• <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> FIRE OF LONDON. A True Pourtraict with a Brief Description Of that Deplorable Fire of London.<br>US$ 6,000 - 8,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MATHER, INCREASE. A Brief History of the Warr With the Indians in New-England. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> SALEM WITCH TRIALS. Manuscript Document variously signed. US$ 8,000 - 12,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> REVERE, PAUL. The Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King-Street Boston. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DRURY, JOTHAM. PLANNING THE BOSTON TEA PARTY. Autograph Document Signed. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> LEXINGTON AND CONCORD. Bloody Butchery by the British Troops. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. The New-England Chronicle. US$ 50,000 - 70,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> CORINTH, MISSISSIPPI IN 1862. Albumen print photograph. US$ 1,000 - 1,500.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION. By the President of the United States. US$ 15,000 - 20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> [EDISON, THOMAS ALVA. 1847-1931.] Engraved $1 Bill, Endorsed and Signed by Charles L. Clarke on face. US$ 8,000 - 12,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> BASEBALL. Boston Union Athletic Exhibition Company Grounds. US$ 15,000 - 25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> CASSIDY, BUTCH. Carte-de-visite police photograph.<br>US$ 20,000 - 30,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> [BUFFALO BILL.] <i>The Great Train Hold-Up & Bandit Hunters of the Union Pacific</i>. US$ 3,000 - 5,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MCCLELLAND, GEORGE WILLIAM. Eniac-Birth Certificate of Computer Age. 1880-1955. Typed Letter Signed. US$ 6,000 - 8,000.
  • <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Great Gatsby. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925.First edition, first issue in a near fine jacket.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Ernest Hemingway. The Sun Also Rises. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926. First edition, first issue.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Jack Kerouac. On the Road. New York: Viking, 1957. First edition, presentation copy.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>JRR Tolkien. The Hobbit. London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., 1937. First edition, fine copy in jacket.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Vladimir Nabokov. Lolita. Paris: the Olympia Press, 1955. First edition presentation copy inscribed on the half-title.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Tennessee Williams. A Streetcar Named Desire. Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1947. Inscribed by Tennesee Williams and Director Elia Kazan with additional inscriptions or signatures by all the cast members.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>T.S. Eliot. The Waste Land. Richmond, Surrey: Printed and published by Leonard and Virignia Woolf, 1923. First English edition, nscribed to Eliot’s patroness Lady Mary Lilian Rothermere.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Ernest Hemingway. Three Stories and Ten Poems. Paris: Contact Publishing Co., 1923. A mint first edition presentation copy of Hemingway’s landmark first book.
    <b>Sotheby's New York, 1 April 2014: </b> A Modern Library: The Gordon Waldorf Collection.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>William Faulkner. Light in August. New York: Harrison Smith & Robert Haas, 1932. First edition inscribed to Myrtle Ramey.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>James Joyce. Ulysses. Paris: Shakespeare & Co, 1922. First edition, one of 150 press-numbered copies on vergé d’Arches.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>F. Scott Fitzgerald. This Side of Paradise. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1920. First edition with jacket in fine condition.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Dashiell Hammett. The Thin Man. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, MCMXXXIV. First American edition. A presentation copy inscribed.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Raymond Chandler. Farewell, My Lovely. New York: Knopf, 1940. First edition presentation copy, being a copy that Chandler originally retained, inscribed on the front endpaper.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>J.D. Salinger. The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1951. First edition.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Anthony Burgess. A Clockwork Orange. London: Heinemann, 1962. First edition and a rare presentation copy inscribed by the author.
