PBA Galleries: Beats and the Counterculture with other Fine Literature - Part 2, 525, San Francisco

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
01/30/2014 - 01/30/2014
Page Size: 387 items in 16 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Art as a Muscular Principle: 10 Artists and San Francisco 1950-1965 - book plus pair of framed invitations to the opening of the show1975USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 168.00
2Matsumoto, TakaakiSix silk-screened prints by New York graphic designer Takaaki Matsumoto[New York]USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
3Barton, Rick and David NelsonThe Penis is an Angry FaceSan Francisco1966USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 780.00
4Small group of Beat periodicals and worksVarious placesVarious datesUSD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
5Five volumes on Beat literature - Including a few signed by Ferlinghetti and CherkovskiVarious datesUSD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
6Five paperback works about the BeatsVarious placesVarious datesUSD 100.00 - 150.00USD 60.00
7Six volumes from Beat writers Harold Norse and Jean GenetVarious placesVarious datesUSD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
8Small collection of works by Ferlinghetti, Whalen, Everson, and other Beat writersVarious placesVarious datesUSD 150.00 - 250.00USD 96.00
9Small group of Beat literatureVarious placesVarious datesUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
10Creeley, Robert, editorThe Black Mountain Review 6: Spring 1956Black Mountain, NC1956USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 270.00
11Six issues of Sparrow and one volume1973-1977; 1984USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 60.00
12Program for the Second Annual Monterey Bay Blues Festival, June 27-28, 1987 in Seaside, California - signed by several musiciansSeaside, CAJune 27-28, 1987USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
13Bowles, PaulNo Eye Looked Out From Any CreviceSan Francisco[1997]USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 192.00
14Brautigan, RichardFour volumes by Richard BrautiganVarious placesVarious datesUSD 100.00 - 150.00USD 60.00
15Brautigan, RichardSmall collection by Richard BrautiganVarious placesVarious datesUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
16Collection of fifteen letterpress broadsidesVarious placesUSD 500.00 - 800.00USD 300.00
17Broughton, JamesTwo volumes by James Broughton, one signedVarious placesVarious datesUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
18'Bout Bukowski Broadsides2005USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 120.00
19Calonne, David Stephen, editorThree volumes of Bukowski collected works/poems - signed by Ferlinghetti and others[San Francisco]2008-2011USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 156.00
20Debritto, AbelThe Strange Pertinacity of Charles Bukowski - two editionsSan Francisco2010USD 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
21Group of Charles Bukowski itemsVarious datesUSD 100.00 - 150.00USD 60.00
22King, LindaLoving and Hating Charles Bukowski - book & movie adaptation[San Francisco][2012]USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
23Small group of Bukowski itemsVarious datesUSD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
24Wood, Pamela "Cupcakes"Charles Bukowski's Scarlet: A Memoir - signed by Linda KingNorthville, Michigan2010USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
25Bukowski, CharlesCrucifix in a Deathhand[New Orleans] / New York[1965]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 330.00
  • <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 $5,000.
  • <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> FIRE OF LONDON. A True Pourtraict with a Brief Description Of that Deplorable Fire of London.<br>US$ 6,000 - 8,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MATHER, INCREASE. A Brief History of the Warr With the Indians in New-England. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> SALEM WITCH TRIALS. Manuscript Document variously signed. US$ 8,000 - 12,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> REVERE, PAUL. The Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King-Street Boston. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DRURY, JOTHAM. PLANNING THE BOSTON TEA PARTY. Autograph Document Signed. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> LEXINGTON AND CONCORD. Bloody Butchery by the British Troops. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. The New-England Chronicle. US$ 50,000 - 70,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> CORINTH, MISSISSIPPI IN 1862. Albumen print photograph. US$ 1,000 - 1,500.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION. By the President of the United States. US$ 15,000 - 20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> [EDISON, THOMAS ALVA. 1847-1931.] Engraved $1 Bill, Endorsed and Signed by Charles L. Clarke on face. US$ 8,000 - 12,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> BASEBALL. Boston Union Athletic Exhibition Company Grounds. US$ 15,000 - 25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> CASSIDY, BUTCH. Carte-de-visite police photograph.<br>US$ 20,000 - 30,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> [BUFFALO BILL.] <i>The Great Train Hold-Up & Bandit Hunters of the Union Pacific</i>. US$ 3,000 - 5,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MCCLELLAND, GEORGE WILLIAM. Eniac-Birth Certificate of Computer Age. 1880-1955. Typed Letter Signed. US$ 6,000 - 8,000.
  • <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.
Ask Questions