Scientists, Inventors & Medicine | Quotations
WILLIAM H. BARTON JR. - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 02/16/1937 - HFSID 299774WILLIAM H. BARTON, JR. His handwritten quotation, an appropriate one for the Curator of the Hayden Planetarium Autograph Quotation signed: "'The night has a thousand eyes'/Wm H. Barton, Jr./Hayden Planetarium/Feb. 16, 1937", 6x4½. William H. Barton, Jr.
Sale Price $162.00
NEIL BURGESS - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 09/09/1900 - HFSID 40124NEIL BURGESSThe famed Vaudevillian pens this autograph quotation in black ink on lined paper Autograph Quotation signed: “Marriage is riskey bizness [sic]/ County Fair/ Neil Burgess/ Sept 9 1900”, in black ink, 5½x3.
Sale Price $180.00
SIR ARTHUR C. CLARKE - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 12/31/1991 - HFSID 226503ARTHUR C. CLARKE Clark handwrote, signed and dated this quotation from his novel 2001: A Space Odyssey in 1991. Comes with an Arthur C. Clarke bookplate affixed above quotation. Autograph Quotation signed: "Arthur C Clarke/31 Dec 91", 1 page, 7¼x10¼. Personalized 3x4 Arthur C.
Sale Price $432.00
WILHELM E. DORR - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 286527WILHELM DORR Autograph Quotation praising fellow airship pioneer, Count Zeppelin Autograph Quotation signed: "W. E. Dorr", 5¾x3½. In German, fully translated: "Count Zeppelin was a role model of German toughness; his blimp [Luftschiff] is an expression of German skills.
Sale Price $378.00
JOHN FISKE - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 864Historian and philosopher John Fiske wrote a quotation from his 1874 book Outlines of Cosmic Philosophy - "We are not the autocrats, but the servants and interpreters of Nature" - on this small card in purple ink. Accompanied by front panel of original mailing envelope.
Sale Price $108.00
ROY J. GLAUBER - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 02/16/2006 - HFSID 272548ROY GLAUBER. Autograph Quotation signed: "Peabody is not so far from/Cambridge -/Roy Glauber Feb. 16, 2006", 5x3 card. Glauber was co-recipient of the 2005 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his contribution to the quantum theory of optical coherence".
Sale Price $90.00
SIR WILFRED T. GRENFELL - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 18809WILFRED GRENFELL. Autograph Quotation signed: "Follow me - I will make you/a fisher of men/With best wishes/Wilfred Grenfell", 8x3¾ album leaf. Unidentified signature on verso ("J Leale (?)".
Sale Price $234.00
JULES LEVY - AUTOGRAPH MUSICAL QUOTATION SIGNED 02/21/1893 - HFSID 35303JULES LEVY Autograph Musical Quotation with a short verse added, signed by him in 1893 Autograph Musical Quotation signed: "Feb. 21st 1893/[He has written 8 measures of musical notation here]/ When this you see/Remember me/Yours sincerely/Jules Lev". 8¾x5½.Typed caption at lower edge of mounting card.
Sale Price $531.25
OLIVER LODGE - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 08/01/1939 - HFSID 72455OLIVER LODGEThe British physicist who began investigating the possibly of life after death pens a quote on the sheet of paper Autograph Quotation Signed: "Oliver Lodge 88", 1p, 3½x3½. In full:"Newquay 1 Aug 1939 'The best is yet to be'".
Sale Price $324.00
WALTER B. PITKIN - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 02/10/1922 CO-SIGNED BY: MARY GRAY PITKIN - HFSID 85680Small sheet of paper signed with a quotation by author Walter B. Pitkin in 1922 and by his wife Mary Gray Pitkin. Walter B. Pitkin wrote The Psychology of Happiness, Life Begins at 40 and, of course, A Short Introduction to the History of Human Stupidity.
Sale Price $198.00
DR. ALBERT B. SABIN - QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 281169ALBERT B. SABIN Small slip of paper signed by virologist Albert B. Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine, and typed with his favorite quotation Quotation signed "Albert B. Sabin". 1 page, 8½x5½.
Sale Price $252.00
RICHARD "LEANDER" VOLKMANN - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 08/03/1882 - HFSID 274484RICHARD VOLKMANN ("LEANDER"). AQS: "Richard Volkmann/Leander", 1p, 5¼x7¼. Halle, 1881 August 3. Four lines in German, translated. In full: "It's difficult to walk alone, and very few/may succeed;/But if you want to try you have to/step out of yourself.
Sale Price $450.00
MARSHALL P. WILDER - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 08/26/1877 - HFSID 2849MARSHALL P. WILDER Words of wisdom from the successful merchant, politician and horticulturalist Autograph Quotation signed: "Be just and fear not! So shalt/thou rejoice in the favor of/God & Man.Marshall P. Wilder/Dorchester/August 26, 1877",6¾x4. Marshall P.
Sale Price $270.00
MARSHALL P. WILDER - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 10/23/1861 - HFSID 23518MARSHALL P. WILDER Early in the Civil War, the horticulturalist speaks out on the conflict: "Peace & Freedom if possible, but first the maintenance of Union and the enforcement of the Laws." Autograph Quotation signed: "Marshall P. Wilder", 1p, 4½x7¼. No place, 1861 October 23.
Sale Price $270.00