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Auction Date
07/18/2019 - 07/18/2019
Page Size: 509 items in 21 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1[Thomas Clarkson]

An Essay on the Slavery and Commerce of the Human Species, particularly the African.

London1788USD 1,800.00 - 2,000.00Unknown
2Lorenz Berger

NUMISMATA MODULI MAXIMI VULGO MEDAIGLONI EX CIMCHARCHIO LUDOVICI XIV

ELEUTHEROPOLI1704USD 800.00 - 800.00Unknown
3James Joyce

CHAMBER MUSIC - Scarce First Egoist Press Edition

London1923USD 220.00 - 320.00Unknown
4Robert FROST.

The Complete Poems of Robert Frost. [Introduction by Louis Untermeyer].

New York1950USD 750.00 - 1,000.00Unknown
5Jack Kerouac

ON THE ROAD - FIRST US EDITION

New York1957USD 1,500.00 - 1,800.00Unknown
6Theodore ROOSEVELT (1858-1919).

An important 1 page typed letter signed, to Dr. Alexander Lambert

[New York City]1918USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00Unknown
7William Yarrell

A History of British Birds (3 Vols plus supplement)

London1843-45USD 500.00 - 600.00Unknown
8Linné (Charles) [Linnaeus (Carl)]

A GENERAL SYSTEM OF NATURE THROUGH THE THREE GRAND KINGDOMS OF ANIMALS, VEGETABLES, AND MINERALS,

London1802 - 1806USD 400.00 - 500.00Unknown
9Vincenzo Coronelli

L'Africa divisa nelle sue Parti secondo le piu moderne

Venice1691USD 3,000.00 - 3,750.00Unknown
10Abraham Ortelius

Africae tabula nova

London1606USD 1,650.00 - 1,950.00Unknown
11Darwin (Charles)

THE DESCENT OF MAN

London1871USD 500.00 - 600.00Unknown
12ILLUSTR. CHAGALL, MIRO, BRAQUE, MATISSE AND OTHERS

VERVE REVUE ARTISTIQUE ET LITTERAIRE - VOL. VII, N° 27 et 28 WITH 29 ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS

Paris1952USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Unknown
13Graham Greene

THE THIRD MAN and THE FALLEN IDOL

London1950USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
14Carl VAN VECHTEN (1880-1964)

Nigger Heaven

New York1926USD 300.00 - 500.00Unknown
15Robert Louis STEVENSON (1850-1894).

Kidnapped being memoirs of the adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751

London1886USD 500.00 - 800.00Unknown
16James Joyce

Ulysses

London2004USD 600.00 - 600.00Unknown
17Journal.

THE BEATLES BOOK

London1963 - 1969USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Unknown
18Poster:

THE BEATLES LET IT BE

London1970USD 400.00 - 500.00Unknown
19Roberts, Field Marshal, Lord Frederick Sleigh

PROCLAMATIE:

Pretoria19 Junie 1900USD 300.00 - 300.00Unknown
20Howard, J W, J Medley Wood, E A Brunner, W A Squire, Charles J Crofts and others

Twentieth Century Impressions of Orange River Colony and Natal (1906)

Natal1906USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Unknown
21Major H Rayne

The ivory raiders

London1923USD 300.00 - 300.00Unknown
22AA VV

PHOTOGRAPHY THE BATTLE FIELD OF MONTICELLI LEBDA 12TH OF JUNE 1912

1912USD 170.00 - 170.00Unknown
23Thomas Willis (1621-1675)

PATHOLOGIAE CEREBRI ET NERVOSI GENERIS SPECIMEN IN QUO AGITUR DE MORBIS CONVULSIVIS ET DE SCORBUTO

AMSTELODAMI1670USD 750.00 - 750.00Unknown
24DECIMUS JUNIUS JUVENALIS AND AULUS PERSIUS FLACCUS

DECIMUS JUNIUS JUVENALIS AND AULUS PERSIUS FLACCUS TRANSLATED AND ILLUSTRATED BY BARTEN HOLIDAY

OXFORD1673USD 850.00 - 850.00Unknown
25De Fer Nicolas (1646-1720)

PARTIE MERIDIONALE D’AFRIQUE OU SE TROUVENT LA BASSE GUINEE LA CAFRERIE LE MONOMOTAPA LE ZANGUEBAR ET L’ISLE DE MADAGASCAR

1705USD 250.00 - 250.00Unknown
  • <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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