• <center> <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts Including Americana<br>November 6, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> RATZER, Bernard. <i>Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767.</i> London: Jefferys and Faden, “Jan.y” 12, 1776. $80,000 to $120,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. COCKERELL, Sydney C. <i>Some German Woodcuts of the Fifteenth Century.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897 [issued 1898]. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS]. KEATS, John. <i>Lamia, Isabella, the Eve of Saint Agnes and Other Poems.</i> Waltham Saint Lawrence, Berkshire: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1928. $6,000 to $8,000
    <center> <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts Including Americana<br>November 6, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [GRANT, Ulysses S.— GRANT, Julia, First Lady]. Carved Applewood and 18-karat Gold Jewelry Suite, Browne & Spaulding, Jewelers, New York City, 1865. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [LINCOLN ASSASSINATION]. GARDNER, Alexander. <i>Incidents of the War |Sic Semper Sicariis</i> [caption title]. Washington, D. C.: Philip & Solomons, 1865. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> A COMPLETE COLLECTION of 115 titles published in R. R. Donnelley's Lakeside Classics series. Chicago, 1903-2017. COMPLETE RUN OF THE LONGEST-RUNNING CONTINUOUS SERIES OF BOOKS IN THE WORLD. $5,000 to $7,000
    <center> <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts Including Americana<br>November 6, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> GLEIZES, Albert. METZINGER, Jean. <i>Du Cubisme.</i> Paris, 1947. LIMITED EDITION, number 19 of 20 copies on papier d'Auvergne. $3,000 to $4,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [THE LITTLE REVIEW]. ANDERSON, Margaret, ed. POUND, Ezra, ed. HEAP, Jane, ed. <i>The Little Review.</i> Vol. I, No. 1 through Vol. XII, No. 2. 1914-1929. $3,000 to $4,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [MOUNTENEY, Leonard, binder]. LOUŸS, Pierre. <i>Songs of Bilitis.</i> Chicago: Argus Books, 1931. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [HANCOCK, John]. Partly-printed U.S. Loan-Office Transfer Certificate issued on behalf of Hancock. Sgn’d on recto by William Imlay, as Commissioner of Loans of Connecticut. 28 February 1793. $2,000 to $3,000
  • <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions:<br>Books, Manuscripts & Fine Art<br>October 18, 2019</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Ernest Hemingway. <i>The Spanish Earth.</i> First Edition. Cleveland, 1938. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Toni Morrison. <i>The Bluest Eye.</i> First Edition. New York, 1970. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Charles Etienne Briseux. <i>L’Art de Batir des Maisons de Campagn.</i> Paris, 1743. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions:<br>Books, Manuscripts & Fine Art<br>October 18, 2019</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Sadajiro Yamanaka. <i>To-so Seikwa: Select Relics of the T’ang and the Sung Dynasties from the Collections in Europe and America</i>. Osaka, 1928. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Charles Dickens. <i>Bleak House.</i> First Edition. 20 parts bound in 19 issues. London, 1852-3. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Frederic Thrasher. <i>Chicago’s Gangland Prepared by Frederic M. Thrasher 1923-26.</i> Chicago, 1926. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions:<br>Books, Manuscripts & Fine Art<br>October 18, 2019</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> <i>Father Abraham’s Almanack, For the Year of Our Lord 1776; Fitted to the Latitude of Forty Degrees....</i> Philadelphia: Printed and sold by John Dunlap, [1775]. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Francesco Lana Terzi. <i>Magisterium naturae, et artis. Opus physico-mathematicum.</i> Brescia, 1684/1692. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Eglomise Silhouette Profile Portrait of George Washington on Glass. American, ca. 1790s/1800s. 15" x 13" $5,000 to $7,000.
