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Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 April 1823; [and] Autograph Note Signed, 5 October 1846.

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 April 1823; [and] Autograph Note Signed, 5 October 1846.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$461$375

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 April 1823; [and] Autograph Note Signed, 5 October 1846. The letter on a large wove paper quarto bifolium, inscribed over three pages, with a More ...

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

Arabic Manuscript, Debate on the Existence of God.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1109
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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 ...

Ayn al-Quzat Hamadani (1098-1131) Tamhidat.

Ayn al-Quzat Hamadani (1098-1131) Tamhidat.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1111
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Ayn al-Quzat Hamadani (1098-1131) Tamhidat. 866 AH [1461 CE]. Persian manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 163 leaves, 14 lines per page, text written in naskh script in black ink, first two More ...

Abbot, George (1562-1633) Cheap-side Crosse Censured and Condemned.

Abbot, George (1562-1633) Cheap-side Crosse Censured and Condemned.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1125
Sold for:
$123$100

Abbot, George (1562-1633) Cheap-side Crosse Censured and Condemned. London: Printed by A[lice] N[orton] for I.R., 1641. First edition, quarto, with John Archer's name printed on the title page, More ...

Atlas Geographus: or a Compleat System of Geography (Ancient and Modern) for America.

Atlas Geographus: or a Compleat System of Geography (Ancient and Modern) for America.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$800$650

Atlas Geographus: or a Compleat System of Geography (Ancient and Modern) for America. London: by Eliz. Nutt for John Nicholson, sold by John Morphew, 1717. Quarto, volume five only, illustrated with 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.

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1143
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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.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1159
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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 ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1160
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Latin Manuscript on Parchment. Small format manuscript with several illuminated borders and small illuminated initials, one full page miniature of a Benedictine monk, More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1161
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment. Rouen, c. 1470-1490. Quarto-format manuscript featuring eleven full-page miniatures within borders featuring fruit and floral More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1162
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment. Rouen, c. 1490-1510. Quarto-format parchment manuscript featuring eight full-page miniatures with architectural borders; the More ...

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Fifty Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Fifty Volumes.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1210
Sold for:
$584$475

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Fifty Volumes. A mixed group of octavo and quarto format books bound in full and half leather, including some partial sets. (50) More ...

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Seventy-four Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Seventy-four Volumes.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1211
Sold for:
$923$750

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Seventy-four Volumes. A mixed group of octavo and quarto format books bound in full and half leather, including some partial sets, occupying approximately 7 feet More ...

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Seventy-four Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Seventy-four Volumes.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1212
Sold for:
$923$750

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Seventy-four Volumes. A mixed group of octavo and quarto format books bound in full and half leather, including some partial sets, occupying approximately 7 feet More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Nineteen Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Nineteen Volumes.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1214A
Sold for:
$492$400

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Nineteen Volumes. Small format leatherbound books in single volumes and sets, including Griffin's Works in ten volumes; a set of Boswell's Life of Johnson in More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Approximately Sixty Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Approximately Sixty Volumes.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1215
Sold for:
$984$800

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Approximately Sixty Volumes. Small format leatherbound books in single volumes and sets, including Wotton's Reflections upon Ancient and Modern Learning, More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Twenty-six Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Twenty-six Volumes.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1216
Sold for:
$554$450

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Twenty-six Volumes. Small format leatherbound books in single volumes and sets, including Lord Macaulay's Works, London, 1873, in eight volumes; Earle's More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Thirty-three Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Thirty-three Volumes.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1220
Sold for:
$172$140

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Thirty-three Volumes. Small format leather and clothbound books and sets, including: Reliques of Ancient English Poetry, London: Dodsley, 1765, in three octavo volumes; More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Thirty-three Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Thirty-three Volumes.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1221
Sold for:
$400$325

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Thirty-three Volumes. Small format sets and individual volumes, including: and incomplete set of Richardson's Works, Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1902, nineteen of twenty More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-four Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-four Volumes.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1223
Sold for:
$338$275

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-four Volumes. A group of quarto and octavo format books, mostly from the 19th century, sets and individual volumes, including: The Works of Thomas Gray, London: More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-seven Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-seven Volumes.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1224
Sold for:
$554$450

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-seven Volumes. A group of quarto and octavo format books, mostly from the 19th century, sets and individual volumes, including: The Book of British Ballads, edited More ...

