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(Decorative Binding)

(Decorative Binding)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$1,116$950

(Decorative Binding), Khayyam, Omar, The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, London: Robert Riviere and Son, 1928, gilt decorated inlaid calf and morocco with gilt inner dentils, with hand-colored More ...

(English Queen Heneretta Maria)

(English Queen Heneretta Maria)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

(English Queen Heneretta Maria), M.W., The Queen's Closet Opened. Being Incomparable Secrets in Physick, Chyrurgery, Preserving, and Candying, London: E. Balgrave, 1696, tenth edition, three More ...

Erasmus, Desiderius (1466?-1536)

Erasmus, Desiderius (1466?-1536)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$88$75

Erasmus, Desiderius (1466?-1536), Colloquia, Rotterdam, Hack, 1664, with engraved title; sold together with Sallustius Crispus, Caius, (86-34 B.C.), Opera Omnia, Amsterdam, T. Boom, 1690, with More ...

Erasmus, Desiderius (1466?-1536)

Erasmus, Desiderius (1466?-1536)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$59$50

Erasmus, Desiderius (1466?-1536), Colloquiorum Opus Aureum, London, J. & J. Bonwicke, et al., 1740, with engraved portrait to frontispiece, calf, 8vo, (dampstaining, More ...

(European Royalty)

(European Royalty)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
368
Sold for:
$235$200

(European Royalty), Some Brief Particulars Regarding the Arrival of the Marquis of Douglas and his Illustrious Bride, Her Highness the Princess Marie of Baden, At Hamilton Palace, September 14, More ...

Fisher, Harrison

Fisher, Harrison

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$118$100

Fisher, Harrison, Two titles, Beauties, New York, Dodd, Mead & Company, 1913, pictorial cloth, with fifteen tipt-in plates (lacking frontispiece plate), 4to, and Maidens Fair, New York, Dodd, Mead & More ...

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790)

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$940$800

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790), The Way to Wealth or Poor Richard Improved, Paris: for Renouard, 1795, contemporary calf, with engraved frontispiece, (first two leaves loose, bumped and rubbed), More ...

Goodwin, John

Goodwin, John

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2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$294$250

Goodwin, John, A Being Filled with the Spirit, London, Henry Eversden, 1670, calf, engraved frontispiece, 8vo, (chips and bumps, minor tears, More ...

Headley, Joel Tyler (1813-1897)

Headley, Joel Tyler (1813-1897)

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2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$29$25

Headley, Joel Tyler (1813-1897), The Great Rebellion; a History of the Civil War in the United States, Hartford, Hurlbut, Williams & Company, 1863-66, in two volumes, sold by subscription, with More ...

Herschel, Sir John Frederick William (1792-1871)

Herschel, Sir John Frederick William (1792-1871)

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2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$940$800

Herschel, Sir John Frederick William (1792-1871), Results of Astronomical Observations made during 1834-1838, London: Smith, Elder and Co., 1847, original cloth, with frontispiece and seventeen More ...

Hooker, Richard (1554?-1600)

Hooker, Richard (1554?-1600)

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2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$176$150

Hooker, Richard (1554?-1600), The Works of...Mr. Richard Hooker, in Eight Books, London, R. White, 1676, calf, with engraved frontispiece and title, folio, (minor tear to calf, chipped, bumped, some More ...

Horace (65-8 B.C.)

Horace (65-8 B.C.)

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2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$88$75

Horace (65-8 B.C.), Quinti Horatii Flacci Opera, Paris: Fridericus Leonard, 1691, old calf, with engraved frontispiece, (chipped and bumped, hinges More ...

Sir Hutton, Richard, (1561?-1639)

Sir Hutton, Richard, (1561?-1639)

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2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$118$100

Sir Hutton, Richard, (1561?-1639), Epistola, [Leipzig], Jacob Burckhard, 1717, calf, with engraved portrait frontispiece, small 8vo, (chipped, bumped, minor More ...

Livius, Titus (59 B.C.-17 A.D.)

Livius, Titus (59 B.C.-17 A.D.)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$88$75

Livius, Titus (59 B.C.-17 A.D.), Historianrum Quod Extat, Amsterdam, Elzevir, 1678-79, in three volumes, tree calf with gilt embossed spine, with engraved frontispiece and title, 8vo, (bumped, More ...

(Martin Luther)

(Martin Luther)

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2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
475
Sold for:
$147$125

(Martin Luther), [Adamus, Melchior], The Life and Death of Dr. Martin Luther, London: I. L. for John Stafford, first edition in English, calf, with engraved frontispiece and title, 8vo, (cover More ...

Montorgueil, Georges

Montorgueil, Georges

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2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
504
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Montorgueil, Georges, Paris Dansant, Paris: Theophile Belin, 1898, three-quarter gilt and crushed blue morocco, one of 200, with illustrations by A. Willette engraved and colored by Vigna-Vigneron, More ...

