Valuable printed books and manuscripts, autograph letters and music (catalogue for an auction sale conducted by Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 29 November 1995)
London, Christie, Manson & Woods, 1995
(27 cm), 210 pp., illustrations (some in colour). 265 lots. List of prices realised loosely inserted. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - The blockbook Biblia Pauperum (Schreiber III, Low Countries c. 1465), last seen in the Ashburnham sale (Sotheby’s, 27 June 1897, lot 419), now “the property of William Proby, Esq.”, struggled to sell (£265,500, achieved post-sale). ¶ Annotated copy, partly priced.