Sources in the Rare Book Transaction History

The following is a list of auction records, bibliographies, and certain historically important bookseller catalogues in the Rare Book Transaction History database, followed by the number of records in each source.
Click the source name for a description of that particular resource.

No. Source Name Total Records
1 25 Blythe Road 162
2 AbeBooks Most Expensive 70
3 Adams Amsterdam Auctions 3158
4 Adams Amsterdam Book and Print Auctions 1178
5 Addison and Sarova 2351
6 Ader 33903
7 Aguttes 8068
8 Alain and Evelyne Morel de Westgaver 17779
9 Alaska Auction 1143
10 ALDE 44898
11 Alderfer Auction Company 1218
12 Alexander Autographs 10515
13 Alexander Historical Auctions 6564
14 AltaCal OL 250
15 American Art Association 683
16 American Bibles 1480
17 American Book Auction Catalogues 10619
18 Americana Beginnings 679
19 Anderson Galleries 250646
20 Anderson Galleries 1604 622
21 Anderson Galleries 1642 672
22 Anderson Galleries 1685 300
23 Anderson Galleries 1686 1171
24 Anderson Galleries 70 Nuggets 71
25 Anteo Subastas 0
26 Antiquarian Auctions 11643
27 AntiquarianAuctions.com 9996
28 Antiquariat Peter Kiefer 4571
29 Antiques Estate Auctioneers Appraisers 980
30 Arader Galleries 2558
31 Archives International Auctions 10045
32 Artcurial 37030
33 Asher 367
34 Aspire Auctions 1447
35 Auction Explorer Books 17337
36 Auctionata 9331
37 Audap and Mirabaud 3011
38 Australian Book Auctions 23059
39 Autographes Encheres 1198
40 Auxerre Encheres Estimations 4639
41 Bakker Boccelli Fine Art 1
42 Baltimore Book Auction 8796
43 Bauer 528
44 Bearnes Hampton and Littlewood 3519
45 Beaussant Lefevre 3057
46 Bent White Mountains 823
47 Bernard Quaritch 25960
48 Bibliotheca Munselliana 2331
49 Binoche et Giquello 7179
50 Blacksparrow 864
51 Bloomsbury Auctions 163022
52 Bloomsbury Book Auctions 56009
53 Boisgirard Provence Cote DAzur 346
54 Bolaffi Ambassador Auctions 6179
55 Bolaffi SPA 758
56 Bonhams 132745
57 Books by the Falls 667
58 Bradford 6239
59 Braislin 1997
60 Brinley 9138
61 Britwell Court 1916 493
62 Brunk Auctions 451
63 Bruun Rasmussen 26956
64 Bubb Kuyper 132855
65 Burgersdijk and Niermans 33609
66 Butterfield 1319
67 Carlsen Gallery 271
68 Case Antiques, Inc. 106
69 Castner Auction 29
70 CD David 128
71 CDowning Auctions 293
72 CF Libbie 34633
73 Charles Hamilton 29959
74 Charles Heartman 3033
75 Charles Wood 33965
76 Charlton Hall 384
77 Check List American Railroads 2707
78 Chinese Question 498
79 Christian Hesse Auktionen 2472
80 Christies 226001
81 Church 1433
82 Clars Auction Gallery 10237
83 Claude Aguttes 233
84 CNY Book Auctions 219
85 Cohasco 263
86 Collection MC 72
87 Comic Connect 100
88 Connecticut Book Auctions 175
89 Copley Fine Art Auctions 678
90 Cornette de Saint Cyr 2351
91 Cottone 98
92 Coutau Begarie 4692
93 Cowans Auctions 9032
94 Cowans Historic Americana Auctions 1902
95 Dallas Auction Gallery 71
96 Dargate Auction Galleries 420
97 Dawson Book Shop 1189
98 De Baecque and Associes 6401
99 Decker 11230
100 Delvaux 348
101 Dirk Soulis Auctions 5167
102 Dominic Winter Book Auctions 111487
103 Dora Hood 85126
104 Dorotheum 32782
105 Dorothy Sloan Rare Books 5798
106 Doyle New York 15829
107 DSloan 4295
108 Du Mouchelles 180
109 Dupont 255
110 Dush 863
111 Early American 5196
112 Eberstadt 21456
113 Edward Lefkowicz 1402
114 Eldreds 6559
115 ERA Encheres 1798
116 EV Thompson 614
117 Evans 32214
118 Ferraton 29160
119 Field 1703
120 Field Auction 4879
121 Florence Number Nine 37
122 Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers 3256
123 Francis Edwards 166736
124 Francis Harper 73
125 Freemans 20232
126 Freemans Historic USS Constitution Colors 13
127 Galerias Louis Morton 6161
128 Galerie Bassenge 99620
129 Galerie Koller Auctions 9901
130 Gateway Gallery Auction 0
131 George Littlefield 16134
132 Gibson Auction Inc. 0
133 Goelet 895
