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Datum der Auktion: 26.06.2019

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SHEFIK (AHMED)

SHEFIK (AHMED) Notes on a Visit to Sinai Monastery and a Motor Car Tour in Sinai Peninsula, in January 1926, first edition in English, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed "To Kaimakam L.H.C. Hatton Bey, [with mauve stamp] Lewa Director General, Frontier Adminstration" on the title, photographic

Los #: 92•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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STEDMAN (JOHN GABRIEL)

STEDMAN (JOHN GABRIEL) Narrative of a Five Years' Expedition Against the Revolted Negroes of Suriman, in Guiana, on the Wild Coast of South America; from the Year 1772 to 1777... With an Account of the Indians of Guiana, & Negroes of Guinea 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, engraved frontispiece in volume 1

Los #: 93•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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SUTCLIFFE (ROBERT)

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

Los #: 94•

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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TRAVEL JOURNALS

TRAVEL JOURNALS Manuscript journals of George Brigden, in two volumes, written in ink on lined paper, the first titled "My First Voyage", a daily account of his voyage as 2nd Steward on board the steam yacht Lady Beatrice from Gravesend to Lisbon, from thence to Gibraltar, Algiers, Malta and Gozo

Los #: 95•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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WETZEL (JOHANN JAKOB)

[WETZEL (JOHANN JAKOB)] Voyage pittoresque au Lac de Come, 15 hand-coloured aquatint plates after Wetzel, [Longchamp 3175] 1822; Voyage pittoresque aux Lacs Majeur et de Lugano, 15 hand-coloured aquatint plates after Wetzel [cf. Longchamp 3179, 1813 edition],, 1823; Collection of 13 hand-coloured

Los #: 96•

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BOLTON (JAMES)

[BOLTON (JAMES)] Harmonia Ruralis... a Natural History of British Song Birds, bound in 2 vol., second edition, hand-coloured frontispiece, 80 hand-coloured engraved plates, red ink smudge just touching imaged of plate 21, pink endpapers, contemporary half morocco (defective, lacks one cover) [Fine

Los #: 97•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BUFFON (GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC, COMTE DE)

BUFFON (GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC, COMTE DE) Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière, vol. 1-24 (comprising: Matériaux généraux & Quadrupèdes, 15 vol.; Oiseaux, 9 vol.), FIRST EDITION, 838 engraved plates (576 and 262 respectively), 2 engraved maps, without some half-titles, occasional browning

Los #: 98•

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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CURTIS (HENRY)

CURTIS (HENRY) The Beauties of the Rose, 2 vol. in 1, FIRST EDITION, titles printed in gold, 38 hand-coloured lithographed plates, tissue guards, bookplate of Jane Elizabeth Gibson, spine cracked with small loss to lettering label [Nissen BBI 443], Bristol, John Lavers, 1850-1853--LINDLEY (JOHN) AND

Los #: 100•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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GOULD (JOHN) and JOSEPH WOLF

GOULD (JOHN) and JOSEPH WOLF A fine group of 18 hand-coloured lithographs of falcons and other birds of prey, after Gould, Joseph Wolf, H.C. Richter and W. Hart, lithographed by Richter and Hart (one by J. & E. Gould and one by Bowen & Co), some light browning, framed and glazed, each 560 x 380mm

Los #: 101

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 4.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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MILLER (PHILIP)

[MILLER (PHILIP) Figures of the Most Beautiful, Useful and Uncommon Plants Described in The Gardeners Dictionary], vol. 1 and 2 bound in 1, 178 hand-coloured or hand-finished etched and engraved plates (of 300, numbered 1-176, and 178-179) after I. Bartram, G.D. Ehret, W. Houston, R. Lancake and

Los #: 102•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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SAVI (GAETANO)

SAVI (GAETANO) Flora italiana. Ossia raccolta delle piante più belle che si coltivano nei giardini d'Italia, 3 vol., 120 stipple-engraved plates by Antonio Serantoni, printed in colours and finished by hand, tissue guards, some foxing (mainly on tissue guards but slightly affecting plates), slight

Los #: 103•

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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SOWERBY (JAMES) AND JAMES EDWARD SMITH

SOWERBY (JAMES) AND JAMES EDWARD SMITH English Botany; or, Coloured Figures of British Plants, 40 vol., comprising vol. 1-36 (complete), and supplementary vol. 1-4 (of 5), FIRST EDITION, 2960 hand-coloured engraved plates, general index bound at end of vol. 36, occasional light spotting, a few

Los #: 104•

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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SOWERBY (JAMES) AND JAMES EDWARD SMITH

SOWERBY (JAMES) AND JAMES EDWARD SMITH English Botany; or, Coloured Figures of British Plants, with Their Essential Characters, Synonyms, and Places of Growth, 36 vol., 2592 hand-coloured engraved plates (a few folding), occasional off-setting and spotting, one plate and text leaf defective in

Los #: 105•

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BIBLE, PENTATEUCH, IN HEBREW

BIBLE, PENTATEUCH, IN HEBREW Quinque libri Mosis, 5 vol., titles in Latin and Hebrew, text in Hebrew, additional engraved titles (in Hebrew) by A. Santeroos, 2 leaves loose in volume 1, a few leaves folding, trace of worming in lower margin of a few leaves in volumes 4 and 5, contemporary calf gilt

Los #: 106•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BIBLE, POLYGLOT

BIBLE, POLYGLOT Biblia Hebraica, text in Hebrew and Latin, 1618; Novum Testamentum graece, text in Latin and Greek, 1619, 2 works in 1 vol., titles with large woodcut device (first title creased, second title cut to size and laid down), folding lithographed chart "A Synoptical Table of Hebrew

