This is an updated design on an old-world classic with an ergonomic handle to reduce fatigue and interchangeable blades, and is truly a unique tool here in the US. With two cutting blades that 'meet', this is a terrific pruner for cutting tender stems and extra clean cuts. Difficult to manufacture, and still quality crafted by hand in Italy.
When a Christmas Eve blizzard left Clydesdale stranded with Santa and seven elves, the resourceful detective makes the best of the situation. Clydesdale, Santa and all the elves hit it off and have a Christmas to remember.Several years later Santa appears at Clydesdale’s door with worries about a troubled production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Nasty poison pen letters are just the tip of the iceberg of a case that eventually includes hit and run, assault, murder and rape. Clydesdale goes undercover by playing a bit part in the play and finds an oversupply of eccentric, troubled and perhaps deranged suspects. The oversexed, undersized, but well-endowed and detective discovers his personal strengths and weaknesses are well suited for the moody and overly dramatic personalities of the theater. When he goes undercover, he finds some of his best work is done between the sheets.
When a young, sheltered scholar from Oxford has an accident, he is stranded in the rustic cottage of a burley blacksmith. That night he began an entirely new part of his education. In some ways it would have been a dream come true for the repressed young man, but his dreams were never that good, inventive or pleasurable. He soon begins a voyage of discovery and his intellectual and sexual horizons broaden.He meets the humble, but randy friends of his new friend Ralph, the blacksmith. They introduced him to a new world of friendship and sexuality. He discovers what it is to enjoy another man, and how to share his body for mutual pleasure. For the first time, he finds that ecstasy isn’t a word; it’s a feeling. On his travels, he eventually meets noblemen, great artists, Oxford Dons, the boiler room crew of a steamship, a Sheik and some sexually driven Indian Gurus. While they all were of different classes, nationalities and races, they all shared a common interest in exploring the further limits of man’s ability to experience sexual pleasure.
Escaping from a doomed city in ancient Roman Britain, eight men find an abandoned villa once used as a hidden pleasure palace for sexual debauchery. The refugees immediately realize they could easily convert the abandoned villa into a fortress in which to hone their survival skills and explore their sexual potential.