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EVANS, Robert Harding, auctioneers (1778--1857)
[Sale catalogue. 1831:08:19]
Catalogue of the original manuscripts of the Waverley novels, and Tales of my landlord, ... all in the hand-writing of Sir Walter Scott, Bart. To which is added a most curious and interesting collection of autographs of princes, popes, cardinals, statesmen, literati, and artists, from the XIIIth to the XIXth centuries. ... Which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Evans, at his house, No. 93, Pall-Mall, on Friday, August 19th. 1831.
[London]: printed by W. Nicol, [1831].
[2], 9, [1] p. ; 22.6 cm. (4º)

The Scott MSS. were being sold by the Trustees of the publisher Archibald Constable. Notices of immediately forthcoming sales on final leaf, verso blank. BM, English Book Sales, p. 185.

Copy Notes Unannotated. Uncut edges. Bound (18) in a collection of book sale catalogues by R.H. Evans.

Binding Recent olive green binder's cloth, gilt-lettered spine, numbered '72' in a series of sale catalogue volumes. Bound February 1925.

Reference Number 5208


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