Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs

Lyon & Turnbull
Edinburgh

Date of the auction: 19.06.2019

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ART REFERENCE AND OTHER BOOKS INCLUDING CAW, SIR JAMES L. Sir James Guthrie. London: Macmillan and Co. Limited, 1932. Folio, original red cloth gilt; Cursiter, Stanley Looking Back. [N.p., n.d.] 8vo, bound photocopy of Cursiter's corrected proof? copy of the work; [Idem] Scottish Art. London: George

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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FURNITURE AND GARDENING 4 WORKS MacQuoid, Percy A History of English Furniture: The Age of Mahogany. London: Lawrence & Bullen, Ltd., 1906. Folio, original red cloth gilt; Jekyll, Gertrude Garden Ornament. London: Country Life/George Newnes, Ltd., 1918. Folio, original green half morocco; Timms

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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RUSKIN, JOHN THE WORKS London: G. Allen, 1903-1912. limited to 2062 copies, edited by E.T. Cook and Alexander Wedderburn, 39 volumes, 8vo, Library Edition, plates, original maroon cloth gilt, uncut, t.e.g., all but 2 volumes (vol. 36 & 37) with dustwrappers

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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TURNBULL, GEORGE A TREATISE ON ANCIENT PAINTING... London: A. Millar, 1740. Folio, 54 engraved plates, contemporary calf, joints split, bookplate, a little soiling and spotting [ESTC T114745

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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DORRET, JAMES A GENERAL MAP OF SCOTLAND AND ISLANDS THERETO BELONGING [1750], linen-backed map mounted on rollers, 1337 x 1770mm, some browning, a few tears to upper part around title with a little loss

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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GLOBES - GEORGE PHILIP & SON PHILIP'S BRITISH EMPIRE GLOBE London: George Philip & Son Ltd., 32 Fleet Street, Printed in Great Britain, 8" globe on original wooden stand, with various splits and wear; with George Philip & Son Betts's Portable Terrestrial Globe compiled from the latest and best

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ORTELIUS, ABRAHAM - ASIA INDIAE ORIENTALIS, INSULARUMQUE ADIACIENTIUM TYPUS Antwerp, [1570 or later], engraved map hand-coloured in outline, 355 x 507mm., handsomely framed and glazed

Lot #: 47

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SAYER, ROBERT THE ASIATIC & EUROPEAN PART[S] OF THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE London: Robert Sayer, 1788-1790, two maps framed together, hand-coloured in outline, total dimensions excluding frame 1290 x 490mm

Lot #: 50

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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A COLLECTION OF 5 CHILDREN'S BOOKS INCLUDING BANNERMAN, HELEN The Story of Little Black Sambo. London: Grant Richards, 1899. First edition, 32mo., contents detached, 6 leaves with sellotape stains, slight paper erasure to title, library blindstamp to endpapers, slight finger soiling, a few short

Lot #: 53

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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[BACKGAMMON] - SOUMILLE, BERNARD LAURENT, L'ABBÉ LE GRAND TRICTRAC, OU METHODE FACILE POUR APPRENDRE SANS MAITRE la marche, les termes, les regles & une grande partie des finesses de ce Jeu. Avignon: Alexandre Giroud, 1756. Seconde édition, revuë. Second edition, 12mo, pp. [20], 438, half-title

Lot #: 65

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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BARTOLI, PIETRO SANTI GLI ANTICHI SEPOLCRI, OVERO MAUSOLEI ROMANI ET ETRUSCHI, TROVATI IN ROME & IN ALTRI LUOGHI CELEBRI Rome: Stamperia de Antonio de Rossi, 1697. Small folio (333 x 210mm.), pp. xiv; 117 engraved plates (3 unnumbered, then numbered 1-110, with 4a, 72a, 72b & 1 unnumbered between

