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 25 Blythe Road 852
2 AbeBooks Most Expensive 70
3 Adams Amsterdam Auctions 3295
4 Adams Amsterdam Book and Print Auctions 1178
5 Addison and Sarova 3066
6 Ader 38008
7 Aguttes 8146
8 Alain and Evelyne Morel de Westgaver 17779
9 Alaska Auction 1370
10 ALDE 47506
11 Alderfer Auction Company 1218
12 Alexander Autographs 10515
13 Alexander Historical Auctions 8495
14 AltaCal OL 250
15 American Art Association 683
16 American Bibles 1480
17 American Book Auction Catalogues 10619
18 Americana Beginnings 679
19 Anderson Galleries 712989
20 Anderson Galleries 1604 622
21 Anderson Galleries 1642 672
22 Anderson Galleries 1685 300
23 Anderson Galleries 1686 1171
24 Anderson Galleries 70 Nuggets 71
25 Anteo Subastas 0
26 Antiquarian Auctions 11643
27 AntiquarianAuctions.com 11925
28 Antiquariat Peter Kiefer 4571
29 Antiques Estate Auctioneers Appraisers 980
30 Arader Galleries 3292
31 Archives International Auctions 12579
32 Artcurial 38299
33 Asher 367
34 Aspire Auctions 1722
35 Auction Explorer Books 17337
36 Auctionata 11343
37 Audap and Mirabaud 3904
38 Australian Book Auctions 23446
39 Autographes Encheres 1198
40 Auxerre Encheres Estimations 4639
41 Bakker Boccelli Fine Art 1
42 Baltimore Book Auction 8796
43 Bauer 528
44 Bearnes Hampton and Littlewood 4775
45 Beaussant Lefevre 3057
46 Bent White Mountains 823
47 Bernard Quaritch 25960
48 Bibliopathos 568
49 Bibliotheca Munselliana 2331
50 Binoche et Giquello 8774
51 Blacksparrow 864
52 Bloomsbury Auctions 168417
53 Bloomsbury Book Auctions 56009
54 Boisgirard Provence Cote DAzur 346
55 Bolaffi Ambassador Auctions 7521
56 Bolaffi SPA 758
57 Bonhams 135711
58 Books by the Falls 667
59 Bradford 6239
60 Braislin 1997
61 Brinley 9138
62 Britwell Court 1916 493
63 Brunk Auctions 648
64 Bruun Rasmussen 30257
65 Bubb Kuyper 138919
66 Burgersdijk and Niermans 34892
67 Butterfield 1319
68 Carlsen Gallery 302
69 Case Antiques, Inc. 474
70 Castner Auction 29
71 CD David 128
72 CDowning Auctions 293
73 CF Libbie 34633
74 Charles Hamilton 29959
75 Charles Heartman 3033
76 Charles Wood 33965
77 Charlton Hall 559
78 Check List American Railroads 2707
79 Chinese Question 498
80 Chiswick Auctions 408
81 Christian Hesse Auktionen 3523
82 Christies 231051
83 Church 1433
84 Clars Auction Gallery 11742
85 Claude Aguttes 233
86 CNY Book Auctions 219
87 Cohasco 263
88 Collection MC 72
89 Comic Connect 100
90 Connecticut Book Auctions 175
91 Copley Fine Art Auctions 854
92 Cornette de Saint Cyr 2351
93 Cottone 98
94 Coutau Begarie 4692
95 Cowans Auctions 10726
96 Cowans Historic Americana Auctions 1902
97 Dallas Auction Gallery 119
98 Dargate Auction Galleries 420
99 Dawson Book Shop 1189
100 De Baecque and Associes 7684
101 Decker 11230
102 Delvaux 348
103 Dirk Soulis Auctions 5348
104 Dominic Winter Book Auctions 117837
105 Dora Hood 85126
106 Dorotheum 34804
107 Dorothy Sloan Rare Books 6344
108 Doyle New York 16730
109 DSloan 4295
110 Du Mouchelles 180
111 Dupont 255
112 Dush 863
113 Early American 5196
114 Eberstadt 21456
115 Edward Lefkowicz 1402
116 Eldreds 7459
117 ERA Encheres 1798
118 EV Thompson 614
119 Evans 32214
120 Ferraton 31487
121 Field 1703
122 Field Auction 4879
123 Florence Number Nine 37
124 Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers 4659
125 Forum Auctions 3012
126 Forum Auctions in Italy 588
127 Francis Edwards 166736
128 Francis Harper 73
129 Freemans 21029
130 Freemans Historic USS Constitution Colors 13
131 Galerias Louis Morton 6161
132 Galerie Bassenge 103638
133 Galerie Koller Auctions 9901
134 Gateway Gallery Auction 384
135 George Littlefield 16134
136 Gibson Auction Inc. 283
137 Goelet 895
138 Goldberg Coins and Collectibles 2102
139 Goldschmidt 49633
140 Gonnelli Casa DAste 11672
141 Goodspeed 233888
142 Gowans 309
143 Grays Auctioneers 3182
144 Grogan and Company 246
