What’s the Value of a Booth Tarkington Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 10 auction results for books containing Booth Tarkington's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $60 and the highest overall price realized was $960. The average price was $207 and the median price was $960. There were 9 auctions (90%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 0 auctions (0%) exceeding the high estimates, and 1 auctions (10%) 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
PBA04/12/2012Tarkington, BoothMonsieur BeaucaireNew YorkMcClure, Phillips and Co....Edition, First Issue. Inscribed by Booth Tarkington in 1940 on verso...1900$100-$150$60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA10/07/2010Tarkington, BoothThe MidlanderNew YorkDoubleday, Page and Company...copies. First Edition. Signed by the author on the verso of...1923$100-$150$60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/05/2010Tarkington, BoothTwo titles by Booth Tarkington, each inscribedGarden City, New YorkDoubleday, Doran...First Editions. Each inscribed and signed by Tarkington to Mr. and...1937 and 1939$250-$350$156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA08/05/2010Tarkington, BoothThe Two Vanrevels - regular and limited editionsNew YorkMcClure, Phillips...of 500 copies signed by Tarkington on the limitation/copyright page, with...1902$250-$350$156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/30/2009Tarkington, BoothTwo Pulitzer Prize-Winning NovelsGarden CityDoubleday...tipped in card signed by the author. Light glue? residue on...1918; 1921$500-$800$300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/08/2006Tarkington, BoothThe Works of Book TarkingtonGarden CityDoubleday, Page and Company...copies. Seawood Edition. Signed by Tarkington in the lower margin of...1922-1924$700-$1000$960 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2006Tarkington, BoothThe Fascinating Stranger and Other StoriesGarden City, NYDoubleday, Page and Co....of 377 copies, signed by the author. Exceptionally nice copy in...1923$100-$150$60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/30/2004Tarkington, BoothThe TurmoilNew YorkHarper and Bros....jacket. First Edition. Signed by the author on a blank card,...1915$100-$150$78 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA04/25/2002Tarkington, BoothThe Fascinating Stranger and Other StoriesGarden City, NYDoubleday, Page and Co....copies. First Edition. Signed by Booth Tarkington on limitation page....1923$100-$150$60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/02/2005Tarkington, Booth 1869-1946)The Gentleman from IndianaNew YorkDoubleday and McClure...Edition, First Issue. Inscribed and signed by the author on the...1899$300-$500$180 PBA Copies for Sale