Cranking it up along the River Lea.
The latest barrel organ news from Hackney, London.
A half-translation of a list of minor torments by Luis Vélez de Guevara for a day on which the Christian Devil triumphed.
Another abundance of redundance. Featuring Russian, German and Italian puppetry, organ-grinding, and other nonsense.
Whether Cervantes saw it or not, it is possible as he describes.
Speculation in French revolutionary fiduciary currency, the murder of the great British ballad-singer, & a revised date (1802) for the start of the supposedly post-Napoleonic emigration of Italian puppeteers & organ-grinders
More monkey mess from the peripatetic Homerton/Hackney barrel organ.
Lukewarm barrel organ-ish ephemera from Hackney, London and thereabouts.
Featuring castanets, monkeys, marionettes, and human and tortoise castles.