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Thucydides (460-395 BC) The Hystory Writtone by Thucidides the Athenyan of the warre, whiche was betwene the Peoloponesians and the Ath

Thucydides (460-395 BC) The Hystory Writtone by Thucidides the Athenyan of the warre, whiche was betwene the Peoloponesians and the Ath

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Thucydides (460-395 BC) The Hystory Writtone by Thucidides the Athenyan of the warre, whiche was betwene the Peoloponesians and the Athenyans. London: William Tylle, 1550. First edition in English, More ...

Antiphonary, France, 15th Century.

Antiphonary, France, 15th Century.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
129
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Antiphonary, France, 15th Century. Manuscript on parchment, 164 of 168 leaves, original leaf numbering on the verso of each leaf in red, in the upper corner, the numbering beginning at two, leaves More ...

Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843),   An Encyclopaedia of Gardening...

Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843), An Encyclopaedia of Gardening...

Auction:
2741M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2014
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$74$60

Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843), An Encyclopaedia of Gardening..., London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, [1827], fifth edition, in two volumes, three-quarter calf, 8vo, (bumped and More ...

Two Etchings of Yale University in a "Yale Fence" Frame

Two Etchings of Yale University in a "Yale Fence" Frame

Auction:
2741M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2014
Lot:
190
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Two Etchings of Yale University in a "Yale Fence" Frame, one with a small marginalia sketch of a Yale pennant, both monogrammed "PS," frame made from fenceposts, bottom piece of frame impressed More ...

Antiphonary, France, 15th Century.

Antiphonary, France, 15th Century.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
64
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Antiphonary, France, 15th Century. Manuscript on parchment, 164 of 168 leaves, original leaf numbering on the verso of each leaf in red, in the upper corner, the numbering beginning at two, leaves More ...

Incunabula Leaves.

Incunabula Leaves.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$431$350

Incunabula Leaves. Twenty-eight paper leaves removed from books printed in continental Europe before 1501, from classical and religious works; 1470s to the 1490s; all folio format; printed in More ...

Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) Works

Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) Works

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$492$400

Machiavelli, Niccolo (1469-1527) Works. London: for Starkey, Harper, and Amery, 1680 Folio, lacking the general title; 528 pages, translated by Henry Neville; first and last few leaves with More ...

Themistius (317-c. 390 AD) Paraphrasis in Aristotelem

Themistius (317-c. 390 AD) Paraphrasis in Aristotelem

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Themistius (317-c. 390 AD) Paraphrasis in Aristotelem. Treviso: Bartolomaeus Confalonerius and Morellus Gerardinus, 15 February 1481. Folio, editio princeps, fragment, [1]2, aa-dd8, ee6, ff-gg8, More ...

Robert Swain Gifford (American, 1840-1905)      A Woodland Pasture

Robert Swain Gifford (American, 1840-1905) A Woodland Pasture

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2013
Lot:
761
Sold for:
$123$100

Robert Swain Gifford (American, 1840-1905) A Woodland Pasture, c. 1888. Signed or inscribed in pencil l.r., signed and dated within the plate l.r., marginalia sketch of two owls l.l. Etching on More ...

Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author]

Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author]

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
933
Sold for:
$178$150

Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author] The History of the Wars of his late Majesty Charles XII King of Sweden, from his First Landing in Denmark, to his Return from Turkey to Pomerania. More ...

Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author]

Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author]

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
520
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Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author] The History of the Wars of his late Majesty Charles XII King of Sweden, from his First Landing in Denmark, to his Return from Turkey to Pomerania. More ...

(Arctic Exploration)

(Arctic Exploration)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
206B
Sold for:
$119$100

(Arctic Exploration), Four titles in five volumes; Nansen, Fridtjof (1861-1930, The First Crossing of Greenland, London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1897, 8vo, (age wear to cover); and Farthest North, More ...

Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, Jacques Henri (1737-1814)

Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, Jacques Henri (1737-1814)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$148$125

Bernardin de Saint-Pierre, Jacques Henri (1737-1814), Studies of Nature, Worcester: printed for J. Nancrede, 1797, in three volumes, tree calf, with three folding plates and folding map, 8vo, (light More ...

(Bible in English, "Breeches" Bible)

(Bible in English, "Breeches" Bible)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

(Bible in English, "Breeches" Bible), The Bible, London: Christopher Barker, 1594, calf with brass clasps, 8vo, (title page with old repairs to tears and border, New Testament title page with More ...

(Boston Massacre)

(Boston Massacre)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$582$475

(Boston Massacre), Orations delivered at the Request of the Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, to commemorate the evening of the Fifth of March, 1770..., Boston: Peter Edes, [1785], calf, 8vo, More ...

