Nine-year-old Oliver Dickens the great great great grandson of Charles Dickens poses next to the UK's first statue of Charles Dickens unveiled in Portsmouth

Family Portrait: Oliver Dickens and his Great-Great-Great-Grampa

This little nugget, omg. Nine-year-old Oliver Dickens, the great-great-great-grandson of Charles Dickens, poses next to England's first statue of ... See the Rest

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Just My Daguerrotype

Timeless hunks from the archives of My Daguerrotype Boyfriend. Which one are you going go back in time and seduce? John Calhoun Chamberlain, ... See the Rest

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Hot Look of the Day: A 19th Century Meat Dress

Breakfast meat enthusiast and the author of Bacon and Hams, George J Nicholls, dressed as a side of bacon (his own design) which took first prize at ... See the Rest


The Real Marie Laveau: Voodoo Queen of New Orleans.

She's played by Angela Bassett on American Horror Story: Coven, but in real life Marie Laveau was the spitting image of Toni Collette, don't you ... See the Rest

Video thumbnail for youtube video Classical with a Twist: "Für Elise" Played Backwards then Played Back in Reverse. Huh? - World of Wonder

Classical with a Twist: “Für Elise” Played Backwards then Played Back in Reverse. Huh?

Fascinating. From the DW: "Classical guitarist Jakob XP Brunnbauer brings an interesting twist to Beethoven's classical masterpiece 'Für Elise' by ... See the Rest


Art Break: David and Saul by Julius Kronberg, 1885

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The Starry Night Gif Shop

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Know Your Royal Fashion Icons: Queen Marie of Romania

When I was little, my mother used to always say "Who do you think you are? Marie of Romania?" whenever I put on airs. I had no idea who this Marie ... See the Rest