The library of John M. Schiff (catalogue for an auction conducted by Sotheby’s, New York, 11 December 1990)
New York, Sotheby's, 1990
(27 cm),  pp., illustrations (some in colour). Lots numbered 1-349. List of prices realised loosely inserted. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - The merchant-banker John Mortimer Schiff (1904-1987) gathered a fine collection of sporting-books, including the first work on fishing printed in America, Joseph Seccombe’s Business and diversion inoffensive to God (Boston 1743). ¶ Occasional annotation.