Books

New in June

The Voluble Soul Thomas Traherne’s Poetic Style and Thought by Richard Willmott Out on 24/06/2021 “The world’s fair beauty set my soul on fire.” In this first study of the full range of Traherne’s poetry Richard Willmott explains his ‘metaphysical’ poetry to all who are attracted by the beauty of his language, but puzzled by… Continue reading New in June

Interviews

Sheila Binns Author Interview

W.H. Crossland: An Architectural Biography by Sheila Binns Out now What inspired you to write W. H. Crossland: An Architectural Biography? My inspiration was the stupendous Founder’s Building, Royal Holloway, University of London.  I first became acquainted with its architect, W. H. Crossland, when I worked there.  However, it was impossible to get to know… Continue reading Sheila Binns Author Interview

Books

New in November

Britain’s Greatest Prime Minister Lord Liverpool by Martin Hutchinson Out on 26/11/2020 Britain’s Greatest Prime Minister: Lord Liverpool unpicks two centuries of Whig history to redeem Lord Liverpool (1770-1828) from ‘arch-mediocrity’ and establish him as the greatest political leader the country has ever seen. In the past, biographers of Lord Liverpool have not sufficiently acknowledged the… Continue reading New in November

Interviews

Author interview with Martin Hutchinson

Britain’s Greatest Prime Minister: Lord Liverpool by Martin Hutchinson Out on 26/11/2020 How would you describe Lord Liverpool’s legacy in today’s economy? Lord Liverpool remains the best exponent of economic polices that produce economic growth and prosperity – the foundation he put in lasted for the whole 19th century. He cut public spending far more… Continue reading Author interview with Martin Hutchinson