• <center><b>Doyle: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake” Johnson<br>Online Only Auction ending Dec. 18</b>
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> WETZEL, CHARLES M. American Fishing Books. $400 to $600
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> BISSELL, ALFRED E., <i>In Pursuit of Salar.</i> $400 to $600
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> <i>The Settler and Sportsman in Anticosti.</i> $400 to $600
    <center><b>Doyle: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake” Johnson<br>Online Only Auction ending Dec. 18</b>
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> CARLETON, HENRY GUY, <i>Advice to Young Anglers.</i> $300 to $500
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> ROBINSON, ROLAND EVANS, <i>Forest and Stream Fables. By Awahsoose the Bear.</i> $300 to $500
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> SAWADA, KEN, <i>The Art of the Classic Salmon Fly.</i> $300 to $500
    <center><b>Doyle: Angling Books from the Collection of Arnold "Jake” Johnson<br>Online Only Auction ending Dec. 18</b>
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> SOUTHARD, CHARLES ZIBEON, <i>The Evolution of Trout and Trout Fishing in America.</i> $400 to $600
    <b>Doyle, Arnold “Jake” Johnson Online-Only Auction, ending Dec 18:</b> SOUTHARD, CHARLES ZIBEON, <i>Trout Fly-Fishing in America.</i> $400 to $600
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jean de Mandeville, <i>Reysen und Wanderschafften durch das Gelobte Land,</i> Strassburg, 1488. Sold for $106,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> José González Cabrera Bueno, <i>Navegación Especulativa, y Práctica,</i> Manila, 1734. Sold for $55,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Francis W. Winton, manuscript on pow-wows with indigenous Canadians, 1881. Sold for $65,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Louise Bourgeois, <i>He Disappeared Into Complete Silence,</i> portfolio with complete text & 9 engravings, 1947. Sold for $413,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Erich Maria Remarque, <i>All Quiet on the Western Front,</i> first American edition, Boston, 1929. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sir William Russell Flint, gouache & watercolor illustration for Homer's <i>Odyssey,</i> 1924. Sold for $22,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Kurt Vonnegut, archive of 12 letters, signed to his family, 6 illustrated, 1930s-40s. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Oscar Wilde, <i>Lady Windermere's Fan,</i> first edition, presentation copy, signed & inscribed, London, 1893. Sold for $27,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Emil Cardinaux, <i>St. Moritz,</i> 1918. Sold for $17,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> R.J. Waters, 3 panoramas of the San Francisco earthquake & fire, 1906. Sold for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Album with 200 cartes-de-visite, including images by Felice Beato, John Thompson & F.W. Sutton, Japan & China, 1863-69. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Thomas Paine, <i>The American Crisis,</i> Fishkill, NY, December 1776. Sold for $40,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s New York<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts Online<br>Ending December 17</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies…</i> The Second Impression. 1632. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> GEORGE CURZON, 1ST MARQUESS CURZON OF KEDLESTON. “Curzon Tiger Hunt.” [India: circa 1901]. 120 albumen photographs. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> (CASSADY, NEAL). Kerouac, Jack. <i>On the Road.</i> New York: Viking Press, 1957. Inscribed. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> VEGA, JOSEPH PENSO DE LA. <i>Confusion de Confusiones. Dialogos curiosos entre un Philosopho agudo, un Mercader discrete...</i> Amsterdam, 1688. $200,000 to $300,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Online, Now - Dec 17:</b> RACKHAM, ARTHUR — [WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE]. "The Moon Like to a Silver Bow New-Bent in Heaven," original illustration for <i>A Midsummer Night's Dream.</i> $12,000 to $18,000
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
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Binoche et Giquello: Ancient and Modern Books

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Auction Name Ancient and Modern Books Total Sales (EUR) 307,846.00
Auction Date 12/08/2017 - 12/08/2017 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 214,500.00
Sale Number #86492 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 277,300.00
Total Lots 68
Sold Lots 34 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 382,500.00
% of Lots Sold 50.00% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 490,800.00
Unsold Lots 34 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 62.72%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
60 RONSARD (Pierre de)

Les Oeuvres. Reveueus, corigees & augmentees par l'Autheur.

