Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Literature from a Private New Orleans Collection, 855, Chicago

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
03/19/2021 - 03/19/2021
Page Size: 267 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1ALBEE, Edward (1928-2016).

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

New York:1962USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 512.00
2ANDERSON, Sherwood (1876-1941).

Perhaps Women.

New York1931USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 64.00
3ANGELOU, Maya (1928-2014).

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.

New York1969USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 640.00
4AVEDON, Richard (1923-2004).

An Autobiography.

New York1993USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 352.00
5BALDWIN, James (1924-1987).

Go Tell It On the Mountain.

New York1953USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 3,250.00
6BAUM, L. Frank (1856-1919).

The Master Key. An Electrical Fairy Tale.

Indianapolis1901USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 256.00
7[THE BEATS.

A group of works by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, many SIGNED OR INSCRIBED, including:

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 1,125.00
8[THE BEATS].

A group of works by Barry Gifford, many SIGNED OR INSCRIBED, including:

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 750.00
9[THE BEATS].

A group of works by Allen Ginsberg, many SIGNED OR INSCRIBED, including:

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,280.00
10[THE BEATS].

A group of works by Allen Ginsberg, many from the Pocket Poets Series, many SIGNED OR INSCRIBED, including:

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 2,432.00
11BOSWELL, James (1740-1795).

The Life of Samuel Johnson.

London1791USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 5,625.00
12BRADBURY, Ray (1920-2012).

The Illustrated Man.

Garden City1951USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 2,375.00
13BRADBURY, Ray (1920-2012). 

Fahrenheit 451.

New York1953USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 2,813.00
14BRADBURY, Ray (1920-2012). 

Death is a Lonely Business.

New York1985USD 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
15[BRADBURY, Ray (1920-2012)].

A group of 5 works SIGNED OR INSCRIBED by Bradbury, comprising:

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 688.00
16[BRESLIN, Jimmy (1928-2017)].

A group of 4 FIRST EDITIONS by Breslin, comprising:

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 224.00
17BUKOWSKI, Charles (1920-1994).

If We Take--.

Los Angeles1970USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 1,750.00
18BURGESS, Anthony (1917-1993).

A Clockwork Orange.

London1962USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 813.00
19BURGESS, Anthony (1917-1993).

A Clockwork Orange.

New York1963USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 688.00
20BURROUGHS, William S. (1914-1997).

Naked Lunch.

New York1959 [but 1962].USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 768.00
21BURTON, Richard Francis, Sir (1821-1890).

Vikram and the Vampire or Tales of Hindu Devilry.

London1870USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 576.00
22CAIN, James Mallahan (1892-1977).

The Postman Always Rings Twice.

New York1934USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,750.00
23CAPOTE, Truman (1924-1984).

Breakfast at Tiffany's.

New York1958USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 3,438.00
24CAPOTE, Truman (1924-1984).

In Cold Blood.

New York1965USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 281.00
25CAPOTE, Truman (1924-1984).

In Cold Blood.

New York1965USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 1,152.00
  • <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.
  • <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Lyscosthenes, Conrad. <i>Prodigiorum ac ostentorum chronicon,</i> Basilea: Henricus Petrus, c. 1557, first edition, folio. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Collection of Ethiopic Religious Texts, in Ge'ez , illuminated manuscripts on vellum, c. 1700-20th c. (5 pcs.) $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Augustinus, Aurelius Sanctus.<br><i>De Civitate Dei,</i> Venice: Bonetus Locatellus per Octavianus Scotus, 9 Febbraio, 1486, 4to. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Choiseul-Gouffier, Marie Gabriel Comte de. <i>Voyage Pittoresque de la Grece,</i> Paris, J.J. Blaise, 1782-1809-1822, first edition. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Rufinus, Tyrannius (c. 345-411). <i>Expositio in symbolum apostolorum,</i> [Cologne, Ulrich Zel, c. 1472], first edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Magnus, Albertus. <i>Summa de eucharistiae sacramento,</i> Ulm: Johann Zainer, 1474. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Strabo. <i>Rerum geographicarum libri septemdecim. A Guilielmo Xylandro Augstano magna cura recogniti…,</i> Basel, Henricpetri, (August 1571). $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Riou, Stephen (1720-1780). <i>The Grecian Orders of Architecture. Delineated and Explained from the Antiquities of Athens,</i> London, 1768. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Mair, Paul Hektor. <i>Geschlechter Buch...der...Statt Augspurg,</i> Frankfurt am Maim, Sigmund Feyerabend, 1580. $1,800 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Neal Auction Company<br>Spring Estates 2021<br>April 16-18</b>
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Polybius (c. 200-118 B.C.). <i>Historiarum libri priores quinque,</i> Basel: Johann Herwagen, 1549. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> Bellori, Giovanni Pietro. <i>Columna Antoniniana Marci Aurelii Antonini Augusti rebus gestis insignis Germanis simul...,</i> Rome, [1672]. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Neal Auction Co., Apr. 16:</b> <i>Ecclesiasticae Historiae, Eusebii Pamphili...Eiusdem de vita Constantini...Socratis...,</i> Paris, Robert Estienne, 1544. $800 to $1,200.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>19th, 20th and 21st April 2021</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br>Atlases and Maps</b
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br> Veneto and Venice, a Selection of Books from the XVI to XX century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br></b>Rossini Gioachino, Baguette de chef d'orchestre appartenuta a Gioachino Rossini, dono del Comune di Passy. 1500 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Manetti Saverio, Storia naturale degli uccelli trattata con metodo. Cinque volumi. 1767. 18.000 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Poe Edgar Allan, Double assassinat dans la rue morgue. Illustrations de Cura. 1946.
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman<br>Highly Important Printed and Manuscript Americana<br>April 13, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> The first book-form printing of the Declaration of Independence. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Paine, Thomas) <i>The American Crisis. Number I.</i> "These are the times that try men's souls." $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> First printing of the Treaty of Paris, with distinguished contemporary provenance. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Passion of American Collectors: Property of Barbara and Ira Lipman<br>Highly Important Printed and Manuscript Americana<br>April 13, 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> Washington, George. Letter signed as first President-Elect. Washington prepares to embark "again on the ocean of publick affairs." $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Hamilton, Alexander). Manuscript document. The launch of one of the most consequential careers in American public life. $180,000 to $250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Lexington & Concord). <i>A Bloody Butchery, by the British Troops…</i> $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Apr. 13:</b> (Yorktown Campaign—Jean-Nicolas Desandrouins). A Yorktown Campaign map from the personal archive of the Comte de Rochambeau. $200,000 to $300,000.
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