Freemans: Books, Maps and Manuscripts, 1622, Philadelphia

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Auction Report
Auction Date
01/31/2019 - 01/31/2019
Page Size: 414 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1[Decorative Arts] Gassier, L.

Joyaux de France

Parisca.1930.USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 182.00
2[Decorative Arts] Ewald, Ernst

Farbige Decorationen (2)

Berlin1889-1896.USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 281.00
3[Decorative Arts] Hornor, William Macpherson, Jr.

Blue Book, Philadelphia Furniture, William Penn to George Washington, with special reference to the Philadelphia-Chippendale School

Philadelphia1935USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 238.00
4[Decorative Arts] Schreiber, Charlotte Lady

Fans and Fan Leaves (2)

London1888-1890.USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 438.00
5[Decorative Arts]

Graphische Neuheiten. Karten, Vignetten, Umrahmungen, Buchschmuck, Etiketten, Monogramme, Initialen, Zierleisten, Kalender, Plakate

Vienna and Leipzig1902-1907.USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 688.00
6[Walt Disney Productions]

Mickey Mouse Library of Games

(Leicester, Massachusetts1946-1948.USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 50.00
7[Rackham, Arthur] Fort, Paul (editor)

Le Livre de ballades

Paris1920USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 200.00
8[Rackham, Arthur] Pollard, Alfred W. (editor)

The Romance of King Arthur and His Knights of The Round Table

London1917USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 1,063.00
9Rowling, J.K.

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

(New York)1999USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 563.00
10Schulz, Charles M.

A Charlie Brown Christmas

Cleveland and New York1965USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 406.00
11[Sendak, Maurice] Kushner, Tony


No place2003USD 80.00 - 120.00USD 56.00
12[Children's & Illustrated] Bourchier, John, Lord Berners (translator)

The History of the Valiant Knight Arthur of Little Britain

London1814USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 750.00
13Burns, Robert

The Works, with an account of his life...

Montrose1816USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 344.00
14Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de

The History of the Valorous and Witty Knight-Errant Don Quixote of the Mancha

New York1906USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 1,250.00
15Defoe, Daniel

The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

London1820USD 250.00 - 400.00USD 938.00
16Palgrave, Francis Turner

The Golden Treasury of the best songs and lyrical poems in the English language

Cambridge1862; LondonUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 200.00
17Pepys, Samuel

The Diary

London1897-1912.USD 400.00 - 700.00USD 375.00
18Scott, Sir Walter

Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft

London1884USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 281.00
19Shakespeare, William


London1875-1876.USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,063.00
20Burroughs, William S.

Cities of the Red Night

New York1981USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 281.00
21Byron, Lord (George Gordon Noel)

Hebrew Melodies

London1815USD 250.00 - 400.00USD 281.00
22Coleridge, Samuel Taylor

Essays on His Own Times

London1830USD 250.00 - 400.00USD 563.00
23Cornwell, Patricia D.

Kay Scarpetta series books (2)

Post-Mortem. New York1990USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 163.00
24Cussler, Clive

Raise the Titanic (2)

New York1976USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 113.00
25[Disraeli, Benjamin] Dickens, Charles

Hard Times

London1854USD 400.00 - 700.00USD 1,125.00
  • <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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