• <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including the Eric C. Caren Collection Part 8<br>Online July 6 - 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Albert Einstein, typed letter signed, explaining the nature of his personal atheism and belief in God. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> George Washington. Autograph letter signed to Bryan Fairfax, looking forward to the Treaty of Paris, 5 February 1783. $60,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Alfred Swaine Taylor. Early “photogenic drawing,” photograph of a fern, dated 2 December 1839. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including the Eric C. Caren Collection Part 8<br>Online July 6 - 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> "Departure of Mr. Lincoln—Parting Address" in the <i>Weekly Illinois State Journal,</i> Vol. XXX, No. 1541, Springfield, February 13, 1861. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Benjamin Harrison document signed certifying the service of Daniel Cumbo, a black Revolutionary soldier. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Front page printing of the Articles of Confederation in the <i>New-Jersey Gazette,</i> Vol. 1, No. 22. Trenton, April 29, 1778. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including the Eric C. Caren Collection Part 8<br>Online July 6 - 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> George Washington Funeral Procession Broadside. Boston, January 6, 1800. $5,000 to $7,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Philippe Laroque, printed score for “The Heroe of New Orleans Battle.” Philadelphia, 1815. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Report of the Battle of Queenston Heights, the first major battle in the War of 1812, in <i>Supplement to the Quebec Gazette,</i> 24th October 1812. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Including the Eric C. Caren Collection Part 8<br>Online July 6 - 21, 2020</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> His Majesty's Most Gracious Speech to both Houses of Parliament, On Tuesday the Eighteenth Day of November, 1760. London, 1760. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Elegy on the Death of James Lawrence, Esq. late Commander of the U.S. Frigate Chesapeake. [Boston]: A. Bowen, 1813. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Jul. 6 to 21:</b> Benjamin Lincoln's Commission as Major General, signed by John Hancock, 19 February 1777. $30,000 to $50,000.
  • <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Very scarce autograph letter, signed, by Emily Tennessee Donelson, wife of Andrew Jackson Donelson, who served as First Lady / White House Hostess to President Andrew Jackson from 1828 to about 1834. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Thirteen Edward Wells maps plus title page from his rare atlas, A NEW SET OF MAPS BOTH OF ANCIENT AND PRESENT GEOGRAPHY. $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> L.B. Folger and C. Kallenback: MEMPHIS - BIRD'S EYE VIEW - SUPPLEMENT TO THE APPEAL. Scarce lithograph on paper. $800 to $1,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Large NASA-Space Race era archive of material related to Colonel Michael J. Vaccaro, director of administration of the Marshall Space Flight Center of Huntsville, Alabama. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> 1836 slavery related document signed by President Andrew Jackson, Andrew Jackson Jr., and Andrew Jackson Donelson. $800 to $1,100.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Roger Sherman Signed CT Land Grant, 1757. $600 to $700.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Letter archive related to the Randolph family of Virginia, including Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Jefferson Randolph, Lewis Meriwether Randolph – the grandson of President Jefferson. $400 to $500.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Louisiana, as formerly claimed by France, now containing part of British America to the East in Spanish America to the West of Mississippi map, by Thomas Kitchin, 1765. $400 to $450.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Andrew Jackson manuscript document, unsigned, containing notes on several Tennessee legal cases, including one regarding a slave, circa 1790-96. $350 to $450.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Summer Sale<br>July 11 & 12, 2020</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> VA Civil War Photo, Alexander Gardner – Timothy O'Sullivan. $400 to $450.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Military Archive, WWI/WWII French Soldier Paul Didier. $400 to $450.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jul. 11 – 12:</b> Early Virginia Map, B. Tanner, J. Reid, 1796. $300 to $400.
  • <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>Latin Book of Hours, around 1480.<br>Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>Northern journeys - Collection of around 120 works, 17th-19th century.
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>J. Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> 1922. Est: € 8,000
    <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>Florilegium, <i>Fleurs du Printemps et de l‘Este,</i> around 1630. Est: € 35,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>T. R. Malthus, <i>An essay on the principle of population,</i> 1798. Est: € 60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>E. Cerillo, <i>Dipinti murali di Pompei,</i> 1886. Est: € 2,000
    <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br><i>Bulla aurea,</i> 1485. Est: € 40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>A. Verschaffelt, <i>Iconographie des Camellias,</i> 1848-60. Est: € 10,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>M. Duchamp & A. Breton, <i>Le surréalisme en 1947,</i> 1947.<br>Est: € 16,000
    <center><b> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on July 6th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>H. Schedel, <i>Liber chronicarum,</i> 1493.<br>Est: € 25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>M. E. Chevreul, <i>De la loi du contraste simultané des couleurs,</i> 1839.<br>Est: € 5,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, July 6:</b><br>F. Léger & P. Éluard, <i>Liberté j‘écris ton nom,</i> 1953. Est: € 15,000

Auction Update Review

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Rare Book Hub: 31 Auctions Archived, another 35 Upcoming this Week

For the week ended Friday, 29 May 2020, 31 auctions have been archived to the Rare Book Hub Transaction Database; 11 denominated in euros, 1 in British pounds, 1 in Mexican pesos, and 18 in US dollars.  Turnover was $9,648,101 as 10,975 lots were offered and 8,445 sold for a 77% success rate.  The field continues to normalize in the Covid-19 era.