1584 EUR 40,000.00 - 50,000.00 EUR 48,875.00
32 [LE CLERC (Jean)]

Theatre geographique du royaume de France. Contenant les Cartes & Descriptions particulières des Provinces d'iceluy.

1632 EUR 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 EUR 30,077.00
28

Heures a lusaige de Romme.

1498 EUR 10,000.00 - 12,000.00 EUR 26,317.00
24

ENTRÉE. C'est l'ordre qui a este tenu a la nouvelle et ioyeuse entrée, que treshault, tresexcellent, & trespuissat Prince, le Roy trechrestien Henry deuzieme de ce nom, à [sic] faicte en sa bonne ville & cité de Paris, capitale de son Royaume, le seiziem

1549 EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 25,691.00
38

BREVIARIUM ECCLESIA ANDEGAVENSIS

XVe s. 2e moitié EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 19,320.00
20 CORNEILLE (Pierre)

Le Cid. Tragi-comédie.

1639 EUR 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 EUR 18,798.00
45

MISSALE ITINERANTIUM. Vade mecum. Missale itinerantium. Seu Misse Peculiares valde devote.

1510 EUR 15,000.00 - 20,000.00 EUR 18,798.00
19

COMMISSION DOGALE. [Instructions données par la République de Venise à Sebastiano Malipiero nommé en la charge de podestat de Sacile].

1581 EUR 12,000.00 - 15,000.00 EUR 13,785.00
30

[Heures de la Vierge Marie à l'usage de?].

1504 EUR 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 11,905.00
29

Horae in laudem beatissimae virginis Marie ad usum Romanum.

1556 EUR 7,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 8,772.00
11 CALVIN (Jean)

Institution de la religion Chrestienne.

1566 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 8,522.00
62 SALETTE (Arnaud de)

Los Psalmes de David metuts en rima bernesa.

1583 EUR 7,000.00 - 8,000.00 EUR 8,522.00
39

Ordo ad catecuminum - Ordo ad baptizandum infantem - Ordo ad ungendum infirmum - Oratio ad visitandum infirmum.

XIVe/XVe s. EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 6,440.00
48 MOSCARDO (Lodovico, comte de Vérone)


Note overo memorie del museo di Lodovico Moscardo nobile veronese.

1656 EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 6,141.00
64 SCHOTTUS (Petrus)

Lucubraciunculae ornatissimae.

1498 EUR 5,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 6,015.00
36 LE TASSE

De la noblesse, dialogue, où il est exactement traitté de toutes les preeminences, & des principales Marques d'Honneur des Souverains, & des Gentils-Hommes.

1633 EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,013.00
14 CESAR (Jules)

Les oeuvres Et briefves expositions de Julius cesar sur le faict des batailles de Gaule.

vers 1520-1522. EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,762.00
56

RÉGIME DE SANTÉ pour conserver le corps huma & vivre longuement, le souverain remede ctre lespidimie, la congnoissance des urines corrige par plusieurs docteurs regens en medecine regens a Montpellier avec une recepte de la grosse verolle.

s.d. vers 1533. EUR 4,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 4,762.00
13

CATALOGUE DE LIVRES RARES.

c. 1760. EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,508.00
37 MALHERBE (François de)

Les Poesies; avec les observations de Monsieur Menage.

1666 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 4,010.00
10

CALLIMAQUE. [En latin et en grec]: Hymni, epigrammata et fragmenta.

1675 EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,760.00
23 DURER (Albrecht)

Figurae passionis Domini nostri Iesu Christi.

n.d. EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 3,760.00
17 CIBOLE (Robert)

Le Livre de la perfection de la vie crestienne [sic].

vers 1510. EUR 2,000.00 - 2,500.00 EUR 3,509.00
43 JOUDE (Grégoire).

