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Auction 3040B

November 12, 2017 11:00AM

11-12-2017 11-12-2017

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Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) The Historie of the Raigne of King Henry the Seventh.

Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) The Historie of the Raigne of King Henry the Seventh.

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156
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$1,169$950

Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) The Historie of the Raigne of King Henry the Seventh. London: by Stansby for Lownes and Barret, 1622. Folio, first edition, engraved frontispiece portrait facing More ...

Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) The Twoo Bookes.

Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) The Twoo Bookes.

Lot:
157
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$3,567$2,900

Bacon, Sir Francis (1561-1626) The Twoo Bookes. London: printed for Henrie Tomes [by Thomas Purfoot and Thomas Creede], 1605. First edition, quarto, lacking the final blank and two errata leaves in More ...

Bahaal-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Tadhkira, Shir va Shikar, Nan va Halva, [bound with a work by] Muhammad Ali ibn Ma

Bahaal-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Tadhkira, Shir va Shikar, Nan va Halva, [bound with a work by] Muhammad Ali ibn Ma

Lot:
158
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$615$500

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Tadhkira, Shir va Shikar, Nan va Halva, [bound with a work by] Muhammad Ali ibn Malik Hasan. 1127 AH [1715 CE] and 1134 AH [1722 CE]. Three works More ...

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism.

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism.

Lot:
159
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$1,230$1,000

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism. [17th c. CE?]. Arabic manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 75 leaves, 14 lines per page, text written in More ...

Baha-al-din-al Amili (1547-1621) Thirteen Epistles  , 1099 AH [1688 CE].

Baha-al-din-al Amili (1547-1621) Thirteen Epistles , 1099 AH [1688 CE].

Lot:
160
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$984$800

Baha-al-din-al Amili (1547-1621) Thirteen Epistles, 1099 AH [1688 CE]. Arabic manuscript on paper, octavo format, text in single column, black ink, with the occasional use of red, diagrams in the More ...

Baha-al-din-al-Amili (1547-1621) Arba'in: The Forty Sayings of the Prophet Mohammed  , 993 AH [1588 CE].

Baha-al-din-al-Amili (1547-1621) Arba'in: The Forty Sayings of the Prophet Mohammed , 993 AH [1588 CE].

Lot:
161
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$984$800

Baha-al-din-al-Amili (1547-1621) Arba'in: The Forty Sayings of the Prophet Mohammed, 993 AH [1588 CE]. Quarto format Arabic manuscript on paper, with Baha's endorsement, text in black and red ink, More ...

Bailey, John (1644-1697) Man's Chief End to Glorifie God, or Some Brief Sermon-Notes on I Cor. 10 31.

Bailey, John (1644-1697) Man's Chief End to Glorifie God, or Some Brief Sermon-Notes on I Cor. 10 31.

Lot:
162
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$2,829$2,300

Bailey, John (1644-1697) Man's Chief End to Glorifie God, or Some Brief Sermon-Notes on I Cor. 10 31. Boston: Printed by Samuel Green, to be sold by Richard Wilkins, 1689. First and only edition, More ...

Balmes, Abraham ben Meir de [aka: Abram Mikneh] (d.1523) Peculium Abrae. Grammatica Hebraea.

Balmes, Abraham ben Meir de [aka: Abram Mikneh] (d.1523) Peculium Abrae. Grammatica Hebraea.

Lot:
163
Sold for:
$677$550

Balmes, Abraham ben Meir de [aka: Abram Mikneh] (d.1523) Peculium Abrae. Grammatica Hebraea. Venice: Daniel Bomberg, 1523. First edition, quarto, bound in sheepskin, sewing somewhat failing, small More ...

Bancroft, Richard (1544-1610) A Survey of the Pretended Holy Discipline.

Bancroft, Richard (1544-1610) A Survey of the Pretended Holy Discipline.

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164
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$154$125

Bancroft, Richard (1544-1610) A Survey of the Pretended Holy Discipline. London: Printed by Richard Hodgkinson, living in Thames-Street, over against Baynard's Castle, 1663. Variant of the second More ...

Barnard, Frederick Lamport (1813-1880) Three Years' Cruize in the Mozambique Channel for the Suppression of the Slave Trade.

Barnard, Frederick Lamport (1813-1880) Three Years' Cruize in the Mozambique Channel for the Suppression of the Slave Trade.

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165
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$62$50

Barnard, Frederick Lamport (1813-1880) Three Years' Cruize in the Mozambique Channel for the Suppression of the Slave Trade. London: Bentley, 1848. First edition, octavo, contemporary red cloth More ...

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature.

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature.

Lot:
166
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$5,843$4,750

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature. Philadelphia: M. Carey & Sons, 1821-1823. First edition, three large quarto More ...

Baskin, Leonard (1922-2000) Laus Pictorum, Portraits of Nineteenth Century Artists.

Baskin, Leonard (1922-2000) Laus Pictorum, Portraits of Nineteenth Century Artists.

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167
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$738$600

Baskin, Leonard (1922-2000) Laus Pictorum, Portraits of Nineteenth Century Artists. Northampton: Gehenna Press, 1969. First, limited edition, copy number xxi of c, illustrated with fifteen More ...

Beaumont, Francis (1584-1616) and John Fletcher (1579-1625) Fifty Comedies and Tragedies.

Beaumont, Francis (1584-1616) and John Fletcher (1579-1625) Fifty Comedies and Tragedies.

Lot:
168
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$523$425

Beaumont, Francis (1584-1616) and John Fletcher (1579-1625) Fifty Comedies and Tragedies. London: by Macock for Martyn, Herringman, and Marriot, 1679. Second collected edition, folio, engraved More ...