  • <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> DALI, BRETON, V. HUGO and GALA. <i>Surrealist portrait of Lenin</i>. 1932. Cadavre exquis signed by all four. On a postcard addressed to René Char. Estimate €15,000-20,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> CELINE. <i>Voyage au bout de la nuit</i>. One of 20 copies on vélin d’Arches, inscribed to Roland Saucier and a binding by A. Cerutti. Estimate €80,000-120,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> PROUST. <i>Autograph letter to Gaston Gallimard</i>, about the Jeunes filles en fleurs and his dreyffusian past. December 21, 1919. 4 pages. Estimate €10,000-15,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> REVERDY. <i>La Lucarne ovale. 1916</i>. First edition. One of 6 copies on Japan paper. Binding by Jean de Gonet. With a letter by Pierre Albert-Birot. Estimate €28,000-35,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> STENDHAL. <i>Histoire de la Peinture en Italie</i>. 1817. First edition, inscribed to count Kosakowsky.<br>Estimate €20,000-30,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> BAUDELAIRE. Théophile Gautier. 1859. Exceptional copy with contemporary binding, inscribed to Edouard Manet.<br>Estimate €40,000-60,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> OVIDIUS. [<i>Complete works</i>]. Venice, Aldus, 1502-1503. 17th cent. vellum. Estimate €3,000-5,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> GIEGHER. <i>Le Tre trattati</i>. Padova, 1639. Contemporary binding. Estimate €8,000-12,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> ROLEWINCK. <i>Fasciculus temporum</i>. Lyon, Huss, 1496. From the Seillières collection. Estimate €4,000-6,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> AMUS. <i>32 autograph letters to Liliane Choucroun</i>. 1936-1952.<br>Estimate €60,000-80,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> LA FONTAINE. <i>Fables</i>. 1668. Morocco by Bedford. First collective edition. Estimate €6,000-8,000
    <b>Sotheby's Paris on 19 June 2014:</b> ROUAULT. <i>Cirque de l’étoile filante</i>. Ambroise Vollard, 1938. Fine binding by Creuzevault. Copy on Japon Impérial. Estimate €30,000-50,000
  • <b>19th Century Shop</b>. 30th anniversary catalogue of landmark rare books, autographs and manuscripts, and historical photographs of all ages.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. <i>The Federalist</i> (1788). An important association copy in original boards, untrimmed.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Isaac Newton. <i>Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica</i> (1687).
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Important Age of Discovery manuscript (1512) with Christopher Columbus content.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Shakespeare's <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies</i> (1632).
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. John Rockefeller. Ambrotype, the earliest known photograph of Rockefeller.
    <b>19th Century Shop</b>. Muybridge, <i>Animal Locomotion</i> (1887) subscriber's copy.

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1 #2345 Swann Galleries The Vernacular Eye: Photographic Albums, Snapshots & Objects April 17, 2014 April 18, 2014 297 220 74.07% USD 1.0 506,600.00 749,000.00 1,198,100.00 748,801.00 748,801.00 62.50%
2 #201416 Heritage Auctions Rare Books - Internet bidstart 4/10 April 17, 2014 April 18, 2014 565 502 88.85% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 37,504.25 37,504.25 Inf%
3 #36116 Bloomsbury Auctions Antiquarian Books April 17, 2014 April 18, 2014 419 294 70.17% GBP 1.68 123,550.00 174,500.00 264,130.00 198,941.00 334,220.88 75.32%
4 #5279 Christies Prints and Multiples April 16, 2014 April 16, 2014 316 211 66.77% GBP 1.68 406,600.00 596,400.00 872,400.00 678,005.00 1,132,268.35 77.72%
5 #21583 Bonhams Grosvenor School and Avant Garde British Printing April 15, 2014 April 16, 2014 107 64 59.81% GBP 1.68 550,500.00 800,200.00 1,195,000.00 895,336.00 1,495,211.12 74.92%
6 #21656 Bonhams Marine April 15, 2014 April 16, 2014 5 4 80.00% GBP 1.68 3,300.00 4,400.00 5,600.00 4,500.00 7,515.00 80.36%
7 #21870 Bonhams The Scottish Sale April 15, 2014 April 16, 2014 46 38 82.61% GBP 1.68 20,650.00 30,150.00 36,300.00 37,872.00 63,246.24 104.33%
8 #1416b Bruun Rasmussen Modern and Contemporary Prints April 15, 2014 April 16, 2014 52 43 82.69% EUR 1.38 18,360.00 21,795.00 33,570.00 25,153.75 34,712.17 74.93%
9 #1416a Bruun Rasmussen Old Master Prints April 14, 2014 April 16, 2014 6 5 83.33% EUR 1.38 1,605.00 2,070.00 2,470.00 1,880.00 2,594.41 76.11%
10 #161415 Heritage Auctions Movie Posters - Internet Bidstart 4/6 April 13, 2014 April 14, 2014 419 415 99.05% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 39,776.63 39,776.63 Inf%
