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Auction Info

Auction Name
"Independence"
Auction Date
04/19/2011 - 04/19/2011
Sale Number
#041911
Total Lots
442
Sold Lots
0
Lots Sold
0.00%
Unsold Lots
442
Total Sales (EUR)
0.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
489,170.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
542,960.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
-0.08%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
334 De Burca (S.)

The Soldier's Song - The Story of Peadar Kearney

1957 EUR 100.00 - 150.00 Unknown
335 Edelstein (Jos.)

Verbatim Report of the Proceedings before the Royal Commission. Vindication of Mr. Joseph Edelstein.

1933 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 Unknown
336 [De Valera] de Valera (Sinead)

he Miser's Gold and other Stories

1970 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 Unknown
337 With Illustrations by Maud Gonne Young (Ella)

The Rose of Heaven, Poems.

1920 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 Unknown
338 O'Connor (V.L.)

A Book of Caricatures

1916 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 Unknown
339 O'Cathasaigh (P.) [Sean O'Casey].

The Story of the Irish Citizen Army,

1919 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 Unknown
34

Allen, Larkin & O'Brien: A very attractive colour printed large Subscription Card,

1890 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 Unknown
340 [Erskine Childers] Coffey (Diarmuid)

'O'Neill & Ormond, A Chapter in Irish History'

1914 EUR 120.00 - 150.00 Unknown
341 O'Brien (R. Barry)

'The Life of Charles Stewart Parnell'

1889 EUR 100.00 - 150.00 Unknown
342

'Engineering Handbook No. 1'

1921 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 Unknown
343

Republican Interest:

EUR 250.00 - 350.00 Unknown
344 [O'Connell (Daniel)]

'Shaw's Authenticated Report of the Irish State Trials, 1844'

1844 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 Unknown
345

'Arthur Griffith - Michael Collins'

1922 EUR 100.00 - 200.00 Unknown
346 Le Gratton (Lieut.-Col. G.)

The Campaigns and History of the Royal Irish Regiment From 1684 to 1902

1911 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 Unknown
347 Mac Donagh (Michael)

'The Irish at the Front'

1916 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 Unknown
348 Cooper (Bryan)

The Tenth (Irish) Division in Gallipoli, With Appreciations by Mr. Asquith, Balfour, Sir Edward Carson and Mr. John Redmon

1918 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 Unknown
349 Cusack (M.F.)

'The Liberator, His Life & Times Political, Social & Religious'

1872 EUR 300.00 - 500.00 Unknown
35 Barry (Kevin)

"The Prison Grave of Kevin Barry,"

1920 EUR 80.00 - 120.00 Unknown
350

'O'Connell, Centenary Record 1875',

1878 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 Unknown
351 Curtis (Robert),

'The History of the Royal Irish Constabulary',

1869 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 Unknown
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:<br>Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Caius Julius Hyginus, <i>Poeticon Astronomicon,</i> first illustrated edition, Venice, 1482. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Giovanni Botero, <i>Le Relationi Universali... divise in Sette Parti</i>, Venice, 1618. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> <i>L'Escole des Filles</i>, likely third edition of the first work of pornographic fiction in French, 1676. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:<br>Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Illuminated Book of Hours in Latin on vellum, Flanders, early 16th century. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Johannes Regiomontanus, <i>Calendarium,</i> Venice, 1485. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Pedro de Medina, <i>Libro d[e] gra[n]dezas y cosas memorables de España,</i> Alcalá de Henares, 1566. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:<br>Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b><br>Luis de Lucena, <i>Arte de Ajedres,</i> Salamanca, circa 1496-97. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Andrés Serrano, <i>Los Siete Principes de los Ángeles, válidos de Rey del Cielo,</i> Spain, 1707. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Johannes de Sacrobosco, <i>Sphaera mundi,</i> first illustrated edition, Venice, 1478. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> A Rare 3-rotor German Enigma I Enciphering Machine. $70,000 to $90,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Important collection of correspondence between Werner Heisenberg and Bruno Rossi. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Walt Whitman Autograph manuscript containing his thoughts on death. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> David Roberts. <i>Holy Land</i>. Six volumes. 1842-1849. First edition. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Extensive collection of Ray Bradbury's primary works, most signed or inscribed. $15,000 to $20,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Peter Force. Declaration of Independence. $12,000 to $18,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Steinbeck. <i>Grapes of Wrath</i>. A fine copy of the first edition. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Lewis & Clark. <i>Travels to the Source of the Missouri River</i>... First English edition, extra-illustrated. 1814. $10,000 to 15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Manuscript document signed by Nuno de Guzman relating to Hernan Cortes, 1528. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> “Nos los inquisidores..." The first book in English printed West of the Mississippi. [1787]. $5,000 to $8,000.
  • <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Collection of 131 Herbert Ponting gelatin silver contact prints of Antartica, £6000-8000
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> One of several lots of Henri Cartier-Bresson gelatin silver prints, £200-300
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Vintage gelatin silver print of Diego Rivera by Leonard McCombe, £300-500
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Albumen print portrait by Julia Margaret Cameron of Sir John Herschel (April, 1867), £30,000-50,000
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Albumen print by Julia Margaret Cameron, Love, 1864 (from the Norman album), £1000-1500
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Albumen print by Lewis Carroll of Twyford School Eleven (Summer Term, 1859), £1000-1500
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Albumen print portrait by Lewis Carroll of Xie Kitchin as 'Dane' (Oxford, 1873), £500-800
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Calotype print (c1845) by Hill & Adamson of Lady Elizabeth (Rigby) Eastlake, £3000-4000
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Group of 12 waxed paper negatives of Scottish scenes by Thomas Keith, mid-1850s, £3000-5000
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> One of 15 lots of Roger Fenton salt prints of his work in the Crimea, mid-1850s, £400-600
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Quarter plate ambrotype (c.1860s) with ethnographic portrait of a woman seated at a table, £400-600
    <b>Dominic Winter, March 9:</b> Rare whole plate thermoplastic union case of the Landing of Columbus (c.1858),part of the John Hannavy collection, £1500-2000
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
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