Monthly Archives: May 2014

Worsley’s Dream

“One night I had an absurd dream. I dreamed that Burlington Street was full of ice blocks and that I was navigating a ship along it. “Next morning I awoke and hurried along to Burlington Street. A sign on a … Continue reading

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Men Wanted

Apocryphal, yet apt.

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No. 4, New Burlington Street

Outside the offices of The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, No. 4, New Burlington Street, London. [via]

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Locksley Hall

[…] O, I see the crescent promise of my spirit hath not set. Ancient founts of inspiration well thro’ all my fancy yet. Howsoever these things be, a long farewell to Locksley Hall! Now for me the woods may wither, … Continue reading

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Tryggve Gran

Tryggve Gran with his plane North Sea, 30 June 1914, just before his North Sea crossing. [photo: Norwegian Technical Museum]

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