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Lot: 1 - [American Civil War] [Davis, Jefferson] Hampton,

[American Civil War] [Davis, Jefferson] Hampton, Lieut. General Wade Address on the Life and Character of Gen. Robert E. Lee, Delivered on the 12th of October, 1871, Before the Society of Confederate Soldiers and Sailors, in Maryland Baltimore:

Lot: 2 - [American Civil War] Jackson, Thomas Jonathan

[American Civil War] Jackson, Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Autograph Letter, signed Hdqrs. Valley Dist., May 8, 1862. 2pp., on one 12mo. sheet (7 3/16 x 5 3/4 inches; 18.1 x 14.9cm.); with some damp-wrinkling, moderate creasing along folds; with

Lot: 3 - [American Revolution] Thomson, Charles, Autograph

[American Revolution] Thomson, Charles Autograph Document, signed (Philadelphia), October 2, 1778. 3 1/2 pp. on 2 folio sheets (13 1/8 x 8 inches; 33.4 x 20.8cm.) Act of Second Continental Congress regarding an embargo on provisions, contents and

Lot: 4 - [Americana] [American Philosophical Society],

[Americana] [American Philosophical Society] Transactions, of the American Philosophical Society, Held at Philadelphia, for Promoting Useful Knowledge Philadelphia: William and Thomas Bradford, 1771. Volume I. From January 1st, 1769, To January

Lot: 5 - [Americana] [Bayard, Nicholas], An Account of the

[Americana] [Bayard, Nicholas] An Account of the Commitment, Arraignment, Tryal and Condemnation of Nicholas Bayard Esq; for High Treason, In Endeavouring to Subvert the Government of the Province of New York, in America... London, 1703. First

Lot: 6 - [Americana] Furman, Gabriel, Notes Geographical

[Americana] Furman, Gabriel Notes Geographical and Historical, Relating to the Town of Brooklyn, in Kings County on Long-Island Brooklyn: printed by A. Spooner, 1824. First edition. 12mo. Untrimmed, leaf size 8 x 4 3/8 inches; 205 x 114mm., 60

Lot: 7 - [Americana] [Burroughs, John, and Thomas Edison

[Americana] [Burroughs, John, and Thomas Edison and Harvey Firestone and Henry Ford Our Vacation Days of 1918 [Akron], [1921]. 4to. Original half black morocco over tan boards, stamped in gilt and with decorated cover label, lighty rubbed. With

Lot: 8 - [Americana] Dalton, Emmett, When the Daltons Rode

[Americana] Dalton, Emmett When the Daltons Rode Garden City: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1931. First edition. 8vo. Illustrated with frontispiece portrait, photo plates, and title vignette. Signed by the author in blue ink below

Lot: 9 - [Americana] Fulton, R(obert)., A Treatise on the

[Americana] Fulton, R(obert). A Treatise on the Improvement of Canal Navigation... London: I. & J. Taylor at the Architectural Library, 1796. First edition. 4to. Sheet size 268 x 218mm, (i)-xvi, (1)-144 pp. +17 plates. Contemporary tree calf

Lot: 10 - [Americana] Newell, C(hester)., History of the

[Americana] Newell, C(hester). History of the Revolution in Texas, Particularly of the War of 1835 & '36; Together With the Latest Geographical, Topographical and Statistical Accounts of the Country... New York: Wiley & Putnam, 1838.

Lot: 11 - [Americana] (Beverley, Robert), The History of

[Americana] (Beverley, Robert) The History of Virginia, In Four Parts... London: for B. and S. Tooke, etc, 1722. "The Second Edition, revised and enlarg'd by the Author." 8vo. Complete with 4pp. ads at rear. Illustrated with an engraved

Lot: 12 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Armstrong, Neil A.,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Armstrong, Neil A. Typed Letter, signed Lebanon, Ohio, November 12, 1986. 1 1/2pp. on two 4to sheets (each 10 5/8 x 8 3/8 inches; 27.4 x 21.5cm); boldly signed in blue felt pen; with light horizontal creases along

