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Gill, Eric (1882-1940) Clothing without Cloth, an Essay on the Nude.

Gill, Eric (1882-1940) Clothing without Cloth, an Essay on the Nude.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
145
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Gill, Eric (1882-1940) Clothing without Cloth, an Essay on the Nude. London: Golden Cockerel Press, 1931. Limited edition, copy number 21 of 500 printed, illustrated with woodcuts by Gill, More ...

John Eliot and the Indians 1652-1657.

John Eliot and the Indians 1652-1657.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$86$70

John Eliot and the Indians 1652-1657. New York: Adams & Grace Press, 1915. Limited edition, folio, one of 150 copies printed, consisting of facsimile copies and transcriptions of Eliot's letters and More ...

Kent, Corita (1918-1986) Sister Corita.

Kent, Corita (1918-1986) Sister Corita.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
177
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Kent, Corita (1918-1986) Sister Corita. Boston/Philadelphia: Pilgrim Press, [1968]. First edition, folio format book with essays by Harvey Cox and Samuel A. Eisenstein housed in publisher's original More ...

Literature, Three Titles: Mark Twain, Kenneth Roberts, and Bret Harte.

Literature, Three Titles: Mark Twain, Kenneth Roberts, and Bret Harte.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
187
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Literature, Three Titles: Mark Twain, Kenneth Roberts, and Bret Harte. Including: Twain's A Dog's Tale, London: Anti-Vivisection Society, 1903, first edition, original wraps, first separate edition; More ...

Shahn, Ben (1898-1969) Haggadah for Passover.

Shahn, Ben (1898-1969) Haggadah for Passover.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$677$550

Shahn, Ben (1898-1969) Haggadah for Passover. Paris/London: The Trianon Press, 1966. Folio-format portfolio, copy number 34 of 228 printed on pure rag Arches Verge paper, text printed in Hebrew and More ...

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

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

Auction:
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 ...

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur.

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$185$150

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur. Stockholm: Bröderna Lagerström, 1906. Folio, limited edition, number 260, printed in red and 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 ...

William Russell Birch (Pennsylvania/England, 1755-1834)      Portrait Miniature of General George Washington

William Russell Birch (Pennsylvania/England, 1755-1834) Portrait Miniature of General George Washington

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$123,000$100,000

William Russell Birch (Pennsylvania/England, 1755-1834) Portrait Miniature of General George Washington Signed in initialed and dated "W.B./1797" l.r., inscribed "Gen'l Washington/America" on More ...

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype of Sisters

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype of Sisters

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1449
Sold for:
$123$100

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype of Sisters, America, mid-19th century, the girls wearing matching floral print dresses, in a brown pressed paper/leather case. More ...

Sixth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of a Seated Little Girl

Sixth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of a Seated Little Girl

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1461
Sold for:
$123$100

Sixth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of a Seated Little Girl, America, mid-19th century, wearing a floral print dress with tinted rosy cheeks and green-tinted earrings, in a brown pressed paper/leather More ...

Sixth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of Two Seated Little Girls

Sixth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of Two Seated Little Girls

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1466
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Sixth-plate Tinted Daguerreotype of Two Seated Little Girls, America, mid-19th century, the girls wearing printed pattern dresses, holding a book, and with rose-tinted cheeks, in a brown pressed More ...

Aviation Ephemera

Aviation Ephemera

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
599
Sold for:
$154$125

Aviation Ephemera, includes A Book of Airplanes; Brockhampton Press Out Book; American Airplanes; An Album of International Air Liners; five WWII aircraft identification books; five gelatin silver More ...

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)      Portraits of the Artists

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) Portraits of the Artists

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$34,440$28,000

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) Portraits of the Artists, from the portfolio Ten from Leo Castelli, 1967, edition of 200 plus proofs, printed by Fine Creations, Inc., New York, published by More ...

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991)      West Street

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) West Street

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
120
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Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) West Street, 1929-30, printed later, from the portfolio Berenice Abbott's New York II, published in 1979 by Parasol Press, Portland, Oregon. Signed More ...

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991)      Theoline

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) Theoline

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) Theoline, 1929-1930, printed later, from the portfolio Berenice Abbott's New York II, published 1979 by Parasol Press, Portland, Oregon. Signed "BERENICE More ...

