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Aboriginal Languages & Art

Lot 127: Aboriginal Languages & Art

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD50 - AUD100

Description: 1) Anthropology and the Study of Languages. Presidential Address by T G H Strehlow 1947 2) A Few Notes on Some South-Western Australian Dialects by Daisy bates. An extract from the 1914 Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 3) Yirawala by Holmes 4) Australian Aboriginal Art edited by Ronald M Berndt. Sydney Ure Smith 1964,

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FINE BINDING:  Seventeen leather bound volumes (mostly full leather), c.1890-1910. CONDITION: G+/VG    (17)

Lot 107: FINE BINDING: Seventeen leather bound volumes (mostly full leather), c.1890-1910. CONDITION: G+/VG (17)

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March 31, 2015, 11:00 AM GMT

Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom

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Description: FINE BINDING: Seventeen leather bound volumes (mostly full leather), c.1890-1910. CONDITION: G+/VG (17)

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Bureau of Ethnology collection of 12 FABULOUS BOOKS

Lot 3160: Bureau of Ethnology collection of 12 FABULOUS BOOKS

by Holabird Western Americana

April 17, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $2,000

Description: This may be the best collection at the best price in the auction. 12 BOOKS! 1) Bureau of Ethnology, Canyon de Chelly (16th Annual Report) with an Introduction by J.W. Powell. Some pages stuck due to moisture problems. Rebound in green cloth with gilt lettering. 326 pp. 8" x 10.5". 1897. 2) Bureau of Ethnography, Pictographs and Pueblo Pottery (Fourth Annual Report). Includes papers on: "Pictographs of the North American Indians- A Preliminary Paper," Mallery, Garrick; "Pottery of the Ancient Pueblos," Holmes, William H; "Ancient Pottery of the Mississippi Valley," Holmes, William H; "Origin and Development of Form and Ornament in Ceramic Art," Holmes, "A Study of Pueblo Pottery as Illustrative of Zuni Culture-Growth," Cushing, Frank Hamilton, etc. 1886. 3) Physical Anthropology of the Lenape or Delaware's, and of the Eastern Indians in General. Herdlicka, Ales. Bulletin 62. With 26 photographic plate illustrations of the remains found there. 130 pp. 6" x 9`.1916. 4) Handbook of Aboriginal American Antiquities, Part I, Introductory: The Lithic Industries. Holmes, W.H. Bulletin 60. 1919. 5) The Indian Tribes of North America. Swanton, John R. Bulletin 145. This publication was to accompany the earlier publication of "Linguistic Families of American Indians North of Mexico" in 1891. 1952. 6) The Horse in Blackfoot Indian Culture. Ewers, John C. Bulletin 159. 1955. 7) Historic Sites Archaeology in the Fort Randall Reservoir South Dakota. Mills, John E. River Basin Surveys Papers, No. 16. 1960. 8) Seminole Music. Densmore, Frances. Bulletin 161. With list of songs, phonetics, camps and villages, dances, and compositions of Seminole songs. 1956. 9) River Basin Surveys Papers No. 25- Archaeology of the John H. Kerr Reservoir Basin, Roanoke River Virginia-South Carolina. Miller, Carl F. With survey reports on the following: Historical and Ethnographic Aspect, Ceramics, Early Man in Virginia, etc. 1962. 10) Handbook of American Indian Languages. Part I. Boas, Franz. Bulletin 40. One of the most notable developers of the field of anthropology, Boas taught at Columbia University until 1936. His work debunked contemporary beliefs on racial distinctions of intelligence and later that Western cultures had superiority over less complex civilizations. 1911. 11) Native Villages and Village Sites East of the Mississippi. Bushnell, Jr., David I. Bulletin No. 69. As noted in his preface, Bushnell's goal here is to envision for the reader a time before European settlement in the Eastern United States. 1919. 12) Native Cemeteries and Forms of Burial East of the Mississippi. Bushnell, David I. Bulletin No. 71. 1920. THESE BOOKS INCLUDE PHOTOGRAPHS, PLATES, ETC. Thousands of pages! City: State: , Circa: 1886-1962

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BURTON, Richard: The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, Seventeen volume set, The Burton Club, no date. Numbered Limited edition, 582/1000. Original boards. CONDITION: Spines faded; inner hinges of one volume repaired; former owner's bookplate

Lot 186: BURTON, Richard: The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, Seventeen volume set, The Burton Club, no date. Numbered Limited edition, 582/1000. Original boards. CONDITION: Spines faded; inner hinges of one volume repaired; former owner's bookplate

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March 31, 2015, 11:00 AM GMT

Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £100 - £150

Description: BURTON, Richard: The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, Seventeen volume set, The Burton Club, no date. Numbered Limited edition, 582/1000. Original boards. CONDITION: Spines faded; inner hinges of one volume repaired; former owner's bookplate to front pastedown; o/w G+ (17)

