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Lot 4133

$30

Book Details: This lot includes the antique souvenir book shown in the corresponding image(s). Entitled "Souvenir of Newport: The City by the Sea," this accordion-style pictorial work, was published by Walter Sherman of Newport, Rhode Island, circa 1885. It contains scarce 19th-century images of the sights and landmarks of the summer resort, such as the harbor, casino, Fort Adams, Yacht Club House, Ocean House, and of various private residences. Map appears on rear pastedown.

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Condition / Notes: Volume is bound in blind-stamped brown cloth with stamped gilt lettering to front cover. Book shows external wear, with minor loss visible to spine and outside corners. Accordion is intact. Plates are clean and bright. Antique label of Historical Society can be seen opposite map at rear of volume.

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Lot 4134

$450

Title: The Philosopher
Artist: Jacob Kramer
Medium: Lithograph
Features: Signed In Plate
Print Year: circa 1922
Width: 14.25" Height: 20.75"
Art Notes: Work presents image of seated man leaning forward to read a book held in his left hand. His right hand rests on his head.
Condition: Pencil signed 'Kramer' in lower right corner, titled in lower left. Work is preserved under glass in wooden frame.

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Lot 4135

$90

Book Details: This lot includes the group of books shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are "Letters of Medieval Jewish Traders" (Princeton U. P., 1973, in stained dust jacket) by S. D. Goitein, "The Friars and the Jews: The Evolution of Medieval Anti-Judaism" (Cornell U. P., 1982, in dust jacket, with reviews laid in) by Jeremy Cohen, and "Hebraische Berichte uber die Judenverfolgungen wahrend des Ersten Kreuzzugs" (Hahnsche Buchhandlung, 2005) edited by Eva Haverkamp.

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.

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Lot 4136

$100

Details: This large ephemera lot contains aviation and space exploration materials, as well as military papers and publications from both World Wars and the years in between. Included with the aviation items are memorabilia from British Airways Concorde SST, vintage plans and diagrams for building model airplanes, Air Force manuals and brochures and pamphlets. Airlines and planes with other material include TWA, Eastern, United, Pan-Am, and the DC-7.

Military items include used, official "next of kin" forms from WWI, Army and Navy manuals, a recruiting brochure for the WAVES, communications materials and code book, etc. Also included is a recording of astronaut John Glenn's historic first Earth orbit.

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Condition / Notes: These materials are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws.



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Lot 4137

$120

Book Details: This lot includes the group of books on the history of medieval literature shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are "Manuscripts at Oxford: An Exhibition in Memory of Richard William Hunt (1908-1979), Keeper of Western Manuscripts at the Bodleian Library Oxford, 1945-1975, on Themes Selected and Described by Some of His Friends" (Bodleian Library, 1980, in wrappers) eited by A. C. de la Mare & B.C. Barker-Benfield, "Warner of Rouen: Moriuht. A Norman Latin Poem from the Early Eleventh Century" (Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1995) with text, translation, commentary and introduction by Christopher J. McDonough, and "The Medieval Book of Birds: Hugh of Fouilloy's Aviarium" (Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, 1992) with edition, translation and commentary by Willene B. Clark. Also present in this group are three reprints of William Langland's "The Vision of William Concerning Piers the Plowman" (Oxford U. P., 1968-1979), including texts B & C.

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.


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Lot 4138

$30

Book Details: This lot includes the volume of the Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office shown in the corresponding image(s). This is volume XXXII, containing material from July 7 to September 29, 1885. Volume contains alphabetical lists of patentees, inventions, trade-marks and labels. Volume is profusely illustrated with in-text drawings.

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Condition / Notes: This volume is bound in three-quarter gray cloth over marbled paper-covered boards, with gilt-lettered spine labels. Book shows external wear, with soiling to covers. Binding is firm. Antique institutional bookplate appears on front pastedown. First four pages have been detached. Pages are clean and without markings.

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Lot 4139

$80

Details: This large collection of original art contains colored and black & white matted photographic prints, woodcuts, silkscreens, engravings, and hand-made greeting cards. Some of the material is framed. Notable are a large format sepia-colored photograph of a Middle Eastern market. a pen and ink still life, an exquisite rendering of the Hagia Sofia, and a striking portrait of a Great Horned Owl.

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Condition / Notes: These artworks are in very good condition.

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Lot 4140

$55

Book Details: This lot includes the group of books on English medieval history shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are "A Medieval Oxfordshire Village: Cuxham, 1240 to 1400" (Oxford U. P., 1965, in dust jacket) by P. D.A. Harvey, "Seignorial Administration in England" (Frank Cass & Co. Ltd., 1963, in dust jacket) by N. Denholm-Young, and "Hand-List of Anglo-Saxon Non-Runic Inscriptions" (Cambridge University Press, 1971, in dust jacket) by Elisabeth Okasha.

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.

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Lot 4141

$50

Book Details: This lot includes the group of books on medieval church history shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are "St. Patrick's Purgatory: Two Versions of Owayne Miles and the Vision of William Stranton together with the Long Text of the Tractatus de Purgatorio Sancti Patrich" (Oxford U. P., 1991) edited by Robert Easting, "Pages from the History of Novgorodian Painting / The Double Faced Tablets from the St. Sophia Cathedral in Novgorod" (Isskustvo, 1983, in slipcase) by V. N. Lasarev.

