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Catalogue of the celebrated library of Major J.R. Abbey

J. R. Abbey

Catalogue of the celebrated library of Major J.R. Abbey

part II. comprising the valuable and extensive collection of books on bookbinding, printing, book-illustration, bibliography, paper and watermarks, illuminated manuscripts, book-collecting and libraries ... : which will be sold by auction

by J. R. Abbey

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Published by Sotheby in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abbey, J. R. -- 1896-1969 -- Library -- Catalogs,
  • Rare books -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
  • Bookbinding -- Bibliography -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe celebrated library of J.R. Abbey, Catalogue of the celebrated library of Major J.R. Abbey, the second portion
    Statementby Messrs. Sotheby & Co.
    ContributionsSotheby & Co. (London, England)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2], 133, [1] p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20498237M

    This page shows details of an item from the Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts collector of illuminated manuscripts and newspaper proprietor: with his book-plate inscribed '[MS] 24 / £ybs.e.e [i.e. £] / [bought from] Ellis Elvey / Oct 29th / ' (1st flyleaf [ii]). The Italian Manuscripts in the Library of Major J. R. Abbey. Catalogue of the Celebrated Library, The Property of the late Major J. R. Abbey. Sold by Order of the Executors. The Eighth Portion: The Hornby Manuscripts, Part 1. Thirty-Four Manuscripts of the 11th to the 15th century. 4th June London: Sotheby & Co., pp. Illus. with 50 plates. 4to. Paper-covered boards. First edition.

    ABBEY, J. R. Travel in Aquatint and Lithography from the Library of J. R. Abbey. First printed in A wonderful library catalogue of illustrated travel works from the collection of J. R. Abbey, the greatest English book collector of his time. Alphabet Soup It has become common to refer to bibliographical works by their initials. Downside Abbey Library holdings number some , volumes of which 10% are considered rare (pre). Our strengths are in Theology, Philosophy, .

    The goal of Abbot Vincent Taylor Library is to provide the college community with the technology and tools necessary to be successful, and to help you access and retrieve the information you need. We look forward to helping you navigate your information needs. Our collections consist of more than , print books, , e-books, over databases, and other multimedia collections which. catalogue of the celebrated library, the property of major j.r. abbey, the fourth and final portion. london: messrs. sotheby & co,


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Catalogue of the celebrated library of Major J.R. Abbey by J. R. Abbey Download PDF EPUB FB2

CATALOGUE OF THE CELEBRATED LIBRARY OF MAJOR J.R. ABBEY Hardcover – January 1, by (ABBEY) (Author)Author: (ABBEY). Catalogue of the Celebrated Library of the Late Major J.R.

Abbey, The Eighth Portion: The Hornby Manuscripts, Part I, Thirty-Four Manuscripts of the 11 to the 15th Century Sotheby Park Bernet/Monaco. Published by Sotheby and Co, London (). Catalogue of the Celebrated Library. The Property of the late Major J.

Abbey: Sold by Order Executors. The Tenth Portion: Thirty-four Manuscripts of the 11th to the 16th century. Which will be Sold by Auction Sotheby Parke Bernet and Co. Tuesday, 20th June Abbey, John Roland. Get this from a library. Catalogue of the celebrated library of Major J.R.

Abbey. [J R Abbey; Sotheby & Co. (London, England)]. catalogue of the celebrated library, the property of major j.r. abbey, the fourth and final portion. (abbey, j.r.). CATALOGUE of The CELEBRATED LIBRARY: The Property of The Late MAJOR J.R.

ABBEY, The Seventh Portion: FORTY-THREE MANUSCRIPTS of the 9th to the 20th century. 1 December Sotheby & Company, London Published by Sotheby & Company, London ().

catalogue of the celebrated library, the property of the late major j.r. abbey. the sixth portion. (abbey, j.r.). Sotheby & Co., London, Paperback. 81 Pages. Book Condition: Very Good. Yellow card covers with black lettering to front, back and spine.

Catalogue of the Celebrated Library of the Late Major J.R. Abbey. The Tenth portion: Thirty four manuscripts of the. Catalogue of the celebrated library: the property of Major J.R. Abbey: the fourth and final portion: comprising books from the Bremer, Cranach, Doves, Essex House, Golden Cockerel, Kelmscott and Vale presses, and a complete set of Gregynog Press books bound by the Press bindery: bindings by T.J.

Cobden-Sanderson, Douglas Cockerell, the Doves Press bindery, Sibyl Pye, Charles McLeish. One Hundred Copies of this Book was printed As a Christmas present for my friends It is partly a Reprint in the October Connossieur with additional plates and catalogues. J.R. Abbey Dec Our copy has his later bookplate, probably a Reynolds Stone design, the black oval with reversed-out calligraphic J R Abbey.

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from the library of J.R. Abbey: a bibliographical catalogue § Travel in aquatint and lithography, English Bindings - in the Library of J.R. Abbey. Edited by G.D. Hobson. fine reproductions (12 in gold & color) & 46 facsimiles in the text.

Title printed in red, black, & gold. Large thick 4to, orig. cloth (endpapers foxed as always), red morocco lettering piece on spine, t.e.g. London: Privately Printed at the Chiswick Press, Catalogue of valuable printed books and fine bindings from the celebrated collection, the property of Major J.R.

Abbey, which will be sold by auction by Messrs. Sotheby & Co. at their large galleries, 34 & 35 New Bond Street, W1. Catalogue of The Celebrated Library of the late Major J.R. Abbey. June, 19,pp.lotill., back cover ill. Marrow, James H. "An Italianate Episode in Dutch Manuscript Illumination."Wiener Jahrbuch für Kunstgeschichtepart 2.

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Major John Roland Abbey (23 November – 24 December ) was an English book collector and High Sheriff. Early life. He was the eldest of three sons of William Henry Abbey, a brewer, and was named John Rowland before dropping the 'w'.

After an accident that caused permanent damage to one of his elbows he was educated by a private tutor. The library we use today was established after the Abbey was founded as a collegiate church in It has been housed in part of the former monastic dormitory since InDean John Williams installed book presses at his own expense, and brought in around 2, books.

The collection grew.The Celebrated Library of The Late Major The Eleventh and Final Part Forty-Four Mnauscripts from c to   The Abbey Library is Switzerland’s most magnificent Rococo building, it’s Switzerland’s oldest library and one of those few places in the world that will absolutely take your breath away.

It's a beautiful library with amazingly old books and it is one of the oldest and most beautiful in the world. Today the library at is still considered nearly unrivaled in its beauty.