David Jones : 175 years / Helen O'Neill.Publisher: Sydney : NewSouth Publishing, 2013Description: 335 p. : ill. (some col.), ports (some col.) ; 31 cmISBN: 9781742233499 (hbk.); Subject(s): David Jones (Firm) | Department stores -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- HistoryDDC classification: 381.14109944
Everyone, it seems, has a story about David Jones. This iconic department store began in 1838 when maverick retailer David Jones threw open the doors of his first shop in Sydney. One hundred and seventy-five years later the business that bears his name has stores across the country. David Jones is synonymous with style and progress.