Heritage Auctions: Books, 6208, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
03/05/2019 - 03/06/2019
Page Size: 548 items in 22 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
45001Eric Ambler.

A Coffin for Dimitrios.

New York1939USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,250.00
45002Frederick Irving Anderson.

Adventures of the Infallible Godahl.

New York1914USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,375.00
45003Anthony Berkeley.

The Piccadilly Murder.

London1929USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,875.00
45004Anthony Berkeley.

Top Storey Murder.

London[1931]. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,625.00
45005Anthony Berkeley.

Jumping Jenny.

London1933USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,187.50
45006Anthony Berkeley.

Panic Party.

London1934USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 4,000.00
45007Anthony Berkeley.

Trial and Error.

London1937USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 2,125.00
45008Anthony Berkeley.

Not to Be Taken. A Puzzle in Poison.

London1939USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,187.50
45009Anthony Berkeley.

Death in the House.

London1939USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,187.50
45010Ernest Bramah.

A Little Flutter.

London1930USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 3,125.00
45011Ernest Bramah.

The Bravo of London.

London1934USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,156.25
45012W. R. Burnett.

Little Caesar.

New York1929USD 3,200.00 - 4,800.00USD 7,187.50
45013W. R. Burnett.

Little Caesar.

London1929USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 3,250.00
45014W. R. Burnett.

The Silver Eagle.

New York1931USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
45015James M. Cain.

The Postman Always Rings Twice.

New York1934USD 5,200.00 - 7,800.00USD 18,750.00
45016James M. Cain.

The Postman Always Rings Twice.

New York1934USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00Not Sold
45017James M. Cain.

Double Indemnity.

Los Angeles [1943]. USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00USD 3,500.00
45018James M. Cain.

The Modern Cinderella.

[Maryland?]1938USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 750.00
45019Vera Caspary.

Laura.

Boston1943USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00USD 4,750.00
45020Raymond Chandler.

The Big Sleep.

New York1939USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00USD 2,500.00
45021Raymond Chandler.

The Big Sleep.

New York1939USD 24,000.00 - 36,000.00USD 57,500.00
45022Raymond Chandler.

Farewell, My Lovely.

New York1940USD 3,200.00 - 4,800.00USD 5,250.00
45023Raymond Chandler.

Farewell, My Lovely.

New York1940USD 16,000.00 - 24,000.00USD 19,375.00
45024Raymond Chandler.

The High Window.

New York1942USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00USD 2,375.00
45025Raymond Chandler.

The Lady in the Lake.

New York1943USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,500.00
  • <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>New York | June 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Faulkner, William. <i>The Sound and the Fury.</i> New York: Jonathan Cape, [1929]. First edition in dust jacket. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Trautz-Bauzonnet bindery. Shakespeare, William. Sonnets. 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner. $12,000 to $18,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Thompson, Kay. <i>Eloise at Christmastime.</i> New York: Random House, [1958]. First edition. In custom binding by Asprey. $2,000 to $3,000
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>New York | June 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. $6,000 to $9,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Taylor, Deems. <i>Walt Disney’s Fantasia.</i> New York: 1940. In custom binding by Asprey. $2,500 to $3,500
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> William Shakespeare, <i>Shakespeare’s Sonnets, In Two Parts,</i> limited Saint Dunstan edition, Oxford University Press, 1901. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. $18,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b><br>Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b><br>Ian Fleming, <i>The Man with the Golden Gun,</i> first edition, first state with the dust jacket, London, 1965. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>The Voyage Out,</i> first American edition of the author’s first book, in rare dust jacket, NY, 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Gabriel García Márquez, <i>Cien años de soledad,</i> Buenos Aires, 1967. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Mary Mapes Dodge, <i>Along the Way,</i> first edition, author’s copy, annotated in her hand, NY, 1879. $1,800 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> <i>The Dial: A Monthly Magazine for Literature, Philosophy and Religion,</i> first edition, Ralph Waldo Emerson’s copy, Cincinnati, 1860. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Gaston Leroux, <i>The Phantom of the Opera,</i> first American edition, first printing, New York, 1911. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Walt Whitman, <i>Leaves of Grass,</i> signed, Camden, 1876. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Fine Books and Manuscripts. May 1, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> WRIGHT, Wilbur -- WRIGHT, Orville. Photograph signed. 128 x 177 mm, black and white. Taken for Collier's Weekly by James H. ("Jimmy") Hare. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> WRIGHT, Wilbur -- WRIGHT, Orville. Typed document signed, New York, NY, 18 November 1909. A founding document in the history of aviation: the certificate of incorporation for the Wright Company. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> LINCOLN, Mary Todd. Personal monogrammed handkerchief. Square linen handkerchief, silk border, "ML" monogram to one corner, 11 1/8 x 11 1/4 in. $1,000 to $1,500
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Fine Books and Manuscripts. May 1, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> TRUMAN, Harry S. Broadside signed, as President, 8 May 1945. Truman's V-E Day proclamation. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> WASHINGTON, Martha Dandridge Custis, First Lady. Autograph free frank signed on integral cover sheet. One of four surviving free franks by Martha Washington. $30,000 to $40,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> DALI, Salvador, illustrator. -- DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge. <i>Alice in Wonderland.</i> New York: W.U.C.U.A. and Maecenas Press - Random House, 1969. Limited edition, signed by Dali. $3,000 to $4,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Fine Books and Manuscripts. May 1, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> CHURCHILL, Winston Spencer. <i>Lord Randolph Churchill.</i> London: Macmillan and Co., 1906. First edition, presentation copy to his valet, inscribed. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> DICKENS, Charles. <i>Great Expectations.</i> London: Chapman and Hall, 1861. First edition, 3 vols. Vol. I second issue, vol. II first issue, vol. III third issue. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge ("Lewis Carroll"). <i>Sylvie and Bruno. -Sylvie and Bruno Concluded.</i> London: Macmillan, 1889, 1893. First editions, inscribed presentation copies. 2 works in 2 vols. $1,000 to $1,500
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Fine Books and Manuscripts. May 1, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> KEULEN, Gerard van. <i>Nieuwe Wassende Graaden Paskaart Vertoonende alle de Bekende Zeekusten en…</i> [Amsterdam, ca 1720]. Important 18th century world map depicting California as an island. $6,000 to $8,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> ALHAZEN [Abu 'Ali al-Hasan ibn al-Hasan ibn al-Haytham]. <i>Opticae thesaurus.</i> Translated from Arabic into Latin. First edition of Alhazen’s classic work on optics and vision. $18,000 to $25,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> GALILEI, Galileo. <i>Systema cosmicum... in quo quatuor dialogis…</i> Translated from Italian by Matthias Bernegger. Strasbourg: D. Hauttius for the Elzevirs [at Leiden], 1635. First Latin edition. $6,000 to $8,000
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