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Auction Info

Auction Name
Books and Ephemera
Auction Date
01/20/2013 - 01/20/2013
Sale Number
#1606708
Total Lots
555
Sold Lots
0
Lots Sold
0.00%
Unsold Lots
555
Total Sales (USD)
0.00
Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD)
0.00
Low Estimate of All Lots (USD)
151,015.00
High Estimate of All Lots (USD)
217,970.00
Total Sales as a % of High Est.
-0.25%

Top twenty by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
282

Album with quantity of misc. early material relating to Stocks & Bonds* RR * Insurance* Legal* Banks* Etc. Interesting manuscripts

USD 400.00 - 500.00 Unknown
512

Large Lot 1800's PHRENOLOGICAL MAGAZINES

1800 USD 250.00 - 350.00 Unknown
283

Lot of 3 misc. albums

USD 400.00 - 500.00 Unknown
513

Early CALIFORNIA NEWSPAPER Lot including 1878 Bound Sacramento Weekly

1878 USD 250.00 - 350.00 Unknown
284

Album of CHESTER COUNTY PA. Early Ephemera & Etc. Includes early handwritten manuscripts

USD 150.00 - 200.00 Unknown
514

14 Early L FRANK BAUM "OZ" Books 2 w/Dust Jackets

USD 150.00 - 200.00 Unknown
285

2 Albums Early MANUSCRIPTS & Related Material

USD 700.00 - 900.00 Unknown
515

27 1950s & 60s MAD MAGAZINES

1950 USD 250.00 - 350.00 Unknown
286

2 Albums of JOHN WANAMAKER Signed Letters on his personal stationary

1808 USD 300.00 - 400.00 Unknown
516

Big Lot 1950's SUNDAY FUNNY COMIC PAGES

1950 USD 150.00 - 200.00 Unknown
287

5 Albums Misc. Older Ephemera Auto* Holiday* Ships* Etc. Also some die cuts

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 Unknown
517

26 Vol The Complete Works of Mark Twain Harper & Brothers

1935 USD 250.00 - 300.00 Unknown
288

Album of Better BILLHEADS & LETTERHEADS

USD 300.00 - 400.00 Unknown
518

RARE All In One 1930's Traveling Gambling Set w/ Roulette

1930 USD 150.00 - 200.00 Unknown
289

Album of CIVIL WAR Ephemera * Letters* Documents* Etc. From the Pennsylvania estate collection. Includes handwritten letters

USD 250.00 - 300.00 Unknown
519

Chuck a Luck Early Gambling Game with Felt & Chip Rake

USD 200.00 - 250.00 Unknown
29 NAT BRUSH LEWIS

NAT BRUSH LEWIS W/C OLD COUNTRY CHURCH

USD 100.00 - 150.00 Unknown
52

Framed & Signed Print of Racing Ship "FIONA" In nicely oak framed and matted frame. It has 3 signatures

USD 300.00 - 400.00 Unknown
290

Wonderful large album with Civil War handwritten letters

USD 250.00 - 350.00 Unknown
520

Adlai Stevenson Something of Men I Have Known

1909 USD 200.00 - 250.00 Unknown
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    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Israel’s War of Independence and the Early Days of the IDF. 58 photographs presented to Israel Ber, IDF officer and later convicted spy.
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