Doyle New York: Rare Books, Autographs and Maps, 18bp01, New York

Auction Details

Auction Date
04/25/2018 - 04/25/2018
Page Size: 602 items in 25 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1SCHUYLER, PHILIP]

Proceedings of a General Court Martial, held at Major General Lincoln's Quarters, near Quaker-Hill, in the State of New-York, by order of His Excellency General Washington, Commander in Chief of the Army of the United States of America, for the trial of M

Philadelphia1778USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Unknown
2LOTTER, MATTHEW ALBERT.

A Map of the Provinces of New-York and New-Jersey, with a part of Pennsylvania and the Province of Quebec.

Augsburg1777USD 500.00 - 800.00Unknown
3AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES

The Birds of America.

New York1985USD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00Unknown
4BURNHAM, FREDERICK RUSSELL (MAJOR)

Scouting on Two Continents.

Los Angeles1934USD 400.00 - 600.00Unknown
5BYRD, RICHARD EVELYN

Little America: Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic. The Flight to the South Pole.

New York1930USD 400.00 - 600.00Unknown
6CARTER, JIMMY

Farewell Address of President Jimmy Carter.

Winston-Salem1981USD 400.00 - 600.00Unknown
7[CLAY, HENRY] COLTON, CALVIN.

The Life and Times of Henry Clay.

New York1846USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
8[COLT, SAMUEL]

Lithophane Portrait of Samuel Colt holding a revolver

Circa 1855USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00Unknown
9[COLT, SAMUEL]

Armsmear: the Home, the Arm, and the Armory of Samuel Colt. A Memorial.

New York1866USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Unknown
10JEFFERSON, THOMAS

Autograph letter signed mentioning several important Native Americans by name.

Monticello1821USD 14,000.00 - 18,000.00Unknown
11LA ROCHEFOUCAULT LIANCOURT, FRANCOIS.

Travels Through the United States of America.

London1799USD 300.00 - 500.00Unknown
12[WASHINGTON, GEORGE]

MARSHALL, JOHN. The Life of George Washington...

London1804-07USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00Unknown
13NIXON, RICHARD

Six signed notes to Howard Kaminsky.

1987; 1992; 1979; 1990; 1993USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
14NIXON, RICHARD

Signed copy of The Real War with a related signed letter.

The volume New York1980USD 500.00 - 800.00Unknown
15NIXON, RICHARD

Leaders.

New York1982USD 300.00 - 500.00Unknown
16ORLANDO, JOE

Original illustration titled White House Heartbreak

N.p.circa 1970USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Unknown
17FEIFFER, JULES

Inscribed illustration depicting Richard Nixon

N.p.n.d.. USD 600.00 - 800.00Unknown
18CARTER, JIMMY and ROSALYNN

Two signed volumes.

1987USD 300.00 - 500.00Unknown
19[PRESIDENTS]

Photograph signed by Ronald Reagan, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, and Richard Nixon.

Washington1981USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Unknown
20ORAM, L[OUIS].

Original watercolor "House on Cor Broome and Orchard Sts./Birthplace of Alonzo Slote".

New Yorkafter 1830USD 600.00 - 900.00Unknown
21WILLIAMS, EDWIN.

The New York Annual Register, 1831-37.

1831-37.USD 600.00 - 900.00Unknown
22

[BINDINGS] Four attractively bound sets.

USD 600.00 - 900.00Unknown
23

[BROOKLYN BRIDGE] Group of items relating to the construction and opening of the Bridge.

USD 400.00 - 600.00Unknown
24 DRIPPS, MATTHEW.

Map of the City of Brooklyn New York. Showing Railroads, Street Numbers...

New Yorkn.d. likely circa 1883USD 500.00 - 800.00Unknown
25CARWITHAM, JOHN

Fort George with the City of New York from the S.W.

Londoncirca 1794USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Unknown
  • <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
  • <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.
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