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Auction Date
07/15/2021 - 07/15/2021
Page Size: 467 items in 19 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Jane Austen

NORTHANGER ABBEY: and PERSUASION - First Edition in Four Volumes (1818)

London1818USD 6,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 10,290.00
2Olive Schreiner as Ralph Iron

THE STORY OF AN AFRICAN FARM - FIRST EDITION

London1883USD 4,500.00 - 5,500.00Not Sold
3Torquato Tasso (1544-1595)

TASSO ITALIAN LITERATURE - IL GOFFREDO OVERO GERUSALEMME LIBERATA POEMA HEROICO

VINEGIA1585USD 4,000.00 - 4,500.00Not Sold
4Brenthurst Press

COMPLETE SET OF THE DE LUXE EDITIONS OF ALL THREE SERIES

Johannesburg1975 -2005USD 4,500.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
5Mandela (Nelson)

LONG WALK TO FREEDOM (De luxe edition signed by Mandela)

London1994USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,000.00
6Bruce (James of Kinnaird)

TRAVELS TO DISCOVER THE SOURCE OF THE NILE

Edinburgh1790USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
7Aubrey Beardsley & Others

THE YELLOW BOOK - COMPLETE SET OF 13 VOLUMES

London1894 - 1897USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 300.00
8Roy Campbell, William Plomer, Laurens Van der Post and Others

VOORSLAG - 10 OF THE FIRST 11 ISSUES IN THE ORIGINAL WRAPS.

Durban1926 - 1927USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 478.00
9Skotnes (Cecil)

WHITE MONDAY DISASTER ( Signed by the artist and the author)

1975USD 2,500.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
10Copley, H. & Mayer, R. F. (compiled by)

The East African Sportsman's Handbook

Nairobi1934USD 125.00 - 250.00Not Sold
11Wyndham, John

The Seeds of Time

London1956USD 300.00 - 350.00Not Sold
12Cormac McCarthy

CHILD OF GOD - FIRST UK EDITION

London1975USD 650.00 - 800.00Not Sold
13W.T. Stead - Editor

REVIEW OF REVIEWS VOLS. XXII & XXIII. 1901-1902. EX-LIBRIS GENERAL LOUIS BOTHA & BOTH SIGNED BY HIM. BOER WAR INTEREST.

London1901 - 1902USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 400.00
14

De VERZAMELAAR

Cape Town1826 -1829USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 788.00
15Renar (Frank)

BUSHMAN AND BUCCANEER

Sydney1902USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 578.00
16Barrow (John)

TRAVELS IN CHINA

London1806USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 788.00
17Bowler (Thomas William)

THE KAFIR WARS AND THE BRITISH SETTLERS IN SOUTH AFRICA (With hand coloured plates)

London1865USD 900.00 - 1,000.00USD 750.00
18Paterson (Lieutenant William)

A NARRATIVE OF FOUR JOURNEYS INTO THE COUNTRY OF THE HOTTENTOTS AND CAFFRARIA

London1789USD 900.00 - 1,000.00USD 919.00
19Ryan (Sydney T.)

SKETCH MAP OF SWAZILAND: MINERALS & METAL CONCESSIONS

Johannesburgno date (circa 1910)USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 840.00
20Kessler (Stowell)

THE BLACK CONCENTRATION CAMPS OF THE ANGLO BOER WAR. (Collectors’ Edition)

Bloemfontein2012USD 350.00 - 400.00USD 300.00
21F. Scott Fitzgerald

THE GREAT GATSBY - First British Edition (1926)

London1926USD 1,000.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
22William Burroughs

THE SOFT MACHINE (1961)

Paris1961USD 250.00 - 250.00USD 120.00
23W. S. J. Sellick

UITENHAGE PAST AND PRESENT: Souvenir of the Centenary 1804 - 1904 (publ. 1904)

