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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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Botany, Four Illustrated English Titles, Late 18th and Early 19th Century.

Botany, Four Illustrated English Titles, Late 18th and Early 19th Century.

Lot:
186
Sold for:
$277$225

Botany, Four Illustrated English Titles, Late 18th and Early 19th Century. Including: Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Volume III, London: by Couchman and Fry for Curtis, 1790, octavo, illustrated More ...

Bradbury, Ray (1920-2012) Dark Carnival,   First Edition.

Bradbury, Ray (1920-2012) Dark Carnival, First Edition.

Lot:
187
Sold for:
$584$475

Bradbury, Ray (1920-2012) Dark Carnival, First Edition. Sauk City, Wisconsin: Arkham House, 1947. First edition of the author's first book, in publisher's black cloth and a very good dust jacket, More ...

Bradbury, Ray (1920-2012) Dark Carnival  , Signed Copy.

Bradbury, Ray (1920-2012) Dark Carnival , Signed Copy.

Lot:
188
Sold for:
$984$800

Bradbury, Ray (1920-2012) Dark Carnival, Signed Copy. Sauk City: Arkham House, 1947. Octavo, bound in publisher's black cloth, with the dust jacket, signed and dated by Bradbury on ffep, 7 1/2 x 5 More ...

Brain Science and Physiology, Eight Titles in Ten Volumes.

Brain Science and Physiology, Eight Titles in Ten Volumes.

Lot:
189
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$246$200

Brain Science and Physiology, Eight Titles in Ten Volumes. Including: J. Hughlings Jackson's Lumleian Lectures on Convulsive Seizures, London: British Medical Association, [post-1890], with author's More ...

Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Fergusons Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geo

Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Fergusons Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geo

Lot:
190
Sold for:
$123$100

Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Ferguson's Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geography, Astronomy, and Dialing. Edinburgh: for Bell & Bradfute More ...

Brutcher, Charles (1869-1940) Joshua: a Man of the Finger Lakes Region.

Brutcher, Charles (1869-1940) Joshua: a Man of the Finger Lakes Region.

Lot:
191
Sold for:
$308$250

Brutcher, Charles (1869-1940) Joshua: a Man of the Finger Lakes Region. [Syracuse: for the author, 1927]. First and only edition, octavo, illustrated, no addenda present; bound in publisher's brown More ...

Burgess, Thomas H. (d. 1865) The Physiology or Mechanism of Blushing  , Author's Presentation Copy.

Burgess, Thomas H. (d. 1865) The Physiology or Mechanism of Blushing , Author's Presentation Copy.

Lot:
192
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$154$125

Burgess, Thomas H. (d. 1865) The Physiology or Mechanism of Blushing, Author's Presentation Copy. London: Churchill, 1839. First edition, octavo, inscribed on title, "Dr. Gray with the author's kind More ...

Burke, Edmund (1729-1797) Seven Titles.

Burke, Edmund (1729-1797) Seven Titles.

Lot:
193
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$369$300

Burke, Edmund (1729-1797) Seven Titles. Including: Mr. Burke's Speech on the 1st December 1783, Dublin: White, 1784; Articles of Charge of High Crimes and Misdemeanors against Warren Hastings, More ...

Burr, Aaron (1756-1836) The Daily Advertiser.

Burr, Aaron (1756-1836) The Daily Advertiser.

Lot:
194
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$123$100

Burr, Aaron (1756-1836) The Daily Advertiser. New York: Francis Childs, June 17, 1789. Newspaper that includes a classified advertisement taken out by Aaron Burr as he sought to sell his home in New More ...

Burroughs, Edgar Rice (1875-1950) Mars and Venus Series Titles, Thirteen Volumes.

Burroughs, Edgar Rice (1875-1950) Mars and Venus Series Titles, Thirteen Volumes.

Lot:
195
Sold for:
$554$450

Burroughs, Edgar Rice (1875-1950) Mars and Venus Series Titles, Thirteen Volumes. Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, [1930s-1940s]. All volumes bound in publisher's cloth with dust jackets, More ...

Capote, Truman (1924-1984) Other Voices, Other Rooms.

Capote, Truman (1924-1984) Other Voices, Other Rooms.

