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Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Florentine Historie.

Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Florentine Historie.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
112
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Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) The Florentine Historie. London: by T[homas] C[reede] for VV[illiam] P[onsonby], 1595. Folio, first edition in English, small folio, title within ornamental woodcut More ...

Rainolds, John (1549-1607) The Summe of the Conference betwene John Rainoldes and John Hart: Touching the Head and the Faith of the Chu

Rainolds, John (1549-1607) The Summe of the Conference betwene John Rainoldes and John Hart: Touching the Head and the Faith of the Chu

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Rainolds, John (1549-1607) The Summe of the Conference betwene John Rainoldes and John Hart: Touching the Head and the Faith of the Church. London: [printed by John Wolfe] impensis Geor. Bishop, More ...

Sarcerius, Erasmus (1501-1559) Commo[n]places of Scripture.

Sarcerius, Erasmus (1501-1559) Commo[n]places of Scripture.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
451
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Sarcerius, Erasmus (1501-1559) Commo[n]places of Scripture. London: Nycolas Hyll for Abraham Vele, 1553. Octavo, second edition, rare, of the three variants printed in 1553, only two copies total More ...

Churchill, Colonel Charles Henry (1807-1869) Mount Lebanon, a Ten Years' Residence from 1842 to 1852.

Churchill, Colonel Charles Henry (1807-1869) Mount Lebanon, a Ten Years' Residence from 1842 to 1852.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1188
Sold for:
$277$225

Churchill, Colonel Charles Henry (1807-1869) Mount Lebanon, a Ten Years' Residence from 1842 to 1852. London: Saunders and Otley, 1853. First edition, three octavo volumes, illustrated, unopened, More ...

Lal, Mohan Zutshi (1812-1877) Life of the Amir Dost Mohammed Khan of Kabul: with his Political Proceedings towards the English, Russian

Lal, Mohan Zutshi (1812-1877) Life of the Amir Dost Mohammed Khan of Kabul: with his Political Proceedings towards the English, Russian

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1301
Sold for:
$492$400

Lal, Mohan Zutshi (1812-1877) Life of the Amir Dost Mohammed Khan of Kabul: with his Political Proceedings towards the English, Russian, and Persian Governments, including the Victory and Disasters More ...

Sarcerius, Erasmus (1501-1559) Commo[n]places of Scripture.

Sarcerius, Erasmus (1501-1559) Commo[n]places of Scripture.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1383
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Sarcerius, Erasmus (1501-1559) Commo[n]places of Scripture. London: Nycolas Hyll for Abraham Vele, 1553. Octavo, second edition, rare, of the three variants printed in 1553, only two copies total More ...

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage,   Five Volume Set.

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage, Five Volume Set.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage, Five Volume Set. London: John Murray, 1821-1828. First editions, five quarto volumes, also including: More ...

Cody, Buffalo Bill (1846-1917) Photograph Taken at Uncas's Grave, 1907.

Cody, Buffalo Bill (1846-1917) Photograph Taken at Uncas's Grave, 1907.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
460
Sold for:
$738$600

Cody, Buffalo Bill (1846-1917) Photograph Taken at Uncas's Grave, 1907. Group photograph showing Cody, Rocky Bear, Iron Tail, and 100 mounted Native American Indians at the Uncas monument in More ...

Browning, Robert (1812-1889) Parleyings with Certain People,   Author's Presentation Copy, Signed.

Browning, Robert (1812-1889) Parleyings with Certain People, Author's Presentation Copy, Signed.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Browning, Robert (1812-1889) Parleyings with Certain People, Author's Presentation Copy, Signed. London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1887. First edition, octavo, inscribed on half-title to "Miss Emily More ...

Forbes, Captain Robert Bennet (1804-1889) The Voyage of the Jamestown on her Errand of Mercy.

Forbes, Captain Robert Bennet (1804-1889) The Voyage of the Jamestown on her Errand of Mercy.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$338$275

Forbes, Captain Robert Bennet (1804-1889) The Voyage of the Jamestown on her Errand of Mercy. Boston: Eastburn's Press, 1847. First edition, large octavo, with lithographic frontispiece of the More ...

Qur'an, First English Translation from the Arabic: The Koran, Commonly called the Alcoran of Mohammed.

Qur'an, First English Translation from the Arabic: The Koran, Commonly called the Alcoran of Mohammed.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Qur'an, First English Translation from the Arabic: The Koran, Commonly called the Alcoran of Mohammed. London: by Ackers for Wilcox, 1734. First edition, large quarto, translated into English by More ...

Jones, Jane Elizabeth [neé Hitchcock] (1813-1896) The Young Abolitionists

Jones, Jane Elizabeth [neé Hitchcock] (1813-1896) The Young Abolitionists

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Jones, Jane Elizabeth [neé Hitchcock] (1813-1896) The Young Abolitionists. Boston: Published at the Anti-Slavery Office, 1848. First edition, 12mo, well-preserved copy in blind-stamped and More ...

Marnix van St. Aldegonde, Philips van (1538-1598)   The Bee Hive of the Romish Church

Marnix van St. Aldegonde, Philips van (1538-1598) The Bee Hive of the Romish Church

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$360$300

Marnix van St. Aldegonde, Philips van (1538-1598) The Bee Hive of the Romish Church. London: by Dawson to be sold by Simmons, 1636. Octavo, edited by John Stell (fl. 1580); translated by George More ...

Thirty-seven Assorted Art, Photography, Literature, and Nature-related Titles

Thirty-seven Assorted Art, Photography, Literature, and Nature-related Titles

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
959
Sold for:
$154$125

Thirty-seven Assorted Art, Photography, Literature, and Nature-related Titles, including three Edward Gorey volumes, The Utter Zoo Alphabet: A Book of Postcards, The Epiplectic Bicycle, and The More ...

