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Auction 3012T

May 23, 2017 12:00PM
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June 2, 2017 10:00AM

05-23-2017 06-02-2017

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Bell, John (1763-1820) The Anatomy of the Human Body.

Bell, John (1763-1820) The Anatomy of the Human Body.

Lot:
1152
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$277$225

Bell, John (1763-1820) The Anatomy of the Human Body. New York: Collins & Perkins, 1809. First American edition, four octavo volumes bound as two, illustrated with engravings throughout, More ...

Bible, Book of Common Prayer, Old and New Testament in English. The Bible, Translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke.

Bible, Book of Common Prayer, Old and New Testament in English. The Bible, Translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke.

Lot:
1153
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$1,476$1,200

Bible, Book of Common Prayer, Old and New Testament in English. The Bible, Translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke. London: Deputies of Christopher Barker, printer to the Queenes most excellent More ...

Bible, New Testament, English, Douay-Rheims,The Nevv Testament.

Bible, New Testament, English, Douay-Rheims,The Nevv Testament.

Lot:
1154
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$6,150$5,000

Bible, New Testament, English, Douay-Rheims,The Nevv Testament. Rheims: John Fogny, 1582. First edition, quarto, translated chiefly by Gregory Martin (c. 1542-1582), title page printed within a type More ...

Bible, New Testament, Greek and German, Martin Luther, Das Neue Testament unsers Herrn und Heilandes Jesu Christi: dergestalt eingerich

Bible, New Testament, Greek and German, Martin Luther, Das Neue Testament unsers Herrn und Heilandes Jesu Christi: dergestalt eingerich

Lot:
1155
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$197$160

Bible, New Testament, Greek and German, Martin Luther, Das Neue Testament unsers Herrn und Heilandes Jesu Christi: dergestalt eingerichtet, dass der griechische Grund-Text und die deutsche More ...

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books.

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books.

Lot:
1156
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$3,075$2,500

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books. Including: two books that belonged to Bishop, with her signature: J.R. Ackerley's My Dog Tulip, London: Secker & Warburg, 1956, with dust jacket; More ...

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems,   Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel.

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems, Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel.

Lot:
1157
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$1,968$1,600

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems, Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, [1969]. Octavo, in publisher's blue cloth and unclipped dust More ...

Book of Hours, Three Leaves.

Book of Hours, Three Leaves.

Lot:
1158
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$185$150

Book of Hours, Three Leaves. Two text leaves printed on parchment taken from a 15th century Latin language, Paris-printed Hardouin Book of Hours with hand-rubricated gold calligraphic initials on More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century.

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century.

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1159
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Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century. Small format manuscript, illustrated with twelve full-page painted miniatures, and numerous full borders painted More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Lot:
1160
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$5,535$4,500

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Latin Manuscript on Parchment. Small format manuscript with several illuminated borders and small illuminated initials, one full page miniature of a Benedictine monk, More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Lot:
1161
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment. Rouen, c. 1470-1490. Quarto-format manuscript featuring eleven full-page miniatures within borders featuring fruit and floral More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Lot:
1162
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment. Rouen, c. 1490-1510. Quarto-format parchment manuscript featuring eight full-page miniatures with architectural borders; the More ...

Borelli, Giovanni Alfonso (1608-1679) De Motu Animalium. Pars Prima   [only of two].

Borelli, Giovanni Alfonso (1608-1679) De Motu Animalium. Pars Prima [only of two].

Lot:
1163
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$492$400

Borelli, Giovanni Alfonso (1608-1679) De Motu Animalium. Pars Prima [only of two]. Rome: Bernabo, 1680. First edition, volume one only of two, illustrated with fourteen folding engraved plates, More ...

British Scrapbooks, Late 19th Century.

British Scrapbooks, Late 19th Century.

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1164
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$984$800

British Scrapbooks, Late 19th Century. Three large quarto volumes in half leather, each approximately 100 leaves, consisting of original pen-and-ink and painted designs and representations in color More ...

