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Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Description of the Oneness of God  , 1224 AH [1650 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Description of the Oneness of God , 1224 AH [1650 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$492$400

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Description of the Oneness of God, 1224 AH [1650 CE]. Quarto-format text manuscript on lightly polished laid paper, text in a single column in black ink throughout, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Mohammad Reza Neisha'boori's Tahzib al-Ousool  , 981 AH [1573 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Mohammad Reza Neisha'boori's Tahzib al-Ousool , 981 AH [1573 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$615$500

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Mohammad Reza Neisha'boori's Tahzib al-Ousool, 981 AH [1573 CE]. Octavo-format manuscript on laid paper, single column of Arabic text in black with red, large margins, More ...

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes.

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1101
Sold for:
$123$100

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes. Including: Parnassus Biceps, London: Etchells & Macdonald, 1927, limited edition, copy number 5 of 66 printed on More ...

Broadside Poems and Songs, 1770-1790s, Bound Volume.

Broadside Poems and Songs, 1770-1790s, Bound Volume.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1109
Sold for:
$615$500

Broadside Poems and Songs, 1770-1790s, Bound Volume. Folio format collection of approximately forty engraved song sheets printed in London by Falkener, Long & Broderip, Bland, Napier, Preston, More ...

Early English Imprints, Three Titles.

Early English Imprints, Three Titles.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1150
Sold for:
$400$325

Early English Imprints, Three Titles. Including: Joshua Sprigge's (1618-1684) Anglia Rediviva, London: R.W. for Partridge, 1647, small folio, woodcut arms frontispiece, typographical table (torn), More ...

Ethiopian Manuscript.

Ethiopian Manuscript.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1156
Sold for:
$677$550

Ethiopian Manuscript. Small-format parchment manuscript of approximately 120 leaves, in black and red ink, with two full-page miniatures, non-adhesive binding, wooden boards, 4 1/4 x 3 in. More ...

Gray, Thomas (1716-1771) Poems and Letters.

Gray, Thomas (1716-1771) Poems and Letters.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1169
Sold for:
$74$60

Gray, Thomas (1716-1771) Poems and Letters. London: Chiswick Press, 1867. Large quarto, illustrated with four mounted albumen photographs, bound in contemporary full dark blue calf, gilt-tooled More ...

Herbert of Cherbury, Edward Herbert, Baron (1583-1648) The Life and Raigne of King Henry the Eighth.

Herbert of Cherbury, Edward Herbert, Baron (1583-1648) The Life and Raigne of King Henry the Eighth.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1178
Sold for:
$584$475

Herbert of Cherbury, Edward Herbert, Baron (1583-1648) The Life and Raigne of King Henry the Eighth. London: by E.G. for Thomas Whitaker, 1649. First edition folio, engraved portrait by Cecill More ...

Kennedy Family, Four Titles.

Kennedy Family, Four Titles.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$62$50

Kennedy Family, Four Titles. Including: Pierre Salinger and Sander Vanocur's A Tribute of John F. Kennedy, Chicago: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1964, octavo, in publisher's slipcase; The Torch is More ...

Mansur ibn Ilyas (Late 14th Century) Kifayah-i Mujahidiyah   [or] The Sufficient Book for Mujahid.

Mansur ibn Ilyas (Late 14th Century) Kifayah-i Mujahidiyah [or] The Sufficient Book for Mujahid.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1197
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Mansur ibn Ilyas (Late 14th Century) Kifayah-i Mujahidiyah [or] The Sufficient Book for Mujahid. Large octavo-format Arabic text manuscript on paper, approximately 240 pages, text in black and red More ...

Nieupoort, Willem Hendrik (1670-1730) Rituum, qui olim apud Romanos Obtinuerunt.

Nieupoort, Willem Hendrik (1670-1730) Rituum, qui olim apud Romanos Obtinuerunt.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1214
Sold for:
$86$70

Nieupoort, Willem Hendrik (1670-1730) Rituum, qui olim apud Romanos Obtinuerunt. Strasbourg: Stein, 1738. Octavo, later edition, frontispiece engraving, title printed in red and black, text More ...

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

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

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1222
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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, The Jewel of Science.

Persian Manuscript on Paper, The Jewel of Science.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1224
Sold for:
$615$500

Persian Manuscript on Paper, The Jewel of Science. Large octavo-format text manuscript on polished wove paper, in an elegant calligraphic script throughout, black ink, with Sia'gh arithmetic More ...

Rainsford, Marcus (1820-1897) An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti.

