• <CENTER><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper including Contents from<br>the Estate of Paul Gallico<br>January 27, 2022</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 27:</b> [Fleming] James Bond: Original British poster for Dr No, 1962. £20,000 to £25,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 27:</b> Fleiming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, first issue, Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to ‘Paul [Gallico] from Balzache. 1953’. £18,000 to £22,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 27:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>iamonds are Forever,</i> first edition, first impression, Presentation copy from the author. £12,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 27:</b> Greene (Graham).<i> A Burnt-Out Case,</i> first edition, inscribed 'For Paul Gallico - arrears for gratitudes to Antibes.........? from Graham Greene', 1961. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <CENTER><b>Chiswick Auctions<br>Books & Works on Paper including Contents from<br>the Estate of Paul Gallico<br>January 27, 2022</b>
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 27:</b> Rowling (J. K.) <i>Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone,</i> first edition, first printing, paperback, 1997. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 27:</b> Tolkien (J.R.R.) <i>[The Lord of the Rings],</i> 3 vol., <i>The Fellowship of the Ring,</i> 1954; <i>The Two Towers,</i> 1954; <i>The Return of the King,</i> 1955, first editions, first impressions. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Chiswick Auctions, Jan. 27:</b> Dali (Salvador). The Little Mermaid II, lithograph on Japon, signed and numbered ‘XXIV / XXXXV’ in pencil, 1966. £800 to £1,200.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br> Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana<br>Online<br>Now through January 25, 2022</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> (Flag) — Commemorative Thirteen-Star Flag. Pre-Civil War, Thirteen-Star Flag of the United States, from the collection of Charles Kuralt. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Fitzgerald, F. Scott. <i>Tender is the Night</i>. First edition, presentation copy, and a former mystery. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Audubon, John James. The "Wild Turkey" manuscript — capturing one of the nation's most iconic symbols of unity. $250,000 to $350,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Salinger, J.D. <i>The Catcher in the Rye.</i> A strikingly fresh first edition of Salinger's essential novel. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Whitman, Walt. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> “America's second Declaration of Independence” — signed by Whitman. $150,000 to $200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> [Dylan, Bob]. Some of the earliest known professional portraits. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Now to Jan. 25:</b> Y-Worth [Yarworth], William. <i>Cerevisiarii Comes: Or, the New and True Art of Brewing…</i> A rare and early English work on the art of brewing. $5,000 to $7,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> RUTH BADER GINSBERG’S PERSONAL COPY OF THE 1957-58 HARVARD LAW REVIEW, HEAVILY ANNOTATED BY HER.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> RUTH BADER GINSBURG’S TEXTBOOK FOR HER “CIVIL PROCEDURE” CLASS AT HARVARD, HEAVILY ANNOTATED BY HER.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> RUTH BADER GINSBURG’S TEXTBOOK FOR COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL CLASS ON JURISPRUDENCE, HEAVILY ANNOTATED BY HER.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> HONORARY DOCTORATE AWARDED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG BY SMITH COLLEGE, 1994.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A COPY OF JUSTICE GINSBURG’S ARTICLE, “WOMEN IN THE FEDERAL JUDICIARY,” SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE JUSTICE TO SENATOR NANCY KASSEBAUM.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A COPY OF SANDRA DAY O’CONNOR’S ARTICLE, “THEY OFTEN ARE HALF-OBSCURE: THE RIGHTS OF THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE LEGACY OF OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES,” PRESENTED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A DELUXE EDITION OF ANTONIN SCALIA’S MAKING YOUR CASE: THE ART OF PERSUADING JUDGES, FROM AN EDITION OF 2000, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A FIRST EDITION OF SONIA SOTOMAYOR’S <i>MY BELOVED WORLD,</i> SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A FIRST EDITION OF AL GORE’S “THE ASSAULT ON REASON,” SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> <i>BELOVED</i> BY TONI MORRISON, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO RUTH AND MARTIN GINSBURG.
    <b>Bonhams, Jan. 19 – 27:</b> A FIRST EDITION OF GLORIA STEINEM’S “MY LIFE ON THE ROAD,” SIGNED AND INSCRIBED TO RUTH BADER GINSBURG.
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>A Record Breaking Season</b>
    <b>Swann:</b> <i>The Book of Mormon,</b> first edition, Palmyra, NY, 1830. Sold Sept. 30 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> Vincent Van Gogh, <i>Homme à la Pipe: Portrait du Docteur Gachet, Evening,</i> etching, 1890. Sold Nov. 2 — $161,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edward Ruscha, <i>Stains,</i> title page, one of 70, signed, 1969. Sold Nov. 9 — $112,500.
    <b>Swann:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Carolina Parrot, Plate 26,</i> hand colored aquatint, 1828. Sold Dec.9 — $137,000.
    <b>Swann:</b> Edmund Dulac, <i>The Snow Queen,</i> watercolor, gouache, pen & ink, 1910. Sold Dec. 16 — $125,000.
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De Baecque and Associes: Antiquarian and Modern Books - Autographs

