Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs

Lyon & Turnbull
Edinburgh

Date of the auction: 19.06.2019

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GRAHAM, R.B. CUNNINGHAME & D.Y. CAMERON THE DISTRICT OF MENTEITH Stirling: Eneas Mackay, 1930. Folio, 'Edition de Luxe', number 229 of 250 copies signed by Graham and Cameron, with an etching signed by Cameron, original cloth gilt, dust-jacket, original box

Lot #: 451

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HANWAY, JONAS THE REVOLUTIONS OF PERSIA London: Mr. Dodsley..., 1753. 4to, comprising volumes 3 & 4 only of Hanway's An Historical Account of the British Trade over the Caspian Sea , in one book, 2 frontispieces, folding map, contemporary calf gilt, red morocco label to spine, covers and spine

Lot #: 452

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HAUGHTON, CAPT. H.L. SPORT & FOLKLORE IN THE HIMALAYA London: E. Arnold, 1913. First edition, 8vo, 17 photographic plates, original pictorial maroon cloth gilt, slightly rubbed

Lot #: 453

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HUGHSON, DAVID WALKS THROUGH LONDON INCLUDING WESTMINSTER London: Sherwood, Neely & Jones, 1817. 2 volumes, 12mo, 92 (of 97?) engraved plates, contemporary calf, bookplates, joints split, some spotting (2

Lot #: 454

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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INDIA - MAZUCHELLI, NINA ELIZABETH THE INDIAN ALPS AND HOW WE CROSSED THEM, BEING A NARRATIVE of Two Years Experience in the Eastern Himalaya. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1876. First edition, 4to, folding map and 10 chromolithographed plates, contemporary brown half morocco, plates slightly

Lot #: 455

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ISLAY, 2 WORKS SMITH, G. GREGORY, EDITOR The Book of Islay. Documents Illustrating the History of the Islands. Edinburgh, 1895. Limited edition, one of 250 copies, 4to, double-page plates, disbound preserving upper cover only; The Stent Book and the Acts of the Balliary of Islay, 1718-1848

Lot #: 456

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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JOHNSON, SAMUEL A JOURNEY TO THE WESTERN ISLANDS OF SCOTLAND London: W. Strahan, 1775. First edition, first issue, 8vo, attractive later calf gilt with red morocco label to spine, a little foxing and slight browning

Lot #: 457

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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LONGWORTH, JOHN AUGUSTUS A YEAR AMONG THE CIRCASSIANS London: Henry Colburn, 1840. First edition, 2 volumes, 8vo, 7 lithographed plates, contemporary red calf, rubbed, armorial bookplates of Charles James Monk

Lot #: 458

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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MENNIE, DONALD & PUTNAM WEALE THE PAGEANT OF PEKING Shanghai: A.S. Watson & Co., 1921. Second edition, folio, 66 tipped-in photographs, original blue silk covers with gilt lettering, covers worn and faded with areas of silk partially lacking, some foxing

Lot #: 459

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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MOUNTAINEERING - BALL, JOHN PEAKS, PASSES & GLACIERS. A SERIES OF EXCURSIONS BY MEMBERS OF THE ALPINE CLUB London: Longman [&c.], 1859. Fourth edition, 8vo, 8 chromolithographed plates, 9 folding maps, 24 text illustrations, bright original orange pictorial cloth gilt

Lot #: 460

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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NEW SOUTH WALES, VICTORIA, SOUTH AUSTRALIA - SIDNEY, SAMUEL THE THREE COLONIES OF AUSTRALIA London: Ingram, Cooke, 1852. First edition, 8vo, frontispiece and 54 woodcut illustrations (of which 12 full page), contemporary mottled calf, finely rebacked to match, red morocco lettering pieces, a few

Lot #: 461

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, 2 VOLUMES COMPRISING THE PICTURE OF NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Newcastle upon Tyne: R. Akenhead, 1812. 8vo, folding map (torn without loss), contemporary calf; Parson, William & William White. History, Directory and Gazetteer of the Counties of Durham and Northumberland. Leeds Mercury

Lot #: 462

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ORKNEY, SHETLAND AND OTHER TRAVEL INCLUDING EDMONSTON, A. Observations on the Nature and Extent of the Cod Fishery carried on off the Coasts of the Zetland and Orkney Islands. Edinburgh: William Laing, 1820. 8vo, modern calf gilt; Burrows, C.W. Scapa and a Camera. London, 1921. 4to, dust-jacket; and

Lot #: 463

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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OXFORDSHIRE - PLOT, ROBERT THE NATURAL HISTORY OF OXFORD-SHIRE Oxford: Theatre, & London: S. Millers, 1677. Folio, [xi], 358, [i - errata], [x], title with large engraved vignette, folding map & 16 plates, small wormhole at centre fold, wormhole in inner margin at beginning, occasionally affecting a

Lot #: 464

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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PARRY, WILLIAM EDWARD JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE FOR THE DISCOVERY OF A NORTH-WEST PASSAGE FROM THE ATLANTIC to the Pacific. London: J. Murray, 1821. Second edition, 4to, [8], xxix, [2], 310, [2], 179; 20 engraved charts and plates (4 folding); Parry, W.E. Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a

