This beautifully illustrated book explores the history of the Pleasure Beach.  


The author, Professor Vanessa Toulmin is Director of the National Fairground Archive at the University of Sheffield and a leading authority on Victorian entertainment and early film.  She is Producer of Festival of the Mind.  She was Director of the Showzam Festival in Blackpool for 5 years and specialist advisor on Heritage.


  • 144 pages, 26.2cm x 24.4cm.