PBA Galleries: Americana - Travel and Exploration - World History - Cartography, 714, San Francisco

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
11/05/2020 - 11/05/2020
Page Size: 408 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
26Strauss, Joseph B. & M.M. O'Shaughnessy

Early proposal for Golden Gate Bridge, 1921

[San Francisco?]1921USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
27

"Imposter" grandson of J.A. Sutter

Various places1927USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
28McGroarty, John Steven

History of Los Angeles County 3 vols. 1923

Chicago and New York1923USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 144.00
29Horton, C. Ray & Laura L. Whitlock

California Guide with notable Los Angeles map, 1903

Los Angeles1903USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
30

Holiday greeting from Lorbeer Bros. & Co. - 1913 rare

Los Angeles][1913]USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
31Hague, James D.

Hite gold mine on the South Merced River

Boston1878USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,320.00
32

Highways & distances through California's Mother Lode

Placerville, CA1938USD 500.00 - 800.00Not Sold
33

Gold Mines of Nevada County - scarce

[n.p.][c.1900?]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 228.00
34

Photos of Oakland real estate in 1920s

Oakland, CAc.1927USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 900.00
35

California oil industry, 1919-1936

San Francisco, Cal.1919-1936USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
36Armor, Samuel

History of Orange County 1921

Los Angeles, CA1921USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 132.00
37

Ordinances of Orange California 1905

Orange, California1905USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 240.00
38

Ledger for Plumas County Poll Tax Roll, 1907

[Quincy?] Plumas County, CA1907USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 360.00
39

California Redwood for the Engineer, 1917

[San Francisco][1917]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
40

History of San Bernardino 3 vol. 1922

[Chicago]1922USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
41Flohri, Emil

Three framed SF Earthquake political cartoons

New York1906USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
42

San Francisco Earthquake in stereo

Various places1906USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
43Posada, José Guadalupe, illustrator

Posada illustrates report on San Francisco earthquake

México1906USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 300.00
44

Settling land titles in San Francisco, 1858

[San Francisco, Calif.?]1858USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
45Anderson, F.

San Francisco policeman's log book 1896

San Francisco1896USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 300.00
46

Edwards Abstract from Records San Francisco

San Francisco1891-1893USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 270.00
47

Souvenir viewbooks of the Midwinter International Exposition

Various places[1894]USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
48

S.F. bids for 1928 Democratic Convention

San Francisco1927USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
49Murray, George H.

S.F. Firemen's handbook c.1920

San Franciscoc.1920USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 300.00
50

Russ House hotel in San Francisco, 1903

San Francisco[1903]USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 600.00
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  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber Chronicarum,</i> first edition, Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 1493. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Greek Orthodox Church].- <i>Menaion,</i> manuscript in Greek, on paper, in Greek letters, [Eastern Mediterranean], [c. 1400]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn, engraved with the cypher "GR" for George III surmounted by a crown, an inscription, and on reverse an engraving of the "North River" [Hudson River], 1777. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Illuminated prayer book.- <i>Maria Carcer y Trigueros... Santa Misa y Oraciones,</i> illuminated manuscript in Spanish, on paper, [c. 1850]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Hardy (Thomas). <i>The Mayor of Casterbridge,</i> 2 vol., first edition in book form, original cloth, 1886. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Austen (Jane)]. <i>Emma: A Novel,</i> first edition, Printed for John Murray, 1816. £7,000 to £10,000.
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    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Brontë (Charlotte). <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography,</i> 3 vol., first edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Cruikshank (George). <i>The Road to the Derby,</i> one of two proof copies, Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1882. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Meunier (Charles, binder).- Gruel (Leon). <i>Manuel Historique et Bibliographique de l'Amateur de Reliures,</i> 2 vol., Paris, 1887.-1905. £3,000 to £4,000.
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    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Burne-Jones (Sir Edward). <i>The Work of Edward Burne-Jones,</i> edited by Philip Burne-Jones, one of 200 copies, [c.1900]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Nazraeli Press.- <i>Six by Six,</i> 36 vol. [a complete set], one of 100 sets, each with signed photograph, Portland, Or., 2010-16. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £6,000 to £8,000.
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  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Manuel Orazi, <i>La Maison Moderne,</i> 1900. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Maxfield Parrish, <i>The Century, Midsummer Holiday Number,</i> 1897. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Medee, Sarah Bernhardt,</i> 1898. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> H.A. Volodimer, <i>Grand Prix d’Endurance de 24 Heures,</i> 1923. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Aldo Mazza, <i>Vini d’Italia,</i> circa 1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>l’Oie d’Or,</i> circa 1930. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> <i>James Bond Does It Everywhere in “Thunderball!”</i> designer unknown, 1965. $1,500 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>Palace Hotel, St. Moritz,</i> 1920. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>“Contour” Arrow Form-Fit Collars,</i> 1917. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 18:</b> Sascha Maurer, <i>Ski at Lake Placid,</i> 1938. $2,500 to $3,500.
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