145 Guernseys 5235
146 Guillaumot Richard 402
147 Gulf Coast Book Auctions 394
148 Harmsworth 5068
149 Hartung and Hartung 31862
150 Hauff and Auvermann 39415
151 Hauswedell and Nolte 24873
152 HBradley Martin 48
153 Henkels 6698
154 Henri Godts Books and Prints Auctions 16164
155 Heritage Auction Galleries 24901
156 Heritage Auctions 411766
157 Heritage Map Museum 109
158 Hessney Auction Company 2
159 HNestler 3022
160 Holabird Associates 1527
161 Holabird Kagin Americana 13776
162 Holliday 1233
163 Howell 8059
164 Howes US IANA 11600
165 HRS Alabama 1807 to 1840 345
166 HRS Arizona 1860 to 1890 161
167 HRS California 489
168 HRS Chicago Ante Fire 1877
169 HRS Idaho 1839 to 1890 180
170 HRS Iowa 1837 to 1860 195
171 HRS Kansas 1854 to 1876 2034
172 HRS Kentucky 1787 to 1810 812
173 HRS Kentucky Imprints 591
174 HRS Minnesota 1849 to 1865 656
175 HRS Missouri 1808 to 1850 705
176 HRS Nebraska 1847 to 1876 503
177 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 522
178 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 Add 9
179 HRS New Mexico 1784 to 1876 300
180 HRS Ohio 1796 to 1820 591
181 HRS Tennessee 1793 to 1840 469
182 HRS TN Nashville 481
183 HRS TN Nashville AppA 4
184 HRS TN Nashville AppB 20
185 HRS TN Nashville AppC 10
186 HRS TN Pamphlets and Broadsides 797
187 HRS Utica NY 1799 to 1830 572
188 HRS West Virginia 1791 to 1830 106
189 HRS Wisconsin 569
190 HRS Wisconsin 1850 to 1854 549
191 HRS Wisconsin 1855 to 1858 724
192 HRS Wisconsin 1859 to 1863 712
193 HRS Wisconsin 1864 to 1869 931
194 HRS Wyoming 1866 to 1890 168
195 Huntington1269 308
196 Huntington1309 330
197 Huntington1406 245
198 Huntington1698 1015
199 HV Jones Sale 580
200 HVJones 304
201 HVJones Check List 1746
202 Il Ponte 538
203 JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung 5087
204 Jacksons Auction 180
205 James D Cyr Auctioneer 1311
206 James D Julia Auctioneers 1480
207 JandS 13489
208 Jasper52 112
209 JellyFishTree 556
210 Jenkins 628
211 Jeschke Greve and Hauff 823
212 Jeschke Hauff und Auvermann 13821
213 Jeschke van vliet Buch und Kunstauktionen GmbH 22765
214 JMW Auction Gallery 1780
215 John Bellman Auctioneers 1489
216 John Howell Books Americana 718
217 John McInnis Auctioneers 3636
218 Johns Western Gallery 2826
219 Johnson 1415
220 Kapandji Morhange 13221
221 Kedem Auction 9731
222 Kenneth Karmiole 12221
223 Kenneth Nebenzahl 5907
224 Keno Auctions 15
225 Kestenbaum and Company 3538
226 Ketterer Kunst Doerling 38049
227 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers 71687
228 Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen 255052
229 KLeach 5502
230 Knotty Pine Auction Service 8039
231 Kolbe and Fanning Numismatic Booksellers 4289
232 Kraus 569
233 Laird Park 394
234 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society 10888
235 Lathrop Harper 14598
236 Laurence Witten Rare Books 1645
237 Lawrences Auctioneers 1917
238 Le Libraire Alain Ferraton 29331
239 Leekley 373
240 Leland Little Auctions 49
241 Leonard and Company 1
242 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers 16719
243 LF Robinson 1304 701
244 Librairie Loeb Larocque 1212
245 Light Horse Auctions 169
246 Littell 1141
247 Longs 11280
248 Ludewig 1220
249 Lyon and Turnbull 15713
250 MacManus 65020
251 Madigan 213
252 Maggs 60208
253 Maggs VI 542
254 Maître Bernard GALATEAU 0
255 Map World 422
256 Marc van de Wiele Auctions 14780
257 Marshall 1044
258 McLemore Auction Company 63
259 Mealys Auctioneers 13093
260 Merwin Clayton Sales Company 6958
261 Merwin Sales Company NY 0
262 Michaans Auctions 1674
263 Michael Brown 781
264 Michael Treloar 347
265 Mid Hudson Auction Galleries 2366
266 Midland 64251
267 Minerva Auctions Roma 10148
268 Moreshet Auctions 550
269 Morton Casa de Subastas 14491
270 MS Rare Books 34295
271 Murphy 3307
272 NAMagazines 255
