Category Archives: Blogging

2015 in review

A Happy, Prosperous and Productive New Year to you all – thank you for coming, thank you for following, thank you for reading, and let’s look forward to 2016. The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for … Continue reading

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Music To Buy Books By

Hello.  It’s me, Pauline Schol, again.  The Guv’nor won’t admit it, but he’s a little bit miffed that the blog got about ten times more visitors than usual after my post last week – “Well, if that’s what they want, … Continue reading

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Two Hundred Hours at Ash Rare Books

A guest post by Pauline Schol. Having finished six courses as part of the MA in the History of the Book at the Institute of English Studies (London University), I and my fellow students were offered a chance to be … Continue reading

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Nothing to Say

No time for a post this week I am afraid, but if you haven’t come across it before, you may perhaps like “The True Story of how I am related to Dickens (but not in a good way) ” over … Continue reading

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2013 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Click here to see the complete report.

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The Aertex Years

Caught a glimpse of the Olympic Torch as it passed by earlier today – only by dint of some minor civil disobedience.  When did people start simply ignoring policemen? The Torch rests tonight on Tooting Common – which is just … Continue reading

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2011 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,600 times in 2011. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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