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"A Slaver's Log Book": The Original 1853 Manuscript by Captain Théophilus Conneau, together with Additional Archival Materials

"A Slaver's Log Book": The Original 1853 Manuscript by Captain Théophilus Conneau, together with Additional Archival Materials by CONNEAU, Théophilus and Brantz Mayer (Canot)

1853. Unbound. Near Fine. The complete original manuscript, titled: "A Slaver's Log Book or 15 Years Residence in Afr...

$185,000.00
Previously Undiscovered Quarter Plate Daguerreotype Portrait of Horace Mann, along with a Small Photographic Archive of his Family

Previously Undiscovered Quarter Plate Daguerreotype Portrait of Horace Mann, along with a Small Photographic Archive of his Family by MANN, Horace

1850. Unbound. Near Fine. A remarkable group of 10 portraits of Horace Mann and his family, featuring a unique, and previously...

$150,000.00
A Collection of 21 B. Traven Letters to Ruth Ford, with Related Material Including Three Books

A Collection of 21 B. Traven Letters to Ruth Ford, with Related Material Including Three Books by TRAVEN, B

Unbound. Fine. A magnificent archive consisting of 21 Typed Letters Initialed (as either "H." or "H.C.") f...

$125,000.00
The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby by FITZGERALD, F. Scott

London: Chatto & Windus, 1926. Hardcover. Fair. First English edition. Light blue cloth lettered in black, the remainder b...

$110,000.00
Neilson's Greek Exercise. Abridged and Revised in Syntax, Ellipsis, Dialects, Prosody, and Metaphrasis; To Which is Prefixed, a Concise, but Comprehensive Syntax for the Use of Colleges, Academies and Schools. By the Principals of Baltimore College

Neilson's Greek Exercise. Abridged and Revised in Syntax, Ellipsis, Dialects, Prosody, and Metaphrasis; To Which is Prefixed, a Concise, but Comprehensive Syntax for the Use of Colleges, Academies and Schools. By the Principals of Baltimore College by (JEFFERSON, Thomas). NEILSON, William

Baltimore: Printed for the Proprietors by Swain & Matchett, 1809. Hardcover. Good. First American edition (the book was fi...

$75,000.00
White Buildings

White Buildings by CRANE, Hart

New York: Boni and Liveright, 1926. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition, second issue. Foreword by Allen Tate. Near ...

$75,000.00
The William H. Baldwin Papers: A Collection of Correspondence of a Boston Philanthropist, including the manuscripts of two rare Oliver Wendell Holmes "A" items

The William H. Baldwin Papers: A Collection of Correspondence of a Boston Philanthropist, including the manuscripts of two rare Oliver Wendell Holmes "A" items by BALDWIN, William H. (HOLMES, Oliver Wendell)

Unbound. A collection of correspondence and family papers of New England abolitionist and philanthropist William H. Baldwin. In...

$75,000.00
Six Issues of EPIC

Six Issues of EPIC by MILLER, Frank

[Montpelier, Vermont: Frank Miller, 1972. Softcover. Near Fine. Six issues. Quartos. Side stapled mimeographed leaves; the thr...

$75,000.00
[Original Art]: A Collection of 26 Watercolor Paintings and 48 Pen and Ink Drawings depicting the Artist's Psycho-Spiritual Journey

[Original Art]: A Collection of 26 Watercolor Paintings and 48 Pen and Ink Drawings depicting the Artist's Psycho-Spiritual Journey by GARBER, Sidney S

[New York City, 1940. Near Fine. A collection of 74 original artworks by New York-based surrealist and fantasy artist Sidney G...

$65,000.00
Up from Slavery: An Autobiography

Up from Slavery: An Autobiography by WASHINGTON, Booker T

New York: Doubleday Page, 1901. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. Red cloth gilt. A little rubbing at the extremiti...

$65,000.00
[Manuscript]: An American Doctor in Japan during the 1868 Boshin War: The "Journal of A.M. Vedder, M.D., Physician to His Highness the Prince of Choshui, Mitagiri, Province of Nagato, Japan"

[Manuscript]: An American Doctor in Japan during the 1868 Boshin War: The "Journal of A.M. Vedder, M.D., Physician to His Highness the Prince of Choshui, Mitagiri, Province of Nagato, Japan" by VEDDER, Alexander Madison

(Nagato; Shimonoseki; Nagasaki), 1868. Hardcover. Very Good. Manuscript Journal. Octavo. Measuring 5.5" x 8". About ...

$65,000.00
Daily National Intelligencer, 1813-1868 (62 volumes)

Daily National Intelligencer, 1813-1868 (62 volumes) by (CANBY, William and James)

Washington, D.C.: Gales & Seaton, 1868. Hardcover. Good. A collection of 62 bound large folio volumes consisting of 59 vol...

$65,000.00
H.P. Lovecraft in Weird Tales

H.P. Lovecraft in Weird Tales by LOVECRAFT, H.P., Robert E. Howard, Edmond Hamilton, et al

Indianapolis / New York / London: Popular Fiction Publishing Company / Weird Tales / William C. Merrett, 1973. Near Fine. A re...

$65,000.00
in our time

in our time by HEMINGWAY, Ernest

Paris: Three Mountains Press, 1924. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Binder's glue stains on the endpapers, as usual, tiny ...

$55,000.00



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