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Datum der Auktion: 26.06.2019

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CHINA

CHINA Album of views relating the H.M.S. Falcon, a Yangtze River Patrol boat, compiled by Petty Officer Blackwell, approximately 258 gelatin silver prints, most corner-mounted between 3 and 6 images per page, manuscript captions pasted beneath, images mostly 60 x 85mm., or a little larger

Los #: 62

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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CHINA

CHINA YAMAMOTO (SANSICHIRIO) Peking, 100 photographic plates (captioned in Chinese and English), final plate and Chinese text leaf loose and slightly frayed, publisher's fabric boards, printed title label on upper cover, worn, lower cover detached, oblong 8vo (190 x 250mm.), Beijing, S. Yamamoto

Los #: 63•

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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COOK (JAMES) - THE ENDEAVOUR

COOK (JAMES) - THE ENDEAVOUR HORACE. The Odes, Satyrs, and Epistles... Done into English by Mr. Creech, sixth edition, WILLIAM PERRY'S COPY FROM ON BOARD 'THE ENDEAVOUR', inscribed by him with full details of the crew, date of departure and return of the "Endeavour" on the front endpapers

Los #: 64•

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 25.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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COOK (JAMES)

COOK (JAMES) ANDERSON (GEORGE WILLIAM) New, Authentic, and Complete Collection of Voyages Round the World, Undertaken and Performed by Royal Authority... [an] Account of Captain Cook's First, Second, Third and Last Voyages, 114 engraved plates, maps and plans only (of 155, and without the chart

Los #: 65•

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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DAULIER DESLANDES (ANDRE)

[DAULIER DESLANDES (ANDRE)] Les beautez de la Perse, FIRST EDITION, engraved frontispiece (bound at end), one folding engraved map, 6 engraved plates (of 7, all but 2 folding), dampstaining to lower section throughout, eighteenth century calf, spine gilt with red morocco lettering label, rubbed

Los #: 66•

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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GALLAND (JULIEN CLAUDE)

GALLAND (JULIEN CLAUDE) Recueil des Rits et céremonies du pelerinage de la Mecque, aquel ecrits relatifs à la religion, aux sciences & aux moeurs des Turcs, FIRST EDITION, woodcut ornament on title, light stain to pp.5-8, nineteenth century calf, spine gilt-tooled with gilt-morocco lettering label

Los #: 67•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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INDIA - POSTAL HISTORY

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

Los #: 68

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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INDIA - PRINCELY RULER

INDIA - PRINCELY RULER Portrait of an unidentified princely ruler, seated wearing turban ornament and string of pearls and other jewels, on a gilt throne, overpainted photograph, window-mounted, image approximately 390 x 280mm., [first half of twentieth century

Los #: 69*

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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INDIA - PRINCELY RULER

INDIA - PRINCELY RULER Portrait of an unidentified princely ruler, head and shoulders, wearing a cord-like turban, a pearl earring, large necklace, and a medal, overpainted photograph, window-mounted, image approximately 420 x 320mm., [first half of twentieth century

Los #: 70*

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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INDIA - PRINCELY RULER

INDIA - PRINCELY RULER Portrait of an unidentified princely ruler, head and shoulders, wearing turban with brooch itself featuring a portrait, overpainted photograph, window-mounted, image approximately 530 x 380mm., [first half of twentieth century

Los #: 71*

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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INDIA - PRINCELY RULER

INDIA - PRINCELY RULER Equestrian portrait of an unidentified princely ruler, in riding outfit and ornate turban, with a fortress in the background, heavily overpainted photograph, window-mounted, image approximately 480 x 390mm., [first half of twentieth century

Los #: 72*

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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INDIA - PRINCELY RULER

INDIA - PRINCELY RULER Large portrait of an unidentified youthful princely ruler, standing full-length wearing rich jewellery on headwear, arms and waistband with a string of pearls, in a studio setting with very large gold throne with lion-shaped arms, carved pillars and a view through curtains to

Los #: 73*

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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ITALY - ROME

ITALY - ROME MACPHERSON (ROBERT TURNBULL) A collection of 8 large views in Rome, and 4 studies of antique sculptures from Roman collections, [c.1860, albumen prints, photographer's blindstamp on mounts [1860s]; together with 22 other large albumen prints of Rome (including 11 by Michele Mang, one by

Los #: 74

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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ITALY

ITALY MACPHERSON (ROBERT TURNBULL) A collection of eight large views of Rome comprising: Arch of Titus; Horse of Marcus Aurelius; Temple of Antonius and Faustina; "Fresco on the Roof of a Church"; Church, and Museum of St. John Lateran; Column & Forum of Trajan; Cloaca Maxima; Stone Pines in the

