Printed Books and Maps

13 Dec 2006, starting at 13:00 GMT .

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PETHERICK (JOHN) Egypt, the Soudan and Central Afica

RAYNAL (GUILLAUME) A Philosophical and Political History of the Settlements and Trade of the Europeans in the East and West Indies, 5 vol.

SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Scott's Last Expedition, 2 vol.

SHACKLETON (E.H.) The Heart of the Antarctic, 2 vol.

ST. HELENA HUGGINS (W.J., marine painter) "View of the Island of St. Helena. From a painting in His Majesty's possession"

ARCHER (GEOFFREY FRANCIS) and EVA M. GODMAN The Birds of Somaliland and the Gulf of Aden, 4 vol.

BEWICK (THOMAS) Birds: Being Impressions from Original Wood-blocks, LIMITED TO 250 COPIES

BUCKLER (WILLIAM) The Larvae of the British Butterflies and Moths, 7 vol.

DAGLISH (ERIC FITCH) Birds of the British Isles

DARWIN (ERASMUS) Zoonomia, or, the Laws of Organic Life, 4 vol.

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27% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £40,000 up to and including £800,000;
21% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £800,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
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