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Auction Date
07/30/2020 - 07/30/2020
Page Size: 296 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
126Astle (Thomas, archivist and collector of books and manuscripts, 1735-1803) de Santander (Simon, former secretary of the Spanish King and book collector resident in Brussels, d. 1792)

Autograph Letter signed S.A. Santander to Thomas Astle

Brussels1785GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 208.00
127Mortimer (H.W.)

[Commonplace Book of poetry]

1790-1827.GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 91.00

Religion & Mysticism.- Commonplace Book on religion

18th century/19th century.GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 130.00
129Blake (Sir Francis, second baronet, political writer, 1736/7-1818)

Abstract of Settlement made on the Marriage of Sir Francis & Lady Blake

1791GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 26.00
130Belward (Richard, Master of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, 1746-1803)

Autograph Letter signed to George Horne, Bishop of Norwich

1791GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 65.00
131[Witts (Edward, lawyer)]

[Three daybooks kept by a practising lawyer],3 vol.,manuscript

[Kent],. 1794-1813.GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 416.00
132Grose (Francis, antiquary, bap. 1731, d. 1791)

Autograph Letter signed to "Sir"

n.p.1796GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 78.00

Recipes.- Recueilil de differents remedes; Receptes de ratafiats; Confitures, pommades pour le tein et secrets

n.d. c. 1800GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 338.00
134Ney (Michel, known as Marshal Ney, French military commander and Marshal of the French Empire, 1769-1815)

Autograph Letter signed to Citoyen Rousselin

Manheim1800GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 390.00
135Muirson (John, midshipman, later lieutenant in the Royal Navy, served on HMS Stately and HMS Sophie, of Chislehust, Kent, fl. 1803-22)

Account Book

1803-22.GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 500.00
136Saint (William, mathematician and collector of Norwich)

Autograph Letter signed to Dr. Stark

Cromer, [Norfolk]1811GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 39.00

Indian Passport.- Passport to Sudanund Swamy Goud Suneashy to proceed to Benares

1824GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 468.00
138Pays (A.T. Sm., merchant)

Autograph Letter signed to H.T. Sam Pays in Lisbon

London1815GBP 70.00 - 100.00GBP 45.50
139Munday (R., appraiser, Westminster)

An Inventory... of the... Property of the late Thomas Higgins Deceas'd... No. 19 Gardners Lane King Street Westmr...

1816GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 52.00
140Howland (Humphrey, land surveyor)

11 Autograph Letters signed to William Rotch Jr of New Bedford, Massachusetts

1818 - 1833 GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 130.00
141W[iltshire] (J[ohn], of Shockerwick House, 1762-1842)

To Miss Lee on her approaching Marriage

Shockerwick1819GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 104.00
142Whittaker (George Byrom, publisher and bookseller, 1793-1847)

Autograph Letter signed to George William Manby

[London], 1822GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 97.50

Scientific Notes.- Cahiers de mon grand-père Casimir Devina

1824GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 338.00
144Taylor (Richard, printer and naturalist, 1781-1858)

3 Letters to Richard Taylor

Bagatelle House [near] Bath1829GBP 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
145Silvestre de Sacy (Antoine Isaac, Baron, French nobleman, linguist and orientalist, 1758-1838)

Autograph Letter signed to "Monsieur"

Paris,1829GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 6.50
146[Filon (Charles Auguste, French historian, 1800-75)]

Voyage en Savoie, en Suisse et en Italie pendant l'Autumne de 1829... Epitre a Sir Walter Scott (1826)

1829-48.GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 260.00

[Scottish Police].- Material relating to the establishment of a police service in Scotland together with laws for the election of magistrates and councillors

[Edinburgh]1883-87.GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 182.00
148Powell (J.M.)


