Collection of British and American Book Auction Catalogs, 1703-

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Title: Collection of British and American Book Auction Catalogs
Collection number: 416
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 159.5 linear ft. (319 boxes, 1 oversize box.)
Date: 1703-
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Abstract: British catalogs from 1703-1930, the reference collection of English bookseller Frank Marcham, and various American book catalogs comprise this collection.

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Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

British catalogs originally collected by Frank Marcham.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Collection of British and American Book Auction Catalogs (Collection 416).UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of British catalogs from 1703-1930, the reference collection of English bookseller Frank Marcham, and various American book catalogs. An illustrated index to the British catalogs to 1900 is available, and the British Museum's List of catalogues of English book sales, 1676-1900, has been annotated with UCLA's holdings and location within the collection. Of American catalogs, there are files for Libbie, 1885-1919; Henkels, 1898-1935; Parke-Bernet, and others. Auction houses represented in the collection include American Art Association, American Book Auction, Anderson Galleries, Christie's, Charles Hamilton, Henkels, Libbie & Company, Park-Bernet, Sotheby Parke-Bernet & Company, and Swann.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by auction house, then chronologically.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

C.F. Libbie & Co.
Parke-Bernet Galleries.
Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc.
Stan. V. Henkels (Firm).
Book auctions--England--Catalogs.
Book auctions--United States--Catalogs.
Booksellers' catalogues--Great Britain.
Booksellers' catalogues--United States.

Container List

Box 1

American Book Auction. 11/19/43 - 10/1/48.

Box 2

American Book Auction. 10/15/48 - 3/19/54.

Box 3

American Book Auction. 4/2/54 - 11/20/59.

Box 4

American Book Auction. 12/11/59 - 5/22/63.

Box 5

Baker, G.A., & Co.. 1902.

Box 6

Bangs, Merwin & Co.. 1902.

Box 7

Beigjers, J.L.. 5/24/60 - 2/29/70.

Box 8

Beigjers, J.L.. 4/23/70 - 5/29/73.

Boxes 9-38

British book auction catalogues, pre 1900. Pre-1900.

Box 39

Butterfield & Butterfield. 1985.

Box 40

Chicago Book and Art Auction. 10/29/30 - 5/31/33.

Box 41

City Book Auction. 10/11/41 - 9/28/46.

Box 42

City Book Auction. 10/19/46 - 3/23/49.

Box 43

City Book Auction. 5/7/49 - 3/8/52.

Box 44

City Book Auction. 3/22/52 - 1/18/56.

Box 45

Freeman, Samuel, & Co.. 12/10/28 - 3/11/70.

Box 46

Hamilton, Charles. 10/17/63 - 5/28/68.

Box 47

Hamilton, Charles. 7/25/68 - 10/16/74.

Box 48

Hamilton, Charles. 11/14/74 - 4/10/80.

Box 49

Hamilton, Charles. 5/21/80 - 5/11/83.

Box 50

Hardy's Railroad Auction. 10/47 - 4/51.

Box 51

Haudswell. 11/11/49 - 5/23/66.

Box 52

Heartman's Auction. 2/5/14 - 1/28/22.

Box 53

Heartman's Auction. 6/23/25 - 7/5/32.

Box 54

Heartman's Auction. 12/27/32 - 5/24/53.

Box 55

Hendsey Inc.. 3/29/81.

Box 56

Henkel's. 5/11/09 - 2/14/13.

Box 57

Henkel's. 3/18/13 - 10/29/14.

Box 58

Henkel's. 11/5/14 - 5/8/18.

Box 59

Henkel's. 1909 - 1919.

Physical Description: (Bound volumes)
Box 60

Henkel's. 1920 - 1922.

Physical Description: (Bound volumes)
Box 61

Henkel's. 1923 - 1925.

Physical Description: (Bound volumes)
Box 62

Henkel's. 1926 - 1935.

Physical Description: (Bound volumes)
Box 63

Hodgson & Co.. 11/25/20 - 12/12/46.

Box 64

Hodgson & Co.. 1/16/47 - 11/25/54.

Box 65

Hodgson & Co.. 12/16/54 - 10/22/64.

Box 66

International Antiquariaat. 3/12/30 - 10/7/68.

Box 67

Levinson, Harry A.. 2/28/50 - 5/26/53.

Box 68

Libbie & Co.. 1900 - 1901.

Box 69

Libbie & Co.. 1902 - 3/04.

