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Auction Name
Online only: Books and Works on Paper
Auction Date
07/30/2020 - 07/30/2020
Sale Number
#2166
Total Lots
296
Sold Lots
263
Lots Sold
88.85%
Unsold Lots
33
Total Sales (GBP)
91,344.50
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
44,460.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
63,410.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
53,120.00
High Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
75,540.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
120.92%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
207 Austen (Jane) Montagu George Knight; Austen-Leigh (Rev. James Edward)

A Memoir of Jane Austen by her Nephew

1870 GBP 500.00 - 700.00 GBP 2,500.00
265 Anglo-Chinese School (19th century)

Twelve pith paper drawings of ceremonial scenes

19th century GBP 500.00 - 700.00 GBP 1,950.00
283 Gheyn II (Jacques de, 1565-1629)

St Mary Magdalene

circa 1590 GBP 150.00 - 200.00 GBP 1,690.00
2 Britton (John) and Edward Wedlake Brayley,

The Beauties of England and Wales

1801-15 GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 1,625.00
35 Moxon (Elizabeth)

English Housewifery. Exemplified in about Four Hundred and Fifty Receipts...

1749 GBP 150.00 - 200.00 GBP 1,625.00
232 Criddle (Norman)

Wild Flowers of Manitoba

1904 GBP 500.00 - 700.00 GBP 1,500.00
63

Le Jeune de Boullencourt. Description Generale de L'Hostel Royale des Invalides etabli par Louis le Grand dans le Plaine de Grenelle pres Paris

1683 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 1,500.00
261 Gutzlaff (Karl Friedrich August )

[The Perfect Man's Model]

1836 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 1,250.00
164 Montaigne (Michel de)

Essayes

1613 GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 1,187.50
69 Thorvaldsen (Bertel)

Le statue e li bassirilievi inventati e scolpiti in marmo dal cavaliere Alberto Thorwaldsen scultore danese

1811 issued c.1817. GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 1,187.50
218 Beerbohm (Max)

The Works

1922 GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 1,125.00
247 Turgan (Julien)

Les Ballons. Histoire de la locomotion aérienne depuis son origine jusqu'à nos jours

1851 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 1,125.00
40 Segneri (Paolo)

Manna Animaæ seu Exercitium ...

1699 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 1,125.00
272 Hasegawa (Keika)

28 woodblock prints from 'Keika Hyaku Kiku [One hundred chrysanthemums]'

circa 1893-1905 GBP 150.00 - 200.00 GBP 1,105.00
223 Le Carré (John)

The Looking-Glass War

1965 GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 1,062.50
235 Anglo-Indian School (circa 1840s)

Collection of fourteen original watercolours

circa 1840s GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00 GBP 1,040.00
179

Murder trial.- The genuine trial of Samuel Goodere, Esq; (late commander of the Ruby Man of War)

1740 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 1,000.00
264 Anglo-Chinese School (19th century)

Six pith paper drawings of ladies in interiors

19th century GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 975.00
288 Bibiena (Ferdinando Galli) after.

[Varie opere di Prospettiua...]

18th century GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 910.00
194 Johnson (Samuel)

Dictionary of the English Language together with A History of the Language

1827 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 812.50
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò. <i>Nicholas Machiavel's Prince. Also, The life of Castruccio Castracani of Lucca…</i> Translated by Edward Dacres. London, 1640. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FILSON, John. <i>The Discovery, Settlement and present State of Kentucke: and An Essay towards the Topography, and Natural History of that important Country…</i> Wilmington, Del.: James Adams, 1784. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> ELUARD, Paul. <i>Un poeme dans chaque livre.</i> Paris: Louis Broder, 1956. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LEWIS, James Otto. [<i>Aboriginal Port Folio.</i> Philadelphia: Published by the Author, 1835-1836]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS]. BOOK OF HOURS, use of Rome, in Latin. [Southern Netherlands (Ghent or Bruges), c.1460]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MORE, Thomas, Sir. <i>The Workes ... wrytten by him in the Englysh tongue.</i> Edited by William Rastell. London, 1557. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. <i>Love is Enough.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897. $5,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed as President (“A. Lincoln”), 24 February 1863. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> WASHINGTON, George. Address panel with autograph free frank signed ("G:o Washington"), as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army, 5 August 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Beastly Baby.</i> N.p.: The Fantod Press, 1962. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FROST, Robert. Photographic reproduction signed and inscribed ("Robert Frost”), to R.V. Thornton, 1955. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Bug Book.</i> New York: Looking Glass Library, 1959. $500 to $700.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Pride & Prejudice,</i> 3 volumes, first edition, London, 1813. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> John Hancock, Uncommon Privateer Commission, signed as President of Continental Congress, 1777. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Frank Lloyd Wright, photograph signed & inscribed. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Abraham Lincoln, document signed conscripting troops for first national draft in U.S., 1863. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Sense & Sensibility,</i> 3 volumes, first edition, London, 1811. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Charles Dickens, <i>American Notes for General Circulation,</i> first edition, inscribed to Richard Henry Dana, Jr., London, 1842. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> John Maynard Keynes, <i>The General Theory of Employment, Interest & Money,</i> first edition, London, 1936. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Alexandre Raymond, <i>L’Art Islamique en Orient,</i> 2 volumes, first editions, Péra-Constantinople, 1922-24. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 17:</b> Igor Stravinsky, autograph musical quotation signed, 3 bars from <i>Perséphone,</i> 1936. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> REGAMEY, Felix (1844-1906). Unique drawing showing Verlaine and Rimbaud in London, September 1872. €70,000 to 100,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LABORDE, Alexandre de (1773-1842). <i>Voyage pittoresque et historique de l’Espagne.</i> Paris : 1806-1820. €20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375). <i>Il Decamerone…</i> Venise : Gabriele Giolito di Ferrari, 1542.<br>€ 12,000 to 15,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LAMBERT, Yvon (1936). Full collection of writings from <i>Une rêverie émanée de mes loisirs.</i> Paris : 1992 - 2018. €50,000 to 70,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> JOUVE, Paul (1878-1973) -- KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). <i>La Chasse de Kaa.</i> Paris : Javal & Bourdeaux, 1930. €2,000 to 3,000
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