Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts

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30 November 2010, London, South Kensington

Datum der Auktion: 30.11.2010

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CAMPBELL, Colin (fl 1715-1729) Vitruvius Britannicus or The ...

CAMPBELL, Colin (fl. 1715-1729). Vitruvius Britannicus or The British Architect . London: 1717-1731. Volumes I-III only, 2° (vols I-II 497 x 348mm; vol. III 462 x 295mm). Vols I-II with engraved titles in state C (vol. I with first numerals of 'II' erased, indicating 1717 issue), engraved dedication

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Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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CICOGNARA, Leopoldo (1767-1834)] Le fabbriche piú cospicue ...

CICOGNARA, Leopoldo (1767-1834)]. Le fabbriche piú cospicue di Venezia . Venice: Alvisopoli, 1815-20. 2 volumes, 2° (578 x 384mm). Engraved vignettes on titles and 250 plates. (Titles very faintly soiled.) Contemporary Italian half sheep (extremities lightly rubbed, spines slightly faded, head- and

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Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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JONES, Inigo (1573-1652) The Designs of Inigo Jones consisti...

JONES, Inigo (1573-1652). The Designs of Inigo Jones consisting of Plans and Elevations for Public and Private Buildings . London: Benjamin White, 1770. 2 volumes in one, 2° (547 x 380mm). Engraved frontispiece, titles in English and French with vignette, 139 engraved plates, of which 6 double-page

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Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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MAZOIS, Charles Franççois (1783-1826) Les ruines de Pompéi P...

MAZOIS, Charles Franççois (1783-1826). Les ruines de Pompéi . Paris: Firmin Didot [vols. III-IV: Librairie de Firmin Didot Frères], [1812]-1838. 4 volumes, broadsheet 2° (588 x 433mm). Half-titles. Engraved frontispiece to vol. I, title vignettes, and 200 engraved and/or etched plates, most after

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Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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NASH, Joseph (1809-1878) Mansions of England in the Olden Ti...

NASH, Joseph (1809-1878). Mansions of England in the Olden Time ... re-edited by J Corbett Anderson . London: Henry Sotheran, 1869-1872. Series 1-4 in 4 volumes, large 2° (572 x 460mm), each with its own descriptive letterpress, 2° in 4s (564 x 375mm), titles printed in red and black. Original plain

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Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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PALLADIO, Andrea (1508-1580) Les Bátimens et les Desseins de...

PALLADIO, Andrea (1508-1580). Les Bátimens et les Desseins de André Palladio recueillis et illustrés par Octave Bertotti Scamozzi . Vicenza: Giovanni Rossi, 1786. 4 volumes, 2° (460 x 320mm). Engraved portrait of Palladio, engraved vignettes to titles, 208 plates (on 210 sheets) of which 33

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Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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PIRANESI, Francesco (1748-1810) Raccolta de' Tempi Antichi P...

PIRANESI, Francesco (1748-1810) Raccolta de' Tempi Antichi. Prima Parte ... Seconda Parte . Rome: [c.1780-]1790. 2 volumes in one, 2° (522 x 388mm). Titles with engraved vignettes, fly-title to first vol., engraved initial to dedication to vol. II, double-page etched and engraved dedication, and 38

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Schätzpreis: 1.800 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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QUARENGHI, Giacomo (1744-1817) Fabriche e disegni Mantua: fr...

QUARENGHI, Giacomo (1744-1817). Fabriche e disegni . Mantua: fratelli Negretti, 1843[-1844]. 2 volumes in one, 2° (462 x 325mm). Engraved and etched portrait and 125 plates. (Light spotting, heavier to last few plates of vol. II, portrait with tape repairs to verso, title lightly creased with tiny

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Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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ROBERTS, David (1796-1864) Picturesque Sketches in Spain Tak...

ROBERTS, David (1796-1864). Picturesque Sketches in Spain Taken During the Years 1832 & 1833 . London: Hodgson & Graves, 1837. 2° (553 x 360mm). 1p. advertisement at end. Tinted lithographic title, dedication and list of plates, and 25 plates on thick paper after David Roberts. (Light spotting and

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Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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SCHINKEL, Karl Friedrich (1781-1841) and Peter Christian Wi...

SCHINKEL, Karl Friedrich (1781-1841) and Peter Christian Wilhelm BEUTH (1781-1853), editors.] Vorbilder für Fabrikanten und Handwerker . Berlin: Königliche Technischen Deputation für Gewerbe, 1821-1836. 2 plate volumes, 2° (521 x 365mm), without the accompanying text volumes. 2 titles with Prussian

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Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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SIMPSON, William (1823-1899) The Seat of the War in the East...

