• <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 95. The Hours of the Cross, Use of Metz in Latin. Est. £40000–60000.
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 86. The Mckell Medical Almanack, in German [Alsace, c .1445]. £60000–80000.
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 87. Psalter for Dominican Use, in Latin and German. Est. £25000–35000.
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 88. Sermon collection, in Latin, 220 leaves, Illuminated manuscript on parchment. Est. £15000–20000.
    <b>Bloomsbury: Western Manuscripts & Miniatures, 08 July 2015.</b>
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 100. Book of Hours, Use of Rome, with numerous other devotional texts, in Latin and French. Est. £30000–50000.
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 62. St. Denis holding his severed head, large miniature on a leaf from a Book of Hours, in Latin. Est. £4000–6000.
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 54. The Annunciation to the Virgin, large miniature on a leaf from a Book of Hours. Est. £4000–6000.
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 53.<br>A Physician with Two Amputees, miniature from an early copy of Bartholomaeus Anglicanus.<br>Est. £8000–12000.
    <b>Bloomsbury: Western Manuscripts & Miniatures, 08 July 2015.</b>
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 10.<br>Isaiah, fragment of a leaf from a monumental Carolingian Bible, in Latin. Est. £15000–20000.
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 14. The<br>relic list of Bishop Werinharius of Merseburg, from a Romanesque manuscript. Est. £8000–12000.
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 8. Fragment from the earliest copy of St. Augustine. Est. £20000–30000.
    <b>Bloomsbury, July 8:</b> Lot 7. Latin text, most probably an official document, on papyrus. [Egypt or perhaps Italy, probably first century BC.-first century AD.] Est. £8000–12000.
  • Alexander Historical Auctions: Lot 1. Watercolor painting of a church by Adolf Hitler. US$ 15000-20000.
    Alexander Historical Auctions:<br>Lot 207. SS Honor Goblet presented to SS-Hauptstrumfuhrer Gerhald Pleiss. US$ 10000-15000.
    Alexander Historical Auctions: Lot 380. "The Goring Telegram". Hermann Goring's Telegram to Hilter advising he would assume control of the Reich. US$ 15000-20000.
    Alexander Historical Auctions:<br>Lot 381. First public knowledge that Germany had surrendered - Teletype print-out and punch tape from the Pentagon's war message room.<br>US$ 8000-10000.
    Alexander Historical Auctions: Lot 721. Breeches buoy life fring from the sinking of the R.M.S. LUSITANIA. US$ 10000-12000
    Alexander Historical Auctions: Lot 759. Japanese body armor ca. 16th-17th century. US$ 10000-12000.
    Alexander Historical Auctions:<br>Lot 935. Union lieutenant colonel's uniform jacket. US$ 5000-7000
    Alexander Historical Auctions:<br>Lot 937. A surgeon's boxed set of amputation implements possibly used during and after the battle of Gettysburg. US$ 4000-5000.
    Alexander Historical Auctions:<br>Lot 1106. Black Voters Are Disenfranchised In Pennsylvania. Constitutional convention of 1837<br>in November 1838. US$ 300-400.
    Alexander Historical Auctions:<br>Lot 1133. "Alaska Views" Klondike photo albums (2). US$ 5000-8000.
    Alexander Historical Auctions:<br>Lot 1253. Kaiser Wilhelm II personally owned and worn Garde Hussar pelzmuetze ("busby")... <br> US$ 15000-20000.
    Alexander Historical Auctions: Lot 1459A. Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat original art - mutually executed and signed fingerprint cards. US$ 12000-15000.
  • <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0110.<br>John James Audubon. <i>Made in the United States and Their Territories.</i> The Birds of America from Drawings. Est. $10,000-15,000
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0116. Letter from John James Audubon to Robert Havell, His Engraver, signed "John J. Audubon", 1839. Est. $4,000-6,000.
