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 852
2 AbeBooks Most Expensive 70
3 Adams Amsterdam Auctions 3543
4 Adams Amsterdam Book and Print Auctions 1178
5 Addison and Sarova 3279
6 Ader 40758
7 Aguttes 9315
8 Alain and Evelyne Morel de Westgaver 17779
9 Alaska Auction 1370
10 ALDE 49473
11 Alderfer Auction Company 1218
12 Alexander Autographs 10515
13 Alexander Historical Auctions 9953
14 AltaCal OL 250
15 American Art Association 66446
16 American Bibles 1480
17 American Book Auction Catalogues 10619
18 Americana Beginnings 679
19 Anderson Galleries 722517
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 13006
28 Antiquariat Peter Kiefer 4571
29 Antiques Estate Auctioneers Appraisers 980
30 Arader Galleries 3827
31 Archives International Auctions 12579
32 Artcurial 39073
33 Asher 367
34 Aspire Auctions 1911
35 Auction Explorer Books 17337
36 Auctionata 11343
37 Audap and Mirabaud 3920
38 Australian Book Auctions 23983
39 Autographes Encheres 1198
40 Auxerre Encheres Estimations 4639
41 Bakker Boccelli Fine Art 1
42 Baltimore Book Auction 8796
43 Bangs 47617
44 Bauer 528
45 Bearnes Hampton and Littlewood 5414
46 Beaussant Lefevre 3158
47 Bent White Mountains 823
48 Bernard Quaritch 25960
49 Bibliopathos 568
50 Bibliotheca Munselliana 2331
51 Binoche et Giquello 9662
52 Blacksparrow 864
53 Bloomsbury Auctions 170216
54 Bloomsbury Book Auctions 56009
55 Boisgirard Provence Cote DAzur 346
56 Bolaffi Ambassador Auctions 8918
57 Bolaffi SPA 758
58 Bonhams 138107
59 Books by the Falls 667
60 Booth & Williams 0
61 Bradford 6239
62 Braislin 1997
63 Brinley 9138
64 Britwell Court 1916 493
65 Brunk Auctions 953
66 Bruun Rasmussen 31796
67 Bubb Kuyper 144746
68 Burgersdijk and Niermans 36213
69 Butterfield 1319
70 Carlsen Gallery 302
71 Case Antiques, Inc. 474
72 Castner Auction 29
73 CD David 128
74 CDowning Auctions 293
75 CF Libbie 34633
76 Charles Hamilton 29959
77 Charles Heartman 3033
78 Charles Wood 33965
79 Charlton Hall 559
80 Check List American Railroads 2707
81 Chinese Question 498
82 Chiswick Auctions 786
83 Christian Hesse Auktionen 4380
84 Christies 233012
85 Church 1433
86 Clars Auction Gallery 12505
87 Claude Aguttes 233
88 CNY Book Auctions 219
89 Cohasco 263
90 Collection MC 72
91 Comic Connect 100
92 Connecticut Book Auctions 175
93 Copley Fine Art Auctions 854
94 Cornette de Saint Cyr 2351
95 Cottone 98
96 Coutau Begarie 4692
97 Cowans Auctions 11661
98 Cowans Historic Americana Auctions 1902
99 Dallas Auction Gallery 119
100 Dargate Auction Galleries 420
101 Dawson Book Shop 1189
102 De Baecque and Associes 8211
103 Decker 11230
104 Delvaux 348
105 Dirk Soulis Auctions 5706
106 Dominic Winter Book Auctions 120575
107 Dora Hood 85126
108 Dorotheum 36096
109 Dorothy Sloan Rare Books 6344
110 Doyle New York 17467
111 DSloan 4295
112 Du Mouchelles 180
113 Dupont 255
114 Dush 863
115 Early American 5196
116 Eberstadt 21456
117 Edward Lefkowicz 1402
118 Eldreds 7711
119 ERA Encheres 1798
120 EV Thompson 614
121 Evans 32214
122 Ferraton 33491
123 Field 1703
124 Field Auction 4879
125 Florence Number Nine 37
126 Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers 5536
127 Forum Auctions 4811
128 Forum Auctions in Italy 1292
129 Francis Edwards 166736
130 Francis Harper 73
131 Freemans 21658
132 Freemans Historic USS Constitution Colors 13
133 Galerias Louis Morton 6161
134 Galerie Bassenge 107149
135 Galerie Koller Auctions 9901
136 Gateway Gallery Auction 384
137 George Littlefield 16134
138 Gibson Auction Inc. 283
139 Goelet 895
140 Goldberg Coins and Collectibles 2493
141 Goldschmidt 49633
142 Gonnelli Casa DAste 11672
143 Goodspeed 233888
144 Gowans 309
145 Grays Auctioneers 3373
146 Grogan and Company 267
147 Guernseys 5235