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THE SOUTH POLAR TIMES, three volumes 2002, Centenary Edition no. 18/350, pictorial cloth gilt

Lot 618: THE SOUTH POLAR TIMES, three volumes 2002, Centenary Edition no. 18/350, pictorial cloth gilt

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £200 - £400

Description: THE SOUTH POLAR TIMES, three volumes 2002, Centenary Edition no. 18/350, pictorial cloth gilt

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John Updike. Collection of Seventeen Titles. New York:

Lot 45748: John Updike. Collection of Seventeen Titles. New York:

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: John Updike. Collection of Seventeen Titles. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, [various dates]. First editions, each title one of a limited number of copies signed by Updike (different numbered copies). Seventeen octavo volumes. Publisher's bindings, dust jackets, slipcases. Some mild rubbing and sunning. Generally near fine. Titles include: Midpoint, Bech: a Book, Museums and Women, A Month of Sundays, Picked-Up Pieces, Marry Me, The Coup, Problems, Rabbit Is Rich, Bech Is Back, The Witches of Eastwick, Roger's Version, Trust Me, S., Just Looking, Self-Consciousness and Rabbit at Rest.

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Rare Chinese Painting Study Book - Special Edition

Lot 44: Rare Chinese Painting Study Book - Special Edition

by Stallion Hill Gallery

April 18, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

Stamford, CT, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: 20th cen, republic era, two volume, wood block printed, measures 11.5"h 7.5"w

Condition Report: outer case losses

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[TEXAS] Group of Texas legal imprints, 1850-60, seventeen volumes in 20th century cloth, being General and Special Laws. Com...

Lot 100: [TEXAS] Group of Texas legal imprints, 1850-60, seventeen volumes in 20th century cloth, being General and Special Laws. Com...

by Doyle New York

April 15, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $500

Description: [TEXAS] Group of Texas legal imprints, 1850-60, seventeen volumes in 20th century cloth, being General and Special Laws. Comprising Laws of the Third Legislature of the State of Texas. Volume III part III [-IV]. Austin: Cushney, 1850; four volumes of Laws and Special Laws ... Fourth Legislature, Volume IV. Austin: 1852-52; two volumes from the Fifth Legislature. Austin: 1854. One volume with signatures of Edward A. Palmer; four volumes from the Sixth Legislature. Austin: 1856; The Code of Criminal Procedure of the State of Texas. Galveston: 1857; The Penal Code of the State of Texas. Galveston: 1857; and two volumes each from the Seventh and Eighth legislatures. Austin: 1858-60. Various stamps and early signatures and notations, some repairs and stains, not collated and sold as is. C The New York City Bar Association

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History of NSW 1834 John Dunmore Lang

Lot 230: History of NSW 1834 John Dunmore Lang

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD100 - AUD150

Description: An Historical and Statistical Account of New South Wales by John Dunmore Lang. London: Cochrane and M'Crone, 1834. Two volumes, duodecimo, Contemporary half leather, bindings worn, complete.

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BINDING: 1. Scott, Sir Walter: The Waverley Novels, in twelve volumes. Half calf. CONDITION: VG; 2. Besant, Walter: Four works on London: East London; London; Westminster; and south London. Uniformly bound in half crushed morocco, aeg. CONDITION: VG;

Lot 248: BINDING: 1. Scott, Sir Walter: The Waverley Novels, in twelve volumes. Half calf. CONDITION: VG; 2. Besant, Walter: Four works on London: East London; London; Westminster; and south London. Uniformly bound in half crushed morocco, aeg. CONDITION: VG;

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March 31, 2015, 11:00 AM GMT

Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £180 - £280

Description: BINDING: 1. Scott, Sir Walter: The Waverley Novels, in twelve volumes. Half calf. CONDITION: VG; 2. Besant, Walter: Four works on London: East London; London; Westminster; and south London. Uniformly bound in half crushed morocco, aeg. CONDITION: VG; Plus two others (18)

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Francois Courboin. Histoire Illustrée De La Gravure en

Lot 45346: Francois Courboin. Histoire Illustrée De La Gravure en

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: Francois Courboin. Histoire Illustrée De La Gravure en France. Paris: Maurice Le Garrec, 1923. First Edition. Four volumes of text. Three volumes of plates in six books. Complete Set. Limited edition of 750 sets. This is no. 485. Published 1923-1929. All volumes near fine and nicely bound in matching purple cloth with gilt lettering on the spines. The text volumes with the original wrappers bound in. Top edges gilt. Mild edge soil, minimal marginal dampstains, not affecting text or images. Text volumes as follows: Part I--des Origines a 1660; Part II--de 1660 a 1800; Part III--19th Siecle; Part IV--Table Generale (Index). The plates are in three volumes divided into six books. There are a total of 1,392 beautiful plates with tissue guards. A comprehensive and wonderful study of French prints through the 19th century. A true tour de force of scholarship. Text volumes quarto; Plates volumes folio.

