National Book Auctions: Books and Ephemera – Erle Stanley Gardner, Wood Carving, etc.t, 80418, Ithaca

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Auction Report
Auction Date
08/04/2018 - 08/04/2018
Page Size: 151 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
5001Joseph de Lalande

The Art of Papermaking

Mountcashel Castle, Kilmurry 1976USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 205.63
5002Erle Stanley Gardner

The Case of the Waylaid Wolf

New York 1959USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 264.38
5003Tom Wolfe

From Bauhaus to Our House

New York 1981USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 70.50
5004Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The Poetical Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning

London 1903 & 1907 USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 94.00

2V Adelyn Dohme Breeskin MARY CASSATT A CATALOGUE RAISONNE OF THE GRAPHIC WORK 1948 & 1979 Author's Personal Copy of Limited First Edition & Author Signed Updated Edition

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 52.88
5006A. J. Liebling

The Earl of Louisiana

New York 1961USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 205.63
5007Edmund Burke

The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke

Boston 1866USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 264.38
5008Ellen G. Landau

Lee Krasner: A Catalogue Raisonne

New York 1995USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 205.63
5009Johannes Basilius Herold

Originum ac Germanicarum Antiquitatum Libri, Leges uidelicet, Salicae, Allemannorum, Saxonum, Angliiorum, Thuringorum, Burgundionum, Francorum, Ripuariae, Boioariorum, Vuestphalorum, Vuerinorum, Frisionum, Langobardorum, Theutonum

Basel c. 1557 USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 411.25
5010Erle Stanley Gardner

The Case of the Ice-Cold Hands

New York 1962USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 235.00

25+V Decoy Carving LARGE LOT OF BIRD CARVING AND DECOY CARVING BOOKS Waterfowl Decoys Game Birds North American

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 47.00

8V History & Theology DECORATIVE ANTIQUE BINDINGS Victorian Gilt Three in Norway Church Faith Field Cover & Trap Shooting Jane Welsh Carlyle Prayer Christianity

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 35.25
5013Anonymous Author

The Travels and Adventures of Mademoiselle de Richelieu

London 1744USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 52.88

Collectible Estate Books CHILDREN'S BOOKS COOKBOOKS ENTERTAINMENT PHOTOGRAPHY Italian Cooking Cinema Coffee Walt Disney Santa's Toy Shop Peter Pan

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 105.75
5015Erle Stanley Gardner

The Case of the Mischievous Doll

New York 1963USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 293.75

7V Architecture Art Bibliographies COLLECTIBLE REFERENCE BOOKS Poetic Home Design American Travellers Abroad Lucien Pissarro Books on Books Thomas Eakins

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 11.75

15V Chemistry Physics Technology VINTAGE NASA TECHNICAL PUBLICATIONS Space Missions To Comets Space-Radiation Effects Solar-Cell Power Systems

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 35.25

9V Cooking Fashion Entertainment COLLECTIBLE REFERENCE BOOKS Author Signed Textiles Hollywood Antique Fingerprinting Pia & Simon Pearce Keith Stewart

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 70.50
5019Erle Stanley Gardner

The Case of the Careless Cupid

New York 1968USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 235.00

25V Waterfowl BIRD AND DECOY CARVING BOOKS Birds of Prey Decoys Shorebirds Carving Woodworking Hobby Decorative

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 35.25
5021Erle Stanley Gardner

Try Anything Once

New York 1962USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 293.75
5022Erberto Carboni

Erberto Carboni: Exhibitions and Displays

Milano 1957USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 35.25

9V Art Reference ART HISTORY Modern Art Asia Buddha Picasso Portraiture Pastel Painting Degas Tibetan Painting OÕKeeffe Sculptors Technique Materials

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 23.50
5024Keiichi Tahara, Olivier Seguret

Entree des Fournisseurs: Un Livre de Prosper Assouline

Paris 1990USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 11.75

The Trial of German Major War Criminals, Proceedings of the International Military Tribunal Sitting at Nuremberg Germany

