He is author of The Art Instinct: Beauty, Pleasure, and Human Evolution (Bloomsbury).
As a historian, I have often had to contend with the question of how far to take the Bloomsbury approach.
Speaking of the literature you love, the Bloomsbury writers crop up in your collection repeatedly.
The charm of the house, much like the idea of Bloomsbury, is irresistible.
He treated his Bloomsbury friends with extraordinary generosity, generosity that was seldom returned.
Beecot gave her his Bloomsbury address, and also that of his old home at Wargrove in Essex.
I told one of them idle bobbies to go and fetch him from Bloomsbury.
Out in the open street, the Archbishop of Bloomsbury took Alban aside and congratulated him upon his good fortune.
Its a long cry at this time of night from Bloomsbury to the Elephant and Castle.
Mother ate her breakfast quite with appetite, and 30 soon afterwards we were driving in the direction of Bloomsbury.
1910, in reference to the set of Bohemian writers, artists, and intellectuals (including E.M. Forster, Virginia Woolf, Vanessa and Clive Bell, John Maynard Keynes) centered on Lytton Strachey; so called from the London neighborhood where several lived and worked.
Women in love with buggers and buggers in love with womanizers, I don't know what the world is coming to. [Lytton Strachey]The place name is recorded 1291 as Blemondesberi "manor held by the Blemond family," from Blémont in France. It was laid out for housing in 17c., fashionable from 18c.