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7 Le livre d'Images sans Paroles (Mutus Liber) [&] Geheimne der Figuren der Rosenkruzer aus dem 16ten und 17ten Jahrhndert (Alchemy & Occult) Rare printings of major alchemical works 1914 & 1919 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
13 The Celestial Empire: A Journal of General Intelligence in the Far East - the weekly edition of the "Shanghai Mercury" (Asia - China) Rare Chinese weekly, 1914 10 October 1914 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
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
19 The North-China Herald and Supreme Court & Consular Gazette (Asia - China) Record of foreigners in China in 1870s 1871 & 1873 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
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
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
32 The Book of Esdras III and IV from the 1572 Bishops Bible (Bible in English) Book of Esdras 3&4, 1572 folio Bishops Bible [1572] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
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
34 The Firste [and] Seconde Booke of Machabees (Bible in English) Maccabees I & II, 1572 folio Bishops Bible [1572] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
35 Leaf from the 1539 Great Bible (Bible in English) Leaf from 1539 Great Bible [1539] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
36 Bible in Romanian (Bible) 18th century Bible in Romanian [c. 1794] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
39 [Prayer Book of Edward VII] The Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, & Other Rites & Ceremonies of the Church, According to the Use of the Church of England... (Book of Common Prayer) Edward VII's Prayer Book in regal binding 1904 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
58 Costumes of All Nations (Cigarette Cards) Rare Duke Cigarette Card Album 1888 [1888] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
59 Eleven Volumes from the Classics Club (Classics Club) Eleven volumes from the Classics Club [ca. 1965-1969] $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
82 Remains of the Early Popular Poetry of England (Early English Literature) Remains of Early Popular Poetry of England 1864 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
85 Five volumes of early English poets (Early English Poetry) Five volumes from Early English Poets 1856-1864 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
104 Three works bound together, printed by Benjamin Franklin, Christopher Sower, and William Dunlap, respectively (Franklin, Benjamin, printer) Printed by Benjamin Franklin & other colonials 1760, 1759, 1762 $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
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)
125 Manavak-Kalpa-Sutra. Being a portion of this ancient work on Vaidik rites, together with the commentary of Kumarila-Swamin. A Fac-simile of the MS. No. 17 in the Library of Her Majesty's Home Government for India (India - Hinduism) Manavak-Kalpa-Sutra facsimile of the original manuscript 1861 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
143 Three contemporary works on the Yellow Fever epidemic in Philadelphia in 1793 (Medical - Yellow Fever) Yellow fever in Philadelphia, 1793 1793 & 1794 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
145 Reports of Mining Engineers on the Mulatos Mines Belonging to the Rey Del Oro Mining Company one of the Groups of Properties Owned by the Greene Gold-Silver Company (Mexico) 1905 Company reports on Mulatos Mines w/ map [1905] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
172 The Romance of Travel: Comprising Adventures in Foreign Countries, and Descriptions of Manners, Customs, and Places By an Old Traveller (Rare Travel) Adventures in Foreign Countries, 1857 1857 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
174 Twenty-one bound copies comprising a nearly complete run of The Royal Geographical Society's The Geographical Journal and supplementary volumes from 1893-1904, with supplements from 1886 and 1889 (Royal Geographical Society) The first issues of the Geographical Journal 1886-1904 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
183 The Original Bodleian First Folio of Shakespeare - a finely printed description of the Bodleian library's reacquisition (Shakespeare, William) The mystery of the Bodleian's First Folio 1905 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $100
(1 bid)
197 Four volumes of Tudor Facsimile Texts (Tudor Facsimile Texts) Four 16th century facsimile manuscripts Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
200 The Altar Book: Containing the Order for the Celebration of the Holy Eucharist According to the Use of the American Church: MDCCCXCII. By Authority (Updike, Daniel Berkeley/ Merrymount Press) The Altar Book Merrymount Press 1/350 [1896] $3,000 - $5,000
Starting bid:
$1,500
211 Sepher ha-Zohar (Le livre de la splendeur): Doctrine ésotérique des Israélites (Kabbalah) First translation of the complete Zohar 1906-1911 $1,000 - $1,500
Starting bid:
$500
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)
