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Auction Info

Auction Name
Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 8/6
Auction Date
08/13/2021 - 08/13/2021
Sale Number
#81321
Total Lots
64
Sold Lots
62
Lots Sold
96.88%
Unsold Lots
2
Total Sales (EUR)
7,502.21
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
1,618.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
2,017.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
2,893.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
3,492.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
214.84%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
50248939 Johann Christian Lünig

Codex Italiae Diplomaticus. Quo non solum Multifariae Investiturarum Literae, ab Augustissimis...

1725/1735 Not Available EUR 987.54
50384443 Muratori

Annali d'Italia : dal principio dell'era volgare sino all'anno 1750

1773 Not Available EUR 708.50
50264763 Guay-Trouin

Memories du Guay-Trouin General des Armees Navales...de l'Ordre Royal & Militaire

1788 EUR 350.00 - 400.00 EUR 328.09
50275227 John Hamilton Moore

The Practical Navigator, and Seaman's New Daily Assistant. Being A complete System of Navigation

1784 EUR 198.00 - 217.00 EUR 327.00
50350795 Bodoni 1792

Callimaco greco italiano auguste nozze

1792 Not Available EUR 306.29
50201821 [Pieter Le Clerq]

Het Leven van Willem de I. Prins van Oranje, Graaf van Nassau, Stadhouder en Capitein-Generael van

1732 EUR 250.00 - 350.00 EUR 305.20
50252793 Grandi Guido

Sectionum conicarum synopsis cujus auctor D. Guido Grandus Cremonen: [....]

1737 EUR 220.00 - 250.00 EUR 224.54
49951375 A. Rademaker. Het verheerlykt Nederland of kabinet van hedendaagsche gezigten

zesde deel. Noordholland, Gooiland, Rynland, Delfland, Zuidholland, enz.

1757 Not Available EUR 196.20
50378239 Miklós Schmitth

Imperatores Ottomanici a capta Constantinopoli, cum epitome Principum Turcarum

1760 Not Available EUR 174.40
50241941 Johan Christoph Gatterer

Fortgesester Wappen-Calender auf das Jahr 1765, oder Jahrliches Handbuch der neuesten Genealogie ..

1765 Not Available EUR 165.68
50333709 Th. Salmon / M. van Gogh

Tegenwoordige Staat der Keizerryken China en Japan

1729 Not Available EUR 164.59
50384871 Arndts, Johann

Sechs Gestreiche Bücher vom Wahren Schriftenthum

1735 Not Available EUR 144.97
50365045 [Charles Hure?]

Sanctum Jesu Christi Evangelium notis illustratum...

1702 Not Available EUR 141.70
49797523 Bleterie

Vie de l´empereur Julien

1746 Not Available EUR 136.25
50264497 John Milton

Paradise Lost, a poem in twelve books

1739 Not Available EUR 127.53
50250799 Francesco Petrarca

Le Rime

1741 Not Available EUR 110.09
48765969

Das neue Testament Jesu Christi. Das Neue Testament unsers Herrn und Heylands Jesu Christi.

1764 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 109.00
50330307 Francois Pomey

Magnum Dictionarium Regium: I. Latino - Gallico - Germanicum

1740 Not Available EUR 109.00
50383649 J.P. Beronicius, J.P. van Overmeer, et al.

P.J. Beronicii Poëmata [gebonden met 4 andere]

1767/1766 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 109.00
50129463 Torquato Tasso

La Gierusalemme Liberata

1763 Not Available EUR 103.55
  • <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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