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Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamatio

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamatio

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$36,900$30,000

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamation. The Frailty of Human Nature, the Wants of Individuals, and More ...

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Rights of Man: Being an Answer to Mr. Burke's Attack on the French Revolution.

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Rights of Man: Being an Answer to Mr. Burke's Attack on the French Revolution.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1143
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Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Rights of Man: Being an Answer to Mr. Burke's Attack on the French Revolution. London: Printed for J.S. Jordan, 1791. Stated second edition, octavo, some spotting to More ...

Voltaire (1694-1778) Letters Concerning the English Nation.

Voltaire (1694-1778) Letters Concerning the English Nation.

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3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Voltaire (1694-1778) Letters Concerning the English Nation. London: Printed for C. Davis and A. Lyon, 1733. First edition, octavo, contents generally good, contemporary calf boards, rebacked, 7 3/4 More ...

Retro Oscar de la Renta Black Striped Silk Suit

Retro Oscar de la Renta Black Striped Silk Suit

Auction:
3236T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
2262
Sold for:
$37$30

Retro Oscar de la Renta Black Striped Silk Suit, the jacket with black velvet pockets and a matching skirt, size 4. More ...

Declaration of Independence   Facsimile After Benjamin Owen Tyler.

Declaration of Independence Facsimile After Benjamin Owen Tyler.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$861$700

Declaration of Independence Facsimile After Benjamin Owen Tyler. New York: Printed by Lang & Lang, Published by Horace Thayer, Engraved by Peter Maverick, 1818. Large rolled engraving consisting of More ...

The Constitutions of the Several Independent States of America; the Declaration of Independence; the Articles of Confederation between

The Constitutions of the Several Independent States of America; the Declaration of Independence; the Articles of Confederation between

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

The Constitutions of the Several Independent States of America; the Declaration of Independence; the Articles of Confederation between the Said States; the Treaties between His Most Christian More ...

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas.

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$123$100

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas. Hartford: D.F. Robinson & Co., 1830. Quarto, with original printed paper covers, illustrated with eleven hand-colored plates (two More ...

Perrault, Claude (1613-1688) Memoir's for a Natural History of Animals.

Perrault, Claude (1613-1688) Memoir's for a Natural History of Animals.

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3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
138
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Perrault, Claude (1613-1688) Memoir's for a Natural History of Animals. London: by Joseph Streater, to be sold by T. Basset, et al., 1688. First edition in English, small folio, engraved More ...

Wedgwood Black Basalt Figure of Voltaire

Wedgwood Black Basalt Figure of Voltaire

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3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$554$450

Wedgwood Black Basalt Figure of Voltaire, England, 19th century, modeled wearing a long coat and standing on a free-form base, impressed title and mark, ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Five Framed Fly-fishing Flies and Design Sketches by Eric Flachbart

Five Framed Fly-fishing Flies and Design Sketches by Eric Flachbart

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3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3073
Sold for:
$308$250

Five Framed Fly-fishing Flies and Design Sketches by Eric Flachbart, 20th century, the flies named "Supervisor," "Nine-Three," Grey Ghost," "Magog Smelt," and "Mickey Finn," overall framed More ...

Declaration of Independence   Facsimile After Benjamin Owen Tyler.

Declaration of Independence Facsimile After Benjamin Owen Tyler.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1014
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Declaration of Independence Facsimile After Benjamin Owen Tyler. New York: Printed by Lang & Lang, Published by Horace Thayer, Engraved by Peter Maverick, 1818. Large rolled engraving consisting of More ...

Picquet, Gilles Jacques (fl. circa 1668) Ecole Chrestienne, ou le Miroir de la Jeunesse.

Picquet, Gilles Jacques (fl. circa 1668) Ecole Chrestienne, ou le Miroir de la Jeunesse.

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3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1229
Sold for:
$123$100

Picquet, Gilles Jacques (fl. circa 1668) Ecole Chrestienne, ou le Miroir de la Jeunesse. Brussels: Martin de Bossuyt, 1668. Quarto, rare Belgian courtesy book in verse, not in WorldCat, later half More ...

Declaration of Independence.

Declaration of Independence.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Declaration of Independence. Hartford, Connecticut: Eleazar Huntington, c. 1820-25. Engraved broadside reprint of the Declaration with facsimile signatures below, framed, toned, somewhat crumpled at More ...

Williams, William (1731-1811) Signed Receipt and Clipped Signature, 1773-1774.

Williams, William (1731-1811) Signed Receipt and Clipped Signature, 1773-1774.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$492$400

Williams, William (1731-1811) Signed Receipt and Clipped Signature, 1773-1774. Signature cut from the bottom of a printed document dated 1774, and a detailed receipt, both on laid paper, sizes vary. More ...

Eight Books on Chinese Snuff Bottles

Eight Books on Chinese Snuff Bottles

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1893
Sold for:
$369$300

Eight Books on Chinese Snuff Bottles, Hui, Hu zhong mo maio: Song xian fen shi cang nei hua bi yan hu (Inkplay in Microcosm: Inside-painted Chinese Snuff Bottles: the Humphrey K.F. Hui Collection), More ...