Calvin, John (1509-1564)

Calvin, John (1509-1564)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$296$250

Calvin, John (1509-1564), A Harmonie upon the Three Evangelists..., London: Thomas Dawson, 1610, two parts in one volume, calf, 8vo, (calf worn and scuffed, hinges starting, browning, lacking More ...

Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author]

Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author]

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
329
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Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author] The History of the Wars of his late Majesty Charles XII King of Sweden, from his First Landing in Denmark, to his Return from Turkey to Pomerania. More ...

Eddy, Mary Baker Glover (1821-1910)

Eddy, Mary Baker Glover (1821-1910)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$652$550

Eddy, Mary Baker Glover (1821-1910), Science and Health, Boston: Christian Science Publishing Company, 1875, first edition, black cloth, errata page present, 8vo, (rebacked with original backstrip, More ...

(Heraldry and Peerage), Banks, Thomas Christopher (1765-1854)

(Heraldry and Peerage), Banks, Thomas Christopher (1765-1854)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
450
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(Heraldry and Peerage), Banks, Thomas Christopher (1765-1854), The Dormant and Extinct Baronage of England, or, An Historical and Genealogical Account of the...Most Memorable Actions, London: T. More ...

(Library Sale Catalog), Beauclark

(Library Sale Catalog), Beauclark

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
541
Sold for:
$148$125

(Library Sale Catalog), Beauclark, Bibliotheca Beauclerkiana, [London, late 18th century], three quarter calf, 8vo, (extremity wear, hinges starting, lacking title page, minor mispagination, More ...

Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843)

Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
566
Sold for:
$98$80

Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843), An Encyclopaedia of Gardening..., London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, [1827], fifth edition, in two volumes, three-quarter calf, 8vo, (bumped and More ...

Mead, Dr. Richard (1673-1754)

Mead, Dr. Richard (1673-1754)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
579
Sold for:
$332$280

Mead, Dr. Richard (1673-1754), A Mechanical Account of Poisons in Several Essays, London: printed by J.R. for Ralph South, 1702, first edition, later cloth, with folding plate, 8vo, (staining to More ...

(Nuremberg Chronicle)

(Nuremberg Chronicle)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
614
Sold for:
$613$500

(Nuremberg Chronicle), Schedel, Hartmann, Liber chronicarum, Nuremberg, late 15th century, fragmentary, calf, folio, (disbound, lacking title page, fragmentary, significant edge chipping, tears, and More ...

Skelton, John (1460?-1529)

Skelton, John (1460?-1529)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
695
Sold for:
$474$400

Skelton, John (1460?-1529), Pithy Pleasaunt and Profitable Workes..., London, 1736, calf, with heavy ink marginalia, slipcased, 8vo, (bumped, hinge wear, endpapers with browning, pencil notations to More ...

(Theater, English)

(Theater, English)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
720
Sold for:
$123$100

(Theater, English), Baker, David Erskine (1730-1769), The Companion to the Play-house, London, 1764, two volumes, full calf, 8vo, (owner's name inked to titlepages and dedication page, scattered More ...

(Curley, James Michael (1874-1958), Boston)

(Curley, James Michael (1874-1958), Boston)

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2011
Lot:
581
Sold for:
$71$60

(Curley, James Michael (1874-1958), Boston), Dinneen, Joseph F., The Purple Shamrock, New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1949, first edition, signed on flyleaf by Curley and the author, later buckram, More ...

(Anglo-Indian Affairs)

(Anglo-Indian Affairs)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$178$150

(Anglo-Indian Affairs), A Short History of English Transactions in the East-Indies, Cambridge: Fletcher and Hodson, 1776, bearing contemporary bookplate for the Earl of Gower, calf, front cover More ...

(Civil Liberty and Principles of Government), Price, Robert (1723-1791)

(Civil Liberty and Principles of Government), Price, Robert (1723-1791)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$770$650

(Civil Liberty and Principles of Government), Price, Robert (1723-1791), Observations on the Nature of Civil Liberty, the Principles of Government, and the Justice and Policy Of the War with More ...

Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author]

Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author]

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
195
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Defoe, Daniel (1659?-1731) [attributed author] The History of the Wars of his late Majesty Charles XII King of Sweden, from his First Landing in Denmark, to his Return from Turkey to Pomerania. More ...

Gerard, John (1545-1612)

Gerard, John (1545-1612)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Gerard, John (1545-1612), The Herball..., London, 1597, first edition, calf (rebacked), folio, (lacking frontis, title page, a few preliminary and index pages, and thirty-four leaves, chewed, some More ...