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Cather, Willa (1873-1947) The Professor's House.

Cather, Willa (1873-1947) The Professor's House.

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$431$350

Cather, Willa (1873-1947) The Professor's House. New York: Knopf, 1925. First edition, trade issue, octavo, publisher's dark blue spine and bright red textured cloth boards, in the original dust More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection  , First American Edition.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection , First American Edition.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
115
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$2,829$2,300

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, First American Edition. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1860. Octavo, bound in publisher's green textured cloth, More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex  , First American Edition.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex , First American Edition.

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$738$600

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, First American Edition. New York: Appleton, 1871. Two octavo volumes bound in uniform publisher's reddish cloth with More ...

Exotic Books, Six Examples.

Exotic Books, Six Examples.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
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.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
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 ...

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles.

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
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 ...

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.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
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 ...

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow  , Signed Limited Edition.

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow , Signed Limited Edition.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
165
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$1,046$850

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Signed Limited Edition. Philadelphia: David McKay Co., [1928]. Large quarto, copy number 55 of 125 More ...

Joyce, James (1882-1941) Dubliners.

Joyce, James (1882-1941) Dubliners.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
170
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$123$100

Joyce, James (1882-1941) Dubliners. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1968. Out of series unnumbered presentation copy from an edition of 1,000, with embossed stamp and signatures of photographer More ...

Kafka, Franz (1883-1924) The Trial  , First American Edition.

Kafka, Franz (1883-1924) The Trial , First American Edition.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$738$600

Kafka, Franz (1883-1924) The Trial, First American Edition. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937. First American edition, octavo, bound in publisher's illustrated cloth (short tear at head), and More ...

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Profiles in Courage.

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Profiles in Courage.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$677$550

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Profiles in Courage. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1956. Stated first edition, with "M-E" on copyright page, bound in very good half black cloth publisher's binding with More ...

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (1917-1963) Why England Slept.

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (1917-1963) Why England Slept.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
176
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$277$225

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (1917-1963) Why England Slept. New York: Wilfred Funk, Inc. 1940. Octavo, bound in publisher's red cloth stamped in blue and white, in the original dust jacket, 8 x 5 1/4 More ...

Lee, Harper (1926-2016) To Kill a Mockingbird.

Lee, Harper (1926-2016) To Kill a Mockingbird.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
182
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$1,968$1,600

Lee, Harper (1926-2016) To Kill a Mockingbird. Philadelphia & New York: Lippincott, 1960. Stated first edition, octavo, publisher's half green cloth and brown paper boards, with the dust jacket, More ...

Murphy, Bailey Scott (1876-1914) English and Scottish Wrought Ironwork.

Murphy, Bailey Scott (1876-1914) English and Scottish Wrought Ironwork.

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
196
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$154$125

Murphy, Bailey Scott (1876-1914) English and Scottish Wrought Ironwork. London: Batsford, 1904. Over-sized folio, title page printed in red and black, illustrated with eighty numbered plates, More ...

Ogilby, John (1600-1676) America: Being the Latest, and Most Accurate Description of the New World; Containing the Original of the Inha

Ogilby, John (1600-1676) America: Being the Latest, and Most Accurate Description of the New World; Containing the Original of the Inha

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
201
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Ogilby, John (1600-1676) America: Being the Latest, and Most Accurate Description of the New World; Containing the Original of the Inhabitants, and the Remarkable Voyages thither. London: by the More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Comprehensive Study in Medicine  , Co-authored by Abu Taleb Tabib, 1256 AH [1840 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Comprehensive Study in Medicine , Co-authored by Abu Taleb Tabib, 1256 AH [1840 CE].

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$861$700

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Comprehensive Study in Medicine, Co-authored by Abu Taleb Tabib, 1256 AH [1840 CE]. Tall octavo format manuscript on somewhat coarse laid paper, approximately More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Side Notes to the Logic of Mirza Khan.

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Side Notes to the Logic of Mirza Khan.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
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211
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Persian Manuscript on Paper, Side Notes to the Logic of Mirza Khan. Tall octavo format text written on laid paper, varying sections in different hands on different papers, with different numbers of More ...

Photography Books Signed by Artists to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Three Titles.

Photography Books Signed by Artists to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Three Titles.

