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Auction Report
Auction Date
10/16/2013 - 10/16/2013
Page Size: 374 items in 15 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
2001 A group of 27 engraved maps of Asia and Tartary, USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,625.00
2002BLAEU, WILLEM JANSZOON and JOHANNES BLAEU.[Theatrum orbis terrarum sive Atlas novus. Amsterdam1645-50.USD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 5,000.00
2003CORONELLI, VINCENZO MARIA. 1650-1718.Planisfero del Mondo Vecchio. WITH: Planisfero del Mondo Nuovo. Venice1691USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 5,000.00
2004DE JODE, CORNELIS. 1568-1600.Tertiae partis Asiae quae modernis Indiae orientalis dicitur acurata delineatio. Antwerp1578USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 6,875.00
2005[DIDEROT, DENIS and JEAN LE ROND D'ALEMBERT.]10 folding engraved maps of the American Northwest1772USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 937.00
2006FADEN, WILLIAM. 1749-1836.The Course of Delaware River from Philadelphia to Chester. Exhibiting the several Works erected by the Rebels to defend its Passage, with the Attacks made upon them by His Majesty's Land & Sea Forces. London1778USD 9,000.00 - 14,000.00Not Sold
2007HONDIUS, JODOCUS and JAN JANSSONIUS.MAPS OF THE FOUR CONTINENTS. 1. Nova Europae Descriptio. Amsterdam1623USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 30,000.00
2008WANG JUN FU, and UNEMURA YAHAKU. Dai Min kyuhen banlolu jinseki rotei zenzu [The whole map of the great Ming Dynasty China, and its nine border lands (Chinese title)]. Kyoto1663USD 50,000.00 - 80,000.00Not Sold
2009ZUDA ROKASHI (PRIEST HOTAN). 1654-1728. Nansenbushu Bankoku Shoka no zu [Map of the Countries in Jambudvipa]. Kyotoc.1710USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00Not Sold
2010NAGAKUBO SEKISUI. 1717-1801. Chikyu bankoku sankai yochi zenzusetsu [Map and Description of Geography of all the Countries on the Globe]. Kyoto1785USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00Not Sold
2011KEULEN, GERARD HULST VAN.Pas-Kaart van de Haven van Nangasequi. Amsterdam1757USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 6,000.00
2012KEULEN, JOHANNES VAN. 1654-1715.Paskaart van den vaarweg tusschen Formosa en Japan ... als ook van de Oost kust van Sina.... Amsterdam1753USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 6,000.00
2013LINSCHOTEN, JAN HUYGHEN VAN. 1563-1611.The Trew Description of All the Coasts of China, Cauchinchina Camboya, Syao, Malacca, Arraacan, and Pegu, Together with All the Islands There Abowts, both Great and Smale, with the Cliffes, Breaches, Sands, Droughts and Shallowes, All Perfectly Drawne andLondon1598USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00USD 13,750.00
2014LUCAS, FIELDING. 1781-1854.A Chart of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays. Baltimore1852USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 6,250.00
2015MITCHELL, SAMUEL AUGUSTUS.A New Map of Texas, Oregon and California with the Regions Adjoining. Philadelphia1846USD 4,500.00 - 6,500.00USD 8,125.00
2016ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM. 1527-1598.Argonautica. Antwerpafter 1601 USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,187.00
2017PLANCIUS, PETRUS. 1552-1622.Orbis Terrarum Typus De Integro Multis in Locis Emendatus. Amsterdam1590USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
2018PTOLEMAEUS, CLAUDIUS, and MARTIN WALDSEEMULLER.Decima Asie Tabula. Strassburg1513USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 2,500.00
2019RANNEY, ADOLPHUS. 1824-1874.Map of the United States. New York1854USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
2020SEUTTER, MATTHAUS. 1678-1757.Novus Orbis sive America Meridionalis et Septentrionalis. AugsburgUSD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 750.00
2021BACK, GEORGE. 1796-1878.Narrative of an Expedition in H.M.S. Terror, Undertaken with a View to Geographical Discovery on the Arctic Shores, in the Years 1836-7. London1838USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,187.00
2022BETAGH, WILLIAM. fl. 1720.A Voyage Round the World. Being an Account of a Remarkable Enterprize, Begun in the Year 1719, Chiefly to Cruise on the Spaniards in the Great South Ocean. London1728USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,000.00
2025BROUGHTON, WILLIAM ROBERT. 1762-1821.Entdeckungsreise in das Stille Meer und vorzuglich nach der Nordostkuste von Asien, gethan in den Jahren 1795, 1796, 1797 und 1798. Weimar1805USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
2026COOK, JAMES. 1728-1779.Troisieme Voyage de Cook, ou Voyage a l'Ocean Pacifique, Ordonne par le Roi d'Angleterre, pour Faire des Decouvertes dans l'Hemisphere Nord.... Paris1785USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,125.00
