Forum Auctions: Fine Books and Works on Paper, 2021, London

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
08/10/2017 - 08/10/2017
Page Size: 138 items in 6 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Baines (Thomas)

The Gold Regions of South Eastern Africa

London & Cape Colony1877GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 237.50
2Millais (John Guille)

A Breath From the Veldt; Far Away Up the Nile

1895, 1924GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 187.50
3Bishop (Isabella L. Bird)

Korea and Her Neighbours

1898GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 300.00
4Morton-Cameron (W. H.)

Present Day Impressions of Japan

1919GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 137.50
5Medhurst (Walter Henry)

China: Its State and Prospects

1838GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 475.00
6Mennie (Donald)

The Grandeur of the Gorges

Shanghai1926GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 625.00
7Plant (S. Cornell)

Handbook for the Guidance of Shipmasters on the Ichang-Chungking Section of the Yangtze River

Shanghai1920GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 237.50
8Richard (L.)

Comprehensive Geography of the Chinese Empire and Dependencies

Shanghai1908GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 200.00
9Soong Chiang (Mayling)

Sian: a Coup d'État [with A Fortnight in Sian: Extracts from a Diary by Chiang Kai-Shek]

Shanghai1937GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 106.25
10Reuilly (Jean de)

Voyage en Crimée et sur les Bords de la Mer Noire

Paris1806GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 56.25
11Munro (Robert)

Rambles and Studies in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Dalmatia

1895GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 75.00
12Neale (Adam)

Voyage en Allemagne

Paris1818GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 100.00
13Murdoch (James)

A History of Japan During the Century of Early Foreign Intercourse (1542-1651)

Kobe1903GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 237.50
14Osborn (Captain Sherard)

A Cruise in Japanese Waters

1859GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 125.00
15Norton (Lt.-Col. Edward Felix)

The Fight for Everest: 1924

1925GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 325.00
16Williams (A. Bryan)

Game Trails in British Columbia

1925GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 300.00
17Doorly (Captain Gerald S.)

The Voyages of the 'Morning'

1916GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 525.00
18Franklin (Captain John)

Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea in the Years 1819-20-21-22

1824GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 500.00
19Jackson (Frederick G.)

A Thousand Days in the Arctic

1899GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 475.00
20Lyon (Captain George Francis)

The Private Journal ... during the Recent Voyages of Discovery under Captain Parry

1824GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 350.00
21Nansen ( Fridtjof)

Farthest North being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship Fram 1893-96 ...

1897GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00
22Nansen (Fridtjof)

Farthest North being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship Fram 1893-96 ...

1897GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 212.50
23Osborn (Captain Sherard)

The Discovery of the North-West Passage

1856GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 250.00
24Peary (Robert Edwin)

Northward Over the "Great Ice"; The North Pole

1898, 1910GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 275.00
25Peary (Robert Edwin)

Nearest the Pole

1907GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 400.00
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