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Victorian Book Group

The Victorian Book Group meets every third Thursday, 1-2.30pm and is led by Karen Laird.

Usual house admission price applies, plus £1 per session.

No need to book – just turn up!

Reading List

  • 19 October: Charles Dickens’ Bleak House
  • 16 November: Amy Levy’s The Romance of a Shop
  • 14 December(please note this is the 2nd Thursday of the month): Henry James’ The Turn of the Screw
  • 18 January: Theodor Fontane’s Effi Briest  (available to order at http://www.persephonebooks.co.uk/effi-briest.html )
  • 16 February: Elizabeth Gaskell’s Wives and Daughters (available to buy from the House Tea Room)

Thu 19th Oct 1pm - 2.30pm

Readings/Lectures, Workshops

To begin with the old rigmarole of childhood…

Wives and Daughters