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0141. George Washington Revolutionary War, 1779 letter to Brigadier General James Clinton. Est. $20,000-30,000
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0142.<br>Thomas Jefferson letter, 1802. One page letter written to his master carpenter, James Dinsmore.<br>Est. $15,000-25,000
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0170. William Bligh's <i>A Narrative of the Mutiny on Board His Majesty's Ship Bounty</i>.<br>Est. 15,000-20,000
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0181. <i>Georgia Scenes Characters, Incidents, Etc.</i>, by Augustus Baldwin Longstreet. <br>Est. $2,000-3,000
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0190.<br>[Hariot’s Virginia] <i>Wunderbarliche</i> doch Warhafftige Erklärung. Est. $50,000-70,000.
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0200. FDR’s copy of <i>The American Traveller; or Guide to the United States</i> by H. S. Tanner, 1837, with Franklin D. Roosevelt's ownership signature. Est. $500-800
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0205. Fine Pair English Globes John & William Cary London, 1800. Est. $15,000-25,000
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0220. Maris Pacicici [quod vulgo Mar del] by Abrahamus Ortelius, Antwerp, 1589. Est. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot 0263. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell [signed]. Est. $2,000-4,000
    <b>Brunk Auctions:</b> Lot One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey. First Edition, signed. Est. $2,000-4,000
  • <b>Christie's London, 15 July 2015. Valuable Books and Manuscripts including Cartography.</b>
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 1.<br>THE RESURRECTION, large historiated initial on a leaf from an Illuminated Manuscript on Vellum.<br>£40,000-£60,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 2. RAYMOND OF PENYAFORT (1175-1275), <i>Quia tractare intendimus</i>, with Tables of Consanquinity and Affinity. £30,000-£50,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 6. The Lamb in the Mist of the Elders, and the Opening of the Book, two miniatures. £40,000-£60,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 7. <br>The Prophet Nahum and A Man Playing an Organ, two historiated initials on a leaf of a Bible in Latin.<br>£50,000-£80,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July 2015. Valuable Books and Manuscripts including Cartography.</b>
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 20. The <i>'Gospels of Queen Theutberga'</i> in Latin, Illuminated Manuscript on Vellum. £1,000,000-£1,500,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 26. <i>Book of Hours</i>, use of Metz, in Latin and French, Illuminated Manuscript on Vellum. £80,000-£120,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 51. SHEPARD, E. H. (1879-1976) and<br>A. A. MILNE (1882-1956). <i>Vespers</i>. £30,000-£50,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 83. DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321). <i>La Commedia</i>. Commentary by Cristoforo Landino. £40,000-£60,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July 2015. Valuable Books and Manuscripts including Cartography.</b>
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 106. FRITH, Francis (1822-1898). <i>Egypt, Sinai, and Jerusalem: Series of Twenty Photo ...</i> £80,000-£120,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 114. MAN RAY (1890-1976). An album of gelatin silver prints, c.1920-c.1930. £60,000-£90,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 150. MERIAN, Maria Sibylla (1647-1717). <i>Neues Blumenbuch</i>. Nuremberg: Johann Andreas Graff, 1680. £200,000-£300,000.
    <b>Christie's London, 15 July:</b> Lot 157. WEINMANN, Johann Wilhelm (1683-1741). <i>Phytanthoza iconographia; sive Conspectus aliquot millium ...</i> £70,000-£100,000.

Sources in the Rare Book Transaction History

The following is a list of auction records, bibliographies, and certain historically important bookseller catalogues in the Rare Book Transaction History database, followed by the number of records in each source.
Click the source name for a description of that particular resource.

