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Datum der Auktion: 16.05.2019

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Africa.- Photograph Album.- c190 photographs mounted to bound-in leaves...

Africa.- Photograph Album.- c.190 photographs mounted to bound-in leaves, the volume compiled by a member of the British armed forces, the Victoria Nile and at the river's source, the Murchison Falls, the Ituri Forest and the Ruwenzori, Bwamba, markets in Lubero and Lubale, the Albert National Park

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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America.- Blunt (Edmund M.) The American Coast Pilot, containing the...

America.- Blunt (Edmund M.) The American Coast Pilot, containing the Courses & Distances between the Principal Harbours, Capes & Headlands from Passamaquoddy, through the Gulf of Florida, eighth edition, 15 engraved charts, 4 folding, Long Island chart browned with frayed edges, pp.153-154 loss to

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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America.- De Smet (P. Pietro) Viaggi alle Montagne Rocciose, Palermo, 1847.

America.- De Smet (P. Pietro) Viaggi alle Montagne Rocciose, hand-coloured portrait frontispiece and 11 crudely hand-coloured lithographed plates, spotting, previous owner's ink signature to front free endpaper, ex-library ink-stamp to title verso, errata bound at end, lacking final free endpaper

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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China.- Guignes (Chrétien-Louis-Joseph de) Voyages A Peking, Manille et...

China.- Guignes (Chrétien-Louis-Joseph de) Voyages à Peking, Manille et L'Ile de France faits dans l'Intervalle des Années 1784 à1801, Atlas vol. only, first edition, 60 fine engraved plates and 6 maps or plans, 4 folding, some spotting or light foxing, mostly marginal, contemporary marbled boards

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 750 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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China.- Wright (Rev. George Newenham) China, in a Series of Views...

China.- Wright (Rev. George Newenham) China, in a Series of Views, Displaying the Scenery, Architecture, and Social Habits, of that Ancient Empire, vol. 3 & 4 in 1, engraved additional vignette titles and 62 plates, occasional spotting or light foxing, mostly marginal, contemporary green morocco

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Europe.- Martyn (Thomas) A Tour Through Italy, first edition, 1791 § A...

Europe.- Martyn (Thomas) A Tour Through Italy, first edition, engraved folding hand-coloured map, lacking plate, marginal worming, not affecting text, later half calf, a little rubbed, small hole to spine, 1791 § A Description of all the Seats of the Present Wars of Europe ..., 10 folding engraved

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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France.- Levasseur (V.) Atlas National Illustré des 86 Départments et des...

France.- Levasseur (V.) Atlas National Illustré des 86 Départments et des Possessions, engraved title, 1 table, 101 plates, partially hand-coloured, 1 double-page, occasional spotting, cracked hinges, original calf-backed boards, rubbed, bumping to corners and extremities, folio, Paris, 1849

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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India.- Greenwood (Timothy) Blackbuck resting at midday, Rajastan, India...

India.- Greenwood (Timothy) Blackbuck resting at midday, Rajastan, India, watercolour with pencil and coloured chalks, on wove paper, signed and dated '1983' in the lower left corner, 240 x 340 mm. (9 1/2 x 13 1/2 in), under glass, minor surface dirt, framed, 1983

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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New Zealand.- South Sea.- , [Plates from Cook's A Voyage Towards the South...

New Zealand.- South Sea.- , [Plates from Cook's A Voyage Towards the South Pole, Round the World, performed in His Majesty's Ship the 'Resolution' and 'Adventure' in the Years 1772, 1173, 1774, and 1775], 25 engraved maps and 47 plates, many double-page, 1 or 2 short tears, 1 folding table, 1 or 2

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Pacific.- Cook (Captain James) [First Voyage].- Parkinson (Sydney) A...

Pacific.- Cook (Captain James) [First Voyage].- Parkinson (Sydney) A Journal of a Voyage to the South Seas, in his Majesty's Ship, The Endeavour, first edition, engraved portrait and 26 plates, errata leaf at end with final blank present, lacking map, contemporary ink signature of M.Peirson on verso

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Pacific.- Presented by Captain Henry Wilson's son.- Keate (George) An...

