• <b>Seth Kaller:</b> “America the Beautiful”
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> George Washington, Tongue-in-Cheek, Writes James McHenry About His Wife or Mistress—But Funding the Continental Army is the Real Topic
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Young’s Map of the United States
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> President Lincoln & His Most Profitable Client, the Illinois Central Railroad
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Lincoln Thanks Former Pro-Slavery and Newly Republican Congressman for a Fiery Anti-Slavery Speech at a Philadelphia Campaign Rally
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> “A Visit From St. Nicholas” - great association copy inscribed by Clement C. Moore
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Einstein Agrees to Allow “a Short Book on the Hydrogen Bomb” to Use His Statement Made on Eleanor Roosevelt’s TV Show
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> The Building Blocks of Albert Einstein’s Creative Mind
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> A Unique Manuscript Map of Block Island Sound Including Fisher’s and Gardiner’s Islands, the Hamptons, and Montauk Point
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> J.R.R. Tolkien Writes his Proofreader with a Lengthy Discussion of the Lord of the Rings, Including Criticism of Radio Broadcasts of his Work
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Six Benjamin Franklin Signed Receipts – Including his Earliest Obtainable Autograph — Acknowledging a Donation to the Famous Library Company He Founded, and Five Payments for His Pennsylvania Gazette
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Sherman Dishes on Lincoln & Thomas, Meade, Sheridan, Halleck & Grant
  • <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>SAXTON, Christopher. <i>The Travellers Guide being the best Mapp of the Kingdom of England and Principality of Wales</i>. London, [1583, but c.1716].
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>VISSCHER, Claes Jansz. <i>Novissima et Accuratissima Leonis Belgici</i>. Amsterdam, Claes Jansz Visscher, [1611-1621 or later].
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b> PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius. <i>Decima Asie Tabula</i>. Ulm, Lienhart Holle, 16 July 1482.
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>WIT, Frederick de, and Gerard VALK. <i>Orbis Terrarum Nova et Accurata Tabula</i>. Amsterdam, Gerard Valk, [c.1690-1700].
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>APIANUS, Petrus. <i>Astronomicum Caesareum</i>. Ingolstadt, Peter Apian, 1540.
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>CASSINI, Jean-Dominique. <i>Carte de la Lune</i>. Paris, Jean-Dominique Cassini, 1787.
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b> PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius. <i>Geographicae enarrationis libri octo</i>. Argentoragi, 1525.
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>[SAXTON, Christopher]. <i> [An Atlas of England and Wales]</i>. [London, Christopher Saxton, 1579].
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b> Commission des sciences et arts d'Egypte. <i>Description de l’Égypte</i>… Paris, Imprimerie impériale - Imprimerie royale, 1809-1828.
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b> CHURCHMAN, John. <i>To George Washington President of the United States of America this Magnetic Atlas or Variation Chart is humbly inscribed by John Churchman</i>. Philadelphia, 1790.
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>APIANUS, Petrus. <i>Tipus Orbis Universalis</i>. Vienna, Johannes Camertius, 1520.
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>LORIOT, A[uguste], [after] Nicolas LANE. <i>[Pocket globe]</i>. London, 65 New Bond Street, 1809.
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>BLAEU, Johannes. <i>Grooten Atlas</i>. Amsterdam, Joan Blaeu, 1662-1665.
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>INGEBORG BRUN, Emmy. <i>Mars efter Lowell’s Glober 1894-1914</i>. Denmark, [c1915].
    <b>Daniel Crouch Rare Books</b><br>LUTHER, Martin. <i>Der vierde Teil aller Bücher vnd Schrifften des thewren seligen Mans</i>. Gedruckt zu Jhena, Durch Christian Rödinger, 1556.