 

3 auctions saw their total proceeds reach a million dollars: 

ChristiesWorking from Home: Prints and Multiples - bidstart 4/30 on May 14th: $1,899,750 
ChristiesRare Books and Manuscripts on May 27th: $1,422,958 
Kiefer Buch und KunstauktionenBooks, Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques on May 13th: $1,082,977


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

Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps, Prints, Autographs & Documents, Antiquarian, Travel, Military & Natural Histor on May 28th: 159.74% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 19th: 135.02% 
Gonnelli Casa DAsteBooks and Graphics on May 28th: 103.78% 
Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 5/19 on May 26th: 102.89% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 20th: 101.92% 


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

Dirk Soulis AuctionsThe Ed McHugh Collection: Books, including Railroad and Military History on May 29th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsSports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 5/10 on May 24th: 100.00% 
ChristiesFrom Pictorialism into Modernism: 80 Years of Photography - Bidstart 4/30 on May 13th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsWorld Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 5/19 on May 26th: 100.00% 
Heritage AuctionsComics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online on May 25th: 99.89% 
Heritage AuctionsU.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 5/19 on May 26th: 99.45% 
Heritage AuctionsMovie Posters Weekly on May 24th: 98.38% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 19th: 97.67% 
William H. Bunch Auctions and AppraisalsOnline Only: Timed Eclectic Variety - bidstart 3/15 on May 26th: 96.00% 
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare BooksFine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on May 23rd: 95.00% 
Dominic Winter Book AuctionsPrinted Books, Maps, Prints, Autographs & Documents, Antiquarian, Travel, Military & Natural Histor on May 28th: 94.97% 
FreemansBooks and Manuscripts on May 28th: 91.74% 
Bruun RasmussenPrints on May 26th: 91.00% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 18th: 89.23% 
Catawiki B. V.Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 20th: 88.46% 
SkinnerFine Prints and Photographs on May 27th: 85.51% 
Catawiki B. V.Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 17th: 84.78% 
Morphy AuctionsFounders and Patriots: Documents, Maps, Rare Imprints and Books on May 27th: 82.76% 
ChristiesRare Books and Manuscripts on May 27th: 80.77% 
ChristiesWorking from Home: Prints and Multiples - bidstart 4/30 on May 14th: 80.26% 
ArtcurialASTERIX SUPPORTS FONDATION HÔPITAUX DE PARIS - HÔPITAUX DE FRANCE on May 26th: 80.00% 

 

Top 25 Lots Reported This Past Week.
  1. Christies -9.0 on May 14th Actual price: USD $325,000.
  2. Christies Médaille de son prix Nobel de littérature on May 27th Actual price: USD $166,288.
  3. Artcurial Tanguy et Laverdure - Tome 4 on May 26th Actual price: USD $165,346.
  4. Sothebys Texas. on May 27th Actual price: USD $150,000.
  5. Christies Paravent on May 14th Actual price: USD $112,500.
  6. Christies Chris Evert on May 15th Actual price: USD $106,250.
  7. Artcurial Asterix - Volume 30 on May 26th Actual price: USD $104,719.
  8. Christies Hippocratis magni coacae Praenotiones. Opus admirabile, in tres libros tributum. Interprete et enarratore Ludovico Dureto, segusiano, ad Henricum III, Galli et Polonia regem Christianisimum, cum rerum commemorabilium Indice amplissimo.. on May 27th Actual price: USD $103,930.
  9. Christies Campbell's Onion Soup Box on May 15th Actual price: USD $100,000.
  10. Christies Amaryllis in Vase, from Moving Focus on May 14th Actual price: USD $100,000.
  11. Christies Four Tales from the Arabian Nights, on May 14th Actual price: USD $93,750.
  12. Christies Marilyn Monroe (Marilyn): one print on May 14th Actual price: USD $93,750.
  13. Artcurial Astérix - Tome 29 on May 26th Actual price: USD $88,185.
  14. Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen (1884 Leipzig - New York 1950). "Gesichter". Portfolio mit 19 Radierungen auf Bütten, 1919. on May 13th Actual price: USD $83,969.
  15. Gonnelli Casa DAste Marilyn Monroe (Marilyn). on May 28th Actual price: USD $83,144.
  16. Sothebys Voyage Dans l'Intérieur De l'Amérique Du Nord Executé Pendant les Années 1832, 1833 et 1834. on May 27th Actual price: USD $81,250.
  17. Christies De ou par Marcel Duchamp ou Rrose Sélavy (la Boîte-en-valise) on May 27th Actual price: USD $76,215.
  18. Artcurial Oumpah - Pah - Tome 1 on May 26th Actual price: USD $71,650.
  19. Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen Hortus nitidissimis omnem per annum superviens floribus... Bd. 3 (v.3). on May 13th Actual price: USD $62,977.
  20. Sothebys [Map of the World as a Sphere]. on May 27th Actual price: USD $62,500.
  21. Christies André Breton, Constellations, Pierre Matisse, New York, 1959 on May 14th Actual price: USD $62,500.
  22. Christies Whirlpools on May 14th Actual price: USD $62,500.
  23. Christies Vampyr II (Vampire II) on May 14th Actual price: USD $60,000.
  24. Christies Les Jeux de la Poupée. Illustrés de textes par Paul Éluard on May 27th Actual price: USD $52,658.
  25. Christies Les Œuvres de maistre Francoys Villlon. Le monologue du franc archier de Baignollet. Le Dyalogue des seigneurs de Mallepaye & Baillevent. on May 27th Actual price: USD $52,658.

