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WHERE THE GREAT 'DOCTOR' WAS BORN

WHERE THE GREAT 'DOCTOR' WAS BORN

Samuel Johnson's father kept a bookshop in Lichfield at the corner of Market Street, and a Johnsonian museum is now established in this much-visited birthplace. The old house is very attractive, with its projecting first storey propped by pillars.

Other pictures from The Literary Shrines of England


WHERE FAMOUS POETS ARE HONOURED IN THE PRESERVATION OF THEIR HOMES AND HAUNTS

DR. JOHNSON IN LICHFIELD MARKET-PLACE

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