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Datum der Auktion: 21.06.2012

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Two notebooks containing manuscript abstracts of lectures on the natural...

Title: Two notebooks containing manuscript abstracts of lectures on the natural sciences, paleontology, geology and related subjects given by Louis Agassiz Author: Leonard, Eliza B. Place: Cambridge, Mass. Publisher: Date: 1860-61 Description: Two notebooks. 144 & 288 pp. Handwritten in brown ink

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 3.000 $ - 5.000 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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The Fly-Fisher's Entomology. Illustrated by Coloured Representations of the...

Title: The Fly-Fisher's Entomology. Illustrated by Coloured Representations of the Natural and Artificial Insect. And Accompanied by a few Observations and Instructions relative to Trout-and-Grayling Fishing. Author: Ronalds, Alfred Place: London Publisher: Longman, Rees, et al. Date: 1836

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Schätzpreis: 600 $ - 900 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Doctrina politica in genuinam methodum, quæ est Aristotelis, reducta, & ex...

Title: Doctrina politica in genuinam methodum, quæ est Aristotelis, reducta, & ex probatissimis quibusque philosophis, oratoribus, jurisconsultis, historicis, &c. breviter comportata & explicata Author: Arnisaeus, Henning Place: Amsterdam Publisher: Apud Ludovicum Elzevirium Date: 1643 Description

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Schätzpreis: 700 $ - 1.000 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Het ryck der goden, onder den eenige waare God. in veel heerlijke...

Title: Het ryck der goden, onder den eenige waare God. in veel heerlijke vertooningen van goddelijke bewijsen; naturelijke speculatien; politijke bedenkingen; aanmerkelijke geschiedenissen... Author: Aysma, Johannes Place: Amsterdam Publisher: Timotheus ten Hoorn Date: 1686 Description: [42], 764

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Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Inscribed photograph of Josephine Baker

Title: Inscribed photograph of Josephine Baker Author: Baker, Josephine Place: Publisher: Date: 1936 Description: Black & white photograph, 10x7½". Studio image of the beautiful Josephine Baker, photographed by Murray Korman, N.Y. Inscribed in blue ink by Ms. Baker: "To Mr. James Dawson, with best

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 700 $ - 1.000 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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The Works of Jacob Behmen, The Teutonic Theosopher...with Figures...

Title: The Works of Jacob Behmen, The Teutonic Theosopher...with Figures, illustrating his Principles, left by the Reverend William Law, M.A. Author: Behmen, Jacob Place: London Publisher: M. Richardson Date: 1764-1781 Description: 4 vols. xxiiii, [2] 269, [7], 301, [20], [1]; [8], 195, [34], [3

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Schätzpreis: 3.000 $ - 5.000 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Ethiopian Coptic Bible, hand-written in the Ge’ez script, with leather...

Title: Ethiopian Coptic Bible, hand-written in the Ge’ez script, with leather traveling case Author: ** Place: Ethiopia Publisher: Date: [mid 19th century?] Description: 170 total vellum leaves containing approximately 332 pages of hand-written text in red and black ink. Approximately 5½x4¼

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Schätzpreis: 700 $ - 1.000 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Die 92 Holzschnitte der Lübecker Bibel aus dem Jahre 1494 von einem...

Title: Die 92 Holzschnitte der Lübecker Bibel aus dem Jahre 1494 von einem unbekannten Meister Author: Wahl, Hanz, editor Place: Weimar Publisher: Gustav Kiepenheuer Date: 1917 Description: Title-page + 90 leaves printed on rectos only, each with a reproduction of a woodcut illustration (all but 1

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Schätzpreis: 600 $ - 900 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Beständiger und Gründtlicher Bericht uber das vermeinte Christliche...

