PBA Galleries: Antiquarian Books, 749, San Francisco

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
12/02/2021 - 12/02/2021
Page Size: 245 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

Pair of vintage Art Deco lighting fixtures

No placec. 1930'sUSD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
52Seguso Family

Murano glass vase

Murano, Italy[c. 2000]USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
53Seguso Family

Murano glass vase

Murano, Italy[c. 2000]USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold

Beaux Arts era Paris streetlight floor lamp

No place[c. 1930's]USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
55Raymond, Jehan

Le Cuir: Compositions Décoratives...Cent soixante-douze Modèles en Couleurs (202 Documents)

Paris[c. 1908]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 450.00
56Dickens, Charles

A Christmas Carol in Prose. Being a Ghost Story of Christmas.

Boston[1920]USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
57Dickens, Charles

The Dickens-Kolle Letters - presentation copy printed on vellum

Boston1910USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
58Douglas, Gavin

Authentic Anecdotes and Biographical Sketches of Remarkable Blind Persons

London[c. 1830s]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
59Eberhart, George M.

UFOs and the Extraterrestrial Contact Movement: A Bibliography

Metuchen, N.J. & London1986USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 270.00
60Edwards, Jonathan

A History of the Work of Redemption. Containing the Outlines of a Body of Divinity, in a Method Entirely New

Boston1782USD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
61French, James Weir, editor

Modern Power Generators

London[1908]USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 240.00
62Fauvelet de Bourrienne, Louis Antoine.

Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte. To Which are Now First Added, an Account of the Important Events of the Hundred Days, of Napoleon's Surrender to the English, and of His Residence and Death at St. Helena.

London1836USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
63Fiebermann, Joseph

Internationales Montefiore-Album

Frankfurt[c. 1880s]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 330.00

Simple and Compound Interest Table, and Indicator, for Any Amount From 1 Cent to 1000 Dollars, At Six Per Cent. From 1 Day to 7 Years. Warranted Accurate.

Concord, NH1849USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 450.00

A Documentary Account of the Beginnings of the Laboratory Press, Carnegie Institute of Technology

Pittsburgh1927USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 570.00
66Bond, Mary Wickham

Photograph of James Bond, husband of Mary Bond, and inspiration for the name of Ian Fleming's fictional spy 007

Barbados/Philadelphia1959- printed laterUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00

Five volumes on cocktails, toasts, and the life bibulous

Various placesVarious datesUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 192.00
68Two Knights and a Maid, assisted by John Walker and the Haig Bros.

Bottoms Up. Being a Glossary of Useful Information for the Thirsty

Chicago1928USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold

Manuscript ledger and cutlery design book

Sheffieldc. 1890-1925USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 600.00
70Muscatine, Doris, et al.

The Book of California Wine

Berkeley, CA1984USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00

Collection of culinary ephemera

Various placesVarious datesUSD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
72Croly, J.C.

Jennie June's American Cookery Book

New York1878USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 132.00
73Dwiggins, Clare V.

Toast Book

Philadelphia[1905]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00

Four late nineteenth/early twentieth century booklets hawking farm equipment, bitters, and recipes for the Ladies' delight

Various placesVarious datesUSD 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
75Romoli, Domenico

La Singolar Dottrina di M. Domenico Romoli detto il Panonto; nelqual si tratta dell'officie del scalco; del condimento di ogni viuanda; delle stagioni d'ogni animale, vcclli, & pesci; del far banchetti...

Venice1610USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 660.00
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>A Record Breaking Season</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon,</b> first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold Sept. 30 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Homme à la Pipe: Portrait du Docteur Gachet, Evening,</i> etching, 1890. Sold Nov. 2 — $161,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edward Ruscha, <i>Stains,</i> title page, one of 70, signed, 1969. Sold Nov. 9 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand colored aquatint, 1828. Sold Dec.9 — $137,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edmund Dulac, <i>The Snow Queen,</i> watercolor, gouache, pen & ink, 1910. Sold Dec. 16 — $125,000.
  • <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321). <i>Commedia.</i> Venezia: Vindelino da Spira, 1477. Estimate: € 40.000 - 60.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DALI, Salvador (1908-1989) - William SHAKESPEARE (1564-1616). <i>Romeo e Giulietta.</i> Milan: Rizzoli, 1975. Estimate: € 25.000 - 35.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> MALVASIA, Cornelio; MONTANARI, Geminiano. <i>Ephemerides novissimae motuum coelestium.</i> Modena: Cassiani, 1662. Estimate: € 8.000 - 12.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> JANSSONIUS, Johannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, Orbem maritimum [Novus Atlas, volume V: carte marittime].</i> Amsterdam: Janssonius, 1650. Estimate: € 12.000 - 18.000.
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