Sources in the Rare Book Transaction History

The following is a list of auction records, bibliographies, and certain historically important bookseller catalogues in the Rare Book Transaction History database, followed by the number of records in each source.
Click the source name for a description of that particular resource.

No. Source Name Total Records
1 1
2 25 Blythe Road 162
3 AbeBooks Most Expensive 70
4 Adams Amsterdam Auctions 4794
5 Adams Amsterdam Book and Print Auctions 1178
6 Addison and Sarova 5940
7 Ader 52037
8 Aguttes 14117
9 Alain and Evelyne Morel de Westgaver 17779
10 Alaska Auction 3414
11 ALDE 60099
12 Alderfer Auction Company 1218
13 Alexander Autographs 10515
14 Alexander Historical Auctions 18912
15 AltaCal OL 250
16 Amadeus-Auktionshaus GmbH 212
17 American Art Association 99060
18 American Bibles 1480
19 American Book Auction Catalogues 10619
20 Americana Beginnings 679
21 Anderson Galleries 722516
22 Anderson Galleries 1604 622
23 Anderson Galleries 1642 672
24 Anderson Galleries 1685 300
25 Anderson Galleries 1686 1171
26 Anderson Galleries 70 Nuggets 71
27 Anteo Subastas 0
28 Antiquarian Auctions 11643
29 AntiquarianAuctions.com 20867
30 Antiquariat Peter Kiefer 4571
31 Antiques Estate Auctioneers Appraisers 980
32 Arader Galleries 6166
33 Archives International Auctions 12579
34 Arenberg Auctions 6878
35 Art + Object 338
36 Artcurial 44626
37 Artoria S.A. 368
38 Asher 367
39 Aspire Auctions 2535
40 Aste Bolaffi 4786
41 Auction Explorer Books 17337
42 Auctionata 11343
43 Audap and Mirabaud 5875
44 Australian Book Auctions 25761
45 Autographes Encheres 1198
46 Auxerre Encheres Estimations 4639
47 Bakker Boccelli Fine Art 1
48 Baltimore Book Auction 8796
49 Bangs 91508
50 Bauer 528
51 Bearnes Hampton and Littlewood 8253
52 Beaussant Lefevre 3645
53 Bent White Mountains 823
54 Bernard Quaritch 25960
55 Bibliopathos 568
56 Bibliotheca Munselliana 2331
57 Binoche et Giquello 15908
58 Blacksparrow 864
59 Blanchard's Auction Service 2
60 Bloomsbury Auctions 171978
61 Bloomsbury Book Auctions 56009
62 Bogota Auctions 0
63 Boisgirard Provence Cote DAzur 346
64 Bolaffi SPA 758
65 Bonhams 152647
66 Books by the Falls 667
67 Booth & Williams 352
68 Bourgeault-Horan Antiquarians & Associates, LLC 29
69 Bradford 6239
70 Braislin 1997
71 Brinley 9138
72 Britwell Court 1916 493
73 Brunk Auctions 2536
74 Bruun Rasmussen 42098
75 Bubb Kuyper 164912
76 Burgersdijk and Niermans 42093
77 Butterfield 1319
78 Carlsen Gallery 460
79 Case Antiques, Inc. 1378
80 Castner Auction 29
81 Catawiki B.V. 0
82 CD David 128
83 CDowning Auctions 293
84 CF Libbie 34633
85 Charles Hamilton 29959
86 Charles Heartman 3033
87 Charles Wood 33965
88 Charlton Hall 996
89 Check List American Railroads 2707
90 Chinese Question 498
91 Chiswick Auctions 8355
92 Christian Hesse Auktionen 8842
93 Christies 245305
94 Church 1433
95 Clars Auction Gallery 17362
96 Claude Aguttes 233
97 CNY Book Auctions 219
98 Cohasco 263
99 Collection MC 72
100 Comic Connect 100
101 Connecticut Book Auctions 175
102 Copley Fine Art Auctions 1045
103 Cornette de Saint Cyr 2351
104 Cottone 98
105 Coutau Begarie 4692
106 Couton Veyrac Jamault 28
107 Cowans Auctions 18873
108 Cowans Historic Americana Auctions 1902
109 Dallas Auction Gallery 123
110 Dargate Auction Galleries 420
111 Dawson Book Shop 1189
112 De Baecque and Associes 11709
113 Decker 11230
114 Delvaux 348
115 Dirk Soulis Auctions 7077
