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Eight Gurley Ledgers and Day Books

Eight Gurley Ledgers and Day Books

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Eight Gurley Ledgers and Day Books, a "Suppliers Memo Book" dated 1871; Paul Cook's 1886 "Price List and Supplement to Manual of the Principal Instruments"; Edward W. Arms 1883 memorandum journal; More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Catalogs, Price Lists, and Supplements

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Catalogs, Price Lists, and Supplements

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$1,169$950

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Catalogs, Price Lists, and Supplements, from 1880 through 1905, twenty-three in total. Provenance: The collection of William H. Skerritt. More ...

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) She decides to engage him at his own price as a resident French tutor for her children... Si

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) She decides to engage him at his own price as a resident French tutor for her children... Si

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1123
Sold for:
$246$200

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) "She decides to engage him at his own price as a resident French tutor for her children..." Signed "Orson Lowell" l.r., identified and dated "...1910" in More ...

Isidore Jules Bonheur (French, 1827-1901)      The Steeplechase

Isidore Jules Bonheur (French, 1827-1901) The Steeplechase

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
277
Unsold
 

Isidore Jules Bonheur (French, 1827-1901) The Steeplechase Signed "I. BONHEUR" on the top of the base at the front, incised with the foundry notation "H. Peyrol. F. bt (Paris)" along the back More ...

Melville Price (American, 1920-1970)      Untitled Abstraction from the Maze Series

Melville Price (American, 1920-1970) Untitled Abstraction from the Maze Series

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
464
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Melville Price (American, 1920-1970) Untitled Abstraction from the Maze Series Signed and dated "Melville Price/50" l.r. Oil on Masonite, 16 x 11 1/2 in. (40.6 x 29.2 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup,"

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup,"

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup," c. 1870, a native warrior dressed in blue riding a black horse touching a green-painted warrior on the ground with the end of his bow, crayon on lined More ...

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$246$200

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent. New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First trade edition, octavo, 1961 on title and copyright page with no statement of other printings, bound More ...

Heath, Dave (1931-2016) A Dialogue with Solitude.

Heath, Dave (1931-2016) A Dialogue with Solitude.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1416
Sold for:
$86$70

Heath, Dave (1931-2016) A Dialogue with Solitude. New York: Community Press, Distributed by Horizon Press, 1965. Large quarto, bound in publisher's gray cloth and in a price-clipped dust jacket More ...

Gauguin, Paul (1848-1903) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 8 July 1879.

Gauguin, Paul (1848-1903) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 8 July 1879.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Gauguin, Paul (1848-1903) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 8 July 1879. Folding wove bifolium on A. Bourdon engraved letterhead, with date supplied by hand, inscribed over the single outer leaf More ...

Aaron Copland (1900-1990) The New Music  , Signed by Copland, Walter Piston (1894-1976) and Virgil Thomson (1896-1989).

Aaron Copland (1900-1990) The New Music , Signed by Copland, Walter Piston (1894-1976) and Virgil Thomson (1896-1989).

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$523$425

Aaron Copland (1900-1990) The New Music, Signed by Copland, Walter Piston (1894-1976) and Virgil Thomson (1896-1989). New York: Norton, [1968]. Octavo, later edition in a price-clipped dust jacket, More ...

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles.

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$154$125

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles. Including: Goldfinger, New York: Macmillan, 1959, octavo, bound in publisher's black cloth with original dust jacket (inside flap top corner clipped, $3.00 More ...

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Toreros, with Four Original Lithographs.

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Toreros, with Four Original Lithographs.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Toreros, with Four Original Lithographs. New York: George Braziller [printed in France], 1961. Oblong folio illustrated with four lithographs and additional text More ...

Rand, Ayn (1905-1982) Atlas Shrugged  , First Edition.

Rand, Ayn (1905-1982) Atlas Shrugged , First Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Rand, Ayn (1905-1982) Atlas Shrugged, First Edition. New York: Random House, [1957]. Octavo, stated first printing on copyright page, bound in publisher's full turquoise cloth, in the original dust More ...

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Toms Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Toms Cabin; Autograph Letter Sig

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Toms Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Toms Cabin; Autograph Letter Sig

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Tom's Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin; Autograph Letter Signed, and Receipt for Enslaved People. Boston: John P. Jewett & More ...

Price Artist Prototype Mandolin, 1995

Price Artist Prototype Mandolin, 1995

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Price Artist Prototype Mandolin, 1995, labeled Gary H. Price, Luthier/Model: Artist Prototype/Serial No: 951205/Date: December 30, 1995/P O Box 1115, Jones OK 73049, with TKL case. More ...

Thompson, Hunter S. (1937-2005) Fear and Loathing: on the Campaign Trail '72  , Signed First Edition.

