Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts Including Americana

Christie's
7 December 2012, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 07.12.2012

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CHURCHILL, John 1st Duke of Marlborough (1650-1722) Autograp...

CHURCHILL, John. 1st Duke of Marlborough (1650-1722). Autograph letter signed ("Marlborough"), to Thomas, 1st Lord of Coningsby, Camp at Sefelingen, 21 August 1704. 1 page, 4to, blank integral leaf, recipient's docket and two later dockets along top edge .
CHURCHILL, John. 1st Duke of Marlborough

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S (1874-1965) Archive of 16 letters ALS a...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. (1874-1965). Archive of 16 letters ALS and TLS (signed "Winston," "Winston S. Churchill," "Winston S.C." or "W.") with 27 additional letters from Churchill family members (including Clementine Churchill and Jack Churchill), plus clippings and photos compiled by Churchill's

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph letter signed ("W") to Muriel...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("W.") to Muriel Wilson, Queens Hotel, Manchester, 26 January 1905. 8 pages, 8vo, mourning stationery, with autograph envelope signed with initials ("WSC") .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("W.") to Muriel Wilson, Queens Hotel, Manchester

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph letter signed ("Winston SC") ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("Winston S.C.") to Muriel Wilson, 7 September 1905. 5 pages, 8vo, 105 Mount Hope stationery .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("Winston S.C.") to Muriel Wilson, 7 September 1905. 5 pages, 8vo, 105 Mount Hope stationery . "YOU HAVE NEVER

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Letter signed ("Winston S C"), as First...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Letter signed ("Winston S. C."), as First Lord of the Admiralty, TO DAVID LLOYD GEORGE, at Sheerness, 21 August 1912. 4 pages, 4to, Admiralty Yacht . Text in the hand of Edward Marsh.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Letter signed ("Winston S. C."), as First Lord of the Admiralty, TO

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph letter signed ("W"), to his b...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("W."), to his brother John Churchill (1880-1947), 16 October 1914. 3 pages, 8vo, Admiralty stationery , WITH ORIGINAL AUTOGRAPH ENVELOPE AND FREE FRANK SIGNED ("WS Churchill").
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("W."), to his brother John

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph letter signed ("W"), TO HIS B...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("W."), TO HIS BROTHER JACK CHURCHILL, 7 November 1914. 1 page, 8vo, Admiralty stationery, autograph envelope WITH FREE FRANK SIGNED ("WSC").
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("W."), TO HIS BROTHER JACK CHURCHILL, 7 November 1914. 1 page

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph letter signed ("Winston") TO ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("Winston") TO HIS BROTHER JACK CHURCHILL, 6th Royal Scots Fusiliers, In the Field, 14 January 1916. 2 pages, 4to, splits at edges of center crease .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("Winston") TO HIS BROTHER JACK CHURCHILL, 6th Royal Scots

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Typescript signed and inscribed ("Winst...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typescript signed and inscribed ("Winston S. Churchill"), "To the Electors of Dundee," 26 July 1917. 5 oblong sheets mounted on two cards (each card 13 x 6in.) .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typescript signed and inscribed ("Winston S. Churchill"), "To the Electors of Dundee," 26 July

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph letter signed ("W"), to Pamel...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("W."), to Pamela Countess of Lytton. London, 3 September 1921. 1 page, 8vo, Colonial Office stationery, with autograph envelope with FREE FRANK SIGNED ("WSC").
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("W."), to Pamela Countess of Lytton. London, 3

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Typescript signed ("Winston S Churchill...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typescript signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), "The United States of Europe," n.d. [ca. 1930-31] 9 pages. 4to, punch hole with string clasp at top left corner , CHURCHILL'S EXTENSIVE AUTOGRAPH EMENDATIONS THROUGHOUT.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typescript signed ("Winston S

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Draft typescript signed ("Winston S Chu...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Draft typescript signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), 31 January 1931. A King Features Syndicate article on European disarmament, the League of Nations and Bolshevik Russia. 10 pages, 4to , NUMEROUS EDITORIAL EMENDATIONS IN CHURCHILL'S HAND.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Draft typescript

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Draft typescript signed ("Winston S Chu...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Draft typescript signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), n.d. [ca. 1931]. 8pp, 4to , NUMEROUS AUTOGRAPH EMENDATIONS IN CHURCHILL'S HAND.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Draft typescript signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), n.d. [ca. 1931]. 8pp, 4to , NUMEROUS AUTOGRAPH EMENDATIONS IN CHURCHILL'S

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Marlborough His Life and Times London: ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Marlborough. His Life and Times . London: George G. Harrap, [1933]-1938.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Marlborough. His Life and Times . London: George G. Harrap, [1933]-1938. 4 volumes, 8 o (233 x 150mm). Half-titles in volumes II-IV, illustrations in text. (Without all plates and

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Archive of over 60 typed letters signed...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Archive of over 60 typed letters signed and memoranda signed ("Winston S. Churchill", "W.S. Churchill," "W.S.C."), along with 10 printed telegrams, to C. C. Wood, 1933-1956. Also including letters, memoranda and galleys passed between Churchills' ghost writers and editors

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Typed letter signed ("Winston S Churchi...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typed letter signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), to James Crichton-Browne (1840-1938), Chartwell, 3 June 1935. 1 page, 4to, small closed tears at lower edge .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typed letter signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), to James Crichton-Browne (1840-1938), Chartwell, 3

