• Josiah Mason - Birmingham's Benevolent Benefactor

Josiah Mason - Birmingham's Benevolent Benefactor

Brian Jones

  • Price: £9.95
  • Publisher: Brewin Books
  • ISBN: 9781858580425
  • Availability: In Stock

This biography of Josiah Mason, prompted by the bicentenary of his birth in 1795, covers the philanthropist and pen manufacturers connections with the city of Birmingham. These include: The establishment of an orphanage, his scientific developments in electroplating, his establishment of the pen-nib trade, charities still active at Birmingham University, and the Josiah Mason Trust.

Format Paperback
Pages 160
Dimensions 210mm x 148mm
Illustrations black & white

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