Swann Galleries: Printed and Manuscript Americana, 2646, New York
- Auction Date
- September 28, 2023 - September 28, 2023
|Lot Number||Author Name||Book Title||Place Printed||Year Published||Estimate||Actual Price|
|1||[Nicolino Calyo, after George Catlin.]||
Early copy of a Catlin portrait by an Italian artist in the States.
|New York||circa early 1840s||USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00||Not Sold|
An Account of the Remarkable Occurrences . . . during his Captivity with the Indians.
|Philadelphia||1831||USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00||USD 1,500.00|
|3||Thomas McKenney and James Hall.||
History of the Indian Tribes of North America.
|Philadelphia||1848, 1849, 1850||USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00||USD 7,500.00|
Portrait of a tribal policeman and his wife.
|No place||circa 1880s||USD 600.00 - 900.00||USD 813.00|
Prospectus for discounted sets of The North American Indian.
|Boston||1935||USD 600.00 - 900.00||USD 406.00|
An extensive multi-century run of the Farmer's Almanac.
|Boston and elsewhere||1792-1962||USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00||USD 1,250.00|
|7||[After Benjamin Wilson.]||
The Repeal, or the Funeral Procession of Miss Americ-Stamp.
|London||circa March 1766||USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00||USD 3,750.00|
Early printing of the Massachusetts Circular Letter which united colonists against the Townshend Acts,
|Boston||14 March 1768||USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00||USD 2,250.00|
The Administration of the Colonies . . . Wherein their Rights and Constitution
|London||1768||USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00||USD 2,750.00|
Letters to the Ministry from Governor Bernard, General Gage, and Commodore Hood.
|London||1769||USD 600.00 - 900.00||USD 2,500.00|
Issue of the Boston Gazette with a Revere masthead and much discussion of non-importation.
|Boston||20 August 1770||USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00||USD 1,040.00|
The Town and Country Magazine . . . for the Year 1774, featuring the Boston Tea Party.
|London||January-December 1774||USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00||USD 3,000.00|
A New Essay (by the Pennsylvanian Farmer) on the Constitutional Power of Great-Britain
|London||1774||USD 800.00 - 1,200.00||USD 1,625.00|
The Interest of the Merchants and Manufacturers of Great-Britain,
|London||1774||USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00||USD 1,125.00|
The Other Side of the Question: or, A Defence of the Liberties of North-America.
|New York||1774||USD 600.00 - 900.00||USD 1,875.00|
Group of 4 pamphlets by a notable British supporter of American independence.
|Glocester, England||1774-1776||USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00||USD 1,750.00|
Journal of the Proceedings of the Congress Held at Philadelphia, May 10, 1775.
|New York||1775||USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00||Not Sold|
Jonathan Trumbull's manuscript family register, in a Boston printing of the Psalms of David.
|Boston||1754||USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00||USD 3,750.00|
The Gentleman's Magazine, complete from 1775 to 1782.
|London||1775-1782||USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00||USD 7,500.00|
Certificate for gunpowder and lead delivered to the Massachusetts magazine.
|Watertown, MA||14 August 1775||USD 600.00 - 900.00||Not Sold|
Journals of Congress, Containing the Proceedings from January 1, 1776, to January 1, 1777.
|York, PA||1778||USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00||USD 9,375.00|
Common Sense; Addressed to the Inhabitants of America.
|London||1776||USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00||USD 9,750.00|
A Dialogue between the Ghost of General Montgomery
|Philadelphia||1776||USD 800.00 - 1,200.00||USD 938.00|
|24||Robert H. Harrison.||
Washington requests the services of Hudson River chain engineer Thomas Machin.
|New York||10 June 1776||USD 800.00 - 1,200.00||USD 2,375.00|
|25||King José I of Portugal.||
Decree announcing the Portuguese boycott of the American colonies,
|Lisbon||5 July 1776||USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00||USD 688.00|