Lessons in love: Victorian Valentine's cards unearthed in shoebox give modern day bachelors lessons in romance



0 Have your say A collection of Victorian Valentine's cards have fetched £100 at auction after being found lying in a dusty shoebox.
The 120-year-old cards give a fascinating insight into how attitudes towards wooing and courtship have changed since the 1880s.
The collection of charming and sentimental messages from would-be lovers were discovered in a shoebox.
One of the notes, which is headed "To my love", describes their lover's "bright glances like sunbeams" and "sweet voice music, whispering low".
The antique cards sold for £100 after going under the... read more

 
12 February 2018 in Regional North West , Views: 21
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