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  • (Library Sale Catalog), Gordon, Sir Robert

    Lot: 548
    Sold for: $326$275

    (Library Sale Catalog), Gordon, Sir Robert, A Catalogue of the Singular and Curious Library, originally formed between 1610 and 1650, by Sir Robert Gordon, London, J.G. Cochrane, 1816, boards, 8vo, ...

  • Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843)

    Lot: 566
    Sold for: $98$80

    Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843), An Encyclopaedia of Gardening..., London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, [1827], fifth edition, in two volumes, three-quarter calf, 8vo, (bumped and ...

  • (Massachusetts, Colonial), Association Copy

    Lot: 576
    Sold for: $1,659$1,400

    (Massachusetts, Colonial), Association Copy, The Charter Granted by their Majesties King William and Queen Mary, to the Inhabitants of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England, Boston: ...

  • (Miniature Book)

    Lot: 585
    Sold for: $593$500

    (Miniature Book), The Bible in Miniature, or a Concise History of the Old & New Testaments, London: E. Newberry, 1780, calf, lg. 1 5/8, wd. 1 1/4, dp. 5/8 in., (lightly bumped and chipped, owner's ...

  • Monroe, James (1758-1831)

    Lot: 593
    Sold for: $237$200

    Monroe, James (1758-1831), A View of the Conduct of the Executive, in the Foreign Affairs of the United States..., Philadelphia: Benjamin Franklin Bache, 1797, first edition, boards, 8vo, (binding ...

  • Montaigne, Michel Eyquem de (1533-1592)

    Lot: 594
    Sold for: $674$550

    Montaigne, Michel Eyquem de (1533-1592), The Essayes..., London: M. Fletcher, 1632, third edition, calf, with engraved frontis plate, folio, (browned endpapers, scattered soiling, plate with black ...

  • (North American Indian)

    Lot: 613
    Sold for: $207$175

    (North American Indian), Two titles, Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, Jacques Henri (1737-1814), Paul and Virginia, and Indian Story, Wrentham: Nathaniel and Benjamin Heaton, 1799, calf, 12mo, (front ...

  • (Pepperell, Sir William (1696-1759), His copy, Signed

    Lot: 628
    Sold for: $1,007$850

    (Pepperell, Sir William (1696-1759), His copy, Signed, Colman, Benjamin (1673-1747), Practical Discourses on the Parable of the Ten Virgins, Boston: Rogers and Fowle, 1747, calf, second edition, ...

  • (Poetry, English)

    Lot: 642
    Sold for: $214$175

    (Poetry, English), Percy, Thomas (1729-1811), Reliques of Ancient English Poetry, London, 1765, tree calf, first edition, 8vo, (lightly bumped and chipped, bookplate, Volume I with newspaper ...

  • Poole, Matthew (1624-1679)

    Lot: 648
    Sold for: $123$100

    Poole, Matthew (1624-1679), Synopsis criticorum aliorumque sacrae scripturae interpretum, Frankfurt: Balthasar Christoph Wust, 1678-79, in five volumes, full vellum, folio, (extremity wear and some ...

  • Rice, Anne (b. 1941- ), Signed copies

    Lot: 673
    Sold for: $123$100

    Rice, Anne (b. 1941- ), Signed copies, The Vampire Chronicles, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990, comprising Interview with a Vampire, The Vampire Lestat, and The Queen of the Damned, each signed on ...

  • Rogers, Samuel (1763-1855), Presentation Copy

    Lot: 675
    Sold for: $61$50

    Rogers, Samuel (1763-1855), Presentation Copy, Poems, London, 1812, gilt embossed crushed morocco, inscribed to flyleaf from the author, 8vo, (lightly dampstained to top edge of boards, endpapers ...

  • Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe (1793-1864)

    Lot: 682
    Sold for: $652$550

    Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe (1793-1864), Historical and Statistical Information Respecting...the Indian Tribes of the United States, Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo & Co., 1851-57, Volumes I-VI, ...

  • Seward, Anna (1742-1809)

    Lot: 688
    Sold for: $237$200

    Seward, Anna (1742-1809), Monody on Major Andre, Lichfield, 1781, signed on page 28, three-quarter calf, 4to, (bumped, rebacked, pastedowns and endpapers browned, later frontis portrait, pencil ...

  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir (1874-1922)

    Lot: 690
    Sold for: $19,500$16,456

    Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir (1874-1922), The Heart of the Antarctic 1907-09 and The Antarctic Book, London: William Heinemann, 1909, Volumes I and II numbered 234 of 300 copies, gilt embossed full ...

