Architectural fittings. Publication no.178.
4to. (1) + xi pp, 113 pp of photo ills of firm’s products. Original blue cloth boards, red cloth spine. Brian Housden’s copy.
Trade catalogue issued by James Gibbons Ltd, of the St.John’s Works, Wolverhampton, a family firm of locksmiths in business since the seventeenth century. They manufactured door furniture of every kind and their status in the door furniture business is shown by an illustration at the front of the catalogue of the “bronze metal door furniture and mace brackets” that they had supplied for the House of Commons chamber as restored by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott after the 1939-1945 war.