• <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. The Rocky Mountains. Emigrants Crossing the Plains, 1866. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in English]. <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, translated faithfully into English.</i> Rheims, 1582. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in Latin]. <i>Biblia latina.</i> Venice: Franz Renner of Hailbrun [Heilbrunn], 1483. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822). Autograph letter signed ("P. B. S."), to Charles Ollier. Florence, Italy, 15 December 1819. “MY PROMETHEUS IS THE BEST THING I EVER WROTE.” $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> RAMSAY, David (1749-1815). <i>The History of the Revolution of South-Carolina…</i> Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1785. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BINDINGS]. MUIR, John (1838-1914). <i>The Writings of John Muir.</i> Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916-1924. 10 vols. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [CHICAGO] -- <i>Park & Guide Map of Chicago.</i> Chicago: Jas. Van Vechten, 1873. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [ALLEN PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). <i>Romeo and Juliet.</i> Greenbrae: Allen Press, 1988. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BEMELMANS, Ludwig (1898-1962). Pencil drawing on paper. 247 x 198 mm, sight, matted and framed. Showing a child shooting at a baby's balloon. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [LOGAN ELM PRESS]. HARVEY, Rebecca. <i>Any Number of Things.</i> Ohio State University, 2013. Single sheet paper scroll. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BINYON, Laurence (1869-1943). A small archive of letters and pamphlets. $200 to $300.
  • <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.
  • <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.

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Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
02/02/2021 - 02/02/2021
Page Size: 212 items in 9 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
81001

Afghanistan Bank of Afghanistan 2; 5; 10 Afghanis ND (1939) Pick 21; 22; 23a Three Examples PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ (2); Choice Uncirculated 64.

ND(1939)USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 276.00
81002

Aruba Centrale Bank 100 Florin 16.7.1993 Pick 14 PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1993USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 109.00
81003

Australia Commonwealth Bank of Australia 1 (2) Pound ND (1952); ND (1961-65) Pick 26d; 34a Two Examples PMG Choice About Unc 58 (2).

ND(1952);ND(1961-65)USD 160.00 - 240.00USD 186.00
81004

Bahamas Bahamas Government 4 Shillings 1936 (ND 1963) Pick 13d PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ.

1936USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 480.00
81005

Bahamas Central Bank 10 Dollars 1996 Pick 59 PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1996USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 111.00
81006

Bahamas and Canada Group of 3 Graded Examples PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ (3).

USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 109.00
81007

Bahamas Central Bank 100 Dollars 2009 Pick 76 PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

2009USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 156.00
81008

Barbados Central Bank 5 Dollars ND (2002) Pick 65A Commemorative PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(2002)USD 160.00 - 240.00USD 101.00
81009

Belarus, Poland, Turkey, Ukraine and De La Rue Group of 5 Graded Examples PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ (2); Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ (3).

USD 140.00 - 210.00USD 288.00
81010

Belgian Congo Banque Centrale du Congo Belge 500 Francs 1.9.1957 Pick 34s Specimen PMG Uncirculated 62.

1957USD 320.00 - 480.00USD 528.00
81011

Belgian Congo, Martinique and Mexico Group Lot of 5 Examples Fine-Very Fine.

USD 160.00 - 240.00USD 264.00
81012

Belize Government of Belize 1 Dollar 1.1.1976 Pick 33c PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1976USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 89.00
81013

Belize, Bermuda and Gibraltar Group of 4 Graded Examples PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ (2); Choice Uncirculated 64 (2).

USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 180.00
81014

Belize, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Trinidad & Tobago, and Suriname Group of 5 Graded Examples PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ (3); Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ (2).

USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 192.00
81015

Bermuda Bermuda Government 5 Shillings 12.5.1937 Pick 8b PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1937USD 300.00 - 450.00USD 504.00
81016

Bermuda Bermuda Government 5; 10 Shillings; 1 Pound 1.5.1957 (3) Pick 18b; 19b; 20b Three Examples PMG Choice Very Fine 35; Very Fine 25; Very Fine 30.

1957USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 101.00
81017

Bermuda Bermuda Government 10 Shillings 1.10.1966 Pick 19c PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ S.

1966USD 320.00 - 480.00USD 384.00
81018

Bermuda Bermuda Government 10 Shillings; 1 Pound 1.10.1966 (2) Pick 19c; 20d Two Examples PMG Choice Extremely Fine 45 EPQ (2).

1966USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 120.00
81019

Bermuda Group Lot of 24 Examples Fine-Crisp Uncirculated.

USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 132.00
81020

Bermuda Group Lot of 11 Examples Fine-Very Fine.

USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 156.00
81021

Bermuda Group Lot of 15 Examples Fine-Very Fine.

USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 228.00
81022

Bhutan, Kazakhstan, and Lao Group of 4 Graded Examples PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ (2); Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ; Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

USD 140.00 - 210.00USD 276.00
81023

Bolivia Banco Central 5000 Bolivianos 16.3.1942 Pick 136 PMG Very Fine 30.

1942USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 192.00
81024

Bolivia, Brazil and Ecuador Group Lot of 4 Graded Examples PCGS Superb Gem New 68PPQ (2) PMG Superb Gem Unc 67 EPQ; PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 71.00
81025

Brunei Government of Brunei 1 Ringgit ND (1972-88) Pick 6s KNB6S Specimen PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

ND(1972-88)USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 252.00
  • <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
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