SIMPSON, William (1823-1899). The Seat of the War in the East . London: Paul and Dominic Colnaghi, 1855-1856. First and Second Series in 2 volumes, 2° (565 x 370mm). 2 tinted lithographic titles with vignettes, dedication to Queen Victoria, and 81 tinted lithographic plates including the titles

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Schätzpreis: 700 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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ACKERMANN, Rudolph (1764-1834), publisher The Upholsterer's...

ACKERMANN, Rudolph (1764-1834), publisher. The Upholsterer's Repository . London: 1808-1809.] Small 4° (241 x 185mm). 26 hand-coloured engraved plates of furniture, and interior designs and decorations. (Very light spotting and browning.) Contemporary boards, original printed green label with

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Schätzpreis: 700 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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ART, GOUT, BEAUTÉ -- Les Succès d' Art, Goût, Bon ton Januar...

ART, GOUT, BEAUTÉ -- Les Succès d' Art, Goût, Bon ton . January-September 1921; Art, Goût, Beauté. Feuillets de l'élégance féminine . October 1921-December 1924. Paris: heirs of Albert Godde, Bedin, and Co., January 1921-December 1924. 48 parts in 4 vols, 4° (320 x 240mm). Numerous pochoir-coloured

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Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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CAVALIERI, Giovanni Battista (1525-1597) Romanorum imperato...

CAVALIERI, Giovanni Battista (1525-1597). Romanorum imperatorum effigies . Rome: Franciscus Coattinus, 1590. 8° (171 x 114mm). Engraved title within architectural border, crown at top hand-coloured, full-page engraved coat-of-arms of Cavalieri, 157 portraits on 152 leaves by Cavalieri, with the

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Schätzpreis: 700 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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CAUVET, Gilles Paul (1731-1788) Recueil d'ornemens à l'usag...

CAUVET, Gilles Paul (1731-1788). Recueil d'ornemens à l'usage des jeunes artistes qui se destinent à la décoration des bâtimens . Paris: chez l'auteur, 1777. 2° (559 x 376mm). Engraved frontispiece by Le Roy after Taraval, engraved title with royal arms, dedication with allegorical headpiece by

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Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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ACKERMANN, Rudolph (publisher) The History of the Colleges o...

ACKERMANN, Rudolph (publisher). The History of the Colleges of Winchester, Eton, and Westminster; with the Charter-House, the Schools of St.Paul's, Merchant Taylors, Harrow, and Rugby, and the Free-School of Christ's Hospital . London: L. Harrison for R. Ackermann, 1816 [watermarked 1812-1821]. 4°

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Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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ASHLEY COOPER, Anthony, Earl of Shaftesbury (1671-1713)] A ...

ASHLEY COOPER, Anthony, Earl of Shaftesbury (1671-1713)]. A Letter concerning Enthusiasm, to My Lord ***** . London: for J. Morphew, 1708. 8° (205 x 118mm). (Some leaves slightly soiled.) Later blue boards, uncut -- NEWTON, S. (Bookseller). A Catalogue of the Library of the late Richard Mydleton

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Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BACON, Francis (1561-1629) The Tvvoo Bookes of the Profici...

BACON, Francis (1561-1629). The Tvvoo Bookes of ... the Proficience and Advancement of Learning, divine and humane . London: for Henrie Tomes, 1605. Small 4° (175 x 137mm). With the blank 3H2. (Lacking the 2 errata leaves not often found, torn lower corner of 3H1 repaired, title and last few leaves

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Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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ALMANAC -- Almanach royal, année MDCCLXXVIII Paris: Le Breto...

ALMANAC -- Almanach royal, année M.DCC.LXXVIII . Paris: Le Breton, [1778]. 8° (195 x 122mm). Cancels: Ff4 and Qq3. Woodcut royal arms on title, head- and tailpieces, and ornaments. Letterpress tables in the text, calendar at beginning interleaved. Contemporary red morocco gilt, covers with the arms

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Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BAUDELAIRE, Charles & Almery LOBEL-RICHE (illustrator) Les F...

BAUDELAIRE, Charles & Almery LOBEL-RICHE (illustrator). Les Fleurs du Mal. Préface par M. Camille Mauclair . Paris: Cercle Grolier, 1923. 4° (323 x 246mm). Half-title printed in colours and gilt, 42 etched plates by Lobel-Riche. Contemporary dark green crushed morocco by Gruel, gilt turn-ins, green

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Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BASKERVILLE PRESS -- The Book of Common Prayer Cambridge: Jo...

