Forum Auctions: A third selection of 16th and 17th Century English Books from the Fox Pointe Manor Library, 1090, London

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Auction Date
10/21/2021 - 10/21/2021
Page Size: 408 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
151Hartlib (Samuel)

The Reformed Husband-Man; or a Brief Treatise of the Errors, Defects and Inconveniences of our English Husbandry, in ploughing and sowing for Corn

1651GBP 350.00 - 450.00GBP 525.00
152Donne (John)

Letters to Severall Persons of Honour

1651GBP 800.00 - 1,000.00GBP 1,375.00
153Camus (Jean Pierre)

Nature's Paradox: or, The Innocent Impostor. A Pleasant Polonian History: Originally Intituled Iphigenes

1652GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 437.50
154Gellibrand (Henry)

An Institution trigonometricall. Wherein demonstratively and perspicuously is exhibited the doctrine of the dimension of plain and spherical triangles

1652GBP 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
155Rowe (John)

Tragi-Comoedia. Being a Brief Relation of the Strange, And Wonderful hand of God discovered at Witny, in the Comedy Acted there February the third, where there were some slaine, many hurt

1653GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 4,000.00
156Bower (Edmond)

Doctor Lamb Revived, or Witchcraft condemn';d in Anne Bodenham A Servant of his, who was Arraigned and Executed...

1653GBP 750.00 - 1,000.00GBP 1,500.00
157Campanella (Tommaso)

A Discourse Touching the Spanish Monarchy. Wherein We Have a Political Glasse Representing Each Particular Country, Province, Kingdome, and Empire of the World, with Wayes of Government by Which They May be Kept in Obedience

1654 but 1653.GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 875.00
158Gataker (Thomas)

A Discours Apologetical; wherein Lilies lewd and lowd Lies in his Merlin or Pasqil for the Yeer 1654 are cleerly laid open

1654GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 437.50
159[Cleveland (John)]

The Idol of the Clownes, or, Insurrection of Wat the Tyler

1654GBP 350.00 - 450.00GBP 400.00
160Herdson (Henry)

Ars Memoriae, The Art of Memory Made Plain Ars Mnemonica, sive Herdsonus Bruxiatus

1654GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 525.00
161

Cabala: sive Scrinia Sacra. Mysteries of State & Government

1654GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 375.00
162Culpeper (Nicholas)

Culpeper's Last Legacy: Left and bequeathed to his dearest Wife

1655GBP 1,200.00 - 1,600.00GBP 1,375.00
163Moffett (Thomas)

Healths Improvement: or, Rules Comprizing and Discovering The Nature, Method, and Manner of Preparing all sorts of Food used in this Nation

1655GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 1,125.00
164Stirrup (Thomas)

The Description and use of the Universall Quadrat

1655GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 750.00
165B[aron] (R[obert])

Mirza: A Tragedie, Really Acted in Persia, in the Last Age.

1655GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 325.00
166Osborne (Francis)

Politicall Reflections upon the Government of the Turks

1656GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 812.50
167Short (Richard)

Peri psychroposias (graece), Of Drinking Water, Against our Novelists

1656GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 3,500.00
168King (Daniel)

The Vale-Royall of England. Or, The County Palatine of Chester... also, An Excellent Discourse of Island of Man

1656GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,500.00
169Coles (William)

The Art of Simpling: an Introduction to the Knowledge and Gathering of Plants

1656GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 1,625.00
170Casaubon (Meric)

A Treatise concerning Enthusiasme, as it is an Effect of Nature: but is mistaken by many for either Divine Inspiration, or Diabolicall Possession,

1656GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 437.50
171Ochino (Bernardino)

A Dialogue of Polygamy

1657GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 437.50
172Howell (James)

Londinopolis; An Historicall Discourse or Perlustration of the City of London

1657GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 562.50
173H[eywood] (T[homas])

The Generall Historie of Women, concerning the lives of the most holy and prophane, the most famous and infamous in all ages

1657GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 2,375.00
174Pascal (Blaise)

Les provinciales: or, the Mysterie of Jesuitisme, discover'd in certain Letters, written upon occasion of the present differences at Sorbonne, between the Jansenists and Molinists

1657GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 687.50
175Leybourn (William)

Arithmetick, Vulgar, Decimal, and Instrumental

1657GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 812.50
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    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon,</b> first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold Sept. 30 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Homme à la Pipe: Portrait du Docteur Gachet, Evening,</i> etching, 1890. Sold Nov. 2 — $161,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edward Ruscha, <i>Stains,</i> title page, one of 70, signed, 1969. Sold Nov. 9 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand colored aquatint, 1828. Sold Dec.9 — $137,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edmund Dulac, <i>The Snow Queen,</i> watercolor, gouache, pen & ink, 1910. Sold Dec. 16 — $125,000.
  • <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321). <i>Commedia.</i> Venezia: Vindelino da Spira, 1477. Estimate: € 40.000 - 60.000.
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    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> JANSSONIUS, Johannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, Orbem maritimum [Novus Atlas, volume V: carte marittime].</i> Amsterdam: Janssonius, 1650. Estimate: € 12.000 - 18.000.
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