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1 Souvenir Program, First Annual Motion Picture Unity Award Assembly. Staged by the Committee for Unity in Motion Pictures, Sponsored by the Youth Council of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. April 23, 1944 at Second Baptist Church Auditorium, Los Angeles, California (African American) First Motion Picture Unity Award, signed by actors 1944 $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For: $1,200
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2 Manuscript Signed (with initials), “Story of Kitty Mulgrave, the Negress Teacher” Smith, Rev. Gerard. (African American) Slave marries White Missionary [c.1855] $600 - $900
Sold For: $900
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3 Autograph Letter Signed, from John Skirving to Jordan Mott, about the making of the first classic work of art to pay tribute to American invention and technology Skirving, John (American Science, Art & Photography) Classic painting of first American inventors May 29, 1860 $800 - $1,200
Sold For: $480
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4 Archive of 44 Autograph Letters Signed written to Dr. Jacob Bigelow of Boston by 20 notable correspondents, which illuminate the foundations of Botanical Science in America [Bigelow, Jacob, recipient] (American Science, Medicine & Book Illustration) Letters to American Botanist 1814-23 1814-1823 $30,000 - $50,000
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5 Manuscript Document Signed by Charles Biddle as Vice President of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania, presided over by Benjamin Franklin, offering aid to Chinese sailors in U.S. Biddle, Charles (1785 First Chinese immigrants to the new American nation) Mss doc signed about early Chinese 1786 May 30, 1786 $2,000 - $3,000
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6 Halftone photograph of all four Beatles, signed by each of them, and inscribed to Liberace ("Liber-archie") (The Beatles) Signed by all four Beatles [1964] $20,000 - $30,000
Sold For: $16,800
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7 The XXI [-LXVII] Days by Wilder Bentley - three manuscript fascicles Bentley, Wilder MS by Wilder Bentley of Archetype Press 1953 $1,000 - $1,500
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8 Seventeenth Century Chilean manuscript Coat of Arms in Spanish (Chile - Coat of Arms) Chilean manuscript Coat of Arms 17th Century $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $1,200
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9 Ouvrage de Loisir de Christine Reine de Suede - Manuscript copy Christina, Queen of Sweden Manuscript copy of the Maxims of Queen Christina of Sweden [early 18th century?] $1,000 - $1,500
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10 WITHDRAWN Typed Note, signed, thank the recipient for kind wishes on his birthday WITHDRAWN Churchill, Winston Winston Churchill Typed Note Signed 1962 Nov., 1962 $1,500 - $2,000
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11 The Story of My Life Darrow, Clarence Clarence Darrow The Story of My Life Signed Limited Edition 1932 $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For: $840
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12 Original etched portrait of Albert Einstein, signed by both Einstein & the artist J.J. Muller Muller, J.J. (Einstein, Albert) Signed portrait of Albert Einstein [1934] $3,000 - $5,000
Sold For: $3,000
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13 Past and Present - With a leaf of original manuscript for the title page and notice by Carlyle's American editor, Ralph Waldo Emerson Carlyle, Thomas (Emerson, Ralph Waldo) With a manuscript leaf from Ralph Waldo Emerson 1843 $2,000 - $3,000
Sold For: $7,200
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14 The Magnificat - Illuminated Manuscript on Vellum (Illuminated Manuscript) The Magnificat - Illuminated Manuscript Late 19th or early 20th Century $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $570
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15 WITHDRAWN. Printed Ship's Papers signed by Thomas Jefferson as President of the United States and James Madison as Secretary of State Jefferson, Thomas Signed by Jefferson and Madison c.1805 $6,000 - $9,000
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16 Summoned by Bells - inscribed from the author to Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Betjeman, John (Kennedy, Jacqueline) Book inscribed by author to Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis 1960 $4,000 - $6,000
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17 WITHDRAWN. Document signed by Abraham Lincoln as President, 1862, appointing William H. White a Brigade Surgeon of Volunteers Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln appoints Brigade Surgeon April 4, 1862 $10,000 - $15,000
