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New York County Lawyers' Association. Library
New York County Lawyers' Association. Library
OriginatorNew York County Lawyers' Association. Library
StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypePictorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalInstitutional
Dimensions90x118 mm
OrientationPortrait
Coverage-SpatialNew York (N.Y.)
Subject/IconographyPurrington, William Archer, 1852-1926
Bookplate TextTHE LIBRARY OF THE NEW YORK COVNTY LAWYERS ASSOCIATION / [motto on lintel:] SI MONVMENTVM REQVIRIS CIRCVMSPICE / PVRCHASED FROM THE WILLIAM ARCHER PVRRINGTON FVND
DescriptionStatue of blind justice with scales and sword in doorway framed by bookshelves.
NoteMotto: Si monumentum requiris circumspice = If you want to see a monument, look around (Sir Christopher Wren's epitaph in St. Paul's Cathedral)
RightsRare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277
CollectionJohn Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection
Local Identifierexlibris1319.jp2
Repository/Holding LibraryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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