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Title: Mr Lock of St.James's Street: His Continuing Life and Changing Times
Description: London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1971, First Edition. (ISBN: 0434862851) Hard Cover, 9.5 x 6.25 inches. Ill.: Ronald Searle. Coat-of-Arms book plate of James Scott of Burnhead on reverse of front end paper. No other marks or inscriptions. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket price clipped with a repair to upper front corner, slight damp effect/sunning down front edge, rubbing to upper edge and small chips to corners. 192pp. The story of the most famous hat shop in the world - No 6 St James's Street, London and one still family owned today after over three centuries of trading. End papers drawing of the firm and street by Ronald Searle. The book plate with its Coat of Arms is from the Scotts of Burnhead, a distinguished Scots family established over 500 years ago. Fine/Good.

Keywords: Social History, Hatting, Hats, London, No 6 St James's Street, Biography Social History 0434862851 Ronald Searle

Price: GBP 21.00 = appr. US$ 29.99 Seller: Godley Books
- Book number: 019110

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