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Sotheby and Son, auctioneer, publisher.

Catalogue of the select and valuable classical library of the late Rev. Abel Wainewright, LL. B. of Trinity College, Cambridge : to which is added, the classical library of a clergyman, deceased : including Novum Testamentum Græcum, Westeni : Buck's Views of Castles, &c. in England and Wales ... : Piranesi Opere Varie ... : Stephani Thesaurus Linguæ Graæcæ, cum Scotti Appendice ... : Lyson's Roman Antiquities discovered at Woodchester : Acts of the Parliament of Scotland ... : Reports of the Public Records ... : Ciceronis Opera Oliveti ... : Lodge's Portraits of Illustrious Personages ... : Ovidii Opera, Burmanni ... : Vrgilii Opera, Burmanni ... : Livius, Drakenborchii ... : Dibdin's Bibliographical and Antiquarian Tour ... : Hearne's Works ... : English Historical Works ... : Epistolæ Selectiores Illustr. Vivorum ... : which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Sotheby and Son, Wellington Street, Strand, on Thursday, June 18th, 1829, and four following days ... at twelve o'clock.

[London] : [Sotheby and Son], [1829]
Physical Description:
39, [1] pages ; 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N8640 .N6+ v. 14 no. 1 Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
British Museum. List of catalogues of English books sales, 1676-1900, page 176
Date of sale: June 18-22, 1829.
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is not annotated. Number 1 of 14 auction catalogs bound together. The volume bound in contemporary half calf, with binder's ticket of T. Armstrong (the Strand). Armorial bookplate of Baron Northwick.
Subject Terms:
Book auctions -- England -- London -- Catalogs.
Catalogs, Booksellers' -- Great Britain.
Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.
Private libraries -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.
Wainewright, Abel, -1829 -- Library -- Catalogs.
Auction catalogs.

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