• <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin and French Book of Hours, around 1490. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br> P. Goos, <i>Le Grand Miroir de la Mer,</i> 1669. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. Feininger, Letter with woodcuts, 1920. Est: € 25,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>Latin Bible manuscript, 12th century. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. E. Bloch, <i>Naturgeschichte der Fische,</i> 1782-95. Est: € 40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961. Est: € 90,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>L. J. Waghenaer, <i>Speculum nauticum,</i> 1586. Est: € 180,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>P. J. de Pannemaeker, Collection of orig. watercolors, 1878-1887.<br>Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>G. Klimt, <i>Das Werk,</i> 1918.<br>Est: € 15,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 30th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br><i>Livro dos prestimonios,</i> Manuscript, 1665. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>W. Kandinsky, <i>Klänge,</i> 1913.<br>Est: € 18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 30:</b><br>J. Miró in J. Cassou, <i>Vingt-deux poémes,</i> 1978. Est: € 8,000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>F. Schubert. Autograph letter to his brother Ferdinand, 4 pages, Zseliz, 1818. £80,000 to £120,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>L. v. Beethoven. Fine autograph letter to his librettist Friedrich Treitschke, about their planned opera, 1815. £70,000 to £90,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Hermann Hesse, Highly important series of 62 letters and postcards to Stefan Zweig, 1903-1938. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Music, Continental Books<br>and Medieval Manuscripts<br>24 Nov. – 1 Dec. 2020<br>Online</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Reims, illuminated manuscript on vellum [France, late 15th century]. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b> Armenian gospel book, illuminated manuscript on vellum, seventeenth century, tooled calf binding. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 24 Nov. – 1 Dec.:</b><br>C. Goldoni. Ten autograph letters signed to the Genoese nobleman Cristoforo Spinola, Venice 1742-1743. £7,000 to £9,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Oscar Wilde, <i>“The secret of life is in Art,”</i> autograph quotation dated and signed, 1882. Sold for $15,600.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Manhattan Gay Scene Guide 1969, Summer Edition,</i> Mattachine Book Service. Sold for $3,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Toyen, pen & ink illustration from <i>Marquis de Sade: Justina cili prokletí ctnosti,</i> 1932. Sold for $26,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Antonio Lopez, 9 men’s fashion studies, graphite, 1974. Sold for $6,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harvey Milk, 2 autograph letters signed, to Pat Mormon, during US Navy service, 1954. Sold for $2,210.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Daniel Abraham, original art for <i>Stonewall Romances,</i> pen, ink & gouache, 1979. Sold for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> David Wojnarowicz, <i>Untitled (Genet with Dog),</i> mixed media collage. Sold for $27,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Susie Gaynes & Amy E. Bartell, <i>March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights,</i> 1987. Sold for $1,188.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>Paris is Burning,</i> photo offset poster by Anne Dutlinger, signed by film director Jennie Livingston, 1991. Sold for $1,500.
  • <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>All-Negro Comics</i> Issue #1, 1947. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Early Memoir of a Black Hairdresser, 1859. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> First Edition <i>Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, An African,</i> 1782. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Bessie Coleman Aero News Vol. 1 Issue 1, May 1930, Signed by William J. Powell. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Book of Poetry and Music by Formerly Illiterate Author Thomas Young, 1897. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Cabinet Card of 24th Infantryman, Tombstone, Arizona Territory, circa 1882. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> James Baldwin Portrait by Carl Van Vechten, 1955. $3,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> <i>The Pacific Appeal</i> Newspaper, San Francisco, 1877. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> Only Known Copy <i>Spreading Joy,</i> Uplift History of African Americans in Los Angeles, 1937. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Steve Turner Collection<br>of African Americana, Part II<br>December 3, 2020</b>
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1940 Los Angeles <i>The Official Central Avenue District Directory.</i> $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> GRÉGOIRE, Henri (French, 1750-1831). <i>An Enquiry Concerning the Intellectual and Moral Faculties, and Literature of Negroes,</i> First American Edition, 1810. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Cowan’s, Dec 3:</b> 1893 Indian Territory Album with Images of Tacky Grayson. $4,000 to $6,000.

Bellmans Auctioneers and Valuers: Science Books from the Collection of Peter and Margarethe Braune. Part I, 91520, Billinghurst, West Sussex

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
09/15/2020 - 09/15/2020
Page Size: 208 items in 9 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
801

ACCADEMIA DEL CIMENTO - Saggi di Naturali Esperienze fatte nell' Accademia del Cimento.

Florence1666GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 829.60
802

Acta Eruditorum. Anno M DC LXXXVIII [-M DC LXXXXI], edited by Otto Mencke.

Leipzig1688-91.GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,525.00
803ALDINI, Giovanni (1762-1730).

Essai Théorique et Expérimental sur le Galvanisme, avec une Série d' Expériences faites en Présence des Commissaires de l' Institut National de France, et en Divers Ampithéatres Anatomique de Londres.

Paris1804GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 756.40
804ALEMBERT, Jean le Rond d' (1717-83).