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18 Coat of Arms Folio Manuscript on vellum, signed by Maria Theresa Maria Theresa, Empress Coat of Arms Folio Manuscript on vellum 1764 $1,500 - $2,500
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19 Autograph Letter Signed, from Charles Hermite, the “Father of modern mathematical analysis”, to an English Lord Hermite, Charles. (Mathematics & Science) Father of Modern Mathematical Analysis August 21, 1874 $600 - $900
Sold For: $780
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20 WITHDRAWN Dictionaire de Musique, Tome Premier, A-E - Napoleon Bonaparte's Copy Rousseau, J.J. (Napoleon I) Napoleon Bonaparte's copy of Rousseau's Musical Dictionary 1792 $3,000 - $5,000
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21 Three Autograph Letters Signed, from George Arms, a traveling daguerreotypist in upstate New York, to his cousin Christopher Tilden Arms, George (Photography - itinerant Daguerreotypist ) Lament of a wandering Daguerreotypist July 1, 29 and 31, 1846 $600 - $900
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22 WITHDRAWN. Signed and hand-addressed envelope panel, addressed to Major-General [Arthur] St. Clair with George Washington's signature frank Washington, George George Washington signature on envelope c.1777 $10,000 - $15,000
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23 Autograph manuscript fragment, single leaf written in ink on both sides, with definitions of about ten words, from Webster's American Dictionary, Admit to Admonish Webster, Noah MS. leaf from Webster's Dictionary [Before 1828] $8,000 - $12,000
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24 291 Stieglitz, Alfred, et al. (291) Avant Garde from Stieglitz' 291 Studio 1915-1916 $4,000 - $6,000
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25 The Fables of Æsop Paraphras’d in Verse, and adorn’d with Sculpture, by John Ogilby Ogilby, John (Aesop) Early edition of Ogilby's Aesop 1651 $6,000 - $9,000
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26 Exercitaciones anatomicas y esenciales operaciones de cirugia, con un breve resumen de los instrumentos y vendages. El modo de circular la sangre y un riñon extraordinario y algunos remedios; con las laminas finas y mas essenciales de la anatomia è instrumentos de las operaciones Beaumont, Blas Early Spanish medical instruments 1728 $3,000 - $5,000
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27 Two leaves from the Complutensian Polyglot Bible, from the Book of Ezekiel (Bible - Polyglot) 2 leaves from Complutensian Polyglot Bible 1514-1517 $400 - $600
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28 The Bible. Translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in diuers languages. With most profitable annotations vpon all the hard places, and other things of great importance, as may appeare in the epistle to the reader (Bible in English) Largest 16th century English Bible 1583 $8,000 - $12,000
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29 The first [seconde] booke of the Machabees - from the 1574 folio edition of the Bishops' Bible (Bible in English) Bishops' Bible Machabees 1574 [1574] $400 - $600
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30 The first booke of Esdras [bound with] The second book of Esdras, otherwyse called the booke of Nehemia [bound with] The booke of Esther (Bible in English) 3 books from 1574 Bishop's Bible [1574] $400 - $600
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31 Three books an early folio edition of the Bishops' Bible, 1574 (Bible in English) 3 books from 1574 Bishop's Bible [1574] $600 - $800
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32 [Biblia Hebraica Rabbinica] (1568 Bible in Hebrew) 1516 Hebrew Bible printed by Daniel Bomberg [1568] $1,000 - $1,500
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33 Illustrations for the Book of Job Blake, William William Blake's Illustrations for the Book of Job 1935 $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For: $720
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34 Small archive of items relating to the town of Dana Point on the Pacific coast in Orange County, California, and its development (California - Dana Point) Land development in Southern California [c.1929] $700 - $1,000
Sold For: $420
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35 Spinifex and Sand: A Narrative of Five Years' Pioneering and Exploration in Western Australia Carnegie, David W. Spinifex and Sand 5 years exploration in Western Australia 1898 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For: $600
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36 The History of the Most Renowned Don Quixote of Mancha: And his Trusty Squire Sancho Pancha. Now Made English according to the Humour of our Modern Language. And Adorned with several Copper Plates Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de Illustrated edition of Don Quixote 1687 1687 $6,000 - $8,000
