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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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Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge [aka Lewis Carroll] (1832-1898) Original Drawing and Autograph Letter Signed.

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge [aka Lewis Carroll] (1832-1898) Original Drawing and Autograph Letter Signed.

Lot:
120
Sold for:
$861$700

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge [aka Lewis Carroll] (1832-1898) Original Drawing and Autograph Letter Signed. The letter inscribed on two wove sheets and very faded, to the point of being nearly More ...

Drexel, Jeremias (1581-1638) Three 17th Century Titles and a 20th Century Biography.

Drexel, Jeremias (1581-1638) Three 17th Century Titles and a 20th Century Biography.

Lot:
121
Sold for:
$431$350

Drexel, Jeremias (1581-1638) Three 17th Century Titles and a 20th Century Biography. Including: Drexel's Trismegistus Christianus seu Triplex Cultus, Monachius: Nicolaum Henricum, 1627, 12mo, More ...

Drummond, William (1585-1649) The Works.

Drummond, William (1585-1649) The Works.

Lot:
122
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Drummond, William (1585-1649) The Works. Edinburgh: James Watson, 1711. First edition, folio, engraved frontispiece portrait bound opposite title, contemporary boards, quite worn, water staining, 13 More ...

Dudley, Sir Robert (1573-1649) Dell'Arcano del Mare.

Dudley, Sir Robert (1573-1649) Dell'Arcano del Mare.

Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Dudley, Sir Robert (1573-1649) Dell'Arcano del Mare. Florence: Nella Stamperia di Francesco Onofri, 1646. Large folio, two divisional titles, each with an engraved vignette, illustrated with More ...

Dufresnoy, Charles-Alphonse (1611-1668) trans. John Dryden (1631-1700) De Arte Graphica. The Art of Painting.

Dufresnoy, Charles-Alphonse (1611-1668) trans. John Dryden (1631-1700) De Arte Graphica. The Art of Painting.

Lot:
124
Sold for:
$185$150

Dufresnoy, Charles-Alphonse (1611-1668) trans. John Dryden (1631-1700) De Arte Graphica. The Art of Painting. London: by J. Heptinstall for W. Rogers, 1695. First English translation, quarto, added More ...

Dürrenmatt, Friedrich (1921-1990) Oedipus  , Illustrated with Photogravures by Marie Cosindas.

D├╝rrenmatt, Friedrich (1921-1990) Oedipus , Illustrated with Photogravures by Marie Cosindas.

Lot:
125
Sold for:
$98$80

D├╝rrenmatt, Friedrich (1921-1990) Oedipus, Illustrated with Photogravures by Marie Cosindas. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1989. Copy number 522 from of edition of 650 signed by Durrenmatt and More ...

Dutton, Clarence E. (1841-1912) Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Tertiary History of the Grand Canon District.

Dutton, Clarence E. (1841-1912) Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Tertiary History of the Grand Canon District.

Lot:
126
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Dutton, Clarence E. (1841-1912) Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Tertiary History of the Grand Canon District. Washington, D.C. [and] New York: Julius Bien & Co., 1882. Oversized folio volume More ...

Egan, Pierce (1772-1849) Life in London.

Egan, Pierce (1772-1849) Life in London.

Lot:
127
Sold for:
$185$150

Egan, Pierce (1772-1849) Life in London. London: for Sherwood, Jones, & Co., 1823. Octavo, illustrated with hand-colored etchings by the Cruikshanks and some folding music, bound in later full calf, More ...

Escobar y Mendoza, Antonio de (1589-1669) Liber Theologiae Moralis, Viginti Quatuor.

Escobar y Mendoza, Antonio de (1589-1669) Liber Theologiae Moralis, Viginti Quatuor.

Lot:
128
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Escobar y Mendoza, Antonio de (1589-1669) Liber Theologiae Moralis, Viginti Quatuor. Leiden: Borde, Arnaud, & Rigaud, 1659. Octavo, engraved portrait and title page, contemporary speckled sheep, More ...

Exotic Books, Six Examples.

Exotic Books, Six Examples.

Lot:
129
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Exotic Books, Six Examples. Including: two Ethiopic manuscripts on parchment, one large quarto format in wooden boards and blind-stamped leather; the other small 12mo format in wooden boards covered More ...

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust.

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust.

Lot:
130
Sold for:
$338$275

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust. New York: Random House, 1948. Octavo, stated first printing, bound in publisher's black cloth stamped in gold and blue, very good, in a very good More ...

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Notes on a Horse Thief  , Signed Limited Edition.

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Notes on a Horse Thief , Signed Limited Edition.

Lot:
131
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Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Notes on a Horse Thief, Signed Limited Edition. Greenville, MS: The Levee Press, 1950. Octavo, copy number 764 of 950 signed by Faulkner on the limitation page, More ...

Female Authors, Four Titles, 20th Century.

Female Authors, Four Titles, 20th Century.

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132
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Female Authors, Four Titles, 20th Century. Including: Hilda Doolittle's Collected Poems, New York: Boni & Liveright, 1925, signed presentation copy, octavo, publisher's blue cloth, 7 1/2 x 5 in.; More ...

Ferandiere, Fernando (1740-1816) Arte de Tocar la Guitarra Espanola por Musica, Compuesto y Ordenado.

Ferandiere, Fernando (1740-1816) Arte de Tocar la Guitarra Espanola por Musica, Compuesto y Ordenado.

Lot:
133
Sold for:
$677$550

Ferandiere, Fernando (1740-1816) Arte de Tocar la Guitarra Espanola por Musica, Compuesto y Ordenado. Madrid: La Viuda de Aznar, 1816. Quarto, with seventeen leaves of engraved music, rare; some More ...

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men.

