Virginia Woolf was an English novelist, essayist, biographer, and feminist. and a prolific writer. She is considered one of the foremost modernists of the twentieth century…
In the UK, Blyton’s titles sell at the rate of one a minute. Today, more than two million copies of the books are sold each year, making them one of the biggest-selling series for children ever written.
Thomas Hardy, was born in, Higher Bockhampton, Dorset, and died in Dorchester, in Dorset. The English novelist and poet who set much of his work in Wessex, his name for the counties of southwestern England.
Herdwick sheep are the native breed of the central and western Lake District. The word “Herdwyck”, is recorded in documents going back to the 12th century. DNA analysis suggests that Herdwick sheep came over by boat with the Vikings a thousande years or more ago.
JULY: Water Lily and Great Dragonfly, 1906. From ‘The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady’ by Edith Holden.
Foxglove and trailing roses, June 1905. From ‘The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady’ Edith Holden.