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Charles Chase Emerson (American, 1874-1922)      Spring Landscape.

Charles Chase Emerson (American, 1874-1922) Spring Landscape.

Auction:
2514M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 21, 2010
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$504$425

Charles Chase Emerson (American, 1874-1922) Spring Landscape. Signed "Chase Emerson" l.l. Oil on canvas, 9 5/8 x 13 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime, minor losses. More ...

John L. Stoddard's Lectures

John L. Stoddard's Lectures

Auction:
2492
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 21, 2010
Lot:
527A
Sold for:
$6$5

John L. Stoddard's Lectures, 1898, Balch Bros. Co., ten vols., numbered 228/500, cloth-bound. More ...

(American Periodicals, Thoreau, Whittier, Emerson, etc.)

(American Periodicals, Thoreau, Whittier, Emerson, etc.)

Auction:
2492
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 21, 2010
Lot:
801
Sold for:
$59$50

(American Periodicals, Thoreau, Whittier, Emerson, etc.), two volumes, one containing extracts from The Atlantic Monthly, vol. IX, June, 1862, no. LVI, and an 1863 edition, containing essays by More ...

Twenty-three Titles of Ralph Waldo Emerson's Works

Twenty-three Titles of Ralph Waldo Emerson's Works

Auction:
2492
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 21, 2010
Lot:
875
Unsold
 

Twenty-three Titles of Ralph Waldo Emerson's Works, various printers, mostly late 19th/early 20th century, cloth bound. More ...

Group of Earl and Lady Gosford and 1937 Coronation of King George   VI and Queen Elizabeth Related Ephemera

Group of Earl and Lady Gosford and 1937 Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Related Ephemera

Auction:
2488
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 17, 2009
Lot:
955
Sold for:
$148$125

Group of Earl and Lady Gosford and 1937 Coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Related Ephemera, including an invitation, House of Lords luncheon tickets, Westminster Abbey auto parking More ...

Ricardo, David (1772-1823)

Ricardo, David (1772-1823)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$2,844$2,400

Ricardo, David (1772-1823), Autograph letter signed, February 24, 1822, one page, requesting that the recipient give Mr. David Wilkinson an admission to a lecture series at the London Institution More ...

Silliman, Benjamin (1779-1864)

Silliman, Benjamin (1779-1864)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$267$225

Silliman, Benjamin (1779-1864), Autograph letter signed, December 28, 1839, two pages, to Thomas R. Dutton, discussing his health, Silliman's lectures and specimens, matted with portrait, (very More ...

(Blackwell, Elizabeth, First Woman Physician in the United States, 1821-1910)

(Blackwell, Elizabeth, First Woman Physician in the United States, 1821-1910)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$356$300

(Blackwell, Elizabeth, First Woman Physician in the United States, 1821-1910), Two titles: Barrett, Elizabeth Barrett, A Drama of Exile, New York: Henry G. Langley, 1845, two volumes, original More ...

Colman, Benjamin (1673-1747)

Colman, Benjamin (1673-1747)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Colman, Benjamin (1673-1747), A Humble Discourse of the Incomprehensibleness of God in Four Sermons, Preached at the Lecture in Boston. 1714, Boston: J. Draper, 1740, second edition, contemporary More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882)

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882), Two titles: An Address Delivered Before the Senior Class in Divinity College, Cambridge, 1838, and An Address Delivered in the Court-house in Concord...on the More ...

William Bradford (American, 1823 - 1892)      Arctic Sunset with the Ice Bound  Panther.

William Bradford (American, 1823 - 1892) Arctic Sunset with the Ice Bound Panther.

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$259,000$220,000

William Bradford (American, 1823 - 1892) Arctic Sunset with the Ice Bound Panther. Signed and dated [18]75 l.r. Oil on artist's board, 9 x 13 3/4 in., in original ornate gilt-gesso frame. More ...

Twenty-three Titles of Ralph Waldo Emerson's Works

Twenty-three Titles of Ralph Waldo Emerson's Works

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
43
Unsold
 

Twenty-three Titles of Ralph Waldo Emerson's Works, various printers, mostly late 19th/early 20th century, cloth bound. More ...

Mark Twain, A Tramp Abroad

Mark Twain, A Tramp Abroad

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$71$60

Mark Twain, A Tramp Abroad, 1st edition, 2nd issue, 1880, American Publishing Co., Hartford. More ...

John L. Stoddard's Lectures

John L. Stoddard's Lectures

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
78
Unsold
 

John L. Stoddard's Lectures, 1898, Balch Bros. Co., ten vols., numbered 228/500, cloth-bound. More ...

(American Periodicals, Thoreau, Whittier, Emerson, etc.)

(American Periodicals, Thoreau, Whittier, Emerson, etc.)

