Old World Auctions: Maps, 139, Glen Allen

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Auction Report
Auction Date
02/15/2012 - 02/15/2012
Page Size: 806 items in 11 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Daniel MeisnerLibellus Novus Politicus Emblematicus Civitalum Pars Septima1638USD 140.00 - 180.00USD 92.00
2Henricus HondiusLe Nouveau Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas Tome Second1642USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 345.00
3Pierre DuValLe Monde ou la Geographie Universelle Contenant les Descriptions, les Cartes, et le Blason, des Principaux Pais du Monde1682USD 110.00 - 140.00USD 92.00
4Allain Manesson Mallet[Lot of 2] Description de l'Univers1685USD 160.00 - 220.00USD 138.00
5Henry Abraham ChatelainAtlas Historique Tome II1710USD 250.00 - 325.00USD 207.00
6Ptolemy/Mercator[Lot of 6] Orbis Antiqui Tabulae Geographicae Secundum Cl. Ptolemaeum, cum Indice Philologico Absolutissimo...1730USD 350.00 - 450.00USD 207.00
7Nicholas de FerAtlas ou Recueil de Cartes Geographiques1746USD 220.00 - 300.00USD 373.75
8Thomas Cadell ICaptain James Cook, F.R.S.1777USD 200.00 - 250.00USD 172.50
9John TallisThe Illustrated Atlas, and Modern History of the World Geographical, Political, Commercial & Statistical...1851USD 180.00 - 220.00USD 253.00
10Victor LevasseurAtlas National Illustre des 86 Departements et des Possessions de la France...1854USD 120.00 - 150.00USD 103.50
11Anonymous[Frontispiece]1600USD 160.00 - 200.00USD 373.75
12John SpeedThe Atchievement of Our Soveraigne King Charles the IId...1676USD 200.00 - 240.00USD 575.00
13Cornelis de Bruyn[Reizen door de vermaardste Deelen]1698USD 160.00 - 200.00USD 138.00
14Ortelius/GalleSpectandum Dedit Ortelius Mortalib. Orbem, Orbi Spectandum Galleus Ortelium1579USD 275.00 - 350.00USD 316.25
15Leonard SchenkMre. Jean Law Coner. du Roy en Tous Ces Conils. Controleur Gnal des Finances en 17201720USD 140.00 - 180.00USD 138.00
16Willem Blaeu[Lot of 5] Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula [and] Americae Nova Tabula [and] Africae Nova Descriptio [and] Asia Noviter Delineata... [and] Europa Recens Descripta1630USD 47,000.00 - 55,000.00USD 39,100.00
17Eustache HerissonLa Mappe-Monde [and] Carte Generale de L'Europe [and] Carte Generale de L'Asie [and] Carte Generale de L'Afrique [and] Carte Generale de L'Amerique1809USD 1,400.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,150.00
18Jacques Benigne Bossuet[Lot of 2] Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale du Globe Terrestre, Representee en Deux Plan-Hemispheres [and] Amerique1755USD 275.00 - 375.00Not Sold
19Homann HeirsEuropa Poly Glotta... [on sheet with] Asia Poly-Glotta... [and] America cum Supplementis Poly-Glottis [and] Africa Poly-Glotta1741USD 1,100.00 - 1,400.00USD 747.50
20Sebastian MunsterTypus Universalis1545USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
21RuscelliCarta Marina Nuova Tavola1574USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 575.00
22Rumold MercatorOrbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio1587USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 4,312.50
23Matthias von Kinckelbach QuadTypus Orbis Terrarum, ad Imitationem Universalis Gerhardi Mercatoris...1597USD 1,900.00 - 2,300.00USD 1,610.00
24Franz Ritter[World]1613USD 4,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
25Henricus HondiusNova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula1630USD 12,000.00 - 15,000.00Not Sold
26Willem BlaeuNova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula1635USD 20,000.00 - 24,000.00USD 14,375.00
27Nicolas VisscherOrbis Terrarum Typus de Integro in Plurimis Emendatus, Auctus, et Icunculis Illustratus1660USD 2,300.00 - 2,750.00USD 1,725.00
28N. Sanson/MarietteMappe-Monde ou Carte Generale du Globe Terrestre Representee en Deux Plan-Hemispheres...1669USD 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
29Frederick de WitNova Orbis Tabula, in Lucem Edita1670USD 4,750.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,887.50
30Johannes CloppenburgTypus Orbis Terrarum1673USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
31DuVal/BeerTypus Orbis Terrarum1681USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 253.00
32Alexis-Hubert JaillotMappe-Monde Geo-Hydrographique, ou Description Generale du Globe Terrestre et Aquatique en Deux Plans-Hemispheres...1691USD 3,500.00 - 4,250.00Not Sold
33Johannes Zahn[Lot of 2] Facies Una Hemisphaerii Terrestris [and] Facies Altera Hemisphaerii Terrestris1696USD 3,750.00 - 4,500.00Not Sold
34SchererIter S. Francisci Xaverii Ex Europa in India, & Iaponiam1700USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,150.00
35Daniel de la FeuilleMapemonde Planisphere ou Carte Generale du Monde1705USD 150.00 - 180.00USD 230.00
36Giuseppe RosaccioOrbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio1713USD 550.00 - 700.00USD 345.00
37Nicholas de FerMappe-Monde ou Carte Generale de la Terre, Dressee sur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences...1717USD 650.00 - 850.00USD 402.50
38Daniel StoopendaalWerelt Caert1719USD 1,000.00 - 1,300.00USD 862.50