Sold For: $4,800
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37 The Life and Exploits of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de 4 volume 5th edition of Don Quixote 1788 1788 $400 - $700
Sold For: $360
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38 The Jerusalem Windows Chagall, Marc Chagall Jerusalem Windows 2 Original Lithos [1962] $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For: $600
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39 Splendide Californie! Impressions of the Golden State by French Artists, 1786 to 1900 Chalmers, Claudine Splendide Californie! Book Club of California rarity 2001 $400 - $600
Sold For: $480
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40 Five Months on the Yang-Tsze; With a Narrative of the Present Rebellions in China. Blakiston, Thomas W. (China) Five Months on the Yang-Tsze by Blakiston 1862 $300 - $500
Sold For: $450
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41 "Excelsior" Being an Inadequate Description of the Upper Yangtze "Charon" (China) The Upper Yangtze on a Gunboat 1934 $200 - $300
Sold For: $270
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42 Historic Macao. International Traits in China Old and New Montalto de Jesus, C.A. (China) Historic Macao Second Edition 1926 1926 $300 - $500
Sold For: $540
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43 U.S.S. Augusta Under Fire. Sino-Japanese Incident 1937-1938, Shanghai, China (China) U.S.S. August Under Fire 1937-1938 1938 $200 - $300
Sold For: $132
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44 China, Mother of Gardens Wilson, Ernest H. (China) China: Mother of Gardens by Ernest Wilson signed [1929] $300 - $500
Sold For: $330
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45 Official Program featuring Bruce Lee's Karate Debut at the International Karate Championships, Los Angles (i.e. Long Beach), 1964, plus 1965 program (Chinese-American; Martial Arts) Bruce Lee's Karate Debut 1964 & 1965 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For: $900
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46 Chinese-Japanese Cook Book Bosse, Sara and Onoto Watanna (Cookery - 1st Chinese & Japanese Cook Book in America) 1st Chinese & Japanese Cook Book in America [1914] $500 - $800
Sold For: $300
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47 Country Life: A Handbook of Agriculture, Horticulture, and Landscape Gardening Copeland, R. Morris R. Morris Copeland Country Life: A Handbook of Agriculture 1859 $300 - $500
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48 An Apologie for Sundrie Proceedings by Jurisdiction Ecclesiasticall, of Late Times by Some Chalenged, and Also Diversly by Them Impugned. By Which Apologie (in Their Severall Due Places) All the Reasons and Allegations Set Downe as Well in a Treatise, as in Certaine Notes (That Goe From Hand to Hand) Both Against Proceeding Ex Officio, and Against Oaths Ministred to Parties in Causes Criminall... [Cosin, Richard] An Apologie for Sundrie Proceedings 1593 1593 $1,500 - $2,500
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49 The Brownies Around the World - Inscribed with a small sketch by the author Cox, Palmer Palmer Cox Brownies Around the World [1894] $400 - $600
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50 The comical history of the states and empires of the worlds of the moon and sun. Written in French by Cyrano Bergerac. And newly Englished by A. Lovell, A.M Cyrano de Bergerac, Savinien de 17th cent. SciFi by Cyrano de Bergerac 1687 $6,000 - $9,000
Sold For: $5,400
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51 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Dahl, Roald Charlie & the Chocolate Factory 1st in jacket, near fine [1964] $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For: $900
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52 [1601] Being a fireside conversation in ye tyme of ye Goode Queene Bess in which divers persons of reknown hold converse on concerns personal and intimate Twain, Mark (Derrydale Press) Twain's 1601 from Derrydale Press 1926 $10,000 - $15,000
Sold For: $4,800
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53 Genetical Implications of the Structure of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (caption title) Watson, James D. & Francis Crick (DNA) Rare DNA offprint 1953 $20,000 - $30,000
Sold For: $12,000
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54 Paradise Lost [&] Paradise Regain'd Milton, John (Doves Press) Doves Press Milton One of 300 copies 1902 & 1905 $6,000 - $9,000
Sold For: $5,400
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55 Vision of Wat Tyler Birtwhistle, John (Ebenezer Press) Ebenezer Press Vision of Wat Tyler 1/75 1972 $400 - $600
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56 Four early papers by Albert Einstein, in four volumes of Annalen der Physik Einstein, Albert Early papers by Albert Einstein.in Annalen der Physik 1902-1903 $1,000 - $1,500
