Quiet London: Food & Drink

Quiet London: Food & Drink
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Format: Trade Paperback , 128 Pages
ISBN: 9780711235588
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
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London is an exciting, vibrant and often noisy city but this busy metropolis also has a quiet side. Siobhan Wall encourages Londoners and visitors to the capital to wander away from the crowds and discover calm amid the hustle and bustle.This is a guide to over 100 quiet places to enjoy a delicious meal or tasty snack, to be tempted by treats in gourmet delicatessens, to relax with a drink or enjoy afternoon tea in peaceful surroundings.With evocative photographs and a short description for each location, including travel, access and contact details, Quiet London: Food & Drink reveals hidden, tranquil places in once of the world's liveliest cities.

The author

Siobhan Wall is a writer and artist. She initially studied at Cambridge University, followed by a degree in Fine Art at Central St Martin's College of Art and Design, and an MA (Distinction) in Visual Culture at Middlesex University, London. Siobhan has worked as a senior lecturer, teaching photography, cultural studies, video production and fine art for over ten years at universities in London and Oxford.The author of numerous articles on contemporary art published by international journals (Eyemazing, Framework, Ceramics Art and Perception, etc.), more recently Siobhan has curated group exhibitions for British museums and galleries. Her paintings have also been included in group shows at the Whitechapel Art Gallery and the ICA, London and she has two works in the permanent collection of women's art at New Hall, Cambridge.Siobhan is the author of Quiet Amsterdam (9780711233423) and Quiet London (9780711231900).

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Format: Trade Paperback , 128 Pages
ISBN: 9780711235588
Illustrations: 120 colour and b&w photographs
Size: 4.724 in x 6.378 in / 120 mm x 162 mm
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