Catalogue of Valuable Private Library of the Late William H. Whitmore
Libbie, C.F. & Co., Auctioneers

Libbie, C.F. & Co., Auctioneers. Catalogue of the Valuable Private Library of the Late William H. Whitmore, of Boston, Genealogist and Historian, and for many years Registrar of the City of Boston. Boston, 1902. 288p, a few ills. Good paperbound (base of spine mended). Ex-museum lib., minimally marked. ** Over 2900 items for auction, featuring about 1300 genealogies, and many books on the local history of Boston. Also town and state histories, publications of historical societies, "rare pamphlets," a "large collection of chap-book literature," autograph letters, maps and prints, and an original watercolor painted for Gov. John Hancock, "Perspective View of Boston Harbor and Landing of the Troops," 1768. (Item ID: 1005429)


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