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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>Swann Auction Galleries Illustration Art:</b> Eric Carle, <i>The Very Hungry Caterpillar,</i> hand-painted collage. Sold for a record $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Illustration Art:</b> Charles Addams, <i>Couple passing a giant bird house,</i> watercolor cartoon for <i>The New Yorker,</i> 1948. Sold for $16,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Illustration Art:</b> Miriam Troop, <i>Rain on Laundry Day,</i> oil on canvas, cover for <i>The Saturday Evening Post,</i> 1940. Sold for $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Illustration Art:</b> Rockwell Kent, <i>To All Fascists,</i> ink broadside for The League of American Writers, circa 1937. Sold for $6,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Illustration Art:</b> Jo Mielziner, <i>Pet Shop Drop,</i> backdrop design for <i>Pal Joey</i> on Broadway, 1940. Sold for a record $55,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Illustration Art:</b> Lee Brown Coye, acrylic cover illustration for the 25th anniversary of <i>Weird Tales,</i> 1944. Sold for $18,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Illustration Art:</b> Virgil Finlay, <i>The Outsider & Others,</i> pen & ink dust jacket illustration for H.P. Lovecraft's book, 1939. Sold for $5,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Illustration Art:</b> Al Hirschfeld, <i>Paul Robeson as Othello,</i> illustration for <i>The New York Times,</i> 1942. Sold for $68,750
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Illustration Art:</b> Frederic Remington, pen & ink illustration for <i>A Scout with the Buffalo Soldiers</i> in <i>The Century</i> magazine, 1889. Sold for $17,500.
  • <b>Bonhams, Sep. 17:</b> EARLY AVIATION PHOTOGRAPHY ARCHIVE. Chronicling 20th century aviation from the earliest Wright Brothers images through commercial and military applications. $50,000 to $70,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 17:</b> FIRST TELEPHONE CALL TO THE MOON. Partial transcription signed by Apollo 11 astronauts and President Nixon. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 17:</b> SPUTNIK-1 EMC/EMI LAB MODEL, 1957. Full scale vintage test model of the Sputnik-1 satellite, Moscow, [February, 1957]. $400,000 to $600,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 17:</b> Apollo 11 Beta cloth crew emblem, SIGNED BY THE ENTIRE APOLLO 11 CREW. $8,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 17:</b> GEMINI 1/8 SCALE MODEL. Rarely seen large-scale contractor's model. $3,000 to $5,000
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> SMITH, CHRISTOPHER WEBB. 1793-1871. <i>Indian Ornithology.</i> [Patna, India]: 1828. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DUPRÉ, LOUIS. 1789-1837. <i>Voyage à Athènes et à Constantinople, ou Collection de portraits, vues et costumes grecs et ottomans.</i> Paris: Dondey-Dupré, 1825. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> ADAMS, JOHN. Autograph Letter Signed ("J Adams"), [to Dr. Perkins?] while recovering from his small pox inoculation, [late-April, 1764]. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUSTEN, JANE. Autograph Letter Signed ("J. Austen"), to her sister Cassandra, 4 pp, "Thursday – after dinner," [September 16, 1813,] Henrietta St. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES. 1785-1851. <i>The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories.</i> New York & Philadelphia: J.J. Audubon & J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> DODWELL, EDWARD. 1767-1832. <i>Views in Greece.</i> London: Rodwell and Martin, 1821. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 23:</b> JAMES, JESSE. Autograph Letter Signed ("Jesse W. James"), to Mr. Flood demanding Flood retract spurious accusations, 3 pp, June 5, 1875. $200,000 to $300,000.
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