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Lot 6340

$30
This auction lot includes the following group of literature titles:

- The Cocktail Party by T. S. Eliot - Dated 1950 by Harcourt, Brace and Company
- Tristana by Benito Perez-Galdos - Dated 1961 by Richard R. Smith
- Murder In The Cathedral by T. S. Eliot - Dated 1935 by Harcourt, Brace and Company
- The Family Reunion by T. S. Eliot - Dated 1939 by Harcourt, Brace and Company
- Poetry and Drama by T. S. Eliot - Dated 1950 by Faber & Faber
- In The Money by William Carlos Williams - Dated 1966 by MacGibbon & Kee
- Restless Youth by Fyodor Gladkov - undated by Foreign Languages Publishing House (Moscow)
- Songs Fro Appledore by Oscar Laighton - Dated 1907 by The Riverside Press

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $8.50
Lot 6342

$25
This shelf lot includes the group of vintage and antique literature shown in the corresponding image(s). Due to the high volume of books we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of large lots such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. 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.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $43.50
Lot 6343

$30
Title: Blues & Gospel Records, 1902-1943.
Compilers: Robert M.W. Dixon & John Godrich.
Publisher: Storyville Publications and Co. Ltd., Chigwell, Essex.
Printing Year: 1982. Third, fully revised edition.

Condition/Details: Bound in blue cloth with bright gilt lettering to spine, this volume is a scarce reference work. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The book measures approximately 6.5" x 8" and contains 900 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6344

$55
This auction lot includes the following piece of original antique currency from the United States of America:

- 1 Piece of One Dollar from the United States of America - Dated July 11th, 1862 - Features a portrait of Salmon P. Chase who was a Secretary of Treasury under Abraham Lincoln. Printed by the National Bank Note company. This bank note shows some age/wear indications concentrated at the extremities such as tearing, chipping, and loss. Some tape remnants are attached to the center of the top edge on the back of the bank note.


For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 6345

$25
Title: Thirteenth Regiment of New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry in the War of Rebellion, 1861-1865: A Diary Covering Three Years and a Day
Author: S. Millett Thompson
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Company, Boston
Printing Year: 1888

Condition/Details: Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering to spine, this antique volume is a scarce Civil War regimental history offering accounts of the Battle of Fredericksburg, the Siege of Suffolk, and the Battles of Providence Church Road, Swift Creek, .Cold Harbor, Fair Oaks, the surrender of Richmond and other military encounters and experiences. It includes a roster and an account of the Boston reunion of 1887. The work is illustrated with a tissue-guarded color frontispiece, many maps and plates. Second flyleaf bears an inscription reading "Presented to J. F. Varney. b o b 13 NH r / By Comrade / John B. Palmer b o b 13 NH r / October 27th 1895." The volume shows external age/wear, with taping at foot of spine. Hinges are cracked. Text block is intact. Pages are clean. The book measures approximately 6.5" x 9.75" and contains 717 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6346

$30
This auction lot includes the following group of titles on British art history:

- English Medieval Painting by Tancred Borenius and E. W. Tristram - Dated 1926 by Harcourt, Brace and Company
- Art and Decoration in Elizabethan and Jacobean England by Anthony Wells-Cole - Dated 1997 by Yale University Press
- The Search for the Picturesque by Malcolm Andrews - Dated 1989 by Stanford University Press
- Painter and Poet by Chauncey Brester Tinker - Dated 1938 by Harvard University Press
- The Oxford History of English Art by various authors - Dated 1940's-70's by Oxford University Press - Six volumes on the history of English art, spanning the 800's through the 1940's.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $25.50
Lot 6347

$30
Title: Hide and Seek in Forest-Land
Author: Robert W. Chambers
Publisher: D. Appleton and Company
Printing Year: 1909