No. Source Name Total Records
1 AbeBooks Most Expensive 70
2 Adams Amsterdam Auctions 2250
3 Adams Amsterdam Book and Print Auctions 1178
4 Addison and Sarova 1666
5 Ader 28451
6 Aguttes 6939
7 Alain and Evelyne Morel de Westgaver 17242
8 Alaska Auction 415
9 ALDE 40604
10 Alderfer Auction Company 1218
11 Alexander Autographs 10515
12 Alexander Historical Auctions 2560
13 AltaCal OL 250
14 American Art Association 683
15 American Bibles 1480
16 American Book Auction Catalogues 10619
17 Americana Beginnings 79
18 Anderson Galleries 254
19 Anderson Galleries 1604 622
20 Anderson Galleries 1642 672
21 Anderson Galleries 1685 300
22 Anderson Galleries 1686 1171
23 Anderson Galleries 70 Nuggets 71
24 Anteo Subastas 0
25 Antiquarian Auctions 11643
26 AntiquarianAuctions.com 6507
27 Antiquariat Peter Kiefer 4571
28 Antiques Estate Auctioneers Appraisers 980
29 Arader Galleries 1321
30 Archives International Auctions 6301
31 Artcurial 34194
32 Asher 367
33 Aspire Auctions 1316
34 Auction Explorer Books 17337
35 Auctionata 1629
36 Audap and Mirabaud 2580
37 Australian Book Auctions 21267
38 Autographes Encheres 1198
39 Auxerre Encheres Estimations 4381
40 Bakker Boccelli Fine Art 1
41 Baltimore Book Auction 8796
42 Bauer 528
43 Bearnes Hampton and Littlewood 2812
44 Beaussant Lefevre 2749
45 Bent White Mountains 823
46 Bernard Quaritch 25960
47 Bibliotheca Munselliana 2331
48 Binoche et Giquello 4763
49 Blacksparrow 864
50 Bloomsbury Auctions 152400
51 Bloomsbury Book Auctions 56009
52 Bloomsbury Philobiblon 587
53 Boisgirard Provence Cote DAzur 346
54 Bolaffi Ambassador Auctions 3688
55 Bolaffi SPA 758
56 Bonhams 124654
57 Books by the Falls 667
58 Bradford 6239
59 Braislin 1997
60 Brinley 9138
61 Britwell Court 1916 493
62 Brunk Auctions 0
63 Bruun Rasmussen 21851
64 Bubb Kuyper 120393
65 Burgersdijk and Niermans 31175
66 Butterfield 1319
67 Carlsen Gallery 212
68 Case Antiques, Inc. 0
69 Castner Auction 29
70 CD David 128
71 CDowning Auctions 293
72 CF Libbie 21350
73 Charles Hamilton 29959
74 Charles Heartman 3033
75 Charles Wood 33965
76 Charlton Hall 165
77 Check List American Railroads 2707
78 Chinese Question 498
79 Christian Hesse Auktionen 0
80 Christies 218585
81 Church 1433
82 Clars Auction Gallery 7255
83 Claude Aguttes 233
84 CNY Book Auctions 219
85 Cohasco 263
86 Collection MC 72
87 Comic Connect 100
88 Copley Fine Art Auctions 479
89 Cornette de Saint Cyr 2351
90 Cottone 98
91 Coutau Begarie 4692
92 Cowans Auctions 6681
93 Cowans Historic Americana Auctions 1902
94 Dargate Auction Galleries 420
95 Dawson Book Shop 1189
96 De Baecque and Associes 3304
97 Decker 11230
98 Delvaux 348
99 Dirk Soulis Auctions 4233
100 Dominic Winter Book Auctions 103668
101 Dora Hood 85126
102 Dorotheum 29618
103 Dorothy Sloan Rare Books 5798
104 Doyle New York 13901
105 DSloan 4295
106 Du Mouchelles 180
107 Dupont 255
108 Dush 863
109 Early American 5196
110 Eberstadt 21456
111 Edward Lefkowicz 1402
112 Eldreds 5517
113 ERA Encheres 1798
114 EV Thompson 614
115 Evans 32214
116 Ferraton 24109
117 Field 1703
118 Field Auction 4879
119 Florence Number Nine 0
120 Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers 2192
121 Francis Edwards 166736
122 Francis Harper 73
123 Freemans 18907
124 Freemans Historic USS Constitution Colors 13
125 Galerias Louis Morton 6161
