Lot 396 (MH215 Two Day June Fine Art Auction, 18th June 2019)
Sold for £820
Alnwick interest: Adamson (William) Notices of the Services of the 27th Northumberland Light Infantry Militia, published Newcastle 1877; Blair's Household Almanac 1876; "The Tears of Jesus" - a memorial sermon for Isabella wife of the Rev. William Stead, published Newcastle 1875; a report of the proceedings of the Alnwick Mechanical & Scientific Institute Jubilee Celebration, published Alnwick 1874; and many other items of printed and manuscript ephemera relating to the town of Alnwick in the 19th Century - all in six similarly half-calf bound vols.
Provenance: By direction of the Executors of Ian and Ena Robertson, removed from The Old Manse, Alnwick.