sperò

A film about Balboughty Dairy. Music credit: ‘The Parting Glass’ – Karine Polwart and Dave Milligan Old Cine credit: ‘Ayrshire Dairy Farmer’, 1967,

Interlaced Art

When exploring the National Gallery in Edinburgh I was drawn to this woodcut by Christiane Baumgartner. It is called Abzweig Lehrte II. I am going to look for more of … Continue reading Interlaced Art

His suicide was likened to a library burning down

The TIMES review  of ‘A Tomb With a View’ by Peter Ross begins and ends with Shane Mac Thomáis [1967 -214].

Which novel has sold most?

This question was asked in last week’s Sunday TIMES: Of course there is no complete data to refer to but it is thought that Don Quixote tops the list. It … Continue reading Which novel has sold most?