Auction Reports

Auction Name Antiquarian and Modern Books - Autographs Total Sales (EUR) 494,975.00
Auction Date 10/14/2021 - 10/14/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 151,300.00
Sale Number #115833 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 222,720.00
Total Lots 251
Sold Lots 220 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 162,000.00
% of Lots Sold 87.65% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 239,720.00
Unsold Lots 31 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 206.48%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1

CARACTERES IMPRIMERIE. 20 CARACTERES D'IMPRIMERIE DU XV° SIECLE TROUVES A LYON.

XV° SIECLE EUR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 65,000.00
5

LIVRE D'HEURES. CES PRESENTES HEURES A LUSAIGE DE TOURNAY ont esté faictes pour Symon Vostre

1502 EUR 20,000.00 - 25,000.00 EUR 37,500.00
3 SCHEDEL (Hartmann)

SCHEDEL (Hartmann). [LIBER CHRONICARUM]. Registrum huius operis libri cronicarum cum figuris et ymaginibus ab inicio mundi.

1493 EUR 8,000.00 - 12,000.00 EUR 36,250.00
51 SAMBUCUS (Joannes)

SAMBUCUS (Joannes). EMBLEMATA, CUM ALIQUOT NUMMIS ANTIQUI OPERIS.

1564 EUR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 18,750.00
207 BUFFON.

BUFFON. HISTOIRE NATURELLE GENERALE ET PARTICULIERE AVEC LA DESCRIPTION DU CABINET DU ROY.

1770-1789. EUR 7,000.00 - 9,000.00 EUR 16,875.00
152

BIBLE. FIGURES DE LA BIBLE. TAFERELEN DER VOORNAAMSTE GESCHIEDENISSEN VAN HET OUDE EN NIEUWE TESTAMENT.

1728 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 10,625.00
83 LESCARBOT (Marc)

LESCARBOT (Marc). HISTOIRE DE LA NOUVELLE FRANCE, CONTENANT LES NAVIGATIONS, DECOUVERTES ET HABITATIONS FAITES PAR LES FRANÇOIS ES INDES OCCIDENTALES ET NOUVELLE FRANCE...

1609 EUR 3,000.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 10,000.00
144 MERCATI (Michele).

METALLOTHECA. OPUS POSTHUMUM... OPERA AUTEM, & STUDIO JOANNIS MARIAE LANCISII... ILLUSTRATUM.

1717 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 7,875.00
21

BIBLE. PENTATEUCHUS MOYSI. Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numeri, Deuteronomium. Josue, Liber Judaïcum, Ruth.

1529 EUR 100.00 - 200.00 EUR 7,250.00
199 [DIDEROT - D'ALEMBERT]

[DIDEROT - D'ALEMBERT] - ENCYCLOPÉDIE MÉTHODIQUE, ou par ordre des matières, par une société de gens de lettres...

1783-1810 EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 6,875.00
227 REVUE HORTICOLE (La)

REVUE HORTICOLE (La). Journal d'horticulture pratique.

1841-1917. EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 6,562.50
47 OBSEQUENS (J)

OBSEQUENS (J) - LYCOSTHENE (K). PRODIGIORUM AC OSTENTORUM CHRONICON, quæ præter naturæ ordinem, motum, et operationem, et in superioribus…

1557 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 5,750.00
22

BIBLE. LE PREMIER (ET LE SECOND) VOLUME DE LA BIBLE EN FRANÇOIS.

1531 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 5,625.00
81 RICCI (Barthélemy)

RICCI (Barthélemy). VITA D.N. IESU CHRISTI, ex verbis Evangeliorum in ipsismet concinnata.

1607 EUR 200.00 - 300.00 EUR 5,625.00
9 BRANDT (Séb.)

BRANDT (Séb.) - BADIUS (J.). NAVIS STULTIFERE Collectanea ab Lodoco Badio Ascensio vario carminù généré nô sine eorundem familiari explanatione conflata...

1513 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 5,250.00
68 BODIN (Jean)

BODIN (Jean). DE LA DEMONOMANIE DES SORCIERS.

