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Description de LEgypte our Recueil des Observations et des Recherches qui on ete Faites en Egypte pendant lExpedition de lArmee Fran

Description de LEgypte our Recueil des Observations et des Recherches qui on ete Faites en Egypte pendant lExpedition de lArmee Fran

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Description de L'Egypte our Recueil des Observations et des Recherches qui on ete Faites en Egypte pendant l'Expedition de l'Armee Francaise. Paris: Panckoucke, 1820-1826. Second edition, six More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ten Folio Quadruped Prints.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ten Folio Quadruped Prints.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1228
Sold for:
$246$200

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ten Folio Quadruped Prints. Including: the Moose Deer (Plate LXXVI); Canada Pouched Rat; Parry's Marmot Squirrel; Says Least Shrew; Brewer's Shrew Mole; Annulated More ...

Chorrera Stirrup Vessel

Chorrera Stirrup Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
14
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Chorrera Stirrup Vessel, c. 1200-500 BC, single-ridged stirrup-spout grayware vessel depicting a rodent atop an irregular half sphere cherimoya fruit base, the rodent holds its front legs up to its More ...

Estienne, Henri (1531-1598) Comicorum Graecorum Sententiae.

Estienne, Henri (1531-1598) Comicorum Graecorum Sententiae.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1155
Sold for:
$234$190

Estienne, Henri (1531-1598) Comicorum Graecorum Sententiae. [Geneva]: Stephanus, 1569. First edition, 24mo, one of Estienne's smallest books, text printed in Greek and Latin, all blanks present, More ...

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique.

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1249
Sold for:
$338$275

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique. Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1888. Quarto edition in six volumes, illustrated with hundreds of brightly colored lithographs throughout, individual plates 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 ...

Cheyenne Porcupine Hairbrush

Cheyenne Porcupine Hairbrush

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$677$550

Cheyenne Porcupine Hairbrush, c. 1880s, a porcupine tail with wood rod inserted to give body to the brush, decorated on one side in an abstract beaded design, lg. 10 in. More ...

Liberotti Impronte. Twelve Volumes.

Liberotti Impronte. Twelve Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Liberotti Impronte. Twelve Volumes. [Rome: Incisore di Camei Roma], c. 1820. Octavo-format book-shaped cases mounted with 332 (of 333) plaster medallions in relief, the twelve boxes double-sided and More ...

Scarpa, Antonio (1752-1832) Atlante di Tutte le Opere.

Scarpa, Antonio (1752-1832) Atlante di Tutte le Opere.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$431$350

Scarpa, Antonio (1752-1832) Atlante di Tutte le Opere. Florence: Tipografia e Calcografia della Speranza, 1836. Folio, title page supplied in pen facsimile, illustrated with fifty-two numbered More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Pouched Jerboa Mouse   [and] Canada Pouched Rat,   Plate CXXX

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Pouched Jerboa Mouse [and] Canada Pouched Rat, Plate CXXX

Auction:
3008T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 26, 2017
Lot:
1517
Sold for:
$135$110

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Pouched Jerboa Mouse [and] Canada Pouched Rat, Plate CXXX. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen, 1847 and 1844. Two More ...

Pearlware Figure of an Exotic Animal

Pearlware Figure of an Exotic Animal

Auction:
2920M
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 15, 2016
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Pearlware Figure of an Exotic Animal, England, c. 1790-1800, possibly Staffordshire, press-molded rodent-type body seated on an ovoid mound, underglaze decorated in polychrome enamels, lg. 3 1/8 More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Mole-shaped Pouched Rat,   Plate CX.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Mole-shaped Pouched Rat, Plate CX.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$98$80

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Mole-shaped Pouched Rat, Plate CX. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen, 1847. Hand-colored lithograph, imperial folio, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Pouched Jerboa Mouse   [and] Canada Pouched Rat,   Plate CXXX

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Pouched Jerboa Mouse [and] Canada Pouched Rat, Plate CXXX

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
360
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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Pouched Jerboa Mouse [and] Canada Pouched Rat, Plate CXXX. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen, 1847 and 1844. Two More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Manuscript School Paper, Harvard, [pre-1880].

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Manuscript School Paper, Harvard, [pre-1880].

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Manuscript School Paper, Harvard, [pre-1880]. Two folded sheets of lined paper, titled and signed on the outermost, the text taking up four pages, signed More ...

Raimundus Sabundus (1385-1436) Theologia naturalis sive liber creatura[rum] specialter de homine & de natura.

Raimundus Sabundus (1385-1436) Theologia naturalis sive liber creatura[rum] specialter de homine & de natura.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Raimundus Sabundus (1385-1436) Theologia naturalis sive liber creatura[rum] specialter de homine & de natura. Nuremberg: Koberger, 23 September 1502. Small folio, printed in black letter, two More ...

Baule Carved Wood Stool

Baule Carved Wood Stool

Auction:
2745B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 06, 2014
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$923$750

Baule Carved Wood Stool, depicting a stylized lion eating a large rodent (?), varnished surface, lg. 16 1/2 x ht. 9 1/2 in. Provenance: The Ezekial Schloss Collection. Note: Also see Robins More ...

