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London's Truly Strangest Tales

London's Truly Strangest Tales contains over 100 extraordinary yet true stories from the city's history. Spanning almost 2,000 years, within this volume readers will discover the remarkable, quirky and often bizarre stories which have been uncovered after years of research in obscure books and long forgotten newspapers. A must read for fans of unusual history.
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Dimensions 13 x 19.7 x 1.7cm
Fabric & material Paperback
No. of Pages 256
No. of Illustrations Text
SKU 02085973

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Service Update (updated 19 March 2020)

We want to make sure your order reaches you as safely as possible. Therefore, due to the outbreak of COVID-19, all orders will be dispatched once the RA has reopened. We will be in touch once the RA has reopened and once your order has been dispatched. 

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Updated 19 May 2020

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From rats to royalty and gardens to ghosts, London's Truly Strangest Tales uncovers fascinating and little known stories about the capital and it's history.

This volume makes a wonderful alternative to the traditional city guide and will lead readers off the tourist trail, to London's most unusual surviving treasures.