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AUCTION 17

VOYAGES & TRAVELS
WITH AN EMPHASIS ON CAPTAIN COOK

Prices Realized

February 15, 2006

Total (including Buyer's Premium)

$409,308.50

The following lots were sold at the prices stated. Both hammer price and price realized, which includes a Buyers Premium, are presented.

A = Lot sold at the time of the auction (February 15, 2006), plus 15% Buyers Premium
ABE = Lot currently listed on ABE
E = Lot sold via eBay live auctions at the time of the auction, plus 20% Buyer's Premium
+  = Lot sold post auction at the low estimate, or reserve, plus 15% Buyers Premium
BI = Lots bought in (not sold)
W = Withdrawn for further research

(Not responsible for typographical errors or omissions. For information about sale results or catalogues, please call (512) 477-8442 or fax (512) 477-8602.)

Lot numbers below link to catalogue descriptions.

Lot Number
Status
Hammer
Price Realized
Reserve
Short Description
1
A
$1,200.00
$1,380.00
$1,200.00
BEAGLEHOLE, J[ohn] C[awte] (editor) The Journals of Captain James Cook on His Voyages...
2
A
$45.00
$51.75
$20.00
BEDDIE, M. K. Bibliography of Captain James Cook R.N., F.R.S., C...
3
E
$1,200.00
$1,440.00
$500.00
BISHOP MUSEUM. Brigham, William Tufts Memoirs of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Pol...
4
A
$100.00
$115.00
$100.00
CLARK, Thomas Blake Omai:First Polynesian Ambassador to England: The T...
5
A
$200.00
$230.00
$200.00
DU REITZ, Rolf Bibliotheca Polynesiana: A Catalogue of Some of th...
6
A
$160.00
$184.00
$100.00
HOLMES, Maurice Captain James Cook, R.N., F.R.S.: A Bibliographica...
7
E
$170.00
$204.00
$150.00
KING, Philip Gidley Comments on Cook’s Log (H.M.S. Endeavor, 1770) wit...
8
A
$125.00
$143.75
$100.00
SAMWELL, David Captain Cook and Hawaii ...
9
A
$600.00
$690.00
$400.00
SKELTON, R[aleigh] A[shlin] (editor). James Cook, Surveyor of Newfoundland: Being a Coll...
10
A
$100.00
$115.00
$100.00
ZIMMERMANN, Henry. Zimmermann’s Account of the Third Voyage of Captai...
11
A
$150.00
$172.50
$150.00
ZIMMERMANN, Heinrich. Zimmermann’s Captain Cook. An Account of the Third...
12
A
$30,000.00
$34,500.00
$30,000.00

HAWKESWORTH, John, James Cook, James King Full Set of Cook’s Three Voyages, in Contemporary...

13
ABE
 
 
$30,000.00
[MAGRA, James (attributed)]. A Journal of a Voyage Round the World, in His Maje...
14
A
$6,000.00
$6,900.00
$5,000.00
HAWKESWORTH, John. An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order...
15
A
$9,000.00
$10,350.00
$8,000.00
PARKINSON, Sydney. A Journal of a Voyage to the South Seas, in His Ma...
16
ABE
 
 
$10,000.00
HAWKESWORTH, John. A New Voyage, Round the World in the Years 1768, 1...
17
ABE
 
 
$10,000.00
BANKS, Joseph, Sydney Parkinson & Daniel Sola... Captain Cook’s Florilegium: A Selection of Engravi...
18
A
$8,000.00
$9,200.00
$7,500.00
[MARRA, John]. Journal of the Resolution’s Voyage, in 1772, 1773,...
19
A
$4,000.00
$4,600.00
$4,000.00
FORSTER, Johann Georg Adam. A Voyage Round the World, in His Britannic Majesty...
20
A
$20,000.00
$23,000.00
$20,000.00
WALES, William. Remarks on Mr. Forster's Account of Captain Cook's...
21
A
$10,000.00
$11,500.00
$5,000.00
WALES, William. [Caption title]: “A Defence of the Arguments Advan...
22
ABE
 
 
$8,000.00
ELLIS, William. An Authentic Narrative of a Voyage Performed by Ca...
23
ABE
 
 
$10,000.00
[RICKMAN, John]. An Authentic Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific...
24
A
$7,000.00
$8,050.00
$7,000.00
ZIMMERMANN, Heinrich. Dernier Voyage du Capitaine Cook autour du Monde, ...
25
A
$7,500.00
$8,625.00
$7,500.00
COOK, James & James King. A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean. Undertaken, by the ...
26
ABE
 
 
$50,000.00
WEBBER, John. Views in the South Seas, from Drawings by the Late...
27
A
$2,000.00
$2,300.00
$1,200.00
KIPPIS, Andrew. The Life of Captain James Cook.
28
A
$3,400.00
$3,910.00
$1,500.00
COOK, James. Voyages of Captain Cook Round the World: With an A...
29
A
$4,000.00
$4,600.00
$4,000.00
[COOK, James]. Navigazioni di Cook pel Grande Oceano e Intorno al...
30
ABE
 
 
$4,000.00
COOK, James. The Three Voyages of Captain James Cook Round the...
31
A
$50.00
$57.50
$50.00
COOK, James (author) & Charles R[athbone] Low... Captain Cook’s Three Voyages Round the World, with...
32
A
$9,500.00
$10,925.00
$1,000.00
[FITZGERALD, Gerald]. The Injured Islanders; or, The Influence of Art up...
33
A
$2,800.00
$3,220.00
$2,000.00
GIANETTI, Michelangiolo. [First title page]: Elogio del Capitano Giacomo Co...
34
ABE
 
