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Calvin, John (1509-1564)

Calvin, John (1509-1564)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$296$250

Calvin, John (1509-1564), A Harmonie upon the Three Evangelists..., London: Thomas Dawson, 1610, two parts in one volume, calf, 8vo, (calf worn and scuffed, hinges starting, browning, lacking More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
319A
Sold for:
$1,126$950

(Decorative Bindings), Group of approximately thirty-one large 8vo and 4to volumes, mostly 19th century, related to literature, history and arts, mostly three-quarter gilt-decorated calf, morocco More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
323A
Sold for:
$1,126$950

(Decorative Bindings), Group of approximately sixty-two small 8vo and 12mo volumes, mostly 19th century and related to literature, history and libraries, various authors, gilt calf and morocco, More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
325A
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

(Decorative Bindings), Group of approximately twenty-eight 8vo and small 4to volumes, mostly 19th century, related to literature, history and art, mostly gilt-tooled vellum, calf and morocco, (good, More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
327A
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

(Decorative Bindings), Group of approximately forty 8vo and small 4to volumes, mostly 19th century, mostly English and Continental literature, history and arts, mostly three-quarter gilt decorated More ...

Dibdin, Thomas Frognall (1776-1847)

Dibdin, Thomas Frognall (1776-1847)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$533$450

Dibdin, Thomas Frognall (1776-1847), Two titles, Reminiscences of a Literary Life, London: John Major, 1836, two volumes, gilt tooled morocco by J. Mackenzie, 8vo, (minor edge wear and sunning, More ...

(English Periodicals, 18th century)

(English Periodicals, 18th century)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
361
Unsold
 

(English Periodicals, 18th century), Three issues of The Gentleman's Magazine, May, 1755, with folding conchological plate; January 1762, with declaration of war against Spain; and October, 1762, More ...

(Quakers), Leslie, Charles (1650-1722), and others

(Quakers), Leslie, Charles (1650-1722), and others

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
660
Sold for:
$356$300

(Quakers), Leslie, Charles (1650-1722), and others, Three titles; The Snake on the Grass: or, Satan Transform'd into an Angel of Light, London: Charles Browne, 1697, second edition, contemporary More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
815
Sold for:
$207$175

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), five 8vo plates from The Birds of America, Philadelphia, J.T. Bowen, plates 284, "Blue headed Ground Dove or Pigeon," 381, "Snow Goose," 286, "Carolina Turtle Dove," More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
816
Sold for:
$415$350

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), Wild Turkey, Female & Young, 8vo plate from The Birds of America, Philadelphia, J.T. Bowen, plate 288, unframed, (minor brown shadow from tissue, light edge More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
817
Sold for:
$148$125

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), five 8vo plates from The Birds of America, Philadelphia, J.T. Bowen, plates 299, "Willow Ptarmigan," 498, "Common Scaup Duck," 413, "Hooded Merganser," 400, "Pied More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
818
Sold for:
$148$125

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), five 8vo plates from The Birds of America, Philadelphia, J.T. Bowen, plates 303, "Purple Gallinule," 323, "Turnstone," 320, "American Ring Plover," 482, "Eared More ...

(Illustrators, 20th century)

(Illustrators, 20th century)

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 11, 2011
Lot:
156A
Sold for:
$83$70

(Illustrators, 20th century), Seven titles: Wyeth, Newell Convers (1882-1945), illustrator, Deerslayer, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925; David Balfour, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, More ...

(Canada, Early Travel)

(Canada, Early Travel)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$89$75

(Canada, Early Travel), Silliman, Benjamin (1779-1864), A Tour to Quebec, in the Autumn of 1819, London, 1822, first English edition, with four plates on two leaves, three quarter morocco, 8vo, More ...

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$444$375

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870), A Tale of Two Cities, London: Chapman and Hall, 1860, first edition in book form, third issue, contemporary stamped cloth, 8vo, (chipped and bumped, plates spotted). More ...