Los #: 107•

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BIBLIA HEBRAICA

BIBLIA HEBRAICA Duodecim Prophetae [-Esdras; Job; Psalterium; Salomon; Canticum Caticorum; Isiah; Jeremiah; Ezechiel; Daniel], 21 parts (of 24) in 1 vol., titles in Latin, text in Hebrew, woodcut device on each separate title-page, contemporary English calf gilt, covers with 2-line border enclosing

Los #: 108•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BIBLIA HEBRAICA

BIBLIA HEBRAICA Torah Nevi'im u-Ketuvim [in Hebrew]. Biblia Hebraica, edited by Nathaniel Forster, title in Latin, the rest in Hebrew, with 3 additional parts titles (of 4), contemporary red morocco gilt, g.e., sides with elaborate roll-tool border with flowers, arabesques, etc., spine elaborately

Los #: 109•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BUXTORF (JOHANNES)

BUXTORF (JOHANNES) Tiberias, sive Commentarius Masorethicus, FIRST EDITION, text in Latin with some Hebrew, woodcut device and ornaments on title, small repairs to the title-page, occasional small dampstains, nineteenth century inscriptions on blank preliminary leaf and blank margin of final leaf

Los #: 110•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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HAGGADAH

HAGGADAH Seder Hagada le-Pessach, text in Hebrew throughout, title within a typographical border, woodcut illustrations, light browning throughout, modern blue morocco gilt, small 4to, Amsterdam, [1765]--Biblia Hebraica, edited by J.H. Michalis, text in Hebrew with Latin glosse and notes, engraved

Los #: 111•

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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JEWISH LAW

JEWISH LAW Kol Bo, fifth edition, Hebrew text in 2 columns, title within woodcut architectural border with printer's device, signatures in parallel Hebrew and Arabic numbers, dampstaining (quite heavy at beginning), title-page strengthened with old paper at margins obscuring some of the decorative

Los #: 112•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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JOSEPHUS (FLAVIUS)

JOSEPHUS (FLAVIUS) Antiquatem Judaicarum libri XX, woodcut device on title and final leaf, light dampstaining and a few single wormholes in the margins towards end, contemporary blindstamped vellum over wooden boards, metal corner-pieces and clasps (without straps), soiled [Adams J360], folio (335 x

Los #: 113•

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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LEVITA (ELIJAH)

LEVITA (ELIJAH) Sefer masoret ha-masoret, title and text in Hebrew, printed "pointing-hands" in margins, without blank leaf, trace of worming in blank upper margin, extensive early ink annotations in Latin and Hebrew, modern half morocco [Adams E130], small 4to, [Venice, David Bomberg, 1538

Los #: 114•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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MANUSCRIPT - SONG OF SONGS

MANUSCRIPT - SONG OF SONGS Song of Songs, Ecclesiastes and Book of Ruth [with commentaries by Rashi], manuscript, in Hebrew, 96 pages (4 blank), 35 lines and headline to a full-page, with commentaries, and translations into Aramaic, black ink in a neat hand, contemporary blindstamped calf, rubbed

Los #: 115•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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AGRICOLA (GEORG)

AGRICOLA (GEORG) De re metallica, printer's woodcut device on title and at end, with blank a6, upwards of 250 large woodcut illustrations Hans Rudolf Manuel Deutsch (many full-page), one folding sheet containing 2 woodcut plates (as called for, sometimes listed as 2 plates) between p.96 and 97

Los #: 116•

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 7.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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AQUINAS (THOMAS)

AQUINAS (THOMAS) Divus Thomas in octo Politicorum Aristotelis libros cum textu eiusdem Leonardo Aretino interprete novissime recognitus infinitisque erroribus castigatus, double-column text, numerous woodcut initials, large woodcut printer's device at end, occasional spotting, some dampstaining in

Los #: 117•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BIBLE, IN FRENCH

BIBLE, IN FRENCH La Bible qui est toute la saincte escripture. En laquelle sont contenue le vieil testament & le nouveau translatez en francoys. Le vieil de lebrieu & le nouveau du grec, Gothic type, title in roman and modified Gothic, double column, full page 61 lines, ornamental woodcut border

Los #: 118•

Schätzpreis: 10.000 £ - 15.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BIBLE, IN POLISH

BIBLE, IN POLISH [Biblia To iest. Kxiegi Stharego y Nowego Zakonu], Old Testament only, black letter, in 2 columns, numerous woodcut illustrations including a full-page representation of the Crucifixion on final leaf (laid down), large woodcut decorative initials, lacking 16 leaves (title, 12 of 13

Los #: 119•

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BODIN (JEAN)

BODIN (JEAN) Les six livres de la republique... troisieme edition, woodcut printer's device on title, occasional damp-staining and browning, single wormhole in margin of first half of volume (affecting some side notes), some early ink annotations in margins, woodcut initials and head-pieces

Los #: 120•

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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BONAVENTURA, SAINT

BONAVENTURA, SAINT Sermones quattuor novissimorum [-Sermones de morte], 2 parts in 1 vol, 194 leaves (of 196, lacking title and final leaf of second part), 31 lines and headline, gothic letter except title and headlines which are lettre batarde, small hole touching 2 letters of title, extensive ink

Los #: 121•

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019

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MEDICINE

MEDICINE SENNERT (DANIEL) Institutionum medicinae libri V, one folding woodcut plate, 1644; Liber Primus [-Sextus] Practicae medicinae, 6 vol., additional engraved pictorial titles in books 1, 2, 3, 5, without the second part ("De infantium curatione") of book 4, without a2 (?engraved additional

Los #: 122•

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 26.06.2019