• <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
  • <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>
  • <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>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> Thomas Paine, Autograph Letter Signed to Ira Allen, on a rendezvous at the Boston–a Paris café for political exiles, 1790s. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> Paul Revere, Autograph Document Signed, certifying the discharge of a captain from his regiment, 1779. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> Pay order to express rider Jonathan Park to warn Congress of arriving British warships, 1776. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> Thomas Jefferson, Autograph Letter Signed to Thomas Sim Lee, stating that the government is not authorized to intervene in the Citizen Genêt affair, 1793. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> George Washington, Letter Signed to Nathanael Greene, suggesting a way to obtain money for the Continental Army, 1780. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> Andrew Jackson, Autograph Letter Signed to Senator John H. Eaton, on the Seminole Wars & Spain’s duplicity, 1819. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> Harry S. Truman, Photograph Signed and Inscribed, showing a false newspaper headline about the 1948 presidential election. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> Benjamin Franklin, vellum Document Signed, as President of the Supreme Executive Council of PA, 1786. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> Henry Dearborn, two Autograph Manuscript items including a drawing of Bunker’s Hill, unsigned, 1818. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries June 21:</b> Andrew Jackson, <i>A New Map of the United States,</i> lithograph, circa 1828. $3,000 to $4,000.
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Binoche et Giquello: Ancient and Modern Books

Auction Reports

Auction Name Ancient and Modern Books Total Sales (EUR) 307,846.00
Auction Date 12/08/2017 - 12/08/2017 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 214,500.00
Sale Number #86492 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 277,300.00
Total Lots 68
Sold Lots 34 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 382,500.00
% of Lots Sold 50.00% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 490,800.00
Unsold Lots 34 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 62.72%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
60 RONSARD (Pierre de)

Les Oeuvres. Reveueus, corigees & augmentees par l'Autheur.

1584 EUR 40,000.00 - 50,000.00 EUR 48,875.00
32 [LE CLERC (Jean)]

Theatre geographique du royaume de France. Contenant les Cartes & Descriptions particulières des Provinces d'iceluy.

1632 EUR 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 EUR 30,077.00
28

Heures a lusaige de Romme.

1498 EUR 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 EUR 26,317.00
24

ENTRÉE. C'est l'ordre qui a este tenu a la nouvelle et ioyeuse entrée, que treshault, tresexcellent, & trespuissat Prince, le Roy trechrestien Henry deuzieme de ce nom, à [sic] faicte en sa bonne ville & cité de Paris, capitale de son Royaume, le seiziem

1549 EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 25,691.00
38

BREVIARIUM ECCLESIA ANDEGAVENSIS

XVe s. 2e moitié EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 19,320.00
20 CORNEILLE (Pierre)

Le Cid. Tragi-comédie.

1639 EUR 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 EUR 18,798.00
45

MISSALE ITINERANTIUM. Vade mecum. Missale itinerantium. Seu Misse Peculiares valde devote.

1510 EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 18,798.00
19

COMMISSION DOGALE. [Instructions données par la République de Venise à Sebastiano Malipiero nommé en la charge de podestat de Sacile].

1581 EUR 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 EUR 13,785.00
30

[Heures de la Vierge Marie à l'usage de?].

1504 EUR 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 11,905.00
29

Horae in laudem beatissimae virginis Marie ad usum Romanum.

1556 EUR 7,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 8,772.00
11 CALVIN (Jean)

Institution de la religion Chrestienne.

1566 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 8,522.00
62 SALETTE (Arnaud de)

Los Psalmes de David metuts en rima bernesa.

1583 EUR 7,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 8,522.00
39

Ordo ad catecuminum - Ordo ad baptizandum infantem - Ordo ad ungendum infirmum - Oratio ad visitandum infirmum.

XIVe/XVe s. EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 6,440.00
48 MOSCARDO (Lodovico, comte de Vérone)


Note overo memorie del museo di Lodovico Moscardo nobile veronese.

1656 EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 6,141.00
64 SCHOTTUS (Petrus)

Lucubraciunculae ornatissimae.

1498 EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 6,015.00
36 LE TASSE

De la noblesse, dialogue, où il est exactement traitté de toutes les preeminences, & des principales Marques d'Honneur des Souverains, & des Gentils-Hommes.

1633 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,013.00
14 CESAR (Jules)

Les oeuvres Et briefves expositions de Julius cesar sur le faict des batailles de Gaule.

vers 1520-1522. EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,762.00
56

RÉGIME DE SANTÉ pour conserver le corps huma & vivre longuement, le souverain remede ctre lespidimie, la congnoissance des urines corrige par plusieurs docteurs regens en medecine regens a Montpellier avec une recepte de la grosse verolle.

s.d. vers 1533. EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 4,762.00
13

CATALOGUE DE LIVRES RARES.

c. 1760. EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,508.00
37 MALHERBE (François de)

Les Poesies; avec les observations de Monsieur Menage.

1666 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 4,010.00
10

CALLIMAQUE. [En latin et en grec]: Hymni, epigrammata et fragmenta.

1675 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,760.00
23 DURER (Albrecht)

Figurae passionis Domini nostri Iesu Christi.

n.d. EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,760.00
17 CIBOLE (Robert)

Le Livre de la perfection de la vie crestienne [sic].

vers 1510. EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00 EUR 3,509.00
43 JOUDE (Grégoire).

Une Oeuvre très exquise qu'a fait Grégoire Joude Marchant à Sallès. La Doctrine des moeurs fort instructifs et récréatifs.

1743 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 3,220.00
3 BACON (Francis)

L'Artisan de la Fortune. Ensemble les Antithèses des Choses, les Sophismes, & les Charactères de l'Esprit.

1640 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 2,506.00
  • <b>Cowan’s Auctions: American History - Premier Auction. June 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> General George Custer's Officer, James McLean Steele, 1868-1869 Diary. $30,000 - $50,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> Exceptionally Rare Anti-Slavery Broadside, “A Crusade Against Slavery”. $4,000 - $6,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> Revolutionary War General Richard Montgomery, Exceptionally Rare War-Date ANS. $4,000 - $6,000
    <b>Cowan’s Auctions: American History - Premier Auction. June 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> Albumen Photograph of the "Scouts of the Plains," from Cody's Personal Collection. $8,000 - $10,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> Jefferson Davis, CDV, Signed and Dated to his Imprisonment in Fortress Monroe. $4,000 - $6,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> Robert E. Lee, CDV Signed Twice. $2,000 - $4,000
    <b>Cowan’s Auctions: American History - Premier Auction. June 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> “Si Clack: Co. Q, 100th Indiana Vols.,” Written & Illustrated by Civil War Veteran, P.M. Radford. $2,500 - $3,500
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> General Meade Inspecting the 5th Corps, Civil War-Era Sketch by Alfred R. Waud. $2,000 - $3,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> Rare Huey Newton Black Panther Party Poster. $3,000 - $5,000
    <b>Cowan’s Auctions: American History - Premier Auction. June 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> Lloyd's New Political Chart, 1861. $800 - $1,200
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> William J. Ferguson, “Our American Cousin” Cast Member, Lincoln Assassination Archive. $8,000 - $10,000
    <b>Cowan’s, June 22:</b> Albert Einstein, Signed Photograph in his Favorite Leather Jacket. $2,000 - $4,000
  • <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
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