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Limerick Agricultural Society, 1851,

Lot 165: Limerick Agricultural Society, 1851,

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £30 - £50

Description: Limerick Agricultural Society, 1851, silver medallion, awarded to Thomas Kearney for best 'firkin of butter'

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Australian History x 8 Nineteenth Century

Lot 99: Australian History x 8 Nineteenth Century

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD100 - AUD150

Description: 1) Terre Napoleon A History of French Explorations and Projects in Australia by Ernest Scott. London Methuen 1910 2) Transactions of the Philosophical Institute of Victoria Vols 3 & 4 1859 & 1860. Contributors include Ludwig Becker, A C Gregory, P H MacGillivray, Julian Tennison Woods, Ferdinand Mueller 3) A Sketch of the Natural History of Australia by Frederick Aflalo London 1896. Good copy 4) Cook's Voyages of Discovery edited by John Barrow 1893 5) 2 Vols Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria. Includes articles by R H Matthews , Baldwin Spencer and F J Gillen on Aboriginal life. and one other

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MEDIZIN - Willis, Thomas. Opera omnia. 7 Teile in 2 Bänden. Mit gest. Portr

Lot 336: MEDIZIN - Willis, Thomas. Opera omnia. 7 Teile in 2 Bänden. Mit gest. Portr

by Koller Auctions

March 28, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

Zurich, Switzerland

Estimated Price: CHF250 - CHF400

Description: MEDIZIN - Willis, Thomas. Opera omnia. 7 Teile in 2 Bänden. Mit gest. Portrait u. 35 teils gefalt. Kupfertafeln. Genf, S. de Tournes, 1676-77. Kl.-4°. Lederbände d. Z. mit goldgepr. Rückentiteln u. reicher Rückenverg. (berieben, Kapitale mit kl. Fehlstellen).Krivatsy 12998 - Garrison/M. 62 - Waller 10329. - Erste Werkausgabe des englischen Naturphilosophen und Arztes Thomas Willis (1621-1675), die einzelnen Teile jeweils mit separaten Titelblättern. Willis gilt als einer der Begründer der Anatomie des Nervensystems, wobei er hieraus Rückschlüsse auch auf die psychischen Krankheiten zog. Er war Mitbegründer der Royal Society of London. - Durchgehend etw. stockfleckig, stellenweise schmale Feuchtränder, alter Besitzvermerk auf Titel.

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BLOUNT (Sir Thomas Pope) A Natural History, 1693, small 8vo, rather toned, modern rebacked old calf boards

Lot 307: BLOUNT (Sir Thomas Pope) A Natural History, 1693, small 8vo, rather toned, modern rebacked old calf boards

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £100 - £200

Description: BLOUNT (Sir Thomas Pope) A Natural History, 1693, small 8vo, rather toned, modern rebacked old calf boards

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Fifty-fifth Annual Report of the Royal Humane Society, London 1829, 8vo, coloured plate, silk doublures, morocco gilt rubbed....

Lot 442: Fifty-fifth Annual Report of the Royal Humane Society, London 1829, 8vo, coloured plate, silk doublures, morocco gilt rubbed....

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £60 - £100

Description: Fifty-fifth Annual Report of the Royal Humane Society, London 1829, 8vo, coloured plate, silk doublures, morocco gilt rubbed. Note: This is a Royal Copy bound for and with the book plate of the Duke of Clarence, patron of the Humane Society, third son of George III later to become William IV.

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A CONVERTED SEA MINE^ bearing plaque ~The Shipwrec

Lot 273: A CONVERTED SEA MINE^ bearing plaque ~The Shipwrec

by Cuttlestones

March 28, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Stratford on Avon, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £100 - £200

Description: A CONVERTED SEA MINE^ bearing plaque ~The Shipwrecked Fisherman & Mariners Royal Benevolent Society~^ with money slot^ H 86 cm

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Lot 6415: Washoe County Historical Society periodicals

by Holabird Western Americana

April 21, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $20

Description: If these booklets are hard to find, the Historical Society is harder! 1) Fall, 1978: Jewish history in Nevada, Matt Parrott gunsmith, history of Orr Ditch. 2) Summer 1981: Reno Wheelman champion bicycle team, Virginia Street Bridge, Rainer Brewing Company. City: Washoe County State: Nevada, Circa: 1978, 1981

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Various first day covers, Royal Airforce Escaping

Lot 346: Various first day covers, Royal Airforce Escaping

by Golding Young & Mawer

April 1, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Grantham, United Kingdom

Description: Various first day covers, Royal Airforce Escaping Society cards, to include Escape from Singapore, Swiss cover, etc, all 1970's. (1 album)

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History - Harleian Society. Famillae Minorum Gentium, 4 vol.; Dictionary of Mottoes in England and Wales; Visitation of Leices...

