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Date of the auction: 27.08.2019

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David Roberts, Group of Twenty Lithographs from Holy Land, 19th Century SBC2

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Thu, 07/11/19 @ 02:37:28 PM ET. Description Signed and Titled: signed in plate David Roberts R.A. L Haghe lith. One of the Tombs of The Khalifs Carro. signed in plate A Persian Wheel used in raising Water from the Nile, David Roberts R.A. L Haghe lith

Lot #: 5473057

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Kern, Jerome. Large Group of Large Group of Letters, Albums and Printed...

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Fri, 07/12/19 @ 10:46:04 AM ET. Description Comprised of correspondence letters between American Composer Jerome Kern (1885-1945) and Mrs. William Sichi, a collection of playbills, paper clippings, sheet music, and photographs associated with Jerome Kern

Lot #: 5473059

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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The World's Classics, Oxford University Press, 32 Vols, and Another Set of...

Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press: Tolstoy, Leo. Ten Volumes: Anna Karenina A Novel Translated by Louise and Aylmer Maude in two volumes Vol. I and II, with a preface by Aylmer Maude; Essays and Letters Translated by Aylmer Maude; Plays Translated by Louise and Aylmer Maude Complete Edition

Lot #: 5473061

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Blair, Hugh. Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Vols. I and II, 1811 SBC2

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Thu, 07/11/19 @ 11:53:43 AM ET. Description Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres. by Hugh Blair, D.D. and F.R.S. Edin. In Three Volumes. Vol. I and II, A New Edition. Edinburgh: Printed for Bell and Bradfute, and Mundeli, Doig. and Stevenson

Lot #: 5473062

Estimate: US$10 - US$20

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Two English Books and a Dutch Book, 17th and 18th Century SBC2

Wollaston, William, The Design of Part of the Book of Ecclesiastes, London, 1691 Wither, George, A Collection of Emblemes, Ancient and Moderne, London, 1635 CATS, JACOB. Proteus ofte Minne-Beelden verandert in Sinne-Beelden, Amsterdam, 1720
Measurements H/W: A Collection of Emblems 11 3/8 by 7 1/2

Lot #: 5473063

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Sandburg, Carl. Abraham Lincoln, The Sangamon Edition, 1941 SBC2

Carl Sandburg. Abraham Lincoln, The Prairie Years - I and II - Volume One and Two, The War Years - I, II, III and IV - Volume Three, Four, Five, and Six, the Sangamon Edition, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. 1941.
Measurements H/W: each 9 1/2 by 6 1/2 inches Weight Condition covers with minor

Lot #: 5473064

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Greely, Adolphus W. Three Years of Arctic Service, 1885 SBC2

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Fri, 07/12/19 @ 10:49:35 AM ET. Description Three Years of Arctic Service, an account of the Lady Franklin Bay Expidition of 1881-84 and the attainment of the Farthest North. by Adolphus W. Greely Lieutenant U.S. Army, Commanding the Expedition, Vol I

Lot #: 5473065

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Adams, John. A Defense of the Constitutions of Govt of the United States...

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Mon, 07/15/19 @ 01:49:25 PM ET. Description A Defense of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, against the attack of M. Turgot in his letter to Dr. Price, dated the Twenty-second day of March, 1778, By. John Adams, LL. D. and a

Lot #: 5473066

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Henry, Patrick. Partially Printed Land Grant, 1785, and Two Copies of His...

