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Assembled Set of Miniature "Shakespeare's Works,"

Assembled Set of Miniature "Shakespeare's Works,"

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1135
Estimate:
$50 - $75

Assembled Set of Miniature "Shakespeare's Works," Knickerbocker Novelty Company, New York, comprising twenty-three individual books, containing "carefully edited and compared with the best texts" More ...

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977)      Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977) Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$37$30

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977) Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg and Unidentified Man. The latter signed "Kay Bell" in pencil l.r. Gelatin silver prints, image sizes to 13 1/8 x 10 1/4 in., 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
Unsold
 

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 ...

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
104
Unsold
 

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty. A Collection of small-format illustrated publisher's paper-wrapped volumes, including: Mrs. Sherwood's The Rose, an Allegory, New York: More ...

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge [aka Lewis Carroll] (1832-1898) Original Drawing and Autograph Letter Signed.

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge [aka Lewis Carroll] (1832-1898) Original Drawing and Autograph Letter Signed.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$861$700

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge [aka Lewis Carroll] (1832-1898) Original Drawing and Autograph Letter Signed. The letter inscribed on two wove sheets and very faded, to the point of being nearly More ...

Dufresnoy, Charles-Alphonse (1611-1668) trans. John Dryden (1631-1700) De Arte Graphica. The Art of Painting.

Dufresnoy, Charles-Alphonse (1611-1668) trans. John Dryden (1631-1700) De Arte Graphica. The Art of Painting.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$185$150

Dufresnoy, Charles-Alphonse (1611-1668) trans. John Dryden (1631-1700) De Arte Graphica. The Art of Painting. London: by J. Heptinstall for W. Rogers, 1695. First English translation, quarto, added More ...

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow  , Signed and Inscribed.

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow , Signed and Inscribed.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$338$275

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow, Signed and Inscribed. New York: Musette Publishers, [1943.] Octavo, inscribed to Skidmore College President Joseph C. Palamountain Jr. in blue ink, limp More ...

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) The Courtship of Miles Standish, and Other Poems  , Two Copies.

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) The Courtship of Miles Standish, and Other Poems , Two Copies.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
189
Unsold
 

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) The Courtship of Miles Standish, and Other Poems, Two Copies. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1858. Two first edition copies, octavo, each bound in full More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Pro Populo Anglicano Defensio.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Pro Populo Anglicano Defensio.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$584$475

Milton, John (1608-1674) Pro Populo Anglicano Defensio. London: Typis Du Gardianis, 1651. Quarto, Madan F.F. 1, third issue, 205 pages, with square engraved vignette on title, bound in full More ...

Poetry, Four Titles in Four Volumes, 1682, 1694, 1704, and 1816.

Poetry, Four Titles in Four Volumes, 1682, 1694, 1704, and 1816.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$111$90

Poetry, Four Titles in Four Volumes, 1682, 1694, 1704, and 1816. Including: Butler's Hudibras. The First Part. Written in the Late Wars, London: by T. Warren for Herringman, to be sold by Bentley, More ...

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) ed. George Steevens (1736-1800) Twenty of the Plays

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) ed. George Steevens (1736-1800) Twenty of the Plays

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
249
Unsold
 

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) ed. George Steevens (1736-1800) Twenty of the Plays. London: for J. and R. Tonson, T. Payne, and W. Richardson, 1766. First George Steevens edition of the plays from More ...

Wilde, Gerald (1905-1986) Five Identical Signed Lithographs Illustrating T. S. Eliot's (1888-1965) Rhapsody on a Windy Night.

Wilde, Gerald (1905-1986) Five Identical Signed Lithographs Illustrating T. S. Eliot's (1888-1965) Rhapsody on a Windy Night.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$123$100

Wilde, Gerald (1905-1986) Five Identical Signed Lithographs Illustrating T. S. Eliot's (1888-1965) Rhapsody on a Windy Night. Each of the five identical sheets contain all three lithographs More ...

Opus One 1996, 6 bottles (owc)

Opus One 1996, 6 bottles (owc)

Auction:
3168B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 05, 2018
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Opus One 1996 Napa u: all into neck 6 bottles (owc) More ...

Opus One 1997, 6 bottles (owc)

Opus One 1997, 6 bottles (owc)

Auction:
3168B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 05, 2018
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Opus One 1997 Napa u: all into neck 6 bottles (owc) More ...

