Fine Books, Manuscripts, Atlases and Historical Photographs

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Datum der Auktion: 27.03.2019

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[ALKEN (HENRY)]

Qualified Horses and Unqualified Riders, or the Reverse of Sporting Phrases Taken from the Work Entitled Indispensible Accomplishments, engraved title-page, 7 hand-coloured etched plates, contemporary red half morocco gilt, titled in gilt on spine, t.e.g. [Tooley 44; Schwerdt I, p.20], oblong folio

Los #: 2•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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ANGLING

TAVERNER (ERIC) Trout Fishing from All Angles, A Complete Guide to Modern Methods, FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 30 OF 375 DE LUXE COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, tipped-in plates, 30 ACTUAL SPECIMENS OF FLIES IN SUNKEN MOUNT, publisher's blue gilt morocco (spine faded), t.e.g., 4to, Seeley, Service, 1929

Los #: 4•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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DUGDALE (WILLIAM)

Monasticon Anglicanum. A History of the Abbies and Other Monasteries, Hospitals, Frieries, and Cathedral and Collegiate Churches, 6 vol. bound in 8, letterpress titles printed in red and black, additional engraved titles, numerous engraved plates, plans and maps (some folding), list of subscribers

Los #: 19•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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MEDICINE, ASTRONOMY, PHILOSOPHY & LAW

Collection of twenty, mostly eighteenth century, manuscript notebooks on various subjects, covering astronomy, medicine and pathology, physics, philosophy and natural philosophy, teachings on Christianity, jurisprudence and politics, in English (3) Latin (10), French (5), Italian (1) and German (1

Los #: 34•

Schätzpreis: 2.500 £ - 3.500 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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SCOTLAND

Collection of documents pertaining to the settlement and administration of Scotland after the accession of William III, comprising (i) Letter (seemingly original) by the third Duke of Hamilton, as President of the Council, concerning Scottish shipping and trade ("...Ther are also many complaints mad

Los #: 45

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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SOLSONA (FRANCISCO)

Stilus capibreuiandi: cum mult[is] questionibus ac aliquibus regi[a]e audientie decisionibus... cum indice materiarum, 2 titles within elaborate woodcut borders (the first restored with section at side supplied in pen facsimile, slight loss of text on verso), without blank +i, some dampstaining and

Los #: 46•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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CELESTIAL CHARTS

HOMANN (JOHANN BAPTIST) AND JOHANN GABRIEL DOPPELMAYR. Hemisphaerium Coeli Australe; Hemisphaerium coeli Boreale, Nuremberg [c.1740]; Globi Coelestis in tabulas planas redacti. Pars I, ... III, and ... VI, 3 maps, [Nuremberg, c.1740]; Motus Cometarum in Hemisphaerio Australi, [Nuremburg

Los #: 61•

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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MOLL (HERMAN)

A Set of Fifty New and Correct Maps of England and Wales, letterpress title (with list of contents), 50 folding engraved maps, neatly numbered in ink on blank verso, contemporary reverse calf, rubbed [Chubb CLXI], small oblong folio bound as 8vo (225 x 110mm.), H. Moll, Thomas Bowles, and J. Bowles

Los #: 67•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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BROWN (EDWARD)

A Brief Account of Some Travels in Divers Parts of Europe, "second edition, with many additions", 16 engraved plates (7 folding), 8 large engraved illustrations in text, light crease to title, contemporary calf, neatly rebacked [ESTC R7514; Goldsmiths 2475], folio (315 x 195mm.), Benjamin Tooke

Los #: 74•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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FIELDING (THEODORE HENRY) AND J. WALTON

A Picturesque Tour of the English Lakes, Containing a Description of the Most Romantic Scenery of Cumberland, Westmoreland, and Lancashire, FIRST EDITION, hand-coloured title vignette, 48 hand-coloured aquatint plates after Fielding and Walton, occasional off-setting and light spotting, publisher's

Los #: 79•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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MAYER (LUIGI)

Views in Egypt, From the Original Drawings in the Possession of Sir Robert Ainslie, Taken during his Embassy to Constantinople, FIRST EDITION, 48 hand-coloured aquatint plates, some light offsetting, contemporary calf, rebacked preserving the original spine [Abbey Travel 369; Atabey 785; Blackmer

Los #: 86•

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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NORDEN (FREDERICK LEWIS)

Travels in Egypt and Nubia... Translated from the Original... by Dr. Peter Templeman, 2 vol., half-titles, engraved frontispieces and 162 plates, plans and maps, light waterstaining, blindstamps on first few leaves and each plate, library bookplates, later quarter morocco, rubbed, shelfmarks on

Los #: 88•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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SCHOBERL (FREDERIC)

Picturesque Tour from Geneva to Milan, by Way of the Simplon... Engraved from Designs by J. and J. Lory of Neufchatel, first edition in English, engraved map and 36 hand-coloured aquatint plates (dated between 1820 and 1826), publisher's gilt- and blindstamped cloth, slightly rubbed at extremities

Los #: 93•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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SUTCLIFFE (ROBERT)

Travels in Some Parts of North America, in the Years 1804, 1805, & 1806, 6 engraved plates, spotting, contemporary tree calf, rebacked preserving original spine, York, W. Alexander, 1811--WILLIS (NATHANIEL PARKER) American Scenery, 2 vol., engraved additional titles, portrait, and plates, some

Los #: 94•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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AUSTRALIA

