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
104 HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. 1899-1961.

In Our Time.

Paris 1924 USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 USD 40,960.00
105 HOMER. KOSTROV, EMIL, translator.

Gomerova Iliada / perevedennaia Ermilom Kostrovym. [The Iliad of Homer / translated by Emil Kostrov.]

St. Petersburg: 1787 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 2,048.00
106 LE CARRE, JOHN. 1931-2020.

Call for the Dead.

London 1961 USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 6,144.00
107 LE CARRE, JOHN. 1931-2020.

A Murder of Quality (Uncorrected Proof).

London 1962 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 14,080.00
108 LE CARRE, JOHN. 1931-2020.

A Murder of Quality.

London 1962 USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 5,376.00
109 LE CARRE, JOHN. 1931-2020.

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold.

London 1963 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 Not Sold
110 LE CARRE, JOHN. 1931-2020.

A group of 3 U.S. First Editions:

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 Not Sold
111 LE CARRE, JOHN. 1931-2020.

A group of 9 proofs and advance reading copies.

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 2,176.00
112 MCCARTHY, CORMAC. 1933-2023.

The Border Trilogy. First editions, two inscribed by McCarthy, of all three volumes of the trilogy.

USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 3,328.00
113 MITCHELL, MARGARET. 1900-1949.

Gone with the Wind.

New York 1936 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 4,608.00
114 MILNE, A.A. & ERNEST H. SHEPARD, illustrator.

When We Were Very Young.

London 1924 USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00 Not Sold
115 MILNE, A.A. & ERNEST H. SHEPARD, illustrator.

The House at Pooh Corner.

New York 1928 USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 USD 3,072.00
116 O'NEILL, EUGENE. 1888-1953.

This lot features a collection O'Neill manuscripts from the estate of Jane Caldwell Bohaker, O'Neill's San Francisco typist. Jane Caldwell was the daughter of an old school friend of Carlotta O'Neill who was hired by the writer as a typist in the final y

USD 5,000.00 - 7,500.00 USD 5,120.00
117 RAND, AYN. 1905-1982.

Atlas Shrugged.

New York 1967 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,920.00
118

SIGNATURES OF RICHARD RODGERS, JEROME KERN, AND COLE PORTER.

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 435.20
119 ROWLING, J.K. B. 1965.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

London 1997 USD 50,000.00 - 80,000.00 USD 70,350.00
120 ROWLING, J.K. B. 1965.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

London 1997 USD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 7,040.00
121 ROWLING, J.K. B. 1965.

First editions of each book (Philosopher's Stone, a 4th printing, all other 1st printings), with Chamber of Secrets SIGNED by Rowling:

USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD 8,320.00
122 ROWLING, J.K. B. 1965.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

London 1998 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 960.00
123 ROWLING, J.K. B. 1965.

A group of 3 first editions of J.K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith titles.

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 768.00
124 SCHULZ, CHARLES M. 1922-2000.

TWO SIGNED BOOKS, ONE WITH ORIGINAL DRAWING:

USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 3,328.00
126 BENNETT, ROBERT and ARTEMIS, illustrator.

The Wrath of John Steinbeck or St. John Goes to Church.

Los Angeles 1939 USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,024.00
127 SWIFT, JONATHAN. 1667-1745.

Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World ... by Lemuel Gulliver.

London 1726 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 7,040.00
128 O'CONNOR, WILLIAM DOUGLAS.

The Good Gray Poet: A Vindication.

New York 1866 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,792.00
129 WOOLF, VIRGINIA. 1882-1941.

Autograph Letter Signed ("Virginia Woolf") to Paul Colin sending her books and discussing the French translation of "The Mark on the Wall,"

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 Not Sold
  • 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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