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CATALOGUE of the First Portion ...Extensive & Choice Library removed from Buckinghamshire WITH a Most Interesting Collection...of the Poet Gray WITH A Further Selection... including Reserved Books, Autograph Manuscripts, and Letters, of the Poet Gray ... by  Thomas - Granville Penn of Stoke Poges Gray - First Edition - 1851 - from Hugh Anson-Cartwright Fine Books, ABAC/ILAB (SKU: S917)

CATALOGUE of the First Portion ...Extensive & Choice Library removed from Buckinghamshire WITH a Most Interesting Collection...of the Poet Gray WITH A Further Selection... including Reserved Books, Autograph Manuscripts, and Letters, of the Poet Gray ...

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CATALOGUE of the First Portion ...Extensive & Choice Library removed from Buckinghamshire WITH a Most Interesting Collection...of the Poet Gray WITH A Further Selection... including Reserved Books, Autograph Manuscripts, and Letters, of the Poet Gray ...

by Gray, Thomas - Granville Penn of Stoke Poges

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London: S. Leigh Sotheby & John Wilkinson, 1851 (Parts 1-3) - 1854 (Part 4), 1851. 4 parts in 1, pp: (Part 1) 87 (1500 lots); (Part 2) 66 (1165 lots); (Part 3) [ii], 2, 31 (170 lots); (Part 4) 32 (291 lots); Original printed card covers (both front and rear) retained and bound into contemporary brown cloth binding with yellow coated endpapers, gilt-stamped leather spine label reads: "Penn Sale Catalogue - Books and M.S.S. 1851-54," top edge only trimmed. Covers rubbed and slightly bumped, else very clean, sound copy. Hand-drawn red rules throughout (much like a ledger) with prices in ink and with buyer's names. Northup 'Bibliography of Gray' omits the 1854 continuation of the sale. See Munby Sales Catalogues, Vol 2 'Poets and Men of Letters' which reproduces only the items relating to Gray. Exceptional copy. Rare.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good. Octavo.

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Bookseller
Hugh Anson-Cartwright Fine Books, ABAC/ILAB CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
S917
Title
CATALOGUE of the First Portion ...Extensive & Choice Library removed from Buckinghamshire WITH a Most Interesting Collection...of the Poet Gray WITH A Further Selection... including Reserved Books, Autograph Manuscripts, and Letters, of the Poet Gray ...
Author
Gray, Thomas - Granville Penn of Stoke Poges
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
S. Leigh Sotheby & John Wilkinson, 1851 (Parts 1-3) - 1854 (Part 4)
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1851
Keywords
BOOK COLLECTORS. LIBRARIES. BIBLIOGRAPHIES. LITERATURE
Bookseller catalogs
Books About Books; Catalogues/Auction Catalogues; Literature;
Size
Octavo

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