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57 Scenes of Clerical Life Eliot, George First Edition in book form, inscribed 'From the Author.' 1858 $2,000 - $3,000
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58 The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written in Favour of the New Constitution, as Agreed upon by the Federal Convention, September 17, 1787 [Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, and John Jay] (Federalist) First Edition of Federalist Papers, 1788, Vol. II 1788 $30,000 - $40,000
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59 The Essays, or Counsels Civil and Moral and Wisdom of the Ancients Bacon, Francis Lord Verulam (Fine Bindings) Bacon's Essays finely bound by Birdsall & Son 1845 $400 - $600
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60 Bacon's Essays Bacon, Francis (Fine Bindings) Bacon's Essay's finely bound 1906 $400 - $600
Sold For: $240
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61 Catherine de Medicis Bouchot, Henri (Fine Bindings) Catherine de Medicis finely bound by Durvand 1899 $400 - $600
Sold For: $330
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62 A Message to Garcia Hubbard, Elbert (Fine Bindings) A Message to Garcia 1/100 copies signed by Andrew Rowan [1903] $500 - $800
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63 Libellus Precum et Piarum Exercitationum (Fine Bindings) Finely bound by the binder to the Emperor 1778 $400 - $600
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64 The Last Words (Real and Traditional) of Distinguished Men and Women Marvin, Frederic Rowland (Fine Bindings) Famous Last Words extra-illustrated & finely bound 1900 $200 - $300
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65 The Collected Works of Dante Gabriel Rossetti Rossetti, Dante Gabriel (Fine Bindings) Works of D.G. Rossetti finely bound by Zaehnsdorf 1886 $1,000 - $1,500
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66 Prince of Players Ruggles, Eleanor (Fine Bindings) Exhibition binding by Charlotte Ullman [1953] $700 - $1,000
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67 The Week-End Book (Fine Bindings) Nonesuch Week-End Book Zaehnsdorf binding 1931 $400 - $600
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68 Exposition of Psalm CXIX - with a fore-edge painting of children playing marbles Bridges, C. (Fore-edge Painting) With a fore-edge painting of children playing marbles 1862 $500 - $800
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69 English Seamen in the Sixteenth Century - with a fore-edge painting of the ship Henry Grace à Dieu, "Great Harry" Froude, James Anthony (Fore-Edge Painting) With a fore-edge painting of the ship "Great Harry" 1897 $500 - $800
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70 The Holy Bible - With a fore-edge painting of a Pedestrian Curricle or Hobby Horse (Fore-edge Painting) With a fore edge painting of a pedestrian curricle 1846 $500 - $800
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71 The Christian Year - with a fore-edge painting of Windsor Castle Keble, John (Fore-edge Painting) With a fore-edge painting of Windsor Castle 1898 $500 - $800
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72 Irish Melodies - With a fore-edge painting of Castlehale, County Kilkenny Moore, Thomas (Fore-edge Painting) With a fore edge painting of an Irish Castle 1850 $400 - $600
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73 The Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1900 - with a fore-edge painting of Oxford University Quiler-Couch, Arthur (Fore-edge Painting) With a fore-edge painting of Oxford University 1912 $500 - $800
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74 Marmion: A Tale of Flodden Field - With a fore-edge painting of Norham Castle Scott, Sir Walter (Fore-edge Painting) Sir Walter Scott's Marmion with fore edge painting 1840 $300 - $500
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75 Idylls of the King - With a fore-edge painting Tennyson, Alfred (Fore-edge Painting) Idylls of the King with fore-edge painting 1869 $250 - $350
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76 Poems - with a fore-edge painting of Trinity College, Cambridge Tennyson, Alfred (Fore-edge Painting) With a fore-edge painting of Trinity College Cambridge 1866 $400 - $600
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77 Proverbial Philosophy - with a fore-edge painting of two gentleman angling Tupper, Martin F. (Fore-edge Painting) With a fore edge painting of a 2 gentlemen angling 1861 $300 - $500
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78 Memoria sobre las observaciones de latitud y longitud en el mar Galiano, Dionisio Alcalá Rare Spanish treatise on determining longitude 1796 1796 $2,500 - $3,500