Lot #: 66

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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CONTINENTAL LEATHER BOUND WORKS 9 VOLUMES Tasso, Torquato La Gerusalemme e l'Aminta... Paris: Baudry, 1836. 2 volumes, 8vo, contemporary dark blue half calf gilt; Petrarca, F. Le Rime... Paris: Baudry, 1836. 2 volumes, 8vo, contemporary dark blue half calf gilt; Secrets Concernant les Arts et

Lot #: 68

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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DU CHOUL, GUILLAUME DISCORSO SOPRA LA CASTRAMETATIONE ET BAGNI ANTICHI DE I GRECI ET ROMANI [Venice]: per Innocenzo Olmo, 1558. Small 8vo., with 43 engravings in the text and a folding plan in two parts of a Roman Camp at the end, contemporary vellum, rebacked, endpapers renewed, one or two

Lot #: 69

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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FENDT, TOBIAS MONUMENTA SEPULCRORUM CUM EPIGRAPHIS, INGENIO ET DOCTRINA EXCELLENTIUM VIRORUM: aliorumque tam prisci quam nostri seculi memorabilium hominum: de archetypis expressa. [Breslau: Crispin Scharffenberg], 1574. Folio, engraved title-page, 129 engraved plates, contemporary calf, gilt

Lot #: 70

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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FRENCH LITERATURE, 2 SETS, INCLUDING COUPÉ, J.M.L. HISTOIRE UNIVERSELLE DES THÉATRES DE TOUTES LES NATIONS, depuis Thespis jusqu'à nos jours. Paris: les auteurs, 1779-80. 13 volumes in 12, 8vo, 44 engraved plates (12 folding), contemporary quarter calf, gilt, head of a few spines rubbed

Lot #: 72

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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KORAN - QURAN L'ALCORAN DE MAHOMET, TRANSLATÉ D'ARABE EN FRANCOIS Par le Sieur du Ryer. Paris: Antoine de Sommaville, 1649. 12mo, title printed in red and black, contemporary vellum, armorial bookplate of John Godfrey of Wye in the County of Kent, [USTC 1021863

Lot #: 75

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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LIGORIO, PIRRO ICHNOGRAPHIA VILLÆ TIBURTINÆ HADRIANI CÆSARIS olim a Pyrrho Ligorio delineata et descripta, postea a Francisco Continio ... recognita ..., nunc denuo affabre ære incisa, in elegantiorem ... formam redacta, addita expositione Latina.-Pianta della villa Tiburtina de Adriano Cesare, etc

Lot #: 76

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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PALOMINO DE CASTRO Y VELASCO, ANTONIO HISTOIRE ABREGÉE DES PLUS FAMEUX PEINTRES, SCULPTEURS ET ARCHITECTES ESPAGNOLS Paris: Delaguette, 1749. 12mo., contemporary mottled calf, spine decorated gilt in compartments, red morocco lettering piece, joints cracking, book plate of John Bury; Orlandi

Lot #: 80

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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PETRONIUS ARBITER, TITUS SATYRICON CUM FRAGMENTO NUPER TRAGURII REPERTO Amsterdam: J. Blaeu, 1669. 8vo, engraved title-page, later calf, a couple of small holes only slightly affecting a few letters

Lot #: 83

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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QIMHI DAWID BEN YOSEF BEN YIZHAQ IBN VATICINATIONES ABDIAE, JONAE ET SOPHONIAE PROPHETARUM CALDAEA EXPOSITIONE, quatenus variat ab Hebraeo et commentariis trium insignium Rabbinorum. [Paris], apud Martin Le Jeune, 1566. 4to, [viii, 122, [1], [USTC 154626]; bound after [Bible] Canticum canticorum

Lot #: 85

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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RABELAIS, FRANÇOIS OEUVRES...AVEC DES REMARQUES HISTORIQUES ET CRITIQUES DE MR LE DUCHAT Amsterdam: Jean Fredrick Bernard, 1741. 4to, 3 volumes, engraved title page in volumes 1 and 3, engraved frontispiece in volume 2, 18 plates including map, contemporary calf, spine s gilt, hinges slightly split

