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Tales From Shakespeare by Charles and Mary Lamb

To commemorate (some people are using the term ‘celebrate’ which seems a bit off!) the 400-year anniversary of Shakespeare’s death on April 23, each day this week I will be posting about a book linked to the great Bard of Avon. 594 more words

Book Review

TEAM ABBA WITH ROLLCENTRE RACING WINS 24H SILVERSTONE

The Team ABBA with Rollcentre Racing BMW M3 V8 (#246, Richard Roberts/Charles Lamb/Martin Short/Richard Neary) has won the Hankook 24H SILVERSTONE. The English team went from last to first after not having been able to set a qualifying time due to a broken driveshaft. 636 more words

The red-letter days, now become, to all intents and purposes, dead-letter days. – Charles Lamb http://dlvr.it/Km1PYj

English

Of Enjoying Life

My theory is to enjoy life, but the practice is against it. – Charles Lamb

Life

Correction to an Earlier Post: Why I Like Go Set a Watchman

In a previous post, I maintained that the newly discovered book Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee was merely a rough draft for… 857 more words

Writing

February 10 in history

1258 – Baghdad fell to the Mongols, and the Abbasid Caliphate was destroyed.

1306 Robert the Bruce murdered John Comyn, his leading political rival sparking revolution in the Scottish Wars of Independence. 404 more words

History