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227 "Cocktail Bill" Boothby's World Drinks and How to Mix Them: The Standard Authority as Originally Compiled by Hon. William T. Boothby Premier Mixologist Boothby, William T. (Cocktails) Drinking with "Cocktail Bill" after Prohibition [1934] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
245 1941 Official Cook Book: Building Fund Edition of Women's Club (Cookery - California) Cook Book Women's Club Walnut Creek 1941 1941 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
286 300 Ways To Cook And Serve Shellfish: Terrapin, Green Turtle, Snapper, Oysters, Oyster Crabs, Lobsters, Clams, Crabs And Shrimp Hall, Harry Franklyn (Shellfish) 300 Ways To Cook And Serve Shellfish 1901 [1901] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
25 A catalogue of a very choice collection of antique carvings and things Buddhistic removed from temples and palaces in Japan and China which will be sold at auction by Messrs. Robinson and Fisher (Asia) Carvings & "things Buddhistic" on auction block 1903 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
3 A Catalogue Raisonné of Works on the Occult Sciences: Volume I, Rosicrucian Books Gardner, F. Leigh (Alchemy & Occult) Signed by F. Leigh Hunt, 1/300 1903 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
294 A collection of pamphlets and ephemera on the subject of wine (Wine) Pamphlets and ephemera on wine Various dates. $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
281 A collection of recipe pamphlets from the late 19th century (Recipe Pamphlets) Recipe pamphlets from the late 19th century [c.late 1800s] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
168 A Comparison of the Institutions of Moses with Those of the Hindoos and other Ancient Nations; with Remarks on Mr Dupui's Origin of all Religions... Priestley, Joseph Joseph Priestley on Judaism & Hinduism, 1799 1799 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
146 A Critical Inquiry Into Antient Armour, As It Existed In Europe, But Particularly In England, from the Norman Conquest to the Reign of King Charles II, with a Glossary of Military Terms of the Middle Ages Meyrick, Samuel Rush Meyrick on Antient Armour, 1824 1824 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
262 A Date with a Dish: A Cook Book of American Negro Recipes De Knight, Freda Freda De Knight's A Date with a Dish, 1948 [1948] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $130
(3 bids)
130 A Dictionary of the English Language Johnson, Samuel Johnson's Dictionary in 2 vols 4th ed. 1773 1773 $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
131 A Dictionary of the English Language Johnson, Samuel Johnson's Dictionary, quarto (10th edition) 1810 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
132 A Dictionary of the English Language; in which the words are deduced from their originals; and illustrated in their different significations, by examples from the best writers Together with a history of the language, and an English grammar. Johnson, Samuel Johnson's Dictionary 3 vols 1827 1827 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
293 A handbook of foreign cookery, principally French, German and Danish. Intended as a companion to all English cookery books. Von Hochheim, Amalia handbook of foreign cookery 1849 1849 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
86 A History of the Work of Redemption. Containing the Outlines of a Body of Divinity, in a Method Entirely New Edwards, Jonathan Edwards' History of the Work of Redemption 1782 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
133 A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland [Johnson, Samuel] Johnson's Journey to Scotland 1775 1775 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
97 A Message from Outer Space Ferguson, William Rare occult booklet reinterpreting Revelations 1955 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
285 A New System of Domestic Cookery; Formed upon Principles of Economy: and adapted to the Use of Private Families. By a Lady [Rundell, Maria Eliza] First American edition, 1807 1807 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
101 A Simple Heart Flaubert, Gustav "Large Paper Grand Edition De Luxe", 1/100 1898 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
61 A Treatise on Nervous Diseases. Cooke, John Cooke's Treatise on Nervous Diseases, 1824 1824 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
147 Abraham Lincoln and the Fifth Column Milton, George Fort Abraham Lincoln and the Fifth Column, inscribed 1942 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
1 Aeschyli Tragoediae VII Aeschylus Aeschylus Tragedies 1557 1557 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
Current absentee: $400
(1 bid)
8 Alexandri ab Alexandro, jurisperiti neapolitani, Genialium dierum libri sex, cum integris commentariis Andreae Tiraquelli, Dionysii Gothofredi, J.C. Christophori Coleri & Nic. Merceri. Accessere indices capitum, rerum & verborum locupletissimi. Alexander, ab Alexandro; Andreas Tiraqueau et al. Alessandro Alessandri's Genialium Dirrum, 1673 1673 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
