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Latest Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood Stories

2008-08-08 03:00:28

THE story of a group of 19th century artists who rebelled against the establishment is being made into a TV drama. BBC2's six-part drama Desperate Romantics will tell the story of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. The group formed in 1848 to promote the direct depiction of nature in art.


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honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.