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Burgersdijk and Niermans: Books

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Auction Name Books Total Sales (EUR) 487,112.40
Auction Date 11/12/2019 - 11/13/2019 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 265,310.00
Sale Number #350 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 265,310.00
Total Lots 1120
Sold Lots 991 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 303,305.00
% of Lots Sold 88.48% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 303,305.00
Unsold Lots 129 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 160.60%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1035 ORTELIUS, A..

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.

1598 EUR 18,000.00 - 18,000.00 EUR 39,744.00
1063 WEINMANN, J.W.

Duidelyke vertoning, Eeniger Duizend in alle Vier Waerelds Deelen wassende Bomen, Stammen, Kruiden, Bloemen, Vrugten, en Uitwassen, &c.

1736-48 EUR 22,000.00 - 22,000.00 EUR 37,260.00
706

ANAMORPHOSIS -- COLLECTION of 17 - anonymous - hand-drawn and hand-coloured anamorphosis plates, 9 circular ø 310 mm and 8 rectangular 430 x 290 mm shaped drawings mounted on cardboard.

19th c. second half? EUR 800.00 - 800.00 EUR 19,872.00
730 LUYKEN, Christina Margarethe Bernhardine 1797-1849.

Binder containing a series of 56 drawings "na de natuur" after nature in colour of flowers, the majority dated, annotated and signed on the v°-side. Landfort

±1809-1837 EUR 4,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 14,904.00
842 JUNGHUHN, F.W.

Java, zijne gedaante, zijn plantentooi en inwendige bouw. 2e verb. uitg.

c.W. Mieling EUR 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 13,662.00
1103 BRUYN also BRUIN or BRUIJN, C.de .

Reizen door de vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia, De Eylanden Scio, Rhodus, Cyprus, Metelino, Stanchio, &c. Mitsgaders de voornaamste Steden van Ægypten, Syrien en Palestina.

1698 EUR 4,800.00 - 4,800.00 EUR 11,178.00
716

BUIJS, JACOBUS -- COLLECTION of over 400 finely washed miniature ink pen drawings,

1790-99 EUR 4,500.00 - 4,500.00 EUR 8,694.00
742 RUYTENSCHILDT, Abraham Johannes 1778-1841.

Collection of 16 figure studies and portraits.

N.d. 1810's. EUR 400.00 - 400.00 EUR 6,831.00
750 VISSER, Leo 1880-1950.

Collection of coloured lithographed calendars and loose calendar leaves, including 8 complete calendars, and a small collection of 37 original drawings after nature from Visser's workshop.

c.1920-1941 EUR 3,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 6,831.00
1051

SACHSENSPIEGEL -- SPIEGHEL VAN SASSEN, Den. Dat welcke tracterende en[de] inhoudende is alle de keyserlike rechten, dyemen daghelicx meest ghebrukende is.

1512 EUR 4,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 6,831.00
565 PICARD, E.

Le juré. Monodrame en cinq actes.

1887 EUR 5,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 4,968.00
988

BIBLIA: Dat is de gantsche Heylighe Schrift, grondelick ende trouvvelick verduydtschet:

1567-68. EUR 1,400.00 - 1,400.00 EUR 4,222.80
963 SCHENKELIUS, L.

Tabula publicæ scholæ Mechliniensis, summam rei scholasticæ complectens, omnibus docentibus perutilis.

1576 EUR 100.00 - 100.00 EUR 3,974.40
321 PUSHKIN, A.

Der Berggefangene Kavkazski plennik. Aus dem Russischen übersetzt von Alexander Wulffert.

1823 EUR 3,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 3,726.00
760 ZWART, Willem de 1862-1931.

Koemarkt in Hilversum.

N.d., c.1900. EUR 700.00 - 700.00 EUR 3,726.00
987

BIBLIA, Dat is: De gantsche H. Schrifture, vervat. alle de Canonijcke Boecken des O. & des N.T. Met De Boecken genaemt Apocryphe.

1645 EUR 2,000.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 3,477.60
818 DOU, J.J. & S. v.

BROECKHUYSEN. 't Hoogheymraedschap van Rhynland. ... vernieut, geämplieert en gecorrigeert ....

1687 EUR 2,400.00 - 2,400.00 EUR 2,980.80
596 APULEIUS.

The most pleasant and delectable tale of the marriage of Cupid and Psyches from the Golden Asse. Transl. out of the Latin by W. Adlington, 1566.

1936 EUR 1,800.00 - 1,800.00 EUR 2,732.40
622 LEOPOLD, J.H.

Cheops.

