Bristol Trade Cards: Remnants of Prolific Commerce - John WinstoneReece Winston, 1993, Paperback ..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Remnants of a sticker to reverse of upper wrap otherwise a very well presented copy. DJ appears fixed to the wraps with photo-mounts.
Features a rare collection of trade cards collected by several generations of the Terrell family, rope-makers of Bristol, which has been in the Reece Winstone Archive since 1969. The collection contains trade cards and ephemera of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, being strongest on cards of the first half of the nineteenth century, the period of late Georgian England, the Regency and the trans- formation to an industrialised society.
Size: 4to Large Post (27 x 21cm Approx.)
Number of Pages: 132
£Now with a new owner.