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Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey.

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
377
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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:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
385
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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 ...

Montaigne, Michel de (1533-1592) Essayes Written in French [...] Done into English, according to the last French edition, by Iohn Flori

Montaigne, Michel de (1533-1592) Essayes Written in French [...] Done into English, according to the last French edition, by Iohn Flori

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Montaigne, Michel de (1533-1592) Essayes Written in French [...] Done into English, according to the last French edition, by Iohn Florio. London: by Bradvvood for Blount & Barret, 1613. Second More ...

Mulla Sadra (c. 1571/2-1640) Hikmat Al Mutaalyah [The Transcendent Theosophy in the Four Journeys of the Intellect], 1205 AH [1792 CE]

Mulla Sadra (c. 1571/2-1640) Hikmat Al Mutaalyah [The Transcendent Theosophy in the Four Journeys of the Intellect], 1205 AH [1792 CE]

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$492$400

Mulla Sadra (c. 1571/2-1640) Hikmat Al Muta'alyah [The Transcendent Theosophy in the Four Journeys of the Intellect], 1205 AH [1792 CE]. Persian manuscript on paper, written in black ink on More ...

Natural History, Medicine, Two Volumes: Deleuze and Gorman.

Natural History, Medicine, Two Volumes: Deleuze and Gorman.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$62$50

Natural History, Medicine, Two Volumes: Deleuze and Gorman. J.P.F. Deleuze's Histoire Critique du Magnetisme Animal, Paris: Mame, 1813, octavo, two parts in one volume, modern half morocco; [and] More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Philosophiae Naturalis Principia.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Philosophiae Naturalis Principia.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$123$100

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Philosophiae Naturalis Principia. Cambridge: University Press, 1972. Two large quarto volumes, facsimile based on the third edition of 1726, with variant readings, More ...

Phrenology, Four Volumes.

Phrenology, Four Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$369$300

Phrenology, Four Volumes. Including: The American Phrenological Journal and Miscellany, Philadelphia: by A. Waldie, 1839, octavo, bound in contemporary half red morocco; Examination of the More ...

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works  , and One Other.

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works , and One Other.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$431$350

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) The Complete Works, and One Other. Ten octavo volumes, New York: Putnam's Sons, Knickerbocker Press, 1902, from the Collector's Eldorado edition, number 82 of 150 sets, More ...

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles.

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
468
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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 ...

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre.

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre. London: Seile, 1629. First edition of Hobbes' translation, his first book, and the More ...

Carl Hyatt (American, 20th/21st Century)      Rocks and Tidepool, New Hampshire

Carl Hyatt (American, 20th/21st Century) Rocks and Tidepool, New Hampshire

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1142
Sold for:
$185$150

Carl Hyatt (American, 20th/21st Century) Rocks and Tidepool, New Hampshire, 1995, printed 2002. Signed "Hyatt" in pencil l.r., signed, dated, titled, and numbered "...2/25..." in pencil on the More ...

Diana T. Rousseau (American, 20th/21st Century)      Walking at World's End II

Diana T. Rousseau (American, 20th/21st Century) Walking at World's End II

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1303
Sold for:
$74$60

Diana T. Rousseau (American, 20th/21st Century) Walking at World's End II. Unsigned, identified on an unattributed label affixed to the frame backing. Pastel on paper, sight size 10 1/2 x 13 1/2 More ...

Brass Heart-pierced Footman

Brass Heart-pierced Footman

Auction:
3030T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 05, 2017
Lot:
1566
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Brass Heart-pierced Footman, England, 19th century, ht. 12, wd. 16, dp. 15 in. More ...

Agate Plaque Pendant

Agate Plaque Pendant

Auction:
3025B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 15, 2017
Lot:
313
Sold for:
$308$250

Agate Plaque Pendant, China, 20th century, with Daoist figures in relief, translucent gray stone with russet markings, 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. More ...

Diana T. Rousseau (American, 20th/21st Century)      Walking at World's End II

Diana T. Rousseau (American, 20th/21st Century) Walking at World's End II

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1636
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Diana T. Rousseau (American, 20th/21st Century) Walking at World's End II. Unsigned, identified on an unattributed label affixed to the frame backing. Pastel on paper, sight size 10 1/2 x 13 1/2 More ...

Jane Smaldone (American, b. 1953)      Plato's Story

Jane Smaldone (American, b. 1953) Plato's Story

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1064
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Jane Smaldone (American, b. 1953) Plato's Story. Signed, dated, and titled "JSmaldone 1990/..." on the reverse, with a label from Nielsen Gallery, Boston, affixed to the stretcher. Oil on More ...

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism.

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1113
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Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism. [17th c. CE?]. Arabic manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 75 leaves, 14 lines per page, text written in More ...

