Printed Books and Maps
19 Feb 2013, starting at 10:30 GMT.

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LOTS
 of 80
  • Lot 1
    ALKEN (HENRY THOMAS) Panorama of a fox hunt, with entitled scenes, [1828]
    £800 - 1,200
    US$ 1,300 - 2,000

  • Lot 2
    ARMOUR UBOLDO (AMBROGIO) Descrizione degli elmi posseduti da Ambrogio Uboldo, nobile de-Villareggio, 1840; and another (2)
    Sold for £162 (US$ 272) inc. premium

  • Lot 4
    BELL RINGING JONES (WILLIAM), JOHN REEVES and THOMAS BLAKEMORE. Clavis campanalogia, or a Key to the Art of Ringing, 1788
    Sold for £600 (US$ 1,007) inc. premium

  • Lot 6
    BINDINGS DICKENS (CHARLES) Our Mutual Friend, 2 vol., 1865; and 33 others, similar (including 13 vol. of Scott's Works) (35)
    Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,889) inc. premium

  • Lot 7
    BINDINGS DRYDEN (JOHN) The Dramatick Works, 6 vol., 1762; Miscellaneous Works, 4 vol., 1767; The Works of Virgil, 4 vol., 1772, sold as bindings (14)
    Sold for £500 (US$ 839) inc. premium

  • Lot 9
    COLD BATHING FLOYER (JOHN) Psychrolousia [in Greek], Or, The History of Cold Bathing... Together With the Wonderful Effects of Bath Water, Drank Hot from the Pump, in Decay'd Stomachs, and in Most Diseases of the Bowels, Liver and Spleen etc., 2 parts in one vol., 1715
    Sold for £212 (US$ 356) inc. premium

  • Lot 11
    COSTUME A bound volume containing approximately 275 hand-coloured engraved fashion costume plates, and approximately 10 of hats, from Ackermann's "Repository", 1805-1826; and bound costume periodical (2)
    Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,779) inc. premium

  • Lot 12
    COSTUME - REINHARDT (JOHANN CHRISTIAN) A Collection of Swiss Costumes, in Miniature, 1822
    Sold for £375 (US$ 629) inc. premium

  • Lot 14
    DARWIN (CHARLES) - KRAUSE (ERNST) Erasmus Darwin... with a Preliminary Notice by Charles Darwin,inscribed by the publishers ("From C. Darwin"), 1879
    Sold for £600 (US$ 1,007) inc. premium

  • Lot 20
    EGYPTOLOGY DAVIES (NORMAN de GARIS) The Tomb of Puyemré at Thebes, 2 vol., ONE OF 500 COPIES, 1922-1923
    Sold for £200 (US$ 335) inc. premium

  • Lot 30
    EGYPTOLOGY PETTIGREW (THOMAS JOSEPH) A History of Egyptian Mummies, 1834
    Sold for £475 (US$ 797) inc. premium

  • Lot 32
    EGYPTOLOGY VYSE (HOWARD) Operations Carried on at the Pyramids of Gizeh in 1837, 2 vol. (of 3, lacking 1842 supplement), 1840
    Sold for £250 (US$ 419) inc. premium

  • Lot 34
    EGYPTOLOGY WILKINSON (JOHN GARDNER) Materia hieroglyphica. Containing the Egyptian Pantheon, and the Succession of the Pharoahs, 2 parts in one vol., 1828-[1830]
    Sold for £687 (US$ 1,154) inc. premium

  • Lot 37
    FOLIO SOCIETY GIBBON (EDWARD) The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, 8 vol, 1995; and a quantity of others, history and biography (quantity)
    Sold for £400 (US$ 671) inc. premium

  • Lot 38
    FOLIO SOCIETY WILLIAMS (GLYN) The Quest for the Northwest Passage, 2007; and a quantity of others, fiction (quantity)
    Sold for £437 (US$ 734) inc. premium

  • Lot 39
    GEORGE III Commission, 11 July 1811
    Sold for £112 (US$ 188) inc. premium

  • Lot 40
    GUN AT HOME AND ABROAD The Gun at Home and Abroad, 4 vol., LIMITED TO 500 COPIES, 1912-1915
    Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,309) inc. premium

