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Lot 1365
Lot of forty reference books, to include: Bouvenne, Aglause, "Notes et Souvenirs sur Charles Meryon," Paris: Charavay Freres Editeurs, 1883, dix-neuf dessins et six gravures hors texte (with tissues), limited edition, 84/335 sur papier du Marais, cloth backed marbled boards, uncut; Brady, William, "The Kedge Anchor; or, Young Sailors' Assistant," New York, 1863, illustrated by many full-page plates and vignette engravings, twelfth edition, original brown cloth with gilt lettering and design of an anchor in gilt on spine; Uzanne, Octave, "The Fan," London: J. C. Nimmo and Bain, 1884, illustrated by Paul Avril, First English edition, 3/4 leather, uncut, marbled endpapers; Thompson, G. Caton, "The Tombs and Moon Temple of Hureidha (Hadhramaut)," Oxford: University Press by John Johnson, 1944, illustrated by 81 black and white plates (one color-38), (photographs, line drawings, maps, fold-outs), First edition, Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London, No. XIII, printed paper covered boards; Brewster, William; "The Birds of the Cambridge Region of Massachusetts," Cambridge MA: Nuttal Ornithological Club, 1906, illustrated by 4 plates and 3 maps, First edition, letter from the author included. Provenance: From a Massachusetts estate.

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40 Reference Books

Estimate $600 - $900Aug 14, 2016
Beverly, MA, USA