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Early Books, Eight.

Early Books, Eight.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$210$175

Early Books, Eight. Small-format French book of psalms, c. 1630, lacking the title page; Milton's Paradise Lost, illustrated, 1711; Les Avantures de Telemaque, 1751, two volumes bound as one, More ...

Five Book Safes, or "Blooks," 18th Century.

Five Book Safes, or "Blooks," 18th Century.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$660$550

Five Book Safes, or "Blooks," 18th Century. Former books in gold-tooled leather bindings, converted to use as book safes, the insides hollowed out for hiding valuables, one folio-format, the other More ...

Framed Indenture, and Printed Prayer Book Leaf, 17th Century.

Framed Indenture, and Printed Prayer Book Leaf, 17th Century.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$185$150

Framed Indenture, and Printed Prayer Book Leaf, 17th Century. A land transfer manuscript indenture on parchment, dated 7 November 1613, signed and sealed by Philip, with signatures of John, and More ...

Frost, Robert (1874-1963)

Frost, Robert (1874-1963)

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$120$100

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) Come In and other Poems, New York: Henry Holt, 1943, inscribed, stated first printing, in a tattered dust jacket; On Making Certain Anything has Happened, New York: Holt More ...

Incunabula and Manuscript Leaves.

Incunabula and Manuscript Leaves.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$677$550

Incunabula and Manuscript Leaves. Two leaves from manuscripts, both framed, one on paper, in two columns from a 15th century text manuscript, in brown and red ink; the other from a Book of Hours, More ...

Incunabula Leaves.

Incunabula Leaves.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$800$650

Incunabula Leaves. Seven separate paper, folio-format early printed book leaves removed from the following works: 1) Saint Augustine's Epistolae, Strasbourg, before 1471; 2) Decretalium, Venice: More ...

Incunabula Leaves.

Incunabula Leaves.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$800$650

Incunabula Leaves. Twelve separate paper, folio-format early printed book leaves removed from the following works: 1) Capreolus's Quaestiones in IV Libros Sententiarium Petri Lombardi, Venice: More ...

Japanese Books, Six Volumes.

Japanese Books, Six Volumes.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
165
Unsold
 

Japanese Books, Six Volumes. All are small-format, bound in traditional Japanese-style bindings, with limp paper covers; all six profusely illustrated; two are children's books; the other four More ...

Manuscript Account Books, American, Two: c. 1771-1807.

Manuscript Account Books, American, Two: c. 1771-1807.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$2,760$2,300

Manuscript Account Books, American, Two: c. 1771-1807. Account book of Nathaniel Dean (1747-1817) blacksmith of Raynham, Massachusetts; small folio format, homemade signatures kept folder-like in More ...

Manuscript Recipe Book; Bangor, Maine, c. 1838.

Manuscript Recipe Book; Bangor, Maine, c. 1838.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$600$500

Manuscript Recipe Book; Bangor, Maine, c. 1838. Quarto-format notebook with pastry and other recipes copied by W. Coombs of Bangor, Maine, beginning in January of 1838, and continued by others, More ...

Medieval Manuscript Leaves.

Medieval Manuscript Leaves.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$2,040$1,700

Medieval Manuscript Leaves. Ten leaves removed from western manuscripts in Latin: six on parchment from Bibles, prayerbooks, and other liturgical books, 12th-15th century, in varying hands, all with More ...

Children's Books, Group of Small-format Illustrated Chapbooks including Greenaway, Caldecott and Others.

Children's Books, Group of Small-format Illustrated Chapbooks including Greenaway, Caldecott and Others.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$120$100

Children's Books, Group of Small-format Illustrated Chapbooks including Greenaway, Caldecott and Others. Approximately twenty-six books, many miniature, all children's and illustrated, mostly More ...

Lent, Blair (1930-2009) Artist's Idea Notebooks.

Lent, Blair (1930-2009) Artist's Idea Notebooks.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$780$650

Lent, Blair (1930-2009) Artist's Idea Notebooks. Two small quarto-format softcover notebooks, marked Research #1 and #3, approximately 40 leaves each; the first filled with various drawings and More ...

McCloskey, Robert (1914-2003) Make Way for Ducklings  , First Edition, Inscribed.

McCloskey, Robert (1914-2003) Make Way for Ducklings , First Edition, Inscribed.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$4,800$4,000

McCloskey, Robert (1914-2003) Make Way for Ducklings, First Edition, Inscribed. New York: The Viking Press, 1941. First edition, folio, inscribed on title page, "To Miss Carter--Robert McCloskey," More ...

Natural History Prints, Twenty-two.

Natural History Prints, Twenty-two.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$720$600

Natural History Prints, Twenty-two. Portfolio containing loose natural history prints, including eight John Gould chromo lithographs of birds (mid-19th century); ten unidentified, smaller-format More ...

Early New England, Three Maps.

Early New England, Three Maps.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
424
Sold for:
$960$800

Early New England, Three Maps. Herman Moll's (d. 1732) New-England, New York, New Jersey and Pensilvania, [from] Atlas Minor, copperplate engraved map on laid paper, with the number "54" in the More ...

