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Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
10/07/2021 - 10/07/2021
Page Size: 475 items in 19 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Adams, John Calvin

General Taylor And The Wilmot Proviso

Boston1848USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
2Jarratt, Isaac

Letter from Issac Jarratt to Robert S. Gracy, about the prospects for purchasing slaves and the prices one must pay

Hamptonville, [North Carolina?]July 24, 1830USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 2,700.00
3Jones, C.C.

Letter by the Georgia minister who pioneered organization of religious services for Southern slaves, and wrote the first Catechism for the Negro Race

Riceboro, [Liberty], GeorgiaApril 30, 1847USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 450.00
4Turner, F.

Letter to Pennsylvania Slave Catcher

Louisville, KentuckyJanuary 6, 1848USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 240.00
5

Six ephemeral items about early 20th century African-American music

Various places1907-1943USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
6Hare, Maud Cuney

Afro-American Folk-Song Contribution

February 1917USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
7

Coming to this Theater: The Norman Studios Presents Black Gold

Arlington, FL[1928]USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 300.00
8

S. Hurok presents Marian Anderson / The World’s Greatest Singer, Municipal Auditorium New Orleans, May 6, 1940

(New Orleans?)1940USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 270.00
9Haley, Alex

Roots

Garden City, NY[1976]USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 150.00
10Moore, Joe Louis, curator

The Legacy of the Panthers: A Photographic Exhibition

[Berkeley, CA][1995]USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 144.00
11Sanders, J.H.

The Breeds of Live Stock, and the Principles of Heredity

Chicago1887USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
12Badlam, Alexander

The Wonders of Alaska

San Francisco1890USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
13Bruce, Miner W.

Alaska: Its History and Resources, Gold Fields, Routes and Scenery

Seattle1895USD 500.00 - 800.00Not Sold
14Aldrin, Buzz

Magnificent Desolation: Images from the Apollo 11 Lunar Mission with the Words of Astronaut Buzz Aldrin

Reno, NV2009USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 240.00
15Piollet, V[ictor] E[mile]

Letter from an anti-slavery Pennsylvania Democrat decrying the corrupt influence in a presidential election year

Towanda, PennsylvaniaOct. 17, 1846USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
16Smith, Gerrit; Owen Lovejoy

Two Letters Signed by Abolitionists elected to the House of Representatives

1854 and 1846USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 192.00
17Chipman, C. and A.J. Hennion

Mineral Resources of Northern Mexico

New York1867USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 450.00
18Hilzinger, John G.

Treasure Land. A Story. Vol. I.

Tucson, Arizona1897USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
19Howell, William T.

Homicide--Draft Arizona Territorial Government Code of Laws Prescott, Arizona 1864

Prescott, Arizona[1864]USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
20Mowry, Sylvester

Arizona and Sonora: The Geography, History, and Resources of the Silver Region of North America

New York1864USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
21O'Leary, Dan

Weekly Arizona Miner. Supplement. Prescott Arizona, Friday Evening, August 10, 1877

Prescott, AZ1877USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
22Owen, David Dale

First Report of a Geological Reconnaissance of the Northern Counties of Arkansas, Made During the Years 1857 and 1858.

Little Rock, Arkansas1858USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
23Armstrong, Leroy & J.O. Denny

Financial California: An Historical Review of the Beginnings and Progress of Banking in the State

San Francisco1916USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
24

Post-WWII hearings before the U. S. Senate Special Committee on Atomic Energy

Washington, DCNovember 1945-April 1946USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
25

The Pacific Coast Automobile Blue Book, 1915-1916: California, Washington, Oregon, British Columbia... A touring hand-book of motor routes on the Pacific Coast, with detail maps and complete information carefully compiled from original notes

