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Auction Report
Auction Date
01/13/2022 - 01/13/2022
Page Size: 299 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Baxter (George)

The Mur de la Côte

GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 275.00
2Leigh (W. H.)

Reconnoitering Voyages, Travels & Adventures in the New Colonies of South Australia

1839GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 175.00

China.- Yangtze Kiang Pilot comprising the Yangtze Kiang from Woosung Bar to the Head of Navigation

1928GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 187.50
4Clark (Robert Sterling) & Arthur de C. Sowerby.

Through Shên-Kan: the Account of the Clark Expedition in North China 1908-9

1912GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 325.00
5Perlmann (S. M.)

Hassinim, (The Chinese)

1911GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 187.50

Cuba.- Havana, Issued by the 'Bolivar' Factory, trade catalogue

1920s.GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 525.00

Europe.- Geographical, historical, and political description of the Empire of Germany, Holland ... Switzerland, Prussia, Italy, Sicily...,

1800GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 525.00
8Seguin (L. G.)

A Picturesque Tour In Picturesque Lands, one of 600 de luxe copies

1881GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 137.50
9[Bourdon de Sigrais (Claude-Guillaume)]

Histoire des Rats, pour servir a l'histoire universelle

1737GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 112.50
10Rigaud (Jacques)

Five plates from 'Recueil choisi des plus belles vues des palais, châteaux et maisons royales de Paris et des environs', engravings,

c. 1720-1750GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 195.00
11Williams (Hugh William)

Select Views in Greece with Classical Illustrations

1829GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 212.50

India.- Report on Staff Tour 1910 held by the Chief of the General Staff.

India 1911GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 3,000.00

India.- Photograph Album of expatriate life in India

1920s - 30s.GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 2,000.00
14Various (Artists)

Collection of nine oban colour woodcuts of actors

19th century (9)GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 364.00
15Shamlan (Saif Marzuq)

T?r?kh al-ghaws. 'alá al-lu'lu' f? al-Kuwayt wa-al-Khal?j al-'Arab? Pearling in the Arabian Gulf: a Kuwaiti memoir

1975-78.GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 275.00

Levant.- Recueil de formules pour les Consuls et les chanceliers des e?chelles du levant et de Barbarie,

?Paris 1744GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 175.00
17Baedeker (Karl)

Palestine and Syria

Leipzig & London1894GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 175.00

Middle East.- Photograph Album, c.55 silver gelatin photographs

c.1940GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 390.00
19Catlow (Agnes and Maria E.)

Sketching Rambles

GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 200.00
20Hillary (Edmund)

High Adventure

1955GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,000.00
21Vincent (L.H.), E.J.H. Maclay and F. M. Abel.

Hébron le Haram El-Khalîl: Sépulture des Patriarches

Paris1923GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
22Lassalle (Ferdinand)

Program Robotników. Worker's Programme, Warsaw

1905GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 43.75
23St. Thomas (Auguste de)

L'inondation de Saint-Pétersbourg. Le 7 Novembre 1824

St. Petersburg 1824GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 400.00
24Radzishevsky (Andrei,

Liberali i Vlasti. Liberalism and Political Power,

St Petersburg 1906GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 237.50
25Gibbings (Robert)

Iorana! A Tahitian Journal

1932GBP 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
  • <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.
  • <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.
  • <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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