This blog traces the blurring of class divisions as Public Pleasure Gardens, Parks, & Outdoor Sports venues evolve. These venues became gathering places to mingle with neighbors & strangers. Here people could exchange news; meet lovers; play & watch sports & games; make business deals; eat & drink; watch entertainments; & promenade to see & be seen.
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
1751 Vauxhall's Chinese House, the Rotunda & the Company in Masquerade in Renelagh Gardens
The Chinese House, the Rotunda & the Company in Masquerade in Renelagh Gardens; Bowles & Carver 1751; London