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SA Auction #83 begins on 18 Jun 2020

US Auction #2 ends in

US Auction #2 - Science, Medicine & Technology

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Lot 2

[Bishop John WILKINS (1614-1672)].

Mathematicall Magick, or, the wonders that may be performed by Mechanical Geometry.

A charming copy of a charming work by “the wisest clergyman I ever knew. He was a lover of mankind, and had a delight in doing good." (G. Burnet)

Lot 17

MALARIA, and its treatment. - Simon MASON (b.1701).

The Nature of an Intermitting Fever and Ague consider'd : wherein is explain'd, the cause of each succeeding symptom

Lot 23

Dr Andrew WILSON

The Modern Physician being a complete guide to the attainment and preservation of health … by Dr. … Wilson [& others]

fine condition + dust-jackets + shipping box

Lot 55

René Jules DUBOS (1901-1892).

Louis Pasteur Free Lance of Science by … Dubos. With illlustrations.

specially-bound: looks to be a one-off 'de luxe' copy

Lot 105

MATHEMATICIAN'S portrait. - [Bernhard JOBIN (d.1597, artist).]

[Stephan BRECHTEL (1523-1574)]. Effigies D. Stephani Brechtelii ... qui anno Christi MCLXXIIII ... ex hac vita excessit

a very rare memorial broadside: one othet copy recorded.

Lot 149

TELECOMMUNICATIONS Incunable. - A.H. KELLOGG (printer and publisher).

The New York & New Jersey Telephone Company ... List of Subscribers connected Nov. 16, 1885.

Unsold in sale #1. Very early, very rare and very cheap when compared to the 1st telephone book ($170,500): worth trying again.

Lot 223

Harry Hamilton LAUGHLIN (1880-1943); Eugenics Record Office

Eugenics Archive-- Harry H. Laughlin & Cold Spring Harbor

20 publications, c 1913-1940, including mimeographs & inscribed material

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