Sale 477: Fine & Rare Books with Fine Literature

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Datum der Auktion: 12.04.2012

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The Comic History of England

Title: The Comic History of England Author: A'Beckett, Gilbert Abbott Place: London Publisher: Bradbury, Agnew & Co. Date: No date Description: xviii, 304 pp. 20 hand-color plates of drawings by John Leech. 21.2x13.5 cm. (8¼x5¼"), half morocco and boards, gilt-lettered and decorated spine, all edges

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 80 $ - 120 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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The Spectator

Title: The Spectator Author: Addison, Joseph & Richard Steele, et al Place: London Publisher: C. Bathurst, et al Date: 1775 Description: 8 volumes. Engraved vignette on each title page. (8vo) period full calf, spines gilt, red and black labels. Bookplates of Alexander Randall and Laurance Irving

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Soviet Cinema

Title: Soviet Cinema Author: Arossev, A., editor Place: Moscow Publisher: [Voks] Date: 1935 Description: [326] pp. Illustrations from film stills throughout. (4to) 26x19 cm. (10¼x7½"), red cloth and pictorial boards. First Edition. Rare work on the State-controlled Soviet film industry. The plate

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Four art books - each signed by the artist

Title: Four art books - each signed by the artist Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Hofmann, Hans. Search for the Real and Other Essays. Cloth. Signed by Hofmann on verso of front free endpaper. Some wear and soiling. [1948]. * Oskar Kokoschka: A

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Four art books - each signed by the artist

Title: Four art books - each signed by the artist Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Onslow-Ford, Gordon. Painting in the Instant. Boards, dust jacket. Signed by the artist on the half title with an original drawing. [1964]. * Bates, Kenneth

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 600 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Shi Liao Xun Kan [Journal of Historical Sources

Title: Shi Liao Xun Kan [Journal of Historical Sources] Author: Archive department of the Palace Museum Place: Beiping [Beijing] Publisher: Printed by Jin Hua Printing House Date: 1930-1931 Description: 38 (of 40) issues (missing the last 2). Stitched-binding, on double leaves, wrappers. 25.5x15.5

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Tung-ching-ch'êng: Report on the excavation of the site of the capital of...

Title: Tung-ching-ch'êng: Report on the excavation of the site of the capital of P'o-hai Author: Harada, Yoshito, et al. Place: Tokyo Publisher: Toa-koko-gakukwai, or the Far-Eastern archaeological Society Date: 1939 Description: Text in English and Japanese with some Russian. Plates throughout from

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Yong Le Da Dian Ben Shui Jin Zhu [Commentary on “ The Waterways Classic...

Title: Yong Le Da Dian Ben Shui Jin Zhu [Commentary on “ The Waterways Classic” taken from “The Encyclopedia of the Young Le Era”] Author: Li Dao Yuan (d. 527) Place: Shanghai Publisher: The Commercial Press Date: 1935 Description: 8 fascicules in 1 chemise, closed with the traditional Chinese

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 800 $ - 1.200 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Gao Lan Xian Xu Zhi [Gao Lan County Chronicle

Title: Gao Lan Xian Xu Zhi [Gao Lan County Chronicle] Author: Qin Weiyue, Huang Jing, Lu Zhitian & Zhang Tingxun Place: Gao Lan, Gan Su Province, China Publisher: Gao Lan Shu Yuan [The Academy of Gao Lan] Date: 1847 Description: A complete set, 12 volumes in total, bound in 4 fascicules

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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The Kokka: An Illustrated Monthly Journal of the Fine and Applied Arts of...

