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  • Author
    Alunno, Francesco
  • Headline
    The Language of Boccaccio by Alunno, 1543
  • Publisher
    [colophon: In casa de Figliuoli di Aklo]
  • Date Published
    [1543]
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$593.75
StatusSold
15
  • Author
    Austen, Jane
  • Headline
    Austen's Mansfield Park 1837 illus. ed.
  • Publisher
    Richard Bentley
  • Date Published
    1837
Estimate$600 - $900
Sold for$531.25
StatusSold
16
  • Author
    Austen, Jane
  • Headline
    Austen's Northanger Abbey 1837 illus. ed.
  • Publisher
    Richard Bentley
  • Date Published
    1837
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$468.75
StatusSold
17
  • Author
    Austen, Jane
  • Headline
    Jane Austen Pride & Prejudice 1839
  • Publisher
    Richard Bentley
  • Date Published
    1839
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
Sold for$2,375
StatusSold
18
  • Author
    Austen, Jane
  • Headline
    Austen Sense & Sensibility 1837 illus. edition
  • Publisher
    Richard Bentley
  • Date Published
    1837
Estimate$1,500 - $2,500
Sold for$1,062.50
StatusSold
21
  • Author
    Bartholomew, John, editor
  • Headline
    Finely bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe
  • Publisher
    John Bartholomew & Son, Ltd.
  • Date Published
    1928
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$237.50
StatusSold
29
  • Author
    Boccacio, Giovanni; V. Borghini, A. Benivieni, S. Antinori and A. Guicciardini.
  • Headline
    Expurgated edition of the Decameron, 1573
  • Publisher
    Nella Stamperia de i Giunti
  • Date Published
    1573; 1574
Estimate$700 - $1,000
Sold for$437.50
StatusSold
32
  • Author
    Boswell, James
  • Headline
    First U.S. ed. of Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson
  • Publisher
    W. Andrews and L. Blake
  • Date Published
    1807
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$187.50
StatusSold
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$375
StatusSold
37
  • Author
    Brassington, W. Salt, editor
  • Headline
    One of 50 large paper copies, nicely bound
  • Publisher
    Elliot Stock
  • Date Published
    1894
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$312.50
StatusSold
39
  • Author
    Burns, Robert
  • Headline
    Nicely bound set of Robert Burns' works
  • Publisher
    Printed for T. Cadell, Jun. and W. Davies; W. Creech
  • Date Published
    1801
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$187.50
StatusSold
40
  • Author
    Burton, Richard F., translator
  • Headline
    Sangorski & Sutcliffe binding of Burton's Sa'di
  • Publisher
    Philip Allan & Co.
  • Date Published
    1928
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$281.25
StatusSold
41
  • Author
    Burton, Sir Richard F., translator
  • Headline
    Arabian Nights, Library Edition, nicely bound
  • Publisher
    Printed by the Kamashastra Society for Private Subscribers only
  • Date Published
    1885
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$812.50
StatusSold
42
  • Author
    Byron, Lord
  • Headline
    Nicely bound in 17 volumes by Birdsall
  • Publisher
    John Murray
  • Date Published
    1832-1833
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$625
StatusSold
45
  • Author
    Carroll, Lewis
  • Headline
    Hunting of the Snark, bound by Riviere & Son
  • Publisher
    Macmillan and Co.
  • Date Published
    1876
Estimate$400 - $600
Sold for$625
StatusSold
46
  • Author
    Cassin, John
  • Headline
    Cassin's Birds of California finely bound
  • Publisher
    J.B. Lippincott & Co.
  • Date Published
    1862
Estimate$3,000 - $5,000
Sold for$5,000
StatusSold
47
  • Author
    Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
  • Headline
    Don Quixote, nicely bound by J. Wright
  • Publisher
    J.J. Dubochet & Co.
  • Date Published
    1837
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$1,625
StatusSold
48
  • Author
    Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
  • Headline
    Don Quixote in English, 1652,
  • Publisher
    Printed by Richard Hodgkinsonne, for Andrew Crooke
  • Date Published
    1652
Estimate$6,000 - $9,000
StatusUnsold
49
  • Author
    Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de
  • Headline
    Illustrated Don Quixote 1756 in 2 volumes
  • Publisher
    J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper
  • Date Published
    1756
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$406.25
StatusSold
50
  • Author
    Chandler, George
  • Headline
    Specially bound by Zaehnsdorf after Fazakerley
  • Publisher
    B.T. Batsford Ltd.
