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01 J.-B. Briard and others, Parisian Retailers of Scent, catalogue of wrappings and bottles. Paris 1825
02 from Bloomingdale's Illustrated 1886 Catalog ,(Fashions, Dry Goods and Housewares ), reproduced in facsimile by Dover Books, New York , 1988
03 A very early toy catalogue for children, published in Nuremburg in 1803. No attempt here at the categorisation of object by function or size - a wonderful wunderkammer of images for kids in pursuit of toys.
04 trade samples in concertina form 20.5 x 11.5 cms four panels Maygrove and Co., London "Solidon Range" cotton thread in colour range.
05 a cover and three specimen pages single page size 16 x 23cms published by SINGER SEWING MACHINE Co., Ltd Clydebank SCOTLAND undated c 1922 Needlework Samples of Machine Sewing

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a page from a catalogue of toys Bavaria, 1930

a page from a catalogue of shoemakers' tools, Schmalkalden, Prussia, c1825