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Decorative Bindings, Sets, Approximately Fifty Volumes in Red Morocco.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Approximately Fifty Volumes in Red Morocco.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$615$500

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Approximately Fifty Volumes in Red Morocco. Groups of sets, most incomplete, large octavo format, all with red leather spines tooled and lettered in gold. (50) More ...

Decorative Bindings, Three Sets, Approximately Thirty-nine Volumes

Decorative Bindings, Three Sets, Approximately Thirty-nine Volumes

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
252
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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 ...

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

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

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
309
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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:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
321
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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 ...

Hore nostre d[omi]ne secundum vsum Romane curie.

Hore nostre d[omi]ne secundum vsum Romane curie.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Hore nostre d[omi]ne secundum vsum Romane curie. Paris: Thielman Kerver, 1519. Octavo, Latin Book of Hours, Use of Rome, printed in gothic type on paper in red and black, Kerver's large crible More ...

Italian Legal Manuscripts on Paper, 17th-18th Century, Three.

Italian Legal Manuscripts on Paper, 17th-18th Century, Three.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$185$150

Italian Legal Manuscripts on Paper, 17th-18th Century, Three. Two octavo and one quarto manuscripts on paper in Italian concerning legal issues, sizes vary. (3) More ...

Kennedy Family, Four Titles.

Kennedy Family, Four Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
344
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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 ...

Leaves from Incunabula, Early Printed Books, and Fine Printing, Approximately Thirty-eight Leaves.

Leaves from Incunabula, Early Printed Books, and Fine Printing, Approximately Thirty-eight Leaves.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$984$800

Leaves from Incunabula, Early Printed Books, and Fine Printing, Approximately Thirty-eight Leaves. Including two leaves from the Nuremberg Chronicle, incunabula leaves printed by Sweynham and More ...

Liberotti Impronte. Twelve Volumes.

Liberotti Impronte. Twelve Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Liberotti Impronte. Twelve Volumes. [Rome: Incisore di Camei Roma], c. 1820. Octavo-format book-shaped cases mounted with 332 (of 333) plaster medallions in relief, the twelve boxes double-sided and More ...

Medieval Manuscript Leaves, Group Lot.

Medieval Manuscript Leaves, Group Lot.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Medieval Manuscript Leaves, Group Lot. Including: ten parchment leaves from larger octavo-format Books of Hours in Latin, France, late 15th century, one with an eight-line miniature depicting angels More ...

Parchment Leaves Printed Books of Hours, Four.

Parchment Leaves Printed Books of Hours, Four.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$277$225

Parchment Leaves Printed Books of Hours, Four. Paris, late 15th-early 16th century. Hand rubricated parchment leaves printed with Latin text in gothic type and metalcut borders, one large octavo, 9 More ...

Parker, Samuel (1779-1866) Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains.

Parker, Samuel (1779-1866) Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$369$300

Parker, Samuel (1779-1866) Journal of an Exploring Tour Beyond the Rocky Mountains. Ithaca, New York: by Mack, Andrus, & Woodruff, for the author, 1838. First edition, octavo, with the large folding More ...

Persian Calendar, [1315 AH] 1897 CE.

Persian Calendar, [1315 AH] 1897 CE.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$492$400

Persian Calendar, [1315 AH] 1897 CE. Manuscript on paper, octavo format, 32 pages, decorative headpieces done in color and gilt; half leather binding, 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. More ...

Persian Mathematics, Manuscript on Blue Paper.

Persian Mathematics, Manuscript on Blue Paper.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Persian Mathematics, Manuscript on Blue Paper. Quarto format manuscript on blue paper, text in black ink, tables and geometrical diagrams in text, approximately 500 pages; bound in full contemporary More ...

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works  , and One Other.

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works , and One Other.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$431$350

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works, and One Other. Ten octavo volumes, New York: Putnam's Sons, Knickerbocker Press, 1902, from the Collector's Eldorado edition, number 82 of 150 sets, More ...

Prayerbook Fragment Printed on Paper.

Prayerbook Fragment Printed on Paper.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$154$125

Prayerbook Fragment Printed on Paper. [Paris, c. 1562]. Octavo, woodcut within compartment folios 70 through 80, and folio 31, all printed in Latin, gothic type, in red and black, old calf boards by More ...

Public Health, Five Volumes.

Public Health, Five Volumes.

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

Public Health, Five Volumes. Including: Edwin Chadwick's Report to Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for the Home Department, from the Poor Law Commissioners, on an Inquiry into the More ...

