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Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$74$60

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930. Single leaf of Byrd Antarctic Expedition note paper, to Vincent Astor, with personal notes about lecturing and writing his book, More ...

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Two Signed Books; One Unsigned.

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Two Signed Books; One Unsigned.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1112
Unsold
 

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Two Signed Books; One Unsigned. Skyward, New York/London: Putnam's Sons, 1928, stated first edition, publisher's blue cloth, unsigned; Little America, New York/London: More ...

Cook, Frederick A. (1865-1940) My Attainment of the Pole  , Signed Copy.

Cook, Frederick A. (1865-1940) My Attainment of the Pole , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$185$150

Cook, Frederick A. (1865-1940) My Attainment of the Pole, Signed Copy. New York: Polar Publishing Co., 1911. Large quarto, signed and inscribed by Cook on ffep, publisher's brown pictorial cloth, More ...

Lighted Wall Shelf

Lighted Wall Shelf

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1091
Sold for:
$111$90

Lighted Wall Shelf, United States, mid-20th century, cloth shade around two sockets over shelf attached to a brass frame, ht. 28 3/4, wd. 26, dp. 12 in. More ...

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
26
Unsold
 

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930. Single leaf of Byrd Antarctic Expedition note paper, to Vincent Astor, with personal notes about lecturing and writing his book, More ...

Fevre Chablis Vaulorent 2005, 1 magnum (owc)

Fevre Chablis Vaulorent 2005, 1 magnum (owc)

Auction:
3028T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 21, 2017
Lot:
1271
Sold for:
$98$80

Fevre Chablis Vaulorent 2005 Chablis 1 magnum (owc) More ...

Sottimano Barbaresco Fausoni 2011, 12 bottles (oc)

Sottimano Barbaresco Fausoni 2011, 12 bottles (oc)

Auction:
3028T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 21, 2017
Lot:
1429
Sold for:
$584$475

Sottimano Barbaresco Fausoni 2011 Piedmont 12 bottles (oc) More ...

MacKinlays Rare Old, 1 750ml bottle (owc)

MacKinlays Rare Old, 1 750ml bottle (owc)

Auction:
3028T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 21, 2017
Lot:
1800
Sold for:
$123$100

MacKinlays Rare Old Scotland Whyte & MacKay, special edition, to commemorate the ill-fated "Shackleton" expedition to the South Pole, blended to the flavor profile of whisky found buried in the More ...

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1016
Unsold
 

Byrd, Richard E. (1888-1957) Typed Letter Signed, 30 October 1930. Single leaf of Byrd Antarctic Expedition note paper, to Vincent Astor, with personal notes about lecturing and writing his book, More ...

Official R.E. Byrd Expedition Globe and Pamphlet

Official R.E. Byrd Expedition Globe and Pamphlet

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1865
Sold for:
$677$550

Official R.E. Byrd Expedition Globe and Pamphlet, Barowe, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, composed of twelve colored gores, showing the major shipping routes and their distances, Russia marked as the Union More ...

Official R.E. Byrd Expedition Globe and Pamphlet

Official R.E. Byrd Expedition Globe and Pamphlet

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
969
Unsold
 

Official R.E. Byrd Expedition Globe and Pamphlet, Barowe, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, composed of twelve colored gores, showing the major shipping routes and their distances, Russia marked as the Union More ...

Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry (1874-1922) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 December 1907.

Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry (1874-1922) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 December 1907.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry (1874-1922) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 December 1907. Single leaf inscribed on one side, on British Antarctic Expedition writing paper, with autograph addressed More ...

Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry (1874-1922) The Heart of the Antarctic.

Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry (1874-1922) The Heart of the Antarctic.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1244
Sold for:
$984$800

Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry (1874-1922) The Heart of the Antarctic. London: Heinemann, 1909. First edition, two large quarto volumes, frontispieces in each volume, illustrated with twelve color More ...

Official R.E. Byrd Expedition Globe and Pamphlet

Official R.E. Byrd Expedition Globe and Pamphlet

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
301
Unsold
 

Official R.E. Byrd Expedition Globe and Pamphlet, Barowe, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, composed of twelve colored gores, showing the major shipping routes and their distances, Russia marked as the Union More ...

Herbert George Ponting (British, 1870-1935)      The Terra Nova Icebound, Scott's Last Expedition

Herbert George Ponting (British, 1870-1935) The Terra Nova Icebound, Scott's Last Expedition

Auction:
2840B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Herbert George Ponting (British, 1870-1935) The Terra Nova Icebound, Scott's Last Expedition, 1910-11. Signed "HG Ponting" in pencil below the image l.r., titled in pencil below the image l.l. More ...

