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John B. Neagle (American, 1796-1865)     Portrait of a Young Child with an Alphabet Book

John B. Neagle (American, 1796-1865) Portrait of a Young Child with an Alphabet Book

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
245
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John B. Neagle (American, 1796-1865) Portrait of a Young Child with an Alphabet Book. Unsigned, identified in a letter from G.C. Neagle, the artist's son. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in., framed. More ...

Fritz Wotruba (Austrian, 1907-1975)      Stehender

Fritz Wotruba (Austrian, 1907-1975) Stehender

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Fritz Wotruba (Austrian, 1907-1975) Stehender Initialed "FW" in the edge of the bronze base. Bronze with dark brown patina, height 14 in. (35.0 cm), on a black wood plinth. Condition: Dust More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1036A
Sold for:
$246$200

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables. Boston: George W. Briggs & Co., 1855. First edition of Alcott's first book, frontispiece and additional full-page illustrations, bound in full medium More ...

Barrow, Sir John (1764-1848) A Voyage to Cochinchina, in the Years 1792 and 1793.

Barrow, Sir John (1764-1848) A Voyage to Cochinchina, in the Years 1792 and 1793.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1057
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Barrow, Sir John (1764-1848) A Voyage to Cochinchina, in the Years 1792 and 1793. London: for T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1806. First edition, quarto, folding copper-plate engraved map with route More ...

Burgess, Henry W. (1739-1839) Eidodendron, Views of the General Character & Appearance of Trees, Foreign & Indigenous, Connected with P

Burgess, Henry W. (1739-1839) Eidodendron, Views of the General Character & Appearance of Trees, Foreign & Indigenous, Connected with P

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$923$750

Burgess, Henry W. (1739-1839) Eidodendron, Views of the General Character & Appearance of Trees, Foreign & Indigenous, Connected with Picturesque Scenery. London: by J. Dickins (printed at C. More ...

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce  , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$185$150

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce, ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983). New York: Knopf, 1941. First edition, second printing before publication, octavo, bound in publisher's More ...

Cleveland, Parker (1780-1858) An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Being an Introduction to the Study of these Sciences.

Cleveland, Parker (1780-1858) An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Being an Introduction to the Study of these Sciences.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1067
Sold for:
$160$130

Cleveland, Parker (1780-1858) An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Being an Introduction to the Study of these Sciences. Boston: Published by Cummings and Hilliard [and] Cambridge: More ...

Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) The Two Admirals. A Tale.

Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) The Two Admirals. A Tale.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1069
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Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851) The Two Admirals. A Tale. Philadelphia: Lea and Blanchard, 1842. First American edition (published six weeks after the London first edition), two small octavo More ...

Corinth, Lovis (1858-1925) Sieben Radierungen.

Corinth, Lovis (1858-1925) Sieben Radierungen.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1070
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Corinth, Lovis (1858-1925) Sieben Radierungen. Berlin: Paul Graupe, 1918. Folio, copy number 43 of 50, consisting of title page with contents and limitation on the verso and seven etchings signed by More ...

Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840) & William (1769-1837) A Picturesque Voyage to India by Way of China.

Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840) & William (1769-1837) A Picturesque Voyage to India by Way of China.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840) & William (1769-1837) A Picturesque Voyage to India by Way of China. London: for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1810 Oblong folio, illustrated with fifty hand-colored More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Different Forms of Flowers on Plants of the Same Species.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Different Forms of Flowers on Plants of the Same Species.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1075
Sold for:
$800$650

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Different Forms of Flowers on Plants of the Same Species. London: Murray, 1877. First edition, with thirty-two pages of advertisements dated March 1877 bound after More ...

