Christies: Library of Martine de Behague and the Counts of Ganay - Part One, 18470, Paris

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Auction Date
11/26/2019 - 11/26/2019
Page Size: 187 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1AFFINATI D’ACUTO, Jacques.

Le Monde renversé san-dessus dessous. Traicté auquel est montré par maintes belles raisons que le peché a ietté une horrible confusion en l’Univers.

Paris1610EUR 400.00 - 600.00EUR 500.00
2ALUNNO, Francesco (1484-1556).

Della Fabrica del Mondo di M. Francesco Alunno da Ferrara. Libri X.

Venise1575EUR 8,000.00 - 12,000.00EUR 17,500.00
3ARIOSTE Ludovico Ariosto dit L' (1474-1533).

Orlando furioso... [avec] Cinque canti di un nuovo libro di M. Lodovico Ariosto.

Venise1551EUR 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
4AUGUSTIN, d'Hippone, dit Saint (354-430).

Les Confessions de S. Augustin.

Paris1676EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00EUR 6,000.00
5[ARNAULD, Antoine (1612-1694)].

Historia et Concordia Evangelica…

Paris1660EUR 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
6[AUBUSSON, Pierre Arnaud, vicomte d’ (1717-1797)].

Modèle d’un nouveau ressort d’oeconomie politique ou Banque rurale, offert aux observations du public.

Brive-La-Gaillarde1772EUR 1,800.00 - 2,200.00EUR 3,000.00
7[BAILLY, Jean-Sylvain (1736-1793)].

Discours et Mémoires, par l’auteur de l’Histoire de l’astronomie.

Paris1790EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,500.00
8BENACCI, Vittorio (1571-1629).

Descrittione de gli apparati fatti in Bologna per la venuta di N. S. Papa Clemente VIII con gli disegni de gli Archi, Statue e Pitture.

Bologne 1598EUR 5,000.00 - 7,000.00EUR 7,125.00
9BERENGER, Guillaume.

Response a plusieurs injures et railleries, écrites contre Michel Seigneur de Monta[i]gne, dans un livre intitulé La Logique ou l'Art de Penser,

Rouen1667EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
10[BERNARD LE TRÉVISAN (1406-1490)].

Le Texte d’Alchymie, et le Songe-verd.

Paris1595EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 3,500.00
11

[BIBLE] - Manuscrit arménien enluminé sur vélin , fragment issu d’un évangéliaire.

[Constantinople ?]1675EUR 5,000.00 - 7,000.00EUR 13,125.00
12

Biblia Ad vetustissima exemplaria castigata.

Anvers1570EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 1,500.00
13

Le Nouveau Testament de Nostre Seigneur Jesus Christ…

Mons1668EUR 1,000.00 - 1,500.00EUR 1,125.00
14

Le Nouveau Testament de Nostre Seigneur Jesus Christ.... [avec] Les Epistres de S. Paul. Les Epistres canoniques. L'Apocalypse. [avec] De l'imitation de Jesus-Christ.

Mons; Bruxelles1677, 1701EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 1,750.00
15BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375).

Le Decameron de M. Iean Bocace Florentin, nouvellement traduict d'Italien en Françoys par maistre Antoine Le Maçon conseiller du roy, & trésorier de l'extra-ordinaire de ses guerres.

Lyon1552EUR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 3,375.00
16BOCCACE, Jean (1313-1375).

La Flammette amoureuse.

Paris1585EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 6,875.00
17BOFFRAND, Germain (1667-1754).

Description de ce qui a été pratiqué pour fondre en bronze d'un seul jet La Figure Equestre de Louis XIV élevée par la ville de Paris dans la place de Louis le Grand en mil six cens quantre-vingt-dix-neuf.

Paris1743EUR 1,200.00 - 1,800.00EUR 1,125.00
18BOURDALOUE, Louis (1632-1704).

Sermons.

Paris1707-1721. EUR 5,000.00 - 7,000.00EUR 8,750.00
19BRODEAU, Julien (ca. 1585-1653).

Commentaire sur la Coustume de la Prevosté et vicomté de Paris…

Paris1658EUR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00EUR 3,250.00
20BRUMOY, Pierre (1688-1742).

Le Théâtre des Grecs.

Paris1730EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00EUR 2,250.00
21BRUNET, Jacques-Charles (1780-1867).

Manuel du libraire et de l'amateur de livres contenant 1° un nouveau dictionnaire bibliographique (...) ; 2° Une table en forme de catalogue raisonné.

