Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts - online 3/31, 30376, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
April 10, 2024 - April 10, 2024
Page Size: 191 items in 8 pages

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Place Printed Year Published Estimate Actual Price
26 VANCOUVER, GEORGE. 1757-1798.

Voyage de Decouvertes, a l'Ocean Pacifique du Nord, et Autour du Monde,... 1790...1795. Traduite de l'Anglais by P.F. Henry; et accompagne d'un Atlas... Tome Premier [- Sixieme].

Paris An X [1801/1802]. USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 Not Sold
27 SAXTON, CHRISTOPHER. c.1540-1610.

Warwic, Lecestriaeq[ue] comitat' ciuitat' oppidor'u villaru' flumin'u ceterarumq[ue] rerum omnium in eisdem memorabilium noua veraq[ue] descriptio.

London 1576 or later. USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 Not Sold
28 CARUSO, ENRICO. 1873-1921.

Autograph Note Signed ("E. Caruso"), to a Mr. Astruc (?), in French,

USD 150.00 - 250.00 USD 384.00
29 DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882.

On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection.

London 1859 USD 60,000.00 - 90,000.00 USD 165,600.00
30 DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882.

Clipped autograph, signed in text ("With M. Darwin's Best Compliments"),

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 4,864.00
31 HANDEL, GEORGE FREDERIC. 1685-1759.

Messiah. An Oratorio in Score as It Was Originally Perform'd. Composed by Mr. Handel to Which Are Added His Additional Alterations.

London USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 12,160.00
32

The Declaration of the Establishment of the State of Israel appearing in Iton Rishmi [Official Gazette] of the Israeli government, issue no 1, May 14, 1948.

Tel Aviv: 1948 USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 5,888.00
33 SPALDING, ALBERT GOODWILL. 1849-1915.

America's National Game. Historic Facts Concerning the Beginning Evolution, Development and Popularity of Base Ball.

New York 1911 USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 3,840.00
34

A BABE RUTH M101-4 1916 ROOKIE CARD #151 PSA EX 5, WITH GIMBELS INK STAMP ON THE VERSO.

USD 250,000.00 - 500,000.00 USD 762,500.00
35 BOOTH, JOHN WILKES. 1838-1865.

Photograph signed and inscribed ("J. Wilkes Booth") on the verso of a seated portrait of a young woman,

USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 11,520.00
36 [NEGROTTO, ALICE OLIVIER. 1925-1995.]

Archive of signed correspondence and photographs collected by cookbook author Alice Negrotto,

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 5,376.00
37 BRACKENRIDGE, HENRY M. 1786-1871.

Religious Freedom and related responses, appearing in Niles' Weekly Register, Volume 16 (March to September 1819).

Baltimore 1819 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 Not Sold
38 KENNEDY, JOHN F. 1917-1963.

The Strategy of Peace.

New York: [1960]. USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 Not Sold
39 LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. 1809-1865.

Autograph Endorsement Signed ("A. Lincoln") on a fair copy of an earlier letter from Lincoln to Secretary of War Edwin Stanton,

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 7,040.00
40 LIVERMORE, JESSE L. 1877-1940.

How to Trade in Stocks.

New York 1940 USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 11,520.00
41 MALCOLM X. 1925-1965.

Two annotated typescript drafts, the second signed ("Malcolm X," cancelled in red ink), for parts of "God's Angry Men," with numerous corrections in blue ink by Malcolm X, and others in two different inks,

USD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 7,680.00
42 MALCOLM X. 1925-1965. [LITTLE, MALCOLM X.]

Official photostat birth certificate of Malcolm X,

USD 500.00 - 800.00 USD 1,152.00
43 MALCOLM X. 1925-1965.

Printed Document accomplished in manuscript, being the marriage certificate for "Malcolm C. Little" and "Betty D. Sanders,"

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 10,240.00
44 SHABAZZ, BETTY X.

Betty Jean Sanders New York State Nursing Diploma and License:

USD 500.00 - 800.00 USD 588.80
45

Invitation to the double execution of William Gay and William Biggerstaf, Lewis and Clark County, MT

1895 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 3,072.00
46 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

The Orchard Keeper.

New York: 1965 USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 10,240.00
47 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

The Orchard Keeper.

New York: 1965 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 5,376.00
48 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

Child of God.

New York 1973 USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 12,160.00
49

Child of God.

New York 1973 USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD 24,320.00
50 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

Child of God.

