Under The Hammer: Book Auctions Since The Seventeenth Century

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Under The Hammer: Book Auctions Since The Seventeenth Century

MYERS, Robin; HARRIS, Michael; MANDELBROTE, Giles (eds.)

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Topics by various authors include: newspaper advertising; the organization of book auctions; books and buyers; Dutch book auctions; English book collectors and the salerooms; Thomas Griffiths Wainewright's family library; sale of Richard Heber's library; William Morris's books; Jazz Age library of Jerome Kern; book auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's (appendix). Index.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Oak Knoll Press & The British Library
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 2001
  • Place Published: Newcastle, DE & London
  • ISBN: 1584560665

Details

  • Condition: Fine
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: Fine
  • Details:
    Publishing Pathways series. xiv, 242 p. 22 cm. B&w illustrations. Black cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket.

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