• <b>Bonhams, June 17:</b> AN EXTRAORDINARILY FINE COPY OF “GULLIVER’S TRAVELS.” SWIFT, JONATHAN. 1667-1745. London: Benj. Motte, 1726. US$ 80,000 - 120,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 17:</b> PALAFOX Y MENDOXA, JUAN DE. 1600-1659. <i>[Virtudes del Indio....]</i> US$ 80,000 - 120,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 17:</b> ORIGINAL HARRY HOUDINI TYPED MANUSCRIPT. <i>A Magician Among the Spirits.</i> Autograph corrections by Houdini throughout, c.1923-1926.<br>US$ 20,000 - 30,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 17:</b> FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE OF THE RARE HARDCOVER EDITION ROWLING, J.K. <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.</i> London: Bloomsbury, 1997. US$ 30,000 - 50,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 17:</b> FIRST APPEARANCE IN AMERICA OF MUSIC FOR "(AMERICA) MY COUNTRY TIS OF THEE." LYON, JAMES. 1735–1794. <i>Urania.</i> Philadelphia: William Bradford, 1761. US$ 20,000 - 30,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Cañon de Chelley, 1904. Oversized orotone, 17 x 22in in original Curtis Studio frame. US$ 30,000 - 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. US$ 30,000 - 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. US$ 20,000 - 30,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> EDWARD S. CURTIS (1868-1952). Autograph Logs and Journals from his 1927 Alaska Expedition. US$ 7,000 - 9,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 30:</b> A ONE SHEET POSTER OF <i>IN THE LAND OF THE HEAD HUNTERS.</i> World Film Corporation, 1914. US$ 4,000 - 6,000
  • <center><b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:<br>Sales Exhibition Catalogue 47<br>Part II<br>The Arctic Exploration and the Search for a Northeast Passage</b>
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> (C. PTOLEMY) – NICOLAUS GERMANUS DONIS. “Tabula Moderna Prussie Livonie Norbegie Et Gottie.” Ulm, 1486. The first printed map of Scandinavia and the North in untouched contemporary color.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> JAN HUYGEN VAN LINSCHOTEN. “Voyasie, ofte Schip.vaert...van by Noorden om langes Noorwegen de Noordt-Caep, Laplandt, Vinlandt, ruslandt, de Witte Zee, de Kusten van Kandenoes, Swetenoes, Pitzora…” Amsterdam, 1624.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> FRIDTJOF NANSEN/SIGURD SCOTT-HANSEN. “Lóitnant Johansen fra 86°.14’.” A sensational documentation map from one of the most famous and important polar expeditions in the world: “The Fram Expedition 1893 – 1896.”
    <center><b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:<br>Sales Exhibition Catalogue 47<br>Part II<br>The Arctic Exploration and the Search for a Northeast Passage</b>
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> JOSEPH PAUL GAIMARD. “Voyage de la Commision scientific du Nord , en Scandinavie, en Laponie, au Spitsberg et aux Feröe pendant les années 1838, 1839 et 1840, sur la corvette La Recherche...M. Paul Gaimard”.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> PHILIPP JOHANN VON STRAHLENBERG. “Nova Descriptio Geographica Tattariae Magnae Tam Orientalis Quam Occidentalis In Particularibus…” Stockholm – Berlin (1730). The original Swedish edition.
    <b>Galleri Bygdoy Allé:</b> FREDERICK DE WIT. “Totius Europa Littora Novissime edita.” Contemporary hand-coloured engraving, Amsterdam c. 1675 – 80.
  • <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.

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Rare Book Hub: 34 Auctions Archived, another 36 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Friday, 8 November 2019, 34 auctions were archived to the Rare Book Transaction Database; 14 in euros, 6 in British pounds, and 14 in US dollars.  Turnover was $16,996,025 as 7,970 lots were offered and 6,450 sold for an 81% success rate.  An eighty-percent sell-through rate is no longer surprising.

