• <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> [EINSTEIN, ALBERT]; JOHN GRAUDENZ [PHOTOGRAPHER]. Photographic portrait of Albert Einstein by John Graudenz, taken circa 1928. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> ENIGMA M4. A fully operational four-rotor ("M4") Kriegsmarine Enigma Cipher Machine. Berlin-Wilmersdorf, Germany, Heimsoeth und Rinke, 1942. $300,000 to $500,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD P. <i>“Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman”. Adventures of a Curious Character.</i> New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1985. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> An intact egg of the Aepyornis Maximus, or Elephant Bird. Pre-17th century, Madagascar. $35,000 to $45,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 17:</b> Palm frond with fish. Green River Formation, Wyoming, United States. <i>Sabalites sp.,</i> and <i>Diplomystus dentatus</i> Cenozoic, Eocene (53-33 million years ago). $60,000 to $70,000.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> <i>The Birds of America; from Original Drawings by John James Audubon</i> $6,000,000 to $8,000,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Currier & Ives, <i>The Mississippi in Time of Peace,</i> hand-colored lithograph, 1865. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Hartmann Schedel, <i>Liber Cronicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, 1493. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Claudius Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographicae Enarrationis Libri Octo,</i> Lyons, 1535. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Thomas Jefferys, <i>The American Atlas,</i> London, 1776-77. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> John Speed, <i>A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World,</i> 20 miniature maps, London, 1665. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> <i>Biblia Das ist: Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft Durch D. Martin Luther Verteutscht,</i> illustrated cartographic Bible, Basel, 1665. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Early Hawaiian-language school geography, Lahainaluna Seminary, 1840. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Cornelis de Jode, <i>Africae Vera Forma, et Situs,</i> Antwerp, 1593. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Maria Vincenzo Coronelli, <i>America Settentrionale Colle Nuove Scoperte Sin All Anno,</i> Venice, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Christoph Volkamer, <i>Nürnbergische Hesperides,</i> Nuremberg, 1708-1714. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Bayer, <i>Uranometria, Omnium Asterismorum Continens Schemata...,</i> 51 celestial charts, c. 1603. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Manuscript map of Commodore Perry’s Black Ship squadron at Edo Bay, with manuscript sketchbook, ink & watercolor, Japan, c. 1853. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> CLEMENS, SAMUEL L. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.</i> Hartford: The American Publishing Company, 1876. $14,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> BATEMAN, JAMES. <i>The Orchidaceae of Mexico and Guatemala.</i> London: J. Ridgway & Sons for the author, [1837]-1843. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> WHITMAN, WALT. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn: [For the author by Andrew and James Rome,] 1855. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> LEE, HARPER. Three “Seckatary Hawkins”-related books inscribed and signed by Harper Lee. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Dec. 18:</b> POE, EDGAR ALLAN. <i>The Raven.</i> New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1845. $120,000 to $180,000.

Burgersdijk and Niermans: Books, 350, Leiden

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/12/2019 - 11/13/2019
Page Size: 1120 items in 45 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1BEAZLEY, J.D.

Attic red-figure vase-painters.

1942EUR 70.00 - 70.00EUR 161.46
2CARTAULT, A.

Terres cuites grecques photographiées d'après les originaux des collections privées de France et des musées d'Athènes.

1890EUR 70.00 - 70.00EUR 111.78
3DE PUMA, R.D.

Etruscan art in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

2013EUR 70.00 - 70.00EUR 248.40
4IZENOUR, G.C.

Roofed theaters of classical antiquity.

1992EUR 70.00 - 70.00EUR 161.46
5KARAGEORGHIS, V.

Excavations in the Necropolis of Salamis. Vol. I-II.

Lond.1969-70.EUR 80.00 - 80.00EUR 235.98
6KISA, A.

Das Glas im Altertume.

1908EUR 65.00 - 65.00EUR 74.52
7MARKOE, G.

Phoenician bronze and silver bowls from Cyprus and the Mediterranean.

Berkeley1985EUR 70.00 - 70.00EUR 99.36
8PADGETT, J.M.

The Centaur's smile. The human animal in early Greek art.

2003EUR 60.00 - 60.00EUR 111.78
9MAU, A.

Geschichte der decorativen Wandmalerei in Pompeji. Hrsg. v.d. Red.de r Archäol. Zeitung: Tafeln.

Berlin1882EUR 400.00 - 400.00EUR 683.10
10STEWART, A.

Greek sculpture, an exploration.

1990EUR 60.00 - 60.00EUR 248.40
11AESCHYLUS.

Agamemnon. Ed. w. comm. by E. Fraenkel.

Oxford1982EUR 150.00 - 150.00EUR 161.46
12AUGUSTINUS --

COLLECTION of 21 works by Augustinus, all in Dutch translation. Or. binds. w. dust-j.

EUR 100.00 - 100.00EUR 161.46
13AUGUSTINUS --

THESAURUS AUGUSTINIANUS. Enumeratio formarum. Cur. CETEDOC.

Turnh.1989EUR 75.00 - 75.00EUR 74.52
14COLLECTION of 47 classical works in Dutch translation.

Dif. sizes. Or. binds. w. dust-j.

EUR 200.00 - 200.00EUR 298.08
15DEMOSTHENES & AESCHINES.

Ta sôzomena. & Quæ supersunt, Latine.

Lond.1824EUR 90.00 - 90.00EUR 186.30
16EURIPIDES.

Verzameld werk. Vert. door G. Koolschijn.

2001-03EUR 100.00 - 100.00EUR 161.46
17FONTES CHRISTIANI.

Greek/Latin authors.

Herder/Brepols/WGB1990-2017EUR 500.00 - 500.00EUR 558.90
18FRISHMAN, J. & L. v.

ROMPAY, eds. The book of Genesis in Jewish and Oriental Christian interpretation. #NAME?Commentarius in Apocalypsin.

1997-2011EUR 70.00 - 70.00EUR 49.68
19GREGORIUS NAZIANZENUS.

Poemata Arcana. Ed. w. introd. by C. Moreschini. Comm. by D.A. Sykes.

1997EUR 80.00 - 80.00EUR 111.78
20GREGORIUS NYSSENUS.

Homilies on the Beatitudes, English version with commentary ed. by H. R. Drobner & A. Viciano.

Leiden, etc.2000EUR 90.00 - 90.00EUR 74.52
21GREGORIUS NYSSENUS.

Opera. Ed. W. Jaeger, H. Langerbeck, H. Dörrie, etc.

Leiden1960-2009.EUR 180.00 - 180.00EUR 422.28
22HIERONYMUS.

Hebrew questions on Genesis. Transl. w. an introd. & comm. by C.T.R. Hayward.

1995EUR 80.00 - 80.00EUR 80.73
23HIPPOLYTUS.

Refutatio omnium haeresium. Hrsg. v. P. Wendland.

1977EUR 70.00 - 70.00EUR 124.20
24JUVENALIS.

Saturarum ll. V. M. erkl. Anmerk. v. L. Friedlaender. Nachdr. Ausg.

1895EUR 70.00 - 70.00EUR 149.04
25PINDARUS.

The Olympian & Pythian odes. W. an introd. essay, notes & ind. by B.L. Gildersleeve. Repr. ed.

1890EUR 80.00 - 80.00EUR 136.62
  • <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> London, 1673. FIRST SEPARATE AND FIRST QUARTO EDITION. THE CHARLTON HESTON COPY. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>In Our Time.</i> Paris, 1924. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> VERNE, JULES. <i>A Journey to the Centre of the Earth.</i> New York & London, 1872. FIRST EDITION, RARE AMERICAN ISSUE, with Scribner & Welford cancel title. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> PLATO. <i>Timaeus</i> [AND] <i>Critias</i> [from Ficini's 1484 Opera]. A LANDMARK OF SCIENTIFIC THOUGHT. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. $80,000 to $120,000.
  • <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Churchill (Winston) & Others. 1944 Commonwealth Prime Ministers’ Conference, 27 April 1944. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses.</i> First English edition, 1922. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Belzoni (Giovanni Battista). <i>Plates Illustrated of the Researches and Operations...in Egypt and Nubia,</i> FIRST EDITION, 1821-1822. £14,375 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Astor (John Jacob). A collection of rare letters, 9 January 1812- 4 September 1837. £26,000 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Rowling (J.K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> FIRST EDITION, first issue, 1997. £27,500 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Royal Family. Photograph of Queen Elizabeth, George VI, Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret, signed, 1946. £3,640 inc Buyers Premium.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Seeking Consignments.</b> Collodi (Carlo). <i>Le avventure di Pinocchio. Storia di un burattino,</i> FIRST EDITION, 1883. £8,401 inc Buyers Premium.
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