Second Story Books: Rare Books, 62621, Rockville

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Auction Report
Auction Date
06/26/2021 - 06/26/2021
Page Size: 164 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Johannes Angelus.

Astrolabium planum in tabulis ascendens, continens qualibet hora atque minuto equationes domoru celi, moram nati in utero matris cum quodam tractatu natiuitatum utili ac ornato, necnon horas inequales pro qualibet climate mundi..

Venetiis [Venice]1502USD 12,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
2Scipione Bargagli (1540-1612).

I trattenimenti di Scipion Bargagli; dove da vaghe donne, e da giovani huomini rappresentati sono honesti, e dilettevoli giuochi, narrate novelle, e cantate alcune amorose canzonette. Con due copiose tavole, una de' principali titoli & l'altra delle cose

Venetia1592USD 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
3Antonio Zantani. [Eneo Vico, illustrator.]

Omnium Caesarum verissimae imagines numismatis desumptae...Libri primi. Editio altera.

[Venice1554USD 1,600.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
4John Donne.

Poems, by J.D. with Elegies on the Authors Death. First edition.

London1633USD 6,000.00 - 7,500.00Not Sold
5Danielis Fesseli.

Adversariorum sacrorum Libri V…

Wittenbergae1650USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
6Joannis Rosini [1551-1626, compiler]; with Thomae Dempsteri [1579-1625], ed.; Pauli Manuti [Pauli Manutius, 1512-1574]; Andreae Schotti [1552-1626]; Cornelio Schrevelio [1608-1661], editor.

Antiquitatum Romanarum Corpus Absolutissimum, Cum Notis Doctissimis Ac Locupletissimis...I. De Priscis Roman. Gentibus Ac Familiis. II. De Tribubus Rom.. xxxv. Rusticis Atque Urbanis. III. De Ludis Festisque Rom. Ex Kalendario Vetere….. Later printing.

Lugduni Batavorum1663USD 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
7 Michael van der Gucht; Edward Rooker; Gerard Vandergucht; Simon François Ravenet; Antoine Benoist; and others.

A collection of engravings showing biblical scenes

USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
8James Boswell.

Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Comprehending an Account of His Studies and Numerous Works, in Chronological Order. Two volumes.

London1791USD 2,400.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
9T[hieleman]. J[ansoon]. V[an] Braght.

Der blutige Schauplatz oder Märtyrer-Spiegel der Tauffs Gesinnten oder wehrlosen Christen….

Ephrata, Pennsylvania1748USD 3,200.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
10

Forastiero illuminato intorno le cose piu rare e curiose antiche e moderne della citta di Venezia. Colla descrizione delle Chiese, Monisterj, Ospitali, Tesoro di S. Marco, Arsenale, Fabbriche pubbliche, Pitture celebri, Funzioni e Divertimenti, e di quant

Venezi1796USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
11Oliver Goldsmith.

The Deserted Village, A Poem.

London1770USD 450.00 - 600.00Not Sold
12Domenico Guglielmini.

Della natura de’ fiumi: Trattato Fisico-Matematico….

Bologna1739USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
13Samuel Ireland.

Graphic Illustrations of Hogarth, from Pictures, Drawings, and Scarce Prints in the Possession of Samuel Ireland….

London1794USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,200.00
14Johann Baptist Homann.

Grosser Atlas über die gantze Welt.

Nürnberg1731USD 28,000.00 - 35,000.00USD 16,800.00
15Flavius Josephus, George Henry Maynard, Rev. Edward Kimpton.

The Whole Genuine and Complete Works of Flavius Josephus the Learned and Authentic Jewish Historian, and Celebrated Warrior. Also a Continuation of the History of the Jews from Josephus down to the Present Time, Including a Period of More Than One Thousan

New York1792USD 600.00 - 750.00USD 360.00
16Georg Caspar Prenner (d. 1766) and Giuseppe Vasi (1710-1782).

Illustri Fatti Farnesiani Coloriti Nel Real Palazzo di Caprarola.

Rome1748USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
17Francesco Redi.

Bacca in Toscana. 4th edition.

Lucca, Italy1728USD 1,400.00 - 1,750.00Not Sold
18Sébastien Le Prestre de Vauban.

