Bonhams: Travel and Exploration -albums, prints, books, 25106, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
02/06/2019 - 02/06/2019
Page Size: 85 items in 4 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
2BUNTING (HEINRICH)

Die Eigentliche und Warhafftige Gestalt der Erden und des Meers. Cosmographia Universalis

GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 2,125.00
3COOK (JAMES)]

ROBERTS (HENRY) A General Chart Exhibiting the Discoveries Made by Capt. James Cook in this and his Two Preceding Voyages; with the Tracks of the Ships Under his Command,

1784GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,375.00
28DE JODE (CORNELIS)

Novae Guineae forma, & situs,

Antwerp, 1593GBP 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
29BLAEU (WILLEM)

India quae Orientalis et insulae adiacentes, Amsterdam,

c.1633GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 1,000.00
30VALENTYN (FRANCOIS)

Kaart der Reyse van Abel Tasman, Dordrecht, J. van Braam, and Amsterdam, G. Onder de Linden, 1726

Dordrecht, and Amsterdam1726GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 2,750.00
31FREYCINET (LOUIS DE)

Carte generale de la Nouvelle Hollande... 1808,

?Paris, c.1820GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 2,750.00
32

A collection of approximately 52 views, native groups and portraits (including carte-de-visites),

mostly late nineteenth centuryGBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 2,750.00
33[BEATO (FELICE)]

Group of 22 views and "native types" of Japan,

nineteenth centuryGBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
34

Album of portraits and trade-types (26), and views (24),

c.1880-1900GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 812.00
35BIGOT (GEORGES)

O-Ha-Yo. Album, FIRST EDITION,

Yokohama, 1883GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 625.00
41Alexander Rattray

Joss House near Iwan, Hong Kong; Chinese Houses near Iwan, Hong Kong the first 10.5 x 15cm (4 1/8 x 5 7/8in); the second 8.5 x 15.5cm (3 3/8 x 6 1/8in). (2)

GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
45After Lieutenant L.G. Heath, RN

'Hong Kong & c. As seen from the Anchorage' each 17.5 x 76cm (6 7/8 x 29 15/16in). (3)

London1847GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 625.00
46

A group of 4 photograph albums, relating to a tour of duty of H.M.S. Kent based at the China Station, visiting China, Canton, Hong Kong, Macao, North Borneo, Singapore, and neighbouring regions,

c.1909-1911GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,750.00
47RAFFLES (THOMAS STAMFORD) AND JOHN CRAWFORD

Description geographique, historique et commerciale de Java et des autres iles de l'Archipel Indien, Brussels, H. Tarlier and Jobard, 1824

Brussels, 1824GBP 600.00 - 800.00Not Sold
48JANSONNIUS (JOANNES)

Mar di India, Amsterdam, 1650

Amsterdam, 1650GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 1,375.00
62DANIELL (SAMUEL)

A Picturesque Illustration of the Scenery, Animals, and Native Inhabitants, of the Island of Ceylon

1808GBP 10,000.00 - 15,000.00GBP 12,500.00
64SALT (HENRY)

Poonah,

c.1860GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 2,000.00
65PHOTOGRAPHY

Group of approximately 20 albumen print portraits, views and scenes, including: a portrait of Takht Sing, Maharaja of Jodphur (1819-1873),

1880sGBP 700.00 - 900.00GBP 5,625.00
66PHOTOGRAPHY - PUNJAB

A collection of views in the Punjab, including Markunda, Mundi, Naggar and the Kullu Valley, Rohtang Pass to Ladakh, many relating to bridge engineering works, with a few portrait groups,

c.1864-1865GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 8,750.00
67

H.H. Ganga Singh, The Maharaja of Bikaner, standing full length in ceremonial military costume with hand on sword, in a studio setting with western-style carpet, red curtains and a throne,

c.1915GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 1,000.00
68

Sir Pratap Singh, Maharaja of Idar, quarter-length portrait with medals at chest,

early twentieth centuryGBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 2,500.00
69

Raol Shri Sir Bhavsinhji II Takhtsinhji, Maharaja of Bhavnagar, half-length portrait wearing a necklace of three rows of pearls,

early twentieth centuryGBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 1,000.00
70

Large portrait of an unidentified princely ruler wearing a heavy necklace of gold, emeralds and rubies, seated on a gold throne with arms in the form of lions, his feet resting on a cushion, against a studio background with red curtain and a landscape vie

first half of twentieth centuryGBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 2,500.00
71

Large portrait of an unidentified youthful princely ruler, standing full-length wearing rich jewellery on headwear, arms and waistband with a string of pearls, in a studio setting with very large gold throne with lion-shaped arms, carved pillars and a vie

first half of twentieth centuryGBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
72

