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Leather Bag

Leather Bag

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3091
Sold for:
$246$200

Leather Bag, possibly North Africa, 20th century, adorned on the strap and the front with coins and buttons with French and other motifs, and centering a pictorial plaque engraved with a building, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Ketab' al-Loghatá fi al-Arud, The Book of Words on Poetic Meter,   1245 AH [1829 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Ketab' al-Loghatá fi al-Arud, The Book of Words on Poetic Meter, 1245 AH [1829 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$677$550

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Ketab' al-Loghatá fi al-Arud, The Book of Words on Poetic Meter, 1245 AH [1829 CE]. Small folio-format text manuscript presented in table format, written in black and More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Description of the Oneness of God  , 1224 AH [1650 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Description of the Oneness of God , 1224 AH [1650 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$492$400

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Description of the Oneness of God, 1224 AH [1650 CE]. Quarto-format text manuscript on lightly polished laid paper, text in a single column in black ink throughout, More ...

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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 ...

Bible, Latin. Textus Biblie.

Bible, Latin. Textus Biblie.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$431$350

Bible, Latin. Textus Biblie. Lyons: Joannem Crespin, 1527. Folio, illustrated with text woodcuts throughout, one full-page woodcut at the end of the Old Testament, several text woodcuts cut out in More ...

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes.

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1101
Sold for:
$123$100

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes. Including: Parnassus Biceps, London: Etchells & Macdonald, 1927, limited edition, copy number 5 of 66 printed on More ...

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) James A. Garfield, Memorial Address.

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) James A. Garfield, Memorial Address.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Blaine, James G. (1830-1893) James A. Garfield, Memorial Address. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1882. Two folio volumes, one the printed version as described above, signed by Blaine, a More ...

Doughty, Charles M. (1843-1926) Travels Arabia in Arabia Deserta.

Doughty, Charles M. (1843-1926) Travels Arabia in Arabia Deserta.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$923$750

Doughty, Charles M. (1843-1926) Travels Arabia in Arabia Deserta. London: Jonathan Cape, 1924. Two large octavo volumes custom bound with ornate inlays by Bertha Child, ex libris Paul Cushing Child More ...

Egan, Pierce (1772-1849) Real Life in London   [and] David Carey's (fl. circa 1820) Life in Paris.

Egan, Pierce (1772-1849) Real Life in London [and] David Carey's (fl. circa 1820) Life in Paris.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1151
Sold for:
$461$375

Egan, Pierce (1772-1849) Real Life in London [and] David Carey's (fl. circa 1820) Life in Paris. London: for Jones & Co., 1821, 1822; [and] London: for John Fairburn, 1822. Three octavo volumes, all More ...

French Literature, 1671-1773, Four Volumes.

French Literature, 1671-1773, Four Volumes.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1162
Sold for:
$209$170

French Literature, 1671-1773, Four Volumes. Including: Francois de La Mothe Le Vayer's Hexameron Rustique, ou Les Six Journees Passess a la Campagne entre des Personnes Studieuses, Amsterdam: More ...

Les Français Peints par Eux-Mêmes. Encyclopédie Morale du XIXe Siècle.

Les Français Peints par Eux-Mêmes. Encyclopédie Morale du XIXe Siècle.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1192
Sold for:
$400$325

Les Français Peints par Eux-Mêmes. Encyclopédie Morale du XIXe Siècle. Paris: L. Curmer, 1840-1842. First edition, five large octavo volumes, illustrated throughout with full-page hand-colored More ...

Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) L'Heptameron des Nouvelles.

Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) L'Heptameron des Nouvelles.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$246$200

Marguerite de Navarre (1492-1549) L'Heptameron des Nouvelles. Paris: Auguste Eudes, 1880. Eight octavo volumes, limited edition, copy number 345, with the plates in three states: in black on Japon More ...

Millingen, James (1774-1845) Ancient Unedited Monuments. Painted Greek Vases, [and] Statues, Busts, Bas-Reliefs, and other Remains of G

Millingen, James (1774-1845) Ancient Unedited Monuments. Painted Greek Vases, [and] Statues, Busts, Bas-Reliefs, and other Remains of G

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1203
Sold for:
$400$325

Millingen, James (1774-1845) Ancient Unedited Monuments. Painted Greek Vases, [and] Statues, Busts, Bas-Reliefs, and other Remains of Grecian Art. London: for the author, 1822-26. First edition, two More ...

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan  , Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE].

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan , Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1206
Sold for:
$461$375

Mirza Sharif Hosseini (Late 18th Century) Minhaj al-bayan, Persian Manuscript, 1207 AH [1792 CE]. Quarto-format text manuscript on polished laid paper, written in black and red ink, single column More ...

Muhammad ibn al-Husayn. Tabsirat al-Ikhwan Fi Bayan ak bariyyat al-Quran, (Guide to Brothers Concerning the Supremacy of the Quran).

Muhammad ibn al-Husayn. Tabsirat al-Ikhwan Fi Bayan ak bariyyat al-Quran, (Guide to Brothers Concerning the Supremacy of the Quran).

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1209
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Muhammad ibn al-Husayn. Tabsirat al-Ikhwan Fi Bayan ak bariyyat al-Qur'an, (Guide to Brothers Concerning the Supremacy of the Qur'an). 1268 AH [1852 CE]. Arabic manuscript on paper, small quarto More ...

Mulla Khalil Qazwini (d. 1678) Commentary of Kulayni's Kitab al-Kafi  , 1069 AH [1858 CE].

