[Stock catalogues, numbered series: 837] Books from the library of Edward First Lord Herbert of Cherbury, 1583-1648 : together with works by him and his friends View larger
Maggs Brothers (London)

[Stock catalogues, numbered series: 837] Books from the library of Edward First Lord Herbert of Cherbury, 1583-1648 : together with works by him and his friends

London, Maggs Brothers, 1956
(21.5 cm), (2) 18 pp., [1] leaf of plates (frontispiece). 57 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Contains books from the Herbert Library at Powis Castle, most with his signature or cipher or arms on the binding, sold by Sotheby’s, 16 January 1956 (cf. “Notes on Sales” in The Times Literary Supplement, 2 March 1956, p.140; Gwyn Walters, “The Herbert Libraries of Montgomery and Powis” in The New Welsh Review, volume 3-4, Spring 1991, pp.10-13). ¶ Unmarked copy.
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