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John Barron

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1795-11-28
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Newspaper advertisement for sale: Dunlap and Claypoole's American Daily Advertiser, 26 November 1795, p. 2; 28 November 1795, p. 2
Noted in George L. McKay, American Book Auction Catalogues 1713-1934: A Union List. New York Public Library (1937), p. 62
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Advertisement text (26 November): "Books at Auction. On Saturday the 28th instant, precisely at 9 o'clock, in the forenoon, will be sold by public auction a valuable library of books, belonging to the estate of John Barron, Esq. deceased, consisting of HISTORY, geography, poetry, travels, memoirs, voyages, the craftsman, and sundry valuable books, both ancient and modern, a large family bible with the cuts, elegantly bound. A catalogue to be had at the subscribers. FOOTMAN & CO. auctioneers."
Advertisement text (28 November): "Books at Auction. THIS MORNING, precisely at 9 o'clock, will be sold by public auction a valuable library of books, belonging to the estate of John Barron, Esq. deceased, consisting of HISTORY, geography, poetry, travels, memoirs, voyages, the craftsman, and sundry valuable books, both ancient and modern, a large family bible with the cuts, elegantly bound. A catalogue to be had at the subscribers. FOOTMAN & CO. auctioneers."
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1795
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