Moreshet Auctions: Books, Kodesh books, Hassidic books, Rabbinical letters, Manuscripts, Judaika, Art, Israeliana and more, 45, Jerusalem

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
07/26/2021 - 07/26/2021
Page Size: 244 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

Chumash Bereishit with the commentary on the "Light of Life" - Printed by Rabbi Moshe Shapira

Slavita1818Not AvailableNot Sold
2

Volume with Tractates of Beatings and Parenting from the Babylonian Talmud - Printed by Shapira

Zitamir1859Not AvailableUSD 123.00
3

Lot of sections of books and title pages from Slavita and Zhitomir printings, including some rare ones.

Slavita and Zhitomir Not AvailableUSD 61.50
4

An old facsimile of the Passover Haggadah The Redemption of Israel Ziatmir -

Vienna1931Not AvailableNot Sold
5

Tikkunei HaZohar “as in Slavita”—Yas?

1842?Not AvailableNot Sold
6

Rare: Hak LeIsrael Part in the Desert in Original Cover -

Koritz1902Not AvailableNot Sold
7

Two rare volumes of five Pentateuchs from the Lemberg (Chernivtsi) printing press

Lemberg 1851Not AvailableNot Sold
8

Rare: A complete and beautiful copy in the original cover of Sefer Nachla LeYoshua and at the end a grouped method on Tractate Beitza - single edition

Constantinople1731Not AvailableUSD 307.50
9

Sefer Alelat HaBatzir—first edition,

Livorno1779Not AvailableNot Sold
10

Seven books from the Hida books -

Livorno1822Not AvailableNot Sold
11

Psalms with Porush Nir to David by Rabbi Eliyahu ben Amozag -

Livorno1858Not AvailableUSD 159.90
12

Prints of India: The Inauguration of the House of David by Rabbi Shlomo Tuvina - Single Edition

Calcutta1855Not AvailableUSD 86.10
13

Rare: Sefer Bnei Levy -

Tunis1904Not AvailableUSD 86.10
14

Rare: Seder Birkat HaIlanot to Rabbi HaBen Ish Chai -

Baghdad1913Not AvailableUSD 123.00
15

Lot of polemical and agitated works—tzedakah boxes from Jerusalem in the early

Jerusalem20th centuryNot AvailableUSD 184.50
16

Lot of rare items and documents from the “Vaad Klali Knesset Yisrael”—

Jerusalem, late 19th/early 20th century.Not AvailableNot Sold
17

Rare: Book of Regulations of the Or Torah Society -

Jerusalem1904Not AvailableNot Sold
18

Jerusalem Kollel Controversy: 2 Rare Booklets - Peace Peace and No Peace - The Appearance of Everything -

Jerusalem1854/1855Not AvailableUSD 270.60
19

Rare: Echo of Mountains Article Controversy of the Hospitals -

Jerusalem,1884Not AvailableNot Sold
20

Rare: Keeper of Israel Controversy over Rabbi Akiva Yosef Schlesinger -

1875Not AvailableUSD 135.30
21

Takkanot of the City Vaad of the Ashkenazi community, the first iteration of the Eida Charedit.

Jerusalem1919Not AvailableNot Sold
22

Admat Kodesh, on the borders of the Land of Israel in Ketuvim, with colourful maps. First edition, from the lifetime of the author,

Jerusalem1913Not AvailableUSD 61.50
23

Lisbon Tanach, 1482—pretty facsimile edition.

Not AvailableUSD 123.00
24

2 Magnificent Facsimile Books "Crown of Damascus" "-

1978-1982Not AvailableUSD 492.00
25

Bibliography: Sarei HaElef two sections -

Jerusalem1979Not AvailableNot Sold
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Bible, English. The Holy Bible, Second Folio edition, the "Great She Bible", engraved More-Speed 1611 map of Canaan, Robert Barker, 1613-11. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Galilei (Galileo). <i>Opere,</i> 2 vol., first collected edition, Bologna, Heirs of Dozza for Carlo Manolessi, 1656-1655. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Venetian choirbook.- Single leaf from a 13th century Venetian antiphonal, with large decorated initial, manuscript on vellum, Venice, [c.1260]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Petrarca (Francesco). <i>Rerum vulrgarium fragmenta,</i> decorated manuscript on paper, Italy, [second half of the 15th century]. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> New York School of abstract expressionists.- Abbott (Mary Lee). [Sketch book of original artwork], [New York], 1945. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Contemporary colouring.- Nitzschewitz (Hermannus). <i>Novum beatae Mariaevirginis psalterium,</i> Zinna, Press of the Cistercian Monastery, 1493. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Shakespeare source book.- Montemayor (Jorge de). Diana of George of Montemayor: translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong, first edition in English, B[ishop]., 1598. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Milton (John). Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin, Compos'd at several times, first edition, state with "S" in "S. Pauls" in imprint, 1645. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Power and the Glory,</i> first edition, 1940. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Crowley (Aleister). View of the Tyrrhenian Sea, probably from the hill behind the abbey of Thelema, Cefalù, Sicily, charcoal, [1921]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> China.- Thomson (John). <i>Illustrations of China and Its People,</i> 4 vol., first edition, 96 photographic plates, 1873-74. £15,000 to £20,000.
  • <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Athanasius. <i>Illustrium Virorum Opuscula,</i> Paris, 1500. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English,</i> Rheims, John Fogny, 1582. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stith, William. <i>The First History of Virginia printed in America,</i> [Williamsburg, 1747]. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b><br>S. Bonaventure. <i>Commentarius in Secundum Librum Sententiarum Petri Lombardi,</i> Venice, 1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Juvenalis, Junii. <i>Satyrae,</i> with the commentary of Domitius Calderinus, Venice, 1475. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Horatius Flaccus, Quintus. <i>Opera.</i> Ed. with commentary of Christophorus Landinus, Florence, 1482. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Scotus, Duns. <i>Quaestiones in Quattuor Libros Sententiarum,</i> 1476-1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Polidori, John. <i>The Vampyre, A Tale,</i> Paris, 1819. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin,</i> Vol. I and II, 1852, and a Later Edition, 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Book of Hours, Illuminated Vellum, Calendar of Months, 15th century. $600 to $900.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>Picturesque,</i> America, Europe, Palestine, and Russia, 1872-1885. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber—Imitating Norman Rockwell's "Triple self-portrait,"</i> acrylic, watercolor & colored pencil, 2002. Sold June 2021 for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jane Russell, archive of letters written during a whaling voyage, 1840s. Sold July 2021 for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Guild of Women Binders, exhibition binding of A.F. Pollard’s <i>Henry VIII,</i> London, 1902. Sold July 2021 for $12,350.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Robert Frost, <i>Collected Poems,</i> author’s presentation copy, signed, with entirety of <i>Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening</i> inscribed, NY, 1930. Sold June 2021 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> deluxe limited issue, signed, London, 1936. Sold June 2021 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Mercator [family], <i>[World and Continents],</i> 5 double-page maps, Amsterdam, c. 1633. Sold June 2021 for $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Schlegel, <i>New York, Taken from Central Park,</i> hand-finished color-tinted lithograph, 1874. Sold June 2021 for $11,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolaus Copernicus, <i>De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium,</i> second edition, Basel, 1566. Sold April 2021 for $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Utrecht, illuminated manuscript, c. 1435-45. Sold April 2021 for $60,000.
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