Partly-printed Document Signed, "P. Henry," as Governor, land deed granting 4,000 acres in Jefferson County to William Dolson. Richmond, VA. Sketched of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry by William Wirt, of Richmond, Virginia. Third edition, corrected by the Author. Philidelphia: Published by

Lot #: 5473067

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Hoover, Herbert. The Challenge to Liberty, 1934 SBC2

The Challenge to Liberty by Herbert Hoover. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, London. 1934.
Measurements H/W: 8 by 6 inches Weight Condition pages and dust cover toned, with possible creases, tears and possibly lacking pages though pages not counted

Lot #: 5473068

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Marshall, John. The Life of George Washington, Two Volumes, 1832 SBC2

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Mon, 07/15/19 @ 01:54:56 PM ET. Description The Life of George Washington, Commander in Cheif of the American Forces, During the War Which Established the Independence of His Country, and First President of The United States. Completed Under the

Lot #: 5473069

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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The History of America, William Robertson, Three Volumes, 1783 SBC2

Fourth Edition, consisting of Three Volumes, published London, W. Strahan; T. Cadell, in the Strand; and J. Balfour, at Edinburgh
Measurements overall: 3 3/4 by 8 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches Weight 4 lbs. Condition with wear and losses to binding; pages yellowed; with areas of foxing, with tears at spine

Lot #: 5473070

Estimate: US$80 - US$120

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Richard Nixon Inaugural Photographs and other Related Memorabilia, ca. 1969...

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Measurements H/W: album 12 1/2 by 13 1/4 inches Weight 2.6 lbs Condition in fine condition, as illustrated

Lot #: 5473071

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Buchanan, James. Signed Document, 1860, Ulysses S. Grant Signed Document...

Buchanan, James. Autographed Partially-printed Document, Land Grant to Mary Agnes Jolly, for her husband's service in the war of 1812, Dated 1860 Grant, Ulysses S., Autographed Partially-printed Document, Land Grant to Sydney S. Branch. Dated 1873 Scott, Charles. Autographed Partially-printed

Lot #: 5473072

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Jefferson, Thomas. The Works in Twelve Volumes, 327/1000, 1904 SBC2

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Thu, 07/11/19 @ 12:09:42 PM ET. Description The Works of Thomas Jefferson. Collected and Edited by Paul Leicester Ford, Volume I - XII, G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York and London, The Knickerbocker Press. 1904-1905, Federal Editon Limited Edition 327/1000

Lot #: 5473073

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Kentucky, The Biographical Encyclopedia of Kentucky, 1878 SBC2

The Biographical Encyclopedia of Kentucky of the Dead and Living Men of the Nineteenth Century. Cincinnati, Ohio: J.M. Armstrong & Company. 1878.
Measurements H/W: 11 1/4 by 9 inches Weight Condition light wear to cover, end papers replaced, with toning and scattered staining to pages, with

Lot #: 5473074

Estimate: US$80 - US$120

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Headley, J. T. The Great Rebellion, Two Volumes, 1863 SBC2

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Tue, 07/30/19 @ 02:34:38 PM ET. Description The Great Rebellion; A History of the Civil War in the United States. By J. T. Headley, With Numerous Fine Steel Engravings. In Two Volumes: Volume I and II. Hartford, Conn. Hurlbut, Williams & Company. E. B

Lot #: 5473075

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Tolstoy, Leo. War and Peace, 5 of 6 Volumes, 1886 SBC2

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Thu, 07/11/19 @ 12:15:09 PM ET. Description This set is lacking Volume I of Before Tilsit 1805-1807 War and Peace, a Historical Novel, by Count Leon Tolstoi, Translated into French by a Russian Lady and from the French by Clara Bell, Before Tilsit

Lot #: 5473076

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Dali by Dali, 1970 together with Another Book SBC2

Dali by Dali, Translated from the French by Eleanor R. Morse, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers, New York dated on copyright page, with Author's signature on bookplate, possibly spurious and Sinking of the Titanic, The World;s Greatest Sea Disaster, Official Edition
Measurements H/W: Dali 7 7/8 by 5

Lot #: 5473077

Estimate: US$125 - US$175

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Rand, Ayn. Two Copies of The Fountainhead, 1943 SBC2

One signed Ayn Rand, possibly spurious, to copyright page, Two editions of The Fountainhead, By Ayn Rand, The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Publishers, Indianapolis, New York. 1943
Measurements H/W: each 8 1/4 by 5 3/4 inches Weight Condition each with light wear to cover pages toned, and with scattered

Lot #: 5473078

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Twain, Mark. Three Books, Life on The Mississippi, 1883 and The Innocents...

