Fine Books and Manuscripts including Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes
The Property of Frieda Hughes

21 Mar 2018, starting at 10:00 GMT with lot 1.

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COOK (JAMES) Puteshestvie v iuzhnoi polovine zemnago shara i bokrug onago utchinennoe v prodolzhenie 1772, 73, 74 i 75 godov, Anglinskimi korolevskimi sudami Rezoluitsieiu i Adventuirom, 5 vol. (of 6, comprising vol. 1-4, and atlas), St. Petersburg, 1796-1799

CELLARIUS (ANDREAS) Harmonia Macrocosmica seu atlas universalis et novus, FIRST EDITION, second issue, Amsterdam, J. Jansson, 1661

NELSON (HORATIO) Document signed, with his right hand ("Horatio Nelson"), headed "By Horatio Nelson Esq.r Captain of His Majesty's Ship Boreas, and Senior Officer, for the time being, in the Command of His Majesty's Ships & Vessels employd at Barbados, and the Leeward Islands", Leeward Islands, 8 February 1787; and a document signed by Collingwood, 1779

NEWTON (ISAAC) Engraved notice signed ("Isaac Newton"), as President of the Royal Society, 1717

DARWIN (CHARLES) Photograph of Darwin by Oscar Gustav Rejlander, signed and dated on the mount ("Charles Darwin/ May 1. 1881. –"), [negative, spring 1871], 1 May 1881

CHRONICLES - BINDINGS HOLINSHED (RAPHAEL) Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland, 4to (25)

WILKINSON (ROBERT) A General Atlas, Being a Collection of Maps of the World and Quarters, FIRST EDITION, J. Cary, 1794 (2)

WRIGHT (THOMAS) The Universal Pronouncing Dictionary, and General Expositor of the English Language... Embellished with... a Series of Beautifully Engraved Maps; Forming a Complete Atlas of the World, 5 vol., The London Printing and Publishing Co., [1852-1856]

ANTONINUS FLORENTINUS Summa theologica, part 3 only (of 5, "Tertia pars totius sume maioris beati Antonini"), [colophon:] Strasbourg, Johann (Reinhard) Grüninger, 6 March 1496

BESLER (BASILIUS) Fasciculus rariorum et aspectu dignorum varii generis quae collegit, sold not subject to return

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