Lot: 13 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Cassatt, Mary,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Cassatt, Mary Autograph Letter, signed Grasse [France], February 27, 1921. 3pp. 4to. Autograph letter on Cassatt's Villa Angeletto letterhead, with minor wear. To Mr. Vail [presumably the French-American painter

Lot: 14 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Castro, Fidel,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Castro, Fidel Autograph Letter, signed Sierra Maestra, Cuba, Sep.(tember) 22-(19)58. 8vo, two pages, in Spanish. Autograph letter, signed in ink "Fidel" to "Pedro Luis" (Diaz Lanz). Lightly toned; minor chipping to

Lot: 15 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Churchill, Winston,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Churchill, Winston Typed Letter, signed (London), November 12, 1952. 1p., 4to; signed "Winston S. Churchill" as Prime Minister of Great Britain on 10 Downing Street stationary, light creasing along old folds.

Lot: 16 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Davis, Jefferson,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Davis, Jefferson Autograph Letter, signed [ Washington, D.C] Senate Chamber, December 13, no year given. 1p., 12mo; light horizontal center crease along old fold, scattered light spotting. To Miss E. Matterson, "

Lot: 17 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Doyle, Arthur Conan,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Doyle, Arthur Conan Autograph Letter, signed Windleshaw, Crowborough, Sussex, (England): June 16 (ca 1920s). 8vo. Autograph letter to both sides of one leaf, signed in ink "A Conan Doyle" to "My dear Seymour" on

Lot: 18 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Freud, Sigmund, Typed

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Freud, Sigmund Typed Letter, signed Berggasse 19, Vienna, December 24, [19]23. 1 1/16pp., on one small 4to sheet (8 5/8 x 6 inches; 22.8 x 14.8cm.), signed "Sigm"; lightly worn. Addressed to Leah Lucy Weiner

Lot: 19 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] George III, King of

[Autographs & Manuscripts] George III, King of England Autograph Letter, signed Kew [Palace], May 4, 1783. 1 1/2pp. on one 4to sheet; moderate creasing along folds, old cello tape repair and residue towards bottom of verso, forming an open

Lot: 20 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Grant, U(lysses). S.,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Grant, U(lysses). S. Autograph Letter, signed Head Quarters, Department of Ohio, Fort Henry, Tennessee: February 7, 1862. 1p. 4to. Autograph letter signed "U.S. Grant Big. Gen." with light to moderate creasing along

Lot: 21 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Hemingway, Ernest,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Hemingway, Ernest Typed Letter, signed Finca Vigia, San Francisco de Paula, Cuba, December 4, 1950. 2pp., on two 4to sheets. Signed "Ernesto", with Hemingway's numerous manuscript ink notes and corrections, and

Lot: 22 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Hemingway, Ernest,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Hemingway, Ernest Autograph Letter, signed Madrid, Hotel Suecia, [June] 27, [1959]. 4to (11 x 8 1/2 inches; 26.8 x 20.5cm.) 1p. autograph letter on Hotel Suecia, Madrid letterhead, signed 'Love Papa'; light creasing

Lot: 23 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Hugo, Victor, Autograph

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Hugo, Victor Autograph Letter, signed No place, February 7, no year given. 1p., 12mo; light creasing along folds, slightly affecting signatures, some minor wrinkling. Framed. To an unnamed correspondent,

Lot: 24 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Hugo, Victor, Autograph

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Hugo, Victor Autograph Letter, signed July 19, no year given [ca. 1860s]. 1 1/2 pp. on one folded 8vo sheet; with light creasing along folds. In double-pane frame with late 19th-century albumen photo portrait of

Lot: 25 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Jay, John, Autograph

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Jay, John Autograph Letter, signed No place, May 13, 1794. 4to, one page. Autograph letter, signed in ink "John Jay" to his wife "My dear Sally" (Sarah Livingston). Manuscript in ink on verso, from another hand,

Lot: 26 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Napoleon, Document,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Napoleon Document, signed No place, July 11, 1812. 5 1/2 x 12 3/4 inches; 14 x 32.2cm. Manuscript text to bottom portion of partly printed document, signed "Napoleon," with signatures by four of Napoleon's ministers