Lot 435: History - Harleian Society. Famillae Minorum Gentium, 4 vol.; Dictionary of Mottoes in England and Wales; Visitation of Leices...

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £80 - £150

Description: History - Harleian Society. Famillae Minorum Gentium, 4 vol.; Dictionary of Mottoes in England and Wales; Visitation of Leicestershire; Bigland Pedigree Index; Visitation of Huntingdon 1684, Visitation of Derbyshire 1662-64; Yorkshire Pedigrees; Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Visitation Papers; Visitation of Nottinghamshire 1662-64 (2 copies); together with a facsimile Essex County map after Chapman & Andre, and various other county histories, Peerage, etc.

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BEWICK (Thomas) A General History of Quadrupeds, 5th edition 1807, large 8vo, illustrated, slight foxing, morocco, upper joint...

Lot 500: BEWICK (Thomas) A General History of Quadrupeds, 5th edition 1807, large 8vo, illustrated, slight foxing, morocco, upper joint...

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £70 - £100

Description: BEWICK (Thomas) A General History of Quadrupeds, 5th edition 1807, large 8vo, illustrated, slight foxing, morocco, upper joint cracked; WHITE (Rev Gilbert) Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, new edition c.1832, 8vo, some toning, prize morocco (2)

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Cased Matching Pair U.S. Historical Society Thomas Jefferson Flintlock Dueling Pistols -A) Thomas Jefferson Commemorative Flintlock Dueling Pistol

Lot 900: Cased Matching Pair U.S. Historical Society Thomas Jefferson Flintlock Dueling Pistols -A) Thomas Jefferson Commemorative Flintlock Dueling Pistol

by Rock Island Auction Company

April 24, 2015, 9:00 AM CST

Rock Island, IL, USA

Estimated Price: $900 - $1,400

Description: Cased Matching Pair U.S. Historical Society Thomas Jefferson Flintlock Dueling Pistols -A) Thomas Jefferson Commemorative Flintlock Dueling Pistol Cased Matching Pair U.S. Historical Society Thomas Jefferson Flintlock Dueling Pistols -A) Thomas Jefferson Commemorative Flintlock Dueling Pistol Standard markings and features of these commemorative pistols. Complete with presentation case with Thomas Jefferson's silhouette on the lid, tools, lead pistol balls, velvet sleeves, papers and a certificate of authenticity and registration. Manufacturer: United States Historical Society Model: Thomas Jefferson BBL: 5 inch round Stock: Gauge: 40 Finish: brass/silver Grips: walnut Serial Number: 63A Class: Antique Condition: Near new with slight handling/storage marks. The case is excellent. B) Thomas Jefferson Commemorative Flintlock Dueling Pistol Same as the "A" gun of this lot. Manufacturer: United States Historical Society Model: Thomas Jefferson BBL: 5 inch round Stock: Gauge: 40 Finish: brass/silver Grips: walnut Serial Number: 63B Class: Antique Condition: Near new with slight handling/storage marks.

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(BIBLE IN ENGLISH--PROSPECTUS.) Thomas, Isaiah. Large Family Bible. Search the Scriptures,

Lot 63: (BIBLE IN ENGLISH--PROSPECTUS.) Thomas, Isaiah. Large Family Bible. Search the Scriptures,

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 14, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

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

Description: (BIBLE IN ENGLISH--PROSPECTUS.) Thomas, Isaiah. Large Family Bible. Search the Scriptures, for Therein are Contained the Words of Eternal Life! 3 pages, 17 1/4 x 11 inches, on one folding sheet; partial separations at folds, worn with slight loss of text, minor foxing and dampstaining. (MRS) [Worcester, MA: Isaiah Thomas, November 1789]

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Thomas Clater RA (1789-1867) British Reading the Letter

Lot 31: Thomas Clater RA (1789-1867) British Reading the Letter

by Morgan O'Driscoll

April 20, 2015, 6:00 PM GMT

Skibbereen, Ireland

Estimated Price: €3,000 - €4,000

Description: Thomas Clater RA (1789-1867) British Reading the Letter oil on canvas signed lower right h:51  w:61 cm. Provenance: Sotheby's, London, 21st May 1998 Lot 292 Private Collection, Buckinghanshire Whyte's, Dublin 27th April 2004, Lot 124 Private Collection He first exhibited in London in 1819 at the British Institution and at the Royal Academy.Clater continued to send many pictures to the Royal Academy, British Institution, Suffolk Street Gallery, and all the principal exhibitions in the country every year up to 1863. In 1843 he was elected a fellow of the Society of British Artists. They were usually of a quietly humorous characters, scenes from domestic and provincial life, and executed in a manner based on that of the Dutch genre painters. 'Reading the Letter' depicts a young lady reading a letter to an older couple, possibly her parents with a third person behind. In the Walker Art Gallery at Liverpool there is a picture by him representing 'A Chief of Gipsies dividing Spoil with his Tribe.' Clater resided for the latter portion of his life in Chelsea. Shortly after his death his widow married Jonathan Peel.

