• <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> London, 1673. FIRST SEPARATE AND FIRST QUARTO EDITION. THE CHARLTON HESTON COPY. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>In Our Time.</i> Paris, 1924. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> VERNE, JULES. <i>A Journey to the Centre of the Earth.</i> New York & London, 1872. FIRST EDITION, RARE AMERICAN ISSUE, with Scribner & Welford cancel title. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> PLATO. <i>Timaeus</i> [AND] <i>Critias</i> [from Ficini's 1484 Opera]. A LANDMARK OF SCIENTIFIC THOUGHT. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. $80,000 to $120,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Currier & Ives, <i>The Mississippi in Time of Peace,</i> hand-colored lithograph, 1865. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Hartmann Schedel, <i>Liber Cronicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, 1493. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Claudius Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographicae Enarrationis Libri Octo,</i> Lyons, 1535. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Thomas Jefferys, <i>The American Atlas,</i> London, 1776-77. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> John Speed, <i>A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World,</i> 20 miniature maps, London, 1665. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> <i>Biblia Das ist: Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft Durch D. Martin Luther Verteutscht,</i> illustrated cartographic Bible, Basel, 1665. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Early Hawaiian-language school geography, Lahainaluna Seminary, 1840. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Cornelis de Jode, <i>Africae Vera Forma, et Situs,</i> Antwerp, 1593. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Maria Vincenzo Coronelli, <i>America Settentrionale Colle Nuove Scoperte Sin All Anno,</i> Venice, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Christoph Volkamer, <i>Nürnbergische Hesperides,</i> Nuremberg, 1708-1714. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Bayer, <i>Uranometria, Omnium Asterismorum Continens Schemata...,</i> 51 celestial charts, c. 1603. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Manuscript map of Commodore Perry’s Black Ship squadron at Edo Bay, with manuscript sketchbook, ink & watercolor, Japan, c. 1853. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> [EINSTEIN, ALBERT]; JOHN GRAUDENZ [PHOTOGRAPHER]. Photographic portrait of Albert Einstein by John Graudenz, taken circa 1928. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> ENIGMA M4. A fully operational four-rotor ("M4") Kriegsmarine Enigma Cipher Machine. Berlin-Wilmersdorf, Germany, Heimsoeth und Rinke, 1942. $300,000 to $500,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD P. <i>“Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman”. Adventures of a Curious Character.</i> New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1985. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> An intact egg of the Aepyornis Maximus, or Elephant Bird. Pre-17th century, Madagascar. $35,000 to $45,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> Palm frond with fish. Green River Formation, Wyoming, United States. <i>Sabalites sp.,</i> and <i>Diplomystus dentatus</i> Cenozoic, Eocene (53-33 million years ago). $60,000 to $70,000.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.

Michael Treloar: Travel and exploration, militaria, history of medicine, photographs and autographs. , 101219, Adelaide SA

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
10/12/2019 - 10/12/2019
Page Size: 232 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1LAWRENCE, T.E. Edited by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson.

Correspondence with Bernard and Charlotte Shaw, 1922-1926

Fordingbridge2000AUD 500.00 - 600.00AUD 442.70

Correspondence with E.M. Forster and F.L. Lucas. Edited by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson.

Salisbury2010AUD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold

Correspondence with the Political Elite [1922-1935]. Edited by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson.

Salisbury2015AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 128.15

Crusader Castles.

London1936 (first edition).AUD 500.00 - 600.00Not Sold

Letters to E.T. Leeds, with a Commentary by E.T. Leeds. Edited and with an Introduction by J.M. Wilson. With a Memoir of E.T. Leeds by D.B. Harden.

Manor Farm1988AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 128.15

Men in Print. Essays in Literary Criticism. Introduction by A.W. Lawrence.

London1940AUD 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold

'The Mint' and Later Writings about Service Life. Edited by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson.

Fordingbridge2009AUD 500.00 - 600.00Not Sold

More Correspondence with Writers. Edited by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson.

Salisbury2015AUD 200.00 - 250.00AUD 174.75

Secret Despatches from Arabia by T.E. Lawrence. Published by Permission of the Foreign Office. Foreword by A.W. Lawrence.

London[1939].AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 372.80

Seven Pillars of Wisdom. A Triumph. The Complete 1922 Text [in three volumes].

Fordingbridge1997/ 1922AUD 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold

Shaw-Ede. T.E. Lawrence's Letters to H.S. Ede, 1927-1935.