  • Date Published
    1953
Estimate$500 - $800
StatusUnsold
55
  • Author
    Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
  • Headline
    Coleridge's Literary Remains, 1st edition
  • Publisher
    William Pickering
  • Date Published
    1836-39
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$500
StatusSold
57
  • Author
    [Combe, William]
  • Headline
    With 20 hand-colored aquatint plates
  • Publisher
    Matthew Iley; Bell and Bradfute; W. Turnbull
  • Date Published
    [1821]
Estimate$800 - $1,200
StatusUnsold
66
  • Author
    Cuvier, Baron [Georges]
  • Headline
    Cuvier's Animal Kingdom, complete in 16 volumes
  • Publisher
    Printed for Geo. B. Whittaker
  • Date Published
    [1827-1835]
Estimate$3,000 - $5,000
Sold for$2,125
StatusSold
73
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    Dicken's Christmas books in original cloth
  • Publisher
    Chapman and Hall
  • Date Published
    [1845]
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$562.50
StatusSold
74
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    Martin Chuzzlewit, illustrated by Phiz
  • Publisher
    Chapman and Hall
  • Date Published
    1844
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$187.50
StatusSold
75
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    First combined edition of Humphrey's Clock
  • Publisher
    Chapman and Hall
  • Date Published
    [1840-41]
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$250
StatusSold
76
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    Dickens, Master Humphrey's Clock 1840-41
  • Publisher
    Chapman and Hall
  • Date Published
    1840-41
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$187.50
StatusSold
77
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    Our Mutual Friend, first ed. in book form
  • Publisher
    Chapman and Hall
  • Date Published
    1865
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$187.50
StatusSold
78
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    Nicely bound copy of the Pickwick Papers
  • Publisher
    Dodd, Mead & Company
  • Date Published
    1944
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
79
  • Author
    Dickens, Charles
  • Headline
    Dickens' Works handsomely bound by Asprey
  • Publisher
    Chapman & Hall
  • Date Published
    1897-1899
Estimate$5,000 - $8,000
StatusUnsold
82
  • Author
    Doyle, Arthur Conan
  • Headline
    Works of Arthur Conan Doyle 1/1000 signed
  • Publisher
    John Murray
  • Date Published
    1903
Estimate$8,000 - $12,000
StatusUnsold
83
  • Author
    Dryden, John, translator
  • Headline
    Dryden translation of Juvenal and Flaccus 1693
  • Publisher
    Jacob Tonson
  • Date Published
    1693
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$200
StatusSold
84
  • Author
    Du Maurier, George
  • Headline
    Peter Ibbetson, nicely bound by Knickerbocker
  • Publisher
    Harper's New Monthly Magazine
  • Date Published
    1891
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
85
  • Heading
    (Dulac, Edmund, illustrator)
  • Author
    Fitzgerald, Edward, translator
  • Headline
    One of 750 signed by artist Edmund Dulac
  • Publisher
    Hodder & Stoughton
  • Date Published
    [1909]
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$750
StatusSold
92
  • Author
    [Ellis, Sarah Stickney]
  • Headline
    Family Secrets by Sarah Stickney Ellis
  • Publisher
    Fisher, Son, & Co.
  • Date Published
    [1841]
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
93
  • Author
    Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Headline
    Emerson's Works, nicely bound by M. Albinhac
  • Publisher
    Houghton, Mifflin and Company; The Riverside Press
  • Date Published
    [1903-1904]
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$687.50
StatusSold
96
  • Author
    [Ford] Hueffer, Ford Madox
  • Headline
    First Edition of Ford Madox Ford's classic
  • Publisher
    John Lane Company
  • Date Published
    1915
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$312.50
StatusSold
97
  • Heading
    (Fore-edge Painting)
  • Author
    Byron, George Gordon Noel, Lord
  • Headline
    With fore-edge painting
  • Publisher
    Thomas Davison for John Murray
  • Date Published
    1814
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$375
StatusSold
98
  • Heading
    (Galilei, Galileo)
  • Headline
    Tasso & Galileo considered, 1793 4to edition
  • Publisher
    Nella stamperia Pagliarini
  • Date Published
    1793
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$750
StatusSold
103
  • Author
    Gibbon, Edward
  • Headline
    Gibbon's Decline & Fall, First Edition of all vols.
  • Publisher
    Printed for W. Strahan & T. Cadell
  • Date Published
    1776-1788
Estimate$30,000 - $50,000
StatusUnsold
108
  • Author
    Harte, Bret
  • Headline
    Complete set of Harte's writings, nicely bound
  • Publisher
    Houghton, Mifflin and Company; The Riverside Press
  • Date Published
    [1896]-1914
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$625
StatusSold
109
  • Author
    Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Headline
    Hawthorne's Works, nicely bound, Concord edition
  • Publisher
    Houghton, Mifflin and Company; The Riverside Press
  • Date Published
    1899
Estimate$500 - $800
Sold for$375
StatusSold
Estimate$5,000 - $8,000
StatusUnsold
116
  • Author
    Hudson, W. H.
