Books, Atlases, Manuscripts and Photographs

19 Mar 2014, starting at 13:00 GMT .

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AFRICA – HARRY RAWSON and ZANZIBAR "Family Records" of Admiral Sir Harry Rawson, kept while Commander-in-Chief at the Cape of Good Hope, Cape of Good Hope, East Africa and Zanzibar, July 1895 to September 1996

ALMANACKS. GADBURY (JOHN) Ephemeris. Or, a Diary Astronomical, Astrological, Meteorological, 1694; and 2 others, with a contemporary farmer's notes and accounts

AMERICA, FRENCH REVOLUTION, AUSTRALIA and THE ROYAL SOCIETY Papers of John Lewis Guillemard FRS, comprising his letters home written from France during the Revolution, from the United States while travelling with the duc de la Rochefoucauld-Liancourt and serving as fifth member of the British commission to arbitrate on pre-Revolutionary debts under Article 6 of the Jay Treaty, and afterwards to members of the Davies Gilbert circle, 1895

ANNE'S PRIVY COUNCIL – DUKE OF MARLBOROUGH Letter signed by members of Queen Anne's Privy Council, including the Duke of Marlborough ("Marlborough"), to the Duke of Bedford, "From the Councill Chamber at St James's the 18th of March 1707" [1708 NS]

ATKYNS (ROBERT) The Ancient and Present State of Glocestershire, LARGE PAPER COPY, T. Spilsbury, for W. Herbert, 1768

AUSTEN (JANE) Pride and Prejudice, 3 vol. in 1, first edition, T. Egerton, 1813

AUSTRALIA CAIRE (NICHOLAS JOHN, Melbourne photographer) A group of 11 views in Melbourne, Fernshawe and on the Murray River, Central Depot, No 11 Royal Arcade, Melbourne... Laboratory and Office, No. 2 Darling Street, South Yarra, [1880s]; and an album containing 90 albumen prints of Australian views, including 5 large images of the New South Wales Court at The Melbourne International Exhibition, 1880-1881 (small group)

BAER (KARL ERNST VON) Über Entwickelungsgeschichte der Thiere. Beobachtung und Reflexion, 3 parts in 2 vol., first edition, Konisburg, Borntrager, 1828-37

BANKING, ECONOMICS and POLITICS – HANKEY & SIMOND PAPERS Collection of manuscripts and printed ephemera relating to the Simond and Hankey families and to the Simond & Hankey Bank and their successors including Thomson Hankey & Co,

BARROW (JOHN) Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuenk, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton, T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1804

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