126 Galerie Bassenge 91920
127 Galerie Koller Auctions 9901
128 George Littlefield 16134
129 Goelet 895
130 Goldberg Coins and Collectibles 1086
131 Goldschmidt 49633
132 Gonnelli Casa DAste 8273
133 Goodspeed 233888
134 Gowans 309
135 Grays Auctioneers 1941
136 Grogan and Company 157
137 Guernseys 4154
138 Guillaumot Richard 402
139 Gulf Coast Book Auctions 394
140 Harmsworth 5068
141 Hartung and Hartung 31862
142 Hauff and Auvermann 38140
143 Hauswedell and Nolte 23548
144 HBradley Martin 48
145 Henri Godts Books and Prints Auctions 12953
146 Heritage Auction Galleries 24901
147 Heritage Auctions 255804
148 Heritage Map Museum 109
149 Hessney Auction Company 2
150 HNestler 3022
151 Holabird Associates 1527
152 Holabird Kagin Americana 4795
153 Holliday 1233
154 Howell 8059
155 Howes 11600
156 HRS Alabama 1807 to 1840 345
157 HRS Arizona 1860 to 1890 161
158 HRS California 489
159 HRS Chicago Ante Fire 1877
160 HRS Idaho 1839 to 1890 180
161 HRS Iowa 1837 to 1860 195
162 HRS Kansas 1854 to 1876 2034
163 HRS Kentucky 1787 to 1810 812
164 HRS Kentucky Imprints 591
165 HRS Minnesota 1849 to 1865 656
166 HRS Missouri 1808 to 1850 705
167 HRS Nebraska 1847 to 1876 503
168 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 522
169 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 Add 9
170 HRS New Mexico 1784 to 1876 300
171 HRS Ohio 1796 to 1820 591
172 HRS Tennessee 1793 to 1840 469
173 HRS TN Nashville 481
174 HRS TN Nashville AppA 4
175 HRS TN Nashville AppB 20
176 HRS TN Nashville AppC 10
177 HRS TN Pamphlets and Broadsides 797
178 HRS Utica NY 1799 to 1830 572
179 HRS West Virginia 1791 to 1830 106
180 HRS Wisconsin 569
181 HRS Wisconsin 1850 to 1854 549
182 HRS Wisconsin 1855 to 1858 724
183 HRS Wisconsin 1859 to 1863 712
184 HRS Wisconsin 1864 to 1869 931
185 HRS Wyoming 1866 to 1890 168
186 Huntington1269 308
187 Huntington1309 330
188 Huntington1406 245
189 Huntington1698 1015
190 HV Jones Sale 580
191 HVJones 304
192 HVJones Check List 1746
193 JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung 3251
194 Jacksons Auction 40
195 James D Cyr Auctioneer 1311
196 James D Julia Auctioneers 1136
197 JandS 13489
198 Jenkins 628
199 Jeschke Greve and Hauff 823
200 Jeschke Hauff und Auvermann 13821
201 Jeschke van vliet Buch und Kunstauktionen GmbH 14920
202 JMW Auction Gallery 1780
203 John Bellman Auctioneers 1489
204 John Howell Books Americana 718
205 John McInnis Auctioneers 2756
206 Johns Western Gallery 2826
207 Johnson 1415
208 Kapandji Morhange 13221
209 Kedem Auction 3102
210 Kenneth Karmiole 12221
211 Kenneth Nebenzahl 5907
212 Keno Auctions 15
213 Kestenbaum and Company 2189
214 Ketterer Kunst Doerling 34101
215 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers 61486
216 Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen 217516
217 KLeach 5502
218 Knotty Pine Auction Service 7144
219 Kolbe and Fanning Numismatic Booksellers 1085
220 Kraus 569
221 Laird Park 394
222 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society 5680
223 Lathrop Harper 14598
224 Laurence Witten Rare Books 1645
225 Lawrences Auctioneers 1917
226 Le Libraire Alain Ferraton 29331
227 Leekley 373
228 Leonard and Company 1
229 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers 13396
230 LF Robinson 1304 701
231 Librairie Loeb Larocque 1212
