Heritage Books & Manuscripts Auction

Thu Oct 17, 2013 12:00AM - Fri Oct 18, 2013 12:00AM
445 Park Avenue
New York City, NY

Preview & auction location
HERITAGE AUCTIONS, 15th floor gallery
445 Park Ave. (at 57th Street), New York, NY 10022

1.    Ian Fleming. Complete Set of British First Editions, All in the Original Dust Jackets. For Your Eyes Only signed by Fleming on the title page. Estimate: $30,000 and up
2.    [Armenian Illuminated Manuscript of the Four Gospels]. Copied on vellum by Priest Grigor in Karahat, in the prov-ince of Gandzak [currently Ganja, in Azerbaijan]. Colophon dated 1659. 637 pages, with twelve full-page miniatures. Period binding adorned with semi-precious stones. Estimate: $25,000 and up
3.    [Benjamin Franklin, printer]. A Treaty, Held at the Town of Lancaster, In Pennsylvania…with the Indians of the Six Nations, in June, 1744. Philadelphia: B. Franklin, 1744. First edition of a very rare pamphlet on an Indian treaty. Estimate: $15,000 and up
4.    Martin Luther King, Jr. Autograph Notecards. Eight notecards in all, handwritten by Dr. King, providing points for his speech concerning his decision to leave the city of Montgomery and Dexter Avenue Baptist Church for Atlanta. Esti-mate: $50,000 and up
5.    Andrew Sterett. USS Enterprise Captain’s Log for the Year 1801. Spanning the months May 1801 through October 1801, the journal is attributed to 1st Lt. Andrew Sterett, commander of the U.S. sloop of war Enterprise, and contains a detailed first-person account of the capture of the Tripolitan corsair Tripoli during the first engagement of the First Bar-bary War. Estimate: $15,000 – $25,000
6.    F. Scott Fitzgerald Autograph Letter Signed. One page, 8.5” x 11”, Paris, circa 1925. Fitzgerald writes regarding his concern that his latest work, “The Great Gatsby,” will not “appeal to many people.” Estimate: $8,000 – $10,000
7.    Abraham Lincoln. Signed Carte de Visite. Taken by Mathew Brady. 2.5” x 4”. Est. $40,000-$60,000
8.    Abraham Lincoln Autographed Letter Signed. July 30, 1861. Lincoln writes to his Secretary of War requesting a nomination for Ulysses S. Grant as Brigadier General. Est. $60,000-$90,000

Free catalog and The Collector’s  Handbook ($65 value) for new clients. Please submit auction invoices of $1,000+ in this cate-gory, from any source. Include your contact information and mail to Heritage, fax 214-409-1425, email CatalogOrders@ HA.com, or call 866-835-3243. For more details, go to HA.com/FCO
Please contact us at 877-HERITAGE (437-4824) with any inquiries, including bidder registration questions. For a complete listing of the auc-tions, including full-color, enlargeable images, please visit HA.com/6100 for rare books or HA.com/6102 for historical manuscripts.
Sandra Palomino, Director Historical Manuscripts Ext. 1107 | SandraP@HA.com
Bryan Booher, Manager His-torical Manuscripts Ext. 1845 | BBooher@HA.com
James Gannon, Director Rare Books Ext. 1609 | JamesG@HA.com
Joe Fay, Manager Rare Books Ext. 1544 | JoeF@HA.com
Always Accepting Quality Consignments. Immediate Cash Advances up to $50 Million.




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