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
76Mercer, Henry C.

The Bible in Iron; or, Pictured Stoves and Stove Plates of the Pennsylvania Germans. . . . 2nd ed., rev., corrected and enlarged by Horace M. Mann.

Doylestown, Pa.1941Not AvailableUSD 45.00
77Fisher, Gideon L.

Farm Life and Its Changes.

Gordonville, Pa.1978Not AvailableUSD 28.00
78Epp, Frank H.

Mennonite Exodus: The Rescue and Resettlement of the Russian Mennonites Since the Communist Revolution. 3rd printing.

Altona, Man.1976, c1962Not AvailableUSD 40.00
79Weaver, Martin G.

Mennonites of Lancaster Conference: Containing Biographical Sketches of Mennonite Leaders; Histories of Congregations, Missions, and Sunday Schools; Record of Ordinations; and Other Interesting Historical Data.

Scottdale, Pa.1931Not AvailableUSD 12.00
80Weaver, Martin G.

Mennonites of Lancaster Conference: Containing Biographical Sketches of Mennonite Leaders; Histories of Congregations, Missions, and Sunday Schools; Record of Ordin-ations; and Other Interesting Historical Data.

Scottdale, Pa.1931Not AvailableUSD 32.00
81Herr, Theodore W.

Genealogical Record of Reverend Hans Herr and His Direct Lineal Descendants from His Birth A.D. 1639 to the Present Time, Containing the Names, etc., of 13223 Persons.

Lancaster, Pa.; reprint ed., Lancaster, Pa.1908; 1980Not AvailableUSD 35.00
82

Our Strasburg Heritage: A Photographic Record of Strasburg, Pennsylvania.

[Strasburg, Pa.]1976Not AvailableUSD 10.00
83

Menno Simons, 1536-1986: Four Artistic Interpretations.

[Scottdale, Pa.1986Not AvailableNot Sold
84

Colored map of Strasburg Twp., Lancaster Co., Pa., from Bridgens' 1864 atlas (mounted on cardboard, sl yellowed, gc);

Not AvailableUSD 15.00
85

Colored map of Strasburg Twp., Lancaster Co., Pa., from Everts and Stewart's 1875 atlas (mounted on cardboard, sl yellowed, gc);

Not AvailableUSD 15.00
86

16 topographical maps. Contents: Allentown West, Pa. (1942); Boyertown, Pa. (1902); Chester, Pa.-Del.-N.J. (1898);

Washington, D.C. Not AvailableUSD 12.00
87

Hans Graf, Born in Switzerland A.D. 1661, Settled in America A.D. 1695 [genealogical chart].

Paradise, Pa.1979Not AvailableUSD 35.00
88Leffingwell, Randy

John Deere Farm Tractors: A History of the John Deere Tractor.

Osceola, Wis.1993Not AvailableUSD 15.00
89Ertel, P.W.

The American Tractor: A Century of Legendary Machines.

Osceola, Wis.2001Not AvailableUSD 22.00
90Morgan, David P.

The Mohawk That Refused to Abdicate and Other Tales.

Milwaukee, Wis.1975Not AvailableUSD 45.00
91Taber, Thomas T.

The Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad: The Road of Anthracite in the Nineteenth Century, 1828-1899

Muncy, Pa.1977Not AvailableUSD 40.00
92

Colorado Rail Annual: A Journal of Railroad History in the Rocky Mountain West.

Golden, Colo.1971-1974Not AvailableUSD 10.00
93Darwin, Robert

The History of the Union Pacific Railroad in Cheyenne: A Pictorial Odyssey to the Mecca of Steam.

Carmel Valley, Calif.1987Not AvailableUSD 45.00
94Hollingsworth, Brian

The Great Book of Trains.

Osceola, Wis.2001Not AvailableUSD 27.00
95Cole, Beverley

Trains: The Early Years/Die Anfänge der Eisenbahn/Les Débuts du Chemin de Fer.

2001Not AvailableUSD 10.00
96Haine, E.A.

Railways Across the Andes.

Boulder, Colo.1981Not AvailableUSD 10.00
97

Illustrirte Familien-Bibel, oder die ganze Heilige Schrift des Alten und Neuen Testaments. Nach der deutschen Uebersetzung Dr. Martin Luthers. . . .

Amischen Gemeinden in Lancaster County, Pa.1957Not AvailableUSD 13.00
98

Familien-Bibel. Die Heilign Schriften des Alten und Neuen Testaments. Nach Dr. Martin Luthers Uebersetzung.

Bowling Green, Mo.1970Not AvailableUSD 36.00
99

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments.

Berlin, Ohio[19--]Not AvailableUSD 13.00
100Clarke, Adam

The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ . . with a Commentary and Critical Notes. . . . Vol. 2 only [Romans to Revelation].

New-York1823Not AvailableNot Sold
  • <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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    <b><center>Christie’s<br>Paul Destribats:<br>Une Bibliothèque des Avant-gardes<br>Part III<br>2-3 and 4 February 2021</b>
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