Pacific.- Presented by Captain Henry Wilson's son.- Keate (George) An Account of the Pelew Islands...composed from the Journals and Communications of Captain Henry Wilson...to which is added a supplement compiled from the journals of the Panther and Endeavour, fifth edition (with more plates than

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Polar.- New Zealand.- Cook (Captain James) A Voyage towards the South Pole...

Polar.- New Zealand.- Cook (Captain James) A Voyage towards the South Pole, and Round the World, vol. 2 only (of 2), first edition, 20 engraved plates, some double-page and folding, 7 engraved maps, 3 folding, 1 double-page table, occasional faint spotting, first and last few leaves detached

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Russia.- Poland.- Sweden.- Coxe (William) Travels into Poland, Russia...

Russia.- Poland.- Sweden.- Coxe (William) Travels into Poland, Russia, Sweden, and Denmark, 3 vol., engraved frontispieces, frontispiece to vol. 1 soiled on verso, marginal worm damage, cracked hinges (vol. 1), bookplate and tear to front free endpaper (vol. 3), ex-library with stamps to endpapers

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Turkey.- Walsh (Rev. Robert) Constantinople, first and second series in 1...

Turkey.- Walsh (Rev. Robert) Constantinople, first and second series in 1 vol., 2 additional engraved vignette titles, 2 maps (1 double-page) and 93 plates after Thomas Allom, preliminary leaves foxed, some foxing, contemporary half morocco, gilt, upper cover nearly detached, lower joint splitting

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Voyages.- Cook (Captain James) Voyages Round the World, J. Robins, 1820.

Voyages.- Cook (Captain James) Voyages Round the World, additional engraved title and portrait frontispiece, both frayed with loss and laid down, 14 plates, final plate ('Death of Cook') torn, frayed and laid down, 3 vignette titles, occasional worming, cracked upper hinge, contemporary calf

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Voyages.- La Billardière (Jacques-Julien) Atlas pour servir à la Relation...

Voyages.- La Billardière (Jacques-Julien) Atlas pour servir à la Relation du Voyage à la Recherche de la Pérouse ..., atlas vol. only, 39 engraved plates only (of 43), all loosely inserted, one or two lacking corners, neatly restored, lacking folding map, ex-library ink-stamp to title, half-calf

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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World.- [Buffon (G.L.M.L., Comte de)] [Atlas de l'Histoire Naturelle des...

World.- [Buffon (G.L.M.L., Comte de)] [Atlas de l'Histoire Naturelle des Minéraux], atlas vol. only, 8 engraved double-page folding maps, occasional spotting and browning to edges, marbled endpapers, contemporary calf, gilt, rubbed and worn, 4to, Paris, [1788

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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World.- Cooke (George Alexander) Modern and Authentic System of Universal...

World.- Cooke (George Alexander) Modern and Authentic System of Universal Geography ..., engraved frontispiece, 25 engraved folding map, 42 plates only (?of 90), spotting and browning, occasional off-setting, previous owner's ink inscription to front pastedown, original reverse calf, rubbed and

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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World.- La Mottraye (Aubrey de) Travels through Europe, Asia, and into Part...

World.- La Mottraye (Aubrey de) Travels through Europe, Asia, and into Part of Africa ..., 2 vol. only (of 3), 1 engraved double-page map only (of 4), loosely inserted, 30 engraved plates only (of 44), some double-page or folding, large tear to fold of one plate, subscriber's list, occasional pencil

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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World.- Malte-Brun (M.) Atlas Supplémentaire du Précis de la Géographie...

World.- Malte-Brun (M.) Atlas Supplémentaire du Précis de la Géographie Universelle, 51 engraved maps, partially hand-coloured, 2 double-page, occasional spotting, contemporary calf-backed boards, rubbed and worn, Paris, 1812 § Lafond (Gabriele) Viaggio in Cina Pell'Atlantico il Mare delle Indie

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Cheshire.- Earwaker (J.P.) East Cheshire: Past and Present,, 2 vol., 1877.

