Tennants Auctioneers: Books, Maps and Manuscripts, 1040, Leyburn

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Auction Report
Auction Date
11/24/2021 - 11/24/2021
Page Size: 251 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

American Civil War. Atlas to accompany the Official Records, 1891-5

1891-5GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 600.00
2Bertius (Petrus).

Three Ptolemaic maps, 1618-19, & 9 others

1618-19GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 480.00
3Blaeu (Willem Janszoon).

Nova Hispania et Nova Galicia, c.1636

c.1636GBP 50.00 - 100.00GBP 96.00
4Braun (George, & Franz Hogenberg).

Edenburgum [Edinburgh], c.1600

c.1600GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 336.00
5

British Isles. Collection of 17 engraved maps, 17th-19th century

17th-19th centuryGBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 660.00
6

British Isles. Collection of engraved maps, 18th-19th century

18th-19th centuryGBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 360.00
7Camden (William).

The Abridgment of Camden's Britannia, London: John Bill, 1626

1626GBP 2,500.00 - 3,500.00GBP 6,240.00
8Lizars (W. H.).

Lizars' Edinburgh Geographical General Atlas, 1841, with 2 early maps of Texas

1841GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,920.00
9Speed (John).

Leicester, c.1611, & Nottingham, 1676

c.1611GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 300.00
10Speed (John).

York Shire, 1611 or later, & 5 other maps

1611 or laterGBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 504.00
11

American Civil War. Collection of memoirs, biographies and letters

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 360.00
12

American Civil War. Collection of regimental and other histories

GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 420.00
13

American Civil War. Collection of modern reference books

GBP 70.00 - 100.00GBP 168.00
14

American Civil War. Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies, 1894-1927, 31 volumes

1894-1927GBP 50.00 - 100.00GBP 120.00
15Bernucca (Francesco).

Viaggio pittorico ai tre laghi ... c.1816-18

c.1816-18GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 3,840.00
16

Egypt. Three photograph albums of RAF service in Egypt, c.1937-8

c.1937-8GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 540.00
17Fergusson (W. N.).

Adventure, Sport and Travel on the Tibetan Steppes, 1st edition, 1911, & others

1st editionGBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 216.00
18Frith (Francis, photographer).

The Holy Bible, 1862

1862GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 576.00
19

Holy Land. Large collection of travel accounts, 19th-20th century

19th-20th centuryGBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 600.00
20

India. 'Views of Benares from the River Side, c.1920-30

c.1920-30GBP 50.00 - 100.00GBP 780.00
21Keate (George).

An Account of the Pelew Islands, 1st edition, 1788, & 7 others, travel

1st editionGBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 540.00
22Littler (Sir John Hunter, 1783-1856).

Diaries of Sea Voyages, 1824-6, original manuscript

1824-6GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 4,200.00
23

Near East. Album of photographs, c.1920, and others similar

c.1920GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 1,920.00
24Prescott (William H.).

[The Works], 1848-67, & others similar

1848-67GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 360.00
25Wilson (Charles William).

