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CHRISTIE, James, the elder (1730--1803)
[Sale catalogue. 1802:06:10]
Particulars and conditions of sale of a singularly elegant leasehold villa, with stabling for nine horses, two coach houses, ... suited to a large family: pleasure ground, ... stately timber, ... rich meadows, ... the property of a nobleman. The situation beautiful beyond description, at Charlton, about seven miles from London, in the county of Kent. ... Which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Christie, at his Great Room, Pall Mall, on Thursday, June the 10th, 1802, ...
[London]: [1802].
3, [1] p. ; 32.8 cm. (2º)

With docket-title. The villa is Charlton Grove, described by Lysons as 'an elegant villa near the Chalkpit in a situation which possesses ... picturesque beauty' (Daniel Lysons, The environs of London, 1792--96, Vol. IV, p. 330, q.v.), built for Earl Cholmondeley in 1794.

Copy Notes Bound (14) in a collection of estate particulars.

Binding Later C19th marbled-paper boards, ribbed morocco-grain cloth spine gilt-lettered 'Sale Catalogues'. 37.6 cm. Later numbered '48' in a series of sale catalogue volumes.

Reference Number 5083


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