• <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>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>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.

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

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
76[Kelmscott Press] HERRICK, Robert

Poems Chosen out of the Works of Robert Herrick.

London1895AUD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00AUD 1,398.00
77[Kelmscott Press] MORRIS, William

The Wood beyond the World.

London1894AUD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
78[Kelmscott Press] TENNYSON, Alfred, Lord

Maud. A Monodrama.

London1893AUD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
79[Kelmscott Press Facsimile] SHAKESPEARE, William

The Poems of William Shakespeare.

London1975AUD 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold

New Remarks of London, or, a Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster, of Southwark and part of Middlesex and Surrey, within the Circumference of the Bills of Mortality.... The Whole being very useful for Ladies, Gentlemen, Clergymen, Merchants, Tra

London1732AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 128.15

The Hobbit, or There and Back Again.

London1937AUD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
82WITHERING, William

An Arrangement of British Plants according to the Latest Improvements of the Linnaean System ...

Birmingham1796AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 174.75
83CAMDEN, William

Remaines concerning Britain. Their Languages, Names, Surnames, Allusions, Anagrammes, Armories, Monies, Empreses, Apparell, Artillerie, Wife Speeches, Proverbs, Poesies, Epitaphs.

London1657AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 302.90
84[Catalogue of Nobility]

A Catalogue of Nobility, viz. the Names and Titles of all such Dukes, Earls, Viscounts and Barons, Knights of the Garter, Knights of the Bath, and Knights Baronets, made by His Majesty K. Charles II. With the Times of their Several Creations. Also the Nam

Dondon [sic]1662AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 174.75
85MORRIS, William

The Ideal Book. A Paper ... Read before the Bibliographical Society, London, June 19, 1893.

London1907AUD 300.00 - 400.00AUD 349.50

The Railway Children.

LondonDarton & Co.AUD 200.00 - 400.00AUD 174.75

Annals of Medical History. Volume 1, 1917 to Third Series, Volume 4, 1942 (the complete set).

New YorkAUD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold

On Acute Diseases, and, On Chronic Diseases. Edited and translated by I.E. Drabkin.

Chicago1950AUD 100.00 - 150.00AUD 93.20
89BEALE, Lionel S.

The Microscope in Medicine.

London1878AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 174.75

Elements of General Anatomy. Translated from the Last Edition of the French ... with Notes and Corrections, by Robert Knox.

Edinburgh1830AUD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
91BROWNE, Thomas

[Religio Medici] A True and Full Coppy of that which was most imperfectly and surreptitiously printed before under the Name of 'Religio Medici'.

[London]1645AUD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00AUD 1,106.75
92[BROWNE, Sir Thomas] TILDESLEY, Miriam L.

Sir Thomas Browne. His Skull, Portraits and Ancestry. With an Introductory Note by Sir Arthur Keith.

Cambridge[1922]AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 128.15
93CARTER, John and Percy H. MUIR (compiled and edited by)

Printing and the Mind of Man. A Descriptive Catalogue illustrating the Impact of Print on the Evolution of Western Civilization during Five Centuries.

Munich1983/ 1967AUD 100.00 - 150.00AUD 104.85
94CULLEN, Dr William

A Letter to Lord Cathcart, President of the Board of Police in Scotland; concerning the Recovery of Persons drowned, and seemingly dead.

London1776AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 349.50
95CUSHING, Harvey

From a Surgeon's Journal, 1915-1918.

Boston1936AUD 100.00 - 150.00AUD 104.85
96EALES, Nellie B.

The Cole Library of Early Medicine and Zoology. Catalogue of Books and Pamphlets. Part 1: 1472 to 1800 [Together with] Part 2: 1800 to the Present Day, and Supplement to Part 1.

Reading1969 and 1975AUD 200.00 - 250.00Not Sold
97GRUNER, O. Cameron

A Treatise on the Canon of Medicine of Avicenna, incorporating a Translation of the First Book.

London1930AUD 200.00 - 300.00AUD 396.10
98HOLMES, Oliver Wendell

The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table.

Boston1859/ 1858AUD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00AUD 1,281.50
99HOLMES, Oliver Wendell

Currents and Counter-Currents in Medical Science. An Address delivered before the Massachusetts Medical Society, at the Annual Meeting, May 30, 1860.

Boston1860AUD 100.00 - 150.00AUD 93.20
100HOLMES, Oliver Wendell

Currents and Counter-Currents in Medical Science. With Other Addresses and Essays.

Boston1861AUD 150.00 - 200.00AUD 128.15
  • <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.
  • <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.
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