Condition/Details: Bound in decorated brown cloth, this antique volume is a scarce story of children meeting all the types of animals that live in a forest. Robert William Chambers (1865-1933) was an American artist and writer. The work is illustrated with a frontispiece and in-text drawings. Some wear to the edges and high points of covers is visible, with small tear in cloth of lower gutter and light uneven fading. Binding and hinges are sturdy, pages are mostly clean with some occasional smudging. The book measures approximately 5" x 7.75" and contains 132 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6348

$80
Title: Rifle and Light Infantry Tactics, Volume II
Author: Brevet Lieut.-Col. W. J. Hardee
Publisher: J. B. Lippincott & Co.
Printing Year: 1861

Condition/Details: Bound in pebbled brown cloth with leather covering and gilt debossing to the spine, this antique volume is a scarce American Civil War reference work, published and used during the war. The work is illustrated with numerous engravings, many of which fold out. The volume shows some external age/wear concentrated at the extremities, and is solidly bound with bright pages with a few scattered marks and pencil owner inscriptions. The book measures approximately 3.25" x 5.25" and contains 232 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6349

$100
Title: The Divan, Written in the Fourteenth Century, by Khwaja Shamsu-d-Din Muhammad-i-Hafiz-i-Shirazi Otherwise Known as Lisanu-l-Ghaib and Tarjumanu--l-Asrar. Translated for the First Time Out of the Persian into English Prose, with Critical and Explanatory Remarks, with an Introductory Preface, with a Note on Sufi,ism, and with a Life of the Author
Translator: Lieut.-Col. H. Wilberforce Clarke
Publisher: Government of India Central Printing Office, Calcutta
Printing Year: 1891 First Edition
Number of Volumes: Complete 2 volume set

Notes: Bound in maroon cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique set is a scarce original edition of a critical translation of the Divan of Persian lyric poet Hafez (1325/1326-1389/1390). The Divan (an Arabic/Persian word meaning collection of poems) is one of the most influential works of world literature, inspiring such writers as Goethe and Garcia Lorca. This translation is the work of Henry Wilberforce-Clarke, translator of Persian works and an officer in the British India corps. It was printed at his expense. The work is illustrated with frontispiece portraits. The volumes show external age/wear. Hinges are cracked. and are solidly bound with clean, lightly age-toned pages with light foxing at ends. The books measure approximately 9.25" x 11.25".

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $12.50
Lot 6350

$25
Title: Voodoo
Author: John Esteven
Publisher: The Crime Club, Inc. by Doubleday, Doran & Co.
Printing Year: 1930 Stated First Edition

Condition/Details: Bound in black cloth with bright red debossing, this antique volume is a scarce mystery title, the second book in the career of this author. The volume shows very nicely with light external age/wear concentrated at the extremities, and is solidly bound with clean pages - there is no marginalia nor any inscriptions. The book measures approximately 5.25" x 7.5" and contains 317 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6351

$35
Title: The Partisan Leader: A Key to Disunion. Secretly Printed in Washington (in the year 1836) by Duff Green, for Circulation in the Southern States
Author: Beverly Tucker
Publisher: Rudd & Carleton
Printing Year: 1861

Condition/Details: Bound in elegantly blind stamped brown cloth, this antique volume is a scarce re-edition of a novel first published in 1836, depicting "a war between secessionist guerrillas in Virginia and a despotic federal government led by President-turned-dictator Martin Van Buren. In Tucker's future, the slaveholding states south of Virginia have already seceded, driven out of the Union by Van Buren's centralizing government and exploitative tariff policy. While the Old Dominion itself remains under federal control, the plot of "The Partisan" concerns the efforts of patriotic Virginian irregulars to defeat government forces and join the independent Southern Confederacy." (from Wikipedia entry on the author). Nathaniel Beverly Tucker (1784-1851) was an author, judge, legal scholar and political essayist. This edition is one of two that appeared at the beginning of the Civil War. The other was published in Richmond with the subtitle "A Novel, and an Apocalypse of the Origin and Struggles of the Southern Conspiracy." The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with lightly age-toned pages with (faint) water marking to bottom margin of text block. Corner of pages 327/328 torn off without affecting text. The book measures approximately 5.5" x 7.75" and contains 392 pages plus 2 pages of publisher's advertisements.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6352

