The English Heritage Guide to London's Blue Plaques 2nd Edition
This amazing guide to blue plaques across London is a human treasure-trove. This latest edition has plaques up to October 2019. With 50+ new entries including Freddie Mercury, Elizabeth David, Sir John Gielgud and Dame Margot Fonteyn. Wonderful colour illustrations throughout and maps by area, you can explore the city’s history and its famous citizens.
‘If people want to find out about our London history, they can go and stand for a minute outside and look at a house where we know that person has lived – I think that’s just wonderful.’ Dame Judi Dench
‘The blue plaque helps us make poetry from the everyday, infusing the hard materials of the city with the feeling of lives lived: a memory of the past making the present richer.’ Antony Gormley, The Guardian
Dimensions: 198mm x 126mm