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image of Printed Books including Science; December 16, 1998; Sale Number 8189

Printed Books including Science; December 16, 1998; Sale Number 8189

by Christie's East

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Veery Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
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$18.00

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New York: Christie's, 1998. 49 pp. 221 lots. Illustrated in BW. Excellent full-page frontis reproduction of engraved frontis of Sir Isaac Newton, Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica, London, Innys, 1726. . Illustrated Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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image of A Selection of Incunabula; 7 December 2004; Sale 5509

A Selection of Incunabula; 7 December 2004; Sale 5509

by Christie's South Kensington

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Veery Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
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$22.00

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57 pp. 220 lots. Bibliography. Nicely Illustrated. A selection of lots: Vicentius Bellovacensis, Venice, 1493; Ovidus, Venice 1499; Paulus Pergulensis, Venice, 1491; Paulus de Castro, Nuremberg, 1485; Bible in Latin, Venice, 1483; Biblia Latina, Venice, 1487-88; Biblia Latina, Basel, 1491; Augustinus, Venice, 1486, Augustinus de Ancona, Rome, 1479, Appian of Alexandria, Venice, 1477; Ambrosius, Augsburg, 1476.
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image of Fine music and continental manuscripts: the collection of the late Dr Felix Salzer and Mrs Hedwig Salzer

Fine music and continental manuscripts: the collection of the late Dr Felix Salzer and Mrs Hedwig Salzer

by Sotheby's; Novack, Saul; Schacter, Carl

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Veery Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
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$22.10

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London: Sotheby's, 1990 53 lots. Including the autograph manuscript of the first movement of Beethoven's cello sonata in A major, op. 69; L. van Beethoven, autograph letter to Bettina von Arnim; signed first edition of Fidelio; W.A. Mozart, autograph manuscript of the rondo for piano, K 494; F. Schubert, autograph letter to Franz von Schober. . Wraps. Fine. 4to -… Read more
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image of The Library of George Cosmatos: Part 1; 23 March 2005; Sale L05400

The Library of George Cosmatos: Part 1; 23 March 2005; Sale L05400

by Sotheby's London

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Veery Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
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$15.00

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London: Sotheby's London, 2005. 254 pp. 522 lots. A tiny bump to top fore edge corner. Part One, London only. Session One: English and American Literature, Children's Books, History and Science: Seventeenth Century: Lots 1-8; Eighteenth Century: Lots 9-17; Nineteenth Century: Lots 18-191; Session Two: Twentieth Century Lots 192-438; including film Lots 270-194; Cookery, Lots 439-441; Art and Art… Read more
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Music: 20 May 2005; Sale LO5404

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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London: Sotheby's London, 2005. 184 pp. 187 lots. 130 Illustrations, many of autograph musical manuscripts. Light bumping to corners, otherwise fine. Including mss. and scores by Albinoni, Auber, C.P.E. Bach, J. C. Bach, Barber, Bartok, Beethoven, Belli, Berg, Berlin, Berlioz, Bizet, Boccherini, Brahms, Britten, Bruch, Campra, Caruso, Chopin, Copland, Francois Couperin, Delius, Diaghilev, Donato, Donizetti, Dukas, Dvorak, Dutilleux, Elgar, Gershwin,… Read more
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image of Important Botanical Books from the Massachusetts Horticultural Society; Sale Number 1169; 18 December 2002

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New York: Christie's, 2002. 224 pp. 132 items. A ding to the bottom fore edge corner, lightly visible as a shallow bend on pp. 1-40. A small bump to top fore edge corner, else fine. Lushly illustrated, every item illustrated, many with full-page color, plus extra illustrations inside and outside front and back covers. . Illustrated Wraps. Very Good. 4to… Read more
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$112.97
image of English Literature and Children's Books; 22 October 1992; Sale No. 4893

