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Auction Date
05/02/2019 - 05/02/2019
Page Size: 193 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

The Arikara War. Monroe Doctrine.

Washington, 1823GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 62.50
2Vahl (M. chief editor)


Copenhagen1928-29.GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 12.50
3Phillipps-Wolley (Clive)

A Sportsman's Eden

1888GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 12.50
4Chien Lung (Emperor of China)

Éloge de la Ville de Moukden

Paris,1770GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 187.50
5Dapper (Olfert)

De Stad en Kasteel van Korfu

1688GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 325.00
6Mills (Charles)

The Travels of Theodore Ducas in various countries in Europe

1822GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 125.00
7Daniell (William, 1769-1837)

Landscape with large hill in the distance

[circa 1786-1792].GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,187.50
8Tennant (Rev. William)

Indian Recreations: consisting chiefly of strictures on the Domestic and Rural Economy of the Mahomedans & Hindoos

1804GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 175.00
9English School (19th century)

Indian landscape with temples amongst trees

1806GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 375.00

Japanese postcard album

[c.1900].GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 187.50
11Back (Sir George)

Narrative of the Arctic Land Expedition to the Mouth of the Great Fish River and along the Shores of the Arctic Ocean

1836GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 375.00
12Stone (Olivia M.)

Tenerife and its Six Satellites

1887GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 125.00
13Annesley (George, Viscount Valentia)

Voyages and Travels to India

1809GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 600.00
14Anson (George)

A Voyage Round the World in the Years MDCCXL

for the Author, by John and Paul Knapton1748GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 687.50
15Lysons (Rev. Daniel)

Magna Britannia; Being a Concise Topographical Account of ... Great Britain.

1806GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 56.25
16Gregson (Matthew)

Portfolio of Fragments relative to the ... Duchy of Lancaster

1869GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 56.25
17Smith (Joseph, publisher)

The North West Prospect of the Cathedral Church of St Paul's London; A Section of the Cross Isle from North to South ...

[1724] GBP 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
18Maggs (James)

Hand Book to the Port and Shipping of Southwold

Halesworth,1842GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 525.00
19Miles (Henry Downes)

Pugilistica: The History of British Boxing

Edinburgh1906GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 225.00
20Loyd (Samuel)

Nokkur Skákdæmi og Tafllok

1901GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 525.00
21Atkyns (Arabella, pseud.)

The Family Magazine: Part I Containing Useful Directions in All Branches of House-Keeping and Cookery ... Part II Containing a Compendious Body of Physick ...

1747GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 118.75
22Mason (Charlotte)

The Lady's Assistant for Regulating and Supplying the Table; being a Complete System of Cookery

1801GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 100.00
23[Wanostrocht (Nicholas)]

Felix on the Bat

1845GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 200.00
24Wisden (John)

Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941

1941GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 550.00
25Payne-Gallwey (Sir Ralph)

The Fowler in Ireland

1882GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 162.50
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ian Fleming, <i>Goldfinger,</i> first edition, inscribed to Sir Henry Cotton, MBE, London, 1959. Sold for $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Joseph Brant, Mohawk Chief, ALS, writing after pledging support to King George III against American rebels, 1776. Sold for a record $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Sonia Delaunay, <i>Ses Peintures</i> . . ., 20 pochoir plates, Paris, 1925. Sold for a record $13,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Diana, Princess of Wales, 6 autograph letters signed to British <i>Vogue</i> editor, 1989-92. Sold for $10,400.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alexander Hamilton, ALS, as Secretary of the Treasury covering costs of the new U.S. Mint, 1793. Sold for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Benjamin Graham & David L. Dodd, <i>Security Analysis,</i> first edition, inscribed by Graham to a Wall Street trader, NY, 1934. Sold for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Barbier & François-Louis Schmied, <i>Personnages de Comédie,</i> Paris, 1922. Sold for $9,375.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Alphonse Mucha, <i>Ilsée, Princesse de Tripoli,</i> Paris, 1897. Sold for a record $13,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ralph Waldo Emerson, <i>The Dial,</i> first edition of the reconstituted issue, Emerson’s copy with inscriptions, Cincinnati, 1860. Sold for a record $3,250.
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 14. [CRIMEAN WAR] HAMLEY. <i>The Story of the Campaign of Sebastopol.</i> 1855. £150 to £200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 17. JONGH & D'ALMEIDA. <i>L’armee Russe...</i> c.1898. Colour plates and many illustrations. £500 to £600
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 18. [RUSSIA] LE PRINCE. <i>Oeuvres. 1782.</i> Rare folio format with 80 etchings and 74 aquatints. £4000 to £6000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 21. [RUSSIA] MORNAY. Set of 8 hand-coloured aquatints of carriages, sleighs and occupants. c.1825. £1200 to £1800
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 33. BOWDICH. <i>Excursions in Madeira and Porto Santo.</i> 1825. A fine copy. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 37. QUIN. <i>An Historical Atlas.</i> 1836. 2nd edn, 21 hand-coloured maps revealing civilisation. £800 to £1200
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 39. LE BRUN. <i>Voyages [...] par la Moscovie, en Perse...</i> 1718. 300+ engravings, panorama. £4500 to £5500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 48. BRIERLY. <i>The English and French fleets in the Baltic.</i> 1855. Colour lithographs. £7000 to £9000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 60. DELLA VALLE. <i>Reise Beschreibung... in Turckey, Egypten, Palestina[...].</i> 1674. £1500 to £2000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 77. MURRAY, Mrs. Watercolour Album of Heaths. c.1860. 55 original watercolours. £750 to £1000
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 91. ADDISON. <i>Works...</i> 1721. 4 vols, large paper copy, English red morocco. £2500 to £3500
    <b>Mayfair Book Auctions, July 17:</b><br>Lot 96. HOLBEIN. Imitations of original drawings. 1792-1800. Exceptional copy. £4000 to £6000
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