The Collector
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The Collector

What did a Medieval city sound like?

The soundscape of history

I live in London and as such it’s fair to say there are rarely any moments of silence — so much so that I notice when I can’t hear anything. The din of traffic, the chatter of people and the endless building work and expansion of the city combine to create a space that seems to be alive — a kind of urban beast that tosses and turns as it sleeps.

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A Renaissance Writer

I love all things Italian Renaissance, cooking and writing. I can often be found reading, drinking espresso and working on too many things at once