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Barton, Richard (1706-1759)  Lectures in Natural Philosophy, Designed to be a Foundation, for Reasoning Pertinently, upon the Petrifica

Barton, Richard (1706-1759) Lectures in Natural Philosophy, Designed to be a Foundation, for Reasoning Pertinently, upon the Petrifica

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$246$200

Barton, Richard (1706-1759) Lectures in Natural Philosophy, Designed to be a Foundation, for Reasoning Pertinently, upon the Petrifications, Gems, Crystals, and Sanative Quality of the Lough Neagh More ...

Science, Mathematics, and Philosophy, Four Volumes, 1650-1803.

Science, Mathematics, and Philosophy, Four Volumes, 1650-1803.

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2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$960$800

Science, Mathematics, and Philosophy, Four Volumes, 1650-1803. Rene Descartes's (1596-1650) Principia Philosopiae [and] Specimina Philosophiae: seu Dissertatio de Methodo, Amsterdam: Elzevir, 1650, More ...

Triplett, Colonel Frank (fl. circa 1880) History, Romance, and Philosophy of Great American Crimes and Criminals

Triplett, Colonel Frank (fl. circa 1880) History, Romance, and Philosophy of Great American Crimes and Criminals

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$150$125

Triplett, Colonel Frank (fl. circa 1880) History, Romance, and Philosophy of Great American Crimes and Criminals. Hartford: Park Publishing Co., 1885. Octavo, illustrated, 659 pages, bound in More ...

Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915)   Twenty Related Volumes:

Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915) Twenty Related Volumes:

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2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2013
Lot:
255
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Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915) Twenty Related Volumes: Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Roycrofters Memorial Edition in Fourteen Volumes, New York, Wise & Co., 1916; Elbert Hubbard of East More ...

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2013
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$150$125

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks, including a lighthouse-form shaker, ht. 9 1/2 to 12, bowl dia. 9, candlesticks, ht. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Classics, Greek, 18th Century, Twelve Volumes:

Classics, Greek, 18th Century, Twelve Volumes:

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$570$475

Classics, Greek, 18th Century, Twelve Volumes: Suidae Lexicon, Graece & Latine, Cambridge: Typis Academicis, 1705, in three folio volumes, all boards detached, clean interiors; Justini Philosophi & More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727)   The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

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2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. London: for H.D. Symonds, 1803. Octavo, three volumes bound as one, first complete edition of Newton's Principia, More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727)   The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$660$550

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. London: for Sherwood, et al., 1819. Three octavo volumes, second complete edition of Newton's Principia, illustrated More ...

Western Manuscripts in Latin, Three Volumes (1643-1769):

Western Manuscripts in Latin, Three Volumes (1643-1769):

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2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$780$650

Western Manuscripts in Latin, Three Volumes (1643-1769): Tractatus Theologicus de Uno et Trino, [and] Tractatus Moralis de Matrimonio, octavo, continental manuscript on paper in Latin, dated 1684, More ...

Kerman Carpet

Kerman Carpet

Auction:
2653B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - May 11, 2013
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$840$700

Kerman Carpet, Southeast Persia, third quarter 19th century, (areas of wear, several small holes and tears with reinforcement glued to back, selvage damage, and minor end fraying), 10 ft. 10 in. x 7 More ...

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks

Auction:
2646M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2013
Lot:
773
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Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks, including a lighthouse-form shaker, ht. 9 1/2 to 12, bowl dia. 9, candlesticks, ht. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Christian Gottfried Schulze (Dresden, 1749-1819)       Prince Alexander Mikhailovitch Belosselsky (Russian, 1752-1809)

Christian Gottfried Schulze (Dresden, 1749-1819) Prince Alexander Mikhailovitch Belosselsky (Russian, 1752-1809)

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2645B
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European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 06, 2013
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$338$275

Christian Gottfried Schulze (Dresden, 1749-1819) Prince Alexander Mikhailovitch Belosselsky (Russian, 1752-1809), the engraving depicting the prince at work in his study, with a Voltaire More ...

Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Leaf Decoration and a Purportedly Shaker Wooden Stool

Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Leaf Decoration and a Purportedly Shaker Wooden Stool

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2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2013
Lot:
852
Sold for:
$200$200

Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Leaf Decoration and a Purportedly Shaker Wooden Stool, three-gallon straight-sided crock with lug handles with impressed maker's marks "E.G. KILBURN & CO. CONCORD N.H.," More ...

Two Small Oval Lapped-seam Covered Boxes

Two Small Oval Lapped-seam Covered Boxes

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
524
Sold for:
$270$225

Two Small Oval Lapped-seam Covered Boxes, 19th century, one possibly Shaker with natural finish and joined with three lapped fingers, the other painted light blue with opposing finger on the cover More ...

Mixed Lot, Two Boxes:

Mixed Lot, Two Boxes:

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
97
Sold for:
$200$200

Mixed Lot, Two Boxes: The Most Noble and Famous Travels of Marco Polo, London: Argonaut Press, 1929, edited by John Frampton, bound in half vellum and decorated yellow buckram boards; a set of More ...

