The Gibson Craig Library, Catalogue Of The Valuable And Very Extensive Library Of The Late James T. Gibson Craig, Esq.3 Parts

By: CRAIG, JAMES THOMSON GIBSON

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 178, xxviii;17li, li92, xi pages; "The Gibson Craig Library, Catalogue of The Valuable and Very Extensive Library of the Late James T. Gibson Craig, Esq." , Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 1887, 3 parts in single volume. Large Paper edition. Provenance L D Davy cupid book mark. Free Library of Philadelphia deaccessioned. Part I 5881 lots ; part II 5384 lots, Part III 1073 lots. A ten day sale. A descriptive check list of the sale of one of the most famous of collections. 4/5 gilded morocco over marled boards. Binding by Zaehnesdorf, #357/1000. Edges uncut and darkened. Binding rubbed. Solid and complete. The catalogue is certainly one of the largest large-paper sale catalogues ever produced. 10.75" x 14.5". 12 pounds. Pleasantly arranged more or less alphabetically. Without the 31 chromolithographed plates . One of 105 copies printed on fine made watermarked paper [owner's note on flyleaf'}. Including the list of buyers and prices. Volume is complte as issued but does not include chromolithographed plates occasionally found with this book.

Title: The Gibson Craig Library, Catalogue Of The Valuable And Very Extensive Library Of The Late James T. Gibson Craig, Esq.3 Parts

Author Name: CRAIG, JAMES THOMSON GIBSON

Categories: Bibliography.,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge: 1887

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 39314