2027DIXON, GEORGE. 1755?-1800.A Voyage Round the World; but More Particularly to the North-West Coast of America: Performed in 1785, 1786, 1787, and 1788, in the King George and Queen Charlotte, Captains Portlock and Dixon. London1789USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,125.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Miniature of Légende de la Vie de Sainte Catherine, illuminated manuscript, Bruges, later 15th century. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> John Milton, <i>Paradise Lost</i>, first edition work of binder James Scott, Glasgow, 1770. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Giacomo Berengario da Carpi, <i>Isagogae breves et exactissimae in anatomiam</i>..., pre-Vesalian anatomical textbook, Strassburg, 1530.<br>$15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Joseph Fox, <i>The Natural History of the Human Teeth</i>, first edition, London, 1803. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Guido Guidi, <i>Chirurgia è Graeco in Latinum</i>..., first edition in Latin, Paris, 1544. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Paolo Mascagni, <i>Anatomia Universale</i>, Florence, 1833. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Anatomes totius, aere insculpta delineatio</i>, first Jacques Grévin edition, Paris, 1565.<br>$2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Anatomia</i>, woodcut text illustrations throughout, Venice, 1604. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Thomas Willis, <i>Crebri anatome. Cui accessit</i>..., first Octavo edition, London, 1664. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> FIRE OF LONDON. A True Pourtraict with a Brief Description Of that Deplorable Fire of London. Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MATHER, INCREASE. A Brief History of the Warr With the Indians in New-England. Sold for US$ 45,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> SALEM WITCH TRIALS. Manuscript Document variously signed. Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> REVERE, PAUL. The Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King-Street Boston. Sold for US$ 100,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> LEXINGTON AND CONCORD. Bloody Butchery by the British Troops. Sold for US$ 118,750 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. The New-England Chronicle. Sold for US$ 257,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION. By the President of the United States. Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> BASEBALL. Boston Union Athletic Exhibition Company Grounds. Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MCCLELLAND, GEORGE WILLIAM. Eniac-Birth Certificate of Computer Age. 1880-1955. Typed Letter Signed. Sold for US$ 13,750 inc. premium.
  • <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Great Gatsby. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925.First edition, first issue in a near fine jacket.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Ernest Hemingway. The Sun Also Rises. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926. First edition, first issue.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Jack Kerouac. On the Road. New York: Viking, 1957. First edition, presentation copy.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>JRR Tolkien. The Hobbit. London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., 1937. First edition, fine copy in jacket.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Vladimir Nabokov. Lolita. Paris: the Olympia Press, 1955. First edition presentation copy inscribed on the half-title.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Tennessee Williams. A Streetcar Named Desire. Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1947. Inscribed by Tennesee Williams and Director Elia Kazan with additional inscriptions or signatures by all the cast members.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>T.S. Eliot. The Waste Land. Richmond, Surrey: Printed and published by Leonard and Virignia Woolf, 1923. First English edition, nscribed to Eliot’s patroness Lady Mary Lilian Rothermere.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Ernest Hemingway. Three Stories and Ten Poems. Paris: Contact Publishing Co., 1923. A mint first edition presentation copy of Hemingway’s landmark first book.
    <b>Sotheby's New York, 1 April 2014: </b> A Modern Library: The Gordon Waldorf Collection.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>William Faulkner. Light in August. New York: Harrison Smith & Robert Haas, 1932. First edition inscribed to Myrtle Ramey.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>James Joyce. Ulysses. Paris: Shakespeare & Co, 1922. First edition, one of 150 press-numbered copies on vergé d’Arches.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>F. Scott Fitzgerald. This Side of Paradise. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1920. First edition with jacket in fine condition.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Dashiell Hammett. The Thin Man. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, MCMXXXIV. First American edition. A presentation copy inscribed.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Raymond Chandler. Farewell, My Lovely. New York: Knopf, 1940. First edition presentation copy, being a copy that Chandler originally retained, inscribed on the front endpaper.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>J.D. Salinger. The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1951. First edition.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Anthony Burgess. A Clockwork Orange. London: Heinemann, 1962. First edition and a rare presentation copy inscribed by the author.
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