• <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> LIFE OF OSLER, PRESENTATION COPY TO NEPHEW NORMAN GWYN. CUSHING, HARVEY. 1869-1939. <i>The Life of Sir William Osler.</i> Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1925. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> OSLER TO HALSTED MENTIONING CUSHING AND WELCH. Autograph Letter Signed ("Wm Osler") to William Stewart Halsted on medical matters, 2 pp, January 19, 1919. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> CUSHING PRESENTATION COPY TO LUCIEN PRICE. CUSHING, HARVEY. <i>Intracranial Tumours.</i> Springfield, 1932. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> OSLER ON HIS CHILDHOOD. Autograph Letter Signed ("Wm Osler") to Mabel [Brewster] on returning home to Staplehurst. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> SCULTETUS, JOHANNES. 1595-1645. <i>Cheiroplotheke, seu armamentarium chirurgicum XLIII.</i> Ulm: Balthasar Kühnen, 1655. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> VICQ D'AZYR, FELIX. 1748-1794. <i>Traite d'anatomie et de physiologie.</i> Paris: Didot l'aine, 1786. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 29:</b> TAGAULT, JEAN. C.1499-1546. <i>De chirugica institutione libri quinque....</i> Lyon: Guillaume Rouillé, 1549. $400 to $600.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Autograph Logs and Journals from his 1927 Alaska Expedition. $7,000 to $ 9,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Cañon de Chelley, 1904. Oversized orotone, 17 x 22in in original Curtis Studio frame. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). 26 cyanotypes, featuring images of Cheyenne tribes from Volume VI of <i>North American Indian,</i> c.1907, made by Curtis in the field. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). The Vanishing Race, 1904. Oversized orotone, 18 x 24in in original Curtis Studio frame. $20,000 to $30,000.
  • <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [CIVIL WAR] -- [SHERIDAN, Philip Henry]. Personal headquarters flag of Philip Henry Sheridan used when he led the 2nd Michigan Cavalry. Spring - Summer 1862. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY]. Half plate daguerreotype of firefighter Walter Van Erven Dorens. [San Francisco]: n.p., [ca 1854-1856]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [LINCOLNIANA]. Abraham Lincoln banner possibly made for the 1864 presidential campaign. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [REVOLUTIONARY WAR - CONTINENTAL CONGRESS]. [HOLTEN, Dr. Samuel]. An archive of letters related to Danvers, Massachusetts, physician and statesman Dr. Samuel Holten. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD]. CARBUTT, John, photographer. Exceptional collection of 27 stereoviews from the series, "Excursion to the 100th Meridian, October 1866." Chicago, [1866]. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [ALASKAN GOLD RUSH]. William Steele West and family, extensive archive of photographs, diaries, correspondence, and personal items. [Ca 19th - 20th century]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [TAYLOR, Zachary]. Quarter plate daguerreotype featuring the 12th President of the United States. N.p.: n.p., [ca 1845]. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [WASHINGTON, George]. Signed Society of the Cincinnati document. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed ("A. Lincoln"), as President. [Washington], 29 September 1862. 1 page, 4to, old creases. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <center><b>Cowan’s<br>American Historical Ephemera<br>& Photography<br>June 25, 2021</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> JEFFERSON, Thomas. Autograph letter signed ("Th. Jefferson"), as United States President, to Robert Patterson. Washington DC, 2 July 1805. 1 page, 4to, evenly toned, small tear from seal. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY] -- [ALCOTT, Elizabeth Sewall]. Ninth plate ruby ambrotype attributed to Elizabeth Sewall Alcott. N.p., [ca 1856-1857]. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, June 25:</b> [WESTERN AMERICANA]. RUSSELL, Andrew Joseph, photographer. <i>Salt Lake City, From the Top of the Tabernacle.</i> [1869]
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Livres et Manuscrits :<br>de Cervantès à Houellebecq<br>18 – 25 June</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Jouve, Paul -- François-Louis Schmied -- Rudyard Kipling. <i>Le Livre de la Jungle,</i> 1919.<br>€ 80,000 to € 120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Cervantès Saavedra, Miguel de. <i>El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha.</i> Bruxelles, 1607.<br>€ 30,000 to € 50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> Buren, Daniel - Aimé Césaire. Cahier d'un retour au pays natal. Solstice, 2004. 1/140 ex. Avec 1/20 suites d'œuvres originales.<br>€ 4,000 to € 6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 18 – 25 June:</b> [Musique] - Gioacchino Traversa. Six sonates à violon seul. [Vers 1770].<br>€ 3,000 to € 5,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber, Imitating Norman Rockwell’s “Triple self-portrait,”</i> mixed media, 2002. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Brian Froud, media illustration published in <i>The Land of Froud,</i> 1977. Estimate $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Haddon Sundblom, <i>All a Girl Needs,</i> oil on canvas, published in <i>The Ladies’ Home Journal,</i> 1942. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Adrianne Lobel, <i>My One and Only,</i> 26 scenic concept collages for the Broadway musical, 1983. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Charles Schulz, original four-panel pen and ink <i>Peanuts</i> comic strip, 1971. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b>Jack Davis, mixed media cartoon for <i>Playboy,</i> 1959. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 24:</b> Charles Addams, mixed media cartoon for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1937. $6,000 to $9,000.