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S and SHEPARD, Ernest H (1879-1976) Pen a...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. and SHEPARD, Ernest H. (1879-1976). Pen and ink drawing of Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, and Chiang-kai-shek, n.d., SIGNED BY CHURCHILL ("Winston S. Churchill"). Also signed by Shepard ("E. H. Shepard"). 10¾ x 9 3/8in., laid down .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. and SHEPARD, Ernest H

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph draft manuscript, two-pages o...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph draft manuscript, two-pages of Churchill's address to the Annual Meeting of the Central Council of the National Union of Conservative and Unionist Associations, Caxton Hall, 26 March 1942. 2 pages, 4to, with accompanying typed note identifying the speech .
CHURCHILL

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Typed letter signed ("W") to Alfred Duf...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typed letter signed ("W.") to Alfred Duff Cooper, London, 2 April 1947. 1 page, 4to, Hyde Park gate stationery, punch hole top left, pencil notes by Duff Cooper's secretary .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typed letter signed ("W.") to Alfred Duff Cooper, London, 2 April 1947. 1 page

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S The Second World War London: Cassell & ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. The Second World War . London: Cassell & Co., 1948-1954.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. The Second World War . London: Cassell & Co., 1948-1954. 6 volumes. 8 o . Half-titles, black cloth, spines gilt, dust jackets (light foxing at edges, hinges weak in vol. 1, slight chipping at edges

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S] Harrow School Song Book Harrow School...

CHURCHILL, Winston S.]. Harrow School Song Book . Harrow School Book Shop, 1938 (reprinted 1949).
CHURCHILL, Winston S.]. Harrow School Song Book . Harrow School Book Shop, 1938 (reprinted 1949). 4 o . Blue cloth stamped in blind and gilt on upper cover. In a clamshell case. Provenance : N. M

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Photograph signed ("Winston S Churchill...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Photograph signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), as Prime Minister, n.d. [ca. 1954], Photographer Vivienne (Florence Vivienne Melish), mounted in an album of 36 photos titled, Churchill at Home, Informal Family Photographs by 'Vivienne' Circa 1955 . Folio album (14 5/8 x 11¾in

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Photo portrait signed ("Winston S Churc...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Photo portrait signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), 4 3/8 x 3¼in, mounted, signed at bottom edge of mount, Vivienne 20th Century Studios stamp on verso , dated (in another hand) on verso, 4 June 1959. A FINE LATER IMAGE OF CHURCHILL
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Photo portrait signed

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Winston S Churchill, His Complete Speec...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Winston S. Churchill, His Complete Speeches, 1897-1963 . Edited by Robert Rhodes James. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1974.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Winston S. Churchill, His Complete Speeches, 1897-1963 . Edited by Robert Rhodes James. New York: Chelsea House Publishers

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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ADAMS, John (1735-1826), President Autograph letter signed (...

ADAMS, John (1735-1826), President . Autograph letter signed ("John Adams") TO BENJAMIN RUSH ("My Dear Friend"), Braintree, 10 September 1779. 1½ pages, 4to, integral blank In fine condition.
ADAMS, John (1735-1826), President . Autograph letter signed ("John Adams") TO BENJAMIN RUSH ("My Dear

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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AMES, Fisher (1758-1808), Federalist Congressman Autograph l...

AMES, Fisher (1758-1808), Federalist Congressman . Autograph letter signed to unidentified (Christopher Gore?), Philadelphia, 24 February 1795. 4 pages, 4to, remnants of tipping along left edge .
AMES, Fisher (1758-1808), Federalist Congressman . Autograph letter signed to unidentified (Christopher

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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BOOTH, John Wilkes Partly printed check, endorsed on verso (...

BOOTH, John Wilkes. Partly printed check, endorsed on verso ("J. Wilkes Booth"), n.d. A check for $2,000 FROM HIS BROTHER EDWIN BOOTH, signed ("Edwin Booth" and initialed "E.B."), drawn upon Howard Bank, Boston, 3 February 1863. 1 page, oblong, in three different typefaces, decorative engraving at

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH] JENKS, Daniel A (1827-1869) Manuscrip...

CALIFORNIA GOLD RUSH.] JENKS, Daniel A. (1827-1869). Manuscript diary 1 January 1849 - July 1851. 330 pages. 8vo, bound in diced calf stamped in gilt (spine detached), closely written. Some 40,000 words . This journal is a transcription by Jenks from his contemporary notebooks, for presentation to

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$60,000 - US$80,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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CALIFORNIA] [WESTERN AMERICANA] JENKS, Daniel A Manuscript...

CALIFORNIA.] [WESTERN AMERICANA.] JENKS, Daniel A. Manuscript diary, Pawtucket, R.I., 28 February 1859 - Yreka, California, 1 February 1860. A fair copy made by Jenks for his sister Maria, transcribed December 1859-Febuary 1860, from notebooks Jenks kept during his journey. 283 pages, octavo, diced

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012

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DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE] In Congress, July 4, 1776 The ...

DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE]. In Congress, July 4, 1776. The Unanimous Declaration of the Thirteen United States of America. When in the Course of Human Events... [Washington, D.C.] Engraved by W.I. Stone, for the Dept. of State, by order of J.Q. Adams, Secty. of State. July 4 1823.
DECLARATION OF

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$400,000 - US$600,000

Date: 7 Dec 2012