Lot #: 86

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SENECA LES OEUVRES DE LUC. ANN. SENEQUE mises en françois par Matthieu de Chalvet. Paris: M. Blageart & M. Brunet, 1638. Folio, engraved title vignette, modern calf, lower third of text dampstained, inscribed on endpaper "Ex Libris majestri Jr Le Cousturier du Le notre Parisien

Lot #: 88

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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VELLUM BINDINGS - PLINIUS SECUNDUS, CAIUS NATURALIS HISTORIAE Leiden & Rotterdam: Hackios, 1668-69. 3 volumes, 8vo, engraved additional titles in all volumes, contemporary vellum

Lot #: 91

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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BURNETT, JOHN A TREATISE ON VARIOUS BRANCHES OF THE CRIMINAL LAW OF SCOTLAND Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Company, 1811. 4to, half-title, modern orange cloth gilt, some browning and dampstaining, early ownership signature to title-page

Lot #: 96

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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DELLA CROCE, FLAMINIO L'ESSERCITIO DELLA CAVALLERIA... Antwerp: Henrico Aertsio, 1625. Folio, 15 engraved plates, 19th century quarter pigskin gilt, some browning to leaves, H2 mis-bound, a little marginal worming only affecting text, slightly, to title-page

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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[DRUMMOND DE MELFORT, GUY, COMTE DE] [TRAITÉ SUR LA CAVALERIE] [Paris: Guillaume Desprez, 1776] Large folio, atlas volume (text volume not present), containing 31 numbered double page plates (plate 2 is lacking), 2 unnumbered double page plates and 6 unnumbered single page plates after Ridinger

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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FOUNTAINHALL, SIR JOHN LAUDER OF THE DECISIONS OF THE LORDS OF COUNCIL AND SESSION from June 6th, 1678, to July 30th, 1712. Edinburgh: G. Hamilton & J. Balfour, 1759-61. 2 volumes, folio, contemporary calf neatly rebacked, endpapers renewed, volume 1 lacking free-endpaper; Falconer, David The

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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NATIONAL COVENANT, FACSIMILE OF, [1639] EDINBURGH: R. D. DAVIDSON, [1848?] 985 x 795mm., engraved facsimile of the copy presented to the Advocates' Library by William Aytoun, junior, in 1703 (stated in an oval in the border at the top), with yellow and red hand-colouring, highlighted in gold, arched

Lot #: 110

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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PERRINCHIEF, RICHARD THE ROYAL MARTYR: OR, THE LIFE AND DEATH OF KING CHARLES I London: J.M. for R. Royston, 1776. First edition, 8vo, [xiv], 311, [5] engraved frontispiece portrait, lacking 2 leaves [X7-8] at end, contemporary calf, one corner a bit worn

Lot #: 113

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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POOR RELIEF & LAWS, 3 WORKS INCLUDING THE LAWS CONCERNING THE POOR London: Arthur Collins, 1708. Second edition, 12mo, contemporary calf rebacked with later cloth spine, browning, plates, ink, and perforated stamps of the Law Library of Los Angeles [ESTC N19908 listing only four copies of this

Lot #: 114

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SCOTTISH HISTORY 19 BOOKS, INCLUDING TYTLER History of Scotland. London: William Mackenzie, [n.d.] 9 volumes, 4to, original red cloth gilt; Jones, Theophilus A History of the County of Brecknock. Brecknock: Edwin Davies, 1898. 4to, original blue half morocco gilt; Anderson, William The Scottish

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SCOTTISH HISTORY, 6 WORKS COMPRISING [LESLIE, CHARLES] Gallienus Redivivus or Murther Will Out &C. Being a true Account of the De-Witting of Glencoe, Gaffney, &c., Edinburgh: Printed in the year, 1695. 4to, 20, 9-16, disbound, pp.15-16 in early pen facsimile, title a little dusty, [ESTC 228425

Lot #: 117

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SURREY YEOMANRY CAVALRY - LT. COL. WILLIAM KING, EARL OF LOVELACE REGULATIONS AND ALLOWANCES APPLICABLE TO CORPS OF YEOMANRY CALVARY By Authority, Printed by J. Hartnell, 1833. 8vo, with autograph letter to Lord King confirming his commission as Lt. Colonel Commandant of the Surrey Regiment of

