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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. Selfridges, also known as Selfridges & Co., is a chain of high-end department stores in the United Kingdom that is operated by Canadian group Selfridges Retail Limited, part of the Selfridges Group of department stores. It was founded by Harry Gordon Selfridge in The flagship store on London's Oxford Street is the second largest shop in the UK (after Harrods) and opened 15 March Founder: Harry Gordon Selfridge. 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). The book is a very well researched, balanced mix between the history of the department store as a concept and the way people shop through time – which Selfridge changed forever - and a biography, and is a worthy aside to the TV series currently in its final season (Yes, I know the book came first)/5().
Harry Gordon Selfridge, Sr. (11 January – 8 May ) was an American-British retail magnate who founded the London-based department store year leadership of Selfridges led to his becoming one of the most respected and wealthy retail magnates in the United for: Founder of Selfridges. Mr Selfridge. 31K likes. Fan page for the wonderful Mr Selfridge, enjoy!Followers: 30K. 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 d by: Andrew Davies. Mr Selfridge Selfridges & Co Department Store Vintage Cards Touring Over The Years The Past Cartoons Advertising Selfridge's. Sheet incorporating text, decribing the principles of confidence and integrity, with the image of a draped man and a woman, kneeling and holding up a model of the Selfridges J. Campbell.
- This Pin was discovered by Royal Treasure. Discover (and save!) your own Pins on Pinterest. In , the largest department store in London's West End, designed and built from scratch, opened in Oxford Street in a glorious burst of publicity. The mastermind behind the façade was American retail genius Harry Gordon Selfridge: maverick businessman. At the unfashionable end of Oxford Street in London, an American retail tycoon arrives to jettison fusty British tradition and open one of the finest department stores the world has ever seen 69%. The Paperback of the Selfridge: The Life and Times of Harry Gordon Selfridge by Fergus Mason at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : Golgotha Press, Inc.