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Needlework Sampler "Paraphrase,"

Needlework Sampler "Paraphrase,"

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1238
Sold for:
$135$110

Needlework Sampler "Paraphrase," Mary McKelvey Killyleagh (d. June 1842), possibly Ireland, worked in silk threads on a fine linen ground, designed as six stanzas of pious verse above the maker's More ...

Cranch, Christopher Pearse (1813-1892), Original Manuscript of the Poem, "In a Library," February 4 & 6, 1879.

Cranch, Christopher Pearse (1813-1892), Original Manuscript of the Poem, "In a Library," February 4 & 6, 1879.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$461$375

Cranch, Christopher Pearse (1813-1892), Original Manuscript of the Poem, "In a Library," February 4 & 6, 1879. Single sheet of laid paper inscribed on one side with the two stanzas of Cranch's poem More ...

Smith, Samuel Francis (1808-1895) My Country 'Tis of Thee  , Autograph Transcription Signed.

Smith, Samuel Francis (1808-1895) My Country 'Tis of Thee , Autograph Transcription Signed.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Smith, Samuel Francis (1808-1895) My Country 'Tis of Thee, Autograph Transcription Signed. Single leaf of wove paper from Buffalo, New York, four stanzas of the song, with Smith's signature at the More ...

Needlework Sampler "Paraphrase,"

Needlework Sampler "Paraphrase,"

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
334
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Needlework Sampler "Paraphrase," Mary McKelvey Killyleagh (d. June 1842), possibly Ireland, worked in silk threads on a fine linen ground, designed as six stanzas of pious verse above the maker's More ...

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) Autograph Fair Copy of the Poem, Fredericksburg.

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) Autograph Fair Copy of the Poem, Fredericksburg.

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1349
Sold for:
$49$40

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) Autograph Fair Copy of the Poem, Fredericksburg. Single leaf of wove paper, inscribed over one page, consisting of the title and two stanzas in the poet's hand in More ...

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) Autograph Fair Copy of the Poem, Fredericksburg.

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) Autograph Fair Copy of the Poem, Fredericksburg.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1005
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Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) Autograph Fair Copy of the Poem, Fredericksburg. Single leaf of wove paper, inscribed over one page, consisting of the title and two stanzas in the poet's hand in More ...

American Broadside, A Short Account of the Troubles that our Fore-Fathers met with to obtain this Land.

American Broadside, A Short Account of the Troubles that our Fore-Fathers met with to obtain this Land.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1005
Sold for:
$861$700

American Broadside, A Short Account of the Troubles that our Fore-Fathers met with to obtain this Land. [No place: no printer, [between 1776 and 1801]. Single leaf of laid paper, broadside printed More ...

Execution Broadsides, Three Examples, London, Mid-19th Century.

Execution Broadsides, Three Examples, London, Mid-19th Century.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Execution Broadsides, Three Examples, London, Mid-19th Century. Life, Trial, Confession & Execution of Catherine Wilson, the Female Poisoner who was executed at Newgate, on Monday, Oct. 20th [1862], More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Broadside Song, Jefferson, Freedom, and Glory!!

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Broadside Song, Jefferson, Freedom, and Glory!!

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Broadside Song, Jefferson, Freedom, and Glory!! United States: [no printer], c. 1801. Single folio sheet, text in two columns, the song itself in twenty numbered More ...

Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (1806-1861) The Island,   Original Holograph Manuscript Leaf, [pre-1838.]

Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (1806-1861) The Island, Original Holograph Manuscript Leaf, [pre-1838.]

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (1806-1861) The Island, Original Holograph Manuscript Leaf, [pre-1838.] One leaf of Barrett Browning's working manuscript, wove paper, inscribed on both sides, More ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Senior (1809-1894) Signed Poetry Transcription, 27 April 1868.

Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Senior (1809-1894) Signed Poetry Transcription, 27 April 1868.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$369$300

Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Senior (1809-1894) Signed Poetry Transcription, 27 April 1868. Single page laid paper inscribed with the first and last two stanzas of "The Boys," three four-line stanzas; More ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Senior (1809-1894) Signed Poetry Transcription, 5 April 1890.

Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Senior (1809-1894) Signed Poetry Transcription, 5 April 1890.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$369$300

Holmes, Oliver Wendell, Senior (1809-1894) Signed Poetry Transcription, 5 April 1890. Single page. Fair copy of the final stanza of Holmes's poem, "The Chambered Nautilus," that begins: Build thee More ...

Needlework Sampler

Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$215$175

Needlework Sampler, Sarah Robinson, early 19th century, worked in silk threads on a linen ground, composed of five rows of letters and numbers divided by various decorative bands, above two stanzas More ...

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Autograph Poem, Signed.

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Autograph Poem, Signed.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
43
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Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Autograph Poem, Signed. One sheet inscribed with six stanzas of his "L'Envoi" to Life's Handicap, varying slightly from the published versions, notably, without the More ...

