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Auction 3040B

November 12, 2017 11:00AM

11-12-2017 11-12-2017

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Natural History, Medicine, Two Volumes: Deleuze and Gorman.

Natural History, Medicine, Two Volumes: Deleuze and Gorman.

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397
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$62$50

Natural History, Medicine, Two Volumes: Deleuze and Gorman. J.P.F. Deleuze's Histoire Critique du Magnetisme Animal, Paris: Mame, 1813, octavo, two parts in one volume, modern half morocco; [and] More ...

Newton, Isaac (1642-1727) Universal Arithmetick: or, a Treatise of Arithemtical Composition and Resolution.

Newton, Isaac (1642-1727) Universal Arithmetick: or, a Treatise of Arithemtical Composition and Resolution.

Lot:
398
Sold for:
$923$750

Newton, Isaac (1642-1727) Universal Arithmetick: or, a Treatise of Arithemtical Composition and Resolution. London: [by T. Wood] for Senex, Innys, Osborne, and Longman, 1728. Second edition, octavo, More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Philosophiae Naturalis Principia.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Philosophiae Naturalis Principia.

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399
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$123$100

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Philosophiae Naturalis Principia. Cambridge: University Press, 1972. Two large quarto volumes, facsimile based on the third edition of 1726, with variant readings, More ...

Niebuhr, Reinhold (1892-1971) Beyond Tragedy  , Signed Copy.

Niebuhr, Reinhold (1892-1971) Beyond Tragedy , Signed Copy.

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400
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$308$250

Niebuhr, Reinhold (1892-1971) Beyond Tragedy, Signed Copy. New York: Scribner's Sons, 1937. First edition, inscribed and signed by Niebuhr on the title, with the dust jacket, in the publisher's blue More ...

Oakes, William (1799-1848) Scenery of the White Mountains, with Sixteen Plates from the Drawings of Isaac Sprague   (1811-1895).

Oakes, William (1799-1848) Scenery of the White Mountains, with Sixteen Plates from the Drawings of Isaac Sprague (1811-1895).

Lot:
401
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$123$100

Oakes, William (1799-1848) Scenery of the White Mountains, with Sixteen Plates from the Drawings of Isaac Sprague (1811-1895). Boston: Crosby, Nichols, and Company, [1848]. Folio, illustrated with More ...

Oates, Joyce Carol (b. 1938) The Lamb of Abyssalia  , Deluxe Signed Copy.

Oates, Joyce Carol (b. 1938) The Lamb of Abyssalia , Deluxe Signed Copy.

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402
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Oates, Joyce Carol (b. 1938) The Lamb of Abyssalia, Deluxe Signed Copy. [Cambridge, Massachusetts]: Pomegranate Press, 1979. First edition, copy number 8 of 50 signed by Oates and illustrator Karyl More ...

Onassis, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (1929-1994) and Lee Bouvier Radziwill (b. 1933) One Special Summer,   Signed by Both Sisters.

Onassis, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (1929-1994) and Lee Bouvier Radziwill (b. 1933) One Special Summer, Signed by Both Sisters.

Lot:
403
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$523$425

Onassis, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (1929-1994) and Lee Bouvier Radziwill (b. 1933) One Special Summer, Signed by Both Sisters. New York: Delacorte Press, 1974. First edition, limited to 500 signed More ...

Ornithological Illustration, Two Volumes.

Ornithological Illustration, Two Volumes.

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404
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$369$300

Ornithological Illustration, Two Volumes. Rex Brasher's Birds and Trees of North America, Kent, CT, 1929, volume one, signed by Brasher on title page, copy number 98 of 500, illustrated with More ...

Osler, William (1849-1919) Four Books and Four Pamphlets.

Osler, William (1849-1919) Four Books and Four Pamphlets.

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405
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Osler, William (1849-1919) Four Books and Four Pamphlets. Including: Man's Redemption of Man, New York: Hoeber, 1912; Counsels and Ideals, Boston & New York: Houghton, Mifflin, & Co., 1905 and 1908 More ...

Palm Leaf Manuscript.

Palm Leaf Manuscript.

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406
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Palm Leaf Manuscript. Small palm leaf manuscript, comprising eight leaves, each inscribed on both sides, with a hole through each, binding thread intact, 7 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. More ...

Parchment Leaves Printed Books of Hours, Four.

Parchment Leaves Printed Books of Hours, Four.

Lot:
407
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$277$225

Parchment Leaves Printed Books of Hours, Four. Paris, late 15th-early 16th century. Hand rubricated parchment leaves printed with Latin text in gothic type and metalcut borders, one large octavo, 9 More ...

Parker, Samuel (1779-1866) Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains.

Parker, Samuel (1779-1866) Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains.

Lot:
408
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$369$300

Parker, Samuel (1779-1866) Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains. Ithaca, New York: by Mack, Andrus, & Woodruff, for the author, 1838. First edition, octavo, with the large folding More ...

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Theatrum Botanicum: the Theater of Plants.

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Theatrum Botanicum: the Theater of Plants.

Lot:
409
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$1,107$900

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Theatrum Botanicum: the Theater of Plants. London: Cotes, 1640. First edition, folio, lacking the engraved title, illustrated with approximately 2,700 woodcuts describing More ...

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific

Lot:
410
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$492$400

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific. London: Murray, 1824. First edition, illustrated with More ...

Persian Calendar, [1315 AH] 1897 CE.

Persian Calendar, [1315 AH] 1897 CE.

