Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society: Book Auction, 21221, Lancaster

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
02/12/2021 - 02/12/2021
Page Size: 400 items in 16 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Langhausen, Christianus

Vierzig Passions-Betrachtungen für die Kinder und andere einfältige Christen, darinnen die gantze Geschicht des Leydens und Sterbens Jesu Christ durch Frag und Antwort kürtzlich erkläret.

Leipzig und Königsberg1730Not AvailableUSD 50.00
2

Der Christliche Sänger, eine Sammlung der vornehmsten und gebräuchlichsten Lieder, zum Gebrauch des öffentlichen und privat Gottesdienstes für alle heilsuchende Seelen.

Skippacksville, Pa.1855Not AvailableUSD 11.00
3

Geistliches Blumen-Gärtlein inniger Seelen; oder kurze Schluß-Reimen, Betrachtungen und Lieder ueber allerhand Wahrheiten des inwendigen Christenthums.

Germantown1773Not AvailableUSD 244.00
4Sonthomb, Emanuel [pseud.]

Gülden Kleinod der Kinder Gottes. Das ist: Der wahre Weg zum Christenthumb [sic] zu erst aus dem Englischen ins Deutsche ubergesetzet.

Lüneburg1636Not AvailableUSD 28.00
5Wilson, Cura P.

H KAINH ΔIAΘHKH. Novum Testamentum Græcum. Ad exemplar Roberti Stephani accuratissime editum.

Hartfordiae 1822Not AvailableUSD 13.00
6Gillies, John

Memoirs of Rev. George Whitefield. Rev. and corrected with large additions and improvements.

Middletown1841Not AvailableUSD 36.00
7

Piety Promoted, in a Collection of the Dying Sayings of Many of the People Called Quakers. With a Brief Account of Some of Their Labours in the Gospel, and Sufferings for the Same.

London1765Not AvailableUSD 32.00
8

Piety Promoted, in a Collection of the Dying Sayings of Many of the People Call'd Quakers. With Some Memorials of Their Virtuous Lives.

London1775Not AvailableUSD 41.00
9

Erläuterung für Herrn Caspar Schwenckfeld, und die Zugethanen, seiner Lehre, wegen vieler Stücke, beydes aus der Historie und Theologie, welche insgemein unrichtig vorgestellet, oder gar übergangen werden.

Breslau und Leipzig1771Not AvailableUSD 27.00
10

Erläuterung für Herrn Caspar Schwenckfeld, und die Zugethanen, seiner Lehre, wegen vielen Stücke, beydes aus der Historie und Theologie; allen aufrichtigen Nachforschern und Liebhabern der Wahrheit zum Dienste aus Licht zu stellen.

Sumnytaun1830Not AvailableUSD 35.00
11

Erläuterung für Herrn Caspar Schwenckfeld, und die Zugethanen, seiner Lehre, wegen vielen Stücke, beydes aus der Historie und Theologie; allen aufrichtigen Nachforschern und Liebhabern der Wahrheit zum Dienste aus Licht zu stellen.

Sumnytaun1830Not AvailableUSD 10.00
12Christian, John T.

A History of the Baptists: Together with Some Account of Their Principles and Practices.

Texarkana, Ark.-Tex.1922Not AvailableUSD 15.00
13Benedict, David

A General History of the Baptist Denomination in America, and Other Parts of the World.

Boston; Dayton, Ohio1813; 1985Not AvailableUSD 28.00
14Cassel, Daniel K.

History of the Mennonites, Historically and Biographically Arranged from the Time of the Reformation; More Particularly from the Time of Their Emigration to America. Containing Sketches of the Oldest Meeting Houses and Prominent Ministers.

Philadelphia1888Not AvailableUSD 43.00
15Wenger, A.

Grace Frontiers of Faithfulness: The Story of the Groffdale Mennonite Church.

Leola, Pa.1992Not AvailableUSD 17.00
16Landis, Ira D.

The Landis Family Book. Section 1.

Lancaster, Pa.1950Not AvailableUSD 42.00
17Landis, Ira D.

The Landis Family Book. Section 3.

Bareville, Pa.1953Not AvailableUSD 37.00
18Landis, Ira D.

The Landis Family Book. Section 4.

Bareville, Pa.1954Not AvailableUSD 37.00
19Hershey, Scott

Funk History and Records of the Hershey Family from the Year 1600.

New Castle, Pa.1913Not AvailableUSD 36.00
20Wiegand, Martha S.

Steiner Family Record, 1720-1978: The Ancestry and Posterity of John and Anna (Steiner) Steiner.

Morning Sun, Iowa1978Not AvailableUSD 10.00
21Taylor, Melva L.

Descendants of Jacob Ruth Swartz and Mary Bergey Hunsberger.

Clarkston, Mich.1988Not AvailableUSD 17.00
22

Mennonite Family History.

Elverson, Pa./Morgantown, Pa.1982-2002Not AvailableUSD 160.00
23Beachy, Thomas

Pennsylvania Deitsh Dictionary: A Dictionary for the Language Spoken by the Amish and Used in the Pennsylvania Deitsh New Testament.