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Rare Book Hub: 41 Auctions Archived, another 29 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Saturday 25 May 2019 41 auctions were archived to the Rare Book Hub Transaction Database; 9 denominated in euros, 7 in British pounds, and 25 in US dollars.  Turnover was $30,017,813 as 15,385 lots were offered  and 12,567 sold for an 82% success rate.  These are exceptional numbers.

 

 

6 auctions saw total proceeds reach a million dollars: 


Heritage AuctionsComics on May 17th: $15,201,836 
Heritage AuctionsSpring Sports Memorabilia Catalogue on May 17th: $3,419,361 
Kedem AuctionRare and Important Items on May 15th: $1,846,968 
BonhamsModern and Contemporary Prints and Multiples on May 21st: $1,690,768 
ChristiesOn the shoulders of Giants - Online bidstart 5/16 on May 23rd: $1,388,678 
SothebysBibliothèque R. et B. L. Autographes et Manuscrits XIXe et XXe Siècles on May 22nd: $1,336,722 

 


8 auctions saw total sales exceed 100% of the high estimates of all lots offered: 

Robert Siegel GalleriesThe Dr. William H. Johnson Collection of the U.S. 1890 Small Bank Note Issue on May 21st: 175.30% 
Brunk AuctionsPremier Auction on May 18th: 156.37% 
AderGirls, Lorettes and Courtesans, Bals Public: Library J.-PF on May 16th: 123.52% 
TooveysAntiquarian and Collectors Books on May 21st: 122.02% 
Nosbüsch & StuckeSpecial Auction Russian Avant-Garde on May 18th: 116.11% 
Nosbüsch & StuckeModern Art and Graphics on May 17th: 108.62% 
TooveysPrints and Maps on May 22nd: 101.11% 
SothebysBibliothèque R. et B. L. Autographes et Manuscrits XIXe et XXe Siècles on May 22nd: 100.99% 


21 sales saw at least 80% of their lots sell: 

Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 4/21 on May 19th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsComics on May 17th: 99.43% 
Heritage AuctionsWeekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 5/14 on May 21st: 99.40% 
Heritage AuctionsTuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 5/14 on May 21st: 98.28% 
Robert Siegel GalleriesThe Dr. William H. Johnson Collection of the U.S. 1890 Small Bank Note Issue on May 21st: 96.67% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 5/12 on May 19th: 95.63% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Comics - bidstart 5/12 on May 19th: 95.12% 
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksFine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on May 18th: 94.58% 
Lancaster Mennonite Historical SocietyBook Auction on May 10th: 93.95% 
Potter and Potter AuctionsSpring Magic Auction - Books, Posters, Prints, Letters, Photos - Online on May 18th: 93.57% 
TooveysAntiquarian and Collectors Books on May 21st: 93.50% 
Heritage AuctionsSpring Sports Memorabilia Catalogue on May 17th: 93.46% 
Carlsen GalleryBooks and Prints on April 14th: 90.48% 
Brunk AuctionsPremier Auction on May 18th: 90.00% 
Leslie Hindman AuctioneersPrints and Multiples on May 22nd: 87.50% 
Rachel Davis Fine ArtsDiscovery Auction - Prints on May 18th: 81.82% 
Kedem AuctionRare and Important Items on May 15th: 80.95% 
AderGirls, Lorettes and Courtesans, Bals Public: Library J.-PF on May 16th: 80.81% 
Bruun RasmussenPrints on May 21st: 80.56% 
TooveysPrints and Maps on May 22nd: 80.49% 
Forum AuctionsBanksy X Editions on May 23rd: 80.00% 

 

Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Heritage Auctions Frank Frazetta Egyptian Queen Painting Original Art (1969). on May 17th Actual price: USD $5,400,000.
  2. Christies An Apple-1 personal computer, Palo Alto, 1976. on May 23rd Actual price: USD $467,775.
  3. Heritage Auctions Superman #1 (DC, 1939) CGC VG/FN 5.0 Cream to off-white pages. on May 17th Actual price: USD $456,000.
  4. Bonhams Flowers 4 works on May 21st Actual price: USD $312,575.
  5. Heritage Auctions Captain America Comics #1 (Timely, 1941) CGC FN/VF 7.0 Cream to off-white pages. on May 17th Actual price: USD $228,000.
  6. Heritage Auctions Batman #1 (DC, 1940) CGC FN- 5.5 Cream to off-white pages. on May 17th Actual price: USD $210,000.
  7. Christies Autograph letter signed (‘Stephen Hawking’) to Charles W. Misner, n.p., n.d. [early 1968]. on May 23rd Actual price: USD $204,750.
  8. Heritage Auctions John Byrne and Terry Austin X-Men #137 Double Splash Pages 2-3 Original Art (Marvel, 1980). on May 17th Actual price: USD $204,000.
  9. Sothebys LETTRE AUTOGRAPHE À GEORGE SAND, SIGNÉE CH, DATÉE JEUDI 3 H [5 DÉCEMBRE 1844].  on May 22nd Actual price: USD $173,600.
  10. Heritage Auctions Carl Barks McDuck of Duckburg Painting CB-OIL 84 Original Art (1974). on May 17th Actual price: USD $162,000.
  11. Heritage Auctions Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott Fantastic Four #70 Cover Original Art (Marvel, 1968). on May 17th Actual price: USD $156,000.
  12. Bonhams Moonwalk on May 21st Actual price: USD $150,075.
  13. Sothebys LE PANAMA OU LES AVENTURES DE MES SEPT ONCLES. LES QUATRE MANUSCRITS DU PANAMA. MANUSCRITS AUTOGRAPHES. [1912-1918]. on May 22nd Actual price: USD $128,800.
  14. Heritage Auctions Murphy Anderson Hawkman #4 Zatanna First Appearance Complete 13-Page Story "The Girl Who Split In Two!" Original Art (DC, 1964). on May 17th Actual price: USD $126,000.
  15. Kedem Auction Noam Elimelech - Second, Rare Edition on May 15th Actual price: USD $116,850.
  16. Heritage Auctions Tales of Suspense #39 Iron Man (Marvel, 1963) CBCS NM+ 9.6 White pages. on May 17th Actual price: USD $111,000.
  17. Kedem Auction Korban Chagiga - Copy of Rabbi Meir Margolies Author of Meir Netivim, Disciple of the Baal Shem Tov and one of his "Sixty Warriors" on May 15th Actual price: USD $110,700.
  18. Heritage Auctions Carl Barks The Wadfather Painting CB-OIL 21 Original Art (1972). on May 17th Actual price: USD $108,000.
  19. Heritage Auctions 1956 Roy Campanella Game Worn Brooklyn Dodgers Jersey, MEARS A9.5. on May 17th Actual price: USD $108,000.
  20. Heritage Auctions Carl Barks Menace out of the Myths Painting CB-OIL 50 Original Art (1973). on May 17th Actual price: USD $102,000.
  21. Bonhams Rebel Without a Cause (James Dean), from Ads on May 21st Actual price: USD $100,075.
  22. Heritage Auctions 2016 New England Patriots Super Bowl LI Championship Ring Presented to Player. on May 17th Actual price: USD $96,000.
  23. Heritage Auctions Murphy Anderson Showcase #60 The Spectre Part 1 "War That Shook the Universe!" Original Art Group of 8 Consecutive Pages (DC, 1966). on May 17th Actual price: USD $90,000.
  24. Heritage Auctions Robert Crumb "Keep On Truckin'" Illustration Original Art (1969). on May 17th Actual price: USD $90,000.
  25. Heritage Auctions Herb Trimpe and Jack Abel Incredible Hulk #180 Partial Story Original Art Group of 15 (Marvel, 1974). on May 17th Actual price: USD $84,000.



