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Dominic Winter Book Auctions: Printed Books, Maps and Documents

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Auction Name Printed Books, Maps and Documents Total Sales (GBP) 618,728.40
Auction Date 09/08/2021 - 09/08/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 253,730.00
Sale Number #774 High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 377,450.00
Total Lots 628
Sold Lots 556 Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 287,650.00
% of Lots Sold 88.54% High Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 426,600.00
Unsold Lots 72 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 145.04%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
147 Black (Joseph)

Black (Joseph). Dissertatio medica inauguralis..., 1754

1754 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 55,200.00
454

World. Sylvanus (Bernard), Untitled Map of the World, Venice, 1511

1511 GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 GBP 38,400.00
130 Newton (Isaac).

Newton (Isaac). Opticks: Or, A Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions, etc ..., 1704

1704 GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 GBP 28,800.00
212 Dodsley (Robert, circa 1681-1749).

Dodsley (Robert, circa 1681-1750). A fine illustrated manuscript volume, circa 1720s

circa 1720s GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 GBP 24,000.00
311 Bellisario (Ray, 1936-2018).

Bellisario (Ray, 1936-2018). Photographer and Royal Paparazzo. A large archive.

circa 1950s/1970s GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00 GBP 19,200.00
300 Brandt (Bill, 1904-1983).

Brandt (Bill, 1904-1983). An archive of 66 photographs of housing conditions

c. 1939-1943 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 18,000.00
37 Kerr (Lord Mark Robert) Hamilton (William).

Kerr (Lord Mark Robert). Manuscript Copy The Northern Coast of the County of Antrim

GBP 500.00 - 800.00 GBP 14,400.00
368

British Isles. Ptolemy (Claudius & Berlinghieri Francesco), Tabula Prima d Europa, 1482

1482 GBP 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 GBP 8,400.00
361

British Isles. (Bertelli F. & Lily G.), Britania Insula quae duo Regna continet..., Venice 1562

[1562] GBP 7,000.00 - 10,000.00 GBP 7,800.00
152 Berg (George, 1730-1775).

Berg (George, 1730-1775). Experiments in Chemistry

1759-1774 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 6,960.00
85 Morandus (Benedictus).

Morandus (Benedictus) De laudibus Bononiae contra Seneses, Bologna: Ugo Rugerius, 1481

1481 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 6,240.00
69 Taverner (John).

Taverner (John). Certaine Experiments Concerning Fish and Fruite, 1600

1600 GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 GBP 6,000.00
68 [Smith, John].

Smith (John). The Compleat Fisher, or, The True Art of Angling..., 1716

1716 GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 5,760.00
382

England & Wales. Hollar (W.), The Kingdome of England & Principality of Wales..., 1644

1644 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 5,520.00
199 Heideloff (Nikolaus Wilhelm Von).

Heideloff (Nikolaus Wilhelm Von). Gallery of Fashion, 1794-1800

1794-1800 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 5,280.00
112

Bible [English]. The Holy Bible, containing the Old Testament and the New, 1616

1616 GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 5,040.00
410

London. Meynell (Gerard T.), The Field Distemper Fund..., 1914

1914 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 4,800.00
460 Baden-Powell (Robert, 1857-1941).

Baden-Powell (Robert, 1857-1941). Peace & War, Mafeking 19.11.99

19.11.99 GBP 250.00 - 350.00 GBP 4,560.00
100 Coverdale (Miles).

Coverdale (Miles), Certain most godly, fruitful, and comfortable letters of... Martyrs of God, 1564

1564 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 4,320.00
525 Malory (Thomas) Shakespeare (William) Argyll (John Douglas Sutherland Campbell, Duke of) Keats (John) Bright (William) Aesop

Bindings. A collection of ten Arts & Crafts style bindings

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 4,320.00
49 [Barker, Thomas].

Barker (Thomas). The Country-mans Recreation, 1654

1654 GBP 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 GBP 4,080.00
522 Bagehot (Walter).

Bagehot (Walter). Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market, 1873

1873 GBP 500.00 - 700.00 GBP 4,080.00
126 Taylor (John)

Taylor (John) - Bible [English]. Verbum sempiternum, London: F. Collins for T. Ilive, 1693

1693 GBP 500.00 - 800.00 GBP 3,840.00
128 Aesop.

Aesop. Aesop's Fables, with his life, 1703

1703 GBP 500.00 - 800.00 GBP 3,840.00
424

Poland & Lithuania. Gudicanus (August), Nova Descriptio Totius Regni Polonici..., 1658

1658 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 3,840.00
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>A Record Breaking Season</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon,</b> first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold Sept. 30 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Homme à la Pipe: Portrait du Docteur Gachet, Evening,</i> etching, 1890. Sold Nov. 2 — $161,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edward Ruscha, <i>Stains,</i> title page, one of 70, signed, 1969. Sold Nov. 9 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand colored aquatint, 1828. Sold Dec.9 — $137,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edmund Dulac, <i>The Snow Queen,</i> watercolor, gouache, pen & ink, 1910. Sold Dec. 16 — $125,000.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br> Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana<br>Online<br>Now through January 25, 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> (Flag) — Commemorative Thirteen-Star Flag. Pre-Civil War, Thirteen-Star Flag of the United States, from the collection of Charles Kuralt. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Fitzgerald, F. Scott. <i>Tender is the Night</i>. First edition, presentation copy, and a former mystery. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Salinger, J.D. <i>The Catcher in the Rye.</i> A strikingly fresh first edition of Salinger's essential novel. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> “America's second Declaration of Independence” — signed by Whitman. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> [Dylan, Bob]. Some of the earliest known professional portraits. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Y-Worth [Yarworth], William. <i>Cerevisiarii Comes: Or, the New and True Art of Brewing…</i> A rare and early English work on the art of brewing. $5,000 to $7,000.
  • <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321). <i>Commedia.</i> Venezia: Vindelino da Spira, 1477. Estimate: € 40.000 - 60.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DALI, Salvador (1908-1989) - William SHAKESPEARE (1564-1616). <i>Romeo e Giulietta.</i> Milan: Rizzoli, 1975. Estimate: € 25.000 - 35.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> MALVASIA, Cornelio; MONTANARI, Geminiano. <i>Ephemerides novissimae motuum coelestium.</i> Modena: Cassiani, 1662. Estimate: € 8.000 - 12.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> JANSSONIUS, Johannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, Orbem maritimum [Novus Atlas, volume V: carte marittime].</i> Amsterdam: Janssonius, 1650. Estimate: € 12.000 - 18.000.
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