39Henry Abraham ChatelainMappemonde ou Description Generale du Globe Terrestre1720USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 632.50
40AnonymousMappe Monde ou Description Generale du Globe Terrestre Suivant les Observations de Messieurs de l Academie Royale des Sciences1735USD 190.00 - 220.00USD 138.00
41Jan Van Jagen[World]1741USD 1,300.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
42Didier Robert de VaugondyOrbis Vetus in utraque Continente juxta Mentem Sansonianam Distinctus, nec non Observationibus Astronomicis Redactus...1752USD 800.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
43AnonymousA New Map of the World, on Mercators Projection1760USD 100.00 - 130.00USD 126.50
44Abraham ReesThe World on Mercators Projection1806USD 120.00 - 150.00USD 86.25
45Victor LevasseurPlanisphere1848USD 200.00 - 230.00USD 126.50
46John TallisThe World on Mercators Projection Shewing the Voyages of Captain Cook Round the World1851USD 160.00 - 200.00USD 207.00
47John TallisThe World on Mercator's Projection1851USD 180.00 - 220.00USD 149.50
48Sebastian MunsterTypus Orbis A Ptol. Descriptus1545USD 1,000.00 - 1,200.00USD 776.25
49Abraham OrteliusAevi Veteris, Typus Geographicus1590USD 1,200.00 - 1,400.00USD 1,035.00
50Jan JanssonTabula Itineraria ex Illustri Peutingerorum Bibliotheca...1652USD 3,000.00 - 3,750.00Not Sold
51BuffonCarte des Deux Regions Polaires...1778USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 172.50
52Mercator/HondiusPolus Arcticus cum Vicinis Regionibus1609USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 373.75
53Jean BoisseauPole Arctique ou Terres du Septentrion1643USD 275.00 - 350.00USD 230.00
54Willem BlaeuRegiones Sub Polo Arctico1649USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,035.00
55Jan JanssonNova et Accurata Poli Arctici et Terrarum Circum Iacentium Descriptio1684USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 690.00
56Vicenzo Maria Coronelli[Globe Gore - North Pole]1695USD 1,400.00 - 1,800.00Not Sold
57Jocob Keizer & Jan De LatDe Noord Pool waar in Aangetoont Werd alle de Nieuwe Landen tot op Heeden toe Ondekt [on sheet with] De Eilanden van Sangir Sjauw en Pangasare1747USD 160.00 - 200.00USD 126.50
58AnonymousLe Globe Celeste Represente en Deux Plans-Hemispheres...1740USD 250.00 - 325.00USD 207.00
59Doppelmayr/HomannHemisphaerium Coeli Boreale in quo Fixarum Loca Secundum Eclipticae Ductum ad Anum 1730...1742USD 1,500.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,265.00
60Jean C. Back[Lot of 4] Premiere Partie de l'Hemisphere Celeste Septentrional [with] Seconde Partie de l'Hemisphere Celeste Septentrional [and] Premiere Partie de l'Hemisphere Celeste Austral [and] Seconde Partie de l'Hemisphere Celeste Austral1743USD 425.00 - 500.00USD 345.00
61[Lot of 2 - Celestial Charts]1795USD 140.00 - 180.00USD 115.00
62Elijah H. BurrittAtlas, Designed to Illustrate the Geography of the Heavens...1835USD 325.00 - 400.00USD 276.00
63Cellarius/Schenk & ValckPlanisphaerium Copernicanum sive Systema Universi Totius Creati ex Hypothesi Copernicana in Plano Exhibitum1708USD 1,600.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,840.00
64Cellarius/Schenk & ValckPlanisphaerium Arateum sive Compages Orbium Mundanorum ex Hypothesi Aratea in Plano Expressa1708USD 1,600.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,380.00
65[Lot of 2 - Wilson & Sons Thirteen-Inch Terrestrial and Celestial Globes]1831USD 30,000.00 - 35,000.00USD 25,875.00
66Weber Costello Co.[8-inch Terrestrial Globe]1930USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 575.00
67Johann Schoner Professor of Mathematics at Nuremberg - A Reproduction of His Globe of 1523 Long Lost...1888USD 275.00 - 350.00USD 230.00
68Sebastian Munster[Monsters] Meerwunder und Seltzame Thier / wie die in den Mitnachtigen Landern / im Meer und auff dem Landt Gefunden Werden1550USD 950.00 - 1,100.00USD 1,035.00
69Giovanni Paolo Galluci[Lot of 2 - Volvelles]1657USD 200.00 - 250.00USD 86.25
70A. KircherFigura II. Machina Anemica [on sheet with] Figura III1676USD 80.00 - 100.00USD 103.50
71SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful KnowledgeA Map of the Principal Rivers Shewing Their Courses, Countries, and Comparative Lengths1834USD 150.00 - 180.00USD 115.00
72George Morrill[World]1910USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 373.75
73Carl Ferdinand WeilandVergleichende Urbersicht der Binnen-Meere und Ausgezeichneten Seen der Oestlichen Hemisphaere / Vergleichende Urbersicht der Binnen-Meere und Ausgezeichneten Seen der Westlichen Hemisphaere1833USD 250.00 - 325.00USD 149.50
74McLoughlin Bros.[Puzzle Map] A New Dissected Map of the United States1887USD 325.00 - 400.00Not Sold
75AnonymousAfbeeldinge van 't Zeer Vermaarde Eiland Geks-Kop…1720USD 475.00 - 600.00Not Sold
  • <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 $5,000.
  • <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> FIRE OF LONDON. A True Pourtraict with a Brief Description Of that Deplorable Fire of London.<br>US$ 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.
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