PBA Galleries: Fine Literature - Bukowski, Beats & the Counterculture, 744, San Francisco

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
10/21/2021 - 10/21/2021
Page Size: 501 items in 21 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Croxall, Samuel

Fables of Aesop, and Others. With Instructive Applications

New York1875USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
2Omar Khayyam

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

London1973USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 2,400.00
3Anderson, Kent

Night Dogs

[Tucson, AZ]1996USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
4Middleton, Richard

The Ghost Ship

New York1926USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
5Auden, Wystan Hugh

Three volumes from W.H. Auden

Various places1937-1966USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 300.00
6Auster, Paul

Seven signed works by Paul Auster

Various placesVarious datesUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 132.00
7Baudelaire, Charles

Three Poems from Les Fleurs du Mal, The Flowers of Evil

New York1997USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,200.00
8Berlin, Lucia

A Manual for Cleaning Ladies

Healdsburg, CA1977USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 660.00

Six Deluxe Editions from Black Sparrow Press

Santa Barbara, etc.Various datesUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 144.00

Three Titles from Black Sparrow Press, two of which are signed

Santa BarbaraVarious datesUSD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
11Bradbury, Ray

About Norman Corwin

Northridge, CA1979USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 360.00
12Bradbury, Ray

Fahrenheit 451

New York[1953]USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 5,400.00
13Bradbury, Ray

Fantasmas Para Siempre

Buenos Aires1980USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
14Bradbury, Ray

S is for Space

Garden City, New York1966USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 510.00
15Bradbury, Ray

Seven works by Ray Bradbury signed by the author

Various placesVarious datesUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 420.00
16Bradbury, Ray

Something Wicked This Way Comes - Second Draft Screenplay

Beverly Hills[c. 1976]USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
17Bradbury, Ray

Three signed works from Ray Bradbury

Various placesUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 330.00
18Bradbury, Ray

Twenty-seven foreign language editions signed by Ray Bradbury

Various placesVarious datesUSD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 600.00
19Bradbury, Ray

When Elephants Last in the Dooryard Bloomed: Celebrations for almost any day in the year

New York1973USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
20Bromfield, Louis

Early Autumn

New York[1926]USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
21Brown, Bob, editor

Readies for Bob Brown's Machine

Cagnes-sur-Mer, France1931USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
22Brown, Frederic

Angels and Spaceships

New York1954USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 330.00
23Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Five dust jackets of works by Edgar Rice Burroughs

New York & Tarzana, California1936-1940USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
24(Carver, Raymond)

A collection of Raymond Carver pamphlets and broadsides - two signed

Various placesvarious datesUSD 500.00 - 800.00USD 300.00

Four works by or about Raymond Carver signed by Tess Gallagher

Various places.Various dates.USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
  • <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.
  • <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.
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