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STANLEY (Thomas) The History of Philosophy, third edition London 1701, folio, portrait frontispiece, some water staining to fi...

Lot 327: STANLEY (Thomas) The History of Philosophy, third edition London 1701, folio, portrait frontispiece, some water staining to fi...

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £100 - £150

Description: STANLEY (Thomas) The History of Philosophy, third edition London 1701, folio, portrait frontispiece, some water staining to first leaves, somewhat browned and spotted throughout, rebacked panel calf

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Henry John Hunt (20th Century) British.

Lot 419: Henry John Hunt (20th Century) British. "Earthl

by John Nicholsons

March 28, 2015, 11:00 AM GMT

Haslemere, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £30 - £50

Description: Henry John Hunt (20th Century) British. "Earthly Paradise", Print, Signed, Unframed, 6" x 4". Provenance; Royal Society of Arts, No. 342, 'Illustration to Morris'.

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Lot 1393: Catalogue of Scientific Papers

by Kiefer Buch- und Kunstauktionen

April 24, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Pforzheim, Germany

Estimated Price: €0 - €180

Description: Catalogue of Scientific Papers (1800-1863), compiled and published by the Royal Society of London. 8 Bde. London 1867-79. 4°. Hldrbde. d. Zt. mit Kopfgoldschn. (Tls. berieb.). - Tls. leicht fleckig.

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David Lindsay Expedition

Lot 290: David Lindsay Expedition

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD40 - AUD80

Description: LINDSAY, David. An Expedition Across Australia from South to North. [London: 1889]. Extract from Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society, octavo, 24 cm, modern paper wrappers, folding map, very good copy.

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DUPAIN, Max (1911-1992)

Lot 120: DUPAIN, Max (1911-1992)

by Davidson Auctions

March 29, 2015, 12:00 PM AEDT

Annandale , Australia

Estimated Price: AUD100 - AUD200

Description: DUPAIN, Max (1911-1992) Portfolio of 5 Reproduced Photographs for Royal Blind Society. Includes 1937 Sunbaker. All hand signed. Limited issue, but edition not noted. 60x46cm (each)

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Lot of 10 Nevada history publications

Lot 6443: Lot of 10 Nevada history publications

by Holabird Western Americana

April 21, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $20

Description: Lot of 10. Eureka, Overview of Battle Mountain District, Nevada Ghost Towns, Index to the Publications of Nevada Historical Society (1907-1971), Covered Wagon Country Nevada, Stagecoach Country Nevada, Nevada Towns and Tales, etc. Please see photo. Great Nevada history lot! City: State: Nevada, Circa:

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History of Egypt

Lot 178: History of Egypt

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD300 - AUD400

Description: History of Egypt, Chaldea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria by G Maspero, edited by A H Sayce. London The Grolier Society. 1903 Complete in 13 volumes. A very good set in a uniform cloth binding with the paper label attached to the spines

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Australia; Its Scenery, Natural History, and Resources

Lot 320: Australia; Its Scenery, Natural History, and Resources

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD60 - AUD80

Description: Australia; Its Scenery, Natural History, and Resources: With a Glance at its Gold Fields [bound with] Australia and its Settlements. London: The Religious Tract Society, n.d. [1854]. Two volumes bound in one, duodecimo, 15 cm, period full leather, slight wear, lacks frontispiece plate of Sydney.

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BEWICK (Thomas) A General History of Quadrupeds, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1st edition, 1790, 8vo, illustrations, recent quarter ca...

Lot 467: BEWICK (Thomas) A General History of Quadrupeds, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1st edition, 1790, 8vo, illustrations, recent quarter ca...

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £100 - £150

Description: BEWICK (Thomas) A General History of Quadrupeds, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1st edition, 1790, 8vo, illustrations, recent quarter calf with marbled boards, generally clean; History of Birds, 3rd/4th edition 1809, 2 vols in one, rebacked with original spine laid down, signs of use; SHELDON (J P) Dairy Farming, Cassells (no date) c.1900, 4to, colour plates, worn binding (3)

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Lot 121A: Queen Elizabeth II 2006 silver proof coin collection, sixteen 1oz crowns (cased), together with History of the Royal Navy 1oz silver...

