Name Quinns Book Department Catalog Auction July 8, 2021.
Auctioneer Quinn's Auction Galleries
Type Internet Absentee Bidding
Date(s) 7/8/2021
Location 360 S. Washington St.
Falls Church, VA 22046
Buyer Premium 27% Buyer's Premium applies.
Description
Quinn’s Auction Galleries is pleased to present an auction of rare books, antique maps, and Americana. The sale features over 300 rare and signed books, maps, and autographs. These include items by Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway, U.S. Grant, and Hondius. We also feature an unpublished illustration for "The Hound of the Baskervilles" Books include early printings, fine bindings, travel & exploration, and books signed by Aldous Huxley and Robert Kennedy. The auction also contains a selection of illustrated books including an extra illustrated "Satan in Goray," "Ink and Blood" by Arthur Syzk, and "Leaves of Grass," illustrated and signed by Rockwell Kent. Autograph highlights include Presidential appointments and grants signed by Quincy Adams, Ulysses S. Grant, James Madison, and others. Quinn’s is also pleased to present the collection of Eric Robinson, scholar, editor and expert on the poetry of John Clare, which includes a first edition of Clare's Rural Life. We also present the library of Philip and Margo Jacksich which includes a copy of Viala & Vermorel's Ampelographie. Illustrated items include an unpublished Frederick Dore Steele sketch for "The Hound of the Baskervilles", entitled "The Slavering Hound". We have, in addition, sketches executed by Allyn Cox for the Masonic Temple and U.S. Capitol.
Auction Terms & Conditions Terms And Conditions Bidder agrees that the terms listed shall govern this auction and that he/she agrees with them. Additional terms may be posted or announced from the auction block, and are just as binding as the listed terms: YOU AGREE TO ALL THESE TERMS. 1. Buyer's premium is 23% for weekly auctions or 27% for Catalog, Waverly & Collector's series Auctions. An additional 4% premium is added when paying with a credit card or debit card. Purchases must be removed by noon Saturday following the auction. 1A. Full payment: All items must be paid for in full before the bidder leaves the premises. Nothing may be removed until bidder transaction is settled. Payment for purchases must be made by cash, cashier's check, or credit card (Visa or Master Card only) or by personal check or business check if approved by auctioneers. Auctioneers reserve the right to hold personal or business checks for up to 10 business days to allow for clearance of funds, returned checks are subject to an additional fee of $35.00. All sales are subject to state sales tax laws. Tax exempt bidder must present proof of sales tax exemption status including a Virginia or reciprocating state tax ID # before any sales tax is waived. Bidder agrees not to stop payment on checks or disallow a sight draft. Bidder is responsible for any expense due to collection of a bad check and authorizes the auctioneer to charge his/her credit card for any merchandise and applicable fees on returned checks. The Auctioneers reserve the right to repossess, at any time, at your location, any unpaid merchandise. The bidder agrees to allow the auctioneer to charge his or her credit card for all unpaid merchandise. The auctioneer reserves the right to bar bidders in participating in future auctions due to failure to pay for merchandise won at auction. 2. No warranty: All items are sold as is, where is, without a guarantee of any kind. The descriptions of items appearing in advertising prior to this auction are believed to be correct, nevertheless, neither those descriptions nor any oral statements made by the Owner (or his agents or officers) or the Auctioneer (or his agents or officers) concerning any item shall be construed as a warranty either expressed or implied. I, the Bidder, have examined this merchandise and accept it the way it is. 3. Disputes: The Auctioneer shall designate the winning bidder after each item is auctioned. If disputes arise between two or more bidders, the auctioneer reserves the right to re-open the bidding. The Auctioneer's designation of a buyer shall be final. 4. Buyers' responsibility: After a Bidder has won the bid with his/her high bid, they have become the new owner of the item even though they may not have paid for or taken possession of the item yet. The item(s) become the full and sole responsibility of the buyer and the buyer assumes all risk of loss and damage. Buyers should pay for, guard and remove and remove their item(s) accordingly. 5. Injury or damage: Bidder acknowledges responsibility for any personal injury or property damage caused by the Bidder or his agent, and further agrees to hold Auctioneers harmless from any personal injury to himself or his Agents and the property damage incurred on auction premises. 6. Agents only: The Auctioneers are acting as the Owners Agents only. 7. Removal: Removal of items won at auction is the responsibility of the buyer. Prompt removal must be made no later than the Saturday after an auction which is the designated removal deadline. Failure to remove merchandise on the designated day after the auction will incur storage fees at the discretion of Quinns. Auctioneer is held harmless for any damage to property incurred during relocation. Thank you for your cooperation. --------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------ Terms Of Use

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