Lee Jackson

@VictorianLondon

The outpourings of Lee Jackson, Victorian enthusiast, failed librarian, novelist, &c.

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"Tennis need not harm your beauty." advert 1924

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Stylish 1930s advert, lovely font ...

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Last weekend, I spun a stranger's child face-first off one of these. We won't be going to that playground again.

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The Vampire - raunchy Victorian visions (1899) ...

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Death and cigarettes, 1900 ...

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Lady Nicotine (1900)

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I think that, following recent revelations, we all know how Tower Bridge will *really* look in 2012.

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And here's some grass.

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At the fair today in Clissold Park ... Britannia ...

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At the fair today in Clissold Park ... technicolour mini-octopus [warning, does not contain real octopus]

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At the fair today in Clissold Park ... spinning shadows ...

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Is it possible to take a creepy picture on the sunniest day of the year? Yes. Yes it is.

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Facial recognition software can only get you so far ...

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My books are like the bread in a particularly unappetising New Labour sandwich ...

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So apparently Microsoft have moved a few things around ....

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Breast etiquette, 1915 ...

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Islington, where even the meat can't be trusted.

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Either I'm confused, or Amazon just raised its minimum list price for ebooks ... anyone know about this?

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Ok, those of you who like dogs (I am not amongst your number), this is still grotesquely awful, isn't it?

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Here's a zoom on Temple's patriotic sheep (atop gaslight) ... anyone know why they're there?

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