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Autograph Album, 1860s-1880s.

Autograph Album, 1860s-1880s.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Autograph Album, 1860s-1880s. Octavo, printed by Lippincott in Philadelphia, containing autographs, signed cards, clipped signatures, and a few letters, approximately 100 in total, including: John More ...

Ahmad ibn Arabshah (1389-1450) Ajaib al-Maqdur fi Nawaib al-Taymur: The Wonders of Destiny of the Ravages of Timur, 1292 AH [1875 CE]

Ahmad ibn Arabshah (1389-1450) Ajaib al-Maqdur fi Nawaib al-Taymur: The Wonders of Destiny of the Ravages of Timur, 1292 AH [1875 CE]

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
130
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$3,198$2,600

Ahmad ibn Arabshah (1389-1450) Aja'ib al-Maqdur fi Nawa'ib al-Taymur: The Wonders of Destiny of the Ravages of Timur, 1292 AH [1875 CE]. Folio, manuscript on paper, single column, black and red ink, More ...

Al-Murtada Muhammad (891?-922) Minhaj al Najat.

Al-Murtada Muhammad (891?-922) Minhaj al Najat.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
131
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$677$550

Al-Murtada Muhammad (891?-922) Minhaj al Najat. 1195 AH [1781 CE]. Arabic manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 48 leaves, 22 lines per page, text written in nasta'liq script in black ink, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Persian Commentary.

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Persian Commentary.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$861$700

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Persian Commentary. 935 AH [1529 CE]. Small format manuscript on paper, 18 leaves, 12 lines per page, title and facing leaf elaborately decorated in gold, blue, and More ...

Arabic Manuscript, Shia Prayerbook.

Arabic Manuscript, Shia Prayerbook.

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3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
148
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$1,107$900

Arabic Manuscript, Shia Prayerbook. 1159 AH [1746 CE]. Small format Arabic manuscript in a minute naskh script, in black ink, 78 leaves, 20 lines per page, title page with decorative gilt cartouche More ...

Aurelius Prudentius Clemens (348-c. 413) Opera.

Aurelius Prudentius Clemens (348-c. 413) Opera.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
154
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$338$275

Aurelius Prudentius Clemens (348-c. 413) Opera. Amsterdam: Caesius, 1625. 24mo, engraved title, pages ruled in red throughout, bound in full contemporary russet morocco, tooled in gilt, a.e.g., an More ...

Bahaal-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Tadhkira, Shir va Shikar, Nan va Halva, [bound with a work by] Muhammad Ali ibn Ma

Bahaal-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Tadhkira, Shir va Shikar, Nan va Halva, [bound with a work by] Muhammad Ali ibn Ma

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
158
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$615$500

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Tadhkira, Shir va Shikar, Nan va Halva, [bound with a work by] Muhammad Ali ibn Malik Hasan. 1127 AH [1715 CE] and 1134 AH [1722 CE]. Three works More ...

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism.

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
159
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$1,230$1,000

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism. [17th c. CE?]. Arabic manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 75 leaves, 14 lines per page, text written in More ...

Baha-al-din-al Amili (1547-1621) Thirteen Epistles  , 1099 AH [1688 CE].

Baha-al-din-al Amili (1547-1621) Thirteen Epistles , 1099 AH [1688 CE].

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
160
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$984$800

Baha-al-din-al Amili (1547-1621) Thirteen Epistles, 1099 AH [1688 CE]. Arabic manuscript on paper, octavo format, text in single column, black ink, with the occasional use of red, diagrams in the More ...

Bailey, John (1644-1697) Man's Chief End to Glorifie God, or Some Brief Sermon-Notes on I Cor. 10 31.

Bailey, John (1644-1697) Man's Chief End to Glorifie God, or Some Brief Sermon-Notes on I Cor. 10 31.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
162
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$2,829$2,300

Bailey, John (1644-1697) Man's Chief End to Glorifie God, or Some Brief Sermon-Notes on I Cor. 10 31. Boston: Printed by Samuel Green, to be sold by Richard Wilkins, 1689. First and only edition, More ...

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature.

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
166
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$5,843$4,750

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature. Philadelphia: M. Carey & Sons, 1821-1823. First edition, three large quarto More ...

Baskin, Leonard (1922-2000) Laus Pictorum, Portraits of Nineteenth Century Artists.

Baskin, Leonard (1922-2000) Laus Pictorum, Portraits of Nineteenth Century Artists.

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3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
167
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$738$600

Baskin, Leonard (1922-2000) Laus Pictorum, Portraits of Nineteenth Century Artists. Northampton: Gehenna Press, 1969. First, limited edition, copy number xxi of c, illustrated with fifteen More ...

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Bible, English, The Geneva Version. London: Barkar, 1576. Small folio, lacking title page, three preliminary leaves, the first leaf of Genesis, and most of Hhh3 (title, first page of Genesis, and More ...

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
181
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$2,337$1,900

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by Wilson. Philadelphia: Published by Mitchell; sold by Finley; More ...

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by Wilson. Philadelphia: Published by Mitchell; sold by Finley; More ...

