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Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished.

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished. London: Printed by A. Islip for Iohn Iaggard, 1602. First edition in English; rare, five U.S. More ...

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Certain Physiological Essays and Other Tracts; Written at Distant Times, and on Several Occasions.

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Certain Physiological Essays and Other Tracts; Written at Distant Times, and on Several Occasions.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
16
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Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Certain Physiological Essays and Other Tracts; Written at Distant Times, and on Several Occasions. London: Printed for Henry Herringman at the Blew Anchor in the Lower Walk More ...

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Experiments and Considerations about the Porosity of Bodies.

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Experiments and Considerations about the Porosity of Bodies.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
17
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Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Experiments and Considerations about the Porosity of Bodies. London: Printed for Sam. Smith at the Prince's Arms in S. Pauls Church-Yard, 1684. First edition in English, More ...

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Experiments and Considerations Touching Colours.

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Experiments and Considerations Touching Colours.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
18
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Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Experiments and Considerations Touching Colours. London: Printed for Henry Herringman at the Anchor in the lower walk of the New-Exchange, 1664. First edition, octavo, More ...

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Short Memoirs for the Natural Experimental History of Mineral Waters.

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Short Memoirs for the Natural Experimental History of Mineral Waters.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
19
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Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Short Memoirs for the Natural Experimental History of Mineral Waters. London: Printed for Samuel Smith at the Prince's-Arms in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1684/5. First edition More ...

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) The Aerial Noctiluca: or Some New Phoenomena, and a Process of Factitious Shelf-Shining Substance.

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) The Aerial Noctiluca: or Some New Phoenomena, and a Process of Factitious Shelf-Shining Substance.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
20
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Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) The Aerial Noctiluca: or Some New Phoenomena, and a Process of Factitious Shelf-Shining Substance. London: Printed by Tho. Snowden, and are to be sold by Nath. Ranew, More ...

Cornwallis, Sir William (1579-1614) Essayes.

Cornwallis, Sir William (1579-1614) Essayes.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
41
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$2,460$2,000

Cornwallis, Sir William (1579-1614) Essayes. London: Printed [by S. Stafford] for Edmund Mattes, at the signe of the Hand and Plowgh in Fleet-street, 1600. First edition, part one only, 12mo, More ...

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience.

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
68
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$4,305$3,500

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience. London: Printed for Humphrey Moseley, at the Prince's Armes in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1659. More ...

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Dev

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Dev

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Devided into Fower Bookes. London: by Henrie Denham, 1576. First More ...

Hobbes, Thomas (1588-1679) Philosophicall Rudiments Concerning Government and Society.

Hobbes, Thomas (1588-1679) Philosophicall Rudiments Concerning Government and Society.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
92
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$5,535$4,500

Hobbes, Thomas (1588-1679) Philosophicall Rudiments Concerning Government and Society. London: Printed for J.G. for R. Royston, 1651. First English edition of De Cive, 12mo, extra engraved title, More ...

Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Florentine Historie.

Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Florentine Historie.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
112
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Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Florentine Historie. London: by T[homas] C[reede] for VV[illiam] P[onsonby], 1595. Folio, first edition in English, small folio, title within ornamental woodcut More ...

Perrault, Claude (1613-1688) Memoir's for a Natural History of Animals.

Perrault, Claude (1613-1688) Memoir's for a Natural History of Animals.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
138
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Perrault, Claude (1613-1688) Memoir's for a Natural History of Animals. London: by Joseph Streater, to be sold by T. Basset, et al., 1688. First edition in English, small folio, engraved More ...

Plutarch (45-127 AD); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Philosophie, Commonlie Called the Morals.

Plutarch (45-127 AD); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Philosophie, Commonlie Called the Morals.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Plutarch (45-127 AD); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Philosophie, Commonlie Called the Morals. London: Printed by Arnold Hatfield, 1603. First edition in English, folio, bound in full More ...

Tryon, Thomas (1634-1703) The Way to Health, Long Life and Happiness; or a Discourse of Temperance.

Tryon, Thomas (1634-1703) The Way to Health, Long Life and Happiness; or a Discourse of Temperance.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Tryon, Thomas (1634-1703) The Way to Health, Long Life and Happiness; or a Discourse of Temperance. London: Printed and sold by Andrew Sowle, at the Crooked-Billet in Holloway-Lane near Shoreditch, More ...

Willis, Thomas (1621-1675) Pharmaceutice Rationalis: or an Exercitation of the Operations of Medicines in Humane Bodies.

Willis, Thomas (1621-1675) Pharmaceutice Rationalis: or an Exercitation of the Operations of Medicines in Humane Bodies.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Willis, Thomas (1621-1675) Pharmaceutice Rationalis: or an Exercitation of the Operations of Medicines in Humane Bodies. London: Printed for T. Dring, C. Harper, and J. Leigh, and are to be Sold at More ...

