In which Carla explores a favorite horror author of Victorian England, and finds an marvelous polymath, an LGBTQ icon, and a woman who rescued ancient Egypt and explored terra incognita.
Story read: “The Phantom Coach”, Amelia B. Edwards
- The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of Amelia B. Edwards
- Crocodile on the Sandbank (Amelia Peabody no. 1) by Elizabeth Peters
Egypt Exploration Fund: https://www.ees.ac.uk
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There Might Be Cupcakes Episode 58: Terra Incognita | Amelia B. Edwards, Victorian horror author, polymath, genius, explorer of the world, and self-taught Egyptologist. She not only wrote horrifying stories, she rescued ancient Egypt’s treasures from ruin and desecration. And she is an