Flights: Unforgettable Exploits of the Air  , Seven Prints, by Frank Lemon (1890-1943) Five Signed by Aviators.

Flights: Unforgettable Exploits of the Air , Seven Prints, by Frank Lemon (1890-1943) Five Signed by Aviators.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Flights: Unforgettable Exploits of the Air, Seven Prints, by Frank Lemon (1890-1943) Five Signed by Aviators. [No place]: Wright Aeronautical Corporation, 1928. Seven lithographs commemorating More ...

Mackinlay Shackleton Replica 2011

Mackinlay Shackleton Replica 2011

Auction:
2718T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Apr 25, 2014
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$98$80

Mackinlay Shackleton Replica 2011 Highland 47.3% abv, recreation of the whisky shipped to Antartica for Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition in 1907 1 700ml bottle (owc) More ...

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) Secretarial Letter Signed, July 2, 1890.

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) Secretarial Letter Signed, July 2, 1890.

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
1188
Sold for:
$36$30

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) Secretarial Letter Signed, July 2, 1890. Two inscribed pages on a single wove paper bifolium. To Charles Randall (1824-1904), member of the House of Representatives More ...

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) Secretarial Letter Signed, July 2, 1890.

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) Secretarial Letter Signed, July 2, 1890.

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
17
Unsold
 

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) Secretarial Letter Signed, July 2, 1890. Two inscribed pages on a single wove paper bifolium. To Charles Randall (1824-1904), member of the House of Representatives More ...

Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir (1874-1922)

Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir (1874-1922)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
690
Sold for:
$19,500$16,456

Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir (1874-1922), The Heart of the Antarctic 1907-09 and The Antarctic Book, London: William Heinemann, 1909, Volumes I and II numbered 234 of 300 copies, gilt embossed full More ...

Herschel, Sir John Frederick William (1792-1871)

Herschel, Sir John Frederick William (1792-1871)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Herschel, Sir John Frederick William (1792-1871), Autograph manuscript, [c. June, 1845], sixty-four pages, loose within a three-quarter morocco small folio, notes of a speech delivered before the More ...

(Exploration)

(Exploration)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$889$750

(Exploration), A Voyage to the Cape of Good Hope, towards the Antarctic Polar Circle, and Round the World, Dublin, 1785, two volumes, with folding map and ten plates, tree calf, 8vo, (wear to calf, More ...

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton, the terrestrial with circular cartouche (part of text missing) Newton's New and Improved Terrestrial Globe, On Which the Most Recent Discoveries Are More ...

Magnificent Pair of 18-inch Newton Library Globes

Magnificent Pair of 18-inch Newton Library Globes

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$74,063$62,500

Magnificent Pair of 18-inch Newton Library Globes, the terrestrial with cartouche Newton's New & Improved Terrestrial Globe, Accurately Delineated From the Observations of the Most Esteemed More ...

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
336
Unsold
 

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton, the terrestrial with circular cartouche (part of text missing) Newton's New and Improved Terrestrial Globe, On Which the Most Recent Discoveries Are More ...

Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry (1874-1922)

Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry (1874-1922)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

Shackleton, Sir Ernest Henry (1874-1922), Two signed items; first, signed letter, November 15th, [19]14, one page, to Archdeacon Watkins, "On the eve of my departure from this sub Antarctic Island More ...

12-inch Pasteboard Ptolemaic Armillary Sphere by Delamarche

12-inch Pasteboard Ptolemaic Armillary Sphere by Delamarche

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
673
Sold for:
$5,500$5,500

12-inch Pasteboard Ptolemaic Armillary Sphere by Delamarche, with 2 1/2-inch terrestrial globe made up of twelve outlined gores, with cartouche Delamarche No. 12, Rue du Jardinet, orbiting Sun and More ...

Wilson 13-inch Terrestrial Globe

Wilson 13-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
683
Sold for:
$5,500$5,500

Wilson 13-inch Terrestrial Globe, with cartouche A New American Thirteen-Inch Terrestrial Globe. Exhibiting with the greatest possible accuracy, the Positions of the Principal Known Places of the More ...

(United States Governmental Articles Related to Exploration)

(United States Governmental Articles Related to Exploration)

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2008
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$385$325

(United States Governmental Articles Related to Exploration), bound group of eleven articles, including messages from the President and the Secretary of the Navy in the House of Representatives, More ...

12-inch Table Globe by Joslin

12-inch Table Globe by Joslin

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

12-inch Table Globe by Joslin, with cartouche Joslin's Terrestrial Globe Containing All the Late Discoveries and Geographical Improvements, also the Tracks of the Most Celebrated Circumnavigators. More ...