From the Bloomsbury Group to the Camberwell Carrot, Samuel Johnson to Boris Johnson and Oranges and Lemons to apples and pears,
Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable gathers together the people, places, events, culture, anecdotes, slang and catchphrases
that make London one of the greatest cities on Earth.Perfect for looking up something interesting that you've found on your
travels through the city, or simply browsing through to impress your London friends with the breadth of your knowledge --
you're bound to find something that they've never even heard of before. So whether you're a Londoner through and through,
a newly-arrived citizen, a frequent visitor or you prefer to experience this bustling and cacophonous city from the safety
of your armchair, Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable will bring the heart and soul of London to your bookshelf.