  • <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Lawbook Exchange. Trials for Murder, Robbery, Burglary, Rapes, Sodomy... 4 vols. London, 1764. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> An Enquiry Concerning the Liberty, And Licentiousness of the Press. New York, 1801. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Tavern Licence Granted to John Swan by Mayor James Duane, 1789. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> First edition of Story's, Commentaries on the Constitution. 3 vols. Boston, 1833. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Manuscript Law Dictionary. Repertorium Universale, Amandola, Italy, c.1750. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Magna Carta. London, 1556. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Hemard. Code Civil, in an extraordinary binding. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Two Accounts of the Murder of Mr. John Hayes. London, 1726. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Robinson, Boardman. Mr Justice Precedent. 1914. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Five volumes of Italian Legal Code in miniature. Turin: Fratelli Bocca, 1901-1903. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Tartagni. Alexander de Imola in Prima(m) (et) Secunda(m)... Venice, 1514. In a contemporary chained binding. See at the 2017 NY ABAA Book Fair Booth C-22
    <b>Lawbook Exchange:</b> Catalogue 85. Recently Acquired Books, Manuscripts & Ephemera
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9: Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> Single leaf from a paper copy of the Gutenberg Bible, Mainz, 1455, in a copy of Newton's <i>A Noble Fragment</i>. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> Immanuel Kant, <i>Critik der reinen Vernunft</i>, first edition, Riga, 1781. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> Hans Holbein, <i>The Images of the Old Testament</i>, with 94 woodcut illustrations, first edition in English, Lyon, 1549. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9: Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> Samuel Johnson, <i>A Dictionary of the English Language</i>, first edition, London, 1755. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b><br>John Milton, <i>Paradise Lost</i>, first edition, London, 1668.<br>$6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> Antonio de Guevara, <i>The Dial of Princes</i>, London, 1568.<br>$3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9: Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> <i>Oraciones de los SS. Mysterios Gloriosos y Dolorosos</i>, manuscript in Spanish, Brussels, 1676.<br>$3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b><br>Jan Nieuhoff, et al., <i>An Embassy from the East-India Company... to the Grand Tartar Cham, Emperour of China, </i>London, 1671. 4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> Moses Maimonides, <i>Ha-Higayon... Logica</i>, first edition, Basel, 1527.<br>$800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9: Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> Petrus Berchorius, <i>Liber Bibliae moralis</i>, fourth edition of the first volume, Cologne, 1477.<br>$10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b> Niccolò Machiavelli, <i>The Florentine Historie</i>, first edition in English, London, 1595. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, Mar 9:</b><br>Sir Philip Sidney, <i>The Countesse of Pembrokes Arcadia</i>, third edition, London, 1598. $3,000 to $5,000.

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No Sale Number Auction House Sale Name Date of Auction Archived Date Total Lots Lots Sold % Lots Sold CURR Exch. Rate Low Est. Lots Sold High Est. Lots Sold High Est. All Lots Total Sales Total Sales In $ % Total Sales / High Est.
1 #2433 Swann Galleries Art, Press & Illustrated Books December 1, 2016 December 2, 2016 250 208 83.20% USD 1.0 326,200.00 475,700.00 569,400.00 469,374.00 469,374.00 82.43%
