• <center><b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Library of a Midwestern Collector<br>November 5, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> DARWIN, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> London John Murray, 1859. FIRST EDITION. THE VERY FINE MELLON-GARDEN COPY. $120,000 to $180,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> ECKERT, J. P, H. H. GOLDSTINE, and J. G. BRAINERD. <i>Description of the ENIAC and comments on electronic digital computing machines.</i> N.p., 1945. FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY GOLDSTINE. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> EUCLID. <i>Elementa geometriae.</i> Translated from the Arabic by Adelard of Bath. Venice: Erhard Ratdolt, 25 May 1482. FIRST EDITION. $60,000 to $80,000
    <center><b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Library of a Midwestern Collector<br>November 5, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> [HAMILTON, Alexander, James MADISON and John JAY]. <i>The Federalist: A Collection of Essays…</i> New York: John and Andrew M'Lean, 1788. FIRST EDITION. $60,000 to $80,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> GALILEI, Galileo. <i>Dialogo...Dove ne i congressi di quattro giornate si discorre sopra i due massimi sistemi del mondo Tolemaico, e Copernicano.</i> Florence, 1632. FIRST EDITION. $30,000 to $40,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> JOYCE, James. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris: Shakespeare and Company, 1922. FIRST EDITION, ONE OF 100 COPIES SIGNED BY JOYCE. $120,000 to $180,000
    <center><b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Library of a Midwestern Collector<br>November 5, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> KEYNES, John Maynard. <i>The General Theory of Employment Interest and Money.</i> London: Macmillan, 1936. FIRST EDITION. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> NEWTON, Isaac, Sir. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> London: Joseph Streater for the Royal Society, 1687. FIRST EDITION. $150,000 to $250,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> ROWLING, J. K. <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.</i> London: Bloomsbury, 1997. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY ROWLING. $80,000 to $120,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 5:</b> SMITH, Adam. <i>An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations.</i> London: for W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1776. FIRST EDITION. $70,000 to $90,000
  • <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> SMITH, CHRISTOPHER WEBB. 1793-1871. <i>Indian Ornithology.</i> [Patna, India]: 1828. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DUPRÉ, LOUIS. 1789-1837. <i>Voyage à Athènes et à Constantinople, ou Collection de portraits, vues et costumes grecs et ottomans.</i> Paris: Dondey-Dupré, 1825. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ADAMS, JOHN. Autograph Letter Signed ("J Adams"), [to Dr. Perkins?] while recovering from his small pox inoculation, [late-April, 1764]. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUSTEN, JANE. Autograph Letter Signed ("J. Austen"), to her sister Cassandra, 4 pp, "Thursday – after dinner," [September 16, 1813,] Henrietta St. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. 1785-1851. <i>The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories.</i> New York & Philadelphia: J.J. Audubon & J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DODWELL, EDWARD. 1767-1832. <i>Views in Greece.</i> London: Rodwell and Martin, 1821. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> JAMES, JESSE. Autograph Letter Signed ("Jesse W. James"), to Mr. Flood demanding Flood retract spurious accusations, 3 pp, June 5, 1875. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DE CORDOBA, JACOB. <i>Map of the State of Texas.</i> New York, 1866. $15,000 to $20,000
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ARNOLD, BENEDICT. Autograph bookseller's receipt for Dr. John Dickinson, Signed ("B. Arnold"), February 1767. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. 4 Typed Letters Signed ("A Einstein") to Cleveland E. Dodge offering early reports on the meetings of the Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> EISENHOWER, DWIGHT D. Typed Letter Signed ("Dwight D. Eisenhower") to General Henri Giraud written from a secret bunker in Gibraltar on the eve of Operation Torch, November 4 [but 6], 1942. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> Early Broadside Printing of the GADSDEN PURCHASE, Puebla, August 16, 1854. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ALLEN, ETHAN. Autograph Letter Signed to Crevecouer during the Constitutional Debates in Congress, 2 pp, August 29, 1787. $30,000 to $50,000.
  • <center> <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts Including Americana<br>November 6, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> RATZER, Bernard. <i>Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767.</i> London: Jefferys and Faden, “Jan.y” 12, 1776. $80,000 to $120,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. COCKERELL, Sydney C. <i>Some German Woodcuts of the Fifteenth Century.</i> Hammersmith: The Kelmscott Press, 1897 [issued 1898]. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [GOLDEN COCKEREL PRESS]. KEATS, John. <i>Lamia, Isabella, the Eve of Saint Agnes and Other Poems.</i> Waltham Saint Lawrence, Berkshire: The Golden Cockerel Press, 1928. $6,000 to $8,000
    <center> <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts Including Americana<br>November 6, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [GRANT, Ulysses S.— GRANT, Julia, First Lady]. Carved Applewood and 18-karat Gold Jewelry Suite, Browne & Spaulding, Jewelers, New York City, 1865. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [LINCOLN ASSASSINATION]. GARDNER, Alexander. <i>Incidents of the War |Sic Semper Sicariis</i> [caption title]. Washington, D. C.: Philip & Solomons, 1865. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> A COMPLETE COLLECTION of 115 titles published in R. R. Donnelley's Lakeside Classics series. Chicago, 1903-2017. COMPLETE RUN OF THE LONGEST-RUNNING CONTINUOUS SERIES OF BOOKS IN THE WORLD. $5,000 to $7,000
    <center> <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts Including Americana<br>November 6, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> GLEIZES, Albert. METZINGER, Jean. <i>Du Cubisme.</i> Paris, 1947. LIMITED EDITION, number 19 of 20 copies on papier d'Auvergne. $3,000 to $4,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [THE LITTLE REVIEW]. ANDERSON, Margaret, ed. POUND, Ezra, ed. HEAP, Jane, ed. <i>The Little Review.</i> Vol. I, No. 1 through Vol. XII, No. 2. 1914-1929. $3,000 to $4,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [MOUNTENEY, Leonard, binder]. LOUŸS, Pierre. <i>Songs of Bilitis.</i> Chicago: Argus Books, 1931. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Nov. 6:</b> [HANCOCK, John]. Partly-printed U.S. Loan-Office Transfer Certificate issued on behalf of Hancock. Sgn’d on recto by William Imlay, as Commissioner of Loans of Connecticut. 28 February 1793. $2,000 to $3,000

