• <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
  • <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.

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1 #2152 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper May 7, 2020 May 8, 2020 300 270 90.00% GBP 1.253522 44,085.00 63,540.00 73,030.00 91,925.25 114,171.36 125.87%
2 #1665 Freemans P.G. Wodehouse Collection of William Toplis May 7, 2020 May 8, 2020 191 182 95.29% USD 1.0 86,700.00 134,750.00 150,950.00 112,750.00 112,750.00 74.69%
3 #699 PBA Galleries Americana - Travel & Exploration - World History - Cartography May 7, 2020 May 8, 2020 412 316 76.70% USD 1.0 196,260.00 305,600.00 455,700.00 232,260.00 232,260.00 50.97%
4 #50620 University Archives Autographs, Books and Relics May 6, 2020 May 8, 2020 261 234 89.66% USD 1.0 523,510.00 612,200.00 972,100.00 698,856.25 702,606.25 71.89%
5 #71 Kedem Auctions Ltd. The Collection of Rabbi Professor Daniel Sperber May 5, 2020 May 8, 2020 71 68 95.77% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 146,456.10 146,456.10
6 #142018 Heritage Auctions U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 4/28 May 5, 2020 May 6, 2020 643 638 99.22% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 120,884.60 120,884.60
7 #282018 Heritage Auctions World Currency Weekly - Internet bidstart 4/28 May 5, 2020 May 6, 2020 138 138 100.00% USD 1.0 18,424.00 27,636.00 27,636.00 27,289.20 27,289.20 98.75%
8 #965 Morton Subastas This is Now Contemporary Art - Prints May 5, 2020 May 6, 2020 45 12 26.67% MXN 0.044544 206,000.00 312,000.00 2,408,000.00 226,200.00 9,426.43 9.39%
9 #2019 Bruun Rasmussen Prints May 4, 2020 May 6, 2020 67 60 89.55% EUR 1.131409 22,840.00 26,025.00 29,645.00 28,803.75 31,461.61 97.16%
10 #122018 Heritage Auctions Comics, Animation, & Art Weekly Online May 3, 2020 May 5, 2020 682 681 99.85% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 377,512.00 377,512.00
11 #162018 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters Weekly May 3, 2020 May 5, 2020 510 502 98.43% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 58,551.00 58,551.00
12 #1041T Morton Subastas Opportunity - Books, Prints May 2, 2020 May 4, 2020 76 50 65.79% MXN 0.044544 89,400.00 137,500.00 243,100.00 121,560.00 5,018.70 50.00%
13 #382 Aspire Auctions Fine Art - Prints - Bidstart 4/24 May 2, 2020 May 5, 2020 59 43 72.88% USD 1.0 15,950.00 28,750.00 46,750.00 29,720.00 29,720.00 63.57%
14 #98 Potter and Potter Auctions May Magic Auction May 2, 2020 May 5, 2020 472 467 98.94% USD 1.0 168,570.00 269,550.00 274,350.00 395,382.00 395,382.00 144.12%
15 #62349 Leland Little Auctions May Estates Auction - Prints, Books, Maps, Globes May 2, 2020 May 4, 2020 17 17 100.00% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 5,192.00 5,192.00
16 #50220 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books Fine Art - Antique Engravings & Lithographs - Works on Paper May 2, 2020 May 4, 2020 200 186 93.00% USD 1.0 101,175.00 187,350.00 196,050.00 56,127.50 56,127.50 28.63%
17 #50120 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 4/24 May 1, 2020 May 4, 2020 154 127 82.47% EUR 1.131409 13,275.00 16,725.00 29,600.00 19,729.00 21,653.08 66.65%
18 #2150 Forum Auctions Online Sale: Modern Literature, Children's, Private Press and Original Illustrations April 30, 2020 May 2, 2020 156 154 98.72% GBP 1.253522 28,180.00 39,730.00 40,180.00 75,695.50 95,391.80 188.39%
19 #7229 Heritage Auctions Comics and Comic Art April 30, 2020 May 4, 2020 1290 1281 99.30% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 9,099,710.40 9,099,710.40
20 #43020 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Picture Sale - Prints April 30, 2020 May 2, 2020 20 15 75.00% GBP 1.253522 690.00 880.00 1,190.00 1,041.60 1,306.25 87.53%
21 #2033 PBA Galleries Miscellaneous Books - bistart 4/20 April 30, 2020 May 2, 2020 213 208 97.65% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 16,764.00 16,764.00
22 #177 Old World Auctions Maps and Atlases - Internet bidstart 4/15 April 29, 2020 May 4, 2020 821 664 80.88% USD 1.0 301,990.00 369,950.00 468,945.00 284,032.75 284,032.75 60.57%
23 #42920 Chiswick Auctions Photographica April 29, 2020 May 2, 2020 134 80 59.70% GBP 1.253522 67,100.00 100,950.00 171,800.00 108,753.00 136,384.96 63.30%
24 #42920 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) - Internet bidstart 4/17 April 29, 2020 May 4, 2020 75 68 90.67% EUR 1.131409 3,950.00 4,800.00 6,200.00 9,262.82 10,166.17 149.40%
25 #42820 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1600) - Internet bidstart 4/17 April 28, 2020 May 4, 2020 33 31 93.94% EUR 1.131409 3,420.00 4,850.00 7,450.00 6,121.44 6,718.44 82.17%
26 #42720 Catawiki B. V. Old and Rare Books (Pre-1700) - Internet bidstart 4/17 April 27, 2020 May 4, 2020 60 47 78.33% EUR 1.131409 4,350.00 5,600.00 12,775.00 7,566.78 8,304.73 59.23%
27 #42620 Catawiki B. V. Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 4/17 April 26, 2020 May 4, 2020 31 24 77.42% EUR 1.131409 4,450.00 5,380.00 9,110.00 7,719.38 8,472.22 84.74%
28 #2005 Tajan Books and Manuscripts April 24, 2020 May 2, 2020 207 97 46.86% EUR 1.131409 86,530.00 118,500.00 194,680.00 169,947.00 186,621.64 87.30%
29 #IT03 Tajan Online - Comics April 15, 2020 May 2, 2020 162 33 20.37% EUR 1.131409 12,250.00 16,430.00 92,250.00 19,928.70 21,884.05 21.60%
  • <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.
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