134 Goldberg Coins and Collectibles 1476
135 Goldschmidt 49633
136 Gonnelli Casa DAste 10249
137 Goodspeed 233888
138 Gowans 309
139 Grays Auctioneers 2729
140 Grogan and Company 214
141 Guernseys 4370
142 Guillaumot Richard 402
143 Gulf Coast Book Auctions 394
144 Harmsworth 5068
145 Hartung and Hartung 31862
146 Hauff and Auvermann 39415
147 Hauswedell and Nolte 24873
148 HBradley Martin 48
149 Henkels 6698
150 Henri Godts Books and Prints Auctions 14856
151 Heritage Auction Galleries 24901
152 Heritage Auctions 356904
153 Heritage Map Museum 109
154 Hessney Auction Company 2
155 HNestler 3022
156 Holabird Associates 1527
157 Holabird Kagin Americana 11449
158 Holliday 1233
159 Howell 8059
160 Howes US IANA 11600
161 HRS Alabama 1807 to 1840 345
162 HRS Arizona 1860 to 1890 161
163 HRS California 489
164 HRS Chicago Ante Fire 1877
165 HRS Idaho 1839 to 1890 180
166 HRS Iowa 1837 to 1860 195
167 HRS Kansas 1854 to 1876 2034
168 HRS Kentucky 1787 to 1810 812
169 HRS Kentucky Imprints 591
170 HRS Minnesota 1849 to 1865 656
171 HRS Missouri 1808 to 1850 705
172 HRS Nebraska 1847 to 1876 503
173 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 522
174 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 Add 9
175 HRS New Mexico 1784 to 1876 300
176 HRS Ohio 1796 to 1820 591
177 HRS Tennessee 1793 to 1840 469
178 HRS TN Nashville 481
179 HRS TN Nashville AppA 4
180 HRS TN Nashville AppB 20
181 HRS TN Nashville AppC 10
182 HRS TN Pamphlets and Broadsides 797
183 HRS Utica NY 1799 to 1830 572
184 HRS West Virginia 1791 to 1830 106
185 HRS Wisconsin 569
186 HRS Wisconsin 1850 to 1854 549
187 HRS Wisconsin 1855 to 1858 724
188 HRS Wisconsin 1859 to 1863 712
189 HRS Wisconsin 1864 to 1869 931
190 HRS Wyoming 1866 to 1890 168
191 Huntington1269 308
192 Huntington1309 330
193 Huntington1406 245
194 Huntington1698 1015
195 HV Jones Sale 580
196 HVJones 304
197 HVJones Check List 1746
198 JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung 4123
199 Jacksons Auction 167
200 James D Cyr Auctioneer 1311
201 James D Julia Auctioneers 1295
202 JandS 13489
203 Jenkins 628
204 Jeschke Greve and Hauff 823
205 Jeschke Hauff und Auvermann 13821
206 Jeschke van vliet Buch und Kunstauktionen GmbH 19873
207 JMW Auction Gallery 1780
208 John Bellman Auctioneers 1489
209 John Howell Books Americana 718
210 John McInnis Auctioneers 3524
211 Johns Western Gallery 2826
212 Johnson 1415
213 Kapandji Morhange 13221
214 Kedem Auction 6806
215 Kenneth Karmiole 12221
216 Kenneth Nebenzahl 5907
217 Keno Auctions 15
218 Kestenbaum and Company 3042
219 Ketterer Kunst Doerling 36678
220 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers 66802
221 Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen 242998
222 KLeach 5502
223 Knotty Pine Auction Service 7469
224 Kolbe and Fanning Numismatic Booksellers 3597
225 Kraus 569
226 Laird Park 394
227 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society 9008
228 Lathrop Harper 14598
229 Laurence Witten Rare Books 1645
230 Lawrences Auctioneers 1917
231 Le Libraire Alain Ferraton 29331
232 Leekley 373
233 Leonard and Company 1
234 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers 15672
235 LF Robinson 1304 701
236 Librairie Loeb Larocque 1212
237 Light Horse Auctions 169
238 Littell 1141
239 Longs 11280
240 Ludewig 1220
241 Lyon and Turnbull 14713
242 MacManus 65020
243 Madigan 213
244 Maggs 60208
245 Maggs VI 542
246 Maître Bernard GALATEAU 0
247 Map World 422
248 Marc van de Wiele Auctions 12587
249 Marshall 1044
250 McLemore Auction Company 63
251 Mealys Auctioneers 13093
252 Merwin Clayton Sales Company 6958
253 Merwin Sales Company NY 0
254 Michaans Auctions 875
255 Michael Brown 781
256 Michael Treloar 347
257 Mid Hudson Auction Galleries 2268
258 Midland 64251
259 Minerva Auctions Roma 8924
260 Morton Casa de Subastas 14491
261 MS Rare Books 34295
262 Murphy 3307
263 NAMagazines 255
