• <b><center>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Old master, modern and contemporary art<br>Maps & Orientalia<br>8th-9th-10th of June 2022
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Giuseppe Aloja, Veduta di Napoli dalla parte di Chiaia. Starting price: € 1650
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Abraham Ortelius, Mappa dell'Atlantico del Nord. Starting price: € 280
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Max Klinger, Für alle. 1884. Starting price: € 360
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Katsushita Taito II, Kacho gaden. Starting price: € 320
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Blub, Galileo Galilei. Starting price: € 100
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>Initial A on vellum, Cologne around 1300. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>J. Androuet du Cerceau, <i> Bastiments de France,</i> 1607. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>E. Cerillo, <i>Dipinti murali di Pompei,</i> 1886. Est: €2,500
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>L. de Austria, <i>Compilatio de astrorum scientia,</i> 1489. Est: €9,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>B. Besler, <i>Hortus Eystettensis,</i> around 1750. Est: €50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br><i>PAN,</i> 1895-1900. Est: €15,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>F. Colonna, <i>Hypnerotomachia Poliphili,</i> 1545. Est: €40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>F. Schiller, <i>Die Räuber,</i> 1781. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>J. Albers, <i>Formulation : Articulation,</i> 1972. Est: €18,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>G. B. Ramusio, <i>Delle navigationi e viaggi,</i> 1556-1613. Est: €14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>M. Wied Neuwied, <i>Reise in das Innere Nord-America,</i> 1839-41. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>E. Paolozzi, <i>Bunk,</i> 1972. Est: €25,000
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br> The Library of Henry Rogers<br>Broughton, 2nd Baron Fairhaven<br>Part I<br>18 May 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> John James Audubon and James Bachman. <i>The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America.</i> New York: J.J. Audubon, 1845-1848. £150,000 to £250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Thomas and William Daniell. <i>Oriental Scenery,</i> London, 1795-1807 [but 1841], 6 parts in 3 volumes, folio. £150,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Mark Catesby. <i>The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands...</i> London, 1731-1743, 2 volumes. £100,000 to £150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Gould and Lear. <i>A monograph of the Ramphastidae,</i> 1854; <i>Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae,</i> 1832. £60,000 to £90,000.

New England Auctions: Fine Book and Ephemera Auction - bidstart 12/17

Auction Reports

Auction Name Fine Book and Ephemera Auction - bidstart 12/17 Total Sales (USD) 23,934.00
Auction Date 01/11/2022 - 01/11/2022 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 0.00
Sale Number #11 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 0.00
Total Lots 192
Sold Lots 191 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 0.00
% of Lots Sold 99.48% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 0.00
Unsold Lots 1 Total Sales as a % of High Est. Inf%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
147 Tolkien, J. R. R..

The Hobbit By J. R. R. Tolkien. Later American Edition In Dust Jacket.With Color Frontis. Ex-Library Bookplate. Perforated Stamp On Title.

Not Available USD 2,700.00
155 J. K. Rowling.

Harry Potter By J. K. Rowling. (4) Signed Later Printings. Sorcerer's Stone. Goblet Of Fire. Three Copies.

Vd Not Available USD 1,200.00
47 U. S. Grant.

Personal Memoirs Of U. S. Grant. (2) Volume 1. (1885). 3/4 Leather.

1885 Not Available USD 450.00
78 Guarini.

Il Pastor Fido & Le Rime Del Sig. Caualier Battista Guarini. Lacks Cover.

1640 Not Available USD 450.00
146 Bemelmans, Ludwig.

Madeline By Ludwig Bemelmans. First Edition First Issue In Dust Jacket. Library Bookplate. Perforated Stamp On Title.

1939 Not Available USD 450.00

The Monthly Chronicle Of Events, Discoveries, Improvements And Opinions. (3) bound volumes. Illustrated With Maps and Drawings. 3/4 Leather.

1840's Not Available USD 420.00

Hildebrand. Theologia Dogmatica * Calixt. De Præcipuis Christianæ Religionis * Titius. Disputatio Prima de Prooemio Theologiæ et de Scriptura Sacra. Together 3 volumes bound in 1. Thick 4to, contemporary vellum; library bookplate, manuscript note on first

1684-92 Not Available USD 420.00
150 Burton, Virginia Lee.

The Little House By Virginia Lee Burton. Signed. Second Printing In Dust Jacket. Perforated Library Stamp On Title.

1942 Not Available USD 390.00

Advertising Ink Blotters. Large Lot.

Vd Not Available USD 360.00
46 Defoe, Daniel..

The Life And Adventures Of Robinson Crusoe By Daniel Defoe. (2) Volumes. 3/4 Leather.

1820 Not Available USD 360.00
75 Casanova, Joseph de.

Primera Parte del Arte de Escrivir [all publ.]. 16 (of 30) engraved plates. Folio, limp vellum; lacking plates and several leaves. SOLD-AS-IS.

1650 Not Available USD 360.00
87 Sandburg, Carl.

Abraham Lincoln The War Years & The Prairie Years By Carl Sandburg. (6) Volumes. 3/4 Leather.

