Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts, featuring the Library of Roman Vishniac, 27556, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
04/12/2022 - 04/12/2022
Page Size: 172 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

Rare presentation album containing 50 large albumen photographs of the building of the Peking-Hankow railroad, "Compagnie Impériale des Chemins de Fer Chinois et Société d'Etude de Chemins de Fer en Chine. Ligne de Pékin-Hankow, Années 1899-1905,"

c.1906USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 25,500.00
2

An album containing 58 original paintings, ink and color on paper, 353 x 293, 19th century. Contemporary vellum binding. Paintings generally clean, but mostly disbound, covers rubbed, spine split.

19th centuryUSD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 7,650.00
3

Collection of 36 paintings, ink and gouache on pith paper, 182 x 280 mm, 19th century, each with blue paper border, bound together. Some chips and splits to pith paper, occasional spots, but general bright and clean, lacks covers.

19th centuryUSD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 5,100.00
4CICERO, MARCUS TULLIUS.

Orationum volumina secundum.

Strasbourg1540USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 357.00
5DIGBY, KENELM.

Observation upon Religio Medici.

London1643USD 1,800.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,422.50
6DOSTOEVSKY, FYODOR. 1821-1881.

Photograph signed and inscribed [in Russian] to Alexander Herzen, albumen print carte-de-visite full length portrait by M.B. Tulinov,

Petersburg1861USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 57,075.00
7EINSTEIN, ALBERT. 1879-1955.

Doctorate diploma awarded by the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Zurich at its meeting on 27 July 1905, regarding the dissertation of Albert Einstein, titled: "Eine neue Bestimmung der Molekuldimensionen" ("A New Determination of Molecular Dime

1905USD 300,000.00 - 500,000.00Not Sold
9ESTIENNE, HENRI, editor. c.1531-1598.

Poesis Philosophica. [Geneva]: Henri Estienne, 1573.
Text in Greek and Latin. BOUND WITH: HESYCHIUS OF MILETUS. De his qui eruditionis fama claruere, liber.

Antwerp1572USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,211.25
11DAVIS, EDMUND W.

Salmon Fishing on the Grand Cascapedia.

New York1904USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
12HEYWOOD, GERALD G.P.

Charles Cotton and His River.

New York1928USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,422.50
13WOODWARD, WILLIAM R.

Cherished Portraits of Thoroughbred Horses.

New York1929USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 765.00
14BROWN, PAUL DESMOND.

Aintree Grand Nationals Past & Present.

New York1930USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 956.25
15REEVE, J. STANLEY. BROWN, PAUL DESMOND. 1893-1958.

Foxhunting Formalities.

New York1930USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,147.50
16RACKHAM, ARTHUR, illustrator. WALTON, IZAAK. 1593-1683.

The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation.

London1931USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 828.75
17BARBER, JOEL.

Wild Fowl Decoys.

New York1934USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,550.00
18PHAIR, CHARLES.

Atlantic Salmon Fishing.

New York1937USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 7,012.50
19CLARK, ROLAND.

Gunner's Dawn.

New York1937USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,295.00
20CLARK, ROLAND.

Roland Clark's Etchings.

New York1938USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,167.50
21SAGE, DEAN.

The Ristigouche and Its Salmon Fishing. With a Chapter on Angling Literature..

Goshen, CT1973USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 701.25
22GARRISON, EDMUND EVERETT and HOAGY B. CARMICHAEL.

A Master's Guide to Building a Bamboo Fly Rod.

Katonah, NY1977USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
23GAIDY, CHARLES.

Ephemeras "Mayflies" Naturals and Artificials.

New York1986USD 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
24DREWETT, JOHN F.

Hardy Brothers, The Masters The Men and their Reels 1873-1939..

Wembley1998USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
25GERARD, JOHN.

The Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes. .

London1636USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 956.25
26JAILLOT, ALEXIS HUBERT.

Amerique Septentrionale Divisée en Ses Principales Parties.

Parisc.1726.USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,912.50
27

Deliniantur in hac Tabula, Orae Maritimae Abexiae, Freti Mecani; al Maris Rubri; Arabiae, Ormi, Persiae, Supra Sindam usq, Fluminis Indi, Cambriae India & Malabaris, Insulae, Ceylon....

Amsterdam1596USD 2,500.00 - 4,000.00USD 4,845.00
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