Portrait of a unidentified Maharaja wearing an elaborate emerald necklace, full length seated in a studio setting (Western carpet, panelled wooden walls with inset painted view, and red curtain),

early twentieth centuryGBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 750.00
  • <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>New York | June 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Faulkner, William. <i>The Sound and the Fury.</i> New York: Jonathan Cape, [1929]. First edition in dust jacket. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Trautz-Bauzonnet bindery. Shakespeare, William. Sonnets. 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner. $12,000 to $18,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Thompson, Kay. <i>Eloise at Christmastime.</i> New York: Random House, [1958]. First edition. In custom binding by Asprey. $2,000 to $3,000
    <center><b>Bonhams<br>Fine Books and Manuscripts<br>New York | June 11, 2019</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. $2,000 to $3,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. $6,000 to $9,000
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 11:</b> Taylor, Deems. <i>Walt Disney’s Fantasia.</i> New York: 1940. In custom binding by Asprey. $2,500 to $3,500
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> William Shakespeare, <i>Shakespeare’s Sonnets, In Two Parts,</i> limited Saint Dunstan edition, Oxford University Press, 1901. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. $18,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b><br>Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b><br>Ian Fleming, <i>The Man with the Golden Gun,</i> first edition, first state with the dust jacket, London, 1965. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>The Voyage Out,</i> first American edition of the author’s first book, in rare dust jacket, NY, 1920. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Gabriel García Márquez, <i>Cien años de soledad,</i> Buenos Aires, 1967. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Mary Mapes Dodge, <i>Along the Way,</i> first edition, author’s copy, annotated in her hand, NY, 1879. $1,800 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> <i>The Dial: A Monthly Magazine for Literature, Philosophy and Religion,</i> first edition, Ralph Waldo Emerson’s copy, Cincinnati, 1860. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Gaston Leroux, <i>The Phantom of the Opera,</i> first American edition, first printing, New York, 1911. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 14:</b> Walt Whitman, <i>Leaves of Grass,</i> signed, Camden, 1876. $4,000 to $6,000.
  • <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Fine Books and Manuscripts. May 1, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> WRIGHT, Wilbur -- WRIGHT, Orville. Photograph signed. 128 x 177 mm, black and white. Taken for Collier's Weekly by James H. ("Jimmy") Hare. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> WRIGHT, Wilbur -- WRIGHT, Orville. Typed document signed, New York, NY, 18 November 1909. A founding document in the history of aviation: the certificate of incorporation for the Wright Company. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> LINCOLN, Mary Todd. Personal monogrammed handkerchief. Square linen handkerchief, silk border, "ML" monogram to one corner, 11 1/8 x 11 1/4 in. $1,000 to $1,500
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Fine Books and Manuscripts. May 1, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> TRUMAN, Harry S. Broadside signed, as President, 8 May 1945. Truman's V-E Day proclamation. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> WASHINGTON, Martha Dandridge Custis, First Lady. Autograph free frank signed on integral cover sheet. One of four surviving free franks by Martha Washington. $30,000 to $40,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> DALI, Salvador, illustrator. -- DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge. <i>Alice in Wonderland.</i> New York: W.U.C.U.A. and Maecenas Press - Random House, 1969. Limited edition, signed by Dali. $3,000 to $4,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Fine Books and Manuscripts. May 1, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> CHURCHILL, Winston Spencer. <i>Lord Randolph Churchill.</i> London: Macmillan and Co., 1906. First edition, presentation copy to his valet, inscribed. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> DICKENS, Charles. <i>Great Expectations.</i> London: Chapman and Hall, 1861. First edition, 3 vols. Vol. I second issue, vol. II first issue, vol. III third issue. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge ("Lewis Carroll"). <i>Sylvie and Bruno. -Sylvie and Bruno Concluded.</i> London: Macmillan, 1889, 1893. First editions, inscribed presentation copies. 2 works in 2 vols. $1,000 to $1,500
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers: Fine Books and Manuscripts. May 1, 2019</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> KEULEN, Gerard van. <i>Nieuwe Wassende Graaden Paskaart Vertoonende alle de Bekende Zeekusten en…</i> [Amsterdam, ca 1720]. Important 18th century world map depicting California as an island. $6,000 to $8,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> ALHAZEN [Abu 'Ali al-Hasan ibn al-Hasan ibn al-Haytham]. <i>Opticae thesaurus.</i> Translated from Arabic into Latin. First edition of Alhazen’s classic work on optics and vision. $18,000 to $25,000
    <b>Leslie Hindman, May 1:</b> GALILEI, Galileo. <i>Systema cosmicum... in quo quatuor dialogis…</i> Translated from Italian by Matthias Bernegger. Strasbourg: D. Hauttius for the Elzevirs [at Leiden], 1635. First Latin edition. $6,000 to $8,000
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