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
200MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891). 

Narrative of a Four Months' Residence among the Natives of a Valley of the Marquesas Islands; or, A Peep at Polynesian Life.

London1846USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 416.00
201MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891).

Omoo: A Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas.

London1847USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 512.00
202MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891).

Omoo: A Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas.

New York1847USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 288.00
203MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891).

Redburn: His First Voyage.

New York1849USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 563.00
204MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891).

White Jacket; or the World in a Man-of-War.

New York1850USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 448.00
205MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891).

Moby-Dick; or, the Whale.

New York1851USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 15,000.00
206MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891).

Pierre; or, the Ambiguities.

New York1852USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,063.00
207MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891).

Israel Potter: His Fifty Years of Exile.

New York1855USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 188.00
208MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891).

 The Piazza Tales.

New York1856USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 1,024.00
209MELVILLE, Herman (1819-1891).

Battle-Pieces and Aspects of the War.

New York1866USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,000.00
210[MORRISON, Toni (1931-2019).]

A Group of 3 FIRST EDITIONS SIGNED BY MORRISON, comprising:

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,063.00
211NABOKOV, Vladimir (1899-1977).

Lolita.

Paris1955USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 4,375.00
212[NATURAL HISTORY & TRAVEL].

A group of 5 works, comprising:

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 192.00
213NORRIS, Frank (1870-1902).

McTeague: A Story of San Francisco.

New York1899USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 256.00
214O'BRIEN, Tim (b. 1946). 

Northern Lights.

London1975USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 63.00
215O'CONNOR, Flannery (1925-1964).

Wise Blood.

New York1952USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,875.00
216O'NEILL, Eugene (1888-1953).

Strange Interlude.

New York1928USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 500.00
217[ORWELL, George (1903-1950) - AMERICAN EDITIONS].

A group of 3 works, comprising:

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 768.00
218FEINSTEIN, Barry (1931-2011).

Real Moments: Bob Dylan.

Surrey2009USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 288.00
219LEIBOVITZ, Annie (b. 1949).

A group of 3 works by Leibovitz, comprising:

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 384.00
220MANN, Sally (b. 1951). 

At Twelve. Portraits of Young Women.

New York1988USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 625.00
221[PHOTOBOOKS & ARTISTS' BOOKS].

A group of 7 photobooks and artists' books, comprising:

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 250.00
222[POLITICS - WORLD LEADERS].

A group of 3 works, comprising:

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 625.00
223PUZO, Mario (1920-1999).

The Godfather.

New York1969USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 2,500.00
224PYNCHON, Thomas (b. 1937).

V.

Philadelphia and New York1963USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 563.00
  • <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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