5 All and Everything Gurdjieff, G.I. (Alchemy & Occult) Finely bound by Philip Smith in 1954 1952 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
Current absentee: $1,500
(1 bid)
40 An Account of Corsica, The Journal of a Tour to that Island and Memoirs of Pascal Paoli Boswell, James Boswell's Account of Corsica, 1768 1768 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
190 An American Anthology 1787-1900 Selections Illustrating the Editor's Critical Review of American Poetry in the Nineteenth Century Stedman, Edmund Clarence, editor Edmund Stedman's Anthology of American Poetry 1906 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
64 An Inquiry Concerning the History of the Cowpox, Principally with a View to Supersede and Extinguish the Smallpox Pearson, George (Cowpox) Inquiry Concerning the History of the Cowpox 1798 1798 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $190
(2 bids)
63 An inquiry into the causes and effects of the variolae vaccinae, a disease discovered in some of the Western counties of England, particularly Gloucestershire, and known by the name of the cow pox Jenner, Edward (Cowpox) Jenner on the Cow Pox vaccine 2nd ed. 1800 1800 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
Current absentee: $750
(1 bid)
28 An official guide to eastern Asia. Trans-continental connections between Europe and Asia (Asia) Japanese guide to East Asia, 5 vols., 1913-17 1913-1917 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
62 Ancient Fragments of the Phoenician, Chaldaean, Egyptian, Tyrian, Carthaginian, Indian, Persian, and Other Writers Cory, Isaac Preston Furthering Thomas Taylor's work, 1832 1832 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
238 And to Drink Sir! Perry, Martin H. (Cocktails) Midcentury British cocktail manual for gents 1947 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
156 Animal Farm Orwell, George George Orwell Animal Farm 1st Edition 1945 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $650
(2 bids)
161 Annalen der Physik...Vierte Folge. Band 6 [including] Max Planck's Ueber irreversible Strahlungsvorgänge - About Irreversible Radiation Processes Planck, Max, et al. (Physics) Including Max Planck's article on radiation 1901 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
271 Apician Morsels; or, Tales of the Table, Kitchen, and Larder Humelbergius Secundus, Dick American edition of Apician Morsels, 1829 1829 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
193 Apparatus Nicolai Sicculi quoda moniacensis Abbatis ac denuo Archiepi Panormitani in Clementinas. [Tedeschi, Niccolò] Apparatus Nicolai Siccul, 1508 [1508] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
92 Arabicæ Lingvæ Tyrocinium Id Est Grammatica Arabica; cum varia Praxios Materia, cujus elenchum versa dalit pagella [bound with] Fabvlæ Locmani Sapientis Erpenius, Thomas 1656 Linguistic and Pedagogic Monument by Erpenius 1656 $1,500 - $2,000
Starting bid:
$750
94 Author's offprint from Faraday’s Experimental Researches in Electricity, from the Philosophical Transactions, inscribed by Michael Faraday Faraday, Michael Presentation copy of Faraday offprint 1838, inscribed 1838 $4,000 - $6,000
Starting bid:
$2,000
Current absentee: $2,000
(1 bid)
36 Bible in Romanian (Bible) 18th century Bible in Romanian [c. 1794] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
73 Bibliomania; Or Book-Madness; A Bibliographical Romance Dibdin, Thomas Frognall Extra-illustrated and finely bound 1876 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $275
(2 bids)
191 Bibliopola. Bilder und Texte aus der Welt des Buchhandels. Pictures and Text about the Book Trade. Images et Texte sur la Libririe Taubert, Sigfred Taubert, Bibliopola, the book trade 1st Ed. 1966 [1966] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
9 Catterel Ratterel [Alexander, Edward Porter] Confederate Brigadier General's Children's book 1890 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
106 Check signed by Greta Garbo, made out to Claire Koger for $65.00 (Garbo, Greta) Check signed by Greta Garbo March 29, 1968 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
279 Chefs, Cooks and Cannibals and their Various Methods of Cooking Puleston, Elfrida E. Cannibal Cooking, 1936 [1936] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $250
(2 bids)
14 China Postal Atlas Showing the Establishments and Postal Routes in Each Province (Asia - China) China Postal Atlas 1933 1933 $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
21 Chinese Characteristics Smith, Arthur H. (Asia - China) Chinese Characteristics by Arthur Smith, 1890 1890 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
216 Chinese-Japanese Cook Book Bosse, Sara and Onoto Watanna (Asian-American) First Chinese-Japanese Cookbook in America 1914 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
208 Citizen Appeal: a Book of Reflections Wright, Alvin Alvin Wright's Citizen Appeal, 1959 1959 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
105 Claudii Galeni, Pergameni, Ars Medica, Quae et ars Parva, Martino Acakia Catalaunenli Doctore medico interprete et enarratore, multo quam antea castigatior, et ab infinitis erroribus repurgata. Akakia, Martin, editor. (Galenus, Claudius) Galen's Art of Medicine, 1549 1549 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