Cape Colony1904USD 180.00 - 180.00USD 120.00
24T. P. O'Brien

The Prehistory Of The Uganda Protectorate (1939) in original dustwrapper

London1939USD 200.00 - 200.00Not Sold
25Captain Sir William Cornwallis Harris

The Wild Sports of Southern Africa - Facsimile Reprint of the 1852 Edition with 26 Plates in Colour

Cape Town1963USD 70.00 - 70.00Not Sold
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jul 15:</b> Jessie Tarbox Beals, archive of signed photographs, 15 silver prints, c. 1930. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cleveley, Jukes, & Cook - View of Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Peron - Platypus. $300 to $600.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Loon & Pitt - Map of the World published 1680 - <I>Orbis Terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula.</i> $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Maitres de l'Affiche by MUCHA - La Dame aux Camelias. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until July 31</b>
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Cause - Peony, Crocus, Dog's Tooth Violet. $400 to $800.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Redoute, Folio - Lemmonnier's Iris - Iris Monnieri. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Audubon, Imperial Folio - Common American Deer. $6,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Trillium, July 31:</b> Gould - Cuvier's Toucan (Ramphastos Cuvieri). $5,000 to $8,000.
  • <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> OUTHWAITE, Ida Rentoul. FROG TEACHER LEADING ELF PUPILS ... Watercolour, c.1920.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> SATO, Gyro. [GENDAI RYOKI SENTAN ZUKAN]. Tokyo : Shinchosa, 1931.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> CARROLL, Lewis. ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. London : Macmillan and Co., 1868.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> FLEMING, Ian and MILLER, Albert. CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG. New York : Random House, 1968.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> PHOENIX. Adelaide : Adelaide University Union, 1939.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> BOWEN, Emmanuel. A complete map of the Southern Continent. London : 1744.
    <b>ANZAAB Highlights Catalogue:</b> NORTHFIELD, James. AUSTRALIA. Melbourne : Northfield Studios and J.E. Hackett, c.1935
  • <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>Comedies, Histories and Tragedies. Published according to the true originall copies.</i> London, Tho Cotes, for Robert Allot, 1632.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> STAHL, Augusto. <i>Panorama of Rio de Janiero.</i> c.1859. 3-part albumen print panorama (266 x 1186mm.).
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> WILDE, Oscar. <i>Lady Windermere's Fan</i>. London: Elkin Mathews & John Lane, 1893. Presentation copy.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> DE TOCQUEVILLE, Alexis. <i>De la Democratie en Amerique.</i> Paris: Pagnerre, 1850. Thirteenth Edition. Presentation copy.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> CHAUDRON, A[delaide] de V[endel]. <i>Chaudron’s Spelling Book.</i> Mobile (AL): S.H. Goetzel, 1865.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> SAINT CHER, Hugh of. <i>Commentary on Peter Lombard’s Sentences, with the Abridgement of the Sentences.</i> Eastern France, illuminated manuscript., first half of the fifteenth century.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> LANE, Thomas. <i>The Crystal Palace.</i> London, 1851.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> B[ULWER], J[ohn]. <i>Anthropometamorphosis: man transform’d: or, the artificiall changling historically presented…</i> London: William Hunt, 1653.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> VOLTAIRE, François-Marie Arouet de. <i>Oeuvres de M. de Voltaire.</i> Dresden, George-Conrad Walther (i.e. Leipzig, Breitkopf), 1748-1750.
    <center><b>The Transatlantic Book Fair<br>July 22-27, 2021</b>
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> HAWKING, Stephen & Leonard Mlodinow. <i>The Grand Design.</i> London: Bantam Books, 2011.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> FIELDS, James T. <i>Yesterdays with Authors.</i> With fine manuscript letter by Charles Dickens, and autograph letters from Forster, Landor, Mitford and others.
    <b>Transatlantic Book Fair, Jul. 22-27:</b> <i>Kit, the Arkansas Traveller Broadside.</i> Chromolithograph.
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