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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 ...

Southard, Charles Zibeon (d. 1925) Trout Fly-Fishing in America  , Signed Copy.

Southard, Charles Zibeon (d. 1925) Trout Fly-Fishing in America , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$277$225

Southard, Charles Zibeon (d. 1925) Trout Fly-Fishing in America, Signed Copy. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1914. Limited edition, copy number 11 of 100, signed by the author, quarto, bound in half More ...

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur.

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1273
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Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur. Stockholm: Bröderna Lagerström, 1906. Folio, limited edition, number 260, printed in red and 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 ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Walden; or, Life in the Woods.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Walden; or, Life in the Woods.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1284
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Walden; or, Life in the Woods. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1854. First edition, octavo, publisher's blind stamped brown cloth, Concord, MS bookseller A. Stacy's More ...

Van Rensselaer, Mrs. John King (1848-1925) Newport, Our Social Capital

Van Rensselaer, Mrs. John King (1848-1925) Newport, Our Social Capital

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1287
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Van Rensselaer, Mrs. John King (1848-1925) Newport, Our Social Capital. Philadelphia & London: Lippincott, 1905. First edition, copy number 101 of 347, large quarto, illustrated throughout, color More ...

White, E.B. (1899-1985) Charlotte's Web.

White, E.B. (1899-1985) Charlotte's Web.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1295
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White, E.B. (1899-1985) Charlotte's Web. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1952. First edition, with the letters "I-B" and "First Edition" printed on copyright page, in publisher's original cloth binding More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Iceland Falcon  , Plate 19.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Iceland Falcon , Plate 19.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1309
Sold for:
$523$425

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Iceland Falcon, Plate 19. New York: Bien, 1860. Double elephant folio chromolithograph on laid paper, faded, reverse mat burn, marginal tears repaired on verso, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Summer Wood Duck  , Plate 391.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Summer Wood Duck , Plate 391.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1314
Sold for:
$338$275

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Summer Wood Duck, Plate 391. New York: Bien, 1860. Double elephant folio chromolithograph on laid paper, faded, edges heavily chipped with much loss, 40 x 27 in. More ...

Manuscript Leaves, Two.

Manuscript Leaves, Two.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1326
Sold for:
$135$110

Manuscript Leaves, Two. Large folio parchment leaves with Latin prayers in black ink, single column, initials in red and blue, 20 x 14 in. (2) More ...

Apollo 11, An Oblique View of the Lunar Farside Photographed from the in Lunar Orbit, July 16, 1969.

Apollo 11, An Oblique View of the Lunar Farside Photographed from the in Lunar Orbit, July 16, 1969.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2326
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Apollo 11, An Oblique View of the Lunar Farside Photographed from the in Lunar Orbit, July 16, 1969. Chromogenic print with "A Kodak Paper" watermark, 8 x 10 in., lettered in red on recto NASA More ...

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)  Two Views of Architecture in Chicago, Made for the Fortune Magazine Article Chicago: A Camera Expl

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Two Views of Architecture in Chicago, Made for the Fortune Magazine Article Chicago: A Camera Expl

Auction:
3108T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 02, 2018
Lot:
96
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Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Two Views of Architecture in Chicago, Made for the Fortune Magazine Article "Chicago: A Camera Exploration" (Published February 1947), 1946. One inscribed More ...

Group of Bookbinding Finishing Tools

Group of Bookbinding Finishing Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$246$200

Group of Bookbinding Finishing Tools, ten brass and beechwood handled stamps, some marked with manufacturer, twenty brass stamps with iron tangs, single and double brass fillets, and two type More ...

Five Leather Bookbinding Embossing Rolls

Five Leather Bookbinding Embossing Rolls

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$369$300

Five Leather Bookbinding Embossing Rolls, 19th century, brass decorated edged wheels, with wood handles, two marked "Morris & Co. London," another "Brook London." Provenance: The property of More ...

Four Bookbinding Tools

Four Bookbinding Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$86$70

Four Bookbinding Tools, 19th century, creasers and polishers, one marked on blade "J.C. Laus." Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$135$110

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball. New York: The Century Co., 1912. Octavo, illustrated, pictorial blocked boards with the stadium behind the player catching the ball, light More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Folio

Illuminated Manuscript Folio

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$246$200

Illuminated Manuscript Folio, Persia, depicting cavalry soldiers suppressing a man on the ground, gouache on paper, framed and glazed, sight size 12 1/2 x 7 7/8 in. More ...

Framed English Figural- and Floral-embroidered Panel

Framed English Figural- and Floral-embroidered Panel

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$338$275

Framed English Figural- and Floral-embroidered Panel, 17th century, ht. 12 3/4, wd. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Large Group of 19th and 20th Century Decorative Bindings.     Estimate $200-400

Large Group of 19th and 20th Century Decorative Bindings. Estimate $200-400

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1428
Sold for:
$800$650

Large Group of 19th and 20th Century Decorative Bindings. More ...

Surirey de Saint-Remy, Pierre (1645-1716) Memoires D'Artillerie

Surirey de Saint-Remy, Pierre (1645-1716) Memoires D'Artillerie

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1432
Sold for:
$221$180

Surirey de Saint-Remy, Pierre (1645-1716) Memoires D'Artillerie. Paris: Rollin, 1745. Third edition, three large quarto volumes, illustrated throughout, bound in uniform sponge-decorated 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 ...

Withering, William (1741-1799) A Botanical Arrangement of all the Vegetables Naturally Growing in Great Britain

Withering, William (1741-1799) A Botanical Arrangement of all the Vegetables Naturally Growing in Great Britain

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1424
Sold for:
$135$110

Withering, William (1741-1799) A Botanical Arrangement of all the Vegetables Naturally Growing in Great Britain. Birmingham: by Swinney for Cadel et al., 1776. Volume two only of two, octavo, More ...

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball

Auction:
3042T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2017
Lot:
1132
Unsold
 

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball. New York: The Century Co., 1912. Octavo, illustrated, pictorial blocked boards with the stadium behind the player catching the ball, light More ...

Anderson, Nels (1889-1986) Hobo Culture, Two Titles.

Anderson, Nels (1889-1986) Hobo Culture, Two Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$215$175

Anderson, Nels (1889-1986) Hobo Culture, Two Titles. The Hobo, the Sociology of the Homeless Man, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, [1923], octavo, full publisher's green cloth, very good; [and] More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of North America, from Drawings Made in the United States and their Territories.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of North America, from Drawings Made in the United States and their Territories.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$31,980$26,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of North America, from Drawings Made in the United States and their Territories. New York: by J.J. Audubon [and] Philadelphia: by J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844. More ...

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature.

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature. Philadelphia: M. Carey & Sons, 1821-1823. First edition, three large quarto More ...

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
175
Unsold
 

Bible, English, The Geneva Version. London: Barkar, 1576. Small folio, lacking title page, three preliminary leaves, the first leaf of Genesis, and most of Hhh3 (title, first page of Genesis, and More ...

Biblia Latina.

Biblia Latina.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Biblia Latina. Venice: Leonardus Wild for Nicholas of Frankfurt, 1478. Quarto 450 of 456 leaves (lacking a1, and C8-12); first initial ornately illuminated with gold leaf, first initial in Genesis 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 ...