I DLER the art of living · march–april 2022

TV ROYALTY We meet the producer of The Crown MILTON’S WILD YEARS How slacking inspired Paradise Lost BLOOMS DAY Where to find Britain’s best cherry blossoms HEALING HERBS IN HISTORY Alice Smith’s physick garden

no.83 £9.00

PLUS Music with Stewart Lee, problems with Virgina Ironside, puzzles with Alex Bellos, philosophy with Mark Vernon and our hot young new columnist, Arthur Smith!