• <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.
  • <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> MONTESQUIEU Refflexions sur le caractere de quelques Princes. [1734]. 68 autograph pages.<br>Estimate €150,000-200,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> LOUIS XVI Autograph letter to Gabrielle de Polignac. (VERSAILLES) 12 SEPTEMBRE 1789. Estimate €10,000-15,000.
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> LOUIS XVI Autograph letter to Gabrielle de Polignac. PARIS, 9 FÉVRIER 1790.<br>Estimate €15,000-20,000.
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> SCHEDEL, Hartmann. Liber chronicarum. July 1493. Richly annotated by a French humanist.<br>Estimate €20,000-30,000.
    <b>Sotheby's Paris: Livres et Manuscrits, 26 NOVEMBER 2013.</b>
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> GAUGUIN, Paul. The first known letter to his wife Mette. 1883. Estimate €20,000-30,000.
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> MAURRAS, Charles. Letter to general Franco. 30 août 1935. And 5 first editions inscribed to Anatole France, Ramon Fernandez...<br>Estimate €8,000-12,000.
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> PROUST. Placard for A l’ombre des jeunes filles en fleurs, with a long autograph passage, remained unpublished.<br>Estimate €30,000-40,000.
    <b>Sotheby's Paris: Livres et Manuscrits, 26 NOVEMBER 2013.</b>
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> [PROUST] – André GIDE. The draft for the famous letter from Gide to Proust repenting about his refusal to publish him. 10 or 11 January 1914. Estimate €100,000-150,000.
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> DELAUNAY, Sonia. 3 drawings for La Prose du Transsibérien’s prospectus. 1913. Estimate €20,000-30,000.
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> CELINE. Voyage au bout de la nuit. 1932. André Breton’s copy with an inscription by Céline. Estimate €10,000-15,000.
    <b>Sotheby's Paris:</b> LINDBERGH, Charles. Photographic portrait, inscribed to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. 1939. €2,500-3,500.
  • <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>. <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>. Important Age of Discovery manuscript (1512) with Christopher Columbus content.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Alexander Gardner photograph portrait (1863), signed by Abraham Lincoln.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. John Rockefeller. Ambrotype, the earliest known photograph of Rockefeller.

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No Sale Number Auction House Sale Name Date of Auction Archived Date Total Lots Lots Sold % Lots Sold CURR Exch. Rate Low Est. Lots Sold High Est. Lots Sold High Est. All Lots Total Sales Total Sales In $ % Total Sales / High Est.
1 #5279 Christies Prints and Multiples April 16, 2014 April 16, 2014 316 211 66.77% GBP 1.67 406,600.00 596,400.00 872,400.00 678,005.00 1,132,268.35 77.72%
2 #21583 Bonhams Grosvenor School and Avant Garde British Printing April 15, 2014 April 16, 2014 107 64 59.81% GBP 1.67 550,500.00 800,200.00 1,195,000.00 895,336.00 1,495,211.12 74.92%
3 #21656 Bonhams Marine April 15, 2014 April 16, 2014 5 4 80.00% GBP 1.67 3,300.00 4,400.00 5,600.00 4,500.00 7,515.00 80.36%
4 #21870 Bonhams The Scottish Sale April 15, 2014 April 16, 2014 46 38 82.61% GBP 1.67 20,650.00 30,150.00 36,300.00 37,872.00 63,246.24 104.33%
5 #1416b Bruun Rasmussen Modern and Contemporary Prints April 15, 2014 April 16, 2014 52 43 82.69% EUR 1.38 18,360.00 21,795.00 33,570.00 25,153.75 34,712.17 74.93%
6 #1416a Bruun Rasmussen Old Master Prints April 14, 2014 April 16, 2014 6 5 83.33% EUR 1.38 1,605.00 2,070.00 2,470.00 1,880.00 2,594.41 76.11%
7 #161415 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters - Internet Bidstart 4/6 April 13, 2014 April 14, 2014 419 415 99.05% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 39,776.63 39,776.63 Inf%
8 #121415 Heritage Auctions Comics -Internet bidstart 4/6 April 13, 2014 April 14, 2014 693 681 98.27% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 150,603.97 150,603.97 Inf%
9 #41314 Clars Auction Gallery Prints and Photographs, Day 2 April 13, 2014 April 16, 2014 90 71 78.89% USD 1.0 43,800.00 70,400.00 99,500.00 57,596.00 57,596.00 57.89%
10 #41214 Clars Auction Gallery Prints and Photographs April 12, 2014 April 16, 2014 189 158 83.60% USD 1.0 33,100.00 57,000.00 75,650.00 41,590.50 41,590.50 54.98%
11 #36125 Bloomsbury Auctions Modern Literature April 11, 2014 April 12, 2014 217 199 91.71% GBP 1.67 131,800.00 187,040.00 206,490.00 242,710.00 406,502.88 117.54%
