• <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.
    <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions:<br>Books, Manuscripts & Fine Art<br>October 18, 2019</b>
    <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.
    <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions:<br>Books, Manuscripts & Fine Art<br>October 18, 2019</b>
    <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.
    <center><b>Potter & Potter Auctions:<br>Books, Manuscripts & Fine Art<br>October 18, 2019</b>
    <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.
  • <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>
  • <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

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No Sale Number Auction House Sale Name Date of Auction Archived Date Total Lots Lots Sold % Lots Sold CURR Exch. Rate Low Est. Lots Sold High Est. Lots Sold High Est. All Lots Total Sales Total Sales In $ % Total Sales / High Est.
1 #2512 Swann Galleries Maps and Atlases, Natural History and Color Plate Books June 6, 2019 June 7, 2019 399 328 82.21% USD 1.0 453,850.00 687,875.00 827,475.00 867,039.00 867,039.00 104.78%
2 #60619 PIASA Asian Art - Books and Prints June 6, 2019 June 7, 2019 89 58 65.17% EUR 1.1 38,320.00 51,660.00 67,420.00 182,208.00 204,072.96 270.26%
3 #113P Galerie Bassenge 19th-21st Century Photography June 5, 2019 June 6, 2019 366 167 45.63% EUR 1.1 141,800.00 141,800.00 372,000.00 243,576.90 272,806.12 65.48%
4 #60519 Nye & Company Auctioneers Estate Treasures - Fine Art Prints, Books June 5, 2019 June 6, 2019 31 18 58.06% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 11,731.25 11,731.25
5 #n10086 Sothebys Important Judaica - Books, Prints, Manuscripts June 5, 2019 June 6, 2019 21 13 61.90% USD 1.0 136,000.00 188,000.00 668,000.00 756,125.00 756,125.00 113.19%
6 #17699 Christies Beyond the Horizon: The Mopelia Collection of Atlases and Travel Books June 5, 2019 June 6, 2019 203 123 60.59% GBP 1.25 1,411,100.00 2,083,700.00 4,065,300.00 2,301,000.00 2,922,270.00 56.60%
7 #2511 Swann Galleries Illustration Art June 4, 2019 June 5, 2019 205 154 75.12% USD 1.0 356,000.00 524,450.00 678,550.00 666,780.00 666,780.00 98.27%
8 #OL-19 Kedem Auctions Ltd. Online Auction: Jewish and Israeli History, Art and Culture June 4, 2019 June 7, 2019 363 266 73.28% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 105,635.00 105,635.00
9 #886 Bruun Rasmussen Modern and Contemporary Prints June 4, 2019 June 5, 2019 58 31 53.45% EUR 1.1 111,150.00 127,500.00 215,850.00 173,931.25 194,803.00 80.58%
10 #60419 William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals Eclectic Variety June 4, 2019 June 5, 2019 34 34 100.00% USD 1.0 2,740.00 5,480.00 5,480.00 4,141.80 4,141.80 75.58%
11 #141923 Heritage Auctions Tuesday Internet Currency Auction - bidstart 5/28 June 4, 2019 June 6, 2019 761 753 98.95% USD 1.0 116,796.00 169,399.00 175,239.00 121,184.60 121,184.60 69.15%
12 #281923 Heritage Auctions Weekly World Currency Internet Auction - Online bidstart 5/28 June 4, 2019 June 5, 2019 206 206 100.00% USD 1.0 32,845.00 45,150.00 45,150.00 38,348.80 38,348.80 84.94%
13 #1923 Bruun Rasmussen Prints June 3, 2019 June 5, 2019 59 45 76.27% EUR 1.1 28,965.00 34,090.00 40,750.00 40,575.00 45,444.00 99.57%
14 #58857 Dorotheum Autographs, Manuscripts, Documents June 3, 2019 June 5, 2019 315 186 59.05% EUR 1.1 0.00 0.00 0.00 118,750.00 133,000.00
