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ROBERT SAUNDERS
[Sale catalogue. 1823:05:08--22]
A catalogue of the extensive library of the Surry Institution. Comprising ... every branch of literature, the whole in fine preservation, and appropriately bound. Also a valuable collection of modern philosophical and chemical instruments, furniture, and fittings-up. ... Which will be sold by auction, by Mr. Saunders, on the premises, (formerly known as the Leverian Museum), Blackfriar's Road; on Thursday, May 8th, 1823, and 12 following days, ...
[London], [1823].
6, 106 p. ; 22.0 cm. (4º)

Includes 'a few introductory remarks, on the nature and character of the Collection'. The Surrey Institution, founded by private subscription in 1807 on the model of the Royal Institution, was dissolved in 1823. Soane was a vice-president.

Copy Notes Unopened and unannotated. Bound in a collection of sale catalogues.

Binding Later C19th half green binder's cloth, marbled-paper boards.

Reference Number 4923


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