National Book Auctions: Aelian, Ohio, Americana, Atlases, Collecting, Antique, etc. , 50519, Ithaca

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Auction Date
05/05/2019 - 05/05/2019
Page Size: 79 items in 4 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
7001Clement C. Moore

Denslow's Night Before Christmas

Chicago1902USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 70.50

Atlas of Cuyahoga County Ohio. From Actual Surveys by and Under the Directions of D. J. Lake, C. E.

Philadelphia1874USD 500.00 - 600.00USD 235.00
7003Abiel Holmes

American Annals; or, A Chronological History of America from Its Discovery in MCCCCXCII to MDCCCVI

Cambridge1805USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 58.75
7004Knute K. Rockne


New York1925USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 205.63

Song of the Seasons

Bostonc1890USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 23.50
7006M. L. Weems

The Life of George Washington; with Curious Anecdotes, Equally Honourable to Himself, and Exemplary to His Young Countrymen

Philadelphia1820USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 141.00
7007Gaston Maspero

Egyptian Art

London / Leipsig1913USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 94.00
7008Leon Bloy

Le Salut par les Juifs

Paris1906USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 11.75
7009Madame M. Yale

How to Cultivate the Complexion: A Practical Treatise on the Care of the Skin

New York1890USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 11.75

The World of Wonders: A Record of Things Wonderful in Nature, Science, and Art

Pittsburgh1873USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 94.00

COLLECTING REFERENCE Antique Iron Steiff Bears Cameras

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 11.75

Cram's Unrivaled Family Atlas of the World

Cincinnati1887USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 176.25
7013Jared Sparks

The Life of George Washington

Boston1839USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 141.00

Livingstone and His African Explorations: Together with a Full Account of the Young, Stanley, and Dawson Search Expeditions; Chapters on Ancient and Modern Nile Discovery; on the Central African Slave Trade, etc., etc., From the "Livingstone and Stanley"

New York1872USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 47.00
7015David Ramsay

The Life of George Washington, Commander in Chief of the Armies of the United States of America, Throughout the War Which Established Their Independence; and First President of the United States

New York1807USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 117.50
7016Hiland Hall

Speeches of Mr. H. Hall, of Vermont, on the Virginia Bounty Land Claims. Delivered in the House of Representatives of the U. S., June 16 and 25, 1842

Washington, D. C.1842USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 23.50

Combination Atlas Map of Sandusky County Ohio. Drawn and Published from Personal Examinations and Surveys

Chicago1874USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 94.00
7018Mark Twain

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade), Scene: The Mississippi Valley, Time: Forty to Fifty Years Ago

New York1893USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 105.75
7019Robert Goodloe Harper

Speech of R. Goodloe Harper, Esq. on the Foreign Intercourse Bill; Delivered in the House of Representatives of the United States, on Friday, March 2, 1798

London1798USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 11.75
7020Thomas Jefferson

Notes on the State of Virginia. With an Appendix

Boston1801USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 352.50
7021C. B. M. McBurney

The Haua Fteah (Cyrenaica) and the Stone Age of the South-East Mediterranean

Cambridge1967USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 35.25


USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 52.88

11V Collectible Books VINTAGE PULP FICTION Sci-Fi

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 70.50


USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 35.25

Estate Books COLLECTIBLE CHILDRENS Vintage and Antique

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 82.25
  • <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>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>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
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