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London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Horizon Magazine

 
 
Horizon Magazine Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 12, 2017
1. Horizon Magazine Marker
Inscription.
George
Orwell
1903-1950
Sir Stephen
Spender
1909-1995
wrote for Cyril Connolly's
Horizon
Magazine

based here
1940-1948

 
Erected 2015 by Marchmont Association, University of London.
 
Location. 51° 31.411′ N, 0° 7.25′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Lansdowne Terrace and Guilford Street, on the left when traveling north on Lansdowne Terrace. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 Lansdowne Terrace, London Borough of Camden, England WC1N 1AS, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sir James Matthew Barrie (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Bloomsbury Group (about 180 meters away); John Howard (about 180 meters away); Hilda Doolittle (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The White Conduit (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Queens Larder (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Friend at Hand (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Sydney Smith (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
 
Regarding Horizon Magazine.
Horizon Magazine Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 12, 2017
2. Horizon Magazine Marker - Wide View
Note that this plaque refers to the London-based magazine published from 1940 to 1950 - there have been a number of other publications with this same title.
 
Also see . . .  Horizon: Review of Literature and Art (The Open University). "Founded and edited by Cyril Connolly, with financial backing from Peter Watson (who was also its art editor), Horizon was a London-based magazine which published short fiction, essays on literature and art, and book reviews by an impressive range of contributors including W. H. Auden, George Orwell, E. M. Forster and Stephen Spender, who was also the magazine’s uncredited associate editor in its early years...." (Submitted on November 19, 2017.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 19, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 19, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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