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Ghosts of Piccadilly, The

By Street, G. S.

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Book Id: WPLBN0002953800
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Reproduction Date: 2010

Title: Ghosts of Piccadilly, The  
Author: Street, G. S.
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Language: English
Subject: Non-fiction
Collections: Audio Books Collection, Ghosts of Piccadilly, The
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Publication Date:
1914
Publisher: LibriVox Audio Books

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Street, G. S. (1914). Ghosts of Piccadilly, The. Retrieved from http://gutenberg.us/


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Nothing spooky or supernatural, but a very personal gathering of gossip, letters, and fragments of biography of famous people who have lived in Piccadilly (in London, England) ... and of some of the buildings, now long gone. If any part of any city deserves a book to itself, it is Piccadilly. We shall stand before some house in the hours when the traffic is stilled, and I shall tell of its history, of the men and women who dwelt there, and talked and loved and gambled and lived and died. I shall follow the lines of my temperament and tastes rather than those of completeness and impartiality: it is likely that I shall be voluble about Byron and reticent about Macaulay. (From the preface)

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Electronic recorded live performance of a reading

 
 



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