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Nevada Copper Butte Mining Co. Stock Certificate

Lot 6074: Nevada Copper Butte Mining Co. Stock Certificate

by Holabird Western Americana

April 21, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $20

Description: Principal Office: Battle Mountain. Inc. in Nevada in 1906. No. 58. Unissued, but signed by the president (J. Robert Reeve) and secretary (Peter M. Auslan). Three vignettes along the top: two of miners working underground and one of a hillside and road. Ornate gold border. Folds and the bottom of the certificate is wrinkled. The Buffalo Valley Mining District was located seventeen miles south of Valmy on the west slope of Battle Mountain. [Ref: Nevada Place Names] City: Buffalo Valley State: Nevada, Circa:

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(SOUTH CAROLINA.) Hewatt, Alexander. An Historical Account of the Rise and Progress of the Colonies of South Carolina and Georgia.

Lot 229: (SOUTH CAROLINA.) Hewatt, Alexander. An Historical Account of the Rise and Progress of the Colonies of South Carolina and Georgia.

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 14, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,500

Description: (SOUTH CAROLINA.) Hewatt, Alexander. An Historical Account of the Rise and Progress of the Colonies of South Carolina and Georgia. xiv, 347; viii, [2], 329 pages. 2 volumes. 8vo, attractive 1/2 morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe; lacking blank leaf I:b4, minor foxing. London, 1779

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Three Native American Postcards

Lot 3159: Three Native American Postcards

by Holabird Western Americana

April 17, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $100 - $150

Description: Two postcards of "Ishi, Last of the Southern Yana Tribe. Published by the University of California Museum of Anthropology. One postcard of Native American woman. All postcards excellent in hard frames. City: State: , Circa:

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War with the South 3 Volumes

Lot 176: War with the South 3 Volumes

by Fontaine's Auction Gallery

April 25, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Pittsfield, MA, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: 3 Volumes War With The South - R. Tomes. Hard cover, brown canvas bound with leather spine and corners. Titled "The War With The South a history of The Rebellion with Biographical Sketches of Leading Statesmen and Distinguished Naval and Military Commanders, Etc." by Robert Tomes, M.D., "Continued From the Beginning of the year 1864 Through The End Of The War". Published by Virtue & Yorston, New York, "Entered into the Act of Congress, in the Year One Thousand Eight Hundred and Sixty-Two". Complete volumes in very good condition with engraved plates; tight binding, pages are in good condition with some typical staining. 11 in. high x 9 in. wide.

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A 20TH CENTURY COLLECTION OF SEVENTEEN VANGUARDS MODEL CARS AND VANS

Lot 115: A 20TH CENTURY COLLECTION OF SEVENTEEN VANGUARDS MODEL CARS AND VANS

by Swan Fine Art Auctions

April 2, 2015, 12:00 PM GMT

Tetsworth, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £100 - £200

Description: A 20TH CENTURY COLLECTION OF SEVENTEEN VANGUARDS MODEL CARS AND VANS Contained in original boxes.

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[ILLINOIS] Group of early state laws, 1819-1839, seventeen volumes in 20th century cloth, comprising an incomplete copy of t...

Lot 86: [ILLINOIS] Group of early state laws, 1819-1839, seventeen volumes in 20th century cloth, comprising an incomplete copy of t...

by Doyle New York

April 15, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $200 - $300

Description: [ILLINOIS] Group of early state laws, 1819-1839, seventeen volumes in 20th century cloth, comprising an incomplete copy of the 1819 Laws of the First General Assembly (lacks first 24 leaves, provided from a later edition). Sabin 34284; and continues with a very good complete copy of Laws passed by the Second General Assembly. Vandalia: Brown and Berry, 1821. 188, 19, [1] pp.; and continuing intermittently with laws through the 11th General Assembly and various related works through 1839. Variously stamped, with stains and defects, not fully collated and sold as is. C The New York City Bar Association

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Lot 4354: Smithsonian Institute, Annual Report of the Board of Regents