Picturesque Palestine, c.1880, & 12 others on the Holy Land

c.1880GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 660.00
  • <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. Carolina Parrot. Plate 26. Hand-colored aquatint and engraved plate from Audubon's <i>Birds of America.</i> $80,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Francisco Henrique Carls. [Album de Pernambuco e seus Arrabaldes]. Fifty-three chromolithographed plates of landscape, town views and more of the state of Pernambuco, northeast Brazil. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Captain Thomas Davies, after. Group of 5 engraved topographical scenes of North American waterfalls. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <center><br>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Maps & Atlases<br>Natural History<br>& Color Plate Books<br>December 9, 2021</b>
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> William R. Morley. Morley's Map of New Mexico. Large lithographed pocket map with original hand-color in outline. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> Frederick William Beechey, et al. <i>The Zoology of Captain Beechey's Voyage; Compiled from the Collections and Notes Made by Captain Beechey…</i> $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann, Dec. 9:</b> ZUDA ROKASHI (Priest Hotan.) Nansenbushu Bankoku Shoka No Zu. Woodblock wall map of the world on 16 sheets joined. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> Latin Book of Hours, Langres around 1490. Est: €50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>T. Livius, <i>Römische Historien,</i> 1533. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>G. Mendel, <i>Versuche über Pflanzen-Hybriden,</i> 1865-66. Est: €30,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>A. Verard, Book of Hours, around 1488. Est: €30,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>A. Ortelius, <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> 1601. Est: €80,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br><i>Der Sturm,</i> 1910-1916. Est: €16,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> <i>Cronica van der hilliger Stat Coellen,</i> 1499. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>M. Catesby, <i>Piscium serpentum insectorum,</i> 1777. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>W. Grohmann, <i>Das Werk Ernst Ludwig Kirchners,</i> 1926. Est: €20,000
    <b><center> Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 29th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>P. Borgo, <i>Aritmetica mercantile,</i> 1491. Est: €16,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b><br>D. Roberts, <i>Egypt and Nubia,</i> 1846-49. Est: €8,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, Nov. 29:</b> <i>Estampes,</i> with the suite by P. Picasso, 1950. Est: €15,000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Zang Tumb Tuuum:<br>la révolution futuriste<br>Online Auction<br>30 November – 7 December</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 18:</b> The "Official Edition" of the United States Constitution and the First Printing of the Final Text of the Constitution, 1787. $15,000,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. I Paroliberi Futuristi. 1914-1915. 8 p. Unique corrected proofs, for an anthology that remained unpublished. €40,000 to €60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Studenti in Lettere. Università. 1915. Seminal work, featured in 3 historical futurist exhibitions. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Cangiullo, Francesco. Chiaro di luna. Circa 1915. Collage and gouache on paper. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Nov. 30 – Dec. 7:</b> Marinetti, Filippo Tommaso. Manicure. Faire les ongles à l'Italie. Circa 1915. A fantastic parody of an advertising poster. €20,000 to €30,000.
  • <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 47. Roosevelt, Theodore. Photograph inscribed to Morris J. Hirsch. May 7th 1918. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 178. Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York: [Printed for the author], 1955. First edition in the first issue binding. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 38. Mather, Cotton. <i>Magnalia Christi Americana; or, the Ecclesiastical History of New-England.</i> London: Printed for Thomas Parkhurst, 1702. First edition. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 55. Taylor, Zachary. Autograph letter signed as President-Elect. Baton Rouge: January 15, 1849. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 203. Picasso, Pablo. <i>Verve</i> Vol. V, Nos. 19-20. Paris: Editions Verve, 1948. Inscribed on the title page by Picasso. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b><center>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>December 9</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 211. Domergue, Jean-Gabriel. L'Ete a Monte Carlo. Lithographed poster, Lucien Serre & Cie, Paris, circa 1937. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 105. Manuscript Illumination attr. to Neri da Rimini. Large excised initial "N" from a choirbook, extensively historiated. [Likely Rimini: first quarter of the 14th century]. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 40. McKenney, Thomas L. and Hall, James. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America, with Biographical Sketches and Anecdotes of the Principal Chiefs.</i> Philadelphia: Rice, Rutter & Co., 1870. $3,00
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 222. Searle, Ronald. [Pets--a dog, cats and a parrot-- surrounded by books, and inspecting a globe, perhaps planning global domination]. Original drawing, 17 3/8 x 13 1/2 inches. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 98. Faden, William; Scull, Nicholas and George Heap. A Plan of the City and Environs of Philadelphia, Survey'd by N. Scull and G. Heap. London: William Faden, 12 March 1777. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <i>Der Sturm.</i> 1922. Sold October 2021 for € 13,000.
    Diophantus Alexandrinus, <i>Arithmeticorum libri sex.</i> 1670. Sold October 2021 for € 18,000.
    <i>Cozzani Ettore e altri, l’Eroica. Tutto il pubblicato.</i> Sold October 2021 for € 11,000.
    Newton Isaac, <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica.</i> 1714. Sold October 2021 for € 7,500.
    Manetti Saverio, <i>Storia naturale degli uccelli.</i> 1767-1776. Sold April 2021 for € 26,000.
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