Box 70

Libbie & Co.. 4/04 - 9/06.

Box 71

Libbie & Co.. 10/06 - 12/07.

Box 72

Libbie & Co.. 1908 - 12/10.

Box 73

Libbie & Co.. 1911.

Box 74

Libbie & Co.. 1912 - 12/17/14.

Box 75

Libbie & Co.. 3/10/14 - 10/27/15.

Box 76

Libbie & Co.. 11/4/15 - 12/29/16.

Box 77

Libbie & Co.. 1/17/17 - 6/28/18.

Box 78

Libbie & Co.. 9/11/18 - 6/20.

Box 79

Herwin-Clayton Sales Co.. 2/2/09 - 10/27/11.

Box 80

Herwin-Clayton Sales Co.. 10/31/11 - 3/18/15.

Box 81

Metropolitan Art Association. 1/14/14 - 4/30/14.

Box 82

Miscellaneous sale catalogs - A-K.

Box 83

Miscellaneous sale catalogs - L-R.

Box 84

Miscellaneous sale catalogs - S-Z.

Box 86

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 1/18/38 - 5/1/40.

Box 87

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 5/8/40 - 1/14/42.

Box 88

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 1/21/42 - 3/23/43.

Box 89

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 5/24/43 - 5/18/44.

Box 90

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 4/25/44 - 4/3/45.

Box 91

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 4/10/45 - 3/20/46.

Box 92

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 3/26/46 - 1/28/47.

Box 93

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 2/4/47 - 3/8/48.

Box 94

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 3/16/48 - 12/5/49.

Box 95

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 12/12/49 - 11/19/51.

Box 96

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 12/5/51 - 4/29/53.

Box 97

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 5/12/53 - 10/18/55.

Box 98

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 11/1/55 - 10/7/58.

Box 99

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 10/14/58 - 5/16/61.

Box 100

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 10/3/61 - 11/6/63.

Box 101

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 11/12/63 - 2/23/66.

Box 102

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 5/4/66 - 4/9/68.

Box 103

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 4/16/68 - 4/17/70.

Box 104

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 4/14/70 - 2/1/72.

Box 105

Parke-Bernet Galleries. 8/28/71 - 2/22/72.

Box 106

Plandome Auction Galleries. 1/24/68 - 6/15/72.

Box 107

Pitter-Hopson Galleries. 5/27/30 - 6/14/23.

Box 108

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 5/1841 - 7/1843.

Box 109

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 6/1844 - 5/1848.

Box 110

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 1/1849 - 6/1853.

Box 111

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 5/1854 - 11/1856.

Box 112

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 1/1857 - 12/1857.

Box 113

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 3/1858 - 8/1859.

Box 114

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 1/1860 - 5/2/1862.

Box 115

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 5/6/1862 - 12/1862.

Box 116

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 3/1863 - 2/1856.

Box 117

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 4/13/1866 - 2/10/1868.

Box 118

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 3/1868 - 6/28/1868.

Box 119

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 2/1870 - 4/23/1872.

Box 120

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 11/18/1872 - 6/7/1876.

Box 121

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 7/10/1876 - 7/12/1880.

Box 122

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 7/16/1880 - 7/14/1882.

Box 123

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 4/17/1883 - 3/20/1885.

Box 124

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 5/6/1885 - 7/3/1886.

Box 125

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 8/12/1886 - 8/3/1887.

Box 126

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 8/8/1887 - 8/8/1888.

Box 127

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 11/23/1880 - 6/27/1889.

Box 128

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 7/1/1889 - 3/25/1890.

Box 129

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 3/27/1890 - 8/7/1890.

Box 130

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 11/11/1890 - 4/23/1891.

Box 131

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 5/4/1891 - 12/11/1891.

Box 132

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 1/18/1892 - 7/15/1892.

Box 133

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 7/18/1892 - 5/15/1892.

Box 134

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 6/7/1893 - 5/21/1894.

Box 135

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 5/28/1894 - 3/6/1895.

Box 136

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 3/28/1895 - 12/23/1895.

Box 137

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 1/14/1896 - 7/31/1896.

Box 138

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 11/2/1896 - 7/19/1897.

Box 139

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 10/25/1897 - 4/25/1898.

Box 140

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 5/3/1898 - 4/20/1899.

Box 141

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London. 5/5/1899 - 12/15/1899.

Box 142

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 2/6/00 - 12/17/00.

Box 143

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 1/21/01 - 7/11/01.

