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Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust.

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
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 ...

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Notes on a Horse Thief  , Signed Limited Edition.

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Notes on a Horse Thief , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
131
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Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Notes on a Horse Thief, Signed Limited Edition. Greenville, MS: The Levee Press, 1950. Octavo, copy number 764 of 950 signed by Faulkner on the limitation page, More ...

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879.

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879. Octavo sketchbook, purchased from G. Fell, stationer, 60 Piccadilly London, by an American abroad, containing 150 pages, almost More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea  , Signed First Edition.

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea , Signed First Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea, Signed First Edition. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1952. Octavo, with Scribner's seal and letter A on copyright page, signed by Hemingway More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth  , First Edition, First Issue.

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth , First Edition, First Issue.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$523$425

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth, First Edition, First Issue. Cleveland: The J.B. Savage Company, 1938. Octavo, limited edition, copy number 29 of 1,000 printed, first issue, with the More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth  , First Edition, Second Issue.

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth , First Edition, Second Issue.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$215$175

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth, First Edition, Second Issue. Cleveland: The J.B. Savage Company, 1938. Octavo, limited edition, copy number 578 of 1,000 printed, second issue, More ...

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow  , Signed and Inscribed.

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow , Signed and Inscribed.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$338$275

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow, Signed and Inscribed. New York: Musette Publishers, [1943.] Octavo, inscribed to Skidmore College President Joseph C. Palamountain Jr. in blue ink, limp More ...

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

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

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
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 ...

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers , Signed Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
186
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Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers, Signed Presentation Copy. London: Jonathan Cape, 1933. Octavo, first edition, second impression, five-line inscription to Elizabeth Farmer dated London, 23 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 ...

Miniature Illustrated American Printing, Alfred Mills (1776-1833) A Short History of the Bible and Testament, with 48 Neat Engravings D

Miniature Illustrated American Printing, Alfred Mills (1776-1833) A Short History of the Bible and Testament, with 48 Neat Engravings D

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$215$175

Miniature Illustrated American Printing, Alfred Mills (1776-1833) A Short History of the Bible and Testament, with 48 Neat Engravings Designed by Alfred Mills. Philadelphia: Johnson & Warner, [J. More ...

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$338$275

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas. Boston: Geo. M. Smith & Co., 1873. Second American edition, second issue, without "the end" on page 303, octavo, bound in green More ...

Framed Small Folio Currier & Ives American Railroad Scene   Lithograph

Framed Small Folio Currier & Ives American Railroad Scene Lithograph

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$98$80

Framed Small Folio Currier & Ives American Railroad Scene Lithograph, 20th century, ht. 19 1/2, wd. 22 1/2 in. More ...

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
163
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American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952, bearing the maker's manuscript label, inscribed internally Vivo silenzio/Morto io canto/Living silent/Dead I singing [sic], length of back 356 mm. More ...

American Violin, Raoul Rettberg, Boston, 1930

American Violin, Raoul Rettberg, Boston, 1930

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$615$500

American Violin, Raoul Rettberg, Boston, 1930, bearing the maker's manuscript label, length of back 362 mm, with case. More ...

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt, America, c. 1925-35, the figure with accentuated carved body details posed with arms suggestively lifting her skirt, wearing high-heeled shoes, old More ...

Carved Androgynous Figure in a Top Hat

Carved Androgynous Figure in a Top Hat

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Carved Androgynous Figure in a Top Hat, America, c. 1869-70, the yellow pine figure with crossed arms and female lower anatomy, standing on a square plinth with black-painted top hat, figure ht. 13 More ...

Large Carved and Painted Female Doll Figure

Large Carved and Painted Female Doll Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Large Carved and Painted Female Doll Figure, possibly Kentucky, early 19th century, carved facial features and rough-hewn stylized body, (lacks arms), ht. 36 in. Provenance: Northeast Auctions, More ...

Three Carved Portrait Heads

Three Carved Portrait Heads

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Three Carved Portrait Heads, Georgia, late 19th/early 20th century, the largest head carved from a cherry log possibly depicting a balding white male, the other two figures carved from pine logs More ...

Painted Wood Scarecrow Bust

Painted Wood Scarecrow Bust

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Painted Wood Scarecrow Bust, New England, c. 1900-10, the blue-eyed man with exaggerated cowlick, carved features, and blue-painted eyes, joined with strips of rubber, ht. 26 in., hangs from a rope More ...

Monumental Carved and Black-painted Bust of an African American Man

Monumental Carved and Black-painted Bust of an African American Man

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Monumental Carved and Black-painted Bust of an African American Man, possibly Upstate New York, c. 1850-60, the yellow pine torso with bold carved facial and body details, from the waist to the top More ...

Carved and Painted Articulated Black Figure with Original Clothing

Carved and Painted Articulated Black Figure with Original Clothing

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Carved and Painted Articulated Black Figure with Original Clothing, late 19th century, carved wood throughout, wearing a black jacket with red buttons, high-waisted pants, and a single shoe, More ...

Carved and Painted Articulated Trade Figure

Carved and Painted Articulated Trade Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
25
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Carved and Painted Articulated Trade Figure, America, c. 1900-10, the brown-painted figure with painted eyes and lips and articulated arms and black-painted feet, on a black base, overall ht. 69 3/4 More ...

Carved Limestone Stone Head of a Man

Carved Limestone Stone Head of a Man

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Carved Limestone Stone Head of a Man, late 19th century, the figure with exaggerated facial features on an integral square base, ht. 11 in. Provenance: Found in Bloomington, Indiana; collection More ...

Carved Slate Memorial Figure

Carved Slate Memorial Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Carved Slate Memorial Figure, c. 1825-50, ht. 27 in. Literature: Illustrated in Roger Ricco and Frank Maresca, American Vernacular, New Discoveries in Folk, Self-taught, and Outsider Sculpture More ...

Carved Bust of a Woman

Carved Bust of a Woman

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Carved Bust of a Woman, possibly Essex, Massachusetts, 18th century, with traces of early white and black paint, ht. 15 in., mounted on a short black plinth. Provenance: Dr. William Greenspon; More ...

Carved Burl Head

Carved Burl Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Carved Burl Head, probably New York State, late 19th/early 20th century, the burl with minimally carved eyes, nose, and mouth, with custom stand, ht. 10 in. Provenance: Originally purchased out More ...

Carved and Polychrome Painted Staff with Head

Carved and Polychrome Painted Staff with Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Carved and Polychrome Painted Staff with Head, possibly South Carolina, late 19th century, the top with carved head and elongated face with carved hair detail, painted eyes and lips above a carved More ...

Painted Wood and Horn Folk Art Steer's Head

Painted Wood and Horn Folk Art Steer's Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Painted Wood and Horn Folk Art Steer's Head, Texas, mid-20th century, the applied horns above a black- and white-painted face, ht. 19 in., with custom stand. Literature: Illustrated in Roger More ...

Jessie Aaron (Florida, 1887-1979)      Carved Root Animal

Jessie Aaron (Florida, 1887-1979) Carved Root Animal

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$984$800

Jessie Aaron (Florida, 1887-1979) Carved Root Animal Unsigned. Oak, bone, and acorn, lg. 21 in. The stylized creature with acorn eyes and rear legs fashioned from a rib bone. Provenance: More ...