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  by Tim Moore

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ISBN: 0099433869
Books Registered: 18
BookCrossing Rating: Average 7 star rating by BookCrossing Members
Books in the Wild: 11
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Amazon Editorial Review

A book that tells the story of London since the Thirties through the 26 streets and stations of the Monopoly board. Acclaimed comic writer Tim Moore travels through the best and the worst that the city of London has to offer. He will stay in hotels in the Old Kent Road and Mayfair; visit Pentonville prison; search for Free Parking; contemplate how the grotty cul-desac that is Vine Street made it onto the board; visit The Angel, Islington - which isn't a road at all but a pub - and who knows, along the way, he could even win second prize in a beauty contest. A funny and meticulously well-researched book, Do Not Pass Go! offers the reader a page-turning history of London through the world's most popular board game.


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18 Copies Registered


Registered by elhamisabel of Frankfurt am Main, Hessen Germany on Tuesday, March 06, 2012

Current status: travelling Average 5 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by wingOBCZ-BO-Bahnhofwing of Bochum, Nordrhein-Westfalen Germany on Thursday, September 06, 2012

Current status: to be read This book has not been rated.


Registered by Uncruliar of Leiston, Suffolk United Kingdom on Saturday, February 06, 2010

Current status: available Average 7 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by wingSemioticghostwing of Ipswich, Suffolk United Kingdom on Saturday, October 03, 2015

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Registered by Diomedes of London, Greater London United Kingdom on Sunday, July 18, 2010

Current status: to be read Average 10 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by Korky of Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire United Kingdom on Thursday, July 19, 2012

Current status: travelling Average 4 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by wingPoodlesisterwing of Walthamstow, Greater London United Kingdom on Friday, March 13, 2015

Current status: travelling Average 8 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by wingDelticwing of Ossett, West Yorkshire United Kingdom on Thursday, January 14, 2016

Current status: travelling Average 9 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by joto-uk of Maldon, Essex United Kingdom on Sunday, January 15, 2012

Current status: travelling Average 6 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by wingcandy-is-dandywing of Great Bardfield, Essex United Kingdom on Monday, May 14, 2012

Current status: travelling This book has not been rated.


Registered by wingcandy-is-dandywing of Great Bardfield, Essex United Kingdom on Monday, May 14, 2012

Current status: travelling This book has not been rated.


Registered by Tuftynut of Stepney, Greater London United Kingdom on Sunday, December 16, 2012

Current status: travelling Average 7 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by tashclayton of Camden, Greater London United Kingdom on Sunday, February 10, 2013

Current status: available Average 6 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by carmendoran of Queenstown, Otago New Zealand on Monday, February 11, 2013

Current status: travelling Average 10 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by timcorke of Bursledon, Hampshire United Kingdom on Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Current status: travelling This book has not been rated.


Registered by H-Og of Birmingham, West Midlands United Kingdom on Monday, February 21, 2011

Current status: travelling Average 8 star rating by BookCrossing Members


Registered by thebookfairy of Wriggle Valley Villages, Dorset United Kingdom on Saturday, January 14, 2012

Current status: travelling This book has not been rated.


Registered by beeofgoodcheer of Stowmarket, Suffolk United Kingdom on Sunday, May 24, 2015

Current status: to be read This book has not been rated.


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