Sothebys: Books and Manuscripts: A Summer Miscellany -bidstart 7/28, L20409, London

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
08/04/2020 - 08/04/2020
Page Size: 194 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
176YEATS, W.B.

YEATS, W.B. | The Trembling of the Veil, 1922, 1/100

1922GBP 600.00 - 1,000.00GBP 756.00
177BALFOUR, ARTHUR JAMES

BALFOUR | three letters signed, and other items

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,071.00
178BALFOUR, ARTHUR JAMES

BALFOUR | signed menu from a dinner commemorating the Balfour Declaration, 1927

1927GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 2,394.00
179BEN-GURION, DAVID

BEN-GURION | typed letter signed, to Itzhak Greenbaum, 1948

1948GBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00GBP 2,520.00
180BEN-GURION, DAVID

BEN-GURION | two letters, to Ted Lurie, 1950-51

1950-51GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 756.00
181BEN-GURION, DAVID

BEN-GURION | autograph letter signed, to Mr Haft, 1964

1964GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,512.00
182BIALIK, CHAIM NACHMAN

BIALIK | three letters and documents, 1925-27

1925-27GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 567.00
183

HEBREW LITERATURE | a collection of four items by L. Kipnis, N. Sokolow, D. Yellin, A. Druyanov, 1909-35

1909-35GBP 700.00 - 900.00GBP 882.00
184HERZL, THEODOR

HERZL | Printed letter signed ("Herzl") as Chairman of the Zionist Action Committee, Vienna, 1901

1901GBP 700.00 - 900.00GBP 1,260.00
185HERZL, THEODOR

HERZL | letter signed ("Herzl") as Chairman of "Committee of Five", 1903

1903GBP 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
186JABOTINSKY, ZE'EV (VLADIMIR)

JABOTINSKY | typed letter signed, and signed photograph, 1929-31

1929-31GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,071.00
187Yehudah, A.L., Pann, Abel

JERUSALEM | two letters to the Committee of the Jews of the City of Jerusalem, 1920-24

1920GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 504.00
188MONTEFIORE, SIR MOSES

MOSES MONTEFIORE | two letters signed, 1872-74

1872-74GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 504.00
189Ben-Gurion, Sharett, Meir, Begin, Rabin

PRIME MINISTERS OF ISRAEL | a collection of five items by Ben-Gurion, Sharett, Meir, Begin, Rabin

GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,386.00
190SCHNEERSON, RABBI MENACHEM M.

SCHNEERSON, Rabbi | typed letter signed, 1961

1961GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 819.00
191SHARETT, MOSHE

SHARETT, MOSHE | three letters, 1939-64

1939-64GBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
192Dizengoff, Rokach, Bialik and others

TEL AVIV | a collection of 7 letters and documents, inclduing by Dizengoff, Rokach, Bialik, 1920s-30s

1920s-30sGBP 700.00 - 900.00GBP 1,071.00
193WEIZMANN, CHAIM

WEIZMANN | letter, 1944

1944GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 441.00
194

ZIONISM | collection of nine letters, 1899-1935

1899-1935GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 1,071.00
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MACHIAVELLI, Niccolò. <i>Nicholas Machiavel's Prince. Also, The life of Castruccio Castracani of Lucca…</i> Translated by Edward Dacres. London, 1640. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FILSON, John. <i>The Discovery, Settlement and present State of Kentucke: and An Essay towards the Topography, and Natural History of that important Country…</i> Wilmington, Del.: James Adams, 1784. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> ELUARD, Paul. <i>Un poeme dans chaque livre.</i> Paris: Louis Broder, 1956. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LEWIS, James Otto. [<i>Aboriginal Port Folio.</i> Philadelphia: Published by the Author, 1835-1836]. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTS]. BOOK OF HOURS, use of Rome, in Latin. [Southern Netherlands (Ghent or Bruges), c.1460]. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> MORE, Thomas, Sir. <i>The Workes ... wrytten by him in the Englysh tongue.</i> Edited by William Rastell. London, 1557. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. MORRIS, William. <i>Love is Enough.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897. $5,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> LINCOLN, Abraham. Autograph endorsement signed as President (“A. Lincoln”), 24 February 1863. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> WASHINGTON, George. Address panel with autograph free frank signed ("G:o Washington"), as Commander in Chief of the Continental Army, 5 August 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>November 12-13, 2020</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Beastly Baby.</i> N.p.: The Fantod Press, 1962. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> FROST, Robert. Photographic reproduction signed and inscribed ("Robert Frost”), to R.V. Thornton, 1955. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, Nov. 12-13:</b> GOREY, Edward. <i>The Bug Book.</i> New York: Looking Glass Library, 1959. $500 to $700.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Book of Hours with Illuminated Miniatures, France, mid-15th century. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Conradus de Alemania [Halberstadt the Elder], <i>Concordantiae Bibliorum,</i> Strassburg, 1474. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Christopher Marlowe, <i>The Jew of Malta,</i> London, 1633. Earliest extant edition of this antiauthoritarian Elizabethan play. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b><br>Sir Isaac Newton, <i>The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy,</i> first edition in English, 2 volumes, London, 1729. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> John Rae, <i>Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847,</i> first edition, London, 1850. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Philip Pittman, <i>The Present State of the European Settlements on the Mississippi…,</i> first edition, London, 1770. $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Cyanotype of an anatomy class at Woman’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1895. $300 to $400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 27:</b> Equine veterinary formulary, manuscript on paper, East Earl, Pennsylvania, circa 1860. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> REGAMEY, Felix (1844-1906). Unique drawing showing Verlaine and Rimbaud in London, September 1872. €70,000 to 100,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LABORDE, Alexandre de (1773-1842). <i>Voyage pittoresque et historique de l’Espagne.</i> Paris : 1806-1820. €20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375). <i>Il Decamerone…</i> Venise : Gabriele Giolito di Ferrari, 1542.<br>€ 12,000 to 15,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> LAMBERT, Yvon (1936). Full collection of writings from <i>Une rêverie émanée de mes loisirs.</i> Paris : 1992 - 2018. €50,000 to 70,000
    <b>Christie’s, Nov 3 :</b> JOUVE, Paul (1878-1973) -- KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). <i>La Chasse de Kaa.</i> Paris : Javal & Bourdeaux, 1930. €2,000 to 3,000
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