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A Better Life – Part Nine

The Ephrata Cloister

We have already seen how the religious oppression in Central Europe and the haven of religious tolerance offered by Pennsylvania encouraged groups of pietists to cross the Atlantic. 548 kata lagi

Culture

Back to the Fraktur

A little while ago, I posted a few odd thoughts on the intersection of print and content in response to a much better piece of writing… 892 kata lagi

Happy New Year

What better way to celebrate the Chinese New Year than with Coq au Vin?

Calligraphy

Happy New Year

What better way to celebrate the Chinese New Year than with Coq au Vin?

Calligraphy

Birds, Bees and Bumps in the Road

In February I will be in a group show at the Bainbridge Arts and Crafts Gallery called The Birds and the Bees.  Lots of you know I was in a bike accident and lost the use of my right/write hand for a few months.  310 kata lagi

Children's Book Critique Group Blog

Was hat Preußen für Deutschland geleistet?

New aquisition received today; ‘Was hat Preußen für Deutschland geleistet‘ by Wolfgang Menzel, Stuttgart 1870.

In fairly good condition, cost around 20 Euro, I’m looking forward to reading it. 111 kata lagi

Prussia

Bismarck an seiner Gattin

I thought I’d add this here as I was looking for a quote to submit for possible inclusion into a book about the alte deutsche Schrift and liked this, but couldn’t find an exact attribution anywhere, so found it in my own copy of ‘ 94 kata lagi

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