Lot:
196
Sold for:
$123$100

Capote, Truman (1924-1984) Other Voices, Other Rooms. New York: Random House, 1948. Stated first printing, in publisher's cloth and dust jacket (chipped), 8 x 5 in. More ...

Caraffa, Livia Doria, Princess of Rocella (1745-1778) Prose, e Versi per Onorare la Memoria di Livia Doria Caraffa, Principessa del S.R

Caraffa, Livia Doria, Princess of Rocella (1745-1778) Prose, e Versi per Onorare la Memoria di Livia Doria Caraffa, Principessa del S.R

Lot:
197
Sold for:
$523$425

Caraffa, Livia Doria, Princess of Rocella (1745-1778) Prose, e Versi per Onorare la Memoria di Livia Doria Caraffa, Principessa del S.R. Imp. e della Rocella di Alcuni Rinomati Autori. Parma: More ...

Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Juan (1606-1682) Mathesis Biceps.

Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Juan (1606-1682) Mathesis Biceps.

Lot:
198
Sold for:
$677$550

Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Juan (1606-1682) Mathesis Biceps. Campania: Episcopal Press; to be sold in Lyon by Laurent Anisson, 1670. First edition, folio, part one (of two), engraved title, text printed More ...

Carus, Paul (1852-1919) Karma, a Story of Early Buddhism   [and] Nirvana, a Story of Buddhist Philosophy.

Carus, Paul (1852-1919) Karma, a Story of Early Buddhism [and] Nirvana, a Story of Buddhist Philosophy.

Lot:
199
Sold for:
$338$275

Carus, Paul (1852-1919) Karma, a Story of Early Buddhism [and] Nirvana, a Story of Buddhist Philosophy. [Tokyo: T. Hasagawa, 1894-1896] for Chicago & London: Open Court Press. Third edition of More ...

Carver, Jonathan (1710-1780) Travels through the Interior Parts of North-America.

Carver, Jonathan (1710-1780) Travels through the Interior Parts of North-America.

Lot:
200
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Carver, Jonathan (1710-1780) Travels through the Interior Parts of North-America. London: for the Author, sold by J. Walter & S. Crowder, 1778. First edition, octavo, illustrated with two folding More ...

Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains.

Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains.

Lot:
201
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$1,230$1,000

Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains. New York: for Morgan by the De Vinne Press, 1904. Octavo, illustrated with colored prints throughout, bound in full olive morocco with More ...

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Bible [Illustrations]   Verve   Vol. VIII, Nos. 33 and 34.

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Bible [Illustrations] Verve Vol. VIII, Nos. 33 and 34.

Lot:
202
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Bible [Illustrations] Verve Vol. VIII, Nos. 33 and 34. Paris: Verve, [1956]. Folio, illustrated with seventeen color plates and numerous others in black and white, in the More ...

Chamberlain, Samuel V. (1895-1975) Three Signed Works.

Chamberlain, Samuel V. (1895-1975) Three Signed Works.

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203
Sold for:
$400$325

Chamberlain, Samuel V. (1895-1975) Three Signed Works. Including: Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris, [Paris: G. Dorfinant, c. 1925], limited edition portfolio of prints numbered and initialed by More ...

Childs, Herbert (1929-2012) An American Genius: the Life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence  , Special Signed Copy.

Childs, Herbert (1929-2012) An American Genius: the Life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence , Special Signed Copy.

Lot:
204
Sold for:
$215$175

Childs, Herbert (1929-2012) An American Genius: the Life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence, Special Signed Copy. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1968. Octavo, presented by Edwin W. Pauley at the dedication of More ...

Clancy, Tom (1947-2013) The Hunt for Red October  , Two Copies.

Clancy, Tom (1947-2013) The Hunt for Red October , Two Copies.

Lot:
205
Sold for:
$461$375

Clancy, Tom (1947-2013) The Hunt for Red October, Two Copies. Annapolis, Maryland: United States Naval Institute, [1984]. One first edition, and one later edition, both in publisher's bindings and More ...

Clarke, Harry (1889-1931) The Year's at the Spring  , Signed Limited Edition.

Clarke, Harry (1889-1931) The Year's at the Spring , Signed Limited Edition.

