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A map of Paris superimposed on London

A map of Paris superimposed on London, showing how small official Paris actually is… but then going on to show the proposed Metropole du Grand Paris, which will cover the whole urban region and is huge – the article has a good … Continue reading

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Greenblatt on Shakespeare’s London

With its crush of small factories, dockyards, and warehouses; its huge food markets, breweries, print shops, hospitals, orphanages, law schools, and guildhalls; its cloth makers, glassmakers, basket makers, brick makers, shipwrights, carpenters, tinsmiths, armorers, haberdashers, furriers, dyers, goldsmiths, fishmongers, booksellers, … Continue reading

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