Fine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts & Historical Photographs

17 Dec 2020, starting at 12:00 GMT .

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ARISTOTLE'S MASTERPIECE Aristotle's Compleat Master Piece. In Three Parts: Displaying the Secrets of Nature in the Generation of Man... To Which is Added, a Treasure of Health; Or, the Family Physician... The Fifteenth Edition, Printed, and Sold by the Booksellers, 1723

CABEO (NICCOLO) Philosophia magnetica in qua magnetis natura penitus explicatur, et omnium quae hoc lapide cernuntur causae propriae afferuntur, FIRST EDITION, FIRST (FERRARA) ISSUE, Ferrara, Francesco Succio, 1629

DARWIN (CHARLES) Signature ("C. Darwin") and autograph address ("W.B. Tegetmeier Esq./ Muswell Hill/ London. N."), on a folded note inserted into an autograph letter signed ("W.B. Tegetmeier") to W. Lang Esq., 16 Alexandra Grove, North Finchley, 16 February 1907

DINOSAURS AND EVOLUTION - ORIGINAL ARTWORK A fine collection of 42 original illustrations for Henry J. Knipe's Nebula to Man, and Evolution in the Past, by Joseph Smit (24), Alice B. Woodward (13), and Charles Whymper (5), c.1905 and 1912 (42)

FRACASTORO (GIROLAMO) De Sympathia & Antipathia rerum. De Contagione & Contagiosis Morbis & eorum curatione, Lyon, Gulielmus Gazeius, 1550

FRANKLIN (BENJAMIN) Experiments and Observations on Electricity, Made at Philadelphia in America... To which are added, letters and papers on philosophical subjects. The whole corrected, methodized, improved, and now first collected into one Volume, and illustrated with copper plates, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, David Henry and sold by Francis Newbury, 1769

HOOKER (WILLIAM JACKSON) British Jungermanniae: Being a History and Description, with Colored Figures, of Each Species of the Genus, and Microscopical Analyses of the Parts, FIRST EDITION, FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOHN RUSKIN, Longman, 1816

HOOLA VAN NOOTEN (BERTHE) Fleurs, fruits et feuillages choisies de l'Ile de Java peints d'après nature, Brussels, C. Muquart, [1885]

HOUBA (JULIEN) Les chênes de l'Amérique septentrionale en Belgique, FIRST EDITION, [1840s]; and 6 other Herbariums of mounted flowers (10)

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