Thirteen: Some Peasant's House

October 3rd, 2018, 7:30 am
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Caroline Parkinson
October 29th, 2018, 3:23 pm
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Like many pre-modern cities, Heian Kyo was regularly devastated by fires. The popular way of heating rich people's mansions was carrying (or having one's servant carry) a brazier filled with live coals from room to room. Rooms that were floored with straw mats, walled with paper and notoriously draughty...
May 21st, 2019, 1:26 am
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