HiLobrow
"Neither highbrows nor lowbrows nor midbrows, but elastic-brows.” — George Orwell
ob_6f9ffb_1915-05-22-lassen-peak-de-red-bluffdoyle world thumb

The effect of the experiment was a world-wide one.

CoalMine1915doyle world thumb

No sound has ever equalled the cry of the injured Earth.

Storrington1957doyle world thumb

“I am about to try the effect of a vigorous stimulation.”

drilldoyle world thumb

It was a most extraordinary and terrifying sight.

doyle world thumb

I took off every stitch of my clothes.

Child_coal_miners_(1908)_cropdoyle world thumb

I gazed down into the dreadful abyss.

20sphotographers_zps928f2b37doyle world thumb

I was in a state of considerable nervous tension.

doyle world thumb

‘Let the knowledge lead us where it will!’

echinusdoyle world thumb

‘You propose to sink a shaft through the earth’s crust?’

doyle world thumb

Clearly the man was a lunatic.

doyle worlddoyle world thumb

“He is a primitive cave-man in a lounge suit.”

Arthur Conan Doyle’s science fiction — REISSUED BY HILOBOOKS!

Sir_Arthur_Conan_Doyle

One of the era’s truly great high-lowbrow high-wire artists.