  • Skelton, John (1460?-1529)

    Lot: 695
    Sold for: $474$400

    Skelton, John (1460?-1529), Pithy Pleasaunt and Profitable Workes..., London, 1736, calf, with heavy ink marginalia, slipcased, 8vo, (bumped, hinge wear, endpapers with browning, pencil notations to ...

  • Steele, Thomas Sedgwick (1845-1903), Signed Presentation Copy

    Lot: 705
    Unsold  

    Steele, Thomas Sedgwick (1845-1903), Signed Presentation Copy, A Voyage to Viking-Land, Boston: Estate and Lauriat, 1896, signed and inscribed on endpaper to Annie Lee Steele, the author's daughter, ...

  • Stevens, Wallace (1879-1955)

    Lot: 709
    Sold for: $207$175

    Stevens, Wallace (1879-1955), Esthetique du Mal, Cummington: The Cummington Press, 1945, with illustrations by Wightman Williams, half calf, numbered 288 of 340 copies, (small spot of soiling, ...

  • (Travel and Exploration)

    Lot: 728
    Sold for: $830$700

    (Travel and Exploration), Mayer, Luigi, Interesting Views in Turkey, London, 1819, boards, with sixteen hand-colored aquatint plates, 4to, (later endpapers, scattered soiling and spotting, wear to ...

  • (Travel and Exploration, Maine)

    Lot: 734
    Unsold  

    (Travel and Exploration, Maine), White, C.R., By the Sea, Portland: Stevens & Jones, 1889, cloth, endpaper with inscription stating that this is a copy of the first book produced by the publisher ...

  • Verne, Jules (1828-1905)

    Lot: 751
    Sold for: $237$200

    Verne, Jules (1828-1905), Voyages et aventures du Capitaine Hatteras, Paris: J. Hetzel, [1867], gilt pictorial cloth, 4to, (endpapers soiled, leaning, bumped, lightly chipped, scuffs). ...

  • (Women's Movement), (Blackwell, Elizabeth (1821-1910), Her Copy)

    Lot: 791
    Sold for: $59$50

    (Women's Movement), (Blackwell, Elizabeth (1821-1910), Her Copy), Tennyson, Alfred, Poems, London: Edward Moxon and Co., 1859, gilt tooled morocco by Edmonds & Remnants, 8vo, inscribed to flyleaf ...

  • (Maps and Charts, Atlas)

    Lot: 920
    Sold for: $83$70

    (Maps and Charts, Atlas), Vieth, Gerhard Ulrich Anton, Atlas der Oude Wereld, Groningen: W. van Boekeren, 1819, half calf, with hand-coloring in outline, oblong 4to, (significant binding wear, ...

  • Beatrix Potter (British, 1866-1943) A Ewe and Lamb Meet a Duckling

    Lot: 520
    Sold for: $8,888$7,500

    Beatrix Potter (British, 1866-1943) A Ewe and Lamb Meet a Duckling Signed and dated "Beatrix Potter/ July 28, 1924" l.r., with a label from T.W. Norman Co., Boston, and inscribed "Gift to M... ...

  • (Medicine)

    Lot: 101
    Sold for: $36$30

    (Medicine), Hooper, Robert (1773-1835), The Physician's Vade-Mecum: Containing the Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment of Diseases, Albany: E.F. Backus, 1809, calf, 8vo, (head and ...

  • (Medicine, Early 19th Century)

    Lot: 121
    Sold for: $74$60

    (Medicine, Early 19th Century), Two titles, Cullen, William (1710-1790), A Methodical System of Nosology, Stockbridge: Cornelius Sturtevant, [1808], and Lawrence, William, Sir (1783-1867?), A ...

  • (Medicine)

    Lot: 141
    Sold for: $36$30

    (Medicine), Ferriar, John (1764-1815), Medical Histories and Reflections, Philadelphia: Thomas Dobson, 1816, first American edition, tree calf, 8vo, (bumped, tears and head/foot, pastedowns and ...

  • Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882)

    Lot: 65
    Sold for: $3,555$3,000

    Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882), Signed autograph document, March 13, 1876, one page, a transcript version of his poem "The Poets," bound with an original pencil portrait by Jacques Reich, ...

  • (Anglo-Indian Affairs)

    Lot: 112
    Sold for: $178$150

    (Anglo-Indian Affairs), A Short History of English Transactions in the East-Indies, Cambridge: Fletcher and Hodson, 1776, bearing contemporary bookplate for the Earl of Gower, calf, front cover ...

  • Benton, Joseph Augustine (1818-92)

    Lot: 124
    Sold for: $89$75

    Benton, Joseph Augustine (1818-92), The California Pilgrim: A Series of Lectures, Sacramento: Solomon Alter, 1853, first edition, pebbled cloth, 8vo, (cloth with minor wear, pastedown and endpapers ...