Antiquarian Books - bidstart 5/4, 11, Lakeville

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Auction Date
05/11/2022 - 05/11/2022
Page Size: 249 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Ray BRADBURY (1920-2012).

Fahrenheit 451.

New York1953USD 13,000.00 - 18,000.00Not Sold
2L. Ron HUBBARD (1911-1986).

Slaves of Sleep.

Chicago, IL.1948USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,173.50
3Ray BRADBURY (1920-2012).

Dark Carnival.

Sauk City, WI1947USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
4William GOLDING (1911-1993).

Lord of the Flies.

New York1955USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 747.50
5Robert BLOCH (1917-1994).

The Opener of the Way.

Sauk City, WI1945USD 450.00 - 650.00Not Sold
6Edward Plunkett, Lord DUNSANY (1878-1957).

Tales of War.

Boston1918USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold

Fantasy Press, Gnome Press, etc. Single owner collection of early science-fiction books and journals, in acceptable condition.

USD 400.00 - 500.00Not Sold
8Ray BRADBURY (1920-2012).

Fahrenheit 451.

New York1953USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
9H.P. LOVECRAFT (1890-1937).

Something about Cats and other pieces collected by August Derleith.

Sauk City, WI1949USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 96.60
10Brian MOORE (1921-1999).

[A collection of five works].

Various places1962-1998. USD 80.00 - 120.00Not Sold

Single owner collection of 20 science fiction & fantasy magazines from the 1940’s & 1950’s; with wear commensurate with the pulp era, including toning or browning paper, creased covers, dry spines, some page corners turned, a few chipped.

USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
12Evangeline WALTON (1907-1996).

Witch House.

Sauk City, WI1945USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 69.00

Single owner collection of 20 science fiction & fantasy magazines from the 1950’s

1950’sUSD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
14Philip Jose FARMER (1918-2009).

The Magic Labyrinth. The Fourth Novel in the Riverworld Series. 

New York1980USD 80.00 - 120.00Not Sold
15A.E. VAN VOGT (1912-2000).


Sauk City, WI1946USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 57.50
16[F. Scott FITZGERALD, Edna St.Vincent MILLAY, Damon RUNYON,  Dorothy PARKER, Dasiell HAMMETT  and many others, contributors].

The Smart Set.

1908 -1923USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00Not Sold
17Res 150 est 250-350 Ex-lot 236 sale 10 Beatrix POTTER.

 The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies.

London & New York: 1909USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 172.50
18[W. NOTMAN, S. BOURNE and others (photographers)]. J.W & D.B. SHEPP (editors). 

Shepp’s Photographs of the World.

Philadelphia1891USD 80.00 - 120.00Not Sold
19Wyndham LEWIS (1913-1986).

One-Way Song [including:] If so the man you are;  Envoi; The song of the militant romance; Engine fight-talk.

London1933USD 900.00 - 1,400.00USD 460.00
20E.M. FORSTER (1879-1970).

A Passage to India.

London1924USD 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
21Walker PERCY (1916-1990).

The Moviegoer.

New York; 1961USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 543.95
22Ian FLEMING (1908-1964).

Dr. No.

London1958USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold

Single owner collection. Shelf of signed poetry: Group of 14 poetry books either signed or inscribed by the author.

USD 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
24Philippa Gregory

Collection of 6 FIRST EDITIONS by Philippa Gregory, English historical novelist-- all sharing the Touchstone/Simon & Schuster imprint. TITLES: THE VIRGIN'S LOVER (2004); inscribed t-p, "To Jack / Philippa Gregory." THE CONSTANT PRICNCESS (2005);  signe

USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold

5 hardcover books with dust jackets, each signed by the author. SALMAN RUSHDIE-- 3 signed hardcover books with dust jackets, including THE MOOR'S LAST SIGH

USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
  • <b><center>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Old master, modern and contemporary art<br>Maps & Orientalia<br>8th-9th-10th of June 2022
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Giuseppe Aloja, Veduta di Napoli dalla parte di Chiaia. Starting price: € 1650
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Abraham Ortelius, Mappa dell'Atlantico del Nord. Starting price: € 280
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Max Klinger, Für alle. 1884. Starting price: € 360
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Katsushita Taito II, Kacho gaden. Starting price: € 320
    <b>Gonnelli Auction House:</b> Blub, Galileo Galilei. Starting price: € 100
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>Initial A on vellum, Cologne around 1300. Est: €25,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>J. Androuet du Cerceau, <i> Bastiments de France,</i> 1607. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>E. Cerillo, <i>Dipinti murali di Pompei,</i> 1886. Est: €2,500
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>L. de Austria, <i>Compilatio de astrorum scientia,</i> 1489. Est: €9,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>B. Besler, <i>Hortus Eystettensis,</i> around 1750. Est: €50,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br><i>PAN,</i> 1895-1900. Est: €15,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>F. Colonna, <i>Hypnerotomachia Poliphili,</i> 1545. Est: €40,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>F. Schiller, <i>Die Räuber,</i> 1781. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>J. Albers, <i>Formulation : Articulation,</i> 1972. Est: €18,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on May 30</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>G. B. Ramusio, <i>Delle navigationi e viaggi,</i> 1556-1613. Est: €14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>M. Wied Neuwied, <i>Reise in das Innere Nord-America,</i> 1839-41. Est: €12,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, May 30:</b><br>E. Paolozzi, <i>Bunk,</i> 1972. Est: €25,000
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br> The Library of Henry Rogers<br>Broughton, 2nd Baron Fairhaven<br>Part I<br>18 May 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> John James Audubon and James Bachman. <i>The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America.</i> New York: J.J. Audubon, 1845-1848. £150,000 to £250,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Thomas and William Daniell. <i>Oriental Scenery,</i> London, 1795-1807 [but 1841], 6 parts in 3 volumes, folio. £150,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Mark Catesby. <i>The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands...</i> London, 1731-1743, 2 volumes. £100,000 to £150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, May 18:</b> Gould and Lear. <i>A monograph of the Ramphastidae,</i> 1854; <i>Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae,</i> 1832. £60,000 to £90,000.
  • <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Focus on Women<br>June 2, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Susan B. Anthony & Ida Husted Harper, <i>The History of Woman Suffrage,</i> first edition set, New York, 1881-1922. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Georgia Douglass Johnson, <i>Bronze: a Book of Verse,</i> first edition, Boston, 1922. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Elaine Fried de Kooning, small archive of material. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Focus on Women<br>June 2, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Helena Bochoráková-Dittrichová, <i>Z Mého Detství Drevoryty,</i> first edition, Prague, 1929. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Chicago Women’s Graphics Collective, <i>Cry Out,</i> silkscreen poster, Chicago, 1972. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann June 2:</b> Pearl S. Buck, <i>The Good Earth,</i> first edition, New York, 1931. $3,000 to $5,000.
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