Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs

Lyon & Turnbull
Edinburgh

Datum der Auktion: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Encyclopaedia Britannica 1810 A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Miscellaneous Literature The Fourth Edition. Illustrated with nearly six hundred engravings. Edinburgh: A. Constable & Co., 1810. 20 volumes, 4to, 581 engraved plates (as

Los #: 151

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Fine Bindings 19 volumes, comprising Thackeray, W.M. The Works. London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1894-95, 13 volumes, 8vo, frontispieces, contemporary half calf gilt, red and black labels, g.e., interiors clean; Poetry. A group of six

Los #: 152

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) FINE BINDING - THOUVENIN THE WORKS OF LORD BYRON Paris: A. and W. Galignani, 1831. 8vo, contemporary embossed red calf with gilt tooling to edges, singed 'Thouvenin' to spine, folding facsimile letter, gift inscription to endpaper

Los #: 153

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Gurney, Ivor Severn & Somme London: Sidgwick & Jackson, Ltd., 1917. First edition, 8vo, original red cloth with paper label to spine, ownership signature of P.J. Kavanagh, 1980, (editor of Gurney's Collected Poems) to front

Los #: 154

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Hopkins, Gerard Manley Poems London: Humphrey Milford, [1918]. First edition, one of 750 edited by Robert Bridges, original quarter cloth lacking paper label to spine

Los #: 155

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Hornby, Nick 3 First editions (2 signed) and a signed postcard, comprising Fever Pitch. London: Victor Gollancz, 1992. inscribed on title "To Gordon, Best wishes, Nick Hornby, 25.1.93", original cloth, dustwrapper, half-title with

Los #: 156

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Hostettler, Rudolf The Printer's Terms St. Gallen and London: R. Hostettler, E. Kopley & H. Strehler, [1949]. 12mo, original card wrappers with dust-jacket, jacket a little dust-soiled with some splits along creases

Los #: 157

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Kent, Alexander, 29 volumes & Douglas Reeman, 5 volumes comprising Kent, A. To Glory we Steer. 1968, First edition, price-clipped, dustwrapper with a few short nicks; Form Line of Battle. 1969, First edition; Enemy in Sight. 1970, First

Los #: 158

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Kipling, Rudyard The Works London: Macmillan, 1913-4, Bombay edition, volumes 1- 23 (of 31), volume 1 signed by the author on half-title of volume 1, one of 1050 copies, the signed leaf slightly browned, original cloth-backed blue

Los #: 159

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) LANGLAND, WILLIAM THE VISION AND THE CREED OF PIERS PLOUGHMAN London: William Pickering, 1842. 2 volumes, 8vo, contemporary straight-grained burgundy morocco gilt, bookplates (2

Los #: 160

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Larsson, Stieg [The Millenium Trilogy], 2010, Sangorski & Sutcliffe binding London: Maclehose Press, Quercus, 2010. 8vo, 3 volumes, boxed set edition, maps by Emily Faccini, SPECIALLY BOUND IN A UNIQUE BINDING BY SANGORSKI AND SUTCLIFFE

Los #: 161

Schätzpreis: 7.000 £ - 9.000 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) LEATHER BOUND BOOKS, A COLLECTION OF WORKS INCLUDING THACKERAY, WILLIAM MAKEPEACE Works. London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1889. 13 volumes, 8vo, contemporary red half calf; Tennyson, Alfred, Lord Poems. London: Macmillan & Co., 1888. 8

Los #: 162

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Lee, Harper To Kill a Mockingbird London: The Folio Society, 1996. 8vo, with slip signed by the author pasted to the title-page, original orange cloth gilt, slipcase

Los #: 163

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Mandela, Nelson Long Walk to Freedom London: Little, Brown and Company, 1994. First edition, first impression, the title-page signed by Nelson Mandela and dated 13.3.94, original quarter cloth gilt, dust-jacket, bookplate of the

Los #: 164

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Martin, George R.R. Limited edition set of "Song of Ice and Fire" Harper-Voyager, 2011. 5 volumes, each volume signed on title, original blue and grey boards gilt, slipcases; Martin, George. Fire and Blood. Harper Voyager, 2018. First

