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Wed, Aug 17, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 45

Group of books

Estimate: $120 - $240
Sold for
Sold Price includes BP

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $20
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000

Group of books, to include New Castle Delaware 1651-1939, 1939; Du Pont, One Hundred and Forty Years, 1942; The Bounds of Delaware, 1947; The Wilmington City Directory For 1876-1877, 1876; Walter Wharton's Land Survey Register 1675-1679, 1955; Reminiscences of Wilmington, missing first chapter; Industrial Stoichiometry, 1926; Hearings Before the Special Committee Investigating the Munitions Industry, 1936; Common Legal Principals, two volumes, 1935; Historical Collections of The Great West, volumes one, 1857; Der Rhein Und Die Rheinlande, 1855; A New Chapter in an Old Story, published by Remington Arms, 1912; nine binder volumes of The Popular Educator; History of the Great Reformation of the Sixteenth Century in Germany, Switzerland, Etc., 1843; Institutes of the Christian Religion, volume one, 1841; The Journal of Arnold Bennett, 1933; The Roman Empresses, 1932; The Scottish Chiefs, 1879;  Provenance: From the Collection of Dr. Fin Sparre, Wilmington, DE.


Most in good condition.

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