Thompson, Hunter S. (1937-2005) Fear and Loathing: on the Campaign Trail '72 , Signed First Edition.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1468
Sold for:
$431$350

Thompson, Hunter S. (1937-2005) Fear and Loathing: on the Campaign Trail '72, Signed First Edition. San Francisco: Straight Arrow Books, 1973. Stated first printing, signed by Thompson on ffep, More ...

Heath, Dave (1931-2016) A Dialogue with Solitude.

Heath, Dave (1931-2016) A Dialogue with Solitude.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1472
Unsold
 

Heath, Dave (1931-2016) A Dialogue with Solitude. New York: Community Press, Distributed by Horizon Press, 1965. Large quarto, bound in publisher's gray cloth and in a price-clipped dust jacket More ...

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1475
Unsold
 

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent. New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First trade edition, octavo, 1961 on title and copyright page with no statement of other printings, bound More ...

Edward Greene Malbone (Rhode Island, 1777-1807)      Miniature Portrait of John Waters

Edward Greene Malbone (Rhode Island, 1777-1807) Miniature Portrait of John Waters

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
767
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Edward Greene Malbone (Rhode Island, 1777-1807) Miniature Portrait of John Waters Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 in., in an ebonized frame with gilt liner. Condition: Minor More ...

Walnut Carved Slant-lid Desk

Walnut Carved Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
778
Sold for:
$615$500

Walnut Carved Slant-lid Desk, possibly North Carolina, early 19th century, the thumb-molded lid opens to an interior of valanced compartments, shaped drawers, and document drawers flanking a concave More ...

Acoma Pot

Acoma Pot

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Acoma Pot, decorated with brown and white geometric designs, the bottom with label reading: "Guaranteed hand made by/Squaws at the Acoma Indian/Pueblo, New Mexico/Price $6.00/SOUTHWEST ARTS & More ...

Catherine Congdon Needlework Sampler

Catherine Congdon Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Catherine Congdon Needlework Sampler, Newport, Rhode Island, 1773, stitched in worsted wool on a linen background, five lines of alphabet and numbers interspersed with lines of text, people, More ...

F.B. Norton & Co. Printed Illustrated Stoneware Price List

F.B. Norton & Co. Printed Illustrated Stoneware Price List

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1283
Sold for:
$135$110

F.B. Norton & Co. Printed Illustrated Stoneware Price List, Worcester, Massachusetts, c. 1870s, advertising more than a dozen different vessel forms and noting the different sizes in which each is More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Regain'd. A Poem in IV Books. To which is added Samson Agonistes.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Regain'd. A Poem in IV Books. To which is added Samson Agonistes.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Regain'd. A Poem in IV Books. To which is added Samson Agonistes. London: Printed by J.M. for John Starkey at the Mitre in Fleetstreet, near Temple-Bar, 1671. First More ...

The Book of Common Prayer  , in a Royal Binding.

The Book of Common Prayer , in a Royal Binding.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

The Book of Common Prayer, in a Royal Binding. London: Printed by John Baskett, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1735. Large folio, a variant of the only 1735 folio edition described in More ...

Collection of Tribal Art Auction Catalogs

Collection of Tribal Art Auction Catalogs

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1285
Sold for:
$984$800

Collection of Tribal Art Auction Catalogs, eighty-seven mainly Sotheby's and Christie's Tribal Art auctions, dating from the 1960s to the 1990s. More ...

Edison, Thomas A. (1847-1931) Four Typed Letters Signed [Together with] Four Typed Letters Signed by Edisons Secretaries, 20 December

Edison, Thomas A. (1847-1931) Four Typed Letters Signed [Together with] Four Typed Letters Signed by Edisons Secretaries, 20 December

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1018
Unsold
 

Edison, Thomas A. (1847-1931) Four Typed Letters Signed [Together with] Four Typed Letters Signed by Edison's Secretaries, 20 December 1924 to 28 January 1925. All letters addressed to Robert S. More ...

Galveston Cotton Exchange Sketches, 1876.

Galveston Cotton Exchange Sketches, 1876.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1164
Sold for:
$277$225

Galveston Cotton Exchange Sketches, 1876. Galveston, Texas: W. Strickland (at the sign of the Mammoth Book), 1876. Quarto pamphlet, consisting of title, twelve full-page lithographic cartoons More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea.

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1177
Unsold
 

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea. New York: Scribner's, 1952. Octavo, with Scribner's emblem on copyright page, but without the letter "A," Hemingway's name spelled correctly on More ...

Surgical Instruments Catalog and Broadsides.

Surgical Instruments Catalog and Broadsides.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1274
Sold for:
$154$125

Surgical Instruments Catalog and Broadsides. Including: Illustrated Catalogue and Price-List of Surgical Instruments, Electric Batteries, Orthopedic Appliances, etc., etc., Manufactured by George C. More ...