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Most of the women wore a poke bonnet and lusty lotharios laboured a sonnet.
Yet the poster advertising the production could have come from a tin of Quality Street chocolates, all 1840s crinolines, poke bonnets and dainty military men.
Olivia, Mourning deftly captures the atmosphere of her times, offering readers a smooth introduction to Olivia's character and its origins, her purpose, and her growth: "Olivia had heard the good women in the pews behind her all through her father's funeral service, a flock of pecking hens in winter poke bonnets.