skip to content
Under the hammer : book auctions since the seventeenth century Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Under the hammer : book auctions since the seventeenth century

Author: Robin Myers, (Book trade historian); Michael Harris; Giles Mandelbrote; British Library.
Publisher: New Castle, DE : Oak Knoll Press ; London : British Library, 2001.
Series: Publishing pathways.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

This work examines book auctions since the 17th century. The auction has provided a commercial focus for sectors of the book trade for over four centuries. The work looks at its initiation on the  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
History
Congresses
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Under the hammer.
New Castle, DE : Oak Knoll Press ; London : British Library, 2001
(OCoLC)606925662
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Myers, (Book trade historian); Michael Harris; Giles Mandelbrote; British Library.
ISBN: 1584560665 9781584560661 0712347305 9780712347303
OCLC Number: 48053852
Notes: Papers originally presented at the conference "Under the Hammer," held in London, Nov. 25-26, 2000.
Description: xiv, 242 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Newspaper advertising for book auctions before 1700 / Michael Harris --
Organization of book auctions in late seventeenth century longon / Giles Mandelbrote --
Books and buyers in seventeenth century english auction sales / T.A. Birrell --
Dutch book auctions in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / Otto S. Lankhorst --
English book collectors and the salerooms in the eighteenth century / Nigel Ramsay --
Property of a distinguished poisoner: Thomas Griffiths Wainewright and the Griffiths family library / Marc Vaulbert de Chantilly --
Sale of Richard Heber's library / Arnold Hunt --
William Morris's 'ancient books' at sale / Paul Needham --
Jazz Age library of Jerome Kern / Arthur Freeman --
Appendix: Book auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's.
Series Title: Publishing pathways.
Responsibility: edited by Robin Myers, Michael Harris, and Giles Mandelbrote.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48053852> # Under the hammer : book auctions since the seventeenth century
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "48053852" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/deu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Place/new_castle_de> ; # New Castle, DE
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Place/grossbritannien> ; # Großbritannien.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/Z284> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/381.45002/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Topic/book_auctions_history> ; # Book auctions--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Topic/buchauktion> ; # Buchauktion
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Topic/boekenveilingen> ; # Boekenveilingen
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Place/london_2000> ; # London <2000>
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/836120> ; # Book auctions
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/121814978> ; # British Library.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/7529805> ; # Giles Mandelbrote
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Person/myers_robin_book_trade_historian> ; # (Book trade historian) Robin Myers
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Person/harris_michael_1938> ; # Michael Harris
   schema:datePublished "2001" ;
   schema:description "Newspaper advertising for book auctions before 1700 / Michael Harris -- Organization of book auctions in late seventeenth century longon / Giles Mandelbrote -- Books and buyers in seventeenth century english auction sales / T.A. Birrell -- Dutch book auctions in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / Otto S. Lankhorst -- English book collectors and the salerooms in the eighteenth century / Nigel Ramsay -- Property of a distinguished poisoner: Thomas Griffiths Wainewright and the Griffiths family library / Marc Vaulbert de Chantilly -- Sale of Richard Heber's library / Arnold Hunt -- William Morris's 'ancient books' at sale / Paul Needham -- Jazz Age library of Jerome Kern / Arthur Freeman -- Appendix: Book auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837078669> ;
   schema:genre "Conference papers and proceedings"@en ;
   schema:genre "Conference publication"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Series/publishing_pathways> ; # Publishing pathways.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606925662> ;
   schema:name "Under the hammer : book auctions since the seventeenth century"@en ;
   schema:productID "48053852" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/48053852#PublicationEvent/new_castle_de_oak_knoll_press_london_british_library_2001> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Agent/british_library> ; # British Library
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Agent/oak_knoll_press> ; # Oak Knoll Press
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy022/2001051023.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780712347303> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781584560661> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA1U8028> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/48053852> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Agent/british_library> # British Library
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "British Library" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Agent/oak_knoll_press> # Oak Knoll Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oak Knoll Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Person/harris_michael_1938> # Michael Harris
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1938" ;
   schema:familyName "Harris" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael" ;
   schema:name "Michael Harris" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Person/myers_robin_book_trade_historian> # (Book trade historian) Robin Myers
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Myers" ;
   schema:givenName "Robin" ;
   schema:name "(Book trade historian) Robin Myers" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Place/grossbritannien> # Großbritannien.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Großbritannien." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837078669#Series/publishing_pathways> # Publishing pathways.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48053852> ; # Under the hammer : book auctions since the seventeenth century
   schema:name "Publishing pathways." ;
   schema:name "Publishing pathways" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/836120> # Book auctions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Book auctions"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/121814978> # British Library.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "British Library." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7529805> # Giles Mandelbrote
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Mandelbrote" ;
   schema:givenName "Giles" ;
   schema:name "Giles Mandelbrote" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780712347303>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0712347305" ;
   schema:isbn "9780712347303" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781584560661>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1584560665" ;
   schema:isbn "9781584560661" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606925662>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Under the hammer." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48053852> ; # Under the hammer : book auctions since the seventeenth century
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.