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991)      Repair Shop of Christopher Street

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) Repair Shop of Christopher Street

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) Repair Shop of Christopher Street, 1929-1930, printed later, from the portfolio Berenice Abbott's New York II, published 1979 by Parasol Press, Portland, More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

"Solitude," an Essay from Walden   by Henry David Thoreau

"Solitude," an Essay from Walden by Henry David Thoreau

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1333
Sold for:
$369$300

"Solitude," an Essay from Walden by Henry David Thoreau, Aquarius Press: Baltimore - New York, 1971, bound in the Japanese "fukuro-toji" manner in a box containing eleven woodblock prints by Naoko More ...

Large Collection of Sheet Music

Large Collection of Sheet Music

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1328
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Large Collection of Sheet Music, many with graphic covers. More ...

Photography Books Signed by Authors to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles.

Photography Books Signed by Authors to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1461
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Photography Books Signed by Authors to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles. Including: Betty Kirke's Madeleine Vionnet, San Francisco: [Printed in Japan for] Chronicle, 1991, inscribed and More ...

Conroy, Pat (1945-2016) The Boo  , Signed by the Author and Lt. Colonel Nugent Courvoisie (1916-2006)

Conroy, Pat (1945-2016) The Boo , Signed by the Author and Lt. Colonel Nugent Courvoisie (1916-2006)

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1466
Sold for:
$246$200

Conroy, Pat (1945-2016) The Boo, Signed by the Author and Lt. Colonel Nugent Courvoisie (1916-2006) Verona, Virginia: McClure Press, 1970. Stated first printing, in publisher's blue cloth and dust More ...

Edward Fitzgerald's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam  , Limited Edition.

Edward Fitzgerald's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam , Limited Edition.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1467
Sold for:
$37$30

Edward Fitzgerald's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Limited Edition. [Worcester: Commonwealth Press], Privately Printed, [1907]. One of 95 copies printed on Japan paper with an additional portrait of the More ...

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1475
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Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent. New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First trade edition, octavo, 1961 on title and copyright page with no statement of other printings, bound More ...

American School, Late 18th Century      Portrait of a Lady in a Printed Dress

American School, Late 18th Century Portrait of a Lady in a Printed Dress

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$984$800

American School, Late 18th Century Portrait of a Lady in a Printed Dress Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 3 1/2 x 2 5/8 in., in a wood and pressed brass frame. Condition: Pigment loss in the More ...

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Exhibition Poster from Musée d'Art Moderne de Céret: Homage à René Char

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Exhibition Poster from Musée d'Art Moderne de Céret: Homage à René Char

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1177
Sold for:
$98$80

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Exhibition Poster from Musée d'Art Moderne de Céret: Homage à René Char. Engraved by Henri Deschamps and printed on the presses of Mourlot Atelier, More ...

A Necessary Doctrine and Erudicion for Any Chrysten Man, set furth by the Kynges Maiestye of England. &c.

A Necessary Doctrine and Erudicion for Any Chrysten Man, set furth by the Kynges Maiestye of England. &c.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

A Necessary Doctrine and Erudicion for Any Chrysten Man, set furth by the Kynges Maiestye of England. &c. [London: Imprinted in Fletestrete by Thomas Berthelet, printer to the kynges hyghnes, the More ...

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies. London: Printed by Val: Sims for Edward Blount and William Aspley, 1604. First edition in English, quarto, type More ...

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Certain Physiological Essays and Other Tracts; Written at Distant Times, and on Several Occasions.

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Certain Physiological Essays and Other Tracts; Written at Distant Times, and on Several Occasions.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
16
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Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Certain Physiological Essays and Other Tracts; Written at Distant Times, and on Several Occasions. London: Printed for Henry Herringman at the Blew Anchor in the Lower Walk More ...

Heresbach, Conrad (1496-1576) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Collected by M. Conradus Heresbachius.

Heresbach, Conrad (1496-1576) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Collected by M. Conradus Heresbachius.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
86
Unsold
 

Heresbach, Conrad (1496-1576) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Collected by M. Conradus Heresbachius. London: Printed [at Eliot's Court Press] for Iohn Wight, 1586. Third edition, quarto, an English More ...