Comprising: Life on The Mississippi by Mark Twain, with more than 300 Illustrations (Sold by subscription only.) Boston, James R. Osgood and Company, 1883. and two editions of The Innocents Abroad, or The New Pilgrims' Progress; With Two Hundred and Thirty-four Illustrations, by Mark Twain

Lot #: 5473079

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Hersey, John. Hiroshima, 1946 SBC2

John Hersey, Hiroshima, New York: Alfred-A-Knopf, 1946
Measurements H/W: 7 3/4 by 5 1/2 inches Weight Condition in generally fine condition, with wear to dust cover, pages toned, with a few scattered stains, possible tears, creases, and possibly lacking pages, though pages not counted

Lot #: 5473080

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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White, E.B. Charlotte’s Web, 1952 and Stuart Little, 1945 SBC2

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Mon, 07/15/19 @ 02:18:38 PM ET. Description Charlotte's Web by E.B. White Pictures by Garth Williams, Harper & Brothers, Publishers, New York, 1952 and E.B. White Stewart Little, Pictures by Garth Williams, Harper & Brothers, New York & London, 1945

Lot #: 5473081

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Twain, Mark. The Adventrures of Tom Sawyer, 1877 and The Adventures of...

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Mon, 07/15/19 @ 02:22:17 PM ET. Description The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain, The American Publishing Company, Hartford, Conn.: Chicago Ill.: Cincinnati Ohio. A Roman & Co., San Francisco, Cal. 1877 and Adventured of Huckleberry Finn (Tom

Lot #: 5473082

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Stowe, Harriet Beecher. Uncle Tom's Cabin, Vol. I and II, 1852, and a Later...

Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly by Harriet Beecher Stowe Vol I and II. Twentieth Thousand. Boston: John P Jewett & Company. Cleveland, Ohio: Jewett, Proctor & Worthington. 1852. and Uncle Tom's Cabin Or, Life Among the Lowly by Harriet Beecher Stowe, New Edition, with an introductory

Lot #: 5473083

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Rowling, J.K. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, 1998, and 3 The Order...

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling, Illustrations by Mary Grandpre, Arthur A. Levine Books an Imprint of Scholastic Press, First American Edition, October 1998 and three copies of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling, Illustrations by Mary Grandpre, Arthur A

Lot #: 5473084

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Coleridge, Samuel Taylor. The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, 1877...

Illustrated by Gustave Dore, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 327 to 335 Pearl Street, Franklin Square. 1877
Measurements H/W: 18 3/4 by 15 inches Weight 8 lbs. Condition pages slightly toned, with with areas of separation between

Lot #: 5473085

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Gentleman’s Magazine Excerpt August 1776 SBC2

John Hinton, Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure, London, August 1776, containing the U.S. Declaration of Independence; this is one of the first non government publications of the declaration of independence outside of the United States pg. 361
Measurements 8 by 5 inches Weight 1 1/2

Lot #: 5473086

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Mill, James. The History of British India, Three of Six Volumes, 1820 SBC2

Notice: The seller last modified this listing Thu, 07/11/19 @ 12:20:11 PM ET. Description The History of British India, By James Mill, Esq. Second Edition, In Six Volumes. Vol I, III, and IV, London: Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy. Paternoster-Row, 1820 Title pages with ownership inscription

Lot #: 5473087

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 27 Aug 2019

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Reid, Thomas. Essays on The Active Powers of Man, 1788 SBC2

Edinburgh, for John Bell and G.G.J. & J. Robinson, 1788. First edition.
Measurements H/W: 11 by 8 3/4 inches Weight Condition pages slightly toned and with light foxing, with possible creases, folds and minor tears, possibly lacking leafs though pages not counted; report provided 'a fine, crisp

Lot #: 5473088

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 27 Aug 2019