Doyle New York: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps, 19bp01, New York

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Auction Date
04/17/2019 - 04/17/2019
Page Size: 351 items in 15 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

AMERICAN FLAG A large 35 star American Flag

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,812.50
2

Printed broadsheet listing British casualties at the Battle of Long Island with similar lists of casualties at Lexington and Concord and Bunker Hill.

[N.p.N.dUSD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 625.00
3BARTRAM, WILLIAM

Travels through North and South Carolina, Georgia, East and West Florida, The Cherokee Country, the Extensive Territories of the Muscogulges or Creek Confederacy, and Country of the Chactaws.

London1792USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,875.00
4

Early and rare ledger of the Exchange Bank of Elsinore

1889-1890USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,375.00
5MAURAULT, JOSEPH P. A.

Histoire des Abenakis depuis 1605 jusqu'a nos jours.

[Sorel]1866USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 187.50
6CATLIN, GEORGE

North American Indians. Being Letters and Notes on Their Manners, Customs, and Conditions, Written During Eight Years' Travel Amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America, 1832-1839.

Edinburgh1926USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 500.00
7CARVER, JONATHAN

Travels through the Interior Parts of North-America, in the years 1766, 1767, and 1768.

Dublin1779USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 531.25
8CHILD, LYDIA MARIA

An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans

. Boston1833USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 2,000.00
9CULPEPER, NICHOLAS

Pharmacopoeia Londinensis; Or, the London Dispensatory.

Boston1720USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 10,625.00
10

The Annual Register, or a View of the History, Politics and Literature, for the Year 1776.

London1777USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 812.50
11FORCE, PETER.

American Archives. Fifth Series. Volume I [-III].

Washington1848USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00USD 10,000.00
12FARRAR, TIMOTHY

Report of the Case of the Trustees of Dartmouth College against William H. Woodward.

Boston1819USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 812.50
13[DERMOTT, LAURENCE] SMITH, WILLIAM.

Ahiman Rezon Abridged and Digested: as a Help to all that are, or would be, Free and Accepted Masons.

Philadelphia1783USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 687.50
14HALE, EDWARD E.

Kanzas and Nebraska: The History, Geographical and Physical Characteristics, and Political Position of Those Territories...

Boston1854USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 375.00
15HANSON, JOHN

Document signed as President of the United States in Congress Assembled.

Philadelphia1782USD 15,000.00 - 25,000.00USD 21,250.00
16

Fabric remnant from exterior skin of Hindenburg.

[Lakewood, N.J.1937USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 250.00
17JEFFERSON, THOMAS

Document signed as President.

Washington1806USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 5,000.00
18JEFFERSON, THOMAS

Notes on the State of Virginia.

Richmond1853USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,812.50
19WINCHESTER, ELHANAN.

A plain political catechism intended for the use of schools in the United States of America, wherein the great principles of liberty and of the Federal Government are laid down and explained, in the way of question and answer. Made level to the lowest cap

Greenfield, Mass1796USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,062.50
20KING GEORGE III

Document signed ordering the disbandment of an Infantry Corps.

Court of St. James1783USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
21KENNEDY, JOHN FITZGERALD

Manuscript sheet of

[N.p.n.d.USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,500.00
22[KENNEDY ASSASSINATION]

Signed copy of the 1963 attestation of Oswald's captors.

1963 (but circa 1995)USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.25
23KNOX, HENRY

Document signed

. Boston1805USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 406.25
24LEE, ROBERT E.

Signed carte-de-visite portrait.

Carte-de-visite bust length portrait depicting Lee in uniform, signed "RE Lee" at lower right, the verso with an inscription by Mary C. Lee dated August 1867, imprint of Vannerson & Levy Photographers, Richmond, Va., to verso. 3 7/8 x 2 3/8 inches (9.8 1980USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 5,312.50
25LEE, ROBERT E. & LEE, GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS

Sheet signed.

[N.p.n.d.USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,187.50
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. Sold for $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Joseph Brant, Mohawk Chief, ALS, writing after pledging support to King George III against American rebels, 1776. Sold for a record $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sonia Delaunay, <i>Ses Peintures</i> . . ., 20 pochoir plates, Paris, 1925. Sold for a record $13,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Diana, Princess of Wales, 6 autograph letters signed to British <i>Vogue</i> editor, 1989-92. Sold for $10,400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alexander Hamilton, ALS, as Secretary of the Treasury covering costs of the new U.S. Mint, 1793. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. Sold for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Barbier & François-Louis Schmied, <i>Personnages de Comédie,</i> Paris, 1922. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Ilsée, Princesse de Tripoli,</i> Paris, 1897. Sold for a record $13,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ralph Waldo Emerson, <i>The Dial,</i> first edition of the reconstituted issue, Emerson’s copy with inscriptions, Cincinnati, 1860. Sold for a record $3,250.
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Christie’s London, Jul. 9:</b> Pushkin, Alexander. <i>Evgenii Onegin. A novel in verse.</i> A first edition of the most important work in Russian literature in its original parts, 1825–32. £120,000 to £160,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Jul. 9:</b> Gogol, Nikolai. <i>Evenings on a Farm near Dikanka.</i> A rare first edition of Gogol's first masterpiece, 1831–32. £70,000 to £100,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Jul. 9:</b> Darwin, Charles Robert. <i>On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection.</i> First edition, owned and read by two contemporaries of Darwin. London: John Murray, 1859. £140,000 to £200,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Jul. 9:</b> Galilei, Galileo. <i>Sidereus Nuncius.</i> First edition, announcing the first astronomical discoveries made with the telescope. Venice: Tommaso Baglioni, [March] 1610. £300,000 to £500,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Jul. 9:</b> The seal of Wulfric. England, first half 11th century. £70,000 to £100,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Jul. 9:</b> Bible, <i>Ezechiel</i> in Latin. [Northern Italy, 5th century]. £120,000 to £180,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Jul. 9:</b> Blaeu, Jan and Willem Blaeu. <i>Grooten Atlas [Atlas Major]</i>. Amsterdam: Johannes Blaeu, 1664. £450,000 to £650,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Jul. 9:</b> Petites Heures of Charles VIII use of Paris, in Latin. An exquisite Hours illuminated by the Master of the Chronique Scandaleuse. [Paris, 1490s]. £300,000 to £500,000
  • <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Blaise Cendrars and Fernand Léger, <i>La Fin du monde filmée par l’ange N.-D.,</i> Paris, Editions de la Sirène, 1919
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> André Breton, <i>Second manifeste du Surréalisme,</i> Paris, Editions Kra, 1930
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Paul Eluard and Pablo Picasso, <i>La Barre d’appui,</i> Paris, Editions « Cahiers d’Art », 1936
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Blaise Cendrars and Fernand Léger, <i>La Fin du monde filmée par l’ange N.-D.,</i> Paris, Editions de la Sirène, 1919
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Hans Bellmer, <i>Die Puppe,</i> Paris, G.L.M., 1936
    <b>Christie’s Paris:</b> Salvador Dali, <i>La femme visible,</i> Paris, Editions Surréalistes, 1930
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