Literature, 18th-19th Centuries, Fifteen Volumes.

Literature, 18th-19th Centuries, Fifteen Volumes.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$677$550

Literature, 18th-19th Centuries, Fifteen Volumes. Fanny Burney's (1752-1840) Cecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress, London: for Payne and Cadell, 1782, first edition, five 12mo volumes, in More ...

Mao Tse-Tung (1893-1976) Mao Zhu Xi Yu Lu [Quotations of Chairman Mao]

Mao Tse-Tung (1893-1976) Mao Zhu Xi Yu Lu [Quotations of Chairman Mao]

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
197
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Mao Tse-Tung (1893-1976) Mao Zhu Xi Yu Lu [Quotations of Chairman Mao]. Early Editions and Related Titles, 1964-1970. First uncorrected edition [May, 1964] with the typographical errors on pages More ...

Newton, Isaac (1642-1727) Opuscula Mathematica, Philosophica, et Philologica

Newton, Isaac (1642-1727) Opuscula Mathematica, Philosophica, et Philologica

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$960$800

Newton, Isaac (1642-1727) Opuscula Mathematica, Philosophica, et Philologica. Lausanne & Geneva, 1744. Three quarto volumes, edited by Jean Castillon [aka Giovanni Salvemini] (1704-1791) More ...

Science, Mathematics, and Philosophy, Four Volumes, 1650-1803.

Science, Mathematics, and Philosophy, Four Volumes, 1650-1803.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$960$800

Science, Mathematics, and Philosophy, Four Volumes, 1650-1803. Rene Descartes's (1596-1650) Principia Philosopiae [and] Specimina Philosophiae: seu Dissertatio de Methodo, Amsterdam: Elzevir, 1650, More ...

Ivory Netsuke of a Rodent

Ivory Netsuke of a Rodent

Auction:
2678B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 12, 2013
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$615$500

Ivory Netsuke of a Rodent, Japan, 18th/19th century, sitting with its tail in its mouth, the ivory with stained and incised details, signed "Okatori" to base, lg. 2 in. More ...

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Document on Parchment.   8 November 1782.

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Document on Parchment. 8 November 1782.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$780$650

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Document on Parchment. 8 November 1782. One page, on parchment, in brown and red ink, signed as Massachusetts Governor, appointing Joshua Wetherle Captain More ...

Sénac, Jean-Baptiste de (1693–1770) Traité de la Structure du Coeur

Sénac, Jean-Baptiste de (1693–1770) Traité de la Structure du Coeur

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
313
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Sénac, Jean-Baptiste de (1693–1770) Traité de la Structure du Coeur. Paris: Vincent, 1749. Two quarto volumes, seventeen folding plates at the end of volume one, signature G bound in the wrong More ...

New York City. Ensigns & Thayer, A Map of the City and County of New York

New York City. Ensigns & Thayer, A Map of the City and County of New York

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
455
Sold for:
$390$325

New York City. Ensigns & Thayer, A Map of the City and County of New York. New York: Ensigns & Thayer, 1849. 12mo, including twenty-eight page typographical street directory, single leaf of ads, More ...

Wonderground Map of London. MacDonald Gill (1884-1947)

Wonderground Map of London. MacDonald Gill (1884-1947)

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$1,680$1,400

Wonderground Map of London. MacDonald Gill (1884-1947) London: Westminster Press, 1914. Housed in the original publisher's brightly printed envelope, priced, "two shillings & six pence net," and More ...

Studer, Jacob Henry (1840-1904) Birds of North America

Studer, Jacob Henry (1840-1904) Birds of North America

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
155
Sold for:
$150$150

Studer, Jacob Henry (1840-1904) Birds of North America. New York: The Natural Science Association of America, 1895. Folio, illustrated with 119 chromolithographic color plates of birds, More ...

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Document on Parchment.   8 November 1782.

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Document on Parchment. 8 November 1782.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
43
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Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Document on Parchment. 8 November 1782. One page, on parchment, in brown and red ink, signed as Massachusetts Governor, appointing Joshua Wetherle Captain More ...

Newspapers, Revolutionary War: The American Journal and General Advertiser

Newspapers, Revolutionary War: The American Journal and General Advertiser

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$5,400$4,500

Newspapers, Revolutionary War: The American Journal and General Advertiser. Providence: Southwick and Wheeler, March 18, 1779-December 30, 1779. Forty-one issues, lacking only one: volume I, numbers More ...

Newspapers: Providence Gazette and Country Journal

Newspapers: Providence Gazette and Country Journal

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
424
Sold for:
$2,400$2,000

Newspapers: Providence Gazette and Country Journal. Approximately one hundred weekly issues from January 4, 1772 to December 26, 1772 and January 16, 1773 to December 11, 1773, some stains, losses More ...

Studer, Jacob Henry (1840-1904) Birds of North America

Studer, Jacob Henry (1840-1904) Birds of North America

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1041
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Studer, Jacob Henry (1840-1904) Birds of North America. New York: The Natural Science Association of America, 1895. Folio, illustrated with 119 chromolithographic color plates of birds, More ...