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Rare Book Hub: 46 Auctions Archived, another 38 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Saturday 22 June 2019 46 auctions were archived to the Rare Book Hub Transaction Database; 16 in euros, 5 in British pounds, 2 in Mexican pesos, and 23 in US dollars.  Turnover was $17,028,469 as 15,167 lots were offered and 11,888 sold for a 78% success rate.  Auctions continue to perform well.

 

5 auctions saw their total proceeds reach a million dollars: 

ChristiesIcons of Glamour and Style : The Constantiner Collection on June 19th: $2,987,296 
Heritage AuctionsAnimation Art on June 15th: $2,067,795 
Robert Siegel GalleriesWorldwide Postal History on June 20th: $1,602,570 
Binoche et GiquelloAncient and Modern Books on June 14th: $1,267,186 
SothebysBooks and Manuscripts on June 18th: $1,209,807 
 

9 auctions saw total sales exceed 100% of the high estimates of all lots offered: 

ArtcurialAndre Malraux's Intimate Collection - books, manuscripts, prints on June 19th: 262.98% 
Robert Siegel GalleriesWorldwide Postal History on June 20th: 192.84% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsModern Literature & First Editions, Children's, Private Press & Illustrated Books on June 20th: 164.42% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps and Documents on June 19th: 146.76% 
FreemansThe Collection of Victor Niederhoffer on June 19th: 114.36% 
Vermot de PasPosters on June 14th: 107.24% 
Leland Little AuctionsImportant Summer Auction - Prints and Books on June 15th: 106.21% 
Hôtel des Ventes MosanRare Books, Prints on June 13th: 103.43% 
Heritage AuctionsWeekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 6/11 on June 18th: 100.17% 


20 sales saw at least 80% of their lots sell: 

Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 5/19 on June 16th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsWeekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 6/11 on June 18th: 100.00% 
ArtcurialAndre Malraux's Intimate Collection - books, manuscripts, prints on June 19th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Comics - bidstart 6/9 on June 16th: 99.71% 
Heritage AuctionsAnimation Art on June 15th: 99.46% 
Heritage AuctionsSunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 6/9 on June 16th: 98.62% 
FreemansThe Collection of Victor Niederhoffer on June 19th: 98.15% 
Heritage AuctionsTuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 6/11 on June 18th: 97.65% 
Leland Little AuctionsImportant Summer Auction - Prints and Books on June 15th: 96.67% 
Alaska AuctionOnline auction - Prints, Posters, Signs on June 19th: 94.94% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps and Documents on June 19th: 92.66% 
Robert Siegel GalleriesWorldwide Postal History on June 20th: 91.43% 
Bruun RasmussenBooks and Manuscripts on June 18th: 90.57% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsModern Literature & First Editions, Children's, Private Press & Illustrated Books on June 20th: 89.12% 
Potomack CompanyJapanese Print Collection on June 18th: 88.68% 
Hôtel des Ventes MosanRare Books, Prints on June 13th: 81.82% 
ChristiesIcons of Glamour and Style : The Constantiner Collection on June 19th: 81.52% 
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksFine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on June 15th: 81.48% 
FreemansBooks, Maps and Manuscripts on June 20th: 81.20% 
Bruun RasmussenPrints on June 18th: 80.28% 
 

Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Christies Dovima with Elephants, Evening Dress by Dior, Cirque d’Hiver, Paris, 1955 on June 19th Actual price: USD $296,060.
  2. Christies Statue of Liberty, 1976-1986 on June 19th Actual price: USD $240,125.
  3. Christies Stephanie, Cindy, Christy, Tatjana, Naomi, Hollywood, 1989 on June 19th Actual price: USD $226,000.
  4. Christies Harlequin Dress (Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn), 1950 on June 19th Actual price: USD $226,000.
  5. Christies Cindy Crawford, Tatjana Patitz, Helena Christensen, Linda Evangelista, Claudia Schiffer, Naomi Campbell, Karen Mulder & Stephanie Seymour, for American Vogue, Brooklyn, New York, 1991 on June 19th Actual price: USD $211,875.
  6. Christies Sie Kommen, Dressed & Sie Kommen, Nude, Paris, 1981 on June 19th Actual price: USD $197,750.
  7. Christies Woman in Moroccan Palace, Marrakech, 1951 on June 19th Actual price: USD $197,750.
  8. Christies Versace Dress, Back View, El Mirage, 1990 on June 19th Actual price: USD $155,375.
  9. Sothebys JAZZ. on June 18th Actual price: USD $134,188.
  10. Christies Vogue Fashion Photograph (Cafe in Lima), Peru, (Jean Patchett), 1948 on June 19th Actual price: USD $120,063.
  11. Sothebys LE CHEF-D'ŒUVRE INCONNU. on June 18th Actual price: USD $113,000.
  12. Swann Galleries David Wojnarowicz@Manhattan-Night (III). on June 20th Actual price: USD $106,250.
  13. Christies Lauren Hutton, Great Exuma, The Bahamas, October 1968 on June 19th Actual price: USD $105,938.
  14. Christies Versace, Veiled Dress, El Mirage, 1990 on June 19th Actual price: USD $98,875.
  15. Sothebys LE CANTIQUE DES CANTIQUES. on June 18th Actual price: USD $84,750.
  16. Binoche et Giquello Fables choisies, mises en vers. on June 14th Actual price: USD $81,077.
  17. Christies Rue Aubriot, (YSL + Nude), Paris, 1975 on June 19th Actual price: USD $73,450.
  18. Binoche et Giquello Le Bourgeois gentilhomme, comedie-ballet, on June 14th Actual price: USD $72,904.
  19. Arenberg Auctions [Théâtre de l'univers] Theatrum orbis terrarum. on June 15th Actual price: USD $71,400.
  20. Christies Woman in Chicken Hat (Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn), New York, 1949 on June 19th Actual price: USD $70,625.
  21. Swann Galleries Memoranda During the War. on June 20th Actual price: USD $70,000.
  22. Christies Ca del Bosco, Erbusco, Italie, 1989 on June 19th Actual price: USD $67,800.
  23. Christies Chanel Feather Headdress [by Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel Haute Couture], New York, 1994 on June 19th Actual price: USD $67,800.
  24. Binoche et Giquello Le Tartuffe, ou l'Imposteur, comédie. on June 14th Actual price: USD $67,372.
  25. Heritage Auctions Mary Blair "It's a Small World" Castle Facade Concept Painting (Walt Disney, 1964). on June 15th Actual price: USD $66,000.



