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Two Philip Miller Steel "Much Obliged" Rocking Chairs

Two Philip Miller Steel "Much Obliged" Rocking Chairs

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
548
Estimate:
$2,000 - $4,000

Two Philip Miller Steel "Much Obliged" Rocking Chairs, United States, late 20th century, ht. 41, wd. 29, dp. 35 in. Note: Part of a gallery exhibit at Santa Monica's Gallery of Functional Art in More ...

Barrie, J.M. (1860-1937) Peter and Wendy.

Barrie, J.M. (1860-1937) Peter and Wendy.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$492$400

Barrie, J.M. (1860-1937) Peter and Wendy. New York: Scribner's, 1911. Octavo, with Scribner's seal on copyright page, illustrated by F.D. Bedford, bound in publisher's green cloth, pictorially More ...

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$246$200

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent. New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First trade edition, octavo, 1961 on title and copyright page with no statement of other printings, bound More ...

Heath, Dave (1931-2016) A Dialogue with Solitude.

Heath, Dave (1931-2016) A Dialogue with Solitude.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1416
Sold for:
$86$70

Heath, Dave (1931-2016) A Dialogue with Solitude. New York: Community Press, Distributed by Horizon Press, 1965. Large quarto, bound in publisher's gray cloth and in a price-clipped dust jacket More ...

Fisher, Irving (1867-1947) Why the Dollar is Shrinking  , Presentation Copy.

Fisher, Irving (1867-1947) Why the Dollar is Shrinking , Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1476
Sold for:
$25$20

Fisher, Irving (1867-1947) Why the Dollar is Shrinking, Presentation Copy. New York: Macmillan Company, 1914. Octavo, title and copyright both dated 1914, with "Set up and electrotyped. Published More ...

Ed Baynard (American, 1940-2016)    Still Life with Orchid

Ed Baynard (American, 1940-2016) Still Life with Orchid

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$246$200

Ed Baynard (American, 1940-2016) Still Life with Orchid. Numbered, signed, and dated "57/70 Ed Baynard 1980" l.r. Color woodblock print on paper, sheet size approx. 30 x 42 in., framed. More ...

American School, 20th Century    Tabletop Still Life with Fruit, Bottles, and Vase with a Daisy

American School, 20th Century Tabletop Still Life with Fruit, Bottles, and Vase with a Daisy

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1068
Unsold
 

American School, 20th Century Tabletop Still Life with Fruit, Bottles, and Vase with a Daisy. Unsigned. Woodblock print, image size 22 1/2 x 30 5/8 in., framed. Condition: Toning, rippling, More ...

Nathan Margolis (American, b. 1908)    Quiet Boats

Nathan Margolis (American, b. 1908) Quiet Boats

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$135$110

Nathan Margolis (American, b. 1908) Quiet Boats. Signed "Nathan Margolis" l.r., titled l.l., numbered "8/25" l.c. Color woodblock print, image size 18 1/8 x 7 3/8 in., framed. Condition: More ...

Ed Baynard (American, 1940-2016)    The Print Scarf

Ed Baynard (American, 1940-2016) The Print Scarf

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1160
Sold for:
$308$250

Ed Baynard (American, 1940-2016) The Print Scarf. Numbered, signed, and dated "47/70 Ed Baynard 1980" l.r., with a Tyler Graphics embossed stamp at l.l. corner of sheet. Color woodblock print More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Javaher-e Maknooneh (Hidden Jewel).

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Javaher-e Maknooneh (Hidden Jewel).

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
67
Unsold
 

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Javaher-e Maknooneh (Hidden Jewel). Small octavo format manuscript on polished laid paper, text in black ink with red diacritical marks, approximately twenty lines per More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Prayers of al-Bayan  , by Sheikh Muhammad Doa'i, 999 AH [1591 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Prayers of al-Bayan , by Sheikh Muhammad Doa'i, 999 AH [1591 CE].

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
69
Unsold
 

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Prayers of al-Bayan, by Sheikh Muhammad Doa'i, 999 AH [1591 CE]. Octavo manuscript on polished laid paper, approximately nineteen lines per page, text in black ink with More ...

Archdekin, Richard (1616-1690) Theologia Quadripartita.

Archdekin, Richard (1616-1690) Theologia Quadripartita.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
76
Unsold
 

Archdekin, Richard (1616-1690) Theologia Quadripartita. Prague: Universitatis Carolo-Ferdinandeae in Collegio Societ. Jesu, 1678. Octavo, contemporary parchment over wooden boards, clasps and More ...

Avicenna (c. 980-1037) Arabic Manuscript on Paper, The Book of Healing.

Avicenna (c. 980-1037) Arabic Manuscript on Paper, The Book of Healing.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Avicenna (c. 980-1037) Arabic Manuscript on Paper, The Book of Healing. Octavo manuscript on polished laid paper, seventeen lines per page, text in black ink with marks in red, limp tan goatskin More ...

