Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper, 1053, London

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Auction Date
01/22/2020 - 01/22/2020
Page Size: 243 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

The ?examynation of John Wilcope, late of Wylbee, taken before John Drake and Walter Young, D.s. "John Drake" and "Walter Young"

1622GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 390.00
2 Norton (Sir Gregory, first Baronet, politician and regicide, c. 1603-52)

To the right honourable the Comittee of Parliament to whome the bill of attainting of Oliver Cromwell & others...

c. 1660.GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 260.00
3 [?Wallop (Richard, lawyer, bap. 1616, d. 1697)]

Concerning the Temples

c. 1680.GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,820.00
4Fell (John, Bishop of Oxford, 1625-86), William Jane, Church of England clergyman, bap. 1645, d. 1707) & Henry Compton, Bishop of London, 1631/2-1713)

Reference in favour of Robert Farrow, Master of Arts & Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford, D.s. "Jo. Oxon", "William Jane" & "H: London"

1685GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 416.00
5 Keate (Sir Jonathan, first Baronet, of The Hoo, Kimpton, Herts, 1633-1700)

Account of Receipts and Disbursm.ts of the Personall Estate of his Testator George Keate Esqr. besides the Stockes of his m the Eat India and Affrican Company

1695GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 390.00
6Wesley (Samuel, Church of England clergyman and poet, father of John and Charles Wesley, bap. 1662, d. 1735)

Autograph Letter signed "S. Westley" to William Gates at Little Waldingfield, Suffolk

1703GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 845.00

Remembrances for Order and decency to be kept in the Upper house of Parliament by the Lords, when His Majesty is not there

c. 1714.GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,187.50
8 Pocock (Lydia), Frances Dodshon & Hannah Fry.

Letter signed to "Dear Friends"

[?Bristol],1766GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 260.00
9Wesley (John, Church of England clergyman and a founder of Methodism, 1703-91)

Autograph Letter signed to "My Dear Sister" [?Mary Stokes]

London1773GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 3,120.00

Poll Book

1781GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 350.00
11Morgan (Mary, daughter of Joseph Gibbs, organist of St. Mary's Tower, Ipswich, 1698-1788, married Rev. Caesar Morgan, Prebendary of Ely Cathedral and Rector of Stretham, 1749-1808)

Autograph Letter signed to "Sir" to her publisher's, ?"R Edwards",

Ely1795GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 975.00
12 Kamal al-Din Vahshi Baqfi (c.1532-83).

Farhad u Shirin, Persian manuscript on paper

Persiac.1800.GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,375.00

Excursion through England & Wales. A New Game

Donegal1848GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 687.50
14 Buller (Rev. Richard, rector of Lanreath, Cornwall, 1804-83)

The Cornish Clown,

1857GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 416.00
15Blackmore (Richard Doddridge, novelist and fruit farmer, author of "Lorna Doone", 1825-1900)

4 Autograph Letters to Philip H. Calderon & 1 Autograph Postcard signed to Mr Bragard

1885 & 1899GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 624.00
16 Turberville (George)

The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking...

1611GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00GBP 10,000.00
17 [Worsley (Benjamin)]

The Advocate,with initial and final blanks, with inscription ?by the author "For his kinde friend Mr. Isaack Lyte Mercht."

1651GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 1,375.00
18Ogilby (John)

The Relation of His Majestie's Entertainment passing through the City of London, to his Coronation: with a description of the Triumphal Arches, and Solemnity

GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 325.00
19 Webb (John)

An Historical Essay endeavoring a Probability that the Language of the Empire of China is the Primitive Language

1669GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,250.00
20 Blake (Daniel) & others.

Orders, By-Laws, and Ordinances, for the Good Government and Regulating of the Persons Licensed to Keep and Drive Hackney-Coaches within the Cities of London and Westminster...

RareGBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,375.00
21 [Boulton (Richard)]

A Compleat History of Magick, Sorcery, and Witchcraft...

1715GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,125.00
22Swift (Jonathan)

A Second Collection of Miscellanies, 5 parts in 1 vol.

1720GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,187.50
23[Bond (William)]

The History of the Life and Adventures of Mr. Duncan Campbell

1720GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 437.50
24 Fellowes (William Dorset)

A Narrative of the Loss of His Majesty's Packet The Lady Hobart on an island of ice in the Atlantic Ocean...

1803GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 5,250.00
25[Brontë (Charlotte)], "Currer Bell".

The Professor, a Tale

1857GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 375.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Abraham Lincoln, <i>Emancipation Proclamation by the President of the United States,</i> pamphlet, 1862. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the distinguished Ruby-Jackson family, Portland, Maine, 1853-1961. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens & the persons who served him, 1866-1907. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Autograph book with inscriptions by orators Moses Roper & Peter Williams, 1821-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Archive of letters, postcards, and greeting cards sent by Romare Bearden, 1949-87. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br>E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> in inaugural issue of Manhattan, 1933. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Papers of the comedian Nipsey Russell, including a letter from MLK, 1929-2000. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Early German-American anti-slavery broadside, <i>Sclaven-Handel,</i> Philadelphia, 1794. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edmonia Lewis, prominent sculptor, carte-de-visite by Henry Rocher, c. 1866-71. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br><i>The Black Panther: Black Community News Service,</i> 44 issues, San Francisco, 1967-1971. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Withers, <i>I Am A Man, Sanitation Workers Strike,</i> silver print, 1968. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>March For Freedom Now!,</i> poster for the 1960 Republican Convention. $4,000 to $6,000.
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