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

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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
51 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

Suttree.

New York 1979 USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00 USD 8,320.00
52 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

Blood Meridian Or The Evening Redness in the West.

New York 1985 USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 28,160.00
53 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

The Border Trilogy. All three books signed, two inscribed with love to Annie DeLisle.

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 11,520.00
54 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

The Stonemason.

New York 1994 USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 4,608.00
55 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

A collection of 9 first editions from Annie DeLisle, all in publisher's bindings and original dust jackets:

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 4,352.00
56 GARRETT, LESLIE. 1932-1993.

The Beasts.

New York 1966 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,024.00
57

Three photographs

1965-1972: USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,920.00
58 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

Photograph Signed and Inscribed ("To my lovely Annie, Cormac"), a three-quarter studio portrait of a young McCarthy,

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 USD 4,352.00
59 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

Photograph signed and inscribed ("To Mum and Dad / Love / Cormac") to the parents of his wife, Annie DeLisle,

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 7,040.00
63 BAUM, L. FRANK. 1856-1919; and JOHN R. NEILL, illustrator.

Comprising 14 volumes, many with marginal annotations in pencil by Wagenknecht:

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 Not Sold
64 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

It Catches My Heart in Its Hands.

[New Orleans]: [1963]. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 832.00
65 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

The Days Run Away Like Wild Horses over the Hills.

Los Angeles: 1969 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 1,088.00
66 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

Post Office.

Los Angeles 1971 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 2,304.00
67 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

Mockingbird Wish Me Luck.

Los Angeles 1972 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 1,088.00
68 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

ORIGINAL UNPUBLISHED POEM.

USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 1,280.00
69 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

Factotum.

Santa Barbara 1975 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 832.00
70 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

Love Is a Dog from Hell.

Santa Barbara 1977 USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 1,024.00
71 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

Women.

Santa Barbara 1978 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 2,048.00
72 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

The Day It Snowed in L.A. Sutton

West & Santa Barbara: [1986]. USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 768.00
73 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES & MICHAEL MONTFORT.

The Wedding. San Pedro: Brown Buddha Books

1986 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 Not Sold
74 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

Original artwork, Signed ("BUK"), [no date], marker in colors on paper

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,024.00
75 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES & ROBERT CRUMB, illustrator.

The Captain Is Out to Lunch and the Sailors Have Taken over the Ship. Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow Graphic Arts

1998 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 832.00
76 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES & MICHAEL MONTFORT.

2 LIMITED EDITIONS, SIGNED & WITH SKETCHES:

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 768.00
77 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES & ROBERT CRUMB, illustrator.

3 LIMITED EDITIONS:

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 832.00
78 BUKOWSKI, CHARLES. 1920-1994.

4 VOLUMES LIMITED EDITION CORRESPONDENCE, 2 SIGNED:

USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 768.00
  • 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
  • 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
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