Box 144

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/23/01 - 6/16/02.

Box 145

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/18/02 - 5/06/03.

Box 146

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 6/10/03 - 5/2/04.

Box 147

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/11/04 - 5/4/05.

Box 148

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/22/05 - 7/23/06.

Box 149

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/27/06 - 11/26/07.

Box 150

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/2/07 - 1/13/09.

Box 151

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 1/20/09 - 11/11/09.

Box 152

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 11/24/09 - 7/12/10.

Box 153

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/26/10 - 10/23/11.

Box 154

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 11/15/11 - 11/11/12.

Box 155

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 11/20/12 - 5/19/13.

Box 156

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/27/13 - 1/14/14.

Box 157

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 1/28/14 - 12/13/15.

Box 158

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 1/15/16 - 12/18/16.

Box 159

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 1/3/17 - 2/4/18.

Box 160

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 2/13/18 - 3/12/19.

Box 161

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 3/17/19 - 11/12/19.

Box 162

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 11/17/19 - 7/5/20.

Box 163

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/6/20 - 4/18/21.

Box 164

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/25/21 - 2/8/22.

Box 165

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 2/13/22 - 3/21/23.

Box 166

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 3/26/23 - 5/26/24.

Box 167

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 6/2/24- 3/16/25.

Box 168

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 3/17/25 - 12/7/25.

Box 169

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/14/25 - 7/26/26.

Box 170

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/29/26 - 5/24/27.

Box 171

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/30/27 - 12/12/27.

Box 172

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/19/27 - 7/2/28.

Box 173

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/4/28 - 2/11/29.

Box 174

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 2/25/29 - 7/26/29.

Box 175

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/29/29 - 4/28/30.

Box 176

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/5/30 - 12/8/30.

Box 177

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/15/30 - 11/2/31.

Box 178

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 11/9/31 - 6/7/32.

Box 179

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 6/13/32 - 7/3/33.

Box 180

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/10/33 - 6/10/34.

Box 181

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 6/18/34 - 11/9/36.

Box 182

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/15/36 - 3/1/2389.

Box 184

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 8/12/41 - 7/14/47.

Box 185

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/21/47 - 7/26/49.

Box 186

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 10/17/49 - 10/22/51.

Box 187

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 10/29/51 - 2/24/54.

Box 188

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 3/8/54 - 7/25/55.

Box 189

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/27/55 - 12/11/56.

Box 190

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/17/56 - 5/5/58.

Box 191

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/19/58- 6/22/59.

Box 192

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/6/59- 10/17/60.

Box 193

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 10/24/60 - 10/30/61.

Box 194

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 11/13/61 - 3/18/62.

Box 195

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 4/1/63 - 4/27/64.

Box 196

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/11/64 - 4/12/65.

Box 197

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 4/26/65 - 3/7/66.

Box 198

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 3/14/66 - 1/23/67.

Box 199

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 2/6/67 - 12/14/67.

Box 200

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/18/67 - 10/14/68.

Box 201

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 10/17/68 - 4/21/69.

Box 202

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 2/25/69 - 10/27/69.

Box 203

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 11/3/69 - 5/28/70.

Box 204

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 6/1/70 - 12/14/70.

Box 205

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/16/70 - 6/8/71.

Box 206

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 6/14/71 - 12/7/71.

Box 207

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/9/71 - 7/18/72.

Box 208

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/20/72 - 5/15/73.

Box 209

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/17/73 - 2/12/74.

Box 210

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 2/18/74 - 12/9/74.

Box 211

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/10/74 - 7/7/75.

Box 212

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/14/75 - 5/13/76.

Box 213

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/17/76 - 12/14/76.

Box 214

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 12/16/76 - 7/13/77.

Box 215

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 7/14/77 - 4/15/80.

Box 216

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 4/15/80 - 10/28/80.

Box 217

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 11/3/80 - 6/18/81.

Box 218

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 6/22/81 - 4/8/82.

Box 219

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 4/14/82 - 3/28/83.

Box 220

Sotheby, Parke-Bernet & Co., London (1900-). 5/23/83 - 2/1/84.

Box 221

Southern Book Auction. 8/22/46 - 12/4/47.

Box 222

Union Art Galleries. 2/13/34 - 12/13/36.

Box 223

Versteigerung. 9/47 - 9/53.

Box 224

Walpole Galleries. 11/12/15 - 8/14/31.

Box 225

Wilder's Book Auction. 1/15/30 - 11/22/34.