English Literature and Children's Books; 22 October 1992; Sale No. 4893

by Christie's

Seller
Veery Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$24.00

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London: Christie's, London, 1992. 101 pp. 548 lots. Pages lightly tanned toward top edge, otherwise fine. English Literature: The John Bowden Collection of 18th Century books and bindings in remarkably fine condition; Shakepeare's Henry IV part I 1639; an unrecorded variant of Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey 1818, and an important Samuel Mearne Binding with an original fore-edge painting. Children's books:… Read more
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image of The Earle J. Bernheimer Collection of First Editions of American Authors: Including His Remarkable Collection of the Writings of Robert Frost

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New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, 1950. 80 pp. 404 lots. Edges of wraps with wear and soiling, a light stain to fore edge, else fine. Lots 64 to 293 are devoted to Robert Frost. Reproduced herein: Inscription by Robert Frost in the unique copy of his first book; Inscription of L. Frank Baum, Chicago 1900, autograph copy of the poem, The… Read more
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image of The Collection of George Cosmatos; 31 March 1998; Sale LN8199

The Collection of George Cosmatos; 31 March 1998; Sale LN8199

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Veery Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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London: Sotheby's London, 1998. unpag., index. 488 lots. Light bumping to corners, mostly unnoticeable creasing and rubbing to wraps. Over 150 illustrations in black and white. A comprehensive collection of autograph materials with many from art, music, film, Egypt, Russia, and popular culture. Including Aiken, Tsarina Alexandra, Andrews sisters, Apollo XI, Asquith, Astaire and Rogers, Audubon, Bach, Bartok, Baudelaire, Beardsley,… Read more
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image of Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts including Americana; 14 June 2005; Sale No. 1534

Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts including Americana; 14 June 2005; Sale No. 1534

by Christie's

Seller
Veery Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$19.00

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New York: Christie's, New York, 2005. 311 pp. 482 lots. Many excellent illustrations in color including full page reproductions of both Alexander Wilson's and Audubon's Carolina Parrot or Parakeet. . Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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image of Bibliotheque Litteraire Charles Hayoit: Cinqieme et Derniere Partie; 30 Novembre 2005; Sale PF5024

Bibliotheque Litteraire Charles Hayoit: Cinqieme et Derniere Partie; 30 Novembre 2005; Sale PF5024

by Sotheby's Paris

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Veery Books
Published
2005
Condition
Good
Item Price
$15.00

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Paris: Sotheby's Paris, 2005. 240 pp. 230 lots. Ex Lib. premier American rare book library. Library pocket inside front wraps containing prices realized. Stamp of library and acquisition date on TOC page. Light bumping to corners, evidence of dampness on rear bottom corner not visible on wraps, extending only into Sotheby's boilerplate. P.O. has annotated a few lots in ink.… Read more
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image of Libri e Manoscritti; Firenze; 23 Novembre 1989

Libri e Manoscritti; Firenze; 23 Novembre 1989

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Veery Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$5.00

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Florence, Italy: Sotheby's, 1989. unpag. Lots 1001-1327. Sticker shadow on front, otherwise fine. Josephus Flavius; Klauber, Historiae biblicae veteris et novi testamenti; Chagall-Malraux, Et sur le terre, one of 25; Capoferro, Gran simulacro dell'arte, e del-l'uso della scherma, Siena, 1610; and more.. Illustrated Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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image of Photographica 3; January 22-23, 1977; Sale 125, 126

Photographica 3; January 22-23, 1977; Sale 125, 126

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Veery Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$18.00

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San Francisco, CA: California Book Auction Co., 1977. unpag. 641 items. 16 pp. illus., front and back of wrapper illustrated. Prices realized included. Bumping to corners, soiling, a small catalog sticker at bottom of spine. Inside unmarked. Lots 1-108: Daguerreotypes, Ambrotypes, Miniature Cases; Lots 109-146: Cartes-de-Visite, Cabinet Cards, Tintypes; Lots 147-214: Albums and Books with Original Photographs; Lots 250-354: Nineteenth… Read more
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image of Collection of Paul Hyde Bonner; First Editions and Manuscripts of Outstanding Importance. Sold by His Order; Sale Number 4086

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New York: American Art Association Anderson Galleries, Inc., 1934. 67 pp. 286 lots. Chipping and soiling to wraps, else very good. ''Blake's Visions of the Daughters of Albion and the autograph manuscript of Genesis; Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson with a leaf of the original autograph ms.; Lamb's Essays of Elia: Presentation copy to John Clare; corrected proof sheets of… Read more
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$23.97
image of Printed Books; 7 March 2002; Sale No. 9334

