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Morton Subastas

Auction Info

Auction Name
Books and Documents Auction from a Mexicanista Library (Denegre)
Auction Date
08/04/2020 - 08/04/2020
Sale Number
#5381
Total Lots
232
Sold Lots
62
Lots Sold
26.72%
Unsold Lots
170
Total Sales (MXN)
367,200.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
374,900.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (MXN)
492,200.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
2,037,900.00
High Estimate of All Lots (MXN)
2,643,400.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
13.89%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
196

El Mexicano. Periódico Bisemanal, Dedicado al Pueblo

1865 - 1866 MXN 30,000.00 - 40,000.00 MXN 30,000.00
187 Martínez, Víctor José.

Sinópsis Histórica, Filosófica y Política de las Revoluciones Mexicanas

1874 MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 18,000.00
110 Bails, Benito.

Principios de Matemáticas

1828 MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 18,000.00
128 Berlandier, Luis - Chovel, Rafael.

Diario de Viaje de la Comisión de Límites que Puso el Gobierno de la República..

1850 MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00 MXN 16,800.00
42

Compañía Fundidora de Fierro y Acero de Monterrey, S. A. Propiedades Mineras

1909 MXN 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 MXN 13,200.00
22 Bribiesca Castrejón, José Luis.

Hidrología Histórica / El Agua Potable en la República Mexicana

1960 MXN 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 MXN 12,000.00
31 Ramirez, Santiago.

Litología. Introducción al Estudio de las Rocas

1886 MXN 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 MXN 12,000.00
111 Vallejo, José Mariano.

Compendio de Matemáticas Puras y Mistas

1839 MXN 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 MXN 12,000.00
127 Rejón, Manuel Crecencio.

Observaciones contra el Tratado de Paz, Firmado en la Ciudad de Guadalupe el 2 del Próximo...

1848 MXN 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 MXN 11,400.00
30 Contreras, Manuel María.

Reseña de los Trabajos de la Sociedad Mexicana de Minería

1884 MXN 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 MXN 10,200.00
209 Molina, Francisco Xavier - Landivar, Raphaele - Ballejo, Joseph Ignacio.

El Llanto de los Ojos de los Jesuitas de Guathemala..

1766 MXN 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 MXN 9,600.00
67

El Petróleo de México: Recopilación de Documentos Oficiales del Conflicto de Orden Económico de la Industria Petrolera..

1963 MXN 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 MXN 9,600.00
93 Corro, José Justo.

Arancel General de Aduanas Marítimas y Fronterizas, y Pauta de Comisos para el Gobierno Interior de..

1837 MXN 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 MXN 9,600.00
29 Eguia, José Joaquín de/ Elhuyar, Fausto de.

Memoria sobre la Utilidad e Influjo de la Minería..

1883 MXN 9,000.00 - 11,000.00 MXN 9,000.00
172 Schmidt, Geo A.

Mexiko.

1921 MXN 9,000.00 - 11,000.00 MXN 8,400.00
11

Brief Sketch of the Drainage Works of the Valley of Mexico

1901 MXN 9,000.00 - 11,000.00 MXN 8,400.00
33 Puga, Guillermo B.

Reseña Geológica de la Sierra de Guadalupe (Valle de México)

1889 MXN 9,000.00 - 11,000.00 MXN 8,400.00
134 Loizillon, Henri.

Lettres sur L'Expédition du Mexique.

1890 MXN 8,000.00 - 10,000.00 MXN 7,200.00
12

Memoria Administrativa y Económica que la Junta Directiva del Desagüe y Saneamiento de la Ciudad de México Presenta..

1903 MXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 MXN 6,000.00
69 Bano, J. de/ Marín, L...

Instrucciones para el Cultivo de la Vid/ El Ajonjolí..

1917 - 1931 MXN 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 MXN 5,400.00
  • <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>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> Laurie, Richard Holmes (1777-1858). <i>Fredonia or the United States of North-America</i> (Lot 1324, Estimate: $8,000-12,000)
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> Stieglitz, Alfred (1864-1946). Edward Steichen's Personal Set of <i>Camera Work, Vol. 1-50</i> (Lot 1073, Estimate: $250,000-350,000)
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> Austen, Jane (1775-1817). Rare Set of Five First Edition Works (Lot 1112, Estimate: $20,000-30,000)
    <center><b>Skinner: Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>November 2 – 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> Whitney, Josiah (1819-1896). <i>The Yosemite Book</i> (Lot 1083, Estimate: $6,000-8,000)
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> Clemens, Samuel L., Theodore Roosevelt, et al. <i>Liber Scriptorum. The First Book of the Authors Club</i> (Lot 1123, Estimate: $3,000-5,000)
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> Leonard, Herman LeRoy Williams (c. 1814-1872). <i>Oregon Territory</i> (Lot 1275, Estimate: $3,000-4,000)
    <center><b>Skinner: Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>November 2 – 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> King, Martin Luther, Jr. (1929-1968). Typed Letter Signed, 12 January, 1959 (Lot 1233, Estimate: $2,000-4,000)
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> <i>Recens Edita totius Novi Belgii, in American Septentrionali,</i> Conrad Lotter, mid-18th century (Lot 1325, Estimate: $2,000-3,000)
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> Hoppe, Emile Otto (1878-1972). <i>Deutsche Arbeit Bilder Vom Wiederaufstieg Deutschlands</i> (Lot 1041, Estimate: $500-700)
    <center><b>Skinner: Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>November 2 – 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> Audubon, John James (1785-1851). Capra Americana, Rocky Mountain Goat, Plate CXXVIII (Lot 1308, Estimate: $600-800)
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> Manuscript Book of Returns from the 8th Massachusetts Regiment of Foot, 1779-1781 (Lot 1208, Estimate: $3,000-5,000)
    <b>Skinner, Nov. 2 – 12:</b> <i>Die Flache.</i> Vienna: Anton Schroll [1910] (Lot 1410, Estimate: $800-1,200)
    <center><b>Skinner: Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>November 2 – 12, 2020</b>
  • <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><center>Sotheby’s<br>James Bond: A Collection of<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>The Property of a Gentleman<br>11 November 2020<br>London</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>Casino Royale,</i> 1953, first edition, presentation copy. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>Live and Let Die,</i> 1954, first edition, presentation copy inscribed to Winston Churchill. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>Moonraker,</i> 1955, first edition, presentation copy inscribed to Raymond Chandler. £70,000 to £100,000.
    <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>James Bond: A Collection of<br>Books and Manuscripts<br>The Property of a Gentleman<br>11 November 2020<br>London</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | Diamonds are Forever, [1955-56], the final revised typescript. £80,000 to £120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>The Spy Who Loved Me,</i> 1962, first edition, presentation copy to Robert Kennedy. £35,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 11:</b> FLEMING | <i>From Russia, With Love,</i> 1957, first edition. £2,000 to £3,000
  • <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.
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