    <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions:<br>Books, Manuscripts & Fine Art<br>October 18, 2019</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> William James. <i>The Principles of Psychology.</i> New York, 1890. Two volumes, First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Roland Clark (1874–1957). <i>Roland Clark’s Etchings.</i> New York: The Derrydale Press, 1938. $3,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Mexican-American War Recruiting Broadside. Akron, Ohio: ca. 1846/48. $1,000 to $2,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> SMITH, CHRISTOPHER WEBB. 1793-1871. <i>Indian Ornithology.</i> [Patna, India]: 1828. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DUPRÉ, LOUIS. 1789-1837. <i>Voyage à Athènes et à Constantinople, ou Collection de portraits, vues et costumes grecs et ottomans.</i> Paris: Dondey-Dupré, 1825. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ADAMS, JOHN. Autograph Letter Signed ("J Adams"), [to Dr. Perkins?] while recovering from his small pox inoculation, [late-April, 1764]. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUSTEN, JANE. Autograph Letter Signed ("J. Austen"), to her sister Cassandra, 4 pp, "Thursday – after dinner," [September 16, 1813,] Henrietta St. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. 1785-1851. <i>The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories.</i> New York & Philadelphia: J.J. Audubon & J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DODWELL, EDWARD. 1767-1832. <i>Views in Greece.</i> London: Rodwell and Martin, 1821. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> JAMES, JESSE. Autograph Letter Signed ("Jesse W. James"), to Mr. Flood demanding Flood retract spurious accusations, 3 pp, June 5, 1875. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DE CORDOBA, JACOB. <i>Map of the State of Texas.</i> New York, 1866. $15,000 to $20,000
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ARNOLD, BENEDICT. Autograph bookseller's receipt for Dr. John Dickinson, Signed ("B. Arnold"), February 1767. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. 4 Typed Letters Signed ("A Einstein") to Cleveland E. Dodge offering early reports on the meetings of the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> EISENHOWER, DWIGHT D. Typed Letter Signed ("Dwight D. Eisenhower") to General Henri Giraud written from a secret bunker in Gibraltar on the eve of Operation Torch, November 4 [but 6], 1942. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> Early Broadside Printing of the GADSDEN PURCHASE, Puebla, August 16, 1854. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ALLEN, ETHAN. Autograph Letter Signed to Crevecouer during the Constitutional Debates in Congress, 2 pp, August 29, 1787. $30,000 to $50,000.
  • <center><b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Library of a Midwestern Collector<br>November 5, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> DARWIN, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> London John Murray, 1859. FIRST EDITION. THE VERY FINE MELLON-GARDEN COPY. $120,000 to $180,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> ECKERT, J. P, H. H. GOLDSTINE, and J. G. BRAINERD. <i>Description of the ENIAC and comments on electronic digital computing machines.</i> N.p., 1945. FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY GOLDSTINE. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> EUCLID. <i>Elementa geometriae.</i> Translated from the Arabic by Adelard of Bath. Venice: Erhard Ratdolt, 25 May 1482. FIRST EDITION. $60,000 to $80,000
    <center><b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Library of a Midwestern Collector<br>November 5, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> [HAMILTON, Alexander, James MADISON and John JAY]. <i>The Federalist: A Collection of Essays…</i> New York: John and Andrew M'Lean, 1788. FIRST EDITION. $60,000 to $80,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> GALILEI, Galileo. <i>Dialogo...Dove ne i congressi di quattro giornate si discorre sopra i due massimi sistemi del mondo Tolemaico, e Copernicano.</i> Florence, 1632. FIRST EDITION. $30,000 to $40,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> JOYCE, James. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris: Shakespeare and Company, 1922. FIRST EDITION, ONE OF 100 COPIES SIGNED BY JOYCE. $120,000 to $180,000
    <center><b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Library of a Midwestern Collector<br>November 5, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> KEYNES, John Maynard. <i>The General Theory of Employment Interest and Money.</i> London: Macmillan, 1936. FIRST EDITION. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> NEWTON, Isaac, Sir. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> London: Joseph Streater for the Royal Society, 1687. FIRST EDITION. $150,000 to $250,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> ROWLING, J. K. <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.</i> London: Bloomsbury, 1997. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY ROWLING. $80,000 to $120,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> SMITH, Adam. <i>An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations.</i> London: for W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1776. FIRST EDITION. $70,000 to $90,000

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No Sale Number Auction House Sale Name Date of Auction Archived Date Total Lots Lots Sold % Lots Sold CURR Exch. Rate Low Est. Lots Sold High Est. Lots Sold High Est. All Lots Total Sales Total Sales In $ % Total Sales / High Est.