by Holabird Western Americana

April 18, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $150 - $400

Description: Lot of three 1) Annual Report 1880 includes the following papers: 1) The Writings of James Smithson (founder of the Smithsonian), 2) Casts of Indian Heads, 3) Lists of articles deposited at the Corcoran Art Gallery in 1879, 4) Collections of the National Museum, etc. In 1829, Smithson, an Englishman, donated his fortune to the people of the United States for the "increase and diffusion of knowledge" [sil.si.edu]. The institute was established in 1846. Hardbound in brown cloth. 631 pp. 2) Annual Report 1898 includes reports from the executive committee, etc. With illustrations of the evolution of satellites, x-rays, cathode rays, mechanical flight, light and its artificial production, Crater Lake, Omaha Totem, stone implements, and archaeological work in Arizona. Includes scale drawings of Samuel P. Langley's Aerodrome, a steam powered flying machine. At this time, the report notes that Langley had two successful aerodromes. The weight of each was about thirty pounds when ready for flight. Hardbound in green cloth with lettering in gilt. 686 pp. 3) Annual Report 1902 includes reports of the Assistant Secretary, and Head Curators. With the following papers: "Anthropological Studies in California," Holmes, William Henry. "Ceramic art in China," Hippisely, Alfred E. "History of Musical Scales," Wead, Charles Kasson. "Collection of Hopi Ceremonial Pigments," Hough, Walter. "Collections of Gems in the U.S. National Museum," Tassin, Wirt. "...The Meteorite Collection in the U.S. National Museum, Tassin, Wirt. "Aboriginal American Harpoons," Mason, Otis Tufton. Otis Tufton Mason proposed the name of American "Anthological" Society at the organization's formative meeting which took place at the Smithsonian in 1879 [aaanet.org]. He also wrote the organization's constitution. Hardbound in green cloth and brown leather with marbled end sheets. 738 pp. City: Washington State: District of Columbia, Circa: 1880-1902

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Pittsburgh Bullfrog Mining Company Limited stock certificate

Lot 5094: Pittsburgh Bullfrog Mining Company Limited stock certificate

by Holabird Western Americana

April 20, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $70 - $100

Description: Esmeralda County. Incorporated in South Dakota. No. 1025 issued March 30, 1906 to Thomas Corvan for 100 shares. Signed by William Scott, President and Neville Bayley, Secretary. Printed by Republic Bank Note Company and is green ink on cr?me paper; masthead bookended by two ladies. Endorsed on reverse. Located in the Bullfrog district, the mines had 115 acres of unpatented land. [Mines Directory p. 411, Vol. 1, 1910]. Neville Bayley was born in 1863 in England. He emigrated to the United States about 1880 when he was just seventeen and made a fortune: owning two hotels in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and running an amusement park in Connecticut. He was also an officer of the Pittsburgh Bullfrog Mining Company. City: Bullfrog State: Nevada, Circa: 1906

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[CIVIL WAR - SOUTH CAROLINA] Group of Confederate era Convention Journals, comprising Journal of the Convention of the Pe...

Lot 130: [CIVIL WAR - SOUTH CAROLINA] Group of Confederate era Convention Journals, comprising Journal of the Convention of the Pe...

by Doyle New York

April 15, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $500

Description: [CIVIL WAR - SOUTH CAROLINA] Group of Confederate era Convention Journals, comprising Journal of the Convention of the People of South Carolina, held in 1860-61. Charleston: Evans & Cogswell, 1861. First edition. 20th century cloth. Issued with Ordinances and Constitution of the State of South Carolina, with the Constitution of the Provisional Government and of the Confederate States of America with separate title page and pagination; Journal of the Convention of the People of South Carolina, held in 1860, 1861 and 1862. Columbia: Gibbes, 1862. First edition. 20th century cloth; present from the reconstruction period are the Journal of the Convention (1865) and The Constitution of the State of South Carolina (1866), two volumes in half-cloth; and the two volumes of the 1868 Proceedings of the Constitutional Convention; Together with a group of five related antebellum works, being convention journals from the 1830s (one reprinted at the time of the 1860 convention). Variously stamped, ink notations and signatures, stains, not fully collated and sold as is. The lot eleven volumes. C The New York City Bar Association

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A Two-Volume Limited Edition Set of

Lot 89164: A Two-Volume Limited Edition Set of "Gone With The Wind

by Heritage Auctions

April 19, 2015, 10:00 AM PST

Beverly Hills, CA, USA

Estimated Price: $640 - $960

Description: A Two-Volume Limited Edition Set of "Gone With The Wind," 1939. By Margaret Mitchell, hardcovers, no dust jackets, housed in their own slip case, published by The Macmillan Company, New York, 1939, first volume printed with page opposite title page reading "This, the first two-volume edition / of Gone With The Wind, issued / December 1, 1939, in appreciation / of Margaret Mitchell's magnificent / work in commemorating the life / and times of the Old South, is / limited to one thousand copies, / of which this is copy / No. 215;" issued to tie-in to the massive popularity of the film's pending release later that month. (Please note the slip cover is in worn condition due to age.) 9" x 6 1/2" x 2"

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(AMERICAN INDIANS.) [Goodrich, Samuel.] Set of children's books on American Indians

Lot 9: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) [Goodrich, Samuel.] Set of children's books on American Indians "by the author of Peter Parley's Tales."

