CATALOGUE OF VALUABLE BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF A GENTLEMAN
CATALOGUE OF VALUABLE BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF A GENTLEMAN

CATALOGUE OF VALUABLE BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF A GENTLEMAN.

(Watts, Alaric Alexander).
  • London: Puttick and Simpson, 1849.
  • small 8vo.
  • self paper wrappers
  • 52 pages.

Price: $100.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 87453

Sale held May 7-10. 1227 lots. Catalogue includes items from the library of Alaric Alexander Watts (1797-1864). Watts was a journalist and poet whose most notable achievements include his editorship and proprietorship of two annuals, the Literary Souvenir (1824-35) and its successor, the Cabinet of Modern Art (1836-7). Back panel very lightly foxed in lower corner. First gathering detached from spine. Not included in the List of Catalogues of English Book Sales 1676-1900 now in the British Museum. (1915).