Projet d’une dixme royale: Qui supprimant la taille, les Aydes, les Doüanes d’une Province à l'autre, les Décimes du clergé, les Affaires extraordinaires… First Edition, First Issue.

[Rouen]1707USD 28,000.00 - 35,000.00Not Sold
19P. Vergilius Maro; Antonius Ambrogi.

Bucolica Georgica et Aeneis Ex Cod. Mediceo-Laurentiano descripta ab Antonio Ambrogi Florentino S.J….

Romae1763-1765USD 1,000.00 - 1,250.00USD 600.00
20Christoph Gottleib von Murr and Georg Christoph Kilian.

Abbildungen Der Gemälde Und Alterthümer, Welche Seit 1738 Sowohl in Der Verschütteten Stadt Herculanum Als Auch an Das Licht Gebracht Worden Nebst Ihrer Erklarung Von Christoph Gottlieb Von Murr [Le Antichita Di Ercolano Printed Between 1757 and 1792].

Augsburg1777-1799USD 2,400.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
21F. E. S. Adair.

A Summer in High Asia.

London1899USD 450.00 - 600.00Not Sold
22John James Audubon and Rev. John Bachman.

Quadrupeds of North America.

New York1870?USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
24Attilio Capaccini.

Bullettino Della Societa Cronometrico-meccanica [Three Exemplars, Rassegna Mensile]. Roma

1877-1880USD 400.00 - 500.00Not Sold
25[Jean-Nicolas Corvisart].

Essai sur les maladies et les lésions organiques du cœur et des gros vaisseaux; extrait des leçons cliniques de J.N. Corvisart…Publié, sous ses yeux, par C.E. Horeau….

Paris1806USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
26Charles Dickens.

The Battle of Life: A Love Story.

London1846USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 480.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Les Cigarettes Mekka,</i> 1919. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Plinio Codognato, <i>Cicli Fiat,</i> circa 1910. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> L.N. Britton, <i>Warning! Consider the Possible Consequences,</i> c. 1917. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonardo Bistolfi, <i>Première Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs Modernes,</i> 1902. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Paquet Pernot / Biscuits Pernot,</i> 1910. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Francesco Nonni, <i>Font Meo / Acqua Minerale Naturale,</i> 1924. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell, <i>American Crescent Cycles,</i> 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> <i>Be a Tight Wad! Own Something!</i> designer unknown, 1925. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> Candido Aragonese de Faria, <i>Chamonix–Mont–Blanc,</i> c. 1910. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 5:</b> W.E.J., <i>Irishmen Avenge the Lusitania,</i> c. 1915. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Maitres Affiches by MUCHA - Papier a cigarettes Job. 202. $5,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> De Bry - Map of the West Indies (including Florida, Cuba, Jamaica, Bahamas, Parts of Central & South America, Sea Monsters, Ships). $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gould - Short-billed Toucan (Ramphastos Brevicarinatus). $5,000 to $8,000.
    <center><b>Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books<br>Fine Art<br>Antique Engravings & Lithographs<br>Works on Paper<br>Accepting bids until August 7</b>
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Redoute, Folio - Pale Iris - Iris flavescens. 375. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gillray - Light Expelling Darkness or The Sun of the Constitution. $200 to $500.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Gerard - Wild Hemp or Weed, Cannabis. 708. $150 to $450.
    <b>Trillium, Aug. 7:</b> Shaw & Nodder - Head of The Dodo. 165. $100 to $300.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Family photograph album ("The Hughes family Album"), 1957-1962. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Typed letter signed, to Ted Hughes, on "my own private doctrine", with a poem, 5 October 1956. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath. Pen and ink portrait of Ted Hughes, [1956]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Your Own Sylvia:<br>Sylvia Plath’s letters to Ted Hughes and other items,<br>Property of Frieda Hughes<br>9 to 21 July 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath. Joint autograph letter signed, to William and Edith Hughes, March 1960. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Photographic portrait by David Bailey, inscribed by Plath, 1961, and another press photo. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Tarot de Marseille. Deck of cards owned by Sylvia Plath. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 9 – 21 July:</b> Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Pair of gold wedding rings. £6,000 to £8,000.
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