Literary themed places

It's a magnet is London, always has been, it's always been the centre of the publishing world and London is awash with places that Dicken's lived, Shakespeare played, and many authors were inspired.

TOP 10 LITERARY RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

The Elephant and Castle Story
1. The Elephant and Castle Story
Peter the Great trashed here
2. Peter the Great trashed here
Karl Popper lived here
3. Karl Popper lived here
Mary Poppins author lived here
4. Mary Poppins author lived here
Tragic house of Karl Marx
5. Tragic house of Karl Marx
The Red Lion of Soho
6. The Red Lion of Soho
The Wig and Pen Club
7. The Wig and Pen Club
Enid Blyton was born here
8. Enid Blyton was born here
Jackie Collins Home
9. Jackie Collins Home
Ernest Dowson Died Here
10. Ernest Dowson Died Here

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
12. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
13. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
14. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
15. Radclyffe Halls House @ 37 Holland Street, Kensington
16. The Turks Head Literary Club @ 9 Gerrard Street, Soho, London
17. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
18. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
19. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
20. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
21. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
22. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
23. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
24. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
25. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
26. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
27. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
28. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
29. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
30. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
31. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
32. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
33. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
34. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
35. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
36. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
37. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
38. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
39. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
40. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
41. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
42. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
43. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
44. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
45. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
46. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
47. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
48. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
49. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
50. The Dog and Duck @ Frith Street, Soho, London
51. Charles Kingsley lived here @ 56 Old Church Street, Chelsea
52. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
53. JB Priestley lived here @ 27 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
54. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
55. Railway Children authors home @ Stratfield House, Baring Road, Lewisham, London
56. Enid Bagnold's Cow @ 29 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London
57. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
58. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
59. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
60. Grub Street @ Milton Street, London
61. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
62. Last Gay Bookshop @ 66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury
63. The Holly Bush @ 22 Holly Mount, Hampstead
64. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London
65. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
66. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
67. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
68. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
69. Chelsea's Anglesea Arms @ 15 Selwood Terrace, Chelsea
70. Agatha Christie's First Home @ 47-48 Campden Street, Kensington
71. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
72. Samuel Beckett lived here @ 34 Gertrude Street, Chelsea
73. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
74. Peter Cook's Baby Lives On @ 6 Carlisle Street
75. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
76. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
77. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
78. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
79. Punch Tavern @ 95 Fleet Street
80. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
81. A.C. Doyle The Eye Specialist @ 2 Devonshire Place
82. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
83. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
84. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
85. Sherlock Holmes was Written Here @ 10-11 Northumberland Street
86. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
87. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
88. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
89. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
90. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
91. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
92. A Licence to Write @ 22 Ebury Street, Westminster
93. Well Hall Pleasaunce @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
94. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
95. Canada Water Super-Library @ 21 Surrey Quays Road, Rotherhithe
96. Ripping Yarns @ 355 Archway Road, Highgate
97. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
98. The Albany, home to AJ Raffles @ Albany Court, St James, London
99. William Blake was born here. @ 28 Broad Street, Golden Square
100. Bram Stoker lived here @ 18 St Leonards Terrace, Chelsea
101. Creator of the A-Z born here @ 3 Court Lane Gardens, East Dulwich, London
102. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
103. A Monastery and a Bard @ Blackfriars
104. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
105. Home to the Daily Courant @ Fleet Street
106. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
107. The New Clapham Library @ 91 Clapham High Street, Clapham
108. Author JG Ballard lived here @ 36 Old Charlton Road, Shepperton
109. Trafalgar Tavern @ Park Row, Greenwich, London
110. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)

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