Forum Auctions: Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper, 2244, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
06/16/2022 - 06/16/2022
Page Size: 266 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
152Boswell (James)

The Life of Samuel Johnson

Bath1925GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 687.50
153Slessor (Kenneth)


1926GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 150.00
154Vanbrugh (Sir John)

The Complete Works...

1927GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 225.00

Magic. Supernatural.- Tales of Magic and Mystery

1927-8GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 937.50
156Stevenson (Robert Louis)

The Works

1927-28GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 68.75
157Wren (Percival Christopher)

Beau Geste

1927GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 75.00
158Caine (Hall)

Recollections of Rossetti

1909GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 56.25
159Clarke (Arthur C.) Ray Bradbury, John Wyndham, Isaac Asimov and others, contributors.

A collection of c.80 pulp science fiction magazines

1929-60.GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 325.00
160Marlowe (Christopher)

Edward the Second

1929GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 75.00
161Pushkin (Alexander)

Gabriel. A Poem In One Song

New York1929GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 150.00
162Sassoon (Siegfried)

Memoirs of an Infantry Officer

1930GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 525.00
163Grahame (Kenneth)

The Wind in the Willows

GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 875.00

The Plays

Newtown1931GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 75.00
165[Reed (Latham R.)]

Frankie in Wonderland. With apologies to Lewis Carroll

New York1934GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 6.25
166Tolstoy (Count Lev Nikolayevich "Leo")

War and Peace

Glasgow1938GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 875.00
167Hitler (Adolf)

Mein Kampf

1939GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 200.00
168Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge)

The Complete Works,first one-volume edition

1939GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 162.50
169Pagnol (Marcel)

Souvenirs d'Enfance

Monte-Carlo1957-60.GBP 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
170Chaucer (Geoffrey)

The Works of ... a facsimile of the William Morris Kelmscott Chaucer

Cleveland and New York1958GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
171Niven (David)

Bring on the Empty Horses

1975GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 3,750.00
172Woude (Prof. Dr. S. Van Der)

De Keulse Bijbel 1478/1479

Amsterdam1979GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 12.50
173Mardersteig (Giovanni)

The Officina Bodoni: An Account of the Work of a Hand Press 1923-1977

Verona1980GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 125.00
174Dreyfus (John)

A History of the Nonesuch Press

1981GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 150.00
175Smith (Walter E.)

Charles Dickens in the Original Cloth

1982-3GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 87.50
176Chaucer (Geoffrey)

Troilus & Criseyde

1990GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 375.00
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> George Washington ADS, One of the Earliest in His Hand, A Survey from 1752, the Same Year He Inherited Mount Vernon.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Rare JFK Signed Check & Transmittal Letter During Campaign for 1956 VP Nomination, Both BAS Slabbed; Possibly A Unique Combo!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Daniel Boone Signed Receipt as VA Delegate; During His 1st of 3 Terms, Boone Was Kidnapped by British Forces Gunning for Gov. T. Jefferson & Other Legislators.
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Benjamin Franklin Signed Receipt for “Pennsylvania Gazette,” Important & Beautifully Displayed
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lincoln & His Civil War Cabinet: 8 Signatures, Beautifully Presented!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> G.A. Custer ALS from Fort Lincoln, Dakota Territory to Capt. Yates, Who Also Died at Little Bighorn, Re: Acquiring “good horses” from Kentucky for 7th Cavalry.
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Jefferson Davis ALS: “the negroes are humble and generally inclined to cling to their masters…neither crop or stock could be protected from their thieving” – Incredible!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lee Harvey Oswald Signed Letter: “if we finally get back to the states…maybe we’ll…settle in Texas,” Warren Commission Exhibit.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Babe Ruth First Edition Biography Signed Just Months Before His Death, Excellent Signature!
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> “B Arnold” ANS on Pre-Revolutionary War Promissory Note Dating From His Days as a New Haven Merchant
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Bob Dylan Signed LP “Blonde on Blonde” with Jeff Rosen COA.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio Signed Checks, Handsomely Displayed.
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