Forum Auctions: A third selection of 16th and 17th Century English Books from the Fox Pointe Manor Library, 1090, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
10/21/2021 - 10/21/2021
Page Size: 408 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
51W[arre] (J[ames])

The Merchants Hand-Maide: or, A Booke containing verie necessarie and compendious Tables

1622GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,625.00
52Burton (William)

The Description of Leicester Shire, containing Matters of Antiquitye, Historye, Armorye,and Genealogy

1622GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 500.00
53[Featley (Daniel)]

The Fisher Catched in his owne Net

1623GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 750.00
54Butler (Charles)

The Feminine Monarchie: or The Historie of Bees

1623GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 6,000.00
55Bolton (Edmund)

Nero Caesar or Monarchie depraved. An Historical Work

1624GBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
56Carpenter (Nathanael)

Geography Delineated

Oxford 1625GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 3,750.00
57[Marcelline (George)]

Vox Militis: foreshewing what Perils are Procured where the people of this, or any other kingdome live without regard of Marshall discipline

1625GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 437.50
58Heylyn (Peter)

Mikrokosmos graece a little description of the great world

Oxford 1625GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 437.50
59Markham (Francis)

The Booke of Honour

1625GBP 400.00 - 500.00GBP 525.00
60Sarpi (Paolo)

The Free Schoole of Warre, or, a Treatise, whether it be lawfull to beare armes for the service of a Prince that is of a divers religion

1625GBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00GBP 1,375.00
61Owen (Lewis)

The Running Register: recording a True Relation of the State of the English Colledges, Seminaries and Cloysters in all forraine parts

1626GBP 750.00 - 1,000.00GBP 1,500.00
62Ovidius Naso (Publius)

Ovid's Metamorphosis Englished by George Sandys

1626GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 2,000.00
63[Audiguier (Vital d')]

A Tragi-comicall History of Ovr Times, Vnder the borrowed names of Lisander and Calista

1627GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 400.00
64Coke (Sir Edward)

The First Part of the Institutes of the Lawes of England

1628GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 875.00
65Bacon (Sir Francis)

Certaine Miscellany Works

1629GBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
66Carpenter (Nathanael)


1629GBP 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
67Massinger (Philip)

The Roman Actor. A Tragedie

1629GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 3,000.00
68Shirley (James)

The Grateful Servant. A Comedie. As it was lately presented with good applause at the private House in Drury Lane,by her Majesties Servants

1630GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 2,000.00
69[Lord (Henry)]

A Discoverie of the Sect of the Banians

1630GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,000.00
70[Ruggle (George)]

Ignoramus. Comoedia coram Regia Maiestate Jacobi Regis Angliae

1630GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 625.00
71B[ernard] (R[ichard])

The Isle of Man: or, the Legall Proceding in Man-shire against Sinne

1630GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 437.50
72[Drue (Thomas)]

The Life of the Dutches of Suffolke

1631GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,875.00
73Drayton (Michael)

The Battaile of Agincourt

1631GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 937.50
74Brathwait (Richard)

The English Gentlewoman, drawne out to the full Body: expressing, What Habilliments doe best attire her

1631GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 1,750.00
75Barclay (John)

The Mirrour of Mindes, or Barclay's Icon Animorum

1631GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 475.00
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>A Record Breaking Season</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon,</b> first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold Sept. 30 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Homme à la Pipe: Portrait du Docteur Gachet, Evening,</i> etching, 1890. Sold Nov. 2 — $161,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edward Ruscha, <i>Stains,</i> title page, one of 70, signed, 1969. Sold Nov. 9 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand colored aquatint, 1828. Sold Dec.9 — $137,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edmund Dulac, <i>The Snow Queen,</i> watercolor, gouache, pen & ink, 1910. Sold Dec. 16 — $125,000.
  • <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DANTE ALIGHIERI (1265-1321). <i>Commedia.</i> Venezia: Vindelino da Spira, 1477. Estimate: € 40.000 - 60.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> DALI, Salvador (1908-1989) - William SHAKESPEARE (1564-1616). <i>Romeo e Giulietta.</i> Milan: Rizzoli, 1975. Estimate: € 25.000 - 35.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> MALVASIA, Cornelio; MONTANARI, Geminiano. <i>Ephemerides novissimae motuum coelestium.</i> Modena: Cassiani, 1662. Estimate: € 8.000 - 12.000.
    <b>Il Ponte Casa d’Aste, Jan. 25:</b> JANSSONIUS, Johannes. <i>Atlantis majoris quinta pars, Orbem maritimum [Novus Atlas, volume V: carte marittime].</i> Amsterdam: Janssonius, 1650. Estimate: € 12.000 - 18.000.
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