Lot #: 121

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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THE SCOTS LAW TIMES REPORTS 38 VOLUMES Edinburgh: W. Green & Son, 1923-1962. 8vo, without volumes for 1950 & 1958, original red cloth gilt, ownership stamps to endpapers

Lot #: 122

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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AESOP FABULARUM AESOPICARUM DELECTUS Oxford: E Theatro Sheldoniano, excudebat Johan. Croke, 1698. 8vo, [xvi], 128, [vii], title with engraved vignette, engraved frontispiece, inscribed on endpaper "R Laxtone [?], Co: Div. John Cantab. Soc. 1744", contemporary half calf, worn, covers detached

Lot #: 129

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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CONGREVE, WILLIAM THE WORKS Birmingham: John Baskerville, 1761. 3 volumes, 8vo, portrait, 5 plates, contemporary red morocco gilt, a little browning and spotting to some leaves (3

Lot #: 138

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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FLEMING, IAN OCTOPUSSY AND THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS London: Jonathan Cape, 1966. First edition, 8vo, original cloth, dust-jacket in fine condition

Lot #: 146

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HARDY, THOMAS PROGRAMME: TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLES being his adaption for the stage [for] |The Hardy Players... at the Corn Exchange, Dorchester, on Wed. November 26th, 1924. 4to, 29 x 23cm., original cream wrappers, sewn as issued, covers lightly dust-soiled

Lot #: 152

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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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

Lot #: 153

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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MODERN FIRST EDITIONS, 3 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 The Wasp Factory. London: Macmillan, 1984. 8vo, original brown

Lot #: 157

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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PLATO THE WORKS, VIZ. HIS FIFTY-FIVE DIALOGUES, AND TWELVE EPISTLES, EDITED BY THOMAS TAYLOR London: for Thomas Taylor, 1804. 5 volumes, 4to, 1 engraved plate at end of volume 1, very fine modern contemporary style diced calf gilt, spines gilt

Lot #: 160

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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RANKIN, IAN THE FLOOD Edinburgh: Polygon, 1986. First edition, paperback, signed by Rankin to endpaper, original card covers, a little edgewear to covers

Lot #: 162

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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THACKERAY, WILLIAM MAKEPEACE, AND OTHERS 38 BOOKS Thackeray, W.M. [Works.] London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1869. 22 volumes, 8vo, original green cloth gilt; Scott, Sir Walter Waverley Novels. Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1846. 5 volumes, 8vo, contemporary half calf, worn; Johnson, Samuel The Rambler

Lot #: 168

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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19TH CENTURY BRITISH GOVERNMENT MINISTERS, A LARGE COLLECTION INCLUDING CARDWELL, VISCOUNT EDWARD (1813-1886), Autograph letter signed to H.R.H. the Duke of Cambridge, War Office, 22 Dec. 1868; Wyndham, George, Irish Secretary 1895 A.L.S. to H.R.H. Duke of Cambridge. War Office, 15. 2. '00, 3pp; and

Lot #: 171

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ANDERSON, SIR EDMUND (1530-1605, LORD CHIEF JUSTICE OF COMMON PLEAS UNDER ELIZABETH I) DOCUMENT SIGNED 10 x 23cm, mounted on an album leaf

Lot #: 175

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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BEATON, DAVID (C.1494-1546), ARCHBISHOP OF ST ANDREWS AND THE LAST SCOTTISH CARDINAL PRIOR TO THE REFORMATION LETTER SIGNED, D[AVID] CARD[INA]LIS S[ANC]TI ANDREE, ONE PAGE FOLIO, Edinburgh, 9th November 1542, to Cardinal Alexandro Farnese, in Latin. Beaton writes to his correspondent as a result of