148 Guillaumot Richard 402
149 Gulf Coast Book Auctions 394
150 Harmsworth 5068
151 Hartung and Hartung 31862
152 Hauff and Auvermann 39415
153 Hauswedell and Nolte 24873
154 HBradley Martin 48
155 Henkels 6698
156 Henri Godts Books and Prints Auctions 16739
157 Heritage Auction Galleries 24901
158 Heritage Auctions 437836
159 Heritage Map Museum 109
160 Hessney Auction Company 2
161 HNestler 3022
162 Holabird Associates 1527
163 Holabird Kagin Americana 15871
164 Holliday 1233
165 Howell 8059
166 Howes US IANA 11600
167 HRS Alabama 1807 to 1840 345
168 HRS Arizona 1860 to 1890 161
169 HRS California 489
170 HRS Chicago Ante Fire 1877
171 HRS Idaho 1839 to 1890 180
172 HRS Iowa 1837 to 1860 195
173 HRS Kansas 1854 to 1876 2034
174 HRS Kentucky 1787 to 1810 812
175 HRS Kentucky Imprints 591
176 HRS Minnesota 1849 to 1865 656
177 HRS Missouri 1808 to 1850 705
178 HRS Nebraska 1847 to 1876 503
179 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 522
180 HRS Nevada 1859 to 1890 Add 9
181 HRS New Mexico 1784 to 1876 300
182 HRS Ohio 1796 to 1820 591
183 HRS Tennessee 1793 to 1840 469
184 HRS TN Nashville 481
185 HRS TN Nashville AppA 4
186 HRS TN Nashville AppB 20
187 HRS TN Nashville AppC 10
188 HRS TN Pamphlets and Broadsides 797
189 HRS Utica NY 1799 to 1830 572
190 HRS West Virginia 1791 to 1830 106
191 HRS Wisconsin 569
192 HRS Wisconsin 1850 to 1854 549
193 HRS Wisconsin 1855 to 1858 724
194 HRS Wisconsin 1859 to 1863 712
195 HRS Wisconsin 1864 to 1869 931
196 HRS Wyoming 1866 to 1890 168
197 Huntington1269 308
198 Huntington1309 330
199 Huntington1406 245
200 Huntington1698 1015
201 HV Jones Sale 580
202 HVJones 304
203 HVJones Check List 1746
204 Il Ponte 1542
205 JA Stargardt Autographenhandlung 5087
206 Jacksons Auction 262
207 James D Cyr Auctioneer 1311
208 James D Julia Auctioneers 1480
209 JandS 13489
210 Jasper52 112
211 JellyFishTree 812
212 Jenkins 628
213 Jeschke Greve and Hauff 823
214 Jeschke Hauff und Auvermann 13821
215 Jeschke van vliet Buch und Kunstauktionen GmbH 24431
216 JMW Auction Gallery 1780
217 John Bellman Auctioneers 1489
218 John Howell Books Americana 718
219 John McInnis Auctioneers 3712
220 Johns Western Gallery 2826
221 Johnson 1415
222 Kapandji Morhange 13221
223 Kedem Auction 11151
224 Kenneth Karmiole 12221
225 Kenneth Nebenzahl 5907
226 Keno Auctions 15
227 Kestenbaum and Company 3881
228 Ketterer Kunst Doerling 38496
229 Keys Fine Arts Auctioneers 73104
230 Kiefer Buch und Kunstauktionen 264143
231 KLeach 5502
232 Knotty Pine Auction Service 8039
233 Kolbe and Fanning Numismatic Booksellers 4289
234 Kraus 569
235 Laird Park 394
236 Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society 11349
237 Lathrop Harper 14598
238 Laurence Witten Rare Books 1645
239 Lawrences Auctioneers 1917
240 Le Libraire Alain Ferraton 29331
241 Leekley 373
242 Leland Little Auctions 226
243 Leonard and Company 1
244 Leslie Hindman Auctioneers 17855
245 LF Robinson 1304 701
246 Librairie Loeb Larocque 1212
247 Light Horse Auctions 169
248 Littell 1141
249 Longs 11280
250 Ludewig 1220
251 Lyon and Turnbull 16023
252 MacManus 65020
253 Madigan 213
254 Maggs 60208
255 Maggs VI 542
256 Maître Bernard GALATEAU 0
257 Map World 422
258 Marc van de Wiele Auctions 15250
259 Marshall 1044
260 McLemore Auction Company 63
261 Mealys Auctioneers 13093
262 Merwin Clayton Sales Company 29119
263 Merwin Sales Company NY 0
264 Michaans Auctions 1864
265 Michael Brown 781
266 Michael Treloar 810
267 Mid Hudson Auction Galleries 3994
268 Midland 64251
269 Minerva Auctions Roma 11010
270 Moreshet Auctions 616
271 Morton Casa de Subastas 14491
272 MS Rare Books 34295
273 Murphy 3307
274 NAMagazines 255
275 National Art Galleries 1932 157
276 National Book Auctions 57646