Brontë, Emily (1818-1848) Wuthering Heights  , First American Edition in Paper Wraps.

Brontë, Emily (1818-1848) Wuthering Heights , First American Edition in Paper Wraps.

Lot:
1165
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Brontë, Emily (1818-1848) Wuthering Heights, First American Edition in Paper Wraps. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1848. First American edition, two quarto volumes in the original publisher's printed More ...

Brown, Captain Thomas (1785-1862) Illustrations of the Land and Fresh Water Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland

Brown, Captain Thomas (1785-1862) Illustrations of the Land and Fresh Water Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland

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1166
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Brown, Captain Thomas (1785-1862) Illustrations of the Land and Fresh Water Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1845, first edition, small folio, illustrated with More ...

Brown, William (1809-1898) New Zealand and its Aborigines.

Brown, William (1809-1898) New Zealand and its Aborigines.

Lot:
1167
Sold for:
$172$140

Brown, William (1809-1898) New Zealand and its Aborigines. London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1845. First edition, octavo, bound in contemporary dark blue ribbed cloth, some spotting to contents, 7 3/4 x More ...

Browne, John Ross (1821-1875) Etchings of a Whaling Cruise, with Notes of a Sojourn on the Island of Zanzibar. To which is Appended a B

Browne, John Ross (1821-1875) Etchings of a Whaling Cruise, with Notes of a Sojourn on the Island of Zanzibar. To which is Appended a B

Lot:
1168
Sold for:
$308$250

Browne, John Ross (1821-1875) Etchings of a Whaling Cruise, with Notes of a Sojourn on the Island of Zanzibar. To which is Appended a Brief History of the Whale Fishery. New York: Harper, 1846. More ...

Browne, Sir Thomas (1605-1682) Pseudodoxia Epidemica.

Browne, Sir Thomas (1605-1682) Pseudodoxia Epidemica.

Lot:
1169
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$246$200

Browne, Sir Thomas (1605-1682) Pseudodoxia Epidemica. London: by R.W. for Nath. Ekins, 1658. Folio, third edition, contemporary inscription to title, bound in later half leather, 10 3/4 x 7 in. More ...

Bunyan, John (1628-1688) Solomon's Temple Spiritualiz'd, or, Gospel-Light Fecht out of the Temple of Jerusalem.

Bunyan, John (1628-1688) Solomon's Temple Spiritualiz'd, or, Gospel-Light Fecht out of the Temple of Jerusalem.

Lot:
1170
Sold for:
$677$550

Bunyan, John (1628-1688) Solomon's Temple Spiritualiz'd, or, Gospel-Light Fecht out of the Temple of Jerusalem. London: for Eliz. Smith, 1691. Second edition, 12mo, contemporary sheepskin, binding More ...

Burnes, Sir Alexander (1805-1841) Cabool: a Personal Narrative of a Journey to, and Residence in that City, in the Years 1836, 7, and 8

Burnes, Sir Alexander (1805-1841) Cabool: a Personal Narrative of a Journey to, and Residence in that City, in the Years 1836, 7, and 8

Lot:
1171
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$277$225

Burnes, Sir Alexander (1805-1841) Cabool: a Personal Narrative of a Journey to, and Residence in that City, in the Years 1836, 7, and 8. London: Murray, 1843. Second edition, octavo, frontispiece More ...

Burton, Robert (1577-1640) The Anatomy of Melancholy  , First American Edition.

Burton, Robert (1577-1640) The Anatomy of Melancholy , First American Edition.

Lot:
1172
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$308$250

Burton, Robert (1577-1640) The Anatomy of Melancholy, First American Edition. Philadelphia: Wardle, 1836. Two octavo volumes, partially unopened, bound in contemporary blue textured cloth, spines More ...