Lot: 27 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Nelson, Horatio,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Nelson, Horatio Autograph Letter, signed [London]: Piccadilly, April 8, 1803. 1p., 4to, signed "Nelson + Bronte"; with light creasing along folds; final "n" of "Nelson" in signature traversed by moderate vertical

Lot: 28 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] P(ierce)., F(ranklin).,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] P(ierce)., F(ranklin)., and Jefferson Davis Manuscript Document with Autograph Endorsements, signed Ordnance Office, Washington, January 14, 1856. 3pp., on two 4to leaves; with some creasing along folds. Docketed.

Lot: 29 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Reagan, Ronald,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Reagan, Ronald Autograph Letter, signed (Los Angeles), December 24, [1990]. 1 1/2pp., on one 4to sheet of Reagan's personal letterehead (8 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches; 21.7 x 16.4cm.), signed "Dad"; with very light creases

Lot: 30 - [Autographs and Manuscripts] Trotsky, Leon, Typed

[Autographs and Manuscripts] Trotsky, Leon Typed Letter, signed January 18, 1931. 2 pp. on one 4to sheet (10 7/8 x 8 1/2 in.; 28 x 22cm); signed in blue ink; small paper losses at blank edges. In German, to his publisher, disputing the

Lot: 31 - [Aviation] Earhart, Amelia, Original Photograph

[Aviation] Earhart, Amelia Original Photograph Signed & Inscribed Ca. 1931-1937. Silver print, 11 1/8 x 8 inches; 28.5 x 20.2cm. Low angle standing portrait of Amelia Earhart in flight suit, inscribed and signed by Amelia Earhart to Walter P

Lot: 32 - [Childrens & Illustrated] [Rackham, Arthur]

[Childrens & Illustrated] [Rackham, Arthur] Barrie, J.M. Peter Pan In Kensington Gardens London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1906. First Rackham trade edition. 4to. Illustrated with 50 color plates by Rackham mounted to brown paper sheets with

Lot: 33 - [Children's & Illustrated] Harris, Joel Chandler,

[Children's & Illustrated] Harris, Joel Chandler Uncle Remus, His Songs and His Sayings, The Folk-Lore of the Old Plantation New York: D. Appleton, 1881. First edition, first issue, with "presumptive" to last line of p. 9. Illustrated by

Lot: 34 - [Children's & Illustrated] Milne, A.A., Complete

[Children's & Illustrated] Milne, A.A. Complete set of the Christopher Robin Books Including: When We Were Very Young; Now We Are Six; Winnie-the-Pooh; and The House at Pooh Corner. All London: Methuen, (1950), reprints, illustrated by E.H.

Lot: 35 - [Early Printing] Boccaccio, Giovanni, The Modell

[Early Printing] Boccaccio, Giovanni The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence, and Conversation, Framed In Ten Days... (Decameron) London: Isaac Jaggard, 1625, 1620. Two volumes bound as one. Second edition in English of Volume I; first edition in

Lot: 36 - [Early Printing] Plutarch, The Lives of the Noble

[Early Printing] Plutarch The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes... London: Richard Field For Thomas Wright, 1595. Translated by Thomas North. Second North edition. Folio. Leaf size 12 1/2 x 7 7/8 inches; 31.8 x 20.5cm., [14], 865, 862-889,

Lot: 37 - [Early Printing] Plutarch, The Philosophie,

[Early Printing] Plutarch The Philosophie, Commonlie Called, The Morals... London: Arnold Hatfield, 1603. First edition in English. Translated by Philemon Holland. Folio. [8], 1363, [65]pp. Contemporary blind-paneled speckled calf, with morocco

Lot: 38 - [Economics] De Quincey, Thomas, The Logic of

[Economics] De Quincey, Thomas The Logic of Political Economy Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1844. First edition. From the library of Gulian C. Verplanck and with his ownership signature on front board. 8vo. Publisher's drab

