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Date of the auction: 14.09.2017

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Asia.- Younghusband (Captain Frank E.) The Heart of a Continent: a Narrative of Travels in Manchuris ... 1884-1894, third edition, frontispiece, plates (1 loose), 3 folding maps (1 with tear), large folding map in pocket at end (small tears to crease marks), ink annotation, original cloth, slight

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Big Game.- Kinloch (Colonel Alexander A.A.) Large Game Shooting in Thibet, the Himalayas, and Northern India, frontispiece, 29 plates, folding map, errata leaf, occasional foxing, cracked joint, 16pp. publisher's catalogue at end, original decorative cloth, a little rubbed, browned spine, bumping to

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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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

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Mountaineering.- Cunningham (C. D.) and Captain W. de W. Abney The Pioneers of the Alps, first edition, photogravure frontispiece and 22 portraits with captioned tissue-guards, illustrations, small newspaper clipped pasted to front pastedown, cracked joints, original cloth, small split to upper

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Mountaineering.- Forbes (James D.) Travels Through the Alps of Savoy ..., first edition, tinted lithograph frontispiece, 8 plates (1 tinted), illustrations, 2 maps (1 creased), 1 folding, ink inscription, original cloth, rebacked with original spine laid down, [Neate, F45], Edinburgh, 1843

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Mountaineering.- Weston (Rev. Walter) Mountaineering and Exploration in the Japanese Alps, 2 folding colour maps, bookplate, ink inscription, spine a little browned, small split to upper joint, 1896 § Mummery (A. F.) My Climbs in the Alps and Caucasus, frontispiece, occasional light spotting, 1895

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Switzerland.- Beattie (William) Switzerland Illustrated in a Series of Views Taken Expressly for this Work, 2 vol., frontispieces, additional engraved titles, plates, folding map at end of vol. 2., occasional faint spotting, contemporary calf, 1838 § Manning (Rev. Samuel) Swiss Pictures, colour

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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World.- Geographical Journal (The), vol. 135 -167, 33 vol., plates (some folding), illustrations, contemporary uniform cloth, The Royal Geographical Society, 1969-2001 § Bulletin (Formerly Journal) of the American Geographical Society of New York, vol. 37 - 47, 11 vol., maps (some folding

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Bland-Sutton (J.) Man and Beast in Eastern Ethiopia, first edition, inscribed and signed by the author, illustrations, pencil inscription, original cloth, slight bumping to spine extremities, 1911 § Treatt (Major C. Court) Out of the Beaten Track, inscribed and signed by the author

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Buxton (Thomas Fowell) The African Slave Trade and its Remedy, folding engraved map after 14pp. prospectus, pencil inscriptions, occasional spotting, contemporary half calf, slight bumping to spine extremities, 1840 § Finley (Lieut.-Col. John Park) and William Churchill, The Subanu, first

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Chapman (Abel) On Safari: Big Game Hunting in British East Africa, ink inscription, cracked hinge, occasional light spotting, original pictorial cloth, slight bumping to corners and extremities, 1908; Savage Sudan, small worm damage to first few leaves, modern half morocco, 1921; first

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Cook (Sir Albert R.) Uganda Memories (1897-1940), limited edition of 750 copies signed and dated by the author, 2 folding maps, 1 in pocket at end, occasional light spotting, 1 small tear, dust-jacket, faded spine, strengthening tape to verso, slight creasing to spine extremities, Kampala

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Eliot (Sir Charles) The East Africa Protectorate, first edition, 2 folding maps, 1 with ink-stamp, large tear and small tape repair, later half calf, 1905 § Cameron (Verney Lovett) Across Africa, new edition, 4 facsimiles, 3 folding, folding map in pocket at end, 3 small tears, new

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Freeman (R. Austen) Travels and Life in Ashanti and Jaman, first edition, frontispiece, plates and illustrations, 2 colour maps, 1 folding, 16pp. publishers advertisements at end, booksellers label to front pastedown, original cloth, spine a little browned, slight bumping to corners and

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Green (Lawrence G.) Strange Africa, first edition, occasional faint spotting, ink inscription, 1938; Secret Africa, 1936; Growing Lovely, Growing Old, Cape Town, 1951; Lords of the Last Frontier, light spotting to spine and extremities, dust-jacket, price-clipped, chipping and small loss to

