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Two Watercolors Depicting American Indians

Two Watercolors Depicting American Indians

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
35
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Two Watercolors Depicting American Indians, a profile portrait of an Indian chief, cut out and laid down on card, the initials "JCW" at lower right; and a watercolor on paper of a dancing Indian, More ...

Two Plains Indian Catlinite Books and a Catlinite Turtle

Two Plains Indian Catlinite Books and a Catlinite Turtle

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Plains Indian Catlinite Books and a Catlinite Turtle, c. 1900, the turtle with an incised design on the shell and "Winona a Sioux" inscribed on the underside; a second book decorated with floral More ...

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)      Chloé

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Chloé

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Chloé, from Daphnis et Chloé, 1961, from the edition of 250, published by Tériade Éditeur, Paris (Mourlot, 339; Cramer Books, 46). Unsigned. Color More ...

Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989)      Les Amoureux  /Portfolio of Three Prints

Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989) Les Amoureux /Portfolio of Three Prints

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989) Les Amoureux/Portfolio of Three Prints, 1978-79, from the I edition of 350, total edition of 1,195 (Field, 79-7; Löpsinger & Michler, 1563, 1565 & 1568). More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1036A
Sold for:
$246$200

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables. Boston: George W. Briggs & Co., 1855. First edition of Alcott's first book, frontispiece and additional full-page illustrations, bound in full medium More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Ketab' al-Meshva (The Book of Consulting), Arabic, 1313 AH [1895 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Ketab' al-Meshva (The Book of Consulting), Arabic, 1313 AH [1895 CE].

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$246$200

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Ketab' al-Meshva (The Book of Consulting), Arabic, 1313 AH [1895 CE]. Small quarto-format manuscript on polished laid beige paper, text in black with occasional red, More ...

Burgess, Henry W. (1739-1839) Eidodendron, Views of the General Character & Appearance of Trees, Foreign & Indigenous, Connected with P

Burgess, Henry W. (1739-1839) Eidodendron, Views of the General Character & Appearance of Trees, Foreign & Indigenous, Connected with P

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$923$750

Burgess, Henry W. (1739-1839) Eidodendron, Views of the General Character & Appearance of Trees, Foreign & Indigenous, Connected with Picturesque Scenery. London: by J. Dickins (printed at C. More ...

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce  , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$185$150

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce, ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983). New York: Knopf, 1941. First edition, second printing before publication, octavo, bound in publisher's More ...

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616) El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha.

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616) El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616) El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha. Madrid: por Don Joaquin Ibarra, 1780. First Ibarra edition, four large quarto volumes, illustrated with More ...

Cleveland, Parker (1780-1858) An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Being an Introduction to the Study of these Sciences.

Cleveland, Parker (1780-1858) An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Being an Introduction to the Study of these Sciences.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1067
Sold for:
$160$130

Cleveland, Parker (1780-1858) An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Being an Introduction to the Study of these Sciences. Boston: Published by Cummings and Hilliard [and] Cambridge: More ...

Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) The Two Admirals. A Tale.

Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) The Two Admirals. A Tale.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1069
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Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) The Two Admirals. A Tale. Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1842. First American edition (published six weeks after the London first edition), two small octavo More ...

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 ...

Dexter, Samuel (1700-1755) Our Fathers God, the Hope of Posterity. Some Serious Thoughts on the Foundation, Rise and Growth of the Sett

Dexter, Samuel (1700-1755) Our Fathers God, the Hope of Posterity. Some Serious Thoughts on the Foundation, Rise and Growth of the Sett

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1080
Sold for:
$431$350

Dexter, Samuel (1700-1755) Our Fathers God, the Hope of Posterity. Some Serious Thoughts on the Foundation, Rise and Growth of the Settlements in New England. Boston: S. Kneeland & T. Green, 1738. More ...

Eliot, T.S. (1888-1965) Four Quartets.

Eliot, T.S. (1888-1965) Four Quartets.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$185$150

Eliot, T.S. (1888-1965) Four Quartets. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, [1943]. First edition, second impression, octavo, lacking the words "First American Edition" on copyright page and with no More ...

Essay on Civil Government. In Two Parts: Part I. An Enquiry into the Ends of Government, and the Means of Attaining them. Part II. On t

Essay on Civil Government. In Two Parts: Part I. An Enquiry into the Ends of Government, and the Means of Attaining them. Part II. On t

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1091
Sold for:
$523$425

Essay on Civil Government. In Two Parts: Part I. An Enquiry into the Ends of Government, and the Means of Attaining them. Part II. On the Government and Commerce of England. London: for R. Willock, More ...

Ferdinand VI, King of Spain (1713-1759) Signed Grant of Nobility for Don Manuel Cantero, 3 September 1753.

Ferdinand VI, King of Spain (1713-1759) Signed Grant of Nobility for Don Manuel Cantero, 3 September 1753.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1095
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Ferdinand VI, King of Spain (1713-1759) Signed Grant of Nobility for Don Manuel Cantero, 3 September 1753. Small folio illuminated manuscript on parchment, with full-page hand-painted and colored More ...

Friedman, Milton (1912-2006) Capitalism and Freedom.

Friedman, Milton (1912-2006) Capitalism and Freedom.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1101
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Friedman, Milton (1912-2006) Capitalism and Freedom. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, [1962]. First edition, octavo, with no additional publication notes on copyright page, "with the assistance More ...

