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Auction Name Old and Rare Books (Pre-1800) Online bidstart 8/2 Total Sales (EUR) 11,491.87
Auction Date 08/09/2019 - 08/09/2019 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 8,680.00
Sale Number #80919 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 10,940.00
Total Lots 81
Sold Lots 72 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 12,065.00
% of Lots Sold 88.89% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 14,995.00
Unsold Lots 9 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 76.64%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
28526085

Illuminated Arabic manuscript on paper or vellum

EUR 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 2,725.00
28370995 Nicolas Louis de La Caille

Lectiones elementares astronomiae, geometricae, et physicae

1773 EUR 1,100.00 - 1,250.00 EUR 675.80
28423753 Voltaire

Elémens de la philosophie de Neuton

1738 EUR 450.00 - 500.00 EUR 546.09
28361933 Pieter Meijer (uitgever)

Tafereel van Natuur en Konst

1769 EUR 550.00 - 650.00 EUR 545.00
28381479 JOHN KEILL / THOMAS SIMPSON / DAVID. GREGORY

Trigonometriæ planæ & sphæricæ elementa. Item de natura et arithmetica logarithmorum tractatus brevi

1751 EUR 500.00 - 600.00 EUR 501.40
28551605

M. de la Lande - Astronomie par M. De La Lande - 1771

Not Available EUR 392.40
28377103 [Abbé Larudan]

Les francs-maçons écrasés. Suite du livre intitulé L'ordre des francs-maçons trahi

1747 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 337.90
28517205 Trévoux

Dictionnaire Universel François et Latin, Vulgairement Appelé Dictionnaire de Trevoux

1771 EUR 350.00 - 450.00 EUR 327.00
28475755 Benjamin Hederich

Gründliches Antiquitäten Lexicon

1743 EUR 275.00 - 375.00 EUR 273.59
28427783 François, Baron de Tott

Mémoires du Baron de Tott, sur les Turcs et les Tartares

1784 EUR 280.00 - 320.00 EUR 272.50
28384507 W.A. Bachiene

Nieuwe tegenwoordige staat en geographie der Nederlanden

1791 Not Available EUR 197.29
28545119

Histoire de la médecine ou l'on voit les progrès de cet art,

Not Available EUR 190.75
28497701 Francisci Modii, Simon van Leeuwen, Johann Martin Bernigeroth

Corpus juris civilis Romani, in quo Institutiones, Digesta ad Codicum Florentinum emendata...

1740 Not Available EUR 185.30
28509115 Joseph FRATREL

Rarissime: La cire alliée avec l’huile ou la peinture à huile-cire trouvée par le baron Taubenheim

1770 EUR 280.00 - 320.00 EUR 185.30
28503109 Daniel Defoe

Reflexions serieuses et importantes de Robinson Crusoe

1721 Not Available EUR 175.49
28437323 J. Hawkesworth

Relation des voyages entrepris par orde de sa Majeste Britannique

1774 EUR 250.00 - 300.00 EUR 174.40
28439007 Islamitisch manuscript

Ottomaans manuscript met talloze figuren, cijfers en tabellen

1800 Not Available EUR 174.40
28476569 R.P. Gaspare Druzbicki/ Kasper Dru?bicki

Tractatus de effectibus, fructu, & applicatione sanctissimimissæ sacrificii

1713 Not Available EUR 174.40
28428989 Albrecht von Haller

Deux mémoires sur le mouvement du sang & sur les effets de la saignée (expériences sur des animaux)

1756 EUR 170.00 - 200.00 EUR 163.50
28451009 Jean-Louis Petit

Traité des maladies chirurgicales et des opérations qui leur conviennent

1783 Not Available EUR 152.60
28536929

Paris, Didot, Nyon et Fils, Damonneville et Savoye
Two duodecimo volumes (10 x 17 cm).
454/423 pages.
Second edition (the first being of 1697).
Full calfskin period binding.
In very good condition, lightly rubbed corners, very solid books,

EUR 175.00 - 275.00 EUR 147.15
28534633 Jean Banières -

Examen et Refutation des Elements de la Philosophie de Neuton de M. de Voltaire - 1739

Not Available EUR 142.79
28460387 M. de Montesquieu

De l'Esprit des Lois

1772 Not Available EUR 130.80
28525061

Two books in one volume, full calfskin binding, worn corners..

