The biggest influence on my writing style was Boff Whalley’s superb ‘Footnote’.
It’s not only brilliantly and warmly written. It looks perfect. It’s exactly the right size, feel, weight and smell. Even the typesetting is superlative. Go Bracketpress!
It provided me with a reference book to run to in times of doubt.
They always did a good job, the Chumbas, I know there’s been a mini-backlash… but they’ve always walked the walk and put their money where their mouths are. Plus, they live in Leeds, which is lovely and in Yorkshire 😉