Cheshire.- Earwaker (J.P.) East Cheshire: Past and Present, 2 vol., first edition, list of subscribers, 2 mounted photographic plates, other plates and illustrations, occasional foxing, original pictiorial cloth, gilt, slightly rubbed and bumped, 4to, for the author, 1877

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Ireland.- Barrington (Sir Jonah) Historic Anecdotes and Secret Memoirs of...

Ireland.- Barrington (Sir Jonah) Historic Anecdotes and Secret Memoirs of the Legislative Union between Great Britain and Ireland, first edition, engraved vignette title, 34 plates, 3 facsimiles, large folding map, small marginal tear, errata bound at end of text, occasional spotting, contemporary

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Irish interest.- The Star Newspaper.- Newspaper seller's placards: 'The...

Irish interest.- The Star Newspaper.- Newspaper seller's placard: 'The Revolt against dear sugar. Parnell cross-examined. Captain Coe's Finals,' Second edition 2nd May, letterpress, sheet approx. 760 x 510 mm. (29 7/8 x 20 in), laid onto support, some areas of loss, handling creases and surface

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Irish interest.- The Star Newspaper.- Newspaper seller's placard: 'Parnell...

Irish interest.- The Star Newspaper.- Newspaper seller's placard: 'Parnell cross-examined. The Scene to-day 200 Men shot down. To-day's racing,' Fifth edition 2nd May, letterpress, sheet approx. 760 x 510 mm. (29 7/8 x 20 in), laid onto support, some areas of loss, handling creases and surface dirt

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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London.- McLean (Thomas, publisher) Royal Mails, Starting from the Post...

London.- McLean (Thomas, publisher) Royal Mails, Starting from the Post Office, Lombard Street, by Charles Hunt after a painting by S.J.E. Jones, etching and aquatint printed in colours and finished by hand, 355 x 440 mm. (14 x 17 1/4 in), trimmed and lacking lettering, under glass, some surface

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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London.- River Thames.- Colquhoun (P.) A Treatise on the Commerce and...

London.- River Thames.- Colquhoun (P.) A Treatise on the Commerce and Police of the River Thames ..., folding engraved map, trimmed and browned at bottom edge, 2 short tears to foldlines, 2 folding letterpress tables, water-staining, occasional spotting, contemporary calf, rebacked, upper cover and

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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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., folding engraved map frontispiece, additional engraved title, engraved plates, illustrations, pedigree tables (many folding), spotting, occasional manuscript annotations, 14pp. facsimile bound at end of

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Big-Game.- Roosevelt (Theodore) and George Bird Grinnell American Big-Game...

Big-Game.- Roosevelt (Theodore) and George Bird Grinnell American Big-Game Hunting: The Book of the Boome and Crockett Club, first English edition, frontispiece, plates, original cloth, slight bumping to corners and spine extremities, Edinburgh, 1893; Hunting in Many Lands: the Book of the Boone and

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Cards, Tricks & Gaming.- How 'Tis Done; or The Secret Out..., c.1864...

Cards, Tricks & Gaming.- How 'Tis Done; or The Secret Out..., sixteenth edition, 9pp. publisher's and other advertisements, Hinsdale, c.1864 § Cremer Jun. (W.H., editor) The Magician's Own Book, wood-engraved frontispiece and illustrations, publisher's catalogue, contents separating a little, hinges

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 16.05.2019

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Fencing.- Angelo (Domenico) L'Ecole des Armes, avec L'Explication Générale...

Fencing.- Angelo (Domenico) L'Ecole des Armes, avec L'Explication Générale des Principales Attitudes et Positions Concernant L'Escrime..., 47 engraved plates by Hall, Ryland, Grignion and others, 1 with short closed tear, not breaching plate margin, errata, list of subscribers, foxing and soiling

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 750 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 16.05.2019