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Auction Info

Auction Name
Books and Prints
Auction Date
03/16/2010 - 03/16/2010
Sale Number
#ABA-3-16-10
Total Lots
1600
Sold Lots
0
Lots Sold
0.00%
Unsold Lots
1600
Total Sales (EUR)
0.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
51,216.00
High Estimate of All Lots (EUR)
97,984.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
-1.63%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1064 Baedeker, Karl

[Baedeker] Südbayern, Salzburg, Tirol, Ober- und Nieder-Österreich, Steiermark, Kärnten und Krain

1914 EUR 20.00 - 40.00 Unknown
3007 Mill, John Stuart

[Filosofie] Gedachten over vrijheid

1859 EUR 200.00 - 500.00 Unknown
6165 Cartens, Daan

[Literatuur] God weet hier niets van

1985 EUR 5.00 - 10.00 Unknown
6421 Hoewaer, Trudo

[Poezie] Wachter wat is er van de nacht?

1976 EUR 10.00 - 25.00 Unknown
6677 Mens, Harry

[Diversen] Als een Mens iets wil

EUR 10.00 - 20.00 Unknown
6933 Steen, Eric van der

[Literatuur] Finishing Touch

1947 EUR 5.00 - 10.00 Unknown
1065 Bezemer, K.W.L.

[Maritiem] Geschiedenis van de Nederlandse Koopvaardij in de Tweede Wereldoorlog

1983 EUR 15.00 - 30.00 Unknown
3008 -

[Politiek] De Volkenbond, samenstelling en inrichting

1924 EUR 15.00 - 30.00 Unknown
6166 Cartens, Jan

[Autobiografieen] Een Roomsche Jeugd, Een Relaas

1980 EUR 5.00 - 10.00 Unknown
6422 Hof, Jan

[Biografieen] Met vallen en opstaan, Sjoukje Dijkstra zonder franje

1981 EUR 5.00 - 15.00 Unknown
6678 Mens, Jan

[Literatuur] Mensen zonder geld

1952 EUR 5.00 - 10.00 Unknown
6934 Steen, Maria van der

[Literatuur] Die Annie ben ik

1985 EUR 5.00 - 10.00 Unknown
1066

[Topografie] Die in den degenkamp verwon werd van Sint-Nikolaas gezegend

1916 EUR 10.00 - 20.00 Unknown
3009 Serres, Olivier de

[Citroen] DS le grand livre

1992 EUR 50.00 - 120.00 Unknown
6167 Casparie, Marianne

[Kinderboeken] Mannetje Timpetee

1972 EUR 5.00 - 15.00 Unknown
6423 Hof, Jan

[Geschiedenis] Frits de zwerver, twaalf jaar strijd tegen de Nazi-terreur

1976 EUR 10.00 - 25.00 Unknown
6679 Merkx, Riet

[Poezie] Als het water wijkt

1984 EUR 10.00 - 20.00 Unknown
6935 Steen, Peter van

[Poezie] Le Musee

1954 EUR 5.00 - 15.00 Unknown
1067 Dreesmann, W.J.R.

[Amsterdam] Verzameling Amsterdam

1942 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 Unknown
3010 Serres, Olivier de

[Citroen] Traction Avant le grand livre

1993 EUR 40.00 - 100.00 Unknown
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Francis Scott Key, <i>Star Spangled Banner,</i> first printing, c. 1814-16. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> William Sydney Porter, a.k.a. “O. Henry,” archive of drawings made to illustrate a lost mining memoir, c. 1883-84. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> [Bay Psalm Book], printed for Hezekiah Usher of Boston, Cambridge, c. 1648-65. $50,000 to $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Noticia estraordinario,</i> probable first announcement in Mexico City of the fall of the Alamo, 1836. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Patrick Gass, first edition of earliest first-hand account of the Lewis and Clarke expedition, Pittsburgh, 1807. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Diploma from the Princeton Class of 1783, commencement attended by Washington & Continental Congress. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Sprague Light Cavalry!</i> color-printed broadside, NY, 1863. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>The Lincoln & Johnson Union Campaign Songster,</i> Philadelphia, 1864. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Lucy Parsons, labor organizer, albumen cabinet card, New York, 1886. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Daniel L.F. Swift, journal as third mate on a Pacific Whaling voyage, 1848-1850. $3,000 to $4,0000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Two photos of Thomas Moran, Grand Canyon, silver prints, 1901. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Helvelius. Two Autograph Letters Signed to Francis Aston, Royal Society Secretary, noting his feud with Robert Hooke, 5 pp total, 1685. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Newton, Isaac. Autograph manuscript on God, 4 pp, c.1710, "In the beginning was the Word...."?$100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. First edition, first issue. Untrimmed copy in contemporary boards. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Signed photograph, beardless portrait with Civil War provenance. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> IMPEACHMENT. Original engrossed copy of the first Andrew Johnson impeachment resolution vote. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Mucha, Alphonse. 11 original pencil drawings for?<i>Andelicek z Baroku,</i> "Litte Baroque Angel," Prague, 1929. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Einstein, Albert. Annotated Galley Proofs for <i>The Meaning of Relativity.</i> 1921. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Silverstein, Shel. Original maquette for <i>The Giving Tree,</i> 34 original drawings. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Roth, Philip. Typed Manuscript with substantial autograph corrections for an unpublished sequel to <i>The Breast.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Taupin, Bernie. Autograph Manuscript, the original draft of lyrics for Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," 2 pp, 1973. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. <i>De Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Padua: 1643. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> CESALPINO, ANDREA. <i>Peripateticarum Quaestionum Libri Quinque.</i> Venice: 1571. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Leon TOLSTOÏ. <i>Anna Karenina.</i> Moscou, 1878. First and full edition of the Russian novel, in the author’s language.<br>Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Mark TWAIN. <i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade).</i> New York, 1885. First American edition.<br>Est. 5 000 / 6 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Walt WHITMAN. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York, 1856. Second edition gathering 32 poems. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Karen BLIXEN. <i>Out of Africa.</i> Londres, 1937. First edition in the UK, before Danish translation and American release.<br>Est. 1 500 / 2 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Ernest HEMINGWAY. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> New York, 1929. First edition with $2.50 on the dust and A on the copyright page.<br>Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris, Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition published by Sylvia Beach. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Dubliners.</i> Londres, 1914. First edition. Nice copy in publisher’s cardboard. Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Franz KAFKA. 8 novels in German first edition, published in München, Leipzig and Berlin 1916-1931. Est. from 300 / 400 to 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> David Herbert LAWRENCE. <i>Lady Chatterley's Lover.</i> Florence, 1928. Privately printed first edition. Est. 4 000 / 5 000 €
    John STEINBECK. <i>The Grapes of Wrath.</i> New York, 1939. First edition. Nice copy with $2.75 on the cover. Est. 1 000 / 1 200 €
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