Sales by Author, Title, Subject and Collection

This index is compiled from the sales reports published in every issue of The Book Collector. These reports have themselves been assembled principally from eye-witness accounts by our correspondents. It is therefore a record of context as much as of cost. Who was bidding against whom, what was sold afterwards, the cataloguing errors, extraordinary provenances, rarity considered objectively - so on and suchlike. Some account of this system can be found in The Price of Passion ( 2016-04).

Entries are differentiated between Author, Title, Subject and Collection. It should be noted, however, that in the case of most classical texts and many cartographers, the author is also the title.

When typing an author's name into the Search bar please do so either as Smith, John or as Smith or as John.

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Zarlino, Gioseffo Author 2016-01
Zarnaul 4 Book Title Kruchenykh hand-made futurist book Subscribe
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2005-04
Zastrozzi 1810 Book Title At Sotheby's New York Subscribe
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2016-03
Zastrozzi 1810 Book Title At Sotheby's London, plus a letter Subscribe
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2016-03
Zazie sur le Métro 1956 Book Title Subscribe
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2010-02
Zdanevich, Ilia Author Iliazd
Zeisberger, David Author 1996-03
Zenger, John Author 2005-03
Zet 1973/87 Book Title The Heidelberg serial Subscribe
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2017-02
Zhar Ptitsa 1921/26 Book Title 'A complete set' Subscribe
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2012-03
Zimbalist, Mary Curtis Bok: album Author Settings by Stravinsky, Poulenc and others Subscribe
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2012-03
Zocchi, Giuseppe Author 1955-01
Zocchi, Giuseppe Author 1976-01
Zocchi, Giuseppe Author 1989-01
Zocchi, Giuseppe Author 1998-01
Zoffany, Johan Author Portrait said to be of Mrs Thrale Subscribe
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2009-03
Zographos, Panayotis Subject 'Histoire Picturale...Indépendence Hellénique' 1926 Subscribe
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2009-03
Zographos, Panayotis, war of Greek liberation Subject Subscribe
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2009-01
Zola, Emile Author Twelve lots, one for Cézanne 2017-01
Zola, Emile Author Le Capitaine Burle' Subscribe
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2017-02
Zola, Emile Author 1962-01
Zola, Emile Author 2013-02
Zola, Emile Author 2014-01
Zoologia Morale 1845/46 Book Title Subscribe
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2007-03
Zoological Society Proceedings [London] Book Title 1830-1916, with a few gaps Subscribe
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1954-01
Zoology of New Holland 1793/95 Book Title Subscribe
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2004-02
Zouche, Richard Subject 2003-01
Zuleika Dobson 1911 Book Title With its d.w. Subscribe
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1977-01
Zum Schneedom des Kilimandscharo 1888 Book Title Subscribe
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2003-03
Zumárraga, Juan De Collection Subscribe
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2015-01
Zumbrun, John Author Photographs of China Subscribe
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2014-02
Zundt, Matthias Author Map of the attack on Cyprus by the Turks, 1570 Subscribe
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2007-01
Zur Farbenlehre 1810 Book Title Subscribe
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2017-02
Zur Farbenlehre 1810 Book Title With the 'rare' Erklärung Subscribe
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1976-02
Zweig, Stefan Author 100 pages to Romain Rolland Subscribe
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2015-03
[East India] Company School Book Title Album of sixty watercolours Subscribe
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2013-02

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