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79 Four pamphlets on Hawaii bound together (Hawaii) 4 Hawaiian Pamphlets Bound Together 1881-1896 $500 - $800
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80 The firste[-Laste] volume of the Chronicles of England, Scotlande, and Irelande. Conteyning, the description and chronicles of England, from the first inhabiting vnto the conquest. The description and chronicles of Scotland, from the first originall of the Scottes nation, till the yeare of our Lorde. 1571. The description and chronicles of Yrelande, likewise from the firste originall of that nation, vntill the yeare. 1547. Faithfully gathered and set forth, by Raphaell Holinshed Holinshed, Raphael Holinshed's Chronicle 1577 1577 $3,000 - $5,000
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81 Rare archive of original photographs, most from life, some of architectural drawings, of the Los Angeles land development “Hollywoodland,” the landmark sign of which, without the “land,” remains perched on the side of Mt. Lee to this day (Hollywoodland) Photo archive of Hollywoodland 1923-1925 $5,000 - $8,000
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82 Odyssey - Book XVII - Complete text from the first printed edition Homer 1488 printing of Homer's Odyssey, Book 17 1488 $2,000 - $3,000
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83 A Voyage to Abyssinia. By Father Jerome Lobo, a Portuguese Jesuit Lobo, Jerome (Johnson, Samuel, translator) Lobo's Voyage to Abyssinia tranlated by Samuel Johnson 1735 $700 - $1,000
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84 Histoire naturelle, civile, et ecclesiastique de l'empire du Japon Kaempfer, Engelbert (Japan) Kaempfer's History of Japan 1732 1732 $1,500 - $2,500
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85 Original proof printing of the first bifolium from the Kelmscott printing of Chaucer's works Chaucer, Geoffrey (Kelmscott Press) Kelmscott Chaucer bifolium [1893] $15,000 - $25,000
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86 Moby Dick or the Whale Melville, Herman (Kent, Rockwell) Lakeside Press Edition of Moby Dick with Rockwell Kent Illus 1930 $2,000 - $3,000
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87 The General Theory of Employment Interest and Money Keynes, John Maynard Keynes General Theory of Employment Interest and Money 1936 $500 - $800
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88 Signed photograph of the great comedic duo Laurel, Stan & Oliver Hardy Laurel and Hardy signed photograph No date $700 - $1,000
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89 California as an Island Leighly, John John Leighly California As An Island 1/450 copies 1972 $700 - $1,000
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90 Color Etchings Andrews, Benny (Limited Editions Club) Benny Andrews Color Etchings One of 60 Suites 2005 $3,000 - $5,000
Sold For: $1,920
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91 The Jean Giono Suite Franck, Martine (Limited Editions Club) Martine Franck The Jean Giono Suite 1/45 1999 $1,500 - $2,500
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92 The Macchu Picchu Suite - One of 60 suites of photogravures Ranney, Edward (Limited Editions Club) Edward Ranney The Macchu Picchu Suite 1999 $1,200 - $1,800
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93 [The arte of warre, written in Italian by Nicholas Machiauel, and set foorth in English by Peter VVithorne, stude[n]t at Graies Inne: vvith other like martial feates and experiments, as in a table in the ende of the booke may appeare] Machiavelli, Niccolò Machiavelli's Art of War 1573 [1573 & 1574] $2,000 - $3,000
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94 A Treatise on Ligaments Cooper, Bransby B. (Medical) Bransby Cooper on Ligaments 1827 1827 $400 - $600
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95 Beobachtungen über Lähmungszustände der untern Extremitäten und deren Behandlung Heine, Jacob von (Medical) First study of Polio 1840 $1,000 - $1,500
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96 Traite Pratique des Hernies, ou Memoires Anatomiques et Chirurgicaus sur ces Maladies - atlas volume only Scarpa, Antonio (Medical) Engravings of hernias 1812 1812 $400 - $600
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97 Autobiography Mill, John Stuart Autobiography of John Stuart Mill 1873 1873 $300 - $500
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98 Principles of Political Economy with Some of Their Applications to Social Philosophy Mill, John Stuart John Stuart Mill Principles of Political Economy 1852 $250 - $350
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99 Winnie-The-Pooh Milne, A.A. First American Edition of Winnie the Pooh [1926] $600 - $900
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100 The Prints of Joan Miró Leiris, Michel (Miró, Joan) The Prints of Joan Miro 1/1500 copies 1947 $500 - $800
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