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Auction Date
11/18/2021 - 11/18/2021
Page Size: 478 items in 20 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Harris (William Cornwallis)

PORTRAITS OF THE GAME AND WILD ANIMALS OF SOUTHERN AFRICA

USD 9,000.00 - 11,000.00Not Sold
2Potocki, Count Joseph

Sport in Somaliland

LondonUSD 6,000.00 - 7,000.00Not Sold
3Fry, W. Ellerton

Occupation Of Mashonaland

London1891USD 4,000.00 - 500.00Not Sold
4

TREASON TRIAL APPEAL LETTER (Signed by many of the trialists)

USD 2,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 9,312.00
5Sharpe (Richard Bowdler) and Wyatt (Claude W.)

A MONOGRAPH OF THE HIRUNDINIDÆ

London1885-1894USD 2,500.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,000.00
6Bruce (James of Kinnaird)

TRAVELS TO DISCOVER THE SOURCE OF THE NILE

Edinburgh1790USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
7Malory, Thomas

Le Morte D'Arthur-2 Volume Set-1893 edition. Illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley

Aldine House, London1893USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
8Laird (D.J.) & Darke (Maj. S.T.)

UNIFORMS OF THE SECURITY FORCES OF RHODESIA (Collectors’Edition signed by the authors)

Salisbury1979USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
9Marais (Dalene) Comp.

MAGGIE LAUBSER

Johannesburg1994USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,200.00
10[Skotnes (Pippa) Editor]

SOUND FROM THE THINKING STRINGS (Artist’s proof No. I)

Cape Town1991USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,200.00
11Lieut. George R. Witton

SCAPEGOATS OF THE EMPIRE - The Story of the Bushveldt Carbineers (1907)

Melbourne1907USD 1,500.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,000.00
12

Nus (Photographic Nudes)

UnknownUSD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
13Herman Charles Bosman

THE ROOINEK - ONE OF 75 COPIES WITH 15 ORIGINAL SIGNED SKOTNES GRAPHICS

Johannesburg1981USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,323.00
14Olive Schreiner - Illustr. Wendy Vincent

THE HUNTER - ONE OF 75 COPIES WITH 10 ORIGINAL SIGNED GRAPHICS BY WENDY VINCENT

Johannesburg1979USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
15Battiss (Walter)

BUSHMAN ART

Pretoriaate [c. 1950]no date [c. 1950]USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
16Shakespeare (William)

TWELFTH NIGHT

Waltham Saint Lawrence1932USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,000.00
17Weddell (James)

A VOYAGE TOWARDS THE SOUTH POLE

London1827USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,000.00
18Payne (Malcolm) Editor]

FACE VALUE

Cape Town1993USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
19

PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN BY AN ANZAC FORCES MEMBER

USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
20Ahasver Fritsch (1629-1701)

HUNTING FORESTRY LAW - IN NOMINE JESU CORPUS JURIS VENATORIO FORESTALIS TRIPARTITUM I DIVERSORUM AUCTORUM TRACTATUS

JENAE1676USD 1,100.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
21Franklin(Captain John)

NARRATIVE OF A JOURNEY TO THE SHORES OF THE POLAR SEA

London1823USD 900.00 - 1,000.00USD 750.00
22Compiled by Mark Flower.Text by Donald Crawford- Research by Caroline Juler

Charles Johnson Payne-SNAFFLES- Being a Selection of His Hunting and Racing Prints. Limited edition 463 of 750 copies.

Wellington, New Zealand1983USD 900.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
23T.A.Innes & Ivor Castle- Edited

Covenants with Death- Daily Express Publications.London.1934

London1934USD 75.00 - 100.00Not Sold
24Mandela, Nelson

LONG WALK TO FREEDOM (SIGNED & INSCRIBED)

McDonald Purnell,USD 1,000.00 - 1,000.00USD 650.00
25Mandela (Nelson)

THE ILLUSTRATED LONG WALK TO FREEDOM (Limited edition)