  • Lot 42
    HARTSHORNE (ALBERT) Antiquarian papers of Albert Hartshorne and of his father, Charles Henry Hartshorne
    Sold for £600 (US$ 1,007) inc. premium

  • Lot 43
    HOLME (EDMOND, Bridge-Master) An Account and Admeasurement of the Public Briges, Within the Hundred of Salford, in the County of Salford, 1782
    Sold for £875 (US$ 1,469) inc. premium

  • Lot 46
    ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT LEAF Large historiated illuminated initial incorporating the figure of ?a jester
    Sold for £62 (US$ 104) inc. premium

  • Lot 47
    ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT LEAF Leaf from an illuminated Bible, c.1275; and another, C.1450 (2)
    £500 - 700
    US$ 840 - 1,200

  • Lot 48
    ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT LEAF Single leaf, from a Book of Hours, northern France, c.1450
    Sold for £150 (US$ 251) inc. premium

  • Lot 49
    ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT LEAF The Crucifixion, depicting Christ on the cross, against a black background within a decorative gilt frame
    Sold for £150 (US$ 251) inc. premium

  • Lot 50
    IRELAND [MOFFET (WILLIAM)?] The History of Ireland...to Which is Annexed a Heroic Description of Part of Cork... Inscribed to the Ugly Club, 2 parts in one vol., 1795
    £400 - 600
    US$ 670 - 1,000

  • Lot 51
    IRELAND - MOLYNEUX (WILLIAM) The Case of Ireland's Being Bound by Acts of Parliament in England...to Which is Added the Case of Tenures Upon the Commussion of Defective Titles, Argues by all the Judges of Ireland. With their Resolutions, and the Reasons of their Resolutions
    £100 - 200
    US$ 170 - 340

  • Lot 52
    JAMES (MONTAGUE RHODES) FARREN (ROBERT) The Birds of Aristophanes as Performed... at the Theatre Royal Cambridge, 1883-4
    Sold for £87 (US$ 146) inc. premium

  • Lot 54
    JOHNSON (OSA) An album containing approximately 115 photographs depicting the explorer Osa Johnson and her husband Martin Johnson, mostly in Safari in Africa, some in Borneo; 2 books, and related ephemera (small collection)
    Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,784) inc. premium

  • Lot 57
    LAW - JERSEY A Code of Laws for the Island of Jersey, 1771
    £300 - 400
    US$ 500 - 670

  • Lot 58
    MEDICINE Bibliotheca anatomica, medica, chirurgica... Containing a Description of the Several Parts of the Body, 3 vol., 1711-1714, sold as periodical
    Sold for £312 (US$ 524) inc. premium

  • Lot 59
    MEDICINE GÄBELKOVER (OSWALD) Artzneybuch, 5 parts in one vol., 1956
    Sold for £437 (US$ 734) inc. premium

  • Lot 60
    MEDICINE LANCISI (GIOVANNI MARIA) De motu cordis et aneurysmatibus, 1728
    Sold for £500 (US$ 839) inc. premium

  • Lot 61
    MEDICINE LIZARS (JOHN) A System of Anatomical Plates of the Human Body, Atlas only, [c.1826]
    Sold for £525 (US$ 881) inc. premium

  • Lot 65
    MUSIC AND SCHOLARSHIP. Manuscript of Gregorian chant, together with a disbound manuscript of sacred verse settings and a manuscript of "De Concordia Historiae Sacrae et Prophanae" by Father Lazzari
    Sold for £750 (US$ 1,259) inc. premium

  • Lot 67
    MUSIC PLAYFORD (HENRY, editor) Harmonia Sacra: or, Divine Hymns and Dialogues: with a Through-Bass for the Theorbo-Lute, Bass-Viol, Harpsichord, or Organ. Composed by the Best Masters of the last and Present Age...also Four Excellent Anthems of the late Mr. H. Purcell's never before Printed, 2 vol. bound in one, 1714
    Sold for £162 (US$ 272) inc. premium

  • Lot 71
    SLAVERY HARGRAVE (An Argument in the Case of James Sommersett, a Negro Lately Determined by the Court of King's Bench, 1772
    Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,679) inc. premium

  • Lot 72
    STRAWBERRY HILL [Sale Catalogues] A Catalogue of the Classic Contents of Strawberry Hill Collected by Horace Walpole
    Sold for £625 (US$ 1,049) inc. premium

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