Catalogue of the private library of William A. Whiteman, Esq., of Philadelphia : a very select collection of books in the various departments of belles lettres : among the books will be found Mather's Magnalia, ed. 1702 : Columbus' first letter, Basle, 1494 : Bradford Club Series : Bacon's Works, 15 vols., large paper : Book of St. Albans : Ireland's Shaksperian forgeries : Independent Whig, printed by Keimer, 1721 : Painter's Palace of pleasure : Abbotsford Waverly, 12 vols. : Shakespeareana : old plays : all the best editions of the old English dramatists, a large number of privately printed and large paper works : many very rare works relating to America, and the whole library is well enriched with extra engravings, newspaper cuttings, autographs, etc., etc. : the whole to be sold by auction, on Wednesday, December 5th, and the following days, at the Trade Sale Rooms, 498 Broadway, commencing at 4 o'clock, P.M. each day

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Corporate Author: Leavitt, Strebeigh & Co
Contributors: Whiteman, William A., 1834-1867.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York (498 Broadway) : Leavitt, Strebeigh & Co., 1866.
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Item Description: 852 entries.
"E.C. Markley & Son, printers"--Cover p. [2].
Auctioneer's advertisement on back cover.
Physical Description: 72 p. ; 23 cm.