Une Oeuvre très exquise qu'a fait Grégoire Joude Marchant à Sallès. La Doctrine des moeurs fort instructifs et récréatifs.

1743 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 3,220.00
3 BACON (Francis)

L'Artisan de la Fortune. Ensemble les Antithèses des Choses, les Sophismes, & les Charactères de l'Esprit.

1640 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 2,506.00
  • <b>Bonhams New York: Fine Books and Manuscripts Including the World of Hilary Knight. December 5, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> KNIGHT, HILARY. The Original Portrait of Eloise that Hung at the Plaza Hotel. $100,000 to 150,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> WARHOL, ANDY. "Iced Lemon Delight," an Original Watercolor Presented to Hilary Knight's cat, Phoebe $8,000 to 12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> SENDAK, MAURICE. <i>Where the Wild Things Are.</i> PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED with drawing to Hilary Knight in the month following publication. $10,000 to 15,000
    <b>Bonhams New York: Fine Books and Manuscripts Including the World of Hilary Knight. December 5, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> NOLAND, KENNETH. Original circle painting, untitled, acrylic and ink on cloth, for cover of monograph $8,000 to 12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> TOULOUSE-LAUTREC. <i>Histoires Naturelles,</i> 1899. With 22 original lithographs. $10,000 to 15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>A Collection of Poems,</i> [1711]. The first authoritative and complete collected Sonnets.$15,000 to 20,000
    <b>Bonhams New York: Fine Books and Manuscripts Including the World of Hilary Knight. December 5, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> LONDON, JACK. <i>The Call of the Wild.</i> 1903. First edition, first state jacket. $2,000 to 3,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> FROST, ROBERT. Autograph Manuscript of "Build Soil," 12 pp, 1932-1936. $15,000 to 20,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> GOULD, GLENN. Glenn Gould's extensively annotated copy of Bach's Goldberg Variations $100,000 to 150,000
    <b>Bonhams New York: Fine Books and Manuscripts Including the World of Hilary Knight. December 5, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> PLATH, SYLVIA. EARLY Autograph Letter Signed, about her beginnings as a writer, Northampton, MA, 1951. $7,000 to 10,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> HOUDINI, HARRY. A collection of 11 cast iron shackle and lock items from Houdini's personal collection. $20,000 to 30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec 5:</b> M4 ENGIMA MACHINE, with very rare RARE HYDRA KEY ENVELOPE. $400,000 to 600,000
  • <b>Arenberg Auctions: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, and Works on Paper. December 14 & 15, 2018</b>
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> LÉOPOLD II of Belgium. Autograph letter signed to Ferdinand de Lesseps. (Brusselss, 30th of August 1881. € 500 / 600
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> Unique collection of c. 280 satirical postcards on Léopold II of Belgium.<br>€ 3.000 / 3.500
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> Horae, use of Rouen, c. 1475.<br>€ 22.000 / 30.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, and Works on Paper. December 14 & 15, 2018</b>
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> <i>Sensuyt la tresplaisante hystoire du preux et vaillant Guerin de Montglaue</i> [...]. € 6.000 / 8.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> SCUTENAIRE, Louis. <i>Mes inscriptions.</i> 1945-1963. € 1.000 / 1.200
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> Études Gèographiques [puzzle].<br>€ 70 / 100
    <b>Arenberg Auctions: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps, and Works on Paper. December 14 & 15, 2018</b>
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> Unique series of fifty 19th-c. Persian miniatures. € 1.500 / 2.500
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> SIXTUS IV. <i>De sanguine Christi et De potentia Dei,</i> 1474. € 4.500 / 6.000
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> Joan Miró, lithographies. € 200 / 300
    <b>Arenberg Auctions, Dec 14-15:</b> MERIAN, Anna Maria Sibylla. [Metamorphosis of a brown butterfly]. € 4.000 / 5.000
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