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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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Einstein, Albert (1879-1955) Two Titles.

Einstein, Albert (1879-1955) Two Titles.

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1241
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Einstein, Albert (1879-1955) Two Titles. Including: Relativity the Special & the General Theory, a Popular Exposition, London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., [1920], second edition, in publisher's red cloth, More ...

Elliott, Charles Boileau (1803-1875) Travels in the Three Great Empires of Austria, Russia, and Turkey.

Elliott, Charles Boileau (1803-1875) Travels in the Three Great Empires of Austria, Russia, and Turkey.

Lot:
1243
Sold for:
$135$110

Elliott, Charles Boileau (1803-1875) Travels in the Three Great Empires of Austria, Russia, and Turkey. London: Bentley, 1838. First edition, two octavo volumes illustrated with two tinted More ...

Erman, Adolph (1806-1877) Travels in Siberia: Including Excursions Northwards, Down the Obi, to the Polar Circle, and Southwards, to th

Erman, Adolph (1806-1877) Travels in Siberia: Including Excursions Northwards, Down the Obi, to the Polar Circle, and Southwards, to th

Lot:
1244
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$154$125

Erman, Adolph (1806-1877) Travels in Siberia: Including Excursions Northwards, Down the Obi, to the Polar Circle, and Southwards, to the Chinese Frontier. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and More ...

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Tandis Que J'Agonise.

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Tandis Que J'Agonise.

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1245
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Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Tandis Que J'Agonise. Paris: Editions Jean Boisseau, 1946. First French edition, limited, copy number 146 of 200, disbound folios, as issued, in publisher's paper More ...

Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (1578-1637) Abschiedt der Ro. Kay. Mast. und der verordneten Churfursten, Fursten und Stande, [bound w

Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (1578-1637) Abschiedt der Ro. Kay. Mast. und der verordneten Churfursten, Fursten und Stande, [bound w

Lot:
1246
Sold for:
$615$500

Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (1578-1637) Abschiedt der Ro. Kay. Mast. und der verordneten Churfursten, Fursten und Stande, [bound with] Specification, oder Verzeichnus Was ein jedwederer. More ...

Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (1578-1637) Romischer Kayserlicher Mayestatt &c. Landtgerichts Ordnung deß Ertzhertzogthumbs Oesterrei

Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (1578-1637) Romischer Kayserlicher Mayestatt &c. Landtgerichts Ordnung deß Ertzhertzogthumbs Oesterrei

Lot:
1247
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (1578-1637) Romischer Kayserlicher Mayestatt &c. Landtgerichts Ordnung deß Ertzhertzogthumbs Oesterreich deß Landts ob der Ennß, Signed by Ferdinand II. Vienna: More ...

Ferrario, Jules (fl. circa 1827) Le Costume, Ancien et Moderne.

Ferrario, Jules (fl. circa 1827) Le Costume, Ancien et Moderne.

Lot:
1248
Sold for:
$492$400

Ferrario, Jules (fl. circa 1827) Le Costume, Ancien et Moderne. Milan: de l'Imprimerie de l'Editeur, 1827. Two folio volumes bound in contemporary half parchment, paste-paper boards, uncut More ...

Fielding, Henry (1707-1754) The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling.

Fielding, Henry (1707-1754) The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling.

Lot:
1249
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Fielding, Henry (1707-1754) The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling. London: for A. Millar, 1749. First edition, six duodecimo volumes, contemporary boards, rebacked, original spines replaced, new More ...

Franck, Sebastian (1499-c. 1543) Weltbuch: Spiegel und Bidtnisz des gantzen Erdtbodens.

Franck, Sebastian (1499-c. 1543) Weltbuch: Spiegel und Bidtnisz des gantzen Erdtbodens.

Lot:
1250
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Franck, Sebastian (1499-c. 1543) Weltbuch: Spiegel und Bidtnisz des gantzen Erdtbodens. Tubingen: Morhart, 1534 [bound with] Ulrich von Richenthal's (died c. 1438) Das Concilium, So zu Constantz More ...

Freeman, Samuel (1743-1831) The Town Officer; or the Power and Duty of Selectmen, Town Clerks, Town Treasurers, Overseers of the Poor,

Freeman, Samuel (1743-1831) The Town Officer; or the Power and Duty of Selectmen, Town Clerks, Town Treasurers, Overseers of the Poor,

Lot:
1251
Sold for:
$123$100

Freeman, Samuel (1743-1831) The Town Officer; or the Power and Duty of Selectmen, Town Clerks, Town Treasurers, Overseers of the Poor, Assessors, Constables, Collectors of Taxes, Surveyors of More ...