273 National Art Galleries 1932 157
274 National Book Auctions 55319
275 Neal Auction Company 2870
276 Neret Minet and Tessier 27077
277 New England Auctions 2142
278 New England Book Auctions 15928
279 Norris 4311
280 Northeast Auctions 1330
281 Nosbüsch & Stucke 9964
282 OGER et CAMPER 720
283 OGER et DUMONT 100
284 OGER et SEMONT 531
285 Old World Auctions 47141
286 One Of A Kind Collectibles 0
287 OSENAT 4805
288 OShaughnessy 1984
289 Otto Lange 23114
290 Paige Auction 1092
291 Pandolfini 1190
292 Parke Bernet 84336
293 Paulo Adams Auction Service 118
294 PBA Galleries 134726
295 PC Petersburg 1786 to 1876 637
296 Pennypacker943 6707
297 Penrose 365
298 Philobiblon Auctions 2552
299 PIASA 37569
300 Picard Audap Solanet Velliet Teissedre 424
301 Pierre Berge and Associes 7304
302 Pilling 5532
303 Plaza Art Auction Galleries 129
304 Potomack Company 656
305 Potter and Potter Auctions 7186
306 Poulin Antiques Auctions 1077
307 Profiles in History 23116
308 Purcell Auctioneers 1598
309 Quagga Rare Books and Art 257
310 Rachel Davis Fine Arts 5589
311 Rago Arts and Auctions 1437
312 Ralph Kristiansen 966
313 Randall and Windle 4447
314 Reiss and Sohn 59367
315 Remy Le Fur and Associes 197
316 RENAUD GIQUELLO ASSOCIES 374
317 Rice 2645
318 RJM Autographs and Antiques 630
319 RM Smythe 923
320 Robert Brown 163
321 Robert Hayman 9117
322 Robert Siegel Galleries 4498
323 Robinson 9390
324 Romantic Agony Book and Print Auctions 45795
325 Rosenbach 8252
326 Rossini 6266
327 Royka Auctioneers Appraisers 176
328 RR Auction 70820
329 RW Olivers 550
330 Sabin 106729
331 Sabin Handy Bib 995
332 Sawyer 34396
333 Scott & O'Shaughnessy 4087
334 Scribner 14048
335 Shapiro Auctioneers 5
336 Shapiro Auctions 184
337 Sheppards Irish Auction House 264
338 Siebert 1084
339 SJ Winslow Associates 5949
340 Skinner 15623
341 Soler Y Llach 1322
342 Soliday 5224
343 Sotheby Parke Bernet 15509
344 Sothebys 1035728
345 Southern 9651
346 Spink Shreves Galleries 1294
347 Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers 2898
348 Stockholms Auktionsverk 1585
349 Streeter 4423
350 Swaen Map Auction 10376
351 Swann Galleries 372725
352 Tajan 10674
353 Terry Part I 361
354 Terry Part II 370
355 Terry Part III 444
356 The Written Word Autographs 1490
357 Thomas Scheler 116
358 Thomaston Place Auction Galleries 1755
359 Three Rivers Auction Company 437
360 TN Luther Books 35327
361 Tooveys 13345
362 Treadway Gallery 0
363 Trotting Hill Park Books 267
364 UP James 6491
365 Valley Auctions 453
366 Venator and Hanstein 19599
367 Vermot de Pas 12464
368 Vinson 112
369 Waddingtons 877
370 Walpole Galleries 2784
371 Watkins Americana 184
372 Waverly Auctions 21905
373 Webbs 546
374 William Allen 13871
375 William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals 275
376 William Parkinson 505
377 William Salloch 11786
378 William Schab 4827
379 Winners Auctions and Exhibitions 1190
380 Winter Associates 757
381 Witten 109
382 Woolley and Wallis 1128
383 Wright Howes 12365
384 Yeshiva Ahavas Torah Baranovich 355
385 Zamorano Eighty 80
386 Zisska and Kistner 22702
387 Zisska and Lacher 7664
388 Zisska and Schauer 28797
  • <b>Arader Galleries, March 25, 2017: Spring 2017 Auction</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> Ruffed Grous, Plate 41. John James Audubon from <i>Birds of America</i>. Double Elephant Folio. First Edition Engravings with Original Hand Color. $45,000 – 60,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> Rosate Spoonbill, Plate 321. John James Audubon from <i>Birds of America</i>. Double Elephant Folio. First Edition Engravings with Original Hand Color. $110,000 – 150,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> American White Pelican, Plate 311. John James Audubon. First Edition Robert Havell Aquatint Engraving with Original Hand Color From <i>Birds of America</i> Double Elephant Folio.