Blacksparrow: Manuscripts, 30858, Sun Valley

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Auction Report
Auction Date
02/15/2014 - 02/15/2014
Page Size: 75 items in 3 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1ANDRIOLA, Alfred. (1912-1983)Kerry Drake Cartoonist Alfred Andriola Typed Letter Signed1976USD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
2BORGSTEDT, Douglas. (1911-2001)Original Douglas Borgstedt Drawing of Ted Kennedy and CamelotUSD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
3BORGSTEDT, Douglas. (1911-2001)Original Douglas Borgstedt Drawing Depicting the Death of "Respect & Privacy"USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
4CANIFF, Milton. (1907-1988)Terry and the Pirates Cartoonist Milton Caniff Typed Letter Signed1945USD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
5CANIFF, Milton. (1907-1988)Terry and the Pirates Cartoonist Milton Caniff Autographed Note Signed with SketchUSD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
6CHAMBERLIN, Clarence D. Record Flights. Dorrance and Company Publishers, Philadelphia, (1928). First edition. Octavo (8 1/4 X 5 5/8 in., 208 X 143 mm). 286 pages. Red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Very Good. Boards smudged, spine faded, corners bumped. HClarence Chamberlin Signed First Edition Autobiography Record Flights1955USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
7CONRAD, Paul Francis. (1924-2010)Original Paul Conrad Charles Lindbergh Tribute Drawing1974USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
8CONRAD, Paul Francis. (1924-2010)Paul Conrad Signed "Ex-Presidents At Work" PrintUSD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
9DAVIES, Marion. (1897-1961)Actress Marion Davies Autograph Letter SignedUSD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
10DAVIS, Virginia. (1918-2009)Virginia Davis Signed Limited Edition Re-release "Alice in Wonderland" ProgramUSD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
11DISNEY, Walt. (1901-1966). One of the most iconic names in business and entertainment, Walt Disney was a major figure in animation and had built an international empire that today spans multiple industries. Disney left an indelible mark in American culturWalt Disney Typed Letter Signed - March 6, 19641964USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
12DUMM, Edwina. (1893-1990)Cap Stubbs and Tippie Cartoonist Edwina Dumm Typed Letter Signed1945USD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
13FEIFFER, Jules. (1929- )Pulitzer Winner Cartoonist Jules Feiffer Autographed Note SignedUSD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
14FERRARI, Enzo. (1898-1988)Rare Enzo Ferrari Signed Appunti di storia1958USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
15FIELD, Marshall. (1834-1906)American Entrepreneur Marshall Field Typed Letter Signed1945USD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
16FINNEY, Jack. (1911-1995)Sci-Fi Writer Jack Finney Typed Letter Signed1985USD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
17FISHER, Dudley. (1890-1951)Right Around Home Artist Dudley Fisher Autographed Letter Signed1945USD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
18FISHER, Ham. (1900-1955)Joe Palooka Cartoonist Ham Fisher Typed Letter Signed1939USD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
19[GARFIELD, James] GUITEAU, Charles. (1841-1882)Charles Guiteau Photograph USD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
20[GARFIELD, James] GUITEAU, Charles. (1841-1882)Charles Guiteau Carte de VisiteUSD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
21GRANT, Ulysses S. Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, Volumes I & II. Charles L. Webster & Company, New York, 1885. First edition. Quarto (6 x 9 ¼ in., 150 x 235 mm). 584 and 647 pages, respectively. Dark green cloth covers with gilt stamped medallions. Complete Two Set Volume Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant New York, 1885USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 472.00
22HALL, Captain James Norman, Lieut. Charles Bernard Nordhoff. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1920. Two volumes. First Edition. Quarto (10 1/2 X 7 3/8 in., 267 X 187 mm). [xxix], 514 pages + [x], 361 pages. Color lithograph frontispieces in Rare First Edition The Lafayette Flying Corps Signed by Members of the Corps Boston and New York: 1920USD 7,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
23HEARST, William Randolph. (1863-1951)Newspaper Magnate William Randolph Hearst Autograph Letter SignedUSD 100.00 - 200.00USD 206.50
24HEARST, William Randolph, Jr. (1908-1993)William Randolph Hearst Jr. Autograph Letter Signed1975USD 50.00 - 100.00Not Sold
