Source : LF Robinson 1304
|Source Title||Library of the late Charles L. F. Robinson of Hartford, Conn.|
|Description|| "The late Colonel Charles L. F. Robinson, of Hartford, Conn., was well known as a liberal and discriminating collector of rare books. Many volumes from the Hoe and Huth collections were secured by him and his library became exceedingly interesting and important.
But it was as a collector of rare Americana that Colonel Robinson was best known, and with the sole exception of the duplicates recently sold for Mr. Henry E. Huntington, this is the finest collection of early books on America that has come on the market in many years." From the sale preface
|Scope of Text||The list of important items is simply too long to enumerate. For those who wish to examine this sale in its entirety use the AED Advanced Search and then in the Source Field select or type in LF Robinson 1304.|
|Total Records in AED||701|