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Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956)      An American in Italy

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) An American in Italy

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1062
Sold for:
$308$250

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) An American in Italy. Signed "Orson Lowell" l.l., inscribed and signed "For Miss Webster/this little Jerry Junior sketch/Orson Lowell" l.r. Pen and ink More ...

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$246$200

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles. James McKaye's (1805-1888) The Mastership and its Fruits: the Emancipated Slave Face to Face with his Old Master, New York: Loyal More ...

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$49$40

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles. Including: Rose Hawthorne Lathrop's Along the Shore, Boston: Ticknor & Co., More ...

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879.

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879. Octavo sketchbook, purchased from G. Fell, stationer, 60 Piccadilly London, by an American abroad, containing 150 pages, almost More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Mohammad Mehdi's Traveler's Book on Medicine and Health.

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Mohammad Mehdi's Traveler's Book on Medicine and Health.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$861$700

Persian Manuscript on Paper, Mohammad Mehdi's Traveler's Book on Medicine and Health. Octavo manuscript on polished laid paper, approximately eighteen lines per page, black and red ink, russet full More ...

Group of Aviation Ephemera

Group of Aviation Ephemera

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
600
Sold for:
$246$200

Group of Aviation Ephemera, England and United States, mid-20th century, includes Aircraft Identification Parts 1-4; a complete Kingston Cigarette Picture-Card album; complete Player Aircraft of the More ...

Kenro Izu (Japanese, b. 1949)      Borobudur #15, Indonesia

Kenro Izu (Japanese, b. 1949) Borobudur #15, Indonesia

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Kenro Izu (Japanese, b. 1949) Borobudur #15, Indonesia, 1996, printed 1998. Dated and signed "'98 Kenro Izu" in pencil l.r., inscribed and numbered "96 INS 15 9/20" in pencil l.l., titled, More ...

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910)      A Torii on Lake Chuzenji, Japan

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) A Torii on Lake Chuzenji, Japan

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$79,950$65,000

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) A Torii on Lake Chuzenji, Japan Titled and inscribed on the frame backing paper, with a Doll & Richards label numbered "A 36145" affixed to the frame backing More ...

Cartwright, John, of Magdalen College, Oxford (fl. circa 1599) The Preachers Travels. Wherein is set downe a true Iournall, to the conf

Cartwright, John, of Magdalen College, Oxford (fl. circa 1599) The Preachers Travels. Wherein is set downe a true Iournall, to the conf

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Cartwright, John, of Magdalen College, Oxford (fl. circa 1599) The Preachers Travels. Wherein is set downe a true Iournall, to the confines of the East Indies, through the Great Countreyes of Syria, More ...

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells. London: by W[illiam] S[tansby], 1611. First edition, lacking the errata leaf, quarto, illustrated with More ...

Holinshed, Raphael (d. 1580?) A Fragment of the Chronicles  : Gerald of Wales's The Irish Historie.

Holinshed, Raphael (d. 1580?) A Fragment of the Chronicles : Gerald of Wales's The Irish Historie.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Holinshed, Raphael (d. 1580?) A Fragment of the Chronicles: Gerald of Wales's The Irish Historie. [London: at the expenses of Iohn Harison, George Bishop, Rafe Newberie, Henrie Denham, and Thomas More ...

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1107
Unsold
 

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles. Including: Rose Hawthorne Lathrop's Along the Shore, Boston: Ticknor & Co., 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 ...

Three Russian Brass Traveling Icons

Three Russian Brass Traveling Icons

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$308$250

Three Russian Brass Traveling Icons, each tripartite form with raised decoration, including two enameled: one with figural scenes and Cyrillic inscriptions, ht. 4, overall wd. 5 1/2, one book-form More ...

Arkham House Imprints, Mid-20th Century, Thirty Titles.

Arkham House Imprints, Mid-20th Century, Thirty Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
149
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Arkham House Imprints, Mid-20th Century, Thirty Titles. Including: Asquith's This Mortal Coil; Blackwood's The Doll; Bishop's The Curse of Yig; Bloch's The Opener of the Way; Bloch's Pleasant More ...

Carver, Jonathan (1710-1780) Travels through the Interior Parts of North-America.

Carver, Jonathan (1710-1780) Travels through the Interior Parts of North-America.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Carver, Jonathan (1710-1780) Travels through the Interior Parts of North-America. London: for the Author, sold by J. Walter & S. Crowder, 1778. First edition, octavo, illustrated with two folding More ...

Large Collection of Facsimile 18th Century Military Manuals and Related Books

Large Collection of Facsimile 18th Century Military Manuals and Related Books

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$615$500

Large Collection of Facsimile 18th Century Military Manuals and Related Books, 20th century, including: Rules and Regulations for the Sword Excercise of the Cavalry, London, 1796; A Treatise More ...

Large Group of Travel Guides and Related Ephemera

Large Group of Travel Guides and Related Ephemera

Auction:
3030T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 05, 2017
Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$308$250

Large Group of Travel Guides and Related Ephemera, including "Glastonbury Abbey," "Alden's Sixpenny Guide to Oxford," a Nelson's Pictorial Guide Book "The City of London," and Ward Lock & Co.'s "The More ...

