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Music, Continental And Russian Books And Manuscripts
20 November 2014 • London
Sale Total: 1,205,625 GBP    Sale Number: L14406
207 lots
  • Die Menschenerziehung, die Erziehungs-, Unterrichts- und Lehrkunst, angestrebt in der allgemeinen deutschen Erziehungsanstalt zu Keilhau... Erster Band [all published]. <em>Keilhau: Verlag der allgemeinen deutschen Erziehungsanstalt (Rudolstadt: Fr&ouml;bel), 1826</em>
    Estimate: 2,000 – 3,000 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • Les contemporains. &Eacute;tudes. Portraits. Documents. Biographies: Andr&eacute; Gide. <em>Paris: &Eacute;ditions du Capitole, 1928</em>
    Estimate: 3,000 – 5,000 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • Li tre trattati... nel primo si mostra... il modo di piegare ogni sorte di panni lini... Nel secondo, intitolato lo Scalco, s'insegna... la maniera di mettere in tavola le vivande... Nel terzo, detto il Trinciante, s'insegna il modo di trinciare ogni sorte di vivande... <em>Padua: Paolo Frambotto, 1639</em>
    Estimate: 5,000 – 7,000 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • Le cannam&eacute;liste fran&ccedil;ais, ou nouvelle instruction pour ceux qui d&eacute;sirent d'apprendre l'office, r&eacute;dig&eacute; en forme de dictionnaire. <em>Nancy: Abel-Denis Cusson, 1751</em>
    Estimate: 1,500 – 2,000 GBP
    Lot Sold:
    1,500 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • Important&nbsp;series of thirty-nine letters&nbsp;signed (two entirely autograph),&nbsp;and two letters by his son Julius August von Goethe, to Joseph Sebastian Gr&uuml;ner, mainly about mineralogy,&nbsp;paleontology and literature, <u style="text-decoration: underline;">and including, in his final letter, written a week before his death, a summary of his philosophy of science</u>
    Estimate: 80,000 – 100,000 GBP
    Lot Sold:
    110,500 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • La v&eacute;rit&eacute; de la r&eacute;ligion chrestienne [translated by F. Eudes de M&eacute;zeray]. <em>Paris: Pierre Moreau ("m[aistr]e escrivain &agrave; Paris"), and sold by F. Rouvelin, [1644]</em>
    Estimate: 3,000 – 5,000 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • Ilias [translated by Lorenzo Valla]. <em>Brescia: Baptista Farfengus, for Franciscus Laurinus, 6 September 1497</em>
    Estimate: 10,000 – 15,000 GBP
    Lot Sold:
    12,500 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • Postilla super Psalterium. <em>Venice: Joannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis, de Forlivio, for Stephanus and Bernardinus de Nallis, 12 November 1496</em>
    Estimate: 1,500 – 2,000 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • Fine seventeenth-century manuscript of "Anabaptistici furoris inclitam Westphaliae Metropolim evertentis historica Naratio" [History of the Anabaptist Madness that&nbsp;Overthrew the Famous City of M&uuml;nster in Westphalia]
    Estimate: 4,000 – 6,000 GBP
    Lot Sold:
    4,750 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • Unsigned autograph letter to the Comte de La Luzerne, written in the third person, [about the envoys of Tipu Sultan]
    Estimate: 5,000 – 7,000 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
  • Todten-Tantz, wie derselbe in der l&ouml;blichen und weitber&uuml;hmten Statt Basel als ein Spiegel Menschlicher Beschaffenheit... <em>Frankfurt: [Merian], 1649</em>
    Estimate: 5,000 – 7,000 GBP
    BIDDING IS CLOSED
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