London 1946-1951 USD 100.00 - 250.00USD 646.25
  • <b>Chiswick Auctions: Summer Books. August 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Adams (Richard). <i>Watership Down,</i> FIRST EDITION, author inscription on front free end paper, folded map tipped in, original boards, dust-jacket. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Bowles (John). <i>Several Prospects of the Most…la Ville de Londres, avec des Remarques Historiques fort Succinctes, qui les Regardant,</i> 20 double page engraved plates only, of 23, 1724. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Auden (W.H.). <i>Our Hunting Fathers,</i> FIRST SEPARATE EDITION, 1 of 22 copies, COPY B OF 5 PRINTED ON NORMANDIE, original patterned wrappers, Cambridge, for Frederic Prokosch, 1935. £800 to £1200
    <b>Chiswick Auctions: Summer Books. August 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Barrie (J. M.) & Attwell (Mabel Lucie, illustrator). <i>Peter Pan & Wendy,</i> FIRST EDITION, 12 chromolithograph plates, publisher's blue cloth, original printed dust jacket, [c.1920]; and 3 others (4). £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Bartolozzi (Francesco). Genius Calling Forth the Fine Arts to Adorn Manufactures and Commerce; Agriculture (Husbandry Aided by Arts and Commerce), glazed and framed. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> A collection of engraved caricatures, including Gillray ([James]) Tales of Wonder!, 1802; Rowlandson (Thomas) Sports, Smock Racing, 1811;Irish Jaunting Carr, 1814. £400 to £600
    <b>Chiswick Auctions: Summer Books. August 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Bennett (Charles H, illustrator). <i>Æsop’s Fables,</i> 1875; Buchanan (Robert). <i>Ballad Stories of the Affections,</i> [1866]; Douce (Francis), The Dance of Death, 1833. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Chinese Illustrations. A group of 6 Cantonese rice paper illustrations, depicting scenes of torture with different instruments, gouache, c.340 x 220mm, original wrapper boards preserved, [c. 1800]. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Dulac (Edmund). <i>The Queen of Romania, The Dreamer of Dreams,</i> 5 coloured plates, [1915]; and others illustrated by Edmund Dulac. £300 to £400
    <b>Chiswick Auctions: Summer Books. August 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Fronth (Per). Xingu Chronicles, the portfolio, comprising 30 plates, photogravues in colours, each signed, dated and titled in pencil, each numbered 10/35, on wove paper, 790 x 600 x 60mm, 1997. £300 to £400
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> Pasternak (Boris). <i>Doctor Zhivago,</i> FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, original red publisher’s cloth, pictorial dust jacket, 4to, Collins & Harvill Press, 1958. £200 to £300
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Aug. 22:</b> 13 sepia photographs of visitors to the Thermes Nationaux d’Aix-les-Bains, c. 150 x 105mm, c.1890 (12). £300 to £400
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Luis de Lucena, <i>Arte de Ajedres,</i> first edition of the earliest extant manual on modern chess, Salamanca, circa 1496-97. Sold for $68,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Carte-de-visite album with 83 images of prominent African Americans & abolitionists, circa 1860s. Sold for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk,</i> Vienna & Leipzig, 1918. Sold for $106,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Man Ray, <i>[London Transport] – Keeps London Going,</i> 1938. Sold for $149,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Thomas Jefferson, Letter Signed, to Major-General Nathanael Greene, promising reinforcements against Cornwallis, 1781. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolas de Fer, <i>L’Amerique Divisee Selon Letendue de ses Principales Parties,</i> Paris, 1713. Sold for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Russell H. Tandy, <i>The Secret in the Old Attic,</i> watercolor, pencil & ink, 1944. Sold for $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Hemingway, <i>Three Stories & Ten Poems,</i> first edition of the author's first book, Paris, 1923. Sold for $23,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Walker Evans, <i>River Rouge Plant,</i> silver print, 1947. Sold for $57,500.
  • <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>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Ernst, Max. <i>Mr. Knife and Miss Fork</i>. Paris, 1932. DELUXE EDITION. Sold for $15,625
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Cage, John. Autograph musical leaf from his Concert for Piano and Orchestra, NY, 1958. Sold for $18,750
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Cage, John. Autograph musical leaf from his Concert for Piano and Orchestra, NY, 1958. Sold for $18,750
    <b>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Einstein, Albert. Signed Passport Photo for his US citizenship application. Bermuda, 1935. Sold for $17,500
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Verard, Antoine. Illuminated printed Book of Hours. Paris, 1507. Sold for $7,500
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Wetterkurzschlussel. German Weather Report Codebook - for Enigma use. Berlin, 1942. Sold for $225,000
    <b>Bonhams: September 25, New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Morelos y Pavon, Jose Maria. Autograph letter signed to El Virrey Venegas, February 5, 1812. Sold for $6,250
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Milne, A.A. Complete set of <i>Winnie-the-Pooh</i> books. 4 volumes. All first issue points. London, 1924-1928. Sold for $5,250
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> A 48-star American Flag, battle worn flown at Guadalcanal and Peleliu, 1942-1944. Sold for $35,000
    <b>Bonhams, June 12 results:</b> Locke, John. Autograph Letter Signed mourning the death of his friend, William Molyneaux, 2 pp, October 27, 1698. Sold for $20,000
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