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Bloomsbury

a district of central London in the borough of Camden: contains the British Museum, part of the University of London, and many publishers' offices

Bloomsbury

section of London where, in the first half of the 20th century, a group of artists and intellectuals frequently congregated. [Br. Culture: Benét, 115]
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In January 1876 Bryce Junior announced in a front page ad in Nature his return to his "old and now more extensive Premises [at] 90 Great Russell Street.
While many researchers, including this reviewer, were saddened by having to exchange Great Russell Street for the flat ugliness of St Pancras, there is no doubt that the Museum has made good use of the new space; the covering of the Great Court was a magnificent achievement.
Try the British Museum, Great Russell Street, WC1, (020 7323 8181), Museum of London, 150 London Wall, EC2, (0870 444 3852), Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7, (020 7942 5000), British Library, Euston Road, NW1, (020 7412 7332) and the Geffrye Museum, Kingsland Road, E2, (020 7739 9893) with its display of domestic interiors from the 1600s to the present day.
In addition to the badges on display at the museum, which is in Great Russell Street (020 7323 8000), Mr Philip Attwood, curator of the coins and medals department, who arranged the show, has written a paperback booklet, Badges, which illustrates many of the badges in the exhibition and their significance - an excellent 98 page booklet in full colour and on art paper, which gives a true reproduction of the badges illustrates his text.
The former singer, who now lives in Porthcawl, needed 18 stitches on his face after the savage attack in Great Russell Street, central London, on March 7 last year.
A weekend at Jurys Great Russell Street Hotel is handy for shops and West End theatres.
He used to live in Great Russell Street, Hockley, and he used to go to Summer Lane School.
Visitors to the museum, in Great Russell Street, central London, can also see a poem written by hand by Sylvia Plath, with a flower drawn at the bottom, and a proof of Byron's Child Harold's Pilgrimage, dated 1812.
The incident happened in Great Russell Street the early hours of March 7 last year as Strange walked home with a friend after working as a DJ at the Cafe de Paris.
His father's eccentric drawing school in Great Russell Street, London, became the little workshop of dependent youths that Pugin maintained in his near-monastic establishment, St Augustine's at Ramsgate.
He said if trade union members were unable to make tomorrow's meeting, donations of equipment or money could be sent to TUC Aid for Iraq, Congress House, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3LS.
The former singer, now living in Porthcawl, needed 18 stitches on his face after the savage attack in Great Russell Street, central London, on March 7 last year.

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