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 14, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $150 - $250

Description: (AMERICAN INDIANS.) [Goodrich, Samuel.] Set of children's books on American Indians "by the author of Peter Parley's Tales." Each with a frontispiece and additional illustrated half-title. iv, 315; 320; 336 pages. 3 volumes. 8vo, matched publisher's cloth, minor wear; early owner's pencil signatures on front endpapers. Boston, 1843-44

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Logan Jack Northmost Australia

Lot 78: Logan Jack Northmost Australia

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD200 - AUD300

Description: Northmost Australia Three Centuries of Exploration, Discovery, and Adventure in and Around the Cape York Peninsula, Queensland With a Study of the Narratives of all Explorers by Sea and Land in the Light of Modern Charting, Many Original or Hitherto Unpublished Documents, Thirty Nine Illustrations, and Sixteen Specially Prepared Maps. by Robert Logan Jack. In Two Volumes. London Simpkin 1921 1st edition. A very good copy in original cloth. Complete with 17 foldout maps in the rear pockets

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1827 Surgeon Cunningham  in NSW

Lot 73: 1827 Surgeon Cunningham in NSW

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD200 - AUD250

Description: Two Years in New South Wales Comprising Sketches of the Actual State of Society in that Colony of its Peculair Advantages to Emigrants; of its Topography, Natural History, etc, etc by P. Cunningham Surgeon London Henry Colburn 1827 2nd revised Edition with a large fold out map (which the first edition lacks) In two volumes. Older quarter leather and marbled boards Very good copy Ferguson 1109

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Books: Famous British speeches, from the Manigault library, Charleston, South Carolina (3pcs)

Lot 259: Books: Famous British speeches, from the Manigault library, Charleston, South Carolina (3pcs)

by Charlton Hall

April 10, 2015, 1:00 PM EST

West Columbia, SC, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $800

Description: Books: Famous British speeches, from the Manigault library, Charleston, South Carolina Philadephia, published 1810, THE BRITISH CICERO OF A SELECTION OF THE MOST ADMIRED SPEECHES IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE (in three volumes, printed for and published by Birch and Small; interior with bookplate bearing the Manigault family arms and Charles J. Manigault (1795-1874) (3pcs) Provenance: South Carolina private collection

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[CIVIL WAR - SOUTH CAROLINA] Group of Confederate era imprints, six volumes, all but one in 20th century cloth. Comprising ...

Lot 131: [CIVIL WAR - SOUTH CAROLINA] Group of Confederate era imprints, six volumes, all but one in 20th century cloth. Comprising ...

by Doyle New York

April 15, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $200 - $300

Description: [CIVIL WAR - SOUTH CAROLINA] Group of Confederate era imprints, six volumes, all but one in 20th century cloth. Comprising Acts of the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina, passed in November and December, 1860, and January, 1861. Columbia: 1861. Half-cloth; and related volumes published between 1859-66. Stamps and stains, not collated and sold as is. Includes Sabin 87672. C The New York City Bar Association

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[French Literature]. Bibliothèque des Chefs-d'Oeuvre du

Lot 45613: [French Literature]. Bibliothèque des Chefs-d'Oeuvre du

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: [French Literature]. Bibliothèque des Chefs-d'Oeuvre du Roman Contemporain. Realists. Comprising: Ludovic Halévy. The Cardinal Family. Twenty-seven Etchings [by Louis Muller after drawings by Charles Lucien Leandre. Translated by George B. Ives]. [Together with:] Edmond and Jules de Goncourt. Germinie Lacerteux. Ten Etchings [by Louis Muller after drawings by George Jeanniot. Translated by John Chestershire]. [And:] Alphonse Daudet. Sapho: Parisian Customs. Ten Etchings [by Eugene Abot and Albert Duvivier after drawings by Stanislas Rejchan. Translated by T. F. Rogerson]. [And:] Théophile Gautier. Mademoiselle de Maupin. Nineteen Etchings [by Francois-Xavier Le Sueur after drawings by Edouard Toudouze. Translated by I. G. Burnham]. In Two Volumes. Philadelphia: Printed Only for Subscribers by George Barrie & Son, [1897]. Limited to 1,000 numbered copies printed on Japanese vellum paper, these volumes each being No. 208. Together four works in five octavo volumes. Each volume with etched plates in two states, one on Japanese vellum paper and one on India paper mounted. Descriptive tissue guards. The Cardinal Family has in addition seventeen head- and tail-piece vignettes ("en-têtes et culs-de-lampe"), printed on separate leaves, with tissue guards. Uniformly bound in contemporary full brown levant morocco. Covers with gilt single fillet border; smooth spines decoratively tooled in gilt in a floral design with navy blue and light brown morocco onlays and light brown morocco label ruled and lettered in gilt; board edges with gilt-dotted rule; turn-ins decoratively tooled in gilt; blue, green, and white patterned silk doublures and liners; top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Spines very slightly darkened; light rubbing to some joints and spine extremities. Slight edge browning to a few leaves. Otherwise a fine set, in a attractive contemporary binding. From the library of John Carroll Collins. Please visit HA.com/6117 for an extended description of this lot.