Lot: 39 - [Economics] Malthus, T(homas).R(obert).,

[Economics] Malthus, T(homas).R(obert). Definitions in Political Economy London: John Murray, 1827. First edition. 8vo. Leaf size 198x119mm, (i)-viii, (1)-261 [3]pp. Publisher's brown paper-covered boards, printed paper spine label; with light

Lot: 40 - [Economics] Petty, Sir William, The Political

[Economics] Petty, Sir William The Political Anatomy of Ireland...To Which is Added Verbum Sapienti; or an Account of the Wealth and Expenses of England... London: for D. Brown, and W. Rogers, 1691. First edition. 8vo. Collation: A-P8, Q4; [16],

Lot: 41 - [Finance] Chappel, Capt. Samuel, Diamond or Rich

[Finance] Chappel, Capt. Samuel Diamond or Rich Jewel, Presented To the Common-wealth of England, for inriching of the Nation... London: for John Clowes, against the Lower Pump In Grubstreet, 1650. Small 4to, disbound. Leaf size 170x130mm., [x],

Lot: 42 - [Finance] [Mississippi Bubble], Het Groote

[Finance] [Mississippi Bubble] Het Groote Tafereel Der Dwaasheid... [Amsterdam?], 1720. Folio. Title page (382 x 249mm.) in red & black. [2], 1-25[1], 1-52, (1)-31, i.e.29, [1], 1-8, 1-10pp. + additional related folding folio letterpress

Lot: 43 - [Literature] Boswell, James, The Life of Samuel

[Literature] Boswell, James The Life of Samuel Johnson... London: Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly, 1791. First edition, later issue. 4to. With the second state "give" reading at line 10 of page 135 in Volume I, lacking the front blank in Volume

Lot: 44 - [Literature] [Dickens, Charles] (Browne, Charles

[Literature] [Dickens, Charles] (Browne, Charles Farrar) Artemus Ward's Lecture. (As delivered at the Egyptian Hall, London.) Edited by his Executors, T.W. Robertson & E.P. Hingston. With Numerous Illustrations from the Panorama London: John

Lot: 45 - [Literature] Milton, John, Paradise Lost. A Poem,

[Literature] Milton, John Paradise Lost. A Poem, in Twelve Books and Paradise Regain'd. A Poem in Four Books London: for J. and R. Tonson and S. Drapper, 1749. 2 Volumes. With: Paradise Regain'd. A Poem, in Four Books. To Which is added Samson

Lot: 46 - [Literature] Rand, Ayn, Atlas Shrugged

[Literature] Rand, Ayn Atlas Shrugged New York: Random House, (1957). Ninth printing (issued 1967); "Tenth Anniversary Edition," #542/2,000 numbered copies signed by Rand. 8vo. Publisher's blue cloth, stamped in gilt with author's intials; top

Lot: 47 - [Literature] (Russell, William Clark), The Wreck

[Literature] (Russell, William Clark) The Wreck of the 'Grosvenor:' An account of The Mutiny of the Crew and Loss of the Ship when trying to make the Bermudas London: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, 1877. In three volumes. First

Lot: 48 - [Literature] Stevenson, Robert Louis, Kidnapped:

[Literature] Stevenson, Robert Louis Kidnapped: Being Memoirs of the Adventures of David Balfour in the Year 1751... (London): Cassell & Company, 1886. First edition, first issue with "business" to p. 40 and 15pp. publisher's ads dated

Lot: 49 - [Literature] Stevenson, Robert Louis, Strange Case

[Literature] Stevenson, Robert Louis Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1886. First U.K. edition, first cloth-bound issue, preceded by the American edition and the U.K. edition in wrappers. Small 8vo. [8],

Lot: 50 - [Literature] [Stevenson, Robert Louis] Ireland,

[Literature] [Stevenson, Robert Louis] Ireland, Alexander (editor) William Hazlitt, Essayist and Critic, Selections from His Writings... London: Frederick Warne, 1889. First edition. 8vo. Illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of Hazlitt and

