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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 10/2
Auction Date
10/14/2020 - 10/14/2020
Sale Number
#101420
Total Lots
155
Sold Lots
132
Lots Sold
85.16%
Unsold Lots
23
Total Sales (EUR)
12,259.23
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
8,630.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
10,570.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
19,400.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
23,200.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
52.84%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
41013529 Dumortous, Mr.

Histoire des conquêtes de Louis XV. Tant en Flandre que sur le Rhin, en Allemagne & en Italie...

1759 EUR 2,300.00 - 2,800.00 EUR 1,526.00
41208653 Augustin Calmet

Commentaire litteral sur tous les livres de l'ancien et du nouveau testament

1715 Not Available EUR 523.20
41013517 Cervantes, Miguel de / Coypel

Les principales aventures de l'admirable don Quichotte, représentées en figures par Coypel...

1776 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 436.00
41054611 Maupertuis

La Figure de la Terre: Determinee Par Les Observations de Messieurs de Maupertuis

1738 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 370.60
41100493 Lavoisier

Traité élémentaire de Chimie

1793 EUR 330.00 - 370.00 EUR 327.00
41080699 François Tolet

Traité de la lithotomie ou de l'extraction de la pierre hors de la vessie

1708 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 305.20
41109451 François Clément

L'Art de vérifier les dates des faits historiques, des chartes, des chroniques, des anciens monumens

1770 EUR 180.00 - 250.00 EUR 288.85
40877181 Anonyme

L'Ecole parfaite des officiers de bouche, qui enseigne les devoirs du Maître-d'Hôtel, & du Sommelier

1729 EUR 400.00 - 450.00 EUR 272.50
41139041 Vignoble

Règles des cinq ordres d'Architecture

1752 Not Available EUR 239.80
41213255 François Pasumot

Voyages Physiques dans les Pyrénées

1797 Not Available EUR 228.90
41131733 [Louis-Antoine-Auguste, comte de Rohan-Chabot]

Réflexions critiques sur les différens systêmes de tactique de Folard, excepté celui de la colonne

1785 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 196.20
41205669 Buffon

Histoire naturelle générale et particulière

1769 EUR 280.00 - 350.00 EUR 196.20
41144155 W. Coxe (Louios Ramond de Carbonnieres)

Observations Faites Dans les Pyrénées, pour Servir de Suite à des Observations Sur les Alpes

1789 Not Available EUR 185.30
41233205 Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Du contrat social ou principes du droit politique

1763 Not Available EUR 185.30
41169505 Collectif

Tableau des prisons de Paris sous le règne de Robespierre et second tableau des prisons

1795 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 164.59
41201309 James

Dictionnaire Universel de Médecine, de Chirurgie, de Chymie, de Botanique, d'Anatomie, de Pharmacie,

1746 Not Available EUR 163.50
41078799 Philidor / Edmond Hoyle

Académie universelle des jeux

1786 Not Available EUR 158.05
41244287 Marivaux

Oeuvres completes de Marivaux de l'Academie francaise, nouvelle edition avec une notice historique

1725 Not Available EUR 155.87
40833609 M. Cervantes Saveedra

Nouvelles espagnoles

1788 Not Available EUR 154.78
41048883 Louis XVI

Testament de Louis Seize

1793 Not Available EUR 152.60
  • <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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