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Victorian Book Group

The Victorian Book Groups 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

  • September 21: George Eliot’s Daniel Deronda
  • October 19: Charles Dickens’ Bleak House
  • November 16: Amy Levy’s The Romance of a Shop
  • December 14 (please note this is the 2nd Thursday of the month): Henry James’ The Turn of the Screw
  • January 18: Theodor Fontane’s Effi Briest  (available to order at http://www.persephonebooks.co.uk/effi-briest.html )

Thu 21st Sep 1pm - 2.30pm

Readings/Lectures, Workshops

a whispering of leaves and perfume of flowers always pervaded the rooms

Charlotte Brontë, on visiting 84 Plymouth Grove