• <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. 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>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

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1076INGENHOUSZ, J.

Expériences sur les végétaux, spécialement sur la propriété qu'ils possèdent à un haut degré, soit d'améliorer l'air quand ils sont au soleil, soit de la corrompre la nuit,

Par.1780EUR 200.00 - 200.00EUR 223.56
1077MARTINET, J.F.

Katechismus der Natuur. 2e druk.

Amst.1778-79EUR 100.00 - 100.00EUR 99.36
1078MARTINET, J.F.

Verhandelingen en Waarnemingen over de Natuurlijke Historie, meerendeels van ons Vaderland.

Amst.1795EUR 120.00 - 120.00EUR 186.30
1079METZGER, J.D.

Kurzgefasstes System der gerichtlichen Arzneiwissenschaft. 3verb. Ausg.

Königsberg/Lpz.1805EUR 120.00 - 120.00EUR 161.46
1080MUSSCHENBROEK, P. v.

Beginsels der natuurkunde, beschreeven ten dienste der landgenooten, waar by gevoegd is eene beschryving der nieuwe en onlangs uitgevonden luchtpompen, ... door J. v. Musschenbroek.

Leiden1739EUR 300.00 - 300.00EUR 447.12
1081TOLET, F.

Tractaat vande lithotomia, of de uythalinge van de steen uyt de blaas. Uyt het Frans vert.

The Hague1686EUR 300.00 - 300.00EUR 683.10
1082WINKLER, J.H.

Philosophische onderzoekingen over het bestaan en de natuur van de zielen der dieren ….

Amst.1765EUR 360.00 - 360.00EUR 372.60
1083

ALMANACHS -- NEUER BAUERNKALENDER auf das Jahr 1788, 1792, 1793 & 1796.

Graz1787-95EUR 300.00 - 300.00EUR 298.08
1084CAMPEN, J. v..

Bouw- schilder- en beeldhouw-werk van het Stadhuis van Amsterdam, vertoont in CIX kopere platen.

Amst.1747EUR 1,000.00 - 1,000.00EUR 931.50
1085LAUTERBACH, J.B.

Kort begrip van de burgerlyke bouw-konst, volgens de proportie der antique en moderne ….

Rott.1705EUR 200.00 - 200.00EUR 248.40
1086BOSBOOM, S.

De vyf colom-orden, met derzelver deuren en poorten. … uit den beroemden Venetiaanschen-boumeester V. Scamozzi in minuten overgebracht, en nu …

Amst.1854EUR 140.00 - 140.00EUR 136.62
1087BATTUS, C.

Secreet-boek vol heerlijke konsten; als van de hooftstoffen in elks gebruik, van de gebreken, siekten en qualen der menschen; van tamme en wilde dieren, …

Leeuw.1694EUR 450.00 - 450.00EUR 869.40
1088

CIERLIJCKE VOORSNYDINGE Aller Tafel Gerechten.

Amst.n.d.EUR 300.00 - 300.00EUR 683.10
1089DUSAULX, J.

De la passion du jeu, depuis les temps anciens jusqu'à nos jours.

Par.1779EUR 140.00 - 140.00Not Sold
1090BRUNE, J.de .

Emblemata of sinne-werck: voorghestelt, in beelden, ghedichten, en breeder uijt-legginghen tot uijt-druckinghe, en verbeteringhe van verscheijden feijlen onser eeuwe.

Amst.1661EUR 500.00 - 500.00EUR 931.50
1091POIRTERS, A.

Het masker vande wereldt afgetrocken. 4e dr.

Antw.c.1648EUR 70.00 - 70.00EUR 93.15
1092RIPA, C.

Iconologia, of uytbeeldingen des verstands. … Een werck dat dienstigh is, allen Reedenaers, Poëten, Schilders, Beeldhouwers, Teyckenaers, en alle andere Konstbeminders en Liefhebbers der Geleertheyt ….

Amst.1644EUR 100.00 - 100.00EUR 198.72
1093VONDEL, J. v.d.

Vorstelijcke warande der dieren: Waer in de Zeden-rijcke Philosophie, Poëtisch, Morael, en Historiael, vermakelijck en treffelijck wort voorgestelt.

Amst.1682EUR 300.00 - 300.00EUR 397.44
1094EIJNDEN, R. v. & A. v.d.

WILLIGEN. Geschiedenis der vaderlandsche schilderkunst.

Haarl.1816-40EUR 80.00 - 80.00EUR 80.73
1095LA FOSSE, J.C.de .

Nouvelle iconologie historique ou attributs hieroglyphiques. Nieuwe historische beeldspraak of hieroglyphische merkbeelden, ...

Amst.c.1790EUR 200.00 - 200.00EUR 397.44
1096MALVASIA, C.C.

Felsina pittrice. Vite de pittori bolognesi.

Bologna1678EUR 700.00 - 700.00EUR 683.10
1097VALLE, G.de lla.

Lettere Senesi Sanesi di un socio dell'Accademia di Fossano sopra le belle arti.

Venice/Rome1782-86EUR 500.00 - 500.00EUR 496.80
1098

GROOTE TAFEREEL DER DWAASHEID, HET, Vertoonende de opkomst, voortgang en ondergang der Actie, Bubbel en Windnegotie, in Vrankryk, Engeland, en de Nederlanden, gepleegt in den Jaare 1720.

N.pl.1720EUR 700.00 - 700.00EUR 1,117.80
1099HORST, T. v.d. & J.

POLLEY. Theatrum machinarum universale; of keurige verzameling v. verscheide grote en zeer fraaie waterwerken, schutsluizen, waterkeringen, ophaal- en draaibruggen.

Amst.1774EUR 300.00 - 300.00EUR 397.44
1100WAHL, F.F. v..

Traitté de l'elevation des eaux. Enseignant ses principes & des maximes pour connoître. Les justes proportions qui sont à observer dans la conduite des eaux.

Munich1716EUR 500.00 - 500.00EUR 496.80
  • <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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