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Catalogue of the Private Library of the Late Mr. A.A. Smets, Savannah,GA., Comp;rising One of the Most Valuable and Extensive Collections of Books Ever Offered to the American Public...Monday, May 25th, 1868...

By: Leavitt, Strebeigh & Co

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Bradstreet Press: 1868

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001114

Condition: Fair


vi + 302 pp. Illus head/tails/initials. Containing Very Rare and Elegant Editions of Early Printed Works, ranging from the XV Century; also many Early manuscripts and Missals with Gorgeous Illuminations; a Large Assortment of Modern Illustrated Works, Standard Biographies, Travels, Histories, etc., etc., of the Best Editions; The whole to be sold by Auction, at the Clinton Hall Book Salerooms and Art Galleries. Leavitt, Strebeigh & Co., Auctioneers, Monday, may 25, 1868, and Following Days. One contemporary of Smets said, "The library is peculiarly rich in illuminated missals, several o... View more info