BradshawÂ?s Handbook

BradshawÂ?s Handbook

Collector's item, landmark in the history of the tour guide, snapshot of Britain in the 1860s Â? Bradshaw's Handbook deserves a place on the bookshelf of any traveller, railway enthusiast, historian or anglophile. Produced as the British railway network was reaching its zenith, and as tourism by rail became a serious pastime for the better off, it was the first national tourist guide specifically organized around railway journeys, and to this day offers a glimpse… (more)