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A catalogue of the entire library of John Haslam : consisting of a curious collection of books, printed in black letter; old English history; tracts, &c. relative to London; facetiae; old English poetry and plays; German, Dutch, Saxon and Northern literature; classics; treatises on languages; voyages and travels, &c. &c. &c. Likewise a very elegant mahogany glazed bookcase. Which will be sold by auction, by Leigh and Sotheby ... on Friday, July 5, 1816, and three following days, (Sunday excepted) at 12 o'clock.

  • Haslam, John, 1764-1844
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Publication/Creation

London : Wright and Murphy, printers, [1816]

Physical description

2 unnumbered pages, 41 pages, 1 unnumbered page ; 20 cm (8vo)

Notes

Haslam was obliged to sell his library after losing his job as apothecary at Bethlem. Some scientific books are also listed in the catalogue.
Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: Questor Rare Books Note: Disbound

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  • English


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