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Datum der Auktion: 14.02.2019

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Africa.- Birds.- Jackson (Sir Frederick John) The Birds of Kenya Colony and...

Africa.- Birds.- Jackson (Sir Frederick John) The Birds of Kenya Colony and the Uganda Protectorate, 3 vol., first edition, portrait frontispiece, 24 colour plates, captioned tissue-guards, illustrations, large folding map, original cloth, vol. 3 lightly rubbed, dust-jackets, a little rubbed, slight

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Africa.- Churchill (Sir Winston Spencer) My African Journey [in the Strand...

Africa.- Churchill (Sir Winston Spencer) My African Journey [in the Strand Magazine], 9 parts bound in 1, first edition, illustrations, modern half morocco, gilt, 1908 § Meinertzhagen (Colonel R.) Kenya Diary 1902-1906, first edition, plates, faint spotting to endpapers, original cloth, dustjacket

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Africa.- Stern (Rev. Henry A.) Wanderings among the Falashas in Abyssinia...

Africa.- Stern (Rev. Henry A.) Wanderings among the Falashas in Abyssinia, together with a description of the country and its various inhabitants, first edition, folding lithographed map, tinted wood-engraved frontispiece and 7 plates, wood-engraved illustrations, copyright slip tipped-in towards

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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America.- Massachusetts.- Southack (John) Life of John Southack: written by...

America.- Massachusetts.- Southack (John) Life of John Southack: written by himself. Containing an Account of the Sinking of the Brigantine Hannah, and of all the other Vessels which were to have been sunk. To which is added a History of the State Prison in Charlestown, foxed, contemporary

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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America. Tennessee.- Lortic binding.- Haywood (John) The Civil and...

America. Tennessee.- Lortic binding.- Haywood (John) The Civil and Political History of the State of Tennessee, from Its Earliest Settlement up to the Year 1796, half-title, printer's slip tipped-in at end, wide gilt inner dentelles, dark green crushed morocco, richly gilt, by Lortic Fils, spine in

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Americas.- Winsor (Justin) Narrative and Critical History of America, 8...

Americas.- Winsor (Justin) Narrative and Critical History of America, 8 vol., maps, plates and illustrations, some water-staining, original cloth, rubbed, Boston & New York, 1889 § Grant (Ulysses S.) Personal Memoirs, 2 vol., first edition, engraved portraits and plates, maps, vol.1 lacking front

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Atlases.- Atlas of Modern and Ancient Geography, William and Robert...

Atlases.- Atlas of Modern and Ancient Geography, 34 chromolithographed maps, 3 double-page, all in good clean condition, original cloth, joints split, corners worn, rubbed, William and Robert Chambers, 1882; and 9 others, atlases or folding maps, v.s. (10

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Australia.- Coach and Escort Leaving Walhalla with 4,000 ozs. Gold, 1890.

Australia.- Coach and Escort Leaving Walhalla with 4,000 ozs. Gold, albumen print, 195 x 153mm., 1890-1900. ⁂ A caption verso reads 'Gold Escort leaving Walhalla (4500 ounces each month). I am on my horse "Tracker

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Bangladesh.- India.- English School (active 1799 and later) A group of six...

Bangladesh.- India.- English School (active 1799 and later) A group of six views of Jashore District and its environs, views include parts of the Bhairab River, local villages and other pastoral scenes, watercolours, traces of pencil, some heightened with white, many inscribed with text verso

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Byzantium.- Turkey.- Nicol (Donald M. ) Church & Society in the last...

Byzantium.- Turkey.- Nicol (Donald M. ) Church & Society in the last Centuries of Byzantium, Cambridge, 1979 § Geanakoplos (Deno John) Byzantium and the Renaissance. Greek Scholars in Venice. Studies of Greek Learning from Byzantium to Western Europe, Hamden, CT, 1973, original cloth, dust-jackets

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 75 £ - 100 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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China.- Bredon (Juliet) The Moon Year. A Record of Chinese Customs and...