1587 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 5,250.00
97 CHRONOLOGIE COLLEE.

CHRONOLOGIE COLLEE. Fait à Lyon le XXVI Juin 1646 par Guérin chirurgien.

1646 EUR 400.00 - 600.00 EUR 5,250.00
237 MAS (Alphonse)

MAS (Alphonse). LE VERGER ou histoire, culture et description avec planches coloriées des variétés de fruits les plus généralement connues.

(1865 - 1874). EUR 3,500.00 - 5,000.00 EUR 5,250.00
150 VESALE (André).

OPERA OMNIA ANATOMICA ET CHIRURGICA. Cura Hermanni Boerhaave et Bernardi Siegfried Albini.

1725 EUR 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 EUR 5,125.00
6 CHAMPIER (Symphorien)

CHAMPIER (Symphorien). LIBER DE QUADRUPLICI VITA.

1507 EUR 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 EUR 5,000.00
190 DUHAMEL DU MONCEAU (Henri-Louis).

TRAITE DES ARBRES FRUITIERS contenant leur figure, leur description, leur culture

1768 EUR 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 EUR 5,000.00
166 BERRETTINI (Pietro).

TABULÆ ANATOMICÆ.... Nunc primum prodeunt et A. Cajetano Petrioli Romano doctore, Regis sardiniae chirurgo, publico Anatomico et inter Arcades Erasistrato Coo

1741 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 4,750.00
2 PAULUS DE SANCTA MARIA.

PAULUS DE SANCTA MARIA. SCRUTINIUM SCRIPTURARUM.

1475 EUR 2,000.00 - 4,000.00 EUR 4,500.00
7 [REISCH (Gregor)].

[REISCH (Gregor)]. MARGARITA PHILOSOPHICA CUM ADDITIONIBUS NOVIS.

1508 EUR 800.00 - 1,000.00 EUR 4,375.00
66 THEVET (André)

THEVET (André). LES VRAIS POURTRAITS DES HOMMES ILLUSTRES GRECS, LATINS ET PAYENS, recueilliz de leurs tableaux, livres, médailles antiques et modernes.

1584 EUR 600.00 - 800.00 EUR 4,375.00
  • <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>February 26, 2022</b>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 26:</b> ALLEN, Ethan. <i>A Narrative of Colonel Ethan Allen’s Captivity from the Time of his Being Taken by the British, near Montreal…,</i> Rare second edition, 1779. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 26:</b> CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne ("Mark Twain"). <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.</i> New York: Charles L. Webster and Company, 1885. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 26:</b> LANE, Edward William, translator. <i>Tales of a Thousand and One Nights; [or], The Arabian Nights’ Entertainments.</i> London, 1838–1841. 32 parts in 33. $7,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Feb. 26:</b> GRANT, James, Lieut. <i>The Narrative of a Voyage of Discovery, performed in His Majesty's Vessel The Lady Nelson...</i> London, 1803. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Fine Art, Antique, and Jewelry Auction<br>January 29 & 30, 2022</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Civil War Archive, including Hospital CDVs. $2,400 to $2,800.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> W.B. Gosnell's Civil War Era 34 Star Flag w/ Book on Western Expansion. $1,200 to $1,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> 15 Star Parade Flag and Envelope, Framed. $800 to $900.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Fine Art, Antique, and Jewelry Auction<br>January 29 & 30, 2022</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Partial Civil War Album, incl. Confederate Leaders. $800 to $900.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> CDV Album incl. Garfield, plus Framed CSA Currency. $800 to $900.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Two Geronimo Cabinet Cards, incl. St. Louis World's Fair Signed. $2,800 to $3,200.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Fine Art, Antique, and Jewelry Auction<br>January 29 & 30, 2022</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Dickens, Charles. <i>A Christmas Carol,</i> 1st Ed. 1843. $1,800 to $2,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Archive of Col. John Fite, CSA, POW Johnson's Island, first of two lots, 8 Items. $1,200 to $1,400.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Kentucky Confederate Call to Arms Broadside, 1862. $1,200 to $1,400.
    <center><b>Case Antiques<br>Two-Day Winter Fine Art, Antique, and Jewelry Auction<br>January 29 & 30, 2022</b>
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. <i>For Whom the Bell Tolls,</i> 1st Ed. $1,000 to $1,200.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> Autograph Album with Confederate Signatures, incl. Jeff Davis. $800 to $1,000.
    <b>Case Antiques, Jan. 29-30:</b> WWI Navy Posters plus Photo of USS John Hood, 3 pcs. $700 to $750.
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