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Auction Name
Fine Books, Manuscripts, and Works on Paper
Auction Date
01/28/2021 - 01/28/2021
Sale Number
#1071
Total Lots
237
Sold Lots
214
Lots Sold
90.30%
Unsold Lots
23
Total Sales (GBP)
551,090.50
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
268,480.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP)
390,220.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
296,280.00
High Estimate of All Lots (GBP)
431,120.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
127.83%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
2 Schedel (Hartmann)

Schedel (Hartmann) Liber Chronicarum

1493 GBP 30,000.00 - 50,000.00 GBP 42,500.00
97 Brontë (Charlotte)

Brontë (Charlotte) Jane Eyre. An Autobiography

1847 GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00 GBP 32,500.00
16

[Greek Orthodox Church].- Menaion

[c. 1400]. GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 GBP 20,000.00
206 Péron (Francois) and Freycinet.

Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes

1824 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 18,750.00
58

Miniature Bible.- Bible, English. The Holy Bible...Done into Verse

1698 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 15,000.00
93 [Austen (Jane)]

[Austen (Jane)] Emma: A Novel

1816 GBP 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 GBP 13,750.00
22

American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn

1777 GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 GBP 11,700.00
176

Germ (The): Thoughts towards Nature

1850 GBP 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 GBP 10,625.00
124 Scott (Paul)

Scott (Paul) [The Raj Quartet]

1966 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 10,000.00
221

Serio-Comic map of Europe.- Anonymous. L' Europa Geografico-Politica, Veduta A Volo D' Oca

[c. 1871]. GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 9,375.00
231 Polacco (Giorgio)

Astronomy.- Polacco (Giorgio) Anticopernicus catholicus, sev de terae statione

1644 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 9,375.00
129 [Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge)], "Lewis Carroll".

[Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge)], Lewis Carroll. Through the Looking Glass

1893 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 8,750.00
5 [Forti (Girolamo)]

[Forti (Girolamo)] Inamoramento de' Rinaldo de Monte Albano et diverse ferocissime bataglie...

1517 GBP 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 GBP 8,750.00
113 Dickens (Charles)

Nonesuch Press.- Dickens (Charles) [The Works] The Nonesuch Dickens

1937-38. GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 7,500.00
173 Burne-Jones (Sir Edward)

Burne-Jones (Sir Edward) The Work of Edward Burne-Jones

[c.1900]. GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 7,500.00
195

Nazraeli Press.- One Picture Book, Nos.1-100 [a complete set including variants]

2000-17 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 7,500.00
27

India.- Journal of a Voyage to India...

1817 GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 6,875.00
70 Boydell (John & Josiah)

Shakespeare.- Boydell (John & Josiah) A Collection of Prints from the Pictures painted for the Purpose of illustrating the Dramatic Works of Shakespeare

1803-[05]. GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 6,875.00
201 Royal African Company

Africa.- Slave trade.- Royal African Company.- A New and Correct Map of the Coast of Africa

1744 GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 6,875.00
1 Petrus Ravennas.

Mnemonics.- Petrus Ravennas. Phoenix seu De artificiosa memoria

1491 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 6,875.00
  • <b><center>Hindman Auctions<br>Literature from a Private New Orleans Collection<br>March 19, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> STEINBECK, John (1902-1968). <i>The Pastures of Heaven.</i> New York: Brewer, Warren & Putnam, 1932. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> FITZGERALD, F. Scott (1896-1940). <i>Tender is the Night.</i> New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> STOKER, Bram (1847-1912). <i>Dracula.</i> Westminster: Archibald Constable and Company, 1897. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b><center>Hindman Auctions<br>Literature from a Private New Orleans Collection<br>March 19, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> GOLDING, William (1911-1993). <i>Lord of the Flies.</i> London: Faber and Faber, 1954. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> SALINGER, J. D. (1919-2010). The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1951. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> HEMINGWAY, Ernest (1899-1961). <i>The Torrents of Spring.</i> New York: Scribner's, 1926. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b><center>Hindman Auctions<br>Literature from a Private New Orleans Collection<br>March 19, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> HUXLEY, Aldous (1894-1963). <i>Brave New World.</i> London: Chatto & Windus, 1932. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> WELLS, H.G. <i>The Time Machine, an Invention.</i> New York: Henry Holt, 1895. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> DAHL, Roald (1916-1990). <i>Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.</i> New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1964. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Hindman Auctions<br>Literature from a Private New Orleans Collection<br>March 19, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> HERBERT, Frank (1920-1986). Dune. Philadelphia: Chilton Books, 1965. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> KESEY, Ken (1935-2001). <i>One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest.</i> New York: The Viking Press, 1962. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Mar. 19:</b> VONNEGUT, Kurt, Jr. (1922-2007). <i>Slaughterhouse-Five or The Children's Crusade.</i> New York: Seymour Lawrence Delacorte Press, 1969. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
    <center><b>California Virtual Book Fair<br>March 4-6, 2021<br>www.abaa.org/vbf</b>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Dorothea Lange, <i>Migrant Mother (horizontal),</i> silver print, 1936. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Group of 32 WWII-era identification badges for manufacturing & military-related companies, 1940-50s. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Julia Margaret Cameron, <i>Alfred, Lord Tennyson,</i> albumen print, 1869. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Arnold Genthe, <i>Portrait of Theodore Roosevelt,</i> silver print, circa 1908. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Edward Curtis, <I>Oasis in the Badlands,</I> toned platinum print, 1905. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Francis Frith, three volumes, approximately 140 photographs, 1860-70s. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Eugène Atget, <i>20 Photographs,</i> gold-toned silver prints by Berenice Abbott, 1898-1927. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b> Neil Leifer, <i>Muhammad Ali,</i> chromogenic print, 1965. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 11:</b><br>A group of approximately 50 Photomatic selfies of the same man taken over a period of time, 1940s. Estimate $1,500 to $2,500.
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