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THEOLOGY, BINDING, ETC: 1. Conybeare W J & Howson J S: The Life and Epistles of St Paul, in two volumes. L, Longmans, 1853. Illustrated with engraved views. Full leather. CONDITION: covers detached; o/w G; 2. Granada, Luis de: De la introducci¢n del

Lot 29: THEOLOGY, BINDING, ETC: 1. Conybeare W J & Howson J S: The Life and Epistles of St Paul, in two volumes. L, Longmans, 1853. Illustrated with engraved views. Full leather. CONDITION: covers detached; o/w G; 2. Granada, Luis de: De la introducci¢n del

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March 31, 2015, 11:00 AM GMT

Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom

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Description: THEOLOGY, BINDING, ETC: 1. Conybeare W J & Howson J S: The Life and Epistles of St Paul, in two volumes. L, Longmans, 1853. Illustrated with engraved views. Full leather. CONDITION: covers detached; o/w G; 2. Granada, Luis de: De la introducci¢n del s¡mbolo de la fe., three volumes. Barcelona, Librer¡a religiosa, 1877. Full leather. CONDITION: Little worn; 3. Hearn, Lafcadio: Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things Boston. Houghton Mifflin, 1904, 1st. edn. Original pictorial cloth. CONDITION: Couple of ink lines in the margin; o/w VG; 4. Crabbe, G: The Library. A Poem. 1781(?) 1st. edn.(?) CONDITION: Lacking title page(?); 5. Plus a quantity of others (qty)

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A Group of Books Pertaining to Art 17 volumes.

Lot 257: A Group of Books Pertaining to Art 17 volumes.

by Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

2015

USA

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Description: A Group of Books Pertaining to Art comprising The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Modern Europe; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Paul Signac; Marina Ferretti- Bocquillon, Signac Watercolors; Abrams, Paul Signac, A Collection of Watercolors and Drawings, Druick and Zegers, Van Gogh and Gauguin, The Studio of the South; Taschen, Renoir, Painter of Happiness; Abrams, four volumes: Dufy, Monet, Renoir, and Turner; Eric Shanes, Turner's England, A Survey in Watercolors; Art Institute of Chicago, Impressionism and Post- Impressionism; Barnes & Noble, The Impressionists Handbook; Sister Wendy Beckett, The Story of Painting, Enhanced and Expanded Edition; Alexandra Bonfante-Warren, The Musee D'Orsay; Abrams, Fredric Remington; and Doubleday Windfall, China, A History in Art. 17 volumes.

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John Dunmore Lang 1875 and 1852

Lot 69: John Dunmore Lang 1875 and 1852

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD200 - AUD400

Description: 1) An Historical and Statistical Account of New South Wales, From the Founding of the Colony in 1788 to the Present Day . In Two Volumes London Sampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle 1875 Fourth Edition The History of the Last Twenty Five Years Entirely New. Original cloth with the gilt titling on the spine bright. Large linen backed fold out map at the front of volume 1 (This map not mentioned by Ferguson 11384). Both volumes have a Guildhall Library London bookplate on the front endpapers. A little dusty to the first few pages else a very good copy 2) Freedom and Independence for the Golden Lands of Australia London Longman 1852. Original cloth. Couple of library stamps Both by John Dunmore Lang

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† Macnaught volume grease gun

Lot 90: † Macnaught volume grease gun

by Theodore Bruce

2015

Australia

Description: † Macnaught volume grease gun

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WILKES, CHARLES. Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition.

Lot 277: WILKES, CHARLES. Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition.

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 14, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $3,000 - $4,000

Description: WILKES, CHARLES. Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition. 14 folding maps, 64 plates, numerous text illustrations. 6 volumes, including the atlas. Imperial 8vo, publisher's gilt pictorial cloth, minor wear, brown rather than the usual black; first frontispiece detached, moderate foxing, closed tears and wear to the 5 atlas maps; uncut, one of 1000; pencil signature of G.H. Thompson on front free endpapers. Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1845

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[SOUTH CAROLINA] Run of Acts and Laws, 1783-1815, twenty-nine volumes in 20th century cloth, an non-consecutive but nearly c...

Lot 72: [SOUTH CAROLINA] Run of Acts and Laws, 1783-1815, twenty-nine volumes in 20th century cloth, an non-consecutive but nearly c...

