• <b>ALDE - Modern Illustrated Books - Original Drawings. 22 November 2017</b>
    <b>ALDE, Nov. 22:</b> DEGAS (Edgar). Danseuses au repos. Charcoal drawing. 30,000€ to 40,000€
    <b>ALDE, Nov. 22:</b> ERNST (Max). Une Semaine de bonté ou Les Sept éléments capitaux. Deuxième cahier. L'Eau. 1934. With an original collage signed by Max Ernst. 15,000€ to 20,000€
    <b>ALDE, Nov. 22:</b> BALZAC (Honoré de). Le Chef-d’œuvre inconnu. 1931. Illustrated edition by Pablo Picasso of 12 original etchings. 20,000€ to 30,000€
    <b>ALDE, Nov. 22:</b> GIACOMETTI (Alberto). Paris sans fin. 1969. Last illustrated book of Giacometti. 15,000€ to 20,000€
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:<br>Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>John Norman, <i>The American Pilot</i>, complete copy with 11 folding charts, Boston, 1810. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>John Smith, <i>New England</i>, London, 1616. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Plancius Petrus, <i>Orbis Terrarum Typus de Integro Multis in Locis Emendatus</i>, Amsterdam, 1594. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:<br>Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Martin Waldseemüller, <i>Tabula Terre Nove</i>, woodcut, Strasbourg, 1513. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Forlani & Zaltieri, <i>Il Disegno del Discoperto della Noua Franza</i>, Venice, 1566. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Richard Hakluyt, <i>Novus Orbis</i>, first appearance of "Virginia" on a printed map, Paris, 1587. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:<br>Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Pieter van den Keere, <i>Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica</i>, Amsterdam, 1608. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Abraham Ortelius, <i>Theatrum Orbis Terrarum</i>, Antwerp, 1584. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>George B. Goode & Samuel A. Kilbourne, <i>Game Fishes of the United States</i>, New York, 1879. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:<br>Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>William Faden, <i>The Province of New Jersey</i>, London, 1777. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>James Gillray, <i>The Plumb-Pudding in Danger</i>, hand-colored etching, London, 1805. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 5:</b><br>Pierre Belon, <i>L'Histoire de la Nature des Oyseaux</i>, with woodcut illustrations, Paris, 1555. $8,000 to $12,000.
  • <b>Christie’s Paris, Nov. 28:</b> Seba, Albertus. <i>Locupletissimi rerum naturalium thesauri.</i> Amsterdam: J. Wetsten, 1734[-1769]. €350,000–550,000
    <b>Christie’s Paris, Nov. 28:</b> Janssonius, Joannes. <i>Novus Atlas Absolutissimus</i>. Amsterdam: J Jansson, 1658 [after 1664]. €250,000–450,000
    <b>Christie’s Paris, Nov. 28:</b> Goya, Francisco de. <i>[La Tauromaquia.] Treinta y tres estampas, que representan diferentes suertes y actitudes del arte de lidiar los Toros</i>. Madrid: [Rafael Esteve, 1816]. €150,000–250,000
    <b>Christie’s Online, Nov. 29 – Dec. 06:</b> Einstein, Albert. <i>On residual rays – and guilt about an old girlfriend</i>. Prague, 26 December 1911. US$10,000–15,000
    <b>Christie’s Online, Nov. 29 – Dec. 06:</b> Einstein, Albert. <i>‘What is logically simple is so difficult mathematically'</i>. Princeton, 16 August 1949. US$20,000–30,000
    <b>Christie’s New York, Dec. 5:</b> Yorktown Campaign manuscript map. ‘No 1 Carte générale de l’Isle de New York et des Environs...No 2. Reconnoissance Geometrique…’ n.p., c. 1781–1782. US$150,000–200,000
    <b>Christie’s New York, Dec. 5:</b> Le Hay, Jacques and Ferriol, Charles de (1637–1722). <i>Recueil de cent estampes représentant differentes nations du Levant</i>. Paris: Le Hay and Duchange, 1714. US$30,000–40,000
    <b>Christie’s New York, Dec. 7:</b> Cresswell, Samuel Gurney. <i>A Series of Eight Sketches … of the Voyage of the H.M.S. Investigator during the Discovery of the North-west Passage</i>. London: 1854. US$30,000–40,000.
