• <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14: 19th & 20th Century Literature</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b><br><i>The Centenary Edition of the Works of Ian Fleming</i>, one of 26 lettered sets, 18 volumes, London, 2008. $25,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> William Faulkner, <i>The Marble Faun</i>, first edition, signed & inscribed to Dorothy Wilcox by Faulkner & Phil Stone, Boston, 1924. $18,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> Maurice Sendak, <i>Where the Wild Things Are</i>, first edition, signed & inscribed to William Archibald, New York, 1963. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14: 19th & 20th Century Literature</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> Anne Frank, <i>Het Achterhuis</i>, first edition, in first state jacket, Amsterdam, 1947. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> Roald Dahl, <i>Charlie and the Chocolate Factory</i>, first edition, signed, New York, 1964. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b><br>Ray Bradbury, <i>Fahrenheit 451</i>, first limited edition bound in Johns-Manville Quinterra, New York, 1953. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14: 19th & 20th Century Literature</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> Benjamin Graham, <i>The Intelligent Investor</i>, first edition, in original dust jacket, New York, 1949. $4,500 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> Anna Sewell, <i>Black Beauty</i>, first edition, inscribed, London, 1877. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> Arthur Conan Doyle, <i>A Study in Scarlet</i>, first American edition, Philadelphia, 1890. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14: 19th & 20th Century Literature</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> James Fenimore Cooper, <i>The Last of the Mohicans</i>, first edition, two volumes, Philadelphia, 1826. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> Amelia Earhart, <i>20 hrs. 40 mins. Our Flight in Friendship</i>, limited first edition, signed, New York, 1928. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Nov 14:</b> Philip K. Dick, <i>World of Chance</i>, first edition, signed, London, 1956. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Sotheby’s London: Fine Autograph Letters and Manuscripts from a Distinguished Private Collection. Part I: Music. 26 October 2017</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s London Oct 26:</b> Beethoven, Ludwig van. Autograph Manuscript of the Canon "Ewig Dein" Woo 161, signed at the end ("...[Ewig] Dein...Freund Ludwig Van Beethowen"). Est. £120,000 to £150,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London Oct 26:</b> Brahms, Johannes. Autograph Manuscript of the "Geistliches Wiegenlied", Op.91 No.2, for Contralto, Viola And Piano, the original version of 1864, signed and inscribed at the end by the composer. Est. £200,000 to £250,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London Oct 26:</b> Chopin, Frédéric. Autograph Manuscript of the Opening of the Étude Op.25 No.2, in A-Flat Major, signed and dated ("Paris Ce 28 Avril F. Chopin"). Est. £100,000 to £150,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London: Fine Autograph Letters and Manuscripts from a Distinguished Private Collection. Part I: Music. 26 October 2017</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s London Oct 26:</b> Haydn, Joseph. Autograph Letter Signed ("Jos Haydn[Paraph]"), to the Baden Choirmaster Anton Stoll, 30 July 1802. Est. £20,000 to £30,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London Oct 26:</b> Verdi, Giuseppe. Autograph Working Manuscript of a scene from Ernani. Est. £100,000 to £150,000
    <b>Sotheby’s London Oct 26:</b> Verdi, Giuseppe. Highly Important Series of Thirty-Six Autograph Letters Signed to The Librettist Salvadore Cammarano, written between 1844 And 1851, the greater part unpublished and unrecorded. Est. £250,000 to £300,000
  • <b>Sotheby’s New York: The Magnificent Botanical Library of D. F. Allen. October 26, 2017</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Oct. 26:</b> Redouté, Pierre Joseph, and Claude Antoine Thory. <i>Les Roses</I>. Paris: Firmin Didot, 1817–1824. Est. $225,000 to $325,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Oct. 26:</b> Trew, Jakob Christoph. <i>Hortus Nitidissimis Omnen Per Annum Superbiens Floribus</i>… Nuremberg: Johann Joseph Fleischmann, 1750 [–1786]. Est. $200,000 to $300,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Oct. 26:</b> Trew, Christoph Jakob, and Benedict Christian Vogel. <i>Plantæ Selectæ</i>…[Nuremberg:] 1750–1773; Supplement, [Augsburg:] 1790 [–1792]. Est. $200,000 to $300,000
    <b>Sotheby’s New York: The Magnificent Botanical Library of D. F. Allen. October 26, 2017</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Oct. 26:</b> Jacquin, Nikolaus Joseph von. <i>Plantarum Rariorum Horti Caesarei Schönbrunnensis Descriptiones Et Icones.</i>Vienna; London; Leiden, 1797–1804. Est. $180,000 to $250,000
    <b>Sotheby’s NY, Oct. 26:</b> Weinmann, Johann Wilhelm. <i>Phytanthoza Iconographia; Sive Conspectus Aliquot Millium, Tam Indigenarum Quam Exoticarum</i>… Regensburg, 1735–1737–1745. Est. $120,000 to $180,000
  • <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Exodus 10:10 to 16:15. Complete Biblical scroll sheet in Hebrew, a Torah scroll panel. Middle East, ca. 10th or 11th century.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Copernicus Refuted. (Astronomy.). Scientific manuscript of a course of studies at Collège de la Trinité, Lyon. 1660s.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Israel’s War of Independence and the Early Days of the IDF. 58 photographs presented to Israel Ber, IDF officer and later convicted spy.
    <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Early Unpublished Darwin letter on the races of man. Autograph Letter Signed [to Henry Denny]. Down, Kent, June 1, [1844].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Classic Image of American Slavery. Kimball, M. H. <i>Emancipated Slaves</i>. New York: George Hanks, 1863.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> (Underground Railroad.) Scaggs, Isaac. Important Runaway Slave Poster: $500 Reward Ran away, or decoyed from the subscriber…

