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The Grapes @ Limehouse 1918. It's still there: http://spitalfieldslife.com/2010/08/09/at-the-grapes-limehouse/#

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The Grapes - Narrow Street's famous pub that Charles Dickens himself used to visit. It even featured in one of his novels, 'Our Mutual Friend'. Now owned by local Limehouse resident Sir Ian McKellan, it's a very cosy pub famous for its fish restaurant with great views over the River Thames.

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Book cover design / Penguin Publishing UK The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck © Kathryn Macnaughton

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May 6, 1940: The Grapes of Wrath Wins a Pulitzer Prize On this day in 1940, John Steinbeck was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for his novel The Grapes of Wrath. The novel tells the story of the Joads, a poor Oklahoma farming family, who migrate to California in search of a better life during the Great Depression of the 1930s. Steinbeck effectively demonstrated how the struggles of one family mirrored the hardship of the entire nation. Learn more about John Steinbeck’s works with American ...

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Stained Glass of the three parts of the "Grapes". Technique "Tiffany", colored glass art, made ​​in the USA.

Stained Glass of the three parts of the "Grapes". Technique "Tiffany", colored glass art, made ​​in the USA.