Bloomsbury Auctions: Antiquarian Books, Day 2, 36119, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/18/2014 - 07/18/2014
Page Size: 478 items in 20 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
421Abel (Niels Henrik)Oeuvres Completes..., Oslo 1839GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 335.00
422Abel (Niels Henrik)Memoire sur une Propriete Generale d'une Classe Tres-Etendue de Fonctions Transcendantes, Paris 1841GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 992.00
423Acta Eruditora.Opuscula omnia Actis Eruditorum Lipsiensibus, Venice 1740-1746GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 744.00
424Alembert (Jean le Rond d') Reflexions sur la cause generale des vents, Paris 1747GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 434.00
425Algarotti (Francesco, Count ) Il Newtonianismo per le dame... , Naples 1737GBP 750.00 - 1,000.00Not Sold
426Barrow (Isaac)Lectiones opticae & geometricae, 1670GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 496.00
427Bernoulli (Jakob), Gottfried Leibniz and others.Acta Eruditorum..., Leipzig 1690GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 806.00
428Christian Huygens, Gottfried Leibniz and others. Acta Eruditorum, Leipzig 1691GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 496.00
429Bernoulli (Jakob)Analysis Magni Problematis Isoperimetrici, in Acta Eruditorum anno MDCCI publicata..., Leipzig 1701GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 248.00
430Bernoulli (Jakob)Ars Conjectandi, Basel:1713GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00GBP 9,300.00
431Bernoulli (Johann)Opera Omnia, Lausanne and Geneva 1742GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 992.00
432Bezout (Etienne)Theorie Generale des Equations Algebriques, Paris 1779GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 744.00
433Biehler (Charles)[A collection of 14 papers], Paris 1882-91GBP 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
434Billy (Jacques de)Diophanti Redividi, Pars Prior [- Pars Posterior], Lyon, 1670GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,612.00
435Bolzano (Bernard)Versuch Einer Objectiven Begrundung der Lehre von den drei Dimensionen des Raumes, Prague 1843GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 348.00
436Borel (Emile)Lecons sur la theorie des fonctions, 1898GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 248.00
437Borelli (Giovanni Alfonso).- Archimdedes and Apollonius Pergaeus . Elementa conica Apollonii Paergei et Archimedis opera nova & breviori methodo demonstrata…, Paris,1643GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 707.00
438Bosse (Abraham Girard)La Pratique du Trait a Preuves de Mr. Desargues...Pour la Coupe des Pierres en l'Architecture, Paris,1643GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 806.00
439Bossut (Charles)Essai sur l'Histoire Generale des Mathematiques, Paris 1802GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 248.00
440Cardano (Girolamo)Opus Novum de Proportionibus Numerorum, Motuum, Ponderum, Sonorum, Aliarumque Rerum Mensurandarum... Artis Magnae... De Aliza Regula Liber , Basel1570GBP 3,000.00 - 4,000.00GBP 5,952.00
441Cartan (Elie)Oeuvres Completes, Paris 1952-55 GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 323.00
442Cauchy (Augustin Louis)Dei Methodi Analitici Memoria, Paris 1831GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 248.00
443Cavalieri (Bonaventura)Geometria Indivisibilibus Continuorum Nova Quadam Ratione Promota, Bologna1653GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 3,224.00
444Chasles (Michael)Apercu Historique sur l'Origine et le Developpment des Methodes en Geometrie...., Brussells 1837GBP 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
445Chuquet (Nicolas)Le Triparty en la Science des Nombres..., Rome 1881GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,240.00
  • <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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