Fine Books, Maps & Manuscripts
4 Dec 2012, starting at 15:00 EST.

Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

lots

FER, NICOLAS DE. 1646-1720. Mappe-Monde ou Carte Generale de la Terre. Paris: chez l'auteur, 1705/1711.

COOK'S SECOND VOYAGE. COOK, JAMES. 1728-1779. A Voyage towards the South Pole, and Round the World. Performed ... In the years 1772, 1773, 1774, and 1775. In which is included Captain Furneaux's Narrative ... during the Separation of the Ships. London: W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1777.

GAGE, THOMAS. c.1596-1656. The English-American his Travail by Sea and Land: or, A New Survey of the West-India's, containing a journall of three thousand and three hundred miles within the main Land of America. London: R. Cotes, sold by Humphrey Blunden and Thomas Williams, 1648.

MALLET, ALLAIN MANESSON. 1630-1706. Description de l'univers ... tome cinquieme. Paris: Denys Thierry, 1683.

MONTE, URBANO. 1544-1613. [Manuscript Wall Map of the World.] Milan: 1587 (with additions to 1589).

ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT FACSIMILE. SMITAL, OTTOKAR, EDITOR. Les Croniques de Jherusalem Abregies. Munich: Kurt Wolff, [1924].

NEW YORK CITY. FAIRCHILD AERIAL CAMERA CORPORATION. Aerial Survey Manhattan Island, New York City ... This Mosaic was made by assembling 100 Aerial Photographs taken while flying over the area at an altitude of 10,000 feet.

BLIGH, WILLIAM. 1754-1817. A Narrative of the Mutiny on Board His Majesty's Ship Bounty; and the subsequent voyage of part of the crew, in the ship's boat, from Tofua, one of the Friendly Islands, to Timor, a Dutch settlement in the East Indies. London: George Nicol, 1790.

DELLA VALLE, PIETRO. 1586-1642. The Travels of Sig. Pietro della Valle, a noble roman into East India and Arabia Deserta ... Whereunto is added A Relation of Sir Thomas Roe's Voyage into the East-Indies. London: Printed by J. Macock for Henry Herringman, 1665.

COOK'S THIRD VOYAGE. COOK, JAMES, AND JAMES KING. A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean ... for making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere ... performed under the Direction of Captains Cook, Clerke, and Gore, in His Majesty's Ships the Resolution and Discovery; in the Years 1776, 1777, 1778, 1779, and 1780. London: W. & A. Strahan for G. Nicol and T. Cadell, 1784.

next page
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Arms & Armor, Coins & Medals, Motor Cars, Motorcycles, and Wine & Whisky:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first $100,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from $100,001 to $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price
12% on the excess over $2,000,000 of the Hammer Price

Payment Notices

Payment for purchases may be made in or by (a) cash, (b) cashier's check or money order, (c) personal check with approved credit drawn on a U.S. bank, (d) wire transfer or other immediate bank transfer, or (e) Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover credit, charge or debit card. A processing fee will be assessed on any returned checks. Please note that the amount of cash notes and cash equivalents that can be accepted from a given purchaser may be limited.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licences please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Lot symbols
¤ Without reserve
Contacts
  1. Customer Services & Bids (New York)
    Customer Services
    Bonhams
    Work
    Work +1 212 644 9001
    FaxFax: +1 212 644 9009
  2. Books (US)
    General Enquiries
    Bonhams
    Work
    Work +1 212 710 1308
    FaxFax: +1 212 644 9007
  3. Christina Geiger
    Specialist - Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs
    Bonhams
    Work
    580 Madison Avenue
    New York, United States 10022
    Work +1 212 644 9094
    FaxFax: +1 212 644 9007
Travel and directions
580 Madison Avenue
New York NY 10022
Tel: +1 212 644 9001
Fax: +1 212 644 9009