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$338$275

Photography Books Signed by Artists to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Three Titles. Including: Ansel Adams's Yosemite and the Range of Light, Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1979, stated first More ...

Photography Books Signed by Authors, Artists, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Five Titles.

Photography Books Signed by Authors, Artists, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Five Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$338$275

Photography Books Signed by Authors, Artists, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Five Titles. Including: Ansel Adams's Polaroid Land Photograph Manual, New York: Morgan & Morgan, [1963], More ...

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Los Toros mit Picasso.

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Los Toros mit Picasso.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
216
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$2,460$2,000

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Los Toros mit Picasso. Monte Carlo: Andre Sauret, 1961. Oblong folio illustrated with four lithographs and additional text illustrations, text in German, text printed in More ...

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Toreros, with Four Original Lithographs.

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Toreros, with Four Original Lithographs.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
222
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$1,230$1,000

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Toreros, with Four Original Lithographs. New York: George Braziller [printed in France], 1961. Oblong folio illustrated with four lithographs and additional text More ...

Raleigh, Sir Walter (1552-1618) The History of the World.

Raleigh, Sir Walter (1552-1618) The History of the World.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
226
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$923$750

Raleigh, Sir Walter (1552-1618) The History of the World. London: by Stansby for Burre, 1614. First edition, folio, "The Mind of the Front" (from a later edition), and engraved title page by Renold More ...

Roberts, Kenneth (1885-1957) Lot of Signed Books, First Editions, and Signed Notes.

Roberts, Kenneth (1885-1957) Lot of Signed Books, First Editions, and Signed Notes.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
232
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$400$325

Roberts, Kenneth (1885-1957) Lot of Signed Books, First Editions, and Signed Notes. Including: three copies of Arundel, Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1930, stated first edition in dust More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Ranch Life and the Hunting-Trail  , with Original Dust Jacket.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Ranch Life and the Hunting-Trail , with Original Dust Jacket.

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
234
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$2,460$2,000

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Ranch Life and the Hunting-Trail, with Original Dust Jacket. New York: The Century Co., [1888]. Folio, illustrated by Frederic Remington, bound in publisher's full More ...

Salinger, J.D. (1919-2010) The Catcher in the Rye  , First Edition.

Salinger, J.D. (1919-2010) The Catcher in the Rye , First Edition.

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3176B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
242
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Salinger, J.D. (1919-2010) The Catcher in the Rye, First Edition. Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1951. Stated first edition, octavo, bound in black cloth, with original dust jacket (somewhat More ...

Seaweed and Botanical Samples Album, c. 1864.

Seaweed and Botanical Samples Album, c. 1864.

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$492$400

Seaweed and Botanical Samples Album, c. 1864. Large octavo-format commercially produced album titled, American Album, Boston: L. Prang & Co., patented 1864; title page followed by twenty-five heavy More ...

Shahshahani, Abd'al-Hossein (Late 19th Century) Arabic Manuscript on Paper, 1294 AH [1877 CE].

Shahshahani, Abd'al-Hossein (Late 19th Century) Arabic Manuscript on Paper, 1294 AH [1877 CE].

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
248
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Shahshahani, Abd'al-Hossein (Late 19th Century) Arabic Manuscript on Paper, 1294 AH [1877 CE]. Quarto format manuscript on paper in two distinctive hands, single column black ink with red, More ...

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) East of Eden.

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) East of Eden.

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$185$150

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) East of Eden. New York: Viking Press, 1952. First edition (with "First published by the Viking Press in 1952" on copyright page and the word "bite" in its uncorrected More ...

The Constitutions of the Several Independent States of America; the Declaration of Independence; the Articles of Confederation between

The Constitutions of the Several Independent States of America; the Declaration of Independence; the Articles of Confederation between

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
266
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$22,140$18,000

The Constitutions of the Several Independent States of America; the Declaration of Independence; the Articles of Confederation between the Said States; the Treaties between His Most Christian More ...

The Field Notes of Benjamin Crane, Benjamin Hammond, and Samuel Smith.

The Field Notes of Benjamin Crane, Benjamin Hammond, and Samuel Smith.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$49$40

The Field Notes of Benjamin Crane, Benjamin Hammond, and Samuel Smith. New Bedford, MA: [The Mercury Press for] the New Bedford Free Public Library, 1910. Large folio, the text consisting of More ...