Auction 20.11.1998

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Datum der Auktion: 20.11.1998

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AESOP. Fables of Aesop and other eminent mythologists: with morals and...

AESOP. Fables of Aesop and other eminent mythologists: with morals and reflexions , edited by Sir Roger L'Estrange, London: for R. Sare, T. Sawbridge, B. Took, M. Gillyflower, A. & J. Churchill, and J. Hindmarsh, 1692. 2°, engraved portrait frontispiece of Roger L'Estrange after Godfrey Kneller, one

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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ATTERBURY, Francis. Sermons and Discourses on several subjects and...

ATTERBURY, Francis. Sermons and Discourses on several subjects and occasions , London: by S. Aris for Jonah Bowyer, 1723. 2 volumes, 8°, engraved portrait frontispiece, 3-page advertisement at end of volume I (title to vol. II affected by damp, occasional marginal soiling), contemporary crimson

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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AUSTEN, Jane. The Novels, edited by R. W. Chapman, Oxford: Clarendon Press...

AUSTEN, Jane. The Novels, edited by R. W. Chapman, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1923. 5 volumes, 8°, coloured frontispieces, one with overlay, plates including folding plans of London and Bath, contemporary burgundy morocco by Frost & Co., Bath, spines gilt in compartments, t.e.g. LIMITED TO 1,000 SETS

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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AUSTEN, Jane. The Novels , edited by R. W. Chapman, Oxford: Clarendon...

AUSTEN, Jane. The Novels , edited by R. W. Chapman, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1923. 5 volumes, 8°, coloured frontispieces, one with overlay, plates including folding plans of London and Bath (occasional thumb-soiling), original blue marbled boards, cloth backs with paper labels (extremities rubbed

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BACON, Francis, Viscount St. Albans. The Historie of the Raigne of King...

BACON, Francis, Viscount St. Albans. The Historie of the Raigne of King Henry the Seventh , London: W. Standsby for Matthew Lownes, and William Barret, 1622. Small 2°, engraved frontispiece portrait by John Payne, engraved title, woodcut head-pieces and initials (clean tears to B1, E3, F 1 - 2, all

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BACON, Francis, Viscount St. Albans. Of the Advancement and Proficience of...

BACON, Francis, Viscount St. Albans. Of the Advancement and Proficience of Learning of the Partitions of Sciences IX Bookes , Oxford: by L. Lichfield, for R. Young & E. Forrest, 1640. 2°, engraved frontispiece and title by William Marshall, woodcut head-pieces and initials (frontispiece, title

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BECKFORD, William Thomas] [ Vathek ] An Arabian Tale from an unpublished...

BECKFORD, William Thomas] [ Vathek ] An Arabian Tale from an unpublished manuscript with notes critical and explanatory , London: for J. Johnson, 1786. 8° (title rather soiled, hole to lower margin of C2, C8 with large repaired tear affecting 2 letters of text, H1 holed with loss of one letter on

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BECKFORD, William Thomas] Vathek , London: chez Clarke, New Bond Street...

BECKFORD, William Thomas] Vathek , London: chez Clarke, New Bond Street, 1815. 8°, engraved frontispiece by Isaac Taylor after Isaac Taylor jun., engraved title vignette (frontispiece and title browned), errata slip at end, contemporary red calf elaborately ruled and tooled in gilt (lightly rubbed

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BERKELEY, George. A Treatise concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge...

BERKELEY, George. A Treatise concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge ... first printed in the year 1710. To which are added three dialogues between Hylas and Philonus in opposition to Scepticks and Atheists first published in the year 1713 . London: for Jacob Tonson, 1734. 8° (occasional

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 900 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BERNI, Francesco. Orlando innamorato , Venice: Michel Bonelli, 1576.

BERNI, Francesco. Orlando innamorato , Venice: Michel Bonelli, 1576. 4°, printer's device to title and final leaf, numerous woodcut vignettes, headpieces and initials (mainly marginal light waterstaining, some leaves lightly browned or spotted), contemporary vellum, manuscript title to spine

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BOSWELL, James. The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson...