China.- [Bredon (Juliet)] The Moon Year. A Record of Chinese Customs and Festivals, half-title, frontispiece, plates, fore-edge spotted, original orange pictorial cloth, a bright copy, Shanghai, 1927; and 3 others, China, 8vo (4

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Florence.- Aglio (Attributed to Agostino, 1777-1857) The River Arno...

Florence.- Aglio (Attributed to Agostino, 1777-1857) The River Arno, Florence, pen and brown ink with touches of graphite, brown wash, on wove paper without watermark, 175 x 305 mm. (6 7/8 x 12 in), some spotting and browning, under glass

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Van Kampen (Prof. N.G.) The History and Topography of Holland and Belgium, folding map, engraved additional vignette title and 54 plates only after W.H.Bartlett (of 61), tissue guards, light browning, modern half calf, [c.1840]; and 2 others, Swan's views of Scotland, 8vo (3

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Holy Land.- Roberts (David) After. Ten plates from 'The Holy Land, Syria...

Holy Land.- Roberts (David), After. Ten plates from 'The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia ...', full-page folio plates from the Royal Subscriber's edition, lithographs with fine original hand-colouring, mounted onto card as issued, each approx. 490 x 340 mm. (19 1/4 x 13 1/2 in), or

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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India.- French colonies.- Voltaire (François Marie Arouet de) Fragments sur...

India.- [Voltaire (François Marie Arouet de)] , Fragments sur l'Inde, et sur le Général Lalli, title with woodcut floral ornament, woodcut tail-pieces, ink collector's stamp to title, 9th century calf-backed marbled boards, gilt arms to foot of spine, 8vo, [?Lausanne], no printer, 1773. ⁂ Voltaire's

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Italy.- Moore (George Belton, 1805-1875) Interior view of St Mark's...

Italy.- Moore (George Belton, 1805-1875) Interior view of St Mark's Basilica, Venice, watercolour over traces of pencil, heightened with white, signed 'G.B. Moore' in the lower left corner, further inscribed with attribution on mount, sheet 250 x 165 mm. (9 7/8 x 6 1/2 in), some small nicks and

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Italy.- Woodlock (David) The Culleoni Monument, Venice; Lady with umbrella...

Italy.- Woodlock (David, 1842-1929) The Culleoni Monument, Venice; Lady with an umbrella, outside the Palazzo Ducale, Venice; Lady seated by a flagpole, St. Marks's Square, Venice, three works, the first mentioned oil on paper, the latter two watercolours with gouache, all signed, various sizes from

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Japan.- Jephson (R. Mounteney) & Edward Pennell Elmhirst, Our Life in...

Japan.- Jephson (R. Mounteney) & Edward Pennell Elmhirst, Our Life in Japan, first edition, frontispiece, 20 plates, 3 hand-coloured, bookplate, original cloth, rebacked with original spine laid down, a little rubbed, 8vo, 1869

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Japan.- Tronson (J. M.) Personal Narrative of a Voyage to Japan...

Japan.- Tronson (J. M.) Personal Narrative of a Voyage to Japan, Kamtschatka, Siberia, Tartary ..., in H.M.S. Barracouta, first edition, lithographed frontispiece and 7 plates, illustrations, 5 folding maps, some tears, 1 repaired, 24pp. publisher's advertisements at end, original owner's signature

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Levant.- Lempriere (William) A Tour from Gibraltar...to Morocco, first...

Levant.- Lempriere (William) A Tour from Gibraltar...to Morocco, first edition, list of subscribers, lacking folding engraved map, modern sprinkled calf preserving old red morocco label, for the Author, 1791 § Lane-Poole (Stanley) Studies in a Mosque, second edition, original cloth, 1893 § Jebb

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Longtitude.- Navigation.- Charnières (Charles Francois Phillippe de...

