THE DAVIS FAMILY AND THE LEATHER INDUSTRY 1834-1934 by DAVIS,…

THE DAVIS FAMILY AND THE LEATHER INDUSTRY 1834-1934

Edition: First Edition

Toronto: Ryerson, 1934. Octavo. Full dark brown Davis polished calf lettered and decorated in gilt, beveled edges, top edge gilt. Decorative free endpapers. 145, (5, blank) pp + frontispiece with tissue guard and 23 other plate; some nice full page drawings in text by W.J. Hopkinson. Ink presentation inscription from the company at front, rippled spot to front free endpaper; else a fine copy of this deluxe production. A centennial history of this Toronto area leather tanner who came to Upper Canada from North Carolina. Includes one chapter on the history of tanning in the Old World.

Book ID: 41743
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