• <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>October 20, 2022</b></center>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> JOYCE, James. <i>Ulysses.</i> London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1937. PRESENTATION COPY OF THE FIRST ENGLISH EDITION PRINTED IN ENGLAND. $50,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> [SHACKLETON, Ernest]. –– BROWNING, Robert. <i>Poetical Works of…</i> London: Smith and Elder, 1906. PRESENTED TO SHACKLETON AND THE OFFICERS OF THE NIMROD BY A MEMBER OF THE ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> AUDUBON, John James. <i>The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and Their Territories.</i> New York: George R. Lockwood, [1870]. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>October 20, 2022</b></center>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> ARISTOTLE. Opera, in Greek, parts one and two only: Organon and Natural Philosophy I. Edited by Aldus and others. Venice: Aldus Manutius, 1 November 1495–February 1498. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> COOK, James, Capt. [Collected Voyages]. First and Second Voyages: London: W. Strahan; and T. Cadell, 1773, 1777; Third Voyage: London: H. Hughes for G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1785. $14,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> CLEMENS, Samuel Langhorne (“Mark Twain”). <i>The Writings of…</i> Hartford: American Publishing Co., 1899–1900. $12,000 to $16,000.
    <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>October 20, 2022</b></center>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> [KELMSCOTT PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William. <i>The Poems of…</i> Edited by Frederick S. Ellis. Hammersmith: William Morris for the Kelmscott Press, 1893. $12,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> LONDON, Jack. <i>The Call of the Wild.</i> New York: The Macmillan Company, 1905. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY LONDON. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> CROWLEY, Aleister (1875–1947). <i>The Winged Beetle.</i> London: privately printed, 1910. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b><center>Potter & Potter Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts<br>October 20, 2022</b></center>
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> WILDE, Oscar (“C.3.3.”). <i>The Ballad of Reading Gaol.</i> London: Leonard Smithers, January 1898. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> DRYDEN, John. <i>Fables Ancient and Modern; translated into verse from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, & Chaucer: with original poems.</i> London: John Tonson, 1700. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Potter & Potter, Oct. 20:</b> [MAP]. LINSCHOTEN, Jan Huygen van. <i>Delineatio Orarum Maritimarum…</i> London: John Wolfe, 1598. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <center><b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions<br>Rare Autograph & Documents<br>September 29, 2022</b>
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> John Adams Signed Ship's Passport, partly printed DS as president, signed “John Adams.”
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Extremely Rare James Garfield DS as President Appointing Revenue Service Agent.
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Babe Ruth 1939 Cooperstown cover boldly signed — with photo.
    <center><b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions<br>Rare Autograph & Documents<br>September 29, 2022</b>
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Incredible Harry S. Truman Kansas City Auto Club sales ledger maintained by Truman!
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Important Herbert Hoover 4 pg ALS about Chinese Gold Mining.
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Rare Calvin Coolidge ALS as President.
    <center><b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions<br>Rare Autograph & Documents<br>September 29, 2022</b>
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Abraham Lincoln Signed Appointment.
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Ironic John Kennedy Jr. Handwritten report on why he is accident report form when he attended Collegiate School in 1975.
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Katherine Bates Signed -“America! America! God shed his grace on thee.”
    <center><b>One of a Kind Collectibles Auctions<br>Rare Autograph & Documents<br>September 29, 2022</b>
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Apollo 11 - Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin & Michael Collins.
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Amassed Over Four Decades, an impressive 1100+ piece collection of entertainment and notables.
    <b>One of a Kind, Sep. 29:</b> Mark Twain / Samuel Clemens Signed Letter and Card.
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Winner's Auctions Ltd: Auction Unlimited - Part 1

Auction Reports

Auction Name Auction Unlimited - Part 1 Total Sales (USD) 125,326.80
Auction Date 06/14/2022 - 06/14/2022 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 102,010.00
Sale Number #136a High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 142,970.00
Total Lots 279
Sold Lots 224 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 124,980.00
% of Lots Sold 80.29% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 174,320.00
Unsold Lots 55 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 71.90%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
10

Talmud Bavli, Zhitomir - Shapira Press, 1858-1864. Complete Set with the Ri"f. Original Leather Bindings.

