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The titles in the Library are are intended to suggest suitable further reading, rather than trying to be exhaustive. The following titles have (nearly) all been recently released, and should be available at bookstores and from on-line suppliers. Those books which are out of print can probably be obtained from the second-hand trade without too much difficulty.

 

A Lost Landscape - Matthew Boulton's Gardens at Soho. Phillada Ballard, Val Loggie, Shena Mason

 

Druid Tokens - Eighteenth Century Token Notes from Matthew Boulton’s Letters.

C R HawkeR

 

Coinage & Currency in 18th Century Britain. David Dykes

 

Good Money - Birmingham Button Makers, the Royal Mint, and the Beginnings of Modern Coinage, 1775-1821. George Selgin

 

Les Monnerons - Histoire D’un Monnayage. Philippe Bouchet

 

Lunatick Astronomy: The Astronomical Activities of the Lunar Society. Andrew P B Lound

 

Matthew Boulton. H W Dickinson

 

Matthew Boulton - A Revolutionary Player. Ed: Malcolm Dick

 

Matthew Boulton and the Art of Making Money. Eds: Richard Clay, Sue Tungate

 

Matthew Boulton: Enterprising Industrialist. Eds: Quickenden, Baggott, Dick

 

Matthew Boulton - Selling what all the world desires. Ed: Shena Mason

 

Matthew Boulton’s Trafalgar Medal. Nicholas Goodison

 

The East India Company and its Coins. Peter R Thompson

 

The Great Silver Manufactory - Matthew Boulton & the Birmingham Silversmiths 1760-1790. Eric Delieb & Michael Roberts

 

The Hardware Man's Daughter - Matthew Boulton and his 'Dear Girl.' Shena Mason

 

The Lunar Men - The Friends Who Made The Future. Jenny Uglow

 

The Soho Mint and the Industrialisation of Money. Richard G Doty

 

The Token Book. Paul & Bente Withers

 

 

 

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Lost Landscape
Druid Tokens
Good Money
Matthew Boulton
Revolutionary Player
Art of Making Money
Lunatick Astronomy
The World Desires
Silver Manufactory
Boulton's 'Dear Girl'
The Lunar Men
Soho Mint
Trafalgar Medal
The Token Book
East India Company Coins
Les Monnerons
Enterprising Industrialist
Coinage & Currency