WHITE (JOHN) Journal of a Voyage to New South Wales, FIRST EDITION, engraved title and 65 plates, list of subscribers, advertisements at end, title and a few plates lightly spotted, slightly later half calf [Borba de Moraes I, p.940; Hill 1858; Ferguson 97; Nissen ZBI 4390], 4to (290 x 230mm.), J

Los #: 106•

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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BRAZIL

ALMEIDA (FRANCISCO JOSÉ DE LACERDA E) Diario da viagem do Dr. Francisco José de Lacerda e Almeida pelas capitanias do Pará, Rio Negro, Matto-Grosso, Cuyabá, e S. Paulo, nos annos de 1780 a 1790, woodcut title device, 2 single wormholes throughout (last dozen or so leaves with one longer trail

Los #: 109•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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CHINA - JESUITS

[SEQUEIRA (LUIS DE)] Relaçaõ summaria da prizam, tormentos, e glorioso martyrio dos veneraveis padres Antonio Joseph, Portuguez, e Tristam de Attimis, Italiano... da China, Francisco da Silva, 1751--Relaçam curiosa das grandezas do reino da China, Pedro Ferreira, 1762, FIRST EDITIONS, unbound, small

Los #: 113•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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CHINA

HAGER (JOSEPH) Panthéon Chinois, ou parallele entre le culte religieux des grecs et celui des chinois; avec de nouvelles preuves que la Chine a été connue des grecs, et que les sérès des auteurs classiques ont été des chinois, half-title, wood-engraved Chinese characters in final section, lacks

Los #: 114•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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[D'ESNEVAL (PIERRE JOSEPH LE ROUX)]

Relacion de los viages que el conde Desneval emprendio por tiera, y por mar para la Etiopia, y de lo que le aconteciò con los Ingleses en las islas de Cabo Verde, del Dominio de su Magestad Portuguesa, 20 pages, drop-head title, text ends "yo Felix Joseph Rodriguez Brasco la hice escrivir, y

Los #: 120•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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GARCIA (FRANCISCO)

Istoria della conversione alla nostra Santa Fede dell'Isole Mariane, first Italian edition, engraved plate of the martyrdom of Father San Vitores, light browning, contemporary vellum [Howgego S42; Palau 97962; Sabin 26591], 4to, Naples, C. Cavallo & M.L. Mutii, 1686

Los #: 126•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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GREECE

CHOISEUL-GOUFFIER (MARIE GABRIEL AUGUST FLORENT, Comte de) Voyage pittoresque de la Grèce, 2 vol. in 3., FIRST EDITION, third issue of volume 1, 3 engraved titles, engraved portrait of the author by M.F. Dien after Boilly, 2 folding engraved maps, 285 plates, maps and plans on 167 leaves, engraved

Los #: 128•

Schätzpreis: 4.000 £ - 6.000 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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ICELAND

[LØVENØRNS (POUL)] Beskrivelse over den Iislandske Kyst og alle Havne fra Fugle-Skiærene og til Stikkelsholm i Brede-Bugten med Forklaring over deres Indseiling, additional engraved title within ornamental border, 10 engraved maps and plates (5 folding, 3 of which sectional), 4 engraved vignettes

Los #: 130•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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INDIA - POSTAL HISTORY

Two letters of salutation addressed to Major Vans Agnew ("Major Sahib"), the first bearing the inked seal impression of Maharajah Malhar Rao II Holkar VII Subadur Bahadur, written on gold-sprinkled paper, comprising six lines of text written in nasta'liq script in black ink, further marginal text in

Los #: 131

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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ITALY - VENICE

An album of 18 views of Venice, albumen prints (one later copy print), mounted one per page, images approximately 255 x 290mm., contemporary quarter morocco, joints worn, folio, [c.1870

Los #: 134

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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JAPAN

TITSHINGH (ISAAC) Mémoires et anecdotes sur la dynastie régnante des Djogouns, souverains du Japon, FIRST EDITION, edited by Abel Rémusat, half-title, 6 hand-coloured folded engraved plates (one cropped with loss of image at upper margin), one folding engraved table, dampstaining, small hole with

Los #: 140•

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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MARCO POLO

ZURLA (PLACIDO) Di Marco Polo e degli altri viaggiatori veneziani piu illustri... con appendice sulle antiche mappe idro-geografiche lavorate in Venezia, vol. 1 (of 2), folding engraved map (a route outlined in brown pencil), small area of worming at gutter margin of opening few leaves publisher's

Los #: 143•

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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MEXICO - CARTES DE VISITE

Album of cartes de visite of Mexican or French sitters resident in Mexico in the 1870s, 90 portrait albumen prints, all loosely inserted within window mounts, most captioned "amis Mexicains" on the mount, approximately 7 or 8 inscribed by the sitters with presentation inscription on the verso, one

Los #: 144

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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NEPAL

KIRKPATRICK (WILLIAM) An Account of the Kingdom of Nepaul, Being the Substance of Observations Made During a Mission to that Country, in the Year 1793, FIRST EDITION, vignette on title with vignette, folding engraved map, 14 engraved plates (one hand-coloured), without half-title, faint Royal

Los #: 147•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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PACIFIC - GILBERT ISLANDS

Anene aiabai kristian ni karaoiroa Iehova, lightly toned, later wrappers, 12mo, Abaian, [no publisher], 1860

Los #: 149•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 27.03.2019

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PHILIPPINES

Nueva real cédula de la compañía de Filipinas de 12 de julio de 1803, engraved arms of Charles IV of Spain as frontispiece, one blank corner reinstated, later vellum-backed boards [Palau 196279], folio, Madrid, en la imprenta de la viuda de Ibarra, [1803

Los #: 151•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 27.03.2019