Chiswick Auctions: Rare Books and Works on Paper, 12319, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
01/23/2019 - 01/23/2019
Page Size: 336 items in 14 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1 Fabricius (J.A.)

Bibliotheca latina

Venice1728GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 875.00
2Antoninus (Marcus Aurelius) & Cacaubon (Meric)

The Roman Emperor

1635GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 200.00
3Apianus (Petrus)

Cosmog Introductio...

GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 625.00
4Aratus &  Buhle (J. T., ed.)

Solensi Phaenomena et Diosemea,Graece et Latine

Leipzig1793-1801GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 200.00

Libro de catafalchi

Rome[c. 1670].GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
6 De Falgas (Victor)

Arquitectura Espanola. Villas y Chalets

stained and rubbedGBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 187.50


GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 812.50
8 Borras (Maria , ed.)

La Sainte-Vierge

Antwerp1993GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 300.00
9Havard (Henry)

Dictionnaire de l'ameublement et de la decoration : depuis le XIIIe siecle jusqu'a nos jours

Paris, n.d. [1894]GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 375.00
10 Lowitz (George W.)

Kurze Erklarung uber zwey astronomische Karten von der Sonnen- oder Erd-finsternis den 25 Julius 1748

1748GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 62.50
11 Breton (Andre)

Litterature (no. 4

1922GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 350.00
12 Aviler (C.A., d')

Cours d'architecture

Paris1738GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 325.00

Biblia Hebraica accuratissima

Amsterdam1667GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 375.00

Biblia...en Tibi Bibliorum vulgata editio

[Paris]1555GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 1,000.00
15 Buonanni (Filippo)

Numismata pontificum Romanorum

Rome1699GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 750.00
16Caille (Rene)

Journal Voyage a et a Jenne

GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 350.00
17 Seneca 

De beneficiis

Venice1682GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 75.00
18 [Chorier (Nicolas)] Meursius (Johannes, .) 

Joannis Meursii Elegantiae Latini Sermonis [seu Aloisia

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 200.00
19 Felini (Pietro Martire)

Tratado Nuevo de las cosas maravillosas de la alma ciudad de Roma

Rome1610GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 325.00
20 Henriot (G.)

Nouvelles Devantures et Agencements de Magasins

c.1924GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 187.50
21Fourcroy (M.)

Elemens d'histoire naturelle et de chimie

Paris1791GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 150.00
22 Thiers (M. A.)

The History of the French Revolution

1838GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 275.00
23 Fumagalli (Angelo)

Delle antichita longobardico-milanesi

Milan1792-93GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 150.00
24 Magellan (Jean Hyacinthe de) 

Description of a Glass-Apparatus...

1783GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 175.00
25Graberg of Hemsö (Jakob)

Cenni geografici e statistici su l'Asia Centrale...

Milan1840GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 62.50
  • <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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