116 Dominic Winter Book Auctions 139452
117 Dora Hood 85126
118 Dorotheum 42773
119 Dorothy Sloan Rare Books 6344
120 Doyle New York 24515
121 Drouot Estimations 96
122 DSloan 4295
123 Du Mouchelles 180
124 Dupont 255
125 Dush 863
126 Early American 5196
127 Eberstadt 21456
128 Edward Lefkowicz 1402
129 Eldreds 11800
130 ERA Encheres 1798
131 EV Thompson 614
132 Evans 32214
133 Ferraton 39523
134 Field 1703
135 Field Auction 4879
136 Finarte 0
137 Florence Number Nine 37
138 Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers 9013
139 Forum Auctions 25884
140 Forum Auctions in Italy 4173
141 Francis Edwards 166736
142 Francis Harper 73
143 FRAYSSE & Associés 1
144 Freemans 25643
145 Freemans Historic USS Constitution Colors 13
146 Galerias Louis Morton 6161
147 Galerie Bassenge 124844
148 Galerie Koller Auctions 9901
149 Garth's Auctioneers and Appraisers 352
150 Gaston & Sheehan Auctioneers, Inc. 3
151 Gateway Gallery Auction 384
152 George Littlefield 16134
153 Gibson Auction Inc. 404
154 Goelet 895
155 Goldberg Coins and Collectibles 4932
156 Goldschmidt 49633
157 Gonnelli Casa DAste 16417
158 Goodspeed 233888
159 Gowans 309
160 Grays Auctioneers 5364
161 Grogan and Company 475
162 Guernseys 7273
163 Guillaumot Richard 402
164 Gulf Coast Book Auctions 394
165 Harmsworth 5068
166 Hartung and Hartung 31862
167 Hauff and Auvermann 39415
168 Hauswedell and Nolte 24873
169 HBradley Martin 48
170 Henkels 6698
171 Henri Godts Books and Prints Auctions 17747
172 Heritage Auction Galleries 24901
173 Heritage Auctions 815968
174 Heritage Map Museum 109
175 Hessney Auction Company 2
176 Hindman Auctions 0
177 HNestler 3022
178 Holabird Associates 1527
179 Holabird Kagin Americana 43147
180 Holliday 1233
181 Hôtel des Ventes Mosan 33
182 Howell 8059
183 Howes US IANA 11600
184 HRS Alabama 1807 to 1840 345
185 HRS Arizona 1860 to 1890 161
186 HRS California 489
187 HRS Chicago Ante Fire 1877
188 HRS Idaho 1839 to 1890 180
189 HRS Iowa 1837 to 1860 195
190 HRS Kansas 1854 to 1876 2034
191 HRS Kentucky 1787 to 1810 812
192 HRS Kentucky Imprints 591
193 HRS Minnesota 1849 to 1865 656
194 HRS Missouri 1808 to 1850 705
195 HRS Nebraska 1847 to 1876 503
196 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 522
197 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 Add 9
198 HRS New Mexico 1784 to 1876 300
199 HRS Ohio 1796 to 1820 591
200 HRS Tennessee 1793 to 1840 469
201 HRS TN Nashville 481
202 HRS TN Nashville AppA 4
203 HRS TN Nashville AppB 20
204 HRS TN Nashville AppC 10
205 HRS TN Pamphlets and Broadsides 797
206 HRS Utica NY 1799 to 1830 572
207 HRS West Virginia 1791 to 1830 106
208 HRS Wisconsin 569
209 HRS Wisconsin 1850 to 1854 549
210 HRS Wisconsin 1855 to 1858 724
211 HRS Wisconsin 1859 to 1863 712
212 HRS Wisconsin 1864 to 1869 931
213 HRS Wyoming 1866 to 1890 168
214 Huntington1269 308
215 Huntington1309 330
216 Huntington1406 245
217 Huntington1698 1015
218 HV Jones Sale 580
219 HVJones 304
220 HVJones Check List 1746
221 Il Ponte 6290
222 JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung 6665
223 Jacksons Auction 577
224 James D Cyr Auctioneer 1311
225 James D Julia Auctioneers 3240
226 JandS 13489
227 Jasper52 112
228 JellyFishTree 2992
229 Jenkins 628
230 Jeschke Greve and Hauff 823
231 Jeschke Hauff und Auvermann 13821
232 Jeschke van Vliet Auctions Berlin GmbH 3984
233 JMW Auction Gallery 1780
234 John Bellman Auctioneers 1489
235 John Howell Books Americana 718
