By Travis Elborough and Nick Rennison
Even the most devoted Anglophile will learn something new from these four hundred fun and wide-ranging trivia questions about London history, monuments, architecture, famous residents, place names, notable events, and more. London Quiz delightful way to explore the city on foot or via armchair.
Categories include: Crime and Punishment, London in the Movies, Musical London, Theatrical London, Royal London, Folklore and Customs, Drinkers' London, Wartime London, Literary London, London Buildings , Roads and Rivers, Shops and Shopping, London Churches, London Transport, Jewish London, London Firsts, Lost London, London Men and Women, The London Dead and A London Miscellany.
About the Authors
A former bookseller and website editor, Travis Elborough is a regular contributor to the Guardian and has written for Sunday Times, New Statesman, The Oldie, TATE ETC., and BBC History magazine and frequently appears on BBC Radio 4 and Five Live. He lives in London.
Nick Rennison has worked as a writer, editor, and bookseller for more than twenty years. He has a particular interest in London's history and literature. His London Blue Plaque Guide has been through three editions in the last decade; he has also published The Book of London Lists, described by the London Evening Standard as a book that "can teach even the most die-hard Londoner something they didn't know."