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Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Fortune of the Republic  , Author's Presentation Copy.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Fortune of the Republic , Author's Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Fortune of the Republic, Author's Presentation Copy. Boston: Osgood, 1879. Octavo, inscribed and initialed on ffep by Emerson to Elizabeth Palmer Peabody More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Poems  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Poems , Signed Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Poems, Signed Presentation Copy. Boston: Munroe & Co., 1847. First edition, four pages of publisher's ads dated January 1, 1847 bound before the title, inscribed by More ...

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

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

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$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 ...

English Plays and Poetry, Sixteen Volumes.

English Plays and Poetry, Sixteen Volumes.

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3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$800$650

English Plays and Poetry, Sixteen Volumes. Including: Dryden's The Spanish Fryar, London: for the Tonsons, 1681; Dryden's Aureng-Zebe, London: by T.N. for Herringman, 1676; Nathaniel Lee's More ...

Medicine, Psychology, Public Health, Social Science, Twenty Pamphlets, 1830-1942.

Medicine, Psychology, Public Health, Social Science, Twenty Pamphlets, 1830-1942.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$492$400

Medicine, Psychology, Public Health, Social Science, Twenty Pamphlets, 1830-1942. Including: Allison's On Motives which Govern the Criminal Acts of the Insane, 1892; Beckwith's The Annual Address to More ...

Science and Medicine, Four Volumes by Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) and Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873).

Science and Medicine, Four Volumes by Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) and Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873).

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
455
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Science and Medicine, Four Volumes by Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) and Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873). Including: Romberg's A Manual of the Nervous Diseases of Man, London: for the More ...

Torpedo Warfare, 1870s, Five Pamphlets.

Torpedo Warfare, 1870s, Five Pamphlets.

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3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
488
Sold for:
$123$100

Torpedo Warfare, 1870s, Five Pamphlets. Including: Lehnert's Notes on Movable Torpedoes, [no place]: U.S. Navy, 1873; Barber's Lecture on the Whitehead Torpedo, [no place]: U.S. Navy, 1873; More ...

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Life on the Mississippi.

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Life on the Mississippi.

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3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
492
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Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Life on the Mississippi. Boston: Osgood & Co., 1883. First edition, octavo, illustrated, bound in full publisher's dark brown cloth, stamped in black and gilt, binding More ...

Nicholson, William (1872-1949) Harper's Weekly   Poster, Announcing an Exclusive Publishing Contract with Mark Twain, 1900.

Nicholson, William (1872-1949) Harper's Weekly Poster, Announcing an Exclusive Publishing Contract with Mark Twain, 1900.

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3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
577
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Nicholson, William (1872-1949) Harper's Weekly Poster, Announcing an Exclusive Publishing Contract with Mark Twain, 1900. [New York: Harper's, 1900]. Lithograph with a portrait of Twain by More ...

Arthur Hoeber (American, 1854-1915)      Cape Cod Marshes, The Evening Hour

Arthur Hoeber (American, 1854-1915) Cape Cod Marshes, The Evening Hour

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
295
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Arthur Hoeber (American, 1854-1915) Cape Cod Marshes, The Evening Hour Signed "ARTHUR HOEBER" l.r., titled, signed, and inscribed ".../ARTHUR HOEBER/NUTLEY, N.J./FOR SAN FRANCISCO/FUND FOR More ...

Guy Pène du Bois (American, 1884-1958)      Portrait of Juliana Force

Guy Pène du Bois (American, 1884-1958) Portrait of Juliana Force

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3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Guy Pène du Bois (American, 1884-1958) Portrait of Juliana Force Signed "Guy Pène du Bois" l.r. Mixed media including watercolor and oil stick on paper, sight size 15 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. (38.7 x More ...

Lyle N. Perkins Monumental Three-neck Pottery Vase

Lyle N. Perkins Monumental Three-neck Pottery Vase

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3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
203
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Lyle N. Perkins Monumental Three-neck Pottery Vase Ceramic United States, c. 1950 Three-neck vessel over three-sided body glazed in turquoise, black, and shades of red, marked on base Lyle N. More ...

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1016
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Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930. Single leaf of Byrd Antarctic Expedition note paper, to Vincent Astor, with personal notes about lecturing and writing his book, More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 October 1867.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 October 1867.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1032
Sold for:
$523$425

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 October 1867. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over three pages. To G.F. Tinker Esquire of New London, Connecticut, altering More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 22 October 1858.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 22 October 1858.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$523$425

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 22 October 1858. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over four pages. To Reverend William Fish in Cortland, New York, More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 24 September 1867.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 24 September 1867.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1035
Sold for:
$461$375

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 24 September 1867. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over two pages. To G.F. Tinker Esquire of New London, Connecticut, More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 8 November 1853.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 8 November 1853.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$492$400

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 8 November 1853. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over three pages. To a correspondent interested in having Emerson More ...

