Bibliotheca Hookiana - Record details

Language and size:English Books in Octavo
Lot number:165
Page number:48
Author:[B., W.]
Title:Touchstone for Gold and Silver
Publication place:[London]
Publication date:1677
Price fetched:0.0.4
Other notes:This book is on Hooke's list of desiderata on fol. 150r of British Library, MS Sloane 1039. This list can now be linked to the auction of Edward Wray's library, and the book matches lot 330 (Goldsmiths Manual, or a Touchstone for Gold and Silver Wares) on p. 39 of William Cooper's Catalogus librorum bibliothecae instructissimae Eduardi Wray de Barling . . . quorum auctio habenda est . . . Junii 20. 1687, available online via EEBO.
database ID:auct_BH_2269


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