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London's strangest tales

Author: Tom Quinn
Publisher: London : Robson, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"Did you know that it is still forbidden to run, carry an umbrella, or whistle in Burlington Arcade? That at the southeast corner of Trafalgar Square there's a tiny, working jail cell that looks like a fat lamppost that still has a direct phone link to Scotland Yard? That the entrance to Buckingham Palace that faces down the Mall is actually the back door, not the front?" From the quirky to the bizarre, this is a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Quinn
ISBN: 9781861059765 1861059760
OCLC Number: 266990956
Description: 378 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Tom Quinn.

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Following in the bestselling steps of theStrangest... series, London is now given the Strangest treatment. This fascinating volume is packed with amazing things you didn't know about the capital,  Read more...

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