Hanging Scroll Depicting the Zen Circle, Enso

Hanging Scroll Depicting the Zen Circle, Enso

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
507
Sold for:
$431$350

Hanging Scroll Depicting the Zen Circle, Enso, Japan, with an inscription calligraphed in cursive script, holding three seals with one reading "Kakumei" (enlightened), ink on paper, painting 13 1/2 More ...

Four Books on Chinese Porcelain Collections

Four Books on Chinese Porcelain Collections

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$554$450

Four Books on Chinese Porcelain Collections, Tsui Museum of Art, Xu shi shu guan [Ceramics I and IV]; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Hoyt Collection, two vols.; and Huaihaitang Collection, Ji xia ming More ...

Eight Books on Chinese Snuff Bottles

Eight Books on Chinese Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1029
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Eight Books on Chinese Snuff Bottles, Hui, Hu zhong mo maio: Song xian fen shi cang nei hua bi yan hu (Inkplay in Microcosm: Inside-painted Chinese Snuff Bottles: the Humphrey K.F. Hui Collection), More ...

Seven Books on Collections of Tibetan Art

Seven Books on Collections of Tibetan Art

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1068
Sold for:
$160$130

Seven Books on Collections of Tibetan Art, Uhlig, On the Path to Enlightenment: Aschman Foundation at the Museum Rietzberg; Weldon, Sculptural Heritage of Tibet: Nyingjei Lam Collection; Pal, Art of More ...

Seven Books on Buddhist Art

Seven Books on Buddhist Art

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1077
Sold for:
$148$120

Seven Books on Buddhist Art, Leidy, Mandala: Architecture of Enlightenment; Saunders, Mudra; Pal, Light of Asia; Menzies (ed.), Buddha: Radiant Awakening; Snellgrove (ed.), Image of the Buddha; More ...

Fourteen Books on Buddhist Art

Fourteen Books on Buddhist Art

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2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$74$60

Fourteen Books on Buddhist Art, Pal, Buddhist Book Illumination; Hiromitsu, Transmitting the Forms of Divinity: Early Buddhist Art from Korea and Japan; Lucic, Embodying Compassion in Buddhist Art: More ...

Group of British Commemorative Medals

Group of British Commemorative Medals

Auction:
2982T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1482
Sold for:
$338$275

Group of British Commemorative Medals, including a 1874 George Morgan of Prince Albert and the International Exhibition, stamped on rim "Horace De Callias Catalogue No. 2298 Etc.," an 1852 white More ...

Carl Chiarenza (American, b. 1935)      Three Abstractions: Noumenon 16 ,  Noumenon 180

Carl Chiarenza (American, b. 1935) Three Abstractions: Noumenon 16 , Noumenon 180

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
192
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Carl Chiarenza (American, b. 1935) Three Abstractions: Noumenon 16, Noumenon 180, and Noumenon 119, 1984, 1984-86, and 1987, respectively. All titled, dated, inscribed with copyright More ...

Pair of Theatrical Wall Props: Science and Justice

Pair of Theatrical Wall Props: Science and Justice

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2960T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Nov 30, 2016
Lot:
1161
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Pair of Theatrical Wall Props: Science and Justice Paper, wood, metal 20th century Science/enlightenment depicted by a male figure with coil, urn, lighting, and book; Justice is blind, holding More ...

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Letter to George Washington, President of the United States of America, on Affairs Public and Private.

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Letter to George Washington, President of the United States of America, on Affairs Public and Private.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$861$700

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Letter to George Washington, President of the United States of America, on Affairs Public and Private. Philadelphia: Benjamin Franklin Bache, 1796. First edition, octavo, More ...

The Articles of Confederation; The Declaration of Rights; The Constitution of this Commonwealth, and the Articles of the Definitive Tre

The Articles of Confederation; The Declaration of Rights; The Constitution of this Commonwealth, and the Articles of the Definitive Tre

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

The Articles of Confederation; The Declaration of Rights; The Constitution of this Commonwealth, and the Articles of the Definitive Treaty Between Great-Britain and the United States of America. More ...

Twenty-nine Volume Set of Encyclopedia Britannica Eleventh Edition

Twenty-nine Volume Set of Encyclopedia Britannica Eleventh Edition

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
773
Sold for:
$25$20

Twenty-nine Volume Set of Encyclopedia Britannica Eleventh Edition, 1911, sold with three volumes of the thirteenth edition, (imperfections). More ...

Declaration of Independence and Portraits of the Presidents

Declaration of Independence and Portraits of the Presidents

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$246$200

Declaration of Independence and Portraits of the Presidents, Broadside, c. 1857. Philadelphia: Ulman and Sons, [c. 1857]. Engraved broadside on paper incorporating the text of the Declaration at More ...

London Gazette

London Gazette

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

London Gazette, August 6-10, 1776. Two sheets removed from a bound volume, trimmed at the foot with loss; containing extracts from two letters from General Howe, dated Staten Island, July 7 and 8, More ...

Twenty-nine Volume Set of Encyclopedia Britannica Eleventh Edition

Twenty-nine Volume Set of Encyclopedia Britannica Eleventh Edition

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
341
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Twenty-nine Volume Set of Encyclopedia Britannica Eleventh Edition, 1911, sold with three volumes of the thirteenth edition, (imperfections). More ...