46 total sales reported this week:

Purcell Auctioneers. Antiques and Collectables -Books and Prints on June 19th: 59.14%
Alaska Auction. Online auction - Prints, Posters, Signs on June 19th: 94.94%
Artcurial. Andre Malraux's Intimate Collection - books, manuscripts, prints on June 19th: 100.00%
Artcurial. Books and Manuscripts on June 19th: 53.74%
Bruun Rasmussen. Books and Manuscripts on June 18th: 90.57%
Bruun Rasmussen. Prints on June 18th: 80.28%
RR Auction. Apollo 11: 50th Anniversary - Online bidstart 6/13 on June 20th: 73.33%
Robert Siegel Galleries. Worldwide Postal History on June 20th: 91.43%
Swann Galleries. The Pride Sale on June 20th: 73.45%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Modern Literature & First Editions, Children's, Private Press & Illustrated Books on June 20th: 89.12%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Printed Books, Maps and Documents on June 19th: 92.66%
Lyon and Turnbull. Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Photographs on June 19th: 76.16%
ALDE. Ancient and 19th Century Books on June 17th: 53.74%
Freemans. The Collection of Victor Niederhoffer on June 19th: 98.15%
Freemans. Books, Maps and Manuscripts on June 20th: 81.20%
Potomack Company. Japanese Print Collection on June 18th: 88.68%
Clars Auction Gallery. Prints, Books on June 16th: 79.55%
Clars Auction Gallery. Prints, Books on June 15th: 70.73%
Christies. Icons of Glamour and Style : The Constantiner Collection on June 19th: 81.52%
Morton Subastas. Graphic Art - Prints on June 20th: 39.38%
Morton Subastas. BOOKS OF PHOTOGRAPHY, ART AND MOTORSPORTS FROM THE COLLECTION OF ING. DON LORENZO ZAMBRANO on June 18th: 71.97%
Sothebys. Books and Manuscripts on June 18th: 56.19%
Winner's Auctions Ltd. Seforim, Chabad, Eretz Yisrael and Zionism, Postcards and Photographs, Art, Letters from Rabbis and on June 5th: 65.36%
Heritage Auctions. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 6/11 on June 18th: 97.65%
Doyle New York. Travel and Sports in Africa: The Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson on June 18th: 73.25%
Heritage Auctions. Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 6/11 on June 18th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Monthly Photographs Online - bidstart 5/29 on June 19th: 59.04%
Aste Bolaffi. Rare Books and Autographs on June 13th: 73.91%
Santa Fe Art Auction. An Earlier West: Books, Prints + Pamphlets on June 15th: 70.83%
Lion Heart Autographs. WWII ‘Great Escape’ POW Diary & 175 GREAT Autographs in Art, History, Literature, Music & Science on June 12th: 72.73%
Leland Little Auctions. Important Summer Auction - Prints and Books on June 15th: 96.67%
Hôtel des Ventes Mosan. Rare Books, Prints on June 13th: 81.82%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 6/9 on June 16th: 99.71%
Arenberg Auctions. Books on June 15th: 67.69%
Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers. Books and Ephemera - Day 2 on June 14th: 64.65%
Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers. Books, Maps, Prints and Ephemera on June 13th: 63.91%
Eldreds. Fine and Decorative Arts - Prints, Books, etc. on June 14th: 48.15%
Il Ponte. Photographs on June 13th: 60.15%
Ader. Photographs on June 13th: 46.67%
Vermot de Pas. Posters on June 14th: 71.36%
Binoche et Giquello. Ancient and Modern Books on June 14th: 54.03%
Pierre Berge and Associes. Modern and Contemporary Art - Prints and Photographs on June 12th: 51.06%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 5/19 on June 16th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 6/9 on June 16th: 98.62%
Heritage Auctions. Animation Art on June 15th: 99.46%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on June 15th: 81.48%


