W. Tucker & Co, September 11, 1849. Wraps. Six folio sheets in a prospectus which advertises the sale of "estates, land and property, lately belonging to Richard Wright Sleat, and John Sleat" located in and near the town of Christchurch, England. A manuscript notation states "this was a sale of Alaridge property near Christchurch Hants - They have all been since sold except Lot 4 which is still held by Mr. Alaridge Trustees. Herbert E Aldine."
The 10 lots to be sold by auction by Mr. George Cranston, at the King's Arms Hotel, include a farm at South Bockhampton, a farm at Waterditch, a cottage at Burton, a field at Winkton, land at Winkton Meadow, a private residence and several cottages at Christchurch.
9 1/2 x 15 1/4". 6 folio folded sheets with manuscript pencil notation at top of the second page. Printed in numerous striking type fonts. Period folds flattened, slight cracking along uppermost fold with minor loss of text. Good + overall. Item #26262