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Auction Name
The A.D. Andrews Collection of Southern and Natural History Weekly Internet Rare Books and Autographs Auctions
Auction Date
07/22/2021 - 07/22/2021
Sale Number
#31169
Total Lots
244
Sold Lots
233
Lots Sold
95.49%
Unsold Lots
11
Total Sales (USD)
43,742.50
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
0.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
Inf%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
70107

Group of Nine Florida Maps.

no date -1881. Not Available USD 4,000.00
70202 Billy-Bowlegs.

A Seminole Chief. Hand-colored lithographic print.

circa early 1870s. Not Available USD 1,375.00
70239 H[enry] M[arvin] Warton.

Two copies of War Songs and Poems of the Southern Confederacy 1861-1865.

1904 Not Available USD 812.50
70001 Annie Heloise Abel.

The American Indian... As Slaveholder and Secessionist; As Participant in the Civil War; Under Reconstruction.

1915-1925 Not Available USD 781.25
70049 David Brown; et al.

Group of Four Books Related to the History of Slavery.

1853-1892. Not Available USD 750.00
70131

Harper's Weekly, Volume IX.

1865 Not Available USD 550.00
70159

Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. Reissue.

1862 Not Available USD 525.00
70078 Currier and Ives.

Group of Fourteen Prints.

1877 Not Available USD 500.00
70007 John James Audubon.

Eight Octavo Woodpecker Prints,

1840-1844 Not Available USD 500.00
70067 James Freeman Clarke, et al.

Group of Six Books Related to the History of Slavery.

1838-1884. Not Available USD 475.00
70172 Francis Trevelyan Miller & Robert S. Lanier [editors].

The Photographic History of The Civil War in Ten Volumes. Thousands of scenes photographed 1861-65, with text by many special authorities.

1912 1911 Not Available USD 475.00
70103 Walter L. Fleming.

Two copies of Civil War and Reconstruction in Alabama.

1905-1911 Not Available USD 450.00
70155 Sidney Lanier; et al.

Group of Nine Books on Exploring Florida in the 19th Century.

1876-1889. Not Available USD 450.00
70093 Dante Alighieri, M. Gustave Doré [illustrator], Henry Francis Cary [translator].

Purgatory and Paradise.

circa late 1880s-90s Not Available USD 425.00
70242 George White.

Historical Collections of Georgia. Containing the most interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes...

1854 Not Available USD 425.00
70046 Caroline Mays Brevard.

A History of Florida. From the treaty of 1763 to our own times.

1924 Not Available USD 425.00
70090 Mary Elizabeth Dickison.

Dickison and His Men.

1890 Not Available USD 400.00
70114 Mary A. H. Gay; et al.

Group of Four Books on Life in the South During the Civil War.

1892-1926 Not Available USD 400.00
70231 Sharon Turner.

The History of the Anglo-Saxons. From the earliest period to the Norman conquest.

1828 Not Available USD 400.00
70169 James M. Matthews, editor.

Public Laws of the Confederate States of America, Passed at the Third Session of the First Congress; 1863. Carefully collated with the originals at Richmond.

1863 Not Available USD 362.50
  • <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 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.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Maitres Affiches by MUCHA - Papier a cigarettes Job. 202. $5,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> De Bry - Map of the West Indies (including Florida, Cuba, Jamaica, Bahamas, Parts of Central & South America, Sea Monsters, Ships). $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gould - Short-billed Toucan (Ramphastos Brevicarinatus). $5,000 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 August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Redoute, Folio - Pale Iris - Iris flavescens. 375. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gillray - Light Expelling Darkness or The Sun of the Constitution. $200 to $500.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gerard - Wild Hemp or Weed, Cannabis. 708. $150 to $450.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Shaw & Nodder - Head of The Dodo. 165. $100 to $300.
  • <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.
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