A collection of some thirty stories to illustrate the extraordinary diversity of both London life and London writing over the past four centuries, from the time of Shakespeare to the present day. Beautiful hardback gift edition with silk ribbon and sewn binding.
Jerry White is the leading social historian of modern London. The final volume in his trilogy chronicling the city's past three centuries, London in the Eighteenth Century. A Great and Monstrous Thing, was published to critical acclaim in 2012.