Sotheby's (Firm). Catalogue of sale (New York, N.Y.) ; Sale 8461.
Formatted Contents Note
Pt. 1. The Magna Carta : Introduction ; Description of the document ; The Brudenells of Deene and their Magna Carta ; Magna Carta: the road to Runnymede ; Magna Carta 1215 ; The charter in the thirteenth century ; The crisis of 1297: No taxation without representation. The Magna Carta of 1297 : Text and translation ; The dissemination of the 1297 charter ; The script and the scribe ; The seal Pt. 2. The archival and documentary evidences for Magna Carta : A census of Magna Carta manuscripts ; Related texts Pt. 3. Magna Carta and modern history : Magna Carta and America. Magna Carta leaves England, 1939-2007 : How Magna Carta came to America but did not stay, 1939-1947 ; How Magna Carta came to Australia, 1952-3 ; How America saved Magna Carta from becoming a "centerpiece," 1975-2007.
Catalog for auction held at Sotheby's in New York on December 18, 2007 at 7 pm.