Swann Galleries: Maps and Atlases, Natural History and Color Plate Books, 2540, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/09/2020 - 07/09/2020
Page Size: 390 items in 16 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Wyld, James.

Wyld's Eastern South Africa from the River Limpopo to Algoa Bay Embracing the Transvaal Bechuana Land and Stella Land.

London1889USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 813.00
2Renard, Louis; after De Wit, Frederick.

Tractus Littorales Guineae a Promontorio Verde usque ad Sinum Catenbale.

Amsterdam1715USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 313.00
3Stanford, Edward.

Stanford's Library Map of Africa

1892USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,820.00
4Herrison, Eustache.

Carte de l'Amerique Septentrional; and: Carte de l'Amerique Meridionale.

Paris1826USD 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
5Zatta, Antonio.

Two double-page engraved maps of American geography.

Venice1776USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 780.00

A Map of the Environs of Constantinople Drawn from a Great Number of Accurate Astronomical & Geographical Manuscripts and Printed Documents.

London1804USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,188.00

Southern Portion of the Crimea, from Surveys Made by Order of the Russian Government.

London1854USD 200.00 - 250.00USD 138.00

County, Township & Railroad Map of the State of Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia(1856) 1858USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 469.00
9Mount, William; and Page, Thomas.

[Bermuda.] Hand-colored engraved chart of Bermuda from The English Pilot, Fourth Book.

Londoncirca 1770USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 423.00
10Ogilby, John.

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum alias Barmudas.

London1671USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 531.00

Novam Hanc Territorii Francofurtensis Tabulam.

Amsterdamcirca 1640USD 250.00 - 300.00USD 281.00

Asia Noviter Delineata.

Amsterdamcirca 1635USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,625.00

Guiana sive Amazonum Regio.

Amsterdamcirca 1630USD 250.00 - 300.00USD 438.00
14Norie, J.W.

A General Chart of the Mediterranean, Adriatic and Black Seas; Together with the Grecian Archipelago.

London1830; additions to 1851USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 1,105.00

Lugdunum [Lyon].

[Cologne1572]USD 200.00 - 250.00USD 423.00
16Rodrigues, Alvaro Jose, civil engineer.

Carte Economique du Bresil Organisee par Ordre de...

Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro1911USD 250.00 - 300.00USD 313.00
17Wit, Frederick de.

Novissima Prae Caeteris Aliis Accuratissima Regnorum Angliae, Scotiae, Hiberniae.

Amsterdamcirca 1690USD 200.00 - 250.00USD 375.00

Nouvelle Carte des Etats-Unis, des Haut et Bas-Canada.

Paris1840USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 281.00

Group of 3 engraved Revolutionary War battle plans, extracted from Burgoyne's State of the Expedition from Canada..

London1780USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 1,375.00
20Edmonds, A.M., for the Canadian Government Railways; and Stanford, Edward (sold by).

Map Shewing the Railways of Canada.

Montreal1886USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 875.00
21Holland, Samuel; and Jefferys, Thomas.

A Plan of the Island of St.

London[1775]USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 438.00
22Jefferys, Thomas.

A Correct Plan of the Environs of Quebec, and of the Battle Fought on the 13th September, 1759: Together with a Particular Detail of the French Lines and Batteries, and also of the Encampments, Batteries and Attacks of the British Army.

London[1768]USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,000.00
23Jefferys, Thomas.

A New Map of Nova Scotia and Cape Britain with the Adjacent Parts of New England and Canada.

London1755USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 188.00
24Lotter, Tobias Conrad.

Partie Orientale de la Nouvelle France ou du Canada.

Augsburgcirca 1750USD 500.00 - 750.00Not Sold
25Oakley, Edward; and Rocque, John.

A Plan of Quebec.

London1759USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,500.00
  • <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>
  • <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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