Main image credit: Charles Booth, 'Descriptive Map of East End Poverty' in Life and Labour of the People in London. Volume 1: East London (London: Macmillan, 1889)

COMPETITION: Free Copies of Arthur Morrison’s A Child of the Jago for five lucky winners!

Our friends at Oxford University Press have kindly donated five copies of A Child of the Jago to give away as part of the Victorian Shoreditch: In Search of Arthur Morrison’s ‘Jago’ walking tour. The walking tour will be taking place on Tue 22 October and will celebrate the 150th birthday of the celebrated East End writer.

To enter please answer the following question:

What area of London is the ‘Jago’ based on?

Please submit your answer in an email headed ‘A Child of the Jago Competition’ to by the end of Sunday 27 October 2013. The winner will be drawn at random from the correct answers and will notified be email during the week of Monday 28 October 2013.

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