Scott, Sir Walter (1771-1832) Ivanhoe.

Scott, Sir Walter (1771-1832) Ivanhoe.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$123$100

Scott, Sir Walter (1771-1832) Ivanhoe. Edinburgh: Constable & Co., 1820. First edition, three octavo volumes bound in contemporary diced russia, hinges starting, at least one board detached, 7 1/4 x More ...

Scott, Sir Walter (1771-1832) Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft.

Scott, Sir Walter (1771-1832) Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
457
Sold for:
$246$200

Scott, Sir Walter (1771-1832) Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft. New York: J. & J. Harper, 1830. First American edition, octavo, original paper publisher's boards, edges untrimmed, some spotting 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:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
461
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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 ...

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) The Tempest  , Illustrated and Signed by Edmund Dulac (1882-1953)

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) The Tempest , Illustrated and Signed by Edmund Dulac (1882-1953)

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
463
Sold for:
$492$400

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) The Tempest, Illustrated and Signed by Edmund Dulac (1882-1953) London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1908]. Quarto, limited edition, one of 500 copies signed by Dulac on the More ...

Antiphonal Manuscript Leaves on Parchment, Five.

Antiphonal Manuscript Leaves on Parchment, Five.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$246$200

Antiphonal Manuscript Leaves on Parchment, Five. Musical staves and lyrics on parchment in brown, black, blue, and red ink, all taken from large-format books, unframed, sizes vary. (5) More ...

Lapis Polaris Magnes  , an Engraving from Jan van der Straet and Philippe Galle's Nova Reperta.

Lapis Polaris Magnes , an Engraving from Jan van der Straet and Philippe Galle's Nova Reperta.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
565
Sold for:
$492$400

Lapis Polaris Magnes, an Engraving from Jan van der Straet and Philippe Galle's Nova Reperta. [Antwerp]: Phillipe Galle, [1600?]. Single small-folio format laid paper leaf, copper-plate engraving, More ...

Manuscript Leaves, Music, Two.

Manuscript Leaves, Music, Two.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
569
Sold for:
$246$200

Manuscript Leaves, Music, Two. Folio-format parchment leaves inscribed in brown ink, with blue and red, one with two lines of music, the other with text only, the parchment wavy, 19 3/4 x 13 1/2 More ...

Carey's General Atlas.

Carey's General Atlas.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
615
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Carey's General Atlas. Philadelphia: Mathew Carey, May 1, 1796. Folio, illustrated with forty-four of the forty-five maps called for on the title page, lacking plate 24, depicting the United States, More ...

Araujo Eisele Syrah 2001, 1 bottle

Araujo Eisele Syrah 2001, 1 bottle

Auction:
3036T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 25, 2017
Lot:
1493
Sold for:
$74$60

Araujo Eisele Syrah 2001 Napa 1 bottle More ...

Turley Petit Syrah Hayne Vineyard, 3 bottles

Turley Petit Syrah Hayne Vineyard, 3 bottles

Auction:
3036T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 25, 2017
Lot:
1768
Sold for:
$172$140

Turley Petit Syrah Hayne Vineyard 2005 (1 bt) 2007 (1 bt) 2008 (1 bt) Napa 3 bottles More ...

Elliott, Mary H. (fl. circa 1877) Connecticut River Sailing Journal 1877, with Drawings.

Elliott, Mary H. (fl. circa 1877) Connecticut River Sailing Journal 1877, with Drawings.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$277$225

Elliott, Mary H. (fl. circa 1877) Connecticut River Sailing Journal 1877, with Drawings. Quarto format lined notebook, approximately forty-five leaves, containing accounts of several week-long More ...

Mears, Helen Farnsworth (1872-1916) Large Archive of Original Material Related to the Sculptor.

Mears, Helen Farnsworth (1872-1916) Large Archive of Original Material Related to the Sculptor.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Mears, Helen Farnsworth (1872-1916) Large Archive of Original Material Related to the Sculptor. Approximately 230 black-and-white photographs of Mears's sculptures (large and small format, some More ...

Moore, Thomas (1779-1852) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1824 and 1825.

Moore, Thomas (1779-1852) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1824 and 1825.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1071
Sold for:
$554$450

Moore, Thomas (1779-1852) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1824 and 1825. The first letter, single leaf inscribed on one page, dated 8 November 1824, to an unknown addressee, mentions Byron, "the whole More ...