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Vintage Accounts Ledger, very large 40cm size. Edinburgh; 1915-19.

£145.00
SKU LAN6675

Vintage Accounts Ledger, very large 40cm size. Edinburgh; 1915-19..

Very good original old accounts ledger. Vertical format. With brushed leather spine and corners, and patterned design cloth boards boards. Page edges have faded feathered marble design.

A very impressive old ledger - with a really attractive appearance.

Very good condition - some bumping and edgewear to covers, with text in good condition. The leather has some old marks, but the brushed leather is very impressive. The book is firmly bound. Blue marbled endpapers with manufacturer's label to first free endpaper - Banks Ltd of Edinburgh.

This ledger was a working book during the First World War period in Scotland, and entires can be seen with dates ranging from 1915 - 1919. There are 702 numbered pages, with pages 696-701 being removed near the rear. Around 90% of the pages have been written on.

Often used as film prop/set decor. A handsome volume with real stature..

Dimensions: 400mm high x 280mm wide x 83mm deep.

Substantial: Unpacked weight approximately 6.1kg.