• <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.
  • <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

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2 #996 Eldreds April Sale - online only April 2, 2020 April 3, 2020 30 20 66.67% USD 1.0 3,820.00 5,980.00 11,080.00 3,400.00 3,400.00 30.69%
3 #391 Trafford Books Books, Paintings & Ephemera, Autographs, Coins, Postcards, Postage Stamps and Postal History. April 1, 2020 April 2, 2020 212 164 77.36% GBP 1.253522 10,385.00 13,046.00 20,101.00 11,546.00 14,327.25 57.44%
4 #78 Alexander Historical Auctions Spring Auction 2020 March 31, 2020 April 2, 2020 1419 1201 84.64% USD 1.0 289,220.00 413,530.00 559,920.00 429,637.50 429,637.50 76.73%
5 #ibid 63871 Koller Auctions Online Books and Autographs March 31, 2020 April 1, 2020 79 58 73.42% CHF 1.057467 15,320.00 23,200.00 31,500.00 24,895.00 25,839.06 79.03%
6 #ibid 63875 Koller Auctions Online Old Master Prints and Drawings March 31, 2020 April 1, 2020 25 19 76.00% CHF 1.057467 5,800.00 8,400.00 10,700.00 9,340.00 9,694.17 87.29%
7 #33120 Profiles in History The Alex Raymond Flash Gordon Auction March 31, 2020 April 1, 2020 4 2 50.00% USD 1.0 475,000.00 700,000.00 727,000.00 608,000.00 608,000.00 83.63%
8 #142013 Heritage Auctions US Currency Weekly Online - Bidstart 3/24 March 31, 2020 April 2, 2020 706 701 99.29% USD 1.0 112,870.00 160,330.00 163,670.00 125,516.20 125,516.20 76.69%
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10 #966 Morton Subastas Book Auction Eclectic Collection of the Engineer Don Lorenzo Zambrano March 31, 2020 April 1, 2020 250 182 72.80% MXN 0.044544 460,500.00 651,500.00 941,500.00 643,200.00 26,963.04 68.32%
11 #517 Chiswick Auctions Affordable Photographica March 30, 2020 April 3, 2020 216 128 59.26% GBP 1.253522 14,710.00 22,680.00 44,690.00 18,264.00 22,736.49 40.87%
12 #2014 Bruun Rasmussen Prints March 30, 2020 April 1, 2020 76 71 93.42% EUR 1.131409 31,440.00 35,550.00 37,835.00 46,500.00 51,288.77 122.90%
13 #122013 Heritage Auctions Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online March 29, 2020 March 31, 2020 1061 1048 98.77% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 382,245.40 382,245.40
14 #162013 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters Weekly March 29, 2020 March 31, 2020 557 534 95.87% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 61,148.80 61,148.80
15 #152013 Heritage Auctions Sports Collectibles Weekly - Bidstart 3/15 March 29, 2020 March 30, 2020 137 137 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 61,069.80 61,069.80
16 #32820 Brunk Auctions Premier Auction - Prints, Books March 28, 2020 March 30, 2020 24 21 87.50% USD 1.0 28,700.00 46,000.00 57,200.00 48,959.00 48,959.00 85.59%
17 #32820 Leland Little Auctions March Estates Auction - Fine Art Prints March 28, 2020 March 30, 2020 40 40 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 12,773.50 12,773.50
18 #32820 Potter and Potter Auctions Gambling Memorabilia and Playing Cards March 28, 2020 April 1, 2020 495 446 90.10% USD 1.0 115,850.00 180,920.00 201,020.00 159,732.00 159,732.00 79.46%
19 #1024 Addison and Sarova Rare Books March 28, 2020 March 30, 2020 233 198 84.98% USD 1.0 68,430.00 110,490.00 137,620.00 98,025.00 98,025.00 71.23%
20 #1204 Garth's Auctioneers and Appraisers Country Americana - Books and Prints March 28, 2020 March 30, 2020 18 18 100.00% USD 1.0 2,750.00 5,650.00 5,650.00 4,197.00 4,197.00 74.28%
21 #32820 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper March 28, 2020 March 30, 2020 200 189 94.50% USD 1.0 72,500.00 139,400.00 144,100.00 42,300.50 42,300.50 29.35%
22 #1057 Forum Auctions Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper March 27, 2020 March 28, 2020 296 248 83.78% GBP 1.253522 314,500.00 441,350.00 529,900.00 469,350.00 567,360.98 88.57%
23 #12635 Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers Friday at Stair March 27, 2020 March 28, 2020 39 32 82.05% USD 1.0 9,450.00 15,975.00 18,675.00 14,883.00 14,883.00 79.69%
24 #32720 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 3/20 March 27, 2020 March 30, 2020 120 86 71.67% EUR 1.131409 13,425.00 16,475.00 41,130.00 21,227.75 23,541.09 51.61%
25 #32720 Brunk Auctions Emporium Auction March 27, 2020 March 30, 2020 41 36 87.80% USD 1.0 10,750.00 17,300.00 19,300.00 15,847.00 15,847.00 82.11%
26 #32520 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 3/13 March 25, 2020 March 30, 2020 120 110 91.67% EUR 1.131409 10,540.00 12,310.00 14,610.00 17,529.38 19,439.74 119.98%
27 #32420 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 3/13 March 24, 2020 March 30, 2020 35 31 88.57% EUR 1.131409 4,120.00 5,350.00 6,920.00 9,344.57 10,362.94 135.04%
28 #32320 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 3/13 March 23, 2020 March 30, 2020 66 54 81.82% EUR 1.131409 7,525.00 9,175.00 15,045.00 11,137.62 12,351.38 74.03%
29 #32220 Catawiki B. V. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 3/13 March 22, 2020 March 30, 2020 38 25 65.79% EUR 1.131409 3,760.00 4,850.00 10,090.00 5,779.18 6,408.98 57.28%
  • <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.
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