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This hallway/entrance has it just about right.

This hallway/entrance has it just about right.

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On my list of reading
Rufus (1762-1765) by George Stubbs

Anonymous asked: You seem like an interesting character, but your blog is quite ambiguous about the person behind it all; will you tell us about yourself?

Thanks for your message! The ‘about’ section tells you something of the idea behind the blog, an idea I do live as well as try to aspire to. There were some photos of me too, but I recently took them down. Was there anything in particular you wanted to know?

Lady Stairs Close, Edinburgh by Colin Myers Photography on Flickr.
Would love to visit this city again
John Baskerville, a man and his (wonderful) typeface
EUGENE ATGET: His project, Old Paris begun around 1897 and ending in the 20s focused on the disappearance of the 19th century’s architectural dream realm as the city was swept by modernisation schemes. 
What a courtyard
A design by William Morris
Hertford College, Oxford
Urbino by Vittorio Pandolfi
One of my best friends lives here. I love it.

Urbino by Vittorio Pandolfi

One of my best friends lives here. I love it.

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A fine blanket
Churchill.
The man knew how to deliver a speech.