For the week ahead 38 sales are scheduled:

Mon. Jun. 24th
Aguttes. Lyon. Contemporary Art and Photography - Prints and Photos. 153 lots
Australian Book Auctions. Armadale, . Rare Books. 163 lots
Cowans Auctions. Cincinnati. American History Timed Online Auction - bidstart 6/13. 334 lots
Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen. 75172 Pforzheim. Books, Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques. 4476 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 85 lots

Tue. Jun. 25th
ALDE. Paris. Library of an Amateur. 224 lots
Dorotheum . Vienna. Books and Decorative Prints. 362 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 6/18. 410 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 6/18. 214 lots
Rossini. Paris. Modern and Contemporary Prints. 12 lots
William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals. Chadds Ford, PA . Eclectic Variety - Books, Prints. 29 lots

Wed. Jun. 26th
Bonhams. London. Fine Books and Manuscripts. 257 lots
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Gloucestershire. The Library of the late Martin Woolf Orskey. 404 lots
PIASA. Paris. Editions: prints, illustrated books, multiples. 138 lots
Forum Auctions. London. Editions and Works on Paper. 347 lots
Thomson Roddick Auctioneers & Valuers. Carlisle. Antiquarian and Collectible Books Auction. 298 lots
University Archives. Westport. Superb Selection of Autographed Documents, Manuscripts, Photos & Books.
Grays Auctioneers. Cleveland, . Fine Art - Prints. 39 lots
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. Chicago. Interiors - Prints. 132 lots
Rago Arts and Auctions. Lambertville. Urban Living - Art Prints, Illustrations. 66 lots

Thu. Jun. 27th
Koller Auctions. Zurich. Photography. 135 lots
Chiswick Auctions. London. Books and Works on Paper. 200 lots
PBA Galleries. San Francisco. Fine Literature with Mystery & Detective Fiction. 514 lots
Bonhams. London. Sam Francis Prints - Online bidstart 6/19. 49 lots
Soler Y Llach. Barcelona. Vintage Posters. 213 lots
Soler Y Llach. Barcelona. Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Collections. 953 lots
Bonhams. London. Modern and Contemporary Art - Prints and Photographs. 15 lots

Fri. Jun. 28th
Aguttes. Neuilly-sur-Seine . Manuscripts. 428 lots
Leslie Hindman Auctioneers. Chicago. Fine Art Summer Selections - Prints. 59 lots
Pierre Berge and Associes. Paris. Books. 28 lots

Sat. Jun. 29th
Koller Auctions. Zurich. Prints and Multiples. 180 lots
Potter and Potter Auctions. Chicago. The Magic Collection of Jim Rawlins - Part 2. 162 lots
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper. 178 lots
Leland Little Auctions. Hillsborough, NC. June Gallery Auction - Books,Prints. 58 lots

Sun. Jun. 30th
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 6/23.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 6/23.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 6/2. 280 lots
Carlsen Gallery. Greenville, NY. Antiques - Prints. 14 lots