2 #12141 Christies Valuable Printed Books and Manuscripts December 1, 2016 December 2, 2016 165 118 71.52% GBP 1.23 1,468,200.00 2,197,900.00 4,983,600.00 2,620,875.00 3,276,093.75 52.59%
3 #602 PBA Galleries Fine Books with Children's Literature, Art and Illustrated December 1, 2016 December 2, 2016 502 366 72.91% USD 1.0 135,700.00 216,480.00 350,230.00 130,074.00 130,074.00 37.14%
4 #19214 Bloomsbury Auctions Autographs, Memorabilia and Vintage Posters December 1, 2016 December 2, 2016 711 480 67.51% GBP 1.23 201,010.00 289,530.00 467,200.00 281,598.00 351,997.50 60.27%
5 #809 Morton Subastas Books and Documents November 30, 2016 December 1, 2016 412 116 28.16% MXN 0.05 1,565,500.00 1,951,000.00 5,504,500.00 1,720,680.00 86,034.00 31.26%
6 #1465 Tooveys Prints and Illustrations November 30, 2016 December 1, 2016 11 7 63.64% GBP 1.23 2,080.00 3,170.00 3,970.00 2,140.00 2,675.00 53.90%
7 #23546 Bonhams Prints and Multiples November 30, 2016 December 1, 2016 308 195 63.31% GBP 1.23 191,000.00 271,800.00 423,700.00 327,300.00 409,125.00 77.25%
8 #12140 Christies Giancarlo Bettrame Library of Science Books, Part 2 November 30, 2016 December 1, 2016 368 227 61.68% GBP 1.23 461,100.00 696,800.00 1,123,800.00 945,880.00 1,182,350.00 84.17%
9 #L16406 Sothebys Music and Continental Books and Manuscripts November 29, 2016 December 1, 2016 222 147 66.22% GBP 1.23 4,223,200.00 5,510,000.00 6,473,700.00 5,914,317.00 7,392,896.25 91.36%
10 #112816 Dorotheum Autographs November 28, 2016 December 1, 2016 328 206 62.80% EUR 1.04 0.00 0.00 0.00 151,012.50 160,073.27
11 #1648 Bruun Rasmussen Prints November 28, 2016 December 1, 2016 56 45 80.36% EUR 1.04 14,660.00 16,310.00 25,570.00 13,938.75 14,775.16 54.51%
12 #121648 Heritage Auctions Comics - Internet bidstart 11/20 November 27, 2016 November 28, 2016 878 876 99.77% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 232,008.22 232,008.22
13 #161648 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters - Internet bidstart 11/20 November 27, 2016 November 28, 2016 461 439 95.23% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 34,695.01 34,695.01
14 #59 Romantic Agony Book and Print Auctions Antiquarian Books November 26, 2016 November 29, 2016 691 459 66.43% EUR 1.04 285,930.00 401,200.00 668,510.00 608,175.00 644,665.50 90.97%
15 #79175 Neret Minet and Tessier Comic Strips November 26, 2016 December 1, 2016 356 293 82.30% EUR 1.04 102,130.00 102,130.00 147,660.00 251,824.00 266,933.44 170.54%
16 #675 Auctionata Selected Works by Dieter Blum November 26, 2016 December 1, 2016 88 4 4.55% EUR 1.04 0.00 0.00 0.00 32,375.00 34,317.50
17 #113 Jeschke van vliet Buch und Kunstauktionen GmbH Prints and Photographs November 25, 2016 November 29, 2016 434 163 37.56% EUR 1.04 73,760.00 73,760.00 175,120.00 82,324.62 87,264.14 47.01%
18 #112516 Dirk Soulis Auctions Thanksgiving Weekend Sale - Prints November 25, 2016 December 1, 2016 13 13 100.00% USD 1.0 5,610.00 8,475.00 8,475.00 5,610.45 5,610.45 66.20%
19 #112416 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Fine Sale - Books November 24, 2016 November 29, 2016 104 79 75.96% GBP 1.23 19,570.00 24,950.00 32,940.00 32,907.60 40,805.42 99.90%
20 #108H Galerie Bassenge Art - Prints November 24, 2016 December 1, 2016 868 500 57.60% EUR 1.04 686,020.00 686,020.00 1,041,340.00 941,904.00 998,418.24 90.45%
21 #79838 Rossini Prints, etc. November 24, 2016 November 29, 2016 43 13 30.23% EUR 1.04 1,540.00 2,100.00 11,110.00 1,964.97 2,082.87 17.69%
22 #0192 Pandolfini OLD MASTER AND MODERN PRINTS AND DRAWINGS - OLD AND RARE BOOKS November 22, 2016 November 30, 2016 260 144 55.38% EUR 1.04 255,000.00 340,500.00 598,800.00 518,078.75 549,163.68 86.52%
23 #434b Ketterer Kunst Doerling Rare Books Day 2 November 22, 2016 November 28, 2016 1244 742 59.65% EUR 1.04 726,230.00 726,230.00 1,210,660.00 980,184.00 1,038,995.04 80.96%
24 #434a Ketterer Kunst Doerling Rare Books - Evening Sale November 21, 2016 November 28, 2016 127 107 84.25% EUR 1.04 508,050.00 508,050.00 613,700.00 788,040.00 835,322.40 128.41%
