HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Arrr! (Celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day) Thar be a hunt for treasure, Mateys!
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Library Summary

Status:
Type: Real
Size: Medium (101 - 500)

John Knight

You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Legacy Libraries Common Knowledge help page.
Library Information
Library date
1770-01-11
Location
Library size (titles)
Library size (volumes)
Sources
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Massachusetts Gazette, and the Boston Post-Boy and Advertiser, 11 December 1769, p. 3
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Boston Evening-Post, 11 December 1769, p. 3 18 December 1769, p. 3; 28 December 1769, p. 3
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Massachusetts Gazette and Boston Weekly News-Letter, 14 December 1769, p. 3; 21 December 1769, p. 1; 28 December 1769, p. 1
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Boston-Gazette, and Country Journal, 18 December 1769, p. 3
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Massachusetts Gazette, and the Boston Post-Boy and Advertiser, 1 January 1770, p. 2; 8 January 1770, p. 3
Library notes
Advertisement text (Gazette and Post-Boy, 11 December): On Wednesday the 20th Instant, at TEN o'Clock in the Morning. Will be Sold by PUBLIC VENDUE, at the House of the late Mr. John Knight in Sudbury-Street, All his House Furniture; consisting of [long list], — Also, a valuable Library of Books, consisting chiefly of History and Divinity, Printed Catalogues of which may be had the Day before the Sale by applying to J. RUSSELL, Auctioneer."
Advertisement text (Evening-Post, 11 December): "On WEDNESDAY 20th Instant, Will be sold by PUBLIC VENDUE, At the House of the late Mr. John Knight, in Sudbury-street, All his House-Furniture, Consisting of [long list],—Also, a valuable Library of Books, consisting of History and Divinity,—printed Catalogues of which will be given gratis.——J. RUSSELL, Auctioneer."
Advertisement text (Gazette and Weekly-Newsletter, 14 December): On Wednesday the 20th Instant, at TEN o'Clock in the Morning. Will be Sold by PUBLIC VENDUE, at the House of the late Mr. John Knight in Sudbury-Street, All his House Furniture; consisting of [long list], — Also, a valuable Library of Books, consisting chiefly of History and Divinity, Printed Catalogues of which may be had the Day before the Sale by applying to J. RUSSELL, Auctioneer."
Advertisement text (Evening-Post, 18 and 28 December): "The Library of the late Mr. John Knight, which is very large and valuable, and which was advertised to be Sold with his House-Furniture, on Wednesday next, cannot be got ready for Sale on that Day, but will be Sold on THURSDAY the 11th of JANUARY next, at the Auction-Room in Queen-street.
Printed Catalogues will be delivered at the Auction-Room, a Week before the sale, gratis.
J. RUSSELL, Auctioneer."
Advertisement text (Gazette and Country Journal, 18 December): "The LIBRARY of the late Mr. John Knight, which is very large and valuable, and which was advertised to be Sold with his House-Furniture, on Wednesday next, cannot be got ready for Sale on that Day, but will be Sold on Thursday the 11th Day of January next, at the Auction-Room in Queen-street."
Links
Provenance marks
Legacy categories
Total book value
Total inventory value
I'Contributors
Entity Information
Date of birth
Date of death
Gender
male
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Legacy connections
About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 128,814,839 books! | Top bar: Always visible