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Date of the auction: 12.11.2019

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AIKIN, C[HARLES]. R[OCHEMONT]. A Concise View of All the Most Important...

AIKIN, C[HARLES]. R[OCHEMONT]. A Concise View of All the Most Important Facts which have hitherto appeared concerning the Cow-Pox. Charlestown: Samuel Etheridge for E. and S. Larkin, 1801. First American edition, third edition overall. Boards, printed spine label. 6 1/4 x 3 5/8 (16.8 x 9.1 cm); 143

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[AMERICAN FLAG] Centennial American parade flag with stars arranged in the...

[AMERICAN FLAG] Centennial American parade flag with stars arranged in the 1776/1876 pattern. Thin cotton/wool American flag, circa 1876, the alternating red and white stripes on two joined pieces, the canton with 81 10-point stars arranged to read "1776/1876" from the recto only (38 stars make up

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[AMERICAN FLAG] Forty-Four Star American Flag.

[AMERICAN FLAG] Forty-Four Star American Flag. Circa 1890 or later. Large linen/cotton flag, overall 71 x 113 1/2 inches (180 x 288 cm), and the canton in three pieces, 39 x 42 inches (99 x 107 cm) and with 44 five pointed stars applied to each side in a finer fabric (possibly silk). The hoist is

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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ANDERSON, JAMES An Essay on Quick-Lime, as a Cement and as a Manure.

ANDERSON, JAMES An Essay on Quick-Lime, as a Cement and as a Manure. Boston: Samuel Etheridge for Joseph Nancrede, 1799. First edition thus. Contemporary boards, manuscript spine label. 7 x 4 3/4 inches (17.8 x 11.8 cm); 115, [4] pp.; publisher's advertisements. Generally a bit worn with loss to

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[BALTIMORE IMPRINTS] Group lot of Baltimore imprints and miscellaneous...

[BALTIMORE IMPRINTS] Group lot of Baltimore imprints and miscellaneous Americana. Comprising: HOFFMAN DAVID. A Course of Legal Study... Baltimore: Coale and Maxwell, 1817. First edition. Worn, boards detached but present ; Niles' Weekly Register. Baltimore: The Franklin Press, March-September 1815

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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BEMISS, ELIJAH The Dyer's Companion. In Two Parts.

BEMISS, ELIJAH The Dyer's Companion. In Two Parts. New-York: Evert Duyckinck, 1815. Second edition. Full contemporary calf, the smooth spine in six gilt-ruled compartments, lettered in one. 7 x 4 inches (18 x 10.5 cm); i-viii, 5-307 pp. Generally a bit rubbed and worn, a few loose signatures, toning

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[BRONX RIVER PARKWAY] Series of approximately ninety glass plate slides

[BRONX RIVER PARKWAY] Series of approximately ninety glass plate slides , circa 1905, apparently depicting scenes along the projected route of the Bronx River Parkway. Approximately 90 lantern slides, each 2 1/4 x 4 inches (8 x 10 cm), produced (according to an affixed label on one) by Havers

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[CALIFORNIA - PERIODICAL] Twelve issues of The Overland Monthly.

[CALIFORNIA - PERIODICAL] Twelve issues of The Overland Monthly. San Francisco: A. Roman & Co., 1869-1875. Original printed peach-colored wrappers with bear vignette to upper cover. 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches (24 x 15.7 cm); advertisements. Generally worn and chipping at edges with some losses, ink stamps

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[CAREY, MATHEW (editor)] Ten volumes from The American Museum, or...

[CAREY, MATHEW (editor)] Ten volumes from The American Museum, or, Universal Magazine. Philadelphia: Mathew Carey or Carey, Stewart & Co., 1787-1792. 10 volumes. Each in worn contemporary calf, a few with early lettering labels. 7 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches (19 x 11 cm); with plates listed below. The

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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CATLIN, GEORGE No. 15. Buffalo Hunt, under the White Wolf Skin.

CATLIN, GEORGE No. 15. Buffalo Hunt, under the White Wolf Skin. London: Day and Hague, [?1844]. 12 x 17 5/8 inches (31 x 44.5 cm); hand-tinted lithograph. Framed . Extracted from North American Indian Portfolio , likely the 1844 edition. C Property of Two New York Gentlemen

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[CHICAGO FIRE] the Burning of Chicago.