11 #121415 Heritage Auctions Comics -Internet bidstart 4/6 April 13, 2014 April 14, 2014 693 681 98.27% USD 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 150,603.97 150,603.97 Inf%
12 #41314 Clars Auction Gallery Prints and Photographs, Day 2 April 13, 2014 April 16, 2014 90 71 78.89% USD 1.0 43,800.00 70,400.00 99,500.00 57,596.00 57,596.00 57.89%
13 #41214 Clars Auction Gallery Prints and Photographs April 12, 2014 April 16, 2014 189 158 83.60% USD 1.0 33,100.00 57,000.00 75,650.00 41,590.50 41,590.50 54.98%
14 #103 F Galerie Bassenge Modern Literature and Prints April 12, 2014 April 18, 2014 958 571 59.60% EUR 1.38 296,250.00 296,250.00 463,620.00 376,481.25 519,544.12 81.20%
15 #103 D Galerie Bassenge Literature of the 17th - 19th Century April 11, 2014 April 18, 2014 507 247 48.72% EUR 1.38 99,300.00 99,300.00 198,543.00 122,362.50 168,860.25 61.63%
16 #103 E Galerie Bassenge Autographs April 11, 2014 April 18, 2014 373 216 57.91% EUR 1.38 116,030.00 116,030.00 284,030.00 160,850.00 221,973.00 56.63%
17 #36125 Bloomsbury Auctions Modern Literature April 11, 2014 April 12, 2014 217 199 91.71% GBP 1.68 131,800.00 187,040.00 206,490.00 242,710.00 406,502.88 117.54%
18 #1488 Freemans Posters, Maps and other Graphics April 11, 2014 April 12, 2014 227 171 75.33% USD 1.0 58,540.00 92,500.00 144,740.00 78,662.00 78,662.00 54.35%
19 #5267 Christies Travel, Science and Natural History April 10, 2014 April 12, 2014 166 93 56.02% GBP 1.68 292,200.00 446,100.00 730,700.00 548,439.00 921,377.52 75.06%
20 #103 A Galerie Bassenge Geography April 10, 2014 April 18, 2014 259 134 51.74% EUR 1.38 126,080.00 126,080.00 268,870.00 154,625.00 213,382.50 57.51%
21 #398 Cowans Auctions Americana - Prints, Ephemera April 10, 2014 April 14, 2014 21 19 90.48% USD 1.0 12,150.00 16,825.00 17,475.00 18,807.00 18,807.00 107.62%
22 #103 B Galerie Bassenge Rare Books April 10, 2014 April 18, 2014 367 163 44.41% EUR 1.38 110,443.00 110,443.00 212,233.00 163,350.00 225,423.00 76.97%
23 #103 C Galerie Bassenge Incunabula April 10, 2014 April 18, 2014 271 147 54.24% EUR 1.38 209,640.00 209,640.00 340,350.00 266,650.00 367,977.00 78.35%
24 #36141 Bloomsbury Auctions Bibliophile April 10, 2014 April 12, 2014 390 267 68.46% GBP 1.68 45,500.00 64,650.00 110,940.00 62,628.00 105,215.04 56.45%
25 #530 PBA Galleries Fine Books April 10, 2014 April 12, 2014 705 408 57.87% USD 1.0 140,560.00 214,820.00 374,200.00 129,336.00 129,336.00 34.56%
26 #1487 Freemans Rare Books and Manuscripts April 10, 2014 April 12, 2014 539 480 89.05% USD 1.0 205,460.00 323,650.00 402,130.00 380,349.00 380,349.00 94.58%
27 #26655 Rossini Prints and Photographs April 9, 2014 April 12, 2014 18 8 44.44% EUR 1.38 9,480.00 16,320.00 34,670.00 15,869.45 22,058.53 45.77%
28 #18532 Kapandji Morhange Books April 9, 2014 April 12, 2014 434 363 83.64% EUR 1.38 121,690.00 199,220.00 331,960.00 321,141.60 446,386.86 96.74%
29 #41939 Carlsen Gallery Spring Sale - Prints April 6, 2014 April 17, 2014 12 12 100.00% USD 1.0 2,350.00 5,600.00 5,600.00 6,399.75 6,399.75 114.28%
30 #18389 De Baecque and Associes Information at a Glance twentieth century # 5 - Contemporary Art and Design - Prints and Photographs April 5, 2014 April 12, 2014 74 37 50.00% EUR 1.38 9,500.00 12,750.00 37,450.00 14,696.91 20,428.74 39.24%
31 #37 Kedem Auction Books, Manuscripts and Rabbinic Letters April 2, 2014 April 14, 2014 425 297 69.88% USD 1.0 158,620.00 158,620.00 285,540.00 288,852.00 288,852.00 101.16%
32 #25971 Audap and Mirabaud Jacques Faizant April 1, 2014 April 12, 2014 323 267 82.66% EUR 1.38 44,970.00 58,900.00 73,350.00 55,531.66 77,188.86 75.71%
33 #2489 Ferraton Posters, Photographs and Prints March 29, 2014 April 15, 2014 467 403 86.30% EUR 1.38 45,345.00 68,855.00 78,790.00 122,956.25 170,909.22 156.06%
34 #26399 Ader Photo Books March 28, 2014 April 15, 2014 358 170 47.49% EUR 1.38 66,770.00 89,830.00 184,280.00 91,001.00 126,491.39 49.38%
35 #1201b Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Books - Day 2 March 28, 2014 April 15, 2014 178 110 61.80% GBP 1.68 2,590.00 3,260.00 7,680.00 5,996.02 10,013.37 78.07%
36 #701 Morton Casa de Subastas Antiquarian Books and Documents March 27, 2014 April 15, 2014 343 185 53.94% MXN 0.08 1,176,000.00 1,522,000.00 2,561,500.00 1,664,325.00 133,146.00 64.97%
37 #1201a Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers Books - Day 1 March 27, 2014 April 15, 2014 629 464 73.77% GBP 1.68 20,390.00 25,740.00 39,210.00 34,555.58 57,707.84 88.13%
38 #700d JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs IV. Music March 26, 2014 April 15, 2014 233 180 77.25% EUR 1.38 330,240.00 330,240.00 491,170.00 535,560.40 744,428.96 109.04%
