Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society: Rare and Used Books, 121313, Lancaster

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
12/13/2013 - 12/13/2013
Page Size: 453 items in 19 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Bornhäuser, Christoph. Leben und Lehre Menno Simons’: Ein Kamph um das Fundament Glaubens (etwa 1496- 1561). Beiträge zur Geschichte und Lehre der Reformierten Kirche, 35. Neukirchen-Vluyn: 1973Not AvailableUSD 10.00
2Menno Simons. Confession of My Enlightment, Conversion, and Calling; The New Birth and Who They Are Who Have the Promise. Lancaster, Pa.: 1996Not AvailableUSD 5.00
3Good, P., Paul and Alta: Living Wisdom, 1978Not AvailableUSD 5.00
4The Calvary Hour, Orrville, Ohio 44667, 1936-1976. Not AvailableUSD 5.00
5Friesen, Bert. Where We Stand: An Index of Peace and Social Concerns Statements by the Mennonites and Brethren in Christ in Canada, 1787-1982. Winnipeg, Man.1986Not AvailableUSD 10.00
6Unruh, Wilfred J. A Study of Mennonite Service Programs: A Historical and Empirical Study. Elkhart, Ind.1965Not AvailableUSD 5.00
7Jutzi, George. Ermahnungen; Zook, Sam. Somerset, Somerset Co., Pa.1853Not AvailableUSD 14.00
8Bible Doctrine: A Treatise on the Great Doctrines of the Bible Pertaining to God, Angels, Satan, the Church, and the Salvation, Duties and Destiny of Man. Scottdale, Pa.1914Not AvailableNot Sold
9Die Bibel, oder die ganze Heilige Schrift des alten und neuen Testaments, 1880Not AvailableNot Sold
10Waybill, M., Chinese Eyes, 1974Not AvailableNot Sold
11Edited by Dale R. Stoffer. The Lord’s Supper: Believers Church Perspectives. Scottdale, Pa.1997Not AvailableUSD 5.00
12Klaassen, Walter. Armageddon and the Peaceable Kingdom. Waterloo, Ont.1999Not AvailableNot Sold
13The Limits of Perfection: A Conversation with J. Lawrence Burkholder, ed. R.J. Swatsky and S. Holland, 1993Not AvailableNot Sold
14Bauman, Harold Ernest. The Believers’ Church and the Church College. Ann Arbor, Mich.1972Not AvailableUSD 5.00
15Smith, C. Henry. The Mennonites of AmericA. Goshen, Ind.: Published by the Author, 1909Not AvailableUSD 22.00
16Wenger, John C. History of the Mennonites of the Franconia Conference. Telford, Pa.1937Not AvailableUSD 30.00
17Horsch, John. Mennonites in Europe. Mennonite History, vol. 1, Scottdale, Pa.: 1942Not AvailableUSD 11.00
18Mennonitische Geschichtsblätter. Mennonitischen Geschichtsverein. Not AvailableUSD 10.00
19McGuffey’s Third Eclectic Reader, rev. 1896Not AvailableUSD 8.00
203 items, Indiana State Series: Allen, C.; J. Swett; and J. Royce, First Reader, 1894Not AvailableUSD 9.00
21Fitch, George W. Colton and Fitch’s Modern School Geography. Maps by George Wilworth Colton. New York1874Not AvailableUSD 5.00
22Beazley, S., Service Hymnal, 1925Not AvailableUSD 5.00
23King, J.F., The Silver Star; King, J.F., The Singer’s Joy; Baltzell, I., Golden Songs for Bible Schools and Social Worship; Sankey, I.D.; J. McGranahan; and G. Stebbins, Gospel Hymns, Nos. 5 and 6 Combined (2 copies), Not AvailableUSD 5.00
24Funk, Joseph, and Sons. The New Harmonia Sacra, a Compilation of Genuine Church Music, Comprising a Great Variety of Metres, Harmonized for Four Voices. Singer’s Glen, Va.1876Not AvailableUSD 10.00
25[Wenger, Martin D. The Philharmonia, a Collection of Tunes, Adapted to Public and Private Worship. Elkhart, Ind.1875Not AvailableUSD 10.00
  • <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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