Lenox Apollo 11 "Buzz" Aldrin Porcelain Plate

Lenox Apollo 11 "Buzz" Aldrin Porcelain Plate

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1142
Sold for:
$37$30

Lenox Apollo 11 "Buzz" Aldrin Porcelain Plate, dia. 10 3/4 in. Notes: This plate is part of an exclusive dinner set presented to astronaut "Buzz" Aldrin. A total of twelve place settings were More ...

A Collection of Voyages and Travels, Some Now First Printed from Original Manuscripts.

A Collection of Voyages and Travels, Some Now First Printed from Original Manuscripts.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1121
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

A Collection of Voyages and Travels, Some Now First Printed from Original Manuscripts. London: for [Anshwam & John] Churchill by Lintot & Osborn, 1744-1747. Eight folio volumes [the six original More ...

Erman, Adolph (1806-1877) Travels in Siberia: Including Excursions Northwards, Down the Obi, to the Polar Circle, and Southwards, to th

Erman, Adolph (1806-1877) Travels in Siberia: Including Excursions Northwards, Down the Obi, to the Polar Circle, and Southwards, to th

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1244
Sold for:
$154$125

Erman, Adolph (1806-1877) Travels in Siberia: Including Excursions Northwards, Down the Obi, to the Polar Circle, and Southwards, to the Chinese Frontier. London: Longman, Brown, Green, and More ...

Jones Diamond British Poets; Diamond Classics.

Jones Diamond British Poets; Diamond Classics.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1293
Sold for:
$461$375

Jones Diamond British Poets; Diamond Classics. London: Jones & Co., 1821-1830. Set of fifty-four miniature volumes in their original traveling cases, bound in textured red silk, dark labels lettered More ...

Letts, John M. (fl. circa 1850) California Illustrated: Including a Description of the Panama and Nicaragua Routes.

Letts, John M. (fl. circa 1850) California Illustrated: Including a Description of the Panama and Nicaragua Routes.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1310
Sold for:
$523$425

Letts, John M. (fl. circa 1850) California Illustrated: Including a Description of the Panama and Nicaragua Routes. New York: Holdredge, 1852. First edition, octavo, illustrated with forty-eight More ...

The World Displayed; or a Curious Collecton of Voyages and Travels.

The World Displayed; or a Curious Collecton of Voyages and Travels.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1426
Sold for:
$400$325

The World Displayed; or a Curious Collecton of Voyages and Travels. Philadelphia: Dobelbower, Key, & Simpson, 1795-1796. First American edition, eight octavo volumes, illustrated, originally issued More ...

Torah Nevi’im U’kethuvim. The Twenty-Four Books of the Holy Scriptures. Carefully Translated According to the Massoratic Text, After th

Torah Nevi’im U’kethuvim. The Twenty-Four Books of the Holy Scriptures. Carefully Translated According to the Massoratic Text, After th

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1429
Sold for:
$308$250

Torah Nevi'im U'kethuvim. The Twenty-Four Books of the Holy Scriptures. Carefully Translated According to the Massoratic Text, After the Best Jewish Authorities and Supplied with Short Explanatory More ...

Lenox Apollo 11 "Buzz" Aldrin Porcelain Plate

Lenox Apollo 11 "Buzz" Aldrin Porcelain Plate

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1151
Unsold
 

Lenox Apollo 11 "Buzz" Aldrin Porcelain Plate, dia. 10 3/4 in. Notes: This plate is part of an exclusive dinner set presented to astronaut "Buzz" Aldrin. A total of twelve place settings were More ...

Lenox Apollo 11 "Buzz" Aldrin Porcelain Plate

Lenox Apollo 11 "Buzz" Aldrin Porcelain Plate

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1897
Unsold
 

Lenox Apollo 11 "Buzz" Aldrin Porcelain Plate, dia. 10 3/4 in. Notes: This plate is part of an exclusive dinner set presented to astronaut "Buzz" Aldrin. A total of twelve place settings were More ...

Karl Zerbe (American, 1903-1972)      Terrace in Taxco

Karl Zerbe (American, 1903-1972) Terrace in Taxco

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Karl Zerbe (American, 1903-1972) Terrace in Taxco Signed "Zerbe" l.r., signed and identified "Zerbe/Taxco/Bos Dez 1937" on the reverse, label from The American Federation of the Arts, New York, More ...

Mary Ogden Abbott (1894-1981) Sculptural Panel

Mary Ogden Abbott (1894-1981) Sculptural Panel

Auction:
2969B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2016
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Mary Ogden Abbott (1894-1981) Sculptural Panel Wood United States, 20th century Shaped and relief carved panel centered by a tall cactus with a cowboy surrounded by hounds, mounted to a More ...

Jones Diamond British Poets; Diamond Classics.

Jones Diamond British Poets; Diamond Classics.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
290
Unsold
 

Jones Diamond British Poets; Diamond Classics. London: Jones & Co., 1821-1830. Set of fifty-four miniature volumes in their original traveling cases, bound in textured red silk, dark labels lettered More ...