Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Falls Church, VA, United States
DoneThu, Jun 20, 2013 10:00 PM GMT
Waverly Rare Books Catalog Auction
Join us for the June Rare & Fine Books, Maps and Autographs Catalog Auction at Waverly Rare Books, a division of Quinn's Auction Galleries, featuring rare books, antique maps, presidential documents, signed first editions and Americana. The auction is on Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 6:00 PM EST in Falls Church, Virginia. Featured items include Lot 247: an Author's Edition copy of Eadweard Muybridge's "Animal Locomotion," with 20 of the original 21 plates, sold without reserve; Lot 337: 4 signed original drawings by James Thurber for The New Yorker from 1939; Lot 264: Otto Neurath's GESELLSCHAFT UND WIRTSCHAFT (1930)- a collection of 130 plates written by the "Father of Pictography" from the private collection of his student and disciple, Rudolf Modley; Lot 306: J.H. Coltons Map Of The Southern States (1861)and Lot 311: "A New Map of Texas, Oregon and California With the Regions Adjoining, compiled from the most recent authorities" (Phila: S. Augustus Mitchell N.E., 1846).