New York: Nov. 2–3, 1859. 8vo, original printed paper covers. 36 pages; 609 lots. More than 300 of the first 400 lots hand-priced in ink, with buyer names provided for twenty or so lots. Removed from previous binding. Very good or so. Item #5532
Sage’s last catalogue. Q. David Bowers has written a wonderful book about Sage and the birth of the hobby in the United States, which is well worth reading. While not in the best condition, the annotations make this copy desirable. Adams 4 in his listing of Bangs catalogues. Attinelli 15. Davis 894. Ex Phil Carrigan Library.