Sotheby's (London)

Valuable printed books (catalogue of an auction sale conducted by Sotheby's, London, 24 June 1988)

London, Sotheby's, 1988
(27 cm), 205 (15) pp., illustrations (some in colour). 428 lots. List of prices realised and buyers’ names loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Lot 24 (£55,000, to Crivelli against Kraus) is the only known copy of the broadsheet Edict of Worms (Vienna: Johann Singriener, 8 May 1521). Sale contains Spanish American history and literature consigned by Federico M. Vogelius (lots 41-105). ¶ Annotated copy, partly priced.