National Book Auctions: Books and Ephemera – 16th Century, Firsts, Space, Lankes, etc., 31718, Ithaca

Auction Details

Auction Date
03/17/2018 - 03/17/2018
Page Size: 301 items in 13 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

U. S. Infantry Tactics, for the Instruction, Exercise, and Manoeuvres of the United States Infantry, Including Infantry of the Line, Light Infantry, and Riflemen

Philadelphia 1861USD 200.00 - 400.00Unknown
1002Conte Baldessar Castigione

Il Libro Del Cortegiano

In Vinegia Appresso 1556USD 500.00 - 800.00Unknown
1003Ernest Hemingway

The Old Man and the Sea

New York 1952USD 300.00 - 500.00Unknown
1004Dr Ignacz Kunos

Forty-Four Turkish Fairy Tales

London c. 1913 USD 200.00 - 300.00Unknown
1005John Watts de Peyster

Personal and Military History of Philip Kearny, Major-General United States Volunteers

New York 1869USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown
1006Charles Dickens

The Complete Works of Charles Dickens

New York and London c. 1920 USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

Romans, et Contes Philosophiques

A Londres (London) 1775USD 200.00 - 300.00Unknown
1008W P Talboys

West India Pickles. Diary of a Cruise Through the West Indies in the Yacht Josephine

London & New York 1876USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

Artist Signed Woodcut ORIGINAL J.J. LANKES ENGRAVING 1926 Munich Germany Decorative Original Print Artwork Antique Unique Collectible Robert Frost Illustrator

USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown
1010J. W. Buel

The Border Outlaws: An Authentic and Thrilling History of the Most Noted Bandits of Ancient or Modern Times, the Younger Brothers, Jesse and Frank James, and Their Comrades in Crime. Compiled from Reliable Sources Only and Containing the Latest Facts in R

Chicago c. 1881 USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown
1011Vita Sackville-West

The Edwardians

London 1930USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

Collectible Estate Books POETRY/LITERATURE/NATURAL SCIENCE Fiction Classics Maurice Hewlett NASA Research Mountaineering Antarctic Luther Burbank

USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown
1013Johann Georg Kohl

Works of Kohl

Philadelphia 1843-1846 USD 100.00 - 250.00Unknown
1014Charles Dickens

Master Humphrey's Clock

London 1840-1841 USD 200.00 - 300.00Unknown
1015Woody Guthrie

American Folksongs

New York 1947USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

10V Pioneering Civil War COLLECTIBLE AMERICAN HISTORY Black History Native American North American Sun Kings Author Signed Jinny Combs Confederate Army

USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

7V Marcia Muller Fiction AUTHOR SIGNED FIRST PRINTING MYSTERY BOOKS IN DUST JACKETS Mysterious Press Where Echoes Live Eye Of The Storm Broken Promise Land Ever Running Man Walk Through The Fire

USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

65V Soviet Union Magazine VINTAGE EASTERN EUROPEAN HISTORY Periodicals Sucasnist 1960s Lithuanian Ukrainian News Current Events USSR

USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown
1019Mark Twain

Life on the Mississippi

Boston 1883USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

Godey's Lady's Book and Magazine

Philadelphia 1864USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

Original Woodcut Print ARTIST SIGNED JJ LANKES ILLUSTRATION ARTWORK 1927 Cherry & Maple Streets Buffalo New York Decorative Unique Art Robert Frost Illustrator

USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

5V Illustrated London News ANTIQUE LARGE FORMAT MAGAZINE COMPILATIONS The Art Journal Illustrated American Plates Journalism

USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

11V Vintage & Antique COLLECTIBLE NAUTICAL, RAILROAD AND AUTO HISTORY German Automobile Travel Guide New Haven Cruise Ships Signed Schooner

USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown
1024Isaac Israel Hayes

An Arctic Boat Journey, in the Autumn of 1854.

Boston 1860USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown

3V Flower Decoys NEW DERRYDALE PRESS GAME BIRDS TITLES Decorative Gilt Leather Bindings H G Pickering British and American Game Birds

USD 70.00 - 200.00Unknown
  • <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Jenner (Rev. George Charles). <i>The Evidence at Large...Respecting Dr Jenner's Discovery of Vaccine Inoculation,</i> presentation copy from Edward Jenner to Rev. Rowland Hill, 1805. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Houdini (Harry).- Maggi (Girolamo). <i>De tintinnabulis liber equuleo liber,</i> Harry Houdini's copy, Amsterdam, H. Wetstein, 1689. £600 to £800
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Meyer (Henry Leonard). Coloured Illustrations of British Birds, and their Eggs , 7 vol. in 2 plus Illustrations of British Birds, 4 vol., 1842-50 and [1835-51]. £5,000 to £7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Dickens (Charles). <i>An Entirely New Romantic Drama, in Three Acts, by Mr. Wilkie Collins, called The Frozen Deep,</i> 1857. £3,000 to £4,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Lighthouses and Islands of Ireland, c. 125 drawings, 1867. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Shelley (Lady Jane). Diary, 1853 & 1860. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Scottish Binding.- The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, bound in contemporary brown polished calf decorated with the figure of a Chinese spearman, by ?James Scott of Edinburgh, 1778. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Man Within,</i> first edition, signed by the author, 1929. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Mellan (Claude, 1598-1688). The Holy Face, or the Veil of St Veronica, [c. 1649 and later]. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Desaguliers (John Theophilus). <i>A Dissertation concerning Electricity,</i> W. Innys, and T. Longman, 1742. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Le Jeune (Paul). <i>Relation de se qui s'est passé en la Nouvelle France en l'anné 1636 enuoyée au R.Pere Provincial de la Compagnie de Iesus en la Province de France,</i> 1637. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Stumpf (Johann Rudolph). <i>Gemeiner loblicher Eydgnoschafft Stetten, Landen und Völckern Chronicwirdiger thaaten beschreibung, </i> Zurich, Froschauer, 1586. £3,000 to £4,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22: Autographs</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> George Washington, Letter Signed to General James Clinton, preparing for the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign, 1778. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Thomas Jefferson, Letter Signed, to Major-General Nathanael Greene, promising to send reinforcements against Cornwallis, 1781. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Thomas Edison, Autograph Letter Signed, to Western Union President William Orton, 1878. $10,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22: Autographs</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> William, Bishop of Coventry, vellum charter granting the church of Rochdale to the Cistercian Abbey of Stanlaw, in Latin, 1222. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> FDR, Photograph Signed & Inscribed, framed with wood removed from the White House roof, 1927. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Jean Dubuffet, archive including many letters written while painting in NYC, 1951-72. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22: Autographs</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Mohandas K. Gandhi, Autograph Letter Signed, describing the source of his patience, 1939. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Lithograph portrait of Albert Einstein by Hermann Struck, signed by both, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Charles The Bold, Duke of Burgundy, Letter Signed to Johann IV of Nassau, in French, 1470. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22: Autographs</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Jean Cocteau, Autograph Letter Signed, in French, 1919. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Louis Armstrong, two Autograph Letters Signed to Erich Kauffmann, his lip salve purveyor, 1965-70. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 22:</b> Wernher von Braun, Autograph Letter Signed to Jonathan Cross, 1975. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <b>Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts. 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. $80,000 to $120,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. $100,000 to $150,000
    <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. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts. 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. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. $200,000 to 300,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. $80,000 to $120,000
  • <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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