22 - 23 March 2005
GARRICK, David (1717-1779) -- A Catalogue of the Library, Splendid Books of Prints, Poetical and Historical Tracts. London: Robert Saunders, 23 April 1823.
8o (212 x 131 mm). Interleaved with printed prices realized and buyers' names. Contemporary boards (rebacked).
Garrick was the greatest actor-manager of his age, and the sale of his library caused such interest that Saunders felt justified in interleaving some copies of his catalogue with the printed prices as here.
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