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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - bidstart 9/11
Auction Date
09/21/2020 - 09/21/2020
Sale Number
#92120
Total Lots
60
Sold Lots
42
Lots Sold
70.00%
Unsold Lots
18
Total Sales (EUR)
8,513.99
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
6,530.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
8,280.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
12,290.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
15,170.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
56.12%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
40508235 Arnoldus Montanus - 't Leven en bedryf der Prinsen van Oranje: Wilhem de eerste, Maurits,

Frederik Henrik, Wilhem de tweede, Wilhem de derde : aengehecht met de daden der Nassouwsche stam,

1664 EUR 420.00 - 480.00 EUR 1,117.25
40491107 Cesare Ripa

Nova Iconologia

1618 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 EUR 1,090.00
39351155 Schott Gaspar

Cursus mathematicus, absoluta omnium mathematicarum disciplinarum encyclopaedia, in libros XXVIII

1661 EUR 500.00 - 700.00 EUR 534.10
40460691 Anonyme

T'Leeven van Lazarus van Tormus

1663 Not Available EUR 479.60
40554719 Vauban [De] Le Prestre, Sebastien

Veritable maniere de bien fortifier de Mr. de Vauban

1694 EUR 350.00 - 500.00 EUR 479.60
40609213 Henrico Caterino Davila

Historia delle guerre civili di Francia, nella qualle si contengono le operationi di quattro...

1646 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 327.00
40536525 Joly, Hector

Histoire particuliere, des plus memorables choses qui se sont passees au siege de Montauban

1623 Not Available EUR 283.40
40608579 Petrus De La Roviere

Historiae Romanae Scriptores Latini Veteres

1609 EUR 330.00 - 400.00 EUR 283.40
39354597 Mynsicht Adrian Von

Hadriani Mynsicht thesaurus, et armamentarium medico-chymicum

1697 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 261.60
40555085 Rouvrai, Jean Louis: De

L'abomination du Calvinisme (Tome I)

1650 EUR 270.00 - 300.00 EUR 250.70
40540527 Esiodo, Teocrito

Poetae Minores Graeci

1684 EUR 200.00 - 250.00 EUR 222.36
40618245 TASETANUS Xelemir, Archisandrus [d. i. K. J. ZIERLEIN]:

Hinterlassene Schätze.

1687 EUR 450.00 - 550.00 EUR 219.09
40641723 Thucydide

L'Histoire de Thucydide de la Guerre Du Peloponese / 'histoire grecque de Xenophon ou la suite...

1663/1661 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 218.00
39959099 J. U. Krauss

Biblisches Engel - und Kunst Werck

1694 Not Available EUR 196.20
40528043 Giovan Battista Ferrari

De Florum Cultura

1633 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 185.30
40538087 Plutarchus / Adam van Zuylen van Nyevelt / Simon Goulart

t Leven der doorlvchtige Griecken ende Romeynen, tegen elck anderen vergeleken

1644 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 174.40
40600189 Francis Bacon

The Historie of the Reigne of King Henry the Seventh

1641 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 174.40
40628301 Jean David / P. Joannes David

Toets-steen tot beproevinghe, ende oeffeninge

1607 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 163.50
40553843 De Scudery, Madelein

Conversations nouvelles sur divers sujets, dediees au Roi

1685 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 125.35
40591179 (Dan. Heinsius e.a.)

Acta ofte Handelinghen des Nationalen Synodi inden name onses Heeren Jesu Christi.

1621 Not Available EUR 120.99
  • <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.
  • <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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