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Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
01/16/2014 - 01/16/2014
Page Size: 559 items in 23 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Abert, James W.Report of the Secretary of War, communicating...a report and map of the examination of New Mexico, made by Lieutenant J.W. Abert, of the topographical corps.Washington1848USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,560.00
2Hanson'sHanson's Trapnested Pedigreed Leghonrs. Holders of World Egg Records, Highest in Individual Production and Flock AverageCorvallis, Oregon[1933]USD 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
3Merton, ThomasThe Alaskan Journal of Thomas MertonIsla Vista, CA[1988]USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 390.00
4Three U.S. Geological Survey Bulletins on AlaskaWashington, D.C.1908-24USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
5Turner, L.M.Contributions to the Natural History of Alaska: Results of Investigations made chiefly in the Yukon District and the Aleutian Islands...Washington1886USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 132.00
6Albert-Montemont, M.Voyage en AmArique par Christophe Colomb - Fernand Cortez - Pizarre - Cabral - Humboldt - Basil-Hall - Mistress Trolope - Ross - Parry - Franklin - Bulloch - Watterton - Head - Walsh.Paris1854USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
7Proceedings of a General Court Martial for the Trial of Major General ArnoldNew York1865USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 156.00
8Arriola, Hermina F.Original oil on canvas of a mining scene, likely Mexico or California1880USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
9BarbA-Marbois, FrancoisHistoire de la Louisiane et de la Cession de Cett Colonie par la France aux Atats-Unis de l'Amerique Septentrionale; PrAcAdAs d'un Discours sur la Constitution et le Gouvernement des Atats-Unis... Avec une Carte Relatie a l'Atendue des pays cAdAsParis1829USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
10Barker, Eugene C.The Life of Stephen F. Austin, Founder of Texas, 1793-1836Nashville1925USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 156.00
11Bartlett, John RussellReport of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating...a report from Mr. Bartlett on the subject of the boundary lines between the United Sates and MexicoWashington1853USD 500.00 - 800.00Not Sold
12Handcraft of the American Indian: Kit Carson Curio Store. Emporium Co. A. Cohn, Pres. 501-5 North Carson St., Carson City, Nevada - brochure with photograph of Dat-So-La-LeeCarson City, NVc.1910USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 360.00
18Berger, BruceHangin' On: Gordon Snidow Portrays the Cowboy HeritageFlagstaff, AZ[1980]USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
19Columbia Bicycles1892. Columbia Bicycles. Pope Manufacturing Co. 221 Columbus Avenue Boston, Mass. - 12 pp. abbreviated catalog of bicyclesBoston, Mass.1892USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 132.00
20Fletcher, Robert H.The Annals of the Bohemian Club. From the year eighteen hundred and eighty to eighteen hundred and eighty-seven, comprising text and pictures furnished by its own memebers...[San Francisco][1900]USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
21Bonaparte, Charles LucianAmerican Ornithology; Or, The Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by Wilson. Volumes 1 through 3Philadelphia1825-1828USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 2,700.00
22Eleven issues of the Boston Almanac, 1838-1867Boston1838-67USD 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
23Bowen, Edith Blumer, compilerAnnals of Early Sierra Madre[Sierra Madre, Cal.]1950USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
24Briggs, WalterWithout Noise of Arms: The 1776 Dominguez-Escalante Search for a Route from Santa Fe to MontereyFlagstaff, AZ[1976]USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 84.00
25Brissot de Warville, J.P.Nouveau Voyage dans les Etats-Unis de L'Amerique Septentrionale; Fait en 1788Paris1791USD 700.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
26Bullock, WilliamSketch of a Journey Through the Western States of North America, from New Orleans, by the Mississippi, Ohio City of Cincinnati and Falls of Niagara, to New York in 1827...With a Description of the New and Flourishing City of CincinnatiLondon1827USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 480.00
27Burgoyne, JohnA Letter from Lieut. Gen. Burgoyne to His Constituents, Upon his Late Resignation, With the Correspondences Between the Secretaries of War and Him, Relative to His Return to AmericaLondon1779USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 204.00
28Souvenir Map and Guide to Starland Estates and Mansions:A fascinating trip through movielandLos AngelesSpring Issue - 1946USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 180.00
29Taber, Isaiah W.Album containing 46 albumen views of CaliforniaSan FranciscoLate 19th centuryUSD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
30Great Register Containing the Names and Registration of the Domiciled Inhabitants of the County of Santa Clara, Who, by Virtue of Citizenship, Lawful Age, and Other Qualifications...are Qualified Electors and Legal Voters ThereofSan Jose, CA1890USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 360.00
  • <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 $5,000.
  • <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> FIRE OF LONDON. A True Pourtraict with a Brief Description Of that Deplorable Fire of London. Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MATHER, INCREASE. A Brief History of the Warr With the Indians in New-England. Sold for US$ 45,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> SALEM WITCH TRIALS. Manuscript Document variously signed. Sold for US$ 6,875 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> REVERE, PAUL. The Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King-Street Boston. Sold for US$ 100,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> LEXINGTON AND CONCORD. Bloody Butchery by the British Troops. Sold for US$ 118,750 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. The New-England Chronicle. Sold for US$ 257,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION. By the President of the United States. Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> BASEBALL. Boston Union Athletic Exhibition Company Grounds. Sold for US$ 15,000 inc. premium.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MCCLELLAND, GEORGE WILLIAM. Eniac-Birth Certificate of Computer Age. 1880-1955. Typed Letter Signed. Sold for US$ 13,750 inc. premium.
  • <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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