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THOMAS WINSTANLEY & CO.
[Advertisement. 1826]
Sale of Mr. Edwards's valuable collection of splendid books, engravings, drawings, pictures, painted glass, carvings in ivory, &c. by Messrs. Thomas Winstanley & Co. on Monday the 1st of May, 1826, and nine following days ... in the Exchange, Manchester; being a selection of the most valuable part of the stock in trade of Mr. Thomas Edwards, bookseller, of Halifax, (who is retiring from business,) ... After the books, will also be sold, the ... collection of engravings, drawings, pictures, ... and other curiosities, the property, also, of Mr. Edwards, ...
Halifax printed by N. Whitley, [1826].
[4] p. ; 24.2 cm. (4°)

Bifolium. A flyer advertising the sale. Pages [2--4] blank.

Copy Notes The recto of the second leaf contains a covering letter to Soane signed W. Ford dated Manchester April 19. 1826 and accompanying Catalogues of the annexed/ splendid sale, which you will find well deserving of your/ attention. Addressed to Soane Esqr/ Lincoln's Inn Fields on the verso. Only the book sale catalogue (q.v.) is now in the Soane Museum. Bound in a collection of sale catalogues.

Binding Recent binder's cloth.

Reference Number 2179


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