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September Fine and Decorative Arts, September 10th-23rd, 2014

Lot:   3579048

Federal Carved Mahogany Tall Case Clock, New York, 19th C., N6HN 
Dial inscribed "Mitchell & Mott/New York."

Price Realized: $2411

Lot:   3579051

Lithograph, "Worm Wood Hare" John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851), N8HN 
Printed by J.T. Bowen, Philadelphia, 1846.

Estimate: $800 - $1200

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Price Realized: $425

Lot:   3579054

Five Prints of Spring Lake, New Jersey, 19th/20th C., N6HN 
Titled "Monmouth House, Spring Lake Beach, New Jersey," "Lake House, Spring Lake, NJ," "Monmouth House, Spring Lake, Mon. Co. N.J.," "Beach House, Sea Girt, Monmouth Co., NJ," and "View at Reids Villa Park, 1877."

Price Realized: $200

Estimate: $800 - $1200

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Price Realized: $200

Price Realized: $300

Price Realized: $25

Lot:   3579061

Chinese Cloisonne Covered Jar,20thC., N6HN 
Together with an assorted group of porcelain articles including a pair of Chinese porcelain covered jars, a Wedgwood vase and covered jar, Chinese porcelain dresser jar and a Chinese blue and floral decorated covered jar.

Price Realized: $1700

Price Realized: $475

Lot:   3579063

Leather Bound "The Works and Plays of William Shakspeare," Edmond Malone, John Exshaw, 1794, N6HN 
Comprising Volumes 1,2,3,two 4's, 5,6,7,8,9,11,12,13,15,16. Together with "Plutarch's Lives," Volume 1-6, John Langhorne and William Langhorne,Lackington, Allen & Co., 1803 and "The Plays and Poems of William Shakspeare in Ten Volumes, Edmond Malone, H. Baldwin, 1790, Part 1. 22 books.

Price Realized: $245

Lot:   3579064

Leather Bound "History of British Birds Vol 1-8,Rev. F.O. Morris, Groombridge and Sons, 19thC., N6HN 
Together with "History of English Literature Vol 1-4, by H.A. Taine, Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly, 1883 and "History of French Literature Vol 1-3, by Henri Van Laun, Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly, 1883. 15 books.

Price Realized: $500

Lot:   3579065

Leather Bound "The Works of Ben Johnson Volumes 1-9," W. Gifford esq., Bickers and Son, 1875, N6HN 
Together with "Letters Written by The Late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfield to His Son Philip Stanhope,esq." Volumes 1-4, P. Dodsley in Pall Mall, 1793, "Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, esq.," Volumes 1-3, John Lord Sheffield, Dublin, 1796 and "The History of Ancient Greece," Volumes 1-3, John Gillies, A.Strahan, 1801.

Price Realized: $150

Lot:   3579066

Group of Twelve Leather Bound Books, 19th/20thC., FR3SH 
Comprising "The Iliad of Homer," Vol.1, translated by Alexander Pope, A.S. Barnes & Co.Publisher, 1849,"The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane," Vol 1,3,4,translated by Tobias Smollett, J. & B. Williams Publisher, 1842,"The Golden Treasury of Songs & Poems," selected by Francis T. Palgrave, Thomas Y. Crowell Co.Publisher, 1924, "The Essayes or Counsels Civill & Morall of Francis Bacon Lord Verulam," J.M. Dent & Sons Publisher, 1925, "Marcus Aurelius Antoninus to Himself," Gerald H. Rendall, Macmillan and Co. Publisher, 1914,"Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam," Edward Fitzgerald, Thomas Crowell & Co Publisher, "Sonnets of the Nineteenth Century, William Sharp, The Walter Scott Publishing Co., "The Pocket LaVater," Van Winkle & Wiley, 1817,"Contes Des Fees," 1817 and "Lyric Gems," edited by Rev. S.F. Smith, Gould, Kendall & Lincoln Publisher, 1845.

Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot:   3579067

Group of Ten Leather Bound Law and Genealogical Books, 19th/20thC., FR3SH 
Comprising "The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record," Vol 3, 5, 7, 9, 1872-1878,"Commentaries on the Laws of England," Vol 1, Sir William Blackstone, Callaghan & Co. Publisher, 1899, "Cases in Equity, W.H. Vredenburgh, "Cases at Law," W.H. Vredenburgh,, "Spirit of Laws," Vol 1 & 2, translated by Mr. Nugent, 1758, and "A Treatise on the Jurisdiction and Proceedings of Justices of the Peace in Civil Suits in New Jersey," William Griffith, 1813.

Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot:   3579068

Group of Eleven Leather Bound Books, 19th/20thC.,N6HN 
Comprising "The Life of Samuel Johnson," Vol 1 & 2, James Boswell, Printed by John Ershaw, 1793, "Arabian Nights Entertainments," "Essays on the Spirit of Legislation," Pennington & Gould Publisher, 1800,"Il Parnasso Italiano, 1826, "The Writings of Thomas Paine," Printed by Charles & George Webster, "Voyages Around the World, Harper & Brothers Publisher, 1844, "The history of Ancient Greece," Vol 2, Printed by A. Strahan, 1801, "The Life of Gen. Francis Marion," 7th edition, M. Carey & Son, 1821 and "Collection of Political Tracts," printed for T. Cadell,1788. Together with leather bound ledger and one volume of Liberotti Impronte,plaster cameos mounted in double-sided boxes opening as a book.

Price Realized: $550

Lot:   3579069

"The Illustrated Explanatory Family Bible, The Holy Bible," John E. Potter &Co., FR3SH 
Together with "The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments," William W. Harding, 1872 and a group of prayer and psalm books and bibles.

Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot:   3579070

Three Freemasonry Leather bound Books, 19thC., FR3SH 
Comprising "An Encyclopedia of Freemasonry," 1896, "A Ritual of Freemasonry, William Gowans Publisher, 1865 and "The Masonic Instructor," 1872.

Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot:   3579071

Four Books on New Jersey, 19t/20thC., N6HN 
Comprising "Historical Collections of the State of New Jersey,"S. Tuttle Publisher, 1844, "Stories of New Jersey," Frank R. Stockton, American Book Company, 1896, Schureman's of New Jersey, Richard Wynkoop, Knickerbocker Press, 1902 and "The New Jersey Coast and Pines," Gustav Kobbe, 1889. Together with "The Annals of Newtown in Queens County New York, D. Fanshaw Publisher, 1852.

Price Realized: $75

Lot:   3579072

Group of Twelve Novels and Story Books, 19th/20thC., FR3SH 
Comprising "The New Robinson Crusoe," 1831, "Wieland or the Transformation an American Tale" 1798, "Five Little Peppers and How They Grew," Margaret Sidney, Lothrop Publishing Co., 1904, "The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson," in one volume,Walter J. Black Co., "Original Short Stories," Guy DeMaupassant, Walter J. Black Co., 1925, "The Poetic Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1884, "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" Mark twain, Charles L. Webster & Co., 1891, "Famous Poems," Alfred Lord Tennyson, Walter J. Black, 1932,"Bleak House" Charles Dickens, International Book Company, "Little Folk's Stories from Dickens," "The Life of David Crockett, Porter & Coates, 1865 and "Puss in Boots and Other Stories."

Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot:   3579073

Assorted Group of Books, 19th/20thC., N6HN 
Comprising five books by Lord Viscount Bolingbroke's "Letters on the Study and Use of History, 1779""A Letter to Sir William Windham, 1717, "Remarks on the History of England," "Letters on the Spirit Patriotism on the Idea of a Patriot King,1783" and "Dissertation upon Parties,1786. Together with two volumes of "Robinson Crusoe," printed at the Shakspeare Press, 1831,two volumes of "The Adventures of Telemachus, The Son of Ulysses, Archbishop of Cambray, 1802, Four volumes of the Classic Club including "The Praise of Folly" by Desiderius Erasmus, "The Odyssey of Homer,"The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam" by Edward Fitzgerald and "The Hostory of Henry Esmond" by William Makepeace Thackeray and "The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Cambridge Edition,1900, "A Theological Dictionary" by the Late Rev. Charles Buck, published by Joseph J. Woodward, 1831.

Price Realized: $75

Lot:   3579074

"The British Essayists," Volume 1-22, Published by E. Sargeant and M & W Ward, 19thC., N6HN 
Comprising five volumes of "The Tatler,"by Isaac Bickerstaff,esq., ten volumes of "The Spectator," three volumes of "The Guardian,"and four volumes of the "Rambler."

Price Realized: $185

Lot:   3579077

Set of Eight Gorham Sterling Silver Bread and Butter Plates, 20thC., N6HN 
Together with a set of six sterling silver bread and butter plates and another set of three sterling silver bread and butter plates. All plates monogrammed. 17 pieces. Apx.49.t.o.

Price Realized: $600