Printed Books, Maps & Documents, Early Bibles & The Ladwell Collection of Fine Bird Books: Part II

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Date of the auction: 19.06.2019

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Auldjo (John). Narrative of An Ascent To The Summit of Mont Blanc, 1827.

Auldjo (John). Narrative of An Ascent To The Summit of Mont Blanc, on the 8th and 9th August, 1827, 1st edition, Longman, Rees, et al., 1828, 14 (of 15) lithographed plates (6 on india paper, mounted: lacks plate of Mont Blanc and the Priory of Chamonix), 2 folding maps (one hand-coloured), folding

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Batty (Elizabeth Frances). Italian Scenery. From Drawings made in 1817, 1st...

Batty (Elizabeth Frances). Italian Scenery. From Drawings made in 1817, 1st edition, Rodwell & Martin, 1820, engraved title, 60 engraved plates, some light marginal spotting at front and rear of volume, contemporary ownership inscription 'Priscilla Feilden, Febry 1823. The gift of her dear

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Beechey, Frederick William. A Voyage of Discovery towards the North Pole, 1843.

Beechey, Frederick William. A Voyage of Discovery towards the North Pole, performed in His Majesty's Ships Dorothea and Trent, under the command of Captain Buchan, R.N.,; 1818; to which is added, a summary of all the early attempts to reach the Pacific by way of the Pole, 1st edition, Richard

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Benyowsky (Maurice Auguste, comte de). [Memoirs and Travels..., 1790]

Benyowsky (Maurice Auguste, comte de). [Memoirs and Travels of Mauritius Augustus Count de Benyowsky... Consisting of His Military Operations in Poland, his Exile into Kamchatka, his Escape and Voyage from that Peninsula through the Northern Pacific Ocean, Touching at Japan and Formosa, To Canton in

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Bizzarri (Pietro). Pannonicum bellum [bound with:] Cyprium bellum, 1st...

Bizzarri (Pietro). Pannonicum bellum, sub Maximiliano II. Rom. et Solymano Turcar. imperatoribus gestum, bound with: ibid., Cyprium bellum, inter Venetos, et Selymum Turcarum imperatorem gestum, 2 works in 1 volume, Basel: Sebastian Henricpetri, 1573, somewhat browned throughout, Pannonicum bellum

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Bligh (William). The Log of H.M.S. Bounty, Genesis Publications, 1975

Bligh (William). The Log of H.M.S. Bounty 1787-1789, Genesis Publications, 1975, limited edition 378/500, folding facsimile chart, text and illustrations, original half calf, slightly rubbed, thick folio, original publishers cloth slip case, some marks (Qty: 1

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Botero (Giovanni), Delle Relationi Universali di Giovanni Botero Benese, 1596

Botero (Giovanni), Delle Relationi Universali di Giovanni Botero Benese, [Parte Prima], Parte Seconda, Parte Terza & Quarta Parte, 4 volumes in one, Venice, Appresso Giacomo Vincenti (Part II), Appresso Gio. Battista Ussio (Part III), & Appresso Giorgio Angelieri (Part IV), 1596, [xxx], 240, 80

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Churchill (Winston S.) My Early Life, 1937 reprint, inscribed

Churchill (Winston S.) My Early Life. A Roving Commission, Keystone Library reprint, 1937, maps and illustrations, some light spotting, contemporary half calf, upper cover detached, spine rubbed and faded with losses to two compartments, 8vo (Qty: 1) Inscribed on front endpaper: 'To Patrick

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Cole, Mrs Henry Warwick. A Lady's Tour Around Monterosa, 1859

[Cole, Mrs Henry Warwick]. A Lady's Tour Around Monterosa: with visits to the Italian Valleys of Anzasca, Mastalone, Camasco, Sesia, Lys, Challant, Aosta and Cogne, in a series of excursions in the years 1850-56-58, 1st edition, 1859, half-title, hand-coloured "sub rosa" device to title, 4

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Cook (James). A Voyage towards the South Pole, 1st edition, presentation...

