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Old Riding Schools

This fascinating advert appears in the Bath Directory of 1846 : It reads : “CARTER’S Riding School, Livery & Commission Stables, Top of Russell Street, Bath Ladies & Gentlemen taught the Polite Art of Riding by an Experienced Master Horses … Continue reading

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Lawn Boots

This blog entry is about lawn boots. Partly because they are interesting but largely because they contain no letter “D”. Note the missing key This isn’t an intellectual exercise, I’m no Georges Perec (he wrote “La Disparation”, a novel without … Continue reading

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