Lot #: 465

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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[PRÉVOST D'EXILES, L'ABBÉ ANTOINE FRANÇOIS] HISTOIRE GENERALE DES VOYAGES Paris: Chez Didot, 1748, 1750, 1757. Volumes 16, 29 and 51 only, 12mo, volume 16 with 3 plates and 2 folding maps; volume 29 with 2 folding plans, folding map of Java, and a plate; volume 51 with 3 folding maps, plate and a

Lot #: 466

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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RAFFLES, SIR THOMAS STAMFORD, AND CRAWFORD, J. DESCRIPTION GÉOGRAPHIQUE, HISTORIQUE ET COMMERCIALE DE JAVA et des autres îles de l'Archipel Indien. Brussels: H. Tarlier & Jobard, 1824. 4to (284 x 222mm.), [xix], 364, 46 engraved and lithographed plates (including 10 hand-coloured), 2 folding maps

Lot #: 467

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ROBSON, GEORGE FENNEL SCENERY OF THE GRAMPIAN MOUNTAINS London: published by the Author and sold by Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, 1814. Oblong folio, folding map, errata slip, 41 hand-coloured plates, later panelled calf with red morocco gilt labels to spine, some very light occasional offsetting, a

Lot #: 468

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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RUSSIA, CAUCASUS AND PERSIA - LYCKLAMA A NIJEHOLT, T.M. VOYAGE EN RUSSIE, AU CAUCASE ET EN PERSE DANS LA MESOPOTAMIE, Le Kurdistan, La Syrie, La Palestine et La Turquie. Paris: A. Bertrand & Amsterdam: C.L. van Langenhuysen, 1872-75. 4 volumes, large 8vo, half-titles, 1 folding map, 2 folding plates

Lot #: 469

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SHACKLETON, SIR ERNEST HENRY THE HEART OF THE ANTARCTIC London: William Heinemann, 1909. First trade edition, 2 volumes, 8vo, 3 folding maps and folding panorama in rear pocket, original blue cloth, a little fading to spines, some light foxing, previous ownership inscriptions to endpapers, endpapers

Lot #: 470

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SMALL, JOHN THE CASTLES AND MANSIONS OF THE LOTHIANS Edinburgh: William Paterson, 1883. 2 volumes, folio, 103 photographic illustrations, original blue cloth gilt, a little wear and splitting to hinges and joints (2

Lot #: 471

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SPAIN, A COLLECTION, INCLUDING [AULNOY, MARIE-CATHERINE, COUNTESS D'] The Lady's Travels into Spain. London: T. Davies, 1774. 2 volumes, 8vo, contemporary calf, early inscription to endpaper of John Joliffe, rubbed; Borrow, George Lavengro. London: J. Murray, 1851, First edition, 3 volumes, engraved

Lot #: 472

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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TOPOGRAPHY & HISTORY 12 BOOKS Munimenta Alme Universitatis Glasguensis... Glasgow, 1854. 4to, original boards, upper joint split; Dobie, James & John Shedden Cunninghame, topographized by Timothy Pont... Glasgow: John Tweed, 1876. 4to, folding map, later quarter cloth; Davis, James W. West

Lot #: 473

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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TRAVEL, NATURAL HISTORY & FINE BINDINGS, 31 VOLUMES INCLUDING BURNABY, FRED A Ride to Khiva. Travels and Adventures in Central Asia, 1877. 8vo, folding maps (1 in pocket at end), contemporary red half calf gilt; Beckford, Peter Thoughts upon Hunting. 1879. plates, red half morocco by Bickers, spine

Lot #: 474

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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[UNITED STATES] - STUART, JAMES THREE YEARS IN NORTH AMERICA Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1833. 2 volumes, 8vo, half-titles, large folding map, contemporary mottled calf, smartly rebacked, spines gilt

Lot #: 475

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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VAN DE VELDE, C.W.M. NARRATIVE OF A JOURNEY THROUGH SYRIA AND PALESTINE IN 1851 AND 1852 Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1854. 2 volumes, 8vo, 2 colour frontispieces, folding map with routes drawn in red pen, folding plan, folding plate, publisher's catalogue at rear of volume 2, modern half

Lot #: 476

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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WALES - HOARE, SIR RICHARD COLT THE ITINERARY OF ARCHBISHOP BALDWIN THROUGH WALES, A.D. MCLXXXVIII, by Giraldus de Barri. London: W. Miller, 1806. 2 volumes, 4to, 59 engraved plates and maps, and 1 large coloured folding map, half-titles, contemporary calf, rebacked, dark green morocco labels, 8cm

Lot #: 477

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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WYVILLE THOMSON, SIR CHARLES THE VOYAGE OF THE 'CHALLENGER'... London: Macmillan, 1877. 2 volumes, first edition, portrait, 43 charts, maps and plates, original green cloth gilt, covers slightly rubbed, with bookplates and gilt stamps of The Cruising Association; Markham, Captain Albert Hastings

Lot #: 478

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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YORKSHIRE - MARSHALL, WILLIAM THE RURAL ECONOMY OF YORKSHIRE London: T. Cadell, 1788. First edition, 2 volumes, 8vo, 2 folding maps, contemporary tree calf gilt, slightly rubbed

Lot #: 479

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019