Cook (James). A Voyage towards the South Pole, and Round the World. Performed in His Majesty's Ships the Resolution and Adventure, in the Years 1772, 1773, 1774, and 1775. In which is included Captain Furneaux's Narrative of his Proceedings in the Adventure during the Separation of the Ships, 2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Dalzel (Archibald). The History of Dahomy, an Inland Kingdom of Africa, 1793

Dalzel (Archibald). The History of Dahomy, an Inland Kingdom of Africa; compiled from Authentic Memoirs; with an Introduction and Notes, 1st edition, London: Printed for the Author by T. Spilsbury & Son, 1793, folding engraved map frontispiece (short closed tear and fraying to fore-edge margin), 6

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Dury (Andrew). A New General and Universal Atlas

Dury (Andrew). A New General and Universal Atlas containing forty-five maps..., printed & sold by A. Dury, Robert Sayer & Carington Bowles, [1761], decorative engraved title and dedication and index, forty-five (complete) engraved maps with contemporary outline colouring, including six folding maps

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Grand Canyon. The Grand Canyon of Arizona, 1911

Grand Canyon. The Grand Canyon of Arizona, Kolb Brothers, Arizona, 1911, 19 mounted photographic prints, three extra colour prints loosely inserted, light toning to title, original wrappers, upper wrapper with mounted half-tone illustration, slight edge wear, oblong 4to, together with In the Heart

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Gruber (J.G. & Geissler, Charles G.H.). Costumes, 1801-4

Gruber (J.G. & Geissler, Charles G.H.). Costumes, Moeurs et Coutumes des Russes, Leipzig, Comptoir d' Industrie, [1801-04], two titles to first part in French and German, and descriptive text to each plate in French and German, 39 (of 40) hand-coloured copper engraved plates of street vendors

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Hedin (Sven). Central Asia and Tibet, Towards the Holy City of Lassa, 2...

Hedin (Sven). Central Asia and Tibet, Towards the Holy City of Lassa, 2 volumes, 1st edition, 1903, portrait frontispiece to each, numerous black & white plates and illustrations, folding maps (folding map at rear of volume 1 torn and repaired), ink stamp to titles, endpapers renewed, top edge gilt

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Herschel (John F. W.). Astronomical Obsevations made at the Cape of Good...

Herschel (John F. W.). Results of Astronomical Observations made during the Years 1834, 5, 6, 7, 8, at the Cape of Good Hope, being the Completion of a Telescopic Survey of the Visible Heavens, commenced in 1825, 1st edition, Smith, Elder and Co., 1847, half-title, tinted lithographic frontispiece

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Honter (Johannes, & others). De Cosmographiae rudimentis, Basel, 1585

Honter (Johannes, & others). Procli, De sphaera liber I. Cleomedis, De mundo ... Arati Solensis Phaeonomena ... Dionysii Afri, Descriptio orbis habitabilis. Omnia Graece et Latine ita coniuncta ... una cum Ioan. Honteri Coronensis De Cosmographiae rudimentis, Basel: Sebastian Henricpetri, 1585, 5

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Huish (Robert). The Travels of Richard and John Lander, 1836

Huish (Robert). The Travels of Richard and John Lander, into the Interior of Africa, for the Discovery of the Course and Termination of the Niger, 1st edition, published by John Saunders, 1836, engraved portrait frontispiece, additional title with vignette view, single-page engraved map and 6

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Irving (Washington). A History of the Life and Voyages of Christopher...

Irving (Washington). A History of the Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus, 4 volumes, Paris, A. & W. Galignani, 1828, large folding engraved map of the West Indies and South America to first volume, and folding engraved map of the North Atlantic Ocean to second volume (small repair without loss

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Irwin (Eyles). Voyage up the Red-Sea, 1st edition, 1780

Irwin (Eyles). A Series of Adventures in the Course of a Voyage up the Red-Sea, on the Coasts of Arabia and Egypt; and of a Route through the Desarts of Thebais, hitherto unknown to the European Traveller, in the Year MDCCLXXVII. In Letters to a Lady, 1st edition, for J. Dodsley, 1780, half-title, 2

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Kneeland (Samuel). The Wonders of the Yosemite Valley, and of California...