215 Regulations 60 Relative to the Manufacture, Sale, Barter, Transportation, Importation, Exportation, Delivery, Furnishing, Purchase, Possession, and use of Intoxicating Liquor Under Title II of the National Prohibition Act of October 28, 1919, Providing for the Enforcement of the Eighteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States. (Alcohol - Prohibition) Prohibition rules for Medical use of Alcohol 1920 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $160
(2 bids)
221 San Rafael Cook Book 1906. Compiled by the Ladies of San Rafael (California - San Rafael) Cookbook by the ladies of San Rafael, Cal., 1906 1906 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
231 The Drink Mixer's Digest and Bartender's Manual: presenting an up-to-date list of recognized and accepted standard formulas for mixed drinks, together with many new war-born and tropical drink recipes never before published. (Cocktails) The Drink Mixer's Digest 1946 [1946] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
Current absentee: $200
(1 bid)
232 Four cocktail manuals (Cocktails) Four cocktail manuals Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
236 Old Mr. Boston Bartender's Guide, One Hundred and Twenty Cocktails, Fizzes, Punches, Highballs, Toddies and long drinks (Cocktails) Old Mr. Boston Bartender's Guide 1934 1934 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
239 Seven books on drink, toasts, and the bachelor life (Cocktails) Seven books on drink and the bachelor life Various dates $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
244 Wehman Bros.' Bartenders' Guide How to Mix Drinks (Cocktails) Wehman Bros.' Bartenders' Guide 1912 1912 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
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
246 Lakeview Club: Recipes (Cookery - California) Lakeview Club: Recipes Oakland 1930s [c.1930s] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
247 One Hundred and One Good Things to Eat: A collection of choice and favorite recipes from many members and friends of the Egbert W. Beach Elementary School Mothers' Club. (Cookery - California) 101 Good Things to Eat Piedmont Mothers' Club 1938 1938 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
249 Recipes the Ladies Auxiliary of the Fruitvale Presbyterian Church (Cookery - California) Recipes Ladies Auxiliary Fruitvale 1920s [1920s] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
250 Sacramento Filter Center Cook Book: a collection of favorites of the personnel of the Sacramento Filter Center, Aircraft Warning Service, Fourth Fighter Command, U.S. Army (Cookery - California) Sacramento Filter Center WWII Cook Book 1943 [1943] $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
253 La Cocinera Poblana y el Libro de las Familias. Novísimo manual práctico de cocina Española, Francesa, Inglesa y Mexicana, higiene y economía doméstica... y medicina domestica para conservar la salud (Cookery - Mexican) Scarce Mexican cookbook, 1887-8 1887-1888 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
254 Novísimo Arte de Cocina, ó, Escelente colección de las mejores recetas, para que al menor costo posible y con la mayor comodidad pueda guisarse á la española, francesa, italiana, é inglesa... (Cookery - Mexican) Scarce Mexican cookery book, 1845 1845 $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
Current absentee: $250
(1 bid)
255 Recipes and Menus of Noted Pacific Coast Chefs (Cookery - Pacific Coast) Recipes of the Pacific Coast 1923 $400 - $600
Starting bid:
$200
256 Ten volumes of recipes from the 19th or early 20th century (Cookery) Ten volumes of recipes from the 19th century [1800s, mostly] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
257 Ten volumes of recipes from the 19th or early 20th century (Cookery) Ten volumes of recipes from the 19th century [1800s, mostly] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
258 Three volumes on cookery (Cookery) Three classic cookbooks/works on food Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
260 John Milner, Trafalgar Works, Sheffield - cutlery trade photograph album (Cutlery) John Milner cutlery trade photo album [c.1891] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
261 Two Sheffield cutlery trade catalogs (Cutlery) Two Sheffield cutlery trade catalogs Various dates. $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
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)
267 The Gorham Book of Sandwiches An early text in sandwichology, 1919 [1919] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $275
(2 bids)
268 La Cuisine Creole: A Collection of Culinary Recipes from Leading Chefs and Noted Creole Housewives, Who Have Made New Orleans Famous For Its Cuisine [Hearn, Lafcadio] La Cuisine Creole Second Edition [c. 1922] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
269 Heller's Guide for Ice-Cream Makers (Heller's Guide for Ice-Cream Makers) Heller's Guide for Ice-Cream Makers, sixth ed. 1918 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
275 Two recipe books from the Methodist Episcopal Church (Methodist Episcopal Church) Two recipe books from the Methodist Episcopal Church 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)
