Swann Galleries: Maps and Atlases, Natural History and Color Plate Books, 2512, New York

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Auction Date
06/06/2019 - 06/06/2019
Page Size: 399 items in 16 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1British War Office; and Stanford, Edward.

Map of Afghanistan Based on Survey of India Maps.

London1905USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
2Wyld, James.

Map of Afghaunistan, Cabul, the Punjab, Rajpootana, and the River Indus.

London1844USD 500.00 - 750.00Not Sold
3

(AFRICA.) Group of 7 engraved maps.

VpvdUSD 250.00 - 350.00USD 715.00
4Wallach, Henry; and Stanford, Edward.

A Map of the Gold Coast with Part of Ashanti Showing the Positions and Areas of Mining Properties.

London1900USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 1,250.00
5

(AMERICA.) America Septentrionalis et Meridionalis - T. XXXV.

[Paris?circa 1770]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 219.00
6Åkerland, E.

Karta Öfver America.

Stockholm1818USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
7Åkerland, E.

Karta Öfver Norra America.

Stockholm1827USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
8AMERICAN TELEPHONE & TELEGRAPH CO.

Lines of the Bell Telephone Companies.

Boston1910USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 688.00
9Visscher, Claes and Nicolas.

Marchionatus Sacri Romani Imperii.

Amsterdamcirca 1650USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 938.00
10APIAN, PETER; after FRISIUS, GEMMA.

Mappa Mundi oft Generael Carte der Werelt.

Antwerp1553 or afterUSD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,375.00
11ARROWSMITH, AARON.

A Map of the United States of North America Drawn from a Number of Critical Researches.

London1796USD 6,000.00 - 9,000.00Not Sold
12Johnston, Alexander Keith.

Stanford's Library Map of Asia.

London1862 [additions to 1875]USD 700.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
13BACON, G[EORGE] W[ASHINGTON].

Bacon's New Chart of the World - Mercator's Projection.

Londoncirca 1910USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 688.00
15BAINES, EDWARD.

United States of America, Exhibiting the Seat of War on the Canadian Frontier from 1812 to 1815.

Leeds1816USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 375.00
16BARREAU, J.

for De DION-BOUTON.

Pariscirca 1900USD 200.00 - 250.00Not Sold
17BARTHOLOMEW, JOHN, & CO.; for THE EDINBURGH GEOGRAPHICAL INSTITUTE.

Bartholomew's Chart of the World on Mercator's Projection.

[Edinburghcirca 1910]USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 344.00
18Roy, William; and Schley, J.V. (eng).

Plan de la Bataille de Tonhausen près de Minden, Gagnee le 1er Août 1759.

[The Hague1760]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,250.00
19BELLIN, JACQUES NICOLAS.

Carte de la Nouvelle Angleterre, New York, Pensilvanie et Nouveau Jersay.

Paris1764USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,000.00
20Zatta, Antonio.

Le Colonie Unite dell' America Settentrle / Le Isole Bermude.

Venice1778USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 910.00
21BLAEU, JOHANNES.

Arcis Uraniburgi, in Insula Helles Ponti.

Amsterdamcirca 1662USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 812.00
22BLAEU, WILLEM.

Americae Nova Tabula.

Amsterdamcirca 1621USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,750.00
23BLAEU, WILLEM and JOHANNES.

China Veteribus Sinarum Regio.

Amsterdamcirca 1640USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 1,188.00
24BLAEU, WILLEM.

Hollandia Comitatus.

Amsterdamcirca 1635USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 845.00
25BLAEU, WILLEM.

Magnae Britanniae et Hiberniae Tabula.

Amsterdam1634 or afterUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 357.00
26BLAEU, WILLEM.

Nova Virginiae Tabula.

Amsterdamcirca 1640USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,875.00
  • <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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