Hello, a little bit late for this meme, but I really do not want to miss it. This week I choose a book I have just finished. The Girl in Rose, Haydn's Last Love by Peter Hobday. The beginning comes from the Overture to the book, obviously following a musical work.
Book Beginnings on Fridays hosted by Rose City Reader
"Studying history is like reading by candlelight: it takes time for the eyes to become accustomed to the shadows."
The Friday 56 hosted by Freda's Voice
"Back at the house in Bedford Row Fanny, the maid, had raised the alarm and told the Master that Miss Rebecca had left the house early in the morning and got into a gentleman's coach. "A review will follow on this book, which is well written, but most of it concerns the music world, which might not be such a bad case.