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Book Related Web Site Rankings for July

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Site Site Address 7/20/2004 Ranking 6/27/2004 Ranking
eBay www.ebay.com 8 1 8 1
Sotheby's www.sothebys.com 23,351 2 24,437 2
Christie's www.christies.com 26,555 3 27,530 3
Butterfield's www.butterfields.com 47,503 4 46,280 4
Skinner, Inc. www.skinnerinc.com 155,375 5 151,318 5
Bonham's www.bonhams.com 162,801 6 153,401 6
PBA (Pacific) www.pacificbook.com 190,006 7 174,821 7
Doyle, New York www.doylenewyork.com 203,897 8 209,773 8
PIASA http://www.artweb.fr/fr/etudes/piasa/home.html 227,333 9 258,514 10
Old World Auctions www.oldworldauctions.com 272,767 10 247,484 9
Freeman's www.freemansauction.com 370,160 11 411,830 13
Dorotheum www.dorotheum.com/ 373,158 12 352,450 11
Holabird 431,206 13 430,629 14
Eldred's 469,377 14 496,349 17
Sanford Alderfer www.sanfordalderfer.com 471,683 15 385,666 12
Swann 477,021 16 452,899 15
Heritage Map Museum www.carto.com n.r. 462,800 16
Bloomsbury www.bloomsbury-book-auct.com/ n.r. n.r.
Waverly Auctions www.waverlyauctions.com n.r. n.r.
John's Western Gallery www.johnswesterngallery.com n.r. n.r.
7/20/2004 Ranking 6/27/2004 Ranking
Amazon www.amazon.com 24 1 3 1
Barnes and Noble www.barnesandnoble.com 310 2 290 2
Alibris www.alibris.com 2,372 3 2,285 3
Alapage www.alapage.com 3,148 4 3,670 4
ABE Books www.abebooks.com 3,647 5 3,747 5
Powells www.powells.com 4,902 6 4,159 6
Chapters.Indigo.ca www.chapters.indigo.ca 5,415 7 5,413 7
Chapitre www.chapitre.com 23,681 8 19,293 8
Biblio www.biblio.com 27,427 9 24,742 9
ElephantBooks www.elephantbooks.com 46,508 10 44,571 10
Usedbookcentral www.usedbookcentral.com 68,561 11 60,012 11
TomFolio www.tomfolio.com 81,888 12 72,813 12
Antiqbook www.antiqbook.com 91,488 13 86,291 13
Choosebooks www.choosebooks.com 157,801 14 152,478 15
TheBookCellar www.thebookcellar.com 167,412 15 137,150 14
ABAA www.abaa.org 225,803 16 218,346
Biblion www.biblion.com 257,825 17 213,482 16
BaumanRareBooks www.baumanrarebooks.com 317,826 18 new
Maremagnum www.maremagnum.com 408,359 19 382,111 17
Oak Knoll Books www.oakknoll.com 415,817 20 new
Bibliodirect www.bibliodirect.com 417,852 21 417,351 18
Bookavenue www.bookavenue.com 444,409 22 430,408 19
ILAB-LILA www.ilab-lila.com 475,350 23 487,852
Bibliopoly www.bibliopoly.com n.r. 434,206 20
7/20/2004 Ranking 6/27/2004 Ranking
Bookfinder www.bookfinder.com 6,328 1 5,555 1
Add-all www.addall.com 13,912 2 11,679 2
Usedbooksearch.uk www.usedbooksearch.co.uk 204,229 3 217,769 3
Abooksearch www.abooksearch.com 354,500 4 369,715 4
7/20/2004 Ranking 6/27/2004 Ranking
Library of Congress www.loc.gov 1,075 1 920 1
Huntington Library www.huntington.org 71,665 2 68,133 2
Americanaexchange.com www.americanaexchange.com 254,634 3 259,830 3
American Antiquarian Soc. www.americanaantiquarian.org 313,024 4 292,600 4
Bibliographical Society of A. www.bibsocamer.org n.r. Not rated
Grolier Club www.grolierclub.org n.r. Not rated
Rarebooks.fr www.rarebooks.info n.r. Not rated
Antiquarian Booksellers of C. www.abac.org n.r.

