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Auction Report
Auction Date
01/21/2021 - 01/21/2021
Page Size: 255 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
151[Diderot, Denis]

Théatres: Salles de Spectacles and Supplement [with] Machines de Théatre - plates published in Diderot's Encyclopédie

No placeNo dateUSD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 420.00
152Digges, Dudley, editor

The Compleat Ambassador, or, Two treaties of the intended marriage of Qu: Elizabeth of glorious memory...[bound with] Cabala, Sive Scrinia Sacra Mysteries of State and Government in Letters...

London1655; 1663USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 480.00
153Doddridge, Philip

The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul

Exeter, NH1794USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold

The Works of Virgil: Containing his Pastorals, Georgics and Aeneis

London1698USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 780.00
155Dryden, John

The Comedies, Tragedies, and Operas...Now First Collected Together, and Corrected from the Originals

London1701USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 390.00
156Dryden, [John]

Fables Ancient and Modern; Translated into Verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer: with Original Poems by Mr. Dryden

London1700USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 660.00
157Dupuis, Charles François

Origine de tous les Cultes ou Religion Universelle

ParisL'an III [1795]USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 360.00
158Budge, E. A. Wallis

The Rosetta Stone

London1913USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 168.00

4 Works concerning Ancient Egypt

Various placesVarious datesUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
160Schilpp, Paul Arthur, editor

Albert Einstein: Philosopher-Scientist

Evanston, Illinois1949USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 600.00
161Einstein, Albert

Äther und Relativitäts - Theorie. Rede gehalten am 5. Mai 1920 an der Reichs - Universität zu Leiden

Berlin1920USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 360.00
162La Fontaine, Jean de

Tales and Novels in Verse

Paris1884USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
163Lanz, [Jose? Mari?a de] and [Agusti?n de] Bétancourt

Analytical Essay on the Construction of Machines Translated from the French of M.M. Lanz & Bétancourt

London[1817]USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 330.00
164Vallet, [Louis]

Le Chic à Cheval. Histoire Pittoresque de l'Équitation

Paris1891USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
165Faber, Basil

Thesaurus Eruditionis Scholasticae: sive Supellex instructissima Dicionum, Verborum, Phrasium, Adagiorum, Sententiarum, Exemplorum, Rerumq...

Lipsae & Francofurti1680USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 300.00
166Ferguson, James

Lectures on Select Subjects in Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Pneumatics, and Optics: With the Use of the Globes, the Art of Dialing, and the Calculation of the Mean Times of New and Full Moons and Eclipses

London1764USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 270.00
167Fox, [John] and Paul Wright

The New and Complete Book of Martyrs

London1784USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 540.00
168Fuller, Thomas

The Historie of the Holy Warre [bound with] The Holy State

Cambridge1647-48USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 570.00
169Ga'g, Wanda

Millions of Cats

New York1928USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 780.00
170Giacometti, Alberto

Exhibition of Sculptures, Paintings, Drawings... Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York

New York1948USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 330.00
171Gray, Henry

Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical

Philadelphia1859USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,400.00
172Gretser [Jakob]

The Rudiments of the Greek Tongue

London1687USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 330.00
173[Grimaldi, Stacey]

A Suit of Armour for Youth

London1824USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 204.00
174Gruelle, Johnny

Collection of Raggedy Ann and Andy books by Johnny Gruelle

New York, Chicago, etc.Various dates.USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 510.00
175Guerra, Aloysius

Pontificiarum Constitutionum in Bullariis Magno, et Romano Contentarum, et Aliunde Desumptarum Epitome, et Secundum Materias Dispositio cum Indigibus Logupletissimis

Venice1772USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 300.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Frances Palmer, <i>Battle of Buena Vista,</i> chromolithograph, New York, 1847. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Antonio Colmenero de Ledesma, the earliest publication concerned solely with chocolate, first edition, Madrid, 1631. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Romans Bernard, <i>An Exact View of the Late Battle at Charlestown, June 17th, 1775,</i> engraving, 1776. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> <i>A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston,</i> English edition, London, 1770. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> William Soule, <i>Lodge of the Plains Indians,</i> albumen print, 1872. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Manuscript document to enforce New York’s “Agreement of Non-Importation” during the heyday of the Sons of Liberty, New York, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Clarence Mackenzie, <i>Drummer Boy of the 13th Regiment of Brooklyn,</i> salt print with applied color, 1861. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Moses Lopez, <i>A Lunar Calendar,</i> first Jewish calendar published in America, Newport, RI, 1806. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b><br>The Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>19th, 20th and 21st April 2021</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br>Atlases and Maps</b
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br> Veneto and Venice, a Selection of Books from the XVI to XX century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br></b>Rossini Gioachino, Baguette de chef d'orchestre appartenuta a Gioachino Rossini, dono del Comune di Passy. 1500 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Manetti Saverio, Storia naturale degli uccelli trattata con metodo. Cinque volumi. 1767. 18.000 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Poe Edgar Allan, Double assassinat dans la rue morgue. Illustrations de Cura. 1946.
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
  • <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 54. Fanciful engraving of earth's interior with magma core and errupting volcanoes (1682). $1500 to $1800.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 165. Rare state of Jefferys' influential map of New England in contemporary color (1755). $8000 to $9500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 177. Mouzon's foundation map of the Carolinas (1775). $10000 to $13000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 183. Very rare first state of De Fer's map of the Lower Mississippi Valley (1715). $20000 to $25000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 253. Scarce Scottish edition based on Ellicott's plan of Washington, D.C. (1796). $2400 to $3000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 313. Stunning view of Philadelphia by John Bachmann (1850). $3250 to $4250.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 338. Rare Civil War map based on Bucholtz map of Virginia (1862). $9500 to $12000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 667. First map to accurately show Luzon in Philippines (1590). $6000 to $7500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 682. Rare map of Shanghai International Settlement published just after WWI (1918). $7000 to $9000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 738. Coronelli's superb map of the Pacific showing the Island of California (1697) Est. $2400 - $3000
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 743. A cornerstone piece in the mapping of Australia and New Zealand (1726) Est. $6000 - $7500
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 781. An uncommon signature during Jefferson's Governorship of Virginia (1779) Est. $9500 - $11000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Ronald Reagan. Series of 37 letters to Senator George Murphy, and related material, 1968-90. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Chaim Weizmann. Autograph letter signed, to General Sir Gilbert Clayton, 6 September 1918. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Sir Winston Churchill. Autograph letter signed, to Pamela, Lady Lytton, 1942. £20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Oscar Wilde. Five autograph letters signed, to Alsager Vian, 1887. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Napoleon I. Letter signed to Admiral Ganteaume, ordering the invasion of England, 22 August 1805. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Horatio, Viscount Nelson, and Emma Hamilton. Two autograph letter signed, to Catherine and George Matcham, 1805. £6,000 to £8,000.
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