Catalogue of Highly Important Manuscripts. Extremely Valuable Printed Books . . . The Cardigan Chaucer . . . The Kilmarnock Edition of Burns' Poems . . . Autographs [etc.]. Sotheby and Co.

Catalogue of Highly Important Manuscripts. Extremely Valuable Printed Books . . . The Cardigan Chaucer . . . The Kilmarnock Edition of Burns' Poems . . . Autographs [etc.]

London: Sotheby and Co., 1925. Illustrated edition. Soft cover. 120p (765 lots) + 4 pls. Ink stamp of Bernard Quaritch on cover. Fair (spine mended, front cover loosening, covers soiled). Item #30661

Auction held on April 6-8, 1925. Includes The Cardigan Chaucer, a manuscript of the Canterbury Tales; a 13th-century legal manuscript with a portrait of Edward I; The Kilmarnock edition of Burns' Poems; "a remarkable collection of tracts by Increase Mather"; an 1865 Alice in Wonderland; 17th-century Indian miniatures; "an extremely fine drawing by William Blake;" 1587 Book of Cookrye; and much more. Can be sent outside the US for less than the default shipping rate.

Price: $25.00

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