Lot #: 177

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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CAMPBELL, JOHN, 2ND DUKE OF ARGYLL, 1ST DUKE OF GREENWICH (1680-1743) AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED "ARGYLL" TO RONALD CAMPBELL, Writer to the Signet, "Ronald... you tell me you desire to send me the thousand pound so soon as you can... I cant imagine whow (how) you can think I live here and I dair assure

Lot #: 181

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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COPE, SIR JOHN (1690-1760), LIEUTENANT-GENERAL, COMMANDER OF THE KING'S FORCES IN SCOTLAND [RIOTS IN LEEDS] AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED ("JNO COPE") TO LIEUT. GENERAL FOWKE (1690-1765) discussing the Waters of Cheltenham Spa, "Scarborough is so full that people of fashion are forces to lye in garrets

Lot #: 184

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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DASHWOOD, CHARLES (1787-1832) MEXICO & GUATEMALA - A COLLECTION OF LETTERS AND JOURNAL EXTRACTS Xalapa, Mexico 6 letters, comprising 5 ALS from Dashwood and one from his wife, Caroline, written to family members about life in Mexico, dated between 1827-1828; Journal two manuscript copies of extracts

Lot #: 185

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES, 1961-97 & PRINCE CHARLES, (B.1948) CHRISTMAS CARD FOR 1982, WTIH PHOTOGRAPH OF CHARLES AND DIANA WITH BABY WILLIAM colour photograph, signed by Charles and Diana, with envelope franked "Buckingham Palace" addressed to Mr and Mrs L.S. Stephens

Lot #: 187

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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GEORGE III (1738-1820), KING OF GREAT BRITAIN MILITARY COMMISSION OF JOSEPH SNOW, ON VELLUM, appointing him Captain in a regiment led by Colonel Sir William Johnston, signed by the King ('George R.') at head, countersigned by the Duke of Portland, (the Prime Minister), with embossed paper seal, laid

Lot #: 208

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HARRIS, WILSON, M.P., EDITOR OF THE SPECTATOR; & BRITISH POLITICAL PARTY LEADERS AND M.P.S A COLLECTION, INCLUDING 3 PHOTOGRAPHS, A.L.S. FROM A. LASCELLES, on Buckingham Palace headed paper, discussing the King's appreciation of Harris's article; letter from C. E. Adeans, Buckingham Palace, 13 June

Lot #: 210

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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INVERESRAGAN, ARGYLL AND BUTE 5 AUTOGRAPH LETTERS , 2 FROM ROBERT HUNTER TO COLIN CAMPBELL of Inveresragan, at Greenock, 1 from Edward Nixon, relating to Hunter, 1 from Jon. Innes to Colin Campbell, 1 from John Glasgow, Irvine, to Colin Campbell, 1733-39, relating to cargos of timber to Port

Lot #: 214

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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KEPPEL, WILLEM VAN, (1702-54), 2ND EARL OF ALBERMARLE AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED TO ADAIR concerning various individuals, mentioning Jones for Second Lieutenant in the Marines and requesting a warrant appointing William Hawkes Surgeon's Mate in the King's Own Regiment, 1 leaf (with detached integral

Lot #: 217

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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MACANDREW, ROBERT, FRS [1802-1873]: NORWAY AND THE ARCTIC CIRCLE NOTES ON A DREDGING EXCURSION TO THE NORTH CAPE an 18pp. manuscript account written by MacAndrew detailing his voyage to the North Cape, Norway, in 1855, 333 x 211mm, a few corrections

Lot #: 220

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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[MACGREOR] - THE PERSECUTION OF THE CLAN GREGOR MANUSCRIPT LICENSE, DATED 1619 [POSSIBLY 1629], GRANTED TO DUNCAN CAMPBELL OF GLEN ORCHY giving him permission to 'intercommnune' with certain members of the Clan Gregor, 250 x 200mm., with twelve lines of writing and signatures possibly of James

