Neal Auction Company: Books, Prints, 42514, New Orleans

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
04/25/2014 - 04/27/2014
Page Size: 82 items in 4 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
268A Group of Ten Antique English Botanical Prints, 1872 1872USD 700.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
269Martin, Charles, The Civil Costume of England from the Conquest to the Present Time..., 1842London, 1842USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
270Thomas Bewick (English, 1753-1828)a group of six natural history books, including: David Croal Thomson, The Life and Works of Thomas Bewick..., 1882London1882USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
272Alphonse Bacheret, Une Centaine de Peintres; (The Works of One Hundred Great Masters) 1900USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,390.00
273Charles Dicken Works of Charles Dickens, Riverside Edition, 28 vols., 1867-1872 1867-1872USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,464.00
274R.H. Gabriel, ed., The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States, 28 vols., 1853; The Pageant of America: A Pictorial History of the United States, 15 vols., 1925 1853USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,098.00
275[Decorative Leather Bindings], a group of 27 books including: The Library of Entertainment: A Thousand Hours of Enjoyment with the World's Greatest Writers, 13 vols., 1920; Plutarch's Lives and Writings, The Book Lover's Addition, 5 vols., 1/2 red leather USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 976.00
276Nicolas-Antoine Boulanger (French, 1722-1759)Nouvelle Mappemonde dédiée au progrès de nos connoissances, 1760Paris1760USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
277Louis Claude de Vezou (French, 18th c.)Mappe-Monde Géo Sphérique ou Nouvelle Carte Idéale du Globe Terrestre...Sphère Armillaire, 1760Paris1760USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 358.50
278Robert Jean Janvier (French, fl. 1746-1776)Mappemonde ou Déscription de Globe Terrestre assujettie aux Obsérvations Astronomiques, 1760 Paris 1760USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 776.75
279Gorki (aka Gorky)MaximeLes Vagabonds, Paris, 1921 1921USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 2,031.50
280[Artist Illustrated Books], a group of 5 books including: Alexander Calder and Richard Wilbur, A Bestiary, 1955NY1955USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 896.25
281Autograph Letter Signed by Maxim Gorky (aka Gorki)in Cyrillic, to writer Franz Hellens and his Russian wife Maria Marcova, dated November 22 1925USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,286.25
343Albert Genick (German, d. 1906)Schalen; "Kannen"; "Trinkgfasse"; and "Amphoren", 1883 Berlin,2010USD 1,800.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
424A Rare War of 1812 Commemorative Kerchief, c. 1815copper-engraved cotton, memorializing the naval victories of the War of 1812 USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 4,575.00
425Document Signed by Abraham Lincoln, as President, 1864USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 6,150.00
426[Kelmscott Press], William Morris, Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men, 1894 Hammersmith,1894USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 2,928.00
427A Group of Seven Grolier Club Books, including: The History of Helyas, Knight of the Swan, 1901 1901USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 358.50
428Charles A. Lindbergh Signed Book, The Spirit of St. Louis, New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953 1953USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 956.00
429[Heraldry], John Guillim, A Display of Heraldry..., fifth edition, bound with John Logan, Analogia Honorum: or, a Treatise of Honour and Nobility..., London, 1679 1679USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 478.00
430[African Exploration], James Riley, Loss of The American Brig Commerce..., 1817London, 1817USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
431John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851)Wild Turkey, chromolithograph, from The Birds of America, Bien edition, NY, 1860 1860USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 5,975.00
432John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851)Red-eyed Vireo, Plate 150 USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,230.00
433John William Hill (American, 1812-1879) and Benjamin Franklin Smith (American, 1830-1927)New Orleans from St. Patrick's Church, 1852New York1852USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 3,660.00
