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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE 17TH EARL OF PERTH
Lord Perth (1907-2002) was a statesman, banker, collector and bibliophile. He was chairman of the Reviewing Committee for the Export of Works of Art and a member of The Adivsory Council of the Victoria and Albert Museum. An important selection from his library, which is well known for its Natural History and Jacobite History, is being sold at Christie's in London on 20th November.