<br>$100,000 – 140,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, March 25, 2017: Spring 2017 Auction</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> Jaguar, Plate 101. John James Audubon. $12,000 – 16,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> <i>Birds of Asia</i>. John Gould (1804-1881). London: Taylor and Francis for the Author, 1850-83. $80,000 – 130,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> <i>The Birds of Europe</i>. John Gould (1804-1881). London: by Richard and John E. Taylor, published by the Author 1832-37. $60,000 – 90,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, March 25, 2017: Spring 2017 Auction</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> <i>The Birds of Great Britain</i>. John Gould (1804-1881). London: Taylor and Francis for the author, [1862]-1873.<br>$30,000 - 45,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> <i>The Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands</i>. Mark Catesby (1682/83–1749). London: [1729-] 1731-1743 [-1747].<br>$275,000 – 350,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> <i>Dell’arcano del mare</i> [Books 1-4]. Robert Dudley (1573-1649). Firenze: Francesco Onofri, 1646. $50,000 - 70,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, March 25, 2017: Spring 2017 Auction</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> <i>Cartes Generales de Toutes les Parties du Monde</i>. Nicholas Sanson D’Abbeville (1600-1667). Paris: The Author and Pierre Mariette, 1658 [but 1659]. $20,000 - 30,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> <i>A Map of the Inhabited Part of Virginia, containing the whole of the Province of Maryland with Part of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and North Carolina.</i> Joshua Fry and Peter Jefferson.<br>$150,000 – 300,000
    <b>Arader Galleries, Mar. 25:</b> <i>Voyage dans l’Interieur de l’Amerique du Nord execute pendant les annees 1832, 1833 et 1834.</i> BODMER, Karl (illustrator) - Prince Maximilian zu Wied-Neuwied. $525,000 – 750,000
  • <b>Seth Kaller:</b> “America the Beautiful”
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> George Washington, Tongue-in-Cheek, Writes James McHenry About His Wife or Mistress—But Funding the Continental Army is the Real Topic
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Young’s Map of the United States
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> President Lincoln & His Most Profitable Client, the Illinois Central Railroad
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Lincoln Thanks Former Pro-Slavery and Newly Republican Congressman for a Fiery Anti-Slavery Speech at a Philadelphia Campaign Rally
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> “A Visit From St. Nicholas” - great association copy inscribed by Clement C. Moore
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Einstein Agrees to Allow “a Short Book on the Hydrogen Bomb” to Use His Statement Made on Eleanor Roosevelt’s TV Show
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> The Building Blocks of Albert Einstein’s Creative Mind
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> A Unique Manuscript Map of Block Island Sound Including Fisher’s and Gardiner’s Islands, the Hamptons, and Montauk Point
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> J.R.R. Tolkien Writes his Proofreader with a Lengthy Discussion of the Lord of the Rings, Including Criticism of Radio Broadcasts of his Work
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Six Benjamin Franklin Signed Receipts – Including his Earliest Obtainable Autograph — Acknowledging a Donation to the Famous Library Company He Founded, and Five Payments for His Pennsylvania Gazette
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Sherman Dishes on Lincoln & Thomas, Meade, Sheridan, Halleck & Grant
