• <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.

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries: July Splendor - Day 3, 71022, Thomaston

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
07/10/2022 - 07/10/2022
Page Size: 95 items in 4 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
3024

LARGE MOXIE ADVERTISING SIGN

Circa 1930s USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 8,400.00
3025

MOXIE TIN ADVERTISING SIGN

Circa 1940sUSD 300.00 - 500.00USD 900.00
3026

EXTREMELY RARE CHARLES W. SCHONK LITHOGRAPHY CO. "REVERSE PRINTER'S PROOF"

circa 1900-1910USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 600.00
3028

FOREST HILLS GOLF SIGN

USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 1,440.00
3032

SCOTCH WHISKEY SIGN WHITE HART INN, EDINBURGH

USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,080.00
3037

ABSINTHE ADVERTISING SIGN

USD 700.00 - 900.00USD 480.00
3040

CHOICE BLENDED TEA TRADE SIGN

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
3041

FRENCH PERFUME ADVERTISING SIGN

USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 780.00
3042

FLORIST SIGN

USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 510.00
3045

RARE 1906 MAINE AGRICULTURAL FAIR ROLL-UP BROADSIDE POSTER

Portland, Maine.1894 and 1906USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,680.00
3046

(4) SIGNED BROADWAY MUSICAL POSTERS

USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
3052WINSLOW HOMER

WINSLOW HOMER (MA/ME/UK, 1836-1910) ALS autograph letter

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,200.00
3053WINSLOW HOMER

WINSLOW HOMER (MA/ME/UK, 1836-1910) "Eight Bells"

USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 10,800.00
3054HAMILTON HAMILTON, AFTER WINSLOW HOMER

HAMILTON HAMILTON (CT/CA, 1847-1928) AFTER WINSLOW HOMER (MA/ME/UK, 1836-1910) Fog Warning

New York. 1887USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 12,000.00
3078JAMIE WYETH

JAMIE WYETH (PA/ME, 1946- ) SIGNED ETCHING Chicken Basket

1980USD 800.00 - 1,000.00USD 660.00
3081STOW WENGENROTH

STOW WENGENROTH (NY/MA, 1906-1978) Marshall's Point Light (Port Clyde, ME),

1954USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,140.00
3082STOW WENGENROTH

STOW WENGENROTH (NY/MA, 1906-1978) Flat Rock Cove (Lanesville, Cape Ann, MA)

1971USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 900.00
3085YOUSUF KARSH

YOUSUF KARSH (MA, 1908-2002) Winston Churchill, May, 1941

1941, printed late 1940sUSD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 7,200.00
3086YOUSUF KARSH

YOUSUF KARSH (NY/MA/CANADA, 1908-2002) Georgia O'Keefe

1977USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 4,200.00
3087YOUSUF KARSH

YOUSUF KARSH (NY/MA/CANADA, 1908-2002) Ernest Hemingway

1977USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 4,500.00
3088YOUSUF KARSH

YOUSUF KARSH (NY/MA/CANADA, 1908-2002) Albert Schweitzer

1977USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 2,280.00
3089YOUSUF KARSH

YOUSUF KARSH (NY/MA/CANADA, 1908-2002) Jacques Cousteau

1977USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,140.00
3090YOUSUF KARSH

YOUSUF KARSH (NY/MA/CANADA, 1908-2002) Cassius Clay

1977USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 2,160.00
3091YOUSUF KARSH

YOUSUF KARSH (NY/MA/CANADA, 1908-2002) George Bernard Shaw

1977USD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 1,800.00
3092YOUSUF KARSH

YOUSUF KARSH (NY/MA/CANADA, 1908-2002) Robert Frost

1977USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,400.00
  • <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.
  • <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.
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