New PDF release: London Fictions

By Andrew Whitehead,Jerry White

London Fictions is a ebook approximately London, actual and imagined. dozen modern writers, from Cathi Unsworth to Courttia Newland, think about a few of the novelists and the novels that experience helped outline the fashionable urban, from George Gissing to Zadie Smith, Hangover sq. to Brick Lane.

It is a ebook approximately East finish boys and West finish ladies, bed-sit land and dockland, the homeless and the homesick, immigrants and emigrants. All human lifestyles is right here – high-minded Hampstead and boozy Fitzrovia, the Jewish East finish, highbrow Bloomsbury and chinese language Limehouse, Black London, Asian London, Irish London, homosexual London...

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