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A Complete Collection of the State Tryals of Persons for High-Treason, Murder, Rapes, Heresy, Bigamy, Parricide, Sodomy, Burglary, etc.

A Complete Collection of the State Tryals of Persons for High-Treason, Murder, Rapes, Heresy, Bigamy, Parricide, Sodomy, Burglary, etc.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1074
Estimate:
$300 - $500

A Complete Collection of the State Tryals of Persons for High-Treason, Murder, Rapes, Heresy, Bigamy, Parricide, Sodomy, Burglary, etc. Dublin: for Samuel Dalton, 1736-1737. Two folio volumes, bound More ...

Acts Passed at a Congress of the United States of America, Begun and Held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday the Fourth of March, in

Acts Passed at a Congress of the United States of America, Begun and Held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday the Fourth of March, in

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1077
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Acts Passed at a Congress of the United States of America, Begun and Held at the City of New-York, on Wednesday the Fourth of March, in the Year 1789. Hartford, CT: Re-printed and Sold by Hudson & More ...

Bacon, Francis (1561-1626) The Essaies of Sr Francis Bacon Knight, the Kings Solliciter Generall.

Bacon, Francis (1561-1626) The Essaies of Sr Francis Bacon Knight, the Kings Solliciter Generall.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1102
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Bacon, Francis (1561-1626) The Essaies of Sr Francis Bacon Knight, the Kings Solliciter Generall. London: Iohn Beale, 1612. Enlarged edition, octavo, lacking first and last blanks and with portions More ...

Boccaccio, Giovanni (1313-1375) The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence, and Conversation.

Boccaccio, Giovanni (1313-1375) The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence, and Conversation.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1115
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Boccaccio, Giovanni (1313-1375) The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence, and Conversation. London: by Isaac Jaggard, for Mathew Lownes, 1625. [bound with] The Decameron, Containing an Hundred Pleasant More ...

Colson, Nathaniel (fl. circa 1674) The Mariners New Kalendar  , Ex Libris Isaiah Thomas.

Colson, Nathaniel (fl. circa 1674) The Mariners New Kalendar , Ex Libris Isaiah Thomas.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1134
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Colson, Nathaniel (fl. circa 1674) The Mariners New Kalendar, Ex Libris Isaiah Thomas. London: for W. and J. Mount and T. Page, 1748. Quarto, signed by Isaiah Thomas in 1815 inside the front board, More ...

Edwards, Jonathan (1703-1758) Some Thoughts Concerning the Present Revival of Religion in New-England.

Edwards, Jonathan (1703-1758) Some Thoughts Concerning the Present Revival of Religion in New-England.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1153
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Edwards, Jonathan (1703-1758) Some Thoughts Concerning the Present Revival of Religion in New-England. Edinburgh: T. Lumisden and J. Robertson, 1743. Second edition, octavo, contemporary sheepskin, More ...

Extracts from the Votes and Proceedings of the American Continental Congress Held at Philadelphia on the 5th of September 1774.

Extracts from the Votes and Proceedings of the American Continental Congress Held at Philadelphia on the 5th of September 1774.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1164
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Extracts from the Votes and Proceedings of the American Continental Congress Held at Philadelphia on the 5th of September 1774. Boston Reprinted: by Edes and Gill, 1774. Octavo in 4s; 56p., [A]4, More ...

Fielding, Henry (1707-1754) The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling.

Fielding, Henry (1707-1754) The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1169
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Fielding, Henry (1707-1754) The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling. London: Printed for A. Millar, 1749. First edition in six 12mo volumes, bound in uniform full contemporary speckled calf, rebacked, More ...

Glasse, Hannah (1708-1770) The Art of Cookery, Made Plain and Easy.

Glasse, Hannah (1708-1770) The Art of Cookery, Made Plain and Easy.

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3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1182
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Glasse, Hannah (1708-1770) The Art of Cookery, Made Plain and Easy. London: for the Author, and Sold at Mrs. Wharton's Toy-Shop, etc., 1748. Octavo, third edition, rare, ESTC cites two copies More ...

