The bright pale February sunlight lay on the little
court of Beaufort College, Cambridge, on the old dull-red
smoke-stained brick, the stone mullions and mouldings,
the Hall oriel, the ivied...
Arthur Christopher Benson was one of the most prolific and popular essayists of the Edwardian period. Son of an archbishop of Canterbury, editor of the selected letters of Queen Victoria, and author o...