2007, c1999. Not AvailableUSD 27.00
24Eyer, Henry C.

Die Union Choral Harmonie, enthaltend drey und vierstimmig ausgesetzte Melodien, mit deutschem und englischem Texte. ./The Union Choral Harmony, Consisting of Sacred Music, with German and English Lines to Each Tune.

Selinsgrove, Union County, Pa.1836Not AvailableUSD 10.00
25Weber, Thos.

Die Sonntags-Schul Harmonie, eine Sammlung drei und vierstimmigt ausgesetzte Gesänge für Sonntags-Schulen, Wochen-Schulen, und Musikalischen Gesellschaften, und für den Familien Gebrauch.

Hellertown, Pa.1879Not AvailableUSD 18.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Frances Palmer, <i>Battle of Buena Vista,</i> chromolithograph, New York, 1847. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Antonio Colmenero de Ledesma, the earliest publication concerned solely with chocolate, first edition, Madrid, 1631. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Romans Bernard, <i>An Exact View of the Late Battle at Charlestown, June 17th, 1775,</i> engraving, 1776. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> <i>A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston,</i> English edition, London, 1770. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> William Soule, <i>Lodge of the Plains Indians,</i> albumen print, 1872. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Manuscript document to enforce New York’s “Agreement of Non-Importation” during the heyday of the Sons of Liberty, New York, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Clarence Mackenzie, <i>Drummer Boy of the 13th Regiment of Brooklyn,</i> salt print with applied color, 1861. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Moses Lopez, <i>A Lunar Calendar,</i> first Jewish calendar published in America, Newport, RI, 1806. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b><br>The Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Stage & Screen<br>Auction April 28</b>
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 12. OKLAHOMA! Celeste Holm's vocal score for Oklahoma! inscribed by Richard Rodgers. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 20. WILSON, DOOLEY. Fine inscribed photograph to Celeste Holm with Casablanca reference. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 79. Original production script of the Broadway musical CATS with notes written by Claude Tessier. $600 to $900.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Stage & Screen<br>Auction April 28</b>
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 139. STEPHEN SONDHEIM. Autographed musical manuscript signed for "Broadway Baby" from Follies. $500 to $800.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 180.<br>Cecil Beaton. Headdress for Liza at the Ball, from My Fair Lady, circa 1962. $700 to $900.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 177.<br>Cecil Beaton. Set Design for The Gainsborough Girls, 1951. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 54. Fanciful engraving of earth's interior with magma core and errupting volcanoes (1682). $1500 to $1800.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 165. Rare state of Jefferys' influential map of New England in contemporary color (1755). $8000 to $9500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 177. Mouzon's foundation map of the Carolinas (1775). $10000 to $13000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 183. Very rare first state of De Fer's map of the Lower Mississippi Valley (1715). $20000 to $25000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 253. Scarce Scottish edition based on Ellicott's plan of Washington, D.C. (1796). $2400 to $3000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 313. Stunning view of Philadelphia by John Bachmann (1850). $3250 to $4250.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 338. Rare Civil War map based on Bucholtz map of Virginia (1862). $9500 to $12000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 667. First map to accurately show Luzon in Philippines (1590). $6000 to $7500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 682. Rare map of Shanghai International Settlement published just after WWI (1918). $7000 to $9000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 738. Coronelli's superb map of the Pacific showing the Island of California (1697) Est. $2400 - $3000
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 743. A cornerstone piece in the mapping of Australia and New Zealand (1726) Est. $6000 - $7500
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 781. An uncommon signature during Jefferson's Governorship of Virginia (1779) Est. $9500 - $11000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Ronald Reagan. Series of 37 letters to Senator George Murphy, and related material, 1968-90. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Chaim Weizmann. Autograph letter signed, to General Sir Gilbert Clayton, 6 September 1918. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Sir Winston Churchill. Autograph letter signed, to Pamela, Lady Lytton, 1942. £20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Oscar Wilde. Five autograph letters signed, to Alsager Vian, 1887. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Napoleon I. Letter signed to Admiral Ganteaume, ordering the invasion of England, 22 August 1805. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Horatio, Viscount Nelson, and Emma Hamilton. Two autograph letter signed, to Catherine and George Matcham, 1805. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>Timed auction, April 29</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1032. RATZER, BERNARD. Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1011. [BROADSIDE]. Life, Last Words and Dying Confession, of Rachel Wall... $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1055. BEATON, CECIL. Scrapbook prepared by Cecil Beaton over the period 1935-1944, with some later inclusions. $800 to $1,200.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>Timed auction, April 29</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1051. ADDAMS, CHARLES. Original drawing "I hope the power doesn't go out until after Masterpiece Theatre." $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1037. The Campaign Speeches of Nixon of Kennedy, inscribed to William Safire by Richard Nixon and secretarially for John Kennedy. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1036. Celebration of the Commencement of Work on Rapid Transit Railroad. March 24th 1900, one o'clock, City Hall Park, New York. $200 to $300.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1005. 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers signed baseball including Jackie Robinson. $3,000 to $5,000.
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