Swann Galleries: 19th and 20th Century Literature, 2508, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/14/2019 - 05/14/2019
Page Size: 273 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1AMBLER, ERIC.

Uncommon Danger.

London1937USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,062.00
2ASIMOV, ISAAC.

The Stars, Like Dust.

New York1951USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 812.00
3(BINDINGS - COSWAY STYLE.) Bonaparte, Napoleon.

Napoleon's Memoirs.

London1945USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,250.00
4(BINDINGS - COSWAY STYLE.) Ludwig, Emil.

Napolean.

Londonc. 1927USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 3,000.00
5(BINDINGS - TRAUTZ-BAUZONNET.) Shakespeare, William.

Shakespeare's Sonnets.

Oxford1901USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00USD 11,875.00
6BRADBURY, RAY.

About Norman Corwin.

Northridge, CA1979USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 312.00
7BRADBURY, RAY.

The Illustrated Man: The 45th Anniversary Edition.

Springfield, PA1996USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 219.00
8BRADBURY, RAY.

Payment In Full.

Np, nd late 1940sUSD 500.00 - 750.00USD 562.00
9BRADBURY, RAY.

Something Wicked This Way Comes.

ESS Beverly Hills, CA1976USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 469.00
10BRADBURY, RAY.

Way in the Middle of the Air.

Np, ndUSD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
11BRADBURY, RAY.

Group of 5 Typescripts.

Los Angeles. vdUSD 300.00 - 400.00USD 406.00
12(BRADBURY, RAY.) Group of Photographs.

13 black and white and 1 color transparency positive photographs (from 8x10 inches to 3 1/2x2 1/2 inches).

Np, ndUSD 300.00 - 400.00USD 227.00
13BRADDON, M[ARY] E[LIZABETH].

Lady Audley's Secret.

New York1863USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 344.00
14[BURGESS, GELETT.]

The Master of Mysteries.

Indianapolis1912USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
15BURNETT, W.R.

The Asphalt Jungle.

New York1949USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 219.00
16BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.

At the Earth's Core.

Chicago1922USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,750.00
17BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.

Jungle Tales of Tarzan.

Chicago1919USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,625.00
18BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.

The Lad and the Lion.

Tarzana1938USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 938.00
19[BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.]

Official Guide to the Tarzan Clans of America.

Tarzana1939USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 138.00
20BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.

Pirates of Venus.

Tarzana1934USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,235.00
21BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.

The Son of Tarzan.

Chicago1917USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 2,750.00
22BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.

Tarzan and "The Foreign Legion."

Tarzana1947USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 1,875.00
23BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.

Tarzan and the Ant Men.

London1925USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 469.00
24BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.

Tarzan and the Forbidden City.

Tarzana1938USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,250.00
25BURROUGHS, EDGAR RICE.

Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar.

Chicago1918USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,750.00
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. Sold for $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Joseph Brant, Mohawk Chief, ALS, writing after pledging support to King George III against American rebels, 1776. Sold for a record $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sonia Delaunay, <i>Ses Peintures</i> . . ., 20 pochoir plates, Paris, 1925. Sold for a record $13,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Diana, Princess of Wales, 6 autograph letters signed to British <i>Vogue</i> editor, 1989-92. Sold for $10,400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alexander Hamilton, ALS, as Secretary of the Treasury covering costs of the new U.S. Mint, 1793. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. Sold for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Barbier & François-Louis Schmied, <i>Personnages de Comédie,</i> Paris, 1922. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Ilsée, Princesse de Tripoli,</i> Paris, 1897. Sold for a record $13,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ralph Waldo Emerson, <i>The Dial,</i> first edition of the reconstituted issue, Emerson’s copy with inscriptions, Cincinnati, 1860. Sold for a record $3,250.
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