English writer Elizabeth Gaskell was born on 29th September 1810:
- KNOWN FOR: Mary Barton; North and South; Wives and Daughters: An Everyday Story; Cranford; The Life of Charlotte Brontë.
The Book Hunters by Gordon Grant. Illustration for Collier’s, 1909:
Street Scene (1926) by Stuart Davis:
Laura Reading (1885) by Walter Crane:
I couldn’t resist this copy of Evelina (circa 1970), which I snagged for six cents less than the original price.
Isn’t the illustration beautiful?
We saw Richard Lloyd (co-founder of iconic band Television) in concert last night!
It was epic.
The Hudson at Inwood by Ernest Lawson (About 1917):
The Columbus Museum of Art #mycma
Old Man, a Samovar, and Tea by Alexander Morozov:
- YOU, TOO, CAN LIVE IN NORMAN MAILER’S HOUSE [THE PARIS REVIEW]
- TOM WOLFE, STRAIGHT-ARROW VIRGINIA GENT [THE PARIS REVEIW]
- FABULOUS PHOTOS FROM NYC’S PUNK AND NO-WAVE ERA [FLAVORWIRE]
- STUNNING ILLUSTRATIONS FOR NEW EDITIONS OF ‘FAHRENHEIT 451’ AND ‘I AM LEGEND’ [FLAVORWIRE]