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £150 - £250

Description: Queen Elizabeth II 2006 silver proof coin collection, sixteen 1oz crowns (cased), together with History of the Royal Navy 1oz silver crowns, seventeen, cased (33)

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Lot 4944: Deutschland.

by Kiefer Buch- und Kunstauktionen

April 25, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Pforzheim, Germany

Estimated Price: €0 - €300

Description: Deutschland. Germany corrected from the Observations of the Royal Society at London and the Royal Academy at Paris. Altgrenzkolor. Kupferstichkarte v. J.Senex, 1710. 65 x 95 cm. Von 2 Platten gedruckt u. zus. gesetzt. Unt. li. gr. mytholog.-fig. Kartusche. Umfaßt das Gebiet v. Schleswig bis Norditalien, Frankreich bis Ungarn. Aufwendige Kartusche. - Falz leimschattig, vereinz. braunfl., tls. randrissig.

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Books: '' Le Morte Darthur '' by Sir Thomas Halory with 24 colour illustrations by W. Russell Flint.

Lot 329: Books: '' Le Morte Darthur '' by Sir Thomas Halory with 24 colour illustrations by W. Russell Flint.

by Dickins Auctioneers

April 3, 2015, 2:00 PM GMT

Middle Claydon, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £10 - £20

Description: Books: '' Le Morte Darthur '' by Sir Thomas Halory with 24 colour illustrations by W. Russell Flint. Published by Medici Society ltd, London. Blue cloth bound with gilt decoration to cover and lettering to spine. Together with a copy of '' The Works of Rabelais''. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson. Published by The Navarre Society, London. 1931. Blue cloth bound with gilt lettering and decoration to spine.(2)

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Lot 6438: Eight Nevada history books

by Holabird Western Americana

April 21, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $20

Description: 1) "Nevada: A History" by Robert Laxalt. Hardcover. Dust jacket has some rips. AUTOGRAPHED by Nevada's ex-Governor Laxalt. 2) "Pioneer Nevada" published by Harold's Club. Copyright 1951. Sixth printing. An oldie, but still a great way to learn about strange and little known history about this state. 3) "Western Nevada" by Glass. Tours of Western Nevada sponsored by the Historical Society. 4) "Nevada Ghost Towns" by Florin. Binding is loose. 5) "Ghost of the Glory Trail" by Murbarger. 6) "Forty Years in the Wilderness" by Hulse. 7) "This was Nevada" by Earl. 8) "That All May be One" by Avell. History of Catholic Church. City: State: Nevada, Circa:

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History.  CAVENDISH (George) The Life and Death of Thomas Wolsey, the Great Cardinal of England, Alcuin Press, Chipping Camden...

Lot 414: History. CAVENDISH (George) The Life and Death of Thomas Wolsey, the Great Cardinal of England, Alcuin Press, Chipping Camden...

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £60 - £80

Description: History. CAVENDISH (George) The Life and Death of Thomas Wolsey, the Great Cardinal of England, Alcuin Press, Chipping Camden, 1930, no.259/325, original cloth; HENDERSON (George) The Norse Influence on Celtic Scotland, Glasgow 1910, 8vo, illustrated, original cloth gilt; LUBBOCK (Sir J) Pre-Historic Times, 1869, 2nd edition, later cloth, plates (3)

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Get Healthy in Colorado Springs and Manitou (booklets)

Lot 4032: Get Healthy in Colorado Springs and Manitou (booklets)

by Holabird Western Americana

April 18, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $200 - $600

Description: 1) "Manitou, Colorado, U. S. A., Its Mineral Waters and Climate". Written by S. Edwin Solly (M. R. C. S., England, L. S. A., London; Fellow of the Royal Medico-Chirurgical Society,; Late Medical Registrar and House Surgeon to St. Thomas Hospital. Published , 1875. Printed in st. Louis by Jno.McKitrick & Co. , Book and Job Printerd, Lithographers and Stationers. Front cover has vertical fold in center, cover and pages loose from binding. Back cover missing. (9" x 6") 40 pp. 2) "The Health Resorts of Colorado Springs and Manitou. Also A Prize Article descriptive of Scenery, resources, etc." Written by Mrs. Simeon J. Dunbar. Published by The Gazette Publishing Company, Colorado Springs, Colorado. In 1883 offered a prize of one hundred dollars for an article about Colorado Springs and Manitou. "Mrs. Dunbar won the competition and it is believed that this is the most complete, compact and accurate body of practical information in print concerning these two places, which are becoming more popular every year; and that it will be of great and permanent value to all persons seeking a change of climate or proposing to visit or settle in Colorado". An interesting publication; there are some nice lithographs in the book. The cover is very worn, and top left corner of front torn at binding, back cover is missing. (7 5/8" x 5.25") 138 pp. Hand-written on cover is: E. R. Sampson, Waterbury, Conn. City: Colorado Springs / Manitou State: Colorado, Circa:

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NATURAL HISTORY: 1. Moore, Thomas: The Florist and Pomologist, and Suburban Gardener´1883. L, Kent & Co, 1883. Complete with 24 coloured lithographs. Original gilt pictorial cloth; VG+; 2. Thornton, R J: A Grammar of Botany. L. Crosby, 1814. With

Lot 31: NATURAL HISTORY: 1. Moore, Thomas: The Florist and Pomologist, and Suburban Gardener´1883. L, Kent & Co, 1883. Complete with 24 coloured lithographs. Original gilt pictorial cloth; VG+; 2. Thornton, R J: A Grammar of Botany. L. Crosby, 1814. With

by Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers

March 31, 2015, 11:00 AM GMT

Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £120 - £180

Description: NATURAL HISTORY: 1. Moore, Thomas: The Florist and Pomologist, and Suburban Gardener´1883. L, Kent & Co, 1883. Complete with 24 coloured lithographs. Original gilt pictorial cloth; VG+; 2. Thornton, R J: A Grammar of Botany. L. Crosby, 1814. With hand coloured plates. Full leather, worn and almost split; 3. Rhind, W: A History of the Vegetable Kingdom. L, Blackie, 1877, revised edition with colour plates. Half leather, gilt. G (3)

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Lot (3) Just The Right Shoe in Original boxes with COA.

Lot 1119: Lot (3) Just The Right Shoe in Original boxes with COA.

by Complete Auctions

March 28, 2015, 12:00 PM EST

Clearwater, FL, USA

Estimated Price: $40 - $50

Description: With Just the Right Shoe, Raine has designed a collection of shoe miniatures that mirrors the taste and fashion sense of woman throughout history. In this lot, we have RISING STAR, RETROACTIVE and SOCIETY SLIDE. They are all in original box with certificate of authenticity.

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Giant Swift Moth (family of Hepialidae), Original Chromolithograph, C. 1880

Lot 134: Giant Swift Moth (family of Hepialidae), Original Chromolithograph, C. 1880

by Antique Prints

April 4, 2015, 12:00 PM EST

Ocean View, DE, USA

Estimated Price: $80 - $145

Description: Original chromolithograph from The Royal Natural History artist name in plate W. Frohawk, circa 1880.

Condition Report: Excellent

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History & Directory of Needham, Mass., 1888-89 (red)

Lot 5504: History & Directory of Needham, Mass., 1888-89 (red)

by Holabird Western Americana

April 20, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $80 - $200

Description: A. E. Foss & Company. Òcontaining a complete resident, street and business directory ... also a history of the town from its first settlement to the present time.Ó Includes a table of contents, index to advertisers, and illustrated advertisements. Unlike most directories that only list the names of people in education or officers in societies, this book gives a history of each business and organization it writes about. An invaluable aid to a researcher. Paper on front and back separating from cover. Inside is bright with no issues. City: Needham State: Massachsetts, Circa:

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SIR FRANCIS SEYMOUR HAYDEN 1880-1910 Etching

Lot 407: SIR FRANCIS SEYMOUR HAYDEN 1880-1910 Etching

by The Benefit Shop Foundation Inc

April 12, 2015, 12:00 PM EST

Kisco, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $200 - $300

Description: Provenance label on back with Seymour Hayden Etching. TItled Wind Mill Hill. English slurgeon and famous printmaker. brother in law to James Whistler. Collaborated on series of etchings on The Thames. President of royal society of Painter/Etcher

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Thomas Hardy. The Writings of Thomas Hardy in Prose and

Lot 45369: Thomas Hardy. The Writings of Thomas Hardy in Prose and

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: Thomas Hardy. The Writings of Thomas Hardy in Prose and Verse, with Prefaces and Notes. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1920. Anniversary edition, one of 1,250 sets; this one unnumbered. Twenty-one octavo volumes. Bound by Brentano's in half royal blue leather over blue cloth with gilt ruling. Five raised bands on spine with gilt ornaments, ruling, and titles. Top edges gilt. Uncut page edges. Marbled endpapers. Extremities very lightly rubbed. Some shelf wear. Otherwise, near fine copies in this handsome set.

