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Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
12/19/2013 - 12/19/2013
Page Size: 436 items in 18 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Acland, Henry W. & John RuskinThe Oxford MuseumLondon1859USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 96.00
2AesopSelect Fables of Esop and Other Fabulists by R. DodsleyPhiladelphia1792USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 192.00
3Aldin, CecilThe TwinsNew York & London[c.1910]USD 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
4Andrasay, Count Mano, et al.Medve-Vadaszat/Chasse de L'OursPest1857USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
5Apollinaire, Guillaume[Meditations Esthetiques]. Les Peintres Cubistes.Paris1913USD 400.00 - 700.00USD 360.00
6[Apperley, Charles James] Nimrod, pseud.Sporting; Embellished by Large Engravings and Vignettes Illustrative of British Field Sports, from Pictures Painted by T. Gainsborough, E. Landseer, A. Cooper...Edited by Nimrod. With Literary Contributions by Thomas Hood; John Hamilton Reynolds...&c.London1838USD 300.00 - 600.00USD 180.00
7Mackenzie, F[rederick] and A[ugustus] PuginSpecimens of Gothic Architecture Consisting of Doors, Windows, Buttresses, Pinnacles &c. With the Measurements Selected from Ancient Buildings at Oxford &c.London[1821]USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 120.00
8Rockland and Rockport Lime CorporationHousing New York's Millions: The part lime plays in solfing this problem together with a pictorial review of a small portion of one year's building accomplishmentsNew Yorkc.1920USD 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
9Argote de Molina, GonzaloNobleza del AndaluziaSeville1588USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,920.00
10Ariosto, LudovicoOrlando FuriosoLondon1799USD 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
11The Art Journal for 1875 - Volume 1New York1875USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 60.00
12The Art Journal for 1876 - Volume 2New York1876USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 60.00
13The Art Journal for 1877 - Volume 3New York1877USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 60.00
14[Avery], Sally MichelOriginal drawing signed by American artist Sally Michel Avery1959USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
15[Bacon] Francis, Lord Verulam, Viscount St. AlbanThe Historie of the Reigne of King Henry the SeventhLondon1622USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 270.00
16Dante AlighieriThe Divine Comedy - signed by illustrator Leonard BaskinNew York1969USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 204.00
17Baumler, AlfredAdolf Von Hildebrand HandzeichnungenMunich1923USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 144.00
18Malory, Sir ThomasThe Birth, Life and Acts of King Arthur, of His Nobel Knight of the Round Table, Their Marvellous Enquests and Adventures, the Achieving of the San Greal and in the End Le Morte Darthur with the Dolourous Death and Departing Out of this World of Them All[London]1909USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 480.00
19Beaumont, [Francis] & [John] FletcherThe Works of Beaumont and Fletcher with an Introduction by George DarleyLondon1840USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
20Beckford, WilliamThoughts on Hunting. In a Series of Familiar Letters to a Friend[London]1810USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
21Bell, JohnEngravings of the Bones, Muscles and JointsPhiladelphia1816USD 400.00 - 700.00USD 240.00
22Bentham, Jeremy [and] Robert OwenTwo offprints from influential economistsLondon1817-1818USD 500.00 - 800.00Not Sold
23Bewick, T[homas]A General History of QuadrupedsNewcastle Upon Tyne1790USD 400.00 - 700.00USD 240.00
24Phelan, MichaelThe Game of BilliardsNew York1858USD 400.00 - 700.00USD 330.00
25Stein, Victor & Paul RubinoThe Billiard Encyclopedia: An Illustrated History of the SportNew York1994USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
  • <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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