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
126Dulman (Ananias)

New Orders New, Agreed upon by a Parliament of Round-Heads

1642GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 750.00
127Bacon (Sir Francis)

Ordinances... For the better and more regular Administration of Justice in the Chancery

1642GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 1,375.00
128[Hausted (Peter)]

Ad Populum: or, A Lecture to the People

1644GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 1,875.00
129Mather (Richard) and William Tompson.

A Modest & Brotherly Answer To Mr. Charles Herle his Book, against the Independency of Churches

1644GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 2,250.00
130Wither (George)

The Great Assises Holden in Parnassus by Apollo and his Assessours

1645GBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00GBP 1,875.00
131Ross (Alexander)

The Philosophicall Touch-Stone: or Observations upon Sir Kenelm Digbie's Discourses of the nature of Bodies, and of the reasonable Soule

1645GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 500.00
132F. (H.)

A true and exact Relation Of the severall Informations, Examinations, and Confessions of the late Witches

1645GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 4,250.00
133Browne (Sir Thomas)

Pseudodoxia Epidemica: or, Enquiries into Very many received Tenents, And commonly presumed Truths

1646GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 525.00
134Temple (Sir John)

The Irish Rebellion: or an History of the Beginnings and first Progresse of The Generall Rebellion raised within the Kingdom of Ireland... Together with the Barbarous Cruelties and Bloody Massacres which ensued thereupon

1646GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,250.00
135Greaves (John)

A Discourse of the Romane Foot, and Denarius

1647GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,000.00
136Lilly (William)

Christian Astrology modestly Treated of in Three Books

1647GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,500.00
137More (Henry)

Philosophicall Poems

1647GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 625.00
138Saltmarsh (John)

Wonderfull Predictions Declared in a Message, as from the Lord, To his Excellency Sr. Thomas Fairfax and the Councell of His Army

1648GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 625.00
139Ascham (Anthony)

A Discourse: Wherein is examined, What is particularly lawfull during the Confusions and Revolutions of Government

1648GBP 400.00 - 500.00GBP 812.50
140Beaumont (Joseph)

Psyche: or Loves Mysterie

1648GBP 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold

English Civil War.- Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, or, A Discovery of the main Grounds; Originall Cause of all the Slavery in the World

1648, 1649GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,750.00
142Lawson (William)

A new Orchard, and Garden; or, The best way for Planting, Grafting, and to make any ground

1648GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 937.50
143Warwick (Robert Rich, Earl of)

The Remonstrance and Declaration...concerning the King, Parliament, Army, and Kingdome

1648GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 875.00
144Chamberlen (Peter)

The Poore Mans Advocate

1649GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 325.00
145Bayly (Thomas)

Herba Parietis: or, The Wall-Flower As it grew out of the Stone-Chamber belonging to the Metropolitan Prison of London,called Newgate

1650GBP 350.00 - 450.00GBP 600.00
146[Neville (Henry)]

Newes from the New Exchange, or the Commonwealth of Ladies, Drawn to the Life, in their severall Characters and Concernments

1650GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,750.00
147Hobbes (Thomas)

De Corpore Politico. Or the Elements of Law, Moral & Politick

1650GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 18,750.00
148[T. (A.)]

A Store-House, or Treasury for the Diseased

1650GBP 750.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
149W[ood] (O[wen])

An Epitomie of most Experienced, Excellent and Profitable Secrets appertaining to Physicke and Chirurgery

1651GBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00GBP 2,500.00
150[Selden (John)]

The Continuation of an Historicall Discourse, of the Government of England, Untill the end of the Reigne of Queene Elizabeth

1651GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 375.00
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    <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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