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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 ...

Hume, David (1711-1776) The History of England.

Hume, David (1711-1776) The History of England.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$554$450

Hume, David (1711-1776) The History of England. London: for A. Millar, 1763. Octavo, a new edition, eight volumes, bound in full half leather, marbled paper boards, marbled edges, bindings scuffed, More ...

Kent, Corita (1918-1986) Sister Corita.

Kent, Corita (1918-1986) Sister Corita.

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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 ...

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].

Auction:
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, Kitab al-Salatin  , 1070 AH [1659 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin , 1070 AH [1659 CE].

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
207
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Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin, 1070 AH [1659 CE]. Large octavo-format manuscript on paper, fine calligraphy in black and red throughout, a courtesy book written for the instruction More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Mohammad Mehdi's Traveler's Book on Medicine and Health.

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Mohammad Mehdi's Traveler's Book on Medicine and Health.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$861$700

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Mohammad Mehdi's Traveler's Book on Medicine and Health. Octavo manuscript on polished laid paper, approximately eighteen lines per page, black and red ink, russet full More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Sammelband of Scholarly Texts, 1098 AH [1687 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Sammelband of Scholarly Texts, 1098 AH [1687 CE].

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
210
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Persian Manuscript on Paper, Sammelband of Scholarly Texts, 1098 AH [1687 CE]. Octavo manuscript on wove polished paper, a collection of six separate works bound together in full dark goatskin, 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
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
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 ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Yusef bin Ahmed bin Ibrahim's The Garden of Helpers

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Yusef bin Ahmed bin Ibrahim's The Garden of Helpers

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3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
212
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Persian Manuscript on Paper, Yusef bin Ahmed bin Ibrahim's The Garden of Helpers. Octavo manuscript on laid paper, approximately twenty-one lines per page, text in black ink, approximately 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.

Auction:
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 ...

Poetry, Four Titles in Four Volumes, 1682, 1694, 1704, and 1816.

Poetry, Four Titles in Four Volumes, 1682, 1694, 1704, and 1816.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$111$90

Poetry, Four Titles in Four Volumes, 1682, 1694, 1704, and 1816. Including: Butler's Hudibras. The First Part. Written in the Late Wars, London: by T. Warren for Herringman, to be sold by Bentley, More ...

Sansom, William (1912-1976) illus. Lucian Freud (1922-2011) The Equilibriad  , Signed Limited Edition.

Sansom, William (1912-1976) illus. Lucian Freud (1922-2011) The Equilibriad , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$185$150

Sansom, William (1912-1976) illus. Lucian Freud (1922-2011) The Equilibriad, Signed Limited Edition. London: Hogarth Press, 1948. First edition, copy number 80 of 750, signed by Sansom on limitation More ...

Seaweed and Botanical Samples Album, c. 1864.

Seaweed and Botanical Samples Album, c. 1864.

Auction:
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 ...

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 ...

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].

Auction:
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 ...

Sharh-é Kashf' al-A'ayat, The Description of Revelation of Quranic Verses  , 1093 AH [1682 CE].

Sharh-é Kashf' al-A'ayat, The Description of Revelation of Quranic Verses , 1093 AH [1682 CE].

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
251
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Sharh-é Kashf' al-A'ayat, The Description of Revelation of Quranic Verses, 1093 AH [1682 CE]. Small octavo, manuscript on polished paper, text written within blue ink and gold border, text in black More ...

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Toms Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Toms Cabin; Autograph Letter Sig

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Toms Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Toms Cabin; Autograph Letter Sig

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Tom's Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin; Autograph Letter Signed, and Receipt for Enslaved People. Boston: John P. Jewett & More ...

The Farmer's Kalendar; or, a Monthly Directory for all Sorts of Country Business.

The Farmer's Kalendar; or, a Monthly Directory for all Sorts of Country Business.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$98$80

The Farmer's Kalendar; or, a Monthly Directory for all Sorts of Country Business. London: for Robinson & Roberts, 1771. Large quarto, edges untrimmed, in original half paper and paste-paper boards, More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Leaf.

Illuminated Manuscript Leaf.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$523$425

Illuminated Manuscript Leaf. Folio-format parchment leaf with two lines of music on four bars and eight lines of text on displayed side, featuring a large two-line illuminated initial decorated in More ...

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston.

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
337
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Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston. Landscape folio-format bound book of maps of Boston, consisting of ten street plans Boston, Charlestown, East Boston, More ...

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century      Pair of Portraits

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century Pair of Portraits

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$246$200

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century Pair of Portraits Unsigned. Pastel on paper, 23 1/4 x 19 1/2 in., oval format, in oval giltwood frames with gesso ornament. Condition: Minor More ...

Engravings and Etchings, European City Views and Bird's-eye Views: 16th-19th Century

Engravings and Etchings, European City Views and Bird's-eye Views: 16th-19th Century

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1146
Sold for:
$369$300

Engravings and Etchings, European City Views and Bird's-eye Views: 16th-19th Century, approximately eighty illustrations taken from printed books or printed separately, folio format to small 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 ...

American and British Imprints, 18th and 19th Century, Eight Titles.

American and British Imprints, 18th and 19th Century, Eight Titles.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1479
Sold for:
$277$225

American and British Imprints, 18th and 19th Century, Eight Titles. Including: Edward Shaw's Civil Architecture, Boston: Marsh, Capen, and Lyon, 1831, large quarto, illustrated, title page with More ...

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome.

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome. London: Printed by William Leybourn, 1661. First edition of Galileo's works More ...

The Royal Game of the Ombre.

The Royal Game of the Ombre.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

The Royal Game of the Ombre. London: Printed for William Brook, dwelling in the Black Swan Inn-Yard in Holborn, 1660. First edition, octavo, rare work on card playing; one copy in ESTC, at the More ...

Webb, John (1611-1672) An Historical Essay Endeavoring a Probability that the Language of the Empire of China is the Primitive Language

Webb, John (1611-1672) An Historical Essay Endeavoring a Probability that the Language of the Empire of China is the Primitive Language

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Webb, John (1611-1672) An Historical Essay Endeavoring a Probability that the Language of the Empire of China is the Primitive Language. London: Printed for Nath. Brook, at the Angel in Gresham More ...

Manuscript Day Book and Documents, Including Clockmaking Diagrams and Other Material, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Mid-18th Century.

Manuscript Day Book and Documents, Including Clockmaking Diagrams and Other Material, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Mid-18th Century.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Manuscript Day Book and Documents, Including Clockmaking Diagrams and Other Material, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Mid-18th Century. Quarto format book inscribed mainly by William Wood (1706-1788), More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Ketab' al-Loghatá fi al-Arud, The Book of Words on Poetic Meter,   1245 AH [1829 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Ketab' al-Loghatá fi al-Arud, The Book of Words on Poetic Meter, 1245 AH [1829 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$677$550

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Ketab' al-Loghatá fi al-Arud, The Book of Words on Poetic Meter, 1245 AH [1829 CE]. Small folio-format text manuscript presented in table format, written in black and More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper.

Arabic Manuscript on Paper.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1079
Sold for:
$185$150

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Octavo-format manuscript in Arabic text manuscript written on polished laid paper in black ink with occasional interlinear Persian translations and other minor sections More ...