Fine Books, Atlases, Manuscripts & Historical Photographs

19 Aug 2020, starting at 13:00 BST .

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BERNAL DIAZ DEL CASTILLO Historia verdadera de la conquista de la Nueva-España, FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE, Madrid, en la Imprenta del Reyno, 1632

WAUGH (EVELYN) Scoop: a Novel about Journalists, FIRST EDITION, Chapman and Hall, [1938]

CORVINUS PRESS ZWEIG (STEFAN) George Frederick Handel's Resurrection. Auferstehung Georg Friedrich Handels, NUMBER 11 OF ONLY 32 COPIES, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, Corvinus Press, 1938

KOROVIN (KONSTANTIN) Two costume designs (The fool; Khan's wife), for Pugni's ballet Konek Gorbunok [The Little Humpbacked Horse], signed in Cyrillic ("Kor", lower right), undated (2)

KOROVIN (KONSTANTIN) Costume design for a servant ("Un serviteur") carrying a sack of potatoes, from the ballet Snegurochka (The Snow Maiden), signed and dated in ink "Constant Korvine, Paris 1928"

LAWRENCE (T.E.) Seven Pillars of Wisdom. A Triumph, PRIVATELY PRINTED EDITION, INSCRIBED BY LAWRENCE "INCOMPLETE COPY. I.XII.26 T.E.S." on p.XIX, [Printed for the author by Manning Pike and H.J. Hodgson, 1926]

AUSTRALIA - SYDNEY AND CRICKET Photographs. New South Wales [-Panoramic Views of the City of Sydney and Harbour, New South Wales], 2 vol., Sydney, Charles Potter, Government Printer, 1896

SOUTH AMERICA - STRAIT OF MAGELLAN [JANSSONIUS (JOHANNES)] Freti Magellanici ac novi freti vulgo Le Maire exactissima delineatio, double-page engraved maps, the first three mentioned hand-coloured; and another map of the Magellan Straits by Blaeu (6)

SOUTH COAST AND THAMES ESTUARY HOOGHE (ROMEYN DE) Carte nouvelle des costes d'Angleterre depuis la riviére de la Tamise jusques à Portland, & des Isles Voisines, Amsterdam, Pierre Mortier, 1693

STRABO Strabonis rerum geographicarum libri XVII, FIRST EDITION, Geneva, Eustathius Vignon, 1587

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