Reference Books: Shaker Furniture and Decorative Arts, Four Boxes.

Reference Books: Shaker Furniture and Decorative Arts, Four Boxes.

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$150$150

Reference Books: Shaker Furniture and Decorative Arts, Four Boxes. A collection of 20th century publications on Shaker-style furnishings and the Shaker lifestyle, including illustrated scholarly More ...

Loose Painting

Loose Painting

Auction:
2632M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jan 31, 2013
Lot:
551
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Loose Painting, Japan, 19th/20th century, ink on paper, depicting officials crossing a bridge in a mountain landscape, inscribed, 26 x 18 in. More ...

Framed Print on Paper

Framed Print on Paper

Auction:
2633T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jan 28, 2013
Lot:
772
Sold for:
$1,140$950

Framed Print on Paper, China, 20th century, depicting a Ming-style painting of a horse tethered to a tree, 18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$84,000$70,000

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837. One folded wove paper bifolium inscribed on four pages, congressional stationery. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864), thanking More ...

Bookseller's Catalog, 1592.

Bookseller's Catalog, 1592.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$6,000$5,000

Bookseller's Catalog, 1592. Nicolaus Basseus (c. 1540-1601) Collectio in Unum Corpus, Omnium Librorum Hebraeorum, Graecorum, Latinorum necnon Germanice, Italice, Gallice, & Hispanice. Frankfurt: More ...

Hooker, Thomas (1586-1647) The Poor Doubting Christian Drawn to Christ

Hooker, Thomas (1586-1647) The Poor Doubting Christian Drawn to Christ

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$270$225

Hooker, Thomas (1586-1647) The Poor Doubting Christian Drawn to Christ. Boston: Green, Bushell, and Allen for Henchman, 1743. 12mo, first Boston edition, collated, complete, bound in original half More ...

Lipsius, Justus (1547-1606) Opera

Lipsius, Justus (1547-1606) Opera

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$660$550

Lipsius, Justus (1547-1606) Opera. Lyons: Cardon, 1613. Folio, in two volumes, engraved title in volume one, printed in two columns throughout, with engraved illustrations in the text, in clean More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. Translated into English by Andrew Motte. To which are

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. Translated into English by Andrew Motte. To which are

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
429
Sold for:
$10,200$8,500

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. Translated into English by Andrew Motte. To which are added, The Laws of the Moon's Motion, according to Gravity. More ...

Witchcraft, Twelve Volumes:

Witchcraft, Twelve Volumes:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
515
Sold for:
$840$700

Witchcraft, Twelve Volumes: Delusion, or the Witch of New England, Boston, 1840, textured cloth, spotting to endleaves and preliminaries; Henry Christmas' The Phantom World, Philadelphia: A. Hart, More ...

Diderot, Denis (1713-1784) [extract] Encyclopedie, ou Dictionnaire Raisonne des Sciences, des Arts et des Metiers, par une Societe des

Diderot, Denis (1713-1784) [extract] Encyclopedie, ou Dictionnaire Raisonne des Sciences, des Arts et des Metiers, par une Societe des

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
544
Sold for:
$900$750

Diderot, Denis (1713-1784) [extract] Encyclopedie, ou Dictionnaire Raisonne des Sciences, des Arts et des Metiers, par une Societe des Gens de Lettres. Paris/Neuchatel/Amsterdam: Various Printers, More ...

Gravesande, Willem Jacob's (1688-1742)   Mathematical Elements of Natural Philosophy

Gravesande, Willem Jacob's (1688-1742) Mathematical Elements of Natural Philosophy

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
565
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Gravesande, Willem Jacob's (1688-1742) Mathematical Elements of Natural Philosophy. London: Senex, et al., 1737. Two octavo volumes, fifth edition, title pages printed in red and black, More ...

Power, Henry (1623-1668) Experimental Philosophy

Power, Henry (1623-1668) Experimental Philosophy

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
604
Sold for:
$3,600$3,000

Power, Henry (1623-1668) Experimental Philosophy. London: T. Roycroft for Martin and Allestry, 1664. First edition, quarto, collated, complete, with the imprimatur leaf, errata, and final blank; More ...

Ancestor Portrait

Ancestor Portrait

Auction:
2627M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 25, 2012
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$2,500$2,500

Ancestor Portrait, China, 19th century, ink and color on silk, depicting a seated figure dressed in a Ming-style red robe and a headdress, framed, 69 1/2 x 39 1/2 in. More ...

Bronze Finial

Bronze Finial

Auction:
2627M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 25, 2012
Lot:
473
Sold for:
$275$275

Bronze Finial, China, possibly Ming Dynasty, depicting a dancing figure, with stand, ht. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Calligraphy Scroll

Calligraphy Scroll

Auction:
2613B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 21, 2012
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$5,206$4,250

Calligraphy Scroll, China, ink on silk, dated "Jia Qing twenty-fourth year, Zheng Yue Chu Yi," inscribed, with two big seals, 67 x 11 1/2 in. More ...