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Alexander Morton/Voysey book


Code: 10408

Three Generations in a Family Textile Firm, by Jocelyn Morton. 1st edition; published in 1971 by Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd, London.
A full biography of the famous family textile firm of Alexander Morton & Company, concentrating mainly on Alexander Morton himself, of Darvel, Ayrshire and his second son Sir James Morton. It covers the three generations which built up the family textile firm, including its offshoots, Morton Sundour Fabrics Ltd and Edinburgh Weavers.
The design for the book jacket was one of CFA Voysey's designs, used by Alexander Morton & Company in 1897.