Fine Books & Manuscripts
17 Feb 2013, starting at 9:00 PST.
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KIRCHER, ATHANASIUS. 1602-1680. Musurgia universalis sive ars magna consoni et dissoni: in X libros digesta. Rome: Heirs of Francesco Corbelletti, 1650.

[STEINBECK, JOHN. 1902-1968.] Flemish baroque style ebonized table casket, 19th century,

MONET, CLAUDE. 1840-1926. Autograph Letter Signed ("Claude Monet"), in pencil, 2 pp, 8vo, Giverny par Vernon-Eure, October 21, 1920,

STRUYS, JAN JANSZOOM. D.1694. The Perillous and Most Unhappy Voyages ... through Italy, Greece, Lifeland, Moscovia, Tartary, Media, Persia, East-India, Japan and Other Places in Europe, Africa, and Asia.... London: Samuel Smith, 1683.

FORE-EDGE PAINTINGS.

WHARTON, EDITH. 1862-1937. A Motor-Flight Through France. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1908.

19TH CENTURY PRESIDENTS. 16 items, all handsomely framed, including:

VAN BUREN, MARTIN. 1782-1862. Autograph Letter Signed as Vice-President ("M Van Buren"), 4 pp recto and verso, 4to (conjoined leaves), March 9, 1833, to Attorney General Benjamin F. Butler,

NEUTRA, RICHARD. 1892-1970.

BAYLE, PIERRE, 1647-1706. An Historical and Critical Dictionary. London: for C. Harper et al, 1710.

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