434John L. Boqueta de Woiseri (active America, 1797-1815)A View of New Orleans taken from the Plantation of Marigny, 1803 1803USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 14,340.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Bernard Romans, <i>Map of the Seat of Civil War in America</i>, Philadelphia, 1775. Sold October 10, 2013 for $173,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> First Confederate imprint announcing the dissolution of the Union, Charleston, SC, December 20, 1860. Sold October 10, 2013 for $37,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> R.L. Hobson, <i>A Catalogue of Chinese Pottery and Porcelain in the Collection of Sir Percival David BT.</i>, F.S.A., 1934. Sold October 24, 2013 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Illuminated Book of Hours in French and Latin, France, circa 1500. Sold November 12, 2013 for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Rex Stout, <i>Fer-de-Lance</i>, first edition, 1934. Sold November 21, 2013 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Group of five autograph letters signed by Albert Einstein, grappling with gravitation before publishing his General Theory, 1910-15. Sold November 26, 2013 for $161,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest H. Shepard, <i>Their Search for Small</i>, pen-and-ink illustration for page 39 of A.A. Milne's House at Pooh Corner, 1928. Sold January 23, 2014 for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harriet Jacobs, <i>Incidents in the Life of Slave Girl, Written by Herself</i>, first edition, 1861. Sold March 27, 2014 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Johann Schöner, <i>Opera Mathematica</i>, first collected edition, Nuremberg, 1551. Sold April 3, 2014 for $62,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Compendiosa totius anatomie delineatio</i>, first edition of the first Vesalian piracy, 1545. Sold May 1, 2014 for $50,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edward Gorey, posters for the New York City Ballet, 1974-75. Sold May 7, 2014 for $2,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Meadow Lark. Plate CXXXVI</i>, hand-colored plate from The Birds of America,1832. Sold June 3, 2014 for $16,250.
  • <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> China: The Camera Collection. An extensive collection of material from archives of John David Zumbrun and Camera Craft. Sold for US$ 317,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> Chernikhov, Yakov Geogievich. 1889-1951. <i>Architectural Cycles</i>. Sold for US$ 425,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> Turing, Alan Mathison. 1912-1954. On Computable Numbers, Application to the Entscheidungsproblem. Sold for US$ 50,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> CHERNIKHOV, YAKOV GEORGIEVICH. 1889-1951. Sold for US$ 173,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> GÖDEL, KURT. On Undecidable Propositions of Formal Mathematical Systems. Sold for US$ 47,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD and LARRY GROBEL. Original Cassette Tape of an interview of Nobel prize winning physicist. Sold for US$ 37,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 5 June 2014:</b> A D-Day 48 star Ensign flown from LST-493, 6th June 1944. Sold for US$ 386,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 5 June 2014:</b> A Rare Enigma three rotor Enciphering Machine Germany circa 1942-44. Sold for US$ 92,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 5 June 2014:</b> Anonymous, alithographic poster, 1939. Sold for US$ 27,500 inc. premium
  • <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers:<br>Sale 322 - Fine Books and Manuscripts, August 6th.</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> Lot 8. MACKENZIE, Alexander. <i>Voyages from Montreal</i>. London, 1801. First edition. Est. $3-5,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> Lot 27. AUDUBON, John James. <i>The Birds of America</i>. New York and Philadelphia, [1839], 1840-1844. Est. $30-50,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> AUDUBON, John James and John BACHMAN. <i>Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America</i>. New York, 1845-1848. 3 vols. Elephant folio edition. Est. $200-400,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers:<br>Sale 322 - Fine Books and Manuscripts, August 6th.</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> GREW, Nehemiah. <i>The Anatomy of Plants</i>. London, 1862. First edition. Est.: $1,500-2,500.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> APIANUS, Petrus. <i>Cosmographia</i>. Cologne, 1574. With 5 plates, 4 with volvelles. Est. $7-9,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> SMITH, Adam. <i>An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations</i>. London, 1776. 2 vols. First edition. Est. $60-80,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> (LOUIS-PHILIPPE I) MCKENNEY AND HALL. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America</i>. Philadelphia, 1838, 1844. 3 vols. King Louis-Philippe I copy. Est. $140-180,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> GREENER, Richard. Diploma of first African American man to graduate Harvard College. Est. $10-15,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> (MIRO, Joan) <i>Lithographs I-VI</i>. New York and Paris, 1972, 1975, 1977, 1981 and 1992. 6 vols.<br>Est. $2-4,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> HEMINGWAY, Ernest. <i>A Farewell to Arms</i>. New York, 1929. First edition. Est. $800-1,200.
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