Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd (London)

A selection from the Scott Library and other books of navigation and marine science; the property of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (catalogue for an auction conducted by Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd, London, 4-5 December 1974)

London, Christie, Manson & Woods, 1974
(24 cm), 161 (1) pp., colour frontispiece, [38] leaves of plates (some folding), text illustrations (59 illustrations in total). 523 lots. List of prices realised and buyers’ names loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Among top prices were the first and second editions of Dudley’s Arcano del mare (£8400 and £9000 respectively). ¶ Unmarked copy. The white wrapper lightly fingerstained.