[CHICAGO FIRE] the Burning of Chicago. New York: Currier & Ives, [1871]. Color lithographed view of the city burning. 10 1/2 x 14 inches (26.5 x 36 cm); framed. Lightly toned, unexamined out of frame . C Estate of Frances Tower Thacher

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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CHITTENDEN, HIRAM MARTIN The American Fur Trade of the Far West. A History...

CHITTENDEN, HIRAM MARTIN The American Fur Trade of the Far West. A History of the Pioneer Trading Posts and Early Fur Companies of the Missouri Valley and the Rocky Mountains and of the Overland Commerce with Santa Fe. New York: Francis P. Harper, 1902. First edition. Three volumes. Publisher's

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[CIVIL WAR] Harper's Weekly. A Journal of Civilization. January 5...

[CIVIL WAR] Harper's Weekly. A Journal of Civilization. January 5, 1861-December 30, 1865 (i.e. volumes V-IX) . New York: Harper's, 1861-1866. Five years bound as ten volumes, publisher's three-quarters leather. 16 x 11 inches (40 x 28 cm); various paginations; wood-engravings throughout, including

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[CIVIL WAR] Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.

[CIVIL WAR] Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. No. 279, Vol. XI - No. 328, Vol. XIII. New York: 1861-1862. Contemporary half black morocco. 15 1/2 x 11 inches (39.3 x 27.8 cm); profusely illustrated throughout. Worn, upper cover detaching, much of spine lacking, scattered staining and foxing

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[CIVIL WAR - NEW YORK TIMES] Bound issues of the New York Times.

[CIVIL WAR - NEW YORK TIMES] Bound issues of the New York Times. New York: January 1860-June 1860. Early boards, worn. 23 14 x 15 1/4 (59 x 38.7 cm). Worn with spine lacking and with old tape repair, some edgewear and creasing, the lot sold as is ; Together with three contemporary albums of Civil

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[CONSTITUTION] STORY, JOSEPH. Commentaries on the Constitution of the...

[CONSTITUTION] STORY, JOSEPH. Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States. Boston and Cambridge: Hilliard, Gray and Company, 1833. First edition. Three volumes, period brown sheep. 9 x 5 inches (23 x 12.5 cm); 494; 555; 776 pp. Bindings quite scuffed, boards on the third volume almost

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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DOUGLAS, STEPHEN A. Remarks of the Hon. Stephen A. Douglas on Kansas, Utah...

DOUGLAS, STEPHEN A. Remarks of the Hon. Stephen A. Douglas on Kansas, Utah, and the Dred Scott Decision. Chicago: The Daily Times Book and Job Office, 1857. First edition. Disbound. 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches (21.5 x 13.8 cm); 15 pp. Final leaves detaching, wear at spine where removed from binding, lower

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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FLINT, TIMOTHY A Condensed Geography and History of the Western States, or...

FLINT, TIMOTHY A Condensed Geography and History of the Western States, or the Mississippi Valley. Cincinnati: E. H. Flint, 1828. First edition. Two volumes. Full faux leather, lettering pieces to spines. 8 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches (21 x 13 cm); 592; 520 pp. Rubbed and worn with a few nicks, slightly lean

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL] Group of approximately 75 glass lantern slides...

[GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL] Group of approximately 75 glass lantern slides depicting the construction of Grand Central terminal and related buildings. Some wear, a few may be cracked, housed in early box ; Together with a group of blueprints including a bound volume "West Side Improvement Plan"; two

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[HARDY BOYS] DIXON, FRANKLIN W. Collection of approximately forty-five...

[HARDY BOYS] DIXON, FRANKLIN W. Collection of approximately forty-five volumes of Hardy Boys Mysteries . New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [ circa 1927-1956]. Comprising approximately 21 titles from "The Hardy Boys Stories" and 24 various volumes from "The Hardy Boys Series", total approximately 45

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[HAWAII] Large format brad-bound blueprint book depicting the Hotel at...

