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Samuel Walters (British, 1811-1882)      Sam Dunning   in Beaumaris Bay near Point Lynas Lighthouse

Samuel Walters (British, 1811-1882) Sam Dunning in Beaumaris Bay near Point Lynas Lighthouse

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Samuel Walters (British, 1811-1882) Sam Dunning in Beaumaris Bay near Point Lynas Lighthouse Unsigned, the ship identified on the bow. Oil on canvas, 30 x 44 in., in a molded giltwood frame. More ...

Six Halfpenny Conder Tokens

Six Halfpenny Conder Tokens

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$37$30

Six Halfpenny Conder Tokens, a 1794 Inverness "Concordia Et Fidelitas," DH-2a, approx. F, a 1794 Canterbury "Unity Peace and Concord," DH-7, approx. VG, a 1796 Plymouth "Sail Canvas Manufactory," More ...

Documents, Approximately Forty Signed Letters, Photographs, and Other Material.

Documents, Approximately Forty Signed Letters, Photographs, and Other Material.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Documents, Approximately Forty Signed Letters, Photographs, and Other Material. Consisting of approximately thirteen 19th century complete letters signed by Samuel Delucenna Ingham, Harvard College 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 ...

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) A Dictionary of the English Language.

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) A Dictionary of the English Language.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) A Dictionary of the English Language. London: by Strahan for Knapton et al., 1755. First edition, two folio volumes, titles printed in red and black, bookplate of Thomas More ...

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) Facsimile Edition of A Dictionary of the English Language.

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) Facsimile Edition of A Dictionary of the English Language.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
340
Sold for:
$246$200

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) Facsimile Edition of A Dictionary of the English Language. London: Longman, 1990. Two folio volumes bound in full bonded red leather, housed in the publisher's slipcase, More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Nineteen Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Nineteen Volumes.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1214A
Sold for:
$492$400

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Literature, Nineteen Volumes. Small format leatherbound books in single volumes and sets, including Griffin's Works in ten volumes; a set of Boswell's Life of Johnson in More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-seven Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-seven Volumes.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1224
Sold for:
$554$450

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-seven Volumes. A group of quarto and octavo format books, mostly from the 19th century, sets and individual volumes, including: The Book of British Ballads, edited More ...

Forty-six New York Coin Silver Spoons and Serving Pieces

Forty-six New York Coin Silver Spoons and Serving Pieces

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
489
Sold for:
$338$275

Forty-six New York Coin Silver Spoons and Serving Pieces, 19th century, makers include Jacob Wood and Jasper Hughes, John Polhemus, R.A. Tibbets, Harry O. Hood, George A. Hoyt, James A. Hoyt, More ...

Boswell, James (1740-1795) The Life of Samuel Johnson.

Boswell, James (1740-1795) The Life of Samuel Johnson.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$492$400

Boswell, James (1740-1795) The Life of Samuel Johnson. London: by Baldwin for Dilly, 1791. First edition, two large quarto volumes, portrait frontispieces in each, bound in contemporary half leather More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, English Poets, Seventy-five Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, English Poets, Seventy-five Volumes.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Decorative Bindings, Sets, English Poets, Seventy-five Volumes. The Works of the English Poets, with prefaces by Samuel Johnson, an octavo set in uniform dark blue half leather, 6 x 3 3/4 in. each. More ...

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) A Dictionary of the English Language.

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) A Dictionary of the English Language.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) A Dictionary of the English Language. London: by Strahan for Knapton et alia, 1755. First edition, two folio volumes, titles printed in red and black, ex libris Lord More ...

Lobo, Jerónymo (1596-1678) A Voyage to Abyssinia.

Lobo, Jerónymo (1596-1678) A Voyage to Abyssinia.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$369$300

Lobo, Jerónymo (1596-1678) A Voyage to Abyssinia. London: for Bettesworth & Hitch, 1735. First edition, octavo, translated into English by Samuel Johnson, bound in later speckled calf by Pratt, More ...

Decorative Bindings, Shakespeare, Fifteen Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Shakespeare, Fifteen Volumes.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Decorative Bindings, Shakespeare, Fifteen Volumes. The Plays of William Shakespeare in Fifteen Volumes, edited by Samuel Johnson and George Steevens, fourth edition, London: Longman et al., 1793, More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-five Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-five Volumes.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$615$500

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-five Volumes. Octavo volumes in full leather, gilt spines, including: Samuel Clarke's Sermons, London: for J. and P. Knapton, 1749, ten of eleven volumes; More ...

Boswell, James (1740-1795) The Life of Samuel Johnson,   Extra-illustrated.

Boswell, James (1740-1795) The Life of Samuel Johnson, Extra-illustrated.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$246$200

Boswell, James (1740-1795) The Life of Samuel Johnson, Extra-illustrated. London: for Cadell et al., 1822. Four octavo volumes bound as two, with additional illustrations added throughout, bound in More ...

Six Wedgwood Assorted Items

Six Wedgwood Assorted Items

Auction:
2698B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 11, 2014
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Six Wedgwood Assorted Items, England, 19th and 20th century, a gilded and bronzed black basalt vase, ht. 5; an oval black basalt plaque with relief depiction of Hercules wrestling the Nemean lion, More ...

Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898) and John J. Pershing (1860-1948) Letters Signed.

Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898) and John J. Pershing (1860-1948) Letters Signed.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$338$275

Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898) and John J. Pershing (1860-1948) Letters Signed. A secretarial note, Berlin 16 January 1874, to an A.J. Johnson of New York, thanking him for sending a copy of the More ...

Galton, Samuel John (1753-1832)   The Natural History of Birds Intended for the Amusement and Instruction of Children.

Galton, Samuel John (1753-1832) The Natural History of Birds Intended for the Amusement and Instruction of Children.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$510$425

Galton, Samuel John (1753-1832) The Natural History of Birds Intended for the Amusement and Instruction of Children. London: for J. Johnson, 1791. 12mo, six parts in three volumes, containing 116 More ...

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) A Dictionary of the English Language

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) A Dictionary of the English Language

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$246$200

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) A Dictionary of the English Language. London: by W. Strahan [and twenty others], 1773. Fourth edition, two folio volumes, lacking everything before signature B in More ...

Four Framed E.B. & E.C. Kellogg Lithograph Portrait Silhouettes

Four Framed E.B. & E.C. Kellogg Lithograph Portrait Silhouettes

Auction:
2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2013
Lot:
1153
Sold for:
$150$150

Four Framed E.B. & E.C. Kellogg Lithograph Portrait Silhouettes, including Samuel L. Southard, Richard M. Johnson, Levi Woodbury, and Henry A. Wise, along with a similar photo-mechanical print More ...

Book Catalogs, Eleven Volumes:

Book Catalogs, Eleven Volumes:

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$80$80

Book Catalogs, Eleven Volumes: Lord Mostyn's Plays, Illuminated Manuscripts, and Printed Books auction catalogs in three volumes, 1919-1920; Sale Catalogues of the Libraries of Samuel Johnson, More ...

Book Catalogs, Eleven Volumes:

Book Catalogs, Eleven Volumes:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
237
Unsold
 

Book Catalogs, Eleven Volumes: Lord Mostyn's Plays, Illuminated Manuscripts, and Printed Books auction catalogs in three volumes, 1919-1920; Sale Catalogues of the Libraries of Samuel Johnson, More ...

Galton, Samuel John (1753-1832)   The Natural History of Birds Intended for the Amusement and Instruction of Children.

Galton, Samuel John (1753-1832) The Natural History of Birds Intended for the Amusement and Instruction of Children.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
311
Unsold
 

Galton, Samuel John (1753-1832) The Natural History of Birds Intended for the Amusement and Instruction of Children. London: for J. Johnson, 1791. 12mo, six parts in three volumes, containing 116 More ...

Five Works:      Walter Ronald Locke (American, b. 1883), Pelican Key

Five Works: Walter Ronald Locke (American, b. 1883), Pelican Key

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 14, 2012
Lot:
142A
Sold for:
$215$175

Five Works: Walter Ronald Locke (American, b. 1883), Pelican Key and Anclote Light, signed "W. R. Locke" l.r., etchings; Samuel Johnson Woolf (American, 1880-1948), Abraham Lincoln, signed "S.J. More ...

Samuel Johnson Woolf (American, 1880-1948)      Lot of Two Images: At the Counter

Samuel Johnson Woolf (American, 1880-1948) Lot of Two Images: At the Counter

Auction:
2570M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2011
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$148$125

Samuel Johnson Woolf (American, 1880-1948) Lot of Two Images: At the Counter and Pushcart Peddler. Both signed "S.J. Woolf." in pencil l.l. Etchings on paper, plate sizes approximately 7 x 5 More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$178$150

(Decorative Bindings), Seven titles in ten small volumes, nine 12mo, and one 16mo, including Watts, Isaac, The Psalms of David, Boston: Lincoln & Edmands, 1813, crushed red morocco; Smollet, The More ...

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784)

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
511
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784), A Dictionary of the English Language, London, 1755, first edition, two volumes, three-quarter calf, folio, (title page of Volume I with small filler strip to bottom More ...

Johnson, Samuel (1700-1784)

Johnson, Samuel (1700-1784)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$119$100

Johnson, Samuel (1700-1784), The Lives of the English Poets; and a Criticism on their Works, Dublin: Whitestone, Williams, et al, 1779, one volume, first issue, first state, contemporary calf, 8vo, More ...

Samuel Johnson Woolf (American, 1880-1948)      Lot of Two Portraits: Roald E. G. Amundsen

Samuel Johnson Woolf (American, 1880-1948) Lot of Two Portraits: Roald E. G. Amundsen

Auction:
2537M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 17, 2011
Lot:
710
Sold for:
$24$20

Samuel Johnson Woolf (American, 1880-1948) Lot of Two Portraits: Roald E. G. Amundsen and Herbert C. Hoover. Amundsen signed "S.J. Woolf" within the matrix l.l., Hoover signed "S.J. Woolf" in More ...