Lot: 51 - [Native Americana] Bacqueville de la Potherie

[Native Americana] Bacqueville de la Potherie (Claude-Charles Le Roy) Histoire de l'Amerique septentrionale... Paris: Chez Jean-Luc Francois Didot, 1722. In four volumes. First edition. 12mo. Complete with the tables at the end of each

Lot: 52 - [Philosophy] Hume, David, An Enquiry Concerning

[Philosophy] Hume, David An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals London: for A. Miller, 1751. First edition, first issue. 12mo. (viii), 1-253, [3]pp.; with half-title, preliminary errata leaf, three final pages of ads, leaf L3 uncanceled

Lot: 53 - [Philosophy] Locke, John, Some Thoughts Concerning

[Philosophy] Locke, John Some Thoughts Concerning Education London: for A. and J. Churchill, 1693. First edition, first edition. 8vo. [8], 1-262, [2]pp. With the "Patronage" reading on leaf A3v, line 19. Bound in modern purple-brown calf, stamped

Lot: 54 - [Photography] Daguerre, Louis Jacques Mande,

[Photography] Daguerre, Louis Jacques Mande Autograph Letter, signed Paris: November 6, 1826. 8vo. 1/2p. autograph letter on Daguerre's Maison du Diorama letterhead, signed "Daguerre" with integral address leaf; light to moderate creasing along

Lot: 55 - [Photography] Talbot, William Henry Fox, Autograph

[Photography] Talbot, William Henry Fox Autograph Letter, signed Leacock Abbey: December 16, no year. 1 1/4pp. 4to. Autograph letter signed "H. F. Talbot", with integral address leaf signed by and presumably addressed in Talbot's hand; broken

Lot: 56 - [Presidential] (Jefferson, Thomas), Report of the

[Presidential] (Jefferson, Thomas) Report of the Secretary of State, on the Subject of Establishing a Uniformity in the Weights, Measures and Coins of the United States New York: F. Child's and J. Swaine, 1790. First octavo edition. Published by

Lot: 57 - [Presidential] Jefferson, Thomas, A Manual of

[Presidential] Jefferson, Thomas A Manual of Parliamentary Practice. For the Use of the Senate of the United States Washington City: Samuel Harrison Smith, 1801. First edition. 16mo. Contemporary sheep with gilt spine compartments and red morocco

Lot: 58 - [Presidential] Jefferson, Thomas, Autograph

[Presidential] Jefferson, Thomas Autograph Letter, signed [Monticello], September 6, 1808. 2pp. in ink to one 4to sheet (9 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches; 24.5 x 19.0cm.); with light to moderate horizontal creases along original folds; contents and signature

Lot: 59 - [Presidential] Jefferson, Thomas, Memoir,

[Presidential] Jefferson, Thomas Memoir, Correspondence, and Miscellanies from the papers of Thomas Jefferson Charlottesville [Virginia]: F. Carr, 1829. In four volumes. First edition. 8vo. Edited by Thomas Jefferson Randolph. With frontispiece

Lot: 60 - [Presidential] Polk, James J., Autograph Letter,

[Presidential] Polk, James J. Autograph Letter, signed Columbia [Tennessee], December 15, 1842. 3pp. 4to. Addressed in Polk's hand and with postal hand stamp on verso of second leaf, docketed; light creasing to folds, expertly window mounted.

Lot: 61 - [Private Press] [The Caxton Club] Duff, E. Gordon,

[Private Press] [The Caxton Club] Duff, E. Gordon William Caxton Chicago: The Caxton Club, 1905. One of 145 copies on American hand-made paper, of 148 copies incorporating, in a back cover pocket, a leaf from the the Ashburnham copy of the first

Lot: 62 - [Science, Medicine, & Mathematics] [Academia del

[Science, Medicine, & Mathematics] [Academia del Cimento] Essayes of Natural Experiments Made In Academie del Cimento, Under the Protection of the Most Serene Prince Leopoldo of Tuscany London: for Benjamin Alsop, 1684. Translated by Richard