236 John McInnis Auctioneers 4691
237 Johns Western Gallery 2826
238 Johnson 1415
239 Kapandji Morhange 13221
240 Kedem Auctions Ltd. 20271
241 Kenneth Karmiole 12221
242 Kenneth Nebenzahl 5907
243 Keno Auctions 15
244 Kestenbaum and Company 6170
245 Ketterer Kunst Doerling 40913
246 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers 82966
247 Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen 305619
248 KLeach 5502
249 Knotty Pine Auction Service 8039
250 Kolbe and Fanning Numismatic Booksellers 5813
251 Kraus 569
252 Laird Park 394
253 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society 17051
254 Lathrop Harper 14598
255 Laurence Witten Rare Books 1645
256 Lawrences Auctioneers 1917
257 Le Libraire Alain Ferraton 29331
258 Leekley 373
259 Leland Little Auctions 2522
260 Leonard and Company 1
261 LF Robinson 1304 701
262 Librairie Loeb Larocque 1212
263 Light Horse Auctions 169
264 Lion Heart Autographs 325
265 Littell 1141
266 Longs 11280
267 Ludewig 1220
268 Lyon and Turnbull 19575
269 MacManus 65020
270 Madigan 213
271 Maggs 259836
272 Maggs VI 542
273 Maître Bernard GALATEAU 0
274 Map World 422
275 Marc van de Wiele Auctions 20973
276 Marshall 1044
277 Mayfair Book Auctions 70
278 McLemore Auction Company 63
279 Mealys Auctioneers 13093
280 Merwin Clayton Sales Company 275505
281 Merwin Sales Company NY 0
282 Michaans Auctions 3108
283 Michael Brown 781
284 Michael Treloar 2237
285 Mid Hudson Auction Galleries 4473
286 Midland 64251
287 Minerva Auctions Roma 15229
288 Mirabaud-Mercier Auctioneers 1309
289 Montreal Book Auctions 9034
290 Moreshet Auctions 3018
291 Morphy Auctions 2299
292 Morton Casa de Subastas 14491
293 Mossgreen 948
294 MS Rare Books 34295
295 Murphy 3307
296 Nadeau's Auction Gallery 46
297 NAMagazines 255
298 National Art Galleries 1932 157
299 National Book Auctions 66576
300 Neal Auction Company 4356
301 New England Auctions 2142
302 New England Book Auctions 15928
303 Norris 4311
304 North American Auction Company 1635
305 Northeast Auctions 1898
306 Nosbüsch & Stucke 20069
307 Nye & Company Auctioneers 1018
308 OGER et CAMPER 720
309 OGER et DUMONT 100
310 OGER et SEMONT 531
311 Old World Auctions 56430
312 One Of A Kind Collectibles 0
313 OSENAT 6333
314 OShaughnessy 26643
315 Otto Lange 23114
316 Over & Above Online Auction and Estate Sales, LLC 463
317 Paige Auction 1092
318 Pandolfini 2077
319 Parke Bernet 242074
320 Paulo Adams Auction Service 118
321 PBA Galleries 165847
322 PC Petersburg 1786 to 1876 637
323 Pennypacker943 6707
324 Penrose 365
325 Philobiblon Auctions 2552
326 PIASA 40019
327 Picard Audap Solanet Velliet Teissedre 424
328 Pierre Berge and Associes 10930
329 Pilling 5532
330 Plaza Art Auction Galleries 129
331 PosterConnection Inc. 3697
332 Potomack Company 1935
333 Potter and Potter Auctions 21026
334 Poulin Antiques Auctions 1077
335 Profiles in History 28859
336 Purcell Auctioneers 7901
337 Quagga Rare Books and Art 437
338 Rachel Davis Fine Arts 10401
339 Rago Arts and Auctions 3079
340 Ralph Kristiansen 966
341 Randall and Windle 4447
342 Reiss and Sohn 59367
343 Remy Le Fur and Associes 197
344 RENAUD GIQUELLO ASSOCIES 374
345 Rice 2645
346 RJM Autographs and Antiques 630
347 RM Smythe 923
348 Robert Brown 163
349 Robert Hayman 9117
350 Robert Siegel Galleries 10538
351 Robinson 9390
352 Romantic Agony Book and Print Auctions 48643
353 Rosenbach 8252
354 Rossini 12304
355 Royka Auctioneers Appraisers 176
