Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers: Books, 1839, Norwich

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
12/06/2019 - 12/06/2019
Page Size: 256 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1112

BELGIUM 1987-97 stamp collection in two Lindner hingeless albums,

1987-97Not AvailableGBP 45.60
1113

Box: containing quantity of three stamp albums of stamps of the world

GBP 80.00 - 120.00Not Sold
1114

Box: containing GB mint and used stamps

1858 to 1986GBP 120.00 - 180.00GBP 114.00
1115

Postcard album containing approx 120 late19th/early 20th century picture postcards including Christmas cards

late19th/early 20th century GBP 120.00 - 150.00Not Sold
1118

Postcard album containing approx 150 picture postcards,

GBP 250.00 - 300.00GBP 276.00
1119

Collection of 17 WWI silk embroidered cards with either floral decoration or patriotic messages (17)

GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 54.00
1120

Packet: containing approx 220 postcards predominantly foreign topographical in two old albums, mainly showing views from Europe and the Middle East + views from the UK, loose postcards and two albums

GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 45.60
1121

Box: approx 300 early 20th century picture postcards, mainly topographical,

early 20th centuryGBP 200.00 - 250.00GBP 216.00
1122

Two postcard albums both containing circa 100 cards each, one late 19th/early 20th century

late 19th/early 20th centuryGBP 30.00 - 40.00GBP 60.00
1123

Approx 100 postcards predominantly shipping or maritime interest

GBP 40.00 - 50.00GBP 114.00
1124

Postcard album containing circa 100 cards, some topographical, some with views of Wrentham and London

GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 45.60
1125

Box: good quantity mainly early 20th century picture postcards removed from 2 old albums,

early 20th century GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
1126

Old postcard album circa 200 postcards, plus approximately 70 loose, predominantly early, many postally used

GBP 120.00 - 150.00Not Sold
1127

John Player & Sons cigarette cards (25) housed in modern sleeves

Not AvailableGBP 12.00
1128

Wooden box: containing copious quantity of cigarette cards

GBP 30.00 - 40.00GBP 26.40
1129

Box: containing a number of cigarette card albums and loose cards including from The British Birds series, Vanishing Wildlife, Police File, The Race into Space etc,

GBP 30.00 - 40.00GBP 12.00
1130

Box: containing quantity of cigarette cards and other collectors cards

GBP 30.00 - 40.00GBP 18.00
1131

Old postcard album containing approx 200 mainly UK and foreign topographical early postcards,

GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
1132

Large box: containing over 100 postcards mainly topographical and others

GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 108.00
1133

Large box: containing quantity of postcards, mainly topographical, many including views of the world, Asia, India, Middle East etc (qty)

GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 96.00
1134

Large box: containing quantity of postcards, mainly topographical and others, (qty)

GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 132.00
1137

Fifteen slip-cased cigarette/tea card albums including British Aviation, Vintage Cars, wall flowers, garden hints, racing yachts, the conquest of space, the story of milk, country life

Not AvailableNot Sold
1138

Various stamps including some mint GB, George VI and Queen Elizabeth II + Trinidad & Tobago, Belgium, Latvia, Guadeloupe, St Pierre and Miquelon, Gibraltar, North Borneo, Bahrain, Norway etc

Not AvailableNot Sold
1139

Box: containing mint and used stamps in albums together with two stock books 1966-1990, plus presentation packs (qty)

1966-1990GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 96.00
1140

Two large cartons: containing various stamp albums (qty)

GBP 40.00 - 50.00Not Sold
  • <b>Bonhams:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Measure for Measure</i> (extracted from the First Folio). London, 1623. Sold for $52,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $47,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams: </b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. Sold for $43,825.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. Sold for $1,912.50.
    <b><center>Bonhams<br>Consignments invited (2020)</b>
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. Sold for $150,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</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. Sold for $15,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. Sold for $175,075.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. Sold for $131,325.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> BOOLE, GEORGE. <i>An Investigation of the Laws of Thought.</i> London, 1854. Sold for $12,575.
    <b>Bonhams:</b> SHANNON, CLAUDE and WARREN WEAVER. <i>The Mathematical Theory of Communication.</i> Urbana, 1949. Sold for $27,575.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>Winter in der Schweiz,</i> 1921. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Evelyn Rumsey Carey, <i>Pan American Exposition / Niagara / Buffalo,</i> 1901. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Arnost Hofbauer, <i>Topicuv Salon,</i> 1898. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Job,</i> 1896. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Georges de Feure, <i>Le Journal des Ventes,</i> 1898. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Cycles Perfecta,</i> 1897. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Edward Penfield, <i>Orient Cycles / Lead the Leaders,</i> circa 1895. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Adrien Barrère, <i>L’Ideal du Touriste,</i> 1903. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Willem Frederick Ten Broek, <i>New York / Wereldtentoonselling / Holland – Amerika Lijn,</i> 1938. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Dwight Clark Shepler, <i>Sun Valley / Union Pacific.</i> $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Sascha Maurer, <i>Flexible Flyer Splitkein / Smuggler’s Notch,</i> circa 1935. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 13:</b> Louis Bonhajo, <i>Vote / League of Women Voters,</i> 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Abraham Lincoln Endorsement Signed, March 16, 1865. Framed with a lithograph of Lincoln by Dwight C. Sturges.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Thomas Edison Stunning Signed Portrait.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Franz Liszt Signed Photo.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Subscription for Portraits of the Presidents Signed by J. Q. Adams, Polk, Jackson, Buchanan, and Writers Dickens, Bryant and More!
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Vinson Supreme Court Signed Presentation Photo.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio Collection of Three Financial Items.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Rare Sigmund Freud ALS Related to Sexual Issues.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> New York Yankees team signed baseball c.1937 including Gehrig, DiMaggio, Dickey, Gomez and others.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Salvador Dali Original Drawing in <i>Dali</i> by David Larkin.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions: Rare Autographs, Sports, Books and Photography. January 23, 2020</b>
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Charles Wilson Peale, Association Miniature of Dr. Ebenezer Crosby after Charles Willson Peale. Gouache on ivory miniature attributed to Peale.
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> William McKinley Signed Oversize Photograph Incredible 20"x24".
    <b>One of a Kind Collectibles, Jan. 23:</b> Margaret Mitchell Signed <i>Gone With The Wind</i> -- First Edition.
  • <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> [Paine, Thomas]. Common Sense; Addressed to the Inhabitants of America… Philadelphia: R. Bell, 1776. $200,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Autograph letter signed, to Joshua Reed Giddings, 21 May 1860. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Oakley, Annie. <i>A Brief Sketch of Her Career and Notes on Shooting.</i> [N.p.]: ca. 1913, Signed. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Washington, George. One autograph letter signed & 3 letters signed to General Alexander McDougall, September 1777. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> Mather, Cotton. <i>The Wonders of the Invisible World. Being an account of the tryals of several witches...</i> London: 1693. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jan. 27:</b> James, Benjamin.<i><br>A Treatise on the Management of the Teeth.</i> Boston, 1814. $2,000 to $3,000.
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