Doddridge, Philip (1702-1751) and Caleb Ashworth (1722-1775) A Course of Lectures on Jewish Antiquities  , Manuscript on Paper.

Doddridge, Philip (1702-1751) and Caleb Ashworth (1722-1775) A Course of Lectures on Jewish Antiquities , Manuscript on Paper.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1239
Sold for:
$185$150

Doddridge, Philip (1702-1751) and Caleb Ashworth (1722-1775) A Course of Lectures on Jewish Antiquities, Manuscript on Paper. Wymondley: N. Trotman, 1800. Quarto manuscript on laid paper, inscribed More ...

After Fernand Léger (French, 1881-1955)      La lecture

After Fernand Léger (French, 1881-1955) La lecture

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

After Fernand Léger (French, 1881-1955) La lecture, 1953, edition of 350, printed by Mourlot, Paris, published by Galerie Louis Carré, Paris (Saphire, E23). Signed "FLeger" in pencil l.r., More ...

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Auction:
2982T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1494
Sold for:
$62$50

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals, Medallic Art Co., New York, 20th century, Walt Whitman, Francis Parkman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, James Kent, Lillian Wald, More ...

Mary Ogden Abbott (1894-1981) Sculptural Panel

Mary Ogden Abbott (1894-1981) Sculptural Panel

Auction:
2969B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2016
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Mary Ogden Abbott (1894-1981) Sculptural Panel Wood United States, 20th century Shaped and relief carved panel centered by a tall cactus with a cowboy surrounded by hounds, mounted to a More ...

Barnum, Phineas T. (1818-1891) Autograph Note Signed, New York, 22 February 1868.

Barnum, Phineas T. (1818-1891) Autograph Note Signed, New York, 22 February 1868.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$461$375

Barnum, Phineas T. (1818-1891) Autograph Note Signed, New York, 22 February 1868. Wove paper bifolium, with "Barnum" letterhead, inscribed on one page. To the editor of the Bulletin, alerting the More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Signed Sentiment.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Signed Sentiment.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$584$475

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Signed Sentiment. Small piece of wove paper, inscribed and signed on one side, matted and framed, 4 x 6 in. The text is the first three lines of Emerson's poem, "No More ...

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Two First Editions.

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Two First Editions.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$185$150

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Two First Editions. A Tramp Abroad, Hartford, Connecticut: American Publishing Co., 1880, in publisher's brown cloth, stamped in gold; [and] Mark Twain's Sketches, New and More ...

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2775
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Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals, Medallic Art Co., New York, 20th century, Walt Whitman, Francis Parkman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, James Kent, Lillian Wald, More ...

Five Mark Twain-related Items

Five Mark Twain-related Items

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
748
Sold for:
$154$125

Five Mark Twain-related Items, an A.M. Schnizlein photo "Mark Twain at his old home, Hannibal," a photo of Beckey Thatcher serving tea in Twain's home, a Harper and Brothers volume one of Mark More ...

Constable, John (1776-1837) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 June 1836.

Constable, John (1776-1837) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 June 1836.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Constable, John (1776-1837) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 June 1836. Single leaf of wove writing paper inscribed on one page. To Sir Martin Archer Shee (1769-1850), President of the Royal Academy, More ...

Smith, William Henry Sedley (1806-1872) Archive of Correspondence, Ephemera, and Other Material.

Smith, William Henry Sedley (1806-1872) Archive of Correspondence, Ephemera, and Other Material.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1089
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Smith, William Henry Sedley (1806-1872) Archive of Correspondence, Ephemera, and Other Material. Including approximately seventy autograph letters signed from family members, theatre contacts, and More ...

Thackeray, William Makepeace (1811-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 July [1856], with Holograph Envelope.

Thackeray, William Makepeace (1811-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 July [1856], with Holograph Envelope.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$185$150

Thackeray, William Makepeace (1811-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 16 July [1856], with Holograph Envelope. Laid paper bifolium inscribed on one page. To the Secretaries of the Literary & More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Autograph Manuscript Leaf from Cape Cod

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Autograph Manuscript Leaf from Cape Cod

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1099
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Autograph Manuscript Leaf from Cape Cod. Single lined manuscript leaf, c. 1849, inscribed in brown ink on one side with corrections in pencil, of Thoreau's working More ...