296 Cocinando en los Andes (Cocinando en Los Andes) Cocinando en los Andes, 1948 1948 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
234 Cocktails by "Jimmy" Late of Ciro's London "Jimmy" late of Ciro's (Cocktails) "Scientific" drinking w/ Jimmy formerly o' Ciro's [1930] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
164 Collection of French Consulate plays, many by René-Charles Guilbert de Pixérécourt Various authors (Pixérécourt, René-Charles Guilbert de) 2 volumes of Consulate era French Theatre 1801-1805 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
66 Contract of a Chinese slave/indentured servant in Cuba, in Spanish and Chinese (Cuba - Chinese Slavery) Chinese indentured slave contract for Cuba 1859 1859 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
67 Contract of a Chinese slave/indentured servant in Cuba, in Spanish and Chinese (Cuba - Chinese Slavery) Chinese indentured slave contract for Cuba 1858 1858 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
219 Cooking Creole: Suggestions on Making Creole Food Boissiere, Jean de, editor Cooking Creole with Jean de Boissiere No date $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
58 Costumes of All Nations (Cigarette Cards) Rare Duke Cigarette Card Album 1888 [1888] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
68 Culpeper's Complete Herbal to Which is Now Added Upwards of One Hundred Additional Herbs, with a Display of Their Medicinal and Occult Qualities... Culpeper, Nicholas A handsome 19th century edition of Culpeper 1814 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $450
(3 bids)
87 Das ain Concilium irren möge. Ain schrifft des Hochgeler... Herren Nicolai von Clamengijs... der hailigen schrifft Doctors welche er an ainen gelerten von Paris vor hundert jaren zur zeyt des Costentzer Conciliums... Ehinger, Johannem German pamphlet on Council of Constance, 1537 [1537] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
163 De integritatis et corruptionis virginum notis: graviditate item & partu naturali mulierum, opuscula Pineau, Séverin, Luigi Bonacciuoli et al. Early work on obstetrics 1650 1650 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
55 Decisiones de matrimonio Joannis Clericati Praepositi Patavini Juris Utriusque Doctoris, olim in Curia Episcopali Patavina Advocati, Promotoris Fiscalis... Gregorii Cardinalis Barbadici Episcopi Patavini...Editio Tertia. Chiericato, Giovanni Maria Chiericato's Decisiones de matrimonio, 1725 [1725] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
136 Der Schädel Immanuel Kant's Kupffer, C. and F. Bessel Hagen German monograph on Immanuel Kant's skull [ca. 1880s] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
252 Diccionario de Cocina, ó El Nuevo Cocinero Mexicano en Forma de Diccionario Galván Rivera, Mariano (Cookery - Mexican) Mexican cooking dictionary 1845 1845 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
160 Dictionnaire des Sciences Philosophiques Franck, M. Ad. (Philosophy) French philosophical dictionary, 1875 1875 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
88 Die Grundlage der Allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie Einstein, Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity, early version 1916 [but 1919] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
204 Die Mutationstheorie Vries, Hugo M. de Hugo M. de Vries Die Mutationstheorie 1st ed 1901 1901-03 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
274 Directions for cookery: being a system of the art in its various branches. Leslie, Eliza Miss Leslie's Directions for cookery 1839 1839 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
72 Discours de la méthode pour bien conduire sa raison et chercher la vérité dans les sciences Descartes, René Descartes seeking truth in science 1936 edition 1936 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
263 E.R. Kietz Phog. Album zum Receptbuch uber Engl. Biscuit & Caces. (E.R. Kietz) E.R. Kietz biscuit mold photographs [c.1910?] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
212 Eight Hotel Ahwahnee, Yosemite, Menus with front cover photographs by Ansel Adams (Adams, Ansel) Eight Ansel Adams Hotel Ahwahnee menus 1958 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $325
(2 bids)
118 Electric Waves: Being Researches on the Propagation of Electric Action With Finite Velocity Through Space Hertz, Heinrich Hertz's Electric Waves 1st ed. in English 1893 1893 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $250
(2 bids)
59 Eleven Volumes from the Classics Club (Classics Club) Eleven volumes from the Classics Club [ca. 1965-1969] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
90 Enola Gay with Handwritten Illustration of the Mushroom Cloud by Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk, Navigator of the Enola Gay Thomas, Gordon and Max Morgan Witts (Enola Gay) Signed & drawing by the Navigator of the Enola Gay [1977] $1,200 - $1,800
Starting bid:
$600