Rare Book Monthly

  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>June 23, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> [SUPREME COURT JUSTICES]. A very extensive collection of 203 letters, documents and signatures. A COMPLETE COLLECTION OF THE SUPREME COURT JUSTICES, JOHN JAY THROUGH WILLIAM REHNQUIST. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> ZATTA, Antonio. <i>Atlante Novissimo.</i> Venice: Antonio Zatta, 1775-1785. ONE OF THE FINEST WORLD ATLASES issued in Italy in the 18th century. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> [CHICAGO HISTORY] -- [COLUMBUS, Christopher]. Monumental historiated and embroidered panel of the MADE FOR THE 1893 COLUMBIAN EXHIBITION IN CHICAGO. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>June 23, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> [MONASTERY HILL BINDING]. AINSWORTH, William Harrison. <i>Historical Romances.</i> Philadelphia, n.d. A fine early exhibition binding by the Monastery Hill Bindery. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> [ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM]. New York: Tiber Press, [1960]. 4 volumes. LIMITED EDITION, number 119 of 200 COPIES, EACH SIGNED BY THE POET AND ARTIST. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> GRATIANUS, the Canonist. <i>Decretum.</i> Venedig: Petrus de Plasiis, 25 January 1483. Second quarto edition. FIRST PAGE ILLUMINATED BY A CONTEMPORARY ARTIST. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>June 23, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> [ABOLITIONISTS]. <i>William Lloyd Garrison. The Story of his Life.</i> New York, 1885. ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS FROM SEVERAL NOTABLE ABOLITIONISTS neatly bound in throughout. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> ANSON, George. <i>A Voyage round the World, In the Years 1740... 1744.</i> London: John and Paul Knapton for the author, 1748. FIRST EDITION. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> Blank railroad ledger, "Compagnie des Chemins de fer de l'Ouest" (spine title). N.p., 1909. A MONUMENTAL 20th-CENTURY ART NOUVEAU BINDING. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>June 23, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> [MINIATURE ROOM] -- [FLEMING, John (1910-1987)]. Miniature of his 57th Street Library and Gallery. JOHN F. FLEMING'S BARONIAL 57TH STREET GALLERY. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> [SANGORSKI & SUTCLIFFE BINDING]. CHESTERTON, G.K. <i>Five Types: A Book of Essays.</i> London, 1910. LIMITED EDITION, number 3 of 30 copies on vellum SIGNED BY GEORGE SUTCLIFFE. $400 to $500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Jun. 23:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. <i>When Adam Delved and Eve Span....</i> [Ancoats Brotherhood, 1894-5]. LIMITED EDITION, one of 250 copies printed. $500 to $700.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Abraham Lincoln, Emancipation Proclamation by the President of the United States, pamphlet, 1862. Sold May 7 for $11,875.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the distinguished Ruby-Jackson family, Portland, Maine, 1853-1961. Sold May 7 for $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> E. Simms Campbell, A Night-Club Map of Harlem, in inaugural issue of Manhattan, 1933. Sold May 7 for $27,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Papers of the comedian Nipsey Russell, including a letter from MLK, 1929-2000. Sold May 7 for $17,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edmonia Lewis, prominent sculptor, carte-de-visite by Henry Rocher, c. 1866-71. Sold May 7 for $5,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> The Black Panther: Black Community News Service, 44 issues, San Francisco, 1967-1971. Sold May 7 for $6,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Withers, I Am A Man, Sanitation Workers Strike, silver print, 1968. Sold May 7 for $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> March For Freedom Now!, poster for a protest on the 1960 Republican Convention. Sold May 7 for $17,500.
  • <b>Koller International Auctions: Books [and] Manuscripts & Autographs. June 15, 2020</b>
    <b>Koller, Jun. 15:</b> INCUNABULA -Fridolin, Stephan. <i>Schatzbehalter.</i> With 96 (including 5 repeated) full-page text woodcuts. Nürnberg, 1491.<br>€ 39 470 / 57 020
    <b>Koller, Jun. 15:</b> Kokoschka, Oskar. <i>Die Träumenden Knaben (The Dreaming Boys).</i> With 11 original lithographs. Vienne, 1908.<br>€ 35 090 / 52 630
    <b>Koller, Jun. 15:</b> Third Bessarion Master (active in Lombard in the third quarter of the 15th century). Leaf from a gradual, 1455-60.<br>€ 21 930 / 30 700
    <b>Koller, Jun. 15:</b> Picasso, Pablo - Delgado, José alias Pepe Illo. <i>La Tauromaquia o arte de torear.</i> With 26 original aquatints and 1 original etching by Picasso.<br>€ 21 930 / 35 090
    <b>Koller International Auctions: Books [and] Manuscripts & Autographs. June 15, 2020</b>
    <b>Koller, Jun. 15:</b> Linschoten, Jan Huygen van. <i>Itinerario, Voyage ofte Schipvaert naer Oost ofte Portugaels Indien…</i> Amsterdam, 1595.<br>€ 17 540 / 26 320
    <b>Koller, Jun. 15:</b> CHILDREN’S BOOKS - Meggendorfer, Lothar. <i>Nah und Fern. Ein Tierbilderbuch zum Ziehen.</i> With 8 coloured, lithographed plates.<br>€ 530 / 790
    <b>Koller, Jun. 15:</b> DANSE MACABRE - Bille, Edmond. <i>Une Danse macabre.</i> With 20 coloured woodcuts. Lausanne, 1919. Large folio.<br>€ 610 / 880
    <b>Koller, Jun. 15:</b> Dexel, Walter. A collection of 7 invitation cards from the Kunstverein Jena, each typographically designed by W. Dexel. Jena, 1924-1928. Each 10.5 x 14.8 cm.<br>€ 530 / 790
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