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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 9/25
Auction Date
10/07/2020 - 10/07/2020
Sale Number
#100720
Total Lots
140
Sold Lots
129
Lots Sold
92.14%
Unsold Lots
11
Total Sales (EUR)
12,360.60
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,125.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,235.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
6,725.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
8,655.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
142.81%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
40883191 Jean Jacques Rousseau

Collection complète des œuvres de Jean Jacques Rousseau

1783/1789 EUR 550.00 - 610.00 EUR 599.50
40810551 Buffon

Histoire naturelle des oiseaux : 17 volumes

1770/1785 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 436.00
40895055 Jean Nicolas de Parival

Les delices de la Hollande

1710 Not Available EUR 425.10
40907621 Cardinal de Retz; Guy Joli

Mémoires du Cardinal de Retz; Mémoires de Guy Joli

1777 Not Available EUR 392.40
40980127 Cleriade Vachier

Méthode pour traiter toutes les maladies

1785/1787 EUR 170.00 - 200.00 EUR 359.70
40917449 M. Savérien

Histoire des progrès de l'esprit humain..

1775/1778 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 316.10
40902687 André Dacier

La vie de Pythagore, ses symboles, ses vers dorez & la vie d'Hiérocles

1706 EUR 280.00 - 320.00 EUR 272.50
40897241

Les cent nouvelles / Nouvelles / Recueil de Contes

1733 Not Available EUR 263.78
40993907 Par une société de gens de lettres

Dictionnaire historique-portatif, ou histoire abrégée de tous les hommes qui se sont fait un nom

1771 Not Available EUR 208.19
40960179 N. Ginet

Traité et tarif général du Toisé des Bois de Charpente

1760 Not Available EUR 207.10
40855925 Charles Antoine Leblond

Eléments de Fortification

1739 Not Available EUR 198.38
39376543 Poncelet Polycarpe

Chimie du gout l'odorat, ou principes pour composer facilement, & à peu de frais, les liqueurs à boi

1755 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 197.29
40962001 Corneille

Le théâtre de Corneille

1747 Not Available EUR 196.20
40895851 Jean Baptiste d'Argens

Lettres juives ou correspondance philosophique, historique et critique

1750/1751 EUR 190.00 - 220.00 EUR 190.75
40735713 Claude Fleury

Histoire ecclésiastique

1777/1779 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 185.30
40796675 M.G.S.H.

Calendrier perpétuel

1774 EUR 190.00 - 210.00 EUR 185.30
40869981 Voltaire

Ouvrages Dramatiques

1775 Not Available EUR 185.30
40975731 General de Manstein

Memoires sur la Russie, historiques, politiques et militaires

1772 Not Available EUR 185.30
40987775 Guy de Chauliac

Le Maistre en Chirurgie ou L'Abregé Complet de la Chirurgie de Guy de Chauliac

1731 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 185.30
40934263 Homere

L'Iliade / L'Odyssée

1772/1777 Not Available EUR 174.40
  • <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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