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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 8/7
Auction Date
08/17/2020 - 08/17/2020
Sale Number
#81720
Total Lots
55
Sold Lots
47
Lots Sold
85.45%
Unsold Lots
8
Total Sales (EUR)
10,436.75
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,770.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,800.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
8,970.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
10,900.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
95.75%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
39494129 Marcus Zuerius Boxhorn

Emblemata politica & Orationes.

1635 EUR 850.00 - 950.00 EUR 1,526.00
39571605 Rene? Descartes / J.H. Glazemaker (vert.)

Meditationes de prima philosophia: of Bedenkingen van d'eerste wysbegeerte [EN]

1690 EUR 950.00 - 1,100.00 EUR 1,079.10
39355317 Hermes Trismegistus, Marcilio Ficino & Porphyry, Proclus, Iamblichus & Lewis Du Moulin...

[Corpus Hermeticum].De Mysteriis aegyptiorum chaldaerum, assyriarum.. & Morum exemplar.

1607/1654 Not Available EUR 697.60
39717525 Laonicus Chalcondyle

Histoire générale des Turcs, contenant l’histoire de Chalcondyle… Tome 2

1661 EUR 620.00 - 700.00 EUR 479.60
39635071 Hippocrates

Liber de Aeribus, Aquis et Locis

1658 Not Available EUR 426.19
39578103 Johannes Gysius

Oorspronck ende voortgang der Neder-landscher beroerten

1626 Not Available EUR 403.30
39512357 Gabriel Pereira de Castro

De Manu Regia Tractatus, secunda pars

1625 EUR 700.00 - 800.00 EUR 381.50
39634683 Merian, Matthaeus

Topographia Provinciarum Austriacaru & Topographia Bohemiae Moraviae et Silesiae

1649/1650 Not Available EUR 349.89
39665741 le Bouvier de Fontenelle. e.a.

Orphee / Coronis / Thetis et Pelee / Enee et Lavinie

1699/1690 Not Available EUR 319.37
39559229 Plinius Secundus

Naturalis historiae

1668/1669 Not Available EUR 283.40
38893191 Aristotele

La Rhetorique d’Aristote

1630 Not Available EUR 272.50
39548735 Girolamo Merolla de Sorrento

Voyage to Congo and several other Countries, Chiefly in Southern Africk

1699 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 267.05
39613225 Jean Pontas

Exhortations aux malades en leur administrant le saint viatique tirées de l'écriture et des pères

1690 Not Available EUR 250.70
39659275 PRIJSBAND: (Thomas Gale: samensteller)

Opuscula mythologica physica et ethica. Græce et Latine.

1688 Not Available EUR 241.98
39576131 Joost van den Vondel

Koning Davids harpzangen [Gebonden met:] De helden Godes des ouwden verbonds[En:] Het Pasha

1636/1696 Not Available EUR 239.80
39642981 Torah Scroll, Bible, Vellum, Manuscript, Leaf, Morocco

Numbers 9:29-11:3

1650 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 239.80
39668921 Lambertus Hortensius

Historie ofte wijder verklaringhe van de Utrechtsche gheschiedenissen

1625 Not Available EUR 223.45
39634473 Donato Giannotti

Donati Iannotii Florentini dialogi de repub. Venetorum

1631 Not Available EUR 208.19
39476515 Antonius Matthaeus

De nobilitate, de principibus [...] de comitatu Hollandiæ et dioecesi Ultraiectina libri quatuor

1686 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 174.40
39569069

Breviarium Romanum [...] pars aestiva

1688 Not Available EUR 174.40
  • <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.
  • <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.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Begin & Sadat Unique Signed Photo from Camp David Summit. $2,000 to $2,500.
    <b>Lion Heart Autographs<br>Now thru Oct. 21:</b> Rare Scriabin ALS Written the Year He Completed “The Poem of Ecstasy.” $4,000 to $5,000.
    <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> 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.
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