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

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
77

2 works, comprising Act of Parliament for Erecting a Bank in Scotland. Edinburgh, July 17, 1695. 8pp., [Wing S1128], first leaf slightly dust-soiled and with small stain; [Royal Bank of Scotland] Copy of a Signature for a New Bank.

[Edinburgh ?1727GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 750.00
78

Gilbart, James William The History of Banking in Ireland.

London1836GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 475.00
79Calderwood, David

The True History of the Church of Scotland

[N.p.]1678GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 425.00
80Carlyle, Thomas

The Works

London1895GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 525.00
81Carnegie, Andrew

James Watt

Edinburgh [1905]GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 350.00
82D'Unienville, Francois Marrier

Dialogues d'un Temps Troublé

Port-Louis, Mauritius1943GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 350.00
83

comprising [Whisky] Act of Parliament anent The Excyse of Ferrintosh.

[Edinburgh1695GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 938.00
84Hahn, Kurt

The State of the Young in Germany

1946GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
85

held in Ireland, from the Third Year of Edward the Second, A.D. 1310 to The First Year of George the Third, A.D. 1761 inclusive... in Eight Volumes.

Dublin1765GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 212.00
86

comprising [Skene, Alexander] Memorialls for the Government of the Royall-Burgh in Scotland.

Aberdeen1685GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 1,000.00
87

including Warrand, Duncan More Culloden Papers.

Inverness1923-30GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,250.00
88

comprising Asgill, John The Pretender's Declaration English'd.

London1715GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 812.00
89

comprising Kennet, White The Witch-Craft of the present Rebellion. A Sermon.

London1715GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,625.00
90

comprising [Anonymous] An enquiry into the conduct of G-l Cope.

London1745GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,250.00
91

comprising Drummond, Rev. John The Remarkable Affecting Case and Dying Words of Mr Archibald Oswald, an ensign... Preston-Pans.

London1745GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 812.00
92

comprising [Yorke, Charles] Some Considerations on the Law of Forfeiture, for High-Treason.

London1746GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 1,062.00
93

comprising [Prestongrange, William Grant, Lord] The Occasional Writer, being an Answer to the Second Manifesto of the Pretender's Eldest Son.

London1746GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,188.00
94

comprising Foster, James An Account of the Behaviour of the late Earl of Kilmarnock.

London,1746GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 1,750.00
95

comprising The Report to the Honourable House of Commons of such of the Commissioners of Enquiry.

London1717GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 475.00
96Johnstone, James

Antiquitates Celto-Normannicae containing the Chronicle of Man and the Isles.

Copenhagen1786GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 200.00
97

La Premiere Part des Ans du Roy Henry le VI

London1679GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 438.00
98Lawson, Ronald, the Reverend

10 works, several inscribed The Sacred Places of Scotland.

Paisley1891GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 325.00
99Mudie, Alexander "Philopatris"

Scotiae Indiculum or the Present State of Scotland.

London1682GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 175.00
100Napier, Francis, 10th Baron Napier and Ettrick

Various pamphlets, including The Fine Arts in India.

[Madras [1869]GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 875.00
101

including Richardson, Ralph Corsica Notes on a Recent Visit. Reprinted from the Scottish Geographical Magazine

1894GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 575.00
  • <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.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Alken (Henry), after. Salmon Fishing; Fishing in a Punt; Pike Fishing, three works, 1820. £600 to £800.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Early Images of Angling.- Hollar (Wenceslaus) Angling; River Fishing; and Salmon Fishing, after Francis Barlow, 3 engravings, [c. 1671]. £500 to £700.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Rolfe (Henry Leonidas). <i>Studies of Fresh Water Fish,</i> 1851. £500 to £700.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Morland (George), After. A Party Angling; The Anglers' Repast, a pair, mezzotints, 1789. £400 to £600.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Pollard (James), After. Bottom Fishing; Anglers Packing Up, etchings with aquatint, 1831. £400 to £600.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Angling's Age of Romance.- Sayer (Robert, publisher) & J. Bennett. The Angelic Angler, mezzotint, 1781; and another. £300 to £400.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Fishing Satire.- London.- Roberts (Piercy). Patience at Paddington or angling in the Junction Canal, etching after Woodward, 1807; together with Woodward's 'Angling at Sadler's Wells', and another, 1794. £300 to £400.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Fishing Satire - Cats Fishing.- Seymour (Robert). Waltonizing or - Green-land Fisherman, [c. 1830s]; together with 3 lithographs of cats fishing, [c. 1830s]. £300 to £400.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Fishing Portraits.- Zoffany (Johan), After. Master James Sayer, at the age of 13, mezzotint by Richard Houston, 1772. £300 to £400.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Images of Angling:<br>The David Beazley Collection<br>of Angling Prints<br>Online Sale<br>20th May 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Wilkinson (Norman). Come to Britain for Fishing, lithographic poster, [c. 1947]. £300 to £400.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Scottish Fishing.- Heath (William). Sporting in the Scottish Isles no. III. Salmon Fishing, 1835; and another. £150 to £200.
    <b>Forum Auctions, May 20:</b> Simpson (Joseph). The Border Angler, drypoint, [c. 1927]. £150 to £200.
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