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Auction archive: Lot number 320

AMERICAN IMPRINTS] Group of thirteen volumes on various educational, literary and historical subjects

Estimate
US$700 - US$1,000
Price realised:
US$1,062
Auction archive: Lot number 320

AMERICAN IMPRINTS] Group of thirteen volumes on various educational, literary and historical subjects

Estimate
US$700 - US$1,000
Price realised:
US$1,062
Beschreibung:

AMERICAN IMPRINTS] Group of thirteen volumes on various educational, literary and historical subjects . Comprising: STILES, EZRA. A History of three of the Judges of King Charles I ... who ... fled to America and Were Secreted and Concealed in Massachusetts and Connecticut, for Nearly Thirty Years. Hartford: Elisha Babcock, 1794. First edition. Contemporary sheep. 9 plates. Pasted errata and ad leaf. One corner replaced, tear into one plate, binding worn and with early repair. Evans S999; Sabin 91742; [BURKE, EDMUND]. A Philosophical Inquiry into the ... Sublime and Beautiful. Philadelphia: 1806. Second American edition. Contemporary calf. Frontispiece. Faint dampstain, rubbed, an appealing copy; SIMSON, ROBERT. Elements of Euclid. Phila: 1810. Contemporary sheep. 3 plates. Dampstain; WILSON, ALEXANDER. The Foresters: A Poem, descriptive of a Pedestrian Journey to the Falls of Niagara, in the autumn of 1804..West Chester, PA: Painter, 1838. Contemporary sheep. 104 pp. Lacking blanks, joint split; The Emporium of Arts & Sciences. Philadelphia: 1812. Vol. 2 only. Contemporary sheep. Plates. Wear to spine; Sketches of Yale College. New York: 1843. Cloth. 4 plates. Foxing; [VOLTAIRE]. The Philosophical Dictionary for the Pocket. Catskill, NY: 1796. Engraved title. Head of spine worn; TOOKE, ANDREW. The Pantheon. New York: 1816. 2nd American edition. Early half calf. 28 plates. Boards rubbed but an attractive copy; SCOTT, WILLIAM. Lessons on Elocution. Philadelphia: 1794. Fifth American edition. Contemporary calf. Ink stains, tears, lacking flyleaves; The Pocket Lavater, or the Science of Physiognomy. Hartford: [c. 1840]. Plates. Dampstains, binding defective; VOLNEY, C. The Ruins, or Survey of the Revolutions of Empires. Philadelphia: 1799. Contemporary calf. 2 folding plates. Binding worn; BRADSTREET, ANNE. Works. Charlestown: 1867. One of 250 copies. Cloth. Some foxing; Selections from the Works of the Late Sylvester Genin. New York: 1855. Cloth, rebacked. 13 plates (Sabin describes them as "curious plates"). Spotting, endpapers and spine replaced. Sabin 26943. Lot sold with all faults. Provenance: The Dr. Frank H. Sommer III Trust C

Auction archive: Lot number 320
Auction:
Datum:
25 Nov 2013
Auction house:
Doyle New York - Auctioneers & Appraisers
East 87th Street 75
New York, NY 10128
United States
[email protected]
+1 (0)212 4272730
Beschreibung:

AMERICAN IMPRINTS] Group of thirteen volumes on various educational, literary and historical subjects . Comprising: STILES, EZRA. A History of three of the Judges of King Charles I ... who ... fled to America and Were Secreted and Concealed in Massachusetts and Connecticut, for Nearly Thirty Years. Hartford: Elisha Babcock, 1794. First edition. Contemporary sheep. 9 plates. Pasted errata and ad leaf. One corner replaced, tear into one plate, binding worn and with early repair. Evans S999; Sabin 91742; [BURKE, EDMUND]. A Philosophical Inquiry into the ... Sublime and Beautiful. Philadelphia: 1806. Second American edition. Contemporary calf. Frontispiece. Faint dampstain, rubbed, an appealing copy; SIMSON, ROBERT. Elements of Euclid. Phila: 1810. Contemporary sheep. 3 plates. Dampstain; WILSON, ALEXANDER. The Foresters: A Poem, descriptive of a Pedestrian Journey to the Falls of Niagara, in the autumn of 1804..West Chester, PA: Painter, 1838. Contemporary sheep. 104 pp. Lacking blanks, joint split; The Emporium of Arts & Sciences. Philadelphia: 1812. Vol. 2 only. Contemporary sheep. Plates. Wear to spine; Sketches of Yale College. New York: 1843. Cloth. 4 plates. Foxing; [VOLTAIRE]. The Philosophical Dictionary for the Pocket. Catskill, NY: 1796. Engraved title. Head of spine worn; TOOKE, ANDREW. The Pantheon. New York: 1816. 2nd American edition. Early half calf. 28 plates. Boards rubbed but an attractive copy; SCOTT, WILLIAM. Lessons on Elocution. Philadelphia: 1794. Fifth American edition. Contemporary calf. Ink stains, tears, lacking flyleaves; The Pocket Lavater, or the Science of Physiognomy. Hartford: [c. 1840]. Plates. Dampstains, binding defective; VOLNEY, C. The Ruins, or Survey of the Revolutions of Empires. Philadelphia: 1799. Contemporary calf. 2 folding plates. Binding worn; BRADSTREET, ANNE. Works. Charlestown: 1867. One of 250 copies. Cloth. Some foxing; Selections from the Works of the Late Sylvester Genin. New York: 1855. Cloth, rebacked. 13 plates (Sabin describes them as "curious plates"). Spotting, endpapers and spine replaced. Sabin 26943. Lot sold with all faults. Provenance: The Dr. Frank H. Sommer III Trust C

Auction archive: Lot number 320
Auction:
Datum:
25 Nov 2013
Auction house:
Doyle New York - Auctioneers & Appraisers
East 87th Street 75
New York, NY 10128
United States
[email protected]
+1 (0)212 4272730
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