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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 ...

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:
215
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 ...

Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924) The Secret Agent  , Signed Copy.

Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924) The Secret Agent , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$400$325

Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924) The Secret Agent, Signed Copy. London: Privately Printed by T. Werner Laurie Ltd., 1923. Limited edition, copy number 531 of 1,000 signed by Conrad on the limitation page, More ...

Cousins, Frank (1851-1925) Six Volumes.

Cousins, Frank (1851-1925) Six Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$677$550

Cousins, Frank (1851-1925) Six Volumes. Including two landscape folio format books containing 325 original photographs of Salem and North Shore subjects, all mounted on linen, in half leather, More ...

Decorative Bindings and Sets, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes.

Decorative Bindings and Sets, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
237
Sold for:
$431$350

Decorative Bindings and Sets, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes. Octavo and quarto format volumes, all but one bound with leather spines, including sets and single volumes, including a signed copy More ...

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Forty-one Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Forty-one Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$277$225

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Forty-one Volumes. An assortment of sets in leather and cloth, small format. More ...

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$308$250

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes. An assortment of sets and single volumes in leather and cloth, small format. More ...

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
240
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Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes, small format volumes in full and half leather, 18th and 19th century imprints. More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-eight Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-eight Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-eight Volumes. A selection of octavo-format leather-bound volumes, with gilt-tooled spines, later editions of the works of More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-three Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-three Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-three Volumes. A selection of octavo-format leather-bound volumes, with gilt-tooled spines, later editions of the works of George Du More ...