Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society: Rare and Used Book Auction, 113020, Lancaster

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Auction Date
11/30/2020 - 11/30/2020
Page Size: 400 items in 16 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Checole, Alemu, et al.

Anabaptist Songs in African Hearts. Global Mennonite History Series: Africa.

Intercourse, Pa.2006Not AvailableUSD 10.00
2Wenger, John C.

Glimpses of Mennonite History.

Scottdale, Pa.1940Not AvailableUSD 35.00
3Stoltzfus, Grant M.

Mennonites of the Ohio and Eastern Conference from the Colonial Period in Pennsylvania to 1968. Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite History, no. 13

Scottdale, Pa.1969Not AvailableUSD 21.00
4Gratz, Delbert L.

Bernese Anabaptists and Their American Descendants. Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite History, no. 8

Scottdale, Pa.1953Not AvailableUSD 10.00
5Smith, Willard H.

Mennonites in Illinois. Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite Studies, no. 24

Scottdale, Pa.1983Not AvailableUSD 28.00
6Thiesen, John D.

Mennonite and Nazi?: Attitudes Among Mennonite Colonists in Latin America, 1933-1945. Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite History, no. 37

Kitchener, Ont.1999Not AvailableUSD 75.00
7Coffman, Barbara F.

His Name Was John: The Life Story of an Early Mennonite Leader [John S. Coffman, 1848-1899].

Scottdale, Pa.1964Not AvailableUSD 12.00
8McGrath, William R.

Contentment: The Life and Times of Jacob Hertzler, Pioneer Amish Bishop, 1703-1786

Sarasota, Fla.2002, c1984Not AvailableUSD 29.00
9

Ca. 80 religious tracts and pamphlets, mostly Mennonite, many from Mennonite Book & Tract Society ca. 1900-50 (many syp, gc to vgc).

ca. 1900-50Not AvailableUSD 12.00
10Musser, Daniel

The Reformed Mennonite Church, Its Rise and Progress, with Its Principles and Doctrines.

Lancaster, Pa.1873Not AvailableNot Sold
11Rideman, Peter

Account of Our Religion, Doctrine and Faith. . . Trans. by Kathlen E. Hasenberg.

[London]1950Not AvailableUSD 23.00
12Kauffman, Christmas C.

Lucy Winchester. 2nd printing.

Scottdale, Pa.1948, c1945Not AvailableNot Sold
13Kauffman, Christmas C.

Dannie of Cedar Cliffs.

Scottdale, Pa.1950Not AvailableUSD 10.00
14Kauffman, Christmas C.

For One Moment: A Biographical Story.

Scottdale, Pa.1960Not AvailableUSD 24.00
15Funk, Joseph, and Sons

The Harmonia Sacra: A Compilation of Genuine Church Music.

Intercourse, Pa.1993Not AvailableUSD 17.00
16Brunk, C.H.

Bible School Hymns and Sacred Songs for Sunday Schools and Other Religious Services.

Elkhart, Ind.1884Not AvailableUSD 10.00
17Aikin, J.B.

The Christian Minstrel: A New System of Musical Notation; with a Collection of Psalm Tunes, Anthems, and Chants, Selected from the Most Popular Works in Europe and America. . . .

Philadelphia: 1858, c1846.Not AvailableUSD 10.00
18Wenger, Samuel E.

1710 Pequea Settlement Tour Research Information Booklet.

[Akron, Pa.1999Not AvailableUSD 24.00
19[Sensenig, Keller]

A Pleasant View of Martindale.

[Martindale, Pa.1994Not AvailableUSD 27.00
20Gibbons, Phebe Earle

Pennsylvania Dutch, and Other Essays.

Philadelphia1882Not AvailableUSD 10.00
21Ca.

45 calling cards of persons mostly in eastern Lancaster County, Pa., with many Amish Mennonite surnames

Not AvailableUSD 15.00
22Story, Joseph

A Familiar Exposition of the Constitution of the United States: Containing a Brief Commentary on Every Clause, Explaining the True Nature, Reasons, and Objects Thereof. .

New York1850Not AvailableUSD 562.00
23

The Jonas Martin Era, Presented in a Collection of Essays, Letters and Documents That Shed Light on the Mennonite Churches During the 50 Year Ministry (1875-1925) of Bishop Jonas H. Martin. Collected, arranged, edited, interpreted, and published by Amos B

Denver, Pa.1982Not AvailableUSD 65.00
24Martin, Raymond S.

Bishop Jonas H. Martin: His Life and Genealogy.

Baltimore1985Not AvailableUSD 46.00
25Horst, Isaac R.

Close Ups of the Great Awakening.