25 #112116 Grays Auctioneers The Chicago World's Fair, Columbian Exposition 1893 - Prints, Books November 21, 2016 December 1, 2016 50 41 82.00% USD 1.0 8,500.00 14,680.00 19,920.00 13,905.15 13,905.15 69.80%
26 #112016 Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Weekend Auction Day 3 - Fine Art & Antiques - books, prints, photographs November 20, 2016 November 28, 2016 75 55 73.33% USD 1.0 48,100.00 70,300.00 117,200.00 40,460.00 40,460.00 34.52%
27 #78093 OSENAT Empire at Fontainebleau November 19, 2016 November 29, 2016 233 166 71.24% EUR 1.04 242,000.00 324,250.00 491,900.00 557,800.00 591,268.00 113.40%
28 #111916 Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Auction Weekend Day 2 - Fine Art & Antiques - Books, documents November 19, 2016 November 28, 2016 42 20 47.62% USD 1.0 34,000.00 48,100.00 123,000.00 36,008.00 36,008.00 29.27%
29 #14b Christian Hesse Auktionen Rare Books - Day 2 November 19, 2016 November 29, 2016 730 469 64.25% EUR 1.04 212,230.00 306,700.00 524,090.00 453,848.15 481,079.07 86.60%
30 #111916 Alaska Auction Prints November 19, 2016 November 28, 2016 19 19 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 753.25 753.25
31 #14a Christian Hesse Auktionen Rare Books - Day 1 November 18, 2016 November 29, 2016 321 277 86.29% EUR 1.04 94,228.00 142,340.00 157,110.00 226,070.25 239,634.52 143.89%
32 #111816 Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Auction Weekend Day 1 - Collector's Choice - Books, Prints November 18, 2016 November 28, 2016 29 17 58.62% USD 1.0 12,500.00 18,100.00 23,700.00 8,652.00 8,652.00 36.51%
33 #111816 Alaska Auction Prints November 18, 2016 November 28, 2016 4 2 50.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 431.25 431.25
34 #111816 Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers Fine Prints and Photographs November 18, 2016 November 28, 2016 77 70 90.91% USD 1.0 80,800.00 131,600.00 152,000.00 103,380.00 103,380.00 68.01%
35 #283 Charlton Hall Fall Auction November 17, 2016 November 26, 2016 45 42 93.33% USD 1.0 15,550.00 26,550.00 28,050.00 22,800.00 22,800.00 81.28%
36 #88 Potomack Company Alexander Calder Works, From a Friend's Collection November 17, 2016 November 28, 2016 4 2 50.00% USD 1.0 21,000.00 33,000.00 636,000.00 25,145.00 25,145.00 3.95%
37 #1006 Forum Auctions Important Books, Western Manuscripts and Works on Paper - Day 2 November 16, 2016 November 28, 2016 158 145 91.77% GBP 1.23 70,200.00 100,250.00 145,650.00 114,537.50 143,172.05 78.64%
38 #1005 Forum Auctions Important Books, Western Manuscripts and Works on Paper - Day 1 November 15, 2016 November 28, 2016 133 98 73.68% GBP 1.23 418,600.00 623,500.00 836,250.00 549,087.50 686,359.44 65.66%
39 #41 JellyFishTree Collectible Books November 9, 2016 November 26, 2016 137 52 37.96% USD 1.0 5,457.00 6,954.00 23,912.00 4,498.00 4,498.00 18.81%
40 #11FA16 Rago Arts and Auctions 19th and 20th Century Art - Prints November 5, 2016 December 1, 2016 36 32 88.89% USD 1.0 73,700.00 108,500.00 125,000.00 123,937.50 123,937.50 99.15%
41 #11AWC16 Rago Arts and Auctions Adriana Williams Collection - Fine Art Prints November 5, 2016 December 1, 2016 11 8 72.73% USD 1.0 11,200.00 15,800.00 18,700.00 19,593.75 19,593.75 104.78%
42 #11PWC16 Rago Arts and Auctions Post War and Contemporary Art - Prints November 5, 2016 December 1, 2016 111 83 74.77% USD 1.0 228,900.00 339,400.00 503,100.00 342,625.00 342,625.00 68.10%
43 #110316 RJM Autographs and Antiques Distinguished Historical Documents, Letters November 3, 2016 November 30, 2016 160 19 11.88% USD 1.0 2,915.00 3,515.00 32,125.00 2,524.25 2,524.25 7.86%
44 #360 Aspire Auctions Fine Art - Prints, Online bistart 10/21 October 29, 2016 November 26, 2016 46 46 100.00% USD 1.0 8,050.00 15,350.00 15,350.00 7,824.40 7,824.40 50.97%
45 #102616 Purcell Auctioneers Books October 26, 2016 November 26, 2016 518 395 76.25% EUR 1.04 18,145.00 29,845.00 40,115.00 29,012.40 30,753.19 72.32%
  • <b>Now in press: 19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> <i>The First American Magna Carta. English Liberties.</i> Boston, 1721.
