Heritage Auctions: Rare Books - Internet bidstart 7/10, 201429, Dallas

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/17/2014 - 07/17/2014
Page Size: 499 items in 20 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
91001Vellum Land Indenture in the Reign of George III. September 29, 1803. 1803Not AvailableUSD 65.00
91002Vellum Land Indenture in the Reign of George III. March 7, 1790. 1790Not AvailableUSD 56.00
91003Vellum Land Indenture in the Reign of Queen Victoria. 1879Not AvailableUSD 50.00
91004Vellum Land Indenture in the Reign of Queen Victoria. 1885Not AvailableUSD 49.00
91005Louis Philippe (King of France, 1830-1848). Presentation Inscription Signed. 1844Not AvailableUSD 56.00
91006George P. Schultz Photograph Signed. George P. Schultz. Not AvailableUSD 15.00
91007Arthur Szyk. SIGNED Sheet of Stamps Designed by Szyk. Not AvailableUSD 17.00
91008Arthur Szyk. SIGNED Title Page Designed by Szyk. 1948Not AvailableUSD 22.00
91009Academics. Group of Autograph and Typed Letters Signed. Not AvailableUSD 15.00
91010Includes Sewell Ford, Guy Carleton, David Lawrence, Nathaniel Weyl et al. American Authors. Group of Autograph and Typed Letters Signed. Not AvailableUSD 17.00
91011Includes Will James, Kathleen Hale, Elizabeth Stoddard, James Foley, Stephen Paget, Carolyn Haywood, Ruthven Todd et al. Children's Authors. Group of Autograph and Typed Letters Signed. Not AvailableUSD 100.00
91012Group of Civil War-related Autograph and Typed Letters Signed. Not AvailableUSD 53.00
91013Magazine Business Writers, Editors, etc. Group of Autograph and Typed Letters Signed. Not AvailableUSD 15.00
91014Includes Francis Leopold McClintock, Basil Hall, Eugene Zuckert, Ross McIntire, William Simon et al. Military Figures. Group of Autograph and Typed Letters Signed. Not AvailableUSD 17.00
91015Group of Autograph and Typed Letters Signed. Includes athletes, booksellers, architects, prominent lawyers and physicians et al. Not AvailableUSD 32.00
91016Group of Four Books of Homeric Fiction. Not AvailableUSD 15.00
91017Richard Adams, author and Alan Aldridge, illustrator. The Adventures & Brave Deeds of the Ship's Cat on the Spanish Maine Together With the Most Lamentable Losse of the Alcestis & Triumphant Firing of the Port of Chagres. London1977Not AvailableUSD 69.00
91018Richard Adams. The Girl in a Swing. London1980Not AvailableUSD 24.00
91019Max Adeler. Out of the Hurly-Burly; or, Life in an Odd Corner. Philadelphia1874Not AvailableNot Sold
91020Capers: Something Better than Something to Eat. New York1876Not AvailableUSD 26.00
91021The Legal Remedy; or, The Beauties of Going to Law: As Illustrated in the Case of Pilkington vs. Popsquirt. Boston1849Not AvailableUSD 69.00
91022Our First Baby; or, Infelicities of Our Honeymoon. New York1880Not AvailableUSD 53.00
91023Portraits of the People, or, Illustrations and Sketches of American Character, by Popular Artists and Authors. New York1841Not AvailableUSD 81.25
91024The Tariff? Cartoons and Comments from Puck. New Yorkca. 1890. Not AvailableUSD 106.25
91025Frank Brangwyn Ara, illustrator. Omar Khayyam. The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. London1911Not AvailableUSD 36.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Bernard Romans, <i>Map of the Seat of Civil War in America</i>, Philadelphia, 1775. Sold October 10, 2013 for $173,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> First Confederate imprint announcing the dissolution of the Union, Charleston, SC, December 20, 1860. Sold October 10, 2013 for $37,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> R.L. Hobson, <i>A Catalogue of Chinese Pottery and Porcelain in the Collection of Sir Percival David BT.</i>, F.S.A., 1934. Sold October 24, 2013 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Illuminated Book of Hours in French and Latin, France, circa 1500. Sold November 12, 2013 for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Rex Stout, <i>Fer-de-Lance</i>, first edition, 1934. Sold November 21, 2013 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Group of five autograph letters signed by Albert Einstein, grappling with gravitation before publishing his General Theory, 1910-15. Sold November 26, 2013 for $161,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest H. Shepard, <i>Their Search for Small</i>, pen-and-ink illustration for page 39 of A.A. Milne's House at Pooh Corner, 1928. Sold January 23, 2014 for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harriet Jacobs, <i>Incidents in the Life of Slave Girl, Written by Herself</i>, first edition, 1861. Sold March 27, 2014 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Johann Schöner, <i>Opera Mathematica</i>, first collected edition, Nuremberg, 1551. Sold April 3, 2014 for $62,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Compendiosa totius anatomie delineatio</i>, first edition of the first Vesalian piracy, 1545. Sold May 1, 2014 for $50,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edward Gorey, posters for the New York City Ballet, 1974-75. Sold May 7, 2014 for $2,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Meadow Lark. Plate CXXXVI</i>, hand-colored plate from The Birds of America,1832. Sold June 3, 2014 for $16,250.
  • <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 9. HORAE. Illuminated manuscript on vellum.<br>Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 55. KELMSCOTT PRESS. CHAUCER, GEOFFREY. Edited by F.S. Ellis.<br>Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 57. SHAKESPEARE HEAD PRESS. SPENSER, EDMUND. 1930-32.<br>Est. $15,000-$25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 87. RIVERA, DIEGO. 1886-1957. Manuscript album in various hands.<br>Est. $15,000-$20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 108. ARCTIC PHOTOGRAPHY. WHITNEY, HARRY. 1873-1936. Album of 188 photographs. Est. $10,000-$15,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 110. BRAZIL. DE MORAES, JOSÉ. Portuguese Manuscript on paper.<br>Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 120. FLORIDABLANCA, MOÑINO Y REDONDO, JOSÉ CONDE DE. 1728-1808. Manuscript in Spanish on paper. Est. $25,000-$35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 155. THOMSON, JOHN. 1837-1921. Illustrations of China and its People. A Series of Two Hundred Photographs. Est. $15,000-$20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 156. VANCOUVER, GEORGE. 1757-1798. A Voyage Of Discovery To The North Pacific Ocean, And Round The World. Est. $18,000-$25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 184. WHITMAN, WALT. 1819-1892. Autograph Manuscript Signed ("Walt Whitman"). Est. $30,000-$50,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 219. HOUGH, ROMEYN BECK. 1857-1924. The American Woods, Exhibited by Actual Specimens and with Copious Explanatory. Est. $20,000-$30,000.
    <b>Bonhams 22 Sep 2014:</b> Lot 280. WAGNER, RICHARD. Autograph Musical Quotation Signed ("Richard Wagner"). Est. $12,000-$18,000.
  • <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>. Abraham Lincoln, "a previously unknown portrait of exceptional quality." From the collection of John Hay.
    <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>. 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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