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Date of the auction: 21.11.2013

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Discourses on Davila. A Series of Papers on Political History. Written in...

Title: Discourses on Davila. A Series of Papers on Political History. Written in the Year 1790, and Published in The Gazette of the United States. By an American Citizen Author: [Adams, John] Place: Boston Publisher: Russell & Cutler Date: 1805 Description: (3)-248 pp. (8vo) 23.5x14 cm (9¼x5½

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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The Spectator

Title: The Spectator Author: [Addison, Steele, et al] Place: London Publisher: Printed by H. Baldwin Date: 1797 Description: 8 volumes. Engraved vignettes on title pages. (8vo) 21.5x13 cm (8½x5") period full calf, spines gilt, black morocco labels. Lot Amendments Condition: Bindings worn, some

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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The Fables of Æsop Paraphras’d in Verse, and adorn’d with Sculpture, by...

Title: The Fables of Æsop Paraphras’d in Verse, and adorn’d with Sculpture, by John Ogilby Author: Ogilby, John Place: London Publisher: Printed by Thomas Warren for Andrew Crook Date: 1651 Description: [16], 64, 55, [1], 55, [1], 64 pp. (A4, *4, B-I4, 2B-2H4, 3A-3G4, 4A-4H4). With engraved

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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AIZ Pictorial. Arbeiter-Illustrierte-Zeitung [The Workers Pictorial...

Title: AIZ Pictorial. Arbeiter-Illustrierte-Zeitung [The Workers Pictorial Newspaper], Year of 1933 Author: Place: Berlin Publisher: Date: 1933 Description: Bound edition for the year 1933 covering the period from the first issue of that year until December 1933, and runs from page 2-864. (Folio

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Diary of Two Motorcycle Hobos

Title: Diary of Two Motorcycle Hobos Author: Wilson, Lois Place: No place Publisher: Date: 1973 Description: 131 pp. 11x8½, green paper wrappers, photo illustration on front cover, housed in a custom cloth box. First Edition. Signed and dated by Lois Wilson on front cover. Diary written by Lois

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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The National Sports of Great Britain

Title: The National Sports of Great Britain Author: Alken, Henry Place: London Publisher: Thomas M'Lean Date: 1825 Description: 50 uncolored plates by Henry Alken, interleaved with descriptive letterpress. (Royal 8vo) 27x18 cm (10¾x7") later red half morocco and cloth, spine lettered in gilt; all

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$400 - US$700

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Constantinople and the Scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor Illustrated

Title: Constantinople and the Scenery of the Seven Churches of Asia Minor Illustrated Author: Walsh, Robert Place: London Publisher: Fisher & Son Date: c.1839 Description: 2 volumes. [4], xxxvi 84; [iv], 100 pp. Map, two illustrated title pages and 94 engraved plates. (4to) 27.5x20.5 cm. (10¾x8¼

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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The Book of Common Prayer...According to the Use of the Protestant...

Title: The Book of Common Prayer...According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America Author: Place: Hudson, [NY] Publisher: William E. Norman Date: 1814 Description: 338; 146 pp. (12mo) period full paneled calf, red morocco labels. A scarce early American

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Meditations Esthetiques]. Les Peintres Cubistes.

Title: [Meditations Esthetiques]. Les Peintres Cubistes. Author: Apollinaire, Guillaume Place: Paris Publisher: Eugene Figuiere et Cie Date: 1913 Description: 84 pp. 46 black and white plates. (8vo) original printed wrappers. First Edition. The first major work on Cubist art. Includes the works of

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$400 - US$700

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Catalogue Illustré de L'Exposition des Arts Incohérents

Title: Catalogue Illustré de L'Exposition des Arts Incohérents Author: Place: Paris Publisher: E. Bernard et Cie Date: 1884 Description: [xii], 163, [1], xv, [1] pp. 102 black & white illustrations, plus two photo plates on pale rose paper. (8vo) original stiff blue wrappers. First Edition. The

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Institutions géographiques, ou Description générale du globe terrestre...

