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The Raleigh Club was a dining club founded in 1827. It met at the 'Thatched House', a tavern in the St James area of London as an alternative to the Travellers Club. It was founded by Sir Arthur de Capell Brooke as a place where real exploring travellers could meet, exchange tales, and try the cuisine of far-off lands. It served as a sort of nursery for the Royal Geographical Society and became subsumed by that body later in the century. Prominent early members included Sir John Barrow and Alexander Burnes. * v * t * e * v * t * e

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  • Le Raleigh Club était un club de restauration londonien. (fr)
  • The Raleigh Club was a dining club founded in 1827. It met at the 'Thatched House', a tavern in the St James area of London as an alternative to the Travellers Club. It was founded by Sir Arthur de Capell Brooke as a place where real exploring travellers could meet, exchange tales, and try the cuisine of far-off lands. It served as a sort of nursery for the Royal Geographical Society and became subsumed by that body later in the century. Prominent early members included Sir John Barrow and Alexander Burnes. * v * t * e * v * t * e (en)
  • Il Raleigh Club era un dining club fondato nel 1827. I soci s'incontravano alla Thatched House, una taverna nella zona di St James a Londra, quale alternativa al Travellers Club. Il club fu fondato da Sir quale luogo dove veri esploratori viaggiatori potevano incontrarsi, scambiarsi racconti e provare le cucine di paesi lontani. Fu una specie di nido d'infanzia per la Royal Geographical Society e divenne assorbito da questa organizzazione più avanti, nello stesso secolo. Tra gli illustri primi membri vi furono sir John Barrow e Alexander Burnes. (it)
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  • Le Raleigh Club était un club de restauration londonien. (fr)
  • The Raleigh Club was a dining club founded in 1827. It met at the 'Thatched House', a tavern in the St James area of London as an alternative to the Travellers Club. It was founded by Sir Arthur de Capell Brooke as a place where real exploring travellers could meet, exchange tales, and try the cuisine of far-off lands. It served as a sort of nursery for the Royal Geographical Society and became subsumed by that body later in the century. Prominent early members included Sir John Barrow and Alexander Burnes. * v * t * e * v * t * e (en)
  • Il Raleigh Club era un dining club fondato nel 1827. I soci s'incontravano alla Thatched House, una taverna nella zona di St James a Londra, quale alternativa al Travellers Club. Il club fu fondato da Sir quale luogo dove veri esploratori viaggiatori potevano incontrarsi, scambiarsi racconti e provare le cucine di paesi lontani. Fu una specie di nido d'infanzia per la Royal Geographical Society e divenne assorbito da questa organizzazione più avanti, nello stesso secolo. Tra gli illustri primi membri vi furono sir John Barrow e Alexander Burnes. (it)
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  • Raleigh Club (fr)
  • Raleigh Club (en)
  • Raleigh Club (it)
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