41 total sales reported this week:

Christies. On the shoulders of Giants - Online bidstart 5/16 on May 23rd: 78.95%
Swann Galleries. Graphic Design on May 23rd: 59.34%
Nosbüsch & Stucke. Special Auction Russian Avant-Garde on May 18th: 75.41%
Nosbüsch & Stucke. Modern Literature, Erotica and Photography. on May 18th: 61.88%
Nosbüsch & Stucke. Modern Art and Graphics on May 17th: 72.49%
Nosbüsch & Stucke. Valuable Books, Autographs and Prints on May 17th: 62.71%
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. Prints and Multiples on May 22nd: 87.50%
Sothebys. Bibliothèque R. et B. L. Autographes et Manuscrits XIXe et XXe Siècles on May 22nd: 72.48%
Tooveys. Prints and Maps on May 22nd: 80.49%
Tooveys. Antiquarian and Collectors Books on May 21st: 93.50%
Robert Siegel Galleries. The Dr. William H. Johnson Collection of the U.S. 1890 Small Bank Note Issue on May 21st: 96.67%
Forum Auctions. Banksy X Editions on May 23rd: 80.00%
Forum Auctions. Online Sale: Select Photographs and Photobooks on May 21st: 60.32%
Bonhams. Modern and Contemporary Prints and Multiples on May 21st: 70.69%
Alexander Historical Auctions. Spring Auction - Autographs, documents, manuscripts, propaganda on May 1st: 75.24%
Bruun Rasmussen. Prints on May 21st: 80.56%
Trafford Books. Books, Photographs, Postcards, Stamps and Postal History on May 15th: 77.87%
Rossini. Lithographs, Fine Art Prints on May 20th: 57.47%
Rachel Davis Fine Arts. Discovery Auction - Prints on May 18th: 81.82%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Spring Americana Auction - Session 5: Bargains and Dealer Specials on May 20th: 74.91%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Spring Americana Auction - Session 4: Sports, Art, Native Americana, and More on May 19th: 46.99%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Spring Americana Auction - Session 3: Air, Auto, Railroad, Express, on May 18th: 79.60%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Spring Americana Auction - Session 2: Mining Part II on May 17th: 73.33%
Holabird Kagin Americana. Spring Americana Auction - Session 1: General Americana, Numismatics, Mining on May 16th: 56.65%
Carlsen Gallery. Books and Prints on April 14th: 90.48%
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society. Book Auction on May 10th: 93.95%
Purcell Auctioneers. Antiques and Collectables -Books and Prints on May 15th: 68.00%
Potter and Potter Auctions. Spring Magic Auction - Books, Posters, Prints, Letters, Photos - Online on May 18th: 93.57%
Kedem Auction. Rare and Important Items on May 15th: 80.95%
Heritage Auctions. Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 5/14 on May 21st: 99.40%
Heritage Auctions. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 5/14 on May 21st: 98.28%
Chiswick Auctions. Photographica on May 16th: 75.19%
Ader. Girls, Lorettes and Courtesans, Bals Public: Library J.-PF on May 16th: 80.81%
Brunk Auctions. Premier Auction on May 18th: 90.00%
Brunk Auctions. Emporium Auction - Prints, Books on May 16th: 76.92%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 5/12 on May 19th: 95.63%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 5/12 on May 19th: 95.12%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 4/21 on May 19th: 100.00%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on May 18th: 94.58%
Heritage Auctions. Spring Sports Memorabilia Catalogue on May 17th: 93.46%
Heritage Auctions. Comics on May 17th: 99.43%


For the week ahead 29 sales are scheduled:

Mon. May. 27th
Ketterer Kunst Doerling. Hamburg. Rare Books - Part 1. 96 lots
Adams Amsterdam Auctions. Amsterdam. NRC Veiling - Art Sale Online - Session 1: Fine Art - bidstart 5/3. 252 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 68 lots
Leland Little Auctions. Hillsborough, NC. Memorial Day Sale - Prints, Books. 78 lots
Ketterer Kunst Doerling. Hamburg. Rare Books - Part 2. 394 lots

Tue. May. 28th
Artcurial. Paris. Limited Edition. 200 lots
Jacksons Auction. Cedar Falls, Iowa . Spectacular Toy and Collectibles Auction. 56 lots
ALDE. Paris. Original Bindings and Modern Illustrated Books. 341 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 5/21. 695 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 5/21. 202 lots
Adams Amsterdam Auctions. Amsterdam. NRC Veiling - Art Sale Online - Session 2: Modern and Contemporary Art - bidstart 5/3. 252 lots

Wed. May. 29th
Tajan. Paris. Prints and Illustrated Books. 270 lots
Chiswick Auctions. London. Books and Works on Paper. 307 lots
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . 15th-19th Century Prints. 705 lots

