Chiswick Auctions: Books and Works on Paper, 31623, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
03/16/2023 - 03/16/2023
Page Size: 410 items in 17 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Cicero (M. Tullius)

Orazioni scelte… in volgar Toscano, edited by Alessandro Bandiera, 3 vol., occasional spotting, contemporary vellum

Naples1769GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00

Latin Classics.- Classicorum Latinorum, Nova Editio cum Notis et Commentariis, 8 volumes, leaves uncut, engraved portrait frontispiece of J. B. Sommariva, 2 folding maps and plan, elaborate straight-grained morocco with floral borders, yellow endpapers, f

Brescia-Milan1819GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 225.00
3[Estienne (Henri)]

Comicorum Graecorum Sententiae id est Gnonomai,

[Geneva]1569GBP 1,200.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
4[Cloppenburgh (Jan Evertszoon, editor)]

Le Miroir de la Cruelle, & Horrible Tyrannie Espagnole perpertree au Pays Pas, par le Tyran Duc de Albe…de les Tyrannies Commises aux Indes Occidentales par les Espagnols

Amsterdam 1620GBP 1,500.00 - 1,800.00GBP 3,250.00
5Moréri (Louis)

The Great Historical, Geographical and Poetical Dictionary

London1694GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 625.00
6Howell (James)

Lexicon Tetraglotton, an English-French-Italian-Spanish

London1660GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 475.00
7Aesop and Others

Fables of Aesop and Others

1728GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 375.00
8Ferrerro de Lavriano (Francesco Mario)

Augustae regiaeque sabaudae domus arbor gentilitia,

Turin 1702GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,250.00
9Francis (Philip, Revd.)

A Poetical Translation of the Works of Horace, with the Original Text, and Critical Notes Collected from His Best Latin and French Commentators, 2 vols., third edition of Philip Francis’ complete translation, engraved frontispiece portraits, further plate

1749GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 225.00
10Staël (Madame La Baronne de)

Considérations sur les Principaux Événemens de la Révolution Françoise…, 3 vol., engraved device on title, contemporary boards with a marbled calf look, boards and spine elaborately gilt, slightly bumped,

Paris 1818GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 238.00
11Boileau-Despreaux (Nicolas)

Oeuvres de Boileau Despréaux avec des Éclaircissemen..., 5 vol, 1 engraved frontispiece after Bernard Picart, 5 vignettes and 8 full page engravings, marbled edges, minor staining throughout, mottled calf, gilt spine, marbled endpapers, rubbed and worn,

Amsterdam1772GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 238.00
12Corneille (Pierre) & [Voltaire, ed.]

Théatre… avec des Commentaires, 12 vol., half titles & errata leaves, engraved portrait frontispiece by Gaucher after Le Brun, frontispiece, 34 etchings after Gravelot [Picot, n ° 640 - Cohen-de Ricci, 255; M. Plantevignes, With Marcel Proust, 1966, p. 3

[Genève 1764GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 350.00
13Grotius (Hugo)

De jure belli ac pacis,

Amsterdam 1631GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 3,750.00
14History- Pansa (Francesco)

Istoria dell'antica Repubblica d'Amalfi, 2 vol., engraved author’s portrait & impresa of Amalfi city, woodcut ornaments, vol. 1 lacking the index at end, a little water staining, paper flaw to Q3 in vol. 1, contemporary limp vellum, title inked to spine,

Naples1724GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 162.00

Homeri Ilias & Odyssea, et in easdem scholia, sive interpretatio Didymi. Cum Latina versione accuratissima indiceque Graeco locupletissimo rerum ac variantium lection.