1835GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 65.00
149Allen (John, political and historical writer, Master of Dulwich College, 1771-1843)

10 Autograph Letters signed to John Bruce

n.d. c. 1838-41 GBP 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
150Bowring (Sir John, politician, diplomat and writer, 1792-1872)

Autograph Letter signed to Joseph Hume

GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 58.50
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> DARWIN, Charles Robert. <i>On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection.</i> London: W. Clowes and Sons for John Murray, 1859. [With] autograph note signed. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> [FINE PRESS & LIVRE D'ARTISTE]. -- [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. CHAUCER, Geoffrey. <i>The Works ... now newly imprinted.</i> Edited by F.S. Ellis. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1896. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> LAWRENCE, Thomas Edward. <i>Seven Pillars of Wisdom, a triumph.</i> [London: Privately Printed], 1926. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies…</i> London, Printed for H. Herringman, E. Brewster, R. Chiswell, and R. Bentley, 1685. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>The Birds of America…</i> [1839-] 1840-1844. -- AUDUBON, John James and John BACHMAN. <i>The Quadrupeds of North America.</i> 1849-1854. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> OGILBY, John, trans. [MONTANUS, Arnoldus]. <i>America: being the latest, and most Accurate Description of the New World…</i> London: Printed by the Author, 1671. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> HOBBES, Thomas. <i>Leviathan, or The Matter, Forme, & Power of a Common-Wealth Ecclesiasticall and Civill.</i> London: printed for Andrew Crooke, 1651. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> BLACKWELL, Elizabeth. <i>A Curious Herbal, containing Five Hundred Cuts of the most useful Plant which are now used in the Practice of Physick…</i> London: John Nourse, 1739. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> MILTON, John. <i>Paradise Lost.</i> London: Printed by S. Simmons ... to be sold by T. Helder, 1669. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> MALCOLM X. Typed letter signed ("Malcolm X"), to Alex Haley. Cairo, Egypt, 18 September 1964. " 1 page, 8vo. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> TOLKIEN, John Ronald Reuel. Autograph letter signed (“JRRT”). To George Sayer, Oxford, 7 August 1952. 2 pages, 8vo, creased; morocco folding case. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> WRIGHT, Frank Lloyd. Autograph manuscript signed ("Frank Lloyd Wright"), entitled "To the Countryside." N.p. [Taliesin?], [June 1926]. 2 pages, 4to, creased. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Paul George Lawler, <i>San Francisco – Hawaii Overnight,</i> 1939. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Around the World, <i>North German Lloyd,</i> designer unknown, circa 1910. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Michael Rudolf Wening, <i>Siam,</i> circa 1920s. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Sigismunds Vidbergs, <i>Spend Your Holidays at the Wonderful Seaside of Riga,</i> circa 1925. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Jean Dupas, <i>“Where is this Bower Beside the Silver Thames?”</i> 1930. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Charles-Léonce Brossé, <i>Meeting d’Aviation, Nice,</i> 1910. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> John Held Jr., <i>Nantucket,</i> 1925. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Seaverns W. Hilton, <i>Lewis and Clark, Northern Pacific,</i> 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Fred Powis, <i>Jasper, Canadian National Railways.</i> $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>October Sale<br>October 10, 2020</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> LA HARPE, Jean-Baptiste Benard de. 'CARTE NOUVELLE DE LA PARTIE DE L'OUEST DE LA LOUISIANNE'. $800,000 to $1,200,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> AUDUBON, John James. Great Blue Heron, Plate 211. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> REDOUTE, Pierre-Joseph. Watercolor for plate 456: Bromella ananas (Cultivated Pineapple). $450,000 to $550,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> COOK, Captain James. <i>A set of the three voyages comprising...</i> London: 1773-1785. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> KEY, Adrien Thomaszoon. Abraham Ortelius. Oil on Panel. $400,000 to $450,000.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>September 30</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> WHITMAN, WALT. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> First Edition. $150,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> MILNE, A.A. and SHEPARD, E.H. <i>Now We Are Six.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> NABOKOV, VLADIMIR. <i>Lolita.</i> First American Edition. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>September 30</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> RAND, AYN. <i>Atlas Shrugged.</i> $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> STEINBECK, JOHN. <i>To a God Unknown.</i> First Edition. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> WELLS, H.G. <i>The Works of H.G. Wells.</i> $4,000 to $6,000.
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