Map Lot.

Map Lot.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
446
Unsold
 

Map Lot. Five engraved maps on paper, including: 1) the Isles of Skye and Lewis-Harris, by Jansson, Tabula Leogi et Haraiae, Amsterdam: Valk & Schenk, [c. 1690], with hand-coloring and shading; 2) More ...

Ken Druse (American, b. 1950)       Water Nymph

Ken Druse (American, b. 1950) Water Nymph

Auction:
2661B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 22, 2013
Lot:
780
Sold for:
$3,480$2,900

Ken Druse (American, b. 1950) Water Nymph Unsigned, c. 2006 Fiber glass, laminating resin, epoxy, verdigris finish, ht. 43 in. Condition: Minor losses. In addition to being an accomplished More ...

Pierce, Isaac and Joseph (fl. circa 1778) Memorandum Book, Central Atlantic Region,   1770s.

Pierce, Isaac and Joseph (fl. circa 1778) Memorandum Book, Central Atlantic Region, 1770s.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Pierce, Isaac and Joseph (fl. circa 1778) Memorandum Book, Central Atlantic Region, 1770s. Sixteen-page small format note pad with slightly heavier paper covers, annotated in brown and purple ink More ...

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Signed Photograph, Framed.

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Signed Photograph, Framed.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$6,000$5,000

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Signed Photograph, Framed. Large format sepia-toned photograph, inscribed and dated in the blank margin at the bottom, "Truly yours, Mark Twain, S.L. Clemens," and dated 3 More ...

Arabic and Middle Eastern Books, Twelve Volumes:

Arabic and Middle Eastern Books, Twelve Volumes:

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$480$400

Arabic and Middle Eastern Books, Twelve Volumes: An assortment of 19th and 20th century books written in Middle Eastern languages or concerned with topics from the same region, including facsimiles More ...

Medical Manuscripts and Associated Paper, American, 19th Century.

Medical Manuscripts and Associated Paper, American, 19th Century.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$10,200$8,500

Medical Manuscripts and Associated Paper, American, 19th Century. Ten small format softcover notebooks; one disbound volume of notes taken on William Shippen's (1736?-1808) anatomical lectures by More ...

Small-format Books, Four, Continental (Mid-17th Century).

Small-format Books, Four, Continental (Mid-17th Century).

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$510$425

Small-format Books, Four, Continental (Mid-17th Century). Terence, Comoediae Sex, Amsterdam: Jansson, 1627; Theophrastus, Characteres Ethici, Leiden: Maire, 1653; Rondinelli, Alchimia Spirituale, More ...

The Gorham Golf Book  , illustrated by John Hassall (1868-1948)

The Gorham Golf Book , illustrated by John Hassall (1868-1948)

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$150$125

The Gorham Golf Book, illustrated by John Hassall (1868-1948) New York: Gorham Manufacturing, 1903. First edition, small format, 2 1/2 x 4 in., illustrated with sixteen tipped-in color plates, More ...

The Whole Booke of Psalmes: Collected into English Meeter,   by Thomas Sternhold, Iohn Hopkins and others

The Whole Booke of Psalmes: Collected into English Meeter, by Thomas Sternhold, Iohn Hopkins and others

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$3,900$3,250

The Whole Booke of Psalmes: Collected into English Meeter, by Thomas Sternhold, Iohn Hopkins and others. London: Printed for the Companie of Stationers, 1625. 32mo, woodcut device on title page, More ...

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)      New Friends

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) New Friends

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$510$425

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) New Friends, 1925 (Holland et al., 238). Signed "Louis Icart" in pencil l.r., numbered "245" in pencil l.l., identified within the plate. Color etching with More ...

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)      Lettres D'Amour

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) Lettres D'Amour

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$390$325

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) Lettres D'Amour, 1926 (Holland et. al., 289). Signed "Louis Icart" in pencil l.r., inscribed "Ep d'artiste" in pencil l.l., identified within the plate, artist's More ...

Mary B. Tucker (Massachusetts, 1784-1853)      Profile Portrait of a Boy Holding an Orange.

Mary B. Tucker (Massachusetts, 1784-1853) Profile Portrait of a Boy Holding an Orange.

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$9,600$8,000

Mary B. Tucker (Massachusetts, 1784-1853) Profile Portrait of a Boy Holding an Orange. Signed and dated "By Mary B. Tucker. 1842" l.r. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 22 x 18 1/4 in., in a More ...

Ephemera Collection, New England, 1676-1930:

Ephemera Collection, New England, 1676-1930:

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$11,000$11,000

Ephemera Collection, New England, 1676-1930: An extensive collection of manuscript and printed material including personal and legal documents, correspondence, journals, notes, prescriptions, estate More ...

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)      La cachette

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) La cachette

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$570$475

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) La cachette, 1927 (Holland et al., 308). Signed "Icart" in pencil l.r., numbered "341" in pencil l.l., identified within the plate, artist's dry stamp l.l. Color More ...