by Doyle New York

April 15, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $200 - $300

Description: [SOUTH CAROLINA] Run of Acts and Laws, 1783-1815, twenty-nine volumes in 20th century cloth, an non-consecutive but nearly complete run in folio and octavo formats, comprising: Acts and ordinances of the General Assembly of the state of South Carolina, passed in the year 1783. [Charleston: John Miller, 1783]. Complete with errata leaf. Evans 18190 Gould & Morgan 640, 657-9, 672-81; another copy, imperfect; Acts, ordinances, and resolves of the General Assembly of the state of South-Carolina; passed in March, 1785. Charleston: A. Timothy, 1785. Evans 19250; and others through 1800 in folio format, the octavo format beginning with Acts and Resolutions ... December 1802. Columbia: Faust, 1803; and the run completing with Acts and Resolutions ... December 1815. Columbia: Faust, 1816. Various stamps, some copies uncut, contemporary signatures and manuscript notations, foxing, stains, small losses and facsimile leaves, the group uncollated and sold as is. Of note here is the 1783 act to incorporate Charlestown under its new name of Charleston after the British evacuation of the city in December 1782. C The New York City Bar Association

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1947 Dun & Bradstreet Business Reference Book

Lot 5549: 1947 Dun & Bradstreet Business Reference Book

by Holabird Western Americana

April 20, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $100 - $300

Description: Book no. 10. March 1947 Vol. 346. This volume contains ratings of Merchants, manufactures and Traders generally throughout the following states: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. Produced by Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., and the Mercantile Agency. 3180 pages. The front cover has some wear including creases, but it is still firmly attached. The rear cover is slightly loose. There does not seem to be any other listings of this edition in OCLC. Rarity [i]. City: State: , Circa: 1947

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Judeen - Tropic Study II

Lot 218L: Judeen - Tropic Study II

by Big Art Auctions

March 31, 2015, 5:00 AM PST

Las Vegas, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $150 - $200

Description: Judeen - Tropic Study II - Size: 24 x 24 Medium: Gilee on Canvas

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South Sea Cultured Pearl Pendant

Lot 528S: South Sea Cultured Pearl Pendant

by Artistic Holdings Company

March 31, 2015, 5:00 AM PST

Las Vegas, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $660

Description: Pasp South Sea Cul Pearl Penda - Weight: 0.549dwt - Gramweight: 0.85

Condition Report: Mint

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10000 RUBLES 1919 SOUTH RUSSIA NOTE

Lot 498: 10000 RUBLES 1919 SOUTH RUSSIA NOTE

by Ars Coin Wien

April 18, 2015, 4:00 PM CET

Wien, Austria

Estimated Price: €60 - €70

Description: 10000 RUBLES 1919 SOUTH RUSSIA NOTE

Condition Report: Extremely fine

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Marla Baggetta - Heading South

Lot 692L: Marla Baggetta - Heading South

by Big Art Auctions

March 31, 2015, 5:00 AM PST

Las Vegas, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $230 - $300

Description: Marla Baggetta - Heading South - Size: 36 x 36 Medium: Gilee on Canvas

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South Vietnamese Map Framed

Lot 100159: South Vietnamese Map Framed

by Universal Live Auctions

April 7, 2015, 2:00 PM CST

Northbrook, IL, USA

Estimated Price: $100 - $160

Description: Offered is this Framed South Vietnamese Map. It is 27.5" x 40".

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Deadwood, South Dakota Commemorative Coin (.999 Silver)

Lot 216: Deadwood, South Dakota Commemorative Coin (.999 Silver)

by Little Bull Auction & Sales Co.

April 29, 2015, 5:30 PM CST

Augusta, KS, USA

Estimated Price: $20 - $40

Description: Deadwood, South Dakota Commemorative Coin (.999 Silver)

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SPARRMAN, ANDERS. Voyage au Cap de Bonne-Espérance et autour du Monde avec le Capitaine Cook.  3 vols.  1787

Lot 329: SPARRMAN, ANDERS. Voyage au Cap de Bonne-Espérance et autour du Monde avec le Capitaine Cook. 3 vols. 1787

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: SPARRMAN, ANDERS. Voyage au Cap de Bonne-Espérance et autour du Monde avec le Capitaine Cook, et principalement dans le Pays des Hottentots et des Caffres. 16 folding engraved plates; folding map. xxxii, 388; [4], 366, [2]; [4], 363 pages, including half-titles. 3 volumes. 8vo, 191x117 mm, contemporary paste-paper boards, spines and joints worn; occasional heavy browning of text, dampstaining in blank upper and lower margins of plates in Volume 2, and in lower inner corners of opening leaves and map in Volume 3. Paris: Buisson, 1787

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An amber braclet China/Tibet

Lot 377: An amber braclet China/Tibet

by Florence Number Nine

April 9, 2015, 1:30 PM CET

Florence, Italy

Estimated Price: €2,500 - €3,000

Description: Composed of seventeen large differing-shaped beads, with colours that vary from dark yellow to burnt orange.

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Royal Doulton Figurines. Lot of 4.

Lot 195: Royal Doulton Figurines. Lot of 4.

by Philip Weiss Auctions

April 9, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

Lynbrook, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $125 - $375

Description: includes Alice - HN 2158, Tracy - HN 2736, Feeding Time - HN 3373 and Sweet Seventeen - HN 2734. Nice overall condition. Examine.

