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Thirty-two Books and Pamphlets on Odd Fellows Organization, Procedure, and Ceremony

Thirty-two Books and Pamphlets on Odd Fellows Organization, Procedure, and Ceremony

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1847
Sold for:
$62$50

Thirty-two Books and Pamphlets on Odd Fellows Organization, Procedure, and Ceremony, Rev. Aaron B. Grosh, The Odd-Fellow's Manual (H.C. Peck & Theo. Bliss: Philadelphia, 1852); Friendship, Love, and More ...

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$209$170

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty. Collection of small-format illustrated publisher's paper-wrapped volumes, including: Mrs. Sherwood's The Rose, an Allegory, New York: Mahlon More ...

Six Woodblock Print Items

Six Woodblock Print Items

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1486
Sold for:
$111$90

Six Woodblock Print Items, Japan, three by Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) including one from the series Renowned Beauties Likened to the Six Immortal Poets, one from True Feelings Compared: The Founts More ...

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
104
Unsold
 

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty. Collection of small-format illustrated publisher's paper-wrapped volumes, including: Mrs. Sherwood's The Rose, an Allegory, New York: Mahlon More ...

Six Woodblock Print Items

Six Woodblock Print Items

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1325
Unsold
 

Six Woodblock Print Items, Japan, three by Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) including one from the series Renowned Beauties Likened to the Six Immortal Poets, one from True Feelings Compared: The Founts More ...

Buoni, Tommaso (1574-1607) Problemes of Beauty, Love, and all Humane Affections, with a Discourse of Beauty by the Same Author. Transla

Buoni, Tommaso (1574-1607) Problemes of Beauty, Love, and all Humane Affections, with a Discourse of Beauty by the Same Author. Transla

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Buoni, Tommaso (1574-1607) Problemes of Beauty, Love, and all Humane Affections, with a Discourse of Beauty by the Same Author. Translated into English by S.L. Gent. London: Printed for Edward More ...

Love, John (fl. circa 1688) Geodaesia: or, the Art of Surveying and Measuring of Land, Made Easie, by Plain and Practical Rules, How to

Love, John (fl. circa 1688) Geodaesia: or, the Art of Surveying and Measuring of Land, Made Easie, by Plain and Practical Rules, How to

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
111
Unsold
 

Love, John (fl. circa 1688) Geodaesia: or, the Art of Surveying and Measuring of Land, Made Easie, by Plain and Practical Rules, How to Survey, Protract, Cast up, Reduce or Divide any Piece of Land More ...

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie.

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie. London: Printed by E[lizabeth] A[llde], [Thomas Cotes, Augustine Mathewes,] and W[illiam] I[ones] for Michael More ...

Wilder, Laura Ingalls (1867-1957) These Happy Golden Years,   and Two Autograph Letters Signed.

Wilder, Laura Ingalls (1867-1957) These Happy Golden Years, and Two Autograph Letters Signed.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Wilder, Laura Ingalls (1867-1957) These Happy Golden Years, and Two Autograph Letters Signed. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1943. Stated first edition, octavo, binding shaken, tears to cloth, worn; More ...

Children's Books, Seven Volumes, Some Signed.

Children's Books, Seven Volumes, Some Signed.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1136
Sold for:
$123$100

Children's Books, Seven Volumes, Some Signed. Including: Andre Maurois's Fatapoufs & Thinifers, New York: Henry Holt & Co., [1940], signed and inscribed by Maurois on half-title; Remy Charlip's Arm More ...

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie.

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1246
Sold for:
$800$650

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie. London: printed by E[lizabeth] A[llde], [Thomas Cotes, Augustine Mathewes,] and W[illiam] I[ones] for Michael More ...

Newell Convers Wyeth (American, 1882-1945)      Wallace Draws the King's Sword

Newell Convers Wyeth (American, 1882-1945) Wallace Draws the King's Sword

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$339,000$280,000

Newell Convers Wyeth (American, 1882-1945) Wallace Draws the King's Sword Signed "NCWyeth" u.r., identified in a presentation plaque and on a label from Scribner's Magazine, New York, affixed to More ...

The J. Geils Band, Love Stinks

The J. Geils Band, Love Stinks

Auction:
3062T
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 13, 2017
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$738$600

The J. Geils Band, Love Stinks, 1980, EMI America gold record sales award, the plaque engraved PRESENTED TO/J. GEILS/TO COMMEMORATE THE SALE OF MORE THAN/500,000 COPIES OF THE/EMI-AMERICA More ...

Bodley, Ronald Victor Courtenay (1892-1970) and Lorna Hearst (1902-1991) Large Archive of Material Related to their Biography of Gertru

Bodley, Ronald Victor Courtenay (1892-1970) and Lorna Hearst (1902-1991) Large Archive of Material Related to their Biography of Gertru

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
19
Unsold
 

Bodley, Ronald Victor Courtenay (1892-1970) and Lorna Hearst (1902-1991) Large Archive of Material Related to their Biography of Gertrude Bell, and a Collection of Love Letters. Including: two 8 x More ...

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems,   Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel.

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems, Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1157
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems, Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, [1969]. Octavo, in publisher's blue cloth and unclipped dust More ...

Letts, John M. (fl. circa 1850) California Illustrated: Including a Description of the Panama and Nicaragua Routes.

Letts, John M. (fl. circa 1850) California Illustrated: Including a Description of the Panama and Nicaragua Routes.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1310
Sold for:
$523$425

Letts, John M. (fl. circa 1850) California Illustrated: Including a Description of the Panama and Nicaragua Routes. New York: Holdredge, 1852. First edition, octavo, illustrated with forty-eight More ...

