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What’s the Value of a Willa Cather Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 44 auction results for books containing Willa Cather's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $96 and the highest overall price realized was $3000. The average price was $531 and the median price was $216. There were 28 auctions (63%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 4 auctions (9%) exceeding the high estimates, and 12 auctions (27%) within the range of the low and high estimates. Auction results are highly dependent upon condition, rarity, edition, provenance, year of publication, publisher, and many other factors. Your book’s value will vary.

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Recent Auction Results:

Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Description Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA10/18/2018Cather, WillaShadows on the RockNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...of 619 copies, signed by Cather. Crane A17....1931$10-$100$108 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/06/2018Cather, WillaShadows on the RockNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...copies. First Edition. Signed by Cather at the limitation statement, as...1931$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/26/2018Cather, WillaApril Twilights and Other PoemsNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...of 450, each signed by the author. Signed by Willa Cather...1923$500-$800$330 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/26/2018Cather, WillaLucy GayheartNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...copies. First Edition. Signed by Cather at the limitation statement....1935$200-$300$420 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/26/2018Cather, WillaSapphira and the Slave GirlNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...Liampre All-Rag Paper. Signed by the author at the limitation statement,...1940$200-$300$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/23/2017Cather, WillaOne of OursNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...paper. First Edition. Signed by Cather at the limitation statement, as...1922$300-$500$1140 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/23/2017Cather, WillaSapphira and the Slave GirlNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...Paper. First Edition. Signed by the author at the limitation statement....1940$200-$300$132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/23/2017Cather, WillaSapphira and the Slave GirlNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...Paper. First Edition. Signed by the author at the limitation statement,...1940$300-$500$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Cather, WillaSapphira and the Slave GirlNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...Liampre All-Rag Paper. Signed by the author at the limitation statement,...1940$200-$300$216 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/25/2015Cather, WillaShadows on the RockNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...of 619 copies. Signed by Cather at the limitation statement, as...1931$500-$800$360 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/15/2015Cather, WillaNot Under FortyNew YorkKnopf...Vellum. First Edition. Signed by the author at the limitation statement....1936$300-$500$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/31/2014Cather, WillaOne of OursNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...paper. First Edition. Signed by Cather at the limitation statement, as...1922$400-$600$840 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/31/2014Cather, WillaShadows on the RockNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...of 607 copies. Signed by Cather at the limitation statement....1931$600-$900$360 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/11/2012Cather, WillaNot Under FortyNew YorkKnopf...Vellum. First Edition. Signed by the author at the limitation statement....1936$300-$500$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/30/2012Cather, WillaObscure DestiniesNew YorkKnopf...Edition, limited issue. Signed by Cather on the limitation page....1932$250-$350$180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/30/2012Cather, WillaLucy GayheartNew YorkKnopf...copies. First Edition. Signed by Cather at the limitation statement....1935$150-$250$96 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/05/2012Cather, WillaDeath Comes for the ArchbishopNew YorkKnopf...copies. First Edition. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. There...1927$1200-$1800$1560 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/16/2011Cather, WillaNot Under FortyNew YorkKnopf...Vellum. First Edition. Signed by the author at limitation....1936$250-$350$180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA02/24/2011Cather, WillaObscure DestiniesNew YorkKnopf...Edition, limited issue. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. Crane...1932$200-$300$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA11/04/2010Cather, WillaYouth and the Bright MedusaNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...cloth. First Edition. Inscribed on the front free endpaper, "For a...1920$1000-$1500$720 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/29/2010Cather, WillaMy Mortal EnemyNew YorkKnopf...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author at the colophon....1926$200-$300$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/04/2010Cather, WillaA Lost LadyNew YorkKnopf...all rag paper. Signed by the author at limitation....1923$250-$350$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/04/2010Cather, WillaMy Mortal EnemyNew YorkKnopf...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author at the colophon....1926$200-$300$216 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/04/2010Cather, WillaShadows on the RockNew YorkKnopf...Vellum. First Edition. Signed by the author at limitation....1931$300-$500$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/04/2010Cather, WillaLucy GayheartNew YorkKnopf...Paper. First Edition. Signed by the author at limitation....1935$250-$350$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/04/2010Cather, WillaNot Under FortyNew YorkKnopf...Vellum. First Edition. Signed by the author at limitation....1936$250-$350$204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/04/2010Cather, WillaSapphira and the Slave GirlNew YorkKnopf...Liampre All-Rag Paper. Signed by the author at limitation....1940$400-$600$420 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/20/2009Cather, WillaDeath Comes for the ArchbishopNew YorkKnopf...of 170 copies. Signed by Cather at the limitation....1929$1500-$2000$900 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/09/2008Cather, WillaNot Under FortyNew YorkAlfred A Knopf...Edition, limited issue. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. Crane...1936$400-$600$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/09/2008Cather, WillaA Lost LadyNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...First Trade Edition. Signed by Cather on half-title. Crane's state A...1923$700-$1000$510 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/15/2007Cather, WillaNot Under FortyNew YorkKnopf...Edition, limited issue. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. Crane...1936$400-$700$450 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/14/2006Cather, WillaDeath Comes for the ArchbishopNew YorkKnopf...First Illustrated Edition. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. Laid-in...1929$1000-$1500$600 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/14/2006Cather, WillaLucy GayheartNew YorkKnopf...copies. First Edition. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. Crane...1935$300-$500$204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/28/2006Cather, WillaShadows on the RockNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...lettering piece. Jacket. Signed, Limited First Edition. No. 531 of 619....1931$600-$900$360 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/28/2006Cather, WillaLucy GayheartNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...Plain jacket. Slipcase. Signed, Limited First Edition, No. 62 of 749....1935$600-$900$390 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Cather, WillaThe Novels and Stories of Willa Cather. Autograph EditionBostonHoughton Mifflin...copies. "Autograph Edition." Signed by Willa Cather on the limitation page...1937-1941$3000-$5000$2700 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Cather, WillaShadows on the RockNew YorkKnopf...Edition, limited issue. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. Crane...1931$500-$800$390 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Cather, WillaObscure DestiniesNew YorkKnopf...Edition, limited issue. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. Crane...1932$400-$600$510 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Cather, WillaNot Under FortyNew YorkKnopf...Edition, limited issue. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. Crane...1936$300-$500$420 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Cather, WillaSapphira and the Slave GirlNew YorkKnopf...Edition, limited issue. Signed by Cather on the limitation page. Crane...1940$400-$700$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/27/2004Cather, WillaApril Twilights and Other PoemsNew YorkKnopf...of New York. Signed by Willa Cather in the colophon. This...1923$300-$500$450 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/12/2003Cather, WillaThe Novels and Stories of Willa CatherBostonHoughton Mifflin Co....volume. Autograph Edition. Signed by Willa Cather on limitation page of...1937$1500-$2500$1440 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA02/28/2002Cather, WillaA Lost LadyNew YorkAlfred A. Knopf...Edition. Presentation copy inscribed and signed by Cather on the front...1923$600-$900$720 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA02/28/2002Cather, WillaThe Novels and Stories of Willa CatherBostonHoughton Mifflin Co....volume. Autograph Edition. Signed by Willa Cather on limitation page of...1937$4000-$6000$3000 PBA Copies for Sale