• <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>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.
  • <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

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1 #2510 Swann Galleries Graphic Design May 23, 2019 May 24, 2019 273 162 59.34% USD 1.0 391,600.00 573,400.00 1,132,100.00 463,286.00 463,286.00 40.92%
2 #2101 Forum Auctions Banksy X Editions May 23, 2019 May 24, 2019 10 8 80.00% GBP 1.27 54,000.00 78,000.00 111,000.00 75,400.00 95,758.00 67.93%
3 #18156 Christies On the shoulders of Giants - Online bidstart 5/16 May 23, 2019 May 24, 2019 57 45 78.95% GBP 1.27 604,500.00 965,700.00 1,135,200.00 1,102,125.00 1,388,677.50 97.09%
4 #52219 Tooveys Prints and Maps May 22, 2019 May 24, 2019 164 132 80.49% GBP 1.27 14,275.00 22,245.00 28,245.00 28,557.81 36,268.52 101.11%
5 #pf1923 Sothebys Bibliothèque R. et B. L. Autographes et Manuscrits XIXe et XXe Siècles May 22, 2019 May 24, 2019 149 108 72.48% EUR 1.1 618,350.00 829,200.00 1,181,800.00 1,193,502.00 1,336,722.24 100.99%
6 #658 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers Prints and Multiples May 22, 2019 May 24, 2019 136 119 87.50% USD 1.0 504,300.00 770,400.00 874,500.00 868,180.00 868,180.00 99.28%
7 #2103 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Select Photographs and Photobooks May 21, 2019 May 24, 2019 63 38 60.32% GBP 1.27 21,960.00 31,030.00 67,750.00 19,457.75 24,711.37 28.72%
8 #52119 Tooveys Antiquarian and Collectors Books May 21, 2019 May 24, 2019 246 230 93.50% GBP 1.27 42,420.00 63,180.00 74,455.00 90,851.38 115,381.35 122.02%
9 #1201 Robert Siegel Galleries The Dr. William H. Johnson Collection of the U.S. 1890 Small Bank Note Issue May 21, 2019 May 24, 2019 210 203 96.67% USD 1.0 142,900.00 198,650.00 242,300.00 424,746.90 424,746.90 175.30%
10 #25275 Bonhams Modern and Contemporary Prints and Multiples May 21, 2019 May 24, 2019 174 123 70.69% USD 1.0 1,119,300.00 1,591,900.00 1,951,600.00 1,690,767.50 1,690,767.50 86.63%
11 #141921 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 5/14 May 21, 2019 May 22, 2019 639 628 98.28% USD 1.0 96,386.00 138,464.00 140,839.00 97,794.40 97,794.40 69.44%
12 #281921 Heritage Auctions Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 5/14 May 21, 2019 May 22, 2019 168 167 99.40% USD 1.0 22,820.00 31,510.00 31,860.00 28,502.60 28,502.60 89.46%
13 #58586 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 5: Bargains and Dealer Specials May 20, 2019 May 23, 2019 817 612 74.91% USD 1.0 41,545.00 87,290.00 113,285.00 29,911.48 29,911.48 26.40%
14 #1921 Bruun Rasmussen Prints May 20, 2019 May 24, 2019 72 58 80.56% EUR 1.1 25,205.00 27,710.00 36,585.00 30,077.50 33,686.80 82.21%
15 #98527 Rossini Lithographs, Fine Art Prints May 20, 2019 May 24, 2019 261 150 57.47% EUR 1.1 6,608.00 9,951.00 24,141.00 10,549.71 11,815.66 43.70%
16 #58585 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 4: Sports, Art, Native Americana, and More May 19, 2019 May 23, 2019 366 172 46.99% USD 1.0 30,095.00 53,280.00 207,235.00 28,052.36 28,052.36 13.54%
17 #151920 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 4/21 May 19, 2019 May 20, 2019 229 229 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 62,258.60 62,258.60
18 #121920 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 5/12 May 19, 2019 May 20, 2019 881 838 95.12% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 367,510.60 367,510.60
19 #161920 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 5/12 May 19, 2019 May 20, 2019 504 482 95.63% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 46,180.00 46,180.00
20 #58584 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 3: Air, Auto, Railroad, Express, May 18, 2019 May 23, 2019 593 472 79.60% USD 1.0 85,450.00 174,315.00 215,575.00 62,930.15 62,930.15 29.19%
21 #51819 Potter and Potter Auctions Spring Magic Auction - Books, Posters, Prints, Letters, Photos - Online May 18, 2019 May 23, 2019 140 131 93.57% USD 1.0 33,040.00 53,175.00 57,025.00 49,770.00 49,770.00 87.28%
22 #214 Rachel Davis Fine Arts Discovery Auction - Prints May 18, 2019 May 24, 2019 33 27 81.82% USD 1.0 3,120.00 5,830.00 10,500.00 2,982.65 2,982.65 28.41%
23 #15c Nosbüsch & Stucke Modern Literature, Erotica and Photography. May 18, 2019 May 24, 2019 640 396 61.88% EUR 1.1 263,530.00 263,530.00 397,800.00 337,972.40 378,528.92 84.96%
24 #15d Nosbüsch & Stucke Special Auction Russian Avant-Garde May 18, 2019 May 24, 2019 183 138 75.41% EUR 1.1 96,690.00 96,690.00 140,310.00 162,915.60 182,465.46 116.11%
25 #51819 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper May 18, 2019 May 20, 2019 166 157 94.58% USD 1.0 42,625.00 82,925.00 86,125.00 23,589.50 23,589.50 27.39%
26 #58583 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 2: Mining Part II May 17, 2019 May 23, 2019 825 605 73.33% USD 1.0 133,150.00 265,040.00 337,960.00 99,433.00 99,433.00 29.42%
27 #15a Nosbüsch & Stucke Valuable Books, Autographs and Prints May 17, 2019 May 24, 2019 700 439 62.71% EUR 1.1 276,330.00 276,330.00 435,780.00 374,599.20 419,551.16 85.96%
28 #51719 Brunk Auctions Premier Auction May 17, 2019 May 22, 2019 50 45 90.00% USD 1.0 50,300.00 79,800.00 84,900.00 132,757.00 132,757.00 156.37%
29 #15b Nosbüsch & Stucke Modern Art and Graphics May 17, 2019 May 24, 2019 229 166 72.49% EUR 1.1 98,290.00 98,290.00 124,740.00 135,496.30 151,755.80 108.62%
30 #51619 Chiswick Auctions Photographica May 16, 2019 May 22, 2019 129 97 75.19% GBP 1.27 49,440.00 74,800.00 121,780.00 72,006.25 91,448.04 59.13%
31 #60649 Ader Girls, Lorettes and Courtesans, Bals Public: Library J.-PF May 16, 2019 May 22, 2019 271 219 80.81% EUR 1.1 101,280.00 136,650.00 191,820.00 236,928.00 265,359.36 123.52%
32 #58582 Holabird Kagin Americana Spring Americana Auction - Session 1: General Americana, Numismatics, Mining May 16, 2019 May 23, 2019 692 392 56.65% USD 1.0 85,025.00 153,095.00 273,045.00 78,583.43 78,583.43 28.78%
33 #7209 Heritage Auctions Comics May 16, 2019 May 20, 2019 1414 1406 99.43% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 15,201,836.00 15,201,836.00
34 #50013 Heritage Auctions Spring Sports Memorabilia Catalogue May 16, 2019 May 20, 2019 1851 1730 93.46% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 3,419,361.40 3,419,361.40
35 #51619 Brunk Auctions Emporium Auction - Prints, Books May 16, 2019 May 22, 2019 26 20 76.92% USD 1.0 2,900.00 5,625.00 7,425.00 4,791.00 4,791.00 64.53%
36 #384 Trafford Books Books, Photographs, Postcards, Stamps and Postal History May 15, 2019 May 24, 2019 235 183 77.87% GBP 1.27 0.00 0.00 0.00 21,105.95 26,804.60
37 #51519 Purcell Auctioneers Antiques and Collectables -Books and Prints, Advertising Signs May 15, 2019 May 23, 2019 75 51 68.00% EUR 1.1 2,690.00 4,490.00 7,365.00 3,408.00 3,816.97 46.27%
38 #66 Kedem Auctions Ltd. Rare and Important Items May 15, 2019 May 23, 2019 168 136 80.95% USD 1.0 1,550,000.00 2,360,000.00 3,162,000.00 1,846,968.00 1,846,968.00 58.41%
39 #51019 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society Book Auction May 10, 2019 May 23, 2019 463 435 93.95% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 13,155.00 13,155.00
40 #75 Alexander Historical Auctions Spring Auction - Autographs, documents, manuscripts, propaganda May 1, 2019 May 24, 2019 1062 799 75.24% USD 1.0 299,580.00 418,680.00 676,990.00 404,518.00 404,518.00 59.75%
41 #41419 Carlsen Gallery Books and Prints April 14, 2019 May 23, 2019 21 19 90.48% USD 1.0 4,150.00 10,700.00 11,850.00 7,195.50 7,195.50 60.72%
  • <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
  • <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.
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