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Catawiki B. V.: Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 4/8

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Auction Name Old and Rare Books (pre-1800) - bidstart 4/8 Total Sales (EUR) 11,948.58
Auction Date 04/20/2022 - 04/20/2022 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 3,355.00
Sale Number #42022 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 4,375.00
Total Lots 125
Sold Lots 107 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 9,765.00
% of Lots Sold 85.60% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 11,906.00
Unsold Lots 18 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 100.36%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
56208615 André Campra

Motets à I, II et III voix avec la basse continue/et instruments

1700/1703 Not Available EUR 1,088.91
57621725 Catrou & Rouille

Histoire romaine depuis la fondation de Rome avec des notes historiques

1725 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 555.90
57631765 François de Salignac de la Mothe Fénelon

Directions pour la conscience d’un roi, composées pour l’instruction de Louis de France, duc de Bour

1747 Not Available EUR 485.05
57539011 Rétif de la Bretonnerie

Les nouveaux mémoires d'un homme de qualité

1774 Not Available EUR 362.97
57549293 Montesqieu

De l'esprit des Loix

1749 Not Available EUR 333.54
57626781 Jacob-Nicolas Moreau

Les devoirs du Prince réduits à un seul principe, ou Discours sur la justice, dédié au Roi

1775 Not Available EUR 322.64
54820385 André Grétry

Mémoires ou essais sur la Musique, par le Citoyen Grétry

1797 Not Available EUR 284.49
57559235 Noël-Antoine Pluche

Le Spectacle de la Nature ou Entretiens sur les particularités de l'Histoire naturelle

1735/1739 EUR 300.00 - 400.00 EUR 261.60
57627301 H.G. Duchesne

Dictionnaire de l'industrie

1776 EUR 275.00 - 375.00 EUR 261.60
57566343 Epictète

Le Manuel d'Epictète et les Commentaires de Simplicius

1715 Not Available EUR 250.70
57711539 Charles Rollin

Histoire ancienne des Égyptiens, des Carthaginois, des Assyriens, des Babyloniens, des Mèdes ...

1737 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 241.98
57653299 Capitaine Charles Johnson

Histoire des Pirates Anglois

1726 EUR 350.00 - 400.00 EUR 239.80
57707569 Encyclopédie Panckoucke

Recueil de 135 Planches relatives à la Soierie - Manufactures, arts et métiers

1789 Not Available EUR 234.35
57675229 Moncrif, Dorat, Bainville, Saurin, Berquin, Bernard, etc

Chansons choisies, avec les airs notés. Chansons anciennes, érotiques, anacréontiques, pastorales

1782 Not Available EUR 192.93
57590861 Abbé Le François

Méthode abrégée et facile pour apprendre la géographie

1751 Not Available EUR 187.48
57705363 M. Nicolas Venette

La Génération de L'Homme ou Tableau de L'Amour Conjugal

1789 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 185.30
57519861 République française et Société de Géographes

La République Française en LXXXVIII départemens

1795 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 174.40
57551155 Assemblée nationale - Louis XVI

La Constitution française

1791 Not Available EUR 174.40
57662915 Buffon

Histoire Naturelle des oiseaux : Le Faucon, les Chouettes, l'Autruche, etc...

1799 Not Available EUR 174.40
57704753 Charles Palissot / Charles Monnet & Méon

Oeuvres de M. Palissot. Nouvelle édition augmentée enrichie de figures. La Dunciade, Rome, Voltaire

1777 Not Available EUR 174.40
55190565 Henri Cochin

Oeuvres de feu M. Cochin, Ecuyer, avocat au parlement

1771 EUR 165.00 - 200.00 EUR 163.50
57550763 Pacot

Figues de la Passion de Notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ

1729 EUR 165.00 - 200.00 EUR 163.50
57763735 Charles Rollin

De la manière d’enseigner et d’étudier les Belles lettres

1755 Not Available EUR 148.24
57703693 Richardson; Diderot; Chodowiecki ; Le Tourneur

Clarisse Harlowe.?

1785 Not Available EUR 142.79
57544259 Gravina

Esprit des Loix Romaines ouvrage traduit du Latin par M. Requier.

1766 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 141.70
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> George Washington ADS, One of the Earliest in His Hand, A Survey from 1752, the Same Year He Inherited Mount Vernon.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Rare JFK Signed Check & Transmittal Letter During Campaign for 1956 VP Nomination, Both BAS Slabbed; Possibly A Unique Combo!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Daniel Boone Signed Receipt as VA Delegate; During His 1st of 3 Terms, Boone Was Kidnapped by British Forces Gunning for Gov. T. Jefferson & Other Legislators.
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Benjamin Franklin Signed Receipt for “Pennsylvania Gazette,” Important & Beautifully Displayed
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lincoln & His Civil War Cabinet: 8 Signatures, Beautifully Presented!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> G.A. Custer ALS from Fort Lincoln, Dakota Territory to Capt. Yates, Who Also Died at Little Bighorn, Re: Acquiring “good horses” from Kentucky for 7th Cavalry.
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Jefferson Davis ALS: “the negroes are humble and generally inclined to cling to their masters…neither crop or stock could be protected from their thieving” – Incredible!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lee Harvey Oswald Signed Letter: “if we finally get back to the states…maybe we’ll…settle in Texas,” Warren Commission Exhibit.
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> “B Arnold” ANS on Pre-Revolutionary War Promissory Note Dating From His Days as a New Haven Merchant
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Bob Dylan Signed LP “Blonde on Blonde” with Jeff Rosen COA.
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