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
172
Unsold
 

(American Periodicals, Thoreau, Whittier, Emerson, etc.), two volumes, one containing extracts from The Atlantic Monthly, vol. IX, June, 1862, no. LVI, and an 1863 edition, containing essays by More ...

19th Century Autograph Book

19th Century Autograph Book

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
257G
Sold for:
$504$425

19th Century Autograph Book, containing spurious leaf bearing signatures of Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, Edwin Stanton, Charles Sumner, Horace Greeley, Ulysses S. Grant, Carl Schurz, and others, More ...

Brass-studded Leather Document Box

Brass-studded Leather Document Box

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
713
Sold for:
$59$50

Brass-studded Leather Document Box, America, mid-19th century, hinged rectangular box covered in black leather with leather handle with brass tack studded borders, brass plaque engraved "Francis W. More ...

Framed Oil on Canvasboard of a Hawaiian Landscape with Volcano by Arthur Webster Emerson (American, b. 1885)

Framed Oil on Canvasboard of a Hawaiian Landscape with Volcano by Arthur Webster Emerson (American, b. 1885)

Auction:
2466
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 15, 2009
Lot:
308
Unsold
 

Framed Oil on Canvasboard of a Hawaiian Landscape with Volcano by Arthur Webster Emerson (American, b. 1885), signed "Arthur W. Emerson" l.l. and "A. W. Emerson" in pen with a handwritten letter More ...

Framed Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of Mark Twain

Framed Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of Mark Twain

Auction:
2466
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 15, 2009
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$237$200

Framed Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of Mark Twain, attributed to Helen Salzberg, inscribed "Helen...Sal..." l.r. More ...

*Chateau Montrose 1990

*Chateau Montrose 1990

Auction:
2450
Auction:
Fine Wines - May 21, 2009
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$1,823$1,500

*Chateau Montrose 1990 St. Estephe, 2eme Cru Classe "In several tastings last year, the 1990 Montrose clearly revealed its incredible complexity and massive character. I was especially pleased More ...

*Chateau Montrose 1990

*Chateau Montrose 1990

Auction:
2450
Auction:
Fine Wines - May 21, 2009
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$4,253$3,500

*Chateau Montrose 1990 St. Estephe, 2eme Cru Classe "In several tastings last year, the 1990 Montrose clearly revealed its incredible complexity and massive character. I was especially pleased More ...

(Medical Lectures), Ware, Dr. John

(Medical Lectures), Ware, Dr. John

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2009
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$24$20

(Medical Lectures), Ware, Dr. John, An Introductory Lecture... Harvard University... October, 1833, Boston, 1833, cloth. More ...

(American Notables, 19th Century)

(American Notables, 19th Century)

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2009
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

(American Notables, 19th Century), Collection of ephemera including: Howe, Julia Ward (1819-1910), eight autograph letters/cards signed, 1897-1909, to Fannie B. Pratt, mostly concerning social More ...

Renaissance Revival Enamel and Gem-set Longchain, Tiffany & Co.

Renaissance Revival Enamel and Gem-set Longchain, Tiffany & Co.

Auction:
2448
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 17, 2009
Lot:
530
Sold for:
$402,000$350,000

Renaissance Revival Enamel and Gem-set Longchain, Tiffany & Co., c. 1901, designed by Paulding Farnham, the central and terminal pendants joined by scrolling foliate links, decorated front and verso More ...

Framed Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of Mark Twain

Framed Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of Mark Twain

Auction:
2438
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 18, 2008
Lot:
1603A
Unsold
 

Framed Oil on Canvasboard Portrait of Mark Twain, attributed to Helen Salzberg, inscribed "Helen...Sal..." l.r. More ...

(Medical Lectures), Ware, Dr. John

(Medical Lectures), Ware, Dr. John

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2008
Lot:
482
Unsold
 

(Medical Lectures), Ware, Dr. John, An Introductory Lecture... Harvard University... October, 1833, Boston, 1833, cloth. More ...

(American Notables, 19th Century)

(American Notables, 19th Century)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
3
Unsold
 

(American Notables, 19th Century), Collection of ephemera including: Howe, Julia Ward (1819-1910), eight autograph letters/cards signed, 1897-1909, to Fannie B. Pratt, mostly concerning social More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$326$275

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Lectures on Rhetoric and Oratory, Delivered to the Classes of Senior and Junior Sophisters in Harvard University, Cambridge: Hilliard and Metcalf, 1810, first More ...

Clemens, Samuel Langhorne (1835-1910)

Clemens, Samuel Langhorne (1835-1910)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$770$650

Clemens, Samuel Langhorne (1835-1910), The Innocents Abroad or The New Pilgrims' Progress, London: Chatto & Windus, 1899, two volumes from The Writings of Mark Twain, Author's Edition De Luxe, More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882)

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$474$400

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882), Essays, 1841, and Essays: Second Series, 1844, Boston: James Munroe and Company, half title in Volume I, two pages of publisher's advertisements at end of Volume More ...