 


31 total sales reported this week:

Freemans. The Martin Magovsky Collection of Children's Books on May 28th: 76.28%
Dirk Soulis Auctions. The Ed McHugh Collection: Books, including Railroad and Military History on May 29th: 100.00%
Dominic Winter Book Auctions. Printed Books, Maps, Prints, Autographs & Documents, Antiquarian, Travel, Military & Natural Histor on May 28th: 94.97%
PBA Galleries. Art & Archaeology of Asia - Travel & Exploration - Cartography on May 28th: 78.37%
Morton Subastas. Online Only, Morton Weekly - Books, Prints on May 28th: 67.21%
Freemans. Books and Manuscripts on May 28th: 91.74%
Morphy Auctions. Founders and Patriots: Documents, Maps, Rare Imprints and Books on May 27th: 82.76%
Gonnelli Casa DAste. Books and Graphics on May 28th: 73.97%
Bruun Rasmussen. Prints on May 26th: 91.00%
Vermot de Pas. History and Regions of France on May 25th: 30.97%
Nye & Company Auctioneers. Estate Treasures - Fine Art Prints, Books on May 28th: 45.71%
Christies. Rare Books and Manuscripts on May 27th: 80.77%
Skinner. Fine Prints and Photographs on May 27th: 85.51%
Sothebys. Books and Manuscripts: A Spring Miscellany - Online bidstart 5/14 on May 27th: 70.00%
Heritage Auctions. U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 5/19 on May 26th: 99.45%
William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals. Online Only: Timed Eclectic Variety - bidstart 3/15 on May 26th: 96.00%
Artcurial. ASTERIX SUPPORTS FONDATION HÔPITAUX DE PARIS - HÔPITAUX DE FRANCE on May 26th: 80.00%
Heritage Auctions. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 5/19 on May 26th: 100.00%
Christies. First Open | Online - bistart 4/30 on May 15th: 58.33%
Christies. Working from Home: Prints and Multiples - bidstart 4/30 on May 14th: 80.26%
Christies. From Pictorialism into Modernism: 80 Years of Photography - Bidstart 4/30 on May 13th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 5/10 on May 24th: 100.00%
Heritage Auctions. Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online on May 25th: 99.89%
Heritage Auctions. Movie Posters Weekly on May 24th: 98.38%
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper on May 23rd: 95.00%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 5/15 on May 22nd: 78.57%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 20th: 88.46%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 19th: 97.67%
Catawiki B. V.. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 18th: 89.23%
Catawiki B. V.. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 5/8 on May 17th: 84.78%
Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen. Books, Graphics modern and ancient Arts, Antiques on May 13th: 59.30% 

 

For the week ahead 35 sales are scheduled:

Mon. Jun. 1st
Rossini. Paris. Modern and Contemporary Art - Prints and Photographs. 9 lots
Bruun Rasmussen. Copenhagen. Prints. 70 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 5/22. 66 lots

Tue. Jun. 2nd
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 5/22. 40 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 5/26. 703 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 5/26. 127 lots
Chiswick Auctions. London. Urban and Contemporary Art - Prints. 353 lots

Wed. Jun. 3rd
Forum Auctions. London. Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper. 238 lots
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . 15th-19th Century Prints. 695 lots
Christies. New York. Photographs - Online bidstart 5/19. 238 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 5/22. 75 lots