Botany, Five Titles in Ten Volumes

Botany, Five Titles in Ten Volumes

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
185
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$523$425

Botany, Five Titles in Ten Volumes, Including: Thomas Green's Universal Herbal; or, Botanical, Medical, and Agricultural Dictionary, Liverpool: Nuttall, Fisher, & Co., 1816, [and] London: the Caxton More ...

Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains.

Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
201
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$1,230$1,000

Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains. New York: for Morgan by the De Vinne Press, 1904. Octavo, illustrated with colored prints throughout, bound in full olive morocco with More ...

Codex Ixtlilxochitl: Codice Mariano Fernandez Echeverria y Veytia.

Codex Ixtlilxochitl: Codice Mariano Fernandez Echeverria y Veytia.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
209
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$984$800

Codex Ixtlilxochitl: Codice Mariano Fernandez Echeverria y Veytia. Mexico: Libreria Anticuaria, Guillermo M. Echaniz, [c. 1937]. Folio, first, limited edition, copy number 20 of 25 copies, More ...

Conan Doyle, Sir Arthur (1859-1930) Micah Clarke  , Signed Copy.

Conan Doyle, Sir Arthur (1859-1930) Micah Clarke , Signed Copy.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
219
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$1,353$1,100

Conan Doyle, Sir Arthur (1859-1930) Micah Clarke, Signed Copy. London: Longmans, Green, & Co., 1889. First edition of Conan Doyle's first book, "Arthur Conan Doyle, May/22," ex libris Vincent More ...

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Biblia Sacra  , Luxus Edition.

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Biblia Sacra , Luxus Edition.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
230
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$5,843$4,750

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Biblia Sacra, Luxus Edition. Milan: Rizzoli, 1967. Five large folio volumes, limited edition, copy number 26 of 1,499 of the Luxus edition, each volume bound in full More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Anatole France (1844-1924) Works  , Autograph Edition, Signed by France, with Original Watercolors.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Anatole France (1844-1924) Works , Autograph Edition, Signed by France, with Original Watercolors.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
243
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$738$600

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Anatole France (1844-1924) Works, Autograph Edition, Signed by France, with Original Watercolors. New York: Gabriel Wells, 1924. Thirty octavo volumes bound in full More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Approximately Fifty Volumes in Red Morocco.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Approximately Fifty Volumes in Red Morocco.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
244
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$615$500

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Approximately Fifty Volumes in Red Morocco. Groups of sets, most incomplete, large octavo format, all with red leather spines tooled and lettered in gold. (50) More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) The Complete Writings  , Large Paper Edition.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) The Complete Writings , Large Paper Edition.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
247
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$523$425

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) The Complete Writings, Large Paper Edition. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1900. Twenty-four octavo volumes, illustrated with frontispieces in More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Washington Irving (1783-1859) Works  , Author's Autograph Edition.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Washington Irving (1783-1859) Works , Author's Autograph Edition.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
250
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$1,476$1,200

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Washington Irving (1783-1859) Works, Author's Autograph Edition. New York & London: Putnam's, 1895-1897. Forty octavo volumes uniformly bound in full dark green morocco by More ...

Decorative Bindings, Two Sets, Approximately Thirty-six Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Two Sets, Approximately Thirty-six Volumes.

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3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
253
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Decorative Bindings, Two Sets, Approximately Thirty-six Volumes. Including a set of Ruskin's Works, Chicago & New York: Belford, Clarke, & Co., [no date], in twenty-four octavo volumes, in half More ...

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) The Personal History of David Copperfield  , with Hand-colored Illustrations.

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) The Personal History of David Copperfield , with Hand-colored Illustrations.

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3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
258
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$1,046$850

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) The Personal History of David Copperfield, with Hand-colored Illustrations. London: Bradbury & Evans, 1850. First edition in book form, octavo, bound in half green More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Works  , Autograph Centenary Edition.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Works , Autograph Centenary Edition.

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3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
275
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$1,046$850

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Works, Autograph Centenary Edition. Cambridge: Riverside, 1903. Six octavo volumes (of twenty-two) uniformly bound in half green morocco, gilt spines, with a More ...

Fine Press, Limited Edition, Historic Facsimiles, Eleven Titles and One Broadside.

Fine Press, Limited Edition, Historic Facsimiles, Eleven Titles and One Broadside.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$123$100

Fine Press, Limited Edition, Historic Facsimiles, Eleven Titles and One Broadside. Including: Marion Mills Miller's The Greek Idyls, Lexington, Kentucky: Maxwelton, Co., 1926, numbered copy signed More ...

Fore-edge Painting of a Hunting Scene.

Fore-edge Painting of a Hunting Scene.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
293
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$277$225

Fore-edge Painting of a Hunting Scene. Three mounted horseman garbed in red jackets ride across a moor toward a river, the scene painted on Thomas Campbell's Specimens of the British Poets, London: More ...

Fore-edge Painting of Lansdowne House.

Fore-edge Painting of Lansdowne House.

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3040B
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Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$461$375

Fore-edge Painting of Lansdowne House. Painted on The New Testament in an Improved Version, London: Taylor, 1819, octavo, bound in full contemporary straight-grained red morocco, a.e.g., in a custom More ...