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Survey of London: Volumes 31 and 32, St James Westminster, Part 2
of harpsichord and piano makers founded by William Stoddart. In 1795 he patented the upright piano and became one of Broad wood's most substantial competitors, ... when the original house was demolished to...
Survey of London: Volume 42, Kensington Square To Earl's Court
the piano manufacturers, and its early history is described on page 280. ... of the site of Erards' piano factory with a frontage to Warwick Road ... In 1892, after the piano factory had closed...
Survey of London: Volumes 33 and 34, St Anne Soho
for each house, with an additional ten shillings 46 'towards the makeing and keeping ... the house was occupied by Messrs. Kirkman, piano makers. 33 It was demolished
to make pianos in 1773, the construction followed being that of Zumpe, ... or two, or two unisons and an octave together; and the fortes or pianos ... was the first to make a...
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Dorset, Volume 5, East
when it was removed to make way for the Great Dining Room (Plate 77), erected by Henry ... of steps from the garden to the central opening on the piano nobile. The tall windows of the piano nobile...
A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 11, Bisley and Longtree Hundreds
The 19th-century mill buildings had been converted to make a house by 1972. ... the mill was occupied by the cloth-making firm of Ellis...
Calendar of State Papers Relating To English Affairs in the Archives of Venice, Volume 5, 1534-1554
to tell the truth de piano, the majority on the committee to be at liberty ... to make against the magnifico the King's resident Ambassador [Sigismund ... make any inquiry of him he may be able...
Charters and Documents Relating To the City of Glasgow 1175-1649 Part 2
audiendi, corrigendi ac summarie et de piano fine debito terminandi, tociens ... We also exempt you and make you free from all tributes, exactions,
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 8, Islington and Stoke Newington Parishes
making declined in the 1940s and that of piano manufacturers in the 1950s ... manufacturers of pianos, water colours, and opera glasses in Warwick Road, ......
Dictionary of Traded Goods and Commodities, 1550-1820
of 1786, making it lawful to export certain types of TOOL, suggests ... 1521. It resembles a grand piano in appearance, but the keys, instead ... [Newspapers (1780)]. Patents throughout the period show the desire...