$30
This auction lot includes the following group of United States history titles:

- The Japanese Influence in America by Clay Lancaster - Dated 1963 by Walton H. Rawls
- History of The Connecticut Valley by uncredited author - Dated 1879 by Louis H. Everts - Volume one of two.
- City Center to Regional Mall by Richard Lonstreth - Dated 1998 by The MIT Press
- Landscape and Material Life in Franklin County, Massachusetts, 1770-1860 by J. Ritchie Garrison - Dated 1991 by The University of Tennessee Press
- Connecticut in Transition: 1775-1818 by Richard J. Purcell - Dated 1963 by Wesleyan University Press
- Thomas Jefferson Among the Antiquities of Southern France in 1787 by uncredited - Dated 1954 by Princeton University - Limited edition brochure, in small paper wrappers.

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $18.50
Lot 6353

$60
Title: The Music and Musical Instruments of the Arab with Introduction on How To Appreciate Arab Music
Author: Francesco Salvador-Daniel
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Printing Year: 1914

Condition/Details: Bound in red cloth with bright white lettering antique volume is a scarce study of Arab music edited by Henry George Farmer with notes, bibliography and a memoir of the author, F. Salvador-Daniel (1831-1871), a French scholar and composer of Spanish descent, who worked and traveled in Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Egypt, Spain and Portugal from 1853 to 1864. The work contains two plates and numerous in-text illustrations depicting instruments or offering music examples. The volume shows minimal external age/wear, with slight chipping to corners. The book is solidly bound with crisp pages that are slightly foxed, with no markings or marginalia. The book measures approximately 5.5" x 8" and contains xii/273 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6354

$35
This antique postcard group is part of a large collection we are selling during this auction - check out our other auctions to view more antique decorative and photographic postcards and albums. Buy more than one lot and save on shipping. This lot includes the following:

Theme: Sunbonnet Babies
Approximate Year: 1907
Number of cards in this group: 7

Condition/Details: These postcards depict illustrations of the Sunbonnet Babies at the market, at church, doing the laundry, and baking in the kitchen, among others. These postcards show well with bright, vivid colors and some age/wear indications.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 6355

$10
Title: For The Next Generation, The Commitment to Research at Johnson Wax
Author: uncredited author
Publisher: S. C. Johnson and Son, Inc.
Printing Year: 1986 First edition

Condition/Details: Bound in cream paper-covered boards with bright gilt lettering on the front board and spine and a black and red design at the bottom right corner of the front board, this volume is a decorative volume on the research and development of S. C. Johnson, one of the leading global household cleaner manufacturers, with brand names such as Glade, Pledge, Windex and OFF!. The work contains many photographs and illustrations throughout the text, including many full-page. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean, bright pages, with no inscriptions or marginalia. The book measures approximately 8.5" x 11.25" and contains 272 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6356

$30
This lot features the following piece of artwork:

Artist: etched by Ludwig Schmidt after Krüger Jr.
Medium: hand-tinted copper engraving
Year: 1781-1795
Dimensions: plate measures approximately 8" by 5"

Details/Condition: This original, antique hand-tinted copper engraving is on laid paper. This work features an image of a Scorpaena Scorfa fish. The backside of the engraving is blank. This plate is excised from Ichtyologie ou Histoire Naturelle Générale et Particulière des Poissons by Marcus Eliezer Bloch (1723-1799). Bloch was a German ichthyologist and physician. He was one of the foremost scientists in this field. His “Allgemeine Naturgeschichte der Fische" with 432 excellent copper etching plates of fish, published in Berlin between 1781 - 1795 in 12 volumes. This was the most important work on ichthyology in the 18th century. (Biography information courtesy of http://www.philographikon.com/blochfish.html). The work shows light age/wear, concentrated at the extremities. We will be selling several similar fish plates throughout this auction - check out our other listings for details.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 6357

