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Printed Books, Manuscripts and Maps

Absentee bids accepted until Thursday, 9 December 2021

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
584 STRACHEY-SENHOUSE COPY - François de Salignac DE LA MOTHE-FÉNELON (1651-1715). Les Aventures de Telemaque, 1720, vol one only (of 2), contemporary calf. Provenance: LYTTON STRACHEY and ROGER SENHOUSE (labels). £300 - £500 £200 View
585 ART REFERENCE - Josep PALAU I FABRE (1917-2008). Picasso. Life and Work of the Early Years 1881-1907, Oxford, 1981, original buckram. With 15 other art reference books. (16) £70 - £100 £45 View
586 COBURN, Alvin Langdon (1882-1966, photographer). Men of Mark, London and New York, 1913, original buckram. FIRST EDITION. £200 - £300 £650 View
587 APIAN, Peter (1495-1552). Astronomicum Caesareum, Leipzig, 1967, modern pigskin. Facsimile edition. £100 - £150 £180 View
588 BOWEN, Thomas (b. 1790). A Map of the Island of Tobago, London, 1779, framed and glazed. With 2 other related maps. (3) £70 - £100 £20 View
589 [BRAITHWAITE, Richard (1588-1673)]. Drunken Barnaby’s Four Journeys to the North of England, 1723, contemporary calf. £70 - £100 £35 View
590 [BUTLER, Samuel (1613-80)]. Hudibras, Cambridge, 1744, 2 vols., contemporary calf. With another book. (3) £70 - £100 £25 View
591 BYRON, Lord (1788-1824). Manfred. A Dramatic Poem, London, 1817, contemporary half calf. With other works by Byron bound in. £70 - £100 £20 View
592 The Escape, Wanderings, and Preservation of a Hare, London, [c. 1830], wrappers. With 6 other books. (7) £70 - £100 £110 View
593 FONTANI, Francesco (1748-1818). Viaggio Pittorico della Toscana, Florence, 1968, 3 vols., wrappers. Facsimile edition. (3) £50 - £80 - View
594 GRAHAM, Bob (b. 1942). A collection of 75 original pen, ink and grey wash drawings, [c. 1990]. £300 - £500 £260 View
595 MEID, Hans (1883-1957, illustrator). Zwanzig Radierungen zur Bibel, Leipzig, 1916-19, unbound, as issued, in 2 portfolios. Limited edition. (2) £150 - £250 - View
596 MISCELLANY, 20th CENTURY - Muriel SPARK (1918-2006). The Ballad of Peckham Rye, London, 1960, original cloth, dust-jacket. FIRST EDITION. With 8 other works in 9 vols. (10) £200 - £300 £350 View
597 POWELL, Anthony (1905-2000). [A Dance to the Music of Time], London, 1957-77, 12 vols., original cloth, dust-jackets. Mixed editions, but including 8 FIRST EDITIONS. (12) £250 - £300 £260 View
598 SAINT AUGUSTINE or AUGUSTINE OF HIPPO (354-430). Opuscula, Paris, 1521, contemporary calf. £200 - £300 £400 View
599 [STERNE, Laurence (1713-68)]. Letters from Yorick to Eliza, London, 1775, contemporary russia. FIRST EDITION. £40 - £60 £30 View
600 VIRGINIA - Thomas GLOVER (1647-97). An Account of Virginia [from the "Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society", London], 1676, stitched. £300 - £500 £420 View
601 MISCELLANY - ALBERTUS MAGNUS ([?]1193-1280, attrib.). De secretis mulierum, Amsterdam, 1740, contemporary calf. With 14 other books. (15) £400 - £600 £800 View
602 DESCARTES, René (1596-1650). Meditationes de prima philosophia, Amsterdam, 1685, contemporary vellum. £200 - £300 £260 View
603 "CARROLL, Lewis" [i.e. Charles Lutwidge DODGSON (1832-98)]. The Nursery "Alice", London, 1890, original pictorial boards. £100 - £150 £280 View
604 Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam ... Reproduced from a manuscript written and illuminated by F. Sangorski and G. Sutcliffe, London, [1911], original pictorial cloth gilt. With 6 other editions of the same work. (7) £300 - £500 £280 View
605 LEE, Laurie (1914-97). Cider with Rosie, London, 1959, original buckram, dust-jacket. FIRST EDITION. £70 - £100 £90 View
606 ILLUSTRATED BOOKS - Victor ADAM (1801-[?]66). Alphabets et Chiffres Récréatifs, Paris, [c. 1834], 9 lithographed plates, original pictorial wrappers. With 4 other illustrated books. (5) £100 - £150 £20 View
607 BANKS, Iain (1954-2013). The Wasp Factory, London, 1934, original cloth, dust-jacket. A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION of the author's first book. £70 - £100 £60 View

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