Title: Institutions géographiques, ou Description générale du globe terrestre,... suivi d'un Atlas élémentaire composé de 31 cartes, lequel comprend la carte générale de la France Ancienne & de la Nouvelle... A l'usage du jeune républicain Author: Delamarche, Charles-François Place: Paris Publisher

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Atlas selectus von allen Königreichen und Ländern der Welt: zum bequemen...

Title: Atlas selectus von allen Königreichen und Ländern der Welt: zum bequemen Gebrauch in Schulen, auf Reisen und beij dem Lesen der Zeitungen Author: Schreiber, Johann Georg Place: Leipzig Publisher: Johann George Schreibern Date: [c.1749] Description: With engraved pictorial title-page, list of

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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A New General Atlas of the World, compiled and constructed with the...

Title: A New General Atlas of the World, compiled and constructed with the greatest care... Author: Teesdale, Henry Place: London Publisher: Henry Teesdale Date: 1843 Description: With 45 copper-engraved maps (including the double-sheet map of India, which counts as two in the numbering) and a

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Divi Aurelii Augustini Hipponensis Episcopi Meditationum Liber Unus

Title: Divi Aurelii Augustini Hipponensis Episcopi Meditationum Liber Unus Author: Aurelius Augustinus Hipponensis Place: Venice Publisher: Giovanni Padovano Date: 1542 Description: 160 ff. [16mo] 10.2x7 cm (4x2¾") full vellum over boards, spine gilt. Scarce 16th century edition of the Meditations

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Chevrolet for 1957 - Full color trade catalog

Title: Chevrolet for 1957 - Full color trade catalog Author: General Motors Place: Detroit Publisher: Chevrolet Motor Division, General Motors Corporation Date: 1956 Description: 92 pp. Illustrations from photographs, drawings, etc. Two spiral-bound sample books of fabrics and paint colors mounted

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Aviation Paint Book

Title: Aviation Paint Book Author: Place: New York Publisher: Goldsmith Pub. Co. Date: 1930 Description: [24] pp. Illustrated through, some printed in color, some colored with crayon. 25x37.5 cm. (9¾x14¾"), color pictorial wrappers. Aviation coloring book with a variety of aircraft pictured

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Spiele zur Uebung und Erholung des Koerpers und Geistes, fuer die Jugend...

Title: Spiele zur Uebung und Erholung des Koerpers und Geistes, fuer die Jugend... Author: Gutsmuths, J[ohann] C[hristoph] F[riedrich] Place: Stuttgart Publisher: Hoffmann Date: 1845 Description: vi, [2], 360 pp. 4 engraved diagram plates at rear. 7x5¼", period cloth-backed boards. A compendium of

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Adolf Von Hildebrand Handzeichnungen

Title: Adolf Von Hildebrand Handzeichnungen Author: Baumler, Alfred Place: Munich Publisher: R. Piper & Co. Date: 1923 Description: [16] page text booklet and 36 mounted illustrations, several in color. (Folio) 47x35 cm (18½x13¾") loose in cloth-backed portfolio, as issued. Adolf von Hildebrand

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Exercitaciones anatomicas y esenciales operaciones de cirugia, con un breve...

Title: Exercitaciones anatomicas y esenciales operaciones de cirugia, con un breve resumen de los instrumentos y vendages. El modo de circular la sangre y un riñon extraordinario y algunos remedios; con las laminas finas y mas essenciales de la anatomia è instrumentos de las operaciones Author

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Origine, Opere, Leggi, e Privilegi Dell' Ospitale Grande de Bergamo, Detto...

Title: Origine, Opere, Leggi, e Privilegi Dell' Ospitale Grande de Bergamo, Detto di S. Marco Author: Place: Bergamo Publisher: Francesco Traina Date: 1764 Description: [viii], 232 pp. (Folio) 31x21 cm. (12¼x8¼"), period stiff paper covers. Rare history of the Hospital di San Marco at Bergamo

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Raccolta di Terminazioni ed Ordini Inquisitorial e Decreti Diversi...

