Swann Galleries: Fine Books and Autographs, 2559, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
02/25/2021 - 02/25/2021
Page Size: 269 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
101STEIN, GERTRUDE

STEIN, GERTRUDE. Autograph Letter Signed, to Leslie S. Brady,

Paris1945USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 625.00
102CRUIKSHANK, GEORGE

CRUIKSHANK, GEORGE. Group of 6 items, including 4 fragmentary Autograph Notes illustrated with small ink drawings, an Autograph Letter

London1867USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 750.00
103DISNEY, WALT

DISNEY, WALT. Watercolor and graphite drawing showing Donald Duck, Signed and Inscribed to Bernard Hobdell.

NpndUSD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 5,000.00
104RICHTER, GERHARD

RICHTER, GERHARD. Three items Signed: Autograph Letter * Two postcards showing reproductions of his works.

Cologne; Np 1990; ndUSD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,250.00
105ARNOLD, MATTHEW

ARNOLD, MATTHEW. Saint Brandan.

London1867 ?1890USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 219.00
106BALLARD, J.G

BALLARD, J.G. Group of 3 Uncorrected Proofs Signed.

London1976; 1981; 1982USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 500.00
107BECKETT, SAMUEL

BECKETT, SAMUEL. No's Knife: Collected Shorter Prose, 1945-66.

London1967USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 938.00
108BECKETT, SAMUEL

BECKETT, SAMUEL. Séjour.

Paris1970USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 625.00
109BYRON, LORD GEORGE GORDON NOEL

BYRON, LORD GEORGE GORDON NOEL. Hebrew Melodies.

London1815USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 344.00
110BYRON, LORD GEORGE GORDON NOEL

BYRON, LORD GEORGE GORDON NOEL. Lara, A Tale; Jacqueline, A Tale.

London1814; 1823USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 143.00
111CAPEK, KAREL

CAPEK, KAREL. Bajky.

Np1936USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,375.00
112CAPEK, KAREL

CAPEK, KAREL. Bílá nemoc.

Praha1937USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 750.00
113CAPEK, KAREL

CAPEK, KAREL. Krakatit.

Praha1924USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 688.00
114CAPEK, KAREL

CAPEK, KAREL. WUR. Werstands Universal Robots. Utopistisches Kollektivdrama in drei Aufzügen.

Prague1956USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 531.00
115CATHER, WILLA

CATHER, WILLA. Death Comes for the Archbishop.

New York1929USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,375.00
116CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, MIGUEL DE

CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, MIGUEL DE. The History and Adventures of the Renowned Don Quixote.

Philadelphia1811-12USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,750.00
117Andersen, Hans Christian

(CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.) Andersen, Hans Christian. Danish Fairy Legends and Tales.

London1846USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 750.00
118Grimm, Wilhelm and Jacob

(CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.) Grimm, Wilhelm and Jacob. Deutsche Sagen. Herausgegeben von den Brüdern Grimm.

Berlin1816USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 625.00
119

(CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.) The Speaking Picture Book, a New Picture Book with Characteristic Voices.

Nuremburgcirca 1880USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 375.00
120CORSO, GERGORY

CORSO, GERGORY. The Vestal Lady on Brattle and Other Poems.

Cambridge, Mass.1955USD 500.00 - 750.00USD 625.00
121CRUIKSHANK, GEORGE

CRUIKSHANK, GEORGE. George Cruikshank's Omnibus.

London 1841-1842USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 875.00
122DICKENS, CHARLES

DICKENS, CHARLES. Barnaby Rudge: A Tale of the Riots of 'Eighty.'

London1841USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 219.00
123DICKENS, CHARLES

DICKENS, CHARLES. Bleak House.

London1852-53USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
124DICKENS, CHARLES

DICKENS, CHARLES. Dombey and Son.

London1846-1848USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 975.00
125DICKENS, CHARLES

DICKENS, CHARLES. Little Dorrit.

London1855-1857USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 813.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Westvaco–Inspirations for Printers,</i> 3 volumes, 1938-61. $200 to $300.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Proef van Letteren, <i>Welk gegooten worden in de Nieuwe Haerlemsche Lettergietery,</i> 1768. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Paul Klee, <i>Bauhaus Ausstellung Juli – Sept.,</i> Weimar, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Michel Seuphor & Jozef Peeters, <i>Het Overzicht Nos.</i> 22-23-24, Antwerp, 1922. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Wolfrum & Co., <i>Modern Graphik, Serie I…,</i> complete portfolio, 1909. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Gravure et Fonderie deC. Derriey: Specimen-Album,</i> Paris, 1862. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. The Rocky Mountains. Emigrants Crossing the Plains, 1866. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in English]. <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, translated faithfully into English.</i> Rheims, 1582. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in Latin]. <i>Biblia latina.</i> Venice: Franz Renner of Hailbrun [Heilbrunn], 1483. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822). Autograph letter signed ("P. B. S."), to Charles Ollier. Florence, Italy, 15 December 1819. “MY PROMETHEUS IS THE BEST THING I EVER WROTE.” $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> RAMSAY, David (1749-1815). <i>The History of the Revolution of South-Carolina…</i> Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1785. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BINDINGS]. MUIR, John (1838-1914). <i>The Writings of John Muir.</i> Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916-1924. 10 vols. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [CHICAGO] -- <i>Park & Guide Map of Chicago.</i> Chicago: Jas. Van Vechten, 1873. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [ALLEN PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). <i>Romeo and Juliet.</i> Greenbrae: Allen Press, 1988. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BEMELMANS, Ludwig (1898-1962). Pencil drawing on paper. 247 x 198 mm, sight, matted and framed. Showing a child shooting at a baby's balloon. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [LOGAN ELM PRESS]. HARVEY, Rebecca. <i>Any Number of Things.</i> Ohio State University, 2013. Single sheet paper scroll. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BINYON, Laurence (1869-1943). A small archive of letters and pamphlets. $200 to $300.
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Bibliothèque littéraire<br>Hubert Heilbronn<br>11 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Breton, André. <i>Nadja.</i> Paris, N.R.F., Gallimard, 1928. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> [Stendhal, Henri Beyle dit]. <i>Le Rouge et le Noir,</i> chronique du XIXe siècle. Paris, Levavasseur, 1831. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Dumas, Alexandre. <i>Les Trois mousquetaires.</i> 1844. 8 vols. In 4. Paris, Baudry, 1844. €30,000 to €50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Mallarmé, Stéphane -- Edgar Allan Poe. <i>Les Poèmes d’Edgar Poe.</i> Bruxelles, Edmond Deman, 1888. €18,000 to €25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Le côté de Guermantes II. Sodome et Gomorrhe I. [and] Sodome et Gomorrhe II.</i> Paris, N.R.F., 1921 et 1922. €20,000 to €30,000.
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