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A New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences; Comprehending all the Branches of Useful Knowledge.

A New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences; Comprehending all the Branches of Useful Knowledge.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
1
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$738$600

A New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences; Comprehending all the Branches of Useful Knowledge. London: for W. Owen, 1763-1764. Second edition, four octavo volumes, illustrated with hundreds More ...

Acts of the Apostles  , Illuminated Manuscript Fragment, Northern France, c. 1250.

Acts of the Apostles , Illuminated Manuscript Fragment, Northern France, c. 1250.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
2
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$11,070$9,000

Acts of the Apostles, Illuminated Manuscript Fragment, Northern France, c. 1250. Large octavo-format, fourteen parchment leaves, text in double column throughout, fifty-one lines per page, in a More ...

Athenaeus of Naucratis (2nd/3rd Century AD) Athenaei Dipnosophistarum sive Coenae Sapientum Libri XV.

Athenaeus of Naucratis (2nd/3rd Century AD) Athenaei Dipnosophistarum sive Coenae Sapientum Libri XV.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
12
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$246$200

Athenaeus of Naucratis (2nd/3rd Century AD) Athenaei Dipnosophistarum sive Coenae Sapientum Libri XV. Basel: Henrich Petrum, Mense Augusto 1556. Octavo, Latin translation of the Greek original, The More ...

Bible, German. Sacra Biblia, das ist Die Gantze Heil. Schrifft Alten und Neuen Testaments, nach der letzten Römischen Sixtiner Edition.

Bible, German. Sacra Biblia, das ist Die Gantze Heil. Schrifft Alten und Neuen Testaments, nach der letzten Römischen Sixtiner Edition.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$338$275

Bible, German. Sacra Biblia, das ist Die Gantze Heil. Schrifft Alten und Neuen Testaments, nach der letzten Römischen Sixtiner Edition. Prague: Rüdiger, 1730. Thick octavo, title page printed in More ...

Bible, Hebrew. Biblia Hebraica  , edited by Johann Heinrich Michaelis (1668-1738)

Bible, Hebrew. Biblia Hebraica , edited by Johann Heinrich Michaelis (1668-1738)

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$369$300

Bible, Hebrew. Biblia Hebraica, edited by Johann Heinrich Michaelis (1668-1738) Halle: Typis & Sumtibus Orphanotrophei, 1720. First edition, thick octavo, title page printed in red and black, More ...

Biblia Latina.

Biblia Latina.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
45
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$1,845$1,500

Biblia Latina. Basel: Johann Froben, 27 June 1491. First octavo, small-format pocket Bible, Froben's first imprint, lacking four preliminary leaves and three blanks, 489 of 496 leaves, text printed More ...

Book of Hours, Latin, Use of Paris, Printed on Parchment and Illuminated, Paris, Early 16th Century.

Book of Hours, Latin, Use of Paris, Printed on Parchment and Illuminated, Paris, Early 16th Century.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
52
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$15,990$13,000

Book of Hours, Latin, Use of Paris, Printed on Parchment and Illuminated, Paris, Early 16th Century. Octavo, printed on vellum throughout, with a border of metal cuts around each page of printed More ...

Breviarium Cartusianum  , [edited by] Conventus Cartusianorum de Padua.

Breviarium Cartusianum , [edited by] Conventus Cartusianorum de Padua.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
54
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$10,455$8,500

Breviarium Cartusianum, [edited by] Conventus Cartusianorum de Padua. Venice: Andreas Torresanus, de Asula, 5 May [1491]. First edition of the Carthusian Breviary, 374 leaves of 376, lacking More ...

Cavalieri, Giovanni Battista (1526-1597) Pontificum Romanorum Effigies.

Cavalieri, Giovanni Battista (1526-1597) Pontificum Romanorum Effigies.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
66
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$861$700

Cavalieri, Giovanni Battista (1526-1597) Pontificum Romanorum Effigies. Rome: Franc. Zanettum, 1580. First edition, octavo, two engraved title pages, twelve preliminary leaves, illustrated with 214 More ...

Charles I, King of England (1600-1649) Reliquiae Sacrae Carolinae the Workes of that Great Monarch and Glorius Martyr King Charles the

Charles I, King of England (1600-1649) Reliquiae Sacrae Carolinae the Workes of that Great Monarch and Glorius Martyr King Charles the

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
68
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$308$250

Charles I, King of England (1600-1649) Reliquiae Sacrae Carolinae the Workes of that Great Monarch and Glorius Martyr King Charles the Ist. both Civil and Sacred. Hague [London]: Printed by Sam: More ...

