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Date of the auction: 14.02.2018

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Africa.- Bland-Sutton (J.) Man and Beast in Eastern Ethiopia, first...

Africa.- Bland-Sutton (J.) Man and Beast in Eastern Ethiopia, first edition, illustrations, occasional light spotting, several small holes to final leaf (not affecting text), modern cloth with original spine and gilt decor laid down, [Czech pp.18-19], 1911 § Walmsley (Leo) Flying and Sport in East

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Africa.- Dugmore (A. Radclyffe) Wild Life and the Camera, 1912 § Johnson...

Africa.- Dugmore (A. Radclyffe) Wild Life and the Camera, frontispiece, plates, original decorative cloth, small stain to upper cover, slight bumping to spine extremities, 1912 § Johnson (Martin) Over African Jungles, first edition, frontispiece, plates, original cloth, slight bumping to corners and

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Africa.- Hill (John) Cape Coast Castle, a British Settlement on the Gold...

Africa.- Hill (John) Cape Coast Castle, a British Settlement on the Gold Coast, Africa, after George Webster (fl. 1797-1832), etching and aquatint with hand-colouring, on wove paper without watermark, platemark 470 x 605 mm. (18 1/2 x 23 3/4 in), small margins, some surface dirt and minor abrasion

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Africa.- Jurgens (Adrian Albert) The Bechuanalands: a Brief History of the...

Africa.- Jurgens (Adrian Albert) The Bechuanalands: a Brief History of the Countries and their Postal Services to 1895, presentation copy inscribed and signed by author, illustrations, bookplate, loose advertisement, original morocco, spine a little rubbed with slight bumping to extremities, upper

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Americas.- Messia (Pietro) Selva Rinovata Di Varia Lettione...Diuisa in...

Americas.- Messia (Pietro) Selva Rinovata Di Varia Lettione...Diuisa in cinque Parti: doue si leggono historie particolari antiche, & moderne dal principio del Mondo..[and other works], 5 and 4 parts in 1 vol., woodcut printer's devices to titles, woodcuts within text, woodcut head-pieces and

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Australia.- Houison (Andrew) History of the Post Office together with an...

Australia.- Houison (Andrew) History of the Post Office together with an Historical Account of the Issue of Postage Stamps in New South Wales, first edition, plates and illustrations, original blue roan, gilt, a little worn, especially at edges, spine ends repaired, [Ferguson 10573], Sydney, 1890

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Austria.- [Grand Processional Pageant of Austrian Guilds], twenty-one...

Austria.- [Grand Processional Pageant of Austrian Guilds], twenty-one panoramic plates only (of at least 36), after artists that include among others Otto Wagner and Carl Probst, heliogravures, chine appliqué on cream wove paper, each sheet approx. 275 x 740 mm. (10 3/4 x 29 1/8 in), some spotting

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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China.- Eitel (Ernest J.) Feng-Shui, first edition, 1873; and 2 others, (3).

China.- Eitel (Ernest J.) Feng-Shui: Or, the Rudiments of Natural Science in China, first edition, pencil marginalia, some spotting, lower corner creased, original printed wrappers, tanned, chipped at edges, lacking rear cover, 1873; and 2 others, 8vo & 4to (3

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Europe.- Anville (Jean Baptiste Bourgignon d') États formés en Europe après...

Europe.- Anville (Jean Baptiste Bourgignon d') États formés en Europe après la chute de l'Empire Romain en Occident, first edition, large folding engraved map by Guillaume-Nicolas de la Haye, hand-coloured in outline, woodcut head- and tail-pieces and initials, occasional spotting, modern calf, 4to

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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France.- Aemylius (Paulus) De rebus Gestis Francorum, A Pharamundo Primo...

France.- Aemylius (Paulus) De rebus Gestis Francorum, A Pharamundo Primo Rege usque ad carolum octauum, Libri X, 2 parts in 1, first title with woodcut printer's device, the second with small woodcut ornament, final verso with woodcut printer's device, first part with numerous woodcut portraits

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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India.- Curzon (George Nathaniel, Marquess Curzon of Kedleston) British...

