Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs

Date: Wednesday, 17th June 2020 10:00
Sale number: 605
Location: Edinburgh
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Name: Cathy Marsden
Email: cathy.marsden@lyonandturnbull.com

Lot 2 - Battiss, Walter Bushman Art

Est. £700 - £1,000
Fees apply


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