$35
Title: Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the Extent and Nature of the Mortuary Losses in the Union Regiments, with Full and Exhaustive Statistics Compiled from the Official Records on File in the State Military Bureaus and at Washington
Author: William F. Fox
Publisher: Albany Publishing Company, Albany, NY
Printing Year: 1898 Fourth Edition

Condition/Details: Bound in blind stamped black cloth with bright gilt lettering to spine and front board, this antique volume is a scarce U.S. Civil War reference work authored by Col. William F. Fox (1840-1909), who fought in the Civil War with the 107th New York Volunteers and subsequently became Superintendent of Forests at the Adirondack Park in New York State. Second flyleaf bears the following inscription by previous owner: "Mr. Frank L Avery, Co. D. 5th N. H. 1st Brigade 1st Division 2nd Army Corps." The volume shows light external age/wear. Binding is splitting at table of contents. Pages with red edges are clean and bright. The book measures approximately 9.25" x 11.5" and contains 595 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $7.50
Lot 6358

$60
This lot includes the group of Japanese art reference volumes shown in the corresponding image(s). These works detail Japanese drawings, paintings, prints, and copperplates. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. These books are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older books are more likely to have advanced flaws.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $13.50
Lot 6359

$10
Title: Miss Crespigny: A Powerful Love Story
Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett
Publisher: F. M. Lupton Publishing Company
Printing Year: 1878

Condition/Details: Decoratively bound in crimson, with black and gilt pictorial design and lettering on the spine, this antique volume is a scarce work of nineteenth-century literature by English playwright and author Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924), best known for her children's stories "A Little Princess" and "Little Lord Fauntleroy." The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The spine is slightly cocked. The book measures approximately 5.25" x 7.5" and contains 252 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6360

$150
This auction lot includes the following group of original antique confederate currency. These bank notes are hand numbered and hand signed in ink.

- 5 Pieces of One Dollar by the Commonwealth of Virginia - Dated July 21, 1862 - Hand numbered 120116, 35562, 6886, 189957, and 114004. These banknotes show well with some age/wear indications concentrated at extremities.


For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 6361

$80
Title: The Protestant Essays on the Principal Points of Controversy between Church of Rome and the Reformed. With an Introductory Essay; and an Appendix Illustrating Jesuitism, Monarchism, and Popery in America
Author: William M'Gavin
Publisher: Edwin Hunt, Middletown
Printing Year: 1833 Third American Edition
Number of Volumes: Complete 2 volume set

Notes: Bound in full leather, this antique set is a rare theological work. The work is illustrated with frontispiece plates. The volumes show age/wear, with rubbing to the extremities. Well-bound pages with marbled edges show age-toning and foxing. Some moisture indications throughout. The books measure approximately 5.75" x 9.25".

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $7.50
Lot 6362

$25
This shelf lot includes the group of books on New York State and New York City shown in the corresponding image(s). Due to the high volume of books we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of large lots such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. 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.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $39.50
Lot 6363

$25
This lot includes the original antique map shown in the corresponding image. This is an engraved map on with hand-colored outlining. It dates from circa 1850 . It displays a small engraving offering an allegorical scene at the lower right-hand corner. This well-preserved map measures approximately 14.5" x 10.5". To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 6364

$30
This lot includes the group of ephemera shown in the corresponding image. This material includes stamps, first day covers, 1950's pin ups, postcards, photographs, antique color newspapers, and Nazi Germany propaganda among other items. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $10.50
Lot 6365

$15
Title: The Leaven at Work; or, Some of the Concessions of Orthodoxy in the Direction of Universalism
Author: J. W. Hanson
Publisher: Universalist Publishing House, Boston
Printing Year: 1888

