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Incunabula Typographica, a Descriptive Catalogue of the Books Printed in the Fifteenth Century (1460-1500) in the Library of Henry Walt

Incunabula Typographica, a Descriptive Catalogue of the Books Printed in the Fifteenth Century (1460-1500) in the Library of Henry Walt

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$246$200

Incunabula Typographica, a Descriptive Catalogue of the Books Printed in the Fifteenth Century (1460-1500) in the Library of Henry Walters. Baltimore, MD: Walters, 1906. First edition, quarto, bound 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 ...

Barrow, Sir John (1764-1848) A Voyage to Cochinchina, in the Years 1792 and 1793.

Barrow, Sir John (1764-1848) A Voyage to Cochinchina, in the Years 1792 and 1793.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1057
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Barrow, Sir John (1764-1848) A Voyage to Cochinchina, in the Years 1792 and 1793. London: for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1806. First edition, quarto, folding copper-plate engraved map with route 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 ...

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 ...

Curtis, Cyrus Hermann Kotzschmar (1850-1933) Friendship Calendar with Signed Inscriptions, Photos, and Drawings, 1907; [and] To Cyrus H

Curtis, Cyrus Hermann Kotzschmar (1850-1933) Friendship Calendar with Signed Inscriptions, Photos, and Drawings, 1907; [and] To Cyrus H

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$400$325

Curtis, Cyrus Hermann Kotzschmar (1850-1933) Friendship Calendar with Signed Inscriptions, Photos, and Drawings, 1907; [and] To Cyrus H.K. Curtis in Recognition of his Good Works, 1930. Folio, More ...

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces.

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces. London: for J. Johnson, 1779. First collected edition, octavo, "the only edition of Franklin's writings (other than 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 ...

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1192
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Hartford, CT: The American Publishing Co., 1876. First edition, octavo, illustrated with wood-engraved frontispiece and numerous illustrations More ...

Vandewater, Robert J. (fl. circa 1830) The Tourist, or Pocket Manual for Travellers on the Hudson River, the Western Canal, and Stage R

Vandewater, Robert J. (fl. circa 1830) The Tourist, or Pocket Manual for Travellers on the Hudson River, the Western Canal, and Stage R

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1194
Sold for:
$400$325

Vandewater, Robert J. (fl. circa 1830) The Tourist, or Pocket Manual for Travellers on the Hudson River, the Western Canal, and Stage Road; Comprising also the Routes to Lebanon, Ballston, and More ...

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) and Charles Lucien Bonaparte (1803-1857) with Notes by Sir William Jardine (1800-1874) American Ornitholo

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) and Charles Lucien Bonaparte (1803-1857) with Notes by Sir William Jardine (1800-1874) American Ornitholo

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1202
Sold for:
$554$450

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) and Charles Lucien Bonaparte (1803-1857) with Notes by Sir William Jardine (1800-1874) American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States. More ...

Yeats, William Butler (1865-1939) Illus. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957) The Celtic Twilight. Men and Women, Dhouls and Faeries.

Yeats, William Butler (1865-1939) Illus. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957) The Celtic Twilight. Men and Women, Dhouls and Faeries.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1215
Sold for:
$584$475

Yeats, William Butler (1865-1939) Illus. Jack B. Yeats (1871-1957) The Celtic Twilight. Men and Women, Dhouls and Faeries. London: Lawrence & Bullen, 1893. First edition, octavo, frontispiece by More ...

Boller, Henry A. (1836-1902) Among the Indians, Eight Years in the Far West: 1858-1866, Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake.

Boller, Henry A. (1836-1902) Among the Indians, Eight Years in the Far West: 1858-1866, Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Boller, Henry A. (1836-1902) Among the Indians, Eight Years in the Far West: 1858-1866, Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake. Philadelphia: T. Ellwood Zell, 1868. First edition, large folding More ...

Dufresnoy, Charles-Alphonse (1611-1668) trans. John Dryden (1631-1700) De Arte Graphica. The Art of Painting.

Dufresnoy, Charles-Alphonse (1611-1668) trans. John Dryden (1631-1700) De Arte Graphica. The Art of Painting.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$185$150

Dufresnoy, Charles-Alphonse (1611-1668) trans. John Dryden (1631-1700) De Arte Graphica. The Art of Painting. London: by J. Heptinstall for W. Rogers, 1695. First English translation, quarto, added More ...

Leib, Isaac (fl. circa 1842) Wohlerfahrner Pferde-Arzt.

Leib, Isaac (fl. circa 1842) Wohlerfahrner Pferde-Arzt.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
184
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Leib, Isaac (fl. circa 1842) Wohlerfahrner Pferde-Arzt. Lebanon, PA: Jos. Hartman, 1842. First edition, octavo, frontispiece woodcut of horse and trainer, original half speckled leather and paper More ...

Noyes, Alfred (1880-1958) The Avenue of the Allies and Victory, Signed by Contributors William Howard Taft, Childe Hassam, Alfred Noyes

Noyes, Alfred (1880-1958) The Avenue of the Allies and Victory, Signed by Contributors William Howard Taft, Childe Hassam, Alfred Noyes

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$338$275

Noyes, Alfred (1880-1958) The Avenue of the Allies and Victory, Signed by Contributors William Howard Taft, Childe Hassam, Alfred Noyes, and Paul Manship, New York: The Book Committee of the Art War More ...

