JellyFishTree: Books, Manuscripts, Prints, 70319, Johannesburg

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
07/03/2019 - 07/03/2019
Page Size: 221 items in 9 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

WWII D-Day Admiralty charts

USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
2Olive Schreiner

Olive Schreiner letter

USD 150.00 - 200.00USD 892.50
3Martin Bekker

Gregoire Boonzaier (signed by the artist)

USD 100.00 - 120.00Not Sold
4DC Boonzaier

My Caricatures

USD 40.00 - 50.00Not Sold
5DC Boonzaier

Rand Faces (limited edition, 500 copies)

USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
6Artist - Dante Rossetti

"THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT" by Dante Rossetti

USD 6,000.00 - 7,000.00Not Sold
7Artist: Philip Burne-Jones

Rudyard Kipling portrait print - inscribed and signed

USD 65.00 - 75.00Not Sold
8Harris, Captain W. Cornwallis

Portraits of the Game and Wild Animals of South Africa

USD 7,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 4,921.35

Oriental Model by Everard, John & Jane Everard [Together with 12 black & white nude photographs produced during an era of strong censorship within South Africa]

USD 100.00 - 120.00Not Sold
11Paton, Alan

Alan Paton Letters. [3 sets of original, hand-written letters, SIGNED and dated].

USD 150.00 - 200.00USD 236.25

Signed "Vlaglied" & Flag Committee Proposal Documents - The Union of South Africa

USD 120.00 - 150.00USD 350.00
13Shepstone, Sir Theophilus

Sir Theophilus Shepstone [Hand-written letter dated 1879]

USD 70.00 - 90.00USD 50.00
14Prior, James

Narrative of a Voyage in the Indian Seas in the Nisus Frigate to the Cape of Good hope, Isles of Bourbon, France and Seychelles; to Madras; and the Isles of Java, St Paul, and Amsterdam. During the Years 1810-1811

USD 120.00 - 300.00Not Sold
15Levaillant, François

Reize in de Binnenlanden van Afrika, Langs de Kaap de Goede Hoop, in de Jaaren 1780 tot 1785, gedaan. Uit het Fransch door J.D. Pasteur. [3 volume set- incomplete].

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 210.00
16Willoughby, W.C.

Native Life on the Transvaal Border. Illustrated from Original Photographs.

USD 75.00 - 100.00Not Sold
17Christopher, J.S.

Natal, Cape of Good Hope. A Grazing, Agricultural, and Cotton-Growing Country. Comprising Descriptions of this well-endowed Colony, from the Year 1575 to the Present Time....

USD 90.00 - 200.00USD 84.00
18Collins, Wm W.

"Free Statia" or Reminiscences of a Lifetime in the Orange Free State, South Africa, from 1852 to end of 1875: 23 years.

USD 80.00 - 120.00Not Sold
19Beaglehole, J. C. (Edited by).

The Journals of Captain James Cook on His Voyages of Discovery in Four Volumes (Without the Portfolio).

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 100.00
20Ian Fleming

Dr No

USD 160.00 - 200.00USD 178.50
23A A Jurgens

Handstruck Letter Stamps of the Cape of Good Hope 1792-1853 and Postmarks 1853-1910

USD 80.00 - 100.00Not Sold
24Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson)

Through The Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There

USD 20.00 - 30.00Not Sold
25Olive Schreiner

Trooper Halket of Mashonaland

USD 35.00 - 45.00Not Sold
26Basil Lubbock

Collection of six nautical volumes by Basil Lubbock ("The Last of the Windjammers"etc.)

USD 80.00 - 100.00Not Sold
27Lawrence Durrell

Two first editions by Lawrence Durrell

USD 30.00 - 40.00Not Sold

The Anglo-Boer war 1899-1900

USD 80.00 - 100.00Not Sold
  • <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> SMITH, CHRISTOPHER WEBB. 1793-1871. <i>Indian Ornithology.</i> [Patna, India]: 1828. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DUPRÉ, LOUIS. 1789-1837. <i>Voyage à Athènes et à Constantinople, ou Collection de portraits, vues et costumes grecs et ottomans.</i> Paris: Dondey-Dupré, 1825. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ADAMS, JOHN. Autograph Letter Signed ("J Adams"), [to Dr. Perkins?] while recovering from his small pox inoculation, [late-April, 1764]. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUSTEN, JANE. Autograph Letter Signed ("J. Austen"), to her sister Cassandra, 4 pp, "Thursday – after dinner," [September 16, 1813,] Henrietta St. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. 1785-1851. <i>The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories.</i> New York & Philadelphia: J.J. Audubon & J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DODWELL, EDWARD. 1767-1832. <i>Views in Greece.</i> London: Rodwell and Martin, 1821. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> JAMES, JESSE. Autograph Letter Signed ("Jesse W. James"), to Mr. Flood demanding Flood retract spurious accusations, 3 pp, June 5, 1875. $200,000 to $300,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Textile of the Great White Fleet, with portraits of Theodore Roosevelt, Rear Admiral Robley D. Evans & successor Charles Stillman Sperry, 1908. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> William J. Stone, <i>Declaration of Independence,</i> Force printing, 1833. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Shugart family papers including documentation of the Underground Railroad, 63 items, 1838-81. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Records of the Dickinson & Shrewsbury salt works, over 2000 items, with extensive slave labor correspondence, legal records & receipts, bulk 1820-1865. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Gloria Steinem, typescript for her speech <i>Living the Revolution,</i> with related letters and documents, 1941-77. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> <i>Liberty Triumphant or the Downfall of Oppression,</i> depicting the aftermath of the Boston Tea Party, c. 1774. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Juan Eusebio Nieremberg, <i>Historia naturae, maxime peregrinae, libris XVI distincta,</i> Antwerp, 1635. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Antonio de Mayorga, manuscript map of Mexico City, 1779. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Thomas L. McKenney & James Hall, <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America,</i> first edition, 3 volumes, Philadelphia, 1842-44. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Samuel Walker, diary of the entire first cruise of the USS Kineo, a gunboat on the Mississippi, 1854-69. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Scrapbook on early Stanford football, with letters from Walter Camp, 1893-95 & 1931. $8,000 to $12,000.
  • <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Roberts, David. Twenty Lithographs of the Holy Land, 19th Century. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Declaration by the Reps. of the United Colonies of N.A. 1775. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Composer Jerome Kern personal Letters, Albums and Other. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Paine, Thomas. <i>Common Sense,</i> London 1776. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom’s Cabin,</i> Cleveland 1852. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Hobbes, Thomas. <i>Leviathan,</i> 3rd edition, London 1651. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Anno Regni Georgii III. Intolerable Acts and other Bills, 1774. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Wilberforce, William. An Abstract of the Evidence, 5 Letters, and two books. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Nightingale, Florence. Notes on Nursing and Signed Letters, ca. 1860 $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Tolstov, Leo. <i>War and Peace,</i> 5 volumes, 1886. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Dickinson, John. Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania, 1768. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $4,000 to $6,000.
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