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Prehistoric Banner-Stone

Prehistoric Banner-Stone

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1354
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Prehistoric Banner-Stone, triangular (dual-type), from Missouri, old label reads: "Perry Co, MO, #1672 Banner," lg. 3 3/4, wd. 2 1/2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Vermont; George F. Kunz More ...

Thatcher, Margaret (1925-2013) Signed Poster, 1993.

Thatcher, Margaret (1925-2013) Signed Poster, 1993.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1031A
Sold for:
$86$70

Thatcher, Margaret (1925-2013) Signed Poster, 1993. Large poster printed in black, white, and blue, with a photographic portrait of Thatcher inset in black-and-white, advertising the MSC Wiley More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) Optical Lectures Read in the Publick Schools of the University of Cambridge, Anno Domini, 1669.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) Optical Lectures Read in the Publick Schools of the University of Cambridge, Anno Domini, 1669.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) Optical Lectures Read in the Publick Schools of the University of Cambridge, Anno Domini, 1669. London: Francis Fayram, 1728. First edition, octavo, illustrated with More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Cape Cod.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Cape Cod.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1190B
Sold for:
$135$110

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Cape Cod. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First edition, octavo, with publisher's catalogue dated December 1864; bound in brown bead-grain textured publisher's More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Excursions.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Excursions.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1190C
Sold for:
$431$350

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Excursions. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1863. First edition, octavo, engraved portrait frontispiece with tissue guard, bound in publisher's full greenish blue zigzag 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 ...

Winthrop, John (1588-1649) Three Pamphlet Essays on Astronomical Events.

Winthrop, John (1588-1649) Three Pamphlet Essays on Astronomical Events.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1203
Sold for:
$431$350

Winthrop, John (1588-1649) Three Pamphlet Essays on Astronomical Events. Including: Winthrop's The Lectures on Comets, Read in the Chapel of Harvard-College, Boston: Green & Russell, 1759, octavo, More ...

Prehistoric Banner-Stone

Prehistoric Banner-Stone

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
446
Unsold
 

Prehistoric Banner-Stone, triangular (dual-type), from Missouri, old label reads: "Perry Co, MO, #1672 Banner," lg. 3 3/4, wd. 2 1/2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Vermont; George F. Kunz More ...

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Eight Titles.

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Eight Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$185$150

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Eight Titles. Including five hardcover cloth-bound volumes: Wendingen, Amsterdam: Wijdeveld, [Haarlem: Enschede], 1925, a complete run of all seven issues bound More ...

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Modern Architecture, Being the Kahn Lectures for 1930.

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Modern Architecture, Being the Kahn Lectures for 1930.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$369$300

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Modern Architecture, Being the Kahn Lectures for 1930. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1931. First edition of Wright's first published work, large quarto, More ...

Two Demonstration Newton Scales

Two Demonstration Newton Scales

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Demonstration Newton Scales, both with lacquered brass and chrome-plated body, one marked on scale "Allongement en%-Lecture X Constante," the other "Herz-Kronied Newton Scale/N. 1018." More ...

Abigail Scott Duniway Oregon Equal Suffrage Association Silk Banner

Abigail Scott Duniway Oregon Equal Suffrage Association Silk Banner

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
872
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Abigail Scott Duniway Oregon Equal Suffrage Association Silk Banner, Portland, Oregon, 1912, the deep yellow banner inscribed in watercolor script "Progress!!!/Oregon/Next/Abagail [sic]Scott More ...

Hooper, John (d. 1555) Certeine Comfortable Expositions of the Constant Martyr of Christ, M. Iohn Hooper.

Hooper, John (d. 1555) Certeine Comfortable Expositions of the Constant Martyr of Christ, M. Iohn Hooper.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Hooper, John (d. 1555) Certeine Comfortable Expositions of the Constant Martyr of Christ, M. Iohn Hooper. London: Printed by Henrie Middleton, 1580. First edition, quarto, title printed within More ...

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$74$60

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930. Single leaf of Byrd Antarctic Expedition note paper, to Vincent Astor, with personal notes about lecturing and writing his book, More ...

