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Opticks: or, a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions & Colours of Light by NEWTON, Sir Isaac

London: Smith & Walford, 1704. First. hardcover. very good(+). Also, Two Treatises of the Species and Magnitude of Curvilinear Figures. 4 parts in 1 volume. Title page printed in red & black within a double-ruled border. Illustrated with 19 fold…

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$100,000.00


Atlas by DE WIT, Frederick

Amsterdam. hardcover. very good(+). Atlas with 104 double page maps and title page in full original color and an index. Folio, measures 22" x 13.5". Bound in original vellum-wrapped wood with gold stamped title and spine; a.e.g. A simple de Wi…

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$62,000.00


[Atlas Celeste]; Exceedingly rare edition of John Bevis's 'Unpublished' Atlas Celeste, also referred to by some as the "Forgotten Star Atlas" or the "Ghost Book by BEVIS, John

London: John Bevis, 1786. hardcover. Celestial Atlas. Oblong folio (19 1/4" x 14 7/8"), leather spine over marble boards. "Table of the Stars" in gilt on spine. 51 uncolored engraved celestial charts. No frontispiece, title or index p…

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$48,000.00


Atlas maritimus & commercialis; or, a general view of the world, so far as relates to trade and navigation / Sailing Directions for All the Known Coasts and Islands on the Glob, with a Sett of Sea-Charts by CUTLER, Nathaniel; HALLEY, Sir Edmond; HARRIS, John; SENEX, John; and DEFOE, Daniel

London: James Knapton, 1728. hardcover. Two parts in one volume. Illustrated with 53 of 54 fine uncolored copper plate maps, (last celestial chart is missing with a full size facsimile version provided from the British Library edition), and 5 fold-out di…

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$35,000.00


A General Atlas, Describing the Whole Universe; Being a Complete Collection of the Most Approved Maps Extant by KITCHIN, Thomas

London: Laurie & James Whittle, 1795. hardcover. very good(+). 25 maps on 37 double page map sheets with original outline coloring and magnificent cartouches. 12 of the maps are large format diptychs including a beautiful map of the world. Later iss…

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$28,000.00


Classy At The Bat! by BOLLES, Enoch

1928. Oil on canvas with artist made frame, 24 x 18 inches. Unsigned, wear to finish as expected, some chips to frame but otherwise in good condition.<br/> <br/> Accomplished portrait by American artist Enoch Bolles of a woman swinging a base…

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$25,000.00


De koninglycke Hovenier aanwyzende de Middelen om Boomen, Bloemen en Kruyden, te Zaayen, planten, aen queeken en voort teelen by CAUSE, Hendrik (1648-1699). WITH: COMMELIN, Jan (1629-1692)

Amsterdam: Doornick, 1676. First. hardcover. near fine. Engraved allegorical title-page, and illustrated with two garden plans, 13 plates of fruit and flowers (each in two parts), and 16 plates of garden plans, parterres, mazes, etc. 224 pages. Amsterda…

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$25,000.00


The Catch of the Season by BOLLES, Enoch

1930. Oil on canvas with artist made frame, 24 x 18 inches. Unsigned, wear to finish as expected, some chips to frame but otherwise in good condition.<br/> <br/> Dynamic painting of a woman catching a baseball painted for the July 1930 issue …

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$25,000.00


The Quadrupeds of North America by AUDUBON, John James

New York: V.G. Audubon, 1854. hardcover. very good(+). Audubon, John James.. 3 volumes. Illustrated with 155 glorious hand-colored lithographic plates with tissue guards. viii, 383 [1]; ii, 334; viii, 348pp. Royal 8vo, wonderfully bound in contemporary …

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$24,500.00


Oberon: Ein Romantisches Heldengedicht in 12 Gesangen.; Unique Copy, Specially Bound with 18 Original Drawings in Color by (RABUS, Carl) & WIELAND, C[hristoph] M[artin]

Munich: Hesperos, 1919. First. hardcover. fine. Rabus, Carl. Illustrated with 18 etched plates and also 18 original color drawings. Afterword by Curt Moreck. 243 pages.Thick 4to, magnificently bound by Koellner in full tan pigskin with ornate blind-tool…

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$22,500.00


All three of the most important contemporary accounts of the Champ d&#39;Asile colony sold together by (FRENCH COLONY OF CHAMP D'ASILE IN TEXAS)

Paris: various, 1819. First. hardcover. very good. The titles are: (1.) (L'Heritier, Louis Francois). Le Champ-D'Asile, Tableau Topographique et Historique du Texas...folding map of Texas and Louisiana. viii, 247 pages, 8vo, handsomely rebound i…

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$22,500.00


Kinder-und Haus-Marchen. Gesammelt durch die Bruder Grimm by DIE BRUDER GRIMM [GRIMM, Jacob & Wilhelm Karl]

Berlin: In der Realschulbuchhandlung, 1812. First. hardcover. good. [2], 384, lx pages. Short thick 12mo, bound in 20th century gray boards with paper spine label. The text block has extensive expert repairs at margins and Japanese tissue overlays to re…

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$22,000.00


Anne of Green Gables by MONTGOMERY, L.M

Boston: Page, 1908. First. hardcover. very good. Illustrated by M.A. and W.A.J. Claus. 8vo, pinkish gray cloth, pictorial cover label. Boston: Page, 1908. First Edition.<br/><br/> First issue, dated April, 1908 on the copyright page, with 8 …

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$22,000.00


Untitled (Northern Minnesota) by MARTIN, Thomas Mower

unbound. very good(+). Landscape painting. Oil on canvas. Unframed measures 52" x 36", frame measures 55" x 39".<br/><br/> Beautiful landscape of trees on a cliff in Northern Minnesota, circa 1890. Thomas Mower Martin (18…

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$21,000.00


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