Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts, 24808, Los Angeles

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Auction Date
02/11/2018 - 02/11/2018
Page Size: 269 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1MANUSCRIPT: POOR CLARES.

Italian Manuscript on vellum, the Rule of St. Clare of Assisi and statutes of the province of Milan,

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 11,875.00
2VORAGINE, JACOBUS DE. 1228-1298.

Legenda aurea sanctorum.

Nuremberg 11 August 1478.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 5,000.00
3GERSON, JOHANNES. 1362-1428?.

Tractatulus de pollutione nocturne, an impediat celebrantum an non.

CologneUSD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,750.00
4EPHREM SYRUS. 306?-373?.

Sermones.

Florence1481USD 2,500.00 - 4,000.00USD 3,125.00
5EPHREM SYRUS. 306?-373?.

Sermones.

Florence1481USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,750.00
6GREGORY IX, Pope. 1227-1241.

Decretales. With gloss by Bernardus Parmensis.

Venice 22 June 1482.USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 5,625.00
7LEO I, POPE. C. 400-461.

Sermones. Edited by Joannes Andreae, Bishop of Aleria.

Venice1482USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 2,500.00
8BONIFATIUS VIII, Pope. 1235-1303.

Liber sextus Decretalium. Bound with: CLEMENS V ... Constitutiones.

Both with gloss by Johannes Andreae and edited by Petrus Albignanus Trecius. Venice1483USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 9,375.00
9PLATINA, BARTHOLOMAEUS.

Vitae pontificum.

Treviso10 February 1485.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,125.00
10GREGORY I, Pope. Ca 540-604.

Dialogorum libri quatuor in Italian.

Venice20 February 1487.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,000.00
11GUIDE TO THE TEN COMMANDMENTS.

Praeceptorium perutile in quo decem sermonibus materia ... pro unoquoque preceptorum decalogi ... perstringitur.

Leipzig c.1492-1494.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,062.00
12AUGUSTINUS, AURELIUS, SAINT. 354-430.

Sermones sancti ... ad heremitas.

Venice1495USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,000.00
13THOMAS AQUINAS, Saint. 1225-1274.

Aurea divi Thome Aquinatis de Ordine predicatorum doctoris angelici Summa contra gentiles.

Venice1501USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,750.00
14AUGUSTINUS, AURELIUS. 354-430.

Opera omnia. Prima -Undecima pars librorum diui Aurelij Augustini.

Basel1505-1506.USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
15BANDELLUS DE CASTRONOVO, VINCENZO. 1435-1506.

Epistola fratris Vincentii de castro novo ordinis predicatorum narrativa disputationis facte de materia connceptionis beate virginis Marie coram celsitudine sua feliciter incipit.

Milan1512USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,375.00
16HIERONYMUS. 347-420.

Divi Hieronymi in vitas patrum percelebre opus oculos mortalibus celumque aperiens : cuius lectura peccatoris etiam saxeum cor emolit....

Lyon1512USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 5,625.00
17JOHN XXI, Pope. 1215-1277.

Extravagantes communes.

Venice1514USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 350.00
18GREGORY I, Pope. C.540-604.

Liber cure pastoralis divi Gregorii pape.

Paris1516USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 437.00
19NICEPHOROS, Saint Patriarch of Constantinople. C.1295-1360.

Breviarum historicum de rebus gestis ab obitu Mauricii ad Constantinum usque Copronymum.

Paris1616USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,250.00
20GREGORY, I, POPE. 504-602; BERNARD AYGLIER. D. 1282.

Secundus dyalogorum liber ... de vita ac miraculis beatissimi Benedicti. Benedicti regula.

Venice1520USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,125.00
21Nebrija, Antonio de. 1441-1522.

Aurea hymnorum recognitio....

Alcala de Henares1526USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 625.00
22TUDESCHIS, NICOLAUS OF PALERMO. 1386-1445.

Prima secunda pars Abbatis Panormitanus super prima d?cr?ta....

Lyons1520USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,250.00
23ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT.

Illuminated manuscript on vellum in Latin and Italian, the Statutes of the Confraternity of Santa Maria Rotunda, 23 (of 24) leaves, 230 x 160 mm,

Milan, after 1520,USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 11,875.00
24RHABANUS MAURUS. Ca. 780-856.

Commentaria, antehac nunqam typis excusa....

Cologne1532USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,500.00
25ARNOBIUS. FL.284-305.

Disputationum adversus gentes, libri octo, nunc primum in lucem editi.

Rome1542USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 1,375.00
  • <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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