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Datum der Auktion: 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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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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Kent.- Hasted (Edward) Hasted's History of Kent, Corrected, Enlarged, and...

Kent.- Hasted (Edward) Hasted's History of Kent, Corrected, Enlarged, and Continued to the Present Time, from the Manuscript Collections of the Late Rev. Thomas Streatfeild and the Late Rev. Lambert Blackwell Larking, the Public Records, and other Sources,edited by Henry H. Drake, half-title, 2

Los #: 32

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Worcestershire.- Nash (Treadway Russell) Collections for the History of...

Worcestershire.- Nash (Treadway Russell) Collections for the History of Worcestershire, 2 vol. (with supplement bound in), first edition, engraved portraits, titles, plates and maps, folding facsimiles and pedigrees, a few tears and repairs, some spotting or staining, occasional creasing

Los #: 36

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Trades.- London.- Cruikshank (George) London Characters, rare large paper...

Trades.- London.- Cruikshank (George) London Characters, large paper issue, on Whatman paper, 12 (of 24) hand-coloured etched plates, small ink stain to upper margin of 'Brewer's Drayman', 'Parish Beagle' lower edge frayed and with a few short tears, 'Dustman' with remains of paper mounts to left

Los #: 37

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Cruikshank.- Field & Country Sports.- Chifney (Samuel) ?first edition...

George Cruikshank.- Field & Country Sports.- Chifney (Samuel) Genius Genuine, ?first edition, half-title, a very little faint browning and soiling, sold only for the author, n.d. [after 1803] § LeBeaud (M.) Principles of the Art of Modern Horsemanship..., translated from the French, bookplate of

Los #: 39

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Science.- Bull (Marcus) Experiments to Determine the Comparative Value of...

Science.- Bull (Marcus) Experiments to Determine the Comparative Value of the Principal Varieties of Fuel..., engraved frontispiece, 2 letterpress double-page tables, ink ownership inscription "Francis Peabody" to front free endpaper, upper hinge pulling, Philadelphia & London, 1827 § Cresswell (D

Los #: 53

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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pseudo-Catullus.- Navagero (Andrea) Orationes duae, Carmina que non nulla...

pseudo-Catullus.- Navagero (Andrea) Orationes duae, Carmina que non nulla, collation: [*]2 a-b4 c2 d-f4 g2 h-k4 l6, Roman type, title with woodcut vignette, without final blank (as often), some small areas of marginal staining, occasional spotting, later wrappers, upper wrapper detached, taking with

Los #: 58

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Macronic poetry.- Provençal.- Arena (Antonius de) Antonius de Arena...

Macronic poetry.- Provençal.- Dance.- Arena (Antonius de) Antonius de Arena provençalis, de bragardissima villa de Soleriis. Ad suos compagnones studiantes, qui sunt de persona friantes, bassas dansas & branlos practicantes, nouuellos quamplurimos mandat, 2 parts in 1, first title with woodcut of a

Los #: 72

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Corneille (Pierre) Théâtre, 12 vol. [Geneva], [Cramer], 1764.

Corneille (Pierre) Théâtre, 12vol., half-titles, engraved frontispiece after Watelet, 34 engraved plates by Baquoy, Flipart, Lemire, Lempereur, de Longueil, Prévost and Radigues after Gravelot, some light browning, attractive polished calf, gilt, spines in compartments and richly gilt with red

Los #: 74

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Language.- Greek.- Estienne (Henri) Thesaurus Graecae Linguae, 8 vol. in 9...

Language.- Greek.- Estienne (Henri) Thesaurus Graecae Linguae, 8 vol. in 9, double column, decorative head-pieces and initials, scholarly marginalia, vol. V and VII without titles, vol. III, V, and VIII without half-titles, some spotting or soiling, some fraying to ff. at beginning and end

Los #: 79

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Account Book.- Smith (William) Cash Book, manuscript, original vellum...

Account Book.- Smith (William) Cash Book, manuscript, 77pp. excluding blanks, some ff. loose or working loose, a few ff. cut, a few signed receipts loosely inserted, browned, original vellum, soiled, spine with small tears and stitching, 1777-1802; and another manuscript, mathematical exercise book

Los #: 94

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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French Revolutionary Wars.- Rhine Campaign.- Principles of Strategy...

