The Real Life Mystery Behind the SOS Series
It’s probably no surprise to readers that I’m a bit of an Anglophile. I love rummaging through antique stores for vintage English finds–especially English plates, which I collect and display in my kitchen. I was in a small antique store along the Ohio river in 2017 when I saw the spine within a stack of other books right away: Lodge’s Peerage of the British Empire.
I thought, No way. An encyclopedic volume of the genealogy of the British nobility? And this one was circa 1839?!?
To Be Continued…