Rediscovering the disappeared towns and settlements across Britain.
Utopian ideas from an era that looked to the future with optimism.
Laws prohibiting homosexuality helped create new languages of same-sex desire.
The Parisian pornographer who modernised literature.
How did bookselling develop from the preserve of the elite to the Amazon marketplace? It is due, in large part, to the actions of one man.
An introduction to some of the important figures, myths, and places in the city’s history.