Jonathan Strange and his servant Jeremy Johns sailed up the Tagus on the British ship, St. Serlo’s Blessing. 1 The pair landed at the Black-horse square in the middle of the city of Lisbon.
January – March 1811
1 “Saint Serlo’s Blessing was the name of one of the four magical woods which surrounded and protected the Raven Kings capital city of Newcastle.”
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrel, Suzanne Clarke