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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 90920
Auction Date
09/09/2020 - 09/09/2020
Sale Number
#90920
Total Lots
140
Sold Lots
124
Lots Sold
88.57%
Unsold Lots
16
Total Sales (EUR)
14,238.67
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
7,750.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
10,120.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
12,395.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
15,820.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
90.00%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
40016573 M. Brisson

Planches Du Dictionnaire De Physique

1770 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 1,100.90
39991203 de Guay-Trouin

Memories de Guay-Trouin General des Armees Navales...de l'Ordre Royal & Militaire

1740 EUR 500.00 - 700.00 EUR 1,095.45
39907441 Louis Liger

La nouvelle maison rustique, ou economie generale

1763 EUR 600.00 - 700.00 EUR 545.00
39980985 René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur

Mémoires pour servir à l'histoire des insectes

1742/1734 Not Available EUR 370.60
40233641 Buffon

Théorie de la terre / Histoire naturelle des animaux "quadrupèdes": le chameau, le dromadaire...

1783/1774 EUR 400.00 - 450.00 EUR 370.60
40148433 L'Abbé Nollet

L'Art des Expériences, ou Avis aux Amateurs de la Physique, sur le choix, la construction ....

1784 Not Available EUR 348.80
40112707 P. de La Court van der Voort

Les agrémens de la campagne, ou Remarques Particulières ....

1750 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 337.90
36338845 Antoine-Nicolas Dezallier d'Argenville

Voyage pittoresque de Paris ou Indication de tout ce qu'il y a de plus beau dans cette grande Vill

1758 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 327.00
40113011 A. Lavoisier, Bertholet, Foucroy et MM. Morveau,

Méthode de nomenclature chimique

1787 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 272.50
40169625 Francesco Mauriceau

Traité des maladies des femmes grosses, et de celles qui sont accouchées. [Suivi de] Observations su

1728/1721 EUR 280.00 - 320.00 EUR 261.60
39593647 Desidério Erasme

L’ eloge de la folie

1735 EUR 300.00 - 350.00 EUR 261.60
40067379 (Voltaire)

Dictionnaire philosophique portatif

1764 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 244.16
40150845 Raimondo Montecuccoli

Mémoires de Montecuculi, généralissime des troupes de l'Empereur

1751 Not Available EUR 243.07
40130205 Hauy / La Caille

Exposition raisonnée de la théorie de l'électricité et du magnétisme / Leçon d'optique

1787 Not Available EUR 223.45
39849015 A. Baumé

Elémens de Pharmacie Théorique et Pratique

1797 Not Available EUR 218.00
40016961 Joseph Strutt

Angleterre Ancienne, ou Tableau Des Moeurs, Usages, Armes, Habillement, Ec. des anciens Habitans

1789 EUR 225.00 - 325.00 EUR 216.91
40092765 D'Anville / Gibert / Anquetil / Bonamy / De Burigny / De Guignes / L' Académie Royale

[D'ANVILLE ON CONSTANTINOPLE & PARIS] Mémoires de Littérature ... de l’Académie Royale 1764-66 1770

1770 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 216.91
40111815 L'Abbé Nollet

Recherches Sur Les Causes Particulieres Des Phenomenes Electriques Et Sur Les Effets Nuisibles...

1764 Not Available EUR 212.55
39951435 Jean le Clerc

Histoire des Provinces Unies des Pays Bas

1728 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 185.30
40144543 Arnault de Nobleville

Cours de Mèdecine Pratique, Redigè d'apres les Principles of M. Ferrein

1769 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 185.30
  • <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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