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Lunch-time Talk: Cranford’s Illustrators

Cranford’s famous illustrations helped to popularise Elizabeth Gaskell’s much-loved novel.

Find out more about the story behind these iconic illustrations in this informative lunch-time talk with former Portico Library librarian, Emma Marigliani

Lunch-time talks and readings are included in usual House entry

No booking required, but please make sure you arrive in good time to get a seat.

For more talks, see our full programme

22nd Nov 2020

1pm - 1.45pm

Readings/Lectures

We've got a house...it certainly is a beauty...I must try and make the house give as much pleasure to others as I can.’

Elizabeth Gaskell, in a letter to her friend Eliza Fox in 1850.