Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers: Books, Maps, Prints and Ephemera, 1781, Norwich

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Auction Date
06/13/2019 - 06/13/2019
Page Size: 690 items in 28 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1CHARLES DICKENS

THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD

London [1911] GBP 60.00 - 90.00GBP 48.00
2[HELEN J WOOD AND OTHERS]

THROUGH WOODLAND AND MEADOWS AND OTHER POEMS

London [1891] GBP 30.00 - 40.00Not Sold
3HENRY NEWBOLT

DRAKE'S DRUM AND OTHER SONGS OF THE SEA

London [1914] GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 24.00
4CHARLES DICKENS

THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB

1910GBP 80.00 - 120.00Not Sold
5KENNETH GRAHAME

THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS

London1983GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 36.00
6SIR JAMES MATTHEW BARRIE

PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS

London1907GBP 80.00 - 100.00GBP 66.00
7REV RICHARD BARHAM "THOMAS INGOLDSBY"

THE INGOLDSBY LEGENDS

1907GBP 80.00 - 100.00GBP 90.00
8

THE DANDY MONSTER COMIC

London, Manchester and Dundee1943GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 660.00
9GRACE MCGOWAN COOKE

SON RILEY RABBIT AND LITTLE GIRL

London, Edinburgh[1909]GBP 30.00 - 40.00Not Sold
10ENID BLYTON

BLUEBELL STORY BOOK

London[1949]Not AvailableGBP 6.00
11MARGARET E NUTH

KINDERGARTEN GIFT PLAYS

London1900Not AvailableNot Sold
12PAUL TABORI

THE LION AND THE VULTURE

London1944GBP 30.00 - 40.00GBP 24.00
13RUTH MANNING-SANDERS

LUKE'S CIRCUS

London1939Not AvailableGBP 9.60
14ELEANOR AND HERBERT FARJEON

KINGS AND QUEENS

London1940GBP 30.00 - 40.00Not Sold
15SESYLE JUSLIN

THERE IS A DRAGON IN MY BED

London1962Not AvailableGBP 12.00
16H E TODD

CHANGING OF THE GUARD

London1978Not AvailableGBP 21.60
17HENRIETTE WILLEBEEK LE MAIR

THE CHILDREN'S CORNER

Philadelphia and LondonNDNot AvailableNot Sold
18ELEANOR FARJEON

NURSERY RHYMES OF LONDON TOWN

London1916GBP 30.00 - 40.00GBP 38.40
19ELEANOR FARJEON

SONGS FROM "PUNCH" FOR CHILDREN

London[1925]GBP 30.00 - 40.00GBP 33.60
20MARGOT PARDOE

ARGLE'S MIST

London1956GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 90.00
21GARRY HOGG

SEALED ORDERS

London1948Not AvailableGBP 9.60
22META MAYNE REID

THE CUCKOO AT COOLNEAN

London1956Not AvailableGBP 9.60
23MARCUS MORRIS AND FRANK HAMPSON (EDS)

DAN DARE'S SPACE BOOK

[1953]GBP 30.00 - 40.00GBP 21.60
24

SWIFT PICTURE BOOKS: PAGEANTRY AND CUSTOMS

London1960Not AvailableGBP 14.40
25

MY ADVENTURES STORIES

LoughboroughNDGBP 30.00 - 40.00GBP 33.60
  • <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.
  • <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 14. [CRIMEAN WAR] HAMLEY. <i>The Story of the Campaign of Sebastopol.</i> 1855. £150 to £200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 17. JONGH & D'ALMEIDA. <i>L’armee Russe...</i> c.1898. Colour plates and many illustrations. £500 to £600
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 18. [RUSSIA] LE PRINCE. <i>Oeuvres. 1782.</i> Rare folio format with 80 etchings and 74 aquatints. £4000 to £6000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 21. [RUSSIA] MORNAY. Set of 8 hand-coloured aquatints of carriages, sleighs and occupants. c.1825. £1200 to £1800
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 33. BOWDICH. <i>Excursions in Madeira and Porto Santo.</i> 1825. A fine copy. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 37. QUIN. <i>An Historical Atlas.</i> 1836. 2nd edn, 21 hand-coloured maps revealing civilisation. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 39. LE BRUN. <i>Voyages [...] par la Moscovie, en Perse...</i> 1718. 300+ engravings, panorama. £4500 to £5500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 48. BRIERLY. <i>The English and French fleets in the Baltic.</i> 1855. Colour lithographs. £7000 to £9000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 60. DELLA VALLE. <i>Reise Beschreibung... in Turckey, Egypten, Palestina[...].</i> 1674. £1500 to £2000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 77. MURRAY, Mrs. Watercolour Album of Heaths. c.1860. 55 original watercolours. £750 to £1000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 91. ADDISON. <i>Works...</i> 1721. 4 vols, large paper copy, English red morocco. £2500 to £3500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 96. HOLBEIN. Imitations of original drawings. 1792-1800. Exceptional copy. £4000 to £6000
  • <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.
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