• <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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Forum Auctions: A third selection of 16th and 17th Century English Books from the Fox Pointe Manor Library

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Auction Name A third selection of 16th and 17th Century English Books from the Fox Pointe Manor Library Total Sales (GBP) 503,650.00
Auction Date 10/21/2021 - 10/21/2021 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 223,850.00
Sale Number #1090 High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 313,850.00
Total Lots 408
Sold Lots 332 Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 271,400.00
% of Lots Sold 81.37% High Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 380,150.00
Unsold Lots 76 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 132.49%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
147 Hobbes (Thomas)

De Corpore Politico. Or the Elements of Law, Moral & Politick

1650 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 18,750.00
35 Turberville (George)

The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking

1611 GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 GBP 11,875.00
36 Coryate (Thomas)

Coryats Crudities Hastily gobbled up in five Moneths travells in France

1611 GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00 GBP 9,375.00
312 Woolley (Hannah)

The Queen-like Closet: or, Rich Cabinet, Stored with all manner of Rare Receipts for Preserving, Candying and Cookery

1684 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 9,375.00
302 Behn (Aphra)

The Young King: or, The Mistake

1683 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 6,250.00
2 Gardiner (Stephen, Bishop of Winchester)

A Traictise declaryng and plainly provyng that the pretensed marriage of Priestes

1554 GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 6,000.00
54 Butler (Charles)

The Feminine Monarchie: or The Historie of Bees

1623 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 6,000.00
258 Speed (John)

An Epitome of Mr. John Speed's Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain

1676 GBP 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 GBP 6,000.00
195 Worcester (Edward Somerset, 2nd Marquis)

A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions, as at present I can call to mind to have tried and perfected

1663 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 5,625.00
197 P[hilips] (K[atherine])

Poems

1664 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 5,625.00
378 Barbe (Simon)

The French Perfumer

1696 GBP 1,200.00 - 1,800.00 GBP 5,250.00
92 D'Avenant (William)

The Witts. A Comedie

1636 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 4,750.00
94 Gerard (John)

The Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes

1636 GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 GBP 4,750.00
373

Reasons For a Regular Re-Establishment of the Corporation of Shipwrights of England

?1695 GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 4,750.00
76 Massinger (Philip) and Nathaniel Field.

and Nathaniel Field.The Fatall Dowry: A Tragedy

1632 GBP 750.00 - 1,000.00 GBP 4,375.00
132 F. (H.)

A true and exact Relation Of the severall Informations, Examinations, and Confessions of the late Witches

1645 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 4,250.00
15 [Parsons (Robert)]

A Conference about the next Succession to the Crowne of Ingland

1594 1595. GBP 750.00 - 1,000.00 GBP 4,000.00
155 Rowe (John)

Tragi-Comoedia. Being a Brief Relation of the Strange, And Wonderful hand of God discovered at Witny, in the Comedy Acted there February the third, where there were some slaine, many hurt

1653 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 4,000.00
250 Barba (Albaro Alonso)

The First Book of the Art of Mettals, In which is Declared the manner of their Generation; and the concomitants of them - The Second Book of the Art of Mettals Wherin is Taught the... Refining of Silver by Quicksilver

1674 GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 4,000.00
377 Locke (John)

Several Papers Relating to Money, Interest and Trade

1696 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 4,000.00
382 Tryon (Thomas)

Wisdom's Dictates, or Aphorism's and Rules. Physical, Moral and Divine .... to which is added a Bill of Fare of Seventy-five noble Dishes of Excellent Food

1696 GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 4,000.00
39 James I (King of England)

A Publication of His Ma'ties Edict, and Severe Censure against Private Combats and Combatants

1613 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 3,750.00
56 Carpenter (Nathanael)

Geography Delineated

1625 GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 3,750.00
118 Taylor (John)

The Liar. Or, A Contradiction to those who in the titles of their Bookes affirmed them to be true, when they were false although mine are all true, yet I terme them lyes

1641 GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 3,750.00
241 Boyle (Robert)

Essays of the Strange Subtilty, Great Efficacy, Determinate Nature of Effluviums

1673 GBP 2,200.00 - 2,600.00 GBP 3,750.00
  • <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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