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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
Estimate:
$500 - $700

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
Estimate:
$350 - $450

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 ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection  , First American Edition.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection , First American Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, First American Edition. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1860. Octavo, bound in publisher's green textured cloth, More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex  , First American Edition.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex , First American Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$738$600

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, First American Edition. New York: Appleton, 1871. Two octavo volumes bound in uniform publisher's reddish cloth with More ...

Seventeen-piece George V Sterling Silver and Mother-of-pearl Fruit Set

Seventeen-piece George V Sterling Silver and Mother-of-pearl Fruit Set

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$185$150

Seventeen-piece George V Sterling Silver and Mother-of-pearl Fruit Set, 1912-13, blades: London by Sebastian Garrard and collars: Sheffield by Allan & Darwin, eight forks, lg. 6 3/8, nine knives, More ...

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$154$125

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882) Single laid paper sheet of Dr. Paget's Harewood Place writing paper, sending Darwin a printed More ...

After Leslie Matthew Ward (British, 1851-1922), Julius Mendes Price (British, 1857-1924), and Others  Five Vanity Fair...

After Leslie Matthew Ward (British, 1851-1922), Julius Mendes Price (British, 1857-1924), and Others Five Vanity Fair...

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1396
Sold for:
$135$110

After Leslie Matthew Ward (British, 1851-1922), Julius Mendes Price (British, 1857-1924), and Others Five Vanity Fair Caricatures of Scientists: Charles Darwin, Louis Pasteur, Sir James Paget, More ...

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material.

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material. Including: the cartoon, "Professor John Fiske flies the evolution kite in America" from The More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Lot of Five Related Titles.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Lot of Five Related Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$215$175

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Lot of Five Related Titles. Including: Karl Pearson's The Grammar of Science, London: Adam & Charles Black, 1900, octavo, cloth; Alfred Haddon's Evolution in Art, London: More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication. London: Murray, 1868. First edition, first issue, with five errata on page vi of volume 1, and seven lines of More ...

Joseph Eliot's Cheese Box Canteen

Joseph Eliot's Cheese Box Canteen

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Joseph Eliot's Cheese Box Canteen, c. 1776, cheese box-style canteen with pine sides, carved on one side with "IOSEPh/ELIOT/1776," one iron wire cord loop remaining on the side, dia. 7 3/8, wd. 2 More ...

Julia Margaret Cameron (British, 1815-1879)      James Thomas Fields

Julia Margaret Cameron (British, 1815-1879) James Thomas Fields

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Julia Margaret Cameron (British, 1815-1879) James Thomas Fields, 1869. Inscribed, signed, and dated "From Life Registered Photograph Copyright Julia Margaret Cameron..." in brown ink below the More ...

Eight Wedgwood Oval Portrait Medallions

Eight Wedgwood Oval Portrait Medallions

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
313
Sold for:
$523$425

Eight Wedgwood Oval Portrait Medallions, England, 18th to 20th century, a self-framed black basalt of Josiah Wedgwood, made for the bicentenary in 1930, lg. 3 3/4; a glazed stoneware of a young More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species  , First American Edition.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species , First American Edition.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
218
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species, First American Edition. New York: Appleton, 1860. First American edition, in publisher's green textured cloth, stamped in blind, gilt-lettered More ...

Four Framed Wedgwood Black Basalt Oval Portrait Plaques

Four Framed Wedgwood Black Basalt Oval Portrait Plaques

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$523$425

Four Framed Wedgwood Black Basalt Oval Portrait Plaques, England, 19th century, including three self-framed, John Locke, William Pitt and Charles Watson Wentworth, lg. 4, (2) 4 1/4; and one of More ...

Nicola Moss Charles Darwin   Bronze Medal

Nicola Moss Charles Darwin Bronze Medal

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2740
Sold for:
$98$80

Nicola Moss Charles Darwin Bronze Medal, 1989, for the Society of Medalists, 119th issue. More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Strugg

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Strugg

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$61,500$50,000

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. London: Murray, 1859. First edition, publisher's More ...

Darwin, Charles Robert (1809-1882) Partial Legal Document Signed, 27 November 1855.

Darwin, Charles Robert (1809-1882) Partial Legal Document Signed, 27 November 1855.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Darwin, Charles Robert (1809-1882) Partial Legal Document Signed, 27 November 1855. Fragment of a document, with closing paragraph, date, signature, and witness signatures, and Darwin's own, the More ...

William Edward Frodsham Two-day Marine Chronometer, No. 1

William Edward Frodsham Two-day Marine Chronometer, No. 1

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

William Edward Frodsham Two-day Marine Chronometer, No. 1, Change Alley, London, c. 1823, the two-tier mahogany box opens to the printed label under the lid stating in part Parkinson & Frodsham, More ...

Carte-de-visite Album Compiled by John Badger Bachelder (1825-1894)

Carte-de-visite Album Compiled by John Badger Bachelder (1825-1894)

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
92
Unsold
 

Carte-de-visite Album Compiled by John Badger Bachelder (1825-1894) Leather-bound album with brass edges and clasps, with Bachelder's initials engraved on a brass shield attached to the front More ...

Carte-de-visite Album.

Carte-de-visite Album.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
93
Unsold
 

Carte-de-visite Album. Folio landscape-format commercially produced album consisting of thirteen album leaves, containing fifty-two 4 x 6 in. portrait cards including those of: William Gladstone; More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Works

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Works

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$2,400$2,000

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Works. London: John Murray, 1888-1891. [Except where noted below.] Sixteen volumes, including: Geological Observations, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1891, third More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Works

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Works

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$240$200

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Works. New York: Appleton, 1896. Fifteen octavo volumes, bound in publisher's three-quarter red pebbled leather, two head caps chipped with loss of the top third of the More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of his Majestys Ships Adventure and Beagle, between the Years 1826 and

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of his Majestys Ships Adventure and Beagle, between the Years 1826 and

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
275
Unsold
 

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of his Majesty's Ships Adventure and Beagle, between the Years 1826 and 1836. London: Colburn, 1839. First edition, octavo, four More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$95$80

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882), The Formation of Vegetable Mould through the Action of Worms, New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1882, first American edition, red cloth, 8vo, (good, with light age wear More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$71$60

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882), On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1871, fifth edition, cloth, 8vo. More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882), Signed letter, February 13, 1875, two pages, to Dr. Gustavus Fritsche, discussing a proposed visit and his health, text in full: "I shall be happy to see you here, but I More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882), Autograph letter signed, [undated], two pages, recipient unknown, concerning the arrival of some specimens, "I just write some lines to catch post, to thank you More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882), Signed letter with holograph correction, July 14, [no year], three pages, to Sir William Boyd Dawkins, concerning animal remains found in local caves, text in full: Mr. More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882), Signed letter, January 14, 1880, one page, likely to Jabez Hogg, answering a question regarding arsenic use in medicine and referring to his grandfather, text in full: More ...