A Short Attempt to Recommend the Study of Botanical Analogy, in Investigating the Properties of Medicines from the Vegetable Kingdom.

A Short Attempt to Recommend the Study of Botanical Analogy, in Investigating the Properties of Medicines from the Vegetable Kingdom.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$492$400

A Short Attempt to Recommend the Study of Botanical Analogy, in Investigating the Properties of Medicines from the Vegetable Kingdom. London: for G. Robinson and C. Elliott, 1784. First and only More ...

Le Grand, Antoine (1629-1699) and Rene Descartes (1596-1650) Institutio Philosophiae Secundum Principia.

Le Grand, Antoine (1629-1699) and Rene Descartes (1596-1650) Institutio Philosophiae Secundum Principia.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1308
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Le Grand, Antoine (1629-1699) and Rene Descartes (1596-1650) Institutio Philosophiae Secundum Principia. London: Martyn, 1675. Third edition, octavo, signed I. Newton at the top of the typographical More ...

Radioactivity, Five Early Titles.

Radioactivity, Five Early Titles.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1370
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Radioactivity, Five Early Titles. Including: Ernest Rutherford (1871-1937), James Chadwick (1891-1974) and Charles Drummond Ellis's (1895-1980) Radiations from Radioactive Substances, New York: More ...

Smith, Henrie (1550?-1591) Gods Arrow Against Atheists.

Smith, Henrie (1550?-1591) Gods Arrow Against Atheists.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1398
Sold for:
$135$110

Smith, Henrie (1550?-1591) Gods Arrow Against Atheists. London: by F.K. for Thomas Pavier, 1609. Third edition of a popular title, quarto, disbound, 6 7/8 x 5 1/4 in. More ...

Wright, Henry Clarke (1797-1870) The Employers of Dick Crowninshield, the Assassin, and the Employers of Zachary Taylor, the Soldier: t

Wright, Henry Clarke (1797-1870) The Employers of Dick Crowninshield, the Assassin, and the Employers of Zachary Taylor, the Soldier: t

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1455
Sold for:
$369$300

Wright, Henry Clarke (1797-1870) The Employers of Dick Crowninshield, the Assassin, and the Employers of Zachary Taylor, the Soldier: the Difference. Hopedale, Massachusetts: Non-Resistant and More ...

Three Assorted Drying Racks.     Estimate $100-200

Three Assorted Drying Racks. Estimate $100-200

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1020
Sold for:
$135$110

Three Assorted Drying Racks. More ...

Turned Ash Bowl

Turned Ash Bowl

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1319
Sold for:
$185$150

Turned Ash Bowl, 18th/19th century, (imperfections), ht. 3 1/4, dia. 8 in. Provenance: Roger Bacon Collection. More ...

Vere Carved Wood Male Figure

Vere Carved Wood Male Figure

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Vere Carved Wood Male Figure, Nigeria, the standing figure with penetrating gaze, on a wood base, ht. 28 1/2 in. Provenance: Pace Primitive, New York. More ...

Seven Books on the Arts of Chinese Buddhism and Taoism

Seven Books on the Arts of Chinese Buddhism and Taoism

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1078A
Sold for:
$111$90

Seven Books on the Arts of Chinese Buddhism and Taoism, Xu, Zhongguo fo jiao si miao bao zang (Treasures from Chinese Buddhist Temples); Little, Taoism and the Arts of China; Leidy, Wisdom Embodied: More ...

Group of Six Carved or Turned Household Items

Group of Six Carved or Turned Household Items

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$400$325

Group of Six Carved or Turned Household Items, 19th century, a taperstick with wide drip catcher over a spiral shaft on a low wide foot; a pickwick with whale's tooth handle, brass pick, and turned More ...

Large Yin-Yang Lacquer Charger

Large Yin-Yang Lacquer Charger

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
2042
Sold for:
$74$60

Large Yin-Yang Lacquer Charger, Japan, 20th century, the white half of the charger to simulate stone mosaic, on a low foot, dia. 17 1/2 in. More ...

William Crosbie (Scottish, 1915-1999)      Dum Vivimus Vivamus

William Crosbie (Scottish, 1915-1999) Dum Vivimus Vivamus

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$677$550

William Crosbie (Scottish, 1915-1999) Dum Vivimus Vivamus Signed "Crosbie." l.r., identified on two labels from the Royal Scottish Academy affixed to the Masonite backing. Oil on canvas More ...

Carl Chiarenza (American, b. 1935)      Three Abstractions: Noumenon 16 ,  Noumenon 180

Carl Chiarenza (American, b. 1935) Three Abstractions: Noumenon 16 , Noumenon 180

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
192
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Carl Chiarenza (American, b. 1935) Three Abstractions: Noumenon 16, Noumenon 180, and Noumenon 119, 1984, 1984-86, and 1987, respectively. All titled, dated, inscribed with copyright More ...