The Library Forum Index  
 Main Site  |  Register  |  FAQ  |  Search  |  Memberlist  |  Usergroups  |  Log in 

 Westminster Dragoons camp at Goring-on-Thames, 1914 

Wed 13 Sep, 2017 17:02:13
Replies: 2
Views: 76
Dear Luke,

I don't know if it will help you with your researches, but have you seen the illustrated postcard of Goring sent to DW at that time, and which is the first exhibit in this site's 'Virtua ...
 Rollo Ahmed Article in latest issue of FT 

Fri 11 Aug, 2017 21:04:58
Replies: 13
Views: 6932
Chris Josiffe gave a first class lecture, illustrated with Powerpoint slides. His talk lasted about an hour followed by questions, and was delivered to a packed audience - although surprisingly I didn ...
 Rollo Ahmed Article in latest issue of FT 

Wed 9 Aug, 2017 21:56:34
Replies: 13
Views: 6932
A bit late notice, but if anyone didn't spot it, Chris Josiffe is giving a talk on Rollo Ahmed at Treadwell's Bookshop in London WC1 tomorrow evening.

See https://www.treadwells-london.com/event/ro ...
 The 2017 Convention 

Tue 30 May, 2017 19:52:18
Replies: 10
Views: 3069
Just to complete the tariff, anyone coming to the Convention 'day only' and without accommodation, the charge is £90 if they are joining us for dinner, and £60 if they are only staying for lunch.

B ...
 The 2017 Convention 

Sun 28 May, 2017 19:04:27
Replies: 10
Views: 3069
Dear All,

I've just had prices from the hotel, and they are as follows :

Friday Night 10 Nov B&B ................... Saturday Night 11 Nov B&B pl ...
 A new 'Modern Musketeers' book. 'Blasphemy' ??? 

Mon 22 May, 2017 12:15:07
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Looking at the first 'free' six pages on Amazon, I see another person's name is also spelt two different ways.

But I won't say more 'til I've read it. It's on order.

What do you think ??? Will y ...
 A new 'Modern Musketeers' book. 'Blasphemy' ??? 

Sun 21 May, 2017 21:50:59
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Dear All,

My thanks as so often to Jim Devlin in the USA for some breaking news that had escaped me.

A person named Geoff Martin has written a novel about the 'three musketeers' with the events ...
 DW to feature in Essex Book Festival 

Tue 21 Mar, 2017 22:33:23
Replies: 7
Views: 1118
Can't comment on the talk but the drink in the pub afterwards was good.
 They Found Atlantis 

Mon 13 Mar, 2017 22:25:40
Replies: 16
Views: 16844
Thanks - it would have been funny if it had been there all the time !

Best wishes from this side of the 'Pond' !
 They Found Atlantis 

Sun 5 Mar, 2017 23:27:32
Replies: 16
Views: 16844
Clever solution - it deserves to succeed !
 They Found Atlantis 

Sat 4 Mar, 2017 22:21:16
Replies: 16
Views: 16844
I like that sort of challenge ... sorry I wasn't able to come up with a better answer ... at least yet !

If you find the missing bits let me know ... or maybe you should have a go at reconstructing ...
 Dennis Wheatley's influence on Ian Fleming 

Sat 4 Mar, 2017 21:47:08
Replies: 17
Views: 14466
Just to note that Jeremy's article can now be found at

http://www.spywise.net/pdfs/wheatley.pdf

the old link no longer works !
 They Found Atlantis 

Sat 4 Mar, 2017 15:46:24
Replies: 16
Views: 16844
I would if I could but I can't Very Happy

I've just consulted a copy of the original first edition published in January 1936.

The passage is on page 278 there, and is identical to what you quote from t ...
 DW to feature in Essex Book Festival 

Tue 7 Feb, 2017 20:54:58
Replies: 7
Views: 1118
Well spotted, Darren !

I'd better not say anything else Very Happy

Hope it lives up to its billing Very Happy
 Dennis Wheatley and Haunted Borley 

Mon 28 Nov, 2016 19:54:19
Replies: 1
Views: 1858
Sounds a very good idea to me !

All best !
Page 1 of 33
All times are GMT