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Auction Date
01/31/2019 - 01/31/2019
Page Size: 404 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Pierre-Francois BASAN (1723-1797).

Dictionnaire des Graveurs anciens et modernes

Paris1789USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00Not Sold
2ANTONIO LOVATTI

PROGETTO DI UN TEATRO MUNICIPALE

RomaUSD 800.00 - 800.00Not Sold
3Mariano Socino the young

MARIANI SOCINI IUNIORIS ALITER SOCINI NEPOTIS PATRICII SENENSIS COMMENTARIA

VENETIIS1585USD 800.00 - 800.00Not Sold
4RIVIERE & Son., binder. - F. T. PALGRAVE (1824 - 1897) & L. BINYON (1869-1943)

The Golden Treasury. Selected from best songs and lyrical poems in the English language

London1926USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 200.00
5J. E. S. Moore

TO THE MOUNTAINS OF THE MOON

London1901USD 320.00 - 420.00USD 420.00
6Andersson (Charles John)

LAKE NGAMI

London1856USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 525.00
7Neumann (Arthur H.)

ELEPHANT-HUNTING IN EAST EQUATORIAL AFRICA

London1898USD 900.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
8Natal

THE NATAL ALMANAC, DIRECTORY, AND YEARLY REGISTER. 1887

Pietermaritzburg1886USD 600.00 - 700.00Not Sold
9Roberts (Dr. Austin)

THE BIRDS OF SOUTH AFRICA (Subscribers' Edition - presentation copy)

London1940USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 1,260.00
10Pierre Henri Larcher (1726-1812)

HISTORIE D'HERODOTE TRADUITE DU GREC

PARIS1786USD 500.00 - 500.00Not Sold
11German South West Africa

KRIEGSKARTE VON DEUTSCH-SUDWESTAFRIKA 1904

Berlin1904USD 600.00 - 700.00Not Sold
12Rev. John Philip

Researches in South Africa; illustrating the civil, moral, and religious condition of the native tribes;

London1828USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 500.00
13AA VV

DOUBLE HEAD WOOD HELMET MASK IDE PEOPLE NIGERIA

USD 1,000.00 - 1,000.00USD 500.00
14Burchell (W.J.)

TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR OF SOUTHERN AFRICA.

London1822-1824USD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
15Siegfried Sassoon

SELECTED POEMS (inscribed by the author)

London1925USD 140.00 - 140.00USD 662.00
16Blunt (Commander David Enderby)

ELEPHANT

London1933USD 600.00 - 700.00Not Sold
17Chapman (James)

TRAVELS IN THE INTERIOR OF SOUTH AFRICA

London1868USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 750.00
18Jean de Charlier de Gerson

Original INCUNABULA leaf from Gerson's "OPERA"

StrasbourgJuly 3, 1488USD 60.00 - 60.00Not Sold
19Photograph Collection, Kimberley, Madeira and Denver.

Assorted collection of photographs.

USD 150.00 - 200.00USD 100.00
20Gillray, James

GILLRAY

LondonC1820USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
21Trew, Antony

Two Hours to Darkness

London1963USD 55.00 - 65.00Not Sold
22Greene, Graham

Travels With My Aunt

London, Sydney, Toronto1959USD 55.00 - 65.00Not Sold
23Green, Lawrence G; and Joan R Bienedell

Lawrence Green 27-book collection; and one other

Cape TownUSD 300.00 - 450.00USD 322.00
24Hesse, Hermann; translated from the German by Richard and Clara Winston

The Glass Bead Game

London1970USD 60.00 - 70.00USD 55.00
25Legal Draughtsmen

Statutes of the Union of South Africa - 15 vols (English and Afrikaans) from 1948 to 1959

Cape TownUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 100.00
  • <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>New York | June 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Faulkner, William. <i>The Sound and the Fury.</i> New York: Jonathan Cape, [1929]. First edition in dust jacket. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Trautz-Bauzonnet bindery. Shakespeare, William. Sonnets. 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner. $12,000 to $18,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Thompson, Kay. <i>Eloise at Christmastime.</i> New York: Random House, [1958]. First edition. In custom binding by Asprey. $2,000 to $3,000
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>New York | June 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. $6,000 to $9,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Taylor, Deems. <i>Walt Disney’s Fantasia.</i> New York: 1940. In custom binding by Asprey. $2,500 to $3,500
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> William Shakespeare, <i>Shakespeare’s Sonnets, In Two Parts,</i> limited Saint Dunstan edition, Oxford University Press, 1901. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. $18,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b><br>Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b><br>Ian Fleming, <i>The Man with the Golden Gun,</i> first edition, first state with the dust jacket, London, 1965. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>The Voyage Out,</i> first American edition of the author’s first book, in rare dust jacket, NY, 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Gabriel García Márquez, <i>Cien años de soledad,</i> Buenos Aires, 1967. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Mary Mapes Dodge, <i>Along the Way,</i> first edition, author’s copy, annotated in her hand, NY, 1879. $1,800 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> <i>The Dial: A Monthly Magazine for Literature, Philosophy and Religion,</i> first edition, Ralph Waldo Emerson’s copy, Cincinnati, 1860. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Gaston Leroux, <i>The Phantom of the Opera,</i> first American edition, first printing, New York, 1911. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Walt Whitman, <i>Leaves of Grass,</i> signed, Camden, 1876. $4,000 to $6,000.
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