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Auction 3176B

November 18, 2018 11:00AM

11-18-2018 11-18-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Knight, Richard Payne (1750-1824) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 November 1816.

Knight, Richard Payne (1750-1824) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 November 1816.

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$554$450

Knight, Richard Payne (1750-1824) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 November 1816. Large wove bifolium with 1814 J. Green watermark, with outer self-envelope, sealed, addressed, and postmarked, inscribed More ...

Lafayette, Marquis de (1757-1834) Autograph Letter Signed, La Grange, 18 September 1811.

Lafayette, Marquis de (1757-1834) Autograph Letter Signed, La Grange, 18 September 1811.

Lot:
34
Sold for:
$523$425

Lafayette, Marquis de (1757-1834) Autograph Letter Signed, La Grange, 18 September 1811. Laid folio-format bifolium inscribed over the top half of one sheet to French Minster of the Interior More ...

Lincoln, Benjamin (1733-1810) and Daniel Shays (c. 1747-1825) Two Signed Letters, 31 January 1787.

Lincoln, Benjamin (1733-1810) and Daniel Shays (c. 1747-1825) Two Signed Letters, 31 January 1787.

Lot:
35
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Lincoln, Benjamin (1733-1810) and Daniel Shays (c. 1747-1825) Two Signed Letters, 31 January 1787. Two original signed letters on laid paper, the first addressed to Lincoln and signed by Daniel More ...

Lind-Goldschmidt, Jenny (1820-1887) Autograph Letter Signed and Clipped Signature.

Lind-Goldschmidt, Jenny (1820-1887) Autograph Letter Signed and Clipped Signature.

Lot:
36
Unsold
 

Lind-Goldschmidt, Jenny (1820-1887) Autograph Letter Signed and Clipped Signature. Laid blue paper bifolium, inscribed over four pages, addressed to a Mrs. Symmonds, mentioning the death of the More ...

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Signed Photograph.

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Signed Photograph.

Lot:
37
Sold for:
$246$200

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Signed Photograph. Period 8 x 10 in. black-and-white photograph of a smiling Lindbergh in his flight suit, standing in front of The Spirit of St. Louis, signed in More ...

Liszt, Franz (1811-1886) Autograph Note Signed.

Liszt, Franz (1811-1886) Autograph Note Signed.

Lot:
38
Sold for:
$738$600

Liszt, Franz (1811-1886) Autograph Note Signed. Small wove Canson bifolium inscribed over one page to an unnamed recipient, text in French, mentioning his Lieder, toned, old folds, some slight More ...

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788.

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788.

Lot:
39
Sold for:
$400$325

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788. Quarto-format bifolium inscribed over one page to Pierre-Charles Laurent de Villedeuil More ...

Matisse, Henri (1869-1954) Autograph Letter Signed, Vence, 19 April 1946.

Matisse, Henri (1869-1954) Autograph Letter Signed, Vence, 19 April 1946.

Lot:
40
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Matisse, Henri (1869-1954) Autograph Letter Signed, Vence, 19 April 1946. Single half-sheet of wove paper, inscribed on both sides, to an unknown recipient, mentioning a missed visit in Paris, the More ...

Muir, John (1838-1914) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 June 1872.

Muir, John (1838-1914) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 June 1872.

Lot:
41
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Muir, John (1838-1914) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 June 1872. Single wove sheet of the letterhead of the New Sentinel Hotel in Yosemite Valley, inscribed over two pages, to Charles Warren Stoddard More ...

Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) Document Signed, General Headquarters, Paris, 23 April 1798.

Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) Document Signed, General Headquarters, Paris, 23 April 1798.

Lot:
42
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) Document Signed, General Headquarters, Paris, 23 April 1798. Single sheet of paper with large engraved emblem at the top, and brief engraved text, the body of the More ...

Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia (1868-1918) Secretarial Note Signed, 1902.

Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia (1868-1918) Secretarial Note Signed, 1902.

Lot:
43
Sold for:
$738$600

Nicholas II, Emperor of Russia (1868-1918) Secretarial Note Signed, 1902. Single leaf, written in Russian, signed and dated by the Emperor at the foot of the page, verso reproduced and taped to the More ...

Nightingale, Florence (1820-1910) Autograph Letter Signed, 23 August 1887.

Nightingale, Florence (1820-1910) Autograph Letter Signed, 23 August 1887.

Lot:
44
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Nightingale, Florence (1820-1910) Autograph Letter Signed, 23 August 1887. Single laid bifolium with Nightingale's 10 South Street, Park Lane W. address printed at the top, inscribed over all four More ...

Pissarro, Camille (1830-1903) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 8 December 1899.

Pissarro, Camille (1830-1903) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 8 December 1899.

Lot:
45
Unsold
 

Pissarro, Camille (1830-1903) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 8 December 1899. Laid bifolium inscribed over one page, addressed to "Mon cher Rod," mentioning a man named George re-entering the More ...

Rackham, Arthur (1867-1939) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 August 193?.

Rackham, Arthur (1867-1939) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 August 193?.

Lot:
46
Sold for:
$523$425

Rackham, Arthur (1867-1939) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 August 193?. Single wove bifolium Stilegate, Limpsfield, Surrey writing paper, inscribed over four pages, to a Dr. Solly [?], commenting on More ...

Remington, Frederic (1861-1909) Signed Photograph.

Remington, Frederic (1861-1909) Signed Photograph.

Lot:
47
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Remington, Frederic (1861-1909) Signed Photograph. Large cabinet card of a young Remington, inscribed to journalist and author Julian Ralph, "To me 'old pard' Julian! Frederic Remington" at the More ...

Signatures, Approximately Forty Signed Documents and Correspondence from France and Italy, 15th-18th Century.

Signatures, Approximately Forty Signed Documents and Correspondence from France and Italy, 15th-18th Century.

Lot:
48
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Signatures, Approximately Forty Signed Documents and Correspondence from France and Italy, 15th-18th Century. Including letters and documents signed by Rinaldo d'Este (1655-1737); Leopoldo de' More ...

Sistare Family, Late 18th and Early 19th c. Archive of Documents and Wallets.

Sistare Family, Late 18th and Early 19th c. Archive of Documents and Wallets.

Lot:
49
Sold for:
$861$700

Sistare Family, Late 18th and Early 19th c. Archive of Documents and Wallets. Including a black gold-tooled morocco wallet dated 1761 and tooled with the name Gabriel Sistare (1725-1795); an More ...

Stoddard, Charles Warren (1843-1909) Three Autograph Letters Signed.

Stoddard, Charles Warren (1843-1909) Three Autograph Letters Signed.

Lot:
50
Sold for:
$123$100

Stoddard, Charles Warren (1843-1909) Three Autograph Letters Signed. A collection of three letters, two dated 1880, the third dated 1905, on various topics, including one addressed to his daughter, More ...

Three English Documents: 1597, 1667, and 1680.

Three English Documents: 1597, 1667, and 1680.

Lot:
51
Sold for:
$154$125

Three English Documents: 1597, 1667, and 1680. Including a bond for the performance of a covenant from Edmund Goodheir to Robert Doughty, manuscript parchment document from the reign of Queen More ...

Washington before Boston  , Bronze Medal by Pierre Duvivier, 19th Century.

Washington before Boston , Bronze Medal by Pierre Duvivier, 19th Century.

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$523$425

Washington before Boston, Bronze Medal by Pierre Duvivier, 19th Century. Commemorative bronze medal, the largest medal in the Comitia Americana series, celebrating the victory over the British and More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) and Benjamin Lincoln (1733-1810) Signed Oath of Allegiance.

Washington, George (1732-1799) and Benjamin Lincoln (1733-1810) Signed Oath of Allegiance.

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$33,210$27,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) and Benjamin Lincoln (1733-1810) Signed Oath of Allegiance. Philadelphia: John Dunlap, 1778. Typographically printed document fulfilled by hand, signed by Lincoln, More ...

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) Autograph Note Signed, 8 April 1852.

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) Autograph Note Signed, 8 April 1852.

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$338$275

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) Autograph Note Signed, 8 April 1852. Single leaf inscribed on one side, to Sidney Brooke (or perhaps Brooks) noting that he and his wife are "waiting for an hour of More ...

A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770 by Soldiers of the XXIXth

A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770 by Soldiers of the XXIXth

Lot:
55
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770 by Soldiers of the XXIXth Regiment. London: Printed by Order of the Town of Boston, More ...

Aaron Copland (1900-1990) The New Music  , Signed by Copland, Walter Piston (1894-1976) and Virgil Thomson (1896-1989).

Aaron Copland (1900-1990) The New Music , Signed by Copland, Walter Piston (1894-1976) and Virgil Thomson (1896-1989).

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$523$425

Aaron Copland (1900-1990) The New Music, Signed by Copland, Walter Piston (1894-1976) and Virgil Thomson (1896-1989). New York: Norton, [1968]. Octavo, later edition in a price-clipped dust jacket, More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yales Linonian Library

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yales Linonian Library

Lot:
57
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yale's Linonian Library. New York: Re-printed, and sold by H. Gaine, at the Bible, in More ...

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$246$200

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles. James McKaye's (1805-1888) The Mastership and its Fruits: the Emancipated Slave Face to Face with his Old Master, New York: Loyal More ...

Almanacks, Two Examples: 1726 and 1733.

Almanacks, Two Examples: 1726 and 1733.

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$37$30

Almanacks, Two Examples: 1726 and 1733. Including: Saunders's Apollo Anglicanus: the English Apollo, London: by A. Wilde, 1726, octavo, disbound; Wing's Olympia Domata; or, an Almanack for the Year More ...

American Imprints in Publisher's Original Paper Wrappers, Six Examples c. 1840-1850.

American Imprints in Publisher's Original Paper Wrappers, Six Examples c. 1840-1850.

Lot:
60
Sold for:
$400$325

American Imprints in Publisher's Original Paper Wrappers, Six Examples c. 1840-1850. Including: Sir Charles Lyell's A Second Visit to the United States of North America, New York: Harper, 1846, in More ...

Anti-Jesuit Tracts, 17th Century, Two Volumes.

Anti-Jesuit Tracts, 17th Century, Two Volumes.

Lot:
61
Sold for:
$123$100

Anti-Jesuit Tracts, 17th Century, Two Volumes. Including: Jacob Laurentius's Prodiga Iesuitarum Liberalitas, Amsterdam: Henrici Launrentii, 1618, octavo, lacking a board, 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.; [and] Le More ...

Apianus, Petrus (1495-1552) Cosmographia.

Apianus, Petrus (1495-1552) Cosmographia.

Lot:
62
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Apianus, Petrus (1495-1552) Cosmographia. Antwerp: Bontio, 1553. Large quarto, edited by Regnier Gemma Frisius (1508-1555), large woodcut of globe on title, numerous woodcut text diagrams, four More ...