Posts by William Long

The Impressionists

We all know the power of words. Whether it’s an insult or praise, the effect can be a game changer...

Selling the Latest Electric Typewriter

A few days ago I came across an article about the first of the early typewriters to be patented way...

Great Libraries

When I read an article recently that the remains of an ancient Roman library had been discovered in the centre...

A Movie Studio Logo

I wrote recently that I spent a very enjoyable day travelling through the Surrey Hills, exploring the stunning scenery. However,...

Guernica

Late one evening, after a very entertaining visit to trips through the beautiful Surrey Hills, and to the world famous...

Condensed Books

I read recently that George Orwell lamented that ‘the indiscriminate reading of books can be an exceptionally, thankless, irritating and...

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