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Leader of the Skies : The First Seventy-five Years of Rolls Royce

by Donne, Michael

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Godley Books
Published
1981
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780584104769
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£8.11

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London: Frederick Muller Ltd, 1981. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with nick to top of spine, light indenting to rear an some creasing. 157pp. A celebration of 75 years of the… Read more
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The Gilds and Companies of London

by Unwin, George

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Godley Books
Published
1908
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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£17.52

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London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1908. Ex-library book with usual (minimal) marks and stamps - to end papers, spine foot and publishing page. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with dusty library binding boards, tanned page edges and very minor bumping to upper corners.… Read more
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Vulcan : The History of One Hundred Years of Engineering and Insurance 1859-1959

by Chaloner, W. H.

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Godley Books
Published
1959
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£12.98

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Manchester: The Vulcan Boiler & General insurance Co (1959), 1959. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, slight foxing to top of page edges and no bumping to corners. Now protected in a fully-removable stiff transparent sleeve with a piece missing from… Read more
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The Oxford University Press: An Informal History

by Sutcliffe, Peter

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Godley Books
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780199510849
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£8.43

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OUP Oxford, 1978. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked black cloth boards, very slight dustiness to page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with single tiny tear and slight creasing to upper edge. Now… Read more
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Making Provision: A Centenary History of the Provision Trade

by Hugh Barty-King

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Godley Books
Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780907621720
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£6.42

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London: Quiller Press, 1986. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and minor bumping to upper corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with slight creasing to upper corners. 171pp. An account of the provision trade which established itself as a Trade Federation in 1877..… Read more
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Pedlar's Legacy: Origins and History of Empire Stores, 1831-1981

by Patrick Beaver

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Godley Books
Published
1981
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780950073064
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£14.27

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London: Henry Melland, 1981. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked gilt embossed boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased. Now protected in fully-removable transparent sleeve. 127pp. The story of the mail order company Empire Stores based in… Read more
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Brick Upon Brick : Co-Operative Permanent Building Society 1884-1934

by Mansbridge, Albert

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Godley Books
Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£8.76

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London: J M Dent & Sons Ltd/ RHS, 1934. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked brick-red cloth boards, slightly dusty page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped with pieces missing from edges and spine. Now protected in fully-removable transparent sleeve. 236pp. The… Read more
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William Kenyon and Sons : A Century's Work 1866-1966

by Kenyon, G. H. And C. G.

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Godley Books
Published
1966
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£6.42

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Dukinfield: William Kenyon and Sons, 1966. Ex FE college library book with usual (minimal( marks and stamps - to front end paper and reverse of title page only. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and minor bump to lower front corner. Dust jacket not price clipped with fading to spine and rear margin and… Read more
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The History of Robinson's Brewery

by Lynn F Pearson

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Godley Books
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780952946106
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£22.71

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Altrincham, Cheshire: Morris Nicholson Cartwright Ltd, 1997. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with unmarked gilt embossed black cloth boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with some indentation and traces of storage. 137pp. History of the Unicorn brewery of Robinson's in Stockport… Read more
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Cadbury's Purple Reign: The Story Behind Chocolate's Best-Loved Brand

by John Bradley

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Godley Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780470725245
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£9.41

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Chichester, Sussex: John Wiley & Sons, 2008. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with unmarked brown cloth boards and very minor bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with rubbing/light creasing to upper edge. 342pp. The Cadbury story,… Read more
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In Good Company : 125 Years at the Heinz Table

by Dienstag, Eleanor Foa

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Godley Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780446517973
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£7.14

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New York: Warner Books, 1994. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or crease with tiny enclosed tear at front spine margin. 352pp. Foreword by… Read more
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Fifty Years of Unilever, 1930-1980

by Reader, W.J.

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Godley Books
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780434625017
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£7.72

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London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1980. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean crisp very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Appears unread. 148pp. Story of the soap and food manufacturer from Port Sunlight, Ellesmere Port in the Wirral, Cheshire.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.… Read more
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The Road from Aston Cross: An Industrial History, 1875-1975

by Wright, Louise

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Godley Books
Published
1975
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780950434308
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£11.35

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Leamington Spa: Smedley-HP Foods Ltd, 1975. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked red cloth boards, very clear gilt lettering to front and spine and no bumping to corners. 96 plates, 19 pages intro etc and text on 76pp. The story of… Read more
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Back to the Grindstone : Personal Recollections of the Sheffield Cutlery Industry

by Housley, Herbert

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Godley Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781874718284
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£16.22

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Sheffield: The Hallamshire Press, 1998. No marks or inscriptions. Minor creasing to some corners, none to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, faint creasing to upper corner of last few pages and no bumping to corners. 174pp. Autobiography of Bert Housley, partner in the family cutlery manufacturing firm of H… Read more
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The History of Robinson's Brewery

by Pearson, Dr Lynn F.

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Godley Books
Published
1997
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780952946106
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£25.30

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Altrincham, Cheshire: Morris Nicholson Cartwright Ltd, 1997. No marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or creased with evidence of storage. 137pp. The story of the Frederic Robinson family brewery of Stockport, established over five generations… Read more
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The Story of the E.T.U. : The Official History of the Electrical Trades Union

by Stevens, Walter (foreword)

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Godley Books
Published
1952
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£10.06

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Bromley: Electrical Trades Union, 1952. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, clear gilt lettering to front and spine, traces of foxing to page edges and no bumping to corners. 248pp. The sixty-four years of history since its founding of the Electrical… Read more
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image of An Uncommon Brewer : The Story of Whitbread, 1742-1992

An Uncommon Brewer : The Story of Whitbread, 1742-1992

by Ritchie, Berry

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Godley Books
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780907383369
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£6.42

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London: James & James Ltd, 1992. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn or with slight creasing to upper edge and minor traces of storage. 144pp. The history of Whitbread, when the first owner died it was the largest and most famous… Read more
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Imperial Chemical Industries : A History : Volume One - The Forerunners 1870-1926

by Reader, W. J.

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Godley Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good (+)
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780192159373
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£22.71

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London: Oxford University Press, 1970. No marks or inscriptions to contents. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, minor bump to top of spine, very minor marking to a few page edges and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with very small tears to well-rubbed edges. 563pp. This… Read more
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Mercedes-Benz : The First Hundred Years

by Langworth, Richard M.

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Godley Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780517381991
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£11.35

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New York: Beekman House, 1984. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and a little bumping to some corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked with nicks to corners and evidence of storage. 256pp. Detailed study of the first hundred years in the history of German car maker Mercedes-Benz. … Read more
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The Strike : An Insider's Story

by Ottey, Roy

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Godley Books
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780283992285
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£9.73

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London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1985. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or marked or torn with slight rubbing/creasing to edges. 157pp. The author was on the NEC of the National Union of Mineworkers when the 1984 miner's strike began. … Read more
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