PBA Galleries: Fine Books, 720, San Francisco

Auction Details

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
176Hamilton, William Peter

The Stock Market Barometer: A Study Of Its Forecast Value Based On Charles H. Dow's Theory Of The Price Movement, With An Analysis Of The Market And Its History Since 1897

New York and London[1922]USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 300.00
177Hardy, R. Spence

The Legends and Theories of the Buddhists, Compared with History and Science: With Introductory Notices of the Life and System of Gotama Buddha.

London & Edinburgh1866USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
178Hardy, Thomas

Satires of Circumstance: Lyrics and Reveries with Miscellaneous Pieces

London1914USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
179Hart, George O. "Pop"

Twenty-four Selections from his Work

New York1928USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
180Mellen, George

How Musa-shiya The Shirtmaker Broke Into Print

[n.p.][1923]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
181Gautier, Theophile

Clarimonde. Translated by Lafcadio Hearn from the French of Theophile Gautier

New York[1899]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
182Hemingway, Ernest

The Old Man and the Sea

New York1952USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 1,200.00

Eight bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre written by Thucydides the sonne of Olorus. Interpreted with faith and diligence immediately out of the Greeke by Thomas Hobbes secretary to ye late Earle of Devonshire

London1634USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,600.00
184Hutton, Charles

Tracts on mathematical and philosophical subjects, comprising among numerous important articles, the theory of bridges, with several plans of recent improvement; also the results of numerous experiments on the force of gunpowder, with applications to the

London1812USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 132.00

Ko?eki sho?fu?tai rikka taizen - ?????????

JapanNo dateUSD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
186[Ilives, Jacob]

The Book of Jasher: with Testimonies and Notes, Critical and Historical Explanatory of the Text. To which is Prefixed, Various Readings, and a Preliminary Dissertation, Proving the Authenticity of the Work.

Bristol1829USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
187Coomaraswamy, Ananda K.

Two Works on Indian art & culture

Various1917-1918USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 360.00
188Wyckoff, Richard

How I Trade and Invest in Stocks and Bonds

New York1922USD 500.00 - 800.00Not Sold
189James, Henry

Transatlantic Sketches

Boston1875USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
190Josephus, Flavius

The Genuine and Complete Works of Flavius Josephus

London[c. 1785-86]USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 510.00
191Wilde, Oscar

The Picture of Dorian Gray

London and New York[1925]USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 480.00
192Wilde, Oscar

The Picture of Dorian Gray

London and New York[1925]USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 1,440.00
193Kent, Rockwell

A Birthday Book

New York1931USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 270.00
194Kunz, George Fredrick & Charles Hugh Stevenson

The Book of the Pearl

New York1908USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 270.00

The Pocket Companion; or, Every Man his Own Lawyer: Containing A Variety of Precedents, Laid down in so plain a Manner, that The Farmer, Mechanic, Apprentice, or School Boy...

Philadelphia1822USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 132.00
196Leibovitz, Annie

Annie Leibovitz Portraits: 2005-2016 - signed

London2017USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 420.00
197Calepino, Ambrogio

Ambrosii Calepini Dictionarivm Decem Lingvarvm: Ubi Latinis Dictionibvs Hebraeae Greacae, Gallicae, Italicae, Germanicae, & Hispanicae, ite?mque nunc primo? & Polonicae, Ungaricae, atque Anglicae adiectae sunt ...

[Geneva]1594USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 510.00
198Johnson, Samuel

A Dictionary of the English Language: In Which the Words are Deduced from their Originals, and Illustrated in their Different Significations by Examples from the Best Writers...

London1799USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 540.00
199Locke, John

The Works of John Locke

London1722USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,280.00
200Loudon, J.C.

An Encyclopaedia of Cottage, Farm, and Villa Architecture and Furniture...Illustrative of the Principles of Architectural Science and Taste on which it is Composed

London1833USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 840.00
  • <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.
  • <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
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