Morton Subastas: Auction of Books and Documents of Medical - Biological, Physical - Mathematical and Social Sciences., 834, México DF CP 11000

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
08/10/2017 - 08/10/2017
Page Size: 351 items in 15 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Academia Farmacéutica de la Capital de la República.

Farmacopea Mexicana.

MéxicoMXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00MXN 6,000.00
2Acosta, Christophori.

Aromatum & Medicamentorum in Orientali India Nascentium Liber: Plvrimum Lucis Adserens iis quae á Doctore Garcia de Orta in hoc Genere Scripta Sunt. Caroli clvsii atrebatis opera ex Hispanico sermone latinus factus, in epitomen contractus, & quibusdam no

Antverpiae1582MXN 40,000.00 - 50,000.00Not Sold
3Alsinet, Josef.

Nuevo Metodo para Curar Flatos, Hypocondria, Vapores, y Ataques Hystericos de las Mugeres de Todos Estados, y en Todo Estado con el qual los Enfermos Podrán por sí Cuidar de su Salud en Falta de Medico que les Dirija.

Madrid1776MXN 8,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
5Aquinatis, S. Thomae.

In Octo Physicorum Aristotelis Libros Commentaria.

Venetiis1595MXN 15,000.00 - 20,000.00MXN 22,800.00
6Balenchana, Juan de-Montes de Oca, Francisco-Piña, Joaquín.

Breve Exposición de la Epidemia que está Reinando en México y sus Alrededores y de los Medios más Sencillos y Eficaces para Precaverse y Curarse de ella en los Casos en que no se Pueda Lograr la Asistencia de un Facultativo.

México1824MXN 8,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
7Balmis, Francisco Xavier.

Demostración de las Eficaces Virtudes Nuevamente Descubiertas en las Raíces de Dos Plantas de Nueva - España, Especies de ??gave y de Begónia.

Madrid1794MXN 18,000.00 - 22,000.00MXN 16,800.00
8Barbette, Paul.

Opera Chirurgico-Anatomica ad Circularem Sanguinis Motum Aliaque Recentiorum Inventa Accommodata. Accedit de Peste Tractatus, Observationibus Illustratus.

Patavii1678MXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
9Bell, Benjamín.

Tratado de la Blennorrhagia y de la Lue Venerea.

Madrid1814MXN 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
10Boletín del Consejo Superior de Salubridad.

BA - Boletín del Consejo Superior de Salubridad.

MXN 8,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
11Boletín del Instituto Geológico de México.

BA - Boletín del Instituto Geológico de México.

México1895 - 1906. MXN 10,000.00 - 12,000.00MXN 10,200.00
12Bouchut / Hahnemann, Samuel / Guerrero, Agustín / Fabre y D´Hug.

Tratado Teórico-Practico de las Enfermedades de los Niños / Doctrina y Tratamiento Homeopático de las Enfermedades Crónicas / Manual del Farmacéutico o Breve Formulario de lo más Indispensable para el Servicio de una Botica / Tratado Elemental de Enfermed

1897-1898.MXN 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
13Bravo H., Helia.

Las Cactáceas de México.

México1937MXN 4,000.00 - 5,000.00MXN 3,600.00
14Cadet de Garssicourt, Charles Louis-Pariset.

Formulario Magistral y Memorial Farmacéutico.

México1821MXN 10,000.00 - 12,000.00Not Sold
15Caignou de Mortagne, E. de-Quemont, A. / Soubeiran, Eugéne.

Lecons du Docteur Broussais sur les Phlegmasies Gastriques / Taité de Pharmacie Théorique et Practique.

MXN 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
16Carrillo Alonzo, Miguel / Beltrán, Enrique.

Biología General y de Laboratorio / Problemas Biológicos.

