CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION OF BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS BELONGING TO MR. BRAYTON IVES OF NEW-YORK.
CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION OF BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS BELONGING TO MR. BRAYTON IVES OF NEW-YORK.

CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION OF BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS BELONGING TO MR. BRAYTON IVES OF NEW-YORK.

(Ives, Brayton).
  • New York, NY: De Vinne Press, 1891.
  • 4to.
  • stiff paper wrappers, top edge cut, other edges uncut
  • 317+(1) pages

Price: $100.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 126885

Limited to 100 copies, signed by Theodore L. De Vinne. Introductory comments describing the collection by Ives. 1115 entries arranged alphabetically. Color facsimiles, frontispiece and throughout text. This work appears to have been published prior to an auction of the Ives collection on March 5, 1891 (McKay 3929), the catalogue for which was also published by De Vinne and reported in The Publisher's Weekly XXXIX, 371. Ives (1840-1914) was a railroad executive and president of the New York Stock Exchange. Covers chipped and torn at edges, also tanned and soiled. Top part of spine missing.