Fine Books & Manuscripts at Auction

Auction date:
Sunday, November 17, 2013, 11 AM

Auction location:
63 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116

Contact:
Books Department 508.970.3293
books@skinnerinc.com

Website:
www.skinnerinc.com

Preview times:
November 14, by appointment
November 15, 12–5 PM
November 16, 12–5 PM
November 17, 9–10:30 AM

Catalog:
#2687B | 508.970.3240

1. John James Audubon. Red-tailed Hawk, Plate 53. [from] Birds of America. London: R. Havell, 1826-1838; 2. Medieval Text Manuscript on Paper. in original binding, Sermones de Sanctis, 1376; 3. Mezzotint Portrait of Joseph Tayadaneega, 1779; 4. John Gerard, The Herball, London, 1636; 5. Thomas Gage. General Return of the Number of Rations and Provisions Issued to His Majesty’s Troops in North America, 1768; 6. Joseph Heller. Catch-22, first edition, inscribed; 7. Charles Dickens. A Christmas Carol, first edition, 1843; 8. Basilius Besler. Fraga. [from] Hortus Eystettensis, 1613; 9. Emily Dickinson, Autograph Note Signed; 10. Qur’an Manuscript, Persian, 18th Century; 11. Richard Burton, Pilgrimage to El-Medinah and Meccah, first edition, 1855


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