• <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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Auction Name Autographs, Manuscripts, Certificates (online) Total Sales (EUR) 264,894.06
Auction Date 06/24/2022 - 06/24/2022 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 0.00
Sale Number #86790 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 0.00
Total Lots 440
Sold Lots 330 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 0.00
% of Lots Sold 75.00% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 0.00
Unsold Lots 110 Total Sales as a % of High Est. Inf%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
234 Beethoven, Ludwig van,

Beethoven, Ludwig van, Komponist, 1770 - 1827. Anschlagplakat für Beethovens große musikalische Akademie am 2. Jänner 1814 im großen Redoutensaal

1814 Not Available EUR 8,960.00
383

Gästebuch des Ferdinand Kasznár, Geschäftsführer des Hotels Mirabell in Salzburg, Schwarzstraße 24, zwischen Mozarteum und Salzburger Landestheater

Not Available EUR 8,960.00
197 Klimt, Gustav,

Klimt, Gustav, Maler, 1862 -1918. Ansichtskarte m. 7 e. Zeilen u. Adresse sowie 2 e. Zeilen u. U. GVS auf der Bildseite, Gastein, 11. 7. 1912

1912 Not Available EUR 8,320.00
20 Franz Joseph I.,

Franz Joseph I., Kaiser von Österreich, 1830 - 1916. Verleihungsurkunde zum Orden vom Goldenen Vlies für Erzherzog Leopold Ferdinand später Leopold Wölfling, Wien, 23. 11. 1884

1884 Not Available EUR 7,680.00
49 Karl I.,

Karl I., Kaiser von Österreich, 1887 - 1922. Freiherrendiplom für Anton von Pantz zu Pölzenbach, Vizepräsident der Ministerialkommision für agrarische Operationen im k. k. Ackerbauministerium, Wien - Schönbrunn, 10. 11. 1918

1918 Not Available EUR 6,144.00
99

Ukraine/Polen Galizien und Bukowina, Glückwunschadresse der Oberlandesgerichte der Städte Ostgaliziens und der Bukowina für Józef von Zawadzki, Klasse, Prachtalbum, versch. O., o. D. 1910

o. D. 1910 Not Available EUR 5,120.00
322 Wagner, Richard,

Wagner, Richard, deutscher Komponist, 1813 - 1883. Porträtphotographie J. Albert, München, Kabinettformat m. e. U., o. O., o. D. um 1875.

um 1875. Not Available EUR 5,120.00
310 Strauss, Richard,

Strauss, Richard, deutscher Komponist, 1864 - 1949. Porträtphotographie Atelier Hertel, Weimar, Kabinettformat, m. e. Widmung u. U. auf der Rückseite, Weimar, 4. 6. 1894

1894 Not Available EUR 4,864.00
45 Karl VI.,

Karl VI., Kaiser, 1685 - 1740. Ritterstandsdiplom für Johann Joseph Hämrich, kaiserlicher Oberkriegskommissär in Bayern, 12. 12. 1712

1712 Not Available EUR 3,840.00
65 Maria Theresia,

Maria Theresia, Kaiserin, 1717 - 1780 - Franz II. I., Kaiser, 1768 - 1835. Konvolut von 6 Urkunden für Franz Anton Gransberger von Kranzberg und Franz Anton Freiherr von Kranzberg wohl Sohn des vorigen, Wien, 1775 - 1812

Not Available EUR 3,840.00
69 Nagy von Töbör - Ethe, Karl,

Nagy von Töbör - Ethe, Karl, Baron, Feldmarschallleutnant, Oberstinhaber des Infanterieregiments Nr. 60, 1818 - 1881. Korrespondenz mit seiner Frau Charlotte, geb. Alter während ihrer Badekur in Pirawarth, Bad Pirawarth, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich, 17

Sommer 1864 Not Available EUR 3,840.00
264 Jacobson, Leopold,

Jacobson, Leopold, Bühnenschriftsteller, Verfasser zahlreicher Operettenlibretti,1873 - 1943. Teilnachlass, ca. 30 Typoskripte tw. Durchschläge,

ca. 1915 -1928 Not Available EUR 3,840.00
129 Christie, Agatha,

Christie, Agatha, engl. Schriftstellerin, 1890 - 1976. E. Karte mit zwei Zitaten aus ihrem Buch "Five little Pigs" 1942

1942 Not Available EUR 3,328.00
225 Waldmüller, Ferdinand Georg,

Waldmüller, Ferdinand Georg, Maler, 1793 - 1865. E. Zeugnis m. U., Wien, 30. 1. 1854

1854 Not Available EUR 3,328.00
402 Lagerfeld, Karl,

Lagerfeld, Karl, deutscher Modedesigner, 1933 - 2019. E. Zeichnung Mischtechnik; Bleistift, Filzstift, Buntstift und Ölkreide, Widmung u. U., 27. 1. 1983 ?,

1983 ?, Not Available EUR 3,328.00
71

Niederösterreich, Burg Plankenstein bei Texing, Urbar "Urbarium über das Schloß undt Herschafft Plankenstain im Ertzhertzogthumb Österreich unter der Enns und Viertel ob Wiener Wald gelegen,…

Not Available EUR 3,072.00
323 Wagner, Richard,

Wagner, Richard, Komponist, 1813 - 1883. Druck: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. Vollständige Partitur, Schott, Mainz, o. J. 1868

, o. J. 1868 Not Available EUR 3,072.00
122 Thost, Ernst,

Thost, Ernst, Meterologe und Astronom, 1899 - 1980. Nachlasskonvolut, ca. 100 meist masch. B. m. e. U., Photographien etc., meist ca. 1920 - 1970

ca. 1920 - 1970 Not Available EUR 2,816.00
151 Musil, Robert,

Musil, Robert, Schriftsteller, 1880 - 1942. E. Widmung u. U. in: Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften, Ernst Rowolt Verlag, Berlin 1930

1930 Not Available EUR 2,816.00
281 Mahler, Gustav,

Mahler, Gustav, Komponist, 1860 - 1911. Karte m. montiertem Zeitungsporträt u. U. Mahler, kl.-8vo, auf Untersatzkarton montiert.

Not Available EUR 2,816.00
376

Flugschrift, Druck: "Erzelung eines Burgers Son auß der Stadt München im Bayernlandt Hans Schielborg genandt so von den Türcken 32 Jar gefangen ...", Wien, Gregor Huber, 1597

1597 Not Available EUR 2,816.00
62 Maria Theresia,

Maria Theresia, Kaiserin, 1717 - 1780. Adelsdiplom für Dr. med. Honorius Wilhelm Kastenholz Kasztenholcz, Preßburg, 27. 8. 1751

1751 Not Available EUR 2,560.00
86

Polen/Sachsen, Titulaturbuch mit ca. 75 Eintragungen von Anschriften und Titeln von Angehörigen des sächsischen Hauses sowie von kurfürstlich - sächsischen und königlich polnischen Politikern, Würdenträgern und Offizieren, Mitte und 2. H. 18. Jh.,

Mitte und 2. H. 18. Jh., Not Available EUR 2,560.00
240 Bernstein, Leonard,

Bernstein, Leonard, amerik. Komponist, 1918 - 1990. Musikalisches Albumblatt m. e. Notenzitat Mass, 2 Takte, e. Textunterlegung u. U., o. O., o. D.

o. D. Not Available EUR 2,560.00
309 Strauss, Johann,

Strauss, Johann, Sohn, Komponist, 1825 - 1899. E. B. m. U., Wien, 10. 4. 1892 12. 4. 1882

1892 12 Not Available EUR 2,466.80
  • <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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