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Datum der Auktion: 02.06.2016

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Mexico, and The United States: Their Mutual Relations and Common Interests

Title: Mexico, and The United States: Their Mutual Relations and Common Interests Author: Abbot, Gorham Place: New York Publisher: G.P. Putnam & Son Date: 1869 Description: xvi, 391 pp. illustrated with tissue guarded frontispiece and additional steel engraved plate, two color maps, one fold-out

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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An Essay on Electricity; in which the Theory and Practice of that Useful...

Title: An Essay on Electricity; in which the Theory and Practice of that Useful Science, are Illustrated by a Variety of Experiments, Arranged in a Methodical Manner. To Which is Added, an Essay on Magnetism. Author: Adams, George Place: London Publisher: Printed for and sold by the Author at Tycho

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Works of the Late Right Honorable Joseph Addison, Esq. - With a...

Title: The Works of the Late Right Honorable Joseph Addison, Esq. - With a Manuscript Document, Signed by Addison Author: Addison, Joseph Place: London Publisher: Jacob Tonson Date: 1721 Description: 4 volumes. xxi, [3], 559; [8], 583; 623; 594, [17] pp. Illustrated with steel engraved frontispiece

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 600 $ - 900 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Fables of Aesop

Title: The Fables of Aesop Author: Aesop Place: Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton Date: 1909 Description: Not paginated. Illustrated by Edward J. Detmold with 25 tipped-in color plates to accompany each fable. (4to) bound in publisher's original brown cloth with stamped gilt lettering to spine and

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Alcoholics Anonymous: The Story of How Many Thousands of Men and Women Have...

Title: Alcoholics Anonymous: The Story of How Many Thousands of Men and Women Have Recovered from Alcoholism Author: [Wilson, William (Bill W.)] Place: New York Publisher: Works Publishing Company Date: 1950 Description: viii, [2], 400 pp. (8vo) original dark blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 3.000 $ - 5.000 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Little Men [&] Silver Pitchers

Title: Little Men [&] Silver Pitchers Author: Alcott, Louisa May Place: Boston Publisher: Roberts Brothers Date: 1871 & 1876 Description: 2 volumes. (8vo) original cloth bindings. Each housed in a custom red morocco-backed slipcase and chemise, slipcase spines lettered in gilt. First Editions. The

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Magnificent Desolation: Images from the Apollo 11 Lunar Mission with the...

Title: Magnificent Desolation: Images from the Apollo 11 Lunar Mission with the Words of Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Author: Aldrin, Buzz Place: Reno, NV Publisher: Jack Bacon & Company Date: 2009 Description: (Small 4to), silver leather and black cloth. No. 91 of 500 numbered copies. First, and only

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Dialogue of the Dogs

Title: The Dialogue of the Dogs Author: Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de Place: Kentfield, CA Publisher: Allen Press Date: 1969 Description: Translated by Walter Kelly. Illustrated with ornamental borders by Mallette Dean, plus initials from 15th century woodcuts. The type face is Goudy Thirty, hand

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Salmon Rivers and Lochs of Scotland - Zane Grey's Copy

Title: The Salmon Rivers and Lochs of Scotland - Zane Grey's Copy Author: Calderwood, W.L. Place: London Publisher: Edward Arnold Date: 1909 Description: x, 442 pp. 4 color plates; 34 black & white plates (8 photogravures); 18 maps. (4to) 25x19 cm (9¾x7½"), tan and green cloth, gilt spine, gilt top

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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My Life as an Angler

Title: My Life as an Angler Author: Henderson, William Place: London Publisher: William Satchell & Co. Date: 1880 Description: xiv, 349 pp. Illustrated. (8vo) 18.5x12.5 cm (7¼x5") period three-quarter brown morocco and marbled boards, spine gilt, top edge gilt. "New Edition." With a mounted

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 250 $ - 350 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Book of the Black Bass Comprising its Complete Scientific and Life History...

