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Auction Report
Auction Date
01/24/2014 - 01/24/2014
Page Size: 49 items in 2 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
96 Thomas DavisonRural Sports, Volumes II and III,London 1805USD 300.00 - 600.00USD 146.25
97The Cricket Field: The History and the Science of CricketBoston 1859USD 30.00 - 50.00USD 70.20
98Caroli a Linne, Systema Naturae, 1766 and 1758, 1767, 1767USD 50.00 - 75.00USD 555.75
99 Alexander von HumboldtVoyage Aux Regions Equinoxiales Du Nouveau Continent,Paris 1820USD 50.00 - 75.00USD 1,170.00
100J.M. MoreauChoix de Chansons Mises en Musique par M. De La Borde, Ornees D'Estampes, USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 380.25
101Auction Catalogue of the Late Lord Northwick's Collection at Thirlestane House, Cheltenham1859USD 20.00 - 30.00USD 175.50
102W.F. Volbach, J. LaFontaine-DosognePropylaen Kunstgeschichte (History of Art), Berlin Germany1968USD 15.00 - 25.00USD 11.70
103M. BretonLa Chine En Miniature, Paris 1811USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 994.50
104 Joy Day Buel and Richard Buel, Jr.The Way of Duty: A Woman and Her Family in Revolutionary America,1984USD 10.00 - 20.00USD 1.17
105French Spoliation Claim for the Capture of the Schooner "Lively" and its Cargo on May 3, 17971797USD 10.00 - 20.00USD 29.25
106Johannes Balbus, Leaf from a 1460 Catholicon Manuscript1460USD 20.00 - 40.00USD 1,111.50
107Reproduction Horatio Nelson Signed (Horatio & Bronte) Letter, May 14th 18041804USD 10.00 - 20.00USD 5.85
108Roger CailloisSigned Letters from Roger Caillois, A French IntellectualUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 70.20
109Edmond RostandSigned Letter from Edmond Rostand, French Poet and Dramatist, November 19101910USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 234.00
111Attributed to Eduard Luttich: Scheherazade FrontispieceUSD 200.00 - 400.00USD 234.00
112Red Cross Poster, "The Greatest Mother in the World"1918USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 87.75
262After Giovanni Battista Piranesi: Italian RuinsUSD 200.00 - 400.00Not Sold
263George Richardson: "The House & Offices for The Rev'd Dr. Synge at Lislee in the County of Cork, Ireland,"1805USD 75.00 - 125.00USD 409.50
264Italian School: Four Architectural ViewsUSD 500.00 - 800.00USD 994.50
265French School: Landscape with FishermenUSD 100.00 - 200.00USD 321.75
266Italian School: Palazzo Cornaro; Palazzo Lezze; and Porte de l'AsenaleUSD 350.00 - 550.00USD 438.75
267European School: "Il Loco Da Pallante Suo Bisuvo;" and "L'Appia Via"USD 50.00 - 100.00USD 58.50
268After Ia. Collins: "An Exact Prospect of the City of Rochester Taken from Finbery Windmill;" and "A Prospect of Chatham Dock, from the Same Place"USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 321.75
269After Giovanni Battista Piranesi: Vedute del Pantheon d'Agrippa; Veduta del Ponte Lugano su l'Anione; Veduta degli avanzi del Forodi Nerva; Altra Veduta degli avanzi del Pronao del Tempio della Concorchia; and Verduta interna della chiesa della Madonna degli Angiolo, from "Vedute di Roma"USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 3,042.00
270After Giovanni Battista Piranesi: Two UrnsUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 936.00
  • <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. 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. Sold for US$ 100,000 inc. premium.
    <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. 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> 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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