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Auction date Thursday, 9 December 2021 13:00 - 17:00 GMT

Thursday 9 December - 1pm
Lot 501 -  696
       Printed Books, Manuscripts and Maps

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Lot Title Estimate Hammer price
679 FIGUIER, Louis (1819-94). Les Merveilles de l' Industrie, Paris, [1873-77], 4 vols., contemporary morocco-backed boards. With 3 other works in 6 vols. (10) £300 - £500 £50 View
680 La Nature. Review des Sciences et de Leurs Applications aux Arts et l' Industrie, Paris, 1873-1912, 40 vols. bound in 39, 4to, illustrations, contemporary morocco-backed cloth. (39) £200 - £300 - View
681 WIEDEMANN, Christian Rudolph Wilhelm (1770-1840). Archiv für Zoologie und Zootomie, Berlin, 1800, 6 vols., folding plates, contemporary green paper boards. FIRST EDITION. (6) £200 - £300 £170 View
682 HELMHOLTZ, Hermann von (1821-94). Die Lehre con den Tonempfindungen als Physiologische Grundale für die Theorie der Musik, Braunschweig, 1863, contemporary cloth-backed boards. FIRST EDITION. With 2 other works in 4 vols. (5) £200 - £300 £70 View
683 DECORATIVE FRENCH PAPER AND CLOTH BINDINGS - Les Insectes, [Paris, c. 1825], original yellow decorated paper boards. With c. 30 others. (qty) £200 - £300 £600 View
684 STEIN, Sigmund Theodor (1840-91). Das Licht in Dienste Wissenschaftlicher Forschung, Leipzig, 1877, large 8vo, plates and illustrations, modern boards. FIRST EDITION. £70 - £100 - View
685 Der Königl. Akademie der Wissenschaften in Paris. Physische Abhandlungen, Breslau, 1748-54, 10 vols., plates, contemporary paper boards. With Mémoires de l' Institut National des Sciences et Arts (Paris, [1792-1803], 4 vols., boards). (14) £300 - £500 £220 View
686 WEBER, J. C. (1801-75). Die Alpen-Pflanzen, Munich, [1867-68], 4 vols., 400 hand-coloured plates of Alpine plants, original pictorial cloth gilt. (4) £70 - £100 £80 View
687 ALPHÉRAKY, Sergius (1850-1918). The Geese of Europe and Asia, London, 1905, coloured lithographed plates, original dark green cloth gilt. FIRST EDITION. £100 - £150 £150 View
688 BIRDS - Percy R. Lowe (1870-1948). Our Common Sea-birds, London, [c. 1919], illustrations, original cloth. FIRST EDITION. With 6 other works of related interest in 9 vols. (10) £70 - £100 £60 View
689 THORBURN, Archibald (1860-1935). British Birds, London, 1917-18, 4 vols., coloured plates by Archibald Thorburn, original red cloth. Third edition. (4) £100 - £150 £170 View
690 BANNERMAN, David Armitage (1886-1979). The Birds of the British Isles, Edinburgh, 1953-63, 12 vols., coloured plates by George E. Lodge, original cloth, dust-jackets. FIRST EDITION. (12) £100 - £150 £50 View
691 A large quantity of miscellaneous, mostly science, books in 6 boxes. Provenance: from the Collection of Peter and Margarethe Braune. The lot sold not subject to return. (qty) £0 - £0 £3,200 View
692 A large quantity of miscellaneous, mostly science, books in 6 boxes. Provenance: from the Collection of Peter and Margarethe Braune. The lot sold not subject to return. (qty) £0 - £0 £1,900 View
693 A large quantity of miscellaneous, mostly science, books in 6 boxes. Provenance: from the Collection of Peter and Margarethe Braune. The lot sold not subject to return. (qty) £0 - £0 £1,700 View
694 A large quantity of miscellaneous, mostly science, books in 6 boxes. Provenance: from the Collection of Peter and Margarethe Braune. The lot sold not subject to return. (qty) £0 - £0 £950 View
695 A large quantity of miscellaneous, mostly science, books in 4 boxes. Provenance: from the Collection of Peter and Margarethe Braune. The lot sold not subject to return. (qty) £0 - £0 £450 View
696 The remainder of the science library of Peter and Margarethe Braune comprising a very large collection of miscellaneous periodicals, journals, catalogues, reference books, etc. Provenance: from the Collection of Peter and Margarethe Braune. (qty) £0 - £0 £160 View

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