Rainsford, Marcus (1820-1897) An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1251
Sold for:
$338$275

Rainsford, Marcus (1820-1897) An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti. London: Printed by the Albion Press, published by James Cundee, and sold by C. Chapple, 1805. First edition, quarto, More ...

Shahn, Ben (1898-1969) Haggadah for Passover.

Shahn, Ben (1898-1969) Haggadah for Passover.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1264
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1265
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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 ...

The Massachusetts Gazette  , April 1787, Three Issues.

The Massachusetts Gazette , April 1787, Three Issues.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1281
Sold for:
$160$130

The Massachusetts Gazette, April 1787, Three Issues. Boston: Samuel Hall, 1787. Three folio format bifolia news sheets from the time of the American revolution: April 20, 24, and 27, 1787, including More ...

Antoni Tàpies (Spanish, 1923-2012)      Two Issues of Derrière le Miroir :   Tàpies Objets et Grands Formats

Antoni Tàpies (Spanish, 1923-2012) Two Issues of Derrière le Miroir : Tàpies Objets et Grands Formats

Auction:
3081T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 08, 2018
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$123$100

Antoni Tàpies (Spanish, 1923-2012) Two Issues of Derrière le Miroir: Tàpies Objets et Grands Formats and Tàpies Monotypes, Nos. 200 and 210, November 1972 and June 1974, editions of about More ...

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1435
Sold for:
$148$120

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes, small format volumes in full and half leather, 18th and 19th century imprints. More ...

Decorative Bindings, Three Sets, Approximately Thirty-nine Volumes

Decorative Bindings, Three Sets, Approximately Thirty-nine Volumes

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1452
Sold for:
$98$80

Decorative Bindings, Three Sets, Approximately Thirty-nine Volumes, including: The Book of History, New York: Grolier Society, [1921], eighteen octavo volumes, bound in half leather, tooled in gilt, More ...

Adams, George (1750-1795) Geometrical and Graphical Essays   [and] Plates to the Geometrical and Graphical Essays.

Adams, George (1750-1795) Geometrical and Graphical Essays [and] Plates to the Geometrical and Graphical Essays.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$400$325

Adams, George (1750-1795) Geometrical and Graphical Essays [and] Plates to the Geometrical and Graphical Essays. London: W. & S. Jones, 1813. Fourth edition, two octavo volumes, edited and expanded More ...

Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV.

Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$984$800

Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. London: John & Paul Knapton, 1749. Fifth edition, large quarto, illustrated with folding frontispiece map, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Commentary on Porphyry.

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Commentary on Porphyry.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$492$400

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Commentary on Porphyry. Small octavo manuscript in black and red ink on paper, bound in limp leather, 6 3/4 x 4 in. More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Four Treatises, 960 AH [1553 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Four Treatises, 960 AH [1553 CE].

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$492$400

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Four Treatises, 960 AH [1553 CE]. Including works on the art of debate and discussion, the last work in Persian; text written in different hands in black ink with More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Legal Treatises.

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Legal Treatises.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$492$400

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Legal Treatises. Octavo, a collection of works related to the law including instructions and sample documents concerning real estate transfers, power of attorney, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper: Three Treatises Bound Together, 1078 AH [1668 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper: Three Treatises Bound Together, 1078 AH [1668 CE].

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$369$300

Arabic Manuscript on Paper: Three Treatises Bound Together, 1078 AH [1668 CE]. Octavo format manuscript including a work by Seyyed Nematollah Jazayeri (1640-1700); manuscript in black and red, bound More ...

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$800$650

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God. 1233 AH [1818 CE]. Octavo format Arabic manuscript on paper in black ink, in an elegant and delicate nasta'liq script with artful diagonal marginal More ...

Bailey, John (1644-1697) Man's Chief End to Glorifie God, or Some Brief Sermon-Notes on I Cor. 10 31.

Bailey, John (1644-1697) Man's Chief End to Glorifie God, or Some Brief Sermon-Notes on I Cor. 10 31.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Bailey, John (1644-1697) Man's Chief End to Glorifie God, or Some Brief Sermon-Notes on I Cor. 10 31. Boston: Printed by Samuel Green, to be sold by Richard Wilkins, 1689. First and only edition, More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century.

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century. Small format manuscript, illustrated with twelve full-page painted miniatures, and numerous full borders painted More ...

Codman, Ernest Amory (1869-1940) A Study in Hospital Efficiency.

Codman, Ernest Amory (1869-1940) A Study in Hospital Efficiency.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$369$300

Codman, Ernest Amory (1869-1940) A Study in Hospital Efficiency. [Boston?: no printer, no date, c. 1917-1918]. First edition, octavo, bound in publisher's blue cloth, folding illustrations stored in More ...