Walking Shakespeare's London: 20 original walks in and around London

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Interlink Books, Mar 30, 2005 - Sports & Recreation - 208 pages
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Twenty walks explore 16th-century London, referencing places in the plays and revealing the city's influence on the Bard's work. This is the perfect handbook for history buffs and fans of Shakespeare.

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Contents

Key to Route Maps
6
Shoreditch and Finsbury
12
Around St Pauls
20
Barbican and Cheapside
30
Clerkenwell and Smithfield
40
Blackfriars to Monument
50
Bishopsgate to London Bridge
59
The Tower and the Wharves
68
St Jamess and Whitehall
116
Hampton and Hampton Court
123
Deptford and Greenwich
132
St Pancras to Marylebone
140
Shakespeare in the Restoration
150
The Age of Garrick
160
Romantic Shakespeare
170
Victorian Shakespeare
179

Bankside
78
Along the Strand
88
Westminster to Lambeth
97
The Inns of Court
107
Lambeth and Southwark
188
Further Information
197
Index
204
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