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Group of Bookbinding Finishing Tools

Group of Bookbinding Finishing Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$246$200

Group of Bookbinding Finishing Tools, ten brass and beechwood handled stamps, some marked with manufacturer, twenty brass stamps with iron tangs, single and double brass fillets, and two type More ...

Five Leather Bookbinding Embossing Rolls

Five Leather Bookbinding Embossing Rolls

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$369$300

Five Leather Bookbinding Embossing Rolls, 19th century, brass decorated edged wheels, with wood handles, two marked "Morris & Co. London," another "Brook London." Provenance: The property of More ...

Four Bookbinding Tools

Four Bookbinding Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$86$70

Four Bookbinding Tools, 19th century, creasers and polishers, one marked on blade "J.C. Laus." Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$135$110

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball. New York: The Century Co., 1912. Octavo, illustrated, pictorial blocked boards with the stadium behind the player catching the ball, light More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Folio

Illuminated Manuscript Folio

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$246$200

Illuminated Manuscript Folio, Persia, depicting cavalry soldiers suppressing a man on the ground, gouache on paper, framed and glazed, sight size 12 1/2 x 7 7/8 in. More ...

Framed English Figural- and Floral-embroidered Panel

Framed English Figural- and Floral-embroidered Panel

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$338$275

Framed English Figural- and Floral-embroidered Panel, 17th century, ht. 12 3/4, wd. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Large Group of 19th and 20th Century Decorative Bindings.     Estimate $200-400

Large Group of 19th and 20th Century Decorative Bindings. Estimate $200-400

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1428
Sold for:
$800$650

Large Group of 19th and 20th Century Decorative Bindings. More ...

Surirey de Saint-Remy, Pierre (1645-1716) Memoires D'Artillerie

Surirey de Saint-Remy, Pierre (1645-1716) Memoires D'Artillerie

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1432
Sold for:
$221$180

Surirey de Saint-Remy, Pierre (1645-1716) Memoires D'Artillerie. Paris: Rollin, 1745. Third edition, three large quarto volumes, illustrated throughout, bound in uniform sponge-decorated More ...

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1435
Sold for:
$148$120

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes, small format volumes in full and half leather, 18th and 19th century imprints. More ...

Decorative Bindings, Three Sets, Approximately Thirty-nine Volumes

Decorative Bindings, Three Sets, Approximately Thirty-nine Volumes

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1452
Sold for:
$98$80

Decorative Bindings, Three Sets, Approximately Thirty-nine Volumes, including: The Book of History, New York: Grolier Society, [1921], eighteen octavo volumes, bound in half leather, tooled in gilt, More ...

Withering, William (1741-1799) A Botanical Arrangement of all the Vegetables Naturally Growing in Great Britain

Withering, William (1741-1799) A Botanical Arrangement of all the Vegetables Naturally Growing in Great Britain

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1424
Sold for:
$135$110

Withering, William (1741-1799) A Botanical Arrangement of all the Vegetables Naturally Growing in Great Britain. Birmingham: by Swinney for Cadel et al., 1776. Volume two only of two, octavo, More ...

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball

Auction:
3042T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2017
Lot:
1132
Unsold
 

Claudy, Carl Harry (1879-1957) The Battle of Base-Ball. New York: The Century Co., 1912. Octavo, illustrated, pictorial blocked boards with the stadium behind the player catching the ball, light More ...

Anderson, Nels (1889-1986) Hobo Culture, Two Titles.

Anderson, Nels (1889-1986) Hobo Culture, Two Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$215$175

Anderson, Nels (1889-1986) Hobo Culture, Two Titles. The Hobo, the Sociology of the Homeless Man, Chicago: University of Chicago Press, [1923], octavo, full publisher's green cloth, very good; [and] More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of North America, from Drawings Made in the United States and their Territories.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of North America, from Drawings Made in the United States and their Territories.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$31,980$26,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of North America, from Drawings Made in the United States and their Territories. New York: by J.J. Audubon [and] Philadelphia: by J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844. More ...

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature.

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Barton, William Paul Crillon (1786-1856) A Flora of North America. Illustrated by Coloured Figures, Drawn from Nature. Philadelphia: M. Carey & Sons, 1821-1823. First edition, three large quarto More ...

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
175
Unsold
 

Bible, English, The Geneva Version. London: Barkar, 1576. Small folio, lacking title page, three preliminary leaves, the first leaf of Genesis, and most of Hhh3 (title, first page of Genesis, and More ...

Biblia Latina.

Biblia Latina.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Biblia Latina. Venice: Leonardus Wild for Nicholas of Frankfurt, 1478. Quarto 450 of 456 leaves (lacking a1, and C8-12); first initial ornately illuminated with gold leaf, first initial in Genesis More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century.

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century. Small format manuscript, illustrated with twelve full-page painted miniatures, and numerous full borders painted More ...

Botany, Five Titles in Ten Volumes

Botany, Five Titles in Ten Volumes

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$523$425

Botany, Five Titles in Ten Volumes, Including: Thomas Green's Universal Herbal; or, Botanical, Medical, and Agricultural Dictionary, Liverpool: Nuttall, Fisher, & Co., 1816, [and] London: the Caxton More ...

Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Fergusons Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geo

Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Fergusons Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geo

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$123$100

Brewster, Sir David (1781-1868) Ferguson's Lectures on Select Subjects, in Mecahnics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Optics, Geography, Astronomy, and Dialing. Edinburgh: for Bell & Bradfute More ...

Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Juan (1606-1682) Mathesis Biceps.

Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Juan (1606-1682) Mathesis Biceps.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$677$550

Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Juan (1606-1682) Mathesis Biceps. Campania: Episcopal Press; to be sold in Lyon by Laurent Anisson, 1670. First edition, folio, part one (of two), engraved title, text printed More ...

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Bible [Illustrations]   Verve   Vol. VIII, Nos. 33 and 34.

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Bible [Illustrations] Verve Vol. VIII, Nos. 33 and 34.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Bible [Illustrations] Verve Vol. VIII, Nos. 33 and 34. Paris: Verve, [1956]. Folio, illustrated with seventeen color plates and numerous others in black and white, in the More ...

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Biblia Sacra  , Luxus Edition.

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Biblia Sacra , Luxus Edition.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Biblia Sacra, Luxus Edition. Milan: Rizzoli, 1967. Five large folio volumes, limited edition, copy number 26 of 1,499 of the Luxus edition, each volume bound in full More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication. London: Murray, 1868. First edition, first issue, with five errata on page vi of volume 1, and seven lines of More ...

David, François-Anne (1741-1824) Antiquités D'Herculanum.

David, François-Anne (1741-1824) Antiquités D'Herculanum.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
235
Unsold
 

David, François-Anne (1741-1824) Antiquités D'Herculanum. Paris: Chez l'Auteur, F.A. David, 1780-1797. Ten quarto volumes bound as five, illustrated with David's engravings throughout, with text More ...

Decorative Bindings and Sets, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes.

Decorative Bindings and Sets, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
237
Sold for:
$431$350

Decorative Bindings and Sets, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes. Octavo and quarto format volumes, all but one bound with leather spines, including sets and single volumes, including a signed copy More ...

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Forty-one Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Forty-one Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$277$225

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Forty-one Volumes. An assortment of sets in leather and cloth, small format. More ...

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$308$250

Decorative Bindings, Approximately Thirty-seven Volumes. An assortment of sets and single volumes in leather and cloth, small format. More ...

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
240
Unsold
 

Decorative Bindings, Eleven Volumes, small format volumes in full and half leather, 18th and 19th century imprints. More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-eight Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-eight Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-eight Volumes. A selection of octavo-format leather-bound volumes, with gilt-tooled spines, later editions of the works of More ...