French Vernacular Prayerbook, Manuscript on Parchment, 15th Century.

French Vernacular Prayerbook, Manuscript on Parchment, 15th Century.

Lot:
1252
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$1,845$1,500

French Vernacular Prayerbook, Manuscript on Parchment, 15th Century. Quarto format, 30 leaves of text written in a single column, brown and black ink, with colored and gilt initials, nineteen lines More ...

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) A Boy's Will  , Signed.

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) A Boy's Will , Signed.

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1253
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Frost, Robert (1874-1963) A Boy's Will, Signed. New York: Holt, 1915. First American edition, second issue, with the word "And" in its correct state in the last line on page 14, inscription to Mr. & More ...

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) A Masque of Mercy, Signed, Limited Edition.

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) A Masque of Mercy, Signed, Limited Edition.

Lot:
1254
Sold for:
$123$100

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) A Masque of Mercy, Signed, Limited Edition. New York: Holt, 1947. Copy number 684 of 750, signed by Frost on the limitation page, bound in half blue cloth with paper More ...

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) In the Clearing, Signed, Limited Edition.

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) In the Clearing, Signed, Limited Edition.

Lot:
1255
Sold for:
$135$110

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) In the Clearing, Signed, Limited Edition. New York: Holt, Rinehart, & Winston, 1962. Copy number 898 of 1,500, signed by Frost on the limitation page, bound in publisher's More ...

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) The Complete Poems  , Signed, Limited Edition.

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) The Complete Poems , Signed, Limited Edition.

Lot:
1256
Sold for:
$800$650

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) The Complete Poems, Signed, Limited Edition. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1950. Two large octavo volumes, signed on the limitation page by Robert Frost, illustrator More ...

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) The Gold Hesperidee.

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) The Gold Hesperidee.

Lot:
1257
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Frost, Robert (1874-1963) The Gold Hesperidee. Cortland, New York: the Bibliophile Press, [1935]. First edition, second issue with "B" on the copyright page, limited edition, copy number 79 of 200, More ...

Fry, John Hemming (1860-1946) Greek Myths and Other Symbols  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Fry, John Hemming (1860-1946) Greek Myths and Other Symbols , Signed Presentation Copy.

Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$338$275

Fry, John Hemming (1860-1946) Greek Myths and Other Symbols, Signed Presentation Copy. [Philadelphia: Beck Engraving Co., 1927] for the author. First edition, folio, signed and inscribed at the foot More ...

Fulke, William (1538-1589) A Defense of the Sincere and True Translations of the Holie Scriptures into the English Tong.

Fulke, William (1538-1589) A Defense of the Sincere and True Translations of the Holie Scriptures into the English Tong.

Lot:
1259
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$1,599$1,300

Fulke, William (1538-1589) A Defense of the Sincere and True Translations of the Holie Scriptures into the English Tong. London: Henrie Bynneman, 1583. First edition, octavo, text printed in a More ...

Gadbury, John (1627-1704) Nauticum Astrologicum: or, the Astrological Seaman.

Gadbury, John (1627-1704) Nauticum Astrologicum: or, the Astrological Seaman.

Lot:
1260
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$277$225

Gadbury, John (1627-1704) Nauticum Astrologicum: or, the Astrological Seaman. London: for Sawbridge, 1710. Third edition, octavo, rare, ESTC shows three copies in U.S. libraries (the two earlier More ...

Gershwin, Ira (1896-1983) Lyrics on Several Occasions  , Signed and Inscribed Copy.

Gershwin, Ira (1896-1983) Lyrics on Several Occasions , Signed and Inscribed Copy.

Lot:
1261
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$338$275

Gershwin, Ira (1896-1983) Lyrics on Several Occasions, Signed and Inscribed Copy. New York: Knopf, 1959. First edition, octavo, inscribed to Marlon Swing on ffep, in publisher's tan spine binding More ...

Gerstaecker, Friedrich (1816-1872) Wild Sports in the Far West.

Gerstaecker, Friedrich (1816-1872) Wild Sports in the Far West.

Lot:
1262
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$74$60

Gerstaecker, Friedrich (1816-1872) Wild Sports in the Far West. London and New York: Routledge & Co., 1854. First English edition, with tinted illustrations by Harrison Weir, bound in publisher's More ...