12 #1488 Freemans Posters, Maps and other Graphics April 11, 2014 April 12, 2014 227 171 75.33% USD 1.0 58,540.00 92,500.00 144,740.00 78,662.00 78,662.00 54.35%
13 #5267 Christies Travel, Science and Natural History April 10, 2014 April 12, 2014 166 93 56.02% GBP 1.67 292,200.00 446,100.00 730,700.00 548,439.00 921,377.52 75.06%
14 #201415 Heritage Auctions Rare Books - Internet bidstart 4/3 April 10, 2014 April 11, 2014 501 456 91.02% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 36,978.50 36,978.50 Inf%
15 #41014b Dominic Winter Book Auctions Fine Illustrated Travel and Military History April 10, 2014 April 11, 2014 242 225 92.98% GBP 1.67 115,870.00 169,600.00 238,450.00 217,233.08 364,951.57 91.10%
16 #398 Cowans Auctions Americana - Prints, Ephemera April 10, 2014 April 14, 2014 21 19 90.48% USD 1.0 12,150.00 16,825.00 17,475.00 18,807.00 18,807.00 107.62%
17 #41014a Dominic Winter Book Auctions Photography April 10, 2014 April 11, 2014 131 91 69.47% GBP 1.67 29,110.00 43,490.00 64,190.00 74,036.22 124,380.89 115.34%
18 #36141 Bloomsbury Auctions Bibliophile April 10, 2014 April 12, 2014 390 267 68.46% GBP 1.67 45,500.00 64,650.00 110,940.00 62,628.00 105,215.04 56.45%
19 #530 PBA Galleries Fine Books April 10, 2014 April 12, 2014 705 408 57.87% USD 1.0 140,560.00 214,820.00 374,200.00 129,336.00 129,336.00 34.56%
20 #1487 Freemans Rare Books and Manuscripts April 10, 2014 April 12, 2014 539 480 89.05% USD 1.0 205,460.00 323,650.00 402,130.00 380,349.00 380,349.00 94.58%
21 #26655 Rossini Prints and Photographs April 9, 2014 April 12, 2014 18 8 44.44% EUR 1.38 9,480.00 16,320.00 34,670.00 15,869.45 22,058.53 45.77%
22 #40914 Dominic Winter Book Auctions Printed Books and Maps, Vintage Photographs April 9, 2014 April 11, 2014 477 395 82.81% GBP 1.67 101,800.00 151,340.00 193,300.00 179,238.05 301,119.89 92.73%
23 #14BP01 Doyle New York Rare Books, Autographs and Photgraphs April 9, 2014 April 11, 2014 353 287 81.30% USD 1.0 722,950.00 1,141,450.00 1,429,050.00 1,426,065.00 1,426,065.00 99.79%
24 #L14220 Sothebys Islamic World - Books, Manuscripts April 9, 2014 April 11, 2014 62 44 70.97% GBP 1.67 862,000.00 1,147,000.00 1,443,000.00 1,765,675.00 2,966,334.00 122.36%
25 #18532 Kapandji Morhange Books April 9, 2014 April 12, 2014 434 363 83.64% EUR 1.38 121,690.00 199,220.00 331,960.00 321,141.60 446,386.86 96.74%
26 #2344 Swann Galleries Printed & Manuscript Americana April 8, 2014 April 11, 2014 320 284 88.75% USD 1.0 355,450.00 527,100.00 586,600.00 745,975.00 745,975.00 127.17%
27 #19471 Neret Minet and Tessier Movie Posters April 8, 2014 April 11, 2014 345 182 52.75% EUR 1.38 171,790.00 236,780.00 374,810.00 236,430.80 328,638.82 63.08%
28 #21425 Bonhams Space History April 8, 2014 April 11, 2014 208 166 79.81% USD 1.0 313,300.00 451,850.00 595,650.00 512,622.00 512,622.00 86.06%
29 #21962 Bonhams Treasures from the Caren Archive April 7, 2014 April 11, 2014 305 242 79.34% USD 1.0 654,350.00 987,450.00 1,234,650.00 1,379,177.00 1,379,177.00 111.71%
30 #19470 Neret Minet and Tessier Marine April 7, 2014 April 11, 2014 95 58 61.05% EUR 1.38 50,490.00 59,270.00 122,270.00 88,226.00 122,634.14 72.16%
31 #161414 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters - Internet Bidstart 3/30 April 6, 2014 April 11, 2014 557 523 93.90% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 36,281.30 36,281.30 Inf%
32 #121414 Heritage Auctions Comics -Internet bidstart 3/30 April 6, 2014 April 11, 2014 898 891 99.22% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 178,174.20 178,174.20 Inf%
33 #18389 De Baecque and Associes Information at a Glance twentieth century # 5 - Contemporary Art and Design - Prints and Photographs April 5, 2014 April 12, 2014 74 37 50.00% EUR 1.38 9,500.00 12,750.00 37,450.00 14,696.91 20,428.74 39.24%
34 #51872 Arader Galleries Natural History and Americana April 5, 2014 April 11, 2014 186 172 92.47% USD 1.0 3,589,800.00 4,468,600.00 5,043,800.00 3,418,790.14 3,418,790.14 67.78%
35 #3615 Christies Comic Strips April 5, 2014 April 11, 2014 364 264 72.53% EUR 1.38 2,462,700.00 2,856,400.00 3,678,000.00 3,889,500.00 5,406,405.00 105.75%
36 #5176 Heritage Auctions Photographs April 5, 2014 April 11, 2014 342 244 71.35% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 986,633.75 986,633.75 Inf%
37 #798 Eldreds Books, Prints, Photographs April 4, 2014 April 11, 2014 40 26 65.00% USD 1.0 8,840.00 13,225.00 19,265.00 9,259.15 9,259.15 48.06%
38 #37 Kedem Auction Books, Manuscripts and Rabbinic Letters April 2, 2014 April 14, 2014 425 297 69.88% USD 1.0 158,620.00 158,620.00 285,540.00 288,852.00 288,852.00 101.16%