Title: Book of the Black Bass Comprising its Complete Scientific and Life History Together with a Practical Treatise on Angling and Fly Fishing and a Full Description of Tools, Tackle and Implements Author: Henshall, James A. Place: Cincinnati Publisher: Robert Clarke & Co. Date: 1881 Description

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Art of Angling: How and Where to Catch Fish

Title: The Art of Angling: How and Where to Catch Fish Author: Holberton, Wakeman Place: New York Publisher: Dick & Fitzgerald Date: [1887] Description: 96 pp. Woodcut illustrations. (8vo) 20x13 cm (8x5¼") period three-quarter red morocco and marbled boards, spine gilt, all edges marbled. No. 2 of

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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An Angler's Rambles

Title: An Angler's Rambles Author: Jesse, Edward Place: London Publisher: John Van Voorst Date: 1836 Description: [viii], 318 pp. (8vo) 19.5x12 cm (7¾x4¼") later three-quarter red morocco and marbled boards, spine gilt, top edge gilt. First Edition. A classic angling text, also includes a section on

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 200 $ - 300 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Angler's Guide, Being a Complete Practical Treatise on Angling...

Title: The Angler's Guide, Being a Complete Practical Treatise on Angling: Containing the Whole Art of Trolling, Bottom and Float-Fishing, and Trimmer-Angling, for Sea, River, and Pond Fish... Author: Salter, Thomas Frederick Place: London Publisher: Printed for the Author by Haines and Turner Date

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man's Recreations...With The Lives of...

Title: The Complete Angler, or Contemplative Man's Recreations...With The Lives of the Authors, and Notes Historical, Critical, and Explanatory. By Sir John Hawkins Author: Walton, Izaak & Charles Cotton Place: London Publisher: John, Francis, and Charles Rivington Date: 1784 Description: lxxxii

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation...

Title: The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative Man's Recreation... Author: Walton, Izaak Place: London & [Philadelphia] Publisher: Freemantle & Company & J.B. Lippincott Date: 1902 Description: 2 volumes. Illustrated with etchings by William Strang and D.Y. Cameron. (Large 8vo) original green

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 700 $ - 1.000 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Compleat Angler. The Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert, & Sanderson

Title: The Compleat Angler. The Lives of Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert, & Sanderson Author: Walton, Izaak Place: London Publisher: Nonesuch Press Date: 1929 Description: Nine drawings and two seals by Thomas Poulton colored in pochoir, and five portraits engraved on copper by Charles Sigrist. (8vo

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Moby-Dick; or, The Whale

Title: Moby-Dick; or, The Whale Author: Melville, Herman Place: San Francisco Publisher: Arion Press Date: 1979 Description: Illustrated with wood engravings by Barry Moser. (Folio) 38x25 cm (15x10"), finely bound in a custom full morocco pictorial binding in various colors depicting the harpooned

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 15.000 $ - 25.000 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Orlando Furioso di M. Ludovico Ariosto Tutto Ricorretto, & di Nuoue Figure...

Title: Orlando Furioso di M. Ludovico Ariosto Tutto Ricorretto, & di Nuoue Figure Adornato, con le Annotationi, gli Auuertimenti, & le Dichiarationi di Ieronimo Ruscelli... Author: Ariosto, Lodovico Place: Venice Publisher: Vincenzio Valgrisi Date: 1565 Description: [xii], 3-654, [32] pp. Lacking

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Orlando Furioso di M. Ludovico Ariosto Tutto Ricorretto, & di Nuoue Figure...

Title: Orlando Furioso di M. Ludovico Ariosto Tutto Ricorretto, & di Nuoue Figure Adornato, con le Annotationi, gli Auuertimenti, & le Dichiarationi di Jeronimo Ruscelli... Author: Ariosto, Lodovico Place: Venice Publisher: Felice Valgrissi Date: 1603 Description: [xvi], 654, [32] pp. Title with

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.000 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Gomotsu Jodai Senshokumon: Textile Fabrics of the Sixth, Seventh and Eighth...

