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Kinjiro Harada,   The Pageant of Chinese Painting

Kinjiro Harada, The Pageant of Chinese Painting

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$800$650

Kinjiro Harada, The Pageant of Chinese Painting, [Tokyo:] Otsuka-Kogeisha, 1936, publisher's morocco, all gilt edges, original slipcase. More ...

Sistare Family, Late 18th and Early 19th c. Archive of Documents and Wallets.

Sistare Family, Late 18th and Early 19th c. Archive of Documents and Wallets.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$861$700

Sistare Family, Late 18th and Early 19th c. Archive of Documents and Wallets. Including a black gold-tooled morocco wallet dated 1761 and tooled with the name Gabriel Sistare (1725-1795); an More ...

A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770 by Soldiers of the XXIXth

A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770 by Soldiers of the XXIXth

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770 by Soldiers of the XXIXth Regiment. London: Printed by Order of the Town of Boston, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Abdul Rahman Sabahis Moshkelat al-Kafieh, Ibn Hajib, Good Problems, or Benefits of Light, 949 AH [1542 CE

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Abdul Rahman Sabahis Moshkelat al-Kafieh, Ibn Hajib, Good Problems, or Benefits of Light, 949 AH [1542 CE

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
74A
Sold for:
$615$500

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Abdul Rahman Sabahi's Moshkelat' al-Kafieh, Ibn Hajib, Good Problems, or Benefits of Light, 949 AH [1542 CE]. Narrow octavo format manuscript, text in black and red, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Mullah Mohammad Bagher Majilsi's Meqyas' al-Mas-abih, Measuring Lamps  , 1236 AH [1821 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Mullah Mohammad Bagher Majilsi's Meqyas' al-Mas-abih, Measuring Lamps , 1236 AH [1821 CE].

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
74C
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Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Mullah Mohammad Bagher Majilsi's Meqyas' al-Mas-abih, Measuring Lamps, 1236 AH [1821 CE]. Quarto format manuscrpt on polished laid paper, text in red and black within a More ...

Bartram, William (1739-1823) Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, the Cherokee Country.

Bartram, William (1739-1823) Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, the Cherokee Country.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
79
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Bartram, William (1739-1823) Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, the Cherokee Country. Dublin: for J. Moore, W. Jones, R. McAllister, and J. Rice, 1793. Octavo, 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 ...

Catalogue des Porcelaines Francaises de M.J. Pierpont Morgan.

Catalogue des Porcelaines Francaises de M.J. Pierpont Morgan.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
100
Sold for:
$554$450

Catalogue des Porcelaines Francaises de M.J. Pierpont Morgan. Paris: Imprimerie Nationale, 1910. Limited edition, copy number 115 of 150, large quarto, illustrated with color plates throughout, More ...

Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains  , Volume Two.

Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains , Volume Two.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$185$150

Catalogue of the Morgan Collection of Chinese Porcelains, Volume Two. New York: Frederic Fairchild Sherman for Morgan, 1911. Limited edition, one of 250 copies, illustrated, ex libris Earl Gifford More ...

Coke, Henry J. (1827-1916) A Ride Over the Rocky Mountains to Oregon and California.

Coke, Henry J. (1827-1916) A Ride Over the Rocky Mountains to Oregon and California.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$185$150

Coke, Henry J. (1827-1916) A Ride Over the Rocky Mountains to Oregon and California. London: Bentley, 1852. First edition, portrait frontispiece, bound in half green morocco, marbled paper boards, 8 More ...

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Five Volumes.

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Five Volumes.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
150
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Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Five Volumes. Including: The House of the Seven Gables, Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1851, first edition, octavo, rebound in full morocco; Transformation: or, More ...

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Astoria, or Anecdotes of an Enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains.

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Astoria, or Anecdotes of an Enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
164
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Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Astoria, or Anecdotes of an Enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains. Philadelphia: Carey, Lea, & Blanchard, 1836. First edition, with Rees imprint on copyright page, More ...

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Works  , Author's Autograph Edition.

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Works , Author's Autograph Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$738$600

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) Works, Author's Autograph Edition. New York & London: Putnam's, 1895-1897. Limited edition, copy number 327 of 500, forty octavo volumes uniformly bound in half 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 ...

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) The Works  , Sussex Edition, Signed.

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) The Works , Sussex Edition, Signed.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) The Works, Sussex Edition, Signed. London: Macmillan & Co., 1937-1939. Thirty-five octavo volumes, copy number 101 of 525, signed by Kipling on limitation page, bound in 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:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
195
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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 ...

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

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

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
207
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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 ...

Rimbaud, Arthur (1854-1891) A Season in Hell  , Illustrated with Photogravures by Robert Mapplethorpe.

