• <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 Christies 218585
80 Church 1433
81 Clars Auction Gallery 7255
82 Claude Aguttes 233
83 CNY Book Auctions 219
84 Cohasco 263
85 Collection MC 72
86 Comic Connect 100
87 Copley Fine Art Auctions 479
88 Cornette de Saint Cyr 2351
89 Cottone 98
90 Coutau Begarie 4692
91 Cowans Auctions 6681
92 Cowans Historic Americana Auctions 1902
93 Dargate Auction Galleries 420
94 Dawson Book Shop 1189
95 De Baecque and Associes 3304
96 Decker 11230
97 Delvaux 348
98 Dirk Soulis Auctions 4233
99 Dominic Winter Book Auctions 103668
100 Dora Hood 85126
101 Dorotheum 29618
102 Dorothy Sloan Rare Books 5798
103 Doyle New York 13901
104 DSloan 4295
105 Du Mouchelles 180
106 Dupont 255
107 Dush 863
108 Early American 5196
109 Eberstadt 21456
110 Edward Lefkowicz 1402
111 Eldreds 5517
112 ERA Encheres 1798
113 EV Thompson 614
114 Evans 32214
115 Ferraton 24109
116 Field 1703
117 Field Auction 4879
118 Florence Number Nine 0
119 Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers 2192
120 Francis Edwards 166736
121 Francis Harper 73
122 Freemans 18907
123 Freemans Historic USS Constitution Colors 13
124 Galerias Louis Morton 6161
125 Galerie Bassenge 91920
126 Galerie Koller Auctions 9901
127 George Littlefield 16134
128 Goelet 895
129 Goldberg Coins and Collectibles 1086
130 Goldschmidt 49633
131 Gonnelli Casa DAste 8273
132 Goodspeed 233888
133 Gowans 309
134 Grays Auctioneers 1941
135 Grogan and Company 157
136 Guernseys 2843
137 Guillaumot Richard 402
138 Gulf Coast Book Auctions 394
139 Harmsworth 5068
140 Hartung and Hartung 31862
141 Hauff and Auvermann 38140
142 Hauswedell and Nolte 23548
143 HBradley Martin 48
144 Henri Godts Books and Prints Auctions 12953
145 Heritage Auction Galleries 24901
146 Heritage Auctions 255591
147 Heritage Map Museum 109
148 Hessney Auction Company 2
149 HNestler 3022
150 Holabird Associates 1527
151 Holabird Kagin Americana 4795
152 Holliday 1233
153 Howell 8059
154 Howes 11600
155 HRS Alabama 1807 to 1840 345
156 HRS Arizona 1860 to 1890 161
157 HRS California 489
158 HRS Chicago Ante Fire 1877
159 HRS Idaho 1839 to 1890 180
160 HRS Iowa 1837 to 1860 195
161 HRS Kansas 1854 to 1876 2034
162 HRS Kentucky 1787 to 1810 812
163 HRS Kentucky Imprints 591
164 HRS Minnesota 1849 to 1865 656
165 HRS Missouri 1808 to 1850 705
166 HRS Nebraska 1847 to 1876 503
167 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 522
168 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 Add 9
169 HRS New Mexico 1784 to 1876 300
170 HRS Ohio 1796 to 1820 591
171 HRS Tennessee 1793 to 1840 469
172 HRS TN Nashville 481
173 HRS TN Nashville AppA 4
174 HRS TN Nashville AppB 20
175 HRS TN Nashville AppC 10
176 HRS TN Pamphlets and Broadsides 797
177 HRS Utica NY 1799 to 1830 572
178 HRS West Virginia 1791 to 1830 106
179 HRS Wisconsin 569
180 HRS Wisconsin 1850 to 1854 549
181 HRS Wisconsin 1855 to 1858 724
182 HRS Wisconsin 1859 to 1863 712
183 HRS Wisconsin 1864 to 1869 931
184 HRS Wyoming 1866 to 1890 168
185 Huntington1269 308
186 Huntington1309 330
187 Huntington1406 245
188 Huntington1698 1015
189 HV Jones Sale 580
190 HVJones 304
191 HVJones Check List 1746
192 JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung 3251
193 Jacksons Auction 40
194 James D Cyr Auctioneer 1311
195 James D Julia Auctioneers 1136
196 JandS 13489
197 Jenkins 628
198 Jeschke Greve and Hauff 823
199 Jeschke Hauff und Auvermann 13821
200 Jeschke van vliet Buch und Kunstauktionen GmbH 14920
201 JMW Auction Gallery 1780
202 John Bellman Auctioneers 1489
203 John Howell Books Americana 718
204 John McInnis Auctioneers 2756
205 Johns Western Gallery 2826
206 Johnson 1415
207 Kapandji Morhange 13221
208 Kedem Auction 3102
209 Kenneth Karmiole 12221
210 Kenneth Nebenzahl 5907
211 Keno Auctions 15
212 Kestenbaum and Company 2189
213 Ketterer Kunst Doerling 34101
214 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers 61486