277 Neal Auction Company 3106
278 Neret Minet and Tessier 28463
279 New England Auctions 2142
280 New England Book Auctions 15928
281 Norris 4311
282 Northeast Auctions 1383
283 Nosbüsch & Stucke 11370
284 OGER et CAMPER 720
285 OGER et DUMONT 100
286 OGER et SEMONT 531
287 Old World Auctions 47950
288 One Of A Kind Collectibles 0
289 OSENAT 5005
290 OShaughnessy 26643
291 Otto Lange 23114
292 Paige Auction 1092
293 Pandolfini 1498
294 Parke Bernet 219081
295 Paulo Adams Auction Service 118
296 PBA Galleries 138745
297 PC Petersburg 1786 to 1876 637
298 Pennypacker943 6707
299 Penrose 365
300 Philobiblon Auctions 2552
301 PIASA 38104
302 Picard Audap Solanet Velliet Teissedre 424
303 Pierre Berge and Associes 8093
304 Pilling 5532
305 Plaza Art Auction Galleries 129
306 Potomack Company 751
307 Potter and Potter Auctions 9192
308 Poulin Antiques Auctions 1077
309 Profiles in History 25075
310 Purcell Auctioneers 2366
311 Quagga Rare Books and Art 307
312 Rachel Davis Fine Arts 6353
313 Rago Arts and Auctions 1655
314 Ralph Kristiansen 966
315 Randall and Windle 4447
316 Reiss and Sohn 59367
317 Remy Le Fur and Associes 197
318 RENAUD GIQUELLO ASSOCIES 374
319 Rice 2645
320 RJM Autographs and Antiques 630
321 RM Smythe 923
322 Robert Brown 163
323 Robert Hayman 9117
324 Robert Siegel Galleries 4981
325 Robinson 9390
326 Romantic Agony Book and Print Auctions 47203
327 Rosenbach 8252
328 Rossini 7394
329 Royka Auctioneers Appraisers 176
330 RR Auction 74504
331 RW Olivers 550
332 Sabin 106729
333 Sabin Handy Bib 995
334 Sawyer 34396
335 Scott & O'Shaughnessy 4087
336 Scribner 14048
337 Shapiro Auctioneers 5
338 Shapiro Auctions 184
339 Sheppards Irish Auction House 264
340 Siebert 1084
341 SJ Winslow Associates 5949
342 Skinner 16988
343 Soler Y Llach 1322
344 Soliday 5224
345 Sotheby Parke Bernet 15509
346 Sothebys 1039368
347 Southern 9651
348 Spink Shreves Galleries 1294
349 Stair Auctioneers and Appraisers 3199
350 Stockholms Auktionsverk 1953
351 Streeter 4423
352 Swaen Map Auction 10376
353 Swann Galleries 376621
354 Tajan 11204
355 Terry Part I 361
356 Terry Part II 370
357 Terry Part III 444
358 The Antiquarian Book 30
359 The Written Word Autographs 2480
360 Thomas Scheler 116
361 Thomaston Place Auction Galleries 1755
362 Three Rivers Auction Company 437
363 TN Luther Books 35327
364 Tooveys 14058
365 Trafford Books 0
366 Treadway Gallery 0
367 Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books 0
368 Trotting Hill Park Books 267
369 UP James 6491
370 Valley Auctions 453
371 Venator and Hanstein 22017
372 Vermot de Pas 15387
373 Vinson 112
374 Waddingtons 877
375 Walpole Galleries 2784
376 Watkins Americana 184
377 Waverly Auctions 21905
378 Webbs 546
379 William Allen 13871
380 William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals 370
381 William Parkinson 505
382 William Salloch 11786
383 William Schab 4827
384 Winners Auctions and Exhibitions 1190
385 Winter Associates 896
386 Witten 109
387 Woolley and Wallis 1128
388 Wright Howes 12365
389 Yeshiva Ahavas Torah Baranovich 355
390 Zamorano Eighty 80
391 Zisska and Kistner 22702
392 Zisska and Lacher 9616
393 Zisska and Schauer 28797
  • <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Exodus 10:10 to 16:15. Complete Biblical scroll sheet in Hebrew, a Torah scroll panel. Middle East, ca. 10th or 11th century.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Copernicus Refuted. (Astronomy.). Scientific manuscript of a course of studies at Collège de la Trinité, Lyon. 1660s.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Israel’s War of Independence and the Early Days of the IDF. 58 photographs presented to Israel Ber, IDF officer and later convicted spy.