39 #700e JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs V. Theatre and Film March 26, 2014 April 15, 2014 12 7 58.33% EUR 1.38 2,720.00 2,720.00 4,250.00 3,955.60 5,498.28 93.07%
40 #700f JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs VI. History March 26, 2014 April 15, 2014 318 237 74.53% EUR 1.38 194,670.00 194,670.00 242,330.00 284,002.80 394,763.86 117.20%
41 #700b JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs II. Science March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 163 132 80.98% EUR 1.38 142,100.00 142,100.00 183,050.00 203,533.60 282,911.72 111.19%
42 #700c JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs III. Fine Arts March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 85 64 75.29% EUR 1.38 57,700.00 57,700.00 67,480.00 98,031.60 136,263.95 145.28%
43 #700a JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung Autographs I. Literature March 25, 2014 April 15, 2014 391 346 88.49% EUR 1.38 671,820.00 671,820.00 713,420.00 1,201,667.20 1,670,317.46 168.44%
44 #18664 Binoche et Giquello Ancient and Modern Books February 26, 2014 April 14, 2014 266 158 59.40% EUR 1.38 228,350.00 283,500.00 456,200.00 375,484.40 521,923.30 82.31%
45 #36 Kedem Auction Objects - Manuscripts, Books, Prints February 26, 2014 April 14, 2014 45 37 82.22% USD 1.0 14,750.00 14,750.00 25,000.00 32,988.00 32,988.00 131.95%
46 #698 Morton Casa de Subastas Books and Documents February 26, 2014 April 15, 2014 254 135 53.15% MXN 0.08 1,094,000.00 1,386,500.00 2,589,500.00 1,354,860.00 108,388.80 52.32%
47 #17794 De Baecque and Associes Autographs and Documents January 30, 2014 April 12, 2014 204 112 54.90% EUR 1.38 71,460.00 101,910.00 162,050.00 118,033.80 164,067.03 72.84%
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Miniature of Légende de la Vie de Sainte Catherine, illuminated manuscript, Bruges, later 15th century. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> John Milton, <i>Paradise Lost</i>, first edition work of binder James Scott, Glasgow, 1770. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Giacomo Berengario da Carpi, <i>Isagogae breves et exactissimae in anatomiam</i>..., pre-Vesalian anatomical textbook, Strassburg, 1530.<br>$15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Joseph Fox, <i>The Natural History of the Human Teeth</i>, first edition, London, 1803. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Guido Guidi, <i>Chirurgia è Graeco in Latinum</i>..., first edition in Latin, Paris, 1544. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Paolo Mascagni, <i>Anatomia Universale</i>, Florence, 1833. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Anatomes totius, aere insculpta delineatio</i>, first Jacques Grévin edition, Paris, 1565.<br>$2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Anatomia</i>, woodcut text illustrations throughout, Venice, 1604. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Thomas Willis, <i>Crebri anatome. Cui accessit</i>..., first Octavo edition, London, 1664. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • Whitmore Rare Books: Offering literary first editions and other books of merit. Catalogues available by request.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Dickens. A Christmas Carol. First edition, first issue in exceptional condition. $28,500.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Fine books, collections and libraries purchased. Call to discuss.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Capote. Breakfast at Tiffany’s. First edition, rarely seen in fine condition. $4,250.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Offering literary first editions and other books of merit. Catalogues available by request.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Grimm. German Popular Stories. First edition, first issue beautifully bound by Riviere. $12,500.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Fine books, collections and libraries purchased. Call to discuss.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Plato. Opera. Second edition, Venice 1491. First obtainable edition of Plato’s works. $50,000.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Offering literary first editions and other books of merit. Catalogues available by request.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Kent (illustrator). Moby Dick. Unopened subscriber’s copy, inscribed by Rockwell Kent. $12,500.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Fine books, collections and libraries purchased. Call to discuss.
    Whitmore Rare Books: Hemingway. For Whom the Bell Tolls. First edition, rarely seen in fine condition. $8,500.
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