A Good Job Well Done: The Story of Rendell, a West Country Builder (W. J. Romain) soon to be presented for sale on the terrific BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: Amersham: Stocker Hocknell, 1983, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Facsimiles; Chronological tables ; Photographic end papers & blanks;
From the cover: In 1847, a Frenchman designed the aneroid barometer, Jane Eyre was created and there was a financial crisis in Britain. But this did not deter a 30-year-old Devonian exile, William Rendell, from establishing a whitesmith and ironmongery business in the ancient Wiltshire town of Devizes. From t…
Introduction by: Charles Morrison
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper which has been taped to the pastedowns. Text complete, clean and tight.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 175 pages. Index. 11″ x 8¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entice you with something lovely from my Business History (Individual Firms) catalogue?