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Printed books and manuscripts, including printing history and reference

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Printed books and manuscripts, including printing history and reference

by Christie's (New York: Christie's East, 2001.12.11)

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About This Item

New York, 2001   ¶ Only edition. 522 lots; including property from the late Sir Rex and Lady Harrison, Walter J. Johnson Inc, Francis Lewis Randolph, and the Estate of Andrée Beauchamp Stearns. (Christie's East sale no. 8619, 11 December 2001.)   ||| Collation: 267 x 211 mm: Pp [1-1] 3-107 [108].  Illustration: Color and monochrome illustrations and facsimiles.  Binding: Color-pictorial wrappers.  Condition: Fine. .

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Bookseller
Jay Dillon Rare Books + Manuscripts US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
000386
Title
Printed books and manuscripts, including printing history and reference
Author
Christie's (New York: Christie's East, 2001.12.11)
Book condition
Used
Binding
Paperback
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2001
Keywords
Christie\'s Christie Christies New York East 2001 12 December Dec 11 11th Printed books and manuscripts printing history reference Sir Rex Lady Harrison Walter J Johnson Inc Francis Lewis Randolph Estate of Andrée Beauchamp Stearns
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Bibliography; ABE current; ¶ current; Art; Americana; American Literature; French Literature; Reference; English Literature;

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About Jay Dillon Rare Books + Manuscripts

Jay Dillon Rare Books + Manuscripts is a private, research-intensive rare-book dealer of forty years' experience in and around New York, specialized in exceptional books, manuscripts, and cultural property. Jay Dillon has been responsible for selling or appraising more than $100 million worth of books and manuscripts spanning some three thousand years. In 1989 Jay Dillon was the editor and principal author of a richly annotated catalogue that was hailed in the English press as one of the ten best books -- of any kind -- published that year. In 1994 he was invited to narrate the Discovery Channel program on the history of monopoly; and four years later he was consulted by the Zapruder family in connection with their famous film of the assassination of President Kennedy -- which, as it turned out, Mr Dillon valued more accurately than any other appraiser. The firm maintains a wide and productive network of relationships both among private collectors and in the trade; and we are currently engaged in building a number of outstanding private collections for our clients. Books and manuscripts offered to the public are mainly duplicates from our clients' libraries, or otherwise surplus to their needs. Our appraisal services include formal appraisals for insurance, estate-settlement, and tax purposes. For details please contact Dillonbook@AOL.com.

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fine
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wrappers
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