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Leigh and Sotheby, auctioneer.
Catalogue of the entire and very valuable library of the late Joseph Windham, Esq. brought from his seat, at Earsham, Norfolk : and his residence in Portland Place : also his elegant mahogany book cases :. which will be sold by auction by Leigh and S. Sotheby, booksellers, at their house, no. 145, Strand, opposite Catherine Street, on Monday, February 11, 1811, at twelve o'clock, and eleven following days (Sunday excepted).
[London] : [Leigh and Sotheby], [1811]
Physical Description:
78 pages ; 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Z997 .W56 1811
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Cover title.
Listing of the 2226 lots.
Signatures: [A]1, B-K⁴, L⁴(-L4).
"(Price 1s.)" Price below imprint.
BM English book sales, page 126
Date of sale: February 11-23, 1811.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy annotated in ink with sale prices for some lots. Bound in later green buckram.
Lewis Walpole Library 125 L528 804: Priced extensively in ms. and uniformly ruled in red throughout.
Subject Terms:
Book auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Booksellers' catalogs -- Great Britain.
House furnishings -- England -- Catalogs.
Leigh and Sotheby -- Catalogs.
Private libraries -- England.
Windham, Joseph, 1738-1810 -- Library.
Auction catalogs.
Auction catalogs -- 1811 02 11-02 23.
Book auction catalogs.
Booksellers' catalogs.
Prices (Provenance)
Windham, Joseph, 1738-1810, collector.
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