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Lympstone History Society Talk – The Cathedral Green Fire & Exeter's ancient buildings
22 Mar 2018 19:30PM

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27 Mar 2018 10:30AM

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Sidmouth's Literary Connections

Literary Connections

Sidmouth's Literary Connections

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By Nigel Hyman

Jane Austen had a romantic attachment; Elizabeth Barrett was lulled to sleep by the noise of the sea; JRR Tolkien found the inspiration to continue writing Lord of the Rings; Rupert Brooke wrote a poem for his new young love; Beatrix Potter wrote about a pig; John Betjeman wrote a poem Still Sidmouth; RF Delderfield spent his later years here; Stephen Fry wrote about the town whilst filming Jeeves and Wooster; and there are others…

Published 2016.

48pp A5 softback.