French Vernacular Prayerbook, Manuscript on Parchment, 15th Century.

French Vernacular Prayerbook, Manuscript on Parchment, 15th Century.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1252
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

French Vernacular Prayerbook, Manuscript on Parchment, 15th Century. Quarto format, 30 leaves of text written in a single column, brown and black ink, with colored and gilt initials, nineteen lines More ...

Liebert, Alphonse (1827-1914) Les Ruines de Paris et de ses Environs 1870-1871, Cent Photographies.

Liebert, Alphonse (1827-1914) Les Ruines de Paris et de ses Environs 1870-1871, Cent Photographies.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1311
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Liebert, Alphonse (1827-1914) Les Ruines de Paris et de ses Environs 1870-1871, Cent Photographies. Paris: par la Photographie Americaine A. Liebert, 1872. Two oblong quarto landscape-format More ...

Livy (64 or 59 BC-AD 17) Historiae Rom. Decades Tres.

Livy (64 or 59 BC-AD 17) Historiae Rom. Decades Tres.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1313
Sold for:
$615$500

Livy (64 or 59 BC-AD 17) Historiae Rom. Decades Tres. Basel: Episcopium Juniorem, 1554. Octavo, bound in full contemporary alum-tawed pigskin over wooden boards, with original brass clasps and More ...

Pascal, Blaise (1623-1662) Les Provinciales, or, the Mystery of Jesuitisme.

Pascal, Blaise (1623-1662) Les Provinciales, or, the Mystery of Jesuitisme.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1353
Sold for:
$185$150

Pascal, Blaise (1623-1662) Les Provinciales, or, the Mystery of Jesuitisme. London: Royston, 1658. Second English edition, octavo, double-page engraved plate bound before title, half-title present, More ...

Penn, William (1644-1718) A Brief Examination and State of Liberty Spiritual.

Penn, William (1644-1718) A Brief Examination and State of Liberty Spiritual.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1354
Sold for:
$492$400

Penn, William (1644-1718) A Brief Examination and State of Liberty Spiritual. London: by Andrw Sowle, 1681. First edition, quarto, rare at auction, the last copy of this edition was offered in 1979; More ...

Qu'ran, Timbuktu, Mali, 17th Century.

Qu'ran, Timbuktu, Mali, 17th Century.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1366
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Qu'ran, Timbuktu, Mali, 17th Century. 226 loose leaves, quarto format, nineteen lines per page in a single column, wrapped in a contemporary leather cover, incomplete, fragmentary at the beginning More ...

Scamozzi, Vincent (1552-1616) The Mirrour of Architecture: or the Ground-Rules of the Art of Building.

Scamozzi, Vincent (1552-1616) The Mirrour of Architecture: or the Ground-Rules of the Art of Building.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1384
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Scamozzi, Vincent (1552-1616) The Mirrour of Architecture: or the Ground-Rules of the Art of Building. London: for William Fisher, 1669. First English edition, quarto, illustrated with engraved More ...

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

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

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1386
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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 ...

Shipping Account Book, William Rotch Jr. & Son, New Bedford, 1808-1815.

Shipping Account Book, William Rotch Jr. & Son, New Bedford, 1808-1815.

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3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1394
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Shipping Account Book, William Rotch Jr. & Son, New Bedford, 1808-1815. Folio format ledger, entries added at both front and back, consisting of 132 numbered pages of outward cargo invoices More ...

Torah Nevi’im U’kethuvim. The Twenty-Four Books of the Holy Scriptures. Carefully Translated According to the Massoratic Text, After th

Torah Nevi’im U’kethuvim. The Twenty-Four Books of the Holy Scriptures. Carefully Translated According to the Massoratic Text, After th

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1429
Sold for:
$308$250

Torah Nevi'im U'kethuvim. The Twenty-Four Books of the Holy Scriptures. Carefully Translated According to the Massoratic Text, After the Best Jewish Authorities and Supplied with Short Explanatory More ...