264 National Art Galleries 1932 157
265 National Book Auctions 48212
266 Neal Auction Company 2506
267 Neret Minet and Tessier 25483
268 New England Auctions 2142
269 New England Book Auctions 15928
270 Norris 4311
271 Northeast Auctions 1222
272 Nosbüsch & Stucke 7341
273 OGER et CAMPER 720
274 OGER et DUMONT 100
275 OGER et SEMONT 531
276 Old World Auctions 44206
277 One Of A Kind Collectibles 0
278 OSENAT 4278
279 Otto Lange 23114
280 Paige Auction 1034
281 Pandolfini 930
282 Parke Bernet 32435
283 Paulo Adams Auction Service 118
284 PBA Galleries 126423
285 PC Petersburg 1786 to 1876 637
286 Pennypacker943 6707
287 Penrose 365
288 Philobiblon Auctions 2552
289 PIASA 36519
290 Picard Audap Solanet Velliet Teissedre 424
291 Pierre Berge and Associes 6041
292 Pilling 5532
293 Plaza Art Auction Galleries 129
294 Potomack Company 467
295 Potter and Potter Auctions 3997
296 Poulin Antiques Auctions 1077
297 Profiles in History 22314
298 Purcell Auctioneers 901
299 Quagga Rare Books and Art 115
300 Rachel Davis Fine Arts 4700
301 Rago Arts and Auctions 1166
302 Ralph Kristiansen 966
303 Randall and Windle 4447
304 Reiss and Sohn 59367
305 Remy Le Fur and Associes 197
306 RENAUD GIQUELLO ASSOCIES 374
307 Rice 2645
308 RJM Autographs and Antiques 310
309 RM Smythe 923
310 Robert Brown 163
311 Robert Hayman 9117
312 Robert Siegel Galleries 3988
313 Robinson 9390
314 Romantic Agony Book and Print Auctions 44390
315 Rosenbach 8252
316 Rossini 5753
317 Royka Auctioneers Appraisers 176
318 RR Auction 62374
319 RW Olivers 550
320 Sabin 106729
321 Sabin Handy Bib 995
322 Sawyer 34396
323 Scott & O'Shaughnessy 4087
324 Scribner 14048
325 Shapiro Auctioneers 5
326 Shapiro Auctions 184
327 Sheppards Irish Auction House 264
328 Siebert 1084
329 SJ Winslow Associates 5949
330 Skinner 14543
331 Soler Y Llach 1322
332 Soliday 5224
333 Sotheby Parke Bernet 15509
334 Sothebys 1027466
335 Southern 9651
336 Spink Shreves Galleries 1294
337 Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers 2375
338 Stockholms Auktionsverk 1172
339 Streeter 4423
340 Swaen Map Auction 10376
341 Swann Galleries 365433
342 Tajan 9777
343 Terry Part I 361
344 Terry Part II 370
345 Terry Part III 444
346 The Written Word Autographs 1490
347 Thomas Scheler 116
348 Thomaston Place Auction Galleries 1614
349 Three Rivers Auction Company 437
350 TN Luther Books 35327
351 Tooveys 11914
352 Treadway Gallery 0
353 Trotting Hill Park Books 267
354 UP James 6491
355 Valley Auctions 453
356 Venator and Hanstein 18176
357 Vermot de Pas 8884
358 Vinson 112
359 Waddingtons 877
360 Walpole Galleries 2784
361 Watkins Americana 184
362 Waverly Auctions 21071
363 Webbs 546
364 William Allen 13871
365 William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals 86
366 William Parkinson 505
367 William Salloch 11786
368 William Schab 4827
369 Winners Auctions and Exhibitions 1190
370 Winter Associates 582
371 Witten 109
372 Woolley and Wallis 1128
373 Wright Howes 12365
374 Yeshiva Ahavas Torah Baranovich 355
375 Zamorano Eighty 80
376 Zisska and Kistner 22702
377 Zisska and Lacher 5823
378 Zisska and Schauer 28797
  • <b>19th Century Shop.</b> KEY, FRANCIS SCOTT. <i>A Celebrated Patriotic Song, the Star Spangled Banner.</i> 1814.
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> [COLUMBUS, CHRISTOPHER, Amerigo Vespucci ..] Bernardus Albingaunensis .. Dialogo nuperrime edito Genue in 1512.
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM. <i>Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true originall copies,</i> 1632.
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> (WATKINS, TABER &c.). <i>An album of 32 photographs of the Yosemite and American West Various places</i>, c. 1890s
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> (BATTLE OF CONCORD.) <i>Powder horn used by Minuteman Oliver Buttrick at the Battle of Concord</i>, April 19, 1775.