 

4 auctions saw total proceeds reach a million dollars: 

Pierre Berge and AssociesLibrary of Genevieve and Jean Paul Kahn on November 7th: $6,373,961 
ChristiesPhotographs on November 5th: $3,125,004 
Hindman AuctionsLibrary of a MidWestern Collector on November 5th: $1,910,985 
Heritage AuctionsLincoln and His Times Americana & Political Signature Auction on November 2nd: $1,260,325 

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

TooveysPrints, Maps and Posters on November 6th: 191.54% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps and Documents on November 6th: 156.98% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsMilitary and Aviation History on November 7th: 154.60% 
TooveysAntiquarian and Collectors' Books on November 5th: 150.76% 
Forum AuctionsOnline Sale: Books and Works on Paper on October 31st: 138.95% 
Pierre Berge and AssociesLibrary of Genevieve and Jean Paul Kahn on November 7th: 136.22% 
Hindman AuctionsLibrary of a MidWestern Collector on November 5th: 124.92% 
Mirabaud-Mercier AuctioneersFurniture, Art Boards, Objects - Books, Prints on October 30th: 124.46% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 10/18 on October 28th: 123.56% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 10/25 on November 1st: 116.52% 
Hindman AuctionsFine Books and Manuscripts on November 6th: 113.98% 


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

Alaska AuctionSports Cards, etc. on October 31st: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 10/29 on November 5th: 99.59% 
Heritage AuctionsU.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 10/29 on November 5th: 99.51% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 10/6 on November 3rd: 99.11% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Comics - bidstart 10/27 on November 3rd: 98.44% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 10/27 on November 3rd: 98.29% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps and Documents on November 6th: 95.56% 
Pierre Berge and AssociesLibrary of Genevieve and Jean Paul Kahn on November 7th: 95.17% 
TooveysAntiquarian and Collectors' Books on November 5th: 94.94% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 10/18 on October 29th: 94.74% 
Bruun RasmussenPrints on November 5th: 92.59% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 10/25 on November 1st: 90.91% 
Heritage AuctionsLincoln and His Times Americana & Political Signature Auction on November 2nd: 89.85% 
TooveysPrints, Maps and Posters on November 6th: 89.62% 
Forum AuctionsOnline Sale: Books and Works on Paper on October 31st: 89.50% 
University ArchivesStellar Manuscripts, Rare Books, and Apollo Related Items on November 5th: 88.64% 
Hindman AuctionsFine Books and Manuscripts on November 6th: 86.43% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 10/18 on October 25th: 85.16% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsMilitary and Aviation History on November 7th: 84.52% 
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksFine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on November 2nd: 82.50% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 10/18 on October 28th: 82.00% 
Hindman AuctionsLibrary of a MidWestern Collector on November 5th: 81.61% 
ChristiesPhotographs on November 5th: 80.42% 

 

Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Hindman Auctions On the Origin of Species. on November 5th Actual price: USD $564,500.
  2. Pierre Berge and Associes À toute épreuve. on November 7th Actual price: USD $426,958.
  3. Christies Marilyn Monroe, actress, New York city, 6 mai 1957 on November 5th Actual price: USD $383,168.
  4. Heritage Auctions Lincoln & Johnson: Awesome, Mammoth 41" x 54" 1864 Jugate Campaign Poster. on November 2nd Actual price: USD $250,000.
  5. Heritage Auctions Abraham Lincoln: A Highly Important, Seminal 1858 Political Letter, Ex: Malcolm Forbes, Jr. Collection. on November 2nd Actual price: USD $225,000.
  6. Hindman Auctions Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica. [Edited by Edmond Halley (1656-1743)]. on November 5th Actual price: USD $212,500.
  7. Christies Le Coq, La Muse Endormie, 1924 on November 5th Actual price: USD $207,641.
  8. Pierre Berge and Associes Tonnerre de Brest. on November 7th Actual price: USD $201,388.
  9. Pierre Berge and Associes Le Peseur d'âmes précédé d'un frontispice et suivi de huit illustrations de Francis Picabia. on November 7th Actual price: USD $181,789.
  10. Pierre Berge and Associes La Poupée. on November 7th Actual price: USD $167,805.
  11. Hindman Auctions Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. on November 6th Actual price: USD $162,500.
  12. Christies Lavender Glory Poppy, New York, 1968 on November 5th Actual price: USD $152,270.
  13. Hindman Auctions Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. on November 5th Actual price: USD $150,000.
  14. Hindman Auctions Ulysses on November 5th Actual price: USD $137,500.
  15. Pierre Berge and Associes Champs magnétiques. on November 7th Actual price: USD $129,463.
  16. Pierre Berge and Associes La Barre d'appui. on November 7th Actual price: USD $128,650.
  17. Christies Bee (A), New York, 1995 on November 5th Actual price: USD $124,585.
  18. Pierre Berge and Associes La Bague d'aurore. on November 7th Actual price: USD $123,057.
  19. Hindman Auctions An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. on November 5th Actual price: USD $112,500.
  20. Hindman Auctions The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written in Favour of the New Constitution, as Agreed Upon by the Federal Convention, September 17, 1787 on November 5th Actual price: USD $106,250.
  21. Pierre Berge and Associes Une vague de rêves. on November 7th Actual price: USD $103,480.
  22. Pierre Berge and Associes Sans titre. on November 7th Actual price: USD $100,694.
  23. Christies Frozen Foods, New York, 1977 on November 5th Actual price: USD $96,899.
  24. Pierre Berge and Associes Ubu Roi. on November 7th Actual price: USD $92,293.
  25. Christies Vue d’Atelier (La Tortue volante, les Coqs, le Roi des Rois, l’Oiseau dans l’espace, le Baiser, le Nouveau-Né), c. 1945 on November 5th Actual price: USD $89,978.



34 total sales reported this week:

Vermot de Pas. NASA Photographs on November 7th: 4.33%
Pierre Berge and Associes. Library of Genevieve and Jean Paul Kahn on November 7th: 95.17%
Eldreds. Antiques and Accessories - Books and Prints on November 7th: 52.08%
Ader. Photographs on November 7th: 42.51%
PBA Galleries. Art and Illustration - Books in All Fields on November 7th: 75.12%
Binoche et Giquello. Antiquarian and Modern Books on November 6th: 45.27%
Christies. On the Shoulders of Giants: A Brief History of Big Ideas - Online bidstart 10/30 on November 7th: 67.24%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Military and Aviation History on November 7th: 84.52%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Printed Books, Maps and Documents on November 6th: 95.56%
Purcell Auctioneers. Antiques and Collectibles -Books, Advertising and Prints on November 6th: 70.65%
Hindman Auctions. Fine Books and Manuscripts on November 6th: 86.43%
Hindman Auctions. Library of a MidWestern Collector on November 5th: 81.61%
Tooveys. Prints, Maps and Posters on November 6th: 89.62%
Tooveys. Antiquarian and Collectors' Books on November 5th: 94.94%
Heritage Auctions. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 10/29 on November 5th: 99.59%
Christies. Photographs on November 5th: 80.42%
Bruun Rasmussen. Prints on November 5th: 92.59%
Alaska Auction. Sports Cards, etc. on October 31st: 100.00%
Mirabaud-Mercier Auctioneers. Furniture, Art Boards, Objects - Books, Prints on October 30th: 60.87%
JellyFishTree. Collectable Books, Antique Maps & Engravings. on October 30th: 30.93%
Forum Auctions. Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper on October 31st: 89.50%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 10/18 on October 25th: 85.16%
University Archives. Stellar Manuscripts, Rare Books, and Apollo Related Items on November 5th: 88.64%
Heritage Auctions. U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 10/29 on November 5th: 99.51%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 10/27 on November 3rd: 98.29%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 10/27 on November 3rd: 98.44%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 10/6 on November 3rd: 99.11%
Heritage Auctions. Lincoln and His Times Americana & Political Signature Auction on November 2nd: 89.85%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 10/25 on November 1st: 90.91%
Catawiki B. V.. Cartography - Online Bidstart 10/25 on October 31st: 28.89%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 10/18 on October 29th: 94.74%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 10/18 on October 28th: 82.00%
Catawiki B. V.. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 10/18 on October 27th: 62.96%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on November 2nd: 82.50%