Condition/Details: Bound in navy cloth with bright gilt embossing, this antique volume is a scarce theological work by John Wesley Hanson (1823-1901), an American Universalist minister and a notable Universalist historian advancing the claim that Universalism was the belief of early Christianity. The volume shows some age/wear outside concentrated at edges and high points, binding and hinges are sturdy. Pages are clean with light age toning; owner's pencil inscription appears on front endpaper. The book measures approximately 5" x 7.25" and contains 177 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6366

$35
This auction lot includes the following group of titles on the history of New York City and New York State:

- Times Square Roulette, Remaining The City Icon by Lynne B. Sagalyn - Dated 2001 by The MIT Press
- Day of Jubilee by Brooks McNamara - Dated 1997 by Rutgers University Press
- Manhattan For Rent, 1785-1850 by Elizabeth Blackmar - Dated 1989 by Cornell University Press
- Legal Education in Colonial New York by Paul M. Hamlin - Dated 1939 by New York University
- Keepers of the Revolution, New Yorkers at Work in the Early Republic Edited by Paul A. Gilje and Howard B. Rock - Dated 1992 by Cornell University Press
- Health, Housing and Poverty in New York City, 1865-1898 by Gordon Atkins - Dated 1947, Privately Published

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $13.50
Lot 6367

$15
Title: Women Like Men
Author: Allan Leigh
Publisher: The Macaulay Company
Printing Year: 1926 First edition

Condition/Details: Bound in gray cloth with green lettering, this antique work is a first edition, featuring a frontispiece illustration by the noted Ukrainian-born illustrator Boris Artzybasheff. The volume shows light external age/wear, with some edge wear and smudging. The volume is solidly bound with lightly age-toned pages, showing occasional smudging, faint moisture indications and a stamp on the front endpaper. The book measures approximately 5" x 7.5" and contains 319 pages.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6368

$15
This lot includes the group of antique original engravings and lithographs shown in the corresponding image. This material includes a few pages excised from Harper's Weekly, as well as other scenes depicting architecture, children, ladies' fashion, and Persia. One piece shows a cross-section of a tunnel under London Harbor. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws. Some pieces may show foxing or chipping at edges.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50
Lot 6369

$225
Title: Kamala: A Story of Hindu Life with an Introductory Memoir by Mrs. H. B. Grigg
Author: K. Satthianadhan
Publisher: Srinivasa, Varadachari & Co., Madras
Printing Year: 1894 First Edition

Condition/Details: This antique paperbound volume is a scarce first edition of this work by Krupabai Satthianadhan (1862-1894), one of the first Indian women to write in English and first woman novelist in English from India. This novel is the tragic story of a high-caste Hindu woman's experience as a child-wife, mother and widow. It deals with significant questions of social and historical change. Volume is illustrated with a portrait of the author. The volume shows some age/wear outside, with water marking to covers. Inside good, some yellowing, clean. Inscription in ink appears on front free end paper. The book measures approximately 5" x 7.5" and contains 208 pages plus 5 pages of advertisements.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $4.50
Lot 6370

$15
Title: Memoirs of the Long Island Historical Society - Volume IV - George Washington and Mount Vernon
Author: various authors
Publisher: The Long Island Historical Society
Printing Year: 1889
Number of Copies: 54

Condition/Details: Handsomely bound in green pebbled cloth with bright gilt lettering and design on the spine, this lot includes X copies of this antique volume provides a historical biography of George Washington. The work begins with a historical and genealogical introduction, and continues with copies of many letters written by George Washington to noted people in early American history. The volumes in this lot are in nearly new condition, having been carefully stored over the past century, and show only light external age/wear. The works are solidly bound with clean, lightly age-toned pages. The books measure approximately 6.25" x 9.75" and contain 352 pages each.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $49.50