356 RR Auction 111790
357 RW Olivers 550
358 Sabin 106729
359 Sabin Handy Bib 995
360 Saffronart 0
361 Santa Fe Art Auction 96
362 Sawyer 34396
363 Scott & O'Shaughnessy 4087
364 Scribner 14048
365 Shapiro Auctioneers 5
366 Shapiro Auctions 184
367 Sheppards Irish Auction House 264
368 Siebert 1084
369 SJ Winslow Associates 5949
370 Skinner 22413
371 Soler Y Llach 9017
372 Soliday 5224
373 Sotheby Parke Bernet 15509
374 Sothebys 1057089
375 Southern 9651
376 Spink Shreves Galleries 1294
377 Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers 5051
378 Stephan Welz & Co. 589
379 Stockholms Auktionsverk 3174
380 Streeter 4423
381 Swaen Map Auction 10376
382 Swann Galleries 399455
383 Tajan 15049
384 Terry Part I 361
385 Terry Part II 370
386 Terry Part III 444
387 Tessier & Sarrou and Associates 634
388 The Antiquarian Book 57
389 The Written Word Autographs 4292
390 Thomas Scheler 116
391 Thomaston Place Auction Galleries 1981
392 Thomson Roddick Auctioneers & Valuers 585
393 Three Rivers Auction Company 437
394 TN Luther Books 35327
395 Tooveys 18952
396 Trafford Books 4128
397 Treadway Gallery 0
398 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books 16478
399 Trotting Hill Park Books 267
400 University Archives 4279
401 UP James 6491
402 Valley Auctions 453
403 Venator and Hanstein 28092
404 Vermot de Pas 26935
405 Vinson 112
406 Waddingtons 877
407 Walpole Galleries 53757
408 Watkins Americana 184
409 Waverly Auctions 24306
410 Webbs 546
411 William Allen 13871
412 William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals 2249
413 William Parkinson 505
414 William Salloch 11786
415 William Schab 4827
416 Winner's Auctions Ltd 3995
417 Winter Associates 1617
418 Witten 109
419 Woolley and Wallis 1128
420 Wright Howes 12365
421 Yeshiva Ahavas Torah Baranovich 355
422 Zamorano Eighty 80
423 Zisska and Kistner 22702
424 Zisska and Lacher 20171
425 Zisska and Schauer 28797
426 Zwiggelaar Auctions 0
  • <center><b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers<br>Rare Books & Literature Sale<br>December 10, 2019</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Archive of almost 500 Quaker letters written between leading members of the Society of Friends in Ireland between about 1770 and 1830. €10,000 to €15,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Heraldic Grants to the Delaval Family of Northumberland Manuscripts: 9 May 1761. Patent of Stephen Martin Leake. €2,000 to €3,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Unique Manuscript – Miniature Book by Seamus Heaney. Holograph manuscript copy by Heaney of his poem <i>Mad Sweeney’s Praise of Trees</i>. €2,000 to €3,000.
    <center><b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers<br>Rare Books & Literature Sale<br>December 10, 2019</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Yeats, Mangan and John McCall, with an ALS Yeats [W.B.]. <i>The Wanderings of Ossian and other Poems.</i> London, 1889. €2,000 to €3,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Heaney (Seamus). <i>Toome</i>, illustrated by Jane Proctor. National College of Art and Design 1980. Extremely rare Heaney title limited to 15 copies. €1,500 to €2,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Young (Ella). <i>Celtic Wonder Tales,</i> illustrated by Maud Gonne (four colour plates and other decorations). 1910. Signed by Gonne with an original sketch. €1,000 to €1,500.
