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Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Different Forms of Flowers on Plants of the Same Species.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Different Forms of Flowers on Plants of the Same Species.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1075
Sold for:
$800$650

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Different Forms of Flowers on Plants of the Same Species. London: Murray, 1877. First edition, with thirty-two pages of advertisements dated March 1877 bound after More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Formation of Vegetable Mould, through the Action of Worms, with Observations on their Habits.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Formation of Vegetable Mould, through the Action of Worms, with Observations on their Habits.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$308$250

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Formation of Vegetable Mould, through the Action of Worms, with Observations on their Habits. London: Murray, 1881. First edition, octavo, publisher's green cloth, More ...

Attributed to James Sharples Sr. (Pennsylvania/New York/England, 1751/52-1811)      Profile Portrait of John Quincy Adams

Attributed to James Sharples Sr. (Pennsylvania/New York/England, 1751/52-1811) Profile Portrait of John Quincy Adams

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
769
Unsold
 

Attributed to James Sharples Sr. (Pennsylvania/New York/England, 1751/52-1811) Profile Portrait of John Quincy Adams Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 8 x 6 in., in a molded oval frame. More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Copies of Letters.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Copies of Letters.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$861$700

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Copies of Letters. Single-signature notebook of unlined wove paper consisting of transcribed copies of letters originally written by Adams from St. Petersburg c. 1811 More ...

Monroe, James (1758-1831) A View of the Conduct of the Executive, in the Foreign Affairs of the United States, Connected with the Missi

Monroe, James (1758-1831) A View of the Conduct of the Executive, in the Foreign Affairs of the United States, Connected with the Missi

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
392
Sold for:
$431$350

Monroe, James (1758-1831) A View of the Conduct of the Executive, in the Foreign Affairs of the United States, Connected with the Mission to the French Republic, in the Years 1794, 5, & 6. More ...

The Last Phase

The Last Phase

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1152
Sold for:
$185$150

The Last Phase Collotype Print, James Sant, England, late 19th/early 20th century, Napoleon depicted in advanced age, singed in the plate "JS" and "James Sant" in pencil in the l.r. margin, in a More ...

Samuel Adams, Sr. (1689-1748)

Samuel Adams, Sr. (1689-1748)

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
503D
Sold for:
$182$150

Samuel Adams, Sr. (1689-1748), signed indenture as Justice of the Peace, Boston August 6, 1737, four pages, unframed. More ...

August 1, 1860 U.S. Land Grant for Military Service in the War of 1812

August 1, 1860 U.S. Land Grant for Military Service in the War of 1812

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2012
Lot:
648
Sold for:
$119$100

August 1, 1860 U.S. Land Grant for Military Service in the War of 1812, issued to John Overstreet and Helen A. Upton for 120 acres in Nebraska, by President James Buchanan, unframed. More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

Adams, John (1735-1826), Signed letter, Quincy, January 14th, 1823, one page, to Messrs. Timothy Cooley, Oliver Parsons and James Cooley, Committee [for an unnamed School], acknowledging their More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$474$400

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed endorsement, one page, November 25th, [1793], on the verso of a legal writ concerning the estate chattels of William Ash of Boston, with extensive notations to More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$889$750

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed document, one page, July 1st, 1825, on vellum, a ship's passport issued to the Brig Volant, Ephraim Finney, master or commander, countersigned by Henry Clay as More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$563$475

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Document signed, one page, January 1st, 1828, as President, ship's passport issued to the ship London, Jesse Brown master or commander, countersigned by Henry Clay as More ...

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852)

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
763
Sold for:
$119$100

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852), A Discourse in Commemoration of the Lives and Services of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, Boston: Cummings, Hilliard and Company, 1826, wraps, 8vo, (minor edge chewing, More ...

Rare Federal Mahogany Veneer Cellarette

Rare Federal Mahogany Veneer Cellarette

Auction:
2567B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 05, 2011
Lot:
335
Unsold
 

Rare Federal Mahogany Veneer Cellarette, attributed to Thomas Seymour, Boston, c. 1810-15, the hinged top with crossbanded border opens to a interior of twelve compartments, on a slightly projecting More ...