Lot: 63 - [Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Dalton, John,

[Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Dalton, John Meteorological Observations and Essays London: for W. Richardson, under the Royal Exchange; J. Phillips, George-Yard; and W. Pennington, Kendal, 1793. First edition, first issue. 8vo. (i)-xvi,

Lot: 64 - [Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Darwin, Charles,

[Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Darwin, Charles The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex London: John Murray, 1871. In two volumes. First edition, second (published) issue. 8vo. Complete with half-titles, and 16 pp. publisher's

Lot: 65 - [Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Darwin, Charles,

[Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Darwin, Charles Geological Observations on South America. Being the Third Part of The Geology of the Voyage of the Beagle, under the command of Capt. Fitzroy, R.N. during the years 1832 to 1836 London: Smith,

Lot: 66 - [Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Darwin, Charles,

[Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Darwin, Charles The Variation of Animals and Plants under Domestication London: John Murray, 1868. In two volumes. First edition, first issue. Tall 8vo. With 43 illustrations in text. 32 pp. publisher's

Lot: 67 - [Science, Medicine, & Mathematics] [Edison,

[Science, Medicine, & Mathematics] [Edison, Thomas] Atkinson, Philip The Elements of Electric Lighting... New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1888. First edition. 12mo. (i)-vi, (1)-260pp. + 2pp. advts. at back. Thomas Edison's copy with his ownership

Lot: 68 - [Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Faraday,

[Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Faraday, M(ichael) Autograph Letter, signed [London]: Royal Institution, November 5, 1865. 1 1/3pp. Autograph letter to one folded sheet. Small 8vo. With some light creasing along old folds, moderate

Lot: 69 - [Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Harris, John, et

[Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Harris, John, et al Lexicon Technicum: or, an Universal English Dictionary of Arts and Sciences explaining not only the Terms of Art, but the Arts Themselves London: Daniel Brown, et al., 1704. In three

Lot: 70 - [Science, Medicine, & Mathematics] Heister,

[Science, Medicine, & Mathematics] Heister, Laurence A General System of Surgery, In Three Parts. Containing the Doctrine of Management I. Of Wounds... II. Of...Operations... III. Of...Bandages... To Which is Prefixed an Introduction,

Lot: 71 - [Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Papin, Denis., A

[Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Papin, Denis. A New Digester or Engine for Softning Bones, Containing the Description of its Make and Use in these Particulars: Viz. Cookery, Voyages at Sea, Confectionary...and Dying. AND A Continuation of the

Lot: 72 - [Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Ramazzini,

[Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Ramazzini, Bernardino A Treatise of the Diseases of Tradesmen,... London: for Andrew Bell, et al, 1705. First English edition. 8vo. Bound in contemporary blind paneled brown calf; expertly rebacked, endpapers

Lot: 73 - [Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Starkey, George,

[Science, Medicine & Mathematics] Starkey, George, et al. Collectanea Chymica: A Collection of Ten Several Treatises In Chymistry... London: for William Cooper, 1684. Small 8vo. Leaf size 150x90mm., [6], (1)-193, [5]; (1)-32, 1-16pp. Finely

Lot: 74 - [Sports] [Baseball] Paige, (Leroy) Satchell, Typed

[Sports] [Baseball] Paige, (Leroy) Satchell Typed Letter, signed Kansas City, "April 29th. 48." 1p. 4to (10 15/16 x 8 1/2 inches; 280 x 215mm.); light creasing along old folds. Strong, clear ink signature. On his "Leroy 'Satchell' Paige/Tourist

Lot: 75 - [Sports] [Squash] Miles, Eustace H., The Game of

[Sports] [Squash] Miles, Eustace H. The Game of Squash. A Practical Handbook to English Squash-Rackets and American Squash-Tennis London and New York : George Bell & Sons, 1901. First edition. All England Series. 16mo. Illustrated with a

Lot: 76 - [Sports] [Squash], Group of Eight First Editions

[Sports] [Squash] Group of Eight First Editions on Squash Locations vary, 1929-1951. Size and condition varies. Titles include:. Aberdare, Lord, et al. Rackets, Squash-rackets, Tennis, Fives & Badminton (London, [1933]; first edition)

