Curious Tales of London

Curious Tales of London

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Bankside

Secrets of Central London's Squares

Publication Date15th August 2016

Book FormatPaperback

pages96

Illustrations130

Height234

Width165

'Secrets of Central London's Squares' delves into the strange, quirky and curious histories of London's famous squares.
Regular Price £14.99 Online Price: £13.49
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ISBN
9781445656649

Explore the secret, quirky and curious history of London’s well-known squares. Authors Alan Brooke and David Brandon have made some strange discoveries in these famous places, from the personal dedications on the benches in Berkeley Square to the Grade II-listed cabman’s shelter at Russell Square. There are details on the hidden history of the squares, weird and wonderful incidents and little-known facts about the notable houses and the people who lived there. Fully illustrated with photographs old and new, and with helpful maps for navigation, this book will delight anyone with an interest in the more bizarre aspects of the capital’s illustrious past.

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