232 Light Horse Auctions 169
233 Littell 1141
234 Longs 11280
235 Ludewig 1220
236 Lyon and Turnbull 13747
237 MacManus 65020
238 Madigan 213
239 Maggs 60208
240 Maggs VI 542
241 Map World 422
242 Marc van de Wiele Auctions 10322
243 Marshall 1044
244 McLemore Auction Company 63
245 Mealys Auctioneers 13093
246 Michaans Auctions 351
247 Michael Brown 781
248 Michael Treloar 92
249 Mid Hudson Auction Galleries 1562
250 Midland 64251
251 Minerva Auctions Roma 6459
252 Morton Casa de Subastas 11360
253 MS Rare Books 34295
254 Murphy 3307
255 NAMagazines 255
256 National Art Galleries 1932 157
257 National Book Auctions 39060
258 Neal Auction Company 1982
259 Neret Minet and Tessier 23119
260 New England Auctions 2142
261 New England Book Auctions 15928
262 Norris 4311
263 Northeast Auctions 908
264 Nosbüsch & Stucke 3779
265 OGER et CAMPER 720
266 OGER et DUMONT 100
267 OGER et SEMONT 531
268 Old World Auctions 40174
269 One Of A Kind Collectibles 0
270 OSENAT 3606
271 Otto Lange 23114
272 Paige Auction 709
273 Pandolfini 608
274 Parke Bernet 32435
275 Paulo Adams Auction Service 118
276 PBA Galleries 114443
277 PC Petersburg 1786 to 1876 637
278 Pennypacker943 6707
279 Penrose 365
280 PIASA 34842
281 Picard Audap Solanet Velliet Teissedre 424
282 Pierre Berge and Associes 5264
283 Pilling 5532
284 Plaza Art Auction Galleries 129
285 Potomack Company 157
286 Potter and Potter Auctions 935
287 Poulin Antiques Auctions 1077
288 Profiles in History 16571
289 Rachel Davis Fine Arts 3131
290 Rago Arts and Auctions 420
291 Ralph Kristiansen 966
292 Randall and Windle 4447
293 Reiss and Sohn 59367
294 Remy Le Fur and Associes 197
295 RENAUD GIQUELLO ASSOCIES 374
296 Rice 2645
297 RM Smythe 923
298 Robert Brown 163
299 Robert Hayman 9117
300 Robert Siegel Galleries 3071
301 Robinson 9390
302 Romantic Agony Book and Print Auctions 41729
303 Rosenbach 8252
304 Rossini 4447
305 Royka Auctioneers Appraisers 176
306 RR Auction 46722
307 RW Olivers 550
308 Sabin 106729
309 Sabin Handy Bib 995
310 Sawyer 34396
311 Scribner 14048
312 Shapiro Auctioneers 5
313 Sheppards Irish Auction House 0
314 Siebert 1084
315 SJ Winslow Associates 5949
316 Skinner 12943
317 Soliday 5224
318 Sotheby Parke Bernet 15509
319 Sothebys 1018735
320 Southern 9651
321 Spink Shreves Galleries 1294
322 Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers 1790
323 Stockholms Auktionsverk 518
324 Streeter 4423
325 Swaen Map Auction 10376
326 Swann Galleries 354194
327 Tajan 8488
328 Terry Part I 361
329 Terry Part II 370
330 Terry Part III 444
331 The Written Word Autographs 941
332 Thomas Scheler 116
333 Thomaston Place Auction Galleries 1407
334 Three Rivers Auction Company 437
335 TN Luther Books 35327
336 Tooveys 9470
337 Trotting Hill Park Books 267
338 UP James 6491
339 Valley Auctions 453
340 Venator and Hanstein 15623
341 Vermot de Pas 5899
342 Vinson 112
343 Waddingtons 877
344 Watkins Americana 184
345 Waverly Auctions 19465
346 Webbs 546
347 William Allen 13871
348 William Parkinson 505
349 William Salloch 11786
350 William Schab 4827
351 Winter Associates 295
352 Witten 109
353 Woolley and Wallis 1124
354 Wright Howes 12365
355 Yeshiva Ahavas Torah Baranovich 355
356 Zamorano Eighty 80
357 Zisska and Kistner 22702
358 Zisska and Lacher 2084
359 Zisska and Schauer 28797