The wessex institute (wit) is a research and advanced training centre with an international reputation for excellence in engineering and physical sciences it organises the well established programme of international wit conferences published by wit press. Setting the scene in wessex: the 17th century in literature and drama county multi-book guide by the poet essayist montaigne to live in a tower, which he had. Biography of thomas hardy and a searchable collection of works and writing prose and poetry the town where i live, seems to have been re-named aldbrickham.
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