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(EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINT.) Prince, Thomas; editor. The Christian History,

Lot 118: (EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINT.) Prince, Thomas; editor. The Christian History,

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 14, 2015, 1:30 PM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $900

Description: THE FIRST RELIGIOUS MAGAZINE PUBLISHED IN AMERICA (EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINT.) Prince, Thomas; editor. The Christian History, [Containing Accounts of the Propagation and Revival of Religion.] The first 52 issues bound together with index, but without the collective title. vi, 416 pages. 8vo, modern 1/4 calf; a few pages with later inked marks. Boston, 5 March 1743 to 25 February 1744

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BACON, FRANCIS, Sir. Sylva Sylvarum; or, A Natural History.  1676

Lot 243: BACON, FRANCIS, Sir. Sylva Sylvarum; or, A Natural History. 1676

by Swann Auction Galleries

April 9, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $200 - $300

Description: BACON, FRANCIS, Sir. Sylva Sylvarum; or, A Natural History. [18], 340; [4], 32; [2], [221]-227, [1] (of [3]) pages, including engraved frontispiece portrait and additional title; lacks final blank. Folio, 293x188 mm, contemporary calf, rebacked, cover corners restored, endpapers renewed; light foxing on additional title and portrait. London: S. G. and B. Griffin for Thomas Lee, 1676

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Bookplates and Fine Prnting. NORTH LEE (Brian) British Bookplates, A Pictorial History, London [1979], author's copy with his...

Lot 406: Bookplates and Fine Prnting. NORTH LEE (Brian) British Bookplates, A Pictorial History, London [1979], author's copy with his...

by Cheffins

April 2, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Cambridge, United Kingdom

Estimated Price: £200 - £300

Description: Bookplates and Fine Prnting. NORTH LEE (Brian) British Bookplates, A Pictorial History, London [1979], author's copy with his bookplate and inscription from the President of the Bookplate Society, full morocco gilt, g.e.; TIDCOMBE (Marianne) Women Bookbinders 1880-1920, Oak Knoll Press and British Library 1996, quarter cloth; Hollingworth Papers, A Book of Samples, buckram gilt; Art Nouveau and Art Deco Bookbinding, The French Masterpieces 1880-1940, Thames and Hudson 1989; and others Bookplates and Book Production (12)

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Lot 4046: "The Lookout, Volume 1, Number 1" Music in Denver and Colorado

by Holabird Western Americana

April 18, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $100 - $300

Description: From the Denver Public Library. This is a selection of works compiled by the Denver Public Library relating to music in Colorado. Include many selections, some of which are Public School Music in Denver, History of the Musician's Society, University of Colorado Department of Music, Liszt School of Music, Lamont School of Music, History of Music Week, etc. Maybe the most important piece is the last piece which contains short biographies of some important Colorado musicians. City: Denver State: Colorado, Circa: 1927

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Lot 6426: 18 (7 different) volumes of the Churchill County Historical Society InFocus

by Holabird Western Americana

April 21, 2015, 8:00 AM PST

Reno, NV, USA

Estimated Price: $20

Description: Volumes 1-6 and volume 13, the Millennial Edition. Soda Lake, Oats park, Stillwater, Growing up in Fallon, crossing Nevada in an auto in 1914, Freight Stations along the Lincoln Highway, Paiute language, Hazen, Nevada's last lynching, women in Nevada, Lahontan Dam, Project Shoal (atomic bomb test just outside Fallon), Fremont's cannon, Berlin, Pony Express, history of Churchill County, etc. City: State: Nevada, Circa: 1987-2000

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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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1872 Business Review Sunbury PA

Lot 575: 1872 Business Review Sunbury PA

by Hassinger & Courtney Auctioneering

April 4, 2015, 9:00 AM EST

Freeburg, PA, USA

Estimated Price: $10 - $20

Description: 1872 Business Review Sunbury PA. Listing Information on the Schools, Fire Departments, Churches, Secret Societies, Railroads, Associations, Blacksmiths, Hotels, Attorneys, Clothing, Photographers, Groceries, Jewelers, and History. This lot is part of the Lifetime Collection of the Estate of Joseph Epler, Northumberland PA. This three session auction on April 1st, April 3rd, & April 4th will consist of over 1500 lots containing over 90,000 postcards, photographs, books, & other ephemera. Please view all 3 auctions

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Hans Iten RUA (1874-1930) Still Life - Roses in a Glass Vase

