• <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.
  • <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>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.
  • <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.

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
26NEWBERRY, Percy E., F. Ll. GRIFFITH (and others)

Beni Hasan. Part I.... With Plans and Measurements of the Tombs by G. Willoughby Fraser ... [Together with] Part II, Part III and Part IV [all published].

London1893, 1894, 1896 and 1900AUD 600.00 - 800.00AUD 559.20
27PETRIE, W.M. Flinders and F. Ll. GRIFFITH

The Royal Tombs of the First Dynasty. 1900

Part I [Together with] ... 1901AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 151.45
28PETRIE, W.M. Flinders, Ernest A. GARDNER (and others)

Naukratis. Part I (1884-5). [Together with] Part II (1885-6).

London1888/ 1886, and 1888AUD 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
29REISNER, George A.

A Provincial Cemetery of the Pyramid Age. Naga-Ed-Der. Part III [Hearst Egyptian Expedition ... (cover title)].

Oxford1932AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 174.75
30ROBERTS, David

The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, and Arabia. [Together with] Egypt and Nubia. [The original six volumes are presented here in two volumes].

London2010/ 1842-44 and 1847-49AUD 800.00 - 1,000.00AUD 699.00
31ROBERTS, David

The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia. After Lithographs by Louis Haghe; from Drawings made on the spot by David Roberts RA; with Historical Descriptions by the Revd. George Croly ...

London1855/ 1842 to 1849AUD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00AUD 4,660.00
32TYLOR, J.J.

Wall Drawings and Monuments of El Kab. The Tomb of Paheri.

London1895AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 419.40
33WILKINSON, J. Gardner

Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians, including their Private Life, Government, Laws, Arts, Manufactures, Religion, and Early History; derived from a Comparison of the Paintings, Sculptures, and Monuments still existing, with the Accounts of Ancie

London1837AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 326.20
34WILKINSON, Sir J. Gardner

A Second Series of the Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians, including their Religion, Agriculture, &c. Derived from a Comparison of the Paintings, Sculptures, and Monuments still existing, with the Accounts of Ancient Authors.

London1841AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 279.60
35MONTUL\u00c9, Edward de

Travels in Egypt, during 1818 and 1819.

London1821AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 396.10
36BUDGE, Sir E.A. Wallis

From Fetish to God in Ancient Egypt.

London1934AUD 100.00 - 150.00AUD 93.20
37BUDGE, Sir E.A. Wallis

The Mummy. A Handbook of Egyptian Funerary Archaeology.

Cambridge1925AUD 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
38CERNY, Jaroslav (editor)

The Inscriptions of Sinai. From Manuscripts of Alan H. Gardiner and T. Eric Peet. Part II: Translations and Commentary.

London1955AUD 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
39DAVIES, Norman de Garis

Five Theban Tombs. Being those of Mentuherkhepeshef, User, Daga, Nehemaw\u00e4y and Tati.

London1913AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 128.15
40DAVIES, Norman de GARIS

The Tombs of Menkheperrasonb, Amenmose, and Another (Nos. 86, 112, 42, 226).

London1933AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 279.60
41DAVIES, Norman de GARIS

The Tombs of Two Officials of Tuthmosis the Fourth (Nos. 75 and 90).

London1923AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 279.60
42DAVIES, Norman de GARIS and Alan H. GARDINER

The Tomb of Antefoker, Vizier of Sesostris I, and of his Wife, Senet (No. 60).

London1920AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 326.20
43DAVIS, Theodore M.

The Tomb of Queen Tiyi.

London1910AUD 250.00 - 300.00AUD 256.30
44DAVIS, Theodore M.

The Tomb of Siphtah; the Monkey Tomb and the Gold Tomb.

London1908AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 279.60
45[Egyptian Mosques]

The Mosques of Egypt from 21 H. (641) to 1365 H. (1946). Being a Series of Views in Colour and Monochrome of the Principal Mosques of Egypt with a Brief Note on Each Monument describing its History and Architectural Features accompanied by Detailed Plans

London1992/ 1949 and 1954AUD 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
46FAKHRY, Ahmed

The Egyptian Deserts. Bahria Oasis [Volumes I and II].

Cairo1942 and 1950AUD 1,000.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
47GARDINER, Alan H. and Arthur E.P. WEIGALL

A Topographical Catalogue of the Private Tombs of Thebes.

London1913AUD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
48JAMES, T.G.H. and M.R. APTED

The Mastaba of Khentika called Ikhekhi.

London1953AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 151.45
49NAVILLE, Edouard

Bubastis (1887-1889).

London1891AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 174.75
50NAVILLE, Edouard

The Store-City of Pithom and the Route of the Exodus.

London1885AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 174.75
  • <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> 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.
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