Heritage Auctions: Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 3/30, 6196, Dallas

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Auction Report
Auction Date
04/18/2018 - 04/18/2018
Page Size: 375 items in 15 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
47001[Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton].

Aaron Burr Manuscript Document Signed.

1797USD 3,200.00 - 4,800.00USD 3,000.00
47002Nathanael Greene

Nathanael Greene Autograph Letter Signed.

1783USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00USD 3,750.00
47003 Benjamin Harrison

Declaration Signer Benjamin Harrison Document Signed

1783USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 937.50

[Battle of Long Island]. The Seat of Action between the British and American Forces or An Authentic Plan of the Western Part of Long Island,

1776USD 4,800.00 - 7,200.00USD 9,375.00
47005Robert Morris

Robert Morris Autograph Letter Signed With a Second Franking Signature.

1794USD 3,200.00 - 4,800.00USD 6,250.00
47006Robert Morris

Robert Morris Partial Document Signed

1781USD 640.00 - 960.00USD 812.50
47007xGeorge Washington

Period Fair Copy of George Washington's Military Commission.

1775USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00USD 13,750.00

Whaling Journal of the Ship Good Return, 1839-1844.

1839-1844USD 6,400.00 - 9,600.00USD 6,875.00
47009Edward S. Tucker

Whaling Journal of Edward S. Tucker of the Barque Marcella.

1847-1850USD 4,800.00 - 7,200.00USD 5,250.00
47010 Charles Briggs

Journal and Letters of Charles Briggs, Midshipman on the USS Nipsic During the Panama Canal-Darien Expedition in 1870-1871.

1870-1871USD 3,600.00 - 5,400.00Not Sold
47011William J. Stone for Peter Force

William J. Stone for Peter Force: The Declaration of Independence.

1846USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00USD 11,250.00
47012Albert Gallatin

Albert Gallatin Letter Signed with a Second Franking Signature on the Address Cover.

1811USD 640.00 - 960.00USD 812.50
47013John Jay

John Jay Signed Appointment.

1799USD 640.00 - 960.00USD 1,875.00
47014George C. McKee,

George C. McKee, U.S. Representative from Mississippi, Reconstruction Archive.

1874USD 640.00 - 960.00USD 500.00

Reconstruction-Era Petition Addressed to President Ulysses S. Grant, Signed by Many Leading African American and White Republicans from Mississippi, 1873.

1873USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00USD 2,375.00

National Freedman's Savings Book and Check.

circa 1870USD 640.00 - 960.00USD 500.00

[Slavery]. Codrington Family Antigua/Barbuda Archive

1771-1854USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00Not Sold
47018Edwin R. Adams.

An Archive of Letters and Papers Relating to the Family of Edwin R. Adams of New York, 1818-1912.

1818-1912USD 2,800.00 - 4,200.00Not Sold

Grouping of 5 documents and CDV


USD 5,600.00 - 8,400.00Not Sold
47020[Civil War-Battle of Bull Run].

Facts Relative to the Battle of Bull Run. Report of the 8th Regiment of New York.

circa 1861USD 640.00 - 960.00USD 500.00
47021 Josiah R. Casselman

Union Soldier Josiah R. Casselman's 1863 Diary.

1863USD 1,400.00 - 2,100.00USD 1,500.00
47022 Josiah R. Casselman

Union Soldier Josiah R. Casselman's 1864 Diary.

1863USD 1,400.00 - 2,100.00USD 1,500.00
47023 Josiah R. Casselman

Union Soldier Josiah R. Casselman's 1865 Diary.

1865USD 1,400.00 - 2,100.00USD 1,500.00
47024 John L. Chandler

Missouri Volunteer Cavalry Officer John L. Chandler Archive of Letters and Diaries.

1861USD 2,800.00 - 4,200.00USD 8,125.00
47025[Civil War].

Died, near the South-Side Rail Road, on Sunday, April 9th, 1865, The Southern Confederacy, Aged Four Years. Conceived in Sin, Born in Iniquity, Nurtured by Tyranny, Died of a Chronic Attack of Punch. Abraham Lincoln, Attending Physician.

