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The King of the Golden River - A Reading by Leila Prescott

Date Thursday 9th May 2019
Time 19:00 until 20:30
Meet At Central Library, Carpenter Room
Central Library, Surrey Street, Sheffield
S1 1XZ
Organised By Sheffield Libraries
Description Join Leila Prescott for a special reading ofThe King of the Golden River;John Ruskin’s only published work of fiction.First released to the public in 1851, Ruskin’s famous fairy tale illustrates the triumph of love and kindness over greed and cruelty. A best-seller in its time and now republished with illustrations by Quentin Blake, The King of the Golden River remains a joy to read and hear, for all ages. 2019 marks the bicentenary of Ruskin's birth and this is part of a season of talks, events and activities at Sheffield Central Library celebrating the ideas and legacies of John Ruskin Events are all free but must be booked in advance via unless otherwise stated.
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Type of Event Talk
Primary Focus General Interest
Wheelchair/Pushchair Accessible No
Suitable for Families No