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Britain's First Photo Album

Now the achievement of Francis Frith and his team is celebrated in a 10-part BBC Daytime television series presented by John Sergeant, 'Britain's First Photo Album', illustrated with hundreds of images from The Francis Frith Collection. This beautifully presented TV tie-in book accompanies the series, and will make intriguing reading for everyone interested in our heritage. This is no stuffy history book, but a colourful and entertaining title crammed full with evocative historical photos from The Francis Frith Collection of places all around Britain as they appeared in the 19th century, combined with modern colour photos taken by John Sergeant inspired by the locations as they are now. The historical photographs are brought to life in a series of fascinating interviews as John Sergeant meets people living or working in the same places today, who tell their stories as they work to keep Britain's heritage alive.

  • 320 pages
  • ISBN 978-1-84589-578-5
  • Size 189 x 246 mm (approx. 7.5" x 9.5")
  • Free optional inscription available!
  • Printed to order
  • Part of our General Interest series of books.
  • Paperback

    Price £15


    Price £21

    Free Photo Print with this Book

    These books include a voucher for a free Frith Photo Print.

    Turn to the back of your Frith book and find a voucher for a free mounted print of a Frith photo of your choice. Simply choose any photo from the book, return the completed voucher with a small payment for P&P. We will then print it in sepia and mount it for you in our Medium Standard mount.

    A Frith photo print

    A personalised inscription on book title page

    The perfect, personalised gift

    Add a personal dedication to the title page - free of charge.

    Most of our books are printed individually for your order. You can add a personal message when you buy that will be printed on the title page at no extra cost, making our books a great gift or keepsake. Available in both hardback and paperback.

    This is a great option for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries and leaving or retirement occasions.