history of the London Athenaeum, "The immense development of club life which was to take place during the next ten years [after Waterloo (1814)] and which was entirely to transform Pall Mall, dates from the destruction of the Royal Palace, called Carlton House" [GPL].. Pall Mall, London. Source: Ward, facing p. 31. According to Humphry Ward's
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