Catalogue of the select and elegant library of the late Mrs. Martyn, widow of the Rev. Thomas Martyn, Professor of Botany at Cambridge ... : which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Sotheby and Son, Wellington Street, Strand, on Thursday, November the 12th, and two following days, at twelve o'clock.
- [London] : [Sotheby and Son], 
- Physical Description:
- 26,  pages ; 23 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsN8640 .N6+ v. 14 no.4 OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- British Museum. List of catalogues of English books sales, 1676-1900, page 178
Date of sale: November 12-14, 1829
Place of sale: London.
BAC: British Art Center copy is annotated in ink with sale prices for some lots. Number 4 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.Martyn, Martha Elliston, -1829 -- Library -- Catalogs.Northwick, John Rushout, Baron, 1770-1859 -- Bookplate.Private libraries -- Great Britain -- Catalogs.Rare books -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
- Auction catalogs.
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