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

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
26[CAPOTE, Truman (1924-1984)].

A group of 3 FIRST EDITIONS, SIGNED BY CAPOTE, comprising:

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 832.00
27CHANDLER, Raymond (1888-1959).

Farewell, My Lovely.

New York1940USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,375.00
28KANTOR, MacKinlay (1904-1977).

Andersonville.

Cleveland and New York1955USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 375.00
29CLARK, Walter Van Tilburg (1909-1979).

The Ox-Bow Incident.

New York1940USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 512.00
30CLEMENS, Samuel ("Mark Twain") (1835-1910). 

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Hartford, et al1876USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,750.00
31CLEMENS, Samuel ("Mark Twain") (1835-1910).

The Prince and the Pauper.

Boston1882USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 875.00
32CLEMENS, Samuel ("Mark Twain") (1835-1910).

Life on the Mississippi.

Boston1883USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,408.00
33CLEMENS, Samuel ("Mark Twain") (1835-1910).

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

London1884USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 344.00
34CLEMENS, Samuel ("Mark Twain") (1835-1910). 

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court.

New York: 1889USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 416.00
35CLEMENS, Samuel ("Mark Twain") (1835-1910).

Mark Twain's Sketches, New and Old.

Hartford and Chicago1875USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 288.00
36COBB, Humphrey (1899-1944).

[Paths of Glory]. Advance Copy of A Novel (As Yet Untitled).

New York1935USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 448.00
37COBB, Humphrey (1899-1944).

Paths of Glory.

New York1935USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 563.00
38COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor (1772-1834). 

Christabel: Kubla Khan, A Vision; The Pains of Sleep.

London1816USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 6,250.00
39CRANE, Stephen (1871-1900).

The Little Regiment and Other Episodes of the American Civil War.

New York1896USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,375.00
40DAHL, Roald (1916-1990).

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

New York1964USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,813.00
41DELILLO, Don (b. 1936).

Americana.

Boston1971USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 250.00
42DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870).

The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club.

London1837USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 375.00
43DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870).

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.

London1839USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 500.00
44DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870).

The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.

London1839USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 128.00
45DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870).

Master Humphrey's Clock.

London1840-1841.USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 500.00
46DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870).

The Cricket on the Hearth. A Fairy Tale of Home.

London1846 [but 1845].USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 288.00
47DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870).

The Personal History of David Copperfield.

London1850USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 1,152.00
48DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870).

Bleak House.

London1853USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 438.00
49DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870).

Hard Times. For These Times.

London1854USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 344.00
50DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870).

Little Dorrit.

London1857USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 281.00
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Bibliothèque littéraire<br>Hubert Heilbronn<br>11 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Breton, André. <i>Nadja.</i> Paris, N.R.F., Gallimard, 1928. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> [Stendhal, Henri Beyle dit]. <i>Le Rouge et le Noir,</i> chronique du XIXe siècle. Paris, Levavasseur, 1831. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Dumas, Alexandre. <i>Les Trois mousquetaires.</i> 1844. 8 vols. In 4. Paris, Baudry, 1844. €30,000 to €50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Mallarmé, Stéphane -- Edgar Allan Poe. <i>Les Poèmes d’Edgar Poe.</i> Bruxelles, Edmond Deman, 1888. €18,000 to €25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Le côté de Guermantes II. Sodome et Gomorrhe I. [and] Sodome et Gomorrhe II.</i> Paris, N.R.F., 1921 et 1922. €20,000 to €30,000.
  • <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.
  • <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.
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