Der Durchlauchtigen Welt zum Dreyzehndenmahl New Vermehrter und Verbesserter Beschichts-Geschlechts und Mappen Calender auf das Jahr 17

Der Durchlauchtigen Welt zum Dreyzehndenmahl New Vermehrter und Verbesserter Beschichts-Geschlechts und Mappen Calender auf das Jahr 17

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
80
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$172$140

Der Durchlauchtigen Welt zum Dreyzehndenmahl New Vermehrter und Verbesserter Beschichts-Geschlechts und Mappen Calender auf das Jahr 1735. Nuremberg: Christoph Weigels, 1735. Octavo, engraved More ...

Eine Scho[e]ne und Kurzweilige History die dasagt von Zweyen Königs Kindern.

Eine Scho[e]ne und Kurzweilige History die dasagt von Zweyen Königs Kindern.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
90
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$984$800

Eine Scho[e]ne und Kurzweilige History die dasagt von Zweyen Königs Kindern. [Frankfurt am Main: Han?], 1568. Octavo, incomplete at end, title printed in red and black, illustrated with text More ...

Euclid (fl. 300 BC) Elementa Libri XV.   [and] Posteriores Libri Sex.

Euclid (fl. 300 BC) Elementa Libri XV. [and] Posteriores Libri Sex.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
91
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$1,353$1,100

Euclid (fl. 300 BC) Elementa Libri XV. [and] Posteriores Libri Sex. Rome: Vincentium Accoltum, 1574. First edition with the commentary of Christoph C. Clavius [aka Schlussel] (1537-1612), octavo, More ...

Forestiero Illuminato intorno le Cose Piu Rare, e Curiose Antiche, e Moderne, della Citta' di Venezia.

Forestiero Illuminato intorno le Cose Piu Rare, e Curiose Antiche, e Moderne, della Citta' di Venezia.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
95
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$1,169$950

Forestiero Illuminato intorno le Cose Piu Rare, e Curiose Antiche, e Moderne, della Citta' di Venezia. Venice: Giambattista Albrizzi, 1772. Octavo, illustrated with twenty-eight folding engravings More ...

Fremperger, Thomas (15th Century) Historia Translationis Tunicae Jesu Christi.

Fremperger, Thomas (15th Century) Historia Translationis Tunicae Jesu Christi.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
97
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$1,722$1,400

Fremperger, Thomas (15th Century) Historia Translationis Tunicae Jesu Christi. Cologne: Ludwig von Renchen, [after 1500?]. Small octavo, three of four leaves, woodcut on verso of last leaf, rare More ...

Gracián y Morales, Baltasar (1601-1658) The Courtiers Manual Oracle, or the Art of Prudence.

Gracián y Morales, Baltasar (1601-1658) The Courtiers Manual Oracle, or the Art of Prudence.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
106
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$861$700

Gracián y Morales, Baltasar (1601-1658) The Courtiers Manual Oracle, or the Art of Prudence. London: by M. Flesher, for Abel Swalle, 1685. First English edition, a translation of Gracián y More ...

Ittig, Thomas (1643-1710) Bibliotheca Patrum Apostolicorum Graeco-Latina.

Ittig, Thomas (1643-1710) Bibliotheca Patrum Apostolicorum Graeco-Latina.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
130
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$111$90

Ittig, Thomas (1643-1710) Bibliotheca Patrum Apostolicorum Graeco-Latina. Leipzig: Haeredum Lanckisianorum, excudebat Joh. Heinricus Richter, 1699. First edition, thick octavo, title page printed in More ...

Lactantius, Lucius Coelius Firmianus (c. 250-c. 325) Divinarum institutionum Libri septem. De Ira Dei Liber I. De opificio Dei, Liber I

Lactantius, Lucius Coelius Firmianus (c. 250-c. 325) Divinarum institutionum Libri septem. De Ira Dei Liber I. De opificio Dei, Liber I

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
138
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$461$375

Lactantius, Lucius Coelius Firmianus (c. 250-c. 325) Divinarum institutionum Libri septem. De Ira Dei Liber I. De opificio Dei, Liber I. Epitome in Libros suos Liber Acephalos. Phoenix. Carmen de More ...

Livius, Titus (59 BC-17 AD) Historiae Romanae Principis.