Bruce McKinney

RBH and AE

  • <center><b>Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair<br>October 12-13, 2019<br>Seattle Center Exhibition Hall</b>
    <center><b>Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair<br>October 12-13, 2019<br>Seattle Center Exhibition Hall</b>
    <center><b>Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair<br>October 12-13, 2019<br>Seattle Center Exhibition Hall</b>
    <center><b>Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair<br>October 12-13, 2019<br>Seattle Center Exhibition Hall</b>
    <center><b>Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair<br>October 12-13, 2019<br>Seattle Center Exhibition Hall</b>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Sir Isaac Newton, <i>Opticks,</i> first edition, first issue, London, 1704. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Johannes Jacobus Canis, <i>De modo studendi in utroque iure,</i> first edition, Padua, 1476. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Pope Clemens V, <i>Constitutiones,</i> Nuremberg, 1482. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Nicolaus Panormitanus de Tudeschis, <i>Lectura super V libris Decretalium,</i> Basel, 1480-81. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Michael Faraday, <i>Experimental Researches in Electricity,</i> complete set, first editions, London, 1832-56. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> William Gilbert, <i>Tractatus sive physiologia nova de magnete,</i> Sedini, 1628. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> John Bulwer, <i>Philocophus,</i> first edition of the first book in English on the deaf, London, 1648. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> James Cook, complete set, 9 volumes, London, 1773-84. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 24:</b> Nicolaus Bertrand, <i>Opus de Tholosano[rum] Gestis ab Urbe Condita,</i> with the earliest known view of the city of Toulouse, 1515. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Autographs & Memorabilia<br>October 16, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Oct. 16:</b> Rare black and white photograph of Marilyn Monroe in a costume designed by William Travilla for 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes', signed and inscribed. £5,000 to £7,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Oct. 16:</b> Partially printed document in French signed 'Napoleon', Palais de Trianon, 19 December 1809. £1,000 to £1,500
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Oct. 16:</b> Collection of rare letters signed by John Jacob Astor providing an insight into his involvement in the financial crisis of the 1818-1819 and into his commercial activity. £1,000 to £1,500
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Autographs & Memorabilia<br>October 16, 2019</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Oct. 16:</b> Autograph letter signed by P.F. Garrett to Hy J.Bowles in Uvalde, Texas, 16 March 1894. £1,000 to £1,500
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Oct. 16:</b> Autograph letter signed by Clemence Royer in French to a friend and intellectual 4 pages, 4to, Paris, 10 July 1877. £800 to £12,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Oct. 16:</b> Original Time Magazine issue of July 25th, 1969 entitled "Apollo 11: The Riskiest Mission", signed by Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins in blue ink on front page. £1,000 to £1,500
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Oct. 16:</b> Front page of German newspaper dated 21st July 1969 signed and inscribed by Neil Armstrong, also signed by Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins. £5,000 to £7,000
  • <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions:<br>Books, Manuscripts & Fine Art<br>October 18, 2019</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Ernest Hemingway. <i>The Spanish Earth.</i> First Edition. Cleveland, 1938. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Toni Morrison. <i>The Bluest Eye.</i> First Edition. New York, 1970. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Charles Etienne Briseux. <i>L’Art de Batir des Maisons de Campagn.</i> Paris, 1743. $6,000 to $8,000.
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    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Sadajiro Yamanaka. <i>To-so Seikwa: Select Relics of the T’ang and the Sung Dynasties from the Collections in Europe and America</i>. Osaka, 1928. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Charles Dickens. <i>Bleak House.</i> First Edition. 20 parts bound in 19 issues. London, 1852-3. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Frederic Thrasher. <i>Chicago’s Gangland Prepared by Frederic M. Thrasher 1923-26.</i> Chicago, 1926. $1,000 to $2,000.
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    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> <i>Father Abraham’s Almanack, For the Year of Our Lord 1776; Fitted to the Latitude of Forty Degrees....</i> Philadelphia: Printed and sold by John Dunlap, [1775]. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Francesco Lana Terzi. <i>Magisterium naturae, et artis. Opus physico-mathematicum.</i> Brescia, 1684/1692. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Eglomise Silhouette Profile Portrait of George Washington on Glass. American, ca. 1790s/1800s. 15" x 13" $5,000 to $7,000.
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    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> William James. <i>The Principles of Psychology.</i> New York, 1890. Two volumes, First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Roland Clark (1874–1957). <i>Roland Clark’s Etchings.</i> New York: The Derrydale Press, 1938. $3,500 to $4,500.
    <b>Potter & Potter Auctions, Oct. 18:</b> Mexican-American War Recruiting Broadside. Akron, Ohio: ca. 1846/48. $1,000 to $2,000.