Robert Browning’s ‘The Last Ride,’ which hammered for $22,000 and sold for $28,820 with buyer’s premium at Toomey & Co.

Books, lamps and decorative arts by Roycrofters artisans brought delight at Toomey & Co.

First American edition, first state copy of J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit or There and Back Again,’ $20,000 ($25,000 including buyer’s premium) at Potter & Potter.

First among Firsts: The Smiley library of modern first editions wins $516K at Potter & Potter