Ogilby, John (1600-1676) America: Being the Latest, and Most Accurate Description of the New World; Containing the Original of the Inha

Ogilby, John (1600-1676) America: Being the Latest, and Most Accurate Description of the New World; Containing the Original of the Inha

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
201
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Ogilby, John (1600-1676) America: Being the Latest, and Most Accurate Description of the New World; Containing the Original of the Inhabitants, and the Remarkable Voyages thither. London: by the More ...

Photography Books Signed by Authors, Artists, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Five Titles.

Photography Books Signed by Authors, Artists, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Five Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$338$275

Photography Books Signed by Authors, Artists, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Five Titles. Including: Ansel Adams's Polaroid Land Photograph Manual, New York: Morgan & Morgan, [1963], More ...

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Topsy Turvy.

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Topsy Turvy.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$308$250

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Topsy Turvy. New York: J.S. Ogilvie, 1890. First American edition, first edition in English, octavo, rare, subtitle on frontispiece: "How the Americans bought the North Pole More ...

American and British Imprints, 18th and 19th Century, Eight Titles.

American and British Imprints, 18th and 19th Century, Eight Titles.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1479
Sold for:
$277$225

American and British Imprints, 18th and 19th Century, Eight Titles. Including: Edward Shaw's Civil Architecture, Boston: Marsh, Capen, and Lyon, 1831, large quarto, illustrated, title page with More ...

Crouch, Nathaniel (1632-1725) The Surprizing Miracles of Nature and Art.

Crouch, Nathaniel (1632-1725) The Surprizing Miracles of Nature and Art.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Crouch, Nathaniel (1632-1725) The Surprizing Miracles of Nature and Art. London: Printed for Nath. Crouch, at the Bell next Kemp's Coffee-House in Exchange-Alley, 1683. Second edition, 12mo; More ...

Moxon, Joseph (1627-1691) A Tutor to Astronomie and Geographie: or an Easie and Speedy Way to Know the Use both the Globes, Coelestial

Moxon, Joseph (1627-1691) A Tutor to Astronomie and Geographie: or an Easie and Speedy Way to Know the Use both the Globes, Coelestial

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
125
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Moxon, Joseph (1627-1691) A Tutor to Astronomie and Geographie: or an Easie and Speedy Way to Know the Use both the Globes, Coelestial and Terrestrial. London: Printed by Joseph Moxon, and sold at More ...

Nye, Nathaniel (b. 1624) The Art of Gunnery.

Nye, Nathaniel (b. 1624) The Art of Gunnery.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
133
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Nye, Nathaniel (b. 1624) The Art of Gunnery. London: Printed for William Leak, at the signe of the Crown in Fleetstreet, between the two Temple Gates, 1648. Second edition, octavo, engraved portrait More ...

Rathborne, Aaron (1572-1618) The Surveyor in Foure Bookes.

Rathborne, Aaron (1572-1618) The Surveyor in Foure Bookes.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
151
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Rathborne, Aaron (1572-1618) The Surveyor in Foure Bookes. London: Printed by W. Stansby for W. Burre, 1616. First edition, elaborate engraved title page by William Hole; finely engraved portrait by More ...

Semedo, Alvarez (1585-1658) History of the Great and Renowned Monarchy of China.

Semedo, Alvarez (1585-1658) History of the Great and Renowned Monarchy of China.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
158
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Semedo, Alvarez (1585-1658) History of the Great and Renowned Monarchy of China. London: Printed by E. Tyler for Iohn Crook, and are to be sold at his shop at the sign of the Ship in S. Pauls More ...

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespears Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespears Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$50,430$41,000

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original Copies. London: for H. Herringman, E. Brewster, and R. Bentley, More ...

The Book of Common Prayer  , in a Royal Binding.

The Book of Common Prayer , in a Royal Binding.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

The Book of Common Prayer, in a Royal Binding. London: Printed by John Baskett, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1735. Large folio, a variant of the only 1735 folio edition described in More ...

Bluntschli, Hans Heinrich (1656-1722) Memorabilia Tigurina, oder Merckwurdigkeiten, der Stadt und Landschafft Zurich.

Bluntschli, Hans Heinrich (1656-1722) Memorabilia Tigurina, oder Merckwurdigkeiten, der Stadt und Landschafft Zurich.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$431$350

Bluntschli, Hans Heinrich (1656-1722) Memorabilia Tigurina, oder Merckwurdigkeiten, der Stadt und Landschafft Zurich. Zurich: Heidegger & Compagnie, 1742. Large quarto, engraved frontispiece, title More ...

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Two Signed Books; One Unsigned.

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Two Signed Books; One Unsigned.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1112
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Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Two Signed Books; One Unsigned. Skyward, New York/London: Putnam's Sons, 1928, stated first edition, publisher's blue cloth, unsigned; Little America, New York/London: More ...

Early English Imprints, Three Titles.

Early English Imprints, Three Titles.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1150
Sold for:
$400$325

Early English Imprints, Three Titles. Including: Joshua Sprigge's (1618-1684) Anglia Rediviva, London: R.W. for Partridge, 1647, small folio, woodcut arms frontispiece, typographical table (torn), More ...