Rimbaud, Arthur (1854-1891) A Season in Hell , Illustrated with Photogravures by Robert Mapplethorpe.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$461$375

Rimbaud, Arthur (1854-1891) A Season in Hell, Illustrated with Photogravures by Robert Mapplethorpe. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1986. Out of series unnumbered presentation copy from an edition More ...

Ross, Alexander (1783-1856) Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River: Being a Narrative of the Expedition Fitte

Ross, Alexander (1783-1856) Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River: Being a Narrative of the Expedition Fitte

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
237
Sold for:
$861$700

Ross, Alexander (1783-1856) Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia River: Being a Narrative of the Expedition Fitted out by John Jacob Astor. London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1849. More ...

Sand, Maurice (1823-1889) Masques et Bouffons (Comedie Italienne).

Sand, Maurice (1823-1889) Masques et Bouffons (Comedie Italienne).

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
243
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Sand, Maurice (1823-1889) Masques et Bouffons (Comedie Italienne). Paris: A. Levy Fils, 1862. Two large octavo volumes illustrated with twenty-five hand-colored plates in the first volume and More ...

Seaweed and Botanical Samples Album, c. 1864.

Seaweed and Botanical Samples Album, c. 1864.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$492$400

Seaweed and Botanical Samples Album, c. 1864. Large octavo-format commercially produced album titled, American Album, Boston: L. Prang & Co., patented 1864; title page followed by twenty-five heavy More ...

Townsend, John Kirk (1809-1851) Narrative of a Journey across the Rocky Mountains, to the Columbia River, and a Visit to the Sandwich I

Townsend, John Kirk (1809-1851) Narrative of a Journey across the Rocky Mountains, to the Columbia River, and a Visit to the Sandwich I

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
272
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Townsend, John Kirk (1809-1851) Narrative of a Journey across the Rocky Mountains, to the Columbia River, and a Visit to the Sandwich Islands, Chili, &c. with a Scientific Appendix. Philadelphia: More ...

Cozzens, Frederic S. (1846-1928) American Yachts, a Series of Water-Color Sketches.

Cozzens, Frederic S. (1846-1928) American Yachts, a Series of Water-Color Sketches.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
311
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Cozzens, Frederic S. (1846-1928) American Yachts, a Series of Water-Color Sketches. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1884]. Oversized portfolio, limited edition artist's proof, copy number 98; More ...

Pair of Civil War-era Boots

Pair of Civil War-era Boots

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$215$175

Pair of Civil War-era Boots, leather boots with red morocco lining and nailed soles. Provenance: The collection of Ed Vebell. More ...

Prussian Model 1895 Officer's Pickelhaube

Prussian Model 1895 Officer's Pickelhaube

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$800$650

Prussian Model 1895 Officer's Pickelhaube, black-painted leather shell with gilt-brass fittings, red morocco sweatband, and orange-colored cloth liner. Provenance: The collection of Ed Vebell. More ...

Rabat Carpet

Rabat Carpet

Auction:
3155B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 21, 2018
Lot:
172
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Rabat Carpet, Morocco, early 19th century, 15 ft. 5 in. x 6 ft. 5 in. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs. More ...

Leather Saddle Blanket

Leather Saddle Blanket

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1060
Sold for:
$49$40

Leather Saddle Blanket, Morocco, 20th century, 65 x 30 in. More ...

An Olde Thrift Newly Revived. Wherein is Declared the Manner of Planting, Preserving, and Husbanding Yong Trees of Divers Kindes for Ti

An Olde Thrift Newly Revived. Wherein is Declared the Manner of Planting, Preserving, and Husbanding Yong Trees of Divers Kindes for Ti

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

An Olde Thrift Newly Revived. Wherein is Declared the Manner of Planting, Preserving, and Husbanding Yong Trees of Divers Kindes for Timber and Fuell. London: Printed by W[illiam] S[tansby] for More ...

Ávila y Zuniga, Luis de (c. 1490-c. 1560) The Comentaries of Don Lewes de Auela, and Suniga, great Master of Acanter, which treateth of

Ávila y Zuniga, Luis de (c. 1490-c. 1560) The Comentaries of Don Lewes de Auela, and Suniga, great Master of Acanter, which treateth of

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Ávila y Zuniga, Luis de (c. 1490-c. 1560) The Comentaries of Don Lewes de Auela, and Suniga, great Master of Acanter, which treateth of the great vvars in Germany. London: in aedibus Richardi More ...

Balcanquhall, Walter (1586?-1645) A Large Declaration Concerning the Late Tumults in Scotland.

Balcanquhall, Walter (1586?-1645) A Large Declaration Concerning the Late Tumults in Scotland.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
9
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Balcanquhall, Walter (1586?-1645) A Large Declaration Concerning the Late Tumults in Scotland. London: by Robert Young, His Majesties Printer for Scotland, 1639. First edition, small folio, fine More ...