Title: The Kokka: An Illustrated Monthly Journal of the Fine and Applied Arts of Japan and Other Eastern Countries Author: ** Place: Tokyo Publisher: The Kokka Co. Date: 1890-1951 Description: Approx. 250 issues, including a few duplicates. Broken run, No. 6 (March 1890) to No. 715 (Oct. 1951

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 800 $ - 1.200 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Nan Zhao Ye Shi Shang [An Unofficial History of Nan Zhao Kingdom: Volume One

Title: Nan Zhao Ye Shi Shang [An Unofficial History of Nan Zhao Kingdom: Volume One] Author: Yang Shen; revised by Hu Wei Place: Yunna, China Publisher: Yunna Bookstore Date: During Reign of Emperor Guan Xu (1875-1908) Description: Stitched-binding, on double leaves. 24.5x15.7 cm. (9¾x6¼"). A

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 150 $ - 250 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Ying-Ch'êng-Tzu: The Han Brick-Tomb with Fresco-Paintings, &c., near...

Title: Ying-Ch'êng-Tzu: The Han Brick-Tomb with Fresco-Paintings, &c., near Chien-Mu-Ch'êng-J, South Manchuria Author: ** Place: Ryojun (Port Arthur) Publisher: Kwanto Government Museum Date: 1934 Description: Text in Japanese by Osami Mori & Hiroshi Naito, with English resume by Kosaku Hamada

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 150 $ - 250 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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The Pet Lamb, in Rhythm, intended as an Innocent Exercise for the Memory of...

Title: The Pet Lamb, in Rhythm, intended as an Innocent Exercise for the Memory of Children. To which are added, The Ladder of Learning, and The Robin. Author: B., J. Place: London Publisher: William Darton Date: [c. 1824] Description: 36 pp. 12 hand-colored copperplate engravings on 6 inserted

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 600 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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The Universal Etymological English Dictionary: In two parts: containing I...

Title: The Universal Etymological English Dictionary: In two parts: containing I. An additional collection… II. An orthographical dictionary, shewing both the orthography and orthoepia of the English language. Volume II Author: Bailey, N[athaniel] Place: London Publisher: T. Cox Date: 1727

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Mother Goose in Prose

Title: Mother Goose in Prose Author: Baum, L. Frank Place: London Publisher: Duckworth & Co. Date: [1899] Description: 265 pp. Illustrated title page and 12 full page black & white plates by Maxfield Parrish. (4to) 28x22.5 cm. (11x9") original tan cloth, illustration on front cover in red, blue

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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The Wonderful Game of Oz

Title: The Wonderful Game of Oz Author: ** Place: Salem, Massachusetts Publisher: Parker Brothers Date: after 1922 Description: Folding color pictorial game board; 8 page rule booklet; wooden dice cup; six wooden dice or "turnings" (each spelling on the sides the word W-I-Z-A-R-D); four turned wood

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Uebersetzung der Algemeinen Welthistorie die in Engeland durch eine...

Title: Uebersetzung der Algemeinen Welthistorie die in Engeland durch eine Geselschaft von Gelehrten ausgefertigt worden. Neunzehnter Theil [Zwanzigster Theil] Author: Baumgarten, Siegmund Jakob Place: Halle Publisher: Johann Justinus Gebaue Date: 1759 Description: 2 volumes in 1. 45, [1], 703; 30

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 600 $ - 900 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Biblia, det er, Den gantske Hellige Skrifft, paa Danske, igen offuerseet oc...

Title: Biblia, det er, Den gantske Hellige Skrifft, paa Danske, igen offuerseet oc Prentet effter Salige oc Høylofflige ihukommelse, Kong Frederichs den II Befalning. Met Register, Alle D. Lutheri Fortaler Author: ** Place: Copenhagen Publisher: Matz Vingaardt Date: 1589 Description: [21], 535, 226

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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The Holy Bible...With Illustrations by Gustave Doré

Title: The Holy Bible...With Illustrations by Gustave Doré Author: ** Place: London Publisher: Cassell, Petter, and Galpin Date: [no date, late 19th century] Description: 2 volumes. [viii], 644; viii, 645-878, [iv], 163, [1], [iv], 279 pp. 220 full-page woodcut illustrations by Gustave Doré. (Folio

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 800 $ - 1.200 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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La Sainte Bible, Qui Contient le Vieux et le Nouveau Testament

Title: La Sainte Bible, Qui Contient le Vieux et le Nouveau Testament Author: ** Place: Neufchatel Publisher: Abraham Boyve Date: 1744 Description: 2 volumes. [4], viii, [2], 707; 276, 366, 145, [1] pp. 5 engraved folding maps, 1 engraved fold plan (Temple of Solomon); several engraved vignettes

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Novum Testamentum Domini Nostri Jesu Christi [with] Epistolae Sanctoru...