Thu. Jun. 4th
PBA Galleries. San Francisco. Comic Books: Pre-Code Horror, Silver Age Marvel and Undergrounds. 340 lots
Christies. New York. Ansel Adams and the American West Photographs from the Center for Creative Photography - bidstart 5/. 34 lots
AntiquarianAuctions.com. Lakeville. Rare Books - online bidstart 5/28.
Soler Y Llach. Barcelona. Antiquarian Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Collectibles. 804 lots
Christies. New York. Worlds Beyond: Fine Books and Manuscripts - Online bidstart5/14. 162 lots
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . Special Sale 'Fernweh'. 98 lots
Eldreds. East Dennis,. Spring Online Auction - bidstart 5/21. 25 lots

Fri. Jun. 5th
Binoche et Giquello. rue La Boetie, Paris. The Robert Beauvillain Library. 349 lots
Dorotheum . Vienna. Autographs, Manuscripts, Certificates. 362 lots
Bonhams. New York. Modern and Contemporary Prints and Multiples. 169 lots
Heritage Auctions. Beverly Hills. The Pinnacle US Rarities Collection Long Beach Expo Currency Signature Auction - Long Beach. 57 lots
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Space Exploration. 681 lots
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . Modern Art Part 2 - Prints. 245 lots
Ferraton. Bruxelles. Books.
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 5/29. 174 lots

Sat. Jun. 6th
Garth's Auctioneers and Appraisers. Columbus. June Eclectic Auction.
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . Modern Art Part 1 - Prints. 145 lots
Galerie Bassenge. Berlin-Grunewald . Works on Paper - Prints. 120 lots
Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books. Franklin. Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper.

Sun. Jun. 7th
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Movie Posters Weekly.
Heritage Auctions. Dallas. Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 5/24. 357 lots
Garth's Auctioneers and Appraisers. Columbus. The 50 Year Asian & Korean Collection of a United States Gentleman Diplomat, Serving Asia 1958-1988. 33 lots
Catawiki B. V.. LA Assen, . Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 5/29. 58 lots

Bruce McKinney

RBH and AE

  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b><br>John James Audubon, <i>Great Blue Heron,</i> hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate, 1834. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson, <i>A Map of the Most Inhabited Part of Virginia,</i> Dalrymple edition, 1755. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b><br>John James Audubon, <i>The Birds of America,</i> sign & inscribed to Brantz Mayer, 1840-44. $18,000 to $22,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Vincenzo Maria Coronelli & Jean Baptiste Nolin, Paris, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Henri Abraham Chatelain, <i>Atlas Historique,</i> 7 volumes, Amsterdam, 1705-1720. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Johann Baptist Homann, <i>Atlas Mapparum Geographicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, circa 1750s. $12,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Lowell Mason, <i>Musical Exercises for Singing Schools,</i> Boston, 1838. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries July 9:</b> Alexander Wilson, <i>American Ornithology,</i> 9 volumes, Philadelphia, 1808-14. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Online Only<br>25 June to 8 July 2020</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> Acted at the Dukes-Theatre. London: printed for William Cademan, 1673. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> MUYBRIDGE, EADWEARD. Panorama of San Francisco, from California-St. Hill. [San Francisco:] Morse's Gallery, 1877. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> BRUNUS ARETINUS, LEONARDUS. <i>De bello Italico adversus Gothos gesto.</i> Venice: Nicolas Jenson, 1471. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Online Only<br>25 June to 8 July 2020</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> HILL, JOHN. <i>Compleat Body of Gardening.</i> London: printed for T. Osborne; T. Trye; S. Crowder and Co.; and H. Woodgate, 1757. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> GASPAR DE PORTOLA. Document Signed Twice ("Gaspar de Portola," & "M. Portola"), 29 pp, Puebla, Mexico, December 10, 1780. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> VINGTIEME SIECLE. A complete set of the second series of <i>Vingtieme Siecle (XXe Siecle),</i> together with all fourteen special numbers. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>Online Only<br>25 June to 8 July 2020</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN DELANO. Autograph Letter Signed ("F.D.R.") as President, Washington, [1941], to Norman Davis, on White House stationery. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> HAYEK, FRIEDRICH AUGUST. Autograph Manuscript, "Discipline of Civilisation." $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> ADAMS, HANNAH; ADAMS, THOMAS "BOOK". Daubuz, Charles. <i>A Perpetual Commentary On The Revelation Of St. John.</i> London: Printed for Benj. Tooke, 1720. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> EMPEROR NORTON. Photograph signed ("Norton I"), albumen print carte-de-visite. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun. 25 – Jul. 8:</b> ROBERTS, DAVID. <i>Egypt and Nubia from Drawings Made on the Spot ... with Historical Descriptions by William Brockendon.</i> London: F.G. Moon, 1846-9. $4,000 to $6,000.