25HESS, Rudolf Walter Richard. (1894-1987)Rudolf Hess Signed Der FuhrerBoston, 1944USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Bernard Romans, <i>Map of the Seat of Civil War in America</i>, Philadelphia, 1775. Sold October 10, 2013 for $173,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> First Confederate imprint announcing the dissolution of the Union, Charleston, SC, December 20, 1860. Sold October 10, 2013 for $37,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> R.L. Hobson, <i>A Catalogue of Chinese Pottery and Porcelain in the Collection of Sir Percival David BT.</i>, F.S.A., 1934. Sold October 24, 2013 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Illuminated Book of Hours in French and Latin, France, circa 1500. Sold November 12, 2013 for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Rex Stout, <i>Fer-de-Lance</i>, first edition, 1934. Sold November 21, 2013 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Group of five autograph letters signed by Albert Einstein, grappling with gravitation before publishing his General Theory, 1910-15. Sold November 26, 2013 for $161,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest H. Shepard, <i>Their Search for Small</i>, pen-and-ink illustration for page 39 of A.A. Milne's House at Pooh Corner, 1928. Sold January 23, 2014 for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harriet Jacobs, <i>Incidents in the Life of Slave Girl, Written by Herself</i>, first edition, 1861. Sold March 27, 2014 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Johann Schöner, <i>Opera Mathematica</i>, first collected edition, Nuremberg, 1551. Sold April 3, 2014 for $62,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Compendiosa totius anatomie delineatio</i>, first edition of the first Vesalian piracy, 1545. Sold May 1, 2014 for $50,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edward Gorey, posters for the New York City Ballet, 1974-75. Sold May 7, 2014 for $2,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Meadow Lark. Plate CXXXVI</i>, hand-colored plate from The Birds of America,1832. Sold June 3, 2014 for $16,250.
  • <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 9. HORAE. Illuminated manuscript on vellum.<br>Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 55. KELMSCOTT PRESS. CHAUCER, GEOFFREY. Edited by F.S. Ellis.<br>Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 57. SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS. SPENSER, EDMUND. 1930-32.<br>Est. $15,000-$25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 87. RIVERA, DIEGO. 1886-1957. Manuscript album in various hands.<br>Est. $15,000-$20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 108. ARCTIC PHOTOGRAPHY. WHITNEY, HARRY. 1873-1936. Album of 188 photographs. Est. $10,000-$15,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 110. BRAZIL. DE MORAES, JOSÉ. Portuguese Manuscript on paper.<br>Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 120. FLORIDABLANCA, MOÑINO Y REDONDO, JOSÉ CONDE DE. 1728-1808. Manuscript in Spanish on paper. Est. $25,000-$35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 155. THOMSON, JOHN. 1837-1921. Illustrations of China and its People. A Series of Two Hundred Photographs. Est. $15,000-$20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 156. VANCOUVER, GEORGE. 1757-1798. A Voyage Of Discovery To The North Pacific Ocean, And Round The World. Est. $18,000-$25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 184. WHITMAN, WALT. 1819-1892. Autograph Manuscript Signed ("Walt Whitman"). Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 219. HOUGH, ROMEYN BECK. 1857-1924. The American Woods, Exhibited by Actual Specimens and with Copious Explanatory. Est. $20,000-$30,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 280. WAGNER, RICHARD. Autograph Musical Quotation Signed ("Richard Wagner"). Est. $12,000-$18,000.
  • <b>19th Century Shop</b>. 30th anniversary catalogue of landmark rare books, autographs and manuscripts, and historical photographs of all ages.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Abraham Lincoln, "a previously unknown portrait of exceptional quality." From the collection of John Hay.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. <i>The Federalist</i> (1788). An important association copy in original boards, untrimmed.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Isaac Newton. <i>Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica</i> (1687).
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Shakespeare's <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies</i> (1632).
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. John Rockefeller. Ambrotype, the earliest known photograph of Rockefeller.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Muybridge, <i>Animal Locomotion</i> (1887) subscriber's copy.
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