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
201Cleomedes; ed. Robert Balfour

Cleomedis Meteora Graece et Latine.

Bordeaux1605USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,188.00
202Copernicus, Nicolaus

De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium.

Basel1566USD 60,000.00 - 80,000.00USD 75,000.00
203Descartes, René

Geometria.

Amsterdam1659USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 2,250.00
204Digges, Leonard and Thomas Digges

A Geometrical Practical Treatize named Pantometria.

London1591USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 7,500.00
205Euclid

The Elements of Geometrie.

London1570USD 30,000.00 - 40,000.00Not Sold
206Euclid

Elements of Geometry Book I.

New York1944USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 438.00
207Faraday, Michael

Manipulations Chimiques.

Paris1827USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 195.00
208Franklin, Benjamin

Experiences et Observations sur l'Électricité Faites à Philadelphie en Amérique.

Paris1756USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 750.00
209Galilei, Galileo

Systema Cosmicum.

Lyon1641USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 7,500.00
210Gardiner, William

Tables of Logarithms for All Numbers from 1 to 102100, and for the Sines and Tangents to Every Ten Seconds of Each Degree in the Quadrant.

London1742USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.00
211Gassendi, Pierre

Institutio Astronomica iuxta Hypothese tam veterum quam Copernici and Tychonis.

The Hague1656USD 2,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 2,750.00
212Goad, John

Astro-Meteorologica, or Aphorisms and Discourses of the Bodies Coelestial.

London1686USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 1,170.00
213Gregory, David

Astronomiae Physicae & Geometricae Elementa.

Oxford1702USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,560.00
214Grollier de Servière, Gaspard

Recueil d'Ouvrages Curieux de Mathematique et de Mecanique.

Lyon1719USD 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
215Herschel, Sir John Frederick William

Results of Astronomical Observations made during 1834-1838 at the Cape of Good Hope.

London1847USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,625.00
216Hooke, Robert

Micrographia Restaurata.

London1745USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 17,500.00
217Kant, Immanuel

Two Titles. Including: Critik der Reinen Vernunft, Riga: Hartknoch,1794, octavo, fourth edition, 884 pages, printed in gothic letter throughout, bound in contemporary speckled paper over boards, rubbed, 7 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. [and] Kant's Anthropologie in Pra

Provenance USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 188.00
218Kircher, Athanasius

Magnes sive de Arte Magneticum Opus Tripartitum.

Cologne1643USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00USD 2,750.00
219Le Vengeur D'Orsan, A.

Our Satellite. A Selenography According to the Present State of Science.

London1862USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,250.00
220Ledermüller, Martin Frobenius

Amusement Microscopique tant pour l'Esprit, que pour les Yeux.

Nuremberg1764. 1766. 1768.USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
221Leopold, Duke of Austria

Compilatio Leupoldi Ducatus Austrie Filii de Astrorum Scientia Decem Continentis Tractatus.

Venice1520USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 1,000.00
222Lubieniecki, Stanislaw

Theatrum Cometicum, Duabus Partibus Constans.

Amsterdam1668 1666.USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 16,250.00
223

Traité de Physique.

Circa 1709-1754.USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 875.00
224Moxon, Joseph

Mathematicks Made Easie: or, a Mathematical Dictionary.

London1692USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 938.00
225Munster, Sebastian

Rudimenta Mathematica.

Basel1551USD 1,000.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
  • <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.
  • <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.
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