    <center><b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers<br>Rare Books & Literature Sale<br>December 10, 2019</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> The Yeats Brothers “Jack & William” Yeats (Jack B.) RHA (1839-1922). An attractive small pencil portrait of his son Jack Yeats, aged perhaps 10-12, drawing of a bearded man on rear [with] a second drawing. €1,000 to €1500.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> 18th c. Manuscript Volumes on French Peerage Manuscript: “Recueil de tous les actes concernant les Ducs & Pairs de France… Depuis l’an 900 jusqu’en 1660.” €1,500 to €2,000.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Churchill (Winston Spencer). <i>The River War, An Historical Account of The Reconquest of the Soudan.</i> 2 vols. roy 8vo L. 1899. First Edn. €800 to €1200.
    <center><b>Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers<br>Rare Books & Literature Sale<br>December 10, 2019</b>
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Important Scientific Association Presentation Copy - Tyndall (John). <i>Heat considered as A Mode of Motion…</i> 1863. €600 to €800.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Receipt Signed by Chippewa Chiefs Document dated 24 May 1845 signed by five “Chippewa chiefs on the River Thames.” €400 to €600.
    <b>Fonsie Mealy, Dec. 10:</b> Bury (Lady Charlotte). <i>The Three Great Sanctuaries of Tuscany, Valombrosa, Camaldoli, Laverna.</i> Lg. oblong folio L. (J. Murray) 1833. First Edn. €250 to €350.
  • <b>Sotheby’s: English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations.<br>Online now through December 10
    <b>Sotheby’s, now to Dec. 10:</b> Adam Smith. <i>The Wealth of Nations</i>. First edition, 1776. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, now to Dec. 10:</b> William Shakespeare. <i>Comedies, Histories, Tragedies</i>. 1632, the Second Folio. £70,000 to £100,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, now to Dec. 10:</b> The Saint Albans Chronicle.] <i>Here begynneth a shorte & a breue table on these cronycles.</i> Westminster : Wynkyn de Worde, 1497. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s: English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations.<br>Online now through December 10
    <b>Sotheby’s, now to Dec. 10:</b> E.H. Shepherd. “A Very Grand Thing – The Trouble at Owl’s House”. Original ink and watercolour. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, now to Dec. 10:</b> Charles Darwin. <i>On the Origin of Species</i>. First edition, 1859. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, now to Dec. 10:</b> William Blake. <i>Illustrations of the Book of Job.</i> 1825 [but 1826]. £10,000 to £15,000.
  • <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>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> AN EARLY DUTCH POCKET GLOBE ATTRIBUTED TO WILLEM BLAEU, AFTER C.1618. £70,000 to £100,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> BLAEU, Johannes (1596-1673). £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> BLAEU, Johannes. <i>Theatrum Statuum Regiae Celsitudinis Sabaudiae Ducis, Pedemontii principis, ... pars prima, exhibens Pedemontium ...</i> Amsterdam, 1682. £70,000 to £100,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> DUDLEY, Sir Robert, self-styled Duke of Northumberland and Earl of Warwick. <i>Arcano del Mare.</i> Florence, 1661. £500,000 to £700,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> The Mainz Psalter: <i>Psalterium Benedictinum cum canticis et hymnis,</i> for Bursfeld use. [Mainz:] Johann Fust and Peter Schoeffer, 29 August 1459. £5,000 to £10,000.
