Geo. Waters, Printer, Book-binder, Stationer, And Librarian, To The Cranbrook District Committee Of The Society For Promoting Christian Knowledge..

NINETEENTH CENTURY CRANBROOK BILLHEAD..

Very clean. Signs of old folds and manuscript in ink has faded slightly, otherwise as given to customer.

£25.00

Publisher

Cranbrook, July 1st,,

Date

1839

Synopsis

Account books of every description, magazines, reviews, and all other publications procured on the shortest notice. westminster life and british fire office.

Item Description

Printed billhead, 7.5 x 4.5 inches, on white paper, with a variety of styles of typeface (presumably to demonstrate the versatility of the printing side of the business). Illuminated with a woodcut illustration of books, quill pens, inkwell, etc. Completed in manuscript ink.

Notes

The receipt is made out to the 'Committee of Millhouse School' for the printing of a number of different circulars and handbills, etc., and is marked Settled and signed Geo. Waters. A deduction by way of discount has been made from the total 'on account of Charity', suggesting that the school was a worthy but impecunious establishment.

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