1 #121994 Heritage Auctions The MAD Collection of Annie Gaines Ashton Online Auction October 17, 2019 October 18, 2019 145 145 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 425,232.20 425,232.20
2 #114G Galerie Bassenge Modern Literature and Art Documentation October 17, 2019 October 18, 2019 607 270 44.48% EUR 1.11 177,580.00 177,580.00 346,710.00 304,123.65 337,577.41 87.72%
3 #191942 Heritage Auctions Monthly Photographs Online - bidstart 9/26 October 16, 2019 October 18, 2019 124 82 66.13% USD 1.0 54,850.00 83,550.00 129,250.00 58,117.75 58,117.75 44.97%
4 #114F Galerie Bassenge Autographs October 16, 2019 October 18, 2019 448 235 52.46% EUR 1.11 167,160.00 167,160.00 281,650.00 244,677.75 271,592.45 86.87%
5 #10031 Binoche et Giquello ALEXANDRE TRAUNER (1906-1993) AND HIS ENTOURAGE: PHOTOGRAPHS, DECORATIONS, DOCUMENTS October 16, 2019 October 18, 2019 276 197 71.38% EUR 1.11 88,250.00 117,100.00 168,850.00 143,253.00 159,010.83 84.84%
6 #114A Galerie Bassenge History, Geography and Travel Books October 15, 2019 October 18, 2019 305 176 57.70% EUR 1.11 93,470.00 93,470.00 171,910.00 123,159.90 136,707.65 71.64%
7 #141942 Heritage Auctions U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 10/8 October 15, 2019 October 18, 2019 700 696 99.43% USD 1.0 127,228.00 182,932.00 185,732.00 150,104.40 150,104.40 80.82%
8 #281942 Heritage Auctions World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 10/8 October 15, 2019 October 17, 2019 194 193 99.48% USD 1.0 31,870.00 43,055.00 43,755.00 36,948.60 36,948.60 84.44%
9 #5417 Heritage Auctions Illustration Art October 15, 2019 October 17, 2019 493 459 93.10% USD 1.0 1,584,400.00 2,521,250.00 2,703,650.00 2,712,697.75 2,712,697.75 100.33%
10 #114B Galerie Bassenge Valuable Books (Varia) October 15, 2019 October 18, 2019 305 137 44.92% EUR 1.11 90,110.00 90,110.00 167,080.00 128,442.75 142,571.55 76.88%
11 #114C Galerie Bassenge Manuscripts and Old Prints October 15, 2019 October 18, 2019 296 191 64.53% EUR 1.11 207,810.00 207,810.00 399,130.00 294,129.90 326,484.39 73.69%
12 #114D Galerie Bassenge Literature and Book Illustrations October 15, 2019 October 18, 2019 309 148 47.90% EUR 1.11 47,510.00 47,510.00 99,015.00 67,041.15 74,415.83 67.71%
13 #1942 Bruun Rasmussen Prints October 14, 2019 October 18, 2019 58 53 91.38% EUR 1.11 22,195.00 26,645.00 30,235.00 32,755.00 36,358.13 108.33%
14 #151941 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 9/15 October 13, 2019 October 17, 2019 158 158 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 55,806.80 55,806.80
15 #121941 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 10/6 October 13, 2019 October 15, 2019 1002 1001 99.90% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 359,463.80 359,463.80
16 #161941 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 10/6 October 13, 2019 October 15, 2019 472 466 98.73% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 53,295.60 53,295.60
17 #871 Leland Little Auctions October Gallery Sale - Books, Prints October 12, 2019 October 17, 2019 71 71 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 17,493.50 17,493.50
18 #101219 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper October 12, 2019 October 15, 2019 200 176 88.00% USD 1.0 75,760.00 143,650.00 164,700.00 48,444.00 48,444.00 29.41%
19 #101119 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 10/4 October 11, 2019 October 15, 2019 131 110 83.97% EUR 1.11 8,140.00 10,520.00 25,135.00 14,346.58 15,781.39 57.08%
20 #110 Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques October 11, 2019 October 18, 2019 5130 2428 47.33% EUR 1.11 840,715.00 840,715.00 2,168,005.00 908,957.70 1,008,944.01 41.82%
21 #685 PBA Galleries Fine Literature October 10, 2019 October 12, 2019 563 464 82.42% USD 1.0 127,570.00 206,800.00 265,100.00 153,084.00 153,084.00 57.75%
22 #2519 Swann Galleries Fine Books and Manuscripts October 10, 2019 October 12, 2019 585 481 82.22% USD 1.0 705,130.00 1,052,970.00 1,364,010.00 1,007,600.00 1,007,600.00 73.87%
23 #568 RR Auction Fine Autographs and Artifacts - Bidstart 9/20 October 10, 2019 October 12, 2019 995 557 55.98% USD 1.0 453,300.00 695,100.00 1,596,400.00 618,805.00 618,805.00 38.76%
24 #938 Morton Subastas MEXICAN HISTORY BOOKS AND DOCUMENTS, FROM PRE-HISPANIC TIMES TO THE FIRST REPUBLIC October 9, 2019 October 12, 2019 278 101 36.33% MXN 0.05 1,698,000.00 2,056,000.00 5,189,000.00 2,177,400.00 108,870.00 41.96%
25 #100819 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 9/27 October 8, 2019 October 15, 2019 20 18 90.00% EUR 1.11 5,450.00 6,350.00 8,400.00 8,045.29 8,849.84 95.78%
26 #100719 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 9/27 October 7, 2019 October 15, 2019 53 44 83.02% EUR 1.11 6,430.00 7,770.00 14,470.00 29,196.74 32,116.44 201.77%
27 #100619 Catawiki B. V. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 9/27 October 6, 2019 October 15, 2019 38 29 76.32% EUR 1.11 2,350.00 3,100.00 6,850.00 4,570.37 5,027.41 66.72%
28 #85 Marc van de Wiele Auctions Rare Books October 4, 2019 October 18, 2019 1139 909 79.81% EUR 1.11 338,080.00 495,300.00 613,130.00 679,725.00 754,495.75 110.86%
29 #60836 Holabird Kagin Americana October Auction - Day 1 October 4, 2019 October 18, 2019 566 228 40.28% USD 1.0 53,445.00 97,760.00 327,540.00 36,470.66 36,470.66 11.13%
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Sir Isaac Newton, <i>Opticks,</i> first edition, first issue, London, 1704. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Johannes Jacobus Canis, <i>De modo studendi in utroque iure,</i> first edition, Padua, 1476. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Pope Clemens V, <i>Constitutiones,</i> Nuremberg, 1482. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Nicolaus Panormitanus de Tudeschis, <i>Lectura super V libris Decretalium,</i> Basel, 1480-81. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Michael Faraday, <i>Experimental Researches in Electricity,</i> complete set, first editions, London, 1832-56. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> William Gilbert, <i>Tractatus sive physiologia nova de magnete,</i> Sedini, 1628. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> John Bulwer, <i>Philocophus,</i> first edition of the first book in English on the deaf, London, 1648. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> James Cook, complete set, 9 volumes, London, 1773-84. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Nicolaus Bertrand, <i>Opus de Tholosano[rum] Gestis ab Urbe Condita,</i> with the earliest known view of the city of Toulouse, 1515. $2,000 to $3,000.
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