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W4039 TO REV. THOMAS BAKER FROM ALFRED PIDDINGTON.
Jul 21 1881
To: Rev. Thomas Baker 3 Bold Street Hamilton Ontario
From: Alfred Piddington 248 & 250 Yonge St. Toronto, Ontario


Mammoth Book and Stationary Emporium
Toronto July 21st 1881
Rev T. Baker, Hamilton
Bought of Alfred Piddington
Dealer in
New and Second-hand Books, 248 & 250 Yonge St.
Terms. 80 000 vols. Standard Works on hand

To Cassels Old & New London = 10
To Hayden's Dictionary of Dates = 6
To Mareits Philosophy = 1 Cr = 17.00
By allowance for Books = 11.00
[Total] 6 00

Rec'd Payment with Thanks
A Paddington [Signature]
Books by Express.


Mammoth Book and Stationary Emporium
Toronto Dec 18th 1882
Rev Thos. Baker, Hamilton
Bought of Alfred Piddington
Dealer in
New and Second-hand Books, 248 & 250 Yonge St.
Terms. 80 000 vols. Standard Works on hand

To Motley's Books, 9 Vols. = 18
By Books = 10
[Total] 8
Recd Payment in full
A Piddington [Signature]
The Duty we will allow you.


Mammoth Book and Stationary Emporium
Toronto Nov. 13th 1883
Rev Thos. Baker, 3 Bold Street Hamilton
Bought of Alfred Piddington
Dealer in
New and Second-hand Books, 248 & 250 Yonge St.
Terms. 80 000 vols. Standard Works on hand.

To Howe's Works 4 vols. 1/2 Wor. = 12.00
To Napier's Penin. War 5 vols. = 7.50
To Brewer's Dict. Phrase & Fable = 1.25
[Total] 20.75
10% [Discount] 2.09
Net 18.68
Rec'd Payment (with thanks)
Alfred Peddington, per Douglas


Mammoth Book and Stationary Emporium
Toronto, March 24th 1883
Rev Thos. Baker
Bought of Alfred Piddington
Dealer in
New and Second-hand Books, 248 & 250 Yonge St.
Terms. 80 000 vols. Standard Works on hand

To Milnum Forbes = 12
To Boydell's Gallery Folies = 45
[Total] 57 00
[Discount] 10% = 5 70
[Total] 51 30

Please inform me if Harper's [??] History of the English's People have published his Making of England.

Rec'd Payment.
Alfred Piddington, per Douglas.

The "Boydell" is a fine perfect copy of the small ref- & I think that you will be pleased with it. Writing- A.P.


Mammoth Book and Stationary Emporium
Toronto April 30th 1883
Rev Thos. Baker
Bought of Alfred Piddington
Dealer in
New and Second-hand Books, 248 & 250 Yonge St.
Terms. 80 000 vols. Standard Works on hand.

To Greene's History of English People 4 vols. = 10.00
To Green's Making of England = 2.50
Cr = 12.50
By Books = 6.80
[Total] 5.70
Rec'd Payment
Alfred Piddington, per Douglas




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