Los #: 165

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Le Carré, John [Cornwell, David] A full set of John Le Carré's works, many signed and in first edition, along with several proof and variant editions: 62 books The Spy who came in from the Cold. Victor Gollancz, 1963, dustwrapper spine

Los #: 166

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 4.000 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Maynard Hutchins, Robert, editor Britannica Great Books of the Western World Chicago: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., 1987. 56 volumes, 29th printing, all in uniform original leatherette, contained in the original hardwood rotating

Los #: 167

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 300 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) MODERN FIRST EDITIONS, 4 BOOKS COMPRISING SPARK, MURIEL The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie. London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd., 1961. 8vo, original green cloth gilt, dust-jacket not price-clipped, gift inscription to free-endpaper; Banks, Iain

Los #: 168

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Modern novels, mostly signed first editions 22 volumes, comprising: Carey, Peter. Four Easy Pieces. Belmont Press, 2002. Number 7 of 100 special copies, quarter-leaether bound with 1 separate print signed by Eileen Hogan, volume signed

Los #: 169

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 500 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) 'Multatuli' [Dekker, Eduard Douwes] Max Havelaar [Edinburgh: Edmonston & Douglas, 1868.] First English edition, comprising pp.225-352 only of the proof copy, and the 4pp. preface, heavily corrected and annotated by Dekker and others (as

Los #: 170

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) PLATH, SYLVIA 2 VOLUMES, COMPRISING Ariel. London: Faber & Faber, 1965. First edition, dust-jacket, not price-clipped, very slight wear at extremities; [Idem] Winter Trees. Faber & Faber, 1971. First edition, 8vo, dust-jacket, not price

Los #: 171

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Pope, Alexander The Works London: Bernard Lintot, 1717-1741. 4 volumes in 3 books, 4to, half-titles, portrait, title-pages in red and black, contemporary half calf gilt, bookplates of J. Proctor Burroughs, some repairs to portrait, a

Los #: 172

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Pratchett, Terry A large collection of 50 volumes, some signed and stamped, comprising Lords and Ladies. 1992, 2nd impression; Johnny and the Dead. 1993, presentation copy, signed; Men at Arms. 1933, 3rd impression; Witches Abroad

Los #: 173

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 900 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Puzo, Mario The Godfather New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, [1969]. First edition, 8vo, signed and inscribed to half-title: "For Debbie Woodrow, Happy Holidays, Mario Puzo", original cloth gilt with puppeteer motif to the upper cover

Los #: 174

Schätzpreis: 1.500 £ - 2.000 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Rankin, Ian 4 first editions, comprising: The Flood. Polygon, 1986. First edition, original wrappers; The Falls. Orion, 2001. First edition, signed copy, original cloth, dustwrapper; With Mark Thomson, Dark Road. Orion, 2014. First

Los #: 175

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 250 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Roth, Philip A collection of 6 volumes, comprising Portnoy's Complaint. J. Cape, 1969. First UK edition, 2 copies, 1 signed, dustwrappers, 1 price clipped; The Breast. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1972. First edition

Los #: 176

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) Roth, Philip Sabbath's Theater Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1995. First edition, first impression, 8vo, signed by the author on the title-page, original black quarter cloth, dust-jacket not price-clipped

Los #: 177

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) ROWLING, J.K. HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE London: Bloomsbury, 2000. First edition, first issue ('First edition' on verso of title-page), signed by the author on title, with Edinburgh International Book Festival Book Signing Only

Los #: 178

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) ROWLING, J.K. HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE London: Bloomsbury, 2000. First edition, 10th impression ('10') on verso of title-page, signed by author on title, with Edinburgh International Book Festival, Book Signing ticket for 13

Los #: 179

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 09.10.2019

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(Rare Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photographs, 9th October 2019) ROWLING, J.K. HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE London: Bloomsbury, 2000. First edition, 11th impression (numbers 20-11 on verso of title), signed by author on title, original cloth, dust-jacket

Los #: 180

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 09.10.2019