Paris1860-1864. EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00EUR 3,375.00
22BURE, Guillaume de (1734-1820).

Catalogue des livres de Feu M. Lemarié, écuuer, ancien Conseiller au Châtelet : disposé & mis en ordre par Guillaume de Bure, fils ainé.

Paris1776EUR 800.00 - 1,200.00EUR 2,500.00
23BURE, Guillaume de (1734-1820).

Catalogue des livres de la bibliothèque de feu M. le duc d'Aumont.

Paris1782EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00EUR 2,750.00
24BURE, Guillaume-François de (1732-1782).

Bibliographie instructive : ou Traité de la connoissance des livres rares et singuliers.

Paris1763-1768. EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00EUR 4,500.00
25CARDANUS, Hieronymus (1501-1576).

Arcana politica sive de prudentia civili liber singularis.

Leyde1635EUR 600.00 - 800.00EUR 2,000.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Francis Scott Key, <i>Star Spangled Banner,</i> first printing, c. 1814-16. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> William Sydney Porter, a.k.a. “O. Henry,” archive of drawings made to illustrate a lost mining memoir, c. 1883-84. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> [Bay Psalm Book], printed for Hezekiah Usher of Boston, Cambridge, c. 1648-65. $50,000 to $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Noticia estraordinario,</i> probable first announcement in Mexico City of the fall of the Alamo, 1836. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Patrick Gass, first edition of earliest first-hand account of the Lewis and Clarke expedition, Pittsburgh, 1807. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Diploma from the Princeton Class of 1783, commencement attended by Washington & Continental Congress. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>Sprague Light Cavalry!</i> color-printed broadside, NY, 1863. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> <i>The Lincoln & Johnson Union Campaign Songster,</i> Philadelphia, 1864. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Lucy Parsons, labor organizer, albumen cabinet card, New York, 1886. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Daniel L.F. Swift, journal as third mate on a Pacific Whaling voyage, 1848-1850. $3,000 to $4,0000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 10:</b> Two photos of Thomas Moran, Grand Canyon, silver prints, 1901. $1,500 to $2,500.
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Helvelius. Two Autograph Letters Signed to Francis Aston, Royal Society Secretary, noting his feud with Robert Hooke, 5 pp total, 1685. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Newton, Isaac. Autograph manuscript on God, 4 pp, c.1710, "In the beginning was the Word...."?$100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. First edition, first issue. Untrimmed copy in contemporary boards. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Signed photograph, beardless portrait with Civil War provenance. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> IMPEACHMENT. Original engrossed copy of the first Andrew Johnson impeachment resolution vote. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Mucha, Alphonse. 11 original pencil drawings for?<i>Andelicek z Baroku,</i> "Litte Baroque Angel," Prague, 1929. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Einstein, Albert. Annotated Galley Proofs for <i>The Meaning of Relativity.</i> 1921. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Silverstein, Shel. Original maquette for <i>The Giving Tree,</i> 34 original drawings. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Roth, Philip. Typed Manuscript with substantial autograph corrections for an unpublished sequel to <i>The Breast.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Taupin, Bernie. Autograph Manuscript, the original draft of lyrics for Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," 2 pp, 1973. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. <i>De Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Padua: 1643. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> CESALPINO, ANDREA. <i>Peripateticarum Quaestionum Libri Quinque.</i> Venice: 1571. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Leon TOLSTOÏ. <i>Anna Karenina.</i> Moscou, 1878. First and full edition of the Russian novel, in the author’s language.<br>Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Mark TWAIN. <i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade).</i> New York, 1885. First American edition.<br>Est. 5 000 / 6 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Walt WHITMAN. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York, 1856. Second edition gathering 32 poems. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Karen BLIXEN. <i>Out of Africa.</i> Londres, 1937. First edition in the UK, before Danish translation and American release.<br>Est. 1 500 / 2 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Ernest HEMINGWAY. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> New York, 1929. First edition with $2.50 on the dust and A on the copyright page.<br>Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris, Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition published by Sylvia Beach. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Dubliners.</i> Londres, 1914. First edition. Nice copy in publisher’s cardboard. Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Franz KAFKA. 8 novels in German first edition, published in München, Leipzig and Berlin 1916-1931. Est. from 300 / 400 to 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> David Herbert LAWRENCE. <i>Lady Chatterley's Lover.</i> Florence, 1928. Privately printed first edition. Est. 4 000 / 5 000 €
    John STEINBECK. <i>The Grapes of Wrath.</i> New York, 1939. First edition. Nice copy with $2.75 on the cover. Est. 1 000 / 1 200 €
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