Forum Auctions: Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper, 2112, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
08/08/2019 - 08/08/2019
Page Size: 217 items in 9 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

France.- Henry III (as Duke of Anjou, later King of France, 1551-89) ?Order to Seigneur de …

GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 260.00
2

Scotland.- Mure [Muir] (Sir John) Order to Jas. Loch Treasurer to pay Two Hundred Marks for the …

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 390.00
3

Juxon (William, Archbishop of Canterbury) Order to Sir Robert Pye to pay one hundred and fifty …

GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 104.00
4

Virginia.- Lloyd (Abraham, maritime merchant, of Bristol) Autograph note signed to John …

GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 78.00
5

18th century Commonplace Book, manuscript in metalpoint and ink, printed almanack for 1705, 1717 - …

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 625.00
6

Devon.- Holdsworth family (merchants of Dartmouth, Devon) Papers, including: letters, instructions …

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 312.00
7

Royal Hospital Chelsea.- Instructions to Mr James Hopson Sculleryman of Chelsea Hospital, D.s. "H …

GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 65.00
8

Manuscript documents etc.- Collection, including: Receipt signed by Anthony Elcock for £3 on £50 …

GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 286.00
9

Calligraphic manuscript.- [Examples of calligraphic writing], manuscript in Italics, [c. 1790].

GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 39.00
10

George IV (as Prince Regent) Copy letter from the Prince Regent to Lord Wellington, 3rd July 1813; …

GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
11

Naval Surgeon.- Prideaux (Robert) 8 Autograph Letters signed to members of his family, Falmouth …

GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 715.00
12

Place Book Formed Generally Upon the Principles Recommended and Practised by John Locke, Esq., …

GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 275.00
13

Artillery Officer.- Harvey (William) 8 Autograph Letters signed to Richard Lambert of Bristol, …

GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 104.00
14

Spain & Italy.- Libro.de las Cositas q:e emos Visto y pasado des de la llegada de Valencia, …

GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 112.50
15

Congregational Sermons.- Melvill (Elizabeth) Sermon book, manuscript, 1821.

GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 125.00
16

Pope (Alexander) Messiah and Other Poems, manuscript in a minuscule hand, 1821.

GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 300.00
17

Satirical poem.- Retaliation imitated from Goldsmith, manuscript, monochrome watercolour, …

GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 104.00
18

Sung Requiem.- Mainati (Joseph, vicar) Collectio Omnium que canuntur in Missa Officio et Exequiis …

GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 68.75
19

Canada.- Hill (Samuel) Autograph Letter signed to Julia Hill, Throgmorton Street, London, 1832, …

GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 97.50
20

Phillipps (Sir Thomas) Autograph Letter signed, 1840.

GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 123.50
21

SS Great Western Steamship.- Bill of loading, printed form, Bristol, n.d., [c. 1840].

GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 32.50
22

Australia.- Anderson (Alex, sheep farmer) Autograph Letter signed to his brother David in Dundee, …

GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 338.00
23

America.- Knowles (Ann, Quaker, of Carlisle and Philadelphia) Autograph Letter signed to Beeby …

GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 182.00
24

Letters.- Collection, including: Sir Jacob Epstein, Samuel Rogers (2), Sir William Flinders …

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 338.00
25

Trafalgar square statue.- Napier (Sir Charles) On the Inauguration in Trafalgar Square... of the …

GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
  • <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> SMITH, CHRISTOPHER WEBB. 1793-1871. <i>Indian Ornithology.</i> [Patna, India]: 1828. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DUPRÉ, LOUIS. 1789-1837. <i>Voyage à Athènes et à Constantinople, ou Collection de portraits, vues et costumes grecs et ottomans.</i> Paris: Dondey-Dupré, 1825. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ADAMS, JOHN. Autograph Letter Signed ("J Adams"), [to Dr. Perkins?] while recovering from his small pox inoculation, [late-April, 1764]. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUSTEN, JANE. Autograph Letter Signed ("J. Austen"), to her sister Cassandra, 4 pp, "Thursday – after dinner," [September 16, 1813,] Henrietta St. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. 1785-1851. <i>The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories.</i> New York & Philadelphia: J.J. Audubon & J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DODWELL, EDWARD. 1767-1832. <i>Views in Greece.</i> London: Rodwell and Martin, 1821. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> JAMES, JESSE. Autograph Letter Signed ("Jesse W. James"), to Mr. Flood demanding Flood retract spurious accusations, 3 pp, June 5, 1875. $200,000 to $300,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Textile of the Great White Fleet, with portraits of Theodore Roosevelt, Rear Admiral Robley D. Evans & successor Charles Stillman Sperry, 1908. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> William J. Stone, <i>Declaration of Independence,</i> Force printing, 1833. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Shugart family papers including documentation of the Underground Railroad, 63 items, 1838-81. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Records of the Dickinson & Shrewsbury salt works, over 2000 items, with extensive slave labor correspondence, legal records & receipts, bulk 1820-1865. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Gloria Steinem, typescript for her speech <i>Living the Revolution,</i> with related letters and documents, 1941-77. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> <i>Liberty Triumphant or the Downfall of Oppression,</i> depicting the aftermath of the Boston Tea Party, c. 1774. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Juan Eusebio Nieremberg, <i>Historia naturae, maxime peregrinae, libris XVI distincta,</i> Antwerp, 1635. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Antonio de Mayorga, manuscript map of Mexico City, 1779. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Thomas L. McKenney & James Hall, <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America,</i> first edition, 3 volumes, Philadelphia, 1842-44. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Samuel Walker, diary of the entire first cruise of the USS Kineo, a gunboat on the Mississippi, 1854-69. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Scrapbook on early Stanford football, with letters from Walter Camp, 1893-95 & 1931. $8,000 to $12,000.
  • <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Roberts, David. Twenty Lithographs of the Holy Land, 19th Century. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Declaration by the Reps. of the United Colonies of N.A. 1775. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Composer Jerome Kern personal Letters, Albums and Other. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Paine, Thomas. <i>Common Sense,</i> London 1776. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom’s Cabin,</i> Cleveland 1852. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Hobbes, Thomas. <i>Leviathan,</i> 3rd edition, London 1651. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Anno Regni Georgii III. Intolerable Acts and other Bills, 1774. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Wilberforce, William. An Abstract of the Evidence, 5 Letters, and two books. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Nightingale, Florence. Notes on Nursing and Signed Letters, ca. 1860 $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Tolstov, Leo. <i>War and Peace,</i> 5 volumes, 1886. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Dickinson, John. Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania, 1768. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $4,000 to $6,000.
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