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Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 7/17
Auction Date
07/27/2020 - 07/27/2020
Sale Number
#72720
Total Lots
51
Sold Lots
45
Lots Sold
88.24%
Unsold Lots
6
Total Sales (EUR)
11,374.15
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,120.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
6,510.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
7,000.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
8,790.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
129.40%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
39107923 Ambroise Paré

Oeuvres ... Pourtraits & Figures de l'Anatomie... Chirurgie, Monstres

1652 EUR 500.00 - 650.00 EUR 1,912.95
38915431 Olfert Dapper

Description de l'Afrique

1686 Not Available EUR 1,853.00
39195477 C. Plinius Secundus

Naturalis Historiae

1669 EUR 500.00 - 700.00 EUR 781.53
39256937 Sigmund von Birken

L'origine del Danubio, con li nomi antichi, e moderni di tutti li Fiumi, & Acque ...

1685 EUR 850.00 - 950.00 EUR 664.90
39103527 François Perrier

Segmenta nobilium signorum e statuaru[m]

1638 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 506.85
39017525 Lipsius, Justus

De militia romana, libri quinque, commentarius ad Polybium - Analecta observationes reliqua ....

1602 Not Available EUR 404.39
39078351

Afbeeldingen Der voornaamste Historien, Soo van het Oude als Nieuwe Testament.

1700 Not Available EUR 401.12
39112527

The life of Boetius

1683 Not Available EUR 397.85
39210413

Biblia Sacra Vulgatae Editionis, Sixti V. Pontificis Max et Clementis VIII

1608 EUR 300.00 - 350.00 EUR 392.40
39157239 Adrianus Pars

De profeterende Heiland in sijn vreesselijke en getrouwe Godspraken.

1693 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 359.70
38919199 Sansovino Francesco

Della Origine et de' Fatti delle Famiglie Illustri d' Italia

1609 Not Available EUR 327.00
39171605 Johannes Voet / Simonis van Leeuwen

Commentarius ad Pandectas & Censura forensis theoretico-practica

1731/1685 Not Available EUR 305.20
39098139 Ammianus Marcellinus

Rerum Gestarum Quae exstant - M. Boxhorn-Zverius recensuit et animadversiones illustravit

1632 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 283.40
39122283 Jean Bouchet

Les Annales d'Aquitaine Faicts et Gestes en sommaire des Roys de France et d'Angleterre

1644 EUR 320.00 - 360.00 EUR 272.50
38943857 Argoli Andrea

Primi Mobilis Tabulae (Vol. I only)

1644 Not Available EUR 163.50
39151229

Psalterium Davidis

1657 Not Available EUR 163.50
39112471 Juvenalis, Decimus Junius

D. Ivn. Ivvenalis et avli persii flacci satyrae, ex doct: vivorum emendatione

1671 Not Available EUR 155.87
39112501 Lucanus Marcus Annaeus

M. annaei lucani pharsalia sive de bello civili Caesaris et Pompeji Lib. x.

1665 Not Available EUR 146.06
39181553 Flavius Josephus / Hegesippus Palaestinus

Flavii Iosephi Hooghberoemde ioodsche historien ende boecken.

1636 Not Available EUR 141.70
39212813 Johann Baptiste Horvath

Physica Generalis Auditorum Usibus Accomodata A Jo. Bapt. Horvath Presb.

1601 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 131.89
  • <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Most Remarkable Autograph Album Ever Offered: Wilde Poem, Melville Quotes Shakespeare, 8 presidents, Mary Lincoln & 400 More. $30,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Unique Napoleon Autograph Manuscript Detailing his Military Campaign in Italy, plus Doodles. $18,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Remarkable Pasteur Manuscript on Rabies Research 8 Months before 1st Successful Human Vaccination. $12,500 to $15,000.
    <b><center>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Rare & Remarkable Autographs<br>and Manuscripts<br>Now until October 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Freud 1933 ALS Supporting First Lay Analyst Theodor Reik with Reik’s Handwritten Definition of Psychology. $15,000 to $16,000.
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    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Columbus’ Patron Pays for a Gift to a Lady in Waiting. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Signed Photo of Nansen, Nobel Prize Winner & Norway’s First Great Arctic Explorer. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Stravinsky Pens 5 Bars from "Petrouschka.” $1,200 to $1,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Zapata Letter Written 4 Days Following Collapse of Negotiations between Villa and Carranza. $2,000 to $2,200.
  • <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>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
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Book of Hours with Illuminated Miniatures, France, mid-15th century. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Conradus de Alemania [Halberstadt the Elder], <i>Concordantiae Bibliorum,</i> Strassburg, 1474. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Christopher Marlowe, <i>The Jew of Malta,</i> London, 1633. Earliest extant edition of this antiauthoritarian Elizabethan play. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b><br>Sir Isaac Newton, <i>The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy,</i> first edition in English, 2 volumes, London, 1729. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> John Rae, <i>Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847,</i> first edition, London, 1850. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Philip Pittman, <i>The Present State of the European Settlements on the Mississippi…,</i> first edition, London, 1770. $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Cyanotype of an anatomy class at Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1895. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Equine veterinary formulary, manuscript on paper, East Earl, Pennsylvania, circa 1860. $400 to $600.
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