Guernseys: Audubon Engravings, Roger Tory Peterson Photographs, 49757, New York, NY

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
01/25/2014 - 01/25/2014
Page Size: 256 items in 11 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1John James AudubonPlate 1: Wild Turkey (male). London1827-1838USD 60,000.00 - 70,000.00USD 93,750.00
2John James AudubonPlate 2: Yellow-billed Cuckoo. London1827-1838USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 6,250.00
3John James AudubonPlate 6: Female Turkey. Edinburgh, 1827-1829USD 50,000.00 - 60,000.00USD 75,000.00
4John James AudubonPlate 12: Baltimore Oriole. London1827-1838USD 10,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 17,500.00
5John James AudubonPlate 21: The Mocking Bird. London1827-1838USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 28,125.00
6John James AudubonPlate 26: Carolina Parrot. London1827-1838USD 90,000.00 - 110,000.00USD 131,250.00
7John James AudubonPlate 31: White-headed Eagle. London1827-1838USD 9,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 16,250.00
8John James AudubonPlate 18: Bewick's Long-tailed Wren. London1827-1838USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 2,000.00
9John James AudubonPlate 37: Golden-winged Woodpecker. London1827-1838USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 6,875.00
10John James AudubonPlate 41: Ruffed Grouse. London1827-1838USD 30,000.00 - 40,000.00USD 37,500.00
11John James AudubonPlate 76: Virginian Partridge. London1827-1838USD 70,000.00 - 90,000.00USD 81,250.00
12John James AudubonPlate 87: Florida Jay. London1827-1838USD 7,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 8,125.00
13John James AudubonPlate 92: Pigeon Hawk. London1827-1838USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 7,500.00
14John James AudubonPlate 91: Broad-winged Hawk. London1827-1838USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 16,250.00
15John James AudubonPlate 96: Columbia Jay. London1827-1838USD 22,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 23,750.00
16John James AudubonPlate 102: Blue Jay. London1827-1838USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 25,000.00
17John James AudubonPlate 107: Canada Jay. London1827-1838USD 7,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 8,125.00
18John James AudubonPlate 116: Ferruginous Thrush. London1827-1838USD 12,000.00 - 14,000.00USD 16,250.00
19John James AudubonPlate 117: Mississippi Kite. London1827-1838USD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,750.00
20John James AudubonPlate 157: Rusty Grackle. London1827-1838USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 5,000.00
21John James AudubonPlate 131: American Robin. London1827-1838USD 16,000.00 - 18,000.00USD 28,125.00
22John James AudubonPlate 136: Meadow Lark. London1827-1838USD 30,000.00 - 40,000.00USD 57,500.00
23John James AudubonPlate 159: Cardinal Grosbeak. London1827-1838USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 17,500.00
24John James AudubonPlate 106: Black Vulture or Carrion Crow. London1827-1838USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,812.50
25John James AudubonPlate 161: Brasilian Caracara Eagle. London1827-1838USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 11,875.00
  • <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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