Lyon and Turnbull: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Photographs, 630, Edinburgh

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Auction Report
Auction Date
02/24/2021 - 02/25/2021
Page Size: 443 items in 18 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
26De Wit, Frederick

Novissima prae caeteris aliis accuratissima Regnorum Angliae, Scotiae, Hiberniae

Amsterdam, late 17th centuryGBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 150.00
27Edinburgh - Stewart Mary

Four hand coloured lithographed views of Edinburgh comprising: View from the top of the Calton Hill, looking to the north; View from the walk on the top of the Calton Hill, looking to the south; …

London1822GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 750.00
28Gillray, John

4 etchings, comprising John Bull taking a Luncheon; Making Decent, i.e Broad-bottomites getting into the Grand Costume; Destruction of the French Gun-Boats; Armed Heroes vide Military Appearances

Bohn editionGBP 200.00 - 250.00GBP 750.00
29Hondius, Henricus, and others

A Collection of French Maps Galliae Supra omnes…

[Amsterdam, after 1631GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 300.00
30Walker, John

Map of India, shewing the British Territories...

London1853GBP 1,000.00 - 2,000.00GBP 3,000.00
31Janssonius, after Abraham Ortelius

Europam sive Celticam Veterem

Amsterdam, c.1650GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 225.00
32

7 maps, comprising Janssonius, Johannes Scotia Regnum.

[N.p., n.d., but c.1670GBP 250.00 - 300.00GBP 625.00
33Münster, Sebastian

Lutetia Parisiorum urba, toto orbe celeberrima notissimaque caput regni Franciae

[Basel, c.1555GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
34

Rizzi-Zannoni, Giovanni Antonio Atlante geografico del Regno di Napoli.

[Naples],1808GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 2,375.00
35Nicol, James

Geological Map of Scotland

Edinburgh & London1857GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 625.00
36Ortelius, Abraham

Chinae, olim Sinarum regionis, nuova descriptio

[Antwerp1584? presumed first state without the words 'Las Philippinas' above 'Sinus Magnus'GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,875.00
37Sanson d'Abbeville, Nicolas

Le Royaume d'Ecosse Paris

c.1695GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 300.00
38Scotland and Cornwall

6 maps, including A New Map of the County of Cornwall. London

1804GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 238.00
39Seller, Jeremiah and Charles Price

A Chart of the Narrow Seas

Londonn.d.GBP 350.00 - 450.00GBP 750.00
40Senex, John, after Gordon of Straloch

A New Map of Scotland

[N.p.1721GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 450.00
41St Kilda - Mathieson, John and A.M. Cockburn, surveyors

Map of St Kilda or Hirta and Adjacent Islands & Stacs. Ordnance Survey

1928GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 600.00
42Stanford, Edward

Map of the Seat of War in the Far East

London1904GBP 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
43Taylor, George and Andrew Skinner

Taylor & Skinner's Survey and Maps of the Road of North Britain or Scotland

London1776GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 375.00
44

a collection of 52 chromolithograph prints including 'China' [Excellency Kuo Sung Tao], 'the Heathen Chinee' [Francis Bret Harte],…

GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 500.00
45

14 works, including Hope, Anthony The Prisoner of Zenda.

Bristol1894GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 350.00
46

A Collection Peter Parley's Annual.

London1846GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 300.00
47Greenaway, Kate, illustrator

Mother Goose, or the Old Nursery Rhymes

London [n.d. but 1881]GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
48Henty, George Alfred

 17 Books, and 2 others At Agincourt.

London [n.d.] GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 250.00
49Henty, George Alfred

With Moore at Corunna

London1898GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 875.00
50Lang, Andrew & Leonora Blanche Alleyne Lang

A complete collection of Lang's 'Fairy Books' 38 books

GBP 600.00 - 800.00GBP 2,250.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Westvaco–Inspirations for Printers,</i> 3 volumes, 1938-61. $200 to $300.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Proef van Letteren, <i>Welk gegooten worden in de Nieuwe Haerlemsche Lettergietery,</i> 1768. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Paul Klee, <i>Bauhaus Ausstellung Juli – Sept.,</i> Weimar, 1923. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Michel Seuphor & Jozef Peeters, <i>Het Overzicht Nos.</i> 22-23-24, Antwerp, 1922. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> Wolfrum & Co., <i>Modern Graphik, Serie I…,</i> complete portfolio, 1909. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries, May 12:</b> <i>Gravure et Fonderie deC. Derriey: Specimen-Album,</i> Paris, 1862. $5,000 to $7,500.
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Daniel Giraud Elliot. <i>A Monograph of the Phasianidae, or Family of the Pheasants,</i> 1870-1872, coloured plates. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>Georg Braun und Franz Hogenberg. <i>Civitates orbis terrarum.</i> Cologne, 1597-c.1606, 5 volumes, hand-coloured, calf. £140,000 to £200,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Qianren Huang. "Blue Map" of China. [Daoguang, 19th century]. £60,000 to £80,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Travel, Atlases, Maps<br>and Natural History<br>Online Auction<br>27 April – 13 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Abraham Ortelius. <i>Theatrum orbis terrarum,</i> 1595. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b> Maxime Du Camp. <i>Egypte, Nubie, Palestine et Syrie. Dessins Photographiques.</i> Paris, 1852. £100,000 to £150,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, 27 Apr. to 13 May:</b><br>China, Canton School. A superb album of 141 watercolours, c.1800. £70,000 to £100,000.
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