Amoris Est Imperare Orbi Universo

(To love it belongs to rule the whole world)

Agapeta exists now since six months, and this is its 50th post. The first one, dated 9 January, was the poem A Mosaic by Ernest Dowson. At that time, the blog style was restricted to bright text on a whole blue background, with the default black header bar giving the title and subtitle—the header image, red surrounding and right sidebar with Minnie Terry medallions were added in February.  CONTINUE READING…


Minnie Terry, Victorian child pin-up

Photographs of the child actress Minnie Terry (1882 – 1964) taken around 1888-89. Source: National Portrait Gallery and Victoria & Albert Museum collection. Some of these pictures and a few others were also published here.