Boyne, William

Person Key: 
BOY006
Family Name: 
Boyne
First Name(s): 
William
Death Year: 
1893
Century: 
19
Biography: 

William Boyne F.S.A. of Leeds was a collector of books on Yorkshire and a noted numismatist. Author of The Yorkshire Library: a bibliographical account of books on topography, tracts of the seventeenth century, and miscellaneous literature, relating to the County of York. London, 1869, Tokens issued in the seventeenth century in England, Wales and Ireland. London, 1858 and other books on tokens and coins. He died in Florence 18 November 1893. Part of his library was sold by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge 12 March 1867, his books & book prints 26 November 1868 and his Yorkshire library 11 December 1873.

Sale Dates: 
12 March 1867
26 November 1868
11 December 1873
Auction House: 
Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge