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Selfridge

Reginald Pound

Selfridge

a biography

by Reginald Pound

  • 108 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Merchants,
  • Selfridges (Firm),
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination268 p., [9] pages of plates
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26982343M
    OCLC/WorldCa3766034


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Selfridge: The Life and Times of Harry Gordon Selfridge - Kindle edition by Mason, Fergus. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Selfridge: The Life and Times of Harry Gordon Selfridge/5(60).

Apart from the rise and equally rapid fall of HG Selfridge, the book introduces names of other businesses also rising at that time, that today are very well known-Waring and Gillows for one and Instead, it is a book about Harry Gordon Selfridge and the times in which he lived, somewhat of a social commentary of the early twentieth century/5.

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I enjoyed watching the BBC show portraying the life of Harry Gordon Selfridge and wanted to read a more accurate account of his life. This book had a lot of "extra" information that was interesting but that I felt wasn't pertinent to the Selfridges story.

Overall it was a worthy 1 hour read/5. Mr Selfridge is a British period drama television series about Harry Gordon Selfridge and his department store, Selfridge & Co, in London, set from to It was co-produced by ITV Studios and Masterpiece/WGBH for broadcast on series began broadcasting on ITV on 6 January and 30 March on PBS in the United of episodes: 40 (list of episodes).

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Open today: AM - PM. All photos (1,) What Makes It Special. Regarded as one of the best department stores in the world, this Oxford Street behemoth boasts a high-glam beauty hall, sprawling shoe gallery, Cowshed spa, restaurants, and even an in-store psychic.

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He was the son of Harry Gordon Selfridge and Amelia "Rose" Buckingham. He married Charlotte Elsie Dennis on 10 June at Libertyville, Illinois. He left Selfridges in England and returned to the U.S. in where he continued to work as a retail en: Ralph Gordon Selfridge, PhD, "gr, Martin G.

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