Printed Books; 7 March 2002; Sale No. 9334

by Christie's

Seller
Veery Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$14.00

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South Kensington: Christie's, South Kensington, 2002. 64 pp. 219 lots. Lots 1-45: Art reference and modern illustrated books; 46-61: Maps and atlases; 62-115: Travel and natural history books; 116-176: Continental books, including incunabula; 177-219: English books. . Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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image of A California Private Collection, Including Science, Medicine and Travel, Sale N07776, 20, 21 May 2002

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Sotheby's, 2002. 292 pp. 624 lots. Sale Total: 1,666,129 USD. More than 100 illustrations. Lots include: Acosta, José de; Adams, George; Ampère, André-Marie, and Others; Ambrogio, Teseo; Archimedes; Bacon, Francis; Bartholomaeus Anglicus; Barton, William P.C.; Beaumont, William; Beckmann, Johann; Bernoulli, Daniel; Bishop, R. H.; Boorde, Andrew; Borel, Pierre; Boyle, Robert; Brahe, Tycho; Bruele, Gualtherus; Cardano, Girolamo; Cassini, Jacques; Copernicus, Nicolaus;… Read more
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image of Fine Books and Manuscripts including Americana; June 22, 1999; Sale NY7332

Fine Books and Manuscripts including Americana; June 22, 1999; Sale NY7332

by Sotheby's

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Veery Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
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$18.00

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New York: Sotheby's New York, 1999. 392 pp. 462 lots. Light bumping to corners, otherwise fine. Fine Manuscript and Printed Americana (lots 1-162 including a letter to Rhode Island Governor William Greene dated 2 June 1781, signed by George Washington, which sold for $34,500); Modern Illustrated Books and Fine Bindings (lots 163-196 including Longus Daphnis & Chloe. Paris: Teriade, 1961,… Read more
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image of Livres et Manuscrits; 15 Decembre 2004; Sale No. PF4013

Livres et Manuscrits; 15 Decembre 2004; Sale No. PF4013

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Published
2004
Condition
Very Good
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$18.00

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Paris: Sotheby's, Paris, 2004. 168 pp. 134 lots. Very light rubbing and bumping to corners. Highlights include: Cellulairement: 32 poèmes manuscrits autographes de Paul Verlaine which sold for 299,200 eu; A rare signed letter from Pietro Aretin to Cosme de Medici date Venise 18 Juin 1547 for 52,800 eu; A folio bible illustrated by Marc Chagall with 105 full-page eaux… Read more
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image of 93. Auktion: Kunstwissenschaftliche und andrer Literature: 11 Mai 1985

93. Auktion: Kunstwissenschaftliche und andrer Literature: 11 Mai 1985

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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Munchen: Gallerie Wolfgang Ketterer Munchen, 1985. 83 pp. 957 lots. Allgemeine Kunstgeschichte lots 1-322; Glas, Keramik, Porzelian, lots 323-264; Zeitschriften und Jahrbucher, lots 365-406; Buchwesen und Bibliographien lots 407-428; Varia, lots 429-494; Kunstler Monographien lots 495-750; Schone Literatur und Illustrierte Bucher, lots 751-957. General Art History, Glass, Ceramic, Porcelain, Journals, Yearbooks, Bibliology, Bibliography, Artist's Monographs, Fine literature and illustrated books..… Read more
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image of The Renowned Library of the Late John A. Spoor; Part I - A-L; Public Sale April 26, 27, 28, at the Parke-Bernet Galleries, 1939

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New York: Parke-Bernet, 1939. 202 pp. 618 lots. Rubbing and soiling to stiff wraps, a pencil annotation to cover. Wraps with small tears, notably at top and bottom of spine. Inside fine. Spoor's bookplate mounted into stamped impression on cover. First editions of English XVIII-XIX century and American XIX Century Authors; Autograph Letters and Manuscripts including the Famous Emma Isola… Read more
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