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Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (pre-1600) - bidstart 7/30
Auction Date
08/10/2021 - 08/10/2021
Sale Number
#81021
Total Lots
20
Sold Lots
17
Lots Sold
85.00%
Unsold Lots
3
Total Sales (EUR)
5,568.81
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
3,875.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
4,460.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
5,195.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
6,010.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
92.66%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
50197607 Philippo Gallaeo

David, hoc est virtutis exercitatissimae probatum deo spectaculum

1575 EUR 750.00 - 850.00 EUR 926.50
50187647 Tyrio, Gulielmo

Belli sacri historia, libris XXIII comprehensa de Hierosolyma ac terra promissionis...

1549 EUR 1,000.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 872.00
50201637 Hygenus

Fabularum liber, ad omnium poetarum lectionem mite

1578 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 654.00
50139415 Galen

De naturalibus facultatibus libri tres, Thoma Linacro Anglo interprete

1548 Not Available EUR 512.30
50175293 André TIRAQUEAU

De iure Constituti Possessorii tractatus.

1553 EUR 450.00 - 500.00 EUR 468.70
50220835 D. Domini Melchioris /A Fratre Melchiore Cano

De Locis theologicis libri duodecim/ Reflexio De Poenitentia habita in academia Salmaticensi anno

1563 EUR 390.00 - 430.00 EUR 392.40
50233557 Fransiscus Marius Grapaldus (Francesco Maria Grapaldi)

De Partibus Aedium, Lexicon Utilissimum

1533 EUR 385.00 - 430.00 EUR 381.50
50135505 Plaute

Plauti Comoediae Viginti

1554 Not Available EUR 273.59
50091117 Justino

Historie di Trogo Pompeo

1535 EUR 500.00 - 550.00 EUR 264.87
50092663 Annibal caro

De le lettere familiari del commendatore Caro

1572 Not Available EUR 218.00
49983023 Luca contile

La historia dei fatti Di Cesare Maggi la Napoli

1564 Not Available EUR 174.40
50194985 Lot of 2 Folios by Conrad Gesner 1516-1565 with 6 hand coloured woodcuts

Fish - Sturgeon Albula Beluga Nursehound - Woodcuts to recto and verso of leaves.

1557 Not Available EUR 94.83
50195821 Grüninger Workshop (after) ; Virgil

Aeneas: The Boat Race - Agriculture - 1515

1515 Not Available EUR 76.30
50194735 Master of Gruninger Workshop

Virgil: Eclogues - Medieval Scene - Shepherds Convers - 1502

1502 Not Available EUR 70.85
50195681 Leonhard Fuchs (1501-1566); Albrecht Meyer; Heinrich Füllmaurer

Large folio woodcut Cornbine [Mittelwind, Convolvulus arvensis]

1543 Not Available EUR 69.76
50195545 Folio leaf with 2 large woodcuts by Giorgio Liberale; W. Meyerpeck

Fruit: Cherry [Mahaleb] & - Lime Tree [Tilia] - 1565

1565 Not Available EUR 68.67
50195273 Hans Schauffelein (1480-1540) - Hand coloured woodcut leaf

Dutch - Romans take Thebes Boeotia - 1541

1541 Not Available EUR 50.14
50177373 Athanasius, Alexandrinus

Divi Athanasii magni Alexandrini Archiepiscopi, scriptoris, gravissimi, et sanctissimi Martyris

1572 EUR 550.00 - 650.00 Not Sold
50187615 Surium, Laurentium [Lorenzo Surius]

Commentarius brevis rerum in Orbe gestaurum, ab anno salutis M.D. usque in annum M.D.LXVIII

1568 EUR 550.00 - 650.00 Not Sold
50219291 J. Lipsius

Ad annales Corn. Taciti liber commentarius

1599 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 Not Sold
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    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Orlando,</i> first trade edition, first impression, London, 1928. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Mark Twain, receipt for payment of the Mark Twain Public Library Tax, 1908. $10,000 to $15,000.
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    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hawking & Hunting.- Turberville (George). <i>The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking,</i> second edition, Printed by Thomas Purfoot, 1611. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> George Steevens' copy.- Coryate (Thomas). <i>Coryats Crudities Hastily gobbled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia...,</i> first edition, complete copy, Printed by W. S[tansby], 1611. £4,000 to £6,00
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Butler (Charles). <i>The Feminine Monarchie: or The Historie of Bees,</i> second edition, Printed by John Haviland for Roger Jackson, 1623. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Brathwait (Richard). <i>The English Gentlewoman, drawne out to the full Body: expressing, What Habilliments doe best attire her…,</i> Printed by B. Alsop and T. Fawcet, for Michaell Sparke, 1631. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Glapthorne (Henry). <i>The Ladies Priviledge,</i> first edition, Imprinted...by J. Okes, for Francis Constable, 1640. £1,000 to £1,500.
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    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Cookery.- M[ontagu] (W[alter]). <i>The Queens Closet Opened. Incomparable secrets in physick, chirurgery, preserving and candying, &c,</i> 3 parts in 1 vol., 1674. £1,500 to £2,000.
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    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Speed (John). <i>An Epitome of Mr. John Speed's Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain,</i> 2 parts in 1, 90 engraved maps, Printed for Tho. Basset, and Ric. Chiswel, 1676. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Le Boe (Franciscus). <i>Of Childrens Diseases... also a Treatise of the Rickets,</i> first edition, Printed for George Downs, 1682. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Economics.- Locke (John). <i>Several Papers Relating to Money, Interest and Trade,</i> first collected edition, Printed for A. and J. Churchill, 1696. £2,000 to £3,000.
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    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
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    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
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