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Autograph Poem, Signed.

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Autograph Poem, Signed.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
51
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Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Autograph Poem, Signed. One sheet inscribed with six stanzas of his "L'Envoi" to Life's Handicap, varying slightly from the published versions, notably, without the More ...

William Nicholson (British, 1872-1949)      London Types   with Quatorzains by W.E. Henley

William Nicholson (British, 1872-1949) London Types with Quatorzains by W.E. Henley

Auction:
2741M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2014
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$62$50

William Nicholson (British, 1872-1949) London Types with Quatorzains by W.E. Henley. Copyright 1898, William Heinemann, London, published by R.H. Russell, New York. Containing twelve color More ...

Miniature Classical Birch and Cherry and Mahogany Veneer Chest of Drawers

Miniature Classical Birch and Cherry and Mahogany Veneer Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
481
Sold for:
$540$450

Miniature Classical Birch and Cherry and Mahogany Veneer Chest of Drawers, probably Massachusetts, c. 1825, the scrolled backboard above a case with projecting drawer over three drawers flanked by More ...

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882)

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$474$400

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882), Autograph quotation signed, one page, dated July 24, 1851, the seventh stanza from the poem A Psalm of Life, 3 5/8 by 6 1/2 in., framed with a view from his More ...

Whittier, John Greenleaf (1807-1892)

Whittier, John Greenleaf (1807-1892)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$178$150

Whittier, John Greenleaf (1807-1892), Autograph quotation signed, one page, undated, five stanza poem "My Triumph", framed with etching, sight 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 in., (apparently good, not examined out More ...

Le Gallienne, Richard (1866-1947)

Le Gallienne, Richard (1866-1947)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$356$300

Le Gallienne, Richard (1866-1947), Autograph manuscript poem signed, one page, c. January 19, 1909, entitled "For the Birthday of Edgar Allen Poe", two stanzas, framed with portraits, sight 9 1/4 x More ...

Smith, Samuel F. (1808-1895)

Smith, Samuel F. (1808-1895)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Smith, Samuel F. (1808-1895), Signed autograph transcript of his hymn America, dated December 2, 1891, two pages, complete four stanzas, matted and framed, sheet size 7 x 4 in., (toned, lightly More ...

Dreiser, Theodore (1871-1945)

Dreiser, Theodore (1871-1945)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$770$650

Dreiser, Theodore (1871-1945), Six articles: autograph sentiment signed, one page, two four-line stanzas from The Voyage, 10 7/8 by 8 3/8 in.; autograph letter signed, November 6, 1929, one page, to More ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell (1809-1894)

Holmes, Oliver Wendell (1809-1894)

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2008
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$711$600

Holmes, Oliver Wendell (1809-1894), five articles; signed carte de visite with autograph note and holograph envelope to Rev. William Channing; autograph letter signed, March 17, 1873, one page, More ...

Bates, Katherine Lee (1859-1929)

Bates, Katherine Lee (1859-1929)

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2008
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$385$325

Bates, Katherine Lee (1859-1929), Seven articles; autograph letter signed, March 21, 1923, two pages, to Leighton Rollins, critiquing two poems; autograph note signed, January 6, 1928, to Leighton More ...

Bates, Katherine Lee (1859-1929)

Bates, Katherine Lee (1859-1929)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
11
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Bates, Katherine Lee (1859-1929), Seven articles; autograph letter signed, March 21, 1923, two pages, to Leighton Rollins, critiquing two poems; autograph note signed, January 6, 1928, to Leighton More ...

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1898)

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1898)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$588$500

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1898), Two autograph sentiments signed, first A Song for New Year's Eve, dated December 31, 1856, six stanzas, two pages; second begins "As the long train of ages glide More ...

(Autograph Album, 19th century)

(Autograph Album, 19th century)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$12,925$11,000

(Autograph Album, 19th century), Fine bound autograph album compiled by Alfred A. Post, including Abraham Lincoln inscribed at foot edge "written at Washington, D.C. Aug. 17th, 1863"; Ulysses S. More ...

Bates, Katherine Lee (1859-1929)

Bates, Katherine Lee (1859-1929)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
85
Unsold
 

Bates, Katherine Lee (1859-1929), Seven articles; autograph letter signed, March 21, 1923, two pages, to Leighton Rollins, critiquing two poems; autograph note signed, January 6, 1928, to Leighton More ...

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1818)

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1818)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$206$175

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1818), Autograph sentiment signed, January 10th, 1873, one page, a stanza from his 1837 poem The Battle-field, framed with portrait. More ...

(English Authors)

(English Authors)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$8,225$7,000

(English Authors), Bound collection of autograph letters signed, comprising; Lover, Samuel, two letters, one Feb. 24, two pages, to the Editor of the Atheneum; Hume, David, June 17th, 1764, one More ...