Science and Medicine, Four Volumes by Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) and Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873).

Science and Medicine, Four Volumes by Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) and Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873).

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1262
Unsold
 

Science and Medicine, Four Volumes by Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) and Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873). Including: Romberg's A Manual of the Nervous Diseases of Man, London: for the More ...

Five Tailoring or Hatmaker's Tools

Five Tailoring or Hatmaker's Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
392
Sold for:
$215$175

Five Tailoring or Hatmaker's Tools, two felt hatter's tools, one with a brass ring, scale, and snips, the other made of wood with a group of brass tightening knobs, a concave-base wood-handled press More ...

Early Bronze-handled Bucket

Early Bronze-handled Bucket

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
395
Unsold
 

Early Bronze-handled Bucket, dia. 12 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

19th Century Skew Channel Plane

19th Century Skew Channel Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
432
Sold for:
$123$100

19th Century Skew Channel Plane, England, 13 3/4-in. pistol grip body, with a 3/4-in. recessed channel in the sole, toe stamped "H. Gonaty." Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Frederick Douglass' Paper

Frederick Douglass' Paper

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Frederick Douglass' Paper, Rochester, New York, Thursday, December 18, 1851, 26 1/2 x 17 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Thomas Hovenden (American, 1840-1895)      Enfant à la Lecture

Thomas Hovenden (American, 1840-1895) Enfant à la Lecture

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Thomas Hovenden (American, 1840-1895) Enfant à la Lecture Signed "THovenden" u.l., titled on a fragmentary printed label affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 8 5/8 x 6 1/4 in. (22.0 x 16.0 More ...

David Yurman Sterling Silver, 18kt Gold, and Onyx Bracelet

David Yurman Sterling Silver, 18kt Gold, and Onyx Bracelet

Auction:
3064T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1044
Sold for:
$277$225

David Yurman Sterling Silver, 18kt Gold, and Onyx Bracelet, signed, lg. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
26
Unsold
 

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930. Single leaf of Byrd Antarctic Expedition note paper, to Vincent Astor, with personal notes about lecturing and writing his book, More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Sentiment Signed.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Sentiment Signed.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Sentiment Signed. Small sheet of graph paper inscribed, "So near is grandeur to our dust, So nigh is God to man, When duty whispers low, Thou must, The 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 ...

Huxley, Thomas Henry (1825-1895) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1873 & 1874.

Huxley, Thomas Henry (1825-1895) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1873 & 1874.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$369$300

Huxley, Thomas Henry (1825-1895) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1873 & 1874. Two laid paper bifolia, each inscribed over all four pages, both addressed to Harvard philosopher and historian and More ...

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Autograph Note Signed, Elmira, New York, [no date].

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Autograph Note Signed, Elmira, New York, [no date].

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Autograph Note Signed, Elmira, New York, [no date]. Single leaf of laid paper, inscribed over one page. To Appleton & Co. publishers, some smudges, old folds, 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 More ...

Brain Science and Physiology, Eight Titles in Ten Volumes.

Brain Science and Physiology, Eight Titles in Ten Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$246$200

Brain Science and Physiology, Eight Titles in Ten Volumes. Including: J. Hughlings Jackson's Lumleian Lectures on Convulsive Seizures, London: British Medical Association, [post-1890], with author's More ...

Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Fergusons Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geo

Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Fergusons Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geo

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$123$100

Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Ferguson's Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geography, Astronomy, and Dialing. Edinburgh: for Bell & Bradfute More ...

Douglass, Frederick (1818-1895) My Bondage and Freedom.

Douglass, Frederick (1818-1895) My Bondage and Freedom.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Douglass, Frederick (1818-1895) My Bondage and Freedom. New York & Auburn: Miller, Orton, & Mulligan, 1855. First edition, octavo, portrait frontispiece, bound in full contemporary cloth, 7 1/2 x 4 More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Fortune of the Republic  , Author's Presentation Copy.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Fortune of the Republic , Author's Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Fortune of the Republic, Author's Presentation Copy. Boston: Osgood, 1879. Octavo, inscribed and initialed on ffep by Emerson to Elizabeth Palmer Peabody More ...