Lot 59: Hans Iten RUA (1874-1930) Still Life - Roses in a Glass Vase

by Morgan O'Driscoll

April 20, 2015, 6:00 PM GMT

Skibbereen, Ireland

Estimated Price: €2,000 - €3,000

Description: Hans Iten RUA (1874-1930) Still Life - Roses in a Glass Vase oil on canvas signed lower right h:43.25  w:33 cm. Provenance: Victor Waddington Galleries, Dublin (label verso) Private Collection Iten exhibited with and was closely associated with the Belfast Art Society, being elected a vice-president in 1906. He also submitted paintings to theRoyal Hibernian Academy (RHA) in Dublin, the first being displayed in 1908. In total, almost 50 of Iten's pictures appeared at the RHA during his lifetime. In addition he submitted successfully to the Society of French Artists and exhibited in several UK galleries such as: Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool; the Fine Arts Society, London; and the Royal Academy (RA).

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A W & R Carltonware child's plate, polychrome dec

Lot 194: A W & R Carltonware child's plate, polychrome dec

by Golding Young & Mawer

April 1, 2015, 10:00 AM GMT

Grantham, United Kingdom

Description: A W & R Carltonware child's plate, polychrome decorated with the nursery rhyme Jack Sprat Could Eat No Fat, predominantly in green, brown, yellow, purple and red, on a circular foot, printed mark beneath and an Arcadian Good Luck From York child's plate, 20.5cm dia. (2)

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Europa.

Lot 5111: Europa.

by Kiefer Buch- und Kunstauktionen

April 25, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Pforzheim, Germany

Estimated Price: €0 - €500

Description: Europa. Europe corrected from the Observations communicated to the Royal Society at London and the Roal Academy at Paris. Altgrenzkolor. Kupferstichkarte von J.Senex, um 1720. 63,5 x 93 cm. Mit gr. alleg. Titelkart. ob. li. u. Widmungskart. (Richard Child) u. Meilenzieger in den re. Ecken. Etw. angestaubt u. knittrig, tls. Tinten- u. Braunfl., Falz leimschattig u. tls. rissig, tls. unterl. Randeinrisse (wenige bis i.d. Darst.), 1 kl. Löchlein am Plattenrd. unt. li.

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Neumayer Australian Exploration

Lot 71: Neumayer Australian Exploration

by Sydney Rare Book Auctions

April 2, 2015, 6:00 PM AEDT

Annandale, Australia

Estimated Price: AUD300 - AUD400

Description: On A Scientific Exploration of Central Australia by Dr G Neumsyer. This is a reprint ftom the from the Proceedings Royal Society and published in London in 1868. This is a paper presented by Neumayer in an attempt to raise money to lead an expedition in search of Ludwig Leichhardt. Fronspiece map gives the proposed route from Port Denison to Perth. Ferguson 13146. Bound in morocco. A very good copy

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Royal Mail Travel Poster (1933). Stock Poster (25

Lot 86175: Royal Mail Travel Poster (1933). Stock Poster (25" X 40

by Heritage Auctions

March 28, 2015, 1:00 PM CST

Dallas, TX, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,600

Description: Royal Mail Travel Poster (1933). Stock Poster (25" X 40"). Kenneth Denton Shoesmith (1890-1929) was a member of the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolors and the British Society of Poster Designers. He exhibited widely, and was enlisted by travel carriers such as the Canadian Pacific Railway and the Royal Mail Line to enhance the allure of maritime leisure voyages in the 1920s and 1930s. A perfect example is this full-bleed stock poster, with a powerful ocean liner streaking across the sea with the greatest of ease, dazzling passengers with luxury as new shores and adventures await. This poster would have been displayed both domestically and in other countries to list dates and destinations in the language of choice. Prior to restoration, there was a tear in the right border that extended into the background, and a chip at the bottom left. Fine+ on Linen.

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Group of (12) Quaker books and ephemera, to includ