Amsterdam1656GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 350.00
16Mably (Gabriel Bonnot de)

Oeuvres Completes de L’Abbe de Mably, 12 vol., occasional light spotting, light browning, contemporary speckled calf, gilt floral motifs to spine, gilt spine, floriated borders to upper and lower boards, lightly rubbed, wear to upper board of vol.12, 8vo,

Lyon 1792GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 138.00
17Martin (Arthur)

La vie et les mystères de la Bienheureuse Vierge Marie, 65 chromolithographic plates by Lemercier including the title and 62 numbered 1-32 and 1-32 bis, some strengthened leaving tape residue to lower joint, browning and offsetting to text pages, morocco,

1859GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 212.00
18Medicine.- Riolan (Jean)

Opera Medica: Tam hactenus edita quam postuma, FIRST EDITION, woodcut printer’s device on title, some worming (until quire H), paper flaw to K7, 1619; bound with Chirurgia, third edition, woodcut printer’s device on title, small worm trail to a few quires

Paris. 1619GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 125.00
19Molière (Jean-Baptiste Poquelin)

Ouvres, 6 vol., first edition, half titles, engraved portrait frontispiece by Cathelin after Mignaud in vol.1, 32 engraved plates by Moreau Le Jeune, occasional light spotting, contemporary mottled calf, spines gilt with poppies and wheat, boards and spin

Paris 1773GBP 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
20Peyssonnel (Claude-Charles de).

Traite sur Le Commerce de La Mer Noire,

Paris1787GBP 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
21Rousseau (J.-J)

Les Confessions,

Paris1881GBP 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
22Theology.- Tenderini (Francesco)

Sacra Rituum Congregatione…, large woodcut device on title, contemporary vellum boards, marbled edges, folio,

Rome1783GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 150.00
23Vico (Giambattista)

Principj di una scienza nuova intorno alla natura delle nazioni per la quale si ritrovano i principj di altro sistema del diritto naturale delle genti...,

Naples1725GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 1,875.00
24Pico della Mirandola (Giovanni Francesco).

Libro detto Strega, o delle illusioni del Demonio, [ Leandro degli Alberti from the Latin]

Bologna1524GBP 1,500.00 - 1,800.00GBP 8,125.00
25[Indian Mutiny]

Form of Pray and Thanksgiving to Almighty God…..Synagogues of the United Congregations in Great Britain, On Saturday, the 30th of April, 5619, for the Success granted to our arms in suppressing the Rebellion and Restoring Tranquillity in Her Majesty’s Ind

