WorldCat Identities

Boulton, Matthew 1728-1809

Overview
Works: 207 works in 362 publications in 2 languages and 4,157 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Patents  Trials, litigation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Archives  Drama  Microform catalogs  Bibliography‡vMicroform catalogs 
Roles: Author, Performer, Former owner, Collector
Classifications: TS140.B68, 739.2
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Most widely held works about Matthew Boulton
 
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Most widely held works by Matthew Boulton
The selected papers of Boulton & Watt by Matthew Boulton( Book )

10 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arguments of the judges in two causes relating to the letters patent granted to James Watt, engineer, for his method of lessening the consumption of steam and fuel in fire engines by James Watt( Book )

4 editions published between 1799 and 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The burglar and the girl : a playlet by Matthew Boulton( Book )

4 editions published between 1913 and 1981 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selected papers of Boulton & Watt by Matthew Boulton( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brass door-knob : a playlet by Matthew Boulton( Book )

2 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sword or surplice?" A play in one act by Matthew Boulton( Book )

4 editions published between 1916 and 1918 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitchell-Boulton correspondence, 1787-1792, relative to coinages for South Carolina and the United States by John Hinckley Mitchell( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selected papers of Boulton & Watt by Matthew Boulton( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An sár-ghadaidhe : dráma by Matthew Boulton( Book )

4 editions published in 1936 in 3 languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Boulton and the toymakers : silver from the Birmingham Assay Office ; 15th-26th November, 1982 ; catalogue of an exhibition at Goldsmith's Hall by Birmingham Assay Office( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ormolu: the work of Matthew Boulton by Nicholas Goodison( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soho House papers( )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Boulton's ms. account book 1797-1799, invoices, correspondence between James Watt and Boulton's son about costs relating to the rebuilding of Boulton's home, Soho House in Birmingham, and later papers relating to the sale of Soho House in 1860
Industrial revolution, a documentary history( Book )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of liturgy : Karl Barth, Martin Luther, and a theology of invocation by Matthew Boulton( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capital and steam-power: 1750-1800 by John Lord( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it appeared in 1923, John Lord's Capital and Steam Power 1750-1800 was the first book to be based on the voluminous Boultori and Watt papers in Birmingham since the hey-day of Samuel Smiles. Although Lord's conclusions have been modified and corrected on various points, this book still remains the best short account of the significance of this classic engineering partnership which bulks so large in the history of technology and of the Industrial Revolution in Britain. ""Mr. Lord's Capital and Steam Power 1750-1800 is an important contribution to economic history ... His introductory sketch
An exhibition of ormolu : the work of Matthew Boulton : June 1974 by Nicholas Goodison( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Boulton : selling what all the world desires by Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how Boulton, a Birmingham "toy"--Maker producing buttons, buckles and silverware, went into business with James Watt and exported Boulton & Watt steam engines all over the world. His determination to discourage counterfeiters led to a contract to manufacture British coinage at his mint, and his ormolu ornaments decorated aristocratic drawing rooms
Soho House papers( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matthew Boulton's ms. account book 1797-1799, invoices, correspondence between James Watt and Boulton's son about costs relating to the rebuilding of Boulton's home, Soho House in Birmingham, and later papers relating to the sale of Soho House in 1860
[Letter], Birmingham by Samuel Garbett( Book )

5 editions published between 1797 and 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. letter written by Samuel Garbett, addressed to: Matthew Boulton Esq., at Mrs. Matthews's, London Street, Fenchurch Street, London. It concerns the price of iron, and the taxes on silver manufactures and their effect on the cost of watches and watch chains
[Letter], Soho by Matthew Boulton( Book )

4 editions published between 1799 and 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. letter from Matthew Boulton to Charlotte Matthews, concerning social activities and family life
 
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The selected papers of Boulton & WattThe selected papers of Boulton & Watt
Alternative Names
Matthew Boulton

Matthew Boulton angol mechanikus

Matthew Boulton Brits ondernemer

Matthew Boulton englischer Ingenieur und Unternehmer

Болтон, Мэттью

매슈 볼턴

マシュー・ボールトン

马修博尔顿

Languages
English (158)

Irish (2)

Covers
The selected papers of Boulton & WattMatthew Boulton : selling what all the world desiresLives of Boulton and Watt. Principally from the original Soho mss. Comprising also a history of the invention and introduction of the steam engineThe lunar men : five friends whose curiosity changed the worldMatthew Boulton : selling what all the world desiresMatthew Boulton : ormoluThe hardware man's daughter : Matthew Boulton and his 'dear girl'