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Dorothy Sloan–Rare Books warrants the authenticity of each book,

imprint, letter sheet, manuscript, signature, print, photograph, map,

work of art, and any other artifact in this catalogue on the terms and

conditions set forth below:

1

. Unless indicated otherwise in the respective catalogue description or

unless physical examination would reveal a self-evident lack of authen-

ticity, Dorothy Sloan–Rare Books warrants for a period of three years

from the date of sale the authenticity of every book, imprint, letter

sheet, manuscript, signature, print, photograph, map, work of art, and

any other artifact described in this catalogue.This limited warranty does

not extend to the attribution of authorship of any item to the extent that

such attribution is based solely upon current scholarly opinion (which is

often controversial and rapidly changing).

2

. Dorothy Sloan–Rare Books warrants to the buyer of record for a

period of three years from the date of sale that any item described in

this catalogue is complete in text and illustrations, unless otherwise

described. This warranty does not cover binding damages or restora-

tion, stains or foxing, wormholes, short leaves of text or plates or any

defect that does not a

ff

ect the completeness of the text. Nor does this

warranty extend to the omission of inserted advertisements, blank

leaves, cancels or subsequently published volumes, plate supplements

or appendices, atlases, extra-illustrated books, books in original parts,

or serial publications. Lots containing more than one title, letter, or

manuscript are sold not subject to return.

3

. Dorothy Sloan–Rare Books and the seller make no warranty or

representation, expressed or implied, that the buyer of any property

will acquire any copyright or reproduction rights thereto.

4

. The bene

fi

ts of these warranties are non-transferable and non-

assignable. They apply only to the buyer of record, and are condi-

tioned on the buyer returning the work in the same condition as at

time of sale, and in the time period speci

fi

ed.

5

. The buyer’s sole remedy under these warranties shall be the refund

of the purchase price paid for the item, and this remedy shall be

exclusive and in lieu of any other remedy which might otherwise be

available to the buyer as a matter of law, and neither Dorothy

Sloan–Rare Books nor the seller shall be liable for any consequential

damages.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

All property is sold “as is” in accordance with the terms of the

Limited Warranty set forth herein, and neither Dorothy Sloan–Rare

Books nor the seller makes any express or implied warranty or repre-

sentation as to the condition of any lot o

ff

ered for sale, and no state-

ment made at any time, whether oral or written, shall constitute such

a warranty or representation.

Descriptions of condition are not warranties. The descriptions of

condition of articles in this catalogue, including all references to

damage or repairs, are provided as a service to interested clients and

do not negate or modify the Limited Warranty. Accordingly, all lots

should be viewed personally by prospective buyers or their agents to

evaluate the condition of the property o

ff

ered for sale

seven days notice to the buyer, or (c) take such other action as

Dorothy Sloan–Rare Books deems necessary or appropriate. Should

Dorothy Sloan–Rare Books resell the property, the buyer shall be

liable for the payment of any de

fi

ciency in the purchase price

together with costs and expenses. Should a buyer pay only a portion

of the purchase price for any or all lots purchased, Dorothy

Sloan–Rare Books shall apply the payment received to such lot or

lots at its sole discretion.

13

. The rights and obligations of the parties with respect to the

Conditions of Sale and the conduct of the auction shall be governed

and interpreted by the laws of the state of Texas. By bidding at auc-

tion, whether present in person or by agent, by absentee bid, tele-

phone, or other means, the buyer shall be deemed to have consented

to the jurisdiction of the courts of such state and the federal courts

sitting in such state.

14

. The buyer agrees that (a) neither Dorothy Sloan–Rare Books nor

the seller shall be liable, in whole or in part, for any special, indirect

or consequential damages, including, without limitation, loss of

pro

fi

ts, and (b) the buyer’s damages are limited exclusively to refund

of the purchase price paid for the lot.

15

. SHIPPING CHARGES. Dorothy Sloan–Rare Books may, in its

sole discretion, arrange to have purchased lots packed, insured, and

shipped at the request, expense, and risk of the buyer. This will be

done as a service to the buyer, and Dorothy Sloan–Rare Books

assumes no responsibility for acts or omissions in such packing or

shipping. In such cases, the buyer will be billed for the cost of such

services, including an administrative fee for the services.

16

.BIDDING INCREMENTS.

Increments are:

$10

: to

$100

$25

:

$101

to

$500

$50

:

$501

to

$1

,

000

$100

:

$1

,

001

to

$2

,

000

$200

:

$2

,

001

to

$5

,

000

$500

:

$5

,

001

to

$10

,

000

$1

,

000

:

$10

,

001

to

$20

,

000

$2

,

000

:

$20

,

001

to

$50

,

000

$5

,

000

:

$50

,

001

to

$100

,

000

Auctioneer’s discretion thereafter

17

. CREDIT. Bidders whose credit is unknown to Dorothy

Sloan–Rare Books must submit acceptable references or make prior

payment arrangements (without which lots will not be released until

funds have cleared). Mail bidders should submit acceptable refer-

ences or a deposit of

25

% of their maximum bid. The deposit will be

applied to the purchase if the bid is successful. If the bid is unsuccess-

ful, the deposit will be returned.

18

. LOTS NOT RETURNABLE. Any lot containing more than

one item is sold “as is,” and is not returnable for any reason.

19

. All property should be inspected by the buyer or an agent prior to

purchase. Sta

ff

will be available to answer questions concerning the

property prior to the sale.

20

. Pre-sale estimates are approximations of current market value.

They are prepared well in advance of the auction and should not be

considered predictions of actual sales prices.

LIMITED WARRANTY