Lot 118: Group of (12) Quaker books and ephemera, to includ

by South Bay Auctions Inc

March 28, 2015, 12:00 PM EST

East Moriches, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $200 - $300

Description: Group of (12) Quaker books and ephemera, to include: ''A History of The People called Quakers...'', Volumes II and III, J. Gough, 1790, R. Jackson: Dublin, inscribed ''Nicholas Wangers book''; ''An Exposition of the Faith of the religious Society of Friends, Commonly Called Quakers,...'', T. Evans, 1828, Kimber & Sharpless and B & T Kite: Philadelphia, inscribed ''Shadrach Steere Book''; ''The Original and Present State of Man, Briefly Considered: Wherein is Shewn...By the People Called Quakers...'', J. Phipps, 1793, I. Collins: Trenton, NJ; ''A Collection of the Epistles of the Yearly Meeting of Friends in london...1675-1805...'', 1806, Cole and Hewes, inscribed ''Presented to S. G. Doal, By Mr. N. P. Collins in A.D. 1854''; ''The Blue Laws of New Haven Colony...'', R. Hinman, 1838, Tiffany & Co.: Hartford; ''History of the Religious Society of Friends, From its Rise to the Year 1828'', Volume VI, S. Janney, 1867, T. Ellwood Zell: Philadelphia; ''A Journal of the Life and Religious Labors of Richard Jordan...'', 1877, Friends' Book Store: Philadelphia, inscribed ''Olive R. Seaman''; ''The Journal of George Fox'', revised by Norman Penney, 1940, E. P. Dutton & Co.: New York, inscribed ''James Abbe Jr.''; and (3) printed pamphlets, ''The Inner Light'', M. Blackmar, ''The Spiritual Message of the Society of Friends'', H. Brinton, and ''A Quaker Meeting for Worship'', D. Steere. Provenance: Estate of James and Katherine Abbe, Long Island, New York.

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[MASSACHUSETTS - COLONIAL] HUTCHINSON, THOMAS. The History of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. Boston: Thomas & John Fleet,...

Lot 13: [MASSACHUSETTS - COLONIAL] HUTCHINSON, THOMAS. The History of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. Boston: Thomas & John Fleet,...

by Doyle New York

April 15, 2015, 10:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $150 - $250

Description: [MASSACHUSETTS - COLONIAL] HUTCHINSON, THOMAS. The History of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. Boston: Thomas & John Fleet, 1764. First edition. Two volumes; With A Collection of the Original Papers relative to the History of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. Boston: Fleet, 1769. Each bound in contemporary reverse calf, green boxes. 8 x 5 inches (20.5 x 13 cm); 566, 539, 576. Boards detached, stamp to title and verso, detached leaves, prelims of volume 2 detached and worn with losses to title page, lacking board to volume 3, the lot sold with all faults. Evans 9705; Together with The Town and Country Officer: or and abridgement of the Laws of the Province of Massachusetts-Bay. Boston: Fleet, 1768. Contemporary calf backed boards. Stamped and worn. C The New York City Bar Association

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Thomas Carlyle. The Works of Thomas Carlyle in Thirty V

Lot 45368: Thomas Carlyle. The Works of Thomas Carlyle in Thirty V

by Heritage Auctions

April 8, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

New York, NY, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: Thomas Carlyle. The Works of Thomas Carlyle in Thirty Volumes. The Centenary Edition. London: Chapman and Hall Limited, 1897-1899. A complete set, including: Sartor Resartus: The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdrockh, The French Revolution: A History (Vols. I - III), Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeships and Travels (Vols. I - II), The Life of Friedrich Schiller, Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History, Oliver Cromwell's Letters and Speeches (Vols. I - IV), Past and Present, The Life of John Sterling, History of Friedrich II of Prussia Called Frederick the Great (Vols. I - VIII), Latter Day Pamphlets, German Romance: Translations from the German (Vols. I - II), [and:] Critical and Miscellaneous Essays (Vols. I - V). Octavo. Uniformly bound in full leather with gilt titles and decoration on covers and spines. Raised bands on spines. Top edges of all volumes gilt. Tails and fore-edges untrimmed. Light rubbing and soiling on covers and spines, some with gilt affected and slightly scuffed; also, sunning on spines. Light browning and soiling along edges. Marbled endpapers have some offsetting from leather bindings. Frontis portraits in 28 volumes, of which 24 are not accompanied by tissue guards, thus causing offsetting onto title pages. Scattered foxing around top edges and gutters of pages. Textblocks are slightly over-opened in some places. Else, a near fine set. From the Pre-Raphaelite Collection of William E. Fredeman.

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Lot 3971: Archer,T.

by Kiefer Buch- und Kunstauktionen

April 25, 2015, 11:00 AM CET

Pforzheim, Germany

Estimated Price: €0 - €150

Description: Archer,T. Pictures and Royal Portraits, illustrative of English and Scottish history. From the introduction of christianity to the present time. 2 Bde. London u.a., Blackie (1880). 4°. Mit gest. Titel u. 68 Stahlst.-Taf. X S., 1 Bl., 184 S.; VIII S., 1 Bl., 171 S. Hldrbde. d. Zt. (Tls. etw. berieb.). - Etw. stockfleckig.

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