Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts, 24808, Los Angeles

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Auction Date
02/11/2018 - 02/11/2018
Page Size: 269 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1MANUSCRIPT: POOR CLARES.

Italian Manuscript on vellum, the Rule of St. Clare of Assisi and statutes of the province of Milan,

USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 11,875.00
2VORAGINE, JACOBUS DE. 1228-1298.

Legenda aurea sanctorum.

Nuremberg 11 August 1478.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 5,000.00
3GERSON, JOHANNES. 1362-1428?.

Tractatulus de pollutione nocturne, an impediat celebrantum an non.

CologneUSD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,750.00
4EPHREM SYRUS. 306?-373?.

Sermones.

Florence1481USD 2,500.00 - 4,000.00USD 3,125.00
5EPHREM SYRUS. 306?-373?.

Sermones.

Florence1481USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,750.00
6GREGORY IX, Pope. 1227-1241.

Decretales. With gloss by Bernardus Parmensis.

Venice 22 June 1482.USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 5,625.00
7LEO I, POPE. C. 400-461.

Sermones. Edited by Joannes Andreae, Bishop of Aleria.

Venice1482USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 2,500.00
8BONIFATIUS VIII, Pope. 1235-1303.

Liber sextus Decretalium. Bound with: CLEMENS V ... Constitutiones.

Both with gloss by Johannes Andreae and edited by Petrus Albignanus Trecius. Venice1483USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 9,375.00
9PLATINA, BARTHOLOMAEUS.

Vitae pontificum.

Treviso10 February 1485.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 3,125.00
10GREGORY I, Pope. Ca 540-604.

Dialogorum libri quatuor in Italian.

Venice20 February 1487.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,000.00
11GUIDE TO THE TEN COMMANDMENTS.

Praeceptorium perutile in quo decem sermonibus materia ... pro unoquoque preceptorum decalogi ... perstringitur.

Leipzig c.1492-1494.USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,062.00
12AUGUSTINUS, AURELIUS, SAINT. 354-430.

Sermones sancti ... ad heremitas.

Venice1495USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,000.00
13THOMAS AQUINAS, Saint. 1225-1274.

Aurea divi Thome Aquinatis de Ordine predicatorum doctoris angelici Summa contra gentiles.

Venice1501USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,750.00
14AUGUSTINUS, AURELIUS. 354-430.

Opera omnia. Prima -Undecima pars librorum diui Aurelij Augustini.

Basel1505-1506.USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
15BANDELLUS DE CASTRONOVO, VINCENZO. 1435-1506.

Epistola fratris Vincentii de castro novo ordinis predicatorum narrativa disputationis facte de materia connceptionis beate virginis Marie coram celsitudine sua feliciter incipit.

Milan1512USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,375.00
16HIERONYMUS. 347-420.

Divi Hieronymi in vitas patrum percelebre opus oculos mortalibus celumque aperiens : cuius lectura peccatoris etiam saxeum cor emolit....

Lyon1512USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 5,625.00
17JOHN XXI, Pope. 1215-1277.

Extravagantes communes.

Venice1514USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 350.00
18GREGORY I, Pope. C.540-604.

Liber cure pastoralis divi Gregorii pape.

Paris1516USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 437.00
19NICEPHOROS, Saint Patriarch of Constantinople. C.1295-1360.

Breviarum historicum de rebus gestis ab obitu Mauricii ad Constantinum usque Copronymum.

Paris1616USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,250.00
20GREGORY, I, POPE. 504-602; BERNARD AYGLIER. D. 1282.

Secundus dyalogorum liber ... de vita ac miraculis beatissimi Benedicti. Benedicti regula.

Venice1520USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,125.00
21Nebrija, Antonio de. 1441-1522.

Aurea hymnorum recognitio....

Alcala de Henares1526USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 625.00
22TUDESCHIS, NICOLAUS OF PALERMO. 1386-1445.

Prima secunda pars Abbatis Panormitanus super prima d?cr?ta....

Lyons1520USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,250.00
23ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT.

Illuminated manuscript on vellum in Latin and Italian, the Statutes of the Confraternity of Santa Maria Rotunda, 23 (of 24) leaves, 230 x 160 mm,

Milan, after 1520,USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 11,875.00
24RHABANUS MAURUS. Ca. 780-856.

Commentaria, antehac nunqam typis excusa....

Cologne1532USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,500.00
25ARNOBIUS. FL.284-305.

Disputationum adversus gentes, libri octo, nunc primum in lucem editi.

Rome1542USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 1,375.00
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:<br>Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Caius Julius Hyginus, <i>Poeticon Astronomicon,</i> first illustrated edition, Venice, 1482. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Giovanni Botero, <i>Le Relationi Universali... divise in Sette Parti</i>, Venice, 1618. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> <i>L'Escole des Filles</i>, likely third edition of the first work of pornographic fiction in French, 1676. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:<br>Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Illuminated Book of Hours in Latin on vellum, Flanders, early 16th century. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Johannes Regiomontanus, <i>Calendarium,</i> Venice, 1485. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Pedro de Medina, <i>Libro d[e] gra[n]dezas y cosas memorables de España,</i> Alcalá de Henares, 1566. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:<br>Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b><br>Luis de Lucena, <i>Arte de Ajedres,</i> Salamanca, circa 1496-97. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Andrés Serrano, <i>Los Siete Principes de los Ángeles, válidos de Rey del Cielo,</i> Spain, 1707. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 8:</b> Johannes de Sacrobosco, <i>Sphaera mundi,</i> first illustrated edition, Venice, 1478. $15,000 to $20,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> A Rare 3-rotor German Enigma I Enciphering Machine. $70,000 to $90,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Important collection of correspondence between Werner Heisenberg and Bruno Rossi. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Walt Whitman Autograph manuscript containing his thoughts on death. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> David Roberts. <i>Holy Land</i>. Six volumes. 1842-1849. First edition. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Extensive collection of Ray Bradbury's primary works, most signed or inscribed. $15,000 to $20,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Peter Force. Declaration of Independence. $12,000 to $18,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Steinbeck. <i>Grapes of Wrath</i>. A fine copy of the first edition. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Lewis & Clark. <i>Travels to the Source of the Missouri River</i>... First English edition, extra-illustrated. 1814. $10,000 to 15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> Manuscript document signed by Nuno de Guzman relating to Hernan Cortes, 1528. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Feb. 11:</b> “Nos los inquisidores..." The first book in English printed West of the Mississippi. [1787]. $5,000 to $8,000.
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