Calcott, Wellins (b. circa 1726) A Candid Disquisition of the Principles and Practices of the Most Antient and Honourable Society of Fr

Calcott, Wellins (b. circa 1726) A Candid Disquisition of the Principles and Practices of the Most Antient and Honourable Society of Fr

Lot:
1173
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$154$125

Calcott, Wellins (b. circa 1726) A Candid Disquisition of the Principles and Practices of the Most Antient and Honourable Society of Free and Accepted Masons. Boston: William M'Alpine, 1772. First More ...

Calvin, Jean (1509-1564) A Commentarie upon S. Paules Epistles to the Corinthians.

Calvin, Jean (1509-1564) A Commentarie upon S. Paules Epistles to the Corinthians.

Lot:
1174
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Calvin, Jean (1509-1564) A Commentarie upon S. Paules Epistles to the Corinthians. London: for Harison and Bishop, 1577. First English edition, quarto, title page printed within woodcut compartment, More ...

Calvin, Jean (1509-1564) trans. Arthur Golding (1536-1606) Sermons of Maister Iohn Caluin, vpon the Booke of Iob.

Calvin, Jean (1509-1564) trans. Arthur Golding (1536-1606) Sermons of Maister Iohn Caluin, vpon the Booke of Iob.

Lot:
1175
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$1,353$1,100

Calvin, Jean (1509-1564) trans. Arthur Golding (1536-1606) Sermons of Maister Iohn Caluin, vpon the Booke of Iob. London: Impensis George Bishop, 1584. Folio, title printed within woodcut device, More ...

Carlisle, James Hay, Earl of (c. 1612-1660) Collonel James Hays Speech to the Parlament upon the Debate Concerning Toleration.

Carlisle, James Hay, Earl of (c. 1612-1660) Collonel James Hays Speech to the Parlament upon the Debate Concerning Toleration.

Lot:
1176
Sold for:
$209$170

Carlisle, James Hay, Earl of (c. 1612-1660) Collonel James Hays Speech to the Parlament upon the Debate Concerning Toleration. [London]: 1655. First and only edition, quarto, disbound, 7 x 5 1/4 More ...

Catalogue of Articles for a Whaling Voyage. Wm. P. Howland & Co. Ship Chandlers, and Dealers in Groceries, the Production of Free Labor

Catalogue of Articles for a Whaling Voyage. Wm. P. Howland & Co. Ship Chandlers, and Dealers in Groceries, the Production of Free Labor

Lot:
1177
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Catalogue of Articles for a Whaling Voyage. Wm. P. Howland & Co. Ship Chandlers, and Dealers in Groceries, the Production of Free Labor. New Bedford: Wm. P. Howland, Weston Howland, [c. 1851]. More ...

Catlin, George (1796-1872) Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.

Catlin, George (1796-1872) Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.

Lot:
1178
Sold for:
$584$475

Catlin, George (1796-1872) Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians. London: by the author, 1841. Two octavo volumes, illustrated, bound in contemporary More ...

Catlin, George (1796-1872) Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.

Catlin, George (1796-1872) Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians.

Lot:
1179
Sold for:
$338$275

Catlin, George (1796-1872) Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians. London: by the author, 1841. Two octavo volumes, illustrated, bound in contemporary More ...

Catlin, George (1796-1872) Nord-Amerikas Indianer.

Catlin, George (1796-1872) Nord-Amerikas Indianer.

Lot:
1180
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$523$425

Catlin, George (1796-1872) Nord-Amerikas Indianer. Stockholm: Berg, 1846. First Swedish edition, octavo, illustrated title, colored frontispiece, and twenty-two additional full page colored plates More ...

Cawton, Thomas (1627-1677) The Life and Death of that Holy and Reverend Man of God Mr. Thomas Cawton.

Cawton, Thomas (1627-1677) The Life and Death of that Holy and Reverend Man of God Mr. Thomas Cawton.

Lot:
1181
Sold for:
$123$100

Cawton, Thomas (1627-1677) The Life and Death of that Holy and Reverend Man of God Mr. Thomas Cawton. London: Basset, 1662. First edition, octavo, engraved portrait opposite title, early sheepskin More ...