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Blogging by moonlight
on history, music, arts,
writing and gardening.

Some Recent Posts ...

The places where Queen Victoria lived - a tour.
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The Pied Piper
The cult of celebrity in Hamelin, home of the Pied Piper
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The artist Allan Ramsay - Jacobite or Royalist?
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The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy. Exhibition Catalogue
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Art and Design (architecture, paintings, book covers, portraiture)

Gothic Romanticism (poetry, novels, Pre-Raphaelites, music)

History (Tudor, Elizabethan, Georgian, Regency, Victorian, Belle Epoque)

Humour (Sir Robin's guest posts, food and drink, recipies)

Literature (books, reading, writing, poems, character, historical fiction)

Garden and Outdoors (seasonal observations, plants, landscape)

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