Mount Forest, Ont.1985Not AvailableUSD 40.00
  • <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Schedel (Hartmann). <i>Liber Chronicarum,</i> first edition, Nuremberg, Anton Koberger for Sebald Schreyer and Sebastian Kammermeister, 1493. £30,000 to £50,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Greek Orthodox Church].- <i>Menaion,</i> manuscript in Greek, on paper, in Greek letters, [Eastern Mediterranean], [c. 1400]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> American Revolution.- Loyalist's cow powder horn, engraved with the cypher "GR" for George III surmounted by a crown, an inscription, and on reverse an engraving of the "North River" [Hudson River], 1777. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Illuminated prayer book.- <i>Maria Carcer y Trigueros... Santa Misa y Oraciones,</i> illuminated manuscript in Spanish, on paper, [c. 1850]. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Hardy (Thomas). <i>The Mayor of Casterbridge,</i> 2 vol., first edition in book form, original cloth, 1886. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> [Austen (Jane)]. <i>Emma: A Novel,</i> first edition, Printed for John Murray, 1816. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Brontë (Charlotte). <i>Jane Eyre. An Autobiography,</i> 3 vol., first edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Cruikshank (George). <i>The Road to the Derby,</i> one of two proof copies, Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1882. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Meunier (Charles, binder).- Gruel (Leon). <i>Manuel Historique et Bibliographique de l'Amateur de Reliures,</i> 2 vol., Paris, 1887.-1905. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on Paper<br>28 January 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Burne-Jones (Sir Edward). <i>The Work of Edward Burne-Jones,</i> edited by Philip Burne-Jones, one of 200 copies, [c.1900]. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Nazraeli Press.- <i>Six by Six,</i> 36 vol. [a complete set], one of 100 sets, each with signed photograph, Portland, Or., 2010-16. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Jan. 28:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph F. Kernan, <i>College Football,</i> oil on canvas, <i>The Saturday Evening Post</i> cover, 1932. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Joseph C. Leyendecker, <i>Golfer Lighting a Cigarette,</i> oil on canvas, c.1920. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Howard Chandler Christy, <i>In the Field,</i> charcoal & watercolor, published in <i>Scribner’s,</i> 1902. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> N.C. Wyeth, <i>Standish Reading,</i> pen & ink, for <i>The Courtship of Miles Standish,</i> 1920. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Johnanna Stewart Mapes, <i>A Fairy Book,</i> conté crayon, for <i>St. Nicholas Magazine,</i> 1907. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Arnold Lobel, pen & ink, for <i>The Frog & Toad Coloring Book,</i> 1981. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Antonio Lopez, <i>Today’s Fashions,</i> study for <i>The New York Times,</i> 1981. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>“I’ll have to go back to the house…I forgot my rubbers…”</i> pen & ink, original 4-panel <i>Peanuts comic,</i> 1960. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Jan 28:</b> Constantin Alajalov, <i>Family Tree,</i> watercolor and gouache, cover for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1938. Estimate $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Rare 1778 Engraved map of Colonial Philadelphia after George Heap (1714-1752) and Nicholas Scull (1687-1761). $10,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Author signed and inscribed <i>THE FOUNTAINHEAD,</i> stated First Edition, by Ayn Rand, published by The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, New York, 1943. $2,000 to $2,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851) hand-colored aquatint engraving, "Yellow-billed Magpie, Stellers Jay, Ultramarine Jay and Clark's Crow," Plate Number CCCLXII. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) autograph letter, signed, as President, to Nathan Reid detailing Jackson’s intervention on behalf of Reid's grandson. $1,800 to $2,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Edward Steichen (Luxembourg/American, 1879-1973) portfolio of photographs, "The Early Years 1900-1927, 12 Hand-Gravure Prints" #41/1000, printed in 1981. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, TLS, one-page typed letter on The White House, Washington, D.C., stationary to John Marshall Butler. $1,400 to $1,600.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two Pre-Civil War slave related letters, including one written by Mariah, a female domestic slave of James Vincent Musgrove (1814-1890) to her daughter. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Two author signed and inscribed Ayn Rand related books, including one Rand signed <i>WE THE LIVING,</i> London 1940 edition. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> PLAN DE LA VILLE DE MEMPHIS (ETATS-UNIS) 40,000 HABITANTS pen and ink with watercolor hand drawn drainage system map, circa 1870. $700 to $900.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Auction<br>Jan. 30 & 31, 2021</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> Scarce Mezzotint portrait of Thomas Pownall, Colonial Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (1757-1760) and South Carolina (1760). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> VIEW OF NORFOLK FROM COSPORT, VIRGINIA, John Hill, engraver, after John Shaw (U.K., 1776-1832). $600 to $700.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 30-31:</b> THE BURNING OF THE MERCHANT'S EXCHANGE, NEW YORK CITY -THE GREAT FIRE OF DECEMBER, 1835. Scarce color lithograph, a 1909 reissue of the original 1836 print. $500 to $700.
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