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Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies. London: Printed by Val: Sims for Edward Blount and William Aspley, 1604. First edition in English, quarto, type More ...

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished.

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished. London: Printed by A. Islip for Iohn Iaggard, 1602. First edition in English; rare, five U.S. 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 ...

Crouch, Nathaniel (1632-1725) The Surprizing Miracles of Nature and Art.

Crouch, Nathaniel (1632-1725) The Surprizing Miracles of Nature and Art.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Crouch, Nathaniel (1632-1725) The Surprizing Miracles of Nature and Art. London: Printed for Nath. Crouch, at the Bell next Kemp's Coffee-House in Exchange-Alley, 1683. Second edition, 12mo; More ...

Donne, John (1572-1631) Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe, or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so Naturally Sinne, that it

Donne, John (1572-1631) Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe, or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so Naturally Sinne, that it

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
53
Estimate:
$12,000 - $14,000

Donne, John (1572-1631) Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe, or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so Naturally Sinne, that it may never be otherwise. London: Printed by John Dawson [for More ...

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues.

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues. London: Printed by Melch. Bradwood, for Edw. Blount and William Barret, 1611. Second More ...

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience.

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Fludd, Robert (1574-1637) Mosaicall Philosophy: Grounded upon the Essentiall Truth or Eternal Sapience. London: Printed for Humphrey Moseley, at the Prince's Armes in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1659. More ...

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome.

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome. London: Printed by William Leybourn, 1661. First edition of Galileo's works More ...

Heydon, John (b. 1629) The Harmony of the World, Being a Discourse of God, Heaven, Angels, Stars, Planets, Earth; the miraculous Descen

Heydon, John (b. 1629) The Harmony of the World, Being a Discourse of God, Heaven, Angels, Stars, Planets, Earth; the miraculous Descen

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
88
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

Heydon, John (b. 1629) The Harmony of the World, Being a Discourse of God, Heaven, Angels, Stars, Planets, Earth; the miraculous Descentions and Ascentions of Spirits. London: Printed for Henry More ...

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers and Sundrie Herbs, Trees, Oyles, Plants, & Stones. London: More ...

More, Sir Thomas (1478-1535) A Dialogue of Cumfort against Tribulation.

More, Sir Thomas (1478-1535) A Dialogue of Cumfort against Tribulation.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

More, Sir Thomas (1478-1535) A Dialogue of Cumfort against Tribulation. Antwerp: Apud Iohannem Foulerum, Anglum, 1573. Second edition, octavo, woodcut printer's device on verso of title; woodcut More ...

Mun, Thomas (1571-1641) England's Treasure by Forraign Trade. Or, the Ballance of our Forraign Trade is the Rule of our Treasure.

Mun, Thomas (1571-1641) England's Treasure by Forraign Trade. Or, the Ballance of our Forraign Trade is the Rule of our Treasure.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
128
Estimate:
$10,000 - $12,000

Mun, Thomas (1571-1641) England's Treasure by Forraign Trade. Or, the Ballance of our Forraign Trade is the Rule of our Treasure. London: Printed by J. Flesher for Robert Horne at Gresham-College, More ...

Ptolemy, Claudius (c. 100-170 AD) The Compost of Ptolomeus, Prince of Astronomie.

Ptolemy, Claudius (c. 100-170 AD) The Compost of Ptolomeus, Prince of Astronomie.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Ptolemy, Claudius (c. 100-170 AD) The Compost of Ptolomeus, Prince of Astronomie. London: Printed by M. P[arsons] for Henry Gosson, and are to be sold by Edward Wright, 1638?. Octavo, woodcut on More ...

Webb, John (1611-1672) An Historical Essay Endeavoring a Probability that the Language of the Empire of China is the Primitive Language

Webb, John (1611-1672) An Historical Essay Endeavoring a Probability that the Language of the Empire of China is the Primitive Language

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Webb, John (1611-1672) An Historical Essay Endeavoring a Probability that the Language of the Empire of China is the Primitive Language. London: Printed for Nath. Brook, at the Angel in Gresham More ...

Four English Pewter Chargers

Four English Pewter Chargers

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$369$300

Four English Pewter Chargers, Robert & Bosh Co., two Samuel Ellis, and one unmarked, dia. to 18 1/4 in. More ...

Three Lapped-seam Boxes

Three Lapped-seam Boxes

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Lapped-seam Boxes, two small with finger lapped-seam, ht. to 5 3/4, wd. to 20, dp. to 15 in. More ...

Ten Finger Lapped-seam Pantry Boxes

Ten Finger Lapped-seam Pantry Boxes

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Ten Finger Lapped-seam Pantry Boxes, lg. 3 1/2 to 13 1/2 in. More ...

Twelve Cast Iron Safe-form Still Banks

Twelve Cast Iron Safe-form Still Banks

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$400$325

Twelve Cast Iron Safe-form Still Banks, including a J.E. Stevens "Key Lock Safe," two "Security Safe Deposit," and a "Columbus Safe," ht. to 5 1/2 in. More ...

Framed Silk Needlework "The World,"

Framed Silk Needlework "The World,"

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
521
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Framed Silk Needlework "The World," 19th century, (losses), ht. 21 3/4, wd. 26 1/2 in. More ...

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978)      On Top of the World

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) On Top of the World

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1111
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) On Top of the World. Signed "Norman Rockwell" l.r., numbered "A.P. III/XXXV" l.l. Color collotype on paper, image size 27 x 22 in., framed. Condition: Not More ...

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) Four Artist-proof Prints on Boyhood Themes: Secrets (Sister's Diary), High Dive, The Boy Who Put

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) Four Artist-proof Prints on Boyhood Themes: Secrets (Sister's Diary), High Dive, The Boy Who Put

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1283
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) Four Artist-proof Prints on Boyhood Themes: Secrets (Sister's Diary), High Dive, The Boy Who Put the World On Wheels (The Inventor), and Tom Sawyer Sneaking More ...

Peter Max (American, b. 1937)      The Better World Series/2000   Poster

Peter Max (American, b. 1937) The Better World Series/2000 Poster

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1324
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Peter Max (American, b. 1937) The Better World Series/2000 Poster. Dedicated "To Wendy Wood 1999 love Max 99" in ink along the bottom, original drawing in ink l.r. Color offset poster, More ...

Set of Eleven Wilkinson Commemorative Toby Jugs

Set of Eleven Wilkinson Commemorative Toby Jugs

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Set of Eleven Wilkinson Commemorative Toby Jugs, England, c. 1915-20, after designs by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould, each molded figure polychrome enameled and gilded and depicting political and More ...

Three Terra-cotta Fragments and a Stone Figure from Haiti

Three Terra-cotta Fragments and a Stone Figure from Haiti

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1023
Unsold
 

Three Terra-cotta Fragments and a Stone Figure from Haiti, pre-contact period, three fragments from pottery, the fourth a stone figure, with holes drilled top and bottom and side to side, found in More ...

Suriname Stool

Suriname Stool

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1024
Unsold
 

Suriname Stool, late 19th century, wood and brass tacks, ht. 9, lg. 14 3/4 in. More ...

Bali Theatre Mask

Bali Theatre Mask

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1051
Sold for:
$197$160

Bali Theatre Mask, Indonesia, early 20th century, painted, with hide tacked around edge, mouth, and eyebrows, old paper label on interior, ht. 7, wd. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Maprik Clay Pot

Maprik Clay Pot

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1061
Sold for:
$135$110

Maprik Clay Pot, Papua New Guinea, mid-20th century, ht. 7 1/2, wd. 9 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

New Guinea Highlands Headdress

New Guinea Highlands Headdress

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1064
Unsold
 

New Guinea Highlands Headdress, Papua New Guinea, mid-20th century, lichen-covered cloth headdress, with woven rattan decoration around the rim and feather on top, dia. 17 in. Provenance: Arnold More ...

Middle Sepik Bamboo Lime Container

Middle Sepik Bamboo Lime Container

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1071
Unsold
 

Middle Sepik Bamboo Lime Container, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, the finely incised design burnt into the bamboo, dark patina, lg. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Two Shell Necklaces

Two Shell Necklaces

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1082
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Shell Necklaces, Vanuatu, late 19th/early 20th century, mounted on board, one with a collection tag with number B2232, one from Santo Island, wd. 9 and 8 3/4 in. More ...