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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 7/24
Auction Date
08/03/2020 - 08/03/2020
Sale Number
#80320
Total Lots
50
Sold Lots
43
Lots Sold
86.00%
Unsold Lots
7
Total Sales (EUR)
13,799.40
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
9,025.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
11,075.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
19,375.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
23,625.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
58.41%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
39280379 Mersenne

Les questions theologiques, physiques, morales et mathematiques

1634 EUR 175.00 - 275.00 EUR 1,561.97
39363293 Mohammad Ibn Khwandshah Ibn Mahmud Mir Khwand / Teixeira, Pedro

Relaciones de Pedro Teixeira d’ el origen descendencia y succession de los Reyes de Persia,

1610 EUR 1,250.00 - 1,400.00 EUR 1,308.00
39090845 Joost van den Vondel

Flaccus Lierzangen en Dichtkunst, Vorstelijcke Warande Der Dieren, Toonneel Des Menschelyken levens

1682 EUR 275.00 - 375.00 EUR 898.16
38375363

Slavic Psalter / Prayer Book - 17th century?

Not Available EUR 817.50
39175499 Hendrick en Jacob Keur

Biblia, dat is de gantsche H. Schrifture

1690 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 708.50
39039991 Joh. van Beverwijck

Inleydinge tot de Hollandtsche genees-middelen

1652 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 664.90
39316413 STATENBIJBEL BIJBEL - Wed. Paulus Aertsz van RAVESTEYN

BIBLIA; de gantsche H. Schrifture

1645 EUR 450.00 - 550.00 EUR 654.00
39255031 Kilian Wolfgang

Pharmacopoeia Augustana

1643 EUR 700.00 - 800.00 EUR 654.00
39300285 Philipp Cluver

Italia Antiqua

1659 EUR 450.00 - 500.00 EUR 610.40
39221965 Enrico Caterina Davila

Historia de las guerras civiles de Francia

1686 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 545.00
39281815 Márquez, Micheli

Tesoro militar de Cavalleria, antiguo y moderno modo de armar cavalleros y professar

1642 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,350.00 EUR 457.80
39221967 Pieter Bor Christiaensz

Oorsprongk, begin, en vervolgh der Nederlandsche oorlogen, beroerten, en borgerlyke oneenigheden

1681 Not Available EUR 436.00
39306875 Tomaso Garzoni

La Piazza universale di tutte le professioni del Mondo

1665 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 414.20
39133185 Saavedra Fajardo, Diego de

Idea de un principe politico christiano, representada en cien empressas.

1664 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 414.20
39281679 Bentivoglio, Cardenal

Relaciones del Cardenal Bentivollo, publicadas por Enrico Puteano Coronista de S. M. en Flandes

1638 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 327.00
39133151 Strada, Octavii de

De vitis Imperatorum et Caesarum Romanorum, tam occidentalium quam orientalium

1615 EUR 450.00 - 500.00 EUR 316.10
39191923 Carlo Ridollfi

Le Maraviglie Dell'arte, Overo Le Vite de gl'Illustri Pittori Veneti, e dello Stato. Ove sono raccol

1648 EUR 275.00 - 375.00 EUR 271.41
39360339 Zeno Pietro Angelo

Memoria De' Scrittori Veneti Patritii

1662 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 218.00
39281585 Moreno de Vargas, Bernabé

Discursos de la Nobleza de España.

1659 EUR 300.00 - 350.00 EUR 212.55
39333381 Geeraert Brandt

Historie der reformatie

1677/1704 Not Available EUR 207.10
  • <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.
  • <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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