Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: The Library of Jack Charles Davis, Sold to Support Charitable Institutions, 1023, Chicago

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Auction Report
Auction Date
05/03/2022 - 05/03/2022
Page Size: 424 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1ADAMS, Douglas. 

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. 

New York1980. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 594.00
2ADDAMS, Jane (1860-1935). 

Twenty Years at Hull-House with Autobiographical Notes. 

NY1910. USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 219.00
3[AESOP (ca 620-560 B. C.)]. L'ESTRANGE, Roger, Sir (1616-1704). 

Fables of Aesop and Other Eminent Mythologists. 

London1704. USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 375.00
4ARMSTRONG, Louis. 

Satchmo: My Life in New Orleans. 

New York1954. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 938.00
5

The Anti-Slavery Record.  Vol. I, for 1835. 

NY1835. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
6BALDWIN. 

Go Tell it on the Mountain. 

New York1953. USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 4,375.00
7BALDWIN. 

Notes of a Native Son. 

Boston1955. USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,000.00
8DU BOIS, William Edward Burghardt (1868-1963). 

Darkwater: Voices from Within the Veil. 

New York1920. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,625.00
9HUGHES, Langston (1901-1967). 

Not Without Laughter. 

New York and London1930. USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 5,313.00
10HUGHES, Langston (1901-1967). 

Shakespeare in Harlem. 

NY1942. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 531.00
11KING, Martin Luther, Jr. 

Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community?

NY1967. USD 400.00 - 700.00USD 625.00
12MORRISON, Toni (1931-2019). 

The Bluest Eye. 

NY et al1970. USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,625.00
13MORRISON, Toni (1931-2019). 

Sula. 

New York1974. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 531.00
14STOWE, Harriet Beecher. 

Uncle Tom's Cabin. 

1852. USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 4,688.00
15WALKER, Alice (b. 1944). 

The Color Purple. 

New York and London1982. USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,375.00
16WALKER, Alice. 

A group of 3 works,

San Diego et al USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 344.00
17WRIGHT, Richard (1908-1960). 

Native Son. 

New York and London1940. USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,438.00
18Maya Angelou and Alex Haley

A group of signed works by Maya Angelou and Alex Haley, 8vo, all in original bindings, all FIRST EDITIONS, condition generally fine.

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 813.00
19ALBEE, Edward (1928-2016). 

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

New York1962. USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 313.00
20ALBEE, Edward. 

A group of 13 works, all in original cloth or printed wrappers, most in unrestored and unclipped dust jackets, most FIRST EDITION, MOST SIGNED BY ALBEE, several with ALBEE'S SIGNATURE on a slip laid in.

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 531.00
21ALGER, Horatio (1832-1899). 

Bertha's Christmas Vision: An Autumn Sheaf. 

Boston1856. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 875.00
22ALGREN, Nelson. 

A group of 6 works by or about Algren, 6 works in 6 volumes, 8vo, in original bindings, FIRST EDITIONS, condition generally fine. 

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 406.00
23ANDERSON, Sherwood (1876-1941). 

Winesburg, Ohio. 

New York1919. USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 344.00
24CALDER, Alexander. 

ALS ("Sandy Calder"), to Mumford. 

1956. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
25FOUJITA, Tsugouharu. 

ALS ("Foujita"), to Jean Avalon. 

Paris, n.d. USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 563.00
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