The English Seaside in Victorian and Edwardian Times

The English Seaside in Victorian and Edwardian Times

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Through a collection of coloured holiday photographs covering all the major - and several minor - resorts around England's coast, linked to selected written commentaries from Charles Dickens and many others, this book celebrates the heyday of the seaside holiday.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 148 x 206 x 10mm | 281.23g
  • Shire Publications
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • b&w illustrations, index
  • 0747805717
  • 9780747805717
  • 634,160

Table of contents

Early photography; Bexhill on Sea; Blackpool and Lytham; Bognor Regis, Bournemouth; Bridlington; Brighton; Broadstairs; Budleigh Salterton; Burnham on Sea; Clacton on Sea; Cleethorpes; Clovelly; Cromer; Dawlish; Dover; Eastbourne; Exmouth; Filey; Fleetwood; Folkestone; Great Yarmouth; Hastings; Herne Bay; Hove; Hythe; Ilfracombe; Isle of Man; Isle of Wight; Land's End; Littlehampton; Lowestoft; Lynmouth; Margate; Morecambe; New Brighton; Newlyn; Newquay; Paignton; Ramsgate; Redcar; St Anne's on sea; St Ives; Scarborough; Sidmouth; Skegness; Southampton; Southend on Sea; Southport; Southsea; Swanage; Teignmouth; Torquay; Watchet; Westcliff on Sea; Weston super Mare; Weymouth; Whitley Bay; Worthing.
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About John Hannavy

John Hannavy, Professor in Art and Design at Bolton Institute, is a well-known photographer, and a writer and broadcaster on the history of photography.
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