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Interview: Simon Costin on the Museum of British Folklore

published on 20 May 2009

An exclusive interview with set designer and art director Simon Costin and a look at some of the treasure-trove of exhibits inside his Museum of British Folklore.

An exclusive interview with set designer and art director Simon Costin and a look at some of the treasure-trove of exhibits inside his Museum of British Folklore.

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Interview:
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Editorial Assistance:
Eloise Edgington, Grace Rankin
Special thanks to:
Museum of British Folklore

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