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.

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Lot 4142

$40

Book Details: This lot includes the group of antique books on United States history shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are "General James Robertson: Father of Tennessee" (The Parthenon Press, 1934) signed by author Thomas Edwin Matthews, and a compilation of issues of Harper's New Monthly Magazine from December 1885 to May 1886.

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.

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Lot 4143

$30

Title: The Church Historians of England
Author: uncredited author
Editor: Joseph Stevenson
Publisher: Seeleys
City: London
Year: 1853-1856
Printing Information: First Edition
Binding Style: Hardcover
Number of Volumes: 7 Complete: No
Width: 6.25" Height: 9.5"
Book Details:
Condition / Notes: This is a seven-volume set of an eight-volume edition of this work on church history/historiography. This group contains the following volumes:

v. 1, pt. 2. The historical works of the Venerable Beda --
v. 2, pt. 1. The Anglo-Saxon chronicle. The chronicle of Florence of Worcester --
v. 2, pt. 2. The chronicle of Fabius Ethelwerd. Asser's annals of King Alfred. The book of Hyde. The chronicles of John Wallingford. The history of Ingulf. Gaimar --
v. 3, pt. 1. The history of the kings of England, and of his own times, by William of Malmesbury --
v. 3, pt. 2. The historical works of Simeon of Durham --
v. 4, pt. 1. The chronicles of John and Richard of Hexham. The chronicle of Holyrood. The chronicle of Melrose. Jordan Fantosme's chronicle. Documents respecting Canterbury and Winchester --
v. 4, pt. 2. The history of William of Newburgh. The chronicles of Robert de Monte --

This set lacks only V. 5, pt. 1. Vol. 1, pt. 2 continues pagination of v. 1, pt. 1, announced but never published; v. 5, pt. 2 also never published.

Volumes III, pt. I and IV. pt. II have been rebound in black cloth, with printed spine label. Other volumes are in original blind-stamped brown cloth binding, with paper spine labels. These volumes show varying degrees of external wear, with fist two volumes displaying staining to front boards. Bindings are firm. Interiors exhibit scattered foxing.




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Lot 4144

$15

Title: "S-141 Eccl III"
Artist: Shraga Weil
Medium: Silkscreen
Features: Signature
Print Year: 1978
Width: 34.5" Height: 27.5"
Art Notes: An illustration of the bible passage Ecclesiastes III:6, "A time to seek, and a time to lose..." Two images, side by side, each showing a pair of hands against colorful background. Hebrew letters are visible in each image.
Condition: Serigraph has been professionally matted and is preserved under glass and within heavy metal frame. Author's signature in pencil appears in lower right corner, with limitation of 84/200 in the opposite corner.

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Lot 4145

$100

Book Details: This collection of antiquarian and vintage books and magazines center on architecture, and touch related fields such as interior design, landscape architecture, materials (such as building and decorative stone), and construction. Dates range from 1899 to the 1950s, with the majority of items from 1915-1930.

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Condition / Notes: These books and magazines are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws.


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Lot 4146

$60

Details: While not the only materials in this lot of advertising ephemera, the Sears catalogs dominate by sheer bulk. Included are catalogs from 1951, 1952, 1970, and 1971. Other catalogs show microphones, ceramics equipment, graphic arts supplies, fishing tackle, gun shop tools, combs, and type specimens for rubber stamps. Two reprints are included for Hubley toys and for George Wostenholme's IXl Cutlery. Also included is a catalog addressed to sales and marketing managers filled with advertising giveaways and promotional premiums.

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Condition / Notes: These materials are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws.


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Lot 4147

$50

Title: Precedents for the Use of Justices of the Peace: Being a General Collection of Forms of Practice, Adapted to the Existing Laws of Pennsylvania. To Which Is Added a Plain, Practical System of Conveyancing, Sufficiently Copious To Enable a Person Accurately To Draw Any Instrument of Writing, Appertaining to the Business of a Coveyancer, without Having Recourse to Any Other Work
Author: uncredited author
Publisher: George Getz
City: Reading, Pennsylvania
Year: 1822
Binding Style: Hardcover
Pagination: viii/143 pages
Width: 6.75" Height: 8"
Book Details: This legal reference work provides samples of affadavits, warrants, commitments, forms of bail and appeal. as well as various types of bonds, deeds, indentures, leases, letters of attorney, mortgages, petitions, recitals, releases, wills and numerous other legal forms and documents. This work contains a vocabulary of Latin law terms in general use in the early nineteenth century.
Condition / Notes: Antique volume is bound in quarter leather with marbled paper-covered boards. Book shows external wear, with rubbing and loss of material to boards. Corners of boards have been reinforced. Binding is sound. Endpapers and blank pages at ends of volume display markings in pen and pencil. Previous owner's name appears at the top of title page. Some soiling is visible at borders of the same. Age-toned pages are foxed.