15 #121922 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Comics - bidstart 5/26 June 2, 2019 June 4, 2019 782 780 99.74% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 300,170.40 300,170.40
16 #161922 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Movie Posters - bidstart 5/26 June 2, 2019 June 4, 2019 500 487 97.40% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 64,569.60 64,569.60
17 #151922 Heritage Auctions Sunday Internet Sports Collectibles - Internet bidstart 5/5 June 2, 2019 June 4, 2019 212 212 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 79,077.00 79,077.00
18 #113W Galerie Bassenge Master Graphics of German Classics June 1, 2019 June 5, 2019 40 31 77.50% EUR 1.1 160,400.00 160,400.00 232,100.00 217,833.00 243,972.96 93.85%
19 #113N Galerie Bassenge Modern Art Part 1 - Prints June 1, 2019 June 6, 2019 132 104 78.79% EUR 1.1 196,200.00 196,200.00 279,950.00 282,998.40 316,958.21 101.09%
20 #60119 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper June 1, 2019 June 4, 2019 174 138 79.31% USD 1.0 42,050.00 82,750.00 104,150.00 22,060.50 22,060.50 21.18%
21 #584 Eldreds Antiques and Accessories - Books and Prints May 31, 2019 June 4, 2019 55 42 76.36% USD 1.0 8,970.00 14,240.00 18,710.00 10,830.00 10,830.00 57.88%
22 #113M Galerie Bassenge Modern Art Part 2 - Prints May 31, 2019 June 6, 2019 345 284 82.32% EUR 1.1 135,900.00 135,900.00 165,570.00 214,548.90 240,294.81 129.58%
23 #50014 Heritage Auctions 1915 Cracker Jack PSA Set Registry Auction May 30, 2019 June 4, 2019 176 176 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,406,926.80 1,406,926.80
24 #113L Galerie Bassenge Creatures - Fine Art Prints May 30, 2019 June 5, 2019 67 40 59.70% EUR 1.1 85,540.00 85,540.00 137,140.00 155,754.90 174,445.50 113.57%
25 #1914 Tajan Prints and Illustrated Books May 29, 2019 June 4, 2019 270 134 49.63% EUR 1.1 93,530.00 124,650.00 230,280.00 243,945.00 273,218.40 105.93%
26 #113K Galerie Bassenge 15th-19th Century Prints May 29, 2019 June 5, 2019 705 444 62.98% EUR 1.1 866,400.00 866,400.00 1,167,500.00 1,279,421.40 1,432,951.96 109.59%
27 #11b Adams Amsterdam Auctions NRC Veiling - Art Sale Online - Session 2: Modern and Contemporary Art - bidstart 5/3 May 28, 2019 June 3, 2019 252 204 80.95% EUR 1.1 280,950.00 412,350.00 549,750.00 385,106.94 431,319.78 70.05%
28 #52819 Jacksons Auction Spectacular Toy and Collectibles Auction - Advertising, signs, displays May 28, 2019 June 4, 2019 56 55 98.21% USD 1.0 3,025.00 5,160.00 5,510.00 11,576.00 11,576.00 210.09%
29 #11a Adams Amsterdam Auctions NRC Veiling - Art Sale Online - Session 1: Fine Art - bidstart 5/3 May 27, 2019 June 3, 2019 252 190 75.40% EUR 1.1 210,650.00 317,050.00 452,850.00 279,096.03 312,587.53 61.63%
30 #2529 Ferraton Rare Books May 24, 2019 June 4, 2019 848 698 82.31% EUR 1.1 67,930.00 100,195.00 125,390.00 173,781.25 194,635.00 138.59%
31 #51519 University Archives An Astounding Collection of Declaration Signers May 15, 2019 June 3, 2019 292 253 86.64% USD 1.0 412,390.00 486,765.00 782,215.00 530,091.00 530,091.00 67.77%
32 #1918 Tajan Online - Prints February 14, 2019 June 4, 2019 210 105 50.00% EUR 1.1 32,330.00 45,970.00 82,080.00 49,973.00 55,969.76 60.88%
  • <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
  • <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.
  • <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>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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