As it really is one of my favourite places in Aberdeen. Although, it seems likely I will then just be vacuumed up by a rather put-out staff member, who certainly didn’t volunteer with these sorts of goings-on in mind. 112 more words
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So, if you don’t follow me on instagram then you wouldn’t know about my love towards Alice in Wonderland. I decided, as my collection is growing rather fast, ill post blog update with new books or dolls or any other memorabilia i have obtained over time. 336 more words
Romance, 1887-style! Or…was it 2000-style?
In the introduction to the 1915 printing of this book published in 1887, Sylvester Baxter describes the novel as “the ingenious device by which a man of the 19th century is transferred to the end of the 20th”, and notes that in the decade that followed its publication, the world was filled with the agitation it helped kindle. 1,881 more words