  • <b>Now in press: 19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> <i>The First American Magna Carta. English Liberties.</i> Boston, 1721.
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Babbage presentation to Peel, the man who killed the Difference Engine 1832
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> The Stamp Act. 1765
    <b>Now in press: 19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Central Park Photographs by Prevost 1862
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Salem Witch Trials. Wonders of the Invisible World 1693
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> Mammoth print of Millie-Christine, "The Carolina Twins" c. 1868
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30: Printed & Manuscript African Americana</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> Malcolm X, typed manuscripts for the <i>LA Herald Dispatch</i> column "God's Angry Men," 1957.<br>$200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> Frederick Douglass, Autograph Letter Signed to George Alfred Townsend, Washington, 1880.<br>$40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> Carte-de-visite album featuring a previously unrecorded image of Harriet Tubman, 1860s.<br>$20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30: Printed & Manuscript African Americana</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> Collection of documents from the Montgomery Improvement Association, Alabama, 1955-63. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> Martin Luther King, Jr., working draft of the "Letter from Birmingham Jail," Alabama, 1963. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> <i>Benjamin Bannaker's Almanac</i> for 1795, Baltimore. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30: Printed & Manuscript African Americana</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> Collection of 41 letters addressed to Rebecca Primus, 1854-72.<br>$20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> Abby Fisher, <i>What Mrs. Fisher Knows About Old Southern Cooking</i>, first edition, San Francisco, 1881.<br>$10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> Victor H. Green, <i>The Negro Motorist Green-Book for 1941</i>, New York, 1940. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar. 30:</b> Toni Morrison, <i>The Bluest Eye, </i>reviewer's copy, New York, 1971. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b>Doyle, Apr. 26:</b> THE PAPERS OF BREVET MAJOR GENERAL JOHN GROSS BARNARD (1815-1882), Chief Engineer of the Army of the Potomac. Estimate: $75,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, Apr. 26:</b> ALVIN LANGDON COBURN. London. With 20 photogravures by Coburn and text by Hilaire Belloc, London and New York: 1909. First edition. Est: $4,000-6,000
    <b>Doyle, Apr. 26:</b> WILLIAM FADEN, A Plan of New York Island, with part of Long Island, Staten Island & East New Jersey. London: 1776. Estimate: $5,000-8,000
    <b>Doyle, Apr. 26:</b> MAX BEERBOHM, Lord Curzon delivering an oration. Original drawing with collage. London, 1912. Est: $2,000-3,000
    <b>Doyle, Apr. 26:</b> AMERICAN REVOLUTION, Recueil des Loix Constitutives des Colonies Angloises. A Philadelphie, et se vend a Paris: Cellot & Jombert, 1778. First collected edition in French. Estimate: $500-800
    <b>Doyle, Apr. 26:</b> WILLIAM TECUMSEH SHERMAN, Confederate General Joseph Johnston's copy of Sherman's General Orders No. 65 announcing the final agreement of Surrender, 27 April 1865. Est: $4,000-6,000
    <b>Doyle, Apr. 26:</b> JOHN KEATS, Lamia, Isabella, the Eve of Saint Agnes and Other Poems. London: Taylor and Hessey, 1820. First edition of Keats’s third book.. Estimate: $5,000-7,000
    <b>Doyle, Apr. 26:</b> M. T. Cicero's Cato Major, or his discourse of Old-age: With Explanatory Notes. Philadelphia: Benjamin Franklin, 1744. Est: $5,000-8,000
