Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana. Part 1

Live Auction: 21 July 2022•10:00 EDT

•New York

Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana. Part 1

Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana. Part 1

Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana. Part 1

Sotheby’s is pleased to announce New York’s July sale, “Fine Books and Manuscripts, Including Americana.” Part 1 of this sale will be open for online and absentee bidding on 7 July and will culminate in a live auction on 21 July. This first part brings together a select group of truly exceptional books and manuscripts. With material ranging widely across periods, from a First Folio of William Shakespeare’s works, to a remarkable copy of Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species, to Dashiell Hammett’s typescript for The Glass Key with autograph annotations, each lot features a magnificent and highly desirable work.


A highlights exhibition will be open for viewing from Tuesday, 12 July, through Wednesday, 20 July. Private viewings are available upon request.


For assistance with bidding and registration, please contact:

+1 212 606 7000

enquiries@sothebys.com


For all enquiries please contact:

 

Richard Austin

Senior Vice President

Global Head of Books & Manuscripts

Books & Manuscripts

+1 212 606 7385

RICHARD.AUSTIN@SOTHEBYS.COM


Selby Kiffer

Senior Vice President

International Senior Specialist

Books & Manuscripts

+1 212 606 7385

SELBY.KIFFER@SOTHEBYS.COM

  

Ella Hall

Assistant Vice President

Specialist

Books & Manuscripts

+1 212 606 7385

ELLA.HALL@SOTHEBYS.COM


Dr. Kalika Sands

Associate Specialist

Books & Manuscripts

KALIKA.SANDS@SOTHEBYS.COM

 

Daniel Baker

Associate Cataloguer

Books & Manuscripts

DANIEL.BAKER@SOTHEBYS.COM

 

Bella McKelvey

Sale Coordinator

Books & Manuscripts

ISABELLA.MCKELVEY@SOTHEBYS.COM

Sale number

N11123

Exhibit information

Exhibitions

New York

Tue, 12 Jul 22 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Wed, 13 Jul 22 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Thu, 14 Jul 22 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Fri, 15 Jul 22 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Sat, 16 Jul 22 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Sun, 17 Jul 22 • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT

Mon, 18 Jul 22 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Tue, 19 Jul 22 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT

Wed, 20 Jul 22 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT