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1
  • Heading
    (Ackermann, Rudolph, publisher)
  • Headline
    Ackermann's Westminster Abbey with 80 aquatints 1812
  • Publisher
    Printed for R. Ackermann
  • Date Published
    1812
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$1,056
StatusSold
2
  • Author
    Allen, Frederick Lewis
  • Headline
    Frederick Lewis Allen Lords of Creation w/jacket
  • Publisher
    Harper & Brothers
  • Date Published
    1935
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$939
StatusSold
3
  • Author
    Ambler, Eric
  • Headline
    letter from Eric Ambler to Julian Symons
  • Date Published
    1986
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$120
StatusSold
4
  • Author
    Androuet du Cerceau, Jacques
  • Headline
    Androuat's architectural and interior designs, 1561
  • Publisher
    De L'Imprimerie d'André Wechel
  • Date Published
    1561
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$705
StatusSold
5
  • Author
    Aristotle
  • Headline
    Aristotle’s Poetics, first edition in English, 1705
  • Publisher
    Printed for Dan. Browne and Will. Turner
  • Date Published
    1705
Estimate$3,000 - $5,000
Sold for$2,343
StatusSold
6
  • Heading
    (Armitage, Merle)
  • Author
    Stewart, Virginia, editor
  • Headline
    Modern Dance w/ original lithograph and autographs 1/500
  • Publisher
    [E. Weyhe]
  • Date Published
    [1935]
Estimate$500 - $800
StatusUnsold
7
  • Author
    Armitage, Merle
  • Headline
    Warren Newcombe by Merle Armitage signed 1/500
  • Publisher
    E. Weyhe / Merle Armitage
  • Date Published
    1932
Estimate$400 - $600
StatusUnsold
8
  • Author
    Æsop
  • Headline
    Ogilby's Aesop, parts 1 & 2, 1668
  • Publisher
    Printed by Thomas Roycroft
  • Date Published
    1668
Estimate$4,000 - $6,000
Sold for$2,343
StatusSold
9
  • Author
    Ballard. Bettina
  • Headline
    Bettina Ballard In My Fashion
  • Publisher
    David McKay
  • Date Published
    [1960]
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$237
StatusSold
11
  • Author
    Baskin, Leonard
  • Headline
    Leonard Baskin artist's proof etching
  • Date Published
    No date
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$213.60
StatusSold
12
  • Heading
    (Beatles)
  • Author
    Freeman, Robert
  • Headline
    Souvenir booklet for Beatles 1st U.S. tour 1964
  • Publisher
    Souvenir Publishing and Distributing Co.
  • Date Published
    1964
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$213.60
StatusSold
13
  • Heading
    (Beer)
  • Author
    Ehret, George
  • Headline
    Illustrated History of American Beer 1891
  • Publisher
    [Gast Lithograph and Engraving Company]
  • Date Published
    [1891]
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$324.75
StatusSold
14
  • Heading
    (Beer)
  • Author
    [Ellis, William]
  • Headline
    The London and Country Brewer 1759 Edition
  • Publisher
    T. Astley
  • Date Published
    1759
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$529.50
StatusSold
15
  • Heading
    (Beer)
  • Author
    Salem, F.W.
  • Headline
    Beer as a National Beverage 1880
  • Publisher
    F.W. Salem
  • Date Published
    1880
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$558.75
StatusSold
16
  • Author
    Bergeret, Albert , Drouin
  • Headline
    popular work on photography w/amusing illustrations 1891
  • Publisher
    Charles Mendel
  • Date Published
    1891
Estimate$200 - $300
StatusUnsold
17
  • Heading
    (Bible in English)
  • Headline
    King James Bible 1683
  • Publisher
    Printed by John Hayes
  • Date Published
    1683
Estimate$700 - $1,000
Sold for$471
StatusSold
18
  • Author
    Blochman, Lawrence G.
  • Headline
    Lawrence Blochman Correspondence
  • Date Published
    1972-1974
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$178.50
StatusSold
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$143.40
StatusSold
20
  • Heading
    (Bonaparte, Napoleon)
  • Author
    Las Cases, The Count de
  • Headline
    Private Life of Napoleon at St. Helena 1823
  • Publisher
    Henry Coburn
  • Date Published
    1823
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$412.50
StatusSold
21
  • Heading
    (Book Safes)
  • Headline
    Folio book safe & 3 smaller ones
  • Date Published
    18th-19th centuries
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$1,056
StatusSold
22
  • Author
    Bradbury, Ray
  • Headline
    Ray Bradbury early original typescript
  • Date Published
    [1951]
Estimate$700 - $1,000
Sold for$1,641
StatusSold
23
  • Author
    Brewster, David
  • Headline
    Four papers on Optics by David Brewster
  • Publisher
    W. Bulmer
  • Date Published
    1815
Estimate$1,500 - $2,500
StatusUnsold
24
  • Author
    Briggs, Henry
  • Headline
    Briggs & Vlacq on logarithms, 1631 & 1628
  • Date Published
    1631 & 1628
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
Sold for$3,443
StatusSold
25
  • Author
    Brisbane, Arthur and Walter Winchell
  • Headline
    Walter Winchell and Arthur Brisbane archive
  • Date Published
    1930s
Estimate$500 - $800
StatusUnsold
26
  • Author
    Brother Lee, brothers Joe and Larry, editors
  • Headline
    Organic Morning Glory Message - 3 issues
  • Publisher
    R.J. Williams and D.L. Gray
  • Date Published
    1971
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$213.60
StatusSold
27
  • Heading
    (Burns, Robert)
  • Author
    Lockhart, John Gibson
  • Headline
    The Life of Robert Burns 1/520 1914
  • Publisher
    Henry Young & Sons
  • Date Published
    1914
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$178.50
StatusSold
28
  • Author
    Church, Alfred John
  • Headline
    The Laureate's Country w/watercolor on vellum
  • Publisher
    Seeley and Co.
  • Date Published
    1891
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$178.50
StatusSold
30
  • Author
    Clark, Larry
  • Headline
    Larry Clark Teenage Lust
  • Publisher
    [Privately Printed]
  • Date Published
    [1983]
Estimate$400 - $700
Sold for$441.75
StatusSold
31
  • Author
    Clark, Larry
  • Headline
    Larry Clark Tulsa
  • Publisher
    [Privately printed]
  • Date Published
    [1971, but 1979]
Estimate$700 - $1,000
Sold for$412.50
StatusSold
32
  • Author
    [Clarke, Mrs. Sterling]
  • Headline
    Ladies’ Equestrian Guide 1857
  • Publisher
    Day & Son
  • Date Published
    [1857]
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$266.25
StatusSold
33
  • Author
    Collier, Jeremy
  • Headline
    Collier's English Stage 1698
  • Publisher
    Printed for S. Keble... and H. Hindmarsh
  • Date Published
    1698
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$354
StatusSold
34
  • Heading
    (Cookery - African-American)
  • Author
    Negro Culinary Art Club of Los Angeles
  • Headline
    African-American recipes 1936
  • Publisher
    Wetzel Publishing Co.
  • Date Published
    1936
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$1,407
StatusSold
35
  • Heading
    (Cuban Airline Company)
  • Author
    [Oliver, Carlos Coca, Director]
  • Headline
    Report on the Cuban Airline Company under Castro
  • Publisher
    Empresa Consolidada Cubana de Aviacion
  • Date Published
    1962
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
Sold for$1,173
StatusSold
37
  • Author
    Darwin, Charles & Alfred Wallace
  • Headline
    First statement of Darwin's Origin of Species
  • Publisher
    John Van Voorst
  • Date Published
    1858
Estimate$8,000 - $12,000
StatusUnsold
38
  • Author
    Darwin, Charles
  • Headline
    Darwin's Descent of Man, handsomely bound
  • Publisher
    John Murray
  • Date Published
    1871
Estimate$6,000 - $9,000
StatusUnsold
39
  • Author
    Davidson, John
  • Headline
    Final installment in Davidson's Testament series
  • Publisher
    Grant Richards
  • Date Published
    1908
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
40
  • Heading
    (Descartes, Rene)
  • Author
    Regis, Pierre Silvain
  • Headline
    Philosophies of Descartes 1691
  • Publisher
    Huguetan
  • Date Published
    1691
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$500.25
StatusSold
41
  • Heading
    (Dickens, Charles)
  • Author
    "Boz," editor
  • Headline
    Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi by Dickens 2nd issue
  • Publisher
    Richard Bentley
  • Date Published
    1838
Estimate$600 - $900
StatusUnsold
42
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    First Editions of Dickens' Christmas Books
  • Publisher
    Chapman & Hall [or] Bradbury & Evans
  • Date Published
    1844-1848
Estimate$7,000 - $10,000
Sold for$8,443
StatusSold
43
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    The Nonesuch Dickens with a woodcut plate by Marcus Stone
  • Publisher
    The Nonesuch Press
  • Date Published
    1937-1938
Estimate$3,000 - $5,000
Sold for$3,168
StatusSold
44
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    Handsomely bound Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club
  • Publisher
    Chapman and Hall
  • Date Published
    1837
Estimate$1,500 - $2,500
StatusUnsold
45
  • Author
    Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge, contributor
  • Headline
    Early work by Lewis Carroll
  • Publisher
    Edward Moxon
  • Date Published
    1862
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$354
StatusSold
46
  • Author
    Dreiser, Theodore
  • Headline
    Typed signed letter from Theodore Dreiser
  • Date Published
    1921
Estimate$600 - $900
StatusUnsold
47
  • Author
    Dryden, John
  • Headline
    Dryden's All for Love 1st ed. 1678
  • Publisher
    Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Henry Herringman
  • Date Published
    1678
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$588
StatusSold
48
  • Author
    Dumas, Alexandre
  • Headline
    Le Comte de Monte-Christo 1845-46
  • Publisher
    Societe Belge de Librairie
  • Date Published
    1845-46
Estimate$3,000 - $5,000
Sold for$2,226
StatusSold
49
  • Author
    Dumas, Alexandre
  • Headline
    Three Musketeers 1st ed. in English 1846
  • Publisher
    Bruce and Wyld
  • Date Published
    1846
Estimate$5,000 - $8,000
Sold for$3,993
StatusSold
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
StatusUnsold
51
  • Heading
    (Economics)
  • Headline
    Pamphlets & booklets on trade and tariffs 1840-1895
  • Date Published
    c.1840-1895
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$588
StatusSold
52
  • Heading
    (Edison, Thomas A.)
  • Author
    Ramsaye, Terry
  • Headline
    History of the Motion Picture signed by Thomas Edison
  • Publisher
    Simon and Schuster
  • Date Published
    1926
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$822
StatusSold
53
  • Heading
    (Einstein, Albert)
  • Headline
    Einstein resigns from Prussian Academy, 1933
  • Publisher
    Verlag der Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • Date Published
    1933
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$120
StatusSold
54
  • Author
    Eisen, Gustavus A.
  • Headline
    Great Chalice of Antioch w/60 plates
  • Publisher
    Kouchakji Fréres
  • Date Published
    1923
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$383.25
StatusSold
55
  • Author
    Ellison, Ralph
  • Headline
    Signed typed letter from Ralph Ellison
  • Date Published
    1961
Estimate$800 - $1,200
StatusUnsold
56
  • Heading
    (English engraving - 17th century)
  • Headline
    English engraving of "Contented Cuckold" c.1660
  • Date Published
    c.1660
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$324.75
StatusSold
57
  • Author
    Everson, William
  • Headline
    MS letter from William Everson 1949
  • Date Published
    1949
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$120
StatusSold
58
  • Author
    Fielding, Henry
  • Headline
    Henry Fielding's last novel
  • Publisher
    Printed for A. Millar
  • Date Published
    1752
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$354
StatusSold
59
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Almack, Edward, editor
  • Headline
    "The King's Book" finely bound
  • Publisher
    De La More Press
  • Date Published
    1903
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$500.25
StatusSold
60
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Apuleius, Lucius
  • Headline
    The Golden Ass finely bound 1/900
  • Publisher
    Privately printed
  • Date Published
    1930
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$471
StatusSold
62
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Browning, Robert
  • Headline
    Browning's works, finely bound by Zaehnsdorf.
  • Publisher
    Smith, Elder and Co.
  • Date Published
    1897
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$120
StatusSold
63
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Cellini, Benvenuto
  • Headline
    Life of Cellini finely bound
  • Publisher
    Brentano's
  • Date Published
    [1906]
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$190.20
StatusSold
64
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Coleman, W.S
  • Headline
    British Butterflies bound by Zaehnsdorf
  • Publisher
    Routledge Warne and Routledge
  • Date Published
    1860
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$471
StatusSold
65
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Cruikshank, George
  • Headline
    Comic Almanack in 2 vols Cruikshank 1835-1853
  • Publisher
    Chatto and Windus
  • Date Published
    [c.1881]
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$120
StatusSold
66
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Emerson, [Ralph Waldo]
  • Headline
    Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson finely bound
  • Publisher
    Arthur L. Humphreys
  • Date Published
    1899
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$354
StatusSold
67
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    [Fitzgerald, Edward, translator]
  • Headline
    Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám finely bound
  • Publisher
    George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.
  • Date Published
    [c.1910]
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$500.25
StatusSold
68
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Ingoldsby, Thomas [pseud of Richard Barham].
  • Headline
    Ingoldsby Legends bound by Guild of Women-Binders
  • Publisher
    John Lane
  • Date Published
    1911
Estimate$500 - $800
StatusUnsold
69
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Milton, John
  • Headline
    Poetical Works of John Milton finely bound
  • Publisher
    Macmillan and Company
  • Date Published
    1874
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$190.20
StatusSold
70
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Murray, Charles Augustus
  • Headline
    Murray's Travels in North America finely bound
  • Publisher
    Richard Bentley
  • Date Published
    1839
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$266.25
StatusSold
71
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Plato
  • Headline
    Plato's Dialogues finely bound
  • Publisher
    Macmillan and Company
  • Date Published
    1892
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$471
StatusSold
72

Art

  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Rodin, Auguste
  • Headline
    Art by Rodin finely bound 1912
  • Publisher
    Small, Maynard & Company
  • Date Published
    1912
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$155.10
StatusSold
73
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Rossetti, Dante Gabriel
  • Headline
    Rossetti's sonnets and ballads finely bound
  • Publisher
    Bernhard Tauchnitz
  • Date Published
    1882
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$295.50
StatusSold
74
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Headline
    Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam w/Riviere binding
  • Publisher
    Macmillan and Co.
  • Date Published
    1929
Estimate$200 - $300
Sold for$120
StatusSold
75
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Stanley, Arthur Penrhyn
  • Headline
    History of the Jewish Church finely bound
  • Publisher
    John Murray
  • Date Published
    1865
Estimate$200 - $300
StatusUnsold
76
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    [Stieler, Karl]
  • Headline
    Italy from the Alps to Mt. Etna finely bound
  • Publisher
    J.S. Virtue
  • Date Published
    [c.1888]
Estimate$500 - $800
StatusUnsold
77
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Streett, William B.
  • Headline
    Illustrated horse racing, finely bound
  • Publisher
    The Derrydale Press
  • Date Published
    1930
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
78
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Tristram, W. Outram
  • Headline
    Coaching Days and Coaching Ways finely bound
  • Publisher
    Macmillan and Co.
  • Date Published
    1894
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$266.25
StatusSold
79
  • Heading
    (Fine Bindings)
  • Author
    Whipple, Wayne
  • Headline
    Story-Life of Washington finely bound
  • Publisher
    The John C. Winston Company
  • Date Published
    1911
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
80
  • Author
    Fisher, M.F.K.
