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Maitland-Smith Carlton House-style Faux Painted and Leather Desk

Maitland-Smith Carlton House-style Faux Painted and Leather Desk

Auction:
2924T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
1312
Sold for:
$338$275

Maitland-Smith Carlton House-style Faux Painted and Leather Desk, drawers lined with marbleized paper, ht. 38 3/4, wd. 51, dp. 27 1/2 in. From the Heidi Pribell Interiors for the Home More ...

Updike, John (1932-2009) Five First Editions (Two Signed).

Updike, John (1932-2009) Five First Editions (Two Signed).

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1262
Sold for:
$98$80

Updike, John (1932-2009) Five First Editions (Two Signed). Rabbit, Run, New York: Knopf, 1960, stated first edition, signed by Updike on ffep, in half morocco; Assorted Prose, New York: Knopf, 1965, More ...

Williams, William Carlos (1883-1963) A Novelette and Other Prose (1921-1931) to Publishers.

Williams, William Carlos (1883-1963) A Novelette and Other Prose (1921-1931) to Publishers.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1275
Sold for:
$185$150

Williams, William Carlos (1883-1963) A Novelette and Other Prose (1921-1931) to Publishers. Toulon, France: Imprimerie F. Cabasson, 1932. First edition, octavo, in original limp printed paper wraps, More ...

Updike, John (1932-2009) Five First Editions (Two Signed).

Updike, John (1932-2009) Five First Editions (Two Signed).

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
307
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Updike, John (1932-2009) Five First Editions (Two Signed). Rabbit, Run, New York: Knopf, 1960, stated first edition, signed by Updike on ffep, in half morocco; Assorted Prose, New York: Knopf, 1965, More ...

Williams, William Carlos (1883-1963) A Novelette and Other Prose (1921-1931) to Publishers.

Williams, William Carlos (1883-1963) A Novelette and Other Prose (1921-1931) to Publishers.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
322
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Williams, William Carlos (1883-1963) A Novelette and Other Prose (1921-1931) to Publishers. Toulon, France: Imprimerie F. Cabasson, 1932. First edition, octavo, in original limp printed paper wraps, More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Leather-bound Volumes:

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Leather-bound Volumes:

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Leather-bound Volumes: Including: Agnes Strickland's The Lives of the Queens of England, Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1892, in eight volumes; J.R. Green's A Short More ...

Kerouac, Jack (1922-1969) Typed Letter, with Manuscript Additions, 1-5 June 1940.

Kerouac, Jack (1922-1969) Typed Letter, with Manuscript Additions, 1-5 June 1940.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Kerouac, Jack (1922-1969) Typed Letter, with Manuscript Additions, 1-5 June 1940. Five leaves (ten pages), typed, 1 1/2 space, comprising one letter on two sheets (four pages); and an experimental More ...

Catullus (c. 84 BC-c. 54 BC) and Tibullus (c. 55 BC-19 BC) Traduction en Prose de Catulle, Tibulle et Gallus

Catullus (c. 84 BC-c. 54 BC) and Tibullus (c. 55 BC-19 BC) Traduction en Prose de Catulle, Tibulle et Gallus

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$98$80

Catullus (c. 84 BC-c. 54 BC) and Tibullus (c. 55 BC-19 BC) Traduction en Prose de Catulle, Tibulle et Gallus. Amsterdam/Paris: Chez Delalain, 1771. Translated by Alexandre-Frédéric-Jacques More ...

Copy Books, Six, 19th Century, British and American.

Copy Books, Six, 19th Century, British and American.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$461$375

Copy Books, Six, 19th Century, British and American. Four copy books commercially produced by printers, with printed covers, all single signature quarto: London: Edward Langley, [n.d.], cover More ...

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) The Life of Merlin, Sirnamed Ambrosius.

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) The Life of Merlin, Sirnamed Ambrosius.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) The Life of Merlin, Sirnamed Ambrosius. London: by Okes, sold by Emery, 1641. First edition, quarto, engraved frontis opposite title, bound in sheep boards, rebacked, More ...

Catullus (c. 84 BC-c. 54 BC) and Tibullus (c. 55 BC-19 BC) Traduction en Prose de Catulle, Tibulle et Gallus

Catullus (c. 84 BC-c. 54 BC) and Tibullus (c. 55 BC-19 BC) Traduction en Prose de Catulle, Tibulle et Gallus

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
96
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Catullus (c. 84 BC-c. 54 BC) and Tibullus (c. 55 BC-19 BC) Traduction en Prose de Catulle, Tibulle et Gallus. Amsterdam/Paris: Chez Delalain, 1771. Translated by Alexandre-Frédéric-Jacques More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Volumes:

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Volumes:

Auction:
2706M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2014
Lot:
807
Sold for:
$123$100

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Volumes: Works of Alexandre Dumas, New York: Collier & Son, 1902, thirty volumes in brick red cloth bindings. [and] Rudyard Kipling's Writings in Prose and More ...