India.- Curzon (George Nathaniel, Marquess Curzon of Kedleston ) British Government in India, 2 vol., vol. 1 limited edition number 175 of 500, vol. 2 third impression, portrait frontispieces, 9 plans (2 folding), plates, light spotting, duplicate pp.ix-xii loosely inserted, original publisher's

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Italy.- Alberti (Leandro) Descrittione di Tutta Italia, second edition of...

Italy.- Alberti (Leandro) Descrittione di Tutta Italia, collation: *4 a-c8 d10 A-Z, AA-ZZ, AAA-GGG8, Roman type, title with woodcut printer's device, engraved portrait of the author to verso of *4, woodcut historiated initials and tail-pieces, lacking 2 ff. of table (d5&6), early ink letter practice

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Italy.- English School (19th century) View from a Venetian colonnade...

Italy.- English School (19th century) View from a Venetian colonnade, possibly the Palazzo Ducale, watercolour, with scratching out, heightened with white and gum arabic, on wove paper without watermark, sheet 183 x 135 mm. (7 1/4 x 5 1/4 in), bears pencil inscription verso that reads '1838

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Italy.- Middleton (John) [Grecian Remains in Italy], eleven plates only (of...

Italy.- Middleton (John Izard) [Grecian Remains in Italy], title, 16 pp. of text, and eleven plates only (of 25), etchings and aquatints, printed in colour and finished by hand, each sheet approx. 465 x 330 mm. (18 1/4 x 13 in), some occasional spotting, surface dirt, handling creases, disbound, all

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Italy.- Venice.- Nani (Giovan Battista) Historia della Republica Veneta...

Italy.- Venice.- Nani (Giovan Battista) Historia della Republica Veneta, first edition, engraved printer's device to title, penultimate licence f. with errata verso, final f. colophon surmounted by ducal crown, otherwise blank, ink ownership stamp to title, some water-staining towards end

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Japan.- Kunichika (Toyohara, 1835-1900) Monsters- Kabuki; The gifts, two...

Kunichika (Toyohara, 1835-1900) Monsters- Kabuki; The gifts, two oban tate-e triptychs, colour woodblocks, joined, each sheet total approx. 360 x 720 mm. (14 1/4 x 28 1/4 in), some handling creases, light rubbing, nicks and tears to extremities, unframed, [late 19th century], (2

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Levant.- Volney (C[onstantin]-F[rancois de]) Travels through Syria and...

Levant.- Volney (C[onstantin]-F[rancois de]) Travels through Syria and Egypt in the Years 1783, 1784, and 1785, 2 vol. in 1, half-title, ink inscription to front pastedown, small loss to 2 corners (B3 & Ee4), water-staining, contemporary calf, remnants of paper label to upper cover, rubbed, Dublin

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Middle East.- Palestine.- Peel (William Robert Wellesley, 1st Earl Peel...

Middle East.- Palestine.- Peel (William Robert Wellesley, 1st Earl Peel) Palestine Royal Commission Report [Cmd. 5479], 9 folding maps, most colour, a few small ink stamps, original blue printed wrappers, small library ink stamp to foot of upper wrapper, a few small chips, some creasing, HMSO, 1937

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Mountaineering.- Alps.- Osenbrüggen (Eduard) Das Hochgebirge des Schweiz...

Mountaineering.- Alps.- Osenbrüggen (Eduard) Das Hochgebirge des Schweiz, second edition, additional engraved pictorial title and plates after C.Huber, original cloth, rebacked in morocco, Basel, n.d. § [Manning (Samuel)] Swiss Pictures, enlarged edition, chromolithographed frontispiece and

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Mountaineering.- Ruttledge (Hugh) Everest 1933, first edition, 1934.

Mountaineering.- Ruttledge (Hugh) Everest 1933, first edition, frontispiece, plates, illustrations 4 maps (3 folding), occasional faint spotting, ink inscription to front free endpaper, original cloth, slight bumping to extremities, 8vo, 1934

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Polar.- Sutherland (Peter C.) Journal of a Voyage in Baffin's Bay and...

