Author: Roy Porter
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674538399
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Roy Porter touches the pulse of his hometown and makes it our own, capturing London's fortunes, people, and imperial glory with vigor and wit. 58 photos.

London And The Culture Of Homosexuality 1885 1914

Author: Matt Cook
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521822077
Size: 49.36 MB
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Taking his cue from literary and lesbian and gay scholars, urban historians and cultural geographers, Matt Cook combines discussion of London's homosexual subculture and various major and minor scandals with a detailed examination of ...

The Shows Of London

Author: Richard Daniel Altick
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674807310
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An examination of London exhibitions as they evolved from displays of relics in pre-Reformation churches, through the collections of eighteenth-century virtuosi, to the first science museums and public galleries of the mid-Victorian period ...


Author: Anthony Sutcliffe
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300110065
Size: 69.13 MB
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With over 300 color illustrations the book is intended for the general reader and especially those visiting London for the first time.

Charters Of St Paul S London

Author: Susan Kelly
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780197262993
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This volume is an edition of all the surviving documentary material from St Paul's from the seventh century to 1066, with expert analysis and commentary on the history of the bishops and the cathedral community within the city and diocese, ...

London In The Age Of Chaucer

Author: A. R. Myers
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806121116
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As Chaucer walked the London streets, whether as a member of the royal household, as controller of the port of London, as clerk of the king's works, or simply as a resident above Aldgate, he would have met plenty of people he knew.


Author: University College, London. Centre for Urban Studies
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