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The Aldenham library

Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

The Aldenham library

catalogue of the famous library, the property of the Right Honourable Lord Aldenham, the secondand final portion which will be sold by auction...on Monday May 3rd 1937 and following days.

by Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

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Published by Sotheby"s in London .
Written in English


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Pagination82p.
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14300547M

Aldenham Hall situated near Bridgnorth, Shropshire, was the ancestral home of the Acton family. Its chapel served the needs of the people of the district until , when the mission was closed. From to the Oblates were in charge of the . Educating children in Hertfordshire for more than years, the Aldenham Foundation encompasses Aldenham Senior School for boys & girls , Aldenham Prep School (boys & girls 5–11), Aldenham Nursery (boys & girls rising ), St Hilda's Prep School (girls ) and Bluebird Nursery (boys & girls ).

  Ah, Henry Hucks Gibbs, Lord Aldenham! He has appeared a number of times in this blog, most notably in the essay "From the pen and library of Henry Hucks Gibbs." He was a superb collector of much more than gaming literature and a member of the oldest society of bibliophiles in the world, the Roxburghe Club. The description of the Aldenham copy is . Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, Catalogue of Valuable sporting and other books forming part of the library of the Comte de Suzannet The Aldenham library by Sotheby & Co. (London, England) 2 editions - first published in Not in Library.

Radlett Library. likes 18 talking about this 1 was here. Welcome to Radlett Library, it's free to join. 1 Aldenham Avenue (3, mi) Radlett WD7 8HL. Get Directions +44 🤔 📚 Name That Book Quiz Followers:   After Acton’s death, volume Aldenham library — his principal collection on liberty — was purchased by American steel entrepreneur Andrew Carnegie and given to John Morley, among the last English libertarians. Morley, in turn, presented the books to Cambridge, so they would always be kept together.


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The Aldenham library by Sotheby & Co. (London, England) Download PDF EPUB FB2

Inhis library having much increased, he brought out a quarto volume containing his more valuable books very fully described, and in a second volume containing his other books.

Three supplements were published to the first volume and one to the second, all bearing date Author: Henry Hucks Gibbs. Catalogue of the Aldenham Library, Mainly Collected by Henry Hucks Gibbs, First Lord Aldenham by Helen Rudd (, Hardcover) Be the first to write a review About this product Brand new: lowest price.

Catalogue of the Aldenham library, mainly collected by Henry Hucks Gibbs, First Lord Aldenham by Gibbs, Henry Hucks, ; Rudd, HelenPages: The catalogue of the great Aldenham library includes the first portion of property of the honourable Lord Eldenham.

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If you love books, why not help build a library. To quote the foreword of the Sotheby's sale catalogue of 'The Famous Library of Lord Aldenham' ', 'the library follows the literature of the 18th and 19th centuries which had not yet begun to appeal is rich in illuminated manuscripts, chosen among many schools and periods principally for their beauty and artistic interest'.

Library is a Grade II listed building in Aldenham, Hertfordshire, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of. Catalogue of the Aldenham Library, Mainly Collected by Henry Hucks Gibbs, First Lord Aldenham by Helen Rudd, The Arden Press Letchworth (Creator) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This category is for pages with at least one {} template link to a digitized book at the FamilySearch Books Online website.

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She worries about her children, her dead parents, African elephants, the bedroom rituals of 'happy couples', Weapons of Mass Destruction, Followers: Catalogues of the library were published in and ; Sotheby's sold books from the library at auction in and books turn up in the trade every now and then.

A few of them have made their way to me. Before looking at some gaming books from the Aldenham Library, let us discuss Gibbs as a gaming author. Book-plates of W. Constable and Lord Aldenham.

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