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William H. Bunch Auctions and Appraisals: Eclectic Variety Auction - bidstart 4/13

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Auction Name Eclectic Variety Auction - bidstart 4/13 Total Sales (USD) 6,442.80
Auction Date 04/19/2022 - 04/19/2022 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 5,330.00
Sale Number #41922 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 10,130.00
Total Lots 53
Sold Lots 52 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 5,410.00
% of Lots Sold 98.11% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 10,290.00
Unsold Lots 1 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 62.61%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
7665 EDWARD RUSCHA

[ART BOOK] A FEW PALM TREES BY EDWARD RUSCHA

1971 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 354.00
7699 William Makepeace Thackeray

A 53-VOL. SET OF THACKERAY'S WORKS (1878)

1878-79 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 324.50
7681

MUSEUM ODALESCHUM (ROME, 1751)

1751 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 265.50
7661

A FOLIO BOOK OF PICASSO, TOROS Y TOREROS

1961 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 224.20
7672

[JANUS PRESS] (7) LIMITED-RUN BOOKS & PAMPHLETS

1975 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 224.20
7547

VINTAGE "I WANT YOU" UNCLE SAM POSTER

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 212.40
7551 GEORGE SEGAL

GEORGE SEGAL "WOMAN BRUSHING HER HAIR"

USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 212.40
7664 EDWARD RUSCHA

[ART BOOK] COLORED PEOPLE BY EDWARD RUSCHA (1972)

1972 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 212.40
7550 LARRY POONS

LARRY POONS UNTITLED ABSTRACT LITHOGRAPH

1967 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 200.60
7688

(21) VARIOUS BOOKS, 18TH THROUGH 20TH CENTURY

18th, 19th and 20th century USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 200.60
7673

[LEGAL HISTORY] COKE'S REPORTS, DUBLIN, 1793

1793 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 188.80
7679 CHARLES DICKENS

[14] BOOKS OF A SET OF THE WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS

n.d. but c. 1890 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 177.00
7702 Sholto and Rubin Percy

14 VOLS. OF A SET OF THE PERCY ANECDOTES (1822)

1822 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 177.00
7703 ROBERT BROWNING

A 17-VOL. SET OF THE WORKS OF ROBERT BROWNING (1894)

1894 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 177.00
7697

A 5-VOL. SET OF THE HISTORY OF FRANCE (1875-76)

1875-1876 USD 60.00 - 100.00 USD 165.20
7662

[SMALL PRESS] (3) LIMITED-EDITION BOOKS

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 153.40
7668 Benjamin Franklin

[JANUS PRESS] THE OLD MISTRESSES' APOLOGUE (1975)

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 153.40
7705

THE THOUSAND AND ONE NIGHTS (LONDON, 1884)

1884 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 153.40
7666 CLIFFORD BURKE

[JANUS PRESS] BONE SONGS BY CLIFFORD BURKE (1972)

1992 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 141.60
7670 Galway Kinnell

[JANUS PRESS] THE SEEKONK WOODS BY KINNELL (1985)

1985 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 141.60
7671 GUILLEM DE POITOU

[SMALL PRESS] POEMS OF GUILLEM DE POITOU

USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 141.60
7689 OLIVER GOLDSMITH

A COMPLETE 4-VOLUME SET OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH, 1854

1854 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 141.60
7784 MARIANO RIVERA

MARIANO RIVERA SIGNED COLOR 8" X 10" PHOTO

2009 USD 200.00 - 400.00 USD 141.60
7667 HAYDEN CARRUTH

[JANUS PRESS] LONELINESS BY HAYDEN CARRUTH (1976)

1976 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 129.80
7698 ROBT. BROWN

[ADVENTURE] 4 VOLS. ON 19TH C. TRAVEL BY ROBT. BROWN

no date but circa 1875 USD 100.00 - 200.00 USD 129.80
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    <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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