London 1859GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,000.00
  • <b><center>Koller Auctions<br>Books & Autographs<br>29 March 2023</b>
    <b>Koller, Mar. 29:</b> DADA - <i>Cabaret Voltaire.</i> A collection of artistic and literary contributions. Edited by Hugo Ball. CHF 5,000 to 8,000.
    <b>Koller, Mar. 29:</b> EXPRESSIONISM - <i>Der Sturm.</i> Weekly magazine for culture and the arts. Almost complete suite from the years 1910 to 1932. CHF 20,000 to 30,000.
    <b>Koller, Mar. 29:</b> LISBON EARTHQUAKE - <i>Augsburg collection of copper engravings of Lisbon. CHF 40,000 to 60,000.
    <b>Koller, Mar. 29:</b> Hamilton, William. <i>Campi Phlegraei. Observations on the Volcanos of the Two Sicilies as they have been communicated to the Royal Society of London.</i> Naples, 1776-1779. CHF 50,000 to 70,000.
    <b><center>Koller Auctions<br>Books & Autographs<br>29 March 2023</b>
    <b>Koller, Mar. 29:</b> Leonardi, Domenico Felice. <i>Le Delizie della villa di Castellazzo descritte in verso dall'abbate Domenico Felice Leonardi lucchese fra gli Arcadi Ildosio Foloetico.</i> Milan, 1743. CHF 12,000 to 18,000.
    <b>Koller, Mar. 29:</b> Zwingli, Huldrych. <i>Von erkiesen und freyhait der speisen. Von ergernusz und Verbößerung. Ob man gewalt hab die speyß zu etlichen zeyten verbieten [...]</i>. CHF 2,500 to 4,000.
    <b>Koller, Mar. 29:</b> HENDRIK VAN VULLENHOE, UMKREIS. Benedictional and other texts for Johannes von Venningen, Bishop of Basel. Latin manuscript on parchment. CHF 50,000 to 80,000.
    <b>Koller, Mar. 29:</b> Gujer, Hans Rudolf. Master typist's book by Hans Rudolf Gujer from Wermetschweil (Wermatswil). German manuscript on paper. CHF 3,000 to 5,000.
  • <b><center>Stargardt Autographenhandlung<br>Autographs: Literature, Music, Art, Science, History, Theatre & Film<br>March 28, 2023</b>
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Autograph album leaf signed, 1826. €9,000 to €12,000.
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Franz Kafka: Autograph letter unsigned, 1924. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Torquato Tasso: Autograph poem signed, no date. €12,000 to €16,000.
    <b><center>Stargardt Autographenhandlung<br>Autographs: Literature, Music, Art, Science, History, Theatre & Film<br>March 28, 2023</b>
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Charles Darwin: Autograph letter signed, 1866. €4,500 to €6,000.
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Albert Einstein: Autograph letter signed, 1933. €6,000 to €8,000.
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Heinrich Hertz: Autograph manuscript signed, 1889. €18,000 to €24,000.
    <b><center>Stargardt Autographenhandlung<br>Autographs: Literature, Music, Art, Science, History, Theatre & Film<br>March 28, 2023</b>
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Giambattista Bodoni: Autograph letter signed, 1787. €900 to €1,200.
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Francisco de Goya: Autograph letter signed, 1789. €18,750 to €25,000.
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Martin Luther: Notes from his desk, no date. €30,000 to €40,000.
    <b><center>Stargardt Autographenhandlung<br>Autographs: Literature, Music, Art, Science, History, Theatre & Film<br>March 28, 2023</b>
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Ludwig van Beethoven: Autograph letter signed, 1816. €22,500 to €30,000.
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Gustav Mahler: Foto portrait signed and annotated, 1907(?). €7,500 to €10,000.
    <b>Stargardt Autographenhandlung, Mar. 28:</b> Bed?ich Smetana: Autograph letter signed, 1883. €4,500 to €6,000.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>30th March 2023</b>
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Roman binding.- Pindar. <i>Olympia, Pythia, Nemea, Isthmia,</i> translated by Johannes Lonicer, contemporary Roman binding by Niccolo Franzese, Basel, 1535. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Raverat (Gwen). Comprehensive album of 530 wood engravings, circa 1909-1950. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Hemingway (Ernest). <i>Fiesta,</i> first English edition, first impression dust-jacket, 1927. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>30th March 2023</b>
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, first impression, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Dickens (Charles). <i>Great Expectations,</i> 3 vol., first edition, first impression, Chapman and Hall, 1861. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Campbell (Colen) & others. <i>Vitruvius Britannicus, or The British Architect...,</i> 5 vol., vol.1-3 later editions, vol.4 & 5 first editions, [?1731]-31-67-71. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>30th March 2023</b>
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Geography.- Mela (Pomponius). <i>Cosmographia, sive De situ orbis,</i> Venice, Franciscus Renner de Heilbronn, 1478. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> America.- [?Espinosa y Tello (José)]. <i>Relacion del Viage hecho por las Goletas Sutil y Mexicana en el Año de 1792,</i> 2 vol. including Atlas, first edition, Madrid, 1802. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Louis-Claude de Saulces de Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>30th March 2023</b>
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Botany.- Curtis (William). <i>The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed,</i> 83 vol. in 62, 1794-1956. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Darwin (Charles).- Lecky (W.E.H.) <i>The Rise and Influence of Rationalism in Europe,</i> 2 vol., Darwin's copy with inscription "Charles Darwin 1865", pencil marginalia and pencil notes, 1865. £7,000 to £10,000.
  • <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Printed & Manuscript African Americana:<br>March 30, 2023</b>
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Victor H. Green, <i>The Negro Motorist Green Book,</i> New York, 1949. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Papers of pianist-composer Lawrence Brown relating to Paul Robeson & more, various places, 1925-54. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Freedom Summer archive of civil rights activist Karen Haberman Trusty, Atlanta & elsewhere, 1963-64. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> New York, 1933. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Archive of letters from the sculptor Richmond Barthé to a close Jamaican friend, various places, 1966-85. $25,000 to $35,000.
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