Beauvoisins, Joseph-Eugene (fl. circa 1800) Notice sur la Cour du Grand-Seigneur, son Serail, son Harem, la Famille du Sang Imperial, s

Beauvoisins, Joseph-Eugene (fl. circa 1800) Notice sur la Cour du Grand-Seigneur, son Serail, son Harem, la Famille du Sang Imperial, s

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
81
Unsold
 

Beauvoisins, Joseph-Eugene (fl. circa 1800) Notice sur la Cour du Grand-Seigneur, son Serail, son Harem, la Famille du Sang Imperial, sa Maison Militaire, etc. Paris: Chez Gabriel Waree, 1809. More ...

Bible, French: La Bible, qui est Toute la Saincte Escriture: Contenant le Vieil & le Nouveau Testament.

Bible, French: La Bible, qui est Toute la Saincte Escriture: Contenant le Vieil & le Nouveau Testament.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$369$300

Bible, French: La Bible, qui est Toute la Saincte Escriture: Contenant le Vieil & le Nouveau Testament. [Geneva]: Par Francois Perrin, pour Antoine Vincent, 1567. Octavo, illustrated with text More ...

Boller, Henry A. (1836-1902) Among the Indians, Eight Years in the Far West: 1858-1866, Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake.

Boller, Henry A. (1836-1902) Among the Indians, Eight Years in the Far West: 1858-1866, Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Boller, Henry A. (1836-1902) Among the Indians, Eight Years in the Far West: 1858-1866, Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake. Philadelphia: T. Ellwood Zell, 1868. First edition, large folding More ...

Bookplates, Two Scrapbooks.

Bookplates, Two Scrapbooks.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$523$425

Bookplates, Two Scrapbooks. Pre-made folio-format cloth covered scrapbooks made in Ireland, containing approximately 400 bookplates dated from the 17th through the early 20th century, bookplates More ...

Bruce, Reverend William (fl. circa 1850) Marriage: its Origin, Uses, and Duties.

Bruce, Reverend William (fl. circa 1850) Marriage: its Origin, Uses, and Duties.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
95
Unsold
 

Bruce, Reverend William (fl. circa 1850) Marriage: its Origin, Uses, and Duties. Boston: Otis Clapp, 1850. Small 12mo, published in the same year in London, contemporary blind-stamped brown cloth, More ...

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce  , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
96
Unsold
 

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce, ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983). New York: Knopf, 1941. First edition, second printing before publication, octavo, bound in publisher's More ...

Cather, Willa (1873-1947) The Professor's House.

Cather, Willa (1873-1947) The Professor's House.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$431$350

Cather, Willa (1873-1947) The Professor's House. New York: Knopf, 1925. First edition, trade issue, octavo, publisher's dark blue spine and bright red textured cloth boards, in the original dust More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection  , First American Edition.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection , First American Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, First American Edition. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1860. Octavo, bound in publisher's green textured cloth, More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex  , First American Edition.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex , First American Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$738$600

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, First American Edition. New York: Appleton, 1871. Two octavo volumes bound in uniform publisher's reddish cloth with More ...

Exotic Books, Six Examples.

Exotic Books, Six Examples.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Exotic Books, Six Examples. Including: two Ethiopic manuscripts on parchment, one large quarto format in wooden boards and blind-stamped leather; the other small 12mo format in wooden boards covered More ...

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust.

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$338$275

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust. New York: Random House, 1948. Octavo, stated first printing, bound in publisher's black cloth stamped in gold and blue, very good, in a very good More ...

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles.

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$154$125

Fleming, Ian (1908-1964) Three Titles. Including: Goldfinger, New York: Macmillan, 1959, octavo, bound in publisher's black cloth with original dust jacket (inside flap top corner clipped, $3.00 More ...

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804); James Madison (1751-1836); [and] John Jay (1745-1829) The Federalist, on the New Constitution.

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804); James Madison (1751-1836); [and] John Jay (1745-1829) The Federalist, on the New Constitution.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
146A
Sold for:
$861$700

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804); James Madison (1751-1836); [and] John Jay (1745-1829) The Federalist, on the New Constitution. Washington: Jacob Gideon Jr., 1818. Octavo, 671 pages, contemporary More ...

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow  , Signed Limited Edition.

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Signed Limited Edition. Philadelphia: David McKay Co., [1928]. Large quarto, copy number 55 of 125 More ...

Joyce, James (1882-1941) Dubliners.

Joyce, James (1882-1941) Dubliners.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$123$100

Joyce, James (1882-1941) Dubliners. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1968. Out of series unnumbered presentation copy from an edition of 1,000, with embossed stamp and signatures of photographer More ...

Kafka, Franz (1883-1924) The Trial  , First American Edition.

Kafka, Franz (1883-1924) The Trial , First American Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$738$600

Kafka, Franz (1883-1924) The Trial, First American Edition. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937. First American edition, octavo, bound in publisher's illustrated cloth (short tear at head), and More ...

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Profiles in Courage.

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Profiles in Courage.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$677$550

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Profiles in Courage. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1956. Stated first edition, with "M-E" on copyright page, bound in very good half black cloth publisher's binding with More ...