    <b>19th Century Shop’s Catalog 170 Great Books and Photos. Please inquire for a copy.</b>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Early Unpublished Darwin letter on the races of man. Autograph Letter Signed [to Henry Denny]. Down, Kent, June 1, [1844].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Classic Image of American Slavery. Kimball, M. H. <i>Emancipated Slaves</i>. New York: George Hanks, 1863.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> (Underground Railroad.) Scaggs, Isaac. Important Runaway Slave Poster: $500 Reward Ran away, or decoyed from the subscriber…
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> <i>Keep Calm and Carry On</i>, designer unknown, 1939. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen, <i>Le Journal / La Traite des Blanches</i>, 1899. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> <i>"Let Us Go Forward Together,"</i> designer unknown, 1940. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, <i>Babylone d'Allemagne</i>, 1894. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Frank Beatty, <i>Out of the Running</i>, 1929. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> James Montgomery Flagg, <i>Wake Up America Day</i>, 1917. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> <i>Danté / Sim • Sala • Bim!</i>, designer unknown. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>[Zodiac]</i>, 1900. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Rick Griffin, <i>Jimi Hendrix Experience / John Mayall</i>, 1968. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2: Vintage Posters</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Abram Games, <i>Join the ATS</i>, 1941. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Aldo Mazza, <i>Torino / Esposizione Internazionale</i>, 1911. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 2:</b> Robert Motherwell, <i>Julliard School / Dedication - Lincoln Center</i>, 1969. $3,000 to $4,000
  • <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Newton. <i>Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica</i>. London, 1687.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Josephus. <i>De antiquitate Judaica.</i> Lubeck, 1475-76.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Carlerius. <i>Sporta fragmentorum, Sportula fragmentorum</i>. Brussels, 1478-79.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Fridolin. <i>Der Schatzbehalter</i>. Nuremberg, 1491.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Pinder. <i>Der beschlossen gart des rosenkrantz marie</i>. Nuremberg, 1505.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Isidorus Hispalensis. <i>Synonyma de Homine</i>. Nuremberg, 1470-71.
    <b>Bonhams, inviting consignments for Sep 27:</b> Durer. Sammelband including <i>Underweysung der messing</i>. Nuremberg, 1525-29.
  • <b>Booth & Williams: NO RESERVE Rare Book Auction, now through July 23, 7:15PM EDT</b>
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> John Muir. <i>My First Summer in the Sierra</i>, Boston, 1911.
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> Ernest Hemingway. <i>For Whom the Bell Tolls</i>, New York, 1940. First edition later printing.
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> Upton Sinclair. <i>The Jungle</i>, New York, 1906. First edition.
    <b>Booth & Williams: NO RESERVE Rare Book Auction, now through July 23, 7:15PM EDT</b>
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> George Orwell. <i>Nineteen Eighty-Four</i>, 1949. First American edition.
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> Harper Lee. <i>To Kill a Mocking Bird</i>, 1960. Early printing.
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> Richard Wright. <i>Native Son</i>, New York, 1940. First edition.
    <b>Booth & Williams: NO RESERVE Rare Book Auction, now through July 23, 7:15PM EDT</b>
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> Dryden, Congreve, and others. <i>Ovid’s Art of Love</i>, London, 1764. English translation of Ovid’s work.
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> S. E. Hinton. <i>The Outsiders</i>, New York, 1967. First edition.
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> J. D. Salinger. <i>The Catcher in the Rye</i>, Boston, 1951. Book club edition.
    <b>Booth & Williams: NO RESERVE Rare Book Auction, now through July 23, 7:15PM EDT</b>
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> Ayn Rand. <i>Atlas Shrugged</i>, New York, 1957. Early printing.
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> J. D. Salinger. <i>Raise High The Roof Beam, Carpenters</i> and <i>Seymour: An Introduction</i>, Boston, 1963. First [book] edition, third state.
    <b>Booth & Williams No Reserve Sale until Jul 23:</b> Tennessee Williams. <i>Sweet Bird of Youth</i>, 1959. First edition.
  • <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
    <b>TO AKABA! T.E. Lawrence and the Arab Revolt. Books, manuscripts and pictures. On exhibition 16 to 24th July at Maggs' new premises 48 Bedford Square.</b>
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