259 Entertaining with Elizabeth Craig Craig, Elizabeth With amazing color plates by Herry-Perry [1933] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
199 Essays on the Floating-Matter of the Air in Relation to Putrefaction and Infection Tyndall, John Tyndall's essays on Putrefaction and Infection 1881 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
283 Every Man His Own Butler [Redding, Cyrus] Every Man His Own Butler, 1839 1839 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $130
(2 bids)
46 Every Man His Own Doctor; or, a Treatise on the Prevention and Cure of Diseases, by Regimen and Simple Medicines... [with] A Complete Treatise on the Art of Farriery, Wherein are Fully Explained the Nature and Structure of that Useful Creature, a Horse... Buchan, William Every Man His Own Doctor w/ Art of Farriery 1816 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $450
(2 bids)
99 Exquisite finely bound folio blank book Mosalov, Sasha (Fine Bindings) Finely bound folio book by Sasha Mosalov No date $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
77 Fables, from Boccaccio and Chaucer Dryden, John Dryden's Fables 1822 w/ fore-edge painting 1822 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
33 Fifty-nine leaves from the "Great Bible" of 1540 (Bible in English) Leaves from 1540 Old Testament in English [1540] $2,000 - $3,000
Starting bid:
$1,000
298 Five Czechoslovakian posters (Posters - Propaganda) Four Czechoslovakian posters Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
175 Five Pieces of Runic Poetry [Percy, Thomas] (Runic Poetry) Drinking beer from the sculls of our enemies 1763 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
85 Five volumes of early English poets (Early English Poetry) Five volumes from Early English Poets 1856-1864 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
232 Four cocktail manuals (Cocktails) Four cocktail manuals Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
299 Four Czechoslovakian posters (Posters - Propaganda) Four Czechoslovakian posters Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
300 Four Czechoslovakian posters (Posters - Propaganda) Four Czechoslovakian posters Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
301 Four Czechoslovakian posters for cultivating socialism (Posters - Propaganda) Four Czechoslovakian posters Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
302 Four Czechoslovakian posters on cultivating Socialism (Posters - Propaganda) Four posters on cultivating Socialism Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
303 Four Czechoslovakian posters on increasing agricultural productivity (Posters - Propaganda) Increasing productivity in agriculture Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
304 Four posters extolling the glories of communist agriculture (Posters - Propaganda) The wonders of agricultural technology Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
305 Four posters on animal husbandry in Czechoslovakian agriculture under communism (Posters - Propaganda) Four posters on animal husbandry Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
306 Four posters on the challenges of agriculture in Czechoslovakia (Posters - Propaganda) The hazards of agriculture in Czechoslovakia Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
307 Four propaganda posters of cherubic and hygienic Czechoslovakian communist childhood (Posters - Propaganda) For the Beautification of the Village! Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
84 Four volumes of 17th century English literature from John Russell Smith's Old Authors series Various authors (Early English Literature) Four vols. chronicling 17th century England Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
41 Four volumes of the Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell Boswell, James 4 volumes of Boswell's private papers 1952-1960 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
197 Four volumes of Tudor Facsimile Texts (Tudor Facsimile Texts) Four 16th century facsimile manuscripts Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
276 Four volumes on mushrooms and truffles (Mycology) Four volumes on mushrooms and truffles Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
139 Frederic Latimer: or, the History of a Young Man of Fashion [LeMaistre, John Gustavus] Frederic Latimer, 1799 1799 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
192 Frid. Taubmani Rectoris Otium semestre publicum. Eiusdem oratiuncula de Hercule Academico, adfecta tamen magis, quam perfecta. Primum Giessae Hassorum edita, iterum Wittebergae Taubmann, Friedrich 1610 Work on Hercules by Friedrich Taubmann 1610 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
225 From Julia Child's Kitchen Child, Julia Signed by Julia and Paul Child, 1/1500 1975 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
107 Garbo: Portraits from her Private Collection - Centennial Edition Reisfield, Scott and Robert Dance (Garbo, Greta) Signed by the authors, 1/175 [2005] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
16 Gems of Chinese Literature Giles, Henry A. (Asia - China) Gems of Chinese Literature, 1884 1884 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150