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Rare books : art & architecture, color-plate books, incunabula & early printing, literature, philosophy, press & illustrated books, natural history and a fine collection of books and letters of Sir Winston Churchill / Swann Galleries, Inc.

Author/creator Swann Galleries
Other author/creatorWright, Stuart, 1948- former owner.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info New York, N.Y. : Swann Galleries, Inc., 1996.
Description57 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Local noteLaid in are a notification of forthcoming sale, a notification of sale results, and a settlement statement from Swann Galleries to Stuart Wright for sale 1740 (1996) and a listing of auction sale number 1740 prices realized (1996). Stuart Wright Book Collection #183.24. See also related manuscript material in the Stuart Wright Collection, #1169, Stuart Wright Papers, in Joyner Library Special Collections.
General noteCatalog of an auction held November 21, 1996 in New York by Swann Galleries.
General note"Public Auction Sale 1740."
General noteIncludes listing for lot 1, first edition of The accomplished housewife; or, the gentlewoman's companion (1745).
General noteIncludes listing for lot 118, David Hume's Essai sur le Suicide (1785).
Acquisitions source Purchased from Stuart Wright, 2012

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner Stuart Wright Collection Z1029 .S93 1996 ✔ Available Request Material

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