Title: Raccolta di Terminazioni ed Ordini Inquisitorial e Decreti Diversi Stabiliti per la Citta', e Territorio di Bergamo Author: Place: Bergamo Publisher: Francesco Locatelli Date: 1784 Description: Volume 1 only, containing three titles, paginated continuously. [ii], 448 pp. (4to) 24x17.4 cm

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Works by Benedictus Arias Montanus, bound together

Title: Works by Benedictus Arias Montanus, bound together Author: Arias Montanus, Benedictus Place: Antwerp Publisher: Christopher Plantin Date: 1572-3 Description: Comprises: Communes et Familiares Hebraicae Linguae Idiotismi. 24 pp.1572. Liber Ioseph, sive, de Arcano Sermone, ad Sacri Apparatus

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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The Actes of the Apostles, with map of Holy Land - from the third folio...

Title: The Actes of the Apostles, with map of Holy Land - from the third folio edition of the Bishops' Bible Author: Place: [London] Publisher: [R. Jugge] Date: [1574] Description: 18 leaves, numbered 60-77. Text in 2 columns, 63 lines, black letter. Woodcut initials. With half-page woodcut map on

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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The first [seconde] booke of the Machabees - from the 1574 folio edition of...

Title: The first [seconde] booke of the Machabees - from the 1574 folio edition of the Bishops' Bible Author: Place: [London] Publisher: [R. Jugge] Date: [1574] Description: 29 leaves, numbered 74-102. 4K-4N8 (-4K1, -4N7-8). Text in 2 columns, 63 lines, black letter. Woodcut initials. 34.7x23.3 cm

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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The Gospel by Saint Marke [&] The Gospel by saint Luke - from the third...

Title: The Gospel by Saint Marke [&] The Gospel by saint Luke - from the third folio edition of the Bishops' Bible Author: Place: [London] Publisher: [R. Jugge] Date: [1574] Description: 28 leaves, numbered 19-46. Text in 2 columns, 63 lines, black letter. Woodcut initials; woodcuts of Saint Mark

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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The Holy Bible - From the library of prominent New Yorker Peter Goelet

Title: The Holy Bible - From the library of prominent New Yorker Peter Goelet Author: Place: Philadelphia Publisher: W.W. Woodward Date: 1806 Description: Unpaginated. (12mo) 13x7 cm (5x2¾") period full red morocco, spine gilt. Bookseller's ticket for Thomas A. Ronalds, Pearl Street, New York on

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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The Holy Bible Containing the Old Testament and the New: Newly Translated...

Title: The Holy Bible Containing the Old Testament and the New: Newly Translated out of the originall Tongues, and with ye former translations diligently compared and revised, by his Majesties speciall command. Appointed to be read in Churches Author: Place: London Publisher: Printed by Tho. Buck

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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New Testament in Greek & Latin

Title: [New Testament in Greek & Latin] Author: Place: London [i.e. Leiden] Publisher: [B. and A. Elzevir for] Richard Whitaker Date: 1633 Description: [8], 459, [13] pp. Bound with: Sternhold, Thomas & John Hopkins. The Whole Book of Psalmes... London: Printed by G.M., 1646. (8vo), early full calf

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Biblia latina cum glossa. Proverbia Salomonis Ecclesiastices

Title: Biblia latina cum glossa. Proverbia Salomonis Ecclesiastices Author: Place: France? Publisher: Date: Late 12th century Description: 80 leaves, manuscript on vellum, on both sides. Central column of 19 lines in dark brown, with interlinear and side glosses in lighter brown in miniscule hands

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$50,000 - US$70,000

Date: 21 Nov 2013

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Leaf from the 1462 Fust and Schoeffer Bible

Title: Leaf from the 1462 Fust and Schoeffer Bible Author: Place: [Mainz] Publisher: [Johann Fust & Peter Schoeffer] Date: [1462] Description: One leaf from the 1462 Fust and Schoeffer Bible. Printed in double columns, 48 lines. One large hand-executed decorative initial in blue and red, with a

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 21 Nov 2013