• <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>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>The Tragedie of Julius Caesar.</i> London, 1623. 1st appearance in print, Complete from the First Folio. Sold for $175,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Ernst, Max. <i>Mr. Knife and Miss Fork</i>. Paris, 1932. DELUXE EDITION. Sold for $15,625
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Cage, John. Autograph musical leaf from his Concert for Piano and Orchestra, NY, 1958. Sold for $18,750
    <b>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Einstein, Albert. Signed Passport Photo for his US citizenship application. Bermuda, 1935. Sold for $17,500
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Verard, Antoine. Illuminated printed Book of Hours. Paris, 1507. Sold for $7,500
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Wetterkurzschlussel. German Weather Report Codebook - for Enigma use. Berlin, 1942. Sold for $225,000
    <b>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Morelos y Pavon, Jose Maria. Autograph letter signed to El Virrey Venegas, February 5, 1812. Sold for $6,250
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Milne, A.A. Complete set of <i>Winnie-the-Pooh</i> books. 4 volumes. All first issue points. London, 1924-1928. Sold for $5,250
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> A 48-star American Flag, battle worn flown at Guadalcanal and Peleliu, 1942-1944. Sold for $35,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Locke, John. Autograph Letter Signed mourning the death of his friend, William Molyneaux, 2 pp, October 27, 1698. Sold for $20,000
  • <center><b>TIMED ONLINE AUCTION<br>June 11 - 25, 2018</b></center>
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> ACCADEMIA ERCOLANENSE DI ARCHEOLOGIA. <i>Ornati delle Pareti</i>, Naples 1796. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> AMERICAS. <i>Il Gazzettiere Americano…</i>, Livorno, 1763. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> BARROW, John. <i>Travels in China…</i>, London, 1804. £600 to £800
    <center><b>TIMED ONLINE AUCTION<br>June 11 - 25, 2018</b></center>
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> BENOIST, Felix. <i>Album de L'Ile de Jersey</i>…, Paris & Nantes, 1870. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> GAIL, Wilhelm. <i>Erinnerungen aus Spanien,</i> Munchen, [ca. 1837]. £1,800 to £2,200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> HANCARVILLE, Pierre d'. <i>Recherches sur l'origine…,</i> London, Appleyard, 1785. £1,5000 to £2,000
    <center><b>TIMED ONLINE AUCTION<br>June 11 - 25, 2018</b></center>
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> HULLEY, T. <i>Six Views of Cheltenham.</i> London, R. Ackerman, 1813. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> JEFFERSON, Thomas. <i>Notes on the state of Virginia</i>…, London, 1787. £12,000 to £18,000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> LEWIS, John F. <i>Lewis's illustrations of Constantinople…,</i> London, McLean, 1837. £3,000 to £4,000
    <center><b>TIMED ONLINE AUCTION<br>June 11 - 25, 2018</b></center>
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> MARQUARD, Johann. <i>Tractatus politico-juridicus,</i> Frankfurt, 1662. £1,800 to £2,200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> MAUND, Benjamin. <i>The botanic garden,</i> London, 1825-42. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, Jun 11 - 25:</b> Willughby, Francis; John Ray (ed.). <i>Ornithologiæ libri tres</i>. London, John Martyn, 1676. £1,500 to £2,000
  • <b>Sotheby’s Online, June 18 - 28:</b> Lewis, Meriwether, and William Clark. <i>History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark, To the Sources of the Missouri…</i> 1814, first edition. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, June 18 - 28:</b> Poe, Edgar Allan. <i>Tales.</i> New York: Wiley And Putnam, 1845. First edition, first printing, first issue. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, June 18 - 28:</b> Dürer, Albrecht, and Johann Stabius. [Map of the World as a Sphere.] [Vienna,] 1781 (From Woodblocks Cut In 1515). $120,000 to $180,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, June 18 - 28:</b> Ferdinand, Franz — Lala Deen Dayal [Photographer]. VISIT OF H.I. & H.R. THE ARCHDUKE FRANZ FERDINAND OF AUSTRIA ESTE TO HYDERABAD (DECCAN), JANUARY 1893. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, June 18 - 28:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Manuscript Letter Signed ("Yours Truly A. Lincoln") as Sixteenth President to Secretary of the Navy Gideon Welles Regarding William Johnson. $200,000 to $300,000

OSENAT: Historical Books, 92483, FONTAINEBLEAU

Auction Details

Auction Date
06/30/2018 - 06/30/2018
Page Size: 71 items in 3 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1LEMAIRE DE BELGES ( Jean).

Les Illustrations de Gaule et singularitez de Troye.

Paris 1528EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
2[HOLBEIN (Hans)].

Imagines mortis. Hic accesserunt, Epigrammata, è Gallico idiomate à Georgio Aemylio in Latinum translata.

Cologne 1555EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Unknown
3RONSARD (Pierre de).

Les Quatre premiers livres des odes de P. de Ronsard Vandomois.

Paris 1555EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Unknown
4[BRUTO (Giovanni Michele)].

La Institutione di una fanciulla nata nobilmente.

Paris 1558EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
5RONSARD (Pierre de) - DESPORTES (Philippe) - LASSUS (Roland de).

[Recueil de chansons (Contratenor)].

Paris 1559-1578. EUR 10,000.00 - 15,000.00Unknown
6GIOVIO (Paolo).

Dialogo de las empresas militares, y amorosas, compuesto en lengua italiana.

Lyon 1562-1561. EUR 600.00 - 800.00Unknown
7CAMERARIUS ( Joachim).

De Philipp Melanchtonis ortu, totius vitæ curriculo et morte, implicata rerum memorabilium temporis illius Hominumque mentione atque indicio, cum expositionis serie cohærentium.