Lot:
206
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Clarke, Harry (1889-1931) The Year's at the Spring, Signed Limited Edition. London: Harrap, 1920. Large quarto, copy number 107 of 250 signed by Clarke on the limitation page, with twelve colored More ...

Classical Letters, or, Alphabet of Memory; Intended for the Instruction and Amusement of Young Gentlemen.

Classical Letters, or, Alphabet of Memory; Intended for the Instruction and Amusement of Young Gentlemen.

Lot:
207
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Classical Letters, or, Alphabet of Memory; Intended for the Instruction and Amusement of Young Gentlemen. London: for J. Harris, 1817. Small quarto, illustrated with twenty-four hand-colored plates More ...

Codex Borbonicus Manuscrit Mexicain de la Bibliotheque du Palais Bourbon.

Codex Borbonicus Manuscrit Mexicain de la Bibliotheque du Palais Bourbon.

Lot:
208
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$861$700

Codex Borbonicus Manuscrit Mexicain de la Bibliotheque du Palais Bourbon. Paris: Leroux, 1899. Large quarto, full-color facsimile presented accordion-style, with a commentary by Theodore Jules More ...

Codex Ixtlilxochitl: Codice Mariano Fernandez Echeverria y Veytia.

Codex Ixtlilxochitl: Codice Mariano Fernandez Echeverria y Veytia.

Lot:
209
Sold for:
$984$800

Codex Ixtlilxochitl: Codice Mariano Fernandez Echeverria y Veytia. Mexico: Libreria Anticuaria, Guillermo M. Echaniz, [c. 1937]. Folio, first, limited edition, copy number 20 of 25 copies, More ...

Codex Laud.

Codex Laud.

Lot:
210
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$154$125

Codex Laud. Graz, Austria: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1966. Publisher's quarto box, with leather spine, housing an introductory pamphlet by C.A. Burland, three pre-publication notices, More ...

Codex Magliabechiano CL. XIII. 3 (B.R. 232) Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze Faksimile.

Codex Magliabechiano CL. XIII. 3 (B.R. 232) Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze Faksimile.

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211
Sold for:
$123$100

Codex Magliabechiano CL. XIII. 3 (B.R. 232) Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze Faksimile. Graz, Austria: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1970. Publisher's quarto box, with leather spine, More ...

Codex Mendoza, the Mexican Manuscript Known as the Collection of Mendoza and Preserved in the Bodleian Library Oxford.

Codex Mendoza, the Mexican Manuscript Known as the Collection of Mendoza and Preserved in the Bodleian Library Oxford.

Lot:
212
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Codex Mendoza, the Mexican Manuscript Known as the Collection of Mendoza and Preserved in the Bodleian Library Oxford. London: Waterlow & Sons Ltd., 1938. Three folio volumes, edited and translated More ...

Codex Sierra Texupan, Codice Sierra Fragmento de una Nomina de Gastos del Pueblo de Santa Catarina Texupan.

Codex Sierra Texupan, Codice Sierra Fragmento de una Nomina de Gastos del Pueblo de Santa Catarina Texupan.

Lot:
213
Sold for:
$492$400

Codex Sierra Texupan, Codice Sierra Fragmento de una Nomina de Gastos del Pueblo de Santa Catarina Texupan. Mexico: Poulat Litografio, 1906. Folio, edited by Nicolas Leon Calderon (1859-1929) of the More ...

Codman, Ernest Amory (1869-1940) A Study in Hospital Efficiency.

Codman, Ernest Amory (1869-1940) A Study in Hospital Efficiency.

Lot:
214
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$369$300

Codman, Ernest Amory (1869-1940) A Study in Hospital Efficiency. [Boston?: no printer, no date, c. 1917-1918]. First edition, octavo, bound in publisher's blue cloth, folding illustrations stored in More ...

Codman, Ernest Amory (1869-1940) A Study in Hospital Efficiency.

Codman, Ernest Amory (1869-1940) A Study in Hospital Efficiency.

Lot:
215
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$369$300

Codman, Ernest Amory (1869-1940) A Study in Hospital Efficiency. [Boston?: no printer, no date, c. 1917-1918]. First edition, octavo, bound in publisher's blue cloth, folding illustrations stored in More ...