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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 7/17
Auction Date
07/28/2020 - 07/28/2020
Sale Number
#72820
Total Lots
35
Sold Lots
33
Lots Sold
94.29%
Unsold Lots
2
Total Sales (EUR)
10,505.42
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
7,200.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
8,750.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
8,200.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
9,950.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
105.58%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
39136119 Estienne & Liébault

Siben Bücher von dem Feldbau

1580 EUR 850.00 - 950.00 EUR 1,798.50
39079327 Walther Hermann Ryff

Kurtz Handtbu?chlin unnd Experiment vieler Artzneyen

1589 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,450.00 EUR 1,231.70
39256547 Thucydides / Henri Estienne

Thoukydidou Peri tou Peloponnesiakou polemou ... Thucydidis De Bello Peloponnesiaco Libri VIII

1588 EUR 1,650.00 - 1,850.00 EUR 1,035.50
39111873 Justinianus

Infortiatum, seu Pandectarum Iuris Civilis Tomus Secundus [Corpus Juris Civilis]

1559 EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 708.50
39155463 Ruscelli Girolamo

De secreti del reverendo Donno Alessio Piemontese

1559 EUR 700.00 - 900.00 EUR 654.00
39227187 Cicero

Officiorum Libri Tres

1557 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 523.20
38484497 Justinianus

Digestum Nouum et Vetus, Seu Pandectarum Iuris Civilis

1572 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 474.15
39212027 Andrea Alciati

Elenchi Dictionum, Quae Enodantur in Libris Quator / De Verborum Significatione

1540 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 468.70
38957759

Catullus et in eum commentaries ab eodem correcti et scholiis illustrati, Tibullus et Propertius

1558 Not Available EUR 348.80
39097967 Hylareto

Conciones quadragesimales

1595 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 329.18
39160485 Riminaldi Ippolito

Hippolyti Riminaldi Commentaria Elegantissima

1570 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 327.00
39227233 Manuscript

Geïllumineerde pagina uit een getijdenboek - ca.

1480 Not Available EUR 247.43
39138455 Gaius Plinius Secundus

Epistolarum libri decem

1547 EUR 150.00 - 250.00 EUR 240.89
39190087 Sebastiano Serlio

Portico to Roman Villa with Ballustrades, Italy - Quarto leaf with hand coloured woodcuts

1584 Not Available EUR 198.38
38903929 Manuscript

Origineel blad uit een handschrift - ca.

1350 Not Available EUR 190.75
39089989 Livius (Livy) Titus (59 B.C.-17 A.D.)

Roman History: Medieval Battle Scene; Laconia Greece - 2nd Punic War

1514 Not Available EUR 180.94
39189999 Heinrich Vogtherr (the Elder) (1490-1556) - Large folio woodcut leaf

Earthquake in Germany in 848, Famine of 850, Lothar etc. - Stumpf Chronicle - First Edition - 1548

1548 Not Available EUR 179.85
39153271 TYNDALE, ROGERS & Myles Coverdale

Bible & Great Bible -

1537/1539 Not Available EUR 163.50
39193461 De Praetis Simonis

De interpretatione ultimarum voluntatum Tractaatus Ampliss.

1582 EUR 200.00 - 250.00 EUR 141.70
39190107 Leonhard Fuchs; Albrecht Meyer; Heinrich Füllmaurer

Large folio with woodcut in hand colour: Horseradish Radish [Meerrettich]

1543 Not Available EUR 131.89
  • <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 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.
  • <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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