215 Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen 217516
216 KLeach 5502
217 Knotty Pine Auction Service 7144
218 Kolbe and Fanning Numismatic Booksellers 1085
219 Kraus 569
220 Laird Park 394
221 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society 5680
222 Lathrop Harper 14598
223 Laurence Witten Rare Books 1645
224 Lawrences Auctioneers 1917
225 Le Libraire Alain Ferraton 29331
226 Leekley 373
227 Leonard and Company 1
228 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers 13396
229 LF Robinson 1304 701
230 Librairie Loeb Larocque 1212
231 Light Horse Auctions 169
232 Littell 1141
233 Longs 11280
234 Ludewig 1220
235 Lyon and Turnbull 13747
236 MacManus 65020
237 Madigan 213
238 Maggs 60208
239 Maggs VI 542
240 Map World 422
241 Marc van de Wiele Auctions 10322
242 Marshall 1044
243 McLemore Auction Company 63
244 Mealys Auctioneers 13093
245 Michaans Auctions 351
246 Michael Brown 781
247 Michael Treloar 92
248 Mid Hudson Auction Galleries 1562
249 Midland 64251
250 Minerva Auctions Roma 6459
251 Morton Casa de Subastas 11360
252 MS Rare Books 34295
253 Murphy 3307
254 NAMagazines 255
255 National Art Galleries 1932 157
256 National Book Auctions 39060
257 Neal Auction Company 1982
258 Neret Minet and Tessier 23119
259 New England Auctions 2142
260 New England Book Auctions 15928
261 Norris 4311
262 Northeast Auctions 908
263 Nosbüsch & Stucke 3779
264 OGER et CAMPER 720
265 OGER et DUMONT 100
266 OGER et SEMONT 531
267 Old World Auctions 40174
268 One Of A Kind Collectibles 0
269 OSENAT 3606
270 Otto Lange 23114
271 Paige Auction 709
272 Pandolfini 608
273 Parke Bernet 32435
274 Paulo Adams Auction Service 118
275 PBA Galleries 114443
276 PC Petersburg 1786 to 1876 637
277 Pennypacker943 6707
278 Penrose 365
279 PIASA 34842
280 Picard Audap Solanet Velliet Teissedre 424
281 Pierre Berge and Associes 5264
282 Pilling 5532
283 Plaza Art Auction Galleries 129
284 Potomack Company 157
285 Potter and Potter Auctions 935
286 Poulin Antiques Auctions 1077
287 Profiles in History 16571
288 Rachel Davis Fine Arts 3131
289 Rago Arts and Auctions 420
290 Ralph Kristiansen 966
291 Randall and Windle 4447
292 Reiss and Sohn 59367
293 Remy Le Fur and Associes 197
294 RENAUD GIQUELLO ASSOCIES 374
295 Rice 2645
296 RM Smythe 923
297 Robert Brown 163
298 Robert Hayman 9117
299 Robert Siegel Galleries 3071
300 Robinson 9390
301 Romantic Agony Book and Print Auctions 41729
302 Rosenbach 8252
303 Rossini 4447
304 Royka Auctioneers Appraisers 176
305 RR Auction 46722
306 RW Olivers 550
307 Sabin 106729
308 Sabin Handy Bib 995
309 Sawyer 34396
310 Scribner 14048
311 Shapiro Auctioneers 5
312 Sheppards Irish Auction House 0
313 Siebert 1084
314 SJ Winslow Associates 5949
315 Skinner 12943
316 Soliday 5224
317 Sotheby Parke Bernet 15509
318 Sothebys 1018735
319 Southern 9651
320 Spink Shreves Galleries 1294
321 Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers 1790
322 Stockholms Auktionsverk 518
323 Streeter 4423
324 Swaen Map Auction 10376
325 Swann Galleries 354194
326 Tajan 8488
327 Terry Part I 361
328 Terry Part II 370
329 Terry Part III 444
330 The Written Word Autographs 941
331 Thomas Scheler 116
332 Thomaston Place Auction Galleries 1407
333 Three Rivers Auction Company 437
334 TN Luther Books 35327
335 Tooveys 9470
336 Trotting Hill Park Books 267
337 UP James 6491
338 Valley Auctions 453
339 Venator and Hanstein 15623
340 Vermot de Pas 5899
341 Vinson 112
342 Waddingtons 877
343 Watkins Americana 184
344 Waverly Auctions 19465
345 Webbs 546
346 William Allen 13871
347 William Parkinson 505
348 William Salloch 11786
349 William Schab 4827
350 Winter Associates 295
351 Witten 109
352 Woolley and Wallis 1124
353 Wright Howes 12365
354 Yeshiva Ahavas Torah Baranovich 355
355 Zamorano Eighty 80
356 Zisska and Kistner 22702
357 Zisska and Lacher 2084
358 Zisska and Schauer 28797