‘The medley on our bookshelf’

We’ve said – a few times now – that Childers is doing something very deliberate in this part of the book. The excursion to Schleswig-Holstein seems deliberately designed to emphasise the growing military threat from Prussian arms, andĀ the little collection of books on the shelf in theĀ Dulcibella’s saloon is just as significant. Our conversation atContinue reading “‘The medley on our bookshelf’”