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CONTENTS Foreword Acknowledgements and picture credits List of lenders Catalogue contributors ESSAYS Introduction Rita McLean Picturing Soho: Images of Matthew Boulton's Manufactory Val Loggie The 'Hotel d'amiti¿ sur Handsworth Heath': Soho House and the Boultons Shena Mason The context of neo-classicism Nicholas Goodison Matthew Boulton's silver and Sheffield plate Kenneth Quickenden 'I am very desirous of being a great silversmith': Matthew Boulton and the Birmingham Assay Office Sally Baggott Ormolu ornaments Nicholas Goodison The Soho steam Engine business Jim Andrew Boulton & Watt's improved steam engine Jim Andrew 'I had Lds and Ladys to wait on yesterdayÉ': Visitors to the Soho Manufactory Peter Jones Matthew Boulton's mints: copper to customer Sue Tungate Coins and medals from the Soho Mint David Symons A walking tour of the three Sohos George Demidowicz Matthew Boulton and the Lunar Society Jenny Uglow How do we know what we know? The Archives of Soho Fiona Tait EXHIBITION GUIDE Catalogue entries 1-?? REFERENCE SECTION Notes and references Chronology Boulton family tree Bibliography Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Boulton, Matthew, 1728-1809.
Industrialists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Mechanical engineers -- Great Britain -- Biography.