Norden, Friderik Ludwig

Norden, Friderik Ludwig

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
516
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

Norden, Friderik Ludwig, Travels in Egypt and Nubia. Enlarged with Observations from ancient and modern authors...by Dr. Peter Templeman, London: Lockyer Davis and Charles Reymers, 1757, two More ...

Sallustius Crispus, Caius, (86-34 B.C.)

Sallustius Crispus, Caius, (86-34 B.C.)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
553
Sold for:
$47$40

Sallustius Crispus, Caius, (86-34 B.C.), Serenissimi Galliarum Delphini, Paris: Frederick Leonard, 1674, calf, with engraved frontispiece, 4to, (with marginalia and a paste in, covers off/loose, More ...

(Secret Societies, Europe)

(Secret Societies, Europe)

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2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
560
Sold for:
$264$225

(Secret Societies, Europe), Memoirs of the Secret Societies of the South of Italy, Particularly the Carbonari, London: John Murray, 1821, three quarter red morocco, with portrait frontispiece and More ...

Spielmann, Marion Harry and George Somes Layard (1857-1925)

Spielmann, Marion Harry and George Somes Layard (1857-1925)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
577
Sold for:
$118$100

Spielmann, Marion Harry and George Somes Layard (1857-1925), Kate Greenaway, London, Adam and Charles Black, 1905, later three-quarter blue calf by Bayntun Riviere, 4to, (mixed endpapers, name to More ...

Vergilius Maro, Publius (70-19 B.C)

Vergilius Maro, Publius (70-19 B.C)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
607
Sold for:
$94$80

Vergilius Maro, Publius (70-19 B.C), Opera, Paris, Barbou, 1722, gilt tooled calf, with engraved frontispiece, 4to, (chipped, bumped, More ...

Walker, William

Walker, William

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
622
Sold for:
$147$125

Walker, William, A Treatise of English Particles, London: printed by J.H. for Edward Pawlett, 1695, old calf, with engraved frontispiece, small More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)  Frontispiece for Volume Three of the Catalogue

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Frontispiece for Volume Three of the Catalogue

Auction:
2260
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 19, 2004
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$823$700

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)Frontispiece for Volume Three of the Catalogue, alternatively titled On Set Wings, 1923, published state of 535 (Paff, 223). Signed "Frank W Benson" More ...

Virtue, George and Thomas Allen (1803-1833)

Virtue, George and Thomas Allen (1803-1833)

Auction:
2254
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 28, 2004
Lot:
84A
Sold for:
$88$75

Virtue, George and Thomas Allen (1803-1833), The Picturesque Beauties of Great Britain, London, [n.d.], frontispiece, folding map, engraved vignette title page, fifty-one full-page plates, each with More ...

Gibb, E.J.W. (1857-1901)

Gibb, E.J.W. (1857-1901)

Auction:
2238
Auction:
Discovery - May 20, 2004
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$35$30

Gibb, E.J.W. (1857-1901), A History Of Ottoman Poetry, London, 1900-07, blue cloth with gilt lettering, Volumes IV and V edited by Edward G. Browne, volume V with comprehensive index; Ottoman More ...

Clemens, Samuel Langhorn (Mark Twain) (1835-1910)

Clemens, Samuel Langhorn (Mark Twain) (1835-1910)

Auction:
2238
Auction:
Discovery - May 20, 2004
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$35$30

Clemens, Samuel Langhorn (Mark Twain) (1835-1910), Three Titles, Mark Twain's Autobiography, New York and London, 1924, first edition, frontispiece portrait of the author, introduction by Albert More ...

Budge, E.A. Wallis (1857-1934)

Budge, E.A. Wallis (1857-1934)

Auction:
2238
Auction:
Discovery - May 20, 2004
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$24$20

Budge, E.A. Wallis (1857-1934), Osiris and the Egyptian Resurrection, London and New York, 1906, two volumes, gilt pictorial and embossed red cloth, both with dust wrappers, with folding colored More ...

Four Titles Relating to Western America

Four Titles Relating to Western America

Auction:
2229
Auction:
Sale #2229 - Feb 26, 2004
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$88$75

Four Titles Relating to Western America, Thayer, William, Marvels of the New West, Norwich, Connecticut, 1889, six parts in one volume, gilt cloth, 8vo; Bowles, Samuel, Our New West...between the More ...

Clemens, Samuel Langhorn (Mark Twain) (1835-1910)

Clemens, Samuel Langhorn (Mark Twain) (1835-1910)

Auction:
2229
Auction:
Sale #2229 - Feb 26, 2004
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$206$175

Clemens, Samuel Langhorn (Mark Twain) (1835-1910), Mark Twain's Library Of Humor, New York, 1888, first edition, 8vo, frontispiece depicting "A Ballad of the Rhine," numerous More ...

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882)

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882)

Auction:
2229
Auction:
Sale #2229 - Feb 26, 2004
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$71$60

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882), Four Titles, Tales of a Wayside Inn, Boston, 1863, full-page illustrative half-title page, brown cloth, 12mo; The Song of Hiawatha, Boston, 1856, 25th More ...