Title: Novum Testamentum Domini Nostri Jesu Christi [with] Epistolae Sanctoru Postolorum et Apocalypsis Author: ** Place: Frankfurt Publisher: Thomas Fritsch Date: 1714 Description: 2 volumes bound as 1. Translated from the English by Jean Le Clerc. [xii], 600; [ii], 724, [12] pp. (Folio) 31.5x21

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 600 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Mr. Justice Holmes

Title: Mr. Justice Holmes Author: Biddle, Francis Place: New York Publisher: Scribner's Date: 1942 Description: 214 pp. (8vo) blue cloth, dust jacket, custom cloth drop-back box with gilt spine. First Edition. Inscribed by the author to Nathan Hamburger, dated 1943. Lot Amendments Condition: Box

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Chinese Pictures: Notes on Photographs Made In China

Title: Chinese Pictures: Notes on Photographs Made In China Author: Bishop, Mrs. J.F. Place: New York Publisher: Charles L. Bowman & Co. Date: c. 1900 Description: 128 pp. Illustrations from photographs. 19.3x16 cm. (7½x6¼") original blue cloth stamped in gilt and black. First Edition. Photographs

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Songs of Innocence

Title: Songs of Innocence Author: Blake, William Place: [London] Publisher: [Ernest Benn] Date: [1926] Description: Facsimile printed in colors on Japan vellum. (Small 4to) 25x18 cm. (9¾x7"), original black cloth stamped in gilt, dust jacket. Bookplate of Aurelia Henry Reinhardt. Lot Amendments

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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The Works of Jacob Behmen, the Teutonic Theosopher

Title: The Works of Jacob Behmen, the Teutonic Theosopher Author: Boehme, Jacob Place: London Publisher: Joseph Richardson Date: 1763 Description: [8], 195, [37], 120, 160, 32 pp. With 15 copper-engraved plates. (4to) 25.5x20.4 cm. (10¼x8"), 20th century buckram. Later issued with a cancel

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 600 $ - 900 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Geschichte der Buchdruckerkunst der Frühdruck

Title: Geschichte der Buchdruckerkunst der Frühdruck Author: Bogeng, G[ustav] A[dolf] E[rich] Place: Dresden / Berlin Publisher: Demeter Date: 1930-1941 Description: 2 volumes in 3. Illustrations throughout, may in color, several double page. (Folio) 34.5x24.5 cm. (14x9½") modern blue cloth. First

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other...

Title: The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, According to the Use of The Church of England: Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, Pointed as they are to be sung or said in Churches: And the Form or Manner of Making

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 100 $ - 150 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Boswell for the Defence, 1769-1774

Title: Boswell for the Defence, 1769-1774 Author: Boswell, James Place: London Publisher: William Heinemann Date: 1960 Description: (Large 8vo) vellum backed cloth, slipcase. No. 219 of 350 copies. From the Yale edition of the Private Papers of James Boswell. Lot Amendments Condition: Some wear to

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Boswell in Holland, 1763-1764

Title: Boswell in Holland, 1763-1764 Author: Boswell, James Place: London Publisher: William Heinemann Date: 1952 Description: (Large 8vo) vellum backed cloth, slipcase. No. 737 of 1050 copies. From the Yale edition of the Private Papers of James Boswell. Lot Amendments Condition: Some wear to

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 150 $ - 250 $

Datum: 12.04.2012

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Boswell in Search of a Wife, 1766-1769

Title: Boswell in Search of a Wife, 1766-1769 Author: Boswell, James Place: London Publisher: William Heinemann Date: 1957 Description: (Large 8vo) vellum backed cloth, slipcase. No. 312 of 400 copies. From the Yale edition of the Private Papers of James Boswell. Lot Amendments Condition: Some wear

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 12.04.2012