Bonhams : Books, Maps and Manuscripts

Books, Maps and Manuscripts

27 Mar 2012, starting at 14:00 BST .

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STEPHENSON – LIVERPOOL and MANCHESTER RAILWAY. "Plan and Section of an intended Railway or Train-Road from Liverpool to Manchester... Surveyed by George Stephenson Engineer 20th day of Novr 1824"

HEPPLEWHITE (ALICE) The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Guide; or, Repository of Designs for Every Article of Household Furniture, third edition, 1794

HODGES (WILLIAM) Select Views in India. Drawn on the Spot in the Years 1780, 1781, 1782, and 1783, and Executed in Aquat Tinta, 2 vol. bound in one, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED, 1788

HUSSEY (Mrs. JOHN THOMAS) Illustration of British Mycology, First Series, 1847

ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT. Book of Hours, Northern France, [c.1420-50]

INDIA Two albums containing 82 topographical views and portraits, [c.1873] (2)

IRELAND – UNITED IRISHMEN. Grant of Freedom of the City of Dublin to Thomas Reynolds; together with later family papers

JOHNSON (SAMUEL) The Works of the English Poets. With Prefaces, Biographical and Critical, 75 vol., 1790

JOHNSON (SAMUEL) The Works of the English Poets... edited... by Dr. Samuel Johnson, 21 vol., 1810

KINGSLEY (CHARLES) Autograph letter signed, 1855

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