MXN 3,000.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
17Carron du Villards, Charles Joseph Frédéric.

Adversaria Ophthalmologica o sea Examen Crítico y Oftalmológico sobre Algunos Puntos en Controversia acerca de la Catarata.

México1852MXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
18Chavert, Juan Luis / Gutiérrez Martínez, Rafael.

Disertación sobre el Cholera - Morbus / Refutación a las Reflexiones Médicas de Mariano Dávila y Arrillaga.

MXN 8,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
19Chernoviz, Pedro Luis Napoleón / Penard, Luciano.

Guía Médica / Guía de los Partos.

MXN 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
20Claus, C.

Historia Natural.

Barcelona1891MXN 6,000.00 - 8,000.00MXN 4,800.00
21Cloquet, Hipolyte.

Faune des Médicins ou Histoire des Animaux et de Leurs Produits.

Paris1822 - 1825. MXN 35,000.00 - 40,000.00Not Sold
22Comte de Buffon (George Louis Marie Leclerc).

Museo Pintoresco de Historia Natural.

Madrid1852 - 1858. MXN 24,000.00 - 28,000.00MXN 24,000.00
23Cruz, Juan (Obispo de Guadalaxara).

Por Encargo de esta Junta Superior de Sanidad han Formado sus Vocales Facultativos los Doctores Don Mariano García de la Torre, y Don Ignacio Otero el Método Curativo Siguiente.

Guadalajara,1814MXN 6,000.00 - 8,000.00MXN 4,800.00
24Diaz y Díaz, Luis A.

La Medicina Doméstica.

México1892MXN 8,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
25Farfán, Fray Agustín.

Tratado Breve de Medicina y de Todas las Enfermedades, Hecho por el Padre Fray Agustín Farfán, Doctor en Medicina, y Religioso Indigno de la Orden de San Agustín, en la Nueva España.

México1610MXN 50,000.00 - 60,000.00Not Sold
26Febles, Manuel de Jesús / Liceaga, Casimiro.

Informe. / Reseña Histórica.

MXN 7,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
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  • <b>Sotheby’s Paris: Books & Manuscripts. 30 October 2017</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s Paris, Oct. 30:</b> MARCEL PROUST. Du côté de chez Swann. Grasset, 1913. First edition. One of 5 copies on Japan paper, inscribed by the author to Louis Brun. Est. €400,000 - 600,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Paris, Oct. 30:</b> Saint-Exupéry. <i>25 Autograph Illustrated Letters to his Friend Charles Sallès</i>. Est. €30,000-50,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Paris, Oct. 30:</b> French Revolution, 1793. Déclaration des droits de l’Homme. 2,55 x 1,30m. A monumental wallpaper poster of the 1793 version, with hand-colored highlights. Unique copy. Est. €100,000 - 150,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Paris, Oct. 30:</b> GIAMBATTISTA PIRANESI. <i>Vedute di Roma</i>, 1748-1775. 107 etchings. An exceptional copy, printed and bound before 1780. Est. €50,000 - 80,000
    <b>Sotheby’s Paris, Oct. 30:</b> Picasso, Pablo -- Fernando de Rojas. LA CÉLESTINE. [PARIS, EDITIONS DE L'ATELIER CROMMELYNCK, 1971.] One of the 30 copies hors commerce (n° X). 66 original etchings by Picasso. Signed. Est. €30,000 - €35,000
  • <b>Results from Bonhams’ sale of <i>Fine Books & Manuscripts Featuring Exploration and Travel</i></b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 26:</b> Columbus. De Insulis nuper in mari Indico repertis. Basel, 1494. SOLD for $751,500
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 26:</b> Cook in Tahiti. [Playbill]. [Germany, c.1840.] SOLD for $6,250
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 26:</b> Aa, Pieter van der. Naaukeurige versameling der gedenk-waardigste zee en land-reysen. Leyden, 1706-8. SOLD for $35,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 26:</b> Dürer. Underweysung der messung [and two more]. Nuremberg, 1525-8. SOLD for $175,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 26:</b> Cortes, Hernan. A Pleito signed by Antonio de Mendoza in the case of Hernan Cortes. 1542. SOLD for $8750
    <b>Results from Bonhams’ <i>The Air and Space Sale</i></b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 27:</b> Russian Kholod 5D67 HFL Rocket Engine. SOLD for $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 27:</b> Neil Armstrong Apollo Era Training Glove. SOLD for $50,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 27:</b> Full Scale Sputnik-1 EMC/EMI Lab Model. SOLD for $847,500
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 27:</b> SOLRAD GREB Spy Satellite Engineering Dummy. SOLD for $10,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 27:</b> Soviet LK-3 Lunar Lander Model. SOLD for $25,000
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