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Auction Date
04/25/2019 - 04/25/2019
Page Size: 479 items in 20 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Barnard, Andrew [Letters]

LETTERS FROM ANDREW BARNARD TO HENRY DUNDAS:

1799-1800USD 3,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 6,825.00
2Girolamo Mercuriale (1530-1606)

DE MORBIS PUERORUM ITEM DE VENENIS ET MORBIS VENENOSIS - DE VENENIS -CENSURA DE HIPPOCRATIS

BASILEAE1584USD 2,200.00 - 2,200.00Not Sold
3Alexis de Tocqueville

DEMOCRACY IN AMERICA - IMPORTANT ASSOCIATION COPY

New York1838USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,415.00
4Arthur Collins

The Peerage of England.

London1741USD 600.00 - 700.00Not Sold
5EDWARD DETMOLD - ILLUSTRATOR

THE ARABIAN NIGHTS - DETMOLD ILLUSTRATED - DE-LUXE SIGNED EDITION - ONE OF 100 COPIES

London1924USD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
6Thomas Robert Malthus

Principles of Political Economy considered with a View to their Practical Application

London1820USD 750.00 - 750.00Not Sold
7Jean-Paul Sartre

LES CHEMINS DE LA LIBERTE - TRILOGY - TWO VOLUMES INSCRIBED BY SARTRE

Paris1945 - 1949USD 1,500.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
8[Godlonton (Robert)]

A NARRATIVE OF THE IRRUPTION OF THE KAFIR HORDES (Scarce Grahamstown Printing)

Grahamstown1836 - 1842USD 900.00 - 1,000.00USD 750.00
9Jack Kerouac

ON THE ROAD - FIRST US EDITION

New York1957USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
10Burgess (Anthony)

A CLOCKWORK ORANGE

London1962USD 900.00 - 1,200.00USD 840.00
11Masonic

Bye-Laws of the Lodge Golden Thistle, No. 744 Scottish Constitution, Johannesburg, South African Republic, 1888 (MASONIC INTEREST)

1888USD 500.00 - 500.00Not Sold
12Magic Lantern Slides - a collection.

Box: Presented by Railway Department of the Cape of Good Hope, 23 July, 1908.

USD 200.00 - 250.00USD 630.00
13Rackham (Arthur)

PEER GYNT

London1936USD 1,250.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
14Chinua Achebe

THINGS FALL APART - RARE PROOF COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER

London1958USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
15Battiss (Walter)

HOME-COMING, Ten Drawings by Walter Battis. (Presentation copy)

PretoriaNo dateUSD 700.00 - 800.00USD 600.00
16Henry Salt

A Voyage to Abyssinia, and Travels into the Interior of that Country

London1814USD 2,500.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
17R.W. Murray

The Diamond-Field Keepsake for 1873

Cape Town[1873]USD 2,500.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
18Photograph Album (George Washington Wilson)

WILSON'S PHOTOGRAPHS OF SOUTH AFRICA

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 473.00
19Burma

Burmese Parabaik

Burma1900USD 250.00 - 450.00USD 250.00
20Shakespeare, William

MACBETH (ILLUSTRATED BY SALVADOR DALI)

New York1946USD 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
21De Fer Nicolas (1646-1720)

PARTIE MERIDIONALE D’AFRIQUE OU SE TROUVENT LA BASSE GUINEE LA CAFRERIE LE ZANGUEBAR ET L’ISLE DE MADAGASCAR

1719USD 250.00 - 250.00Not Sold
22AA VV

COUTUMES MOEURS & HABILLEMENS DES PEUPLES QUI HABITENT AUX ENCIRONS DU CAP DE BONNE ESPERANCE

Amsterdam1708USD 110.00 - 110.00Not Sold
23Rigobert Bonne (1727-1755), André

ROYAUMES ETATS ET PAYS DE LA HAUTE GUINEE

1780USD 40.00 - 40.00Not Sold
24Robert de Vaugondy (1723-1786)

