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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 6/11
Auction Date
06/23/2021 - 06/23/2021
Sale Number
#62321
Total Lots
135
Sold Lots
129
Lots Sold
95.56%
Unsold Lots
6
Total Sales (EUR)
14,491.40
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
3,063.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
3,759.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
4,513.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
5,659.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
256.08%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
48930355 Faujas de Saint-Fond

Description des experiences de la machine aerostatique

1784 EUR 850.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 817.50
49093421 Nicolas Boileau-Despreaux / Bernard Picart le Romain

Oeuvres.Avec des éclaircissemens historiques donnez par lui-même. Satires. Art poétique. Le Lutrin..

1718 Not Available EUR 545.00
48936337 Moreri

Le Grand dictionnaire historique ou le mélange curieux de l'histoire sacrée et profane

1732 EUR 220.00 - 242.00 EUR 436.00
49025429 Maximilien de Béthune, duc de Sully

?Mémoires de Maximilien de Bethune duc de Sully, principal ministre d'Henry Le Grand

1747 Not Available EUR 392.40
48941467 M. Lavoisier

Traité Elémentaire de Chimie

1793 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 359.70
49028343 Paul de Gondi, cardinal de Retz ; Guy Joly; Duchesse de Nemours.

Memoires du Cardinal de Retz Regne de Louis XIV

1751 Not Available EUR 328.09
48995279 Charles Alexandre de Calonne

Recueil : Reque?te au roi : adresse?e a? Sa Majeste? / Re?ponse a? la Reque?te au Roi.

1787 Not Available EUR 306.29
49023695 Abbé Jean Antoine Nollet

Leçons de physique expérimentale

1765/1754 EUR 310.00 - 350.00 EUR 305.20
48996917 [Esprit Joseph Chaudon]

Les imposteurs démasques et les usurpateurs punis ou Histoire de plusieurs aventuriers qui ayant

1776 Not Available EUR 299.75
49059275 Guillaume Le Blond

Élémens de Fortification

1786 Not Available EUR 261.60
49062633 Mathurin Regnier / Natoire, Cars, Boucher, Cochin

Satyres et autres œuvres. Accompagnées de remarques historiques. Nouvelle édition augmentée InFolio

1733 Not Available EUR 261.60
49029027 Pierre de Bourdeille, Seigneur de Brantome

Memoires de .. Brantome Les Vies des hommes illustres et grands capitaines Français de son temps

1722 Not Available EUR 225.63
48979469 Mechanique et Algebra; M. Bezout

Cours de Mathematiques, a l'usage des gardes du pavillon et de la marine - 2 volumes

1798 Not Available EUR 213.64
49021777 Claude Etienne Savary

Lettres sur l'Egypte

1786 EUR 198.00 - 217.00 EUR 204.92
49062197 Baron de Pufendorf / G W Leibnitz / Jean Barbeyrac.

Les devoirs de l'Homme et du citoyen.

1735 Not Available EUR 201.65
49056051 Paul-Jérémie Bitaubé

Semaine Sainte pour la maison d'Orléans.

1740 Not Available EUR 197.29
49061305 Rabutin

Histoire amoureuse des Gaules

1722 Not Available EUR 197.29
49012843 Pidanzat de Mairobert / Bourdon

Le Parc au cerf, / Vie politique et privée de Louis-Joseph de Condé / Comtesse du Barry

1790 Not Available EUR 187.48
49060095 Christian Friedrich Schwan

Nouveaux memoires, ou, Anecdotes du regne et du de?tronement de Pierre III, empereur de Russie

1765 Not Available EUR 186.39
48877513 M. Duhamel du Monceau

La Physique des arbres

1758 EUR 165.00 - 200.00 EUR 179.85
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cleveley, Jukes, & Cook - View of Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Peron - Platypus. $300 to $600.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Loon & Pitt - Map of the World published 1680 - <I>Orbis Terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula.</i> $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Maitres de l'Affiche by MUCHA - La Dame aux Camelias. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cause - Peony, Crocus, Dog's Tooth Violet. $400 to $800.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Redoute, Folio - Lemmonnier's Iris - Iris Monnieri. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Audubon, Imperial Folio - Common American Deer. $6,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Gould - Cuvier's Toucan (Ramphastos Cuvieri). $5,000 to $8,000.
  • <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul. FROG TEACHER LEADING ELF PUPILS ... Watercolour, c.1920.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> SATO, Gyro. [GENDAI RYOKI SENTAN ZUKAN]. Tokyo : Shinchosa, 1931.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> CARROLL, Lewis. ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. London : Macmillan and Co., 1868.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> FLEMING, Ian and MILLER, Albert. CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. New York : Random House, 1968.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> PHOENIX. Adelaide : Adelaide University Union, 1939.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> BOWEN, Emmanuel. A complete map of the Southern Continent. London : 1744.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> NORTHFIELD, James. AUSTRALIA. Melbourne : Northfield Studios and J.E. Hackett, c.1935
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jul 15:</b> Jessie Tarbox Beals, archive of signed photographs, 15 silver prints, c. 1930. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
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