Literary themed places

It's a magnet is London, always has been, it's always been the centre of the publishing world and London is awash with places that Dicken's lived, Shakespeare played, and many authors were inspired.

TOP 10 LITERARY RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

The Elephant and Castle Story
1. The Elephant and Castle Story
Peter the Great trashed here
2. Peter the Great trashed here
Karl Popper lived here
3. Karl Popper lived here
Tragic house of Karl Marx
4. Tragic house of Karl Marx
Mary Poppins author lived here
5. Mary Poppins author lived here
The Red Lion of Soho
6. The Red Lion of Soho
Phileas Fogg lived here!
7. Phileas Fogg lived here!
The Wig and Pen Club
8. The Wig and Pen Club
Enid Blyton was born here
9. Enid Blyton was born here
Jackie Collins Home
10. Jackie Collins Home

MORE LITERARY SIGHTS:

11. Jackie Collins Home @ Hamilton Terrace, Swiss Cottage
12. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
13. Radclyffe Halls House @ 37 Holland Street, Kensington
14. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
15. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
16. The Turks Head Literary Club @ 9 Gerrard Street, Soho, London
17. Eccentric George Cecil Ives @ 196 Adelaide Road, Lewisham, London
18. Anthony Hopkins Odd Coincidence @ Leicester Square Tube station, London
19. Chopin's Last Performance @ 4 St James' Place, Piccadilly, London
20. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
21. Mrs Lovett's Pie House @ Bell Yard, London
22. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
23. Jacobs Island & Oliver Twist @ off Jacob Street
24. The Pillars of Hercules @ 7 Greek St, London
25. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
26. History of Golden Square @ Golden Square, London
27. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
28. Illustrator Charles Keeping @ 16 Church Road, Shortlands, Bromley
29. Oscar Wilde Statue @ Charing Cross, London
30. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
31. Senate House @ Senate House, Malet Street, London
32. Author DH Lawrence lived here @ 32 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
33. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
34. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
35. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
36. Verde & Company @ 40 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields
37. Roald Dahl's Studio @ 8 Turnchapel Mews, Clapham
38. Edgar Allen Poe lived here @ 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney
39. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
40. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
41. Goddess Mrs Beeton lived here @ 2 Chandos Villas, Harrow, Middlesex
42. Clapham Junction & Oscar Wilde @ St John's Hill, Clapham
43. 142 The Strand @ 142 The Strand, London
44. Shakespeare's Ireland Yard @ Ireland Yard, Blackfriars, London
45. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit @ Brompton Cemetery, Brompton, London
46. Willie Rushton was born here @ Cromwell Road, Earl's Court
47. The Boot @ 116 Cromer St, London
48. HG Wells+Peter Cook lived here @ 17 Church Row, Hampstead, London
49. Exciting Books in Soho @ 11 Brewer Street
50. Berry Bros & Rudd Ltd @ 3 St. James's Street, Lambeth
51. Legend of Fu Manchu @ Gill Street, Limehouse, London
52. The Diary of a Drug Fiend @ 31 Wellington Square, Chelsea, London
53. The Edgar Wallace @ 40 Essex Street, London
54. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
55. Royalty House & Theatre @ 72-74 Dean Street, Soho, London
56. Home of Noel Coward @ 17 Gerald Road, Belgravia, London
57. Peter Cook's Baby Lives On @ 6 Carlisle Street
58. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
59. The Grapes @ 76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
60. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
61. The Dog and Duck @ Frith Street, Soho, London
62. JB Priestley lived here @ 27 Well Walk, Hampstead, London
63. The Holly Bush @ 22 Holly Mount, Hampstead
64. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
65. St George the Martyr and Dickens @ Borough High Street, Southwark, London
66. Sir Clement the Great @ Boundary Road, St John's Wood
67. Chelsea's Anglesea Arms @ 15 Selwood Terrace, Chelsea
68. HG Wells was born here @ Atlas House, 46 High Street, Bromley
69. Agatha Christie's First Home @ 47-48 Campden Street, Kensington
70. Grub Street @ Milton Street, London
71. James Joyce lived here @ 28b Campden Grove, Kensington, London
72. Charles Kingsley lived here @ 56 Old Church Street, Chelsea
73. The Soho Mural @ Noel Street, London
74. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
75. Vampire author lived here @ 38 Great Pulteney Street, London
76. George Orwell taught here @ The Fountain House Hotel, 116-118 Church Road, H
77. Railway Children authors home @ Stratfield House, Baring Road, Lewisham, London
78. JM Barrie and Peter Pan @ 100 Bayswater Road, London
79. Pepys's Ghost @ 12 Buckingham Street, Westminster, London
80. Charles Williams born here @ 3 Caedmon Road, Islington, London
81. Enid Bagnold's Cow @ 29 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington, London
82. Punch Tavern @ 95 Fleet Street
83. Samuel Beckett lived here @ 34 Gertrude Street, Chelsea
84. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
85. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
86. Home of Guinness Book of Records @ 107 Fleet Street
87. The Fitzroy Tavern @ 16 Charlotte Strreet
88. Author Wilkie Collins lived here @ 90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
89. Last Gay Bookshop @ 66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury
90. Frankenstein author born here @ Polygon Road, Euston
91. Author JG Ballard lived here @ 36 Old Charlton Road, Shepperton
92. Sherlock Holmes was Written Here @ 10-11 Northumberland Street
93. The Albany, home to AJ Raffles @ Albany Court, St James, London
94. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
95. Voltaire lived and wrote here @ 10 Maiden Lane, Westminster, London
96. The House by the Thames @ 49 Bankside, Cardinal's Wharf, Southwark, London
97. A.C. Doyle The Eye Specialist @ 2 Devonshire Place
98. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
99. Samuel Coleridge Died Here @ 3 The Grove, Highgate, London
100. The Famous Berners Street Hoax @ 54 Berners Street, London
101. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
102. Home of Sherlock Holmes @ 221b Baker Street, London
103. George Orwell Lived here @ 27b Canonbury Square, Islington
104. Ripping Yarns @ 355 Archway Road, Highgate
105. HG Wells lived here @ 13 Hanover Terrace, Green Park, London
106. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
107. World's Biggest Plum Pudding! @ 17 Easycheap, London
108. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
109. Free Learning for All @ Barnard's Inn Hall
110. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London

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