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THE VALUABLE LIBRARY
HENRY B. HUMPHREY, Esq.
TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION,
ON TUESDAY, MAY 9TH, 1871, AND FOLLOWING DAYS,
IN THE LIBRARY SALESROOM OF
LEONARD AND COMPANY,
No. 50 BROMFIELD STREET, BOSTON.,
SALE EACH DAY AT 10 AND 3 O'CLOCK.
The sale will be wholly without reserve, by order of JOSEPH DORR, Esq., Guardian.
Catalogue, price One Dollar each.
Printed at the Riverside Press.
Large Paper, Five Dollars.
CONDITIONS OF SALE.
I. THE highest bidder to be the buyer; and if any question arise between bidders, the lot so disputed shall be immediately put up again, provided the auctioneer cannot decide the said dispute.
II. The purchasers to give in their names and residences, and to make a deposit, if required, in part-payment of the purchasemoney; in default of which, the lot or lots purchased to be immediately put up again and resold.
III. The lots to be taken away at the buyer's expense, within three days after the conclusion of the sale, and the remainder of the purchase-money to be paid previous to the delivery of the goods.
IV. Upon failure to comply with the above conditions, any money that may have been deposited will be forfeited, and all goods not removed within the time named may be resold by public or private sale, on account of the purchaser, and any deficiency occurring at such resale to be made good by the said. purchaser.
V. The books are presumed to be perfect, unless otherwise expressed. All notices of imperfections must be made within a week from the last day of sale. No allowance will be made for stained, soiled, or short leaves.
VI. To prevent inaccuracy in delivery, and inconvenience in the settlement of the purchases, no lot can, on any account, be delivered during the sale.
LEONARD & CO.
Gentlemen who cannot attend the sale may have their purchases faithfully executed by the auctioneers, at a charge of five per cent. on the amount of bills.