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Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$209$170

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty. Collection of small-format illustrated publisher's paper-wrapped volumes, including: Mrs. Sherwood's The Rose, an Allegory, New York: Mahlon 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 ...

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 ...

Wedgwood Queen's Ware Montreal Bowl

Wedgwood Queen's Ware Montreal Bowl

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$123$100

Wedgwood Queen's Ware Montreal Bowl, England, c. 1945, Keith Murray shape with light blue slip to foot, black transfer printed and polychrome decorated with views of Montreal and relief busts of More ...

John Murray (American, 20th Century)    Athens

John Murray (American, 20th Century) Athens

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1401
Sold for:
$523$425

John Murray (American, 20th Century) Athens. Signed and titled on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 47 1/2 x 35 1/2 in., framed. 20th Century Design online More ...

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
104
Unsold
 

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty. Collection of small-format illustrated publisher's paper-wrapped volumes, including: Mrs. Sherwood's The Rose, an Allegory, New York: Mahlon More ...

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865)      Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$147,000$120,000

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 14 x 17 in., in molded giltwood frames. Condition: More ...

Watercolor Lipe-Lambert Family Record

Watercolor Lipe-Lambert Family Record

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$33,210$27,000

Watercolor Lipe-Lambert Family Record, William Murray, Vermont, 1806, a large central heart inscribed with the birth and marriage dates of John A. Lipe and Elizabeth Lambert surrounded by smaller More ...

William Murray (Vermont, Early 19th Century)      Masonic Insignia

William Murray (Vermont, Early 19th Century) Masonic Insignia

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
462
Sold for:
$984$800

William Murray (Vermont, Early 19th Century) Masonic Insignia Inscribed and dated "Drawn For Joseph Fish Senr BY WILm MURRAY Novemb 1818." Watercolor on paper, 9 x 7 in., in a molded and More ...

Elizabeth Murray (American, 1940-2007)      Untitled

Elizabeth Murray (American, 1940-2007) Untitled

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$615$500

Elizabeth Murray (American, 1940-2007) Untitled, from the portfolio Doctors of the World, 2001, edition of 100, printed by Universal Limited Art Editions, East Islip, New York, published by More ...

Franklin, John (1786-1847) Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea, in the Years 1819, 20, 21, and 22.

Franklin, John (1786-1847) Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea, in the Years 1819, 20, 21, and 22.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
299
Sold for:
$738$600

Franklin, John (1786-1847) Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea, in the Years 1819, 20, 21, and 22. London: Murray, 1823. First edition, large quarto, illustrated with thirty plates More ...

Revised Regulations for the Army of the United States, 1861.

Revised Regulations for the Army of the United States, 1861.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$246$200

Revised Regulations for the Army of the United States, 1861. Philadelphia: Lippincott & Co., 1861. Octavo, signed by Benjamin B. Murray Jr., Lieutenant Colonel, 15th Maine Infantry, with a badge of More ...

Ross, John (1777-1856) A Voyage of Discovery, Made in His Majestys Ships Isabella and Alexander, for the Purpose of Exploring Baffins

Ross, John (1777-1856) A Voyage of Discovery, Made in His Majestys Ships Isabella and Alexander, for the Purpose of Exploring Baffins

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
444
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Ross, John (1777-1856) A Voyage of Discovery, Made in His Majesty's Ships Isabella and Alexander, for the Purpose of Exploring Baffin's Bay, and Inquiring into a North-West Passage. London: Murray, More ...

Scott, Sir Walter (1771-1832) Ivanhoe.

Scott, Sir Walter (1771-1832) Ivanhoe.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$123$100

Scott, Sir Walter (1771-1832) Ivanhoe. Edinburgh: Constable & Co., 1820. First edition, three octavo volumes bound in contemporary diced russia, hinges starting, at least one board detached, 7 1/4 x More ...

Five Wedgwood Items

Five Wedgwood Items

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1380
Sold for:
$338$275

Five Wedgwood Items, including two Keith Murray vessels and a John Skeaping monkey, ht. to 8 1/2 in. Provenance: Dr. Norman and Romaine Jacobs Collection More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter, 26 March 1799.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter, 26 March 1799.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter, 26 March 1799. Quarto-format laid paper bifolium with self-envelope and intact wax seal inscribed over one and a half pages. To William Vans Murray More ...

Hamilton, William John (1805-1867) Researches in Asia Minor, Pontus, and Armenia; with Some Account of their Antiquities and Geology.

