Author:BOON AND SON, Coachbuilders of Worthing, East Sussex

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Manuscript Design/Order Book.

By: BOON AND SON, Coachbuilders of Worthing, East Sussex

Price: £1,950.00

Publisher: Worthing: Boon and Son, 1865 - 1908.:

Seller ID: 38701


Folio [370 x 240 mm]. pp. 207 [+ blanks], [5, index]. Contemporary sheep backed boards, loose, front inner joint broken and one section loose. Original manuscript order book which probably covers the entire output of the firm under this name; in 1911 it became Boon and Son, Proprietor J.S. Arnold; then J.S. Arnold (Coachbuilders) Ltd., still in existence as a body shop to this day. A highly detailed and fascinating record of the output of a skilled local joiner and cart maker who made carts, carriages, wagons and vans for private, commercial and council customers, many for repeat orders. In ch... View more info