Rare Book Auction on Dec. 3 in Falls Church

Waverly Rare Books will auction off first-edition copies of books by Lewis Carroll and F. Scott Fitzgerald; rare NASA photographs dating to the early years of the U.S. space program, centuries-old maps and engraved views; Civil War lithographs and even a Norman Rockwell color lithograph of Santa Claus on Thursday, December 3. The 461-lot sale will take place at Waverly’s gallery at Quinn’s Auction Galleries, 360 South Washington Street in Falls Church starting at 6 p.m. Eastern time. Those who cannot attend in person may bid absentee, by phone or live online via or Items may be previewed November 29 from noon – 4 p.m., November 30 from 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., December 1 and 2 from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and on auction day from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Waverly Rare Books is a division of Quinn’s Auction Galleries. For additional information call 703-532-5632 or visit