L’AFRICA DIVISA NELLE SUE PRINCIPALI PARTI

Venice1770USD 70.00 - 70.00USD 54.00
25AA VV

BIG GAME IN AFRICA

1840USD 60.00 - 60.00Not Sold
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> <i>Dramatized Sales Methods,</i> designers unknown, 36 pamphlets, 1930. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Paul Rand, <i>IBM,</i> 1982. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Peugeot,</i> 1926. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Wladyslaw Strzeminski, <i>[Create the “Week of the Red Gift” Everywhere],</i> 1919. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Twining,</i> 1930. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Charles Loupot, <i>Lion Noir / Cirage – Crème,</i> 1949. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, <i>Triplex,</i> 1931. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Adolphe Mouron Cassandre, <i>Étoile du Nord,</i> 1927. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Edward McKnight Kauffer, <i>Shop Between 10 and 4, The Quiet Hours, And by Underground,</i> 1930. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 23:</b> Lester Beall, <i>Rural Electrification Administration,</i> 1939. $20,000 to $30,000.
  • <center><b>Chiswick Auctions</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Rumphius (Georgius Everhardus). <i>D’Ambionsche Rariteitkamer,</i> FIRST EDITION, 61 handcoloured engraved plates, 1705. £10,000 to £15,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Collodi (Carlo) Le avventure di Pinocchio. <i>Storia di un burattino,</i> FIRST EDITION, frontispiece and 61 illustrations by Enrico Mazzanti, 1883. £8,000 to £12,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> De Bry (T, J T & J I). <i>[Great Voyages, part IV] Americae sive Insignis & Admiranda Historia de Reperta primum Occidentali India,</i> FIRST EDITION, 23 engraved plates, 1594. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Wine & Beer.-Kellermaysterey. <i>Gründtlicher bericht wie man alle wein Teütscher und Welscher landen vor allen zufallen bewaren...,</i> 16 leaves of manuscript notes, 1548. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 29:</b> Table Globe'- Doppelmayr (J G) & Puschner (J G, engraver). An 8-inch German terrestrial table Globe, diameter c.200 mm, height c.300 mm, 1730. £6,000 to £8,000
    <center><b>Chiswick Auctions</b
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> An album with 107 original watercolours featuring landscapes and views of various places in England, Scotland and Ireland, late 1840s. £600 to £800
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Hemingway (Ernest). Black and white, landscape photograph of man on horseback, signed and inscribed by Hemingway. £1,000 to £1,500
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Unrecorded autograph letter by Charles William Stewart to his father the Marquess of Londonerry, describing the ceremony of the presentation to Consul Bonaparte in January 1803. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Davis (William Heath). <i>Seventy-five Years in California,</i> Author's Section of the Argonaut Edition, no. 142 [of 250 copies] signed by the editor and publisher on limitation leaf. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, May 30:</b> Prussian Royal Family. Six signed photographs of members of Prussian Royal Family, in a contemporary folding triptych, ebonised wood display case. £1,500 to £2,000
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br><i>Breviarium Romanum,</i> before 1478. Est: € 15,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>C. Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographie,</i> 1513.<br>Est: € 140,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961.<br>Est: € 130,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>F. Colonna, <i>Hypnerotomachia Poliphili,</i> 1499. Est: € 20,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>J. H. van Linschoten, <i>Itinerarium,</i> 1644. Est: € 50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Cirque,</i> 1967.<br>Est: € 120,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>G. L. L. Buffon, <i>Histoire naturelle des oiseaux,</i> 1765-83. Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>K. Marx, <i>Das Kapital,</i> 1867.<br>Est: € 30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>P. J. Redouté, <i>Les liliacées,</i> 1802-16.<br>Est: € 120,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 27th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>M. E. Bloch, <i>Naturgeschichte der Fische,</i> 1782-95. Est: € 50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>H. A. Châtelain, <i>Atlas historique,</i> 1718-20. Est: € 18,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 27:</b><br>Bauhausbücher, complete series, 1925-30. Est: € 28,000
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Very Fine. $200,000 to $300,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. $40,000 to $60,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. $15,000 to $25,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Neill, John R. Pen-and-ink drawing from Oz, "He raised his gun, took aim and fired," $6,000 to $8,000
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>June 13 - New York</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Thompson, Kay. <i>Eloise at Christmastime.</i> New York: Random House, [1958]. First edition. In custom binding by Asprey. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</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 13:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. $7,000 to $9,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Taylor, Deems. <i>Walt Disney’s Fantasia.</i> New York: 1940. In custom binding by Asprey. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. $1,500 to $2,500
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