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Auction Report
Auction Date
12/16/2021 - 12/16/2021
Page Size: 279 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Alexeieff (Alexandre).- Pushkin (Alexander)

The Queen of Spades

1928GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 300.00
2Spenser (Edmund)

Thalamos or the Brydall Boure

1932GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 237.50
3Clark (Betty)

Shall We Join the Ladies?': Wood Engravings by Women Artists of the Twentieth Century

Oxford1979GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 68.75
4Cresset Press.-

Cresset Press.- Apocrypha (The)

1929GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 325.00
5Daglish (Eric Fitch).- Walton (Izaak) & Charles Cotton.

The Compleat Angler

1927GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,062.50
6Daglish (Eric Fitch).- Dewar (Douglas)

Game Birds

1928GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 275.00
7Daglish (Eric Fitch).- Grey (Sir Edward, Viscount of Falldo)

Fly Fishing

1930GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 237.50
8Cellini (Benvenuto)

The Treatises...on Goldsmithing and Sculpture

1898GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 81.25
9Farleigh (John).- Lawrence (D.H.)

The Man who Died

1935GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 81.25
10Gibbings (Robert).-

Samson and Delilah

Waltham St. Lawrence,1925GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 275.00
11Gibbings (Robert).- Lucian of Samosata.

The True Historie of Lucian the Samosatenian

Waltham St.Lawrence,1927GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 750.00
12Gibbings (Robert)

The 7th Man: A True Cannibal Tale of the South Sea Islands

Golden Cockerel Press1930GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
13Gibbings (Robert)

Fourteen Wood Engravings...from Drawings made on Orient Line Cruises

1932GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 187.50
14Gibbings (Robert).- Malory (Sir Thomas)

Le Morte Darthur

New York, 1936GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 275.00
15Gibbings (Robert).- Powys (Llewelyn)

The Twelve Months

1936GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 175.00
16Gill (Eric).- Clay (Enid)

Sonnets and Verses

Waltham St.Lawrence1925GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 275.00
17Aesop.

The Fables

1926GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 200.00
18

Ecclesiastes or the Preacher

1934GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 375.00
19Bligh (William)

Bligh's Voyage in The Resource from Coupang to Batavia..

1937GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 200.00
20Sandford (Christopher) & others.

Cockalorum [&] Cock-a Hoop

1950-76GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 212.50
21Leighton (Clare)

Country Matters

1937GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 200.00
22Masereel (Frans)

Die Passion eines Menschen...

Munich1927GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 175.00
23Mueller (Hans Alexander)

Woodcuts & Wood Engravings: How I Make Them

New York1939GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
24Nicholson (William).- Henley (W. E.)

London Types

1898GBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
25Cervantès Saavedra (Miguel de)

Don Quixote de la Mancha

1930GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 237.50
  • <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>February 26, 2022</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 26:</b> ALLEN, Ethan. <i>A Narrative of Colonel Ethan Allen’s Captivity from the Time of his Being Taken by the British, near Montreal…,</i> Rare second edition, 1779. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 26:</b> CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne ("Mark Twain"). <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.</i> New York: Charles L. Webster and Company, 1885. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 26:</b> LANE, Edward William, translator. <i>Tales of a Thousand and One Nights; [or], The Arabian Nights’ Entertainments.</i> London, 1838–1841. 32 parts in 33. $7,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 26:</b> GRANT, James, Lieut. <i>The Narrative of a Voyage of Discovery, performed in His Majesty's Vessel The Lady Nelson...</i> London, 1803. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b><center>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Friday, Feb. 4, 11am-8pm<br>Saturday, Feb. 5, 10am-5pm<br>Attend in person!</b>
    <center><b>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Feb. 4-5<br>Buy Tickets Here - $12</b>
    <b><center>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Friday, Feb. 4, 11am-8pm<br>Saturday, Feb. 5, 10am-5pm<br>Attend in person!</b>
    <center><b>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Feb. 4-5<br>Buy Tickets Here - $12</b>
    <b><center>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Friday, Feb. 4, 11am-8pm<br>Saturday, Feb. 5, 10am-5pm<br>Attend in person!</b>
    <b><center>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Friday, Feb. 4, 11am-8pm<br>Saturday, Feb. 5, 10am-5pm<br>Attend in person!</b>
    <center><b>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Feb. 4-5<br>Buy Tickets Here - $12</b>
    <b><center>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Friday, Feb. 4, 11am-8pm<br>Saturday, Feb. 5, 10am-5pm<br>Attend in person!</b>
    <center><b>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Feb. 4-5<br>Buy Tickets Here - $12</b>
    <b><center>San Francisco Antiquarian<br>Book Print & Paper Fair<br>Friday, Feb. 4, 11am-8pm<br>Saturday, Feb. 5, 10am-5pm<br>Attend in person!</b>
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br> Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana<br>Online<br>Now through January 25, 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> (Flag) — Commemorative Thirteen-Star Flag. Pre-Civil War, Thirteen-Star Flag of the United States, from the collection of Charles Kuralt. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Fitzgerald, F. Scott. <i>Tender is the Night</i>. First edition, presentation copy, and a former mystery. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Salinger, J.D. <i>The Catcher in the Rye.</i> A strikingly fresh first edition of Salinger's essential novel. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> “America's second Declaration of Independence” — signed by Whitman. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> [Dylan, Bob]. Some of the earliest known professional portraits. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Y-Worth [Yarworth], William. <i>Cerevisiarii Comes: Or, the New and True Art of Brewing…</i> A rare and early English work on the art of brewing. $5,000 to $7,000.
  • <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.
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