Dexter, Samuel (1700-1755) Our Fathers God, the Hope of Posterity. Some Serious Thoughts on the Foundation, Rise and Growth of the Sett

Dexter, Samuel (1700-1755) Our Fathers God, the Hope of Posterity. Some Serious Thoughts on the Foundation, Rise and Growth of the Sett

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1080
Sold for:
$431$350

Dexter, Samuel (1700-1755) Our Fathers God, the Hope of Posterity. Some Serious Thoughts on the Foundation, Rise and Growth of the Settlements in New England. Boston: S. Kneeland & T. Green, 1738. More ...

Douglass, William (1691?-1752) A Summary, Historical and Political, of the First Planting, Progressive Improvements, and Present State

Douglass, William (1691?-1752) A Summary, Historical and Political, of the First Planting, Progressive Improvements, and Present State

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Douglass, William (1691?-1752) A Summary, Historical and Political, of the First Planting, Progressive Improvements, and Present State of the British Settlements in North-America. London: for R. More ...

Ferdinand VI, King of Spain (1713-1759) Signed Grant of Nobility for Don Manuel Cantero, 3 September 1753.

Ferdinand VI, King of Spain (1713-1759) Signed Grant of Nobility for Don Manuel Cantero, 3 September 1753.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1095
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Ferdinand VI, King of Spain (1713-1759) Signed Grant of Nobility for Don Manuel Cantero, 3 September 1753. Small folio illuminated manuscript on parchment, with full-page hand-painted and colored More ...

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces.

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Political, Miscellaneous, and Philosophical Pieces. London: for J. Johnson, 1779. First collected edition, octavo, "the only edition of Franklin's writings (other than More ...

Justinian I (c. 483-565) Institutionum Civilium Libri Quatuor  , Latin Manuscript on Paper, Late 17th-Early 18th Century.

Justinian I (c. 483-565) Institutionum Civilium Libri Quatuor , Latin Manuscript on Paper, Late 17th-Early 18th Century.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$221$180

Justinian I (c. 483-565) Institutionum Civilium Libri Quatuor, Latin Manuscript on Paper, Late 17th-Early 18th Century. Quarto, brown ink on laid paper, approximately 130 leaves, including one More ...

Malan, Alfred Henry (1852-1928) Famous Homes of Great Britain and their Stories[and] More Famous Homes of Great Britain, ex libris Edit

Malan, Alfred Henry (1852-1928) Famous Homes of Great Britain and their Stories[and] More Famous Homes of Great Britain, ex libris Edit

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1127
Sold for:
$185$150

Malan, Alfred Henry (1852-1928) Famous Homes of Great Britain and their Stories[and] More Famous Homes of Great Britain, ex libris Edith Wharton. New York: Putnam's Sons [and] London: The Pall Mall More ...

Mitchell, Margaret (1900-1949) Gone with the Wind  , First Edition.

Mitchell, Margaret (1900-1949) Gone with the Wind , First Edition.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1132
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Mitchell, Margaret (1900-1949) Gone with the Wind, First Edition. New York: Macmillan, [May] 1936. First edition, octavo, bound in contemporary half gray leather spine lettered and tooled in gilt More ...

ONeill, Eugene (1888-1953) Anna Christie; Marco Millions; Strange Interlude; [and] George Pierce Baker, a Memorial: Four Signed Limite

ONeill, Eugene (1888-1953) Anna Christie; Marco Millions; Strange Interlude; [and] George Pierce Baker, a Memorial: Four Signed Limite

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$185$150

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Anna Christie; Marco Millions; Strange Interlude; [and] George Pierce Baker, a Memorial: Four Signed Limited Edition Titles. Anna Christie, New York: Horace Liveright, More ...

Ogontz School, Photo Album, 1893-1894.

Ogontz School, Photo Album, 1893-1894.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1141
Sold for:
$369$300

Ogontz School, Photo Album, 1893-1894. Mary Louise's Curtis's school photo album, landscape folio-format book containing twenty-four large photos (school buildings interiors, exteriors, dramatic More ...

Pasteur, Louis (1822-1895) Etudes sur le Vin ses Maladies Causes qui les Provoquent Procedes Nouveaux.