Nicolay, John George (1832-1901), and Hay, John Milton (1838-1905)

Nicolay, John George (1832-1901), and Hay, John Milton (1838-1905)

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2011
Lot:
531
Unsold
 

Nicolay, John George (1832-1901), and Hay, John Milton (1838-1905), Abraham Lincoln: A History, New York: The Century Co., 1914, Volumes I-X, and Abraham Lincoln: Complete Works, 1907, in two More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
1
Unsold
 

Adams, John (1735-1826), Signed letter, Quincy, January 14th, 1823, one page, to Messrs. Timothy Cooley, Oliver Parsons and James Cooley, Committee [for an unnamed School], acknowledging their More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Autograph letter signed, April 19, 1819, one page, as Secretary of State, to James Riley, Esq. of New York, thanking him for his letter, and for copies of his More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$356$300

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed document, as Secretary of State, Department of State circular dated August 14, 1819, one page, to the Clerk of the Circuit Court of New York, regarding the More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$326$275

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed document, September 16, 1820, one page, as Secretary of State, certifying a copy of an original decree related to indemnification of lands in the Mississippi More ...

(Autograph Album), Glossbrenner, Adam John (1810-1889)

(Autograph Album), Glossbrenner, Adam John (1810-1889)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

(Autograph Album), Glossbrenner, Adam John (1810-1889), Bound album containing signed excerpts of speeches from James Buchanan, James Polk, and Daniel Webster, and others. More ...

American School, 19th Century      Birthplace of John and John Quincy Adams

American School, 19th Century Birthplace of John and John Quincy Adams

Auction:
2494
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 07, 2010
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$356$300

American School, 19th Century Birthplace of John and John Quincy Adams. Signed "by L.C. Smith" and inscribed "Miss Smith Teacher in Lexington." l.r. Ink and graphite on paper, 6 x 9 3/8 in., in More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Autograph address panel with free frank, Washington, September 16, [c. 1840], to Lewis J. Cist of Cincinnati, Ohio, with seal, tipt to card, framed with portrait, 7 x More ...

(Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848),  Presentation Copy

(Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848), Presentation Copy

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
3
Unsold
 

(Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848), Presentation Copy, Rogers, Samuel (1763-1855), Poems, London: T. Cadell, 1834, contemporary gilt crushed green morocco with modern morocco clamshell box, with More ...

Lee, Richard Henry (1732-1794), Signer from Virginia

Lee, Richard Henry (1732-1794), Signer from Virginia

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

Lee, Richard Henry (1732-1794), Signer from Virginia, Manuscript document signed, January 4, 1786, two pages, a true copy of a letter from John Adams when he was serving as Envoy to Great Britain, More ...

Madison, James (1751-1836) and Monroe, James (1758-1831)

Madison, James (1751-1836) and Monroe, James (1758-1831)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

Madison, James (1751-1836) and Monroe, James (1758-1831), Signed document, September 12, 1815, one page, on vellum, ship's passport for the Ship Commodore Decatur of New York, James Breath, More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$148$125

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), A Letter to the Hon. Harrison Gray Otis...on the Present State of Our National Affairs, Newburyport: W. and J. Gilman, 1808, original wraps, 12mo, (covers stained, More ...

Lowell, James Russell (1819-1891)

Lowell, James Russell (1819-1891)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$30$25

Lowell, James Russell (1819-1891), The Biglow Papers, Cambridge: George Nichols, 1848, first edition, with twelve pages of "Notices of an Independent Press," half title, and Notice to the Title-page More ...

Papier Mache Snuff Box with Painted Engraving of Benjamin Franklin

Papier Mache Snuff Box with Painted Engraving of Benjamin Franklin

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Papier Mache Snuff Box with Painted Engraving of Benjamin Franklin, probably England or France, early 19th century, circlar box, the cover with a hand-painted engraving of Benjamin Franklin, (wear, More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$711$600

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed document, January 30th, 1828, one page, as President, land grant issued to Polly Galloway in Crawfordsville, Indiana, countersigned by George Graham, seal More ...

Monroe, James (1758-1831) & Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Monroe, James (1758-1831) & Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Monroe, James (1758-1831) & Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed document, May 26th, 1820, one page, as President, ship's passport for the ship Comet of New York, William Hall, master, More ...