Kedem Auctions Ltd.: Rare and Important Items, 66, Jerusalem

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/15/2019 - 05/15/2019
Page Size: 168 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

Four Early Manuscript Leaves - Fragments from the Cairo Geniza, of the Biblical Commentary of Rabbi Yehuda son of Shmuel ibn Balaam

Egypt12th/13th CenturyUSD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 6,150.00
2

Manuscript from the Cairo Geniza - Moreh Nevuchim by the Rambam

Egypt16th CenturyUSD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
3

Seven Leaves from an Early Manuscript - Mishneh Torah by the Rambam

14th CenturyUSD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 2,337.00
4

Manuscript - Five Books of the Torah, with the Masorah

Yemen14th/15th CenturyUSD 12,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 12,300.00
5

Kol Bo - Rimini

Printed by Gershom SoncinoUSD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 4,428.00
6

Tractate Arachin -

Venice1522USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 10,455.00
7

Ashkenazi Rite Machzor -

Augsburg1536USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00USD 27,060.00
8

Ashkenazi Rite Machzor with Commentary by Rabbi Binyamin HaLevi Ashkenazi -

Salonika1550USD 8,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 7,380.00
9

he Complutensian Polyglot - The First Multilingual Edition of the Bible

Alcalá de Henares (Spain)1517USD 25,000.00 - 30,000.00Not Sold
10

Hutter's Hebrew Bible -

Hamburg1587USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,936.00
11

Mikraot Gedolot -

Basel1618-1619USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 7,380.00
12

Mishnayot - Menasseh ben Israel

Amsterdam1643-1644USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,444.00
13

First Edition of Shelah - With a Complete Composition of Handwritten Kabbalistic Glosses, from the Period of the Printing, by an Unidentified Author

USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00USD 18,450.00
14

Shenei Luchot HaBrit (Shelah) -

Amsterdam1698USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 3,690.00
15

Shelah Siddur Shaar HaShamayim - First Edition,

Amsterdam1717USD 40,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 46,740.00
16

Raziel HaMalach - First Edition

Amsterdam1701USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 12,300.00
17

Five Books of the Torah with the Or HaChaim Commentary -

Venice1741USD 30,000.00 - 35,000.00USD 44,280.00
18

Zera Shimshon -

Mantua1778USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 18,450.00
19

Avodat HaKodesh - First Book Printed in Jerusalem

Jerusalem1841USD 5,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 4,674.00
20

First Siddur Printed in Jerusalem - Siddur Tefillat Yisrael

Jerusalem1842USD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 4,920.00
21

Siddur with Kavanot HaArizal -

Zhovkva1781USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 7,995.00
22

Rabbi Asher’s Siddur -

Lviv1787USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 9,840.00
23

Arizal Siddur Kol Yaakov - First Edition

Slavita1804USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00USD 9,840.00
24

Selichot According to Polish Rite -

Slavita1827USD 5,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 10,455.00
25

Babylonian Talmud, Tractate Eruvin -

Slavita1836USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 2,460.00
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Sergio Trujillo Magnenat, <i>Bogotá 1938 / IV Centenario / Juegos Deportivos Bolivarianos,</i> 1938. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> <i>McQueen Drives Porsche,</i> designer unknown, 1970. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b><br>Joe Bridge, <i>Bignan / A Des Ailes,</i> 1921. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Graham Simmons, <i>The Army Isn’t All Work,</i> 1919. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Leonetto Cappiello, <i>Je ne fume que le nil,</i> 1912. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> <i>Attack of the 50 ft. Woman,</i> designer unknown, 1958. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Raymond Tooby, <i>Festival Guiness / Have You Tried One Yet?,</i> 1952. $600 to $900.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> Francisco Tamagno, <i>Terrot & Co. / Dijon / Cycles Motorettes,</i> 1909. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b><br>A. Hori, Oakland / General Motors, circa 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 7:</b> James Montgomery Flagg, <i>Travel? Adventure? Answer – Join the Marines!,</i> circa 1918. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Roberts, David. Twenty Lithographs of the Holy Land, 19th Century. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Declaration by the Reps. of the United Colonies of N.A. 1775. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Composer Jerome Kern personal Letters, Albums and Other. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Paine, Thomas. <i>Common Sense,</i> London 1776. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom’s Cabin,</i> Cleveland 1852. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Hobbes, Thomas. <i>Leviathan,</i> 3rd edition, London 1651. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Anno Regni Georgii III. Intolerable Acts and other Bills, 1774. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Wilberforce, William. An Abstract of the Evidence, 5 Letters, and two books. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Nightingale, Florence. Notes on Nursing and Signed Letters, ca. 1860 $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Tolstov, Leo. <i>War and Peace,</i> 5 volumes, 1886. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Dickinson, John. Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania, 1768. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $4,000 to $6,000.
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