BOSWELL, James. The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, with Samuel Johnson , London: by Henry Baldwin for Charles Dilly, 1785. 8° (lacking half title, Ll 2 - 3 stuck together at margins, occasional staining), contemporary calf gilt (rebacked). FIRST EDITION, second issue. Pottle p. 112; Rothschild

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 450 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BURKE, Edmund] A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of our Ideas of the...

BURKE, Edmund] A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful , London: R. and J. Dodsley, 1757. 8°, half title (half title lightly spotted and browned, a few light spots), contemporary calf (rebacked). FIRST EDITION. Todd 5A. Edmund BURKE. Reflections in the

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BYRON, George Gordon, Lord. The Works , London: John Murray, 1818. Volumes...

BYRON, George Gordon, Lord. The Works , London: John Murray, 1818. Volumes I-VI, small 8°, contemporary calf, wide roll tool border in gilt and blind, flat spines with lettering-pieces and decorative labels in contrasting black calf (joints rubbed but sound, a few labels slightly chipped), marbled

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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BULLEN, A. H., editor. Lyrics from the Song-Books of the Elizabethan Age...

BULLEN, A. H., editor. Lyrics from the Song-Books of the Elizabethan Age , London: John C. Nimmo, 1887. 8°, contemporary blue morocco by Zaehnsdorf, triple gilt fillets, spine compartments lettered and dated in gilt, and richly-tooled (spine slightly sunfaded, and bands rubbed), gilt turn-ins

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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CHESTERFIELD, Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of. Letters written by...

CHESTERFIELD, Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of. Letters written by .... Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to his Son, Philip Stanhope , London: J. Dodsley, 1774. 2 volumes, 4°, half title in volume I, engraved portrait frontispiece of the Earl of Chesterfield by J. Vitalba (lacking

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 450 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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COMINES, Philippe de, Seigneur d'Argenton. Les Mémoires ... contenans...

COMINES, Philippe de, Seigneur d'Argenton. Les Mémoires ... contenans l'histoire des Roys Louys XI. & Charles VIII. depuis l'an 1464. iusques en 1498 , Paris: l'Imprimerie Royale [par les soins de Sebastien Cramoisy], 1649. 2°, half title, title with large vignette, 2 double-page genealogical

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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CRABBE, George. The Works, London: John Murray, 1823. 8 volumes, 12°...

CRABBE, George. The Works, London: John Murray, 1823. 8 volumes, 12° (occasional spotting), contemporary calf, spines gilt in compartments with black morocco labels. Bareham & Gatrell A45. GRAY, Thomas. The Poetical Works, London: William Pickering, 1853-35-36-43. 5 volumes, 8°, engraved portrait

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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D'AVENANT, William. The Dramatic Works , edited by James Maidment and W. H...

D'AVENANT, William. The Dramatic Works , edited by James Maidment and W. H. Logan, Edinburgh: William Paterson & London: Sotheran, [1872]. 5 volumes, 8°, contemporary full green morocco gilt, Greek key-pattern and ropework border, flat spines with contrasting lettering-pieces and ornate rococco

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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DE BAUSSET, L. F. Histoire de Bossuet, évèque de Meaux, Versailles: J. A...

DE BAUSSET, L. F. Histoire de Bossuet, évèque de Meaux, Versailles: J. A. Lebel, 1819. 4 volumes, 8°, engraved portrait frontispiece, contemporary stained calf by P. Jacotier, sides with single line rule and roll-tool border of a vine heavy with grapes, backs with title, volume number, and binder's

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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DEFOE, Daniel. The Life, and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson...

DEFOE, Daniel. The Life, and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York... , London: for W. Taylor, 1719. 8°, etched frontispiece portrait by Clark & Pine, one folding engraved map, several woodcut vignettes (a few margins very lightly waterstained, occasional spotting or light

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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DORAT, Claude Joseph] Les Baisers, précédés du mois de Mai , The Hague and...