  • Headline
    M.F.K. Fisher Serve it Forth her first book
  • Publisher
    Harper & Brothers
  • Date Published
    1937
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
81
  • Author
    Graevius, Joannis Georg and Pieter Burman
  • Headline
    Graevii's Italian History, 22 vols. 1704-1725
  • Publisher
    Vander Aa
  • Date Published
    1704-1725
Estimate$5,000 - $8,000
StatusUnsold
82
  • Author
    Graevius, Joannis Georg and Pieter Burman
  • Headline
    Graevii's Sicilian History, 15 vols. 1723-1725
  • Date Published
    1723-1725
Estimate$5,000 - $8,000
Sold for$2,893
StatusSold
83
  • Heading
    (Gromaire, Marcel)
  • Author
    Shakespeare, William
  • Headline
    Marcel Gromaire, 20 etched plates for Macbeth 1/200
  • Publisher
    Tériade
  • Date Published
    1958
Estimate$4,000 - $6,000
StatusUnsold
84
  • Author
    Guiccioli, Countess
  • Headline
    Countess Guiccioli's Recollections of Lord Byron w/letter
  • Publisher
    Richard Bentley
  • Date Published
    1869
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$646.50
StatusSold
86
  • Author
    Hardy, Thomas
  • Headline
    Thomas Hardy's The Woodlanders
  • Publisher
    Macmillan
  • Date Published
    1887
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$646.50
StatusSold
87
  • Heading
    (Hawaii)
  • Author
    Kalakaua (His Hawaiian Majesty)
  • Headline
    Legends & Myths of Hawaii 1st ed
  • Publisher
    Charles L. Webster
  • Date Published
    1888
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$500.25
StatusSold
89
  • Author
    Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Headline
    4th printing of The House of the Seven Gables
  • Publisher
    Ticknor, Reed, and Fields
  • Date Published
    1851
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$295.50
StatusSold
90
  • Author
    Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Headline
    Previously owned by C. G. Thompson, Hawthorne's portraitist
  • Publisher
    Ticknor, Reed, and Fields
  • Date Published
    1851
Estimate$600 - $900
StatusUnsold
91
  • Author
    Hogarth, George
  • Headline
    Memoirs of the Opera finely bound 1851
  • Publisher
    Richard Bentley
  • Date Published
    1851
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$646.50
StatusSold
92
  • Author
    Homer
  • Headline
    Foulis edition of Homer in Greek, 1756-58
  • Publisher
    Excudebant Robertus et Andreas Foulis
  • Date Published
    1756 & 1758
Estimate$3,000 - $5,000
StatusUnsold
93
  • Author
    Hooker, William Jackson, editor
  • Headline
    Botanical Miscellany w/75 plates 1830
  • Publisher
    John Murray
  • Date Published
    1830
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$295.50
StatusSold
94
  • Author
    Howard, Henry, Earl of Surrey
  • Headline
    Earl of Surrey's Sonnets, 1717
  • Publisher
    Re-printed by E. Curll
  • Date Published
    1717
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
95
  • Author
    Hugo, Victor
  • Headline
    Les Misérables 1st ed. 1862
  • Publisher
    Lacroix, Verboeckhoven & Ce.
  • Date Published
    1862
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$997.50
StatusSold
96
  • Author
    Hugo, Victor
  • Headline
    Victor Hugo's Notre-Dame de Paris 1831
  • Publisher
    Louis Hauman
  • Date Published
    1831
Estimate$800 - $1,200
Sold for$471
StatusSold
97
  • Author
    Huhmann, Dieter
  • Headline
    Photo Albums for an Urban Nursery in Berlin
  • Date Published
    [1951-53]
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
98
  • Author
    Hurtado de Mendoza, Diego
  • Headline
    Fictional biography by Diego Hurtado de Mendoza
  • Publisher
    Printed by J. Bell
  • Date Published
    1789
Estimate$200 - $300
StatusUnsold
99
  • Heading
    (Jones, Owen, designer)
  • Author
    Lockhart, J. G., translator
  • Headline
    Ancient Spanish Ballad 1859 finely bound
  • Publisher
    John Murray
  • Date Published
    1859
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$441.75
StatusSold
100
  • Author
    Jourdain, M.
  • Headline
    Jourdain's English Decoration and Furniture
  • Publisher
    B.T. Batsford, Ltd.
  • Date Published
    [1920s]
Estimate$200 - $300
StatusUnsold
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