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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 8/7
Auction Date
08/18/2020 - 08/18/2020
Sale Number
#81820
Total Lots
24
Sold Lots
18
Lots Sold
75.00%
Unsold Lots
6
Total Sales (EUR)
5,582.98
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
3,980.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,920.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
6,010.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
7,620.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
73.27%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
34928423 Johann Jakob Wecker

D.Alexii Pedemontani de Secretis libri sex mira quadam rerum varietat referti, ex italico in latinum

1559 EUR 1,300.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 877.45
39603677 Publius Terentius Afer

P. Terentii Comoediae Sex [Bound with:] // Castigationes et varietates Virgilianae

1529 EUR 700.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 818.59
39704143

Decretales D. Gregorii papae IX

1584 EUR 550.00 - 650.00 EUR 545.00
39627321

Biblia sacra ex postremis doctorum omnium vigiliis, ad Hebraicam veritatem

1551 Not Available EUR 468.70
39608767

Salviani, Episcopi Massiliensis de Vero Ivdicio et Providentia Dei

1564 EUR 200.00 - 220.00 EUR 436.00
39717727 Sesto Ruffo

Le Dignità de' Consoli e de Gl'imperadori e i fatti de' Romani

1560 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 381.50
36441699 Erasmus Reinhold & Philippus Melanchton

Libellus Ioannis de Sacro Busto, de anni ratione, seu ut vocatur vulgo, computus ecclesiasticus

1545 Not Available EUR 376.05
39714895 Diogenes Laertius

Diogenis Laertii de Vita et Moribus Philosophorum

1560 EUR 380.00 - 450.00 EUR 348.80
39691791 Flavius Joseph

Giosefo, il quale con memorabile esempio della divina giustitia

1552 Not Available EUR 241.98
39746497 Francisco Suárez

Commentariorum, ac disputationum in tertiam partem divi Thomae

1593 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 239.80
39708737 Hans Weiditz (1500-1536)

Master Woodcut. The Worship of False Idols!!

1560 Not Available EUR 143.88
39708473 Francesco Sansovino

Sette libri di satire

1583 EUR 200.00 - 250.00 EUR 141.70
39710055 Sebastiano Serlio - 2 x Quarto leaves with hand coloured woodcuts

Roman Villas and Palazzi, Roma, Italy

1584 Not Available EUR 119.90
39726783 Heinrich Vogtherr (the Elder) (1490-1556) - Large folio - 2 large battle woodcuts and 4 portraits

Siege of Constantinople - First Edition - 1548

1548 Not Available EUR 119.90
39744809 Aymar du Rivail

Jure Consulti Eruditissimi Eloquentissimique Civilis Historiae

1551 Not Available EUR 109.00
39643329 Giorgio Liberale (1527–79); W. Meyerpeck

Gentiana [Enziane, Gentiana]: Botany - Folio woodcut on one leaf - Hand coloured

1565 Not Available EUR 82.84
39710097 Gesner, Conrad 1516-1565 - Folio with hand coloured woodcut

Ornithology: Woodpeckers with descriptive text - From the Rare First Edition in German

1557 Not Available EUR 81.75
39726661 Gesner, Conrad 1516-1565 - Folio with hand coloured woodcut.

"Von dem Hirtzen" - Hirsch, Stag

1557 Not Available EUR 50.14
30660405 Senofonte

L'opere Morali di Xenophonte

1558 EUR 300.00 - 350.00 Not Sold
39445213 Christian van Adrichem

Urbis Hierosolymae quemamodum ea christi tempore floruit

1585 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 Not Sold
  • <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
  • <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
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