1858-1864. USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00 USD 9,300.00
214

Rare Chassidic Item: "Torot" Handwritten by the Admo"r of Alexander, Prepared for Delivery at a Tisch.

USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 USD 7,440.00
255

"This is my G-d and I will Beautify Him" Stunning Rare Megillat Esther. 20th Century.

20th Century. USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00 USD 5,704.00
256

Museum Piece: Magnificent Meggilat Esther, Kosher. Spectacular Illustrations. 20th Century.

20th Century. USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 4,216.00
250

Amulet for Wealth and Healing! Handwritten by the G-dly Kabbalist Chacham Moshe Aharon Pinto of Mogador.

USD 500.00 - 600.00 USD 2,976.00
136

Extraordinarily Rare: Shu"t Maharacha"sh, First Edition. Dozens of Important Handwritten Glosses.

1651 USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 2,480.00
248

Segulah for Immense Wealth: Kabbalistic Sermon about the Plunder of the Red Sea Handwritten by the Ben Ish Chai.

19th century. USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 USD 2,356.00
189

Shemittah Controversy: Extraordinarily Sharp Letter from the Gaon ...

1889 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 2,108.00
29

Beit Aharon, First Edition - Fundamental Book of Karlin Chassidism.

1875 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 1,984.00
243

Thick Kabbalistic Manuscript. Persia, 19th Century.

19th Century. USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,984.00
1

Zohar al HaTorah. Shemot-Devarim. Zhitomir, 1863. Two Volumes, Wide Margins.

1863 USD 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 USD 1,860.00
264

Piece of History: Original Photo Album of the Inauguration of the Yeshivah in Moscow at the Height of Communism, 1957.

1957 USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00 USD 1,860.00
11

Tractate Niddah and Mishnayot Taharot. Printed by the Rabbi of Slavuta, 1821-22.

1821-22. USD 800.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,612.00
174

Gemara that Belonged to the Admo"rim of Zhidichov-Chodorov, Signatures and Glosses by the Dynasty's Tzaddikim.

1892 USD 800.00 - 1,200.00 USD 1,612.00
22

'Beit Aharon' by the Karliner Rebbe. Rare Edition Published by ...

[1927?]. USD 400.00 - 500.00 USD 1,488.00
201

Complete Ledger Handwritten by Rabbi Yosef Tzvi HaLevi, Av Beit ...

1911-1929. USD 500.00 - 800.00 USD 1,488.00
135

Large Collection of [20] Sifrei Kodesh - Pedigree Signatures and Glosses.

1893 USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,364.00
179

Sefat Emet - Gur. Copy that Belonged to the Gaon Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky, with his Stamps and Signature.

1925 USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,240.00
220

Letter from the Gaon and Tzaddik Rabbi Yisrael Ya'akov Lubchansky to Rabbi Hillel Witkind. Baranovich, 1930s.

1930s. USD 700.00 - 900.00 USD 1,240.00
21

Yismach Moshe, Sighet-Satmar Chassidut. First Edition. Pedigree Copy.

1850/1. USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,178.00
199

Autograph of the Sefer 'Birkat Peretz' by the Steipler, in his Hand.

1971) USD 800.00 - 1,000.00 USD 1,178.00
65

Kitvei HeAr"i. Second Edition. More than a Hundred Supplements ...

1784 USD 500.00 - 800.00 USD 1,116.00
15

Ateret Tiferet Yisrael. Segulah Book with a Promise from Leading ...

USD 700.00 - 1,000.00 USD 992.00
19

Set of Ohr HaChamah. Kabbalah. Pedigree Copies. Printed in a Wondrous Way by the Rebbe of Shinova.

1876-1879. USD 800.00 - 1,000.00 USD 992.00
72

The First Book by Rabbi Akiva Eiger. First Edition, from the Author's Lifetime. Handwritten Gloss.