Opus One 1999, 6 bottles (owc)

Opus One 1999, 6 bottles (owc)

Auction:
3168B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 05, 2018
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Opus One 1999 Napa u: all into neck 6 bottles (owc) More ...

Marion MacKenzie Heywood (American, c. 1930)      African American Version of the Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes

Marion MacKenzie Heywood (American, c. 1930) African American Version of the Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Marion MacKenzie Heywood (American, c. 1930) African American Version of the Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes Signed "Marion MacKenzie Heywood l.r. Oil on canvas, 19 x 82 1/4 in., in a black-painted More ...

Watercolor and Pen and Ink Poetry Picture

Watercolor and Pen and Ink Poetry Picture

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1248
Sold for:
$123$100

Watercolor and Pen and Ink Poetry Picture, Emily Howard, New England, 1823, eight lines of verse within a watercolor floral wreath below a spreadwing dove, signed "Emily Howard/Barre/1823," sheet More ...

Gran Elias Mora 2001, 3 bottles

Gran Elias Mora 2001, 3 bottles

Auction:
3148T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 09, 2018
Lot:
1492
Sold for:
$86$70

Gran Elias Mora 2001 Toro 3 bottles More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Edward Fitzgerald's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam  , Limited Edition.

Edward Fitzgerald's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam , Limited Edition.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1467
Sold for:
$37$30

Edward Fitzgerald's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Limited Edition. [Worcester: Commonwealth Press], Privately Printed, [1907]. One of 95 copies printed on Japan paper with an additional portrait of the More ...

Carroll, Lewis (1832-1898) Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.

Carroll, Lewis (1832-1898) Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1469
Sold for:
$185$150

Carroll, Lewis (1832-1898) Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There. Boston: Lee and Shepard; New York: Lee, Shepard, and Dillingham, 1872. First edition, first printing with "wade" for More ...

Large Ann Plato Needlework Picture of a House, Garden, and Flowers

Large Ann Plato Needlework Picture of a House, Garden, and Flowers

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
741
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Large Ann Plato Needlework Picture of a House, Garden, and Flowers, Hartford, Connecticut, c. 1830-40, depicting a central white clapboard two-story house with flower garden and picket fence in the More ...

Polychrome Watercolor Penmanship Exercise

Polychrome Watercolor Penmanship Exercise

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Polychrome Watercolor Penmanship Exercise, David Auger, Newfane, Vermont, mid-19th century, a central spreadwing eagle flanked by a sailing ship and building above seven lines of verse, an image of More ...

Two Volumes of Elisabeth Cary's Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Two Volumes of Elisabeth Cary's Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$25$20

Two Volumes of Elisabeth Cary's Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, October 1903, G.P. Putnam's Sons. More ...

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Divinity. Dublin: Printed by the Society of Stationers, 1633. More ...

Colonne, Guido delle (c. 1287) The Life and Death of Hector. One, and the First of the Most Puissant, Valiant, and Renowned Monarches o

Colonne, Guido delle (c. 1287) The Life and Death of Hector. One, and the First of the Most Puissant, Valiant, and Renowned Monarches o

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Colonne, Guido delle (c. 1287) The Life and Death of Hector. One, and the First of the Most Puissant, Valiant, and Renowned Monarches of the World, Called the Nyne Worthies. London: Thomas Purfoot, More ...

Donne, John (1572-1631) Pseudo-Martyr.

Donne, John (1572-1631) Pseudo-Martyr.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$21,525$17,500

Donne, John (1572-1631) Pseudo-Martyr. London: Printed by W[illiam] Stansby for Walter Burre, 1610. First edition, quarto, the H. Bradley Martin copy, with book tickets and plates of Harold More ...

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis. London: Imprinted in Fletestreete by Thomas Berthelette, the XII daie of Marche, 1554. Folio, third edition, title printed within woodcut More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Of Reformation Touching Church-Discipline in England: and the Causes that hitherto have hindred it.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Of Reformation Touching Church-Discipline in England: and the Causes that hitherto have hindred it.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
116
Unsold
 

Milton, John (1608-1674) Of Reformation Touching Church-Discipline in England: and the Causes that hitherto have hindred it. London: Printed for Thomas Underhill, 1641. First edition of Milton's More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books. London: Printed by S. Simmons, and are to be sold by T. Helder at the Angel in Little Brittain, 1669. First edition, seventh title page More ...