DORAT, Claude Joseph] Les Baisers, précédés du mois de Mai , The Hague and Paris: Lambert and Delalain, 1770. 8°, engraved frontispiece by N. Ponce after C. Eisen, engraved title vignette, one plate, 22 headpieces and 22 tailpieces, all after Eisen or Marillier (paper flaw to F5 affecting tailpiece

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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DUGDALE, William. The History of St. Pauls Cathedral in London , London, by...

DUGDALE, William. The History of St. Pauls Cathedral in London , London, by Thomas Warren, 1658. 2°, frontispiece portrait, title printed in black and red, 16 engraved plates, (12 double-page and one folding), 30 engraved illustrations (all but one full-page), 3 additional plates of which 2 are

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 450 £ - 650 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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ETHEREGE, George, Sir. The Works ... containing his plays and poems...

ETHEREGE, George, Sir. The Works ... containing his plays and poems , London: for H. H., sold by J. Tonson and T. Bennet, 1704. 8° (occasional light spotting, lacking front endpaper), contemporary panelled calf (spine very rubbed and darkened). Provenance : John L. Bronnlone, Baron Charleville

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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GAY, John. Fables ... with a life of the author and embellished with...

GAY, John. Fables ... with a life of the author and embellished with seventy plates , London: for John Stockdale, 1793. 2 volumes, royal 8°, engraved title to each volume and 68 plates (lacking the list of subscribers and all after p. 176 in vol. II, both titles shaved at upper margin, that to vol

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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GOLDSMITH, Oliver. The Works, edited by Peter Cunningham, London: John...

GOLDSMITH, Oliver. The Works, edited by Peter Cunningham, London: John Murray, 1854. 4 volumes, 8°, engraved title vignettes and portrait in vol. IV (occasional light browning), contemporary half calf, spines gilt in compartments, red and green morocco labels, g.e. With 3 biographical works in 8

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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GOLDSMITH, Oliver. The Citizen of the World; or Letters from a Chinese...

GOLDSMITH, Oliver. The Citizen of the World; or Letters from a Chinese Philosopher, residing in London, to his friends in the east , London: for the author, sold by J. Newbery and W. Bristow [and 4 others], 1762. 2 volumes, 12° (lacking the final blank in each volume, dark ink stain on E5 in vol. II

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Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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GOLDSMITH, Oliver] The Life of Richard Nash, of Bath, Esq, extracted...

GOLDSMITH, Oliver] The Life of Richard Nash, of Bath, Esq, extracted principally from his original papers , London: for J. Newbery, and W. Frederick at Bath, 1762. 8°, engraved frontispiece portrait by A. Walker with later-inserted tissue guard, 2 leaves of advertisements at end (light browning

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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GRAY, Thomas. The Poems of Mr. Gray. To which are added Memoirs of his Life...

GRAY, Thomas. The Poems of Mr. Gray. To which are added Memoirs of his Life and Writings by W. Mason , York: for A. Ward, and sold by J. Dodsley, T Cadell and J. Todd, 1778. 4 volumes, 8°, etched portrait frontispiece by W. Doughty (occasional ink stains and soil marks, but generally crisp and

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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GRAY, Thomas. Correspondence , edited by Paget Toynbee and Leonard Whibley...

GRAY, Thomas. Correspondence , edited by Paget Toynbee and Leonard Whibley, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1935. 3 volumes, 8°, plates, original red buckram. KEATS, John. The Letters , edited by Maurice Buxton Forman, Oxford: University Press, 1931. 2 volumes, 8°, original buckram, partly unopened. With

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Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 20.11.1998

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HORATIUS Flaccus, Quintus. Poemata , edited by Henri Estienne, [Geneva: H...

HORATIUS Flaccus, Quintus. Poemata , edited by Henri Estienne, [Geneva: H. Estienne, 1575]. 8°, device on title, woodcut headpieces and initials, with the 2 blanks (worm trace affecting verse on title and 3 bottom lines of the following 2 leaves, old paper repairs to title verso and other wormed

Los #: 33

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 20.11.1998