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image of White & Poppe Ltd: engine manufacturers, Coventry

White & Poppe Ltd: engine manufacturers, Coventry

by Hassell, Jeromy

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition Thus
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£10.22

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Witney: Lightmoor Press. Very Good. 2003. 1st Edition Thus. Softcover. Clean and tightly bound paperback, stapled spine, offprint from a journal, paper covers, no inscriptions. 24 pages, illustrations in the text, bibliography .
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Liberty's: a biography of a shop

by Adburgham, Alison

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780043800218
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£6.39

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George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.. Very Good. 1975. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0043800211 . Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine faded, card covers rubbed at corners, but generally appears little used, no inscriptions. 160 pages, some colour & many b/w photos and illustrations in the text, index .
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image of The ever open door: Alfred Herbert Ltd., Coventry

The ever open door: Alfred Herbert Ltd., Coventry

by Anon.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1928
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£19.16

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Coventry: Alfred Herbert. Good. 1928. First Edition. Softcover. Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, pictorial covers, neat name/date [1929], else no inscriptions, minor wear at corners but appears little used. 40 pages, 4 plans and 30 photo illustrations in the text. 'Makers, importers and exporters of machine tools, small tools and machine shop accessories'… Read more
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image of The history of the Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters: the art and  mystery of framework knitting in England and Wales

The history of the Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters: the art and mystery of framework knitting in England and Wales

by Mason, Sheila A.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
2000
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£31.94

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Oadby: Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean & tightly bound hardback book which is signed by the Master of the Company on the front endpaper but is otherwise unmarked, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xii + 282 pages, 50 b/w plates, and 8 in… Read more
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Kingfield under fire

by Cash, R. J.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1946
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£19.16

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Coventry: J. & J. Cash. Good. 1946. First Edition. Softcover. Clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, pictorial cover a little creased, no inscriptions, appears little used. 16 pages, illustrations in the text .
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Weighed in the balance: a history of the Laboratory of the Government Chemist

by Hammond, P. W. & Egan, Harold

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780115153020
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£11.50

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Teddington: HMSO. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 0115153020 . Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright priceclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xviii + 372 pages, 91 illustrations in the text, notes, appendices, bibliography, index .
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British hosiery and knitwear

by Mason, S. G.

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£7.03

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The Hosiery and Knitwear Export Group of Gt. Britain. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has a closed tear to the top edge, and a small area of loss at the bottom edge of the rear panel. Appears little… Read more
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image of Days at the factories: or the manufacturing industry of Great Britain  described

Days at the factories: or the manufacturing industry of Great Britain described

by Dodd, George

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1975
Condition
Fair in Good dust jacket
Edition
New edition
ISBN
9780715810767
Item Price
£11.50

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EP Publishing. Fair in Good dust jacket. 1975. New edition. Hardcover. 0715810766 . Reading copy, an ex library hardback with the usual stamps & stickers, no inscriptions, in an unclipped dustjacket, title faded from orange to yellow at the spine. [vi] + 408 pages, many engravings in the text. A facsimile of chapters 1 to 17 of… Read more
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The Andrus Bindery: a history of the shop 1831 - 1838

by Brainard, Newton C. (ed)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1940
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
£12.77

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USA: Sign of the Stone Book. The Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1940. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in quarter green cloth over biege boards with title on label, no inscriptions. 50 pages, illustrations in the text. Privately printed .
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image of All part of the service: a pictorial history of Leicester's service  industries

All part of the service: a pictorial history of Leicester's service industries

by Mills, Joyce

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781901156058
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£6.39

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Leicester: Leicester City Council. Very Good. 1996. First Edition. Softcover. 1901156052 . Clean and tightly bound small landscape format paperback original, no inscriptions, appears little used. 108 pages, illustrations in the text. A 'Living history unit' publication .
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Contour and cream

by Symington, Ian

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£11.50

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Market Harborough: Harborough District Council. Very Good. 2004. First Edition. Softcover. Clean paperback original, pictorial card covers, stapled spine, appears little used, no inscriptions. 32 pages, colour photos and illustrations in the text. From table creams to corsets: the memories of factory workers whose lives were cut, sewn and moulded by the Symington Foundation .
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In my fashion: starting work in the heyday of Leicester's knitwear factories

by Essinger, Mary

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781872883793
Item Price
£7.66

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Wymeswold: Heart of Albion Press. Fine. 2005. First Edition. Softcover. 1872883796 . Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions. Appears little used. viii + 80 pages + adverts, illustrations in the text .
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image of Castle mills: the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the firm of  Thomas Haines and Company Limited

Castle mills: the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the firm of Thomas Haines and Company Limited

by Anon

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1962
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£6.39

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Melbourne: Thomas Haines and Company. Good with no dust jacket. 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Clean hardback tightly bound in white cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, and the backstrip has been neatly repaired, no inscriptions. 32 pages, illustrations in the text. A contemporary newspaper clipping of related interest is laid in ; .… Read more
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The road from Aston Cross: an industrial history, 1875-1975

by Wright, Louise

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780950434308
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£8.94

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Leamington Spa: Smedley - HP Foods. Very Good. 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. 0950434302 . Clean hardback tightly bound in red cloth with gilt titles, no inscriptions. Issued without a dustjacket. xx + 80 pages, 96 illustrations on plates (4 in colour), drawings in the text, chronology .
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image of The Clough: the journal of John Crossley & Sons Ltd. Halifax Vol 2 no. 1  Autumn 1960

The Clough: the journal of John Crossley & Sons Ltd. Halifax Vol 2 no. 1 Autumn 1960

by Horton-Fawkes, N. (ed)

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1960
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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£7.66

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John Crossley. Good. 1960. First Edition. Softcover. A large format (8 x 10 inches) paperback original, pictorial card covers, stapled spine, no inscriptions. 28 pages, photos and illustrations in the text. News about exhibitions, changes in production plus reports from company social clubs and a list of retirements and deaths. Sadly a number of employees… Read more
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A taste of tradition: the story of the Samworth family business (1896 - 1996)

by Beaver, Patrick

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780485115109
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£8.94

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Athlone Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. 0485115107 . Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xx + 202 pages, colour frontispiece and several b/w photos in the text, chronology, index .
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Poland's at Lloyds

by Bruce, George

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780950073057
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£7.03

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Henry Melland. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. 0950073059 . Very clean, tightly bound book, dark blue boards slightly faded at top edge, no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is creased at the edges and sunned. 160 pages, photos on in text, decorated endpapers; .
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image of 100 years plus of keymaking: the history of Arthur Hough and Sons Limited

100 years plus of keymaking: the history of Arthur Hough and Sons Limited

by Evans, Jim

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780951531976
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£7.98

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Wolverhampton: Arthur Hough and Sons. Very Good. 1998. First Edition. Softcover. 0951531972 . Clean and tightly bound landscape format paperback original, no inscriptions. Appears little used. 94 pages, colour & b/w illustrations in the text, bibliography .
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Twenty-one and a half Bishop Lane: a history of J. H. Fenner & Co. Ltd.

by Davis, Ralph

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£7.66

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Newman Neame. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is torn & chipped at the top edge. x + 110 pages, tipped in frontispiece & 24 photos on plates .
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Footwear retailer's manual

by Longworth, Frank Kenneth

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Aucott & Thomas
Published
1954
Condition
Good with no dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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£7.03

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National Trade Press. Good with no dust jacket. 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Hardback which has 2 previous owners names and a factory stamp on the front endpaper, but is otherwise clean and complete in a publishers binding of brown cloth, faded at the spine and edges. x + 288 pages (last 40 pages are adverts), photos in… Read more
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