Extraordinary Books and Manuscripts

9 Mar 2018, starting at 10:00 EST .

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WAGNER, RICHARD. 1813-1883. Autograph Musical Manuscript, being the Prelude to Act III of Siegfried, with the first several bars of music, titled Siegfried Dritter Aufzug (Tribschen. 22 Juni 1869),

WAGNER, RICHARD. 1813-1883. Autograph Manuscript "Das Buehnenfestspiel 'Der Ring der Nibelungen.'" Signed ("Richard Wagner"), in German, being an announcement of the inauguration of the Bayreuth Festival Theater, where, for the first time, the Ring cycle was to be performed in its entirety, 2 pp, 4to (281 x 220 mm), Bayreuth, 28 August 1875.

WAGNER, RICHARD. 1813-1883. Autograph Manuscript in German, 8 pages, folio, [1874-1875], being sources of the concerto production of "three fragments from Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods"). Later calf, slipcase.

FREUD, SIGMUND. 1856-1939. Autograph Manuscript Signed ("Dr. Sigm. Freud"), Folio (352 x 215 mm), 30 April, 1883,

WILDE, OSCAR. 1854-1900. Autograph Manuscript, 1 p, folio (330 x 202 mm), in ink, being a partial draft of an untitled poem:

POTTER, BEATRIX, illustrator. WEATHERLY, FREDERIC E. 1848-1929. A Happy Pair. London: Hildesheimer & Faulkner, and New York: Geo. C. Whitney, [1890].

EINSTEIN, ALBERT. 1879-1955. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa"), 2 pp recto and verso, 4to (280 x 215 mm),

ROSENTHAL, JOE. 1911-2006. "The Raising of the Flag at Iwo Jima," original transmission print on ferrotyped paper, 273 x 355 mm

LEWIS, ROBERT A., CAPTAIN. 1917-1983. Official Flight Log and 201 File. Flight Log: 10 October 1942 to 31 January 1946; 201 File: 10 October 1942 to 7 March, 1946.

Van Kirk, Major Theodore J. "Dutch." 1921-2014, and Captain Robert Lewis. Autograph Manuscript, being a true copy of the Navigator's Log for the flight of Enola Gay, on 3 printed oblong USAAF proforma sheets on sepia paper imprinted "Navigators Log,"

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