Christie's to sell Richard Green's library of science classics on June 17, 2008
Christie’s at Rockefeller Center in New York will sell the outstanding library of science classics formed by Richard Green on June 17. We were pleased to have sold Richard most of these classics more than thirty years ago. Among the many treasures are nearly complete collections of first editions by Copernicus, Kepler, Galileo, and Darwin and many other highlights in Printing and the Mind of Man and Dibner’s Heralds of Science. We welcome commission bids from clients for this auction.