 


For the week ahead 36 sales are scheduled:

Mon. Nov. 11th
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 11/1. 44 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 80 lots

Tue. Nov. 12th
Burgersdijk and Niermans. Leiden. Books. 1120 lots
Doyle New York. New York. Rare Books, Autographs & Maps. 290 lots
Sothebys. London. Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natural History. 319 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 11/12. 665 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 11/5. 239 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 11/1. 18 lots

Wed. Nov. 13th
Old World Auctions. Richmond. Maps and Atlases - Internet bidstart 10/30. 717 lots
Forum Auctions. London. Banksy X Editions. 182 lots
Vermot de Pas. Paris. Library on Gastronomy and Oenology. 316 lots
Christies. New York. Modern Editions - Online bidstart 11/6. 46 lots
Trafford Books. Manchester. Books, Photos & Ephemera, Postcards, and Postage Stamps.. 232 lots

Thu. Nov. 14th
Chiswick Auctions. London. Photographica. 200 lots
Pierre Berge and Associes. Paris. Thomas Vroom Library - History and Perspective. 163 lots
Swann Galleries. New York. Rare and Important Travel Posters. 198 lots
Forum Auctions. London. Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper. 222 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Space Exploration Auction Featuring The Armstrong Family Collection Part IV. 1416 lots

Fri. Nov. 15th
Cowans Auctions. Cincinnati. American History: Premier Auction. 442 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 11/8. 153 lots

Sat. Nov. 16th
Potter and Potter Auctions. Chicago. Circus - Side Show - Oddities. 757 lots
OSENAT. FONTAINEBLEAU. Books and Manuscripts. 124 lots
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper. 200 lots
Arader Galleries. New York City. November Sale. 85 lots
Potomack Company. Alexandria. American, European & Asian Historic to Modern Auction. 22 lots
PosterConnection Inc.. Clayton. Posters. 358 lots
Waverly Auctions. Falls Church. Quinn Auction: Modern and Contemporary Prints and Posters. 251 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Entertainment & Music Memorabilia. 1231 lots
North American Auction Company. Bozeman. November Premier Collector Sale - Books, Prints, Signs, Photographs. 119 lots

Sun. Nov. 17th
Grogan and Company. Dedham. Fall Auction. 23 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 11/10.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 11/10.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 10/20. 193 lots
Skinner. Boston. Fine Books and Manuscripts - Online - Bidstart 11/11. 540 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Books. 12 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 11/8. 38 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.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 17:</b> Pablo Neruda, <i>Canto General,</i> first edition, signed by Neruda, artists Rivera & Siquieros, CDMX, 1950. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 17:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> deluxe limited issue, signed, London, 1936. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 17:</b> Sergei Rachmaninoff, Autograph Musical Quotation Signed, 3 bars from <i>Piano Concerto No. 2,</i> 1933. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 17:</b> Thomas Edison, Typed Letter Signed, describing preparing first phonograph for the 1889 Exposition Universelle, 1922. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 17:</b> Robert Frost, <i>Collected Poems,</i> author’s presentation copy, signed with <i>Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening</i> inscribed, NY, 1930. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 17:</b> Thomas Mann, Autograph Letter Signed to his children, 3 pages on exiles, 1938. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 17:</b> Alighiero Boetti & Anne-Marie Sauzeau-Boetti, <i>Classifying the thousand longest rivers in the world,</i> limited edition, 1977. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 17:</b> Agnes Martin, <i>Paintings & Drawings,</i> complete set of 10 lithographs, 1990. Estimate $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jun 17:</b> Abraham Lincoln, Autograph Letter Signed to Whig activist George W. Rives, Springfield, 1849. $10,000 to $15,000.