FINE BOOKS & MANUSCRIPTS

by Swann Auction Galleries

Thursday, October 10, 2019 10:30 AM EST

Online

New York, NY, US|


585 Lots


YOUNG, BRIGHAM. Letter Signed, to an unnamed recipient ("Madam"),
Lot 16: YOUNG, BRIGHAM. Letter Signed, to an unnamed recipient ("Madam"),

Est: $2,000 - $3,000

Sold:

BRANDEIS, LOUIS D. Autograph Letter Signed, to James W. Weis,
Lot 23: BRANDEIS, LOUIS D. Autograph Letter Signed, to James W. Weis,

Est: $300 - $400

Sold:

CHURCHILL, WINSTON S. Typed Letter Signed, to Ivone Kirkpatrick,
Lot 32: CHURCHILL, WINSTON S. Typed Letter Signed, to Ivone Kirkpatrick,

Est: $800 - $1,200

Sold:

EVERETT, EDWARD. Autograph Letter Signed, to Alexander Boteler,
Lot 34: EVERETT, EDWARD. Autograph Letter Signed, to Alexander Boteler,

Est: $200 - $300

Sold:

LE CORBUSIER. Signature and date on a slip of paper.
Lot 52: LE CORBUSIER. Signature and date on a slip of paper.

Est: $300 - $400

Sold:

LINDBERGH, CHARLES A. Spirit of St. Louis. Signed and Inscribed,
Lot 53: LINDBERGH, CHARLES A. Spirit of St. Louis. Signed and Inscribed,

Est: $600 - $900

Sold:

RHEE, SYNGMAN. Autograph Letter Signed, to Denys Peter Myers,
Lot 57: RHEE, SYNGMAN. Autograph Letter Signed, to Denys Peter Myers,

Est: $350 - $500

Sold:

ADAMS, JOHN QUINCY. Letter Signed, to Representative Julius Rockwell,
Lot 75: ADAMS, JOHN QUINCY. Letter Signed, to Representative Julius Rockwell,

Est: $2,000 - $3,000

Sold:

JACKSON, ANDREW. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, as President,
Lot 86: JACKSON, ANDREW. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, as President,

Est: $2,500 - $3,500

Sold:

KENNEDY, JACQUELINE. Typed Letter Signed, to Carl Gander,
Lot 91: KENNEDY, JACQUELINE. Typed Letter Signed, to Carl Gander,

Est: $300 - $400

Sold:

LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,
Lot 97: LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,

Est: $3,500 - $5,000

Sold:

MADISON, JAMES. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,
Lot 98: MADISON, JAMES. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,

Est: $600 - $900

Sold:

MCKINLEY, WILLIAM. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,
Lot 99: MCKINLEY, WILLIAM. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,

Est: $300 - $400

Sold:

MCKINLEY, WILLIAM. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,
Lot 100: MCKINLEY, WILLIAM. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,

Est: $300 - $400

Sold:

MONROE, JAMES. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, as President,
Lot 101: MONROE, JAMES. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, as President,

Est: $1,000 - $2,000

Sold:

ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN D. Signature, on a small card.
Lot 109: ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN D. Signature, on a small card.

Est: $400 - $600

Sold:

TRUMAN, HARRY S. Typed Letter Signed, to I. Frank Rope,
Lot 121: TRUMAN, HARRY S. Typed Letter Signed, to I. Frank Rope,

Est: $150 - $250

Sold:

TYLER, JOHN. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,
Lot 124: TYLER, JOHN. Partly-printed Document Signed, as President,

Est: $400 - $600

Sold:

ANDERSON, MARIAN. Typed Letter Signed, to Tore Johansen,
Lot 129: ANDERSON, MARIAN. Typed Letter Signed, to Tore Johansen,

Est: $80 - $120

Sold:

STRAUSS, RICHARD. Photograph Signed and dated,
Lot 153: STRAUSS, RICHARD. Photograph Signed and dated,

Est: $400 - $600

Sold:

(MUSICIANS.) Group of 6 items Signed, or Signed and Inscribed.
Lot 160: (MUSICIANS.) Group of 6 items Signed, or Signed and Inscribed.

