Review: Lucy Worsley – Mozart’s London Odyssey

It seemed a rather long time since the poor Review section of this blog had had any new content, and it was perilously at risk of feeling overlooked and neglected. Then, quite by chance, a new documentary from the spirited Lucy Worsley appeared on BBC4. Mozart’s London Odyssey follows a neat and circular narrative, beginning …

Life and Style: The Regency Bachelor About Town

For the young gentleman looking forward to his impending freedom, when he is released from the schoolroom and into Society, the prospect of leading the bachelor life is at once thrilling and terrifying. After all, it may be that the aforementioned gentleman has only a few precious years before matrimony – be it for duty, …