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Auction Date
10/08/2020 - 10/08/2020
Page Size: 181 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Münster (Sebastian)

World.- Münster (Sebastian) Typus Orbis A Ptol Descriptus, [c.1540].

Basel circa 1540 or slightly later.GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 2,375.00
2Münster (Sebastian)

World.- Münster (Sebastian) Typus Orbis Universalis, [c. 1550].

Basel circa 1550GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 1,250.00
3Apianus (Petrus)

World.- Apianus (Petrus) La Cosmographia, corregida y añadida por Gemma Frisio, Anvers, Juan Bellero, 1575.

Anvers 1575GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 3,000.00

World.- A New Map of the World according to the latest Observations, 1751.

1751GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 137.50
5Santini (Francois) and Jean Janvier.

World.- Santini (Francois) and Jean Janvier. Mappe Monde ou Description du Globe Terrestre, [c. 1775].

Venice circa 1775GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 475.00

World.- South Pole.- Cook's Voyages.- , Carte de l'Hemisphere Austral Montrant les Routes des Navigateurs les Plus Celebres par le Capitaine Jacques Cook, [c. 1775].

circa 1775.GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00
7Dunn (Samuel)

World & Celestial.- Dunn (Samuel) A General Map of the World, or Terraqueous Globe, 1787.

1787GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 687.50
8Mariette (Pierre, publisher)

Celestial.- Mariette (Pierre, publisher) Planisfere du Globe Celeste, [c. 1650].

Paris circa 1650.GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,375.00
9Homann (Johann Baptist)

Celestial.- Homann (Johann Baptist) Hemisphaerium Coeli Boreale [and] Hemisphaerium Coeli Australe, a pair of celestial charts, [c. 1740] (2)

Nuremberg circa 1740GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,625.00
10Homann (Johann Baptist) and Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr.

Celestial.- Homann (Johann Baptist) and Johann Gabriel Doppelmayr. Tabula Selenographica..., 1742.

Nuremberg1742GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,125.00
11Homann (Johann Baptist)

Celestial.- Solar System.- Homann (Johann Baptist) Systema Solare Et Planetarium, [c. 1740].

c. 1740.GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 450.00
12Woodthorpe (Vincent)

Celestial.- Woodthorpe (Vincent) The Horizon, [c. 1801-1803].

1801 but circa 1803.GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 200.00
13Goodacre (Walter)

Celestial.- Goodacre (Walter) Map of the Moon, [c. 1910].

circa 1910 or slightly laterGBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 1,750.00
14Reynolds (James)

Astronomy.- Reynolds (James) Astronomical Diagrams, 1845.

1845GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 937.50

Astronomy.- A collection of six planispheres, early 20th century and slightly later; together with Richard A. Proctor's Star Primer. The Night Sky, Week by Week, 1886 (7)

1886GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 1,820.00
16Ortelius (Abraham)

Africa.- Ortelius (Abraham) Africae Tabula Nova, [c. 1570].

1570 or laterGBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 875.00
17Ortelius (Abraham)

Africa.- Morocco.- Ortelius (Abraham) Fessae et Marocchi regna Africae celeberr describebat, c. 1595.

circa 1595 or slightly laterGBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00
18Hondius (Henricus)

Africa.- Hondius (Henricus) Africae Nova Tabula, 1631.

1631GBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
19Goos (Pieter)

Africa.- Goos (Pieter) Pas-Caart van Guinea en den Custen daer aen gelegen van Cabo verde tot Cabo de Bona Esperanca, [1666].

Amsterdam1666GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
20Blome (Richard)

Africa.- Blome (Richard) A Mapp of the Higher and Lower Aethiopia Comprehending ye Several Kingdomes..., [1669].

1669GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 375.00
21Speed (John)

Africa.- Speed (John) Africae, described..., [1676]

1676GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 1,125.00
22Seutter (Matthäus)

Africa.- Seutter (Matthäus) Africa Iuxta Navigationes et Observationes Recentissimas Aucta Correcta et in sua Regna et Status Divisa, [c. 1730].

circa 1730.GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 425.00

South Africa.- De L'Isle (Guillaume) Carta Geografica Capo del Buona Speranza, [circa 1750]; and another (2).

18th century GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00
24Seutter (Matthäus)

Algeria.- Seutter (Matthäus) Algercum munita metropolis Regni Algeriani..., [1732]

Augsburg1732GBP 70.00 - 100.00GBP 162.50
25Gibson (John)

America.- Colonial Southern United States, Florida.- Gibson (John) A Map of the New Governments, of East & West Florida, 1763; and 2 other related maps (3)

1763GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 575.00
  • <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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