Sothebys: Fine Books and Manuscripts, including The Eric C. Caren Collection - bidstart 7/6, N10394, New York
- Auction Date
- 07/21/2020 - 07/21/2020
|Lot Number||Author Name||Book Title||Place Printed||Year Published||Estimate||Actual Price|
|1||ADAMS, JOHN QUINCY|
John Quincy Adams's copy of The Tennessee Weekly Chronicle, Vol. VI, No. 91
|Clarksville, Tennessee||1819||USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00||USD 1,500.00|
|2||ADAMS, JOHN QUINCY|
President's Message, in National Journal Extra.
|Washington||1826||USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00||Not Sold|
Unite or Die political cartoon in the masthead of The Pennsylvania Journal; and the Weekly Advertiser, No. 1675
|Philadelphia||1775||USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00||USD 4,000.00|
British Accounts of the Battles of Lexington and Concord printed in The New-England Chronicle: or, The Essex Gazette, Vol. VII, No. 354
|Cambridge||1775||USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00||USD 875.00|
Five manuscript documents signed by some of the first African-Americans to fight for the American cause, dated less than a month after Lexington and Concord, Natick, Massachusetts, 15 May 1775
|Natick, Massachusetts||1775||USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00||USD 25,000.00|
The State Journal or, the New-Hampshire Gazette, and Tuesday Liberty Advertiser, No. 36
|Exeter, New Hampshire||1777||USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00||USD 1,375.00|
At a General Assembly of the Governor and Company of the State of Connecticut, holden at Hartford, on the second Thursday of October, A. D. 1780
|Hartford||1780||USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00||Not Sold|
Simsbury Bridge Lottery Tickets.
|Connecticut||USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00||Not Sold|
Lord Cornwallis's Surrender at Yorktown reported in The London Chronicle, Vol. I, No. 3901
|London||1781||USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00||USD 1,375.00|
State of New Hampshire.
|Exeter, New Hampshire||1783||USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00||USD 4,000.00|
[Anti-Slavery Bugle ?— Extra].
|Salem, Ohio||1848||USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00||Not Sold|
Front page printing of the Articles of Confederation in the New-Jersey Gazette, Vol. 1, No. 22
|Trenton||1778||USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00||Not Sold|
|New York||1842||USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00||USD 2,375.00|
A very early mention of baseball in The Sun, No. 169
|New York||1834||USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00||Not Sold|
This Sheet is Given Away As a Supplement to the Base Ball Players' Book of Reference.
|New York||c.1866–1876||USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00||USD 2,750.00|
Promotional brochure for a touring team of "Bloomer Girls": The Young Ladies' Athletic Journal, 1889
|1889||USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00||Not Sold|
John McGraw Signed ("Your sincere friend Mac") 1904 National League Championship Postcard, with 1905 World Series content.
|New York||1904, 1905||USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00||Not Sold|
By His Excellency Jonathan Belcher, Esq; ... A Proclamation for a general Fast...
|Boston||1740||USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00||USD 2,750.00|
The Book of Common Prayer.
|London||1575||USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00||USD 6,875.00|
A very early report on the Boston Massacre, in The Providence Gazette; and Country Journal, Vol. VII, No. 322
|Providence||1770||USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00||USD 2,250.00|
A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770, by Soldiers of the XXIXth Regiment …
|London||1770||USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00||USD 10,625.00|
First Anniversary Commemoration of the Boston Massacre in The Essex Gazette, Vol. III, No. 136
|Salem||1771||USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00||Not Sold|
A Poem Upon the Bloody Engagement That Was Fought on Bunker's-Hill, at Charlestown, (in New-England.) On the 17th of June, 1775.
|Newburyport, MA||1775||USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00||Not Sold|
THE BOSTON PORT BILL An Act to discontinue,... the landing and discharging, lading or shipping, of Goods, Wares, and Merchandise, at ... Boston,
|London||1774||USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00||Not Sold|
Autograph invoice, directed to "Mr Samuell Adams In Boston," 3 December 1773
|1773||USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00||USD 6,250.00|