The City by the Book
Thu, 19 October 2017 - 11:00

Guide: Jill Finch

Venue: St Paul's Underground Station (map)

Nearest station:St Paul's

Charlotte Bronte loved it, Alexander Pope hated it. Known mainly as a place for money making and trade, the narrow alleyways of the City also gave birth to writers and poets. It either charmed or repelled its visitors and it has featured in and inspired books and poetry over the centuries. Jill’s walk from St Paul’s to Cornhill is awash with literary landmarks that might just surprise you. More details