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What’s the Value of a James A. Michener Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 44 auction results for books containing James A. Michener's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $48 and the highest overall price realized was $3000. The average price was $326 and the median price was $180. There were 23 auctions (52%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 4 auctions (9%) exceeding the high estimates, and 17 auctions (38%) 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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Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Description Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA05/03/2018Michener, James A.TexasNew YorkRandom House...of 1000 copies. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1985$200-$300$132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/23/2017Michener, James A.CentennialNew YorkRandom House...500 in slipcase. Signed by author....1974$10-$100$72 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Michener, James A.HawaiiNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1959$10-$100$720 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Michener, James A.The DriftersNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1971$10-$100$96 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Michener, James A.ChesapeakeNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1978$10-$100$72 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Michener, James A.The CovenantNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1980$10-$100$48 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Michener, James A.SpaceNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1982$10-$100$48 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Michener, James A.PolandNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1983$10-$100$48 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Michener, James A.TexasNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1985$10-$100$108 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Michener, James A.AlaskaNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1988$10-$100$84 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2017Michener, James A.CaribbeanNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author, as issued....1989$10-$100$84 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/20/2015Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...American Booksellers Association. Signed by Michener on half title, as issued....1950$300-$500$180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/20/2015Michener, James A.ChesapeakeNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1978$100-$150$390 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA07/31/2014Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan Company...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Michener on the half title. $3.00...1947$700-$1000$510 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/10/2014Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...American Booksellers Association. Signed by Michener on half title....1950$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/30/2014Michener, James A.Sayonara.TokyoTuttle...First Japanese Edition. Signed by Michener on the title page. A...1954$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA11/07/2013Michener, James A.Tales of the South Pacific - with signed card laid inNew YorkMacmillan...Edition. Small card, signed by James A. Michener, laid in. $3.00...1947$700-$1000$450 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/11/2013Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...American Booksellers Association. Signed by Michener on half title....1950$250-$350$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/11/2012Michener, James A.TexasNew YorkRandom House...of 1000 copies. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1985$200-$300$132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/16/2011Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...American Booksellers Association. Signed by Michener on half title....1950$300-$500$180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/18/2010Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...jacket. First Edition. Signed by James A. Michener on title-page with...1947$2000-$3000$1320 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/18/2010Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...of 1500 copies. Signed by Michener on the half-title. Issued in...1950$250-$350$156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/09/2008Michener, James A.The SourceNew YorkRandom House...bound. First Edition. Signed by Michener at the limitation statement....1965$300-$500$180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA12/13/2007Michener, James A.The CovenantNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the limitation page....1980$200-$300$120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/27/2007Michener, James A.Ventures in EditingHuntington BeachJames Cahill...copies. First Edition. Signed by James A. Michener with his red...1995$200-$300$228 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/24/2007Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...American Booksellers Association. Signed by Michener on half title....1950$250-$350$360 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/15/2007Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...bookplate from Michener, signed by Michener in blue ink, laid in....1947$700-$1000$600 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/15/2007Michener, James A.ChesapeakeNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Michener in black ink on the...1978$100-$150$108 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan..."American Booksellers Edition." Signed by Michener on the half-title page. Issued...1950$300-$500$270 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Michener, James A.AlaskaNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by Michener on the limitation page....1988$200-$300$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Michener, James A.CaravansNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Michener on the front preliminary page....1963$100-$150$78 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Michener, James A.PolandNew YorkRandom House...copies. First Edition. Signed by James A. Michener....1983$100-$150$102 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/27/2004Michener, James A.SpaceNew YorkRandom House...of 500 copies, signed by the author on the limitation page....1982$150-$250$114 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/03/2002Michener, James A.Ventures in EditingHuntington Beach, CAJames Cahill Publishing...Copy." First Edition. Signed by James A. Michener with his red...1995$100-$150$60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/15/2002Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...jacket. First Edition. Signed by Michener in green ink on bookplate...1947$1000-$1500$1080 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/25/2002Michener, James A.Ventures in EditingHuntington Beach, CAJames Cahill Publishing...Copy." First Edition. Signed by James A. Michener with his red...1995$100-$150$90 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/25/2002Michener, James A.Miracle In SevilleSeville, SpainJohn Fulton Gallery..."The Universal Storyteller," signed by Michener in blue ink and signed...1995$1000-$1500$1440 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/25/2002Michener, James A.Tales of the South PacificNew YorkMacmillan...jacket. First Edition. Signed by James A. Michener on title-page with...1947$3000-$5000$3000 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/25/2002Michener, James A.MexicoNew YorkRandom House...jacket. First Edition. Signed by James A. Michener with his red...1992$100-$150$114 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/25/2002Michener, James A.A Century of SonnetsAustin, TXState House Press...copies. First Edition. Signed by Michener with his rubberstamp on limitation...1997$150-$250$90 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/09/2013Michener, James A. and Jack LevineFacing EastNew YorkMaecenas Press / Random House...of 2500 sets, signed by both the artist and author at...1970$250-$350$156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/06/2011Michener, James A. and Jack LevineFacing EastNew YorkMaecenas Press / Random House...of 2500 sets, signed by both the artist and author with...1970$200-$300$132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/27/2007Michener, James A. and Jack LevineFacing EastNew YorkMaecenas Press / Random House...of 2500 sets, signed by both the artist and author with...1970$250-$350$228 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/24/2005Michener, James A. and Jack LevineFacing EastNew YorkMaecenas Press / Random House...of 2500 sets, signed by both the artist and author with...1970$300-$500$180 PBA Copies for Sale