Mulla Khalil Qazwini (d. 1678) Commentary of Kulayni's Kitab al-Kafi , 1069 AH [1858 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1210
Sold for:
$338$275

Mulla Khalil Qazwini (d. 1678) Commentary of Kulayni's Kitab al-Kafi, 1069 AH [1858 CE]. Large quarto-format Arabic manuscript on polished laid paper, text in black and red ink, bound in full More ...

Mulla Muhammad Baqir [known as] Allama Majlisi (d. 1698) Four Books Selected from the Bihar al-Anwar.

Mulla Muhammad Baqir [known as] Allama Majlisi (d. 1698) Four Books Selected from the Bihar al-Anwar.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1211
Sold for:
$492$400

Mulla Muhammad Baqir [known as] Allama Majlisi (d. 1698) Four Books Selected from the Bihar al-Anwar. Small folio Arabic manuscript on paper, each leaf inscribed in black and red ink on polished More ...

Nicolas Edme Retif de La Bretonne (1734-1806) Le Paysan et la Paysane Pervertis; our les Dangers de la Ville.

Nicolas Edme Retif de La Bretonne (1734-1806) Le Paysan et la Paysane Pervertis; our les Dangers de la Ville.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1212
Sold for:
$800$650

Nicolas Edme Retif de La Bretonne (1734-1806) Le Paysan et la Paysane Pervertis; our les Dangers de la Ville. The Hague: [no printer], 1784. 12mo, sixteen parts in four volumes, illustrated with 120 More ...

Pepys, Samuel (1633-1703) The Diary.

Pepys, Samuel (1633-1703) The Diary.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1218
Sold for:
$800$650

Pepys, Samuel (1633-1703) The Diary. London: Bell & Sons, 1893-1899. Ten octavo volumes, illustrated, bound in full dark blue straight-grained morocco by Bayntun Binders of Bath, gilt-tooled spines, More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, a Collection of Treatises.

Persian Manuscript on Paper, a Collection of Treatises.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1219
Sold for:
$492$400

Persian Manuscript on Paper, a Collection of Treatises. Octavo format manuscript bound along the short edge, with the text in nastaliq script aligned with the short edge of the page including a More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Summary on Contracts and Unilateral Legal Actions  , 1256 AH [1840 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Summary on Contracts and Unilateral Legal Actions , 1256 AH [1840 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1220
Sold for:
$277$225

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Summary on Contracts and Unilateral Legal Actions, 1256 AH [1840 CE]. Octavo-format text manuscript on polished wove paper, inscribed in an elegant naskh script in More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin  , 1070 AH [1659 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin , 1070 AH [1659 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1222
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Persian Manuscript on Paper, Kitab al-Salatin, 1070 AH [1659 CE]. Large octavo-format manuscript on paper, fine calligraphy in black and red throughout, a courtesy book written for the instruction More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, The Jewel of Science.

Persian Manuscript on Paper, The Jewel of Science.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1224
Sold for:
$615$500

Persian Manuscript on Paper, The Jewel of Science. Large octavo-format text manuscript on polished wove paper, in an elegant calligraphic script throughout, black ink, with Sia'gh arithmetic More ...

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique.

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1249
Sold for:
$338$275

Racinet, Auguste (1825-1893) Le Costume Historique. Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1888. Quarto edition in six volumes, illustrated with hundreds of brightly colored lithographs throughout, individual plates More ...

Radcliffe, Ann (1764-1823) The Mysteries of Udolpho.

Radcliffe, Ann (1764-1823) The Mysteries of Udolpho.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1250
Sold for:
$246$200

Radcliffe, Ann (1764-1823) The Mysteries of Udolpho. [Weybridge: S. Hamilton, 1810]. Three 12mo volumes, published under the title, British Novelists, vol. XLVI, London: Rivington, et al., 1810; More ...

Sheikh Hafiz Borsi (d. 1392 AD or 1394 AD) Mashariq al-Anwar fi Asrar-e Amir Almo'menin  , 18th Century Arabic Manuscript.

Sheikh Hafiz Borsi (d. 1392 AD or 1394 AD) Mashariq al-Anwar fi Asrar-e Amir Almo'menin , 18th Century Arabic Manuscript.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$308$250

Sheikh Hafiz Borsi (d. 1392 AD or 1394 AD) Mashariq al-Anwar fi Asrar-e Amir Almo'menin, 18th Century Arabic Manuscript. Quarto format manuscript on thick laid paper, text in black with red More ...

Southard, Charles Zibeon (d. 1925) Trout Fly-Fishing in America  , Signed Copy.

Southard, Charles Zibeon (d. 1925) Trout Fly-Fishing in America , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$277$225

Southard, Charles Zibeon (d. 1925) Trout Fly-Fishing in America, Signed Copy. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1914. Limited edition, copy number 11 of 100, signed by the author, quarto, bound in half More ...

Willis, Nathaniel Parker (1806-1867) American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature.

Willis, Nathaniel Parker (1806-1867) American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1296
Sold for:
$400$325

Willis, Nathaniel Parker (1806-1867) American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature. London: Virtue, 1840. First edition, two large quarto volumes, illustrated by More ...

"Women's" Shawl

"Women's" Shawl

Auction:
3095B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 30, 2018
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$308$250

"Women's" Shawl, Morocco, c. 1900, 4 ft. 9 in. x 3 ft. 10 in. More ...

J.W. Benson Open-face Watch

J.W. Benson Open-face Watch

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$554$450

J.W. Benson Open-face Watch, London, no. 56979, silver-tone arabic numeral dial marked "J.W. Benson, London," stem-wind, stem-set movement, in a plain open-face platinum case, dia. 41 mm. More ...