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EVANS, Robert Harding, auctioneers (1778--1857)
[Sale catalogue. 1825:07:18--21]
A catalogue of rare and valuable books, the property of Messrs G. and W. Nicol. Including Biblia Sacra Latina, 2 vol. The first book ever printed. A magnificent copy upon vellum, ... Which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Evans, at his house, No. 93, Pall-Mall, on Monday, July 18, and three following days. 1825.
[London]: [printed by W. Nicol?], [1825].
[2], 38 p. ; 22.6 cm. (4º)

BM, English Book Sales, p. 162.

Copy Notes Imperfect?; lacking the usual final pages e.g. printer's colophon and any advertisement. Single marking in pencil against article 806 'A Most Curious, Fine And Ancient Print Engraved On Copper ... representing the Crucifixion ... This very Ancient Print is unquestionably one of the greatest Chalchographical curiosities ...'. Uncut edges. Bound (13) in a collection of book sale catalogues by R.H. Evans.

Binding Recent olive green binder's cloth, gilt-lettered spine, numbered '71' in a series of sale catalogue volumes. Bound February 1925.

Reference Number 5186


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