THE STORY OF THE C.W.S. : The Jubilee History of the Co-Operative Wholesale Society Limited. 1863-1913
The Co-Operative Wholesale Society Limited, Manchester.  Large, thick 8vo. First edition in publisher's original scarlet cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine, black lettering and two gilt vignettes to upper panel. viii, 440 [pp]. Very well illustrated with monochrome photographic illustrations on semi-glossy silk art paper. Signed presentation copy from Emmanuel Grindrod, committee member whose photo appears facing p337. Decorative library bookplate else fine, brilliant- gilt illustrated boards. (Book ref. 109199) £90.00
THE PRACTICAL GROCER Volume II
The Gresham Publishing Co London undated ?c1933 Vg (no dj, red cloth faded on spine, signature front fixed endpaper and gift inscriptition front free endpaper, isolated spotting outside page edges only not encroaching upon pages and isolated spotting back endpaper else contents very clean tight and bright) large octavo 328pp. Covers the following: jams marmalades and bottled pie fruits, fancy groceries, spices, honey,, cyder, biscuits cakes and cofectionery, bacon hams and lard, cheeses, butter, margarine, eggs, delicatessen,, poultry and game, modern grocery shop-fitting, buying, staff control, stock control, dispatch and delivery, registrations of business names, collection of debts, insurance, profits, import and distribution, the British Empire and its products, book-keeping, etc. Illustrated with b/w plates and six fold-out book-keeping examples. (Book ref. 6672) £9.00
Industrial Courts Act, 1919. REPORT of a COURT of INQUIRY set up to inquire whether there are any CAUSES of INDUSTRIAL UNREST amongst the workers concernend likely to affect the future smooth and efficient running of SMITHFIELD MARKET.
London: HMSO, 1946. 16pp. 8vo. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary paper. Cmnd.6932. Neat library marks. A clean copy. (Book ref. 149254) £10.00
Bread Men, How the Westons Built and International Empire
Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1987. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 1550130501 "The first Comprehensive study of one of Canada's most successful and internationally competetive Business Familys." 211 Pages. Dustjacket not price clipped. (Book ref. 001075) £6.00
THE MODERN GROCER AND PROVISION DEALER
Caxton Publishing 1920s ? Four 220pp quartos. Many photo-plates including shop displays. Gilt illustrated & embossed buckram. Some dampstaining to boards. internally fine (Book ref. 43949) £100.00
CRAWFORD'S HANDBOOK FOR THE GROCERY AND KINDRED TRADES
1913 150pp small quarto with thumb binder in four sections, shewing, I. & II. Tables for checking invoices, III. Profit on selling prices, IV. Discount tables weights and measures and other useful information (Book ref. 34451) £40.00
Modern Grocery Display, A practical work on Window Dressing and Interior Display
1930 Quarto, 380pp, d/j, Gilt Illustrated buckram, Text illustrations. Fine (Book ref. 16441) £150.00
MODERN GROCERY DISPLAY: PRACTICAL WORK ON WINDOW DRESSING AND INTERIOR DISPLAY
1930s? 400pp quarto with many photo-plates and some colored plates, including frontispiece. Original gilt buckram. Fine. (Book ref. 5787) £70.00
THE MODERN GROCER AND PROVISION DEALER
New & revised (1951) Three 330pp quartos. Many photo-plates of displays, warehouses etc. decorated cloth Fine (Book ref. 5020) £70.00
Phone Broadway 3. Midland Stores. High class tea, grocery and provision dealers. Broadway. Corn and meal, hardware, wines and spirits, patent medicines. Close at ONE p.m. Thursdays. [Customer's book for shop in Broadway Worcestershire]
. Original Cloth. Poor. [1930s?]. Sadly the majority of pages have been torn out, what are left have been used for other purposes. Cloth covered card boards with window in front, rubbed and worn. (Book ref. 002366) £4.00
Grocery Store Zoology
Simon & Schuster 1977 ".School & Library Binding,Ex-Library,with usual stamps markings, ,in good all-round condition,dust jacket in fair condition,pages., 450grams, ISBN:0689305605" (Book ref. 140879) £4.00
Any One Can Bake. Compiled by the Educational Department of the Royal Baking Powder Co, New York.
New York 1929. First Edition, blue cloth gilt. C.pp100 with numerous colour illustrations. Some general wear and soiling of covers. Endpaper with ownership stamp of Ussher's Grocery Store of Buenos Aires. (Book ref. 9229) £5.00
MODERN GROCERY DISPLAY
CAXTON 1933 Condition: 2, Comment: Published by CAXTON in 1933, presumed first edition, 377 pages, hardback with D/J, tall size, fine in very good D/W, internally very bright, illustrated in black & white & colour, index. (H05-47) (Book ref. 8136928) £70.00
Grocery Retailing in Europe
Retail Intelligence 1999 "Paperback,ex-library, with usual stamps and markings,in fair all round condition, suitable as a reading copy., 850grams, ISBN:1903079004" (Book ref. 891603) £80.00
Modern Grocery Display: A Practical Work on Window Dressing and Interior Display.
London: The Caxton Publishing Company Limited. Cloth. Very Good. 8vo no date, large square 8vo, red embossed cloth, gilt blocked title to front board and spine, a very good copy of this work, near fine. pp x + 377; b/w and colour illustrations in and out of text (Book ref. 11163) £40.00
A RETURN of the RATES of LICENCES chargeable on a LICENSED VICTUALLER in IRELAND, holding a LICENCE to sell TEA, COFFEE, Cocoa-Nuts, Chocolate, & Pepper.
London: House of Commons, 1841. 2pp. Folio. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 275 -III. Dated 11 May 1841. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 130412) £6.00
MEMORIALS and PETITIONS from the Licensed VICTUALLERS of IRELAND.
London: House of Commons, 1841. 24pp. Folio. Paper wrappers British Parliamentary Paper. HC 275. Dated 29 April 1841. A clean copy. (Book ref. 130410) £25.00
COPY of a MEMORIAL from the Deputation of GROCERS in IRELAND, respecting the Clause introduced on the Third Reading of the Spirit Licences in IRELAND Bill relating to the SALEof SPIRITS by Grocers.
London: House of Commons, 1836. 2pp. Folio. British Parliamentary paper. HC 479. Dated 25 July 1836. Parliamentary papers of this period are rare. Provision of their sale to the public was not made until 1836. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 129938) £10.00
SALESMANSHIP IN THE GROCERY DEPARTMENT (2ND REVISED EDITION)
THE CO-OPERATIVE UNION LTD., MANCHESTER Condition: 4, Comment: Published by THE CO-OPERATIVE UNION LTD., MANCHESTER, 212 pages, reprint, hardback with red Co-Op dustjacket with different title \"Co-Operative Grocery Branch Organisation\" and D/J shorter wirh edge wear & tear and marked, medium size, internally good, page edges foxed, boards good, corners & edges rubbed & bumped, rubbing & bumping to head & tail of spine, gilt titled spine, red cloth rubbed at edges, gilt titled front cover, without inscription, illustrated in black & white with illustrations and photographs, page block tanned, otherwise sound copy. (H19-60) (Book ref. 1335536) £4.50
The Asian Grocery Store Demystified
Los Angeles: Renaissance Books, 1999. P. Back. Very Good. 8vo A food lover's guide to all the best ingredients. With a foreword by Jonathan Eismann. With over 400 illustrations. (Book ref. 034069) £8.00