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Loder, Sir Edmund (1849-1920) Album of Photographs, 1880s.

Loder, Sir Edmund (1849-1920) Album of Photographs, 1880s.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
188
Unsold
 

Loder, Sir Edmund (1849-1920) Album of Photographs, 1880s. Large folio-format photographic album containing approximately 205 albumen prints, ranging in size from 3 x 4 in. to 9 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. More ...

Grand Jubilee! A Nation Born in a Day. 800,000 Slaves Liberated, the Twenty-fifth Anniversary of British West India Emancipation.

Grand Jubilee! A Nation Born in a Day. 800,000 Slaves Liberated, the Twenty-fifth Anniversary of British West India Emancipation.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1321
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Grand Jubilee! A Nation Born in a Day. 800,000 Slaves Liberated, the Twenty-fifth Anniversary of British West India Emancipation. Old Colony Railroad broadside printed in wood type, large format, More ...

Arkham House Imprints, Mid-20th Century, Thirty Titles.

Arkham House Imprints, Mid-20th Century, Thirty Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
149
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Arkham House Imprints, Mid-20th Century, Thirty Titles. Including: Asquith's This Mortal Coil; Blackwood's The Doll; Bishop's The Curse of Yig; Bloch's The Opener of the Way; Bloch's Pleasant More ...

Phillips, Catharine (1727-1794) Reasons Why the People Called Quakers Cannot so Fully Unite with the Methodists, in their Missions to t

Phillips, Catharine (1727-1794) Reasons Why the People Called Quakers Cannot so Fully Unite with the Methodists, in their Missions to t

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1358
Sold for:
$172$140

Phillips, Catharine (1727-1794) Reasons Why the People Called Quakers Cannot so Fully Unite with the Methodists, in their Missions to the Negroes in the West India Islands and Africa. London: James More ...

Roberts, David (1796-1864) Five Folio Prints from The Holy Land; and Three Folio Aquatints from Thomas Daniells (1749-1840) Antiquitie

Roberts, David (1796-1864) Five Folio Prints from The Holy Land; and Three Folio Aquatints from Thomas Daniells (1749-1840) Antiquitie

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
495
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Roberts, David (1796-1864) Five Folio Prints from The Holy Land; and Three Folio Aquatints from Thomas Daniell's (1749-1840) Antiquities of India. Tinted lithographs with some hand-coloring, More ...

United States. Mitchells New National Map, Exhibiting the United States, with the North American British Provinces, Sandwich Islands,

United States. Mitchells New National Map, Exhibiting the United States, with the North American British Provinces, Sandwich Islands,

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$738$600

United States. Mitchell's New National Map, Exhibiting the United States, with the North American British Provinces, Sandwich Islands, Mexico and Central America, together with Cuba and other West More ...

Observations on the Conduct of Great Britain, with Regard to the Negociations and other Transactions Abroad.

Observations on the Conduct of Great Britain, with Regard to the Negociations and other Transactions Abroad.

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1159
Sold for:
$492$400

Observations on the Conduct of Great Britain, with Regard to the Negociations and other Transactions Abroad. London: printed and sold by J. Roberts, 1729. Octavo pamphlet, 61 pages, with the final More ...

Cornwallis, Charles Marquis (1738-1805) and John Langdon (1741-1819) Two Signed Documents.

Cornwallis, Charles Marquis (1738-1805) and John Langdon (1741-1819) Two Signed Documents.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$523$425

Cornwallis, Charles Marquis (1738-1805) and John Langdon (1741-1819) Two Signed Documents. The Cornwallis note a postcard, addressed to Robin Lawless (1724-1806), assistant at the London bookselling More ...

Large Brass Equinoctial Sundial

Large Brass Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$246$200

Large Brass Equinoctial Sundial, 20th century, made in India, compass rose with dual bubble levels sunk under glazed window, 8 1/2-in. hinged dial engraved "West London," with gnomon, latitude arc More ...

Shackleton, Ernest (1874-1922) Autograph Poem Signed, 12 November 1907, Two Ways

Shackleton, Ernest (1874-1922) Autograph Poem Signed, 12 November 1907, Two Ways

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Shackleton, Ernest (1874-1922) Autograph Poem Signed, 12 November 1907, Two Ways. One page, twenty-four lines, signed by Shackleton on the S.S. India, in black ink on cream-colored wove paper, More ...

The English Pilot. Describing the West India Navigation from Hudsons Bay to the River Amazones. Particularly Delineating the Coasts, C

The English Pilot. Describing the West India Navigation from Hudsons Bay to the River Amazones. Particularly Delineating the Coasts, C

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
466
Sold for:
$14,400$12,000

The English Pilot. Describing the West India Navigation from Hudson's Bay to the River Amazones. Particularly Delineating the Coasts, Capes, Headlands, Rivers, Bays, Roads, Havens, Harbours, More ...

The English Pilot. Describing the West India Navigation from Hudsons Bay to the River Amazones. Particularly Delineating the Coasts, C

The English Pilot. Describing the West India Navigation from Hudsons Bay to the River Amazones. Particularly Delineating the Coasts, C

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
694
Unsold
 

The English Pilot. Describing the West India Navigation from Hudson's Bay to the River Amazones. Particularly Delineating the Coasts, Capes, Headlands, Rivers, Bays, Roads, Havens, Harbours, More ...