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Hutchinson (T[homas] J[oseph]) Narrative of the Niger, Tshadda, & Binuë Exploration, first edition, folding engraved map, occasional light spotting, tiny worm damage to first few leaves, pencil annotation, modern cloth, 1855 § Hinde (Sidney Langford) The Fall of the Congo Arabs, portrait

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Kolben (Peter) The Present State of the Cape of Good-Hope, 2 vol., first English edition, engraved frontispieces, 28 plates(2 folding), facsimile folding map, ink and pencil annotations, occasional spotting, browning and off-setting, contemporary calf, vol. 2 rebacked with original spine

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Lichtenstein (Henry) Travels in Southern Africa, in the Years 1803, 1804, 1805, and 1806, vol. 1 only (of 2), first English edition, engraved portrait frontispiece, 4 plates, soiled title with 3 small holes, frayed edges, occasional spotting and browning, later half calf, rubbing and

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Noble (John) Official Handbook History, Productions, and Resources of the Cape of Good Hope, first edition, folding panorama frontispiece (repaired), 19 plates (4 folding), 4 maps and plans, 2 folding, 1 small section loose, original pictorial boards, a little rubbed, small loss to spine

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Norris-Newman (Charles L.) In Zululand with the British, first edition, portrait frontispiece, 3 plates, 1 mounted photographic plate, 9 folding maps, 1 with small marginal tear, bookplate, occasional light spotting, ink markings, rubbed, bumping to corners and extremities, 1880; With the

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Ordinances of the Gold Coast Colony and the Rules and Orders Thereunder in Force 31st March, 1903, 2 vol., occasional ink annotations, occasional light soiling, contemporary half morocco, rubbed, small hole to spine (vol. 2 only), 1903 § Powell-Cotton (Major P. H, G.) In Unknown Africa

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Africa.- Speke (John Hanning) Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile, first edition, 2 engraved portraits, 2 maps (one printed in red and blue, the other folding with outline hand-coloured), folding map with tear (repaired), wood-engraved plates and illustrations, lacking 3pp

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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America.- Alcedo (Antonio de) Diccionario geografico-historico de las Indias Occidentales o America, 5 vol. (vol. 2 from another set), half-titles, vol.2 lacking a leaf at end, ink stamps, occasional spotting or staining, contemporary calf, worn, [Palau 6029; Sabin 682], 8vo, Benito Cano, 1786. sold

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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America.- Henderson (Capt. George) An Account of the British Settlement of Honduras, ink inscription, lacking folding map, 2 leaves loose, occasional light spotting, original drab boards, joints broken, upper cover water-stained, 1809 § Stutfield (Hugh E. M.) Climbs and Exploration in the Canadian

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Canada.- Language.- Tolmie (W. Fraser) Comparative Vocabularies of the Indian Tribes of British Columbia, folding table, large folding map, loose, splits to folds, repairs verso, and lightly foxed, original printed wrappers, rebacked, 8vo, Montreal, 1884

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Egypt.- Petherick (John) Egypt, The Soudan and Central Africa, first edition, folding map with marginal tear, repaired, original cloth, slight bumping to corners and extremities, 1861 § Gleichen (Edward, Count) With the Mission to Menelik 1897, first edition, photogravure frontispiece, plates and

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Italy.- Gell (Sir William) Pompeiana: the Topography, Edifices and Ornaments of Pompeii ..., 2 vol., engraved portrait, additional pictorial title, 84 plates and plans (2 hand-coloured), engraved vignettes in text (most on india paper and mounted), occasional light spotting, modern morocco, slight

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Italy.- Starke (Mariana) Travels on the Continent, 2 vol., bound in 1, occasional light spotting, bookplate, new endpapers, contemporary half calf, a little rubbed, bumping to corners, 8vo, 1820

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Japan.- Rein (J. J.) Japan: Travels and Researches, first English edition, wood engraved frontispiece, 12 plates including 5 mounted platinotype photographs, 3 maps, 2 large folding maps at end, small strengthening tape to verso, 1 with short tear, occasional light spotting, tissue guard to

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 14 Sep 2017

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Levant.- Harper (Henry A.) Walks in Palestine, 24 photogravure plates by Cecil V.Shadbolt, tissue guards, half-title, title printed in red & black, some damp-staining to top corner, light foxing, original gilt-pictorial cloth, spine ends and corners a little bumped, light spotting and surface

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 14 Sep 2017