Boston, New York, Toronto, London[2001]USD 600.00 - 700.00Not Sold
  • <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> Latin Book of Hours, Langres around 1490. Est: €50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>T. Livius, <i>Römische Historien,</i> 1533. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>G. Mendel, <i>Versuche über Pflanzen-Hybriden,</i> 1865-66. Est: €30,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>A. Verard, Book of Hours, around 1488. Est: €30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>A. Ortelius, <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> 1601. Est: €80,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br><i>Der Sturm,</i> 1910-1916. Est: €16,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> <i>Cronica van der hilliger Stat Coellen,</i> 1499. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>M. Catesby, <i>Piscium serpentum insectorum,</i> 1777. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>W. Grohmann, <i>Das Werk Ernst Ludwig Kirchners,</i> 1926. Est: €20,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>P. Borgo, <i>Aritmetica mercantile,</i> 1491. Est: €16,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>D. Roberts, <i>Egypt and Nubia,</i> 1846-49. Est: €8,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> <i>Estampes,</i> with the suite by P. Picasso, 1950. Est: €15,000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Zang Tumb Tuuum:<br>la révolution futuriste<br>Online Auction<br>30 November – 7 December</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 18:</b> The "Official Edition" of the United States Constitution and the First Printing of the Final Text of the Constitution, 1787. $15,000,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. I Paroliberi Futuristi. 1914-1915. 8 p. Unique corrected proofs, for an anthology that remained unpublished. €40,000 to €60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Studenti in Lettere. Università. 1915. Seminal work, featured in 3 historical futurist exhibitions. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Chiaro di luna. Circa 1915. Collage and gouache on paper. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. Manicure. Faire les ongles à l'Italie. Circa 1915. A fantastic parody of an advertising poster. €20,000 to €30,000.
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 47. Roosevelt, Theodore. Photograph inscribed to Morris J. Hirsch. May 7th 1918. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 178. Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York: [Printed for the author], 1955. First edition in the first issue binding. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 38. Mather, Cotton. <i>Magnalia Christi Americana; or, the Ecclesiastical History of New-England.</i> London: Printed for Thomas Parkhurst, 1702. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 55. Taylor, Zachary. Autograph letter signed as President-Elect. Baton Rouge: January 15, 1849. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 203. Picasso, Pablo. <i>Verve</i> Vol. V, Nos. 19-20. Paris: Editions Verve, 1948. Inscribed on the title page by Picasso. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 211. Domergue, Jean-Gabriel. L'Ete a Monte Carlo. Lithographed poster, Lucien Serre & Cie, Paris, circa 1937. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 105. Manuscript Illumination attr. to Neri da Rimini. Large excised initial "N" from a choirbook, extensively historiated. [Likely Rimini: first quarter of the 14th century]. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 40. McKenney, Thomas L. and Hall, James. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs.</i> Philadelphia: Rice, Rutter & Co., 1870. $3,00
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 222. Searle, Ronald. [Pets--a dog, cats and a parrot-- surrounded by books, and inspecting a globe, perhaps planning global domination]. Original drawing, 17 3/8 x 13 1/2 inches. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 98. Faden, William; Scull, Nicholas and George Heap. A Plan of the City and Environs of Philadelphia, Survey'd by N. Scull and G. Heap. London: William Faden, 12 March 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <i>Der Sturm.</i> 1922. Sold October 2021 for € 13,000.
    Diophantus Alexandrinus, <i>Arithmeticorum libri sex.</i> 1670. Sold October 2021 for € 18,000.
    <i>Cozzani Ettore e altri, l’Eroica. Tutto il pubblicato.</i> Sold October 2021 for € 11,000.
    Newton Isaac, <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> 1714. Sold October 2021 for € 7,500.
    Manetti Saverio, <i>Storia naturale degli uccelli.</i> 1767-1776. Sold April 2021 for € 26,000.
  • <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. Carolina Parrot. Plate 26. Hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate from Audubon's <i>Birds of America.</i> $80,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Francisco Henrique Carls. [Album de Pernambuco e seus Arrabaldes]. Fifty-three chromolithographed plates of landscape, town views and more of the state of Pernambuco, northeast Brazil. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Captain Thomas Davies, after. Group of 5 engraved topographical scenes of North American waterfalls. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> William R. Morley. Morley's Map of New Mexico. Large lithographed pocket map with original hand-color in outline. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Frederick William Beechey, et al. <i>The Zoology of Captain Beechey's Voyage; Compiled from the Collections and Notes Made by Captain Beechey…</i> $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> ZUDA ROKASHI (Priest Hotan.) Nansenbushu Bankoku Shoka No Zu. Woodblock wall map of the world on 16 sheets joined. $5,000 to $7,500.
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