The reinvention of the night (By Tim Blanning)

The reinvention of the night - By Tim Blanning "In 1710, Richard Steele wrote in Tatler that recently he had been to visit an old friend just come up to town from the country. But the latter had already gone to bed when Steele called at 8 pm. He returned at 11 o’clock the following … Continue reading The reinvention of the night (By Tim Blanning)

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