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Dana Richard Henry Jr. Two Years Before the Mast

First Edition Prices, Values and Auction Results

We collected a sample of 37 auction results of Dana, Richard Henry, Jr.'s Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea from 2 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $60 and the highest overall price realized was $3300. The overall average price was $565 and the median price realized for the book was $168. There were 27 auctions (84%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 1 auctions (3%) exceeding the high estimates, and 4 auctions (12%) within the range of the low and high estimates.

Recent Auction Results:

Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA February 23, 2017 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Harper and Brothers 1840 $200-$300 $120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA November 3, 2016 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $150-$250 $192 PBA Copies for Sale
Bonhams September 21, 2016 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast New York Harper and Brothers 1840 - $3125 Bonhams Copies for Sale
PBA September 8, 2016 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Harper and Brothers 1840 $3000-$5000 $2160 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA June 30, 2016 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $200-$300 $120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA June 16, 2016 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $150-$250 $96 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA December 17, 2015 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Harper and Brothers 1840 $700-$1000 $480 PBA Copies for Sale
Bonhams September 22, 2015 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast New York Harper and Brothers 1840 - $1500 Bonhams Copies for Sale
PBA August 6, 2015 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $200-$300 $180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA January 29, 2015 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea Los Angeles Ward Ritchie Press 1964 $10-$100 $96 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA November 20, 2014 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $200-$300 $180 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA February 9, 2014 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea Chicago Lakeside Press 1930 $150-$250 $168 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA October 24, 2013 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Harper and Brothers 1840 $700-$1000 $600 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA July 11, 2013 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea Boston Houghton, Mifflin 1911 $200-$300 $132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA January 24, 2013 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Harper and Brothers 1840 $5000-$8000 $3300 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA October 11, 2012 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $200-$300 $156 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA July 14, 2011 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Harper and Brothers 1846 $200-$300 $120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA April 7, 2011 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $100-$150 $60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA February 24, 2011 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $150-$250 $96 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA January 6, 2011 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea Chicago Lakeside Press 1930 $150-$250 $132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA January 6, 2011 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $150-$250 $96 PBA Copies for Sale
Bonhams November 22, 2010 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast New York Harper and Brothers 1840 - $292 Bonhams Copies for Sale
Bonhams November 22, 2010 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast London Cunningham 1841 - $122 Bonhams Copies for Sale
PBA August 5, 2010 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea Chicago Lakeside Press 1930 $300-$500 $240 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA July 22, 2010 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Harper and Brothers 1840 $2000-$3,000 $1,800 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA April 1, 2010 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $100-$150 $96 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA October 8, 2009 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $150-$250 $96 PBA Copies for Sale
Bonhams June 10, 2009 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast New York Harper and Brothers 1840 - $1830 Bonhams Copies for Sale
PBA September 11, 2008 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $200-$300 $120 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA January 10, 2008 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $200-$300 $132 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA May 25, 2006 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea London Edward Moxon 1841 $300-$500 $720 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA March 10, 2005 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $100-$150 $60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA July 29, 2004 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $100-$150 $60 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA February 12, 2004 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Harper and Brothers 1840 $600-$900 $420 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA October 2, 2003 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea Chicago Lakeside Press 1930 $150-$250 $204 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA October 11, 2001 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Harper and Brothers 1840 $1500-$2500 $1440 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA September 13, 2001 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea New York Random House 1936 $200-$300 $168 PBA Copies for Sale