Auction House Details

Heritage Auctions

Auction House Name Heritage Auctions
Site URL http://www.HA.com/Books/?type=americanaexchange-C1A4-042010
About Us Heritage Auctions is the world's largest collectibles auctioneer. Our 700,000+ bidder-members are a testament to our reputation for professional business practices and unprecedented knowledge in the field of collectibles. Our mission is to provide the Internet's most indispensable trading platform and source of information for serious collectors, investors, and dealers.Heritage, established in 1976, offers a wide ranging selection of Rare Books & Manuscripts, Fine and Rare Wine, US & World Coins, Currency, Fine & Decorative Art, Western Art, Illustration Art, Comics & Comic Art, Movie Posters, Entertainment Memorabilia, Jewelry & Timepieces, Sports Collectibles, Historical & Political Memorabilia, American Indian Art, Air & Space Memorabilia, Militaria Memorabilia - Arms and Civil War, Vintage & Contemporary Photography, Natural History Specimens and more.
Who do I contact if I have questions? Tom Slater - Director of Americana Auctions; Sandra Palomino - Director, Historical Manuscripts; James Gannon - Director of Rare Books; Joe Fay - Manager of Rare Books; Dennis Lowe - Director, Civil War
City Hong Kong
Country China
Zipcode 999077
Contact Number 800-872-6467
Buyer's Fee Buyer's Premiums between 15% and 25%, depending on category: Posters, comics = 20%, books 25%
Consigner's Fee

  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Adam Smith, <i>Wealth of Nations,</i> first edition, descended from William Alexander, London, 1776. $70,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> George Gershwin, photograph signed & inscribed with autograph musical quotation, <i>An American in Paris,</i> 1928. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Friedrich Engels, <i>The Condition of the Working Class in England,</i> first edition, NY, 1887. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> <i>Bury St. Edmunds Witch Trials,</i> first edition, London, 1682. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Robert Rey, <i>Estampes,</i> complete portfolio of 12 wood engravings, Paris, 1950. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Archive of 47 letters by Enrico Caruso to a lady friend, 1906-20. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Books of Hours in Flemish, Netherlands, 15th century. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Jack Kerouac, <i>Doctor Sax,</i> deluxe limited edition, signed, NY, 1959. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Walt Disney, signature on title-page of Ward Greene’s <i>Lady and the Tramp,</i> first edition, first printing. $3,000 to $4,000.