Hamilton, William John (1805-1867) Researches in Asia Minor, Pontus, and Armenia; with Some Account of their Antiquities and Geology.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1273
Sold for:
$369$300

Hamilton, William John (1805-1867) Researches in Asia Minor, Pontus, and Armenia; with Some Account of their Antiquities and Geology. London: Murray, 1842. First edition, two octavo volumes, More ...

Byron, Lord George Gordon (1788-1824) Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto the Third.

Byron, Lord George Gordon (1788-1824) Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto the Third.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$154$125

Byron, Lord George Gordon (1788-1824) Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, Canto the Third. London: for John Murray, 1816. First edition, octavo, with the half-title, bound in contemporary half green More ...

Lavater, John Caspar (1741-1801) Essays on Physiognomy.

Lavater, John Caspar (1741-1801) Essays on Physiognomy.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$246$200

Lavater, John Caspar (1741-1801) Essays on Physiognomy. London: for John Murray, H. Hunter, and T. Holloway, 1789. First edition, three large quarto volumes bound as five, illustrated throughout, More ...

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage,   Five Volume Set.

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage, Five Volume Set.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage, Five Volume Set. London: John Murray, 1821-1828. First editions, five quarto volumes, also including: More ...

Ross, John (1777-1856) A Voyage of Discovery made under the Orders of the Admiralty, in His Majesty's Ships Isabella and Alexander.

Ross, John (1777-1856) A Voyage of Discovery made under the Orders of the Admiralty, in His Majesty's Ships Isabella and Alexander.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Ross, John (1777-1856) A Voyage of Discovery made under the Orders of the Admiralty, in His Majesty's Ships Isabella and Alexander. London: John Murray, 1819. First edition, large quarto, More ...

Twenty-one Early Books

Twenty-one Early Books

Auction:
2897M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 21, 2016
Lot:
392
Sold for:
$300$300

Twenty-one Early Books, titles include: A Short and Easy Method with the Deists (T.M. Pomeroy: Windsor, VT, 1812); Rev. John Flavel, The Touchstone of Sincerity or Trial of True and False Religion More ...

Central American Archeaeology, Six Titles in Seven Volumes.

Central American Archeaeology, Six Titles in Seven Volumes.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1136
Sold for:
$400$325

Central American Archeaeology, Six Titles in Seven Volumes. Anne Cary Maudslay and Alfred Percival Maudslay's A Glimpse at Guatemala, London: Murray, 1899, large quarto, illustrated, publisher's 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 ...

Musicians' Biography, Six Volumes, All Signed.

Musicians' Biography, Six Volumes, All Signed.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1221
Sold for:
$246$200

Musicians' Biography, Six Volumes, All Signed. Including: Gabriel Harrison's John Howard Payne, Dramatist, Poet, Actor, Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1885; Faustina H. Hodges's Edward Hodges, New York: More ...

Alexander, William (1767-1816) Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the Turks.

Alexander, William (1767-1816) Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the Turks.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$554$450

Alexander, William (1767-1816) Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the Turks. London: [by Bulmer] for John Murray, 1814. Octavo, illustrated with sixty hand-colored plates, More ...

Cruikshank, George (1792-1878) Eighteen Volumes.

Cruikshank, George (1792-1878) Eighteen Volumes.

Auction:
2799M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 09, 2015
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$185$150

Cruikshank, George (1792-1878) Eighteen Volumes. Including: Tales of Humour, Gallantry, & Romance, Selected and Translated from the Italian, London: Baldwyn, 1824, full leather; Martin's Vagaries, More ...

American Film Stars, a Collection of Signed Photographs, c. 1942.

American Film Stars, a Collection of Signed Photographs, c. 1942.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

American Film Stars, a Collection of Signed Photographs, c. 1942. Black-and-white 8 x 10s inscribed by: Marjorie Reynolds; Frances Gifford; Don Douglas; Susan Peters; Jean Rogers; Harold Daniels; More ...

Alexander, William (1767-1816) Costumes of Austria. Fifty Plates Coloured from the Original Drawings.

Alexander, William (1767-1816) Costumes of Austria. Fifty Plates Coloured from the Original Drawings.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
120
Unsold
 

Alexander, William (1767-1816) Costumes of Austria. Fifty Plates Coloured from the Original Drawings. London: John Murray, [n.d. circa 1830]. Quarto, illustrated with fifty full-page hand-colored More ...