Lot #: 221

Estimate: £900 - £1,200

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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MCLAREN, E.T. DR. JOHN BROWN Reminiscences of Dr. John Brown, a 25pp. manuscript account of the relationship between Dr. John Brown and E.T. Mclaren, in a ruled black notebook, 20 x 16.5cm, the text bearing a strong resemblance to the first chapter of McLaren's work Dr. John Brown and his Sisters

Lot #: 224

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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MODERN BRITISH PRIME MINISTERS, A COLLECTION OF 20 ITEMS, SIGNED BY 11 PRIME MINISTERS INCLUDING EDEN, ANTHONY. TYPED LETTER SIGNED, TO A.J. JACOBS, thanking him for a copy of his book Peace Without Pledges, 1 page, Foreign Office, 11 Oct. 1937; Eden, Sir A. clipped signature on Foreign Office

Lot #: 225

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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MUSICAL INSTERST: AUTOGRAPH ALBUM VARIOUS MUSICIANS AND SINGERS FROM THE 1950S, INCLUDING The London Harpsichord ensemble (John Francis, Millicent Silver, George Roth and others), René Soames, Max Wall, a signed photograph of opera singer Ena Mitchell, an early signature od Sean Connery as part of

Lot #: 226

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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O'CONNELL, DANIEL (1775-1847), IRISH POLITICAL LEADER ENVELOPE FRONT ADDRESSED TO REV. H. CARD, D.D., VICARAGE, GREAT MALVERN signed lower left, London, June 5 1832, 7 x 12cm

Lot #: 229

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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PERSIAN ILLUMINATED LEAF GILT AND BLUE WITH RED FLORAL BORDER DECORATION 605 x 275mm, manuscript text, some dampstaining and a little browning, framed and glazed

Lot #: 232

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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TRANTER, NIGEL A COLLECTION OF MANUSCRIPT AND TYPESCRIPT ITEMS Columba: corrected typescript, 501pp., inscribed: "Joan's own copy, acknowledging her aid, with gratitude, Nigel" [Tranter's Columba , 1987 is dedicated to Joan]; [and] a collection of original manuscript notes for 'Columba', in 62

Lot #: 258

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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GLASSE, HANNAH THE ART OF COOKERY MADE PLAIN AND EASY London, 1755. Fifth edition, 8vo, half-title, signed "H. Glasse" on page 1, recent antique-style calf

Lot #: 274

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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LEATHER BOUND WORKS 6 BOOKS Wyndham, Henry Penruddocke A Tour through Monmouthshire and Wales... Salisbury: E. Easton, 1781. Second edition, 4to, 16 engraved plates, contemporary half calf, some wear to covers, a little internal soiling; Wordsworth, Christopher Greece... London: Wm. S. Orr and Co

Lot #: 276

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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SCOTTISH UNIVERSITIES REPORT MADE TO HIS MAJESTY BY A ROYAL COMMISSION OF INQUIRY into the State of the Universities of Scotland. Ordered by the House of Commons, to be printed, 7 October, 1831. Folio, half calf, worn, covers detached

Lot #: 284

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HAMILTON SMITH, LIEUTENANT COLONEL CHARLES THE NATURAL HISTORY OF THE HUMAN SPECIES Edinburgh: W.H. Lizars, 1848. 8vo, 35 plates (including 27 coloured), original blue cloth gilt, hinges a little loose, slight darkening to covers, title-page a little browned

Lot #: 297

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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NATURAL HISTORY 6 BOOKS Ruschi, Augusto Beija-Flores do Estado do Espírito Santo. Hummingbirds of State of Espírito Santo. Santa Theresa: Estação Biológica do Museum Nacional U.F.R.J., [1982]. Folio, original boards, dust-jacket; Simpson, N. Douglas A Bibliographical Index of the British Flora

Lot #: 301

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ORNITHOLOGY, 12 VOLUMES INCLUDING PETERSON, ROGER TORY & VIRGINIA MARIE Audubon's Birds of America. New York: Abbeville Press Publishers, 1981. Baby elephant folio, dust-jacket, slipcase; LeClerc, Georges-Louis, Comte de Buffon All the World's Birds. Rizzoli, 2008. Folio, dust-jacket, slipcase