Heck, Johann Caspar (b. 1740)

Heck, Johann Caspar (b. 1740)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$148$125

Heck, Johann Caspar (b. 1740), Iconographic Encyclopaedia of Science, Literature, and Art, New York: Rudolph Garrigue, 1851, five volumes, comprising four 8vo text volumes (Volumes I-IV), and one More ...

(Medicine)

(Medicine)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$148$125

(Medicine), Three titles: The Modern Practice of The London Hospitals, London, 1764, calf, 8vo, (rebacked, bumped and chipped); Ricketson, Shadrach, Means of Preserving Health, and Preventing More ...

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952), Signed Copy

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952), Signed Copy

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
500
Sold for:
$533$450

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952), Signed Copy, Two titles: Indian Life and Indian Lore. In The Land of the Head-Hunters, Yonkers-on-Hudson: World Book, 1915, first edition, pictorial boards, signed at More ...

(Illustrators, 20th century)

(Illustrators, 20th century)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
566
Unsold
 

(Illustrators, 20th century), Seven titles: Wyeth, Newell Convers (1882-1945), illustrator, Deerslayer, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925; David Balfour, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, More ...

(Art & Design)

(Art & Design)

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$83$70

(Art & Design), twelve titles in thirteen volumes, four half calf, all others cloth, 8vo to folio. More ...

Album of Poetic Sentiments with Five Small Watercolor Floral Illustrations

Album of Poetic Sentiments with Five Small Watercolor Floral Illustrations

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
746
Sold for:
$356$300

Album of Poetic Sentiments with Five Small Watercolor Floral Illustrations, Dublin, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, 1831-41, the album once belonged to Cynthia Fisk and contains sentimental poetry More ...

Nine Decorative Bindings

Nine Decorative Bindings

Auction:
2504
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2010
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$296$250

Nine Decorative Bindings, including The Letters of Mrs. Elizabeth Montague, London, 1809, in four volumes, three-quarter green morocco, 8vo; and five others, calf and morocco, mainly 8vo. More ...

Barthelemy, Jean Jacques (1716-1795)

Barthelemy, Jean Jacques (1716-1795)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$296$250

Barthelemy, Jean Jacques (1716-1795), Travels of Anacharsis the Younger in Greece, during the Middle of the Fourth Century before the Christian Era, London, 1825, sixth edition, six text volumes and More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$356$300

(Decorative Bindings), Eleven titles in fourteen volumes, including The Week-end Book, Bloomsbury: The Nonesuch Press, 1931, with black, red, and gilt embossed onlay-decorated covers, 8vo; Gaskell, More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$474$400

(Decorative Bindings), Twenty-nine decorative bindings, mostly 19th century, mostly three-quarter calf with gilt lettering and tooling, most in French, 8vo and 12mo, (age typical wear). More ...

Frost, Robert (1874-1963), Signed Copy

Frost, Robert (1874-1963), Signed Copy

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$267$225

Frost, Robert (1874-1963), Signed Copy, New Hampshire, New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1923 [1924], third printing, signed on free front endpaper at Amherst, dated 1924, half cloth, 8vo, (lightly More ...

(Medicine)

(Medicine)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
479
Unsold
 

(Medicine), Three titles: The Modern Practice of The London Hospitals, London, 1764, calf, 8vo, (rebacked, bumped and chipped); Ricketson, Shadrach, Means of Preserving Health, and Preventing More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
588
Sold for:
$237$200

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), Six framed hand-colored 8vo size prints, from The Birds of America, including Golden Eagle, Rough-legged Buzzard, and four buntings and finches, (very good). More ...

Illustrated Album of Poetic Sentiments

Illustrated Album of Poetic Sentiments

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$15,405$13,000

Illustrated Album of Poetic Sentiments, Selinda Hill, Peterborough, New Hampshire, with illustrations by her sister, Caroline Hill, 1830s-1870s, Selinda Hill's "little Album" begins with an More ...

(Arctic Exploration)

(Arctic Exploration)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$89$75

(Arctic Exploration), Nansen, Fridtjof (1861-1930), Two titles in three volumes, The First Crossing of Greenland, London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1897, 8vo, (age wear to cover); and Farthest More ...