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What’s the Value of a John Muir Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 3 auction results for books containing John Muir's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $780 and the highest overall price realized was $2280. The average price was $1320 and the median price was $780. There were 2 auctions (66%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 0 auctions (0%) exceeding the high estimates, and 1 auctions (33%) 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
PBA10/19/2017Muir, JohnThe Mountains of California - with a letter from the authorNew YorkCentury Co....cloth. Early edition. Signed by Muir on the front free endpaper,...1898$2000-$3000$2280 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/17/2008Muir, JohnOur National ParksBostonHoughton Mifflin...top edge gilt. Inscribed on front free endpaper: "Mr. W.F. Herrin...1903$800-$1200$780 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA05/25/2006Muir, JohnThe Mountains of CaliforniaNew YorkCentury Co....top edge gilt. Inscribed and signed by Muir on the frontispiece...1898$1000-$1500$900 PBA Copies for Sale