Wedgwood Black Basalt Bust of Plato

Wedgwood Black Basalt Bust of Plato

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
258
Sold for:
$861$700

Wedgwood Black Basalt Bust of Plato, England, late 18th/early 19th century, wearing classical drapery and mounted atop a waisted circular socle, impressed title and mark, ht. 11 3/4 in. More ...

Hanako Nakazato Art Pottery Vessel

Hanako Nakazato Art Pottery Vessel

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
220
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Hanako Nakazato Art Pottery Vessel, Karatsu, Kyushu, Japan, and Union, Maine, early 21st century, square vessel with rectangular mouth decorated with a spiral design under an iron oxide glaze, More ...

Pressed Burl "CRANOLOGIE DE DOCTEUR GALL" Snuff Box

Pressed Burl "CRANOLOGIE DE DOCTEUR GALL" Snuff Box

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3083
Sold for:
$400$325

Pressed Burl "CRANOLOGIE DE DOCTEUR GALL" Snuff Box, early 19th century, the friction-fit lid embellished with relief-carved numbered skulls and inscribed, the bottom inscribed with a list of More ...

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey.

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1199
Sold for:
$123$100

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey. Charles Hutton's Mathematical Tables, London: for G.G.J. and J. Robinson and R. Baldwin, 1785, in full later cloth; [and] Frank Plumpton Ramsey's The More ...

Merleau-Ponty, Maurice (1908-1961) La Structure du Comportement.

Merleau-Ponty, Maurice (1908-1961) La Structure du Comportement.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1202
Sold for:
$86$70

Merleau-Ponty, Maurice (1908-1961) La Structure du Comportement. Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1942. First edition, publisher's paper covers, contemporary marginal notes, 9 x 5 3/4 in. More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Summary on Contracts and Unilateral Legal Actions  , 1256 AH [1840 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Summary on Contracts and Unilateral Legal Actions , 1256 AH [1840 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1220
Sold for:
$277$225

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Summary on Contracts and Unilateral Legal Actions, 1256 AH [1840 CE]. Octavo-format text manuscript on polished wove paper, inscribed in an elegant naskh script in More ...

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles.

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1269
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Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles. Including: George Herbert Mead's Movements of Thought in the Nineteenth Century, Chicago: University Press, [1936]; and Mead's The Philosophy of the More ...

Vatier, Antoine (1591-1659) La Conduite de S. Ignace de Loyola.

Vatier, Antoine (1591-1659) La Conduite de S. Ignace de Loyola.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1288
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Vatier, Antoine (1591-1659) La Conduite de S. Ignace de Loyola. Paris: Meturas, 1650. Quarto, bound in full contemporary speckled calf, front and back board tooled in gilt with ecclesiastical arms More ...

19th Century Plaster Phrenology Bust

19th Century Plaster Phrenology Bust

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

19th Century Plaster Phrenology Bust, delicately rendered life-size painted plaster bust with incised divisions of the cranium, each section labeled with numerals, base reading "Phrenology," ht. 13 More ...

L.N. Fowler Ceramic Phrenology Head

L.N. Fowler Ceramic Phrenology Head

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
554
Sold for:
$800$650

L.N. Fowler Ceramic Phrenology Head, London, England, 19th century, cranium divided by ink lines into areas representing the sentiments, with maker's title on the front and his inscription on the More ...

Boxed Marx Mechanical Train Set.     Estimate $20-200

Boxed Marx Mechanical Train Set. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1153
Sold for:
$62$50

Boxed Marx Mechanical Train Set. More ...

Near Pair of Blue and White Covered Ginger Jars

Near Pair of Blue and White Covered Ginger Jars

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$523$425

Near Pair of Blue and White Covered Ginger Jars, China, 19th/20th century, bulbous with a flat circular cover, depicting a Daoist immortals to the exterior, with wood stands, ht. to 9 3/4 in. More ...

Daoist Buddhist Painting

Daoist Buddhist Painting

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$492$400

Daoist Buddhist Painting, China, possibly Ming dynasty, depicting a group of religious deities including Shoulao, ink and color on paper, framed and glazed, sight size 32 3/4 x 21 1/8 in. More ...

Carved Hardwood Altar Table

Carved Hardwood Altar Table

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
532
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Carved Hardwood Altar Table, China, 19th/20th century, the apron and spandrels carved with the Eight Buddhist and Daoist Emblems, with inverted scroll feet, 33 x 62 x 14 1/2 in. More ...

Carved and Painted Rope Walk Diorama

Carved and Painted Rope Walk Diorama

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1358
Sold for:
$277$225

Carved and Painted Rope Walk Diorama, mid-19th century, depicting buildings, fenced rope walk, carriages, and militia troops on a grassy landscape decorated with seashells, in a mahogany veneer case More ...