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Whiteley's Folly

By Linda Stratmann

ebook 9780752495262

ISBN: 9780752495262

Published: 14-10-2004


Whiteley's Folly

By Linda Stratmann

ISBN: 9780752495262

Published: 14-10-2004

About This Book

Whiteleys was the Harrods of the 19th century. Its clients included English and overseas royalty and it offered - and delivered - "Everything from a pin to an Elephant". Created by William Whiteley, a draper's assistant from Yorkshire, who come to London with just a few pounds in his pocket, it was a remarkable achievement by a remarkable man.

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