A sale of goods by auction1 may be notified to be subject to a reserve or upset price, and a right to bid may also be reserved expressly by or on behalf of the seller2. Where a sale by auction is not notified to be subject to a right to bid by or on behalf of the seller, it is not lawful for the seller to bid himself or to employ any person to bid at the sale3, or for the auctioneer4 knowingly to take any bid from the seller or any such person5. Such a sale may be
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