Los #: 75

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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JAPAN

JAPAN SIEBOLD (PHILIP FRANZ VON) Nippon. Archiv zur Beschreibung von Japan, 5 vol., comprising 3 of text, and 2 of plates, this copy number 166 from unspecified but small edition, additional pictorial title (a facsimile of original edition) and parts titles, 383 plates and maps (some colour, some

Los #: 76•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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LEAR (EDWARD)

LEAR (EDWARD) Illustrated Excursions in Italy, 2 vol. [First-Second series], half-title in volume one, 55 tinted lithographed plates, 2 lithographed maps (one hand-coloured in outline), 4 pages of engraved music, illustrations in the text, publisher's green cloth gilt, printed label ("Lear's Italy

Los #: 77•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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[LØVENØRNS (POUL)]

[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 #: 78•

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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MAYER (LUIGI)

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

Los #: 79•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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MENDES PINTO (FERNÃO)

MENDES PINTO (FERNÃO) Historia oriental de las peregrinaciones de Fernan Mendez Pinto portugues, a donde se escriven muchas, y muy estrañas cosas que vio, y oyó en los reynos de la China, Tartaria, Sornao, que vulgarmente se llama Siã, Calamiñam, Peguu, Martauan, y otros muchos de aquellas partes

Los #: 80•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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NIGERIA, SOUTH AMERICA AND AUSTRALIA

NIGERIA, SOUTH AMERICA AND AUSTRALIA Three albums of watercolours, ink and pencil sketches of scenes in Nigeria and Western Africa, Australia, and South America, including Brazil, Bahia and Chile, made by Thomas B. Cook, approximately 20 watercolour views (several on 2 pages), 60 ink or pencil

Los #: 81

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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NORDEN (FREDERICK LEWIS)

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

Los #: 82•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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PARDOE (JULIA)

PARDOE (JULIA) The Beauties of the Bosphorus; Illustrated in a Series of Views of Constantinople and its Environs, 86 engraved plates (including additional title, 2 portrait and map), George Vertue, 1840--SMYTH (WILLIAM HENRY) Memoir Descriptive of the Resources, Inhabitants, and Hydrography of

Los #: 83•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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PHILLIPS (RICHARD, PUBLISHER)

PHILLIPS (RICHARD, PUBLISHER) New Voyages and Travels: Consisting of Original, Translations, and Abridgements, vol. 1-6 (of 9), 161 engraved or lithographed plates only (some folding, 3 hand-coloured, a few repairs), lacks 2 leaves in volume 2, some spotting and browning, modern old paper manuscript

Los #: 84•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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PINKERTON (JOHN)

PINKERTON (JOHN) A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in all Parts of the World, 17 vol., 185 engraved plates and maps only (of 187), serious dampstaining and some losses to 6 volumes (particular fore-edges to volume 1), contemporary calf, spines gilt-tooled with

Los #: 85•

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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POLAR

POLAR CHERRY-GARRARD (APSLEY) The Worst Journey in the World. Antarctic 1910-1913, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, with a loosely inserted AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED, half-titles, 48 plates (6 colour, 10 folding panoramas), 5 maps (4 folding), a few short nicks and light foxing to edges of folding plates

Los #: 86•

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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POLAR

POLAR PONTING (HERBERT) "Captain Scott's Birthday Dinner, 6 June 1911", captioned "Scott's antarctica Expedition" in pencil in lower margin of image [Fine Art Society. Ponting Exhibition, No.51]; "Dimitri Geroff [Girov] and some of the dogs", SIGNED BY GIROV ("Dimitri Geroff 1915-28-8") in ink on

Los #: 87

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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POLAR

POLAR ROSS (JOHN) Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage, and of a Residence in the Arctic Regions during the Years 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833, 2 vol. (including Appendix), 50 plates and maps (one folding, some hand-coloured), bookbinder's advertisement to subscribers

Los #: 88•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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POLAR

POLAR SHACKLETON (SIR ERNEST) Printed official wartime 'Map of European Russia, showing railways, waterways and military districts 1914', signed and inscribed in the lower margin "To Elizabeth Dawson-Lambton from E H Shackleton/ Oct 1918"; the map lithographed by the Intelligence Division of the War

Los #: 89•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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ROOSEVELT (THEODORE)

ROOSEVELT (THEODORE) African Game Trails. An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist, FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed on front free endpaper "To A.L. Butler Esq with the thanks and regards of Theodore Roosevelt, Nov. 1st, 1910", WITH ONE AUTOGRAPH

Los #: 90•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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SCHOBERL (FREDERIC)

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

Los #: 91•

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 26.06.2019