Pasteur, Louis (1822-1895) Etudes sur le Vin ses Maladies Causes qui les Provoquent Procedes Nouveaux.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1145
Sold for:
$400$325

Pasteur, Louis (1822-1895) Etudes sur le Vin ses Maladies Causes qui les Provoquent Procedes Nouveaux. Paris: l'Imprimerie Imperiale, 1866. First edition, octavo, illustrated with forty-two numbered More ...

Pastnernak, Boris (1890-1960) My Sister-Life  , Illustrated and Signed by Yuri Kuper.

Pastnernak, Boris (1890-1960) My Sister-Life , Illustrated and Signed by Yuri Kuper.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$492$400

Pastnernak, Boris (1890-1960) My Sister-Life, Illustrated and Signed by Yuri Kuper. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1991. Large square folio, copy number five of 250 text printed at the Wild Carrot More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Yusuf and Zulaikha  , or Joseph and Potiphar's Wife  , Early 19th Century.

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Yusuf and Zulaikha , or Joseph and Potiphar's Wife , Early 19th Century.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$461$375

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Yusuf and Zulaikha, or Joseph and Potiphar's Wife, Early 19th Century. Narrow octavo-format manuscript on polished paper, containing an elaborate double-page illuminated More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Farhang Suroori (Suroori Dictionary).

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Farhang Suroori (Suroori Dictionary).

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1152
Sold for:
$148$120

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Farhang Suroori (Suroori Dictionary). Small octavo-format manuscript on polished laid paper, text in black and red throughout, bound in full leather, 7 x 3 3/4 in. More ...

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) C.S. Evans's The Sleeping Beauty,   Signed Edition de Luxe, with Additional Drawing and Signature.

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) C.S. Evans's The Sleeping Beauty, Signed Edition de Luxe, with Additional Drawing and Signature.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1166
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) C.S. Evans's The Sleeping Beauty, Signed Edition de Luxe, with Additional Drawing and Signature. London: William Heinemann; Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., More ...

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Henrik Ibsen's Peer Gynt,   Signed Limited Edition.

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Henrik Ibsen's Peer Gynt, Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1168
Sold for:
$277$225

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Henrik Ibsen's Peer Gynt, Signed Limited Edition. London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1936. Small folio, copy number 25 of 460 copies printed, signed by Rackham More ...

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Oliver Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield  , Signed Limited Edition.

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Oliver Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1170
Sold for:
$277$225

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Oliver Goldsmith's The Vicar of Wakefield, Signed Limited Edition. Philadelphia: David McKay Co., [1929]. Small folio, copy number 82 of 575 copies printed, More ...

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) The Brothers Grimm's Little Brother & Sister and Other Tales  , Signed Limited Edition.

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) The Brothers Grimm's Little Brother & Sister and Other Tales , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1172
Sold for:
$584$475

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) The Brothers Grimm's Little Brother & Sister and Other Tales, Signed Limited Edition. London: Constable & Co., [1917]. Small folio, copy number 156 of 525 signed More ...

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) William Shakespeare's The Tempest  , Signed Limited Edition.

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) William Shakespeare's The Tempest , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1173
Sold for:
$861$700

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) William Shakespeare's The Tempest, Signed Limited Edition. London: William Heinemann Ltd.; New York: Doubleday, Page, & Co., [1926]. Small folio, copy number 314 More ...

Sperry, Armstrong (1897-1976) Mock-up with Original Art for All Set Sail: a Romance of the Flying Cloud.

Sperry, Armstrong (1897-1976) Mock-up with Original Art for All Set Sail: a Romance of the Flying Cloud.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1182
Sold for:
$400$325

Sperry, Armstrong (1897-1976) Mock-up with Original Art for All Set Sail: a Romance of the Flying Cloud. Quarto-format bound book with a hand-drawn dust jacket, hand-drawn and colored pastedown and More ...