Monthly Archives: September 2014

Joseph Banks in a Dutch Track Shoot

About a year ago, I gave a workshop to our second-year students here at Leiden on eighteenth-century letter writing. To practice their newly acquired skills, the students had to produce a transcription of a letter by¬†Sir Joseph Banks (1743-1820), whose¬†letters … Continue reading

Posted in 18th-century letters | Tagged , , | Leave a comment