Godwin, William (1756-1836) Enquiry Concerning Political Justice, and its Influence on Morals and Happiness.

Godwin, William (1756-1836) Enquiry Concerning Political Justice, and its Influence on Morals and Happiness.

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3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1183
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Godwin, William (1756-1836) Enquiry Concerning Political Justice, and its Influence on Morals and Happiness. Philadelphia: by Bioren & Madan, 1796. First American edition, two 12mo volumes, bound in More ...

Greaves, John (1602-1652) Miscellaneous Works.

Greaves, John (1602-1652) Miscellaneous Works.

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3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1186
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Greaves, John (1602-1652) Miscellaneous Works. London: Printed by J. Hughs for J. Brindley, 1737. First collected edition, two octavo volumes, titles printed in red and black, illustrated with eight More ...

Henry Home, Lord Kames (1696-1782) Sketches of the History of Man.

Henry Home, Lord Kames (1696-1782) Sketches of the History of Man.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1192
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Henry Home, Lord Kames (1696-1782) Sketches of the History of Man. Edinburgh: for W. Creech; [and] London: for Strahan & Cadell, 1774. First edition, two large quarto volumes, half-titles present in More ...

Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States, at the First Session of the Second Congress.

Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States, at the First Session of the Second Congress.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1208
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States, at the First Session of the Second Congress. Philadelphia: by Francis Childs & John Swaine, 1792. Folio, bound in contemporary half More ...

Journal of the Second Session of the Senate of the United States of America, Begun and Held at the City of New-York, January 4th, 1790.

Journal of the Second Session of the Senate of the United States of America, Begun and Held at the City of New-York, January 4th, 1790.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1209
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Journal of the Second Session of the Senate of the United States of America, Begun and Held at the City of New-York, January 4th, 1790. New York: John Fenno, 1790. Folio, bound in contemporary More ...

Journal of the Senate of the United States of America, Being the First Session of the Second Congress.

Journal of the Senate of the United States of America, Being the First Session of the Second Congress.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1210
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Journal of the Senate of the United States of America, Being the First Session of the Second Congress. Philadelphia: John Fenno, 1791. Folio, bound in full contemporary sheepskin with original More ...

Laws of the United States of America.

Laws of the United States of America.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1221
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Laws of the United States of America. New York: Childs & Swaine, [1791]. Octavo, uncut, in contemporary blue paper-covered boards and white paper spine, almost entirely unopened, [A]4, B-K8, L-Z4, 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:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1256
Estimate:
$200 - $300

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, during the Years 1794, 5, & 6. More ...

Music, Vocal and Part Songs, England, a Sammelband Collection, Late 18th Century.

Music, Vocal and Part Songs, England, a Sammelband Collection, Late 18th Century.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1262
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Music, Vocal and Part Songs, England, a Sammelband Collection, Late 18th Century. Oblong folio, engraved throughout, containing: J.W. Callcott's Abelard, London: for the Author, 1798; James Nares's More ...

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Common Sense; Addressed to the Inhabitants of America.

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Common Sense; Addressed to the Inhabitants of America.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1273
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Common Sense; Addressed to the Inhabitants of America. Norwich, Connecticut: Re-printed and Sold by Judah P. Spooner, and by T. Green, New-London, 1776. First Norwich More ...

Saunders, James (fl. circa 1724) The Compleat Fisherman.

Saunders, James (fl. circa 1724) The Compleat Fisherman.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1307
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Saunders, James (fl. circa 1724) The Compleat Fisherman. London: for W. Mears and S. Tooke, 1724. 12mo, one of the four editions printed in 1724, folding engraving showing different varieties of More ...

Smith, Hugh (1736?-1789) Letters to Married Women on Nursing and the Management of Children.

