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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - bidstart 9/4
Auction Date
09/14/2020 - 09/14/2020
Sale Number
#91420
Total Lots
104
Sold Lots
85
Lots Sold
81.73%
Unsold Lots
19
Total Sales (EUR)
21,304.05
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
14,885.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
18,345.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
26,670.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
32,130.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
66.31%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
39422693 Richard Lower

Tractatus de Corde. Item De Motu & Colore Sanguinis, et chyli in eum transitu

1669 EUR 3,100.00 - 3,500.00 EUR 2,834.00
40425433 [Bacon, Roger] Mehun, Jean de

Le Miroir d'alquimie de Jean de Mehun... avec la Table d'émeraude d'Hermes Trimegiste...

1612 EUR 2,000.00 - 2,200.00 EUR 1,853.00
40398763 Ulisse Aldrovandi

De Quadrupedibus Solidipedibus

1639 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,400.00 EUR 1,798.50
40406039 Jacques Dalechamps

Histoire générale des plantes

1653 Not Available EUR 1,199.00
40291885 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 1,124.88
40420857 Gessner

Historiae Animalium

1617 EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 930.86
39772383 Olfert Dapper

Naukeurige Beschryving der eilanden in de Archipel der Middelantsche zee, Cyprus , Paros, Samos

1688 EUR 850.00 - 950.00 EUR 817.50
40460477 Laonicus Chalcocondylas

L'histoire de la decadence de l'empire grec

1632 Not Available EUR 763.00
40362403 Philipp Cluver

Germaniae Antiquae

1616 EUR 320.00 - 400.00 EUR 626.75
40400383 Plutarchus van Cheronea

t Leven der Doorluchtige Griecken ende Romeynen

1603 Not Available EUR 512.30
40335975 Filippo de Rossi

Ritratto di Roma antica nel quale sono figurati i principali tempij, theatri, anfiteatri

1654 Not Available EUR 443.63
40236795 Lucius Annaeus Seneca and Justus Lipsius

Annaei Senecae Opera quae extant omnia, a Iusto Lipsio emendata et scholiis illustrata

1652 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 425.10
40114183 Allain Manesson Mallet

Description de l'Univers Contenant les Differents Systèmes du Monde

1685 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 377.14
40312795 Bonaventura da Bagnoregio

Opuscula Spiritualia

1644 EUR 350.00 - 500.00 EUR 359.70
40402475 Emanuel van Meteren

Historien der Nederlanden en haar Naburen Oorlogen tot het Jaar 1612

1663 Not Available EUR 327.00
40471329 Johannes Wtenbogaert

Johannis Uytenbogaerts leven, kerckelijcke bedieninghe ende zedighe verantwoordingh

1646 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 327.00
40228611 Gregorio Leti

Het leven van Filips de II, koning van Spanien. Behelsende [...] voorsigtigheyt in sijne [...]

1699 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 305.20
40414471 Pieter Cornelisz. Hooft

Nederlandsche Historien, Seedert Kaarel den Vyfden [..] Met het Vervolgh

1677 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 262.69
40328473 Peter Lambeck

Commentariorum de Augustissima bibliotheca Caesarea Vindobonensi liber secundus

1669 Not Available EUR 261.60
40218473 Jaques de Montholon

Plaidoyé...Pour les Pères Iésuites demandeurs et requerans l'enterinement des lettres patentes...

1612 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 239.80
  • <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>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.
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