William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals: Eclectic Variety Auction - bidstart 5/25, 53122, Chadds Ford, PA

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Auction Report
Auction Date
05/31/2022 - 05/31/2022
Page Size: 52 items in 3 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
9550Guillaume Azoulay (Moroccan, b 1949)


USD 60.00 - 120.00USD 70.80
9557Gordon Grant (American, 1875-1962)

"Rain Squall"; "The Little Harbor"

USD 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
9558Yanagawa Shigenobu (Japanese, 1787-1932)


USD 60.00 - 120.00USD 35.40
9559After Gustave Dore

illustration of Cinderella, 20th C illustration after the original by Gustave Dore

20th CUSD 200.00 - 400.00Not Sold
9565Johnny Friedlander (Polish-French, 1912-1992)

(2) abstract etchings from the "Au de Fleurs" series,

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 35.40

Original illustration of the "Boxer Rebellion"

USD 200.00 - 400.00Not Sold

Thirty-eight pocket volumes, consisting of all of Shakespeare's then-known plays,

New York 1894USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 141.60

Fifteen volumes of a set called A Compilation of Messages and Papers of the Presidents

New York1897-1917.USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 59.00
9663Edmund Burke

A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful

London1773USD 50.00 - 100.00USD 94.40
9664Ida M. Tarbell

The Business of Being A Woman

New York1916USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 94.40
9665Ida Tarbell

Father Abraham (New York, 1909), and He Knew Lincoln (New York, 1909)

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 94.40
9666 Henry Muhlenberg

A pamphlet titled Busstags-Predigt gehalten Donnerstag, den 20sten August, 1812

Reading, Pa.1812USD 50.00 - 100.00USD 35.40
9667Thomas S. Jones, Jr.

The Rose Jar,

Portland, Maine 1924USD 50.00 - 100.00USD 35.40

Eight various 19th & 20th century books, c/o Poems by John B. Tabb

Boston and London, 1895USD 50.00 - 100.00USD 35.40
9669edited by Lawrence Labree

A bound volume of The New York Illustrated Magazine Of Literature And Art,

USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 35.40
9670 James Robinson

The Philadelphia Directory, for 1808@Containing the Names, Trades, and Residence of the Inhabitants of the City, Southwark and Northern Liberties,

Philadelphia1808USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 94.40
9671A. L. M. Velpeau

Embryologie ou ovologie humaine contenant l'histoire descriptive et iconographique de l'oeuf humain,

Brussels and London1834USD 50.00 - 100.00USD 35.40
9672 by the Chevalier de Baurain

Histoire Militaire de Flandres depuis l'annee 1690 jusqu'en 1694 inclusivement, volume III,

Paris1776USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 59.00
9673drawings by Hilary Knight.

Eloise in Paris

New York 1957USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 70.80

Blackstones Secrets of Magic

New York1929USD 60.00 - 120.00USD 165.20
9675 Martin Luther King, Jr.

Strength to Love

New York, Evanston And London1963USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 106.20

Four leatherbound Books, 18th and 19th centuries,

18th and 19th centuriesUSD 100.00 - 200.00USD 70.80
9677 Archibald MacLeish

Four various collectible books, c/o Land of the Free

New York1938USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 59.00
9678D. Hayes Agnew, M. D.

A copy of Practical Anatomy@A new arrangement of the London dissector, with numerous modifications and additions, containing a concise description of the muscle, blood vessels, nerves, etc., and ligaments of the human body as they appear on dissection

Philadelphia1856USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 82.60
9679O. Du Sartel

La Porcelaine de Chine

Paris1881USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 129.80
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  • <center><b>University Archives<br>Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books<br>August 17, 2022</b>
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> George Washington ADS, One of the Earliest in His Hand, A Survey from 1752, the Same Year He Inherited Mount Vernon.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Rare JFK Signed Check & Transmittal Letter During Campaign for 1956 VP Nomination, Both BAS Slabbed; Possibly A Unique Combo!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Daniel Boone Signed Receipt as VA Delegate; During His 1st of 3 Terms, Boone Was Kidnapped by British Forces Gunning for Gov. T. Jefferson & Other Legislators.
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Benjamin Franklin Signed Receipt for “Pennsylvania Gazette,” Important & Beautifully Displayed
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lincoln & His Civil War Cabinet: 8 Signatures, Beautifully Presented!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> G.A. Custer ALS from Fort Lincoln, Dakota Territory to Capt. Yates, Who Also Died at Little Bighorn, Re: Acquiring “good horses” from Kentucky for 7th Cavalry.
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Jefferson Davis ALS: “the negroes are humble and generally inclined to cling to their masters…neither crop or stock could be protected from their thieving” – Incredible!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lee Harvey Oswald Signed Letter: “if we finally get back to the states…maybe we’ll…settle in Texas,” Warren Commission Exhibit.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Babe Ruth First Edition Biography Signed Just Months Before His Death, Excellent Signature!
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> “B Arnold” ANS on Pre-Revolutionary War Promissory Note Dating From His Days as a New Haven Merchant
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Bob Dylan Signed LP “Blonde on Blonde” with Jeff Rosen COA.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio Signed Checks, Handsomely Displayed.
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