Spitalfields Nippers - it is my great delight to reveal these breathtaking photographs taken by Horace Warner in Spitalfields at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries. These pictures which have never been reproduced before, and have hardly been seen by anyone outside his immediate family, are published with the gracious permission of Horace Warner’s grandson, Ian McGilvray.
Paradise Lost, 1667, by John Milton (Poet. England, 1608-1674). Epic Poem. 20th century Treasure Binding by SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE (Bookbinder). More on S+S: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sangorski_%26_Sutcliffe KEEP attribution & organization link when repinning or posting to other social media (ie blogs, twitter, tumblr etc). Don't pin the image & erase the story. Give credit where due. See: http://pinterest.com/picturebooklove/how-to-pin-responsibly/ -pfb
This map of Britain concentrates on the British territories and kingdoms that were established during the fourth and fifth centuries, as the Saxons and Angles began their settlement of the east coast. It provides an overview of all the territories known or estimated to have existed under Romano-British control, but not all of them existed at the same time, or in the same form as shown here. Clickable map for more information on each territory.
How The Internet Of Things Will Rule Your Workday In 2020 [Infographic]
By the end of this decade, the world will be a more deeply and intimately connected place, with an estimated billion smartphones, tablets and PCs, according to Gartner. This cool shows what a typical workday may look like in