Soho : A History of London's Most Colourful Neighbourhood

5 (1 rating by Goodreads)
  • Hardback
By (author) 

List price: US$22.33

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Soho, London's most colourful and cosmopolitan district, is being redeveloped, and its long-established residential community is fast disappearing. This account of the area's history uses the unique memories of its current inhabitants, emphasizes its social and cultural diversity and examines its notoriety. It covers the 17th century, when Soho was a fashionable neighbourhood, and the 18th century during which it became a slum district. Its role as a centre of immigrant life is also investigated. Judith Summers is a registered London tourist guide and a freelance journalist.
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 240 pages
  • 159 x 240mm
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 16 pp b&w photographs and maps
  • 0747503842
  • 9780747503842

Rating details

1 ratings
5 out of 5 stars
5 100% (1)
4 0% (0)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X