Longtitude.- Navigation.- Charnières (Charles Francois Phillippe de) Memoire sur l'observation des longitudes en mer, first edition, title with engraved maritime vignette, 3 folding engraved plates, diagrams, tables, remains if ink stamp to front free endpapers and lower title, some spotting

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Maps.- Turner (Rev. Richard) A View of the Earth: being a Short, but...

Maps.- Turner (Rev. Richard) A View of the Earth: being a Short, but Comprehensive System of Modern Geography...to which is added a description of the Terrestial Globe, title in red and black 6 engraved mpas (including a twin-hemisphere frontispiece), engraved plate of terrestial globe, engraved

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Middle East.- Mayer (Luigi) [Views in Egypt, Palestine and other parts of...

Middle East.- Mayer (Luigi) [Views in Egypt, Palestine and other parts of the Ottoman Empire], 62 loose plates only, some duplicates, the majority from vol. I, etchings and aquatints with hand-colouring on Whatman wove paper, some with watermark dates '1801', each approx. 295 x 390 mm. (11 5/8 x 15

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Middle East.- Mayer (Luigi) [Views in the Ottoman Dominions], 52 loose...

Middle East.- Mayer (Luigi) [Views in the Ottoman Dominions], 52 loose plates only, some duplicates, etchings and aquatints with hand-colouring on Whatman wove paper, some with watermark dates '1809' and '1811', each platemark approx. 300 x 400 mm. (11 4/4 x 15 3/4 in) or the reverse, some sheets

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Middle East.- Shabistari (Mahmud ibn Abd ul-Karim) Mahmud Schebisteri's...

Middle East.- Shabistari (Mahmud ibn Abd ul-Karim) Mahmud Schebisteri's Rosenflor des Geheimnisses, edited by Joseph von Hammer-Purgstall, text in German and Persian, 2 lithographed views, Persian text printed on coloured paper of differing hue for each gathering (green, blue, yellow, pink etc

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Polar.- Gerlache de Gomery (Commandant Adrien de) Quinze mois dans...

Polar.- Gerlache de Gomery (Commandant Adrien de) Quinze mois dans L'Antarctique, portrait frontispiece, illustrations, many full-page, folding map, occasional marginal tears, occasional faint soiling, contemporary half morocco, gilt, slight rubbing to corners and extremities, 8vo, Paris, 1902

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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South America.- Patagonia.- Falklands.- Falkner (Thomas) Descripcion de...

South America.- Patagonia.- Falklands.- Falkner (Thomas) Descripcion de Patagonia y de las partes adyacentes de la America meridional, a few small stains, 20th century calf-backed cloth, spine gilt, spine faded, [Sabin 23738], 4to, Buenos Aires, 1835. ⁂ First edition in Spanish of this important

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Turkey.- Ward (Margaret K., fl. 1850-1870) Nine views of Constantinople and...

Turkey.- Ward (Margaret K., fl. 1850-1870) Nine views of Constantinople and its environs, including views of the artist's house and surrounding views in the district of Kadıköy on the Asian shore of modern-day Istanbul, and other views of the Gallipoli peninsula, the Walls of Constantinople and

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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World.- Martin (John) An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands..., 2...

World.- Martin (John) An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands..., 2 vol., second edition, half-titles, engraved frontispiece and folding map, very faint even browning to peripheral ff., 1818 § Lancelott (F.) Australia As It Is..., 2 vol., first edition, lithographed frontispieces, publisher's

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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England & Wales.- [Desnos (Louis-Charles)] Nouvel Atlas de l'Angleterre...

England & Wales.- [Desnos (Louis-Charles)] [Nouvel Atlas de l'Angleterre...], lacking engraved title but with 12 double-page engraved maps mounted on stubs (10 of England & Wales and 2 of Channel Islands & France), maps of England & Wales hand-coloured in outline, n.d.; Itineraire de Toutes les

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.02.2019