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Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - bidstart 7/9
Auction Date
07/19/2021 - 07/19/2021
Sale Number
#71921
Total Lots
55
Sold Lots
41
Lots Sold
74.55%
Unsold Lots
14
Total Sales (EUR)
7,837.49
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
5,623.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
6,738.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
15,108.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
17,548.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
44.66%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
49604403 Sir Winston Churchill (1620-1688)

Divi Britannici: Being a Remark Upon the Lives of all the Kings of this Isle

1675 EUR 700.00 - 800.00 EUR 817.50
49612901 Nicoletto Giganti

Scola Overo Teatro

1606 EUR 830.00 - 920.00 EUR 790.25
49610887 Buagni

Les merveilles de la ville de Rome

1682 EUR 550.00 - 610.00 EUR 654.00
49720231 Pausanias

Pausaniou Tes Ellados Periegesis

1696 EUR 550.00 - 650.00 EUR 599.50
49724775 Andrea Alciato (1492-1550)

Emblemata V. CL. Andreae Alciati

1618 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 376.05
49734143 Vincenzo Bruno

De Vita Et Passione D.N. Jesu Christi [...] pars secunda

1608 Not Available EUR 359.70
49731825 Various

Miscellanea Curiosa Sive Ephemeridum Medico-Physicarum Germanicarum

1684 EUR 308.00 - 338.00 EUR 348.80
49713079 Claude Du Molinet

Historia summorum Pontificum a Martino V. ad Innocentium XI. per eorum numismata ab anno MCCCCXVII a

1679 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 316.10
49749113 Michel de Montaigne

Les Essais de Michel Seigneur de Montaigne

1632 EUR 310.00 - 345.00 EUR 313.92
49620509 N.N.

Biblia Sacra, dat is alle de Heylige Schriften van het Oude en Nieuwe Testament (...)

1690/1599 EUR 275.00 - 375.00 EUR 267.05
48005929 Andreas Strobl

Das Geistliche Teutsche Kartenspiel

1691 EUR 370.00 - 450.00 EUR 262.69
49611443 Henricus Zoesius

Digestorum seu Pandectarum

1667 EUR 160.00 - 200.00 EUR 185.30
49627329 Ignacio, de Loyola.; Bernardo d' Angeli;

Regvlae Societatis Iesv : Auctoritate Septimæ Congregationis Generalis auctæ

1616 Not Available EUR 174.79
49740155 Cornelius a Lapide

Acta Apostolorum Epistolas canonicas

1627 Not Available EUR 174.40
49729301 Iustinus santo

Sancti patris nostri Iustini Philosophi et martyris opera

1636 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 152.60
49676333 [Pons-Augustin Aletz]

?L'Agronome. Dictionnaire portatif du cultivateur, contenant toutes les connoissances nécessaires..

1690 Not Available EUR 147.15
49640495 Julius Caesar / Aulus Hirtius / Abraham Ortelius / Aldo Manuzio / Joseph Juste Scaliger.

C. Ivlii Caesaris Quae exstant ex emendatione Ios. Scaligeri

1675 Not Available EUR 130.80
49654649 Cornelio Cornelii

Salomon sive commentarivs in proverbia Salomonis

1635 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 130.80
49747933 A. Thevet

Histoire de plus illustres et scavans hommes de leurs siecles

1671 Not Available EUR 119.90
49704589 Le Sieur De La Chambre

Traité De La Connoissance Des Animaux

1664 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 110.09
  • <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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