Mary Seacole Book
A STATUE FOR MARY: The Seacole Legacy
Edited by Lord Clive Soley and Jean Gray
Cost: Price £20
Sculptor Martin Jennings’ stunning monument is the first statue of a named black woman in the UK. This commemorative book describes the 12-year campaign to make it happen. It outlines the sculptor’s vision for this important London landmark in the grounds of St Thomas’ Hospital, Westminster and reveals how Mary’s work lives on through the Mary Seacole Trust.
The full cost of the book will go towards maintaining the statue and promoting Mary’s legacy.