Abstract:On the basis of empirical sources the article analyses the daily life of a noblewoman
from the Grand Duchy of Lithuania Izabela Ludwika Borch Platerowa
(1752–1813), with a special focus on several elements of the daily life of the late
eighteenth century woman of the elite: time management and daily routine, food
and diet, health (illnesses and their treatment), and relationships with family
members (husband, children, parents) and the near environment. The article
underlines the network of communication of th…
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