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HEATHCOTE, Sir William (1801-1881) -- James DARLING. Catalogue of Books, belonging to Sir William Heathcote, Baronet, at Hursley Park, in the County of Southampton. London: Privately Printed, 1834.
4o (274 x 218 mm). Lithographed throughout from the original manuscript. Contemporary cloth (rebacked in morocco preserving original spine label). Provenance: A.N.L. Munby (bookplate).
One of the earliest lithographed library catalogues, not listed by M. Twyman in Early Lithographed Books (1990). The printed version of the catalogue was not published until 1865.
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