Bruun Rasmussen: Books and Manuscripts, 1405c, Copenhagen

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Auction Report
Auction Date
01/28/2014 - 01/28/2014
Page Size: 237 items in 10 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
6000Oluf HostKunsthandlere onsker jeg doden: 15 autograph letters and letter cards, all signed by Oluf Host. EUR 1,050.00 - 1,350.00EUR 2,125.00
6001G. C. Oeder og Johan LangeFabulous Flora Danica: Oeder a.o. (eds.): Aftegninger paa de Planter [...] Flora Danica. EUR 13,500.00 - 20,000.00EUR 11,750.00
6002James Joyce og Tom KristensenFrom James Joyce to Tom Kristensen: James Joyce: Anna Livia Plurabelle. 1930EUR 2,700.00 - 2,700.00EUR 2,375.00
6003Thomas Stearns EliotMajor work of Modernism: T.S. Eliot: Poems. Richmond1919EUR 2,000.00 - 2,700.00EUR 3,187.50
6004Tom KristensenJastrau's anxiety - "Som en Bisse med blodige Haender": Hitherto unknown stanzas of famous poem by Tom Kristensen. [No date].EUR 1,350.00 - 1,350.00EUR 1,750.00
6005Soren KierkegaardImportant presentation copy by Soren Kierkegaard: Soren Kierkegaard: Om Begrebet Ironi. Copenhagen1841EUR 4,000.00 - 6,700.00Not Sold
6006F. L. NordenF.L. Norden: Travels in Egypt and Nubia [...]. London1757EUR 4,000.00 - 5,350.00EUR 3,500.00
6007Niels BohrInscribed by Niels Bohr: Determination of the Surface-Tension of Water by the Method of Jet Vibration. 1909EUR 2,700.00 - 2,700.00EUR 2,625.00
6008Henrik IbsenFirst editions by Henrik Ibsen: Collection of 9 1st editions by Henrik Ibsen incl. Hedda Gabler. Cph1890EUR 1,350.00 - 2,000.00EUR 1,175.00
6009First edition of Boswell's biography on Samuel Johnson: James Boswell: The Life of Samuel Johnson. London1791EUR 2,000.00 - 2,000.00EUR 2,625.00
6010Charles DickensCharles Dickens: Our Mutual Friend. London1964-1965.EUR 1,350.00 - 1,350.00EUR 1,175.00
6011First edition of White's history of Selborne: [Gilbert White]: The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne. 1789EUR 1,050.00 - 1,350.00EUR 1,437.50
6012Inscribed by Hans Christian Andersen: H.C. Andersen: Die zwei Baronessen. Leipzig1848EUR 1,050.00 - 1,350.00EUR 1,437.50
6013Rainer Maria Rilke, Thorkild Bjornvig og Paul la CourInscribed by Rilke and Bjornvig: Rainer Maria Rilke: Das Buch der Bilder. [1907]. EUR 805.00 - 1,050.00EUR 706.25
6014Diderich Hansteen FunchShip Building: D.H. Funch: Praktisk Skibbyggerie. Et Forsog. 3 Deele. [Practical Ship Building. An Attempt. 3 Parts]. [Practical Ship Building. An Attempt. 3 Parts].Cph1833-34. EUR 2,700.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
6015Soren KierkegaardFirst edition of Kierkegaard's Either-Or: Victor Eremita [pseud. for Soren Kierkegaard]: Enten-Eller. Cph1843EUR 1,350.00 - 2,000.00EUR 1,175.00
6016Thomas Stearns EliotThe Waste Land: T.S. Eliot: The Waste Land. Richmond1923EUR 535.00 - 805.00EUR 637.50
6017Emil AarestrupPoems by Aarestrup: Emil Aarestrup: Digte. Cph1838EUR 270.00 - 270.00EUR 168.75
6018Autograph manuscript by Tom Kristensen for the poem Frederiksberg Have, with autograph corrections. Tom Kristensen et al: Frederiksberg Have.Cph1935EUR 805.00 - 1,050.00Not Sold
6019Tom KristensenEarly autograph poetry by Tom Kristensen: Note book with more than 20 autograph poems by Tom Kristensen from Pafuglefjeren, published 1922 + 1 vol. 1922.0EUR 1,050.00 - 1,350.00EUR 918.75
6020Tom KristensenAutograph manuscript by Tom Kristensen: Autograph manuscript for an article on the Irish author Liam O'Flaherhy, entitled "Hold Djaevlen for Nar". EUR 270.00 - 400.00EUR 175.00
6021Thomas Stearns EliotT.S. Eliot's Four Quartets: T.S. Eliot: East Coker. 1940EUR 135.00 - 270.00EUR 193.75
6022James JoycePoems in first edition by James Joyce: James Joyce: Poemes Penyeach. Paris1927EUR 135.00 - 270.00EUR 156.25
6023James JoyceA Portrait of the Artist as a young Man: James Joyce: A Portrait of the Artist as a young Man. London1916EUR 270.00 - 400.00EUR 637.50
6024Thomas Stearns EliotT.S. Eliot's criticism: Collection of 19 volumes of critical works by T.S. Eliot incl. The Sacred Wood. London1920EUR 400.00 - 670.00EUR 325.00
  • <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.
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