  • Headline
    Green Mansions, bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe
  • Publisher
    Duckworth
  • Date Published
    1931
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$281.25
StatusSold
117
  • Author
    Hugo, Victor
  • Headline
    With 12 illustrations from Hugo's Book of Gold
  • Publisher
    J.B. Lippincott & Co.
  • Date Published
    1885
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
121
  • Author
    James, Henry
  • Headline
    Henry James' Washington Square, First edition
  • Publisher
    Harper & Brothers
  • Date Published
    1881
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
122
  • Author
    Jardine, William, editor
  • Headline
    With +1000 hand-colored plates of animals
  • Publisher
    W.H. Lizars
  • Date Published
    1833-43
Estimate$5,000 - $8,000
Sold for$4,062.50
StatusSold
125
  • Author
    Johnson, Samuel, editor
  • Headline
    Works of the English Poets, a complete set
  • Publisher
    Printed by John Nichols; for J. Buckland et al.
  • Date Published
    [1790]
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
StatusUnsold
126
  • Author
    Johnson, Samuel
  • Headline
    Works of Samuel Johnson in 11 volumes
  • Publisher
    William Pickering; Talboys and Wheeler
  • Date Published
    1825
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$281.25
StatusSold
127
  • Author
    Kane, Samuel
  • Headline
    Head-Hunters, Finely Bound
  • Publisher
    Jarrolds Publishers
  • Date Published
    1934
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$281.25
StatusSold
129
  • Heading
    (Kent, Rockwell, illustrator)
  • Headline
    Rockwell Kent's Beowulf w/ 8 lithos
  • Publisher
    Random House
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$562.50
StatusSold
131
  • Author
    Kipling, Rudyard
  • Headline
    The Prose and Poetry of Kipling in 21 volumes
  • Publisher
    Charles Scribner's Sons
  • Date Published
    1899-1900
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
StatusUnsold
137
  • Author
    Lincoln, Abraham
  • Headline
    Writings of Lincoln, Constitutional Edition
  • Publisher
    G.P. Putnam's Sons; The Knickerbocker Press
  • Date Published
    [1905-1906]
Estimate$1,500 - $2,500
Sold for$1,000
StatusSold
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$312.50
StatusSold
165
  • Author
    Mizner, Addison
  • Headline
    Signed by Addison Mizner, Edicion Imperial 1/100
  • Publisher
    [H.H. Smith Publications]
  • Date Published
    [1928]
Estimate$5,000 - $8,000
Sold for$3,437.50
StatusSold
168
  • Author
    Moore, Thomas
  • Headline
    First edition of Moore's Loves of the Angels
  • Publisher
    Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
  • Date Published
    1823
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
169
  • Author
    Moreau, Hégésippe
  • Headline
    Moreau's Petits Contes bound by Raparlier
  • Publisher
    Librairie Rouquette
  • Date Published
    1892
Estimate$500 - $800
StatusUnsold
171
  • Author
    Mosher, Thomas Bird, editor
  • Headline
    WITHDRAWN - Thomas Bird Mosher The Bibelot Finely Bound
  • Publisher
    Thomas B. Mosher
  • Date Published
    1895-1915
Estimate$1,500 - $2,500
StatusUnsold
176
  • Author
    Northcote, James
  • Headline
    Northcote's One Hundred Fables, 1st series
  • Publisher
    Geo: Lawford
  • Date Published
    1828
Estimate$600 - $900
Sold for$375
StatusSold
179
  • Author
    Palgrave, Francis T., editor
  • Headline
    The Golden Treasury, finely bound by Bayntun
  • Publisher
    The MacMillan Company
  • Date Published
    1922
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$187.50
StatusSold
180
  • Author
    [Pardon, George Frederick]
  • Headline
    Faces in the Fire, bound by Zaehnsdorf
  • Publisher
    Willoughby and Co.
