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13 The Life of Captain Sir Richard F. Burton Burton, Isabel Biography of Sir Richard Burton written by his wife 1893 $300 - $500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $390
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56 Epitome Trium Terræ Partium, Asiæ, Africæ, et Europæ Vadianus, Joachim 1534 description of world geography with reference to America 1534 $500 - $800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $450
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61 Letter from Ex-slave, hairdresser to New York high society matrons, proposed for canonization as first African-American male Saint Toussaint, Pierre (African-American, 1828) Rare letter of ex-slave proposed as first African-American Saint Dec. 18, 1828 $5,000 - $8,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $7,200
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68 Manuscript book of horoscopes with charts of over 200 European personages of note, including Galileo (Astrology) Rare manuscript book of horoscopes, 17th century 17th century $12,000 - $18,000
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69 A Hunters Summer in Yukon Territory Bannon, Arthur H. Bannon's Hunting in the Yukon, 1911, inscribed 1911 $3,000 - $5,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $2,040
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71 Manuscript leaf from a giant "Atlantic" Bible (Bible - manuscript leaf) Leaf from a giant "Atlantic" Bible c.1100 c.1100 or earlier $6,000 - $9,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $3,000
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82 History of the Buccaneers of America Burney, James Burney's Buccaneers of America 1816 1816 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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83 Letter from Edgar Rice Burroughs to a fan of the just-published Tarzan of the Apes (in The All-Story magazine), admitting he did "not like the ending of the story" and referring to the sequel he was writing Burroughs, Edgar Rice Early E.R. Burroughs letter on Tarzan, 1912 November 13, 1912 $4,000 - $6,000
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84 Photograph album recording a trip from Los Angeles to Tijuana in 1901 (California - Los Angeles & points south) Photo album of trip from L.A. to Tijuana, 1901 1901 $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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85 Original warrant for payment to Robert McKee for service in the Mariposa Indian War of 1850-1851 (California - Mariposa Indian War) Pay warrant from the Mariposa Indian War 1851 July 25th, 1851 $1,200 - $1,800
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $960
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91 Panorama Photographico de Portugal Castro, Augusto Mendes Simões de With original mounted photographs of Portugal, 1871-74 1871-1874 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $600
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95 My Early Life, A Roving Commission Churchill, Winston S. Inscribed by Winston Churchill [1930] $4,000 - $6,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $7,800
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96 Feathered Game, From a Sporting Journal Connett, Eugene V. Connett's Feathered Game, 1/50 deluxe ed. 1929 $3,000 - $5,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,800
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97 ***WITHDRAWN***A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. Undertaken, by the Command of His Majesty, for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere. Performed under the Direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in His Majesty's Ships the Resolution and Discovery; in the Years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780 Cook, James and James King ***WITHDRAWN***Cook's 3rd Voyage with atlas plates bound in 1785 $6,000 - $9,000
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98 The Three Voyages of Captain James Cook Round the World (Cook, James) Handsome set of Cook's Three Voyages, 7 volumes, 1821 1821 $3,000 - $5,000
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99 Manuscript giving a breakdown of the number of slaves in Cuba by location (Cuba - Slavery) Census of slaves in Cuba 1853 c.1853-1854 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $600
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102 A Voyage Round the World; But More Particularly to the North-West Coast of America performed in 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788 in The King George and Queen Charlotte, Captains Portlock and Dixon Dixon, George Round the world to the Northwest coast, 1789 1789 $4,000 - $6,000
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103 Letter from Moritz Schlick to Albert Einstein, addressing topics relating to modern physics Schlick, Moritz (Einstein, Albert) Letter to Einstein from Moritz Schlick about physics June 9, 1920 $1,500 - $2,500
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104 Autograph note signed by Albert Einstein, with an envelope addressed by him and a birthday poem written for him Einstein, Albert Einstein note as he turns 75 1954 $6,000 - $9,000
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110 El viagero universal, o noticia del mundo antiguo y nuevo... Tomo XXVI Estala, Pedro Early accounts of California & Nootka incident, 1799 1799 $1,000 - $1,500
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113 Surely You're Joking Mr. Feynman! Adventures of a Curious Character...as told to Ralph Leighton Feynman, Richard Phillips Signed by Nobel Prize winner Richard P. Feynman [1985] $8,000 - $12,000
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115 Letter from Sigmund Freud to a colleague about a prospective female patient, stating she is not a good candidate for psychoanalysis Freud, Sigmund Letter from Sigmund Freud with reference to Carl Jung June 8, 1910 $10,000 - $15,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $6,000
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116 Sinai and Palestine Frith, Francis Frith's Sinai & Palestine with 37 mounted photographs [1862 or later] $8,000 - $12,000
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117 Nine Chains to the Moon Fuller, R. Buckminster Inscribed copy of Buckminster Fuller's 1st book [1938] $1,000 - $1,500
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118 Original ink (or color pencil?) drawing of a geodesic polyhedron, basis for his most famous creation, the geodesic dome - inscribed and signed by Buckminster Fuller Fuller, R. Buckminster Drawing of geodesic grid by R. Buckminster Fuller September 7, 1980 $3,000 - $5,000
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121 Ejecutoria de Don Ramón Zazo y Ortega - patent of nobility (Heraldry) Hand-colored patent of nobility from 18th c. Spain [1777] $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $1,140
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129 A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland [Johnson, Samuel] Johnson's Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland 1775 $1,000 - $1,500
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136 Letter written from Bisbee, Arizona, describing the Battle of Naco during the Mexican Revolution "Dave" (Mexico) Account of battle in Mexican Revolution April 14, 1913 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $780
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139 Manuscript book of musical lines, notes, and lyrics from various short songs and tunes Gifford, Isaac (Music - 18th century manuscript American tune book) American manuscript music book 1797 1797 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $600
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148 Egypt and Nubia from Drawings Made on the Spot... Roberts, David Folio edition of Roberts' Egypt & Nubia 1846-49 $40,000 - $60,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $24,000
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149 The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt and Nubia Roberts, David Folio edition of Roberts' The Holy Land 1842-49 $20,000 - $30,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $14,400
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153 Letter from Heinrich Schliemann regarding his Mycenian artifacts and excavations in Thermopylae Schliemann, Heinrich Letter from Troy discoverer Heinrich Schliemann 26 January 1883 $1,500 - $2,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $900
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159 Letter from Nikola Tesla to William T. Schley about a photograph to be taken of an "apparatus" Tesla, Nikola Letter from Nikola Tesla May 20, 1896 $10,000 - $15,000
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160 Appointment of Daniel Brinsmade as a first lieutenant in the Continental Army, signed by Jonathan Trumbull as Captain-General and Commander-in-Chief of the English Colony of Connecticut, in New-England, in America Trumbull, Jonathan Continental Army appointment signed by Jonathan Trumble 1776 June 10, 1776 $1,000 - $1,500
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $720
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161 Autograph manuscript fragment, single leaf written in ink on one side, the entry for the word "Admonish" with a lengthy etymological analysis Webster, Noah Noah Webster ms. leaf from his dictionary before 1828 $10,000 - $15,000
Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium): $9,600
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162 Letter from Walt Whitman, inviting the unnamed correspondent to visit him Whitman, Walt Autograph letter signed by Walt Whitman Sept. 22 [no year] $6,000 - $9,000
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167 Envelope hand-addressed by Ludwig Wittgenstein, to Moritz Schlick Wittgenstein, Ludwig Wittgenstein writes to Moritz Schlick in Berkeley 1931 $1,500 - $2,500
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