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

Confederate Soldier Tintype, with Outstanding Provenance

n.d.USD 240.00 - 325.00USD 468.75

Civil War Presentation Sword for a Jewish Soldier Who Championed African American Causes

May 28,1861USD 2,000.00 - 2,400.00USD 5,937.50

General Mark Clark, WWII Patch Display

Ca. 1950USD 500.00 - 600.00USD 375.00
29Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton Signed Book, "My Life"

Ca. 2011USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 500.00
30W.F. Cody / Buffalo Bill

W.F. Cody / Buffalo Bill Dual Signed Vintage Postcard, Superb Presentation

1908USD 900.00 - 1,000.00USD 937.50
31William Cody

William Cody Signed Twice Card "Buffalo Bill", "W.F. Cody"

Ca. 1908USD 500.00 - 600.00USD 562.50
32Francis Crick

Francis Crick Virtually Unobtainable Handwritten Manuscript with Mathematical Calculations, 4 Years After Nobel Prize Win for Discovery of DNA Structure

July 7, 1966USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 750.00
33A. Sutherland

A. Sutherland, Crimean War Bugler: "I sounded the charge for the Light Brigade the Charge of the six hundred"

October 17, 1899USD 1,000.00 - 1,200.00USD 562.50
34Oliver Cromwell

Oliver Cromwell Important ALS from 1648 Regarding His Son's Matrimony, ''Mr. Maijor desired 400l. per annum of inheritance ... wherein I desired to be advised by my wife''

April 3, 1648USD 8,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 10,000.00
35Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin Autograph Letter Signed 1857

December 9, 1857USD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,750.00
36Porfirio Diaz

Porfirio Diaz Signed Mining Concession

November 6, 1907USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 175.00
37Walt Disney

Walt Disney Signed Copy of His Pioneering Animation Study, "The Art of Walt Disney," with Phil Sears COA

1942USD 3,750.00 - 4,000.00USD 4,687.50

Disraeli Offers Business Advice to His Newspaper's Editor

October 29, 1853USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 500.00
39Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Signed Album "The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan" with Jeff Rosen COA

n.d.USD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 6,562.50
40Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan "Bringing It All Back Home" with Jeff Rosen COA

1965USD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 6,562.50
41Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan Signed Double Album "Blonde on Blonde" with Jeff Rosen COA

1966USD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 5,625.00

Eastman of Eastman Kodak, Huge Signature During Kodak Moments Heyday!

September 12, 1911USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 687.50
43Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein TLS to Composer Walter Kaufmann, ''You know how highly I esteem your artistic competencies''

October 1, 1930USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 3,250.00
44 Albert Einstein

Uniform Field Theory, by Albert Einstein, 1929

Ca. 1929USD 500.00 - 600.00USD 750.00
45D.D. Eisenhower

Eisenhower Re: Offering His Records from His Cadet Days For Publication. Ex Forbes

February 16, 1966USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 625.00
46D.D. Eisenhower

Eisenhower Signed Presentation Copy Planning for Industrial Mobilization Since the World War, Ex-Forbes

October 2, 1931USD 1,000.00 - 1,200.00USD 937.50
47D.D. Eisenhower

D.D. Eisenhower, President and Artist, Ex-Forbes

September 4, 1951USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 500.00
48D.D. Eisenhower

Eisenhower as President Fantastic 4 Page Letter on his Record, Ex-Forbes

October 18, 1958USD 800.00 - 900.00USD 750.00
49D.D. Eisenhower

D. D. Eisenhower Superb Diplomatic Appointment for Ambassador to the “Kingdom of Nepal,” Stebbins Would Later Be Ambassador to Uganda

September 9, 1959USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 437.50

King’s Attorney Prosecutes Stamp Act in CT

November 9, 1768USD 1,500.00 - 1,700.00Not Sold
  • <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.
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  • <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.
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