The truth is, if old Major Dover hadn’t dropped dead at Taunton races Jim would never have come to Thursgood’s at all.
- Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (1974) J. Le Carré
Is there anything better in the whole world than good typography?
A medieval book that once belonged to King Henry VIII will go on public display for the first time today.
The lavishly illustrated Aberdeen Bestiary, created in England around 1200 and first documented in the Royal Library at Westminster Palace in 1542, is part of a new exhibition at Aberdeen University.
the first book of jazz
written by langston hughes
illustrated by cliff roberts
music by david martin
published in 1954, it was the first children’s book to review american music.