CATALOGUE OF THE PRIVATE COLLECTION OF RARE MADEIRAS, SHERRIES, CLARETS [,] JOHANNISBERGERS, OLD BRANDIES [,] AND HAVANA CIGARS BELONGING TO THE LATE HENRY HILTON ....

New York: Townsend & Montant, 22 November 1900. 43,[3]pp. plus tipped in errata. Octavo. Extracted from pamphlet volume, without wrapper. Binding residue along spine, a handful of pencil notes, otherwise very good or better. Item #WRCLIT82435

The sale consisted of well over 123 lots (including lettered lots), some of the more important with commentary. The lots were sold at the direction of the executors of Judge Hilton's estate, and overseen by Du Vivier & Co. Hilton is best remembered for his profitable association with Alexander Stewart, and for his 1500 acre estate in Saratoga Springs, known at its height as Woodlawn Park. Not recorded in OCLC.

Price: $75.00