Life more ordinary

Bath is a photogenic city. Visitors come from round the world to see its crescents, baths and museums – they take their photographs, paint pictures or write long, descriptive letters home about the beauties of the architecture or the city’s long history. But what of life on a daily basis? The Library’s collections contain materials that highlight everyday … More Life more ordinary

Scrapbook delights

Whilst researching for the Cooking the Books event we didn’t just confine ourselves to the recipe books.  We went looking for other images that would also highlight the recipes and the ingredients. I’ve known about my ‘Christmas Pudding Man’ for quite a while – even using him as my avatar for this blog – and … More Scrapbook delights