    <b>Doyle, Apr. 26:</b> WINSTON S CHURCHILL, History of the English Speaking Peoples. London: Cassell, 1956-58. First editions. Est: $1,500-2,500
  • <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books and Works on Paper. March 30, 2017</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Potter (Beatrix). The Tale of Peter Rabbit, first edition, first issue, [1901]. Part of an extensive, private Beatrix Potter collection. £15,000 - 20,000
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge). The Hunting of the Snark, first edition, with original printed dust-jacket, 1876.<br>£7,000 - 9,000
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Buckland Wright (John). Pervigilium Veneris: The Vigil of Venus, number 1 of 100 copies (Christopher Sandford's copy), Golden Cockerel Press, 1939.<br>£2,000 - 3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books and Works on Paper. March 30, 2017</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Kelmscott Press. Keats (John). The Poems, one of 300, orig. vellum, 8vo, Kelmscott Press, 1894. £1,800 - 2,200
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Greenhill (Elizabeth).- Morison (Stanley) and Kenneth Day. The Typographic Book, 1450-1935, bound in dark green goatskin by Elizabeth Greenhill, 1963. £6,000 - 8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Fitzgerald (F. Scott). The Great Gatsby, first edition, first state dust-jacket, New York, 1925. £25,000 - 35,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books and Works on Paper. March 30, 2017</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Dionysius, <i>Halicarnassensis</i>. Antiquitates Romanae, Editio princeps, Treviso, Bernardinus Celerius, 24 or 25 February, 1480. £4,000 - 6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Canon Law. [Laurentius Puldericus. Breviarum decreti], manuscript in Latin, on paper, [?Germany], [c. 1450].<br>£5,000 - 7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Swimming. Percey (William) The Compleat Swimmer: or, the Art of Swimming, first and only edition, by J.C. for Henry Fletcher, 1658. £5,000 - 7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books and Works on Paper. March 30, 2017</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Binding with silverwork by Anthony Nelme. The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament and the New: : newly translated out of the original tongues, Oxford, John Baskett, 1716. £10,000 - 15,000
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> George IV's copy. Nash (John, architect). The Royal Pavilion at Brighton, one of 10 copies, 1826. £8,000 - 10,000
    <b>Forum Auctions Mar. 30:</b> Blake (William, 1757-1827). "With Dreams upon my bed thou scarest me & affrightest me with Visions", 1825. £700 - 1,000
  • <b>Auction Pierre Bergé & associés in association with Sotheby’s: Important Books and Manuscripts from the Library of Jean A. Bonna from the 15th to the 20th Century. Sale on April 26, 2017. Exhibition in London March 28-30</b>
    <b>Pierre Bergé & Associés, Apr. 26:</b> Galileo, <i>Discorsi e Dimostrazioni matematiche.</i> Leyde, Elzevier, 1638. Original edition: only known copy of the first state. €700,000 – 900,000
    <b>Pierre Bergé & Associés, Apr. 26:</b> Fables illustrated by Benjamin Rabier. Paris, Tallandier, without date [ca. 1910]. Superb binding doubled in vellum decorated with painted and mosaic decors by André Mare illustrating four fables. €10,000 – 15,000
    <b>Pierre Bergé & Associés, Apr. 26:</b> Gustave Flaubert, draft for the preface of the <i>Memoir for the defense of Madame Bovary</i>, 15-30 January 1857. Exceptiona signed autograph manuscript. €40,000 – 60,000
