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SOUTHGATE, GRIMSTON, & WELLS, auctioneers
[Sale catalogue. 1833:06:21--28]
Catalogue of the rare and bijoux portion, and a selection of valuable works from the library of Mr. J.W. Southgate, consisting of old English poetry, curious biography and bibliography, ... collection relating to the trial of Queen Caroline; ... Collection of tracts, etc. relating to London; complete set of the books printed at Lee Priory; ... A large assemblage of broadsides, ... collected by the late Isaac Reed, Esq. together with his journals and other manuscripts: which will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Southgate, Grimston, & Wells, at their rooms, 22, Fleet Street, on Friday, June 21st, 1833, and six following days, (Sunday excepted,) ...
[London]: G. Larrance, typ., [1833].
99, [1] p. ; 22.6 cm. (4º)

Lugt 13349. Isaac Reed, the Shakespearean editor had owned the copy of the Shakespeare First Folio (q.v.) which became the property of the noted actor John Philip Kemble in 1807, was bought by James Boswell the younger at the Kemble sale in 1821 (q.v.), and was finally purchased by John Britton on Soane's behalf at Sotheby's Boswell sale in 1825. At head of title: '[No. 360'. Announcements of future sales at end. BM, English Book Sales, p. 192.

Copy Notes Unannotated. Final leaf torn with loss of fore-edge third of p. 99. Bound (6) in a collection of book sale catalogues.

Binding Recent olive green binder's cloth, gilt-lettered spine, numbered '78' in a series of sale catalogue volumes. Bound February 1925.

Reference Number 5259


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