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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
547 OGILBY, John (1600-76). The Road from London to Arundel, hand-coloured engraved "strip map", [London, c. 1675], framed and glazed. £40 - £60 £80 View
548 BLAEU, Johannes (1596-1653). Monumethensis comitatus vernacule Monmouth Shire, [Amsterdam, c. 1645], hand-coloured engraved map, framed and glazed. With 2 other maps. (3) £50 - £80 £30 View
548a [SANSON, Nicolas (1600-67)]. Novissima Descriptio Angliæ, Scotiæ et Hiberniæ, [Paris: c. 1650], hand-coloured engraved map of the British Isles, framed and grazed. With another map of the British Isles by Edward Wells. (2) £200 - £300 £180 View
549 MEDITERRANEAN PORTS AND HARBOURS - A collection of c. 120 manuscript coastal charts in an album, 230 x 315mm., dated variously 1720-1804. £300 - £500 £1,600 View
550 [DEFOE, Daniel (c. 1660-1731)]. The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, London, 1722, contemporary calf. Sixth edition. £200 - £300 £350 View
552a YEATS, W. B. (1865-1939). The Trembling of the Veil, London, 1922, original parchment-backed paper boards, dust-jacket. FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 614 OF 1,000 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. £200 - £300 £400 View
553 KEPLER, Johannes (1571-1630). Ad vitellionem paralipomena, quibus astronomiæ pars optica traditur, Frankfurt, 1604, contemporary calf. FIRST EDITION. £2,000 - £3,000 £3,000 View
554 VAN DEN KEERE, Pieter (1571-c.1646) [and John SPEED (1552-1629)]. Miniature Atlas, [?]London, c. 1642, contemporary half calf. £100 - £150 £420 View
555 BOWEN, Emanuel (1694-1767). A New and Accurate Map of Turky in Asia, Arabia, [London, c. 1744], engraved map, 350 x 425mm.; with 5 other maps. (6) £70 - £100 £100 View
556 MARTYN [or MARTIN], William (1562-1617). The Historie and Lives of the Kings of England, London, 1638, contemporary calf. £100 - £150 £350 View
557 LISIANSKY [or LYSIANSKYI], Yury Federovich (1773-1837). A Voyage Round the World, London, 1814, unbound. FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH. £700 - £1,000 £1,000 View
558 [BEETHOVEN, Ludvig Van (1770-1827)]. A two-page autograph letter referring to Beethoven, dated 31 Oct. 1839. £200 - £300 £100 View
559 BAUM, Frank L. (1856-1919). The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, Chicago, 1900, defective, original cloth. FIRST EDITION. With the same author's The Marvelous Land of Oz ([Chicago, n.d.]), also defective. (2) £100 - £150 £120 View
560 POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin, London, 1903, 12mo, 27 full-page coloured illustrations by Beatrix Potter (some fraying with slight loss), original boards. FIRST EDITION. With another book by the same author (defective). (2) £70 - £100 - View
561 GRAHAME, Kenneth (1859-1932). The Wind in the Willows, London, 1908, original cloth. Second edition. With 9 other books. (10) £150 - £250 £300 View
562 KIPLING, Rudyard (1865-1936). Three autograph letters. And another letter, unrelated. (4) £200 - £300 £480 View
563 [JACOB, Antoine (1639-85), known as "MONTFLEURY"]. Les Oeuvres, The Hague, 1755, 2 vols., 12mo, hand-coloured plates, contemporary calf. (2) £100 - £150 - View
564 [VOLTAIRE, François-Marie Arouet (1694-1778)]. La Pucelle d'Orléans, [Paris or Geneva], 1780, VERY FINELY BOUND by Chambolle-Duru. £300 - £500 £200 View
565 [CHARLES I, King of England (1600-49)]. Histoire entiere et veritable du procez de Charles Stuart, Roy D' Angleterre, [?Paris], 1650, contemporary calf. £100 - £150 £50 View
566 L' ENCLOS, Ninon de (1620-1705). Mémoires et Lettres, Rotterdam, 1751, contemporary calf. FIRST EDITION. £100 - £150 £70 View
567 SEVIGNÉ, Madame de (1626-96). Recueil des Lettres, Paris, 1763, 8 vols., contemporary calf. (8) £150 - £250 £100 View
568 BINDING - Jean de la FONTAINE (1621-95). Contes et Nouvelles, Lyon, 1874, 2 vols., EXCEPTIONALLY FINELY BOUND in contemporary scarlet morocco by Chatelin. (2) £300 - £500 £200 View
569 BINDING - Clément MAROT (1496-1544). Poésies, Paris, [1951], 2 vols., FINELY BOUND in contemporary burgundy morocco. (2) £200 - £300 £180 View
570 BINDING - Victor HUGO (1802-85). Hernani, Paris, 1890, EXCEPTIONALLY FINELY BOUND in olive morocco by Chambolle-Duru, "Exemplaire sur Hollande non mis dans la commerce", signed by the publisher. £500 - £800 £400 View

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