Lot #: 304

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HORSBURGH, JAMES A COLLECTION OF WATERCOLOURS SHOWING SCOTTISH SCENERY AND LIFE 98 mounted sketches, mostly watercolour but some pen and ink, showing scenery around Sutherland and Killiecrankie, with several showing interior scenes of crofts, and 4 mounted albumen photographs showing Highland estate

Lot #: 313

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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[§] BENTLEY, NICOLAS 15 CARICATURES comprising Daphne Du Maurier, Charles Morgan, C.S. Lewis, Queen Victoria entitled "The Private Life of Queen Victoria: We are not Amused", William Wytcherley, Henry Fox Lord Holland, Benjamin Robert Haydon, Dr Crippen, Lord Erskine, Beau Brummell, A.C. Swinburne

Lot #: 316

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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[§] BENTLEY, NICOLAS ILLUSTRATIONS FOR BOOKS, NEWSPAPERS AND ADVERTISEMENTS 39 pieces comprising 56 illustrations, including three illustrations for "Characteristics of the British" ("Obsessive interest in matters horticultural"; "Refusal to be put upon"; "Cheerfulness in the face of adversity

Lot #: 317

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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BIRMINGHAM & TAMWORTH: THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER BODEN AND ADAMS Birmingham: Boden and Adams, 1769. 8vo, without frontispiece, contemporary calf, joints split [ESTC T224336, RARE: only one copy listed, in Birmingham University Library, however this copy differs in collation as follows: pi2 b-d4 e1

Lot #: 319

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER CAMBRIDGE, 1837 Cambridge: John William Parker, 1837. 16mo, contemporary yellow metal and red velvet, clasp detached, original red morocco slipcase

Lot #: 320

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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[HICKES, GEORGE] RAVILLAC REDIVIVUS, BEING A NARRATIVE OF THE LATE TRYAL OF MR JAMES MITCHEL, a Conventicle-Preacher, who was Executed the 18th of January last. London: Henry Hills, 1678. 4to, 78pp., modern wrappers, title repaired and laid down, lacks last blank leaf, [ESTC R10945

Lot #: 327

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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POLHIL, EDWARD ARMATURA DEI: OR, A PREPARATION FOR SUFFERING IN AN EVIL DAY London: Thomas Cockerill, 1682. 8vo, contemporary calf, worn, some worming to inner margin affecting several letters [ESTC R3431]; J.S. [John Shirley] An Epitomy of Ecclesiastical History... London: W. Thackeray, 1692

Lot #: 335

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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EDIS, OLIVE THOMAS HARDY platinum print, 360 x 283mm, showing Hardy at his desk, c.1923

Lot #: 344

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HILL, DAVID OCTAVIUS AND ROBERT ADAMSON REV. DR. PATRICK FAIRBAIRN, 1805-1874, OF SALTOUN Principal of New College, Glasgow, salt print from calotype negative, [1843-47], 197 x 146mm

Lot #: 347

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HILL, DAVID OCTAVIUS, AND ROBERT ADAMSON JAMES BALLANTYNE, (1808-1877), STAINED GLASS ARTIST AND WRITER, titled in pencil on the back 'The Gaberlunzie', a term used for a licensed Scottish beggar and the description of the character Edie Ochiltree in Scott's 'The Antiquary', salt print from calotype

Lot #: 349

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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HILL, DAVID OCTAVIUS, AND ROBERT ADAMSON THE ARTIST AND THE GRAVEDIGGER IN GREYFRIARS CHURCHYARD, WITH DAVID OCTAVIUS HILL, his nieces the Misses Watson and an unknown man, salt print from calotype negative, [1843-47], 201 x 148mm

Lot #: 350

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 19 Jun 2019

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ORPEN, WILLIAM SIGNED ALBUMEN PRINT OF THE ARTIST signed and inscribed to mount: "To Hollander with regards William Orpen, 1931", 157 x 226mm

Lot #: 352

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Jun 2019