1916 EUR 600.00 - 600.00 EUR 2,359.80
697

MEDITERRANEAN SEA -- "CARTE NOUVELLE de la Mer Mediterranée où sont Exactement Remarqués tous les Ports, Golfes, Rochers, Bancs de Sable &c. à l'usage des Armées du Roy de la Grande Bretagne. …

EUR 1,800.00 - 1,800.00 EUR 2,359.80
597 RIMBAUD, A.

Deux poèmes.

1932 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,235.60
630

AMERICÆ nova tabula.

c.1645 EUR 2,000.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 2,235.60
802 HOOFT, P.C.

Werken.

1703-38 EUR 600.00 - 600.00 EUR 2,235.60
1067 RÖSEL v.

ROSENHOF, A.J. & C.F.C. KLEEMANN. De natuurlijke historie der insecten. Uit den echten Hoogduitschen druk ... vertaald. Vol. I-IV.

c.1765-82 EUR 1,200.00 - 1,200.00 EUR 2,235.60
817 KRUIKIUS, N. & J.

't Hooge Heemraedschap van Delfland met alle de Steden, Dorpen, Ambachten, Litmaten, Polders, etc..

1712-50 EUR 1,300.00 - 1,300.00 EUR 2,111.40
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Francis Scott Key, <i>Star Spangled Banner,</i> first printing, c. 1814-16. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> William Sydney Porter, a.k.a. “O. Henry,” archive of drawings made to illustrate a lost mining memoir, c. 1883-84. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> [Bay Psalm Book], printed for Hezekiah Usher of Boston, Cambridge, c. 1648-65. $50,000 to $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Noticia estraordinario,</i> probable first announcement in Mexico City of the fall of the Alamo, 1836. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Patrick Gass, first edition of earliest first-hand account of the Lewis and Clarke expedition, Pittsburgh, 1807. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Diploma from the Princeton Class of 1783, commencement attended by Washington & Continental Congress. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Sprague Light Cavalry!</i> color-printed broadside, NY, 1863. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>The Lincoln & Johnson Union Campaign Songster,</i> Philadelphia, 1864. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Lucy Parsons, labor organizer, albumen cabinet card, New York, 1886. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Daniel L.F. Swift, journal as third mate on a Pacific Whaling voyage, 1848-1850. $3,000 to $4,0000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Two photos of Thomas Moran, Grand Canyon, silver prints, 1901. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Helvelius. Two Autograph Letters Signed to Francis Aston, Royal Society Secretary, noting his feud with Robert Hooke, 5 pp total, 1685. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Newton, Isaac. Autograph manuscript on God, 4 pp, c.1710, "In the beginning was the Word...."?$100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. First edition, first issue. Untrimmed copy in contemporary boards. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Signed photograph, beardless portrait with Civil War provenance. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> IMPEACHMENT. Original engrossed copy of the first Andrew Johnson impeachment resolution vote. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Mucha, Alphonse. 11 original pencil drawings for?<i>Andelicek z Baroku,</i> "Litte Baroque Angel," Prague, 1929. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Einstein, Albert. Annotated Galley Proofs for <i>The Meaning of Relativity.</i> 1921. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Silverstein, Shel. Original maquette for <i>The Giving Tree,</i> 34 original drawings. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Roth, Philip. Typed Manuscript with substantial autograph corrections for an unpublished sequel to <i>The Breast.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Taupin, Bernie. Autograph Manuscript, the original draft of lyrics for Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," 2 pp, 1973. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. <i>De Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Padua: 1643. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> CESALPINO, ANDREA. <i>Peripateticarum Quaestionum Libri Quinque.</i> Venice: 1571. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Leon TOLSTOÏ. <i>Anna Karenina.</i> Moscou, 1878. First and full edition of the Russian novel, in the author’s language.<br>Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Mark TWAIN. <i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade).</i> New York, 1885. First American edition.<br>Est. 5 000 / 6 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Walt WHITMAN. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York, 1856. Second edition gathering 32 poems. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Karen BLIXEN. <i>Out of Africa.</i> Londres, 1937. First edition in the UK, before Danish translation and American release.<br>Est. 1 500 / 2 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Ernest HEMINGWAY. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> New York, 1929. First edition with $2.50 on the dust and A on the copyright page.<br>Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris, Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition published by Sylvia Beach. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Dubliners.</i> Londres, 1914. First edition. Nice copy in publisher’s cardboard. Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Franz KAFKA. 8 novels in German first edition, published in München, Leipzig and Berlin 1916-1931. Est. from 300 / 400 to 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> David Herbert LAWRENCE. <i>Lady Chatterley's Lover.</i> Florence, 1928. Privately printed first edition. Est. 4 000 / 5 000 €
    John STEINBECK. <i>The Grapes of Wrath.</i> New York, 1939. First edition. Nice copy with $2.75 on the cover. Est. 1 000 / 1 200 €
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