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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 ...

Hardy, Thomas (1840-1928) Jude the Obscure.

Hardy, Thomas (1840-1928) Jude the Obscure.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$12$10

Hardy, Thomas (1840-1928) Jude the Obscure. [London: Osgood, McIlvaine, and Co., 1896.] Octavo, Volume VIII of the Wessex Novels, bound in publisher's green ribbed cloth, gold stamping to front 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 ...

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
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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 ...

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
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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 ...

Blake, William (1757-1827) Songs of Innocence

Blake, William (1757-1827) Songs of Innocence

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$800$650

Blake, William (1757-1827) Songs of Innocence, in an Exhibition Binding by A. Genova of Venice. London: Ernest Benn, Bouverie House, 1926. Small folio facsimile of the British Museum copy printed in 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 ...

Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (1806-1861) Poems, a New Edition.

Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (1806-1861) Poems, a New Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
94
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Browning, Elizabeth Barrett (1806-1861) Poems, a New Edition. London: Chapman & Hall, 1850. Second edition, with major additions, two octavo volumes, volume two contains the first appearance of 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
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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
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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 ...

Catherwood, Frederick (1799-1854) [and] John Lloyd Stephens (1805-1852) Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America, Chiapas, and Yuc

Catherwood, Frederick (1799-1854) [and] John Lloyd Stephens (1805-1852) Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America, Chiapas, and Yuc

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
103
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Catherwood, Frederick (1799-1854) [and] John Lloyd Stephens (1805-1852) Views of Ancient Monuments in Central America, Chiapas, and Yucatan. New York: Barlett & Welford, 1844. First edition, 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
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$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 ...

Escobar y Mendoza, Antonio de (1589-1669) Liber Theologiae Moralis, Viginti Quatuor.

Escobar y Mendoza, Antonio de (1589-1669) Liber Theologiae Moralis, Viginti Quatuor.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
128
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Escobar y Mendoza, Antonio de (1589-1669) Liber Theologiae Moralis, Viginti Quatuor. Leiden: Borde, Arnaud, & Rigaud, 1659. Octavo, engraved portrait and title page, contemporary speckled sheep, More ...

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$123$100

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men. New York: Scribner's Sons, 1926. First edition, with the Scribner's seal on copyright page, octavo, bound in publisher's green textured cloth, More ...

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$123$100

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) All the Sad Young Men. New York: Scribner's Sons, 1926. First edition, with the Scribner's seal on copyright page, octavo, bound in publisher's green textured cloth, More ...

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Great Gatsby  , First Edition.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Great Gatsby , First Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Great Gatsby, First Edition. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925. Octavo, first edition, first issue with "sick in tired" on page 205, lines 9-10, 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 ...

Fourth and Fifth Annual Reports of the Commissioners of Fisheries, Game, and Forest of the State of New York, 1898 & 1899.

Fourth and Fifth Annual Reports of the Commissioners of Fisheries, Game, and Forest of the State of New York, 1898 & 1899.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
138
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Fourth and Fifth Annual Reports of the Commissioners of Fisheries, Game, and Forest of the State of New York, 1898 & 1899. New York: Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford Co., 1899 and 1900. Two folio volumes 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 ...

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) The Blithedale Romance.

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) The Blithedale Romance.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
152
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Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) The Blithedale Romance. Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852. First edition, octavo, with twelve pages of publisher's undated ads bound at the end, in brown 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 ...

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 ...

King James Bible, Two Leaves, 1611.

King James Bible, Two Leaves, 1611.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$461$375

King James Bible, Two Leaves, 1611. Folio, leaves Nn2 and Uu1 from the first edition of the King James translation, with text from the book of Psalms on the first leaf and the other from the book of More ...

Lee, Harper (1926-2016) To Kill a Mockingbird.

Lee, Harper (1926-2016) To Kill a Mockingbird.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Lee, Harper (1926-2016) To Kill a Mockingbird. Philadelphia & New York: Lippincott, 1960. Stated first edition, octavo, publisher's half green cloth and brown paper boards, with the dust jacket, More ...

Lowell, John (1743-1802) An Eulogy on the Honourable James Bowdoin, Esq. L.L.D., late President of the American Academy of Arts and Sci

Lowell, John (1743-1802) An Eulogy on the Honourable James Bowdoin, Esq. L.L.D., late President of the American Academy of Arts and Sci

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
190
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Lowell, John (1743-1802) An Eulogy on the Honourable James Bowdoin, Esq. L.L.D., late President of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Boston: Isaiah Thomas & Ebenezer T. Andrews, 1791. Large More ...