Beaumont, Sir John (1583-1627) Bosworth-field: with a Taste of the Variety of Other Poems, Left by Sir John Beaumont, Baronet, deceased

Beaumont, Sir John (1583-1627) Bosworth-field: with a Taste of the Variety of Other Poems, Left by Sir John Beaumont, Baronet, deceased

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169
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Beaumont, Sir John (1583-1627) Bosworth-field: with a Taste of the Variety of Other Poems, Left by Sir John Beaumont, Baronet, deceased. London: by Felix Kyngston for Henry Seile, 1629. First More ...

Beccadelli, Lodovico (1502-1572) Vita Reginaldi Poli, Cardinalis ac Cantuariensis Archiepiscopi.

Beccadelli, Lodovico (1502-1572) Vita Reginaldi Poli, Cardinalis ac Cantuariensis Archiepiscopi.

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170
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$37$30

Beccadelli, Lodovico (1502-1572) Vita Reginaldi Poli, Cardinalis ac Cantuariensis Archiepiscopi. London: Adamson, 1690. 12mo, translated by András Dudith and edited by Henry Wharton; also More ...

Behn, Aphra (1640-1689) Plays.

Behn, Aphra (1640-1689) Plays.

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171
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$1,599$1,300

Behn, Aphra (1640-1689) Plays. London: for Mary Poulson, sold by A. Bettesworth and F. Clay, 1724. Third edition, four 12mo volumes, portrait frontispiece in volume one, bound in uniform More ...

Bernardino de Sahagún (1499-1590) Codice Florentino.

Bernardino de Sahagún (1499-1590) Codice Florentino.

Lot:
172
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$615$500

Bernardino de Sahagún (1499-1590) Codice Florentino. [Mexico: Archivo General de la Nacion, 1979.] Limited edition facsimile in three large quarto volumes, full title: El Gobierno de la Republica More ...

Beverley, Robert (1673-1722) The History of Virginia, in Four Parts.

Beverley, Robert (1673-1722) The History of Virginia, in Four Parts.

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173
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Beverley, Robert (1673-1722) The History of Virginia, in Four Parts. London: Fayram, Clarke, & Bicker, 1722. Second edition, revised and enlarged, octavo, illustrated with engraved frontispiece and More ...

Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828) Birds and Fables, Two Volumes.

Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828) Birds and Fables, Two Volumes.

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174
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$123$100

Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828) Birds and Fables, Two Volumes. Figures of British Land Birds, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: by Hodgson et al., 1800, volume one only; [and] Select Fables, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: by More ...

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

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175
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Bible, English, The Geneva Version. London: Barkar, 1576. Small folio, lacking title page, three preliminary leaves, the first leaf of Genesis, and most of Hhh3 (title, first page of Genesis, and More ...

Biblia Latina.

Biblia Latina.

Lot:
176
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$3,567$2,900

Biblia Latina. Venice: Leonardus Wild for Nicholas of Frankfurt, 1478. Quarto 450 of 456 leaves (lacking a1, and C8-12); first initial ornately illuminated with gold leaf, first initial in Genesis More ...

Blossfeldt, Karl (1865-1932) Konstformer i Naturen.

Blossfeldt, Karl (1865-1932) Konstformer i Naturen.

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177
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$461$375

Blossfeldt, Karl (1865-1932) Konstformer i Naturen. Stockholm: Bokforlaget Natur och Kultur [Leipzig: Spamersche, 1930]. First edition in Swedish, folio, illustrated with 120 plates, bound in More ...

Blossfeldt, Karl (1865-1932) Urformen der Kunst.

Blossfeldt, Karl (1865-1932) Urformen der Kunst.

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178
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$800$650

Blossfeldt, Karl (1865-1932) Urformen der Kunst. Berlin: Wasmuth, 1929. First edition, illustrated, bound in publisher's full turquoise cloth, with the original dust jacket (surface abrasions, short More ...

Blossfeldt, Karl (1865-1932) Wundergarten der Natur

Blossfeldt, Karl (1865-1932) Wundergarten der Natur

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179
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Blossfeldt, Karl (1865-1932) Wundergarten der Natur. Berlin: Verlag fur Kunstwissenschaft, [1932]. First edition, folio, illustrated, in the original tattered dust jacket (torn with losses to More ...

Boethius (c. 480-524/525) De Consolatione Philosophiae.

Boethius (c. 480-524/525) De Consolatione Philosophiae.

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180
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$3,998$3,250

Boethius (c. 480-524/525) De Consolatione Philosophiae. [Lyons: Guillaume Le Roy], 1487. Folio, 235 of 238 leaves, lacking three blanks: x6, A1, and I8; text surrounded by commentary ascribed to More ...

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

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181
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$2,337$1,900

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by Wilson. Philadelphia: Published by Mitchell; sold by Finley; More ...

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

Lot:
182
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$3,444$2,800

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by Wilson. Philadelphia: Published by Mitchell; sold by Finley; 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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183
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$9,840$8,000

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 ...

Bosse, Abraham (1602-1676) Moyen Universel de Pratiquer la Perspective sur les Tableaux ou Surfaces Irreguliere.

Bosse, Abraham (1602-1676) Moyen Universel de Pratiquer la Perspective sur les Tableaux ou Surfaces Irreguliere.

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184
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$800$650

Bosse, Abraham (1602-1676) Moyen Universel de Pratiquer la Perspective sur les Tableaux ou Surfaces Irreguliere. Paris: Bosse, 1653. Octavo, illustrated with added engraved title, divisional More ...

Botany, Five Titles in Ten Volumes

Botany, Five Titles in Ten Volumes

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185
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$523$425

Botany, Five Titles in Ten Volumes, Including: Thomas Green's Universal Herbal; or, Botanical, Medical, and Agricultural Dictionary, Liverpool: Nuttall, Fisher, & Co., 1816, [and] London: the Caxton More ...