Traité de l' Equilibre et du Movement des Fluides. Pour Servir de Suite au Traité de Dynamique.

Paris1744GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 707.60
805AMPERE, André-Marie (1775-1836).

[In: Mémoires de l' Académie des Sciences de l' Institut de France.

Paris1827GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 2,074.00
806ANTOINE, A. (1776-1836).

Les Histoires Merveilleuses, ou les Petits Peureux Corrigés; Ouvrage destiné a Prémunir les Enfans contre toute Idée d' Apparitions, de Revenans, de Fantomes; et a leur Inspirer le Courage nécessaire dans les Evénemens qui Paraissent Surnaturels.

Paris1813GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 73.20
807[APPIER-HANZELET, Jan (1596-1647), but traditionally attributed to Jean LEURECHON (1591-1670)].

Recreations Mathématiques Composées de Plusieurs Problèmes Plaisans & Facetieux d' Arithmetique, Geometrie, Astrologie, Optique, Perspective, Mechanique, Chymie, & d' autres Rares & Curieux Secrets.

Rouen1634GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 634.40
808APPOLLONIUS PERGAEUS (fl. 2-3rd-century BC).

Conicorum Lib. V. VI. VII. ... Nunc primum editi. Additus in calce Archimedis assumptorum liber ex codicibus Arabicus M.SS.

Florence1661GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 170.80
809AUENBRUGGER, Leopold (1722-1809) & Jean-Nicolas CORVISART (1755-1821, translator & editor).

Nouvelle Méthode pour Reconnaitre les Maladies Internes de la Poitrine par la Percussion de cette Cavité ...

Paris1808GBP 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
810BACON, Francis (1561-1626), "Lord Verulam."

Novum organum scientarium. Editio secunda.

Amsterdam1660GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 317.20
811BAILLY, Jean-Sylvain (1736-93).

Traité de l' Astronomie Indienne et Orientale, Ouvrage qui peut servir se suite à l' Histoire de l' Astronomie ancienne.

Paris1787GBP 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
812BAKER, Henry (1698-1774).

Employment for the Microscope ...

London1764GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 170.80
813BELIDOR, Bernard Forest de (1698-1761).

Architecture Hydraulique, ou l' Art de Conduire, d' Elever et de Menager les Eaux pour les Différens Besoins de la Vie.

Paris1737-53. GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 195.20
814BELIDOR, Bernard Forest de (1698-1761).

Nouveau Cours de Mathématique, a l' usage de l' Artillerie et du Genie ...

Paris1757GBP 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
815BERTHELOT, Claude-François (1718-1800).

La Mécanique Appliqué aux Arts, aux Manufactures, a l' Agriculture, et la Guerre.

Paris1782GBP 500.00 - 800.00Not Sold
816BERTHOUD, Ferdinand (1727-1807).

Essai sur l' Horlogerie; dans lequel on Traite de cet Art Relativement a l' Usage Civil, a l' Astronomie et a la Navigation.

Paris1763GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 634.40
817BERTIN, René-Joseph--Hyacinthe (1757-1828).

Traité de la Maladie Vénérienne chez les Enfans Nouveau-Nés, les Femmes Enceintes et les Nourrices.

Paris1810GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
818BESSEL, Friedrich Wilhelm (1784-1846).

Fundamenta astronomiae pro anno MDCCLV deducta ex observationibus viri incomparabalis James Bradley in specula astronomica Grenovicensi per annos 1750-1762 institutis.

Regiomonti [i.e. Konigsberg]1818GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 305.00
819BIOT, Jean-Baptist (1774-1862).

Traité Elémentaire d' Astronomie Physique.

Paris1805GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 146.40
820BIOT, Jean-Baptist (1774-1862).

Traité de Physique Expérimentale et Mathématique.

Paris1816GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
821BIOT, Jean-Baptist (1774-1862).

Traité de Physique Expérimentale et Mathématique.

Paris1816GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
822BOLTZMANN, Ludwig (1844-1906).

Vorlesungen über Gastheorie.

Leipzig1896-98. GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 463.60
823BONNET, Charles (1720-93).

Traité d' Insectologie; ou Observations sur les Pucerons.

Paris1745GBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
824BONNET, Charles (1720-93).

Considerations sur les Corps Organisés, Où l' on traite de leur Origin, de leur Développement, de leur Réproduction.

Amsterdam1762GBP 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
825BORELLI, Giovanni (1608-79).

De motu animalium ... Editio nova Neapolitana, a plurimis mendis repurgata, ac dissertationibus physico-mechanicis de motu musculorum, et de effervescentia, et fermentatione, clarrisimi viri.

Naples1734GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 341.60
  • <center><b>Firsts Online Rare Book Fair<br> 27 November to 2 December<br><br> Presented by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association</b>
  • <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 1st<br>Antique and modern prints,<br>drawings and paintings</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 2nd<br>Photographs, autographs, musical works and manuscripts</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Books from XV to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Mathematics books</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli<br>December 3rd<br>Art books from Salvador Dalí<br>& others</b>
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