cloth, illustration on front cover, spine and front cover gilt-stamped
2005 · London, England
London, England: (Sotheby's), 2005. cloth, illustration on front cover, spine and front cover gilt-stamped. Wardington, Lord. 4to. cloth, illustration on front cover, spine and front cover gilt-stamped. 344, (4); 368, (4); 282, (4); 124, (4) pages. 4 Volumes. Auction of the library of Lord Waddington (1924-2005), formerly Chairman of the Friends of the British Library. First two volumes 562 lots, third volume 257 lots, fourth volume 43 lots. First two volumes atlases and geographies. Third volume Bibles. Fourth volume incunabula and the Wardington Hours. With a biographical sketch of Wardington. Three appendices and index in second volume. Third and fourth volumes with two indices and bibliography. List of realized prices laid in first and third volumes. Color illustrations throughout.
(Inventory #: 124381)