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Holabird Kagin Americana: Holiday Treasures - session 2

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Auction Name Holiday Treasures - session 2 Total Sales (USD) 110,156.07
Auction Date 12/06/2019 - 12/06/2019 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 115,050.00
Sale Number #61790 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 197,785.00
Total Lots 736
Sold Lots 326 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 225,259.00
% of Lots Sold 44.29% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 395,240.00
Unsold Lots 410 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 27.87%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
2658

Yukon/Skagway Gold Nugget, 4.51 ozs #108956

USD 9,000.00 - 14,000.00 USD 11,250.00
2657

Atlin District "Pi" Gold Nugget, 3.14 ozs #108957

USD 6,500.00 - 8,500.00 USD 5,875.00
2659

Gold Nugget 1.87 troy ozs #109079

USD 3,400.00 - 5,000.00 USD 4,500.00
2489

Republic of China Bond #108047

USD 4,000.00 - 5,500.00 USD 4,250.00
2003

Sopori Land and Mining Company Stock Certificate #106526

USD 2,100.00 - 3,500.00 USD 3,625.00
2476

Chinese Government Bond #108048

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 2,375.00
2226

Muskegon Iron Mining Company Stock (Crystal Falls) #105975

USD 200.00 - 500.00 USD 2,000.00
2502

Standard Oil Trust stock certificate #106431

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 2,000.00
2198

Telluride, Colorado Mining Stock Certificate Collection #107684

USD 180.00 - 260.00 USD 1,875.00
2477

Chinese Government Bond #106529

USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,562.50
2485

Lung-Tsing-U-Hai Railway Bond from the Republic of China #106528

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00 USD 1,562.50
2011

THE GOLD MINING COMPANY - Western United States Classic Stock Certificate #86002

USD 2,400.00 - 4,250.00 USD 1,500.00
2616

Atlantic and Pacific Aerial Navigation Co. Stock, 1897 #110205

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,187.50
2402

Seven High Grade Tintic District Mining Stocks #110101

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 1,125.00
2471

China 29th Year Military Supply Bond Suite #106479

USD 650.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,062.50
2346

Wells Fargo Mining Co. Stock Certificate #110847

USD 1,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 937.50
2484

Four Hukuang Railways Bonds, 1911 #106571

USD 550.00 - 1,050.00 USD 937.50
2494

Chinese Railroad Bonds (4) #106574

USD 425.00 - 1,050.00 USD 875.00
2488

Republic of China Bond #108051

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 812.50
2482

Chinese Railroad Bonds- Four #106575

USD 350.00 - 700.00 USD 750.00
2050

Metropolitan Copper Mining Company Stock Certificate #107745

USD 400.00 - 800.00 USD 687.50
2051

Golden Gate Gold, Silver & Copper Mining Co. Stock Certificate #107739

USD 300.00 - 600.00 USD 687.50
2173

Six La Plata County, Colorado Mining Stock Certificates #107701

USD 150.00 - 200.00 USD 687.50
2478

Chinese Government Treasury Note #108052

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 687.50
2479

Chinese Imperial Govt Gold Bonds of 1898 #106478

USD 550.00 - 850.00 USD 687.50
  • <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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