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The Library Company of Baltimore Bookplate by S. Allardice, 1790 [Ex Libris]

By: The Library Company of Baltimore, S. Allardice

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1790

Edition: original


The Library Company of Baltimore by S. Allardice, 1790, 69 by 9 cm, used and mounted on a collector card. Impressions from erased pencil notes along the top edge; near the top there are brittle ripples with several small tears. Fincham tells us that Allardice was born in Scotland and apprenticed with Robert Scott. He immigrated to Philadelphia and became a die sinker to the United State Mint. This label, as Allen tells us, is the only “example of the book-plate wor... View more info