[HAWAII] Large format brad-bound blueprint book depicting the Hotel at Waikiki Beach , c. 1925 (this later the Royal Hawaiian). Approximately 37 1/2 x 50 inches (95.3 x 127 cm); 32 sheets bound. Worn particularly at fore-edge and final leaf, with long tears and losses, sold as-is with all faults

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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HOUGH, ROMEYN B. The American Woods, exhibited by actual specimens and with...

HOUGH, ROMEYN B. The American Woods, exhibited by actual specimens and with copious explanatory text. Lowville, N. Y.: By the Author, 1894-1895-1900-1910-1917. Third edition of volumes I and II; second edition of volume III; first editions of volumes IV-X. Ten volumes [of an eventual fourteen]. Text

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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MICHAUX, F.[RANCOIS] A. Travels to the westward of the Allegany Mountains...

MICHAUX, F.[RANCOIS] A. Travels to the westward of the Allegany Mountains in the states of the Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee in the year 1802... London: Richard Phillips, 1805. ?Third edition. Early 20th-century cloth. 8 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches (22.5 x 14.5 cm); 96 pp., with folding map. Restored

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[NATIVE AMERICANS] GALLATIN, [ABRAHAM ALFONSE] ALBERT. Table of the Indian...

[NATIVE AMERICANS] GALLATIN, [ABRAHAM ALFONSE] ALBERT. Table of the Indian tribes of the United States, east of the Stony Mountains arranged according to languages and dialects... N.p.: n.d. [?Washington: War Department, 1826]. Three copies of this broadside, each archivally hinged to board. 22 x 18

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[NATIVE AMERICANS] SMITH, ELBERT H. Ma-Ka-Tai-Me-She-Kia-Kiak or Black Hawk...

[NATIVE AMERICANS] SMITH, ELBERT H. Ma-Ka-Tai-Me-She-Kia-Kiak or Black Hawk and Scenes in the West. New York: Published by the author, 1849. Second edition. Publisher's cloth, decorated in gilt and blind. 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches (19 x 11.4 cm); tinted-lithograph portraits of Black Hawk and Zachary

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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PIKE, [JAMES] The Scout and Ranger: being the personal adventures of...

PIKE, [JAMES] The Scout and Ranger: being the personal adventures of Corporal Pike of the Fourth Ohio Cavalry. Cincinnati and New York: J. R. Hawley & Co., 1865. First edition. Contemporary half gilt-tooled morocco over marbled boards, the spine in five compartments separated by four raised

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[PRINGLE, EDWARD J.] = A CAROLINIAN Slavery in the Southern States.

[PRINGLE, EDWARD J.] = A CAROLINIAN Slavery in the Southern States. Cambridge: John Bartlett, 1852. Presumed first edition, presentation copy inscribed by the author. Original printed wrappers. 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches (19 x 12 cm); [2], 53 pp. Pale spotting to wrappers and title, small loss at foot of

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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ROBERTSON, WILLIAM The History of America.

ROBERTSON, WILLIAM The History of America. London: For A. Strahan; T. Cadell and J. Balfour, 1788. Fifth edition. 3 volumes. Full tree calf, gilt-tooled spines with red morocco gilt lettering pieces. 8 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches (21 x 13 cm); various paginations; 4 folding engraved maps, one folding

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[ROSETTA STONE - CHROMOLITHOGRAPHY] [HALE, CHARLES REUBEN, S. H. JONES & H...

[ROSETTA STONE - CHROMOLITHOGRAPHY] [HALE, CHARLES REUBEN, S. H. JONES & H. MORTON]. Report of the Committee appointed by the Philomathean Society of the University of Pennsylvania to translate the inscription on the Rosetta Stone. [Philadelphia: Philomathean Society, 1858]. First edition (without

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 12 Nov 2019

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[SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE] Group of books related to the earthquake in San...

[SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE] Group of books related to the earthquake in San Francisco in 1906. Comprising: JORDAN, DAVID STARR, ed. The California Earthquake of 1906. San Francisco: A. M. Robertson, 1907. First edition. Generally a bit rubbed and worn, joint starting ; MORRIS, CHARLES, ed. The San

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 12 Nov 2019