Joyce, James (1882-1941)Two Tales of Shem and Shaun, Fragments from Work in Progress.

Joyce, James (1882-1941)Two Tales of Shem and Shaun, Fragments from Work in Progress.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1114
Sold for:
$123$100

Joyce, James (1882-1941)Two Tales of Shem and Shaun, Fragments from Work in Progress. London: Faber & Faber, [1932]. First English edition, octavo, bound in publisher's pale green boards, spine More ...

Justinian I (c. 483-565) Institutionum Civilium Libri Quatuor  , Latin Manuscript on Paper, Late 17th-Early 18th Century.

Justinian I (c. 483-565) Institutionum Civilium Libri Quatuor , Latin Manuscript on Paper, Late 17th-Early 18th Century.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$221$180

Justinian I (c. 483-565) Institutionum Civilium Libri Quatuor, Latin Manuscript on Paper, Late 17th-Early 18th Century. Quarto, brown ink on laid paper, approximately 130 leaves, including one More ...

Malan, Alfred Henry (1852-1928) Famous Homes of Great Britain and their Stories[and] More Famous Homes of Great Britain, ex libris Edit

Malan, Alfred Henry (1852-1928) Famous Homes of Great Britain and their Stories[and] More Famous Homes of Great Britain, ex libris Edit

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1127
Sold for:
$185$150

Malan, Alfred Henry (1852-1928) Famous Homes of Great Britain and their Stories[and] More Famous Homes of Great Britain, ex libris Edith Wharton. New York: Putnam's Sons [and] London: The Pall Mall More ...

Mitchell, Margaret (1900-1949) Gone with the Wind  , First Edition.

Mitchell, Margaret (1900-1949) Gone with the Wind , First Edition.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1132
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Mitchell, Margaret (1900-1949) Gone with the Wind, First Edition. New York: Macmillan, [May] 1936. First edition, octavo, bound in contemporary half gray leather spine lettered and tooled in gilt More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Method of Fluxions and Infinite Series; with its Application to the Geometry of Curve-Lines.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Method of Fluxions and Infinite Series; with its Application to the Geometry of Curve-Lines.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1137
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Method of Fluxions and Infinite Series; with its Application to the Geometry of Curve-Lines. London: Printed by Henry Woodfall; and sold by John Nourse at the Lamb More ...

ONeill, Eugene (1888-1953) Anna Christie; Marco Millions; Strange Interlude; [and] George Pierce Baker, a Memorial: Four Signed Limite

ONeill, Eugene (1888-1953) Anna Christie; Marco Millions; Strange Interlude; [and] George Pierce Baker, a Memorial: Four Signed Limite

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1138
Unsold
 

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Anna Christie; Marco Millions; Strange Interlude; [and] George Pierce Baker, a Memorial: Four Signed Limited Edition Titles. Anna Christie, New York: Horace Liveright, More ...

Pasteur, Louis (1822-1895) Etudes sur le Vin ses Maladies Causes qui les Provoquent Procedes Nouveaux.

Pasteur, Louis (1822-1895) Etudes sur le Vin ses Maladies Causes qui les Provoquent Procedes Nouveaux.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1145
Sold for:
$400$325

Pasteur, Louis (1822-1895) Etudes sur le Vin ses Maladies Causes qui les Provoquent Procedes Nouveaux. Paris: l'Imprimerie Imperiale, 1866. First edition, octavo, illustrated with forty-two numbered More ...

Pastnernak, Boris (1890-1960) My Sister-Life  , Illustrated and Signed by Yuri Kuper.

Pastnernak, Boris (1890-1960) My Sister-Life , Illustrated and Signed by Yuri Kuper.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$492$400

Pastnernak, Boris (1890-1960) My Sister-Life, Illustrated and Signed by Yuri Kuper. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1991. Large square folio, copy number five of 250 text printed at the Wild Carrot More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Yusuf and Zulaikha  , or Joseph and Potiphar's Wife  , Early 19th Century.

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Yusuf and Zulaikha , or Joseph and Potiphar's Wife , Early 19th Century.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$461$375

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Yusuf and Zulaikha, or Joseph and Potiphar's Wife, Early 19th Century. Narrow octavo-format manuscript on polished paper, containing an elaborate double-page illuminated More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Farhang Suroori (Suroori Dictionary).

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Farhang Suroori (Suroori Dictionary).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1152
Sold for:
$148$120

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Farhang Suroori (Suroori Dictionary). Small octavo-format manuscript on polished laid paper, text in black and red throughout, bound in full leather, 7 x 3 3/4 in. More ...

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Oliver Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield  , Signed Limited Edition.

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Oliver Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1170
Sold for:
$277$225

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Oliver Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield, Signed Limited Edition. Philadelphia: David McKay Co., [1929]. Small folio, copy number 82 of 575 copies printed, More ...

Raffles, Sir Thomas Bingley Stamford (1781-1826) The History of Java.

Raffles, Sir Thomas Bingley Stamford (1781-1826) The History of Java.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1174
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Raffles, Sir Thomas Bingley Stamford (1781-1826) The History of Java. London: for Black, Parbury, and Allen; and John Murray, 1817. First edition, two large quarto volumes, illustrated with engraved More ...