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

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
376

Pennsylvania Mennonite Heritage.

Lancaster, Pa.1978-2019Not AvailableUSD 177.00
377Ruth, John Landis

The Earth Is the Lord’s: A Narrative History of the Lancaster Mennonite Conference. Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite History, no. 39

Scottdale, Pa.2001Not AvailableUSD 350.00
378Wenger, A.

Grace Frontiers of Faithfulness: The Story of the Groffdale Mennonite Church.

Leola, Pa.[1992]Not AvailableUSD 17.00
379Yoder, Nathan E.

Together in the Work of the Lord: A History of the Conservative Mennonite Conference. Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite History, no. 47

Harrisonburg, Va.2014Not AvailableUSD 40.00
380Duane Mifflin

County Amish and Mennonite Story, 1791-1991

Belleville, Pa.1991Not AvailableUSD 13.00
381Braght, Thieleman J. van

The Bloody Theater, or Martyrs Mirror of the Defenseless Christians Who Baptized Only upon Confession of Faith, and Who Suffered and Died for the Testimony of Jesus, Their Saviour, from the Time of Christ to the Year A.D. 1660

Translated by Joseph F. Sohm. 8th ed. Scottdale, Pa.1968Not AvailableUSD 24.00
382

The Complete Works of Menno Simon, Translated from the Original Dutch or Holland. . . .

Elkhart, Ind.1871Not AvailableUSD 10.00
383Visser, Piet

Menno Simons: Places, Portraits and Progeny.

Krommenie, the Netherlands1996Not AvailableUSD 10.00
384

Golden Apples in Silver Bowls: The Rediscovery of Redeeming Love. Trans. by Elizabeth Bender and Leonard Gross; ed. by Leonard Gross. Mennonite Sources and Documents, no. 6

Lancaster, Pa.:1999Not AvailableUSD 22.00
385Denner, Jacob

Jacob Denners christliche und erbaulich Betrachtungen über die Sonn- und Festtags-Evangelien des ganzen Jahres, nebst einem Anhange verschiedener Predigten über besondere Texte, sowohl aus dem Alten als Neuen Testamente. . . .

Philadelphia1860Not AvailableUSD 41.00
386Friedmann, Robert

Mennonite Piety Through the Centuries: Its Genius and Its Literature. Studies in Anabaptist and Mennonite History, no. 7

Goshen, Ind.; reprint ed., Sugarcreek, Ohio1949; 1980Not AvailableUSD 10.00
387Gingerich, Melvin

Mennonite Attire Through Four Centuries. Publications of the Pennsylvania German Society, vol. 4

Breinigsville, Pa.; Scottdale, Pa.1970Not AvailableUSD 21.00
388

The Legacy of Michael Sattler. Trans. and ed. by John H. Yoder. Classics of the Radical Reformation, no. 1

Scottdale, Pa.1973Not AvailableUSD 22.00
389Oyer, John S.

They Harry the Good People out of the Land: Essays on the Persecution, Survival and Flourishing of Anabaptists and Mennonites.

Goshen, Ind.2000Not AvailableUSD 35.00
390Wenger, John

Christian Glimpses of Mennonite History and Doctrine.

Scottdale, Pa.1949Not AvailableUSD 10.00
391Kauffman, Christmas C.

Unspoken Love.

Leola, Pa.1992Not AvailableUSD 10.00
392

Tennessee John Stoltzfus: Amish-Related Documents and Family Letters, [Edited by] Paton Yoder; trans. by Noah G. Good [et al.]. Mennonite Sources and Documents, no. 1

Lancaster, Pa.1987Not AvailableUSD 46.00
393Kraybill, Donald B.

Old Order Amish: Their Enduring Way of Life. Photographs by Lucian Niemeyer. 2nd printing.

Baltimore1993Not AvailableUSD 13.00
394Stevick, Richard A.

Growing Up Amish: The Teenage Years. Young Center Books in Anabaptist & Pietist Studies.

Baltimore2007Not AvailableUSD 27.00
395Schwieder, Elmer

A Peculiar People: Iowa's Old Order Amish.

Ames1975Not AvailableUSD 36.00
396Lapp, Fern Eileen

History of Weavertown Church.

1963Not AvailableUSD 29.00
397Blank, Benuel S.

The Amazing Story of the Ausbund.

Narvon, Pa.2001Not AvailableUSD 130.00
398Hutter, Jakob

Brotherly Faithfulness: Epistles from a Time of Persecution.

Rifton, N.Y.1979Not AvailableUSD 10.00
399

Commemorative Biographical Encyclopedia of the Juniata Valley, Comprising the Counties of Huntingdon, Mifflin, Juniata, and Perry, Pennsylvania, Containing Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens and Many of the Early Settlers. 1 only.

Chambersburg , Pa.1897Not AvailableUSD 10.00
400Wenger, Samuel E.

1710 Pequea Settlement Tour Guide Booklet.

[Akron, Pa.2001Not AvailableUSD 23.00
  • <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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    <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.
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    <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.
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