Leipzig 1566EUR 500.00 - 600.00Unknown
8BEZE (Théodore de).

Poemata… Quibus continentur Sylvæ, Elegiæ, Epitaphia, Icones, Epigrammata.

Lyon Bâle ? vers 1570. EUR 400.00 - 500.00Unknown
9MONTENAY (Georgette de).

Emblemes, ou devises chrestiennes.

Lyon 1571EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00Unknown
10SAINT-GELAIS (Mellin de).

Œuvres poëtiques.

Lyon 1574EUR 400.00 - 500.00Unknown
11DU BELLAY ( Joachim).

Les Œuvres françoises… Reveuës, & de nouveau augmentées de plusieurs Poesies non encores auparavant imprimees.

Paris 1584EUR 600.00 - 800.00Unknown
12MAROT (Clément).

Les Œuvres de Clément Marot.

Rouen :1596EUR 300.00 - 400.00Unknown
13[BERTAUT ( Jean)].

Recueil de quelques vers amoureux.

Paris 1606EUR 600.00 - 800.00Unknown
14RONSARD (Pierre de).

Recueil des sonnets, odes, hymnes, élégies et autres pieces retranchées aux éditions precedentes des œuvres de P.

Paris 1617EUR 200.00 - 300.00Unknown
15HUGO (Hermann).

Pia Desideria Emblematis, Elegiis & affectibus SS.

Anvers 1628EUR 200.00 - 300.00Unknown
16DU MOULIN (Louis).

Morum exemplar seu Characteres.

EUR 300.00 - 400.00Unknown
17CATS ( Jacob).

Spiegel van den Ouden en Nieuwen Tijdt.

S.l., s.d. EUR 300.00 - 400.00Unknown
18[BOURSAULT (Edme)].

Les Deux freres gemeaux, ou les menteurs qui ne mentent point. Comédie.

Paris EUR 200.00 - 300.00Unknown
19HOOGSTRATEN (Frans van).

Het voorhof der ziele, Behangen met leerzaeme Prenten en Zinnebeelden.

Rotterdam 1668EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00Unknown
20ALQUIÉ (François-Savinien d').

Les Délices de la France, Avec une description des Provinces & des Villes du Royaume.

Amsterdam 1670EUR 300.00 - 400.00Unknown
21[VILLIERS (Claude Deschamps, sieur de)].

La Critique du Tartuffe. Comédie.

Sur l'imprimé à Paris 1672EUR 300.00 - 400.00Unknown
22MURET ( Jean ou Pierre).

Cérémonies funèbres de toutes les nations.

Paris 1675EUR 200.00 - 300.00Unknown
23PASCAL (Blaise).

Pensées de M. Pascal sur la religion et sur quelques autres sujets, Qui ont esté trouvées après sa mort parmy ses papiers.

Paris : 1683EUR 300.00 - 400.00Unknown
24FÉNELON (François de Salignac de La Mothe).

Explication des maximes des Saints sur la vie intérieure.

Paris 1697EUR 200.00 - 300.00Unknown
25FÉNELON (François de Salignac de La Mothe).

Les Avantures de Télémaque, fils d'Ulysse.

Amsterdam Rotterdam 1734EUR 300.00 - 400.00Unknown
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Luis de Lucena, <i>Arte de Ajedres,</i> first edition of the earliest extant manual on modern chess, Salamanca, circa 1496-97. Sold for $68,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Carte-de-visite album with 83 images of prominent African Americans & abolitionists, circa 1860s. Sold for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk,</i> Vienna & Leipzig, 1918. Sold for $106,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Man Ray, <i>[London Transport] – Keeps London Going,</i> 1938. Sold for $149,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Thomas Jefferson, Letter Signed, to Major-General Nathanael Greene, promising reinforcements against Cornwallis, 1781. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolas de Fer, <i>L’Amerique Divisee Selon Letendue de ses Principales Parties,</i> Paris, 1713. Sold for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Russell H. Tandy, <i>The Secret in the Old Attic,</i> watercolor, pencil & ink, 1944. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Hemingway, <i>Three Stories & Ten Poems,</i> first edition of the author's first book, Paris, 1923. Sold for $23,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Walker Evans, <i>River Rouge Plant,</i> silver print, 1947. Sold for $57,500.
  • <b>Sotheby’s London: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts and Continental and Russian Books.<br>July 3, 2018</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s London, July 3:</b> The Breviary of Marie (1344-1404), Duchess of Bar, Daughter of Bonne of Luxembourg and King John II (the Good) of France, Franciscan Use, in Latin with a few rubrics in French [France (Paris), c.1360]. £500,000 to £700,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London, July 3:</b> John Chrysostom, Homilies on Matthew’s Gospel, in Greek [Byzantine Empire (Constantinople), late 9th century]. £200,000 to £300,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London, July 3:</b> Bible, with prologues and interpretations of Hebrew Names, in Latin [France (Paris), c.1250]. £80,000 to £120,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts and Continental and Russian Books.<br>July 3, 2018</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s London, July 3:</b> Euclides. Elementa Geometriae [Translated by Adelardus Bathoniensis, Edited by Johannes Campanus]. Vicenza: Leonardus Achates de Basilea and Guilielmus de Papia, [13 May Or 20 June] 1491. £40,000 to £60,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London, July 3:</b> Apocalypsis Sancti Johannis. Single Leaf from a Block Book [Schreiber's Edition III]. [The Netherlands, C. 1465-1470]. £15,000 to £20,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London, July 3:</b> Seneca, Lucius Annaeus. Opera Philosophica. Epistolae [Edited by Blasius Romerus]. Treviso: Bernardus De Colonia, 1478. £20,000 to £30,000
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