National Book Auctions: West, Espy, Civil War, Antique, Americana, etc., 42119, Ithaca

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Auction Date
04/21/2019 - 04/21/2019
Page Size: 115 items in 5 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
6001John Lindley

Sertum Orchidaceum: A Wreath of the Most Beautiful Orchidaceous Flowers

New Yorkc1975USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 105.75
6002Alexander Ross

The Fur Hunters of the Far West; A Narrative of Adventures in the Oregon and Rocky Mountains

London1855USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 235.00
6003T. S. Eliot

Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

New York1939USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 64.63
6004Frank Fossett

Colorado: Its Gold and Silver Mines, Farms and Stock Ranges, and Health and Pleasure Resorts. Tourist's Guide to the Rocky Mountains

New York1880USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 41.13
6005Earl Sparling

Mystery Men of Wall Street: The Powers Behind the Market

New York1930USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 52.88
6006Daniel Curry

New-York: A Historical Sketch of the Rise and Progress of the Metropolitan City of America. By a New-Yorker.

New York1853USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 105.75
6007Rockwell Kent

Wilderness: A Journal of Quiet Adventure in Alaska

New York and London1920USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 52.88
6008Winston S. Churchill Editor: Randolph S. Churchill

The Unwritten Alliance: Speeches 1953 to 1959

London1961USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 52.88
6009Staff of Walt Disney Studio

Peculiar Penguins

Philadelphia1934USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 70.50
6010Matthew J. Graham

The Ninth Regiment New York Volunteers (Hawkins' Zouaves) Being a History of the Regiment and Veteran Association from 1860 to 1900

New York1900USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 82.25
6011Anthony Ulloa, George J. Ulloa

Secret Expedition to Peru, or, the Pracitcal Influence of the Spanish Colonial System upon the Character and Habits of the Colonists, Exhibited in a Private Report Read to the Secretaries of His Majesty Ferdinand VI. King of Spain

Boston1851USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 70.50
6012Florentius Costerus

De Geestelyke Mensch, in Zyn Begin, Voortgang, en Eyt-Eynde, Voorgestelt in Verscheyden Predikatien

Rotterdam1739USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 64.63
6013Thomas Campbell

Gertrude of Wyoming; A Pennsylvanian Tale and Other Poems

London1809USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 82.25
6014uncredited Editor: Department of State

Correspondence Relative to the Present Condition of Mexico, Communicated to the House of Representatives by the Department of State

Washington, D. C.1862USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 82.25
6015 Louis Auchincloss, James Patterson, Sara Paretsky, and Ursula K. Le Guin

This lot is comprised of five volumes of signed modern literature,

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 47.00
6016Pomroy Jones

Annals and Recollections of Oneida County

Rome, New York1851USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 58.75
6017Edward Topham

Letters from Edinburgh; Written in the Years 1774 and 1775: Containing Some Observations on the Diversions, Customs, Manners, and Laws of the Scotch Nation, During a Six Months Residence in Edinburgh

Dublinc1775USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 82.25

This lot is composed of three first editions in dust jackets featuring Winston S. Churchill

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 52.88
6019Board of Supervisors

Report of Special Committee on Volunteering Embracing a Complete Statement of Operations in Filling the Quota of the County of New York Under the Call of the President, Dated July 18, 1864, for 500,000 Men

New York1864USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 94.00

Je Suis le Cahier: The Sketchbooks of Picasso; Memories of a Collector, by Giuseppe Panza; Betty Parson,…

USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 47.00
6021Nathaniel Niles, Wheeler Case Editor: Stephen Dodd

Revolutionary Memorials, Embracing Poems by the Rev. Wheeler Case, Published in 1778, and an Appendix, Containing General Burgoyne's Proclamation, (in burlesque,) dated June 23, 1777 -- A Late Authentic Account of the Death of Miss Jane M'Crea -- The Amer

New York1852USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 35.25
6022Winfield S. Schley

Report of Winfield S. Schley, Commander, U. S. Navy, Commanding Greely Relief Expedition of 1884

Washington1887USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 64.63

Tunis' New International Railroad Guide, for the United States and Canadas; Containing Correct Time Tables of All Rail Raods, a Large Colored Rail Road Map, and Population of Cities and Towns, with General Railroad Information and Descriptions of Places

Niagara Falls, N.Y.1859USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 41.13
6024David Livingstone

Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa; Including a Sketch of Sixteen Years' Residence in the Interior of Africa, and a Journey from the Cape of Good Hope to Loanda on the West coast; Thence Across the Continent, down the River Zambesi, to the

New York1858USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 35.25

La Belle Assemblee, or, Bell's Court and Fashionable Magazine, Addressed Particularly to the Ladies

London1810USD 70.00 - 200.00USD 82.25
  • <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
  • <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
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