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Past event archive8 November 2019, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
George Eliotby Sir Frederic William Burton1865NPG 669
John Wilson leads a tour of the display that marks the bicentenary of the birth of George Eliot, one of Britain's most renowned novelists.
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