Title: Beständiger und Gründtlicher Bericht uber das vermeinte Christliche Bedencken, welches unter dem Namen des Duchleuchtigen Hochgebornen Fürsten und Herren, Herrn Ernst Friedrichen, Marggrauen zu Baden und Hochberg ..., wider die Christliche Formulam Concordiæ, und deroselben einuerleibte

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Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Boone and Crockett Club's 22nd [23rd] Big Game Awards

Title: Boone and Crockett Club's 22nd [23rd] Big Game Awards Author: Place: Missoula, Montana Publisher: Boone and Crockett Club Date: 1995 & 1998 Description: 2 volumes, including: Boone and Crockett Club’s 22nd Big Game Awards, 1992-94. Edited by Jack and Susan Reneau. No. 55 of 100 copies, with

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 10 $ - 100 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Bernard Buffet, Lithographs 1952-1966

Title: Bernard Buffet, Lithographs 1952-1966 Author: Mourlot, Fernand, compiler Place: New York Publisher: Tudor Publishing Company Date: [1968] Description: 177 pp. 66 color plates, 10 original lithographs. 12½x9¾. Illustrated wrappers, clear acetate with "Bernard Buffet" printed in white on spine

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Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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A Plain and Literal Translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments, now...

Title: A Plain and Literal Translation of the Arabian Nights Entertainments, now entitled: The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night [and] Supplemental Nights to the Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night Author: Burton, Richard F., translator Place: Benares Publisher: Kamashastra Society for

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Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Memoirs of the reigns of Francis II. and Charles IX. of France. Containing...

Title: Memoirs of the reigns of Francis II. and Charles IX. of France. Containing A Particular Account of the Three First Civil Wars Raised and Carried on by the Huguenots in that Kingdom... Author: Castelnau, Michel de, sieur de la Mauvissière Place: London Publisher: Date: 1724 Description: [13

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Schätzpreis: 150 $ - 250 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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The Jerusalem Windows

Title: The Jerusalem Windows Author: Chagall, Marc Place: [New York] Publisher: George Braziller Date: [1962] Description: 210, [1] pp. With two original color lithographs by Marc Chagall created especially for the book; illustrations in color throughout reproducing preliminary and finished drawings

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Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Basilika. The Works of King Charles The Martyr: With a Collection of...

Title: Basilika. The Works of King Charles The Martyr: With a Collection of Declarations, Treaties, and Other Papers Concerning the Differences Betwixt His Said Majesty and His Two Houses of Parliament. With the History of His Life; and also of his Tryal and Martyrdome Author: Charles I, King of

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Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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The Hunger Games

Title: The Hunger Games Author: Collins, Suzanne Place: New York Publisher: Scholastic Press Date: [2008] Description: Boards stamped in gilt, jacket. First Edition. First book in the author's immensely popular Hunger Games Trilogy. Lot Amendments Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket, unread and

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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The Works of William Congreve

Title: The Works of William Congreve Author: Congreve, William Place: London Publisher: J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper Date: 1753 Description: 3 volumes. Several engraved plates. (12mo) 16.7x9.5 cm. (6½x3¾"), period full calf. Sixth Edition. Lot Amendments Condition: Extremities worn, joints

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Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Illustrations of Anglo-Saxon Poetry

Title: Illustrations of Anglo-Saxon Poetry Author: Conybeare, John Josias Place: London Publisher: Harding and Lepard Date: 1826 Description: viii, xcvi, 286, [2] pp. (8vo) 22.8x15.5 cm. (9x6¼") original boards, rebacked with original spine cloth laid down, paper spine label. First Edition. Edited

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Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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The Muses Library or a Series of English Poetry from the Saxons to the...