London1942AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 186.40

Translating the Bruce Rogers 'Odyssey'. Edited by Jeremy and Nicole Wilson.

Salisbury2014AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 209.70
13LAWRENCE, T.E. and C. Leonard WOOLLEY

Palestine Exploration Fund, 1914

AUD 600.00 - 800.00AUD 559.20

Precious Caskets. The Friendship of T.E. Lawrence and William McCance.

Upper Denby2003AUD 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold

The Journal of the T.E. Lawrence Society. Volume I, Number 1, Spring 1991 to Volume XXIII, Number 2, 2013/14.

Oxford1991 to 2014AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 302.90

An autograph letter signed (as T.E. Shaw) to 'Dear Bordewich', relating to 'boats for the RAF'.

AUD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
17BELZONI, Giovanni

Plates illustrative of the Researches and Operations of G. Belzoni in Egypt and Nubia.

London1821AUD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00AUD 2,796.00

Four Months in a Dahabeeh, or, Narrative of a Winter's Cruise on the Nile.

London1863AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 302.90
19DAVIES, Norman de Garis

The Rock Tombs of Deir El Gebrawi. Part I: Tomb of Aba and Smaller Tombs of the Southern Group. [Together with] ... Part II: Tomb of Zau and Tombs of the Northern Group.

London1902 and 1902AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 174.75
20DAVIES, Norman de Garis

The Rock Tombs of El Amarna. Part I: The Tomb of Meryra. Part II: The Tombs of Panehesy and Meryra II. Part III: The Tombs of Huya and Ahmes. Part IV: Tombs of Penthu, Mahu, and others.

London1903, 1905, 1973 (facsimile reprint)/ 1905 and 1906AUD 400.00 - 500.00Not Sold
21DAVIES, Norman de Garis and F. Ll. GRIFFITH

The Mastaba of Ptahhetep and Akhethetep at Saqqareh. Part I: The Chapel of Ptahhetep and the Hieroglyphs. [Together with] Part II: The Mastaba. The Sculptures of Akhethetep.

London1900 and 1901AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 174.75
22EMERY, Walter B. (and others)

Excavations at Saqqara. Great Tombs of the First Dynasty [complete set of three volumes].

Cairo1949 [Part I]AUD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
23FRANKFORT, H. (with chapters by A. de BUCK and Battiscombe GUNN)

The Cenotaph of Seti I at Abydos. Volume I: Text. Volume II: Plates.

London1933AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 279.60
24GARDINER, Alan H. (editor)

The Temple of King Sethos I at Abydos. Copied by Amice M. Calverley, with the Assistance of Myrtle F. Broome, and edited by Alan H. Gardiner. Volume I: The Chapels of Osiris, Isis and Horus. Volume II: The Chapels of Amen-Re, Re-Harakhti, Ptah, and King S

London1933, 1935, 1938 and 1958AUD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00AUD 4,893.00
25MOND, Sir Robert, Oliver H. MYERS (and others)

The Bucheum. Volume I: The History and Archaeology of the Site. Volume II: The Inscriptions. Volume III: The Plates.

London1934AUD 500.00 - 600.00AUD 442.70
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> CLEMENS, SAMUEL L. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.</i> Hartford: The American Publishing Company, 1876. $14,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> BATEMAN, JAMES. <i>The Orchidaceae of Mexico and Guatemala.</i> London: J. Ridgway & Sons for the author, [1837]-1843. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> WHITMAN, WALT. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn: [For the author by Andrew and James Rome,] 1855. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> LEE, HARPER. Three “Seckatary Hawkins”-related books inscribed and signed by Harper Lee. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> POE, EDGAR ALLAN. <i>The Raven.</i> New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1845. $120,000 to $180,000.
  • <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Churchill (Winston) & Others. 1944 Commonwealth Prime Ministers’ Conference, 27 April 1944. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses.</i> First English edition, 1922. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Belzoni (Giovanni Battista). <i>Plates Illustrated of the Researches and Operations...in Egypt and Nubia,</i> FIRST EDITION, 1821-1822. £14,375 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Astor (John Jacob). A collection of rare letters, 9 January 1812- 4 September 1837. £26,000 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Rowling (J.K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> FIRST EDITION, first issue, 1997. £27,500 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Royal Family. Photograph of Queen Elizabeth, George VI, Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret, signed, 1946. £3,640 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Collodi (Carlo). <i>Le avventure di Pinocchio. Storia di un burattino,</i> FIRST EDITION, 1883. £8,401 inc Buyers Premium.
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