Monthly Archives: July 2011

Maurice with Captain Frank's pistols

Throughout the month of June 2011 an exhibition took place at the award-winning Ashby-de-la-Zouch Museum on the Karteria and her creator, Frank Abney-Hastings’ who was born and brought up just 3 miles from the museum at Willesley Hall. Clearly local interest attracted many visitors, many of whom had never heard of Captain Frank, but there…

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Update on the book!

Monday 25th July 2011
Commander of the Karteria

Things are hotting up with AuthorHouse, the publisher. The final layouts and covers have all been agreed, and in the next few days Quality Control will send it to the printers – at long last. Hopefully the book will be available in about 3 weeks, but we will wait and see!!

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Commander of the Karteria Postcard

We have had some wonderful postcards printed to hand out at the exhibition and various other places. Click for a larger view.

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