@greg_jenner @feelinglistless @Psythor Gaskell’s Sylvia’s Lovers, Hardy’s The Trumpet Major. Weird reading them from our time perspective.
@greg_jenner @feelinglistless @Psythor & when you think of all those Victorian novels that are actually retro-set in the Napoleonic wars.
@feelinglistless @greg_jenner @Psythor I think that may be part of it. Simon Reynold’s Retromania is V gd on this.. theguardian.com/books/2011/may…
@feelinglistless Aw thanks! @BBCBenThompson @claytonhickman @womensart1 @nocontextgbbo @thetrudz @Gary_Bainbridge @janinegibson
@feelinglistless Now that IS useful!
@feelinglistless am in the holiday inn in Corby. Maybe that explains everything.
@wimpyking Thanks! @jamesofwalsh @feelinglistless