10 classic books set in London
From the townhouses of Marylebone to the streets of Bloomsbury and the pubs of Peckham, London has provided the settings for many classic works of literature. If you're planning a trip to the Big Smoke, why not read one of these classic books set in London before you go, and then pay a visit to some of the iconic London locations in which they are set.
For more pubs with literary connections, check out Book Break's literary pub crawl:
If you're looking to explore more of London's literary landmarks, take a look at our Book Break episode which explores some of the beautiful London parks that have been immortalised in literary classics: