University Archives: Manuscripts and Autographs - Books, 62420, Westport

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
06/24/2020 - 06/24/2020
Page Size: 276 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1J. Amherst

J. Amherst Superb Letter

April 18, 1759USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 1,187.50
2Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony Signed & Inscribed Envelope the Same Year the 80-Year-Old Crusader Resigned her Presidency of the National American Woman Suffrage Association

March 27, 1900USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 375.00
3Armstrong, Aldrin & Collins

Apollo XI Insurance Cover Signed by Armstrong, Aldrin & Collins, From Buzz Aldrin Family Space Collection

Ca. July 1969USD 6,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 5,625.00
4Apollo 11 Crew

Apollo 11 Crew Signed FDC, Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins

Ca. 1969USD 900.00 - 1,000.00USD 2,500.00
5Apollo 12 Crew

Apollo 12 Crew Signed Emblem Card, Conrad, Gordon and Bean

Ca. 1969USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 225.00
6Apollo 12 Crew

Apollo 12 Crew Signed Gorgeous Austrian Cover, Conrad, Gordon and Bean

March 2, 1970USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 150.00
7

NASA Photos, Over 150 Items, Dealer’s Lot

VariousUSD 400.00 - 500.00USD 225.00
8Chester Arthur

Chester Arthur Naval Commission and Cabinet Photo - the Finest We Have Seen

March 7, 1882USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 625.00
9Chester A Arthur

Chester A Arthur Signed Military Commission, Countersigned by Abraham Lincoln’s Son, Robert

February 23, 1882USD 500.00 - 600.00USD 625.00
10P.T. Barnum

P.T. Barnum ALS on God and Religion - Outstanding

February 1, 1878USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 1,625.00
11P.T. Barnum

P.T. Barnum Signed Land Conveyance

September 25, 1886USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 406.25
12Clara Barton

Clara Barton War Dated ALS About a Surgeon, "a Native of Mississippi, a Natural Abolitionist" and a Member of Freedman's Bureau

January 8, 1866USD 2,600.00 - 2,800.00USD 1,000.00
13David Ben-Gurion

David Ben-Gurion Signed Israel's 20th Anniversary First Day Cover, Handsomely Presented

April 24, 1968USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 468.75
14

Bockscar Weaponeer Ashworth Autographs Groves Memo

August 9, 1945USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 125.00
15

British East India Company Re: Governor-General of India Warren Hastings

March 3, 1811USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 875.00
16

British East India Company Commission Signed by Governor-General of India Francis Rawdon-Hastings

January 10, 1818USD 700.00 - 800.00USD 468.75
17

British East India Company Stock Purchased by Female Investor in 1775

November 17, 1775USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 1,062.50
18John Brown

John Brown Replies to Boston Supporter in Kansas War on Slavery

March 12, 1857USD 2,000.00 - 2,400.00USD 2,375.00
19William Cullen Bryant

William Cullen Bryant Lovely AQS from "Consumption"

July 12, 1860USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 225.00
20James "Whitey" Bulger

James "Whitey" Bulger Best Signed Item We've Ever Seen! PSA/DNA Slabbed & Graded NM-MT 8

n.d.USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 625.00
21Catherine the Great

Catherine the Great Demands Payment, "make sure that this order is carried out swiftly and precisely"

June 10, 1787USD 2,000.00 - 2,400.00USD 2,750.00
22George B. Cheever,

George B. Cheever, Abolitionist, Celebrates "the sacred cause"

July 9, 1860USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 87.50
23Christo & Jeanne-Claude

Christo & Jeanne-Claude Signed "Valley Curtain" Postcard

Ca. 1970-1972USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 468.75
24

Grant Edition of "Vicksburg Daily Citizen" Wallpaper Newspaper, 1885

Ca. 1885USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 160.00
25

Civil War Albumen Photo Featuring General John Grubb Parke & Other Union Army Officers

n.d.USD 500.00 - 600.00USD 325.00
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> DARWIN, Charles Robert. <i>On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection.</i> London: W. Clowes and Sons for John Murray, 1859. [With] autograph note signed. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> [FINE PRESS & LIVRE D'ARTISTE]. -- [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. CHAUCER, Geoffrey. <i>The Works ... now newly imprinted.</i> Edited by F.S. Ellis. Hammersmith: Kelmscott Press, 1896. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> LAWRENCE, Thomas Edward. <i>Seven Pillars of Wisdom, a triumph.</i> [London: Privately Printed], 1926. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies…</i> London, Printed for H. Herringman, E. Brewster, R. Chiswell, and R. Bentley, 1685. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>The Birds of America…</i> [1839-] 1840-1844. -- AUDUBON, John James and John BACHMAN. <i>The Quadrupeds of North America.</i> 1849-1854. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> OGILBY, John, trans. [MONTANUS, Arnoldus]. <i>America: being the latest, and most Accurate Description of the New World…</i> London: Printed by the Author, 1671. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> HOBBES, Thomas. <i>Leviathan, or The Matter, Forme, & Power of a Common-Wealth Ecclesiasticall and Civill.</i> London: printed for Andrew Crooke, 1651. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> BLACKWELL, Elizabeth. <i>A Curious Herbal, containing Five Hundred Cuts of the most useful Plant which are now used in the Practice of Physick…</i> London: John Nourse, 1739. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> MILTON, John. <i>Paradise Lost.</i> London: Printed by S. Simmons ... to be sold by T. Helder, 1669. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Selections from the Library of<br>Gerald and Barbara Weiner<br>Live and Online<br>October 8, 2020 / 10am CT</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> MALCOLM X. Typed letter signed ("Malcolm X"), to Alex Haley. Cairo, Egypt, 18 September 1964. " 1 page, 8vo. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> TOLKIEN, John Ronald Reuel. Autograph letter signed (“JRRT”). To George Sayer, Oxford, 7 August 1952. 2 pages, 8vo, creased; morocco folding case. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Oct. 8:</b> WRIGHT, Frank Lloyd. Autograph manuscript signed ("Frank Lloyd Wright"), entitled "To the Countryside." N.p. [Taliesin?], [June 1926]. 2 pages, 4to, creased. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Paul George Lawler, <i>San Francisco – Hawaii Overnight,</i> 1939. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Around the World, <i>North German Lloyd,</i> designer unknown, circa 1910. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Michael Rudolf Wening, <i>Siam,</i> circa 1920s. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Sigismunds Vidbergs, <i>Spend Your Holidays at the Wonderful Seaside of Riga,</i> circa 1925. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Jean Dupas, <i>“Where is this Bower Beside the Silver Thames?”</i> 1930. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Charles-Léonce Brossé, <i>Meeting d’Aviation, Nice,</i> 1910. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> John Held Jr., <i>Nantucket,</i> 1925. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Seaverns W. Hilton, <i>Lewis and Clark, Northern Pacific,</i> 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 15:</b> Fred Powis, <i>Jasper, Canadian National Railways.</i> $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Arader Galleries<br>October Sale<br>October 10, 2020</b>
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> LA HARPE, Jean-Baptiste Benard de. 'CARTE NOUVELLE DE LA PARTIE DE L'OUEST DE LA LOUISIANNE'. $800,000 to $1,200,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> AUDUBON, John James. Great Blue Heron, Plate 211. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> REDOUTE, Pierre-Joseph. Watercolor for plate 456: Bromella ananas (Cultivated Pineapple). $450,000 to $550,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> COOK, Captain James. <i>A set of the three voyages comprising...</i> London: 1773-1785. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Arader Galleries, Oct. 10:</b> KEY, Adrien Thomaszoon. Abraham Ortelius. Oil on Panel. $400,000 to $450,000.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>September 30</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> WHITMAN, WALT. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> First Edition. $150,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> MILNE, A.A. and SHEPARD, E.H. <i>Now We Are Six.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> NABOKOV, VLADIMIR. <i>Lolita.</i> First American Edition. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Fine Literature<br>September 30</b>
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> RAND, AYN. <i>Atlas Shrugged.</i> $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> STEINBECK, JOHN. <i>To a God Unknown.</i> First Edition. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Fine Literature:</b> WELLS, H.G. <i>The Works of H.G. Wells.</i> $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>We Invite You to Consign!<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps</b>
Ask Questions