A City Observed

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A fascinating idea for an exhibition, this: the Charles Dickens Museum has gathered examples of hand-painted signposts as a way of exploring London as the great Victorian novelist would have known it. Highlight objects include the sign for the Dog and Pot Inn, which Dickens passed each day on his way to his detested job in the blacking factory when his dad was in the Marshalsea debtors' prison.


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