This week we gazed at the stars, heard a grisly tale from Ireland and took a poignant trip to Trafalgar... it's the salon digest!
A Spoon, a Devil and Terrible Fate for a Tongue
From the newspapers of 1824... this is not a tale for the faint of heart or sensitive of stomach!
A Letter from Trafalgar
A poignant missive from a sailmaker at Trafalgar...
Suzanne Adair is your guide to astronomy in the 18th century...