Est: $1,000 - $1,500

Sold:

RAND, AYN. Typed Letter Signed, to student Laura Janson,
Lot 181: RAND, AYN. Typed Letter Signed, to student Laura Janson,

Est: $1,500 - $2,500

Sold:

DISNEY, WALT. Perrault. Cinderella. Signed on the half-title.
Lot 193: DISNEY, WALT. Perrault. Cinderella. Signed on the half-title.

Est: $2,500 - $3,500

Sold:

PISSARRO, CAMILLE. Autograph Letter Signed, "C. Pissarro,"
Lot 198: PISSARRO, CAMILLE. Autograph Letter Signed, "C. Pissarro,"

Est: $2,000 - $3,000

Sold:

RACKHAM, ARTHUR. Brief Autograph Letter Signed, to "Dear Madam":
Lot 199: RACKHAM, ARTHUR. Brief Autograph Letter Signed, to "Dear Madam":

Est: $100 - $200

Sold:

Payment & Shipping

Accepted forms of payment: Money Order / Cashiers Check, Personal Check, Wire Transfer

Shipping: Upon request, Swann will facilitate the shipping of purchases to out-of-town buyers at an additional charge for packing, shipping and insurance, but will not be responsible for any loss, damage or delay resulting from the packing, handling and shipping thereof. Unless specific instructions are received, Swann is the sole judge of the method to be used for shipment. Packing and shipping costs will be noted on the invoice mailed to successful bidders after the sale, and are based on the actual costs involved. Be advised that a full commercial invoice must accompany any purchase shipped outside the US.

Auction Details

Description:

Sale 2519 – Fine Books & Manuscripts – begins at 10:30am in New York on Thursday, October 10.
 
All material in Sale 2519 on display at our premises in New York City, 104 East 25th Street, as follows: Saturday, October 5: 12pm to 5pm – Monday, October 7: 10am to 6pm – Tuesday, October 8: 10am to 6pm – Wednesday, October 9: 10am to 6pm – No exhibition on day of sale.

Phone: 212.254.4710

Terms

Buyer's Premium

$0-100,000: 30.0%
$100,001-1,000,000: 25.0%
$1,000,001+: 17.0%
From:To:Increment:
$0$149$10
$150$499$25
$500$999$50
$1,000$1,999$100
$2,000$5,999$200
$6,000$9,999$500
$10,000$19,999$1,000
$20,000$49,999$2,000
$50,000$99,999$5,000
$100,000$199,999$10,000
$200,000$499,999$20,000
$500,000+$50,000

Payment Information: Payment must be made by cash, check, certified check or money order. Purchases paid using personal checks may be held until payment has cleared. Swann does not accept credit cards or PayPal for purchases. Non-US purchasers must pay using a US-dollar denominated check drawn on a US bank, or by international money order or bank transfer.

Shipping Information: Upon request, Swann will facilitate the shipping of purchases to out-of-town buyers at an additional charge for packing, shipping and insurance, but will not be responsible for any loss, damage or delay resulting from the packing, handling and shipping thereof. Unless specific instructions are received, Swann is the sole judge of the method to be used for shipment. Packing and shipping costs will be noted on the invoice mailed to successful bidders after the sale, and are based on the actual costs involved. Be advised that a full commercial invoice must accompany any purchase shipped outside the US.

Buyer's Premium: Buyer's Premium is 25% of the hammer price up to and including $100,000; 20% of the portion of the hammer price above $100,000 up to and including $1,000,000; and 12% of the portion of the hammer price above $1,000,000. An additional buyer's premium may be charged on any purchase made through a live online auction as posted by Swann in accordance with such live online auction.

Taxes on your purchase: SALES TAX. All items purchased are subject to payment of the New York City and State sales tax of 8.875% on the total purchase price (final bid plus the Buyer's Premium as defined in paragraph 7 of the Conditions of Sale) unless the purchaser presents proof of exemption therefrom. An exempt purchaser must provide a properly completed New York State Resale Certificate (Form ST-120) evidencing possession of a valid New York State Resale or, for non-New York State businesses, the equivalent resale authorization from another locale. Purchases shipped outside of New York State may be subject to sales tax imposed by another state, and any such sales taxes will also be due and payable unless proper proof of exemption therefrom is provided. Purchases will not be released unless all sales tax requirements are satisfied.

Condition Statement: Available upon request.