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Newspaper advertisement for sale: The Pennsylvania Packet, and Daily Advertiser, 23 March 1790, p. 2; 24 March 1790, p. 1; 25, 26, 27, 29, 30 March 1790, p. 1
Noted in George L. McKay, American Book Auction Catalogues 1713-1934: A Union List. New York Public Library (1937), p. 57
Advertisement text (23 March): "A Sale of Books, BY AUCTION, (Being the Library of the late Rev'd Dr. Duffield) This Evening, The 23rd Instant, at the Store where the Post-Office was lately kept, in Chesnut street, a few doors above Front street. — It will begin exactly at half after six o'Clock. Catalogues may be had at the Place of Sale, and at William Prichard's Book-Store in Market street. March 23. [at line of line is printed dtf]."
Advertisement for 24, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30 March simply changes the date in the text.