National Book Auctions: Books and Ephemera - Civil War, Am. West, Exploration, etc.by , 51814, Ithaca

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Auction Report
Auction Date
05/18/2014 - 05/18/2014
Page Size: 499 items in 20 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
3001Thomas Hawkes TannerMemoranda on PoisonsPhiladelphia1864USD 200.00 - 350.00USD 381.88
3002Carl E. WheatMapping the Transmississippi West, 1540-1861San Francisco1957USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,997.50
3003Antique QUEEN'S DOLLS' HOUSE POSTCARDS Album Raphael Tuck Near-Complete 45 Cards Queen Mary George V Princess Marie Louise Edward Lutyens Miniatures Windsor Castle 1924USD 200.00 - 250.00USD 94.00
3004Salvador DaliLes diners de GalaNew York1973USD 200.00 - 350.00USD 164.50
3005William ShakespeareThe Complete Works of Shakespeare. Edited by Wm. Cullen Bryant, Assisted by Evert A. Duychinck. Containing One Hundred Photogravure Illustrations from Original Designs by Felix O. C. Darley and Alonzo Chappel, with an Explanatory Page to EachPhiladelphia1894USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 58.75
3006Laurence BinyonThe Drawings and Engravings of William BlakeLondon1922USD 300.00 - 450.00USD 141.00
3007John Guille MillaisA Breadth from the VeldtLondon1899USD 200.00 - 350.00USD 152.75
3008Richard AvedonRichard Avedon: Made in France San Francisco2002USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 323.13
3009Robert Louis StevensonA Child's Garden of VersesNew York1905USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 205.63
30107V Grant Sheridan McClellan Sherman Union Army ANTIQUE CIVIL WAR MEMOIRS Military History Plates Maps Decorative Bindings SlipcaseUSD 550.00 - 700.00USD 499.38
3011Edward S. FarrowWest Point, or, Information for Those about To Enter the AcademyNew York1878USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 47.00
3012Harry BlackstoneBlackstone's Secrets of MagicNew York1929USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 117.50
3013Antique DECORATIVE SHEET MUSIC 1900-1920s Colorful Graphic Covers Native American Indian Cowboy Western Themes Japanese Popular Hollywood Movie Songs George M. Cohan Alexander's Ragtime BandUSD 70.00 - 200.00USD 70.50
30148V Antique & Vintage AMERICAN HISTORY New England 19th C. Van Wyck Brooks Phippsburg ME Louisville KY Courier-Journal Henry Watterson Continental Congress Revolutionary War Charles Thomson Presidential GossipUSD 70.00 - 200.00USD 41.13
3015uncredited authorTracts Relative to the Aborigines. Published by Direction of the Meeting for Sufferings. From 1838 to 1842London1843USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 152.75
3016Edgar Parin D'Aulaire, Ingri Parin D'AulaireDon't Count Your ChicksGarden City, New York1943USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 29.38
30178V Antique BRITISH HISTORY North America The Fur Trade Paul Chrisler Phillips London Literary Life Cheshire Cheese Tavern Public House Scotland Empire Chester Gurneys of Earlham Royal Navy Napoleonic WarsUSD 70.00 - 200.00USD 129.25
30185V Vintage Large-Format NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY Hawaii Kauai Maui Robert Wenkam Grand Canyon Francois Leydet Eliot Porter Sierra Club Color PlatesUSD 70.00 - 200.00USD 29.38
30195V Antique EQUESTRIAN BOOKS Care of Horses Breeding Western Cowboy Poetry Horse Racing Trotting Horsemanship Thoroughbreds Hunting Colonial LineagesUSD 70.00 - 200.00USD 64.63
3020Tomas Llorens SerraJulio Gonzalez: catalogo general razonado de las pinturas, esculturas y dibujosValencia2007USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 164.50
302113V Vintage HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN FRONTIER Western Exploration Settlement Pioneers Trappers Fur Traders Ranchers Explorers Virginia Indiana Pennsylvania Ohio Oregon Washington California Nevada Stagecoach TheaterUSD 70.00 - 200.00USD 205.63
3022Elam J. Daniels"Father Divine": The World's Chief False ChristWinter Garden, Florida1940USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 17.63
3023Antique & Vintage FASHION HATS & MAGAZINES Victorian Women's Clothing Styles 1880s Ladies' Mens' Hats 1950s Kid Gloves Sheer Ruffled Nylon Household Goods Catalog Clocks Mechanical Banks Toys China Etc.USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 129.25
30248V Antique CHILDREN'S BOOKS Allegorical American Sunday-School Union Moral Tales Nature Birds Trades & Professions Beginning FrenchUSD 70.00 - 200.00USD 47.00
3025B. H. Liddell HartSherman: Soldier, Realist, AmericanNew York1929USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 29.38
  • <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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