VINGT LIVRES DE LA BIBLIOTHEQUE DE FEU MONSIEUR FERNAND NYSSEN.
First edition. The memory of Fernand Nyssen, a bibliophile and member of the Society of Belgium Bibliophiles and Iconophiles, is paid homage in this exhibition Catalogue from the Belgian Royal Library. Nyssen transferred his collection to the library at his death. Twenty of his books are Catalogueed here. One tipped-in color plate, otherwise illustrated in black-and-white. Catalogue written by Georges Colin and Marie-Thérèse Lenger. Several indices at back. In French.
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[COLLECTION OF PRE-WORLD WAR II SOTHEBY CATALOGUES FORMED...
An excellent assortment of important auction sale catalogues preserved in three boxes with paper labels on their spines identifying the sales. Includes 1864. (June 30-July 13). Catalogue of the Entire and very choice Collection of Engravings... Julian Marshall. Completely priced.
1873. (December 12-20th). Catalogue of the Choice Collection of Rare Engravings and Drawings Formed by Hugh Howard. Completely priced.
1890. (November 11-24th). Catalogue ... of Frederick William Cosens. (taped spine).
1910. (February 1st). Catalogue of the Radway Grange Library.
1910. (March 1st-2nd). Catalogue of the Remaining Portion... Early of Sheffield.
1910. (May 26-31st). Catalogue of a Further Portion of the Valuable Library of J.W. Ford.
1910. (June 3rd). Catalogue of the Library of Elliot Stock, Esq.
1914. (April 24th). The J.E. Hodgkin Collections ... Engravings.
1914. (April 27th). The J.E. Hodgkin Collections... Trade Cards, Book-Plates, Broadsides. (lacks front cover).
1920. (March 23rd). Description of an Extraordinary Volume of Shakespeareana... Richard Francis Burton.
1922. (February 8th). Catalogue of the Towneley Mysteries and the York Missal... Sir Edward Coates. Spine taped.
1927. (February 21-23rd). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books... Horatio Brown and others. Spine taped.
1927. (April 11-13th). Printed Books and Illuminated Manuscripts. Earl of Carlisle and others.
1927. (November 7-9th). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books..The Whitchurch Parish Library and others.
1928. (July 31-August 1st). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books ... Lady Montagu.
1928. (August 2-3rd). Catalogue of Printed Books... James Scott and others.
1931. (June 23rd). Catalogue of the Livy of the Batard de Bourgogne. (spine taped).
1933. (December 6-7th). Catalogue of Autograph Letters... relating to the French Revolution and Napoleon Bonaparte.
1933. (December 18-19th). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books, Illuminated Manuscripts.. Bryan Waller Procter and others.
1933. (December 20th). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books, Illuminated Manuscripts... W.H.V. Bythway and others.
1934. (April 23-25th). Catalogue of Valuable Autograph Letters, Historical Documents... Florence, Lady Ward and others.
1935 (April 8-9th). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books, Fine Bindings... M.D. Caclamonos and others.
1935. (May 7th). Catalogue of the Valuable Library Removed from the Radcliffe Observatory, Oxford.
1935. (December 9-11th). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books, Autograph Letters ... Victor Maude and others.
1936. (February 17-19th). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books... Sir Algernon Methuen.
1936. (May 4-6th). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books ... John Stackhouse and others.
1938. (May 30-31st). Catalogue of the Renowned Library ... Ham House. The First Portion.
1938. (June 20-21st). Catalogue of the Renowned Library... Ham House. The Second and Final Portion.
1938. (June 29th-July 1st). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books. Mrs. Robert Mayer and others.
1938 (November 28-December 1st). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books. Frances, Lady Ashburton and others.
1938. (December 19-20th). Catalogue of Valuable Printed Books. George W. Macfarlane and others.
1942. (August 11th). The Bacon-Frank Manuscripts.
A number of these catalogue have prices realized inserted and the occasional note in pencil. Some covers worn. Loosely inserted is a commemorative booklabel which indicates that this set came from the reference library of H.P. Kraus purchased by Oak Knoll Books at the auction sale.