Ercol: Furniture in the Making is the book that post-war design enthusiasts have been waiting for. It tells the fascinating story or Ercol, one of Britain's best-loved and must successful furniture companies. Founded in 1920 at High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire by Lucian Ercolani, who came to Britain at the age of 10, Ercol is still going strong today and the company is still family-owned and run.
Lesley Jackson is an independent writer, curator and design historian specializing in 20th century design. Her specialist fields include furniture, textiles, glass and ceramics but her interests range across the fine and applied arts. She is a published author and is particularly well-known for her research on post-war design.