Fine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts & Historical Photographs

11 Mar 2020, starting at 13:00 GMT .

HORSEMANSHIP RODRÍGUEZ JORDÁN (SALVADOR) Escuela de cavallo, dividida en tres tratados. El primero, contiene los manejos de tierra, que se practican en España. El segundo, demuestra los manejos de ayre, que usan las naciones. El tercero, trata de las propriedades, y circunstancias, que debe tener el cavallo de guerra, Madrid, Gabriel Ramírez for Luis Gutiérrez, [1751]

EGYPTOLOGY CARTER (HOWARD) AND ARTHUR CRUTTENDEN MACE. The Tomb of Tut-Ankh-Amen. Discovered by the late Earl of Carnarvon and Howard Carter, 3 vol., FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY LADY EVELYN BEAUCHAMP 'To my Vi, in memory of the wonderful days we "all" had together. Eve' on the half-title of volume 1, Cassell and Co., 1923-1933

ROWLING (J.K.) Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, FIRST ADULT EDITION, FIRST IMPRESSION, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR "To Hilary - This is the first adult copy I've ever signed! J.K. Rowling, and first edition!" (with an arrow pointing from the number sequence to this note) on dedication leaf, Bloomsbury, [1998]

ROWLING (J.K.) Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, FIRST EDITION, FIRST IMPRESSION, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR "to Bryony - who is the most important person I've ever met in a signing queue & the first person ever to see merit in Harry Potter. With huge [underlined 4 times] thanks. J.K. Rowling" on the dedication leaf, Bloomsbury, 1997

CAMERON (JULIA MARGARET) A collection of 41 albumen copy print portraits (or subject studies), sitters including Julia Jackson, Kate Keown, Alfred Tennyson, George Watts, Herschel, Mary Prinsep, Mary Hillier, John Spedding, and Anne Thackeray, [c.1865-1870]; and 8 other nineteenth century photographs, of which one by Oscar Rejlander of Henry Taylor (49)

DICKENS (CHARLES) The Works, 30 vol., "Illustrated Library Edition", Chapman and Hall, 1874-1876

TASSO (TORQUATO) La Gerusalemme liberata... con le figure di Giambattista Piazzetta, Venice, Giambatista Albrizzi, 1745

GREAT BRITAIN SPEED (JOHN) The Countye Palatine of Chester, engraved maps or views; and 8 others (19)

ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT - KATE EADIE. Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard by Thomas Gray, illuminated manuscript on vellum

ARABIAN NIGHTS - BINDINGS Le livre des mille nuits et une nuit, 12 vol., Paris, H. Piazza, [1926-1932]

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