Gerrard Street, Soho,

Category: Places | Type: Historical | Title: Great Expectations (in Context) | Author: Charles Dickens | Ch: Chapter XXVI

Soho has had from at least the 18th c. a reputation for bohemianism and literary culture as well as being a place hospitable to émigrés from the French Revolution, such as Dr. Manette and his daughter in A Tale of Twoi Cities. Soho is just north of Leicester Square and Gerrard St. due south of Trafalgar Square.

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