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story of W.H. Smith & Son

Gwen Clear

story of W.H. Smith & Son

by Gwen Clear

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Published by Printed for private circulation in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • W.H. Smith & Son.,
  • Book industries and trade -- England -- London.

  • Edition Notes

    Previous ed.: 1937.

    Statement... rewritten and brought up to date by Gwen Clear ... based on earlier editions by G.R. Pocklington (1921) and F.E.K. Foat (1932 and 1937).
    ContributionsPocklington, G. R., Foat, F. E. K.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 221 p., 8 plates :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20842876M

    About this Item: John Bartholomew and Co; W H. Smith and Son, , Strand and all railway bookstalls. [n.d. but c], London, Condition: Hyde, (17). Folded map laid on linen. 33 x 23 inches. Visitors' Guide to London, Index to streets and railway stations, 37 pp. Map folded into blue cloth cover, with advertisements on the back.   After losing his wife to cancer, Wilbur Smith admits that he 'popped in and out of bed with ladies'. David Thomas finds out if the year .

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    WHSmith PLC (also known as WHS or colloquially as Smith's, and formerly W. H. Smith & Son) is a British retailer, headquartered in Swindon, Wiltshire, which operates a chain of high street, railway station, airport, port, hospital and motorway service station shops selling books, stationery, magazines, newspapers, entertainment products and.   In the s the British high-street store & Son operated a vast commercial empire. Originally formed by Henry Walton Smith and his wife Anna in as a news vendor in London the company became incredibly successful after his son William Henry Smith started working with his father. They took advantage of the Continue reading "MacDonald Gill’s Wonderful Maps for W.H. Smith.


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