39 #25971 Audap and Mirabaud Jacques Faizant April 1, 2014 April 12, 2014 323 267 82.66% EUR 1.38 44,970.00 58,900.00 73,350.00 55,531.66 77,188.86 75.71%
40 #2489 Ferraton Posters, Photographs and Prints March 29, 2014 April 15, 2014 467 403 86.30% EUR 1.38 45,345.00 68,855.00 78,790.00 122,956.25 170,909.22 156.06%
41 #26399 Ader Photo Books March 28, 2014 April 15, 2014 358 170 47.49% EUR 1.38 66,770.00 89,830.00 184,280.00 91,001.00 126,491.39 49.38%
42 #1201b Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Books - Day 2 March 28, 2014 April 15, 2014 178 110 61.80% GBP 1.67 2,590.00 3,260.00 7,680.00 5,996.02 10,013.37 78.07%
43 #701 Morton Casa de Subastas Antiquarian Books and Documents March 27, 2014 April 15, 2014 343 185 53.94% MXN 0.08 1,176,000.00 1,522,000.00 2,561,500.00 1,664,325.00 133,146.00 64.97%
44 #1201a Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Books - Day 1 March 27, 2014 April 15, 2014 629 464 73.77% GBP 1.67 20,390.00 25,740.00 39,210.00 34,555.58 57,707.84 88.13%
45 #700d JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs IV. Music March 26, 2014 April 15, 2014 233 180 77.25% EUR 1.38 330,240.00 330,240.00 491,170.00 535,560.40 744,428.96 109.04%
46 #700e JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs V. Theatre and Film March 26, 2014 April 15, 2014 12 7 58.33% EUR 1.38 2,720.00 2,720.00 4,250.00 3,955.60 5,498.28 93.07%
47 #700f JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs VI. History March 26, 2014 April 15, 2014 318 237 74.53% EUR 1.38 194,670.00 194,670.00 242,330.00 284,002.80 394,763.86 117.20%
48 #700b JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs II. Science March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 163 132 80.98% EUR 1.38 142,100.00 142,100.00 183,050.00 203,533.60 282,911.72 111.19%
49 #700c JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs III. Fine Arts March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 85 64 75.29% EUR 1.38 57,700.00 57,700.00 67,480.00 98,031.60 136,263.95 145.28%
50 #700a JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs I. Literature March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 391 346 88.49% EUR 1.38 671,820.00 671,820.00 713,420.00 1,201,667.20 1,670,317.46 168.44%
51 #18664 Binoche et Giquello Ancient and Modern Books February 26, 2014 April 14, 2014 266 158 59.40% EUR 1.38 228,350.00 283,500.00 456,200.00 375,484.40 521,923.30 82.31%
52 #36 Kedem Auction Objects - Manuscripts, Books, Prints February 26, 2014 April 14, 2014 45 37 82.22% USD 1.0 14,750.00 14,750.00 25,000.00 32,988.00 32,988.00 131.95%
53 #698 Morton Casa de Subastas Books and Documents February 26, 2014 April 15, 2014 254 135 53.15% MXN 0.08 1,094,000.00 1,386,500.00 2,589,500.00 1,354,860.00 108,388.80 52.32%
54 #17794 De Baecque and Associes Autographs and Documents January 30, 2014 April 12, 2014 204 112 54.90% EUR 1.38 71,460.00 101,910.00 162,050.00 118,033.80 164,067.03 72.84%
  • <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.
  • Whitmore Rare Books: Offering literary first editions and other books of merit. Catalogues available by request.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Dickens. A Christmas Carol. First edition, first issue in exceptional condition. $28,500.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Fine books, collections and libraries purchased. Call to discuss.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Capote. Breakfast at Tiffany’s. First edition, rarely seen in fine condition. $4,250.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Offering literary first editions and other books of merit. Catalogues available by request.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Grimm. German Popular Stories. First edition, first issue beautifully bound by Riviere. $12,500.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Fine books, collections and libraries purchased. Call to discuss.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Plato. Opera. Second edition, Venice 1491. First obtainable edition of Plato’s works. $50,000.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Offering literary first editions and other books of merit. Catalogues available by request.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Kent (illustrator). Moby Dick. Unopened subscriber’s copy, inscribed by Rockwell Kent. $12,500.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Fine books, collections and libraries purchased. Call to discuss.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Hemingway. For Whom the Bell Tolls. First edition, rarely seen in fine condition. $8,500.
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