  • Date Published
    [c. 1850]
Estimate$400 - $600
StatusUnsold
193
  • Author
    Reade, Charles
  • Headline
    Reade's Works, expertly bound by Zaehnsdorf
  • Publisher
    The Grolier Society
  • Date Published
    [c. 1900]
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
StatusUnsold
195
  • Heading
    (Rowlandson, Thomas, illustrator)
  • Headline
    Doctor Comicus with hand-colored plates
  • Publisher
    Printed for B. Blake
  • Date Published
    1815
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$375
StatusSold
196
  • Heading
    (Rowlandson, Thomas, illustrator)
  • Headline
    Chesterfield, finely bound by Morrell
  • Publisher
    Thomas Tegg
  • Date Published
    1808
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
199
  • Author
    Schoberl, Frederic, editor
  • Headline
    Complete set, with numerous color plates
  • Publisher
    R. Ackermann
  • Date Published
    [1821]
Estimate$10,000 - $15,000
Sold for$6,250
StatusSold
200
  • Author
    Shakespeare, William
  • Headline
    Works of Shakespeare, nicely bound by Bayntun
  • Publisher
    Bell and Daldy
  • Date Published
    1856
Estimate$1,000 - $1,500
Sold for$625
StatusSold
201
  • Author
    Shakespeare, William
  • Headline
    New Century Shakespeare Works, De Luxe Edition
  • Publisher
    Dana Estes and Company
  • Date Published
    1900-1901
Estimate$3,000 - $5,000
StatusUnsold
202
  • Author
    Shelley, Percy Bysshe
  • Headline
    Shelley's, nicely bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe
  • Publisher
    Macmillan and Co., Limited
  • Date Published
    1922
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$312.50
StatusSold
206
  • Author
    Smith, Adam
  • Headline
    Smith's Wealth of Nations in 3 vols, 1786
  • Publisher
    Printed for A. Strahan; and T. Cadell
  • Date Published
    [1786]
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
Sold for$2,250
StatusSold
207
  • Author
    Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Headline
    First Edition of Stevenson's Vailima Letters
  • Publisher
    Methuen and Co.
  • Date Published
    1895
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
208
  • Author
    Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Headline
    34 Finely Bound Works of Stevenson, 1/1035
  • Publisher
    Longmans, Green, and Co. et al
  • Date Published
    1895-1898
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
StatusUnsold
209
  • Author
    Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • Headline
    Excellently bound set of Stevenson's Works
  • Publisher
    Charles Scribner's Sons; William Heinemann and others
  • Date Published
    [1921]
Estimate$8,000 - $12,000
StatusUnsold
211
  • Author
    Thackeray, William Makepeace
  • Headline
    The History of Samuel Titmarsh W.M. Thackeray
  • Publisher
    Bradbury and Evans
  • Date Published
    [1849]
Estimate$300 - $500
StatusUnsold
212
  • Author
    Thackeray, William Makepeace
  • Headline
    Paris Sketch Book, nicely bound by Atchards
  • Publisher
    John Macrone
  • Date Published
    1840
Estimate$400 - $600
StatusUnsold
213
  • Author
    Thackeray, William Makepeace
  • Headline
    Thackeray's Works, bound by Harcourt Bindery
  • Publisher
    Dana Estes & Company
  • Date Published
    [1900]
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
StatusUnsold
214
  • Author
    Thoreau, Henry David
  • Headline
    Writings of Henry David Thoreau Finely Bound
  • Publisher
    Riverside Press
  • Date Published
    1898
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
StatusUnsold
216
  • Heading
    (Tice, Clara, illustrator)
  • Author
    Louÿs, Pierre
  • Headline
    Illustrated by Clara Tice, nicely bound
  • Publisher
    Privately printed
  • Date Published
    1926
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$200
StatusSold
218
  • Heading
    (Vellum Printing)
  • Author
    D'Avenant, William
  • Headline
    William D'Avenant 1 of 4 copies on vellum
  • Publisher
    William Paterson, H. Sotheran & Co.
  • Date Published
    1872-74
Estimate$3,000 - $5,000
StatusUnsold
225
  • Author
    Whitman, Walt
  • Headline
    The Complete Writings of Walt Whitman
  • Publisher
    G.P. Putnam's Sons; The Knickerbocker Press
  • Date Published
    1902
Estimate$3,000 - $5,000
StatusUnsold
228
  • Author
    Wilde, Oscar
  • Headline
    Oscar Wilde's Works, bound by Brentanos
  • Publisher
    Lamb Publishing Co.
  • Date Published
    [1909]
Estimate$2,000 - $3,000
StatusUnsold
229
  • Author
    Wilkinson, J.G.
  • Headline
    Wilkinson's History of the Egyptians, first edition
  • Publisher
    John Murray
  • Date Published
    1837
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$937.50
StatusSold
235
  • Heading
    (Arion Press)
  • Author
    Molière
  • Headline
    Signed by Richard Wlbur and William Hamilton
  • Publisher
    The Arion Press
  • Date Published
    2004
Estimate$300 - $500
Sold for$281.25
StatusSold
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