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PETERS, Joseph
The original Darking Lime-Burner, 1798. Joseph Peters, lime-burner, brick-maker, and coal-merchant, Darking, Surrey. ...
Dorking Langley, printer, bookseller and stationer, [1798].
[2] p. ; 23.1 cm. (4°)

Quarter-sheet, verso blank. Drop-head title. Price list with additions in ink for the cost of delivery '... As Under: To London ...'. There are several bills in the Soane archive for purchases of lime from Joseph Peters, Lime and Coal Merchant, Dorking, Surrey, e.g. for Pitzhanger in 1803 and 1806. The industrial significance of Joseph Peters's prospectus has been discussed by P.W. Sowan in his 'New light on Joseph Peters, lime-burner at the Dorking and Chapel Farm (Westhumble) lime-works in 1798', Surrey Industrial History Group Newsletter, no. 153 (September 2006), pp. 10-11.

Copy Notes Calculations in pencil.

Binding Loose paper.

Reference Number 6353


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