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[FINE BINDINGS - ARABIAN NIGHTS] BURTON, RICHARD. The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, with Supplemental Nights. [De...

Lot 348: [FINE BINDINGS - ARABIAN NIGHTS] BURTON, RICHARD. The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, with Supplemental Nights. [De...

by Doyle New York

April 15, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: [FINE BINDINGS - ARABIAN NIGHTS] BURTON, RICHARD. The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, with Supplemental Nights. [Denver: Burton Society, circa 1900]. Number 41 of 1000 sets (this production a facsimile of the first edition). Seventeen volumes. Contemporary half blue morocco gilt, the spines tooled and lettered in gilt with raised bands, top edge gilt. 9 3/8 x 5 3/4 inches (24 x 14.5 cm); illustrated. Spines lightly sunned with a few chips. C 

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TWAIN, MARK A Twain miscellany of first and early editions in original cloth, comprising first and later issues of Life o...

Lot 438: TWAIN, MARK A Twain miscellany of first and early editions in original cloth, comprising first and later issues of Life o...

by Doyle New York

April 15, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $500

Description: TWAIN, MARK A Twain miscellany of first and early editions in original cloth, comprising first and later issues of Life on the Mississippi, The Prince and the Pauper, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (these first three in 2nd state), Following the Equator (3 copies, mixed imprints), The Jumping Frog, Extracts From Adam's Diary, Eve's Diary, Christian Science, Mark Twain's Letters (2nd printing), The Letters of Quintus Curtius Snodgrass (with inscription by editor), Mark Twain's Autobiography (1st printing with H-J to copyright leaf, in dust jackets with minor wear); another copy (2nd printing, dust jackets and original box). The lot approximately seventeen volumes. C 

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PURCHAS, SAMUEL. Purchas His Pilgrimes [Pilgrimage]. 5 vols. 1625-26. Lacks engraved additional title and map of New England/Canada.

Lot 323: PURCHAS, SAMUEL. Purchas His Pilgrimes [Pilgrimage]. 5 vols. 1625-26. Lacks engraved additional title and map of New England/Canada.

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $30,000 - $50,000

Description: PURCHAS, SAMUEL. Purchas His Pilgrimes. 5 (of 6) folding or double-page engraved maps (Mughal Empire, Greenland, China, North America, Virginia); lacks the map of New England/Canada. Also lacking the engraved additional title in Volume 1 and initial blank in Volumes 3 and 4. 4 volumes * Purchas His Pilgrimage. Double-page engraved map of China. Together, 5 volumes. Folio, 324x213 mm, mid-19th-century gilt-lettered cloth with spines partly numbered out of order, small hole at top of Volume 2 spine; heavy foxing at beginning and end of the first 3 volumes of Purchas His Pilgrimes, light to moderate foxing elsewhere, unobtrusive marginal pencil markings throughout; for further condition details see below. Signet Library bookplate on front pastedowns, their ownership inscription in blank gutter of titles. London: William Stansby for Henrie Fetherstone, 1625; 1626

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ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE ''SWEET SEVENTEEN''  Mark, HN2734  Size, 7 1/4''H. Condition, age appropriate wear. All items are sold as is.

Lot 179: ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE ''SWEET SEVENTEEN'' Mark, HN2734 Size, 7 1/4''H. Condition, age appropriate wear. All items are sold as is.

by Dargate Auction Galleries

April 11, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

McKees Rocks, PA, USA

Estimated Price: $40 - $100

Description: ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE ''SWEET SEVENTEEN'' Mark, HN2734 Size, 7 1/4''H. Condition, age appropriate wear. All items are sold as is.

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Seventeen Piece Partial Dessert Service, c. 1900, by Royal Crown Derby, in the

Lot 771: Seventeen Piece Partial Dessert Service, c. 1900, by Royal Crown Derby, in the "Imari" pattern, consisting of 5 cups, 6 saucers, and...

by Crescent City Auction Gallery

April 19, 2015, 10:00 AM CST

New Orleans, LA, USA

Estimated Price: $250 - $350

Description: Seventeen Piece Partial Dessert Service, c. 1900, by Royal Crown Derby, in the "Imari" pattern, consisting of 5 cups, 6 saucers, and 6 cake plates ( 17 Pcs).

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Boxiana by Pierce Egan, 1812. Two volumes.

Lot 44: Boxiana by Pierce Egan, 1812. Two volumes.

by Lawsons

April 10, 2015, 12:00 PM AEST

Leichhardt, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD200 - AUD300

Description: Boxiana by Pierce Egan, 1812. Two volumes.

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Boxing 1910-1911, two bound volumes. Very scarce.

Lot 61: Boxing 1910-1911, two bound volumes. Very scarce.

by Lawsons

April 10, 2015, 12:00 PM AEST

Leichhardt, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD80 - AUD120

Description: Boxing 1910-1911, two bound volumes. Very scarce.

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