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  • (FORE EDGE PAINTING) ROBIN HOOD

    Lot: 194
    Sold for: $2,185$1,900

    (FORE EDGE PAINTING) ROBIN HOOD, A COLLECTION OF ALL THE ANCIENT POEMS, SONGS AND BALLADS, NOW EXTINCT, RELATIVE TO THAT CELEBRATED ENGLISH OUTLAW, London, 1820, collected by Joseph Ritson, 12mo, more ...

  • GOSSE

    Lot: 198
    Sold for: $86$75

    GOSSE, EDMUND, SIR (1849-1928) ENGLISH ODES, London, 1884, 12mo, more ...

  • (GRABHORN PRESS) THE VOYAGE AND TRAVAILE OF SIR JOHN MAUNDEVILE

    Lot: 200
    Sold for: $1,150$1,000

    (GRABHORN PRESS) THE VOYAGE AND TRAVAILE OF SIR JOHN MAUNDEVILE, San Francisco, 1928, one of 150, 4to, boards, illustrated by Valenti more ...

  • GRAY

    Lot: 203
    Sold for: $58$50

    GRAY, THOMAS (1716-1771) GRAY'S ELEGY, Boston, 1912, 4to, printed for the Bibliophile Society, with signed etchings by William Bicknell and A. N. more ...

  • GREENAWAY

    Lot: 204
    Sold for: $288$250

    GREENAWAY, KATES and BARKER, LUCY BIRTHDAY BOOK FOR CHILDREN, London (1880), 16mo, printed by Edmund Evans, with colored more ...

  • (HARVARD COLLEGE-CLASS OF 1866) Bound Collection of Photographs

    Lot: 209
    Sold for: $230$200

    (HARVARD COLLEGE-CLASS OF 1866) Bound Collection of Photographs, by George Kendall Warren, folio, 1865-66, full page photographs of class members, most identified in margins, gilt more ...

  • HAWTHORNE

    Lot: 211
    Sold for: $2,875$2,500

    HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL (1804-1864) TWICE-TOLD TALES, Boston, 1837, first edition, 12mo, original gilt cloth, with all advertisements, in slip more ...

  • HAWTHORNE

    Lot: 212
    Sold for: $230$200

    HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL (1804-1864) THE WEAL-REAF, A RECORD OF THE ESSEX INSTITUTE FAIR, Salem, Massachusetts, 1860, first edition, nine parts with contributions by Nathaniel Hawthorne, later reprinted more ...

  • HISSAR

    Lot: 214
    Sold for: $69$60

    HISSAR, ANATOLI LE YALI DES KEUPRULI, Paris, 1915, folio one of 150 with thirteen chromolithograph plates, loose as issued in more ...

  • HOLME

    Lot: 216
    Sold for: $58$50

    HOLME, CHARLES (1848-1923) THE GARDENS OF ENGLAND, London, 1907-1911, 4to, three volumes, published by "The Studio," half morocco, (spines more ...

  • HOOVER

    Lot: 217
    Sold for: $230$200

    HOOVER, HERBERT (1874-1964) MEMOIRS OF HERBERT HOOVER, 1920-1933, New York, 1951-52, first edition, 8vo inscribed to Albert Hawkes, together with a signed card on Waldorf Astoria more ...

  • HUTCHINSON

    Lot: 219
    Sold for: $58$50

    HUTCHINSON, LUCY (1620-1680?) MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE OF COLONEL HUTCHINSON, London, 1806, 4to tooled more ...

  • JERROLD

    Lot: 223
    Sold for: $978$850

    JERROLD, WILLIAM BLANCHARD (1826-1884) THE LIFE OF GEORGE CRUIKSHANK IN TWO EPOCHS, London, 1882, first edition, two volumes in four, 8vo, extra illustrated with thirty-eight hand-colored more ...

  • JOHNSON

    Lot: 225
    Sold for: $144$125

    JOHNSON, SAMUEL (1709-1784) WORKS, London, 1792, twelve volumes, 8vo, tree calf, (chipped and more ...

  • KHAYYAM

    Lot: 228
    Sold for: $115$100

    KHAYYAM, OMAR (d. circa 1123) Three Books, THE RUBIAT (two) and THE SUFI (one), 1886-1902, with drawings by Elihu Vedder and others, each 4to, gilt cloth and more ...

