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Princeton and Balloons. There is a connection …

Charles, like many men and women in Victorian England, was a great fan of ballooning and aerostatics. He orders several books on the subject from John Russell Smith over the course of the 1830s and 1840s, and maintains a keen … Continue reading

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TOWIE II: Return to the Miami

The award of an Irish Research Council New Foundations grant was an important achievement for the Charles Clark project. We had previously won the Antiquarian Booksellers Award from the Bibliographical Society which enabled us to travel to the Essex Public … Continue reading

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Another Tramp to Essex

Our Irish Research Council New Foundations Award allows us to revisit the Clark archive in Chelsmford, Essex, and we travel there this Sunday (April 14) in order to spend a week with the material. This time will be really important … Continue reading

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