Polar.- Sutherland (Peter C.) Journal of a Voyage in Baffin's Bay and Barrow Straits, 2 vol., first edition, 2 folding chromolithograph maps, short tears and repairs, 6 plates (4 chromolithographs), one lightly water-stained, wood-engraved illustrations, ink library stamp to first leaf of text in

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Russia.- Blaeu (Willem Jansz., 1571-1638) Russiae vulgo Moscovia Pars...

Russia.- Blaeu (Willem Jansz., 1571-1638) Russiae vulgo Moscovia Pars Australis, map centered on Moscow, prepared by the mapmaker Isaac Massa, with four figures and the Russian coat of arms upper left, and further characters surrounding the scales lower right, engraved map with hand-colouring, on

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Russia.- Crimean War.- O'Reilly (Lt. Montagu), After. The Combined Fleets...

Russia.- Crimean War.- O'Reilly (Lt. Montagu), After. The Combined Fleets of England, France, & Turkey, attacking Sebastopol, on the 17th Oct. 1854, panoramic view of the fleets, with smoke engulfing them, lettered with the names of the ships represented, from the series 'Colnaghi's Authentic

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Russia.- Woenzel (Pieter van) Etat présent de la Russie, St. Petersbourg...

Russia.- Woenzel (Pieter van) Etat présent de la Russie, title with silhouette of Catherine the Great, some spotting, lightly browned, contemporary calf, spine richly gilt and with red morocco label, scarce little work, 8vo, St. Petersbourg & Leipzig, no printer, 1783. ⁂ The author was a Dutch

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Voyages.- Bougainville (Louis-Antoine, Comte de) Voyage autour du Monde par...

Voyages.- Bougainville (Louis-Antoine, Comte de) Voyage autour du Monde par la Fregate du Roi "La Boudeuse"..., 2 vol. (without supplement), second edition, half-titles, 21 folding engraved maps and 3 folding plates, a few small rust spots but a good clean copy, bookplate of William Tighe

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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World.- [d'Arnoux (Charles Albert)], "Bertall", Les Communeux 1871. Types...

World.- [d'Arnoux (Charles Albert)], "Bertall", Les Communeux 1871. Types - Caractères - Costumes, title with hand-coloured vignette, 34 hand-coloured lithographic plates, occasional faint spotting, hinges strengthened, original cloth, rubbed and faded, 1871 § [Wertomannus (Lewis)] Invenire: The

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Britain.- Moule (Thomas) The English Counties Delineated, 2 vol. in 1...

Britain.- Moule (Thomas) The English Counties Delineated, 2 vol. in 1, engraved frontispieces and additional titles, 60 hand-coloured maps (3 folding and linen-backed), 1 hand-coloured engraving, closely trimmed maps, small marginal hole to 1 map (Leicestershire), occasional off-setting, occasional

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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British Isles.- Malton (Thomas) Melbourne House, White-Hall; View from...

British Isles.- Malton (Thomas) Melbourne House, White-Hall; View from Scotland Yard, two plates from 'A Picturesque Tour through the Cities of London and Westminster', aquatints with hand-colouring, each c. 260 x 340 mm. (10 1/4 x 13 1/2 in), faint browning, 1792; with two views, Woolwich and

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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Dublin.- Malton (James, 1796-1803) Four plates from 'Views in the City of...

Dublin.- Malton (James, 1766-1803) Four plates from 'Views in the City of Dublin', including 'St. Stephen's Green, Dublin', 'Trinity College, Dublin', 'Charlemont-House, Dublin', 'View from Capel-Street', aquatints with etching, excellent impressions, on wove paper without watermarks, each platemark

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 14 Feb 2018

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East Yorkshire.- , Transcription of deeds relating to Hedon, autograph...

Yorkshire Antiquary.- Sumner (Gillyatt, antiquary, of No. 4 King Street, Woodmansey, East Riding, 1793-1875) Transcription of deeds, documents, accounts, indentures wills and letters (including some correspondence with the The Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway, 1847 and Hull and

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 14 Feb 2018