  • KIPLING

    Lot: 231
    Sold for: $173$150

    KIPLING, RUDYARD (1865-1936) INDIAN TALES, New York, 1899, from the Oriental edition, 8vo, cloth, signed more ...

  • KIPLING

    Lot: 232
    Sold for: $690$600

    KIPLING, RUDYARD (1865-1936) Poems, 1886-1929, New York, 1930, 4to, gilt boards, three volumes, one of 525, more ...

  • KIPLING

    Lot: 233
    Sold for: $173$150

    KIPLING, RUDYARD (1865-1936) SONGS OF THE SEA, London, 1927, 4to, quarter vellum, one of 500, signed, more ...

  • LAMB

    Lot: 235
    Sold for: $11,500$10,000

    LAMB, CHARLES (1775-1834) WORKS, London, 1899-1900, one of 675, edited by Alfred Ainger, twelve volumes, 8vo, with near contemporary moroccan gilt extra by Birdsall, each cover having a different more ...

  • LAMB

    Lot: 236
    Sold for: $115$100

    LAMB, CHARLES (1775-1834) ELIA, and THE LAST ESSAYS OF ELIA, London, 1823-33, first edition, second issue of ELIA, first issue of LAST ESSAYS, two volumes, 8vo, blue morocco by more ...

  • LANG

    Lot: 237
    Sold for: $1,495$1,300

    LANG, ANDREW (1844-1912) Complete Collection of the FAIRY BOOKS, London, 1894-1910, nine volumes, 8vo, gilt tooled calf with original gilt cloth wraps bound more ...

  • LEBRUN

    Lot: 238
    Sold for: $230$200

    LEBRUN, JEAN BAPTISTE (1748-1813) GALERIE DES PEINTRES FLAMANDS, Paris, 1792, two volumes, folio with copper plate engravings, gilt more ...

  • (LONDON) Two Titles

    Lot: 240
    Sold for: $345$300

    (LONDON) Two Titles, SELECT VIEWS OF LONDON AND ITS ENVIRONS, London 1804-05, two volumes, 4to, half calf, extra illustrations with thirty-nine plates; Crocker, Thomas, A WALK FROM LONDON TO FULHAM, more ...

  • MARSIGLI

    Lot: 244
    Sold for: $748$650

    MARSIGLI, LODEWYK FERDINAND (1658-1730) NATUURKUNDIGE BESCHRYVING DER ZEEN, Gravenhage, 1786, folio, with fifteen folding maps, charts, and elevations, and forty marine botanical more ...

  • MCKENNEY

    Lot: 248
    Sold for: $2,760$2,400

    MCKENNEY, THOMAS L. (1785-1859) and HALL, JAMES (1793-1868) HISTORY OF THE INDIAN TRIBES IN NORTH AMERICA, Paris, 1850, volume three only, 4to, with hand-colored portrait plates, gilt morocco (some more ...

  • (MIDWIFERY) Hollick

    Lot: 250
    Sold for: $115$100

    (MIDWIFERY) Hollick, Frederick, MATRON'S MANUAL OF MIDWIFERY, New York, c. 1840, 8vo, more ...

  • MONCK

    Lot: 251
    Sold for: $144$125

    MONCK, CAPT. JOHN AN ACCOUNT OF A MOST DANGEROUS VOYAGE, 1619-20, Frankford upon the Maine, (originally 1650), extracted from Churchill's Voyages, 1704, folio, in later half morocco, with four more ...

  • MONTFAUCON

    Lot: 252
    Sold for: $288$250

    MONTFAUCON, BERNARDE DE and HUMPHREYS, DAVID ANTIQUITY EXPLAINED, London, 1721-1722, volumes I, III and IV only, folio, calf, with engraved more ...

  • MORGAN

    Lot: 253
    Sold for: $9,200$8,000

    MORGAN, JOHN (1735-1789) - PRESENTATION COPY A DISCOURSE UPON THE INSTITUTION OF MEDICAL SCHOOLS IN AMERICA, Philadelphia, 1765, first edition, 8vo, calf, inscribed "for Dr. Cullen, Professor of more ...

  • MORLEY

    Lot: 254
    Sold for: $460$400

    MORLEY, CHRISTOPHER, (1890-1957) Signed Typed Manuscript, entitled "One of the Family," seventy-nine pages, signed on flyleaf with address, in loose binder, possibly an unpublished play by more ...