 
$1,500.00
[SCOTT-WARING, John]. An Epistle from Oberea, Queen of Otaheite, to Jose...
35
A
$750.00
$862.50
$750.00
SEWARD, Anna. Elegy on Captain Cook. To Which Is Added, An Ode t...
36
A
$6,500.00
$7,475.00
$5,000.00
CARTER, George (after). The Death of Captain James Cook, | by the Indians ...
37
A
$12,000.00
$13,800.00
$10,000.00
CARTER, George (after). The Death of Captain James Cook, | by the Indians ...
38
A
$20,000.00
$23,000.00
$20,000.00
[CLEVELEY, John or James (attributed)].  4 prints.
39
BI
 
 
$20,000.00
HODGES, William, et al. (artists and engraver...
40
A
$10,000.00
$11,500.00
$10,000.00
ECKSTEIN, J[ohannes or John] & [Joseph Consta...
41
ABE
 
 
$7,500.00
GRASSET DE SAINT SAUVEUR, Jacques. Tableau des Decouvertes du Cap.ne  Cook, & de la P...
42
BI
 
 
$200.00
HALL’S, H. B., Sons. Jam.s Cook [facsimile signature]
43
BI
 
 
$200.00
HALL’S, H. B., Sons. James Cook [facsimile signature]
44
A
$3,000.00
$3,450.00
$200.00
[MAJOLICA]. Portrait plaques.
45
A
$150.00
$172.50
$40.00
DAILY MIRROR (publisher). Captain James Cook, 1728-1779.
46
BI
 
 
$7,500.00
TASSIE, James (attributed). Portrait medallion of Captain Cook.
47
A
$4,000.00
$4,600.00
$4,000.00
WEDGWOOD, Josiah (attributed). Matrix for portrait medallion of Captain Cook.
48
A
$5,000.00
$5,750.00
$2,500.00
WEDGWOOD, Josiah (attributed). Portrait medallion of Captain Cook.
49
A
$5,000.00
$5,750.00
$2,500.00
WEDGWOOD, Josiah. Portrait medallion of Captain Cook.
50
E
$250.00
$300.00
$250.00
WEDGWOOD, Josiah. Untitled portrait medallion of Captain Cook.
51
A
$650.00
$747.50
$250.00
WEDGWOOD, Josiah. Untitled portrait medallion of Captain Cook.
52
BI
 
 
$750.00
WEDGWOOD, Josiah. Untitled portrait medallion of First Viscount Henr...
53
BI
 
 
$2,500.00
[NUMISMATICS]. U.S. silver half dollar coin commemorating the 150...
54
ABE
 
 
$10,000.00
[TAPA BARK CLOTH]. [Spine title]: Tapa Bark Cloth Collected by Captai...
55
A
$5,000.00
$5,750.00
$5,000.00
ANSON, George. A Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, ...
56
A
$750.00
$862.50
$750.00
BELCHER, Edward. Narrative of a Voyage around the World, Performed...
57
+
$20,000.00
$23,000.00
$20,000.00
BLIGH, William. A Narrative of the Mutiny, on Board His Majesty’s...
58
ABE
 
 
$7,500.00
[BLIGH, William]. A Voyage to the South Sea, Undertaken by Command o...
59
A
$5,500.00
$6,325.00
$5,000.00
BOUGAINVILLE, Louis Antoine de. A Voyage Round the World. Performed by Order of Hi...
60
A
$1,400.00
$1,610.00
$750.00
[CLERKE, Charles (attributed)]. A Voyage Round the World in His Majesty’s Ship the...
61
A
$5,000.00
$5,750.00
$5,000.00
COOKE, Edward. [Vol. I, title page]: A Voyage to the South Sea, a...
62
ABE
 
 
$1,000.00
COXE, William. Account of the Russian Discoveries between Asia an...
63
A
$1,100.00
$1,265.00
$750.00
COXE, William. Account of the Russian Discoveries between Asia an...
64
A
$5,500.00
$6,325.00
$3,000.00
COXE, William. Account of the Russian Discoveries between Asia an...
65
A
$23,000.00
$26,450.00
$5,000.00
COXE, William. A Comparative View of the Russian Discoveries with...
66
ABE
 
 
$9,000.00
DALRYMPLE, Alexander. An Historical Collection of the Several Voyages an...
67
ABE
 
 
$10,000.00
HARRIS, John. Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca. Or, a...
68
ABE
 
 
$20,000.00
LA PÉROUSE, Jean-François de Galaup]. Voyage de La Pérouse Autour du Monde, Publié Confo...
69
A
$6,500.00
$7,475.00
$6,000.00
MEARES, John. Voyages Made in the Years 1788 and 1789, from Chin...
70
BI
 
 
$500.00
MELVILLE, Herman. Omoo: A Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas...
71
ABE
 
 
$3,000.00
ROGERS, Woodes. A Cruising Voyage Round the World: First to the So...
72
ABE
 
 
$30,000.00
SLOANE, Hans, Sir. A Voyage to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, ...
73
A
$7,500.00
$8,625.00
$7,500.00
STAUNTON, George [Leonard]. An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King o...
74
A
$50,000.00
$57,500.00
$50,000.00
VANCOUVER, George. A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, ...
75
A
$30,000.00
$34,500.00
$25,000.00
DARWIN, Charles, Philip Parker King & Robert... Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of His Majesty'...
 
 
$355,850.00
$409,308.50
 
 

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