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Auction Name Printed Books, Maps, Prints & Ephemera, Military Books, General Stock Total Sales (GBP) 160,584.00
Auction Date 02/17/2021 - 02/17/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 58,425.00
Sale Number #21721 High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 85,845.00
Total Lots 422
Sold Lots 387 Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 63,755.00
% of Lots Sold 91.71% High Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 94,125.00
Unsold Lots 35 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 170.61%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
168

New Zealand Rugby. 30 signatures of the New Zealand rugby team v. Northampton from the 1905 tour of the British Isles, 30 ink signatures on two stiff paper sheets

1905 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 5,280.00
285

Seaforth. British Warship Recognition, The Perkins Identification Albums, volumes 1-4, by Richard Perkins,

2016-17 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 2,640.00
416 Lewis (John).

A Complete History of the Several Translations of the Holy Bible, and New Testament into English, both in ms. and in print

1818 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 2,040.00
121 * Faber (John, c.1695-1756).

Nicolaus Sandersonus A.M. Matheseos Professor Cantabrigiae & R.S.S., after John Vanderbank

circa 1719 GBP 70.00 - 100.00 GBP 1,920.00
399 Marshall (William).

Planting and Ornamental Gardening; A Practical Treatise

1785 GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 1,800.00
352 Forester (C.S.).

The Happy Return

1937 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 1,680.00
385

Travel. A collection of 20th-century travel narratives, including

20th-century GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,440.00
415 Fermor (Patrick Leigh).

The Violins of Saint-Jacques, A Tale of the Antilles,

1953 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 1,440.00
387 Lünig (Joannes Christian).

Codex Italiae Diplomaticus,..., 2 volumes,

1725 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,380.00
419 Stanyan (Temple).

The Grecian History. From the Original of Greece, to the Death of Philip of Macedon, 2 volumes

1774 GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 1,380.00
158

Watercolours & Prints. A collection of 64 drawings and engravings, late 18th century-early 20th century

late 18th century-early 20th century GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,260.00
380 Wheeler (James).

The Botanists' and Gardeners' New Dictionary;

1763 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 1,260.00
99

Botanical Watercolours. Album of 24 botanical watercolours, by Wilhelmina Young Ker

circa 1806 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 1,200.00
122 * Faber (John, circa 1684-1756).

Edmond Halley, 1722, mezzotint on laid paper of the astronomer Edmond Halley,

1722 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 1,140.00
287 Pasha (Rudolf C. Slatin),

Fire and Sword in The Sudan..., 4th edition,

1896 GBP 400.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,140.00
316 Davis (S. C. H.).

Motor Racing (The Lonsdale Library volume XXXIII)

1959 GBP 150.00 - 200.00 GBP 1,140.00
317 Davis (S. C. H.).

Pole Position, Celebrating the Diamond Jubilee of the British Racing Drivers' Club,

1987 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 1,140.00
403 Holland (John).

Song Of A Boy

1939 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 1,140.00
413 Ilyin (M).

Moscow, Monuments of Architecture., 2 volumes

1975 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 1,080.00
217 Person (David).

Varieties, or, A surveigh of rare and excellent matters, necessary and delectable for all sorts of persons.

1635 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 1,020.00
32 Hutchinson (William).

A View of Northumberland. With an Excursion to the Abbey of Mailross in Scotland, 2 volumes

1778 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 900.00
257 Vassco (John J. & Peter D. Cornwell).

Zerstörer, The Messerschmitt 110 and its Units in 1940,

1995 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 900.00
418 Jeaffreson (John Cordy).

Annals of Oxford, 2 volumes

1871 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 900.00
97

Botanical drawings. A collection of 47 watercolours of flowers and fruit

19th-early 20th century GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 840.00
163

Dublin. A manuscript lawyer's copy book, relating to the firm of attorneys Arthur Jones, Francis Prendergast, and others

1811-1829 GBP 150.00 - 200.00 GBP 840.00
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Ronald Reagan. Series of 37 letters to Senator George Murphy, and related material, 1968-90. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Chaim Weizmann. Autograph letter signed, to General Sir Gilbert Clayton, 6 September 1918. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Sir Winston Churchill. Autograph letter signed, to Pamela, Lady Lytton, 1942. £20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Oscar Wilde. Five autograph letters signed, to Alsager Vian, 1887. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Napoleon I. Letter signed to Admiral Ganteaume, ordering the invasion of England, 22 August 1805. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Horatio, Viscount Nelson, and Emma Hamilton. Two autograph letter signed, to Catherine and George Matcham, 1805. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Frances Palmer, <i>Battle of Buena Vista,</i> chromolithograph, New York, 1847. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Antonio Colmenero de Ledesma, the earliest publication concerned solely with chocolate, first edition, Madrid, 1631. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Romans Bernard, <i>An Exact View of the Late Battle at Charlestown, June 17th, 1775,</i> engraving, 1776. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> <i>A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston,</i> English edition, London, 1770. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> William Soule, <i>Lodge of the Plains Indians,</i> albumen print, 1872. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Manuscript document to enforce New York’s “Agreement of Non-Importation” during the heyday of the Sons of Liberty, New York, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Clarence Mackenzie, <i>Drummer Boy of the 13th Regiment of Brooklyn,</i> salt print with applied color, 1861. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Moses Lopez, <i>A Lunar Calendar,</i> first Jewish calendar published in America, Newport, RI, 1806. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b><br>The Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>19th, 20th and 21st April 2021</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br>Atlases and Maps</b
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br> Veneto and Venice, a Selection of Books from the XVI to XX century</b>
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 20<br></b>Rossini Gioachino, Baguette de chef d'orchestre appartenuta a Gioachino Rossini, dono del Comune di Passy. 1500 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Manetti Saverio, Storia naturale degli uccelli trattata con metodo. Cinque volumi. 1767. 18.000 €
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 21<br></b>Poe Edgar Allan, Double assassinat dans la rue morgue. Illustrations de Cura. 1946.
    <b><center>Gonnelli: Apr. 19-21<br>Books from XVI to XX Century</b>
  • <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 54. Fanciful engraving of earth's interior with magma core and errupting volcanoes (1682). $1500 to $1800.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 165. Rare state of Jefferys' influential map of New England in contemporary color (1755). $8000 to $9500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 177. Mouzon's foundation map of the Carolinas (1775). $10000 to $13000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 183. Very rare first state of De Fer's map of the Lower Mississippi Valley (1715). $20000 to $25000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 253. Scarce Scottish edition based on Ellicott's plan of Washington, D.C. (1796). $2400 to $3000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 313. Stunning view of Philadelphia by John Bachmann (1850). $3250 to $4250.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 338. Rare Civil War map based on Bucholtz map of Virginia (1862). $9500 to $12000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 667. First map to accurately show Luzon in Philippines (1590). $6000 to $7500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 682. Rare map of Shanghai International Settlement published just after WWI (1918). $7000 to $9000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 738. Coronelli's superb map of the Pacific showing the Island of California (1697) Est. $2400 - $3000
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 743. A cornerstone piece in the mapping of Australia and New Zealand (1726) Est. $6000 - $7500
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 781. An uncommon signature during Jefferson's Governorship of Virginia (1779) Est. $9500 - $11000
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