277 The First Year: Marriage Record and Hints on Housekeeping. (Philadelphia) Philadelphia recipes and business directory c.1910 [c.1910s] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
278 Manual for Compounders: This Book Contains Formulae for Making Up Finished Beverages (Prohibition) Prohibition-era distillery guide with recipes [c.1933] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
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)
282 Highly Important Book, of Rare and Valuable Receipts, for the Benefit of all Mankind (Recipes) Rare "Highly Important" recipe book, 1863 1863 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
290 Three trade catalogs from Thos. Mills & Bro. (Thos. Mills & Bro.) 3 trade catalogs from Thos. Mills & Bro. c.1930 [c.1930] $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
291 Three China and Silverware trade catalogs (Trade catalogs) Three China and Silverware trade catalogs Various dates. $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
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
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)
298 Five Czechoslovakian posters (Posters - Propaganda) Four Czechoslovakian posters Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
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
310 Three Czechoslovakian posters (Posters - Propaganda) Three Czechoslovakian posters Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
311 Three Czechoslovakian posters on sport (Posters - Propaganda) Three Czechoslovakian posters on sport Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
312 Three Czechoslovakian posters on sport (Posters - Propaganda) Three Czechoslovakan posters on sport Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
313 VELKE STAVBY DRUHE PETILETKY - The Big Construction Projects of the Second Five Year Cycle (Posters - Propaganda) Color pictorial map of Czechoslovakia, 1956 1956 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
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)
213 The Old-Time Saloon: Not Wet—Not Dry—Just History Ade, George The saloon in the sober eye Prohibition, 1931 1931 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
Current absentee: $110
(2 bids)
1 Aeschyli Tragoediae VII Aeschylus Aeschylus Tragedies 1557 1557 $800 - $1,200
Starting bid:
$400
Current absentee: $400
(1 bid)
2 The Tragedies of Aeschylus Aeschylus Tragedies of Aeschylus 1st English trans. 1777 1777 $700 - $1,000
Starting bid:
$350
Current absentee: $350
(1 bid)
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
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
10 History of Europe from the Commencement of the French Revolution in M.DCC.LXXXIX. To the Restoration of the Bourbons in M.DCCC.XV. Alison, Archibald Alison's History of the French Revolution [1847-48] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
79 The Whole Works of Roger Ascham Ascham, Roger (Early English Literature) The Whole Works of Roger Ascham, 1865 1865 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
222 The Pantophagist Baldwin, Anita (California) Anita Baldwin's scarce The Pantophagist [1933] $600 - $900
Starting bid:
$300
217 Three first editions by James Beard Beard, James Three first editions by James Beard Various dates $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
226 The Stork Club Bar Book Beebe, Lucius (Cocktails) Hobnobbing w/ Lucius Beebe at Stork Club 1946 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
Current absentee: $150
(1 bid)
218 Mrs. Beeton's Household Management: A Complete Cookery Book Beeton, [Isabella Mary] Mrs. Beeton's Household Management, 1923 1923 $200 - $300
Starting bid:
$100
31 Tractatus de Indiciis Homicidii Ex Proposito Comissi & de alijs indicijs Homicidij et furti: Ad Legem Finalem ff. de quaestionibus. Bianchi, Marcantonio Bianchi's Indicators of Homicide, 1545 [1545] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
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)
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)
216 Chinese-Japanese Cook Book Bosse, Sara and Onoto Watanna (Asian-American) First Chinese-Japanese Cookbook in America 1914 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
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
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
42 The Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell Boswell, James Yale set of Boswell's private papers 1951-1960 $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
43 Titvlorvm Omnivm Ivris Tam Civilis, Qvàm Canonici Expositiones. His Accessit, Modus studendi in utroque iure, per Ioannem Baptistam Caccialupum. Omnia ad vetustorum exemplarium fedem nunc demum diligentissime repurgat. Brant, Sebastian Latin legal works from Sebastian Brant, 1567 [1567] $300 - $500
Starting bid:
$150
24 Oriental Series. Japan: Its History, Arts, and Literature. [&] China: Its History, Arts and Literature Brinkley, Captain F., editor (Asia) Brinkley's Oriental Series: Japan & China, 1/1000 [1901-02] $500 - $800
Starting bid:
$250
44 Japan and China Their History Arts and Literature Brinkley, Captain F., editor Brinkley's Arts of Japan and China, nicely bound 1903-1904 $1,500 - $2,500
Starting bid:
$750
Current absentee: $750
(1 bid)