French Revolutionary Wars.- Rhine Campaign.- Principles of Strategy Illustrated by the representation of the Campaign of 1796 in Germany..., Vol. II part 1 & 8, manuscript, 76pp., foxed and browned, original wrappers, part 1 covers torn with loss and loose, [c. 1800]; and 4 other parts from vol. I

Los #: 96

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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New Zealand.- Leigh (Samuel, Missionary to New Zealand, 1785-1852...

New Zealand.- Leigh (Samuel, Missionary to New Zealand, 1785-1852).- Blanshard's Complete Pocket Book, for the Year 1821, engraved portrait frontispiece of Leigh, title offset, unused volume, slightly browned, original red morocco wallet, rubbed, small tear in 1 corner, 8vo, 1821

Los #: 98

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 80 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Water Analysis.- Analytical Note Book, [in Banbury, Tadmarton, Clattercote...

Water Analysis.- Analytical Note Book, [in Banbury, Tadmarton, Clattercote etc., Oxfordshire], manuscript, 270pp., slightly browned, original morocco, rubbed, gilt spine, leather label on spine, sm. 4to, 1853-58. ⁂ Mentions cases of poisoning and preparing nitro-glycerine

Los #: 107

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Dickens (Charles, novelist, 1812-70) Letter third person in the hand of...

Dickens (Charles, novelist, 1812-70) Letter third person in the hand of W.H. Wills to D.F. MacCarthy, 1p. with envelope (ink signature on envelope "Charles Dickens" seemingly written over pencil), 8vo, Household Words headed note paper, Strand, [London], 19th January 1854, "Mr Charles Dickens

Los #: 108

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Engraver.- Stocks (Lumb) Certificate awarding Lumb Stocks a Medal for Art...

Engraver.- Stocks (Lumb, engraver, 1812-92) Certificate awarding Lumb Stocks a Medal for Art by the International Jury of the Vienna World Fair in 1873, printed certificate, slightly browned and marked, edges a little creased, 420 x 590mm., 18th August 1873

Los #: 112

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 80 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Northumberland.- Flintoff family (of Hill House, Alnwick, Northumberland...

Northumberland.- Flintoff family (of Hill House, Alnwick, Northumberland) Collection of correspondence, papers etc. relating to various members of the Flintoff Family (including Churchill Flintoff, Thomas Flintoff, surgeon of Marylebone, Lieutenant Randolph Flintoff), letters, insurance policies

Los #: 113

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 80 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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[D'Illens (Marc Guérard) & Jakob Funck] Plans und Journals von denan...

[D'Illens (Marc Guérard) & Jakob Funck] Plans und Journals von denan Belagerungen des Letzteren Kriegs in Flandern ..., first German edition, folding engraved map and 24 folding battle-plans, one or two partially hand-coloured, woodcut head and tail pieces, this copy without the letter in French at

Los #: 133

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Congressional printer.- Bible (English) The Holy Bible, 1785; sold not...

Congressional printer.- Bible, English. The Holy Bible, 16 engraved plates only, title and all to 3R2 the work of Joseph Gales printer, the rest completed in the 19th century, title creased, ?lacks plate before sig. A1, M1 hole with loss, 2N1 tear with loss, 6S1 & 2 loose, browned throughout, 19th

Los #: 140

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Ireland.- Connolly (John) A Plain and Familiar Essay Upon the Evil...

Ireland.- (Connolly (John) A Plain and Familiar Essay Upon the Evil Consequences of Illegal Associations, title cut at head probably with loss of part of title, slightly browned, some ff. creased, original wrappers, stitched as issued, wrappers with tears and small loss, upper cover loose, 8vo

Los #: 159

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 14.02.2019

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Tanqueray (Paul) Dame Peggy Ashcroft, signed by Tanqueray, 1929.

Tanqueray (Paul) Dame Peggy Ashcroft, 1929, gelatin silver print, signed in ink in margin, faded, image size 26.5 x 22.5 cm (10 1/2 x 8 7/8 in), framed and glazed

Los #: 199

Schätzpreis: 0 £

Datum: 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