Two Brass Telescoping Spyglasses

Two Brass Telescoping Spyglasses

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2012
Lot:
700
Sold for:
$356$300

Two Brass Telescoping Spyglasses, the larger a single-draw spyglass with canvas cover, dust cap and slide, and engraved inscription "Moon Jun'r/West India Rd. London/Imp'd Navy"; the smaller a More ...

(Maps and Charts, North America)

(Maps and Charts, North America)

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2012
Lot:
1218
Sold for:
$267$225

(Maps and Charts, North America), Monk's New American Map. Exhibiting the larger portion of North America Embracing the United States and Territories, Mexico, and Central America, including the West More ...

George III, King of England (1738-1820)

George III, King of England (1738-1820)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$184$150

George III, King of England (1738-1820), Signed document, one page, June 9th, 1804, on vellum, appointment of Duncan Emerson as Ensign in the seventh West India Regiment, with seal intact, folio, 9 More ...

(Travel and Exploration, India), Stein, Aurel

(Travel and Exploration, India), Stein, Aurel

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
725
Sold for:
$278$235

(Travel and Exploration, India), Stein, Aurel, On Alexander's Track to the Indus. Personal Narrative of Explorations on the North-west Frontier of India, London: Macmillan & Company, 1929, first More ...

(Maps and Charts, West Indies)

(Maps and Charts, West Indies)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
917
Sold for:
$385$325

(Maps and Charts, West Indies), Delarochette, L. S. d'Arcy, A General Chart of the West India Islands..., London: William Faden, September 22, 1796, with hand-colored borders, double page folio, More ...

(Maps and Charts, North America)

(Maps and Charts, North America)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
928
Unsold
 

(Maps and Charts, North America), Monk's New American Map. Exhibiting the larger portion of North America Embracing the United States and Territories, Mexico, and Central America, including the West More ...

George III, King of England (1738-1820)

George III, King of England (1738-1820)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$474$400

George III, King of England (1738-1820), Signed document, December 3rd, 1805, one page, on vellum, as King of England, appointment of James Breseford as Assistant Surgeon in the First West India More ...

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton, the terrestrial with circular cartouche (part of text missing) Newton's New and Improved Terrestrial Globe, On Which the Most Recent Discoveries Are More ...

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
336
Unsold
 

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton, the terrestrial with circular cartouche (part of text missing) Newton's New and Improved Terrestrial Globe, On Which the Most Recent Discoveries Are More ...

Satish Gujral  (Indian, b. 1929)      Days of Glory

Satish Gujral (Indian, b. 1929) Days of Glory

Auction:
2446
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 06, 2009
Lot:
749
Sold for:
$22,515$19,000

Satish Gujral (Indian, b. 1929) Days of Glory Signed in Urdu l.r. Oil on Masonite, 40 1/2 x 36 in. (102.9 x 91.4 cm), framed. Condition: Minor surface grime and abrasions, tacking nails to More ...

Mahal Carpet

Mahal Carpet

Auction:
2424
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2008
Lot:
596
Sold for:
$237$200

Mahal Carpet, West Persia, 20th century, 17 ft. x 10 ft. 8 in. More ...

Mahal Carpet

Mahal Carpet

Auction:
2410
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2008
Lot:
675
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Mahal Carpet, West Persia, 20th century, 11 ft. 6 in. x 9 ft. 3 in. More ...

Size 9 Tete Jumeau Bebe "Violet" with Wardrobe

Size 9 Tete Jumeau Bebe "Violet" with Wardrobe

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
648
Sold for:
$11,163$9,500

Size 9 Tete Jumeau Bebe "Violet" with Wardrobe, stamped in red Depose Tete Jumeau, Bte. S.G.D.G. 9, with accented closed mouth, large fixed brown paperweight eyes, arched multi-stroke brows, pierced More ...

1857 Addison County, Vermont   Hand-colored Lithograph Wall Map and 1853

1857 Addison County, Vermont Hand-colored Lithograph Wall Map and 1853

Auction:
2381
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 18, 2007
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$382$325

1857 Addison County, Vermont Hand-colored Lithograph Wall Map and 1853 New Map of that Portion of North America, Exhibiting the United States and Territories, the Canadas, New Brunswick, Nova More ...

Mahal Carpet

Mahal Carpet

Auction:
2364
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2007
Lot:
596
Sold for:
$382$325

Mahal Carpet, West Persia, 20th century, 11 ft. 5 in. x 8 ft. 10 in. More ...

Mahal Sampler

Mahal Sampler

Auction:
2362
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - May 12, 2007
Lot:
202
Unsold
 

Mahal Sampler, West Persia, late 19th century, (even wear to center, small corner gouges), 2 ft. 6 in. x 2 ft. 6 in. More ...

Four Ivory Vaccinating Knives

Four Ivory Vaccinating Knives

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$382$325

Four Ivory Vaccinating Knives, early 19th century, a pocket smallpox vaccinator with two sets of folding inoculating needles of three blades each; a two-blade vaccinator with carved cross-hatched More ...

(Atlas, Nautical)

(Atlas, Nautical)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
545
Sold for:
$21,150$18,000

(Atlas, Nautical), Speer, Joseph Smith, The West-India Pilot, London: sold by S. Hooper, 1771, second edition, original calf, with twenty-six engraved maps detailing harbors, ports and anchorage More ...