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Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1170
Sold for:
$111$90

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice. London: for Clavell, 1685. First and only edition, octavo, ex libris Montagu Lloyd (d. More ...

Halford, Sir Henry (1766-1844) Essays and Orations, An Account of the Opening of the Tomb of King Charles I.

Halford, Sir Henry (1766-1844) Essays and Orations, An Account of the Opening of the Tomb of King Charles I.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1172
Sold for:
$49$40

Halford, Sir Henry (1766-1844) Essays and Orations, An Account of the Opening of the Tomb of King Charles I. London: Murray, 1831. First edition, bound in full contemporary calf, gilt-tooled spine, More ...

Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) L'Heptameron des Nouvelles.

Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) L'Heptameron des Nouvelles.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$246$200

Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) L'Heptameron des Nouvelles. Paris: Auguste Eudes, 1880. Eight octavo volumes, limited edition, copy number 345, with the plates in three states: in black on Japon More ...

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan  , Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE].

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan , Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE].

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1206
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$461$375

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan, Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE]. Quarto-format text manuscript on polished laid paper, written in black and red ink, single column More ...

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

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

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1214
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$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 ...

Palm Leaf Manuscript.

Palm Leaf Manuscript.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1217
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$49$40

Palm Leaf Manuscript. Small palm leaf manuscript, comprising eight leaves, each inscribed on both sides, with a hole through each, binding thread intact, 7 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. More ...

Pepys, Samuel (1633-1703) The Diary.

Pepys, Samuel (1633-1703) The Diary.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1218
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$800$650

Pepys, Samuel (1633-1703) The Diary. London: Bell & Sons, 1893-1899. Ten octavo volumes, illustrated, bound in full dark blue straight-grained morocco by Bayntun Binders of Bath, gilt-tooled spines, More ...

Porta, Giovanni Battista Della (1532?-1615) Della Magia Naturale.

Porta, Giovanni Battista Della (1532?-1615) Della Magia Naturale.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1232
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$492$400

Porta, Giovanni Battista Della (1532?-1615) Della Magia Naturale. Naples: Bulifon, 1677. Quarto, full-page engraved portrait, typographical title, engraved arms of dedicatee, full-page engraving of More ...

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tailor of Gloucester.

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tailor of Gloucester.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1236
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Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tailor of Gloucester. New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1903. First American edition, 12mo, illustrated with a color frontispiece (man and woman in period dress on a More ...

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy Winkle.

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy Winkle.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1240
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Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy Winkle. New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1905. First American edition, 12mo, title vignette and twenty-seven color illustrations, brown paper More ...

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Tom Kitten  , Two Copies.

Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Tom Kitten , Two Copies.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1243
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Potter, Beatrix (1866-1943) The Tale of Tom Kitten, Two Copies. First American edition, New York: Warne, 1907, title vignette and twenty-seven color illustrations, 12mo, publisher's blue paper More ...

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique.

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1249
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$338$275

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique. Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1888. Quarto edition in six volumes, illustrated with hundreds of brightly colored lithographs throughout, individual plates More ...

Sage, Rufus (1817-1893) Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies.

Sage, Rufus (1817-1893) Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1257
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$923$750

Sage, Rufus (1817-1893) Scenes in the Rocky Mountains, and in Oregon, California, New Mexico, Texas, and the Grand Prairies. Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1846. First edition, octavo, illustrated with More ...

Sanai (11th Century) The Walled Garden of Truth   [or] The Hadiqat al Haqiqa  , Persian Manuscript.

Sanai (11th Century) The Walled Garden of Truth [or] The Hadiqat al Haqiqa , Persian Manuscript.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1258
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$492$400

Sanai (11th Century) The Walled Garden of Truth [or] The Hadiqat al Haqiqa, Persian Manuscript. 1014 AH [1605 CE]. Narrow octavo format manuscript on paper, written in black ink with chapter More ...

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

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

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1264
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$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.

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3103T
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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.

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3103T
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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.

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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.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1284
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$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

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

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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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.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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1309
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$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.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1314
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$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.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1326
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$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.

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3103T
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Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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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

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3108T
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American & European Works of Art - May 02, 2018
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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

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3093M
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Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
412
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$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

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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

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

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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 ...