White Knights Library: Catalogue of that distinguished and celecbrated library, containing numerous very fine and rare specimens from the presses of Caxton, Pyson, and Wynkyn de Worde, &c. An unrivalled collection of Italian, Spanish and French romances of chivalry, poetry, and facetiĉ. An unique assemblage of books of emblems, and books ornamented with wood cuts. Very fine botanical works with original drawings. And a selection of rare, curious, and splendid articles in every department of literature ...
Printed by W. Bulmer and Co., 1819 - Antiques & Collectibles
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Page 227 - All the books are presumed to be perfect, unless otherwise expressed ; but if upon collating, any should prove defective, the purchaser will be at liberty to take or reject them, provided they are returned within ONE WEEK after the conclusion of the sale, when the purchase-money will be returned. VII. The sale of any book or books is not to be set aside on account of any stained or short leaves...
Page 227 - The purchasers to give in their names and places of abode, and to pay down 10s. in the pound, if required, in part payment of the purchasemoney, in default of which the lot or lots purchased to be immediately put up again and re-sold.
Page 181 - CANCIONERO DE ROMANCES, en que están recopilados la mayor parte de los Romances Castellanos, que hasta agora se han compuesto, nuevamente corregido, emendado, y añadido en muchas partes, 16mo.
Page 33 - M. William Shake-speare, His True Chronicle History of the life and death of King Lear, and his three Daughters.
Page 227 - Upon failure of complying with the above conditions, the money deposited in part payment shall be forfeited; all Lots uncleared within the time aforesaid shall be re-sold by Public or Private Sale, and the deficiency (if any) attending such re-sale shall be made good by the Defaulter at this Sale, together with all charges attending the same.
Page 121 - ANE DETECTIOUN OF THE DUINGES OF MARIE QUENE OF SCOTTES, touchand the murder of hir husband, and hir conspiracie, adulterie, and pretensed mariage with the Erie Bothwell, And ane defence of the trew Lordis, mainteineris of the Kingis graces actioun and authoritie. Translatit out of the Latine quhilke was written by GB With oval portrait of Mary Queen of Scots by G.