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Babbage presentation to Peel, the man who killed the Difference Engine 1832
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> The Stamp Act. 1765
    <b>Now in press: 19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Central Park Photographs by Prevost 1862
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Salem Witch Trials. Wonders of the Invisible World 1693
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Mammoth print of Millie-Christine, "The Carolina Twins" c. 1868
  • <b>Bonhams, March 9. Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including the Kennedy Years</b>
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> BROWNING, ELIZABETH BARRETT. Autograph Manuscript Initialed ("E.B.B."), being the working notebook for the poems contained in <i>The Seraphim and Other Poems</i>. $400,000 to 600,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> WILDE, OSCAR. Two leaves, pp 31-34, from the first appearance of <i>The Picture of Dorian Gray in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine for July, 1890</i>, with Wilde's autograph revisions. $40,000 to 60,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories and Tragedies; Published according to the true Originall Copies. Second Impression. [THE SECOND FOLIO.]</i> $200,000 to 300,000
    <b>Bonhams, March 9. Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including the Kennedy Years</b>
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> KENNEDY, JOHN FITZGERALD. Photograph Signed ("John F. Kennedy") and Inscribed, 8 x 10 inch gelatin silver print, of Senator Kennedy and Miss Barelli, at the swearing of the secretarial oath for Miss Barelli. $1,200 to 1,800
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> COOPER, JAMES FENIMORE. Autograph Manuscript, being Chapter XXVII of <i>Afloat and Ashore</i>. $15,000 to 20,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> IRVING, WASHINGTON. Autograph Manuscript, being Chapter 20 from Volume IV of <i>The Life of George Washington</i>. $20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Bonhams, March 9. Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including the Kennedy Years</b>
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> VERNE, JULES. Autograph Manuscript Signed ("Jules Verne"), being the complete short story "<i>Une fantaisie de docteur Ox</i>". $100,000 to 150,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> ALCHEMY. <i>[The Crowning of Nature, or Coronatio Naturae.]</i> Original alchemical manuscript on paper, ruled in red, with watermark of the arms of Schieland. $100,000 to 150,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> DE JODE, CORNELUS. 1568 - 1600. <i>Quivirae Regnu, Cum Alija Versus Borea</i>. [Antwerp: Arnoldum Coninx, 1593]. $7,000 to 10,000
    <b>Bonhams, March 9. Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including the Kennedy Years</b>
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> HOOKER, JOSEPH DALTON. <i>The Rhododendrons of Sikkim-Himalaya; Being an Account, Botanical and Geographical, of the Rhododendrons Recently Discovered in the Mountains of Eastern Himalaya</i>… $7,000 to 10,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> CATLIN, GEORGE. <i>North American Indian Portfolio. Hunting scenes and amusements of the Rocky Mountains and prairies of America. From drawings and notes of the author, made during eight years' travel.</i> $20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. HESLER, ALEXANDER. Platinum print, 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 in, of a beardless Lincoln, 1860.<br>$2,000 to 3,000
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