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The Crimson Field - putting history into historical fiction

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and the case of George Edalji

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Why Queen Elizabeth II is in the Guinness Book of World Records

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British landscapes from your favorite books to explore on vacation

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This story from Stephen Fry about Harry Potter is brilliant

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The journeys of Celia Fiennes through 17th-century England

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On this day, 266 years ago, Dr Samuel Johnson published his Dictionary

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Queen Elizabeth on her relationship with Christ

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Husband hunters: American heiresses who married Into the British aristocracy

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The story of Meghan Markle's wedding tiara

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Get a different perspective! See London by bike

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Five things to see at The British Library, London

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The wonderful legacy of Beatrix Potter, author of "Peter Rabbit"

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Q&A with Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes

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British Pathé footage of George Orwell at the premiere of 1984

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Have you seen Belgravia, the drama by the creator of Downton Abbey?

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On this day: Irish "Dracula" author Bram Stoker died

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Was Lord Mountbatten In an open marriage?

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Stephen Fry describes the wonder of reading for Duchess of Cornwall's Insta club

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Thomas Hardy’s Wessex Country

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Letters from Father Christmas by Lord of the Rings author J. R. R. Tolkien

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What to read? Top five British Royal biographies of 2020

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A Q&A with Philippa Gregory: The Taming of the Queen

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The private history of Britain’s Cathedrals, an expert explains

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Director Bharat Nalluri on The Man Who Invented Christmas the movie, and Charles Dickens