Bloomsbury Auctions: Antiquarian Books, 36108, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
12/18/2013 - 12/18/2013
Page Size: 468 items in 19 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Cicero (Marcus Tullius)de Amicicia: de Senectute & Paradoxis, Venice 1502GBP 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
2Origen. Operum tomi duo priores,Paris1522GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 496.00
3Bible, German. Die Propheten alle Deudsch D. Mart. Lut ., i.e. volGBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 868.00
4Boccaccio (Giovanni)Vita di Dante Alighieri,GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 521.00
5Giovio (Paolo,Descriptio Britanniae, Scotiae , Hyberniae, et OrchadumGBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 273.00
6Melanchthon (Philip)Confessio doctrinae saxonicarum ecclesiarum, scripta...ut Synodo Tridentnae exhiberetur,Leipzig1553GBP 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
7Petrarca (Francesco)Il Petrarcha...,Venice1553GBP 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
8Tunstall (Cuthbert, Compendium et Sysynopsis [graece ] in decem libros...Paris1554GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 348.00
9Ariosto (Ludovico)Orlando Furioso,Venice1559GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 372.00
10Ramus ( Petrus)Liber, de Moribus Veterum Gallorum, ad Carolvm Lotharingvm Cardinalem,Paris1559GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 596.00
11Dolce (Lodovico)Modi Affigurati e Voci Scelte et Eleganti della Vulgar Lingua,Venice1564GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 248.00
12Guicciardini (Francesco)La Historia d'Italia,Venice1565GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
13Garimberto (Girolamo)La Prima Parte delle Vite...d'Alcuni papi, et di Tutti i Cardinali Passati,Venice1568GBP 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
14Lull (Raymond)Opusculum Raymundinum de Auditu Kabbalistico sive ad Omnes Scientias Introductorium,Paris1578GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,116.00
15Guicciardini (Francesco)Della Historia d'Italia,Venice1580GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 224.00
16Cartari (Vincenzo)Imagines Deorum,Lyons 1581GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 397.00
17Callimachus.Hymni, Epigrammata et Fragmenta... Antwerp 1584GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 248.00
18Peri (Giovanni Domenico)Fiesole Distrutta,Florence1619GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 248.00
19Rossi (Giovanni Giacomo de'), Publisher.Il Nuovo et Piacevole Giuoco del Biribisse,c.1642-1691GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 546.00
20Mezeray (Francois Eudes de)Histoire de France, depvis Faramond ivsqv'a maintenant,1643-51.GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
21Saxo Grammaticus.Historiae Danicae,1645GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 571.00
22Roscio (Giulio), et al.Ritratti et Elogii di Capitani Illustri,Rome 1646GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 496.00
23Rapin (Rene)Hortorum Libri iv,Paris1665GBP 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
24Descartes (Rene)Principia Philosophiae,Amsterdam 1677GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 186.00
25Valeriano Bolzani (Giovanni Piero)Hieroglyphica, sive de sacris aegyptiorum aliarumque gentium literis...,Frankfurt am Main 1678GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 434.00
  • <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 $5,000.
  • <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> FIRE OF LONDON. A True Pourtraict with a Brief Description Of that Deplorable Fire of London. Sold for US$ 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.
    <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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