BASKERVILLE PRESS -- The Book of Common Prayer . Cambridge: John Baskerville, 1762. Large 8° (240 x 151mm). (A few minor stains.) Contemporary red gold-tooled morocco, wide gilt filigree border enclosing the IHS symbol surrounded by an oval-shaped green morocco onlay and sunburst, spine in six

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Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BIBLE, in English London: Robert Barker, 1613-1611 2° (389 x...

BIBLE, in English. London: Robert Barker, 1613-1611. 2° (389 x 250mm). 59 lines, double column, New Testament title within a large woodcut border, woodcut headbands and initials. (Lacking a total of 18 leaves and the map, that is: the preliminaries lack the general title and leaves A4, B1-4, C1-6

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Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 5.000 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BIBLE, in English [London: Robert Barker, 1611] 2° (378 x 25...

BIBLE, in English. [London: Robert Barker, 1611.] 2° (378 x 250mm). New Testament with engraved title, ornamental initials. (Lacks 15 leaves: A1 (engraved title), A2-A3r (dedication), A4 (leaf from Translator to the Reader), C1 (first leaf of calendar), A3 & A6 (genealogies), D1 & D2 (map and

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Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BIBLE, in English London: Robert Barker, 1615 [Bound with:] ...

BIBLE, in English. London: Robert Barker, 1615. [ Bound with :] The Booke of Psalmes . London: for the Companie of Stationers, 1617. 2 works in one vol., 4° (216 x 156mm). Leaf before title bears the signature A within an ornament. General title and sectional title to New Testament with woodcuts, 4

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Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BIBLE, in English Oxford: at the Theater, sold by Thomas Guy...

BIBLE, in English. Oxford: at the Theater, sold by Thomas Guy at the Oxford Arms ... Cornhil, London, 1683. Engraved title and 107 engraved plates. Later re-issue of the 1675 edition with a re-engraved title-page. Herbert 784. [ Bound second with :] The Book of Common Prayer . [Oxford:] sold by

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Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BINDINGS -- [DINET, Etienne] -- SLIMAN BEN IBRAHIM BAMER Mir...

BINDINGS -- [DINET, Etienne] -- SLIMAN BEN IBRAHIM BAMER. Mirages. Scènes de la vie arabe . Paris: Piazza, 1906. 8° (225 x 160 mm). Titles printed in colours and gold within an ornamental border, coloured plates, illustrations and decorations by Etienne Dinet. Finely-bound in salmon-pink crushed

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Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BOCCACCIO, Giovanni (1313-1375) Le Decameron, translated by ...

BOCCACCIO, Giovanni (1313-1375). Le Decameron , translated by Antoine de Macon. London [but Paris]: 1757-61. 5 vols, 8° (196 x 122 mm). Engraved frontispiece portrait and 110 plates including titles, 97 engraved culs-de-lampe, most after Gravelot. (Occasional minor spotting and light browning

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Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BINDINGS -- Flaminius, MA In librum psalmorum brevis explana...

BINDINGS -- Flaminius, M.A. In librum psalmorum brevis explanatio . Paris: Joannes Barbaeus, 1545. Small 8°. (Erasure and pen trials on title, some spotting, last quire, RR, loose.) 19th-century openwork silver binding with mark of Neresheimer, Hanau, and English import marks, covers chased with

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Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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BOCCALINI, Trajano (1556-1613) Pietra del paragone politico ...

BOCCALINI, Trajano (1556-1613). Pietra del paragone politico. Cosmopoli [i.e. Leiden: L. Elsevier], 1671. 24° (89 x 42mm). Engraved frontispiece by H. Bary, 8 etched plates by Romeyn de Hooghe. (End quires waterstained.) Contemporay calf decorated in blind (joints slightly cracked).
BOCCALINI

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Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 30.11.2010

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CALLOT, Jacques (1592-1635) Les Images de tous les Saincts e...

CALLOT, Jacques (1592-1635). Les Images de tous les Saincts et Saintes de l'année suivant le martyrologe Romain . Paris: Israel Henriet, 1636. 2° (291 x 180mm). Engraved title, frontispiece, and 122 plates by Henriet after Callot. (The first few leaves strengthened in the inner margin, occasional

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Schätzpreis: 1.800 £ - 2.500 £

Datum: 30.11.2010