Thu. May. 30th
Pandolfini. Florence . Books, Manuscripts and Autographs. 236 lots
Forum Auctions. London. Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. 541 lots
PBA Galleries. San Francisco. Fine Books and Manuscripts. 429 lots
Chiswick Auctions. London. Autographs and Memorabilia. 266 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. The Leonard Glazer Collection of Civil War Dated Currency & Related Items US Currency Online Only -. 1344 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. 1915 Cracker Jack PSA Set Registry Auction. 176 lots
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . Creatures - Fine Art Prints. 67 lots

Fri. May. 31st
Eldreds. East Dennis,. Antiques and Accessories - Books and Prints. 55 lots
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . Modern Art Part 2 - Prints. 345 lots

Sat. Jun. 1st
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . Master Graphics of German Classics. 40 lots
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . Modern Art Part 1 - Prints. 132 lots
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper.

Sun. Jun. 2nd
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 5/26.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 5/26.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 5/5. 212 lots

Bruce McKinney

RBH and AE

  • <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Tolomeo, Claudio. <i>Cosmographia.</i> Ulma, Lienhart Holle, 16.07.1482.<br>€ 50.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Hondius, Henricus, & Johannes Janssonius. <i>Atlas novus, sive descriptio geographica totius orbis terrarum.</i> Amsterdam, Hondius-Janssonius, 1638. €30.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Castiglione, Baldassarre. <i>Il libro del cortegiano del conte Baldesar Castiglione.</i> Venice, eredi di Aldo, 1528. € 14.000+
    <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Bayer, Johann. <i>Uranometria, omnium asterismorum continens schemata, nova methodo delineata, aereis laminis expressa.</i> Augusta, Christoph Mang, 1603.<br>€ 12.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> [Astronomy]. <i>[Scriptores Astronomici veteres].</i> Venezia, Aldo Manuzio, 1499.<br> € 7.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Aristophanes. <i>Aristofanous Komoidiai ennea. Aristophanis Comoediae novem.</i> Venice, Aldo Manuzio, 1498. € 7.000+
    <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Herodotus. <i>Hirodotou logoi ennea [...] Herodoti libri novem quibus musarum indita sunt nomina.</i> Venice, Aldo Manuzio, 1502. € 7.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Tory, Geoffroy. <i>L’art & science de la vraye proportion des lettres attiques, ou antiques.</i> Paris, Vincent Gaultherot, 1549. € 5.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Caterina da Siena. <i>Epistole devotissime de sancta Catharina da Siena.</i> Venice, Aldo Manuzio, 1500. € 4.500+
    <center><b>Aste Bolaffi<br>Rare Books and Autographs<br>June 22, 2021</b>
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> [Chess]. Gianuzio della Manzia, Orazio. <i>Libro nel quale si tratta della maniera di giuocar' a scacchi con alcuni sottilissimi partiti.</i> Torino, Antonio Bianchi, 1597. € 3.000+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> Newton, Isaac. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> Amsterdam, Compagnie di Amsterdam, 1714. €2.500+
    <b>Aste Bolaffi, June 22:</b> [Turkish Empire]. Ramberti, Benedetto. <i>Libri tre delle cose de Turchi.</i> Venice, eredi di Aldo, 1539. €1.500+
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>Online Auction<br>June 8 to June 22</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> CALDWELL, ERSKINE. <i>Tobacco Road,</i> First Edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> ELIOT, GEORGE. <i>Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life.</i> Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1871-72. First edition in book form. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> BYRON, GEORGE GORDON NOEL, LORD. <i>Don Juan.</i> London: the Thomas Davison; John Hunt; John and H.L. Hunt, 1819-24. First edition. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> [BURNEY, FRANCES]. <i>Evelina, Or, A Young Lady's Entrance into the World.</i> London: T. Lowndes, 1778. First edition. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>Online Auction<br>June 8 to June 22</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> SHEPARD, ERNEST H. Colored drawing of Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet, in an autograph letter signed by Shepard. Dated February 29th, 1932. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> CARROLL, LEWIS (CHARLES LUTWIDGE DODGSON). <i>The Nursery "Alice".</i> London: MacMillan, 1890. Second (first published) edition. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> DANA, RICHARD HENRY, Jr. <i>Two Years Before the Mast.</i> New York, 1840. First edition with an autograph letter signed by Dana laid-in. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> FINE BINDING-RIVIERE] HAZLITT, WILLIAM. <i>Liber Amoris: or, the New Pygmalion.</i> London: John Hunt, 1823. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.