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What’s the Value of a C.S. Forester Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 5 auction results for books containing C.S. Forester's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $192 and the highest overall price realized was $3000. The average price was $848 and the median price was $3000. There were 3 auctions (60%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 0 auctions (0%) exceeding the high estimates, and 2 auctions (40%) 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
PBA04/21/2016Forester, C.S.To the IndiesBostonLittle, Brown and Company...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Forester on the half title....1940$250-$350$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/21/2016Forester, C.S.Commodore HornblowerBostonLittle, Brown and Company...Wyeth. First Edition. Signed and inscribed by the author on the...1945$400-$600$450 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/16/2011Forester, C.S.The African QueenBostonLittle, Brown...jacket. First Edition. Inscribed and signed by the author on the...1935$3000-$5000$3000 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/22/2009Forester, C.S.Love Lies DreamingLondonJohn Lane The Bodley Head Limited...cloth. First Edition. Inscribed on front free endpaper: "Peggy from C.S....1927$500-$800$240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/27/2007Forester, C.S.The Bedchamber Mystery with which is included the story of the Eleven Deckchairs and Modernity and MaternityTorontoS.J. Reginald Saunders...(and only) printing. Inscribed and signed "To Rosalind with love from...1944$500-$800$360 PBA Copies for Sale