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411
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$492$400

Persian Calendar, [1315 AH] 1897 CE. Manuscript on paper, octavo format, 32 pages, decorative headpieces done in color and gilt; half leather binding, 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. More ...

Persian Mathematics, Manuscript on Blue Paper.

Persian Mathematics, Manuscript on Blue Paper.

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412
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$1,599$1,300

Persian Mathematics, Manuscript on Blue Paper. Quarto format manuscript on blue paper, text in black ink, tables and geometrical diagrams in text, approximately 500 pages; bound in full contemporary More ...

Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph (1791-1865) Medical Portrait Gallery.

Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph (1791-1865) Medical Portrait Gallery.

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413
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Pettigrew, Thomas Joseph (1791-1865) Medical Portrait Gallery. London: Fisher, Son, & Co., [no date]. Two large quarto volumes, bound in half leather, marbled paper boards, 10 1/4 x 7 in. (2) More ...

Phillips, John C. (1876-1938) A Natural History of the Ducks.

Phillips, John C. (1876-1938) A Natural History of the Ducks.

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414
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$400$325

Phillips, John C. (1876-1938) A Natural History of the Ducks. Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1922-1926. First edition, illustrated by Frank W. Benson, Allan Brooks, and Louis Agassiz Fuertes More ...

Phrenology, Four Volumes.

Phrenology, Four Volumes.

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415
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$369$300

Phrenology, Four Volumes. Including: The American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Philadelphia: by A. Waldie, 1839, octavo, bound in contemporary half red morocco; Examination of the More ...

Physician's Journal, 1840s, Connecticut.

Physician's Journal, 1840s, Connecticut.

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416
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Physician's Journal, 1840s, Connecticut. Quarto format manuscript with the treatment and account notes of a physician operating in Connecticut in the 1840s, noting the names of his patients, dates, More ...

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Le Gout du Bonheur.

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Le Gout du Bonheur.

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417
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$923$750

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Le Gout du Bonheur. New York: Harry Abrams, [1970]. First, limited edition, copy number 540 of 666 printed by Abrams, illustrated with seventy-one lithographs after More ...

Piercy, Frederick (1830-1891) Route from Liverpool to Great Salt Lake Valley, Illustrated,   with Distinguished Mormon Provenance.

Piercy, Frederick (1830-1891) Route from Liverpool to Great Salt Lake Valley, Illustrated, with Distinguished Mormon Provenance.

Lot:
418
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$3,690$3,000

Piercy, Frederick (1830-1891) Route from Liverpool to Great Salt Lake Valley, Illustrated, with Distinguished Mormon Provenance. Liverpool: by Franklin D. Richards; London: Latter-Day Saints' Book More ...

Pigage, Nicolas de (1723-1796) and Christian von Mechel (1737-1817) Estampes du Catologue Raisonne et Figure des Tableaux de la Galerie

Pigage, Nicolas de (1723-1796) and Christian von Mechel (1737-1817) Estampes du Catologue Raisonne et Figure des Tableaux de la Galerie

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419
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$185$150

Pigage, Nicolas de (1723-1796) and Christian von Mechel (1737-1817) Estampes du Catologue Raisonne et Figure des Tableaux de la Galerie Electorale de Dusseldorff. Basel: Chretien de Mechel, 1778. More ...

Pike, Zebulon Montgomery (1779-1813) Exploratory Travels through the Western Territories of North America: Comprising a Voyage from St.

Pike, Zebulon Montgomery (1779-1813) Exploratory Travels through the Western Territories of North America: Comprising a Voyage from St.

Lot:
420
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$1,722$1,400

Pike, Zebulon Montgomery (1779-1813) Exploratory Travels through the Western Territories of North America: Comprising a Voyage from St. Louis, on the Mississippi to the Source of that River. London: More ...

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia.   Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716)

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia. Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716)

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421
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$492$400

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia. Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716) Oxford: Sheldonian Theatre, 1697. Folio, large paper copy, ruled in red More ...

Plutarch (45-120 AD) Thomas North (1535-1604) Trans. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that Grave Learn

Plutarch (45-120 AD) Thomas North (1535-1604) Trans. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that Grave Learn

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422
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$4,613$3,750

Plutarch (45-120 AD) Thomas North (1535-1604) Trans. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that Grave Learned Philosopher and Historiographer, Plutarke of Chaeronea. More ...

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works  , and One Other.

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works , and One Other.

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423
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$431$350

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works, and One Other. Ten octavo volumes, New York: Putnam's Sons, Knickerbocker Press, 1902, from the Collector's Eldorado edition, number 82 of 150 sets, More ...

Pope, Alexander (1688-1744) The Works   [and] Poems and Imitations of Horace, 1717-1738.

Pope, Alexander (1688-1744) The Works [and] Poems and Imitations of Horace, 1717-1738.

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424
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$584$475

Pope, Alexander (1688-1744) The Works [and] Poems and Imitations of Horace, 1717-1738. Three large quarto volumes, consisting of two volumes of Pope's Works, London: by Bowyer for Lintot, 1717 [and] More ...

Prayerbook Fragment Printed on Paper.

Prayerbook Fragment Printed on Paper.

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425
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$154$125

Prayerbook Fragment Printed on Paper. [Paris, c. 1562]. Octavo, woodcut within compartment folios 70 through 80, and folio 31, all printed in Latin, gothic type, in red and black, old calf boards by More ...

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation  , Signed Copy.

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation , Signed Copy.

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426
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Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation, Signed Copy. Philadelphia: Hamersly & Co., 1883. First edition, octavo, signed by the More ...