The Monday January 7th “pick” auction features books on science, technology, history, and medicine. In addition, there will be art books, military and western history, fiction (some signed), mystery (some signed), biography, travel, photography, adventure, poetry, and two or three tables of ephemera (Paper, magazines, recent postcards, etc). Check the website for photos.
Of interest: Colonel Henry Yule (1875, ¾ leather) The Book of Ser Marco Polo; Andreae Vesalii (1970, Full Leather) Bruxellenis Scholae Medicorum Patauinae Prosessoros; Robert Rogers (1914) Ponteach or the Savages of America; C. L. Sonnichsen and William V. Morrison (1955) Alias Billy the Kid; Jack R. Gage (1958) Tensleep and No Rest; H. A Rey (1958) Curious George; Fernando Pereznieto Castro (1976) Conventos Del Siglo XVI; Arnold Genthe (1929) Isadora Duncan Twenty-Four Studies; Paul Biolley (1889) Costa Rica and Her Future; Patrick Graham (1807) Essay on the Authenticity of the Poems of Ossian; Edward H. Greenhow (1861) On Diphtheria; Francisque – Michel (1882, Limited Edition) A Critical Inquiry into the Scottish Language; James Madison (1867, 4 Vols.) Writings of James Madison; Several leather bound volumes from the Classics of Medicine Library; and much much more.
This is just a sampling of the material to be found in 160 boxes of books filling nine tables, and tables of ephemera that will be unpacked the day of the auction. We are accepting consignments for “pick” book auctions in 2014. Call Tom at 1-860-908-8067 to discuss your books or visit our website: cfabookauction.com to learn more about CFA Book Auctions.
Our next auction will be held on Monday, February 11th. IN THE EVENT OF BAD WEATHER, call 1-860-908-8067 to confirm that the auction will be held. In the unlikely event the auction is cancelled canceled, it will be held the following day.