    <b>19th Century Shop.</b> (CIVIL WAR.) <i>An Extraordinary Confederate Photograph and Autograph Album of Dr. R. L. C. White</i>, 125 original mounted salt prints. 1859-61.
  • 20 Jul 2016, starts at 1pm EDT, NY
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Full scale vintage <i>Sputnik-1</i> EMC/EMI Lab Model, with live transmitter. US$ 10,000-15,000
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Flown SOYUZ-3 space navigation indicator with unflown on-ground transformer. <br>US$ 30,000-40,000
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Flown on SOYUZ 9<br>An exhaustive manuscript on life in space. [Trans: On-Board Flight Journal for Spacecraft Soyuz-9, 1970]. US$ 6,000-9,000
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> SOYUZ 18? Flown Navigation Celestial Globe. Soyuz 18 lasted from May 24-July 26, 1975. US$ 30,000-40,000
    20 Jul 2016, starts at 1pm EDT, NY
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Flown Space Suit from ISS Expidition 6. Worn by Flight Engineer Don Pettit on his dramitic return to earth. US$ 25,000-35,000
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Original Gemini 133P Trainer Assembly Five Part Electrical System & Attitude Maneuver ... US$ 60,000-90,000
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Lunar Rover Development. Collection of 11 vintage gelatin silver prints and 4 vintage NASA lithographs. <br>US$ 2,000-3,000.
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Lunar Orbiter I. The first image of the earth as seen from the moon. Gelatin silver print. August 23, 1966. US$ 2,500-3,500
    20 Jul 2016, starts at 1pm EDT, NY
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Michael Collins' Flown Crew-Signed Apollo 11 Emblem. One of the very few Armstrong signed mission artifacts. US$ 50,000-70,000
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Flown Apollo 11 Navigational Chart. Taken to Lunar surface mapping the start of the <br>first manned lunar descent. <br>US$ 25,000-35,000
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> FFlown Apollo 11 Flight Plan Sheetmission Day One. Some of the first words and data values written by Neil Armstrong. US$ 18,000-25,000
    <b>Bonhams Jul 20: </b> Apollo 12 - Alan Bean in the Ocean of Storms. Signed and inscribed by Bean. <br>US$ 2,000-3,000
  • <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Leaves from<br>George Washington's Own Draft <br>of His first Inaugural Address. An Extraordinary Rarity!
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Declaration of Independence: Benjamin Tyler 1818 - First Print with Facsimile Signatures.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Thomas Jefferson Signed Act of Contress Authorizing Alexander Hamilton to Complete Famous Portland Maine Lighthouse.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Emanuel Leutze. Silk Flag Banner designed by Leutze, created by Tiffany & Co., and presented to Gen. John A. Dix, 1864.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> The "greatest of early American maps … a masterpiece" (Corcoran). Thomas Holme.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Lincoln Summons His Cabinet for a Historic Meeting to Discuss Compensated Emancipation.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Albert Einstein. Autograph Letter Signed. Einstein Counsels His Son ... Meaning of Life.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Normal Rockwell. Painting/Drawing Signed. Rockwell's "Barbeshop Quartet", 1936.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Frederick Douglass. Autograph Letter Signed to unknown correspondent. Washington, D.C.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Harry Truman. Autograph Manuscript Notebook for Kansas City Law School Night Class.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> Robert E. Lee. Autograph Letter Signed, June 11, 1782. Hours after the Battle of Culpeper Court House, Lee Escapes Again.
    <b>Seth Kaller:</b> George Washington. Letter Signed, as Commander-in-Chief, Continental Army, to Elias Dayton, Headquarters, [Newburgh, N.Y.], June 11, 1782.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3:</b><br>Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec,<br><i>The Chap Book</i>, 1896.<br>$20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3:</b><br>Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec,<br><i>Troupe de Mlle Églantine</i>, 1896.<br>$20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3:</b><br>Philippe Henri Noyer, <br><i>Limonade Brault</i>, 1938. <br>$4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3:</b> <br><i>The Great Men of the World</i>,<br>designer unknown, circa 1945-46. <br>$7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3:</b><br>James Montgomery Flagg,<br><i>Wake Up, America!</i>, 1917.<br>$4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3:</b><br>Alfred F. Burke, <i>Share / Jewish <br>Relief Campaign</i>, circa 1915.<br>$3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3:</b><br>Ludwig Hohlwein, <i>Marke Pkz / <br>Burger - Kehl & Co.</i>, circa 1911. <br>$8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 3:</b> <br>Gian Emilio Malerba,<i> E.A. Mele / Modo e Novita per Signora</i>, circa 1900. $7,000 to $10,000.
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