    <b>Auction Pierre Bergé & associés in association with Sotheby’s: Important Books and Manuscripts from the Library of Jean A. Bonna from the 15th to the 20th Century. Sale on April 26, 2017. Exhibition in London March 28-30</b>
    <b>Pierre Bergé & Associés, Apr. 26:</b> Boccace, <i>The Book of Praise and the Virtue of the Noble and Cleric Ladies.</i> Verard, 1493. First edition of the French version attributed to Laurent de Premierfait. €40,000 – 60,000
    <b>Pierre Bergé & Associés, Apr. 26:</b> Exceptional set of 15 original bindings by Jean de Gonet, on rare editions illustrated by Picasso, Matisse, Miro or original editions of Bataille or Radiguet.
  • <b>Bonhams, March 9. Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including the Kennedy Years</b>
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> BROWNING, ELIZABETH BARRETT. Autograph Manuscript Initialed ("E.B.B."), being the working notebook for the poems contained in <i>The Seraphim and Other Poems</i>. $400,000 to 600,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> WILDE, OSCAR. Two leaves, pp 31-34, from the first appearance of <i>The Picture of Dorian Gray in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine for July, 1890</i>, with Wilde's autograph revisions. $40,000 to 60,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories and Tragedies; Published according to the true Originall Copies. Second Impression. [THE SECOND FOLIO.]</i> $200,000 to 300,000
    <b>Bonhams, March 9. Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including the Kennedy Years</b>
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> KENNEDY, JOHN FITZGERALD. Photograph Signed ("John F. Kennedy") and Inscribed, 8 x 10 inch gelatin silver print, of Senator Kennedy and Miss Barelli, at the swearing of the secretarial oath for Miss Barelli. $1,200 to 1,800
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> COOPER, JAMES FENIMORE. Autograph Manuscript, being Chapter XXVII of <i>Afloat and Ashore</i>. $15,000 to 20,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> IRVING, WASHINGTON. Autograph Manuscript, being Chapter 20 from Volume IV of <i>The Life of George Washington</i>. $20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Bonhams, March 9. Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including the Kennedy Years</b>
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> VERNE, JULES. Autograph Manuscript Signed ("Jules Verne"), being the complete short story "<i>Une fantaisie de docteur Ox</i>". $100,000 to 150,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> ALCHEMY. <i>[The Crowning of Nature, or Coronatio Naturae.]</i> Original alchemical manuscript on paper, ruled in red, with watermark of the arms of Schieland. $100,000 to 150,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> DE JODE, CORNELUS. 1568 - 1600. <i>Quivirae Regnu, Cum Alija Versus Borea</i>. [Antwerp: Arnoldum Coninx, 1593]. $7,000 to 10,000
    <b>Bonhams, March 9. Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including the Kennedy Years</b>
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> HOOKER, JOSEPH DALTON. <i>The Rhododendrons of Sikkim-Himalaya; Being an Account, Botanical and Geographical, of the Rhododendrons Recently Discovered in the Mountains of Eastern Himalaya</i>… $7,000 to 10,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> CATLIN, GEORGE. <i>North American Indian Portfolio. Hunting scenes and amusements of the Rocky Mountains and prairies of America. From drawings and notes of the author, made during eight years' travel.</i> $20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Bonhams Mar. 9:</b> LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. HESLER, ALEXANDER. Platinum print, 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 in, of a beardless Lincoln, 1860.<br>$2,000 to 3,000
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