1939 Not Available USD 360.00
172 Featley, Daniel.

The Dippers Dipt. Or, The Anabapatists Ducked And Plungd By Daniel Featley.

1646 Not Available USD 360.00

Group of 25 volumes. Most illustrated. 8vo or smaller, most wrappers; varying wear, some incomplete others worn and soiled.

19th-century. Not Available USD 330.00

Limited Editions Club (6) Signed Volumes. Maggie By Stephen Crane. * The Mill On The Floss By George Elliot. * American Notes By Dickens. * Etc.

Vd Not Available USD 330.00
151 Sendak, Maurice.

Where Wild Things Are By Maurice Sendak. Signed. Second State In Dust Jacket. Library Stamp. Dust Jacket Adhered To Book At Flaps.

1963 Not Available USD 330.00

Weird Tales (8) Signed & Limited Editions. 1990's

Vd Not Available USD 300.00

Picturesque Representations Of The Dress And Manners Of The Austrians. With 50 Hand-Colored Plates.

1814 Not Available USD 300.00
52 Moser, Barry.

(15) Volumes Illustrated Or About Barry Moser. Nine Of Them Are Signed.

Vd Not Available USD 240.00

Advertising Broadsheets. The Barstow Parlor Stove. * The Patent Expansion Lamp Shade. * Hood's Sarsaparilla. * Etc.

Vd Not Available USD 228.00

Signed Limited Editions Club (6) Volumes. The Poems Of Alfred, Lord Tennyson. (1974). * Irish Folk Tales Edited By Yeats. (1973). * Ah, wilderness By Eugene O,Neill. (1972). * Etc.

Vd Not Available USD 216.00
22 Wells, H. G..

The Outline Of History By H. G. Wells. 24 Issues, Complete.

1919-20 Not Available USD 204.00
71 Roscio, Giulio, .

et. al. Ritratti et Elogii di Capitani Illustri. Profusion of engraved portrraits. 4to, old vellum; covers detached, disbound, lacking last several leaves. SOLD-AS-IS.

1646 Not Available USD 204.00
164 Greene.

A Yankee Among The Nullifiers By Greene.

1833 Not Available USD 204.00
42 Shelly, Mary Wollstonecraft.

Frankenstein By Mary Shelly. Limited Editions Club. 1/1500 Signed By The Illustrator.

1934 Not Available USD 192.00
  • <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Focus on Women<br>June 2, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Susan B. Anthony & Ida Husted Harper, <i>The History of Woman Suffrage,</i> first edition set, New York, 1881-1922. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Georgia Douglass Johnson, <i>Bronze: a Book of Verse,</i> first edition, Boston, 1922. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Elaine Fried de Kooning, small archive of material. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Focus on Women<br>June 2, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Helena Bochoráková-Dittrichová, <i>Z Mého Detství Drevoryty,</i> first edition, Prague, 1929. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Chicago Women’s Graphics Collective, <i>Cry Out,</i> silkscreen poster, Chicago, 1972. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Pearl S. Buck, <i>The Good Earth,</i> first edition, New York, 1931. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Birds.- Gould (John). <i>The Birds of Great Britain,</i> 5 vol., first edition, [1862-]1873. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Canadiana.- Cockburn (Maj. Gen. James Pattison, 1779-1847), After. [Six Landscape of Quebec City and Six Views of Niagara Falls], 2 suites in 1 vol., comprising 12 aquatints, 1833. £30,000 to £40,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Joyce (James). <i>Ulysses,</i> number 218 of 150 copies on verge d'arches, Paris, Shakespeare & Company, 1922. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Rowling (J.K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> first paperback edition, signed by the author, 1997. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Du Maurier (Daphne). <i>Rebecca,</i> first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author to her governess, 1938. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Magna Carta.- An exact copy of King John's Great Charter of 1215, transcribed from the fire damaged but legible manuscript in the Cottonian Library, British Library, J. Pine, 1733. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Woolf (Virginia). <i>Mrs Dalloway,</i> first edition, Hogarth Press, 1925. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Tudor exiles opposed to the Marian regime.- Mary I (Queen of England) Letter signed "Marye the Quene" to Lord Paget, signed at head, titled at head "By the King and Quene", 1556. £8,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> America.- Newfoundland.- Whitbourne (Sir Richard). <i>A discourse and discouery of Nevv-found-land…,</i> second edition, By Felix Kingston, 1622. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>26th May 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Cervantès Saavedra (Miguel de). <i>El Ingenioso Hidalgo Do Quixote de la Mancha,</i> 4 vol., Madrid, Por Don Joaquin Ibarra, 1780. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Stubbs (George). <i>The Anatomy of the Horse,</i> first edition, first issue, Printed by J. Purser, for the Author, 1766. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum, May 26:</b> Cardiology.- Lower (Richard). <i>Tractatus de Corde item De Motu & Colore Sanguinus et Chyli in cum Transitu,</i> first edition, 1669. £5,000 to £7,000.
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