London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Erected 1977 by Greater London Council.
Location. 51° 31.085′ N, 0° 7.583′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Great Russell Street just east of Coptic Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 46 Great Russell Street, London Borough of Camden, England WC1B 3PA, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Museum Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); The Plough (within shouting distance of this marker); John Nash (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); Topham and Lady Diana Beauclerk (about 150 meters away); Bertrand Russell (about 150 meters away); Thomas Henry Wyatt (about 180 meters away); Ram Mohun Roy (about 210 meters away); Bedford College for Women (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
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1. Who Was Randolph Caldecott? (Randolph Caldecott Society UK). "Randolph Caldecott (1846-1886) transformed the world of children's books in the Victorian era. Children eagerly awaited the two books illustrated by him, priced at a shilling each, which came out each Christmas for eight years....Randolph's output, however, ranged wider than this: he illustrated novels (Submitted on October 26, 2017.)
2. Randolph Caldecott (Wikipedia). "Randolph Caldecott (22 March 1846 – 12 February 1886) was an English artist and illustrator, born in Chester. The Caldecott Medal was named in his honour. He exercised his art chiefly in book illustrations. His abilities as an artist were promptly and generously recognised by the Royal Academy. Caldecott greatly influenced illustration of children's books during the nineteenth century. Two books illustrated by him, priced at a shilling each, were published every Christmas for eight years." (Submitted on October 26, 2017.)
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