Livius, Titus (59 BC-17 AD) Historiae Romanae Principis.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
142
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$461$375

Livius, Titus (59 BC-17 AD) Historiae Romanae Principis. Frankfurt: Hoffmann, 1609. Thick octavo (4 in.) bound in full contemporary blind-tooled alum-tawed German pigskin over wooden boards, with More ...

Manuscript on Parchment, Latin Prayer Book, 15th Century.

Manuscript on Parchment, Latin Prayer Book, 15th Century.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
151
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$13,530$11,000

Manuscript on Parchment, Latin Prayer Book, 15th Century. Octavo-format manuscript of twenty-eight leaves (the last ruled but without text), inscribed in brown and red ink in a large gothic rotunda, More ...

Martin of Cochem (1630 or 1634-1712) Goldener Himmelsschlüssel  , in an Ornate Period Binding with Large Silver Panels.

Martin of Cochem (1630 or 1634-1712) Goldener Himmelsschlüssel , in an Ornate Period Binding with Large Silver Panels.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Martin of Cochem (1630 or 1634-1712) Goldener Himmelsschlüssel, in an Ornate Period Binding with Large Silver Panels. Augsburg: Joseph Wolffischen, 1800. Octavo, title page printed in red and More ...

Missale Dominicanum seu Ordinis Praedicatorum.

Missale Dominicanum seu Ordinis Praedicatorum.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
155
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$7,995$6,500

Missale Dominicanum seu Ordinis Praedicatorum. Venice: Nicolaus de Frankfordia, 1484. Octavo, printed in red and black in two columns throughout in two gothic fonts the smaller of which reportedly More ...

Savonarola, Girolamo (1452-1498) De Simplicitate Vite Christianae.

Savonarola, Girolamo (1452-1498) De Simplicitate Vite Christianae.

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3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
204
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$584$475

Savonarola, Girolamo (1452-1498) De Simplicitate Vite Christianae. Venice: Lazarus Soardum, 1512. Octavo, large woodcut of the scholar at work on title, woodcut of Madonna and Child on verso of last More ...

Schott [aka Scoto], Andreas (1552-1629) & Francesco (1548-1622) Itinerario overo Nova Descrittione de' Viaggi Principali d'Italia.

Schott [aka Scoto], Andreas (1552-1629) & Francesco (1548-1622) Itinerario overo Nova Descrittione de' Viaggi Principali d'Italia.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$123$100

Schott [aka Scoto], Andreas (1552-1629) & Francesco (1548-1622) Itinerario overo Nova Descrittione de' Viaggi Principali d'Italia. Venice: Francesco Bolzetta, 1610. First edition, octavo, three More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-five Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-five Volumes.

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1185
Sold for:
$160$130

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-five Volumes. Two partial octavo-format sets in leather, including six volumes of a Latin edition of the works of Bede, 1844; and nineteen volumes of an undated set More ...

Peary, Rear Admiral Robert Edwin (1856-1920) Autograph Letter Signed, 2 June 1915.

Peary, Rear Admiral Robert Edwin (1856-1920) Autograph Letter Signed, 2 June 1915.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$185$150

Peary, Rear Admiral Robert Edwin (1856-1920) Autograph Letter Signed, 2 June 1915. Folded octavo bifolium inscribed over four pages, a handwritten letter addressed to Ernest Lester Jones More ...

Tudor, William Jr. (1779-1830) Manuscript Archive.

Tudor, William Jr. (1779-1830) Manuscript Archive.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1033
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$3,075$2,500

Tudor, William Jr. (1779-1830) Manuscript Archive. Collection of manuscript material, including the following: octavo-format manuscript from 1799, documenting European tour, including stops in More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, Part Second   ; An Old Fashioned Girl;   [and] Little Men.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, Part Second ; An Old Fashioned Girl; [and] Little Men.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1036B
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Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, Part Second ; An Old Fashioned Girl; [and] Little Men. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1869, 1870, and 1871. First edition of each work, all octavo format in More ...

Alken, Henry (1785-1851) Comparative Field Sports, Shooting, in Middlesex and Elsewhere.

Alken, Henry (1785-1851) Comparative Field Sports, Shooting, in Middlesex and Elsewhere.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$461$375

Alken, Henry (1785-1851) Comparative Field Sports, Shooting, in Middlesex and Elsewhere. London: J. Dickinson, March 1826. Oblong large octavo, printed limp paper wrappers, illustrated with ten More ...

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century.

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$197$160

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century. Including: Our Young Folks. An Illustrated Magazine for Boys and Girls, Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870, More ...