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

Auction Details

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

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
102

Eight 18th century documents The Report of John Golborne Engineer, concerning the Drainage of the North Level of the Fens, and the Outfal of the Wisbeach River

1796GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 300.00
103Saxe, Maurice, Comte de

Mes réveries. Ouvrage posthume

Amsterdam, Leipzig & Paris1757GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 450.00
104

Manuscript: Ane Account of the Genealogie of the Campbells

Late 17th centuryGBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 2,250.00
105

15 books, comprising Lesley, John The History of Scotland.

Edinburgh1830GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 688.00
106

including Congested Districts First Report [to] Fourtheenth report of the Congested Districts Board for Scotland, for the period from 1st October 1897 to 31st Dec. 1898 [to] 1st April 1911 to 31 March 1912.

Glasgow, Edinburgh, London1899-1908GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 600.00
107

comprising Gwyne, John Military Memoirs of the Great Civil War, being the Military Memoirs of John Gwynne.

Edinburgh1822GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 688.00
108

Stuart, John Sobieski Vestiarium Scoticum.

Edinburgh1842GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,125.00
109

Temple, Sir William The Works.

London1740GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 525.00
110

The Acts of the Parliaments of Scotland

1824-44GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 150.00
111

Three bound pamphlets dated 1603 Martin, Richard A Speach Delivered, to the Kinges Most Excellent Majestie in the Name of the Shereiffes of London and Middlesex.

Edinburgh1603GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 2,250.00
112Thou, Jacques Auguste de

Historiarum sui Temporis

London1733GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 275.00
113

Three Scottish printings including Lumsden, Andrew A Brief Account of the Rise, Progress, Management and State of the Orphan-School, Hospital and Work-House at Edinburgh...

Edinburgh1735GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 425.00
114Workers' Music Association

Popular Soviet Songs - signed by many well-known personalities

London[1941]GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 350.00
115"Eliot, George" [Mary Ann Evans]

[The] Novels

London[n.d.]GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 550.00
116"Eliot, George" [Mary Ann Evans]

Felix Holt, the Radical

Edinburgh and London1866GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00
117"Grassic Gibbon, Lewis" [James Leslie Mitchell]

A Scots Quair trilogy, signed Sunset Song.

London [1932]GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 3,250.00
118"Hugh MacDiarmid" [Christopher Murray Grieve]

2 presentation copies, comprising Sangschaw.

Edinburgh1925GBP 200.00 - 400.00GBP 688.00
119"Hugh MacDiarmid" [Christopher Murray Grieve]

13 volumes by MacDiarmid, 8 signed, comprising Northern Numbers, First - Third Series.

1920-1921-1922GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 812.00
120

Sette of Odd Volumes - A large collection many presented to J.G. Lockhart, comprising O.V. Miscellanies No. 20, Inaugural address of his Oddship Bro. H.J. Gordon Ross.

1889;GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,625.00
121

16 volumes Comprising Wells, H.G. The War of the Worlds.

London1898GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 750.00
122

1860's Literature A quantity, including Dickens, Charles A Tale of Two Cities.

1860's GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,750.00
123

1890's Literature, 14 volumes Including Bennett, Arnold A Man from the North. 1898, First edition, second issue (with adverts dated 1898),…

1890's GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 688.00
124

1920's Literature including De La Mare, Walter Poems 1901 to 1918. 1920, 2 volumes, number 12 of 210 copies signed by the author, original quarter cloth; Clarke, Austin The Sword of the West. 1921.

Dublin & London1920's GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 688.00
125

1930's Literature including Grant, Alan It Walks the Woods. 1936, dustwrapper; Pound, Ezra The Fifth Decad of Cantos. 1937,

1930's GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 938.00
126

1930's Literature 13 volumes, including Aldington, Richard The Colonel's Daughter. 1931, number 134 of 210 copies signed by the author, original green buckram, t.e.g.; …

1930's GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 525.00
  • <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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