    <b>Christie’s New York, Dec. 7:</b> Veer, Gerrit de. <i>Diarium nauticum seu vera descriptio trium navigationum admirandarum</i>. Amsterdam: Cornelius [Claesz], 1598. US$25,000–35,000

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1 #1537 Tooveys Prints and Maps October 4, 2017 October 4, 2017 203 153 75.37% GBP 1.32 25,775.00 39,465.00 56,115.00 32,894.00 43,749.02 58.62%
2 #839 Morton Subastas Books and Documents on the History of Mexico October 3, 2017 October 4, 2017 314 96 30.57% MXN 0.05 1,481,500.00 1,838,000.00 5,452,000.00 1,684,560.00 84,228.00 30.90%
3 #141740 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - Online bidstart 9/26 October 3, 2017 October 6, 2017 718 711 99.03% USD 1.0 110,683.00 161,722.00 166,877.00 103,031.80 103,031.80 61.74%
4 #1536 Tooveys Antiquarian and Collectors' Books October 3, 2017 October 4, 2017 178 166 93.26% GBP 1.32 12,990.00 20,420.00 21,620.00 33,562.00 44,637.46 155.24%
5 #102 The Antiquarian Book Online sale of Fine & Rare Antiquarian Books and Documents October 3, 2017 October 4, 2017 17 7 41.18% USD 1.0 2,330.00 2,950.00 12,780.00 1,845.00 1,845.00 14.44%
6 #24269 Bonhams Photographs October 2, 2017 October 4, 2017 108 33 30.56% USD 1.0 618,000.00 966,500.00 2,353,500.00 729,625.00 729,625.00 31.00%
7 #511 Winter Associates Modern, Fine Art - Prints October 2, 2017 October 4, 2017 35 21 60.00% USD 1.0 9,350.00 16,400.00 22,350.00 14,220.00 14,220.00 63.62%
8 #399b Il Ponte Interior Decoration - Modern Art/Modern Antiques - session 10: Books October 2, 2017 October 4, 2017 307 267 86.97% EUR 1.18 22,568.00 32,180.00 43,790.00 28,125.00 32,906.72 64.23%
9 #1740 Bruun Rasmussen Prints October 2, 2017 October 4, 2017 72 32 44.44% EUR 1.18 13,050.00 14,015.00 27,570.00 15,243.75 17,835.23 55.29%
10 #86905 OSENAT Works of Art - Prints October 1, 2017 October 4, 2017 5 3 60.00% EUR 1.18 330.00 450.00 1,450.00 672.50 786.83 46.38%
11 #151740 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles Auction - bidstart 9/3 October 1, 2017 October 2, 2017 245 235 95.92% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 61,366.60 61,366.60
12 #7174 Heritage Auctions The Connie Francis Collection Entertainment October 1, 2017 October 3, 2017 243 112 46.09% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 77,112.50 77,112.50
13 #121740 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 9/24 October 1, 2017 October 3, 2017 848 847 99.88% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 230,898.73 230,898.73
14 #161740 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 9/24 October 1, 2017 October 2, 2017 472 465 98.52% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 56,417.38 56,417.38
15 #117 Jeschke van vliet Buch und Kunstauktionen GmbH Modern Art, Modern Photography, Old Paintings & Antiques September 29, 2017 October 3, 2017 393 173 44.02% EUR 1.18 59,860.00 82,020.00 196,380.00 108,410.40 127,924.27 55.20%
16 #92917 The Written Word Autographs Autographs September 29, 2017 October 3, 2017 629 257 40.86% USD 1.0 81,250.00 131,325.00 338,670.00 91,344.00 91,344.00 26.97%
17 #399a Il Ponte Interior Decoration - Modern Art/Modern Antiques - Prints September 29, 2017 October 4, 2017 146 110 75.34% EUR 1.18 16,620.00 20,090.00 27,590.00 23,687.50 27,714.58 85.86%
18 #92817 Quagga Rare Books and Art Internet Book Sale - Historical, Non-fiction - Bidstart 9/21 September 28, 2017 October 1, 2017 89 42 47.19% USD 1.0 4,175.00 5,503.00 15,933.00 4,444.00 4,444.00 27.89%
19 #IT95 Potomack Company Books, Prints, Asian & Decorative Arts Online Auction September 27, 2017 October 3, 2017 175 118 67.43% USD 1.0 47,950.00 77,625.00 123,075.00 81,968.75 81,968.75 66.60%
20 #92717 Chiswick Auctions Printed Books and Manuscripts September 27, 2017 October 4, 2017 263 198 75.29% GBP 1.32 31,710.00 48,150.00 63,380.00 63,600.33 84,588.52 100.35%
21 #92717 Nye & Company Auctioneers Estate Sale - Books and Prints - online bidstart 9/13 September 27, 2017 October 4, 2017 92 92 100.00% USD 1.0 33,660.00 51,270.00 51,270.00 54,481.00 54,481.00 106.26%
22 #516 RR Auction The Prince Auction - Online bidstart 9/14 September 27, 2017 October 6, 2017 223 190 85.20% USD 1.0 194,700.00 273,900.00 352,700.00 719,951.26 719,951.26 204.13%
23 #92617 Jacksons Auction Important Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper September 26, 2017 October 3, 2017 191 153 80.10% USD 1.0 128,625.00 197,550.00 267,900.00 301,346.00 301,346.00 112.48%
24 #92317 Rachel Davis Fine Arts Asian Fine Art - Prints September 23, 2017 October 3, 2017 286 261 91.26% USD 1.0 46,410.00 82,250.00 88,170.00 115,930.10 115,930.10 131.48%
25 #147 Venator and Hanstein Modern and contemporary prints, drawings, multiples, modern books and portfolios. September 23, 2017 October 1, 2017 623 324 52.01% EUR 1.18 298,250.00 298,250.00 527,160.00 342,911.70 404,635.81 65.05%
26 #91717 Carlsen Gallery September Anniversary Antique Auction - Books, Prints September 17, 2017 October 4, 2017 13 13 100.00% USD 1.0 3,300.00 8,500.00 8,500.00 3,942.90 3,942.90 46.39%
