Tag Archives: Bonesetting in 18th Century

Fame, what you need you have to borrow

“Died last week, at her lodgings, near the Seven Dials, the much-talked of Mrs. Mapps, the bone-setter, so miserably poor, that the parish was obliged to bury her.” London Daily Post, 22nd December 1737. Mrs Sarah Mapp had a brief flirtation … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment