The Union Club, Blackburn 1849 – 1949 A Short History by Henry Whittaker (Union Club, 1950)
The Union Club, Blackburn 1849 – 1949: A Short History
[Blackburn: The Union Club], 1st edition 1950
A short history produced to commemorate The Club’s Centenary, with potted biographies of past club presidents and other officials.
Includes two views of club premises but otherwise illustrations are portraits of officials and fold-out plates of club member’s caricatures.
Hardback. Cloth effect papered boards with title to front board. pp , 187, including b/w illustrations plus fold-out plates. Size: 10 x 7.5 inches approx. (252mm x 193mm).
Spine and boards lightly rubbed and worn to extremities; sunned/faded to spine and front board. Offsetting to endpapers, with sellotape staining mainly to paste-downs (a polythene sheet had been taped on to cover spine and boards); age-toning to pages but generally clean throughout.
Overall, a reasonably nice, clean copy of this uncommon Blackburn interest book.
[Stock Code DBZ1715]