By David Thomas

A clean and vibrant examine Shakespeare’s London released at the four-hundredth anniversary of the playwright’s demise. Readers can discover the streets of Shakespeare’s London and notice the attractions he observed, whereas studying how humans ate, drank, misbehaved and had a good time.

You will observe what it used to be prefer to be a vacationer within the 16th century from the voices of people that got here to London in the course of Shakespeare’s day. you'll trip with them to the most important vacationer attractions and should methods to get approximately, the place to stick and what to devour and drink. you are going to stopover at the royal palaces, London’s recognized gardens, the Tower of London and previous St Paul’s Cathedral. you will find the excitement of London’s theatres, the activities humans performed and the purchasing they loved. As now, London was once well-known as a buying vacation spot. yet pay attention, London is stuffed with those that will choose your wallet or trick you from your cash and also you are continuously in danger from the plague or perhaps the polluted water offer.

Most of the London Shakespeare knew has been destroyed by way of fireplace, battle and builders, yet a stunning variety of structures and areas which he knew nonetheless continue to exist. The ebook includes guided excursions which exhibit you to pattern the ambience and spot the points of interest which Tudor travelers enjoyed.

This identify will attract Shakespeare enthusiasts, social heritage enthusiasts, fiction and drama enthusiasts, scholars and a person with an curiosity during this attention-grabbing period of London’s historical past.

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