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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/30/2020 - 07/30/2020
Page Size: 296 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Arlott (John)

John Speed's England A Coloured Facsimile of the First Edition

1953-4GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 150.00
2Britton (John) and Edward Wedlake Brayley,

The Beauties of England and Wales

1801-15GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,625.00
3Cooke (George Alexander)

[Topographical and Statistical Description of the British Isles]

c.1802-10.GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 125.00
4Turnor (Edmund)

Collections for the History of the Town and Soke of Grantham

1806GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 750.00
5Green (William)

The Picture of England

1804GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 125.00
6Lewis (Samuel)

A Topographical Dictionary of England

1831GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 300.00
7Carter (Thomas)

Historical Record of the Forty-Fourth

1864GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 325.00
8Emmison (F. G., archivist)

A Map of the County of Essex from an Actual Survey by John Chapman and Peter André

?1956.GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 137.50
9Morant (Philip)

The History and Antiquities of the County of Essex

1768GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 500.00
10[Muilman (Peter)]

A New and Complete History of Essex

Chelmsford, 1770-72 GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 625.00
11Wright (Thomas)

The History and Topography of the County of Essex

1836GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 550.00
12Hall (Mr. & Mrs. S. C.)

Ireland: Its Scenery

n.d. GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 625.00
13Newcourt (Richard)

Repertorium Ecclesiasicum Parochiale Londinense: An Ecclesiastical Parochial History of the Diocese of London

1708-10 GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 275.00
14[Kent (Nathaniel)]

General View of the Agriculture of the County of Norfolk

1794GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 400.00

Norwich.- Notices and Illustrations of the Costume

Norwich, 1850GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 212.50
16Adam (W.)

The Gem of the Peak; or Matlock Bath and its Vicinity

1840GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 187.50
17Rowlandson (Thomas, illustrator)

Poetical Sketches of Scarborough

1813GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 187.50
18Columella (Lucius Junius Moderatus)

Of Husbandry. In Twelve Books: and his Book concerning Trees

1745GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 625.00
19Laurence (Edward)

The Duty of A Steward to his Lord

1727GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 325.00
20Tusser (Thomas)

Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry

1672GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 500.00
21Winter (George)

A Compendious System of Husbandry. Containing the Chemical, Philosophical, and Mechanical Elements of Agriculture

Bristol, 1787GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 200.00
22Hewitson (William C.)

Coloured Illustrations of the Eggs of British Birds

1846GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 625.00
23Morris (Rev. F.O.)

A History of British Birds

1895-97GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 450.00
24Smith (Sir James Edward) an James Sowerby,

English Botany; or, Coloured Figures of British Plants

1832-46GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 625.00
25Sowerby (James) and Charles Johnson.

The Grasses of Great Britain

1861GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 237.50
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Adam Smith, <i>Wealth of Nations,</i> first edition, descended from William Alexander, London, 1776. $70,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> George Gershwin, photograph signed & inscribed with autograph musical quotation, <i>An American in Paris,</i> 1928. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Friedrich Engels, <i>The Condition of the Working Class in England,</i> first edition, NY, 1887. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> <i>Bury St. Edmunds Witch Trials,</i> first edition, London, 1682. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Robert Rey, <i>Estampes,</i> complete portfolio of 12 wood engravings, Paris, 1950. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Archive of 47 letters by Enrico Caruso to a lady friend, 1906-20. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Books of Hours in Flemish, Netherlands, 15th century. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Jack Kerouac, <i>Doctor Sax,</i> deluxe limited edition, signed, NY, 1959. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, July 30:</b> Walt Disney, signature on title-page of Ward Greene’s <i>Lady and the Tramp,</i> first edition, first printing. $3,000 to $4,000.
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