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $49.50
Lot 6372

$50
This lot includes the group of vintage greeting cards and valentines shown in the corresponding image. Many of the cards are mechanical. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books and ephemera in these lots, these items are generally in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications; older items are more likely to have advanced flaws.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $23.50
Lot 6373

$60
Title: The History of Freemasonry; from the Building of the House of the Lord, and Its Progress throughout the Civilized World, down to the Present Time.
Author: J. W. S. Mitchell, M. D.
Publisher: American Publishing Co., Philadelphia.
Printing Year: c. 1890.
Number of Volumes: Complete 2 volume set

Notes: Recently professionally rebound in black cloth, this antique set is a scarce history of freemasonry. The first volume is illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of the author. These handsome volumes are solidly bound with clean, lightly age-toned pages with marbled edges. The books measure approximately 6.25" x 9.25".

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Lot 6374

$40
This auction lot includes the following group of painting and sculpture reference titles:

- The Entombment of Christ, French Sculptures of the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries by William H. Forsyth- Dated 1970 by The Metropolitan Museum of Art
- Giacomo Manzu by John Rewald - Dated 1966by New York Graphic Society - In slipcase.
- The Art of Reuben Kramer by Theodore L. Low - Dated 1963 by The Walters Art Gallery and The Rinehart School of Sculpture
- Watteau's Painted Conversations by Mary Vidal - Dated 1992 by Yale University Press
- Mrs. Delany and Her Life and Her Flowers by Ruth Hayden - Dated 1980 by British Museum Press

Unless otherwise noted, the books in this lot are in good, intact condition with some age/wear indications.

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Lot 6375

$110
Title: Roughing It
Author: Mark Twain
Publisher: American Publishing Company
Printing Year: 1872 First Edition First State

Condition/Details: Rebound in brown cloth with spine label, this antique volume is a scarce original edition of this work by Mark Twain, a book of semi-autobiographical travel literature written by the famous American humorist. It was written during 1870-71 and published in 1872 as a prequel to his first book "Innocents Abroad." The following points identify it as a first state of this edition: a perfect "My" line 3 on page xi and on page 19; on page 242 lines 20-21 read "premises-said he/was occupying his." A capital "E" in Eastern page 330; a capital "T" in trees appears on page 156; "thirteenth" is also on page 156. -xviii, publisher's advertisement appears on final page.

The work is profusely illustrated. The library binding shows very light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with lightly age-toned pages that have occasional finger smudging to margins. Water stain to outside corners of double frontispiece, with faint trace of marking visible on outside corner of title page. The book measures approximately 6" x 9" and contains 591 pages plus a single page of publisher's advertisements.

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Lot 6376

$15
This lot includes the stamp collection and stamp collection reference material shown in the corresponding image. This material includes stamps and philately relating to the United States as well as many international locations. Some publications in this lot includes Scott's Monthly Journal, and Gimbels Stamp News. Due to the high volume of books and other interesting items on paper we are selling at this auction, we will be offering a number of bulk buy opportunities such as this one during the course of the day. To inspect and acquire more detailed information about this lot, please attend our live preview before the auction. As with all the books and ephemera in these lots, these items 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 6377

$20
Title: From History to Pre-History at Nevasa (1954-56)
Author: Hasmukh Dhirajlal Sankalia, et al
Publisher: Poona
Printing Year: 1960 First edition

Condition/Details: Bound in gray cloth with black lettering and design on the front board, this volume is one of 500 first editions printed in August of 1960, from the Department of Archaeology and Ancient Indian History of Deccan College. The volume contains a frontispiece photographic plate opposite of the half-title page, and many full-page illustrations throughout the work. This is an ex-library volume with stamps on the top and bottom page edges and on the title page, a label on the spine and pocket on the rear endpaper. The volume shows external age/wear, with rubbing and darkening to the boards and spine. The front hinge is separated. The text block is securely bound with clean, bright pages, free of marginalia. The book measures approximately 8.75" x 11.25" and contains 549 pages.

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