National Book Auctions: Books and Ephemera – Frost, Signed, 16th Century, etc., 10618, Ithaca

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Auction Report
Auction Date
01/06/2018 - 01/06/2018
Page Size: 293 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

57V Soviet Control INDEPENDENT UKRAINE 1960-1964 Vintage Andriy Melnyk Support Faction Organization for the Rebirth of Ukraine Michael Panasiuk Post World War II

USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 141.00

Decorative Collectible Classic LITERATURE & FICTION Jane Austen Lew Wallace Sinclair Lewis Joseph Conrad Anthony Trollope Henry James Washington Irving Shakespeare Dickens

USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 11.75

19V Antique Theology Pamphlets CONGREGATIONAL MINISTERS & AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETIES 1801-1901 NY Female Bible Auxiliary Christmas Sermon Cumberland Association

USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 64.63
5004Illustrated by Shraga Weil

The Dead Sea Scrolls

Westerham 1966USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 70.50

Activites of Ku Klux Klan Organizations in the United States: Hearings Before the Commitee on Un-American Activities

Washington, D.C. 1966-1967 USD 150.00 - 300.00USD 264.38
5006Federico Hermanin

Il Palazzo di Venezia

Unknown 1948USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 41.13
5007Wilhelm Lamszus Editor: Alfred Noyes Translator: Oakley Williams

The Human Slaughter-House

New York 1913USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 23.50

10V Decorative ANTIQUE POETRY Victorian Gilt Bindings Author Signed Leatherbound Carolyn Wells Satire Parody Robert Buchanan Tennyson Ancient Rome Idyls and Legends of Inverburn Education University

USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 29.38

Leslie Fletcher Simpson THE SCEPTIC'S MANUAL OR CHRISTIANITY VERIFIED 1811 Signed By Artist Joseph Mason Audubon's Birds Of North America Theology

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 23.50
5010Albert Helman

De Dierenriem

Amsterdam 1941USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 105.75
5011Robert Benchley

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea or David Copperfield

New York 1928USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 64.63

8V Literary Criticism Correspondence BOOKS ON BOOKS/LETTERS ROBERT FROST In Russia Letters To Louis Untermeyer Fire & Ice Early Years American Poet

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 41.13

15V Sir Walter Scott WAVERLEY NOVELS c1880 Antique Victorian Gilt Bindings Ivanhoe Rob Roy Scottish Literature Classics Tales of my Landlord

USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 105.75
5014Edward Marshall

The Story of the Rough Riders 1st U.S. Volunteer Cavalry: The Regiment in Camp and on the Battle Field

New York 1899USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 117.50
5015Charles Ammi Cutter

C. A. Cutter's Three-Figure Author Table

Springfield, Massachusetts c. 1969 USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 11.75

3V Classic American Poetry ROBERT FROST WORKS IN DUST JACKETS First Edition New Hampshire In The Clearing The Road Not Taken New England Poems

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 235.00
5017Edward E. Hale

The Man without a Country

Boston 1898USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 47.00
5018Alfred Henry Forrester

The Electric Telegraph of Fun

London 1854USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 29.38

52V Vintage Bandera LIBERATION PATH MAGAZINE 1958-1964 Emigre Publication Ukrainian Information Service Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists Banderivtsi Vyzvol'nyi Shliakh

USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 17.63

7V Margaret Mead COLLECTIBLE ARCHAEOLOGY & ANTHROPOLOGY Vintage & Antique Marbled Boards Glacial Period Folding Color Map University of London Sarcophagus

USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 11.75

3V Suspense ANTIQUE FIRST PRINTING MYSTERIES First Edition Dust Jacket Thriller Horror Adventure Jasmine Hagerty Death Bells Baker Fiddling Cracksman Keeler

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 205.63
5022H.H. Van Kol

Driemaal Dwars Door Sumatra en Zwerftochten Door Bali

Rotterdam 1914USD 150.00 - 300.00USD 35.25
5023Arthur Schnitzler

Casanova's Homecoming

New York 1921USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 17.63
5024J. C. Kearns

The Life of Blessed Martin de Porres: Saintly American Negro and Patron of Social Justice

New York 1937USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 17.63
5025Robert Frost

Steeple Bush

New York 1947USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 293.75
  • <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>
  • <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>Doyle, April 25:</b> E.H. SHEPARD, Original drawing for A.A. Milne’s The House at Pooh Corner.<br>$40,000-60,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> BERNARD RATZER, Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $80,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> THOMAS JEFFERSON, Autograph letter signed comparing Logan, Tecumseh, and Little Turtle to the Spartans. Monticello: 15 February 1821. $14,000-18,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN C. FREMONT, Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842.. Abridged edition, the only one containing the folding map From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ZANE GREY, Album containing 94 large format photographs of Grey and party at Catalina Island, Arizona, and fishing in the Pacific. From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $5,000-$8,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> WILLIAM COMBE, A History of Madeira ... illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants. produced by Ackermann in 1821; From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ERIC TAVERNER, Salmon Fishing... One of 275 copies signed by Taverner, published in 1931,From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN WHITEHEAD, Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo. Whitehead reached the high point of Kinabalu in 1888. Part of a major group of travel books from the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN LONG, Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians... The first edition of 1791. $3,000-$5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> SAMUEL BECKETT, Stirrings Still. This, Beckett’s last work of fiction with original lithographs by Le Brocquy, limited to 200 copies signed by the author and the artist. From the Estate of Howard Kaminsky.. $1,500-$2,500
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