Yorkshire lasses — Calmgrove

An intriguing photographic image, with Les Sœurs Brontë written on its reverse, was found earlier this decade in a private Scottish collection by Robert Haley from Lancashire while he was researching for a book on Victorian photography. As Haley explains in detail on his Brontë Sisters website this monochrome picture of three young women, two […]

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Attention to detail — Calmgrove

Robertson Davies: World of Wonders (1975) in The Deptford Trilogy Penguin 2011 ‘Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.’ — From the Letter to the Hebrews Davies’ Deptford Trilogy is completed by this, World of Wonders, and like the New Testament phrase from the Epistle to the […]

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