27 #164 Old World Auctions Antique Maps, Books, Globes and Prints - online bidstart 8/30 September 13, 2017 October 4, 2017 816 588 72.06% USD 1.0 338,635.00 419,340.00 623,845.00 287,715.05 287,715.05 46.12%
  • <b>Bonhams: History of Science and Technology. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 95. Turing. <i>Systems of Logic Based on Ordinals</i>. Offprint. London, 1939. Robin Gandy's Copy. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 98. Zernike, Fritz. The 1953 Nobel Prize for Physics: The Invention of the Phase-Contrast Microscope. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 111. Apple 1 Computer, operational, with exceptional provenance. $400,000 to $600,000
    <b>Bonhams: Voices of the 20th Century. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1074. Bruce, Lenny. An unreleased 16 mm film by "Count" Lewis DePasquale featuring Lenny Bruce. $7,000 to $10,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1254. Hirohito. Manuscript in Japanese, "The Emperor's Monologue," transcribed by Terasaki Hidenari. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1095. Goldman. Emma. Large archive of correspondence, much of it to Warren Starr Van Valkenburgh. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams: History of Science and Technology. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 109. Wozniak and Jobs. The First Digital "Blue Box", Berkeley, 1972. $30,000 to $50,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 46. Newton, Isaac. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica</i>. 1st issue. London, 1687. $300,000 to $500,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 49. Newton. Autograph Manuscript in English, a portion of a draft of Newton's study on revelation. $15,000 to $20,000
    <b>Bonhams: Voices of the 20th Century. Wednesday, December 6, 2017. New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1027. Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby. 1st edition, 1st issue. Scribners, 1925. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1042. Hemingway., Ernest. For Whom the Bell Tolls. Presentation copy, one of 15 copies. Scribners, 1940. $25,000 to $35,000
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 6:</b> Lot 1215. A 48-star American Flag, flown from LCT-703, sunk on Omaha Beach, December 1944. $15,000 to $20,000
  • <b>Announcing a new Books for Sale platform hosted by Biblio!</b>
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  • <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy!</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Walt Whitman. Poetical manuscript from <i>Leaves of Grass</i> (1865)
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> (Daniel Boone.) Filson. <i>The Discovery ... of Kentucke</i> (1784)
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Edgar A. Poe. <i>Tales</i> (1845) original cloth
    <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy!</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Emerson. Autograph letter signed on his philosophy of poetry (1841)
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Fitzgerald. <i>This Side of Paradise</i> (1920) presentation copy
  • <b>Ketterer Kunst Hamburg: Rare Books Auction on November 20th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br><i>Biblia latina</i>, Nuremberg 1475. <br>Est: €18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>Latin and French Book of Hours, Paris around 1490. Est: €60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>P. J. Redouté, <i>Les Roses</i>, Paris 1828-29. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Kunst Hamburg: Rare Books Auction on November 20th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>G. W. Knorr, <i>Deliciae Naturae Selectae</i>, Doordrecht 1771. Est: €10,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>J. J. Spalowsky, <i>Beytrag zur Naturgeschichte der Vögel</i>, Vienna 1790-92. Est: €20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>H. A. Châtelain, <i>Atlas historique</i>, Amsterdam 1718-20. Est: €20,000
    <b>Ketterer Kunst Hamburg: Rare Books Auction on November 20th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>K. Rasmussen, Thule-expedition, around 1925-33. Est: €28,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>E. Cerillo, <i>Dipinti murali di Pompei</i>, Napels 1886. Est: €3,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>W. Shakespeare, <i>The plays</i>, London 1807. Est: €1,500
    <b>Ketterer Kunst Hamburg: Rare Books Auction on November 20th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br>G. Klimt, <i>Das Werk</i>, Vienna 1914. Est: €15,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br><i>International Exhibition of Modern Art</i>, New York 1926. Est: €3,500
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books Nov. 20:</b><br><i>Arp – Delaunay – Magnelli – Taeuber-Arp</i>, Paris 1950. Est: €1,500
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