San Francisco1915USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 660.00
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Pancho Villa, passport for a news correspondent covering the Mexican revolution, signed, 1914. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Nirvana’s <i>Nevermind,</i> CD insert signed & inscribed days after release by Cobain, inscribed by Novoselic, 1991. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Robert Indiana, <i>The Book of Love,</i> complete portfolio, artist’s proof set, 1997. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Marcel Vertés, Colette, <i>Chéri,</i> two volumes, deluxe edition, signed by the artist, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Orlando,</i> first trade edition, first impression, London, 1928. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Mark Twain, receipt for payment of the Mark Twain Public Library Tax, 1908. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk von Gustav Klimt,</i> portfolio, collotype plates, 1918. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> EARLY PRINTING IN COLOGNE. <i>Alphabetum divini amoris.</i> 1466/67. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> SCHEDEL, HARTMANN. <i>Liber chronicarum.</i> Nuremburg: 12th July 1493. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> DÜRER, ALBRECHT. 1471-1528. <i>Underweysung der messung.</i> Nuremberg: 1525. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> LANCELOT DU LAC. <i>Le premier [second/tiers] volume de Lancelot du Lac…</i> Paris: [1502-1504]. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> CRUIKSHANK, GEORGE, ET AL. A group of 23 sketches by two generations of the Cruikshank family, various media, mostly pencil or ink with occasional color, c.1790s. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> FÉNELON. <i>Les Aventures de Telemaque.</i> Paris: 1785. Hand-colored copy originally belonging to Jean Baptiste Tilliard. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> FRAGONARD. LA FONTAINE. <i>Contes et nouvelles en vers.</i> Paris: 1795. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> SAINT-NON. <i>Voyage pittoresque ou description des royaumes de Naples et de Sicile.</i> Paris: 1781-1786. WITH: Original manuscript contract signed for publication, c.1787. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> MAN RAY. <i>Revolving Doors, 1916-1917.</i> Paris: 1926. PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE ARTIST. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> MIRÓ, JOAN. <i>Il etait une petite pie.</i> Paris: 1928. MIRO'S FIRST BOOK, PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR, LISE [DELHARME] HIRST. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> SCHMIED, FRANÇOIS-LOUIS. HOMER. <i>L'Odyssee.</i> Paris: 1930-1933. DELUXE EDITION OF SCHMIED'S MASTERPIECE, COLORED BY SAUDE. $12,000 to $18,000.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hawking & Hunting.- Turberville (George). <i>The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking,</i> second edition, Printed by Thomas Purfoot, 1611. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> George Steevens' copy.- Coryate (Thomas). <i>Coryats Crudities Hastily gobbled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia...,</i> first edition, complete copy, Printed by W. S[tansby], 1611. £4,000 to £6,00
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Butler (Charles). <i>The Feminine Monarchie: or The Historie of Bees,</i> second edition, Printed by John Haviland for Roger Jackson, 1623. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Brathwait (Richard). <i>The English Gentlewoman, drawne out to the full Body: expressing, What Habilliments doe best attire her…,</i> Printed by B. Alsop and T. Fawcet, for Michaell Sparke, 1631. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Glapthorne (Henry). <i>The Ladies Priviledge,</i> first edition, Imprinted...by J. Okes, for Francis Constable, 1640. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Witchcraft.- F. (H.) <i>A true and exact Relation Of the severall Informations, Examinations, and Confessions of the late Witches, arraigned and executed in the County of Essex,</i> first edition, 1645. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hobbes (Thomas). <i>De Corpore Politico. Or the Elements of Law, Moral & Politick,</i> first edition, 1650. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Early steam engine.- Worcester (Edward Somerset, 2nd Marquis). <i>A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions…,</i> first edition, 1663. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Cookery.- M[ontagu] (W[alter]). <i>The Queens Closet Opened. Incomparable secrets in physick, chirurgery, preserving and candying, &c,</i> 3 parts in 1 vol., 1674. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Speed (John). <i>An Epitome of Mr. John Speed's Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain,</i> 2 parts in 1, 90 engraved maps, Printed for Tho. Basset, and Ric. Chiswel, 1676. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Le Boe (Franciscus). <i>Of Childrens Diseases... also a Treatise of the Rickets,</i> first edition, Printed for George Downs, 1682. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Economics.- Locke (John). <i>Several Papers Relating to Money, Interest and Trade,</i> first collected edition, Printed for A. and J. Churchill, 1696. £2,000 to £3,000.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>26th-29th of October 2021</b>
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Manuscripts and autographs
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Artist books
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Cars & more
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Magazines
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
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