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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - bidstart 6/25
Auction Date
07/07/2021 - 07/07/2021
Sale Number
#70721
Total Lots
109
Sold Lots
101
Lots Sold
92.66%
Unsold Lots
8
Total Sales (EUR)
12,400.93
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,205.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,450.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
7,985.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
9,900.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
125.26%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
49297787 Christian Hermansen

Constitution de la République Française

1791 Not Available EUR 1,092.18
49411267 Antoine Deparcieux

?Nouveaux traités de Trigonometrie rectiligne et spherique. Démontrés par une méthode nouvelle & ...

1741 Not Available EUR 719.40
49403151 M. Winkelmann

Histoire de l'Art de l'Antiquité [E.O. Première Traduction Française]

1781 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 546.09
46782409 Michel Felibien

Histoire de la Ville de Paris. Tomes I-II-II (sur V).

1725 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 523.20
49444771 Erasme de Rotterdam / Holbein

L’Éloge de la folie, Composé en forme de Déclamation

1728 Not Available EUR 381.50
49423559 Alletz Pons Augustin

L’agronome ou la maison rustique - mise en forme de dictionnaire portatif à l’usage du cultivateur

1770 Not Available EUR 377.14
49391625 Jean-François Marmontel

Bélisaire

1767 EUR 330.00 - 400.00 EUR 327.00
49434725 Occelos de Lucanie, Timée de Locres et Aristote/ Traduction Charles Batteux

?De la nature de l'Univers / De l'âme du monde / Lettre d'Aristote à Alexandre sur le système monde

1768 Not Available EUR 294.30
49406051 [François-Marie Arouet de Voltaire]

Nouveaux mélanges philosophiques, historiques, critiques, &c. 1-4 partie /Dictionnaire philosophique

1765 Not Available EUR 288.85
49316381 Guillaume Le Blond

Traité de l'artillerie, armes & machines en usage à la guerre ; Depuis l'invention de la Poudre

1743 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 286.67
49347497 [Menon]

La Cuisinière Bourgeoise, suivie de l’office, à l’usage de tous ceux qui se mêlent de dépenses de m

1788 Not Available EUR 268.14
49372163 Pierre-Pau Dubuisson

Armorial des principales Maisons et Familles du Royaume, particulierement de celles de Paris...

1757 Not Available EUR 261.60
49400583 Pierre Richelet

Dictionnaire de la langue françoise (française), ancienne et moderne, de Pierre Richelet. Augmentée

1728 Not Available EUR 261.60
49412145 Blaise ?Pascal

Les Provinciales ou Lettres écrites par Louis de Montalte à un provincial de ses amis, Et aux RR.PP.

1734 Not Available EUR 261.60
49409763 Abbé Noël Antoine Pluche

Histoire du Ciel où l'on recherche l'origine de l'idolatrie

1742 Not Available EUR 201.65
49409345 Abbé Nollet

Recherches sur les Causes particulières des Phénomènes Électriques

1753 Not Available EUR 192.93
49314997 Alexander Pope

Œuvres diverses, traduites de l'Anglois augmentée de plusieurs pièces et de la vie de l’auteur

1754 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 185.30
49270649 M.L.R.

Curiosités de Paris, de Versailles, Marly...

1778 EUR 170.00 - 200.00 EUR 174.40
49410875 François Mauriceau

Traité des Maladies Des Femmes Grosses & Observations sur la Grossesse

1740 EUR 170.00 - 200.00 EUR 174.40
49320883 Plutarque / M. Dacier

Les Vies des Hommes Illustres

1778 Not Available EUR 164.59
  • <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Athanasius. <i>Illustrium Virorum Opuscula,</i> Paris, 1500. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English,</i> Rheims, John Fogny, 1582. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stith, William. <i>The First History of Virginia printed in America,</i> [Williamsburg, 1747]. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b><br>S. Bonaventure. <i>Commentarius in Secundum Librum Sententiarum Petri Lombardi,</i> Venice, 1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Juvenalis, Junii. <i>Satyrae,</i> with the commentary of Domitius Calderinus, Venice, 1475. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Horatius Flaccus, Quintus. <i>Opera.</i> Ed. with commentary of Christophorus Landinus, Florence, 1482. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Scotus, Duns. <i>Quaestiones in Quattuor Libros Sententiarum,</i> 1476-1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Polidori, John. <i>The Vampyre, A Tale,</i> Paris, 1819. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin,</i> Vol. I and II, 1852, and a Later Edition, 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Book of Hours, Illuminated Vellum, Calendar of Months, 15th century. $600 to $900.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>Picturesque,</i> America, Europe, Palestine, and Russia, 1872-1885. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber—Imitating Norman Rockwell's "Triple self-portrait,"</i> acrylic, watercolor & colored pencil, 2002. Sold June 2021 for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jane Russell, archive of letters written during a whaling voyage, 1840s. Sold July 2021 for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Guild of Women Binders, exhibition binding of A.F. Pollard’s <i>Henry VIII,</i> London, 1902. Sold July 2021 for $12,350.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Robert Frost, <i>Collected Poems,</i> author’s presentation copy, signed, with entirety of <i>Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening</i> inscribed, NY, 1930. Sold June 2021 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> deluxe limited issue, signed, London, 1936. Sold June 2021 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Mercator [family], <i>[World and Continents],</i> 5 double-page maps, Amsterdam, c. 1633. Sold June 2021 for $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Schlegel, <i>New York, Taken from Central Park,</i> hand-finished color-tinted lithograph, 1874. Sold June 2021 for $11,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolaus Copernicus, <i>De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium,</i> second edition, Basel, 1566. Sold April 2021 for $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Utrecht, illuminated manuscript, c. 1435-45. Sold April 2021 for $60,000.
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Bible, English. The Holy Bible, Second Folio edition, the "Great She Bible", engraved More-Speed 1611 map of Canaan, Robert Barker, 1613-11. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Galilei (Galileo). <i>Opere,</i> 2 vol., first collected edition, Bologna, Heirs of Dozza for Carlo Manolessi, 1656-1655. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Venetian choirbook.- Single leaf from a 13th century Venetian antiphonal, with large decorated initial, manuscript on vellum, Venice, [c.1260]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Petrarca (Francesco). <i>Rerum vulrgarium fragmenta,</i> decorated manuscript on paper, Italy, [second half of the 15th century]. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> New York School of abstract expressionists.- Abbott (Mary Lee). [Sketch book of original artwork], [New York], 1945. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Contemporary colouring.- Nitzschewitz (Hermannus). <i>Novum beatae Mariaevirginis psalterium,</i> Zinna, Press of the Cistercian Monastery, 1493. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Shakespeare source book.- Montemayor (Jorge de). Diana of George of Montemayor: translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong, first edition in English, B[ishop]., 1598. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Milton (John). Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin, Compos'd at several times, first edition, state with "S" in "S. Pauls" in imprint, 1645. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Power and the Glory,</i> first edition, 1940. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Crowley (Aleister). View of the Tyrrhenian Sea, probably from the hill behind the abbey of Thelema, Cefalù, Sicily, charcoal, [1921]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> China.- Thomson (John). <i>Illustrations of China and Its People,</i> 4 vol., first edition, 96 photographic plates, 1873-74. £15,000 to £20,000.
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