Lot:
134
Sold for:
$123$100

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men. New York: Scribner's Sons, 1926. First edition, with the Scribner's seal on copyright page, octavo, bound in publisher's green textured cloth, More ...

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men.

Lot:
135
Sold for:
$123$100

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men. New York: Scribner's Sons, 1926. First edition, with the Scribner's seal on copyright page, octavo, bound in publisher's green textured cloth, More ...

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Great Gatsby  , First Edition.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Great Gatsby , First Edition.

Lot:
136
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Great Gatsby, First Edition. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. Octavo, first edition, first issue with "sick in tired" on page 205, lines 9-10, More ...

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles.

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles.

Lot:
137
Sold for:
$154$125

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles. Including: Goldfinger, New York: Macmillan, 1959, octavo, bound in publisher's black cloth with original dust jacket (inside flap top corner clipped, $3.00 More ...

Fourth and Fifth Annual Reports of the Commissioners of Fisheries, Game, and Forest of the State of New York, 1898 & 1899.

Fourth and Fifth Annual Reports of the Commissioners of Fisheries, Game, and Forest of the State of New York, 1898 & 1899.

Lot:
138
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Fourth and Fifth Annual Reports of the Commissioners of Fisheries, Game, and Forest of the State of New York, 1898 & 1899. New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford Co., 1899 and 1900. Two folio volumes More ...

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) Reflections on War and Death  , with an Autograph Postcard Signed by Freud.

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) Reflections on War and Death , with an Autograph Postcard Signed by Freud.

Lot:
139
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) Reflections on War and Death, with an Autograph Postcard Signed by Freud. New York: Moffat, Yard, and Co., 1918. Octavo, bound in publisher's red cloth; [together with] a More ...

Furlong, Lawrence & Edmund March Blunt (1770-1862) The American Coast Pilot.

Furlong, Lawrence & Edmund March Blunt (1770-1862) The American Coast Pilot.

Lot:
140
Sold for:
$277$225

Furlong, Lawrence & Edmund March Blunt (1770-1862) The American Coast Pilot. New York: Printed by Edmund M. Blunt, [June 1812]. Seventh edition, octavo, illustrated with ten full-page and five More ...

Gage, Thomas (1603?-1656) A New Survey of the West-Indies: or, the English American his Travel by Sea and Land: Containing a Journal of

Gage, Thomas (1603?-1656) A New Survey of the West-Indies: or, the English American his Travel by Sea and Land: Containing a Journal of

Lot:
141
Sold for:
$738$600

Gage, Thomas (1603?-1656) A New Survey of the West-Indies: or, the English American his Travel by Sea and Land: Containing a Journal of Three Thousand and Three Hundred Miles with the Main Land of More ...

Garnier, Charles (1825-1898) Le Nouvel Opera de Paris  , Volumes I and II.

Garnier, Charles (1825-1898) Le Nouvel Opera de Paris , Volumes I and II.

Lot:
142
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Garnier, Charles (1825-1898) Le Nouvel Opera de Paris, Volumes I and II. Paris: Ducher et Cie., 1880. First edition, over-sized folio consisting of a collection of monumental views of the famous More ...

Gerlach's Jugendbucherei.  , Seventeen Volumes.

Gerlach's Jugendbucherei. , Seventeen Volumes.

Lot:
143
Sold for:
$308$250

Gerlach's Jugendbucherei., Seventeen Volumes. Wien: Gerlach & Wiedling, 1901-1920. Collection of small-format illustrated German-language children's books, volumes 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8-9, 11, 13, 14, More ...

Gershwin, George (1898-1937) Porgy and Bess, an Opera in Three Acts,   Signed Limited Edition Copy.

Gershwin, George (1898-1937) Porgy and Bess, an Opera in Three Acts, Signed Limited Edition Copy.

Lot:
144
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Gershwin, George (1898-1937) Porgy and Bess, an Opera in Three Acts, Signed Limited Edition Copy. New York: Random House, 1935. Limited edition, copy number 55 of 250 printed in October of 1935, More ...

Gill, Eric (1882-1940) Clothing without Cloth, an Essay on the Nude.

Gill, Eric (1882-1940) Clothing without Cloth, an Essay on the Nude.

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145
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Gill, Eric (1882-1940) Clothing without Cloth, an Essay on the Nude. London: Golden Cockerel Press, 1931. Limited edition, copy number 21 of 500 printed, illustrated with woodcuts by Gill, More ...

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879.

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879.

Lot:
146
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879. Octavo sketchbook, purchased from G. Fell, stationer, 60 Piccadilly London, by an American abroad, containing 150 pages, almost More ...

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804); James Madison (1751-1836); [and] John Jay (1745-1829) The Federalist, on the New Constitution.

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804); James Madison (1751-1836); [and] John Jay (1745-1829) The Federalist, on the New Constitution.

Lot:
146A
Sold for:
$861$700

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804); James Madison (1751-1836); [and] John Jay (1745-1829) The Federalist, on the New Constitution. Washington: Jacob Gideon Jr., 1818. Octavo, 671 pages, contemporary More ...

Handbuch fur Deutsche.

Handbuch fur Deutsche.

Lot:
147
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Handbuch fur Deutsche. Reading, PA: Johann Ritter, 1819. First edition, 12mo, [bound with] Johann Simon Caesar's The Ready Calculator of Interest or Tables Shewing by Inspection the Interest of any More ...

Harrington, James (1611-1677) The Commonwealth of Oceana.

Harrington, James (1611-1677) The Commonwealth of Oceana.

Lot:
148
Sold for:
$523$425

Harrington, James (1611-1677) The Commonwealth of Oceana. London: for D. Pakeman, 1656. First edition variant, small folio, title page printed in red and black, contemporary leather boards, both More ...