• <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.

Alexander Historical Auctions: Summer Historical Militaria & Autographs Live Auction - Day 1, 72822, Chesapeake City

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
07/28/2022 - 07/28/2022
Page Size: 569 items in 23 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
74 WILLIAM H. SIMPSON (1888-1980) LEONARD GEROW (1888-1972) LEWIS H. BRERETON (1890-1967)

AMERICAN GENERALS Lot of three signed items

USD 80.00 - 100.00USD 150.00
75FREDERICK C. SHERMAN ; HAROLD R. STARK ; THOMAS C. HART; and ALAN G. KIRK

AMERICAN NAVAL LEADERS OF WORLD WAR II Lot of four signed items

USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 62.50
76ANDREI A. GRECHKO (1903 - 1976)

ANDREI A. GRECHKO Partly-printed D.S., in Russian, 2pp. 4to.,

n.p1948USD 140.00 - 200.00USD 87.50
77ANDREI GRECHKO (1903 - 1976)

ANDREI GRECHKO . An ornate, gold-embossed May Day card

USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
78ANTE PAVELIC (1889 – 1959)

ANTE PAVELIC Fine war-date block of eight Croatian postage stamps picturing Pavelic saluting troops

USD 140.00 - 200.00USD 200.00
79ANTE PAVELIC (1889 – 1959)

ANTE PAVELIC War-date D.S., 1p. legal folio,

Zagreb, Croatia1943USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 500.00
80ANTHONY MCAULIFFE (1898 - 1975)

ANTHONY MCAULIFFE Fine content T.L.S. as Major General Commanding on 'Headquarters Airborne Center' letterhead, 1p. 4to.,

Fort Bragg1945USD 1,000.00 - 1,200.00USD 750.00
81ARTHUR SEYSS-INQUART (1892 - 1946)

ARTHUR SEYSS-INQUART Brief A.L.S. in pencil and hurriedly-signed, 2pp. 12mo.

Nuremberg1946USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 300.00
82AUGUST FRANK (1898 - 1984)

AUGUST FRANK T.L.S. on his personal SS-Gruppenfuhrer letterhead, 1p. 4to.,

Berlin1943USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 300.00
83AUGUST MAX SCHRANK (1898 – 1960)

AUGUST MAX SCHRANK War-date S.P., 5.5 x 3.5 in. b/w, a Hoffmann pose in uniform signed adding 'Kreta[?] 1941

1941USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 400.00
84AUGUST MEINE

AUGUST MEINE T.L.S. 1p. oblong 8vo.,

'Fuhrer Headquarters'1942USD 140.00 - 200.00USD 175.00
85AUGUST SCHMIDT (1883 - 1955) book by Walter Flez

AUGUST SCHMIDT Inscribed signed book 'The Traveller Between Both Worlds' by Walter Flez, presented to a Luftwaffe-related student at Munster, Aug. 11, 1941.

1941USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
86AUGUSTIN-LEON GUILLAUME (1895 - 1983)

AUGUSTIN-LEON GUILLAUME Fine and important group of four signed items

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 325.00
87BALDUR VON SCHIRACH (1907 - 1974)

BALDUR VON SCHIRACH A.L.S. 'Baldur' on his monogram correspondence card, 2pp. 12mo.,

n.p.1968USD 100.00 - 150.00USD 150.00
88BALDUR VON SCHIRACH (1907 - 1974)

BALDUR VON SCHIRACH A.L.S. initialed 'BvS', 1p. 8vo.,

Nuremberg1946USD 140.00 - 200.00USD 275.00
89BALDUR VON SCHIRACH (1907 - 1974)

BALDUR VON SCHIRACH Fine content A.Q.S., 1p. 8vo.,

Nuremberg1946USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 275.00
90BATHSAR WOLL (1922 - 1996)

BATHSAR WOLL S.P.,

USD 80.00 - 100.00USD 500.00
91

BATTLESHIP BISMARCK SURVIVORS Scarce S.P.

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 525.00
92BEN MOREEL (1892 - 1978)

BEN MOREEL Scarce war-date A.L.S. on Navy Department letterhead,

Washington1943USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
93BENITO MUSSOLINI (1883 - 1945)

BENITO MUSSOLINI Partly-printed D.S. on official letterhead, 2pp. legal folio.,

Rome1927USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 350.00
94BERNHARD FRANK (1913 - 2011)

BERNHARD FRANK T.L.S. 1p. 4to,

SS School, Wewelsburg1937USD 80.00 - 100.00USD 62.50
95BERNHARD FRANK (1913 - 2011)

BERNHARD FRANK T.L.S. 1p. 4to,

SS School, Wewelsburg1941USD 80.00 - 100.00USD 62.50
96BERNARD LAW MONTGOMERY (1887 - 1976)

BERNARD LAW MONTGOMERY Fine association A.L.S. with the rarely seen 'Monty' on his Isington Mill letterhead, 1p. 8vo., Oct. 4, 1948

1948USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 325.00
97BILL MAULDIN (1921 – 2003)

BILL MAULDIN S.P.,

USD 140.00 - 200.00USD 750.00
98CHARLES BOLTE (1895 - 1989)

CHARLES BOLTE T.L.S. 'Charlie' on official letterhead, 2pp.4to.,

Washington1946USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
  • <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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