My history professor is still hunting for the guy who copied a bunch of wikipedia articles on the Jacobins and Robespierre and turned it in unsigned. You can feel the rage at the historical inaccuracies from the hall.

ranchelblah:

"The bloodbath that was the French Revolution…"

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"Stalin’s purges ressemble the persecution of the Girondins…"

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"Then Robespierre made everyone…"

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n-nevskaya-n:

Journal de la Mode et du Gout, April 1790.  Very pro-revolutionary redingote.

n-nevskaya-n:

Journal de la Mode et du Gout, April 1790.  Very pro-revolutionary redingote.

fashionsfromhistory:

Skirt & Polonaise

Emile Pingat

1885

Shelburne Museum 

unhistorical:

Detail of the celestial globe from The Ambassadors (1533), Hans Holbein the Younger

detailsofpaintings:

Arthur Devis, Portrait of a Lady in a Landscape
1750

detailsofpaintings:

Arthur Devis, Portrait of a Lady in a Landscape

1750

vivelareine:

"Good Manners" prince plates from the Chateau de Versailles boutique

pilferingapples:

playthatsadtrombone:

Telle est la supériorité de Woody Guthrie sur Napoléon. Or: Combeferre goes hyper-literal and literally kills literal human beings with a literal machine. The speed of sound may be slower than a cannonball, but our guitar also doubles as an actual cannon so we’re pretty set. 

I don’t know why this is going around again this morning, but there’s basically no way I ever don’t reblog it.

They were all of them warm in their admiration; and at that moment she felt that to be mistress of Pemberley might be something!

(Source: winslet-k)