Lot: 77 - [Sports] [Tennis] Whitman, Malcom D., Tennis

[Sports] [Tennis] Whitman, Malcom D. Tennis Origins and Mysteries New York: The Derrydale Press, 1932. 1/450. 8vo. Illustrated with 28 plates, including frontispiece with tissue guard, illustration in text. Publisher's three-quarter brown cloth

Lot: 78 - [Sports] [Tennis] Dwight, James, Lawn-Tennis

[Sports] [Tennis] Dwight, James Lawn-Tennis Boston and London, (1886). First edition, with the misprint '2885' for '1885' on p. 89. 12mo. [iv], (1)-94, [12]pp. Publisher's gray cloth, stamped in black; corners bumped, extremities with some

Lot: 79 - [Sports] [Tennis] Luze, Albert de, A History of

[Sports] [Tennis] Luze, Albert de A History of The Royal Game of Tennis (London): Roundwood Press, 1979. First English-language edition. #500/500. Translated by Richard Hamilton. Signed by Hamilton to title page. 4to. With plates and

Lot: 80 - [Sports] [Tennis] Merrihew, Stephen Wallis, The

[Sports] [Tennis] Merrihew, Stephen Wallis The Quest of The Davis Cup New York: American Lawn Tennis, 1928. Edition De Luxe, #18/250. Volume VI of The Lawn Tennis Library. Large 8vo. Signed and dated by the author to limitation page. Illustrated

Lot: 81 - [Sports] [Tennis] Noel, E.B., and J.O.M. Clark, A

[Sports] [Tennis] Noel, E.B., and J.O.M. Clark A History of Tennis Oxford, 1924. In two volumes. 4to. Illustrated with color frontispieces, numerous half-tone and other photographic plates. Publisher's blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, fore and

Lot: 82 - [Sports] [Tennis] Paret, J. Parmly, and William

[Sports] [Tennis] Paret, J. Parmly, and William Harvey Maddren Lawn Tennis, its Past, Present, and Future...To Which is Added a Chapter on Lacrosse New York and London: Macmillan, 1904. First and limited edition, #18/100 large paper copies. From

Lot: 83 - [Sports] [Tennis] Rendall, J.C.S., Lawn Tennis

[Sports] [Tennis] Rendall, J.C.S. Lawn Tennis Reflections [Parts I & II] No place, (1931). Original typescript. Small 4to. [5 leaves], 163 leaves, typed to rectos only. Original red morocco, rebacked, stamped in gilt, with rubbing to

Lot: 84 - [Sports] [Tennis] Tilden, William T., 2nd, Match

[Sports] [Tennis] Tilden, William T., 2nd Match Play and the Spin of the Ball [New York: American Lawn Tennis], [1925]. Edition De Luxe, #28/340 copies signed by Tilden, and editor S. Wallis Merrihew. Large 8vo. Illustrated with photogravure

Lot: 85 - [Sports] [Tennis] Tilden, William T., II, Singles

[Sports] [Tennis] Tilden, William T., II Singles and Doubles New York: George H. Doran, (1923). First edition. 12mo. Illustrated with a frontispiece and 9 half-tone photo plates depicting noted tennis players. Publisher's tan cloth stamped in

Lot: 86 - [Sports] [Tennis] [Tilden, William T.], Group of

[Sports] [Tennis] [Tilden, William T.] Group of Five Titles of William T. Tilden Locations vary, 1922-1930. Size and condition varies. Titles include:. Tilden, William T. Lawn Tennis for Club Players (London, [1922]; first edition) Tilden,

Lot: 87 - [Sports] [Tennis], Three American Lawn Tennis

[Sports] [Tennis] Three American Lawn Tennis Titles New York, 1915-1937. Size and condition varies. Titles include:. Paret, J. Parmly. Methods and Players of Modern Lawn Tennis (1915; first edition) Paret, J. Parmly. Lawn Tennis Lessons for

