The Trouble With Mr. Darcy
Darcy & Lizzy plan an excursion abroad.
The European travelers
Begin with crossing the English Channel from Dover to Calais.
piles of luggage
typical daily attire for Dr. Darcy
Dover Castle, Kent, and the seaport
Shipping off Dover Castle 1788
Calais pier in 1803
Preparing in Calais for journey to Paris
stunning French landscape as they travel
view from Pont Neuf, 1763
busy streets of Paris
Hôtel d'Arlatan in Paris
another Hôtel salon
French Parisian dining room
grand dining room
The Darcys' bedchamber in Paris
landscape of France
French countryside chateau
gorgeous countryside in France
Switzerland map, 1803
Switzerland houses & countryside
The Alps viewed from Geneva
Chillon Castle on Lake Geneva in Switzerland
Swiss country house of Baron and Baroness Oeggl
a portion of the large Oeggl family
numerous children to play with Alexander
on the shore of Lake Geneva
Stories told of the Great Saint Bernard Pass through Alps to Italy.
Note hospice of the monks.
"Faith of St. Bernard"
by John Emms
"alpine mastiffs" bred by the monks.
bred to rescue and guard the pass
1802 painting of the Great St. Bernard Pass, by Biedermann
Napoleon on the St. Bernard Pass
by Jacques Louis David
Napoleon musters troops to invade Italy via Pass, 1800.
Darcy, Lord Matlock, and the Oeggl men enjoy hunting.
at Oeggl mansion
Georgiana & Matlocks
ascend the Great Saint Bernard Pass ...
... and cross Alps into Italy.
The Darcys and George return to England ...
... visiting family at Rosings in Kent first.
Anne (de Bourgh) Penaflor
pregnant with her first child
"Evelina" by Fanny Burney
"Tom Jones" by Henry Fielding
Reverend William Collins
Rachel and Leah Collins
in a kurta from "Uncle Goj"
Lady Catherine's corgis
corgi herding ducks