  • <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> ALBUM AMICORUM OF SCHELOMITH FLAUM. Autograph album containing drawings, autograph quotations and signatures from over 47 contributors, India, Europe, America, Israel and elsewhere, 1923–50. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> FLEMING, Ian (1908–1964). <i>Live and Let Die.</i> London: Jonathan Cape, 1954. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> HISTORY OF CINEMA. Animal Farm (1954), an animation archive from the Halas and Batchelor studios, [c.1954]. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> LE HAY, Jacques – [Charles de FERRIOL]. <i>Recueil de Cent Estampes representant differentes Nations du Levant...</i> Paris, 1714. [With:] <i>Explication des cents Estampes.</i> Paris, 1715. £25,000 to £35,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> THE LAST JUDGEMENT, historiated initial 'A' on a leaf from an Antiphonal on vellum illuminated by Nikolaus Bertschi [Augsburg, first quarter 16th century]. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> VALTURIUS, Robertus (1413–1484). <i>De re militari.</i> [Verona:] Johannes Nicolai de Verona, 1472. £170,000 to £250,000.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Currier & Ives, <i>The Mississippi in Time of Peace,</i> hand-colored lithograph, 1865. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Hartmann Schedel, <i>Liber Cronicarum...,</i> Nuremberg, 1493. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Claudius Ptolemaeus, <i>Geographicae Enarrationis Libri Octo,</i> Lyons, 1535. $20,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Thomas Jefferys, <i>The American Atlas,</i> London, 1776-77. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> John Speed, <i>A Prospect of the Most Famous Parts of the World,</i> 20 miniature maps, London, 1665. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> <i>Biblia Das ist: Die Gantze Heilige Schrifft Durch D. Martin Luther Verteutscht,</i> illustrated cartographic Bible, Basel, 1665. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Early Hawaiian-language school geography, Lahainaluna Seminary, 1840. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Cornelis de Jode, <i>Africae Vera Forma, et Situs,</i> Antwerp, 1593. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Maria Vincenzo Coronelli, <i>America Settentrionale Colle Nuove Scoperte Sin All Anno,</i> Venice, 1688. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Christoph Volkamer, <i>Nürnbergische Hesperides,</i> Nuremberg, 1708-1714. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Johann Bayer, <i>Uranometria, Omnium Asterismorum Continens Schemata...,</i> 51 celestial charts, c. 1603. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Dec 17:</b> Manuscript map of Commodore Perry’s Black Ship squadron at Edo Bay, with manuscript sketchbook, ink & watercolor, Japan, c. 1853. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>Comedies, Histories and Tragedies. Published according to the true Originall Copies.</i> The second Impression. London, 1632. £120,000 to £180,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> [GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von (1749–1832)]. <i>Das Römische Carneval.</i> Berlin and Gotha, 1789. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> [SHAKESPEARE, William]. Manuscript part for a contemporary analogue to <i>Henry IV,</i> part I, n.p. [perhaps Oxford or London], n.d. [c.1580s – before c.1620]. £25,000 to £35,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von (1749–1832). <i>Faust. Ein Fragment... Ächte Ausgabe.</i> Leipzig: Georg Joachim Göschen, 1790. £3,000 to £5,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>The Tragedy of Hamlet Prince of Denmark. As it is now Acted at his Highness the Duke of York's Theatre.</i> London, 1683. £60,000 to £90,000.
    <b>Christie’s London, Dec. 11:</b> [GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von (1749–1832)]. <i>Die Leiden des jungen Werthers.</i> Leipzig: Weygand, 1774. £15,000 to £20,000.
  • <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>Printed Books, Maps & Autographs<br>December 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Melville (Herman). <i>White Jacket; or, the World in a Man-of-War,</i> 1st edition, London, 1850. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Bracton (Henry de). <i>De legibus et consuetudinibus Angliae,</i> 1st edition, 1569. Ex libris Sir Daniel Dun (c.1545-1617). £3,000 to £5,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Edgar (Thomas). <i>The Lawes Resolutions of Womens Rights,</i> 1st edition, 1632. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>Printed Books, Maps & Autographs<br>December 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Donne (John). <i>Poems,</i> 3rd edition, 1639. Ex libris Sir Geoffrey Keynes (1887-1982). £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Mandeville (Bernard). <i>The Fable of the Bees,</i> 1st edition, 1714. Rare inspiration for the Wealth of Nations. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Honter (Johannes, & others). <i>De Cosmographiae rudimentis,</i> Basel, 1561. Ex libris Georg Joachim Rheticus (1514-1574). £5,000 to £8,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>Printed Books, Maps & Autographs<br>December 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Lincoln (Abraham). Military commission signed, Washington, 1864, and related documents. £3,000 to £5,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Faraday (Michael). Iron filings diagram on waxed blue paper, c.1850. £500 to £800.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Felixmüller (Conrad). <i>ABC,</i> 1st edition, Dresden, 1925. One of 10 hand-coloured copies. Ex libris Eduard Rosenbaum (1887-1979). £3,000 to £5,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>Printed Books, Maps & Autographs<br>December 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Kelmscott Press. <i>The Order of Chivalry,</i> 1893. One of 225 copies; presentation copy from Sydney Cockerell. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Joyce (James). <i>Anna Livia Plurabelle,</i> 1st edition, New York, 1928. One of 50 special copies on green paper. £1,000 to £1,500
    <b>Dominic Winter, Dec. 11:</b> Orwell (George). <i>Homage to Catalonia,</i> 1st edition, 1938. £2,500 to £3,300
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