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Large hardback, 10.5 x 8.5 inches. Bound in maroon polished full calf leather, decorative blind embossed paneled boards, and banding to spine. With brass clasp fastener to spine. In very good condition. Spine and edges faded, some handling and rubbing marks to boards, tiny cracks to ends of spine at front. Clasp intact. Wedgewood plate to front endpaper. With Bookseller stamp to corner “Thomas Gee, Denbigh.” Crack to binding after tabbed section, section of letters loose at front (dated 1844-1848.) Some darkening to page edges. Else pages clean and tight. A wonderful office antiquity! Alphebetised tabbed-index pages to front. Original double sided carbon paper intact. With coated tin writing tablet plate. This “system” allowed users to maintain a copy of outgoing letters by using the carbon to make a duplicate.
Title: Wedgwood's Patent Manifold Writer for Copying Letters, Invoices, Drawings, Plans &c.
Publisher: London, R. Wedgewood, ca1844:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 84042
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