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Notes on the history of Sotheby"s

Hobson, G. D.

Notes on the history of Sotheby"s

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Published by Dryden Press, J. Davy & Sons] in [London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Sotheby & Co. (London, England),
    • Booksellers and bookselling -- Great Britain.,
    • Auctions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby G.D. Hobson ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ325.S71 H6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 p. l., 42 p., 1 l.
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6614703M
      LC Control Number19003681
      OCLC/WorldCa12194236

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42, frontis. + 1 etched plate. Founded inSotheby’s is the oldest and largest internationally recognised firm of fine art auctioneers in the world. It has a global network of 80 offices and the company’s annual worldwide sales turnover is currently in excess of $4 billion.

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About this Item: Sotheby's. Paperback. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

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