Tarn, A.W. and Byles, C.E., compilers.
Title A RECORD OF THE GUARDIAN ASSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED 1821-1921.
Publisher Printed for Private Circulation, 1921.
Seller ID 24730
153 pp, large 8vo (9" H), hard cover (white cloth spine extending 1 3/4" into boards with gold device at top of front board and gold lettering on spine, gray paper covering to remainder of boards) - no dust jacket. Top edge gilt. Sepiatone illustr ations (some fold-out). Errata slip laid in at Contents page and slip containing extra information for Appendix E laid in between pages 144/145. Contents: Introduction. Then and Now: 1821-1921; The Guardian Offices, Old and New; Origin and C o n s t i t uion of the Guardian; The Story of the Fire Department; The Story of the Life Department; The Story of the Accident Department; Guardian Personalities, Past and Present: (I) Directors - (II) Officials and Heads of Departments - (III) Cle ri ca l St af f; Local Committees and Agencies; Companies Absorbed and Founded by the Guardian; Epilogue - Hereafter: 1921- ; Appendices: Roll of Honour, 1914-1919; Directors, 1821-1921; Members of Early Local Committees; Branch Managers, Resident Sec ret ar ies , L oca l Directors and Trustees; Statistical Summary of the Company's Life Business and Bonuses Allotted, 1879-1914; Index. Book lightly cocked, one fold-out page has 1 1/2" tear archivally taped, faint label pull on front board, bo ttom cor ner of fron t bo ard is bumped and very slightly cracked, tiny dint at top edge of rear board. Very Good-