Catalogue of valuable printed books including the Property of the late Sir Tobias Rodgers, Bt [other title:] Continental and English literature and history; modern first editions, letters and manuscripts (catalogue for an auction conducted by Bloomsbury Book Auctions, London, 19 June 1997)
London, Bloomsbury Book Auctions, 1997
(25 cm), 97 (3) pp., illustrations (some in colour). 367 lots. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Lots 1-118 are property of the bookseller Sir Tobias Rodgers (1940-1997), many with the distinctive shelf-mark of the Cullen House Library. Offered as “The Property of a Gentleman” was John Donne’s copy of Joannes Creccelius, Collectanea ex historiis (1614), formerly in the J.H.P. Pafford collection (Keynes, Books from Donne’s library, p.267 and 273). ¶ Unmarked copy. No Price list.