Mary Cassatt (American, 1843-1926)      Margot Wearing a Large Bonnet, Seated in an Armchair

Mary Cassatt (American, 1843-1926) Margot Wearing a Large Bonnet, Seated in an Armchair

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$2,880$2,400

Mary Cassatt (American, 1843-1926) Margot Wearing a Large Bonnet, Seated in an Armchair, c. 1904, edition probably of 50 (Breeskin, 192). Signed and inscribed "Mary Cassatt no 9." in pencil More ...

Mary Cassatt (American, 1843-1926)      The Manicure

Mary Cassatt (American, 1843-1926) The Manicure

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$1,200$1,000

Mary Cassatt (American, 1843-1926) The Manicure, c. 1908, second state of two, possibly printed by Delâtre c. 1926 (Breeskin, 199). Unsigned. Drypoint on white/blue laid paper, plate size 8 x 5 More ...

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917)      Au Louvre, la peinture, Mary Cassatt

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Au Louvre, la peinture, Mary Cassatt

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$1,920$1,600

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Au Louvre, la peinture, Mary Cassatt, c. 1879-1880, impression from the cancelled plate (Adhémar & Cachine, 54). Unsigned. Etching with aquatint and drypoint on More ...

James Grover Thurber (American, 1894-1961)      "This gentleman was kind enough to see me home, darling."

James Grover Thurber (American, 1894-1961) "This gentleman was kind enough to see me home, darling."

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
523
Sold for:
$2,520$2,100

James Grover Thurber (American, 1894-1961) "This gentleman was kind enough to see me home, darling." Signed "Thurber" l.c., titled within the composition, identified in a letter from James More ...

Lord Byron (1788-1824) Five Volumes:

Lord Byron (1788-1824) Five Volumes:

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$175$175

Lord Byron (1788-1824) Five Volumes: Poetical Works, New York: Appleton, 1871, in full morocco, blind stamped, with the poet's name gilt-tooled on the front board, a.e.g., slightly rubbed; William More ...

Mary Cassatt (American, 1843-1926)      Margot wearing a Bonnet (No. 3)

Mary Cassatt (American, 1843-1926) Margot wearing a Bonnet (No. 3)

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$720$600

Mary Cassatt (American, 1843-1926) Margot wearing a Bonnet (No. 3), c. 1902, possibly a later impression (Breeskin, 181). Unsigned. Drypoint on laid paper with partial figural watermark, plate More ...

Mary Cassatt (American, 1844-1926)      The Party Dress

Mary Cassatt (American, 1844-1926) The Party Dress

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$1,560$1,300

Mary Cassatt (American, 1844-1926) The Party Dress, c. 1904, the second state of two, probably from the 1923 printing (Breeskin, 191). Unsigned. Drypoint on paper, plate size 8 1/8 x 5 7/8 in. More ...

Mary Cassatt (American, 1844-1926)      The Manicure

Mary Cassatt (American, 1844-1926) The Manicure

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$1,560$1,300

Mary Cassatt (American, 1844-1926) The Manicure, c. 1908, second state of two, printed by Delâtre c. 1926 (Breeskin, 199). Unsigned. Drypoint on blue paper, plate size 8 x 5 3/4 in. (20.3 x More ...

Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia (1729-1796) Instruction de sa Majeste Imperiale Catherine II. pour la Commission Chargee de Dres

Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia (1729-1796) Instruction de sa Majeste Imperiale Catherine II. pour la Commission Chargee de Dres

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia (1729-1796) Instruction de sa Majeste Imperiale Catherine II. pour la Commission Chargee de Dresser le Pojet d'un Nouveau Code de Loix. Petersburg: De More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Samson Agonistes.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Samson Agonistes.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$240$200

Milton, John (1608-1674) Samson Agonistes. England: Manuscript, c. 1720. Quarto, 62 pages inscribed, the remaining 120 left blank, with the beginning of Comus, a Mask, also by Milton, in the same More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) The Paradise Lost

Milton, John (1608-1674) The Paradise Lost

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$3,900$3,250

Milton, John (1608-1674) The Paradise Lost. London: Septimus Prowett, 1827. Folio, two volumes, illustrated in dramatic dark mezzotints by John Martin (1789-1854), bound in uniform green More ...

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Dialogo

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Dialogo

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
557
Sold for:
$54,000$45,000

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Dialogo. Florence: Landini, 1632. First edition, quarto, with engraved title and cancel slip pasted on page ninety-two; manuscript letter H added to the diagram on More ...

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Le Operazioni del Compasso Geometrico

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Le Operazioni del Compasso Geometrico

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$4,200$3,500

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Le Operazioni del Compasso Geometrico. Padua: Frambotto, 1649. Quarto, third edition, collated, complete, illustrated with numerous woodcut text diagrams and large More ...

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Opere

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Opere

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$3,600$3,000

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Opere, ed. Carlo Manolessi. Bologna: Per gli HH. Del Dozza, 1656. First edition of Galileo's collected works, quarto, volume one only (of two), engraved title, More ...

Large Group of Unframed Works on Paper

Large Group of Unframed Works on Paper

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 11, 2012
Lot:
511
Sold for:
$308$250

Large Group of Unframed Works on Paper, including a French 19th century lithograph by Jean Ignace Isidore Grandville, "Analyse de la Pensée," an Honore Daumier (French, 1808-1879) lithograph, "Les More ...

House, Homer Doliver (1878-1949) Wild Flowers of New York

House, Homer Doliver (1878-1949) Wild Flowers of New York

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
579
Sold for:
$49$40

House, Homer Doliver (1878-1949) Wild Flowers of New York. Albany: University of the State of New York, 1923. In two volumes, publisher's green cloth, 264 colored plates with descriptions, More ...