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Writing Britain: Wastelands To Wonderlands

Posted at 7:39AM Wednesday 29 Feb 2012

Writing Britain: Wastelands to Wonderlands, 11 May – 25 September 2012

As the world's attention turns to the UK this summer, the British Library will be celebrating some of the outstanding treasures of its English literature collections. Featuring a range of stunning items, some of which have never been seen before, Writing Britain will draw on the breadth of the Library's collections to explore how writers from Chaucer and Shakespeare to Virginia Woolf and Hanif Kureishi have been inspired by, and helped to shape, the nation's understanding of landscape and place

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Writing Britain: Wastelands to Wonderlands

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