Appraisal business record book
Appraisal business record book


Appraisal business record book

CLAY, Samuel

Regular price $250.00 Sale

The book lists inventories for various names with the dates of the appraisal, goods valued. Gives an idea what folks owned in this time period eg. "Front Garret: 1 bedstead, small mattress, 3 chairs." Records at least one bar and brew house but appears to be mainly residences, occasional shop.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: n/a
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1818-28
  • Place Published: Hull, England
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Unpaginated ledger. 18 cm. Leather binding with leather fastener. Blank impressing. Much rubbing to leather. Tears in flap ends. Marbled endpapers. A front leaf detached. All writing in pencil, mostly legible. Accompanied by business card reading "Clay, Broker, Appraiser &c. No. 5 Bowlalley Lane, Hull. Carpeting, Feathers, Beds, Blankets, &c. The utmost Value given for old Furniture in Exchange." Stains to card.

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