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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 ...

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$588$500

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870), A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1844, original wraps, 8vo, ( minor browning, splits along spines, some More ...

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$940$800

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) A Christmas Carol in Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas, Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1844, original gilt lettered brown cloth stamped J.C. Russell Binder to cover, More ...

(Darton, William, 1747-1819)

(Darton, William, 1747-1819)

Auction:
2353
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2007
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$47$40

(Darton, William, 1747-1819), Little Jack of All Trades; or Mechanical Arts Described, in Prose and Verse, suited to the Capacities of Children, London: Harvey and Darton, 1823, first edition, half More ...

Clemens, Samuel Langhorne (1835-1910)

Clemens, Samuel Langhorne (1835-1910)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$3,173$2,700

Clemens, Samuel Langhorne (1835-1910), Autograph letter signed, four pages, May 7, 1898, to Gilder, concerning general news and reflecting on his history as a paid writer and his relationships with More ...

Ruskin, John (1819-1900)

Ruskin, John (1819-1900)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$206$175

Ruskin, John (1819-1900), "Essays on Political Economy," Fraser's Magazine for Town and Country, Vol. LXV, June, 1862, No. CCCXC, bound in three quarter morocco, with autograph letter signed laid More ...

Folk Art Scrap Album

Folk Art Scrap Album

Auction:
2337
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2006
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$588$500

Folk Art Scrap Album, Boston, late 19th century, bound in a large wood paneled album painted dark red with gold and silver decoration and inscriptions, the front with "Prose & Poetry," "Art & More ...

The Complete Prose Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The Complete Prose Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Auction:
2303
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2005
Lot:
749
Sold for:
$88$75

The Complete Prose Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1883, three volumes. More ...

Four Cartons of Books

Four Cartons of Books

Auction:
2303
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2005
Lot:
1068
Sold for:
$59$50

Four Cartons of Books, 20th century, primarily poetry and prose, including various literary libraries. More ...

Frost, Robert (1874-1963)

Frost, Robert (1874-1963)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$999$850

Frost, Robert (1874-1963), Collection of approximately twenty articles, mostly individually printed poems and prose, in small format, including An Unstamped Letter in Our Rural Letter Box, The More ...

Rare Advertising Automaton of  Denslow's Mother Goose

Rare Advertising Automaton of Denslow's Mother Goose

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

Rare Advertising Automaton of Denslow's Mother Goose, with painted papier-mache head articulated at the neck and beak, webbed papier-mache feet, original yellow cotton cape with fringe and ribbon More ...

Dagley, Richard (d. 1841)

Dagley, Richard (d. 1841)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$106$90

Dagley, Richard (d. 1841), Death's Doings: Consisting of Numerous Original Compositions in Verse and Prose . . ., London, J. Andrews, 1827, second edition, crushed and tooled gray calf, with More ...

Nine Limited Press Titles Related to Literature and Poetry

Nine Limited Press Titles Related to Literature and Poetry

Auction:
2229
Auction:
Sale #2229 - Feb 26, 2004
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$147$125

Nine Limited Press Titles Related to Literature and Poetry, Housman, More Poems; Mann, Death in Venice; Poetry and Prose by A. Lincoln; Machen, Ornaments in Jade; Belitt, The Five Fold Mesh; Beer, More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674)

Milton, John (1608-1674)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$470$400

Milton, John (1608-1674), The Works of John Milton in Verse and Prose, London, 1863, eight volumes, gilt tooled and lettered calf, More ...

The Poetical Works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson

The Poetical Works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Auction:
2208
Auction:
Sale #2208 - Aug 21, 2003
Lot:
281A
Sold for:
$35$30

The Poetical Works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Troy, New York, 1885, with padded and gilt covers. Together with Longfellow's Prose Works, Boston, More ...

Group of Massachusetts State Histories, Atlases, Civil War Related Books,   Periodicals and a Miniature Set of Prose

Group of Massachusetts State Histories, Atlases, Civil War Related Books, Periodicals and a Miniature Set of Prose

Auction:
2207
Auction:
Sale #2207 - Aug 10, 2003
Lot:
712B
Sold for:
$705$600

Group of Massachusetts State Histories, Atlases, Civil War Related Books, Periodicals and a Miniature Set of Prose, includes Hingham, Worcester County, Gazetteer, More ...

Books of Nonfiction, Prose, Nature, Etc.

Books of Nonfiction, Prose, Nature, Etc.

Auction:
2189
Auction:
Sale #2189 - Mar 20, 2003
Lot:
633
Sold for:
$323$275

Books of Nonfiction, Prose, Nature, More ...

Collection of Approximately Sixty Books

Collection of Approximately Sixty Books

Auction:
2187
Auction:
Sale #2187 - Feb 20, 2003
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$206$175

Collection of Approximately Sixty Books, including sets, poetry, prose and More ...