Swann Galleries: Early Printed Books, 2563, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
04/08/2021 - 04/08/2021
Page Size: 268 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
251Barrow, John

A Collection of Authentic, Useful, and Entertaining Voyages and Discoveries.

London1765USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 469.00
252Barrow, Sir John, 1st Baronet

Travels in China.

London1804USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 813.00
253Bossoli, Carlo

The Beautiful Scenery and Chief Places of Interest throughout the Crimea.

London1856USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,000.00
254Bulkeley, John & John Cummins

A Voyage to the South-Seas in the Years 1740-1. Containing a Faithful Narrative of the Loss of the Ship the Wager.

London1743USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 1,063.00
255Coxe, William

Les Nouvelles Découvertes des Russes entre l'Asie et l'Amérique.

Paris1781USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 455.00
256Cranz, David

The History of Greenland: Containing a Description of The Country, and Its Inhabitants.

London1767USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 563.00
257Ellis, Aller Gustin

Archive of Photographs, Journals & Ephemera, Thailand, 1923-1938.

1923-1938.USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,188.00
258Ellis, Sir Henry

Journal of the Proceedings of the Late Embassy to China.

London1817USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,300.00
259Kircher, Athanasius

Toonneel van China.

Amsterdam1668USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,125.00
260M'Leod, John, Ship's Surgeon

Narrative of a Voyage in His Majesty's Late Ship Alceste to the Yellow Sea, along the Coast of Corea.

London1817USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 182.00
261Peary, Robert E.

The North Pole.

London1910USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 1,250.00
262Perry, Matthew Calbraith ed. Francis L. Hawks

Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas & Japan.

Washington D.C.1856USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 5,250.00
263Roberts, David

The Holy Land.

London1855USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 7,500.00
264Schouten, Wouter

Reys-Togten naar en door Oost-Indien.

Amsterdam1740USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 625.00
265Smith, John

De Gedenkwaardige Reizen vanden Beroemden.

Leiden1707USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 875.00
266Speke, John Hanning

Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile.

London1863USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 520.00
267Stevenson, Robert Louis

Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes.

London1879USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 438.00
268Wu, L.T., Editor-in-Chief

China as She Is: a Comprehensive Album.

Shanghai1934USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 1,690.00
  • <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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