Potter and Potter Auctions: Online Book Auction, 1137, Chicago

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/21/2022 - 07/21/2022
Page Size: 492 items in 20 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1BLOCH, Robert (1917–1994).

Psycho.

New York1959USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 187.50
2BLOCK, Lawrence (b. 1938).

A group of 42 volumes, including: A Long Line of Dead Me; Candy (as Sheldon Lord); Even the Wicked; Such Men Are Dangerous; A Walk Among the Tombstones; and others.

USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 360.00
3BONNAMY, Francis.

A group of 8 titles, including: A Rope of Sand.

1945USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 240.00
4CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959).

The Big Sleep.

New York1939USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 343.75
5CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959).

Farewell My Lovely.

New York1940USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 300.00
6CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959).

The High Window.

New York1942USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 150.00
7CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959).

The Little Sister.

London1949USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
8CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959).

The Long Goodbye.

London1953USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 390.00
9CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959).

Playback.

London1958USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
10CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959).

A group of 20 Chandler novels, collections, adaptations, and collaborations, including: The Annotated Big Sleep.

New York2018USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 437.50
11[CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959)].

A group of 13 biographies, including: CORMAN, Catherine. Daylight Noir: Raymond Chandler’s Imagined City.

New York2009USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 150.00
12[CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959)].

A group of 20 volumes relating to Raymond Chandler’s Hollywood career, including: LUHR, William. Raymond Chandler and Film.

New York1982USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 218.75
13[CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959)].

A group of 19 volumes of interviews, letters, and celebrations including: GARDINER, Dorothy and WALKER, Kathrine Sorley (editors).

USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 180.00
14[CHANDLER, Raymond (1888–1959)].

A group of 39 paperback volumes, including: The Big Sleep.

New York1945USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 108.00
15CHRISTIE, Agatha (1890–1976).

A group of 11 works, including: The Secret of Chimneys (1925); The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (1926, sixth printing); The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1927); …

USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 812.50
16CONNELLY, Michael (b. 1956).

A group of 39 volumes, including: The Black Ice; The Fifth Witness; The Last Coyote; The Lincoln Lawyer; Void Moon; and others.

USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 390.00
17CRAIS, Robert (b. 1953).

A group of 23 volumes, including: Chasing Darkness; Indigo Slam; Lullaby Town; Stalking the Angel; and others.

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 180.00
18CRUMLEY, James (1939–2008).

A group of 33 volumes, including: The Final Country; The Last Good Kiss; The Mexican Tree Duck; One to Count Cadence; The Right Madness; and others.

USD 200.00 - 400.00USD 600.00
19CRUMLEY, James (1939–2008).

A group of 4 original screenplays and manuscripts, including: a presentation copy manuscript of The Mexican Tree Duck bound in red cloth with an accompanying TLS from James Crumley to novelist Kent Anderson; …

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 330.00
20

[DETECTIVE FICTION]. A group of 31 volumes by Len Deighton and S.S. Van Dine, including: Berlin Game; The Bishop Murder Case; The Canary Murder Case; An Expensive Place to Die; …

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 187.50
21

[DETECTIVE FICTION]. A group of 30 volumes, including: BRUCCOLI, Matthew J. and LAYMAN, Richard (eds.).

USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 330.00
22

[DETECTIVE FICTION]. A group of 25 volumes, including works by: George C. Chesbro, Rick DeMarinis, James Sallis, and Bob Truluck.

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
23

[DETECTIVE & MYSTERY]. A group of 23 titles by S.S. Van Dine, Raymond Chandler, Mickey Spillane, Ross Macdonald and others, including: VAN DINE. The Garden Murder Case.

New York1935USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 812.50
24

[DETECTIVE & MYSTERY]. A group of 44 titles by Laurence Block, Leslie Charters, James Cain, and Rex Stout, including: CAIN. Galatea.

New York1953USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 1,140.00
25

[DETECTIVE & MYSTERY]. A library of over 180 advanced reading copies, including authors: Julian Symons, William F. Nolan (Dashiell Hammett biographies), Len Deighton, Richard Condon, Francis Nevins Jr….

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 562.50
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