Sothebys: Bibliothèque littéraire Raoul Simonson – Albert et Monique Kies – Seconde partie, pf1332, Paris

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
12/18/2013 - 12/18/2013
Page Size: 320 items in 13 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
344ANACRÉON ANACRÉON ODES. PARIS 1795EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,750.00
345[BALLANCHE, PIERRE-SIMON] FRAGMENTS. PARIS 1819EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 375.00
346BOILEAU, NICOLAS OEUVRES. AVEC UN NOUVEAU COMMENTAIRE PAR M. AMAR. PARIS 1824EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 875.00
347BOSSUET, JACQUES BÉNIGNE INSTRUCTION SUR LES ESTATS D'ORAISON OÙ SONT EXPOSÉES LES ERREURS DES FAUX MYSTIQUES DE NOS JOURS : AVEC LES ACTES DE LEUR CONDAMNATION. PARIS 1697EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00EUR 6,250.00
348[CAYLUS, COMTE DE] ENSEMBLE DE 3 OUVRAGES.EUR 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
349CAZOTTE, JACQUES. - GÉRARD DE NERVAL Le DIABLE AMOUREUX.PARIS 1845EUR 300.00 - 400.00EUR 1,500.00
350COLLECTION DE PETITS CLASSIQUES FRANÇOISPARIS 1825-26. EUR 600.00 - 900.00EUR 750.00
351CORAN TURCCORAN OTTOMAN, PAR ALI AL-ALWYI AL-BALANI, DATÉ 5 MAI 1829. 1829EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 2,750.00
352[CURIOSA] -- [MIL (MICHEL) ?] L’ESCOLE DES FILLES, OÙ LA PHILOSOPHIE DES DAMES. DIVISÉE EN DEUX DIALOGUES, AGERE & PATI. CORRIGÉE DE NOUVEAU & AUGMENTÉE DE PLUSIEURS PIÈCES CURIEUSES POUR LES AMATEURS DES SCIENCES SECRETTES. FRIBOURG 1676EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00EUR 15,000.00
353DEMOUSTIER, CHARLES ALBERT LETTRES À EMILIE SUR LA MYTHOLOGIE. PARIS 1809EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 1,500.00
354DIDEROT, DENIS OEUVRES INÉDITES DE DIDEROT. LE NEVEU DE RAMEAU. VOYAGE DE HOLLANDE.EUR 400.00 - 600.00EUR 250.00
355DURAS, CLAIRE DE ENSEMBLE DE 2 OUVRAGES.EUR 700.00 - 900.00EUR 438.00
356EDITIONS PHILOLOGIQUES ET ONIRIQUES ENSEMBLE DE 3 OUVRAGES. EUR 400.00 - 600.00EUR 250.00
357[ELZEVIER] CÉSAR, JULES. [OEUVRES]. LEYDE 1635EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00EUR 3,500.00
358HUGO, HERMAN PIA DESIDERIA EMBLEMATIS, ELEGIIS & AFFECTIBUS SS. PATRVM ILLUSTRATA, PONT.EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 813.00
359ESTIENNE, HENRI ENSEMBLE DE 2 OUVRAGES.EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 10,000.00
360FÉNELON, FRANÇOIS DE SALIGNAC DE LA MOTHE LES AVENTURES DE TÉLÉMAQUE. PARIS 1784EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00EUR 4,000.00
361GRESSET, JEAN BAPTISTE LOUISLE PARRAIN MAGNIFIQUE. PARIS 1810EUR 1,000.00 - 2,000.00EUR 1,875.00
362[INCUNABLE DE THIERRY MARTENS] -- HENRICUS SUSOHOROLOGIUM AETERNAE SAPIENTIAE. ALOST 1486-1492. EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00Not Sold
363LA BRUYÈRE, JEAN DELES CARACTÈRES (...) SUIVIS DES CARACTÈRES DE THÉOPHRASTE. PARIS 1813EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 4,750.00
364LA FONTAINE, JEAN DEFABLES CHOISIES. PARIS 1668EUR 10,000.00 - 15,000.00EUR 55,500.00
365LA FONTAINE, JEAN DEFABLES. PARIS AN VII [1799]. EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
366LA FONTAINE, JEAN DEFABLES ILLUSTRÉES PAR J.J. GRANDVILLE. NOUVELLE ÉDITION. PARIS 1839EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 6,500.00
367LE MAIRE DE BELGES, JEANLES ILLUSTRATIONS DE GAULE ET SINGULARITEZ DE TROYE AVEC LA COURONNE MARGARITIQUE. LYON 1549EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,250.00
368LESPINASSE, JULIE DELETTRES, ÉCRITES DEPUIS L'ANNÉE 1773, JUSQU'À L'ANNÉE 1776. PARIS 1809EUR 400.00 - 600.00EUR 250.00
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    <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 $5,000.
  • <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> FIRE OF LONDON. A True Pourtraict with a Brief Description Of that Deplorable Fire of London. Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MATHER, INCREASE. A Brief History of the Warr With the Indians in New-England. Sold for US$ 45,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> SALEM WITCH TRIALS. Manuscript Document variously signed. Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> REVERE, PAUL. The Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King-Street Boston. Sold for US$ 100,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> LEXINGTON AND CONCORD. Bloody Butchery by the British Troops. Sold for US$ 118,750 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. The New-England Chronicle. Sold for US$ 257,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION. By the President of the United States. Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> BASEBALL. Boston Union Athletic Exhibition Company Grounds. Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MCCLELLAND, GEORGE WILLIAM. Eniac-Birth Certificate of Computer Age. 1880-1955. Typed Letter Signed. Sold for US$ 13,750 inc. premium.
  • <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.
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    <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.
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    <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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