Lot: 88 - [Sports] [Tennis], Three British Tennis Titles

[Sports] [Tennis] Three British Tennis Titles Locations vary, 1901-1922. Size and condition varies. Titles include:. Wilberforce, H.W.W. Lawn Tennis (London and New York, 1901; reprint) Patterson, Norman H. (editor). Lawn Tennis by Tyne and

Lot: 89 - [Sports] [Tennis] , Group of Ten Titles on Tennis

[Sports] [Tennis] Group of Ten Titles on Tennis Locations vary, 1903-1941. Size and condition varies. Titles include:. Beasley, Mercer. How to Play Tennis (Garden City, ca. 1937; reprint) Cochet, Henri. The Art of Tennis (New York, 1937;

Lot: 90 - [Travel & Exploration] Anson, George, A Voyage

[Travel & Exploration] Anson, George A Voyage Round the World, In the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV London: for the Author; by John and Paul Knapton, 1748. One title bound in three volumes. First edition. 4to. [34], (1)-417, [3]pp. Illustrated

Lot: 91 - [Travel & Exploration] [Australia] Torrens,

[Travel & Exploration] [Australia] Torrens, R(obert). Colonization of South Australia London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman, 1835. First edition. 8vo. Complete with half-title and 16pp. publisher's catalogue at front. (i)-xv

Lot: 92 - [Travel & Exploration] [China] Magaillians,

[Travel & Exploration] [China] Magaillians, Gabriel de A New History of China, Containing a Description of the Most Considerable Particulars of That Vast Empire London: Thomas Newborough, 1688. First edition in English. Translated by J.

Lot: 93 - [Travel & Exploration] [China and Japan] Dennys,

[Travel & Exploration] [China and Japan] Dennys, N.B. (editor) The Treaty Ports of China and Japan. A Complete Guide to the Open Ports of Those Countries, Together with Peking, Yedo, Hongkong and Macao. Forming a Guide Book & Vade Mecum for

Lot: 94 - [Travel & Exploration] [Egypt], Album Egiziano

[Travel & Exploration] [Egypt] Album Egiziano Folio, original quarter green calf and green cloth stamped in gilt; covers affected by dampstaining. Encompassing 76 original watercolors, numbered 2-77, executed on the rectos of 76 leaves of

Lot: 95 - [Travel & Exploration] [France] Young, Arthur,

[Travel & Exploration] [France] Young, Arthur Travels during the years 1787, 1788, & 1789; undertaken more particularly with a view of ascertaining the cultivation, wealth, resources, and national prosperity of the Kingdom of France.

Lot: 96 - [Travel & Exploration] Hanway, Jonas, An

[Travel & Exploration] Hanway, Jonas An Historical Account of the British Trade over the Caspian Sea: With a Journal of Travels from London Through Russia into Persia...To Which are Added, the Revolutions of Persia During the Present Century,

Lot: 97 - [Travel & Exploration] [Russia] (Collins, Samuel),

[Travel & Exploration] [Russia] (Collins, Samuel) The Present State of Russia, In a Letter to a Friend at London; Written by an Eminent Person, Residing at the Great Tzars Court at Mosco for the Space of Nine Years... London: John Winter for

Lot: 98 - [Travel & Exploration] [Russia] Lyall, Robert, The

[Travel & Exploration] [Russia] Lyall, Robert The Character of The Russians, and A Detailed History of Moscow... London: for T. Cadell, 1823. First edition. 4to. Illustrated with 13 color plates, including folding panorama and large folding

Lot: 99 - [Travel & Exploration] [Russia] Porter, Robert

[Travel & Exploration] [Russia] Porter, Robert Ker Travelling Sketches in Russia and Sweden During the Years 1805, 1806, 1807, 1808 London: for John Stockdale, 1813. Second Edition. 4to. Two volumes bound together. Illustrated with 28 color

Lot: 100 - [Autographs & Manuscripts] Stanley, Henry Morton,

[Autographs & Manuscripts] Stanley, Henry Morton Autograph Letter, initialed, and related letter D(orothy). S(tanley). (London) Richmond Terrace: [August] 13, [1895]. 4 pp. 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches; 17.7 x 11.6cm. With moderate creases along

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