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) A Christmas Carol, in Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) A Christmas Carol, in Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$6,000$5,000

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) A Christmas Carol, in Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas. London: Chapman & Hall, 1843. First edition, first issue, title printed in red and blue, half-title and More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Volumes:

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Volumes:

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2013
Lot:
265
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Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Volumes: Works of Alexandre Dumas, New York: Collier & Son, 1902, thirty volumes in brick red cloth bindings. [and] Rudyard Kipling's Writings in Prose and More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Volumes:

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Volumes:

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
136
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Decorative Bindings, Sets, Fifty-six Volumes: Works of Alexandre Dumas, New York: Collier & Son, 1902, thirty volumes in brick red cloth bindings. [and] Rudyard Kipling's Writings in Prose and More ...

Vigil of Venus and Thomas Parnell (1679-1718), Seventeen Volumes:

Vigil of Venus and Thomas Parnell (1679-1718), Seventeen Volumes:

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$720$600

Vigil of Venus and Thomas Parnell (1679-1718), Seventeen Volumes: Three editions of Parnell's Poems, London, 1722, 1737, and 1866, and fourteen volumes on the Vigil of Venus: Traduction en Prose et More ...

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass   [and] Prose Works

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass [and] Prose Works

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$660$550

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass [and] Prose Works. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons/Knickerbocker Press, 1902. Ten volume set, the Book-Lover's Camden limited edition, this copy numbered 387 More ...

Waller, Edmund (1606-1687)

Waller, Edmund (1606-1687)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
757
Sold for:
$178$150

Waller, Edmund (1606-1687), Two titles; Poems, & c. Written upon Several Occasions, London: printed by T.W., 1705, modern calf, 8vo, (good); and The Works of Edmund Waller, Esq. in Verse and Prose, More ...

(Decorative Bindings), Hardy, Thomas (1840-1928)

(Decorative Bindings), Hardy, Thomas (1840-1928)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
521
Sold for:
$711$600

(Decorative Bindings), Hardy, Thomas (1840-1928), The Works of Thomas Hardy in Prose and Verse, London: MacMillan and Co., 1912-1931, twenty-one volumes, Wessex edition, gilt-lettered and scrolled More ...

Two Sets of Calligraphy Couplets

Two Sets of Calligraphy Couplets

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
801
Sold for:
$178$150

Two Sets of Calligraphy Couplets, Fang Sheng, "Yun shan qi han mo, xing dou huan wen zhang" (Mountains in clouds give rise to literary inspiration, stars and consolations add luster to the prose) in More ...

Blue and White Brush Pot

Blue and White Brush Pot

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 26, 2010
Lot:
1249
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

Blue and White Brush Pot, China, Kangxi period (1662-1722), the bitong of cylindrical shape, decorated around the exterior in underglaze blue with a famous prose Ode to the Sound of Autumn written More ...

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Auction:
2504
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2010
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$30$25

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy, Home Front Memo, New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1943, first edition, original cloth, inscription to flyleaf "Dear Archie, this is More ...

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Auction:
2492
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 21, 2010
Lot:
853
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Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy, Home Front Memo, New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1943, first edition, original cloth, inscription to flyleaf "Dear Archie, this is More ...

Hearn, Lafcadio (1850-1904) and Loti, Pierre (1850-1923)

Hearn, Lafcadio (1850-1904) and Loti, Pierre (1850-1923)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$11,258$9,500

Hearn, Lafcadio (1850-1904) and Loti, Pierre (1850-1923), Autograph manuscript, c. 1888, twenty-three pages on canary yellow paper, Hearn's translation of Pierre Loti's Reve from French into More ...

Imperial Jade Bowl

Imperial Jade Bowl

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 18, 2009
Lot:
600
Sold for:
$303,000$260,000

Imperial Jade Bowl, carved in high relief along the body as five sinuous dragons leaping among Ruyi-shaped clouds, the stone is of a pale greenish jade with areas of russet, white and dark More ...

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
21
Unsold
 

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy, Home Front Memo, New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1943, first edition, original cloth, inscription to flyleaf "Dear Archie, this is More ...

Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989)      The Annunciation

Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989) The Annunciation

Auction:
2459
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 15, 2009
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$41,475$35,000

Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989) The Annunciation Signed and dated "Dali 1954" l.c. Ink, graphite, and watercolor on STEE-VEE illustration board, sight size 30 x 44 in. (76.2 x 111.8 cm), More ...

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2009
Lot:
242
Unsold
 

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy, Home Front Memo, New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1943, first edition, original cloth, inscription to flyleaf "Dear Archie, this is More ...

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
332
Unsold
 

Sandburg, Carl and MacLeish, Archibald, Presentation Copy, Home Front Memo, New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1943, first edition, original cloth, inscription to flyleaf "Dear Archie, this is More ...

Poetry Booklet with Illustration of "Free and Easy Society" and Ships

Poetry Booklet with Illustration of "Free and Easy Society" and Ships

Auction:
2412
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2008
Lot:
258
Unsold
 

Poetry Booklet with Illustration of "Free and Easy Society" and Ships, c. 1818-51, the booklet composed of two pages of illustrations, one with polychrome watercolor symbolic illustration of the More ...