London 1975 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 6,144.00
  • Bonhams, June 15-25: 18th Century American Sea Captain's Journals of Voyages to Hawaii, China, and South America. $35,000 - $45,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Admiral Richard E. Byrd's Autograph Diary from Bolling Advance Base, Winter 1934. $40,000 - $60,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Thoreau, Henry David. Walden; Or, Life in the Woods. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1854. $4,000 - $6,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Cellarius, Andreas. Harmonia macrocosmica seu atlas universalis et novus, totius universi creati cosmographiam generalem, et novam exhibens. $20,000 - $30,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Nobelist George Stigler's Copy of Ricardo's Classic on the Science of Economics. $20,000 - $30,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Histoire charmante de l'adolescente sucre d'amour. Paris: F. L. Schmied, 1927. $15,000 - $20,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Fine Copy of Walras's Classic on the Theory of Marginal Utility. $12,000 - $18,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Arion Press Moby Dick. Melville, Herman. $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Venegas, Miguel. Noticia de la California, y desu conquista temporal, y espiritual hasta el tiempo presente. $7,000 - $9,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Carelton Watkins, Yosemite and the West. Portfolio of 21 imperial albumen prints. $6,000 - $9,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: An Unpublished Archive of Thornton Wilder Correspondence to F.J. O'Neil. $6,000 - $9,000
    Bonhams, June 15-25: Vesalius, Andreas. 1514-1564. Suorum de humani corporis fabrica librorum epitome. $100,000 - $150,000
  • Bonhams, June 25: Vesalius, Andreas. 1514-1564. De humani corporis fabrica libri septem. $200,000 - $300,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Gersdorff, Hans Von. 1455-1529. Feldtbuch der wundartzney. $40,000 - $60,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Pare, Ambroise. C.1509-1590. La Methode Curative des Playes, et Fractures de la Teste humaine. Avec les pourtraits des Instruments necessaires pour la curation d'icelles. $25,000 - $30,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Reisch, Gregor. 1470-1525. Margarita Philosophica. $20,000 - $30,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Bright, Richard. 1789-1858. Reports of Medical Cases, Selected with a View of Illustrating the Symptoms and Cure of Diseases by a Reference to Morbid Anatomy. $12,000 - $18,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Berengario da Carpi, Giacomo. C. 1460-1530. Tractatus de fractura calve sive cranei. $10,000 - $15,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Vicq D'Azyr, Felix. 1748-1794. Traite d'antomie et de physiologie. $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Croce, Giovanni Andrea Della. 1509?-1775. Chirurgia libri septem... $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Bruno Da Longburgo. 1200-1286. La cyrogia di Maistro Bruno: Expertissimo in quella. Tradutta in vulgare. $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Schwann, Theodor. 1810-1882. Mikroskopische Untersuchungen uber die Ubereinstimmung in der Struktur und dem Wachsthum der Thiere und Pflanzen. $8,000 - $12,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Cowper, William. 1666-1709. The Anatomy of Humane Bodies, with Figures Drawn after the Life… $6,000 - $9,000
    Bonhams, June 25: Bidloo, Govard. 1649-1713. Anatomia humani corporis, centum & quinque tabulis, per artificiossis. G. de Lairesse ad vivum delineatis. $6,000 - $9,000
  • Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: [Keats, John] Spenser, Edmund: The Works of that Famous English Poet, Mr. Edmond Spenser. $50,000 - $80,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: (Walton, Izaak): The Compleat Angler or the Contemplative man's Recreation. Being a Discourse of Fish and Fishing. $30,000 - $50,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: Thomas, Gabriel: An Historical and Geographical Account of the Province and Country of Pensilvania; and of West-New-Jersey in America. $25,000 - $35,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: [Carroll, Lewis]: The Game of Alice in Wonderland. $2,000 - $3,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: Athias, Joseph, et al.: Biblia Hebraica. $7,000 - $10,000.
    Freeman’s | Hindman, June 25: [Warhol, Andy, and Jens Quistgaard] Dansk Designs Salesman's Presentation Catalogue. $2,500 - $3,500.
  • Sotheby’s, June 26: Poe, Edgar Allan. Tamerlane — the most poignant rarity in American literature. 400,000 - 600,000 USD
    Sotheby’s, June 26: The Declaration of Independence. "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal..." 2,500,000 - 5,000,000 USD
    Sotheby’s, June 26: William Blake. “Poems with very wild and interesting pictures” 1,200,000 - 1,800,000 USD
    Sotheby’s, June 26: Thomas Taylor [artist]. The original cover art for Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. 400,000 - 600,000 USD
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