1865USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 812.50
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, wallpaper sample book, circa 1919. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Archive from a late office of the Breuer & Smith architectural team, New York, 1960-70s. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> William Morris, <i>The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men,</i> illustrated by Walter Crane, Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, 1894. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustave Doré, <i>La Sainte Bible selon la Vulgate,</i> Tours, 1866. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustav Klimt & Max Eisler, <i>Eine Nachlese,</i> complete set, Vienna, 1931. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>Eric Allatini & Gerda Wegener, <i>Sur Talons Rouges,</i> with original watercolor by Wegener, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>C.P. Cavafy, <i>Fourteen Poems,</i> illustrated & signed by David Hockney, London, 1966. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jean Midolle, <i>Spécimen des Écritures Modernes...</i>, Strasbourg, 1834-35. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>E.A. Seguy, <i>Floréal: Dessins & Coloris Nouveaux,</i> Paris, 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. Autograph Manuscript sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2. [Vienna, February 1818]. Inscribed by Alexander Wheelock Thayer. SOLD for $131,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. SOLD for $516,500
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa") to his son Hans Albert, discussing his involvement with the atomic bomb, September 2, 1945. SOLD for $106,250
    <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Autograph Letter Signed, to Baron von Steuben, with extensive notes of Von Steuben's aide Benjamin Walker, June 12, 1780. SOLD for $16,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. SOLD for $275,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. SOLD for $118,750
  • <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Extremely Fine Copy of Fantasy Classic. Tolkien (J.R.R.) <i>The Hobbit, or There and Back Again,</i> L. (George Allen & Unwin Ltd. Museum Street) 1937. €20,000 to €30,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Incunabula. [Sirectus, Antonius] O’Fihely (Maurice)Abp. <i>Formalitates de Mente Doctoris Subtilis Scoti Nec Non Stephai Burlifer cum novis additionibus…</i> Venice 14th December 1051 (ie. 1501). €3,000 to €4,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Original Book Illustrations by Pamela Leonard. Illustrations: Regan (Peter) Touchstone, 8vo D. (Mount Salas Press) 1989. €3,500 to €4,500
    <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> [Petit (Jean), Prevel (Jean) & Gregory (Pope)] [Gregorius]. <i>Compendium Textuale Compillationis decretalium Gregorri noni sine qua…</i>, Paris [Dec. 1524]. €350 to €500
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Excessively Rare – V. Fine Copy. [Mac Mahon]. <i>Jus Primatiale Armacanum, In Omnes Archiepiscopos, Episcopos, et Universum Clerum</i>… [n.p.] 1728. €750 to €1,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Madden (R.R.). <i>Travels in Turkey, Egypt, Nubia and Palestine in 1824, 1825, 1826 and 1827,</i> 2 vols. 1822. €500 to €700
    <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Early English Herbal. Gerarde (John). The Herball or General History of Plants, thick folio L. (John Norton) 1597. €700 to €1,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> The Tehran World War 2 Conference Photograph: [Tehran Conference 1943] An important and iconic Group Photograph showing Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin. €80 to €120
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Natural History Specimens from Jersey Jersey Islands: Westacton [Mrs Acton] Collection of 53 original dried examples of Seaweed collected in Jersey, c. 1860. €300 to €400
    <b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers:<br>Rare & Collectors’ Sale. May 2, 2018</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> Plyglot Bible: Hutteri (Eliae). <i>Biblia Sacra, Ebraice, Chaldaice, Graece, Latinae, Germanice, Sclavonice.</i> Lg. folio Nurimberg 1599. €250 to €350
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> The American Invasion 1888: “First Ever G.A.A. Hurling Match in America” Medal: G.A.A., The Invaders, 1888. €2,000 to €3,000
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, May 2:</b> “Babe” Ruth and the G.A.A. G.A.A. & Baseball: A unique and early Sporting Association. An original Spalding B12 Baseball Bat. €4,000 to €6,000
  • <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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