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Lot 4148

$80

Book Details: This lot includes the group of books on medieval theology and Church history shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are "Baptism and Change in the Early Middle Ages, c. 200 - c.1150" (Cambridge U. P., 1993, in dust jacket) by Peter Cramer, "Medieval Allegories of Jesus' Parables" (University of California Press, 1987, in dust jacket) by Stephen Wailes, and "Franciscan Poverty: The Doctrine of the Absolute Poverty of Christ and the Apostles in the Franciscan Order, 1210-1323" (SPCK, 1961, in dust jacket) by M. D. Lambert.

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.

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Lot 4149

$40

Book Details: This lot includes the volume of the Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office shown in the corresponding image(s). This is volume LXIII, containing material from April 4 to June 27, 1893. Volume contains alphabetical lists of patentees, inventions, trade-marks and labels. Volume is profusely illustrated with in-text drawings.

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Condition / Notes: This volume is bound in gray cloth with stamped black lettering to spine.. Book shows external wear, with soiling to covers and tearing with loss of material visible at outside corners and ends of spine. Binding is firm. Antique institutional bookplate appears on front pastedown. Pages are clean and without markings.

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Lot 4150

$50

Book Details: This lot includes the group of collectible vintage and antique literary works shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are "The White Dragon" (The Griffon Press Ltd., 1934) written and illustrated by Logi Southby, "Robin Hood and His Adventures. Retold from the Ancient Ballads" (McLoughlin Brothers, Inc., n.d.), a limited edition of "Three Gifts: An Arab Love Story" (Jane Lane the Bodley Head Ltd, 1928, in cardboard slipcase), "Doctor Dolittle in the Moon" (Jonathan Cape, 1942, with color plates) written and illustrated by Hugh Lofting, "Stars and Primroses: Anthology Lettered and Illuminated for Children" (John Lane The Bodley Head, 1947, in dust jacket with tears) by M. C. Green.

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.

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Lot 4151

$100

Book Details: This lot includes the group of books on the history of medieval law shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are a first printing of "Law, Society, and Authority in Late Antiquity" (Oxford U. P., 2001, in dust jacket) inscribed and signed by editor Ralph W. Mathisen, "The Assize of Novel Disseisin" (Oxford U. P., 1973, in dust jacket, with pencil marginalia and underlining) by Donald W. Sutherland, "Medieval Legal Records: Edited in the Memory of C. A. F. Meekings" (Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1978, in dust jacket), and "The Laws of the Medieval Kingdom of Hungary. Volume 1" (Charles Schlacks Jr., Publisher, 1999).

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.

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Lot 4152

$70

Book Details: This lot includes the group of books on English medieval history shown in the corresponding image(s). Among the titles in this collection are "The Lacy Family in England and Normandy, 1066-1194" (Oxford U. P., 1966, in dust jacket) by W. E. Wightman, "The Lordship of England: Royal Wardships and Marriages in English Society and Politics, 1217-1327" (Princeton U. P., 1988, in dust jacket) by Scott L. Waugh, "Lords and Communities in Early Medieval East Anglia" (The Boydell Press, 2005), and "Select English Historical Documents of the Ninth and Tenth Centuries" (Cambridge U. P., 1914) edited by F. E. Harmer.

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Condition / Notes: As with all the books in our shelf lots, these are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.

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Lot 4153

$45

Details: There are seven good quality, antique woodworking hand tools in this lot, all of which are moulding or dado planes. Several of them are designed to smooth special shapes, some of them curved or dentiled. Manufacturers include H. Wells, of Williamsburg, MA; Sandusky Tool Co. of Ohio, Shiverick & Malcolm (with brass thumbscrew on top); T.J. McMaster & Co. of Auburn, NY; and G. Davis of Birmingham, England. Another is simply marked "Regli." All are made of hardwood with cast steel blades.

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Condition / Notes: These tools are in good, intact condition.

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Lot 4154

$200
This auction lot includes the following group of titles:

- Chronicon Abbatiae Rameseiensis, A. Saec. X. Usque ad An. Chirciter 1200: In Quatuor Partibus by W. Dunn Macray, uncredited author Edited by W. Dunn Macray - Dated 1886 by Longman & Co.This work is part of the series The Chronicles and Memorials of Great Britain and Ireland during the Middle Ages.

Antique volume is bound in green cloth with stamped gilt lettering to spine. Books show light external wear, with spines displaying sunning. Bindings are firm. Previous owner's name appears on front flyleaf. Age-toned pages are clean, with occasional pencil underlining and marginalia. Text is in Latin.
- Cartularium Monasterii de Rameseia by William Henry Hart, Ponsonby A. Lyons, uncredited author Edited by Ponsonby A. Lyons, William Henry Hart - Dated 1884-1893 by Longman & Co. - First Edition Number of Volumes: 3 Complete: Yes This work is part of the series The Chronicles and Memorials of Great Britain and Ireland during the Middle Ages.

Antique set is bound in green cloth with stamped gilt lettering to spine. Books show light external wear, with spines displaying sunning. Bindings are firm. Previous owner's name appears on front flyleaves. Age-toned pages are clean and without markings. Texts are in Latin.


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