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  • Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866) Album Frontispiece.

    Lot: 226
    Sold for: $2,820$2,400

    Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866) Album Frontispiece. Signed in center "HS Stellwagen/USN/1833." Watercolor and ink on paper, laid down on cardboard, with eagle in sunburst surrounded ...

  • Adams, George

    Lot: 666
    Sold for: $764$650

    Adams, George, Geometrical and Graphical Essays, Containing a General Description of the Mathematical Instruments Used in Geometry, Civil and Military Surveying, Levelling and Perpective; with Many ...

  • Adams, George

    Lot: 667
    Sold for: $1,175$1,000

    Adams, George, Lectures on Natural Philosophy, Considered in it's Present State of Improvement. Describing, in a Familiar and Easy Manner, the Principal Phenomena of Nature; and Shewing, that they ...

  • (California)

    Lot: 203

    (California), Menefee, C.A., Historical and Descriptive Sketch Book of Napa, Sonoma, Lake and Mendocino, Napa City, 1873, green pebbled cloth, lithograph frontispiece and portrait, 8vo, (good). ...

  • Clemens, Samuel Langhorne (1835-1910)

    Lot: 212
    Sold for: $1,116$950

    Clemens, Samuel Langhorne (1835-1910), Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, New York: Charles L. Webster, 1885, first American edition, with four of five early issue points, and heliotype frontispiece ...

  • (Decorative Bindings)

    Lot: 226

    (Decorative Bindings), The Odes and Epodes of Horace, Boston: Printed for the Bibliophile Society, 1901-04, seven volumes in ten, full crushed brown morocco with green leather onlays and gilt ...

  • (Derrydale Press, New York)

    Lot: 228
    Sold for: $294$250

    (Derrydale Press, New York), Clark, Roland, Roland Clark's Etchings, 1938, numbered 350 of 800, frontispiece with original etching signed in pencil, half cloth, folio, (minor bumping, toning, and ...

  • (French Legion of Honor)

    Lot: 248
    Sold for: $206$175

    (French Legion of Honor), Renault, Jules, La Legion D'Honneur, Paris: 1930, numbered 18 of 100 on Madagascar, with signed portrait photo to frontispiece, full burgundy morocco mounted with medal, ...

  • Graham, John Andrew (1764-1841)

    Lot: 268
    Sold for: $176$150

    Graham, John Andrew (1764-1841), A Descriptive Sketch of the Present State of Vermont, London: Henry Fry, 1797, first edition, full calf, with Bewick head and tail pieces and portrait frontispiece, ...

  • (Revolutionary War)

    Lot: 334
    Sold for: $1,058$900

    (Revolutionary War), D'Estaing, Charles Henri le Comte, Extrait du Journal d'un Officier de la Marine, [Paris], 1782, with portrait frontispiece, tree calf, 8vo, (minor defects). Note: The author ...

  • Grabe, John Ernest

    Lot: 38
    Sold for: $264$225

    Grabe, John Ernest, Septuaginta Interpretum, Oxford, in three parts, bound together, 1707, 1719, 1709, respectively, calf, with engraved frontispiece and titles, folio, (chips to calf, minor bumping ...

  • Gray, Thomas (1716-1771)

    Lot: 47
    Sold for: $35$30

    Gray, Thomas (1716-1771), The Poems of Mr. Gray. To Which are Prefixed Memoirs of His Life and Writings by W. Mason, M.A., London: H. Hugh, 1775, second edition, with engraved portrait frontispiece. ...

  • Five Children's Books

    Lot: 179
    Sold for: $235$200

    Five Children's Books, early to mid-19th century, four with hand-coloring including The Old Woman and Her Three Sons, J. Harris, London, 1815, hand-coloring throughout; Beauty and the Beast, T. ...

  • The Theory and Practice of Surveying

    Lot: 1400
    Sold for: $118$100

    The Theory and Practice of Surveying, Robert Gibson, 1821, Newly Arranged, Improved, and Enlarged, with Useful Selections, and a New Set of Accurate Mathematical Tables by James Ryan, published by ...

  • The Art-Union

    Lot: 1603

    The Art-Union, Vol. III, 1846 twelve issues in one volume, seventeen engraved plates (two colored, two folding), frontispiece, index, article "The Talbotype - Sun Pictures" and 4 1/2 x 6 in. ...

  • Thai Manuscript

    Lot: 88
    Sold for: $441$375

    Thai Manuscript, 19th century, frontispiece decorated with an illuminated scene of an angel, cover lacquered black, 25 x 5 x 3 1/2 ...

  • Barclay, John (1582-1621)

    Lot: 222
    Sold for: $71$60

    Barclay, John (1582-1621), Argenis, Nuremberg, W. M. Endter, 1693, vellum, with engraved frontispiece, 12mo, (chipped, bumped, soiling); together with Anacreon (572?-488? B.C.), Poeta Lyricus, ...

  • Baxter, Richard (1615-1691)

    Lot: 226
    Sold for: $588$500

    Baxter, Richard (1615-1691), A Christian Directory: or, a Summ of Practical Theologie and Cases of Conscience; In Four Parts, London: Robert White for Nevil Simmons, 1677-78, old calf, with engraved ...

  • Callimachus

    Lot: 262
    Sold for: $88$75

    Callimachus, Two titles, Hymni, Epigrammata, et Fragmenta, with printed frontispiece, and Hymnos Observationes, both Utrecht, Halman and Vandewater, 1697, tree calf, 8vo, (scuffs, chipping, bumped, ...

  • Cudworth, Ralph, (1617-1688)

    Lot: 300
    Sold for: $499$425

    Cudworth, Ralph, (1617-1688), The True Intellectual System of the Universe: The First Part, London, 1678, calf, with engraved frontispiece, folio, (chipped, bumped, scuffed, minor ...

  • (Decorative Binding)

    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 ...

  • (English Queen Heneretta Maria)

    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 ...

  • Erasmus, Desiderius (1466?-1536)

    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 ...

  • Erasmus, Desiderius (1466?-1536)

    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, ...

  • (European Royalty)

    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, ...

  • Fisher, Harrison

    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 & ...

  • Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790)

    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), ...

  • Goodwin, John

    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, ...

  • Headley, Joel Tyler (1813-1897)

    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 ...

  • Herschel, Sir John Frederick William (1792-1871)

    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 ...