Misha Lenn (Russian American, b. 1962)      Tango of Love.

Misha Lenn (Russian American, b. 1962) Tango of Love.

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1113
Unsold
 

Misha Lenn (Russian American, b. 1962) Tango of Love. Signed "Misha" l.r. Ink, watercolor, tempera, and collage on paper, sight size 10 1/3 x 7 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Not examined out of More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled

Auction:
2878B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled Inscribed, initialed, and dated "to Jane di Tomasi w.love A.C. '46" l.r. Ink on paper, sheet size 10 1/4 x 13 in. (26.0 x 33.0 cm), framed. More ...

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)      25 Cats Name[d] Sam and One Blue Pussy

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) 25 Cats Name[d] Sam and One Blue Pussy

Auction:
2877B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
68A
Sold for:
$49,200$40,000

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) 25 Cats Name[d] Sam and One Blue Pussy/A Bound Book, containing eighteen lithographs (including the cover), c. 1954 (Feldman & Schellmann, IV52A-68A). More ...

Sewell, Anna (1820-1878) Black Beauty,   First Edition, Presentation Copy, with Two Autograph Letters Signed.

Sewell, Anna (1820-1878) Black Beauty, First Edition, Presentation Copy, with Two Autograph Letters Signed.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

Sewell, Anna (1820-1878) Black Beauty, First Edition, Presentation Copy, with Two Autograph Letters Signed. London: Jarrold and Sons, [1877]. First edition, octavo, with eight pages of publishers More ...

Three Framed Children's Books Illustrations

Three Framed Children's Books Illustrations

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Framed Children's Books Illustrations, a pen and ink illustration by David MacPhail for Nancy Willard's book Sailing to Cythera, 1974; an oil on paper illustration by Jill Kastner for Phyllis More ...

Post-modern Fiction, First Editions, Twenty-seven Volumes

Post-modern Fiction, First Editions, Twenty-seven Volumes

Auction:
2842M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 17, 2015
Lot:
462
Sold for:
$98$80

Post-modern Fiction, First Editions, Twenty-seven Volumes, including: Jean Genet's Querelle, New York: Grove, [1974], stated first printing; Norman O. Brown's Love's Body, New York: Random House, More ...

Tiffany & Co. Silver-gilt Presentation Cigar Box

Tiffany & Co. Silver-gilt Presentation Cigar Box

Auction:
2835B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 19, 2015
Lot:
1193
Sold for:
$861$700

Tiffany & Co. Silver-gilt Presentation Cigar Box, New York, c. 1976, book-form, engraved to the front cover "WE/P/Embassy of the/United States of America," the interior engraved "To Eleanor and Bill More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Autograph Letter Signed, Undated.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Autograph Letter Signed, Undated.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Autograph Letter Signed, Undated. Single bifolium inscribed on four pages. To Mrs. Anne Rebecca Adams (1809-1882) sending autographs (not present), asking after her More ...

Cummings, Edward Estlin (1894-1962) Signed Unpublished Manuscript Poem within a Ship's Guest Book, 24 August 1916.

Cummings, Edward Estlin (1894-1962) Signed Unpublished Manuscript Poem within a Ship's Guest Book, 24 August 1916.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Cummings, Edward Estlin (1894-1962) Signed Unpublished Manuscript Poem within a Ship's Guest Book, 24 August 1916. Guest book owned by Dr. James Sibley Watson Jr. (1894-1982) and his wife More ...

Seven Doulton Stoneware Items

Seven Doulton Stoneware Items

Auction:
2775T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 08, 2015
Lot:
1325
Sold for:
$246$200

Seven Doulton Stoneware Items, a cobalt-decorated Doulton Lambeth footwarmer, an Arts & Crafts-style polychrome transfer-decorated pitcher reading "Better Late Than Never," a "Spirit of Our More ...

Lee, Nelle Harper (b. 1926) One Typed Letter Signed, One Autograph Letter Signed, One Christmas Card Signed, 1960 and 1972.

Lee, Nelle Harper (b. 1926) One Typed Letter Signed, One Autograph Letter Signed, One Christmas Card Signed, 1960 and 1972.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Lee, Nelle Harper (b. 1926) One Typed Letter Signed, One Autograph Letter Signed, One Christmas Card Signed, 1960 and 1972. Single page typed letter on white stationery with fine pinstripes, with More ...

Erotica, Four Volumes, 1883-1907.

Erotica, Four Volumes, 1883-1907.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$369$300

Erotica, Four Volumes, 1883-1907. Including: The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana, Cosmopoli: for the Kama Shastra Society of London and Benares, for private circulation only, 1883, octavo, edges left More ...

Child, Julia (1912-2004) and Simone Beck (1904-1991) Mastering the Art of French Cooking

Child, Julia (1912-2004) and Simone Beck (1904-1991) Mastering the Art of French Cooking

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Child, Julia (1912-2004) and Simone Beck (1904-1991) Mastering the Art of French Cooking, Two Copies Inscribed to Avis DeVoto (1904-1989). New York: Knopf, 1966. [and] London: Cassell, [1963]. More ...

Ginsberg, Allen (1926-1997) Fifteen Titles, Mostly Signed.

Ginsberg, Allen (1926-1997) Fifteen Titles, Mostly Signed.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$738$600

Ginsberg, Allen (1926-1997) Fifteen Titles, Mostly Signed. A small group of printed books and pamphlets, most signed, including the following books: Planet News, San Francisco: City Lights, 1968, More ...