Title: Gomotsu Jodai Senshokumon: Textile Fabrics of the Sixth, Seventh and Eighth Centuries A.D. in the Imperial Household Collection Author: Place: Tokyo Publisher: Imperial Household Museum Date: 1929 Description: 2 volumes. Illustrated with color plates with 150 examples of textile fabrics, each

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Alt-Orientalische Teppiche: Herausgegeben vom Osterreichischen Museum für...

Title: Alt-Orientalische Teppiche: Herausgegeben vom Osterreichischen Museum für Kunst und Industrie Author: Sarre, Friedrich & Hermann Trenkwald Place: Vienna and Leipzig Publisher: Anton Schroll & Co. / Karl W. Hiersemann Date: 1926-28 Description: 2 volumes. 21, [2], plus 60 plates interleaved

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Tapis d'Orient: Publiés sous les Auspices du Ministére des Cultes et de...

Title: Tapis d'Orient: Publiés sous les Auspices du Ministére des Cultes et de l'Instruction Publique par le Musée Commercial Imp. Roy. Autrichien Author: Place: Vienna Publisher: K.K. Österreichischen Handels-Museum Date: 1892-96 Description: 2 volumes bound from the original parts. iv, xxxxiii

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Collection of 82 hand-colored lithographed plates after John James & John...

Title: Collection of 82 hand-colored lithographed plates after John James & John Woodhouse Audubon, from the octavo edition of The Quadrupeds of North America Author: Audubon, John James & John Woodhouse Audubon Place: New York Publisher: V.G. Audubon Date: 1854 Description: Plates are loose in

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 800 $ - 1.200 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Collection of 202 hand-colored lithographed plates from the octavo edition...

Title: Collection of 202 hand-colored lithographed plates from the octavo edition Audubon's "The Birds of America, From Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories" Author: Audubon, John James Place: New York & Philadelphia Publisher: Various publishers Date: c.1840-1871 Description

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 5.000 $ - 8.000 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Lord John Signatures

Title: Lord John Signatures Author: Place: Northridge, CA Publisher: Lord John Press Date: 1991 Description: xi, [3], 75, [4] pp. Introduction by Stephen King. Illustrated from photographs and facsimiles. (Oblong 4to) navy blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt. No. 107 of 400 numbered copies. No

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Lord John Film Festival

Title: Lord John Film Festival Author: Yellin, Herb, editor Place: Northridge, CA Publisher: Lord John Press Date: 2006 Description: Illustrations throughout in color and black & white. (4to) original leather-backed cloth, slipcase. Copy No. 142 of 174 numbered copies from a total edition of 200

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 500 $ - 800 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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The Works of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban, and Lord...

Title: The Works of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban, and Lord High Chancellor of England Author: Bacon, Francis Place: London Publisher: J. Rivington and Sons, et al Date: 1778 Description: 5 volumes. Four copper-engraved frontispieces. (4to) 30x24 cm (11¾x9½") period calf with

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 1.500 $ - 2.500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Sport and Nature in the Himalayas

Title: Sport and Nature in the Himalayas Author: Bairnsfather, P.R. Place: London Publisher: Harrison & Sons Date: 1914 Description: xv, [1], 137 + [3] ad pp. Illustrated with black & white plates and text illustrations. (8vo) green cloth with gilt design, lettering and spine. First Edition

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016

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Catalogue of the Library of a Collector and Amateur

Title: Catalogue of the Library of a Collector and Amateur Author: Sabin, Joseph, compiler Place: [New York] Publisher: Bangs & Co Date: 1877 Description: viii, 498, vii, [1]+ [1] ad pp. Title page etching by J.F. Sabin. (4to) three-quarter morocco and marbled boards, gilt spine with raised bands

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 300 $ - 500 $

Datum: 02.06.2016