Smith, Hugh (1736?-1789) Letters to Married Women on Nursing and the Management of Children.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1313
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Smith, Hugh (1736?-1789) Letters to Married Women on Nursing and the Management of Children. Philadelphia: from the Press of Mathew Carey, 14 August 1792. First American edition, 12mo, bound in More ...

Talbot, Matthew (fl. circa 1800) An Analysis of the Holy Bible.

Talbot, Matthew (fl. circa 1800) An Analysis of the Holy Bible.

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3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1324
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Talbot, Matthew (fl. circa 1800) An Analysis of the Holy Bible. Leeds: by and for Edward Baines, and for Thomas Conder, [1800]. First edition, quarto, text in two columns, bound in contemporary More ...

The Charter, Granted by His Majesty, King Charles II. to the Governor and Company of the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence-

The Charter, Granted by His Majesty, King Charles II. to the Governor and Company of the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence-

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1327
Estimate:
$400 - $600

The Charter, Granted by His Majesty, King Charles II. to the Governor and Company of the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence-Plantations, in New-England, in America. Newport, RI: Printed More ...

Venegas, Miguel (1680-1764) A Natural and Civil History of California.

Venegas, Miguel (1680-1764) A Natural and Civil History of California.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1342
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Venegas, Miguel (1680-1764) A Natural and Civil History of California. London: for James Rivington & James Fletcher, 1759. First edition in English, two octavo volumes, illustrated with four full More ...

Wesley, John (1703-1791) Explanatory Notes upon the New Testament.

Wesley, John (1703-1791) Explanatory Notes upon the New Testament.

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3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1350
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Wesley, John (1703-1791) Explanatory Notes upon the New Testament. London: by William Bowyer, 1755. First edition, large quarto, title page torn and dusty, in original reversed calf, quite worn, More ...

Wits Museum, or the New London Jester; a Collection by the Choice Spirits of the Present Age, a New Edition.

Wits Museum, or the New London Jester; a Collection by the Choice Spirits of the Present Age, a New Edition.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1354
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Wits Museum, or the New London Jester; a Collection by the Choice Spirits of the Present Age, a New Edition. London: Printed for W. Lane, Leadenhall Street, [1790?]. 12mo, engraved title page and More ...

Bankes, Thomas (b. 1744) A Modern, Authentic and Complete System of Universal Geography, Including the Late Important Discoveries Made

Bankes, Thomas (b. 1744) A Modern, Authentic and Complete System of Universal Geography, Including the Late Important Discoveries Made

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1467
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Bankes, Thomas (b. 1744) A Modern, Authentic and Complete System of Universal Geography, Including the Late Important Discoveries Made by the English. London: printed for C. Cooke and Sold by the More ...

Bible, English with Split Double Fore-edge Painting, The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments.

Bible, English with Split Double Fore-edge Painting, The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Bible, English with Split Double Fore-edge Painting, The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments. Edinburgh: Printed by Mark & Charles Kerr, 1793. Folio, each fore-edge painting occupies More ...

Bible, English, New Testament, Rheims. The Text of the New Testament of Iesus Christ, Translated out of the Vulgar Latine by the Papist

Bible, English, New Testament, Rheims. The Text of the New Testament of Iesus Christ, Translated out of the Vulgar Latine by the Papist

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Bible, English, New Testament, Rheims. The Text of the New Testament of Iesus Christ, Translated out of the Vulgar Latine by the Papists of the Traiterous Seminarie at Rhemes. London: Printed by More ...

Burnet, Gilbert (1643-1715) The Memoires of the Lives and Actions of James and William, Dukes of Hamilton and Castleherald, &c.

Burnet, Gilbert (1643-1715) The Memoires of the Lives and Actions of James and William, Dukes of Hamilton and Castleherald, &c.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$123$100

Burnet, Gilbert (1643-1715) The Memoires of the Lives and Actions of James and William, Dukes of Hamilton and Castleherald, &c. London: Printed by J. Grover for R. Royston, 1677. Folio, one of two More ...