Not Available EUR 123.17
28470317 Denis Dodart

Mémoires de l'Académie Royale des Sciences

1731 Not Available EUR 114.45
  • <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Macbeth: A Tragedy.</i> London, 1673. FIRST SEPARATE AND FIRST QUARTO EDITION. THE CHARLTON HESTON COPY. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HEMINGWAY, ERNEST. <i>In Our Time.</i> Paris, 1924. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> HAWTHORNE, NATHANIEL. <i>Fanshawe, A Tale.</i> Boston, 1828. FIRST EDITION OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> THOREAU, HENRY DAVID. <i>Walden; Or, Life in the Woods.</i> Boston, 1854. FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies.</i> London, 1685. THE FOURTH FOLIO, Brewster/Bentley issue. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> STEIG, WILLIAM. Original maquette and 58 finished drawings for <i>The Agony in the Kindergarten,</i> one of Steig's most important books. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> VERNE, JULES. <i>A Journey to the Centre of the Earth.</i> New York & London, 1872. FIRST EDITION, RARE AMERICAN ISSUE, with Scribner & Welford cancel title. $5,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 5:</b> KING, STEPHEN. <i>Carrie.</i> New York, 1974. INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION, OF AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE MACINTOSH PROTOTYPE. 1983. The earliest known Macintosh with "Twiggy" drive, one of only two known working machines. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> PLATO. <i>Timaeus</i> [AND] <i>Critias</i> [from Ficini's 1484 Opera]. A LANDMARK OF SCIENTIFIC THOUGHT. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> LOVELACE, AUGUSTA ADA. Sketch of the Analytical Engine Invented by Charles Babbage Esq. London, 1843. FIRST EDITION, JOURNAL ISSUE, MOST IMPORTANT PAPER IN EARLY DIGITAL COMPUTING. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> APPLE-1 COMPUTER. Signed by Steve Wozniak, used in development of Apple II. $200,000 to $300,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Dec. 4:</b> DARWIN, CHARLES. 1809-1882. <i>On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection.</i> London, 1859. FIRST EDITION. $80,000 to $120,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>Dr. Seuss, pen, ink & watercolor, calendar illustration, Thomas D. Murphy Company, 1937. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Georges Lepape, <i>Sur la Terrasse,</i> gouache & pencil, cover for <i>Vogue,</i> 1930. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Dana Gibson, <i>The Coming Game, Yale vs. Vassar,</i> pen & ink, for <i>Life</i> magazine, 1895. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>H.A. Rey, color pencil, charcoal, watercolor & gouache, for <i>Rafi et les 9 singes,</i> 1939. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Ernest H. Shepard, pen & ink, for Kenneth Grahame’s <i>Bertie’s Escapade,</i> 1949. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Schulz, <i>The Biggest Star Measured So Far,</i> ink & wash, original <i>Peanuts</i> cartoon, published 1961. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Saul Steinberg, <i>12 Biographies, A to B,</i> pen & ink with collage, final illustration in his book <i>The Labyrinth,</i> 1960. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b><br>Jo Mielziner, <i>A Streetcar Named Desire,</i> watercolor, graphite & gouache, first color study for the award-winning 1947 production. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Charles Addams, <i>Nevermore,</i> watercolor & ink, for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1973. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> James Montgomery Flagg, <i>I Should Worry,</i> watercolor, gouache & graphite, cover for <i>Judge</i> magazine, 1914. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Edward Gorey, <i>Swan Lake, Hunters/Siegfried, Van Rothbart,</i> watercolor, pen & ink, costume designs, 1975. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 10:</b> Ludwig Bemelmans, <i>Sketch for Madeline,</i> gouache & ink. $6,000 to $9,000.
  • <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> Fust-Schöffer-Bibel from Gutenberg-Press, 1462. Est: € 1,000,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. W. Weinmann, <i>Phytanthoza-Iconographia,</i> 1735-45. Est: € 60,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>O. Kokoschka, <i>Die träumenden Knaben,</i> 1917. Est: € 10,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>Z. Lilius, <i>Orbis breviarium,</i> 1493. <br>Est: € 10,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> <i>Gazette du Bon Ton,</i> 1912-22.<br>Est: € 14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>M. Chagall, <i>Daphnis & Chloé,</i> 1961. Est: € 100,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>C. Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographie,</i> 1513.<br>Est: € 100,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>E. L. Kirchner, <i>Umbra vitae,</i> 1924.<br>Est: € 6,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. Miró, <i>Midi le trèfle blanc,</i> 1968. Est: € 2,000
    <center><b>Ketterer Rare Books<br>Auction on November 25th</b>
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b> Clemens V., <i>Constitutiones,</i> 1471.<br>Est: € 14,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>C. Gesner, <i>Tierbuch, Vogelbuch, Fischbuch,</i> 1563-81. Est: € 5,000
    <b>Ketterer Rare Books, November 25:</b><br>J. Itten, <i>Utopia,</i> 1921. Est: € 2,000
  • <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> [Peter I, Tsar]. <i>Simboly i emblemata ukazom i blagopovedenii imperatora Petra Alekseevicha [Symbola et emblemata jussu atque auspiciis Petri Alexeidis].</i> Amsterdam, 1705. £30,000 to £40,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> Charlemagne, Adolf. Benefice d'Adieu de Madame Naptal. [St Petersburg: 16th February 1873]. £30,000 to £40,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> [Military. Album.] [An album of drawings of weapons and their accessories, drawn from nature by the Second Cadets Corps.] St Petersburg, 1800. £100,000 to £150,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> Pushkin, Alexander. <i>Evgenii Onegin.</i> St Petersburg: Dep. of Public Education, 1825-1832. £100,000 to £150,000
    <b>Christie’s London, Nov. 27:</b> Sumarokov, Pavel. <i>Dosugi krymskogo sud’i ili vtoroe puteshestvie v Tavridu. [The Leisure of a Crimean Judge or a Second Tour to Tauris].</i> St Petersburg: Imperial Press, 1803-5. £50,000 to £80,000
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