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><center>Sotheby’s<br>Science: Books and Manuscripts<br>15-25 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Mary Anning. Autograph letter signed, to William Buckland, 24 November 1834. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Bolyai. <i>Scientiam spatii absolute veram exhibens,</i> Maros Vásárhelyi, 1832-1833, 2 volumes, half calf. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Vesalius.<br><i>De humani corporis fabrica,</i> Basel, 1555, modern crushed burgundy morocco. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Science: Books and Manuscripts<br>15-25 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Copernicus.<br><i>De revolutionibus orbium coelestium,</i> Nuremberg, 1543, later boards, Rostock duplicate. £70,000 to £100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Payan-Dumoulin. Profusely illustrated manuscript of fossils, France, c.1875-1979. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 15-25 May:</b> Albert Einstein. Autograph letter signed, to his son Albert, 4 November [1915]. £10,000 to £15,000.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Alken (Henry), after. Salmon Fishing; Fishing in a Punt; Pike Fishing, three works, 1820. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Early Images of Angling.- Hollar (Wenceslaus) Angling; River Fishing; and Salmon Fishing, after Francis Barlow, 3 engravings, [c. 1671]. £500 to £700.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Rolfe (Henry Leonidas). <i>Studies of Fresh Water Fish,</i> 1851. £500 to £700.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Morland (George), After. A Party Angling; The Anglers' Repast, a pair, mezzotints, 1789. £400 to £600.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Pollard (James), After. Bottom Fishing; Anglers Packing Up, etchings with aquatint, 1831. £400 to £600.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Angling's Age of Romance.- Sayer (Robert, publisher) & J. Bennett. The Angelic Angler, mezzotint, 1781; and another. £300 to £400.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Fishing Satire.- London.- Roberts (Piercy). Patience at Paddington or angling in the Junction Canal, etching after Woodward, 1807; together with Woodward's 'Angling at Sadler's Wells', and another, 1794. £300 to £400.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Fishing Satire - Cats Fishing.- Seymour (Robert). Waltonizing or - Green-land Fisherman, [c. 1830s]; together with 3 lithographs of cats fishing, [c. 1830s]. £300 to £400.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Fishing Portraits.- Zoffany (Johan), After. Master James Sayer, at the age of 13, mezzotint by Richard Houston, 1772. £300 to £400.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Wilkinson (Norman). Come to Britain for Fishing, lithographic poster, [c. 1947]. £300 to £400.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Scottish Fishing.- Heath (William). Sporting in the Scottish Isles no. III. Salmon Fishing, 1835; and another. £150 to £200.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Simpson (Joseph). The Border Angler, drypoint, [c. 1927]. £150 to £200.
  • <b><center>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 31</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b> Aristoteles, <i>Logica vetus,</i> Manuscript, around 1250. Est: € 60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b><br>L. Pacioli, <i>Divina proportione,</i> 1509<br>Est: € 80,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b> A. Jorn, Fin de Copenhague, 1957.<br>Est: € 10,000
    <b><center>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 31</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b> Gospel of Mark, Manuscript, around 1180.<br>Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b><br>J. de Theramo, <i>Consolatio peccatorum,</i> 1481. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b><br>G. Braques in G. Apollinaire, <i>Si je mourais là-bas,</i> 1962. Est: € 6,000
    <b><center>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 31</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b> Latin Choral manuscript, around 1500.<br>Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b><br>P. J. Redouté, <i>Choix des plus belles fleurs,</i> 1827-33. Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b><br>S. Delaunay, <i>27 tableaux vivants,</i> 1969. Est: € 3,000
    <b><center>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 31</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b> Latin and French Book of Hours, around 1450-70. Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b><br>L. Moholy-Nagy, Bauhaus postcard, 1923. Est: € 5,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 31:</b><br>K. Price in Ch. Bukowski, <i>Heat wave,</i> 1995. Est: € 2,500.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Westvaco–Inspirations for Printers,</i> 3 volumes, 1938-61. $200 to $300.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Proef van Letteren, <i>Welk gegooten worden in de Nieuwe Haerlemsche Lettergietery,</i> 1768. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Paul Klee, <i>Bauhaus Ausstellung Juli – Sept.,</i> Weimar, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Michel Seuphor & Jozef Peeters, <i>Het Overzicht Nos.</i> 22-23-24, Antwerp, 1922. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Wolfrum & Co., <i>Modern Graphik, Serie I…,</i> complete portfolio, 1909. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Gravure et Fonderie deC. Derriey: Specimen-Album,</i> Paris, 1862. $5,000 to $7,500.
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