Sunday, December 11, 2016
Calling begins at Noon
Preview at 10:00am
More Water Park equipment, pumps, pool lighting, Pentair Pool and Spa Lights, hoses, Hayward Super Pump, 7 Neptune Benson Regenerative Media Filter Filtration Systems...
Simplicity SS822E (22") 205cc Electric Start Single Stage Snow Blower
Very fortunate to offer many 'rare' books from the Library of a true "Naturalist".
Retired American Museum of Natural History entomologist is moving and has pared down his collection.
Many First Editions and scarce titles covering subjects like The Birds and the Bees :), Insects, Snakes, Gila Monsters and so much more. Will be sorting through and posting all week. So, please check back. Authors like Edwin Way Teale, Karl Von Frisch, W. Wood (Lepidopterous Insects with hand coloured plates - 1839)
Two smaller Collections of Books have also arrived in South Sterling and will be offered in this sale.
Some are more of the Classic variety while the other grouping are AUTOGRAPHED books from the DICK SCHAAP estate collection.
And if I did not mention, Winchester Auctions is very proud to offer select items from the "MR. DUBONNET" estate. Really unique items including a very primitive bed, original artwork, photos, Orientalia plus more.
Coleopterist's Manual, containingthe Lamellicorn Insects of Linneus and Fabricius. Rev. F. W. Hope, London: 1837, MDCCCXXXVII
Index Entomologicus; or A Complete Illustrated Catalogue, Consisting of 199 Figures of the Lepidopterous Insects of Great Britain, W. Wood, F.R.S. & L.S. 1839. Fine Leather Binding, Banded Spine.
Herpetology of Japan and Adjacent Territory, Leonhard Steineger, 1907. Reptile Skin Covers.
Jungle Bees and Wasps of Barro Colorado Island, Phil Rau. Belonging to Herbert Schwarz, owner's name inscribed. Original photos of Schwarz, et al at Barro Colorado Island. names identified.
Fabre's Book of Insects by Mrs. Rodolph Stawell, Illustrated by E. J. Detmold. Tudor Publishibng, 1939.
The Gila Monster and It's Allies, Charles Bogert 1956
Book collection pertaining to bees, reptiles, insects, mammals, etc.
Shaping up as a very interesting and unique sale.
Watch for our updates.
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