PBA Galleries: Fine Literature - Bukowski, Beats & the Counterculture, 744, San Francisco

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
10/21/2021 - 10/21/2021
Page Size: 501 items in 21 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
177Stein, Gertrude

Lucy Church Amiably

Paris1930USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 660.00
178Stein, Gertrude

The Making of Americans: Being a History of a Family's Progress

New York1926USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 6,600.00
179Stein, Gertrude

The Making of Americans: The Hersland Family

New York[1934]USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 840.00
180Stein, Gertrude

Matisse, Picasso and Gertrude Stein with two shorter stories

Paris[1933]USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 330.00
181Stein, Gertrude

Narration: Four Lectures

Chicago[1935]USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
182Stein, Gertrude

Narration: Four Lectures

Chicago[1935]USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
183Stein, Gertrude

Operas and Plays

Paris[1932]USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 900.00
184Stein, Gertrude

Portrait of Mabel Dodge at the Villa Curonia

[Firenze: Galileana][1912]USD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 14,400.00
185Stein, Gertrude

Portraits and Prayers

New York[1934]USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 480.00
186Stein, Gertrude

Postcard from Gertrude Stein, and her calling card

Paris[c.1930s?]USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
187Stein, Gertrude

Signed manuscript letter by Gertrude Stein

Bilignin, France[1930s?]USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
188Stein, Gertrude

Tender Buttons: Objects, Food, Rooms

New York1914USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 1,920.00
189Stein, Gertrude

Three Lives: Stories of the Good Anna, Malanctha and the Gentle Lena

New York1909USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 720.00
190Stein, Gertrude

Two first Editions by Gertrude Stein

Various placesVarious datesUSD 200.00 - 300.00USD 216.00
191Stein, Gertrude

Useful Knowledge

London[1929]USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 144.00
192Stein, Gertrude

Useful Knowledge

London[1929]USD 500.00 - 800.00USD 660.00
193Stein, Gertrude

Wars I Have Seen

New York1945USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
194Stein, Gertrude

What are Masterpieces

Los Angeles[1940]USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,320.00
195Stein, Gertrude

Yale Edition of the Unpublished Writings of Gertrude Stein

New Haven1951-58USD 700.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
196

Cannery Row - complete set of eight lobby cards from the film

No place1982USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
197

Collection of Steinbeckiana

Various placesVarious datesUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
198

El Gabilan - class yearbooks from Salinas Union High School during the years of John Steinbeck's attendance

Salinas, CA1917; 1918USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
199Rodgers, Richard and Oscar Hammerstein II

Pipe Dream...Based on Sweet Thursday by John Steinbeck

New York1956USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
200Steinbeck, Elaine

Autograph letter by Elaine Steinbeck addressed to Carlton "Dook" Sheffield

New York1967USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 390.00
201Steinbeck, Elaine

Autograph letter by Elaine Steinbeck addressed to Carlton "Dook" Sheffield on the death of John Steinbeck

New York1968USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 390.00
  • <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.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br> Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana<br>Online<br>Now through January 25, 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> (Flag) — Commemorative Thirteen-Star Flag. Pre-Civil War, Thirteen-Star Flag of the United States, from the collection of Charles Kuralt. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Fitzgerald, F. Scott. <i>Tender is the Night</i>. First edition, presentation copy, and a former mystery. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Salinger, J.D. <i>The Catcher in the Rye.</i> A strikingly fresh first edition of Salinger's essential novel. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> “America's second Declaration of Independence” — signed by Whitman. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> [Dylan, Bob]. Some of the earliest known professional portraits. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Y-Worth [Yarworth], William. <i>Cerevisiarii Comes: Or, the New and True Art of Brewing…</i> A rare and early English work on the art of brewing. $5,000 to $7,000.
  • <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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