Few people know much about Middlesex; it is commonly thought of as one large and featureless suburb. Yet it has a history of great interest, crowded with important events and famous characters, from Julius Caesar at Brentford to Winston Churchill at Harrow. Its history also includes minor curiosities of the past--the devil of Edmonton, the witch of Finchley, the miser of Harrow Weald, the highwaymen of Hounslow Heath--amid the varied incidents of local life in places that are now London dormitories. First published in 1953, ...

Middlesex 2003, History Press (SC), Chichester, England

ISBN-13: 9781860772696

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