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Auction Date
06/06/2019 - 06/06/2019
Page Size: 479 items in 20 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Keynes (John Maynard)

THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT, INTEREST AND MONEY

London1936USD 3,500.00 - 4,000.00Not Sold
2NIMROD [Appperley (Charles James)]

THE LIFE OF A SPORTSMAN

London1842USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
3Sinclair Lewis

THE TRAIL OF THE HAWK - INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION

New York1915USD 2,000.00 - 2,200.00Not Sold
4Knipe (J.A.)

GEOLOGICAL AND MINERALOGICAL MAP OF ENGLAND AND WALES

London1840USD 500.00 - 600.00USD 1,050.00
5Robert Bontine CUNNINGHAME GRAHAM (1852-1936).

The Imperial Kailyard. Being a Biting Satire on English Colonisation.

London1896USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 80.00
6Girolamo Ruscelli

AFRICA NUOVA TAVOLA

1574USD 400.00 - 400.00USD 263.00
7Ian Fleming

LIVE AND LET DIE

London1954USD 2,000.00 - 2,200.00USD 1,418.00
8Lyell (Sir Charles)

TRAVELS IN NORTH AMERICA

London1845USD 450.00 - 500.00Not Sold
9Arthur Conan Doyle

THE SHERLOCK HOLMES LONG STORIES

London1929USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 250.00
10Cormac McCarthy

CHILD OF GOD

New York1973USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
11Lyon (Captain George Francis)

A NARRATIVE OF TRAVELS IN NORTHERN AFRICA IN THE YEARS 1818,19 AND 20

London1821USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,000.00
12William- Late Earl of Kilmarnock

An Account of the behaviour of the late Earl of KIlmarnock- Original Text with Contemporary Binding

Dublin. Ireland1746USD 225.00 - 400.00Not Sold
13Antonio Caputi (fl. 1759)

ESTASI E RAPIMENTO SOPRA LA LUNA

PADOVA1769USD 850.00 - 850.00Not Sold
14EMILE BLANCHARD

HISTOIRE DES INSECTES TRAITANT DE LEURS MOEURS ET DE LEURS METAMORPHOSES EN GENERAL

PARIS1845USD 400.00 - 400.00Not Sold
15Portrait Dr. James Barry

One of only three replicas of a miniature portrait of Dr. James Barry.

USD 300.00 - 350.00USD 420.00
16Jaime Sabartes - Picasso (1Illustrations)

PICASSO - TOREROS - With 4 Original Picasso Lithographs

London1961USD 1,000.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
17Lea (Isaac)

CONTRIBUTIONS TO GEOLOGY.

Philadelphia1833USD 350.00 - 400.00Not Sold
18James Baldwin

GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN - FINE FIRST EDITION IN DUSTWRAPPER

New York1953USD 1,500.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
19Natal.

THE VISIT OF HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS PRINCE ALFRED TO THE COLONY OF NATAL.

London[1860]USD 500.00 - 600.00USD 704.00
20Thomas Williamson, F. W. Blagdon, and Charles Doyley (Illus.).

The European in India

London1813USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 500.00
21Clammer, David

THE LAST ZULU WARRIOR

Cape Town1977USD 125.00 - 125.00USD 100.00
22Sharp, John

FACING DOWN FEAR

Darling, Western Cape2018USD 190.00 - 190.00Not Sold
23Paterson, William; Forbes, V.  & Rourke, J. [eds]

PATERSON'S CAPE TRAVELS, 1777-1779;

Johannesburg1980USD 150.00 - 150.00USD 120.00
24Oates, Frank

MATABELELAND AND THE VICTORIA FALLS:

Salisbury1971USD 100.00 - 100.00USD 75.00
25Reid, C. Lestock

AN AMATEUR IN AFRICA

London1925USD 75.00 - 75.00Not Sold
  • <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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