Gibbs, Henry (1668-1723) Goldy Children their Parents Joy.

Gibbs, Henry (1668-1723) Goldy Children their Parents Joy.

Lot:
1263
Sold for:
$400$325

Gibbs, Henry (1668-1723) Goldy Children their Parents Joy. Boston: S. Kneeland & T. Green for D. Henchman, 1727. First and only edition before 1801, 12mo, six North American copies listed in ESTC, More ...

Giral del Pino, Hipolito San Joseph (fl. Late 18th Century) A New Spanish Grammar,   First American Edition.

Giral del Pino, Hipolito San Joseph (fl. Late 18th Century) A New Spanish Grammar, First American Edition.

Lot:
1264
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Giral del Pino, Hipolito San Joseph (fl. Late 18th Century) A New Spanish Grammar, First American Edition. Philadelphia: by and for Colerick & Hunter, 1795. First American edition, 12mo, ex libris More ...

Gordon, William (1728-1807) The History of the Rise, Progress, and Establishment of the Independence of the United States of America: I

Gordon, William (1728-1807) The History of the Rise, Progress, and Establishment of the Independence of the United States of America: I

Lot:
1265
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$4,920$4,000

Gordon, William (1728-1807) The History of the Rise, Progress, and Establishment of the Independence of the United States of America: Including an Account of the Late War; and of the Thirteen More ...

Gray, Henry (1827-1861) Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical  , First American Edition.

Gray, Henry (1827-1861) Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical , First American Edition.

Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$461$375

Gray, Henry (1827-1861) Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical, First American Edition. Philadelphia: Blanchard & Lea, 1859. Octavo, first American edition, illustrated throughout, presented to Henry More ...

Greville, Robert Kaye (1794-1866) Scottish Cryptogamic Flora, or Coloured Figures and Descriptions of Cryptogamic Plants, Belonging Chi

Greville, Robert Kaye (1794-1866) Scottish Cryptogamic Flora, or Coloured Figures and Descriptions of Cryptogamic Plants, Belonging Chi

Lot:
1267
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Greville, Robert Kaye (1794-1866) Scottish Cryptogamic Flora, or Coloured Figures and Descriptions of Cryptogamic Plants, Belonging Chiefly to the Order Fungi. Edinburgh: for MacLachlan & Stewart, More ...

Grimm, Jacob (1785-1863) & Wilhelm (1786-1859) Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories,   Illustrated and Signed by Kay Nielsen.

Grimm, Jacob (1785-1863) & Wilhelm (1786-1859) Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories, Illustrated and Signed by Kay Nielsen.

Lot:
1268
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$1,845$1,500

Grimm, Jacob (1785-1863) & Wilhelm (1786-1859) Hansel and Gretel and Other Stories, Illustrated and Signed by Kay Nielsen. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1925]. Limited edition, copy number 70 of 600 More ...

Grove, Robert (1634-1696) Profitable Charity.

Grove, Robert (1634-1696) Profitable Charity.

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1269
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Grove, Robert (1634-1696) Profitable Charity. London: Kettilby, 1695. First and only edition, quarto, disbound, 8 x 6 in. More ...

Hall, Daniel Weston (b. 1841) Arctic Rovings: or the Adventures of a New Bedford Boy.

Hall, Daniel Weston (b. 1841) Arctic Rovings: or the Adventures of a New Bedford Boy.

Lot:
1270
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$461$375

Hall, Daniel Weston (b. 1841) Arctic Rovings: or the Adventures of a New Bedford Boy. Boston: Abel Tompkins, 1861. First edition, 12mo, portrait frontispiece opposite title, four pages of More ...

Hallowell, Norwood Penrose Jr. (1875-1961) Two Harvard Sports Scrapbooks, 1890-1895; [together with] a 1921 Reunion Scrapbook, Harvard

Hallowell, Norwood Penrose Jr. (1875-1961) Two Harvard Sports Scrapbooks, 1890-1895; [together with] a 1921 Reunion Scrapbook, Harvard

Lot:
1271
Sold for:
$123$100

Hallowell, Norwood Penrose Jr. (1875-1961) Two Harvard Sports Scrapbooks, 1890-1895; [together with] a 1921 Reunion Scrapbook, Harvard Class of 1897. Two Harvard sports scrapbooks containing More ...