New York: Christie's, 1998. small 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 266, (6) pages. Catalogue for the auction of the Giannalisa Feltrinelli Library held at Christie's in 1997. It includes 114 entries and is illustrated in black-and-white and color. Paper label on spine.READ MORE about GIANNALISA FELTRINELLI LIBRARY, PART SIX
2 volumes bound in 1.
New York: Bangs, Merwin & Co., 1875. 8vo. half red leather with marbled paper covered boards, later cloth slipcase with chemise. viii,376; (ii),59 pages. 2 volumes bound in 1. McKay 1985 and 1988, completely priced in the margin of the main catalogue and the supplement. Field (1821-1881) was a Brooklyn teacher who made his fortune in real estate. The largest portion of his library was devoted to the history and culture of the North American... READ MORE about CATALOGUE OF THE LIBRARY BELONGING TO MR. THOMAS W. FIELD. With SUPPLEMENT TO THE CATALOGUE OF...
New York: Christie's, 2001. 4to. cloth, dust jacket. 449,(3); 230 pages. 2 volumes. With a two page preface by Felix de Marez Oyens. A fine collection of incunabula and other important books. Beautifully illustrated with numerous plates in full color.READ MORE about THE HELMUT N. FRIEDLAENDER LIBRARY
Represented by Original Drawings, Engraved Portraits (many in Mezzotint), Autograph Letters, and Documents, Printed Books, Original Manuscripts, Theatrical Portraits, Rare Playbills, Coins and Medals, Daguerreotypes, Photographs, Engraved Views, etc., etc., etc.
New York: (Douglas Taylor & Co.), 1903. 8vo. later cloth with original wrappers bound-in. (ii), 352+(2) pages. Represented by Original Drawings, Engraved Portraits (many in Mezzotint), Autograph Letters, and Documents, Printed Books, Original Manuscripts, Theatrical Portraits, Rare Playbills, Coins and Medals, Daguerreotypes, Photographs, Engraved Views, etc., etc., etc. An extensive auction catalogue of 3061 items in Gilsey's collection. Divided into three parts by dates of auction. Each part is separated by the original wrappers. The... READ MORE about CATALOGUE OF THE LATE PETER GILSEY: ART, LITERATURE, HISTORY, AND THE DRAMA
Boston: C.F. Libbie and Co., 1891. 8vo. later quarter cloth with marbled paper-covered boards, original paper wrappers bound-in. (iv), 80, (2) pages. An auction catalogue for the library of Edward Hale including valuable additions from other libraries. (McKay 3931). Ninteenth century library markings throughout. Front board loose, title page detached, corners and edges worn. Pages britle.READ MORE about CATALOGUE OF THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE EDWARD HALE, ESQ
Volumes 1 through 4 (of 14).
New York: The Anderson Galleries, 1916-1917. thick 8vo. later half leather with original paper wrappers bound-in. 95+(1); 63+(1); 154,(2); 144,(2) pages. Volumes 1 through 4 (of 14). A magnificent collection of historical prints with a number of illustrations throughout. Volume I, the catalogue devoted to Americana, Volume II. Sporting Prints, Volume III, French Engravings, Volume IV, Stipple Engravings, Filled with separate plates. Some volumes are priced. Spine leather detached. Hinges broken.READ MORE about THE FREDERIC R. HALSEY COLLECTION OF PRINTS
New York: American Art Galleries, 1915. 8vo. half leather, cloth; top edge gilt, other edges uncut. unpaginated. (McKay 7532). Auction of the collection of Ives (1840-1915), president of the Northern Pacific Railroad and of the New York Stock Exchange, held April 8-10, and April 12-14, 1915. 474 and 1028 lots. Included a wide range of furniture, tableware, drawings, paintings, etc. List of realized prices tipped in. Boards separated from text, spine partially detached. Boards and spine rubbed anc scuffed.READ MORE about THE ART TREASURES COLLECTED BY THE LATE GENERAL BRAYTON IVES
New York, NY: Sotheby's, 2014. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 128 pages. Auction, December 4, 2014. 175 lots. Table of contents, glossary of terms. Judaica, manuscripts and vessels. Color illustrations throughout.READ MORE about IMPORTANT JUDAICA
New York: Anderson Auction Co., 1911. 8vo. stiff paper wrappers. 106, 98 pages. 2 volumes. (McKay 329). Anderson Catalogue No. 893. Auction, February 9-10, 1911, of English and American literature, manuscripts, portraits and woodcuts. Brief description of Klein's library. 2131 lots. Frontispiece. Black and white illustrations. Bid sheet laid in. Wrappers slightly torn and bent at edges and spine.READ MORE about THE LIBRARY, LITERARY AUTOGRAPHS AND MANUSCRIPTS OF JUDGE JACOB KLEIN OF ST. LOUIS, MO
New York, NY: Sotheby's, 2010. 4to. stiff paper wrappers. 31+(1) pages. Acution, December 10, 2010. One lot only. Robert F. Kennedy's copy of a print of the Emancipation Proclamation signed by President Abraham Lincoln. Comments on the observance of the proclamation's 100th anniversary, when Robert F. Kennedy was Attorney General. Illustrated.READ MORE about THE KENNEDY-LINCOLN EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION
New York: Sotheby's, 1989-1990. small 4to. cloth, paper cover labels. 9 volumes. The complete set of this magnificent sale including the more elusive fourth volume which describes the sale held in Monaco. Sales devoted to Audubon, ornithology, Selby, French literature, American literature, Americana, English literature and illuminated manuscripts. Filled with illustrations.READ MORE about THE LIBRARY OF H. BRADLEY MARTIN