Fine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts & Historical Photographs

11 Mar 2020, starting at 13:00 GMT .

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DRAWING MANUAL - BOTANICAL TESTOLINI (GAETANO) Rudiments of Drawing, Shadowing, and Colouring Flowers in Water Colors; Contained in Thirty-Six Instructive Lessons... Intended for Beginners and Students of this Delightful Art. With a Description of Colours Used & the Method of Mixing Them, FIRST EDITION, H.K. Causton for G. Testolini, 1818

DRAWING MANUAL Albert Durer Revived: Or, a Book of Drawing, Limning, Washing, or Colouring of Maps and Prints... With Directions How to Lay and Paint Pictures upon Glass, John Garrett, [1679]

EMERSON (PETER HENRY) AND T.F. GOODALL Life and Landscape on the Norfolk Broads... With General and Descriptive Text, FIRST EDITION, LIMITED TO 200 COPIES, half-title, title printed in red and black, 34 PLATINUM PHOTOGRAPHS (of 40), each mounted on card as issued, Sampson, Low, [1886]

HARMONICS - MATHEMATICS Album of original harmonic diagrams, [late nineteenth/early twentieth century]

HERALDRY - MANUSCRIPT "Edmondson's Heraldic Scrap-Book", [c.1910-1925] (3)

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

INDIA - EAST INDIA COMPANY AND AURANGZEB Document headed "The Manner of His Excellency Sir William Norris... Publicque Entry at His Audience of the great Mogull at His Court before Panulla in the East Indies on the 28th day of Aprill 1701 and a letter from Josiah Hale, September 1701

IRELAND – COUNTESS MARKIEVICZ Autograph letter signed ("your affectionate unknown cousin Constance de Markievicz") to Eva Cumming, [probably written 25/26 September 1920]

JERUSALEM – THE MOABITE STONE Autograph letter signed ("Charles Warren"), to the literary hostess Mrs Cunliffe, giving an account of his dealings with regard to the Moabite Stone to date, Jerusalem, 2 March 1870

KNIGHTS TEMPLAR - VATICAN Processus Contra Templarios. Exemplaria praetiosa III, 2 vol., NUMBER 455 OF 799 COPIES, Vatican Secret Archives, 2007; and a copy of the Italian edition, limited to 799 copies, publisher's fabric-covered boards, leather slipcase, original velour bag, folio, Mestre, Scrinium, 2009 (3)

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