1835 USD 500.00 - 800.00 USD 992.00
  • <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Printed & Manuscript Americana<br>September 29, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Extensive archive of papers of Lincoln’s Secretary of the Navy, Gideon Welles. $60,000 to $90,000.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> George Catlin, <i>North American Indian Portfolio,</i> 1844. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> The Twenty-Four Books of the Holy Scriptures, Carefully Translated…after the Best Jewish Authorities, Philadelphia, 1853-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <center><b>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Printed & Manuscript Americana<br>September 29, 2022</b>
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Wedding book of Eleanor Roosevelt’s bodyguard, Earl Miller, signed by the Roosevelts, 1932. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Textile titled <i>The Resignation of Pres’t Washington,</i> Scotland, circa 1800. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Gideon Welles, Pass for President Lincoln’s White House funeral, 1865. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann September 29:</b> Confirmation of arms and nobility in favor of the Diez y Mora family, Madrid, 1710. $2,500 to $3,500.
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on paper<br>Thursday 29th September 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> South America.- Conquest of Peru.- Cieza De León (Pedro de). <i>Parte primera de la chronica del Peru,</i> first edition, Seville, Martín de Montesdoca, 1553. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Asia.- Mandeville (Sir John). <i>Tractato bellissimo delle piu maravigliose cose & piu motabile che sitrovino nelle parte delmondo,</i> Florence, [Lorenzo Morgiani], 1496-99. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Bible leaf, Latin. Single leaf from the Gutenberg Bible, [Mainz], [Johann Gutenberg & Johann Fust], [c.1454/55]. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on paper<br>Thursday 29th September 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Publicius (Jacobus). <i>Ars oratoria. Ars epistolandi. Ars memorativa,</i> first edition, Venice, Erhard Ratdolt, 1482. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Biblia Pauperum.- Single leaf from a blockbook Biblia Pauperum in Latin, from the Wiblingen copy of Schreiber's edition III, Netherlands, 1465. £25,000 to £35,000.
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> South America.- Brazil.- Steinmann (Johan Jacob). <i>Souvenirs de Rio de Janeiro,</i> Paris, chez Rittner & Goupil, 1837. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on paper<br>Thursday 29th September 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Asia.- Polo (Marco). <i>In cui si tratta le meravigliose cose del mondo per lui vedute,</i> Venice, Matteo Pagano, 1555. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Sir Joshua Reynolds' copy.- Donne (John). <i>Poems, by J.D. With elegies on the authors death,</i> the Joshua Reynolds-Philip Bliss copy of the first edition, Printed by M[iles]. F[lesher]. for Iohn Marriot, 1633. £20,000 to £30,000
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Gilbert (William). <i>De Magnete,</i> first edition, Peter Short, 1600. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>and Works on paper<br>Thursday 29th September 2022</b>
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Audubon (John James). <i>The Birds of America,</i> 8 vol., New York, George R. Lockwood, [c.1889]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Pratchett (Terry). <i>The Colour of Magic,</i> first edition, signed by the author, 1983. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum, Sep. 29:</b> Flaubert (Gustave). <i>Trois Contes,</i> first edition, one of 100 copies on papier de Hollande, Paris, Charpentier, 1877. £5,000 to £7,000.
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Antiquarian Books<br>Including a series of views of Milan<br>September 27 to October 4</b></center>
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> Livius, Historia Romanae decades, Venice, Vindelinus de Spira, 1470, contemporary Morocco. €30,000 to €40,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> Blaeu, Nieuw Stedeboeck van Italien (Piemont), The Hague, 1724-1725, 8 volumes, marbled calf gilt. €70,000 to €90,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> Baysio, Rosarium decretorum, Venice, 1481, later vellum. €10,000 to €15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> [Niccolò da Poggibonsi], Viaggio da Venetia al santo Sepulchro, Venice, 1529, later half calf. €2,000 to €3,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, Sep. 27 – Oct. 4:</b> Hieronymus, Epistole [Italian], Ferrara, 1497, blue crushed morocco with the Rocco di Torrepadula arms. €12,000 to €15,000.
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