PBA Platinum: Rare Books & Manuscripts

by PBA Galleries Auctions & Appraisers
February 9, 2023 10:00 AM PST
Live Auction

102 Lots

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PBA Galleries Auctions & Appraisers

Location: Pasadena, CA, US

Payment

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Accepted Forms of Payment: Discover, MasterCard, Money Order / Cashiers Check, Paypal, Personal Check, Visa, Wire Transfer

Shipping

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper. All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible. Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx, USPS or DHL. For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased. We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained directly from the lot details page for each item or by contacting our shipping department by emailing [email protected] prior to the auction.

Section I: Rare Books & Manuscripts, Lots 1-85 Section II: Books sold for the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Benevolent Fund, Lots 86-102 A select gathering of eighty-five rare and valuable books and manuscripts in all fields, from early printed books and incunable Bibles to modern monuments of fine printing and artists’ books, with landmarks of science and medicine, alchemy and hermetic philosophy, literary masterpieces from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, natural history, exploration, China, Cuba, rocketry, and much more. Plus a selection of material donated by members of the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America, sold to benefit the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Benevolent Fund.
Buyer's Premium
$0+: 30.0%
Bid Increments
From: To: Increments:
$0 $199 $10
$200 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $1,999 $100
$2,000 $4,999 $250
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $19,999 $1,000
$20,000 $49,999 $2,500
$50,000 + $5,000

Conditions of Sale

Invoices : For all successful bidders, invoices will be sent via email by the of business the day following the auction. The final amount due includes the hammer price, the buyer's premium, the Artfact transaction fee, any applicable state or local sales taxes, and shipping and handling charges unless we have received other instructions. Payment is due upon receipt.

Shipping Terms: We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper. All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible. Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx, USPS or DHL. For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased. We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained directly from the lot details page for each item or by contacting our shipping department by emailing [email protected] prior to the auction.