Monthly Archives: April 2012

Tynemouth Market

Last Sunday was the first Tynemouth Antiquarian and Second hand book market of 2012 and what a lovely day it was. I basked in warm sunshine all day (yes, amazingly, we had sun while the rest of the country was … Continue reading

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Reminder for your diary: Tynemouth Market this Sunday

The Tynemouth second hand and antiquarian books market will be held on Sunday April 22nd from 10am – 4pm in Tynemouth Station, which is still undergoing some restoration to bring back its original Victorian grace. I’ll be there at my … Continue reading

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Third Newsletter – Now Available

My third newsletter is now available from this website. I hope you enjoy my articles on the interesting history of silhouettes and on foxing, a common phenomenon many will be familiar with yet may understand little about. Also included are … Continue reading

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Antiques Road show Episode- Unseen Nelson Print

I wonder if any of you saw the recent Antiques Road show Episode which featured an etching of Admiral Lord Nelson by Henry Edridge (1768-1821). The etching had apparently hung unseen in a school common room for many years and … Continue reading

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