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The best books : a reader's guide to the choice of the best available books (about 50,000) in every department of science, art and literature, with the dates of the first and last editions, and the price, size and publisher's name of each book : a contribution towards systematic bibliography
- Sonnenschein William Swan, 1855-1931.
Catalogue of a large collection of valuable books : including several rare and curious works, classics and standard authors, in various languages, many of which are handsomely bound, modern novels, and other recently published works : a medical library, including some modern works of theory and practice, also the stock of the late Mr. Thomas Burgess, medical bookseller of Coventry Street : a collection of vocal, piano forte and harp music, a winged bookcase, library, reclining, & Elizabethan chairs, a marqueterie chest of drawers, etc. etc. : which will be sold by auction by Messrs. Puttick and Simpson ... at their Great Room, 191, Piccadilly, on Friday, January 17, 1851, and 4 following days, (Sunday excepted), at one o'clock most punctually.
- Puttick and Simpson.
Effects of the late Wm. Clift, esq., F.R.S., conservator of the Museum of the Royal College of Surgeons, at his late residence, Stanhope Cottage, no. 79, Mornington Road, Regent's Park : a catalogue of the valuable library, consisting of upwards of 1000 volumes, in science and literature, both ancient & modern, of the above-named gentleman, whose judgment was so justly esteemed : many exquisite drawings, plates, & books of plates, both coloured & plain, mad eand [i.e. made and] collected with great care at most advantageous opportunities : also, the household furniture, and effects, will be sold by auction, by Messrs. Arrowsmith & Co., on the premises, no. 79, Mornington Road, Regent's Park, on Friday, August the 3rd, 1849, and following day, at 12 o'clock each day.
- Arrowsmith & Co.