Kneeland (Samuel). The Wonders of the Yosemite Valley, and of California, 1st edition, Alexander Moore, Boston, 1871, 10 mounted albumen photographic prints, occasional light soiling, contemporary presentation inscription at front, top edge gilt, original decorative cloth gilt, bevelled edges, a

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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La Brocquiere (Bertrandon de). Travels, 1807

Brocquiere (Bertrandon de). The Travels of Bertrandon de la Brocquiere, counsellor & first Esquire-Carver to Philippe le Bon, Duke of Burgundy, to Palestine and his return from Jerusalem overland to France during the years 1432 & 1433... translated by Thomas Johnes, Hafod Press, 1807, half title

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Mackaness (George). Life of Vice-Admiral William Bligh, 1931

Mackaness (George). The Life of Vice-Admiral William Bligh R.N., F.R.S., 2 volumes, 1st edition, Sydney: Angus & Roberson Limited, 1931, original green cloth, royal 8vo, together with: Beechey (Frederick, W.), Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific and Beering's Strait, to Co-operate with the Polar

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Mair, John. A Compendius Geographical and Historical Grammar, 1795

[Mair, John]. A Compendius Geographical and Historical Grammar, & A Compendius Geographical Dictionary, 2nd edition, both printed for W. Peacock, 1795, 13 folding engraved maps, hand-coloured in outline to first volume, 6 folding engraved maps, hand-coloured in outline to second volume, and folding

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Mathews (Charles Edward). The Annals of Mont Blanc, 1st edition, 1898

Mathews (Charles Edward). The Annals of Mont Blanc, a monograph, 1st edition, 1898, 34 monochrome illustrations & 3 facsimiles plus a folding map to the rear, bookplate to front paste down, some minor spotting, adhesive marks to front & rear endpapers, original gilt decorated black cloth, spine

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Phillip (Arthur), Voyage to Botany Bay, 1st edition, 1789

Phillip (Arthur). The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay, with an account of the Establishment of the Colonies of Port Jackson & Norfolk Island, compiled from authentic papers, which have been obtained from the several departments. To which are added, the journals of Lieuts. Shortlands, Watts

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Raffles (Sophia). Memoir of the Life and Public Services of Sir Thomas...

Raffles (Sophia). Memoir of the Life and Public Services of Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, F.R.S. &c. Particularly in the Government of Java, 1811-1816, and of Bencoolen and its Dependencies, 1817-1824; with details of the Commerce and Resources of the Eastern Archipelago, and selections from his

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Reland (Adriaan). Palaestina, 2nd edition, Nuremberg, 1716

Reland (Adriaan). Palaestina, ex monumentis veteribus illustrata, 2nd edition, Nuremberg: Peter Conrad Monath, 1716, additional engraved title-page, engraved portrait frontispiece, letterpress title-page in red and black, 9 maps (3 folding, of which one opening to 56 x 49 cm), 5 plates (3 folding

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Russell (William Howard). The Atlantic Telegraph, [1865]

Russell (William Howard). The Atlantic Telegraph, illustrated by Robert Dudley, 1st edition, Day & Son Limited, [1865], pictorial colour lithograph title mounted on card, 24 fine hand-coloured lithographed plates by Day and Son after Robert Dudley, single uncoloured chart, all mounted on card, 4

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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Shannon (Joseph). Manual of the Corporation of the City of New York, 1869

Shannon (Joseph). Manual of the Corporation of the City of New York,Manual of the Corporation of the City of New York, New York, 1869, portrait frontispiece, decorative title page, folding hand-coloured map of the wards and districts of New York City, folding engraved bird's-eye view of Manhattan

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019