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Harold The Spinning Mule, D&C,
1970, pp207. Pb.
Red spine faded else VG.
The story of Samuel Crompton's Spinning Mule which revolutionized the Lancashire Cotton
G A R The
Principles of Roller Drafting and the Irregularity of Drafted Materials,
Manual of Cotton Spinning Vol. IV Part I, edited by A F W Coulson, Textile
Institute, Manchester, 1958, pp150.
A convenient and concise summary of the principles and theory of
Scottish Hosiery and Knitwear Industry 1680-1980, John Donald, 1984, pp163.
in a VG+
W E and Wray G R An
Introduction to the Study of Spinning, Longmans, 3rd edition 1962, pp277.
in a VG-
First published 1937.
1 deals with raw materials used in spinning while part 2 deals with the
foundations of spinning technology.
and Practice of High Drafting in Cotton Spinning, 1934, pp113 with
There is a
the cover at
the base of spine,
Deals exhaustively with one system.
Drafting in Cotton Spinning, Chorley & Pickersgill, 1937, pp194.
A much enlarged edition of the authorís earlier Theory
and Practice of High Drafting in Cotton Spinning.
Cover VG-; contents
in excellent condition with high-quality art paper.
and Calculations Related to Modern Cotton Opening, Mixing & Blowing
Machinery, nd (c1930s), pp126.
a tear in
the title page.
Illustrated details of textile machinery from the famous Oldham works of
A and Early R E The
Blanket Makers 1669-1968: A History of Charles Early and Marriott (Whitney),
M. Kelley, 1969, pp205.
in a VG
a small internally repaired tear in
The history of the company, the families connected with it, and the
community in Whitney involved in blanket making.
H C A
Portrait of the Lancashire Textile Industry, OUP, 1969, pp170.
in a Very
wrapper. Describes the changes
in the cotton industry since WWI.
(The) 1969-1970, a Worrall
textile publication, 84th edition 1969, pp366.
with worn covers.
A comprehensive trade directory. £3.95