Sotheby's (New York)

Four Caxtons, Peter Schoeffer, The Nuremberg Chronicle, Wynkyn de Worde, the property of Raymond E. Hartz, and the property of various owners (catalogue of an auction sale conducted by Sotheby's, New York, 23 October 1987)

New York, Sotheby's, 1987
(27 cm), [48] pp., illustrations (some in colour). 7 lots. Printed list of priced realised. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - A disappointing sale, with just two of the seven lots sold (lots 1, 7). Lots 1-5 were “The Property of Various Owners”; lots 6-7 were from the library of Raymond Emory Hartz (1899-1989) and Elizabeth K. Hartz (1907-1998). A further sale of “Fine books and manuscripts including property from the library of Raymond and Elizabeth Hartz” was conducted by Sotheby’s in New York, 12 December 1991. ¶ Unmarked copy.
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