The Birmingham Magazine of Arts and Industries, Vol.2

By: Spurrier, W.J. (ed.)

Price: £120.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


NB: Vol.2 only.Olive green cloth with title in gilt on spine and front cover. Undated, but c.1900. Condition: Good, with some general light shelfwear and rubbing to covers. Slightly more wear to head and tail of spine. Front pastedown bears the bookplate of James Bertram Falkner Cartland, the father of the novelist Barbara Cartland. Light browning and foxing to endpapers. Binding sound. 176pp. plus subscribers list and some announcements and period advertisements to rear. Many b/w illustrations. The book includes sections on Birmingham including photographers, health, the brassfoundry industry (of which the firm of James Cartland & Son was one of the most important), the homes of the makers of Birmingham, including Pitmaston, the home of Sir John Holder, electric and gas lighting. Scarce.

Title: The Birmingham Magazine of Arts and Industries, Vol.2

Author Name: Spurrier, W.J. (ed.)

Categories: History,

Publisher: Birmingham, The Birmingham Magazine Company: 1900

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 005765

Keywords: birmingham, arts and crafts,