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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 100920
Auction Date
10/09/2020 - 10/09/2020
Sale Number
#100920
Total Lots
104
Sold Lots
86
Lots Sold
82.69%
Unsold Lots
18
Total Sales (EUR)
13,316.53
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
9,390.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
11,875.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
18,165.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
22,300.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
59.72%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
41157285 Jacques Philippe d' Orville / Pieter Burman

Sicula quibus Siciliae veteris rudera, additis antiquitatum tabulis illustrantur

1764 EUR 1,100.00 - 1,300.00 EUR 1,280.75
41222515 Misson

A New Voyage to Italy

1714 EUR 450.00 - 500.00 EUR 550.45
41183247 Curcio Rufo, Quinto

De Rebus Gestis Alexandri Magni, regis

1724 EUR 700.00 - 800.00 EUR 545.00
38640597 Domenico Schiavo

Descrizione della solenne acclamazione e del giuramento di fedeltà prestato al re di Sicilia

1760 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 523.20
41146267 Brás Luís de Abreu

Portugal Medico ou Monarchia Medico-Lusitana, historica, practica, symbolica, ethica, e politica

1726 EUR 800.00 - 900.00 EUR 490.50
39004841 Petrus Zaunslifer

[Emblemata] Tafereel van overdeftige zinnebeelden

1722 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 414.20
41198971

Almanach à étui et de poche pour l'année 1787

1787 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 409.84
41039829 Eliza Haywood

The History of Miss Betsy Thoughtless

1772 Not Available EUR 348.80
41164987 [Martinus Houttuyn]

Natuurlyke historie, Of Uitvoerige beschryving der dieren, planten, en mineraalen. 5 delen

1780/1785 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 337.90
41181763 Sophocles (tragicus); ( ???????? )

Sophoclis Tragoediae septem

1758 Not Available EUR 294.30
41052893 Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft / Geeraert Brandt / David van Hoogstraten

P.C. Hoofts Mengelwerken, ten deele nooit te vooren gedrukt.

1704 Not Available EUR 284.49
40870163 Gerard van Loon & F. v. Bleyswyck (ill.)

Aloude hollandsche histori

1734 EUR 275.00 - 375.00 EUR 272.50
41032755 Pierre Massuet/ P. le Clerc(vert.)

Wetenswaardig onderzoek (...) verbazende menigte der verscheide soorten van Kokerwurmen

1733 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 272.50
41022425 Joannes-Franciscus vander Elst

Prael-treyn verrykt door ry-benden, praelwagens, zinne-beelden...

1775 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 245.25
41082277 Louis De Holberg

Nicolai Klimii Iter Subterraneneum Nevam Terrulis Théoriam Ac Historiam Qintae Monarchiae

1741 Not Available EUR 241.98
38502369 Gysbert de Cretser en Constantijn Huygens

Beschryvinge van 'sGravenhage

1711 EUR 175.00 - 275.00 EUR 218.00
40862661 Perini Ludovico

Trattato della pratica di Geometria

1739 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 218.00
39313555 J. Cats/ naar Adriaen van de Venne

Huuwelyk, Dat is Het gansche beleyt des Echten Staats

1720 Not Available EUR 196.20
41153139 Giuseppe Maria Galanti

Nuova descrizione Storica e Geografica delle Sicilie (tomes II-III-IV only)

1788 Not Available EUR 196.20
41172331 Jean Le Clerc

Physica dice de rebus corporeis

1704 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 196.20
  • <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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