This first separate quarto edition of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth: A Tragedy. Acted at the Dukes Theatre sold for $29,280.
This Kelliegram-bound Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll, sold for $9,760 against a presale estimate of $1,000-2,000.
This rare first English edition of Gerard Mercator’s Atlas sold for $35,380.
“With the future of the printed word being threatened by alternative outlets for readers, we have seen astonishing prices realized
for fine bindings and artist’s books.”
Mary Williams Director, Fine Books and Manuscripts