PBA Galleries: California & the West. With Americana - Travel - Maps, 728, San Francisco

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
04/29/2021 - 04/29/2021
Page Size: 372 items in 15 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

Bound volume of anti-slavery documents

New York1835-1853USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 660.00

Martin Luther King and His "Civil Rights" Urinators...

Hollywood, CA1965USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
3Washington, Booker T.

Frederick Douglass

Philadelphia[1907]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 216.00
4Stevens, Capt. John

Autograph Letter Signed about Black sailors returned to America from England

Charleston, South CarolinaApril 10, 1817USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 360.00
5Priest, Rev. James M.

Autograph Letter Signed by emancipated slave as missionary in Liberia

Greenville, Snoe [County], LiberiaAug. 8, 1853USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,700.00
6Priest, Rev. James M.

Autograph Letter Signed by emancipated slave missionary in Liberia

Settra Kroo, LiberiaSeptember 22, 1843USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 960.00

The Complete Farmer; or, General Dictionary of Agriculture and Husbandry: Comprehending the most Improved Methods of Cultivation; the Different Modes of Raising Timber, Fruit, and Other Trees; and the Modern Management of Live-Stock...

London1807USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 450.00
8Holmes, Ezekiel, editor

The New England Farmers' and Mechanics' Journal.

Gardiner, ME[1828]USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 450.00
9Ruffin, Edmund, editor

The Farmers' Register, a Monthly Publication Devoted to the improvement of the Practice, and Support of the Interests of Agriculture. Volumes 1-10

Shellbanks & Petersburg, VA1834-1842USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 780.00

Alaska Scenes Hand-Colored

[New York]ca. 1900USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 390.00
11Burroughs, John; John Muir and George Bird Grinnell

Alaska - Volumes 1 & 2 of the Harriman Alaska series

New York1901USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 570.00
12De Baets, Maurice

Mgr. Seghers: L'Apotre de l'Alaska

Paris1896USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
13Grinnell, Joseph

Gold Hunting in Alaska

Elgin, IL[1901]USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
14Allen, William, attributed

Five Years in the West; or, How an Inexperienced Young Man Finds His Occupation. With Reminiscences and Sketches of Real Life.

Nashville, Tennessee1884USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold

A Descriptive Hand-Book of the Great Overland Route Between Europe and Australia, China, Japan and India (cover title)

New York1876USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold

What the Salt River Valley Offer’s Immigrants, Capitalists, and Invalids…

Chicago1887USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 2,040.00

Fort Smith, Arkansas. Its History, Its Commerce, Its Location, Itself

[Fort Smith, AR]1893USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 330.00

Comet 4C Operations Manual Flying

Hatfield Hertfordshire England1960-[1963]USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
19Knight, George. H

Two photographs of Augusta C. Bainbridge, California State “Leader” of the Woman’s Christian Temperance Union

San Franciscoc.1906USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 240.00
20Baker, W. W.

Forty Years a Pioneer: Business Life of Dorsey Syng Baker, 1848-1888

Seattle, WA1934USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
21Bancroft, A.L. & Company

Bancroft's guide for travelers by railway, stage, and steam navigation in the Pacific States. Comprising routes and modes of travel, distances, fares; concise descriptions of the principal towns, scenery, etc., tourist's guide to Yosemite, Tahoe, the Geys

San Francisco1872USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 450.00
23Spalding, Albert G.

America's National Game: Historical Facts...Evolution, Development and Popularity of Base Ball with Personal Reminiscences of its Vicissitudes, its Victories and its Votaries

New York1911USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 360.00
24Murray, Albert

Good Morning Blues: The Autobiography of Count Basie

New York1985USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 132.00
25Benavides, Fray Alonso de

The Memorial of Fray Alonso de Benavides 1630

Chicago1916USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 240.00
26Boudinot, Elias C.

Speech of Elias C. Boudinot, a Cherokee Indian, on the Indian Question, Delivered at Vinita, Cherokee Nation, The Junction of the Atlantic and Pacific, and the Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railroads, September 21, 1871.

Washington City1872USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,020.00
  • <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.
  • <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.
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