Title: The Muses Library or a Series of English Poetry from the Saxons to the Reign of King Charles II Author: [Cooper (Mrs. Elizabeth) and Wm. Oldys] Place: London Publisher: J. Wilcox, T. Green, et al Date: 1737 Description: Volume 1 only [all published]. xvi, 400 pp. (8vo) period full calf with

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Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 600 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Inquiries into the Origin and Progress of the Science of Heraldry in England

Title: Inquiries into the Origin and Progress of the Science of Heraldry in England Author: Dallaway, James Place: Gloucester Publisher: T. Cadell Date: 1793 Description: [4], xiii, [1], 424, [4], cxii pp. 27 engraved plates, including 8 hand-colored, folding leaf of genealogical tables. (4to

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Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication

Title: The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication Author: Darwin, Charles Place: New York Publisher: Orange Judd Date: [1868] Description: 2 vols. [2], 494 + [10] ad; 568 + [8] ad pp. Preface by Professor Asa Gray. (8vo), original green cloth, spines lettered in gilt. First American

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Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Two works by Charles Darwin

Title: Two works by Charles Darwin Author: Darwin, Charles Place: New York Publisher: D. Appleton & Company Date: 1896 Description: Includes: Journal of Researches into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries Visited During the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle Round the World. * Geological

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Schätzpreis: 150 $ - 250 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Autograph Letter, signed, on Kensington Palace stationery

Title: Autograph Letter, signed, on Kensington Palace stationery Author: Diana, Princess of Wales Place: Kensington Palace Publisher: Date: July 1, 1988 Description: Autograph Letter, signed. 2 pp. on a single sheet of Kensington Palace stationery. 19x12 cm. (7½x4¾"). The Princess writes to "Simon

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Autograph Note, signed, on Harrod's Gift Voucher folder

Title: Autograph Note, signed, on Harrod's Gift Voucher folder Author: Diana, Princess of Wales Place: No place Publisher: Date: No date Description: Autograph Note, signed, on Harrods department store gift voucher folder. Stiff card, 10x21 cm. (4x8¼") when folded. Card from the Princess of Wales

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Schätzpreis: 1.200 $ - 1.800 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Official Royal Family Christmas Card, signed by Diana

Title: Official Royal Family Christmas Card, signed by Diana Author: Diana, Princess of Wales Place: London Publisher: Date: 1990 Description: Christmas Card, signed. Royal arms on front, printed message and family photograph inside. 15.2x20.3 cm. (6x8") when folding. Photograph of Prince Charles

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.000 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Letania Lauretana de la Virgen Santissima, expressada en cinquenta y ocho...

Title: Letania Lauretana de la Virgen Santissima, expressada en cinquenta y ocho estampas, è ilustrada con devotas meditaciones y oraciones Author: Dornn, Francisco Xavier Place: Valencia Publisher: por la viuda de Joseph de Orga Date: 1768 Description: [10], 130 pp. With 58 woodcut plates (57

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Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 600 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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The Baronage of England, or An Historical Account of the Lives and most...

Title: The Baronage of England, or An Historical Account of the Lives and most Memorable Actions of Our English Nobility Author: Dugdale, William Place: London Publisher: Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Abel Roper, John Martin, and Henry Herringman Date: 1675-1676 Description: 3 volumes in 1. [12

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Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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The Dutch Treat Club 1936

Title: The Dutch Treat Club 1936 Author: ** Place: [New York?] Publisher: [Beck Engraving Company] Date: 1936 Description: [98] pp. plus endpapers. Illustrated with drawings and photographs, plus illustrated paste downs. 19x19 cm. (7½x7½"), octagonal shaped book bound in black cloth-backed boards

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Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Specimens of the Early English Poets, to Which is Prefixed an Historical...

Title: Specimens of the Early English Poets, to Which is Prefixed an Historical Sketch of the Rise and Progress of the English Poetry and Language Author: Ellis, George Place: London Publisher: G. and W. Nicol Date: 1801 Description: 3 volumes. (8vo) 18.3x12 cm. (7¼x4¾") full tree calf, spines gilt

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 21.06.2012

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Group of English prose and poetry

Title: Group of English prose and poetry Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: The Works of the Most Celebrated Minor Poets. 2 volumes. Full calf. London: F. Cogan, 1749. * Ritson, Joseph. Ancient Songs and Ballads, from the Reign of King Henry the

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 21.06.2012