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
202Shakespeare - Looney, J. Thomas

Shakespeare Identified in Edward de Vere the Seventeenth Earl of Oxford.

London1920GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 600.00
203Shakir, Fuad

Wahy al-Fu'ad.

Cairo1950GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 938.00
204Shaw, Lettice Barbara Hay

Lettice

Bedford1908GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 188.00
205Stanford, Derek - Muriel Spark

98 works from Stanford's library, including those inscribed by Muriel Spark Four works inscribed to Derek Stanford from Muriel Spark

GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
206Swift, Jonathan

The Works

Edinburgh1768GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 375.00
207Thomas, Edward

The Woodland Life

Edinburgh1897GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 188.00
208Thomas, Edward

15 books, comprising The Woodland Life.

Edinburgh1897GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,750.00
209Tolstoi, Leo

12 books, comprising What I Believe.

London1885GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 1,188.00
210Waugh, Evelyn

The Loved One

London1948GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 688.00
211Waugh, Evelyn

29 Books Mr. Loveday's Little Outing.

London1936GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 325.00
212Wells, H.G.

You Can't be Too Careful

London1941GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 350.00
213Wells, H.G.

A Short History of the World

London1922GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 400.00
214Wilde, Oscar - with manuscript annotations by Arthur William Symons

De Profundis

London1905GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 3,750.00
215Yeats, William Butler

The King's Threshold

New York1904GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 500.00
216Anne, Queen of Great Britain (1665-1714)

Manuscript Warrant Signed ("Anne R."), by the Queen a fine signature placed centrally at the head of the document, countersigned by Robert Harley, Earl of Oxford,

Windsor Castle 1711GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 600.00
217Carson, Aglionby Ross (1780-1850), Rector of Edinburgh High School

A quantity of letters written by Dr A.R. Carson in the first half of the 19th century written to various family members and acquaintances

first half of the 19th century GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 188.00
218Connery, Sean

A collection of letters ALS, 2ff., each 21 x 15cm, on St Andrews Royal & Ancient Golf Club headed paper, signed 'As Aye, Tam', assistant, including one dictated by Connery

GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 875.00
219Diana, Princess of Wales & Prince Charles

Christmas Card

1984GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 875.00
220Douglas, James - 4th Earl of Morton

Autograph Letter, signed 'James Regent' dated 1577

1577GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 750.00
221Elizabeth II

Christmas Card signed by Queen Elizabeth with a photograph showing the Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Charles and Princess Anne as small children sitting under a tree canopy with corgis, signed 'Elizabeth R.'

1957GBP 600.00 - 700.00GBP 875.00
222Elizabeth II

Signed Christmas Card signed 'Elizabeth' and 'Philip' 2001, beneath a photograph of the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh in a garden surrounded by corgis

2001GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 2,000.00
223Elizabeth II

Signed photograph dated 1965 by the photographer Anthony Buckley, 25 x 19cm and mounted, showing the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh in formal attire, signed 'Elizabeth' and 'Philip' to mount, framed and glazed

1965GBP 600.00 - 700.00GBP 2,000.00
224Elizabeth II

Signed Christmas Card with a photograph showing the Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Charles and Princess Anne as small children sitting under a tree canopy with corgis, signed 'Elizabeth R.' and 'Philip' 1957

1957GBP 600.00 - 700.00GBP 1,062.00
225

with numerous engravings of British towns, cities and buildings each with considered commentary

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 2,125.00
226

Between John Ealing of Watford and Jacob Harris(?) of Watford written in a fine legal hand on vellum, signed by John Ealing and another,

GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
  • <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>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. The Rocky Mountains. Emigrants Crossing the Plains, 1866. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in English]. <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, translated faithfully into English.</i> Rheims, 1582. $6,000 to $8,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BIBLE, in Latin]. <i>Biblia latina.</i> Venice: Franz Renner of Hailbrun [Heilbrunn], 1483. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> SHELLEY, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822). Autograph letter signed ("P. B. S."), to Charles Ollier. Florence, Italy, 15 December 1819. “MY PROMETHEUS IS THE BEST THING I EVER WROTE.” $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> RAMSAY, David (1749-1815). <i>The History of the Revolution of South-Carolina…</i> Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1785. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [BINDINGS]. MUIR, John (1838-1914). <i>The Writings of John Muir.</i> Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916-1924. 10 vols. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [CHICAGO] -- <i>Park & Guide Map of Chicago.</i> Chicago: Jas. Van Vechten, 1873. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> CURRIER and IVES, publishers -- After Frances F. Palmer. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [ALLEN PRESS]. SHAKESPEARE, William (1564-1616). <i>Romeo and Juliet.</i> Greenbrae: Allen Press, 1988. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <center><b>Hindman Auctions<br>Fine Books & Manuscripts,<br>Including Americana<br>Live and Online<br>May 12, 2021</b>
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BEMELMANS, Ludwig (1898-1962). Pencil drawing on paper. 247 x 198 mm, sight, matted and framed. Showing a child shooting at a baby's balloon. $1,000 to $1,500.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> [LOGAN ELM PRESS]. HARVEY, Rebecca. <i>Any Number of Things.</i> Ohio State University, 2013. Single sheet paper scroll. $800 to $1,200.
    <b>Hindman Auctions, May 12:</b> BINYON, Laurence (1869-1943). A small archive of letters and pamphlets. $200 to $300.
  • <b><center>Sotheby’s<br>Bibliothèque littéraire<br>Hubert Heilbronn<br>11 May 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Breton, André. <i>Nadja.</i> Paris, N.R.F., Gallimard, 1928. €15,000 to €20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> [Stendhal, Henri Beyle dit]. <i>Le Rouge et le Noir,</i> chronique du XIXe siècle. Paris, Levavasseur, 1831. €20,000 to €30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Dumas, Alexandre. <i>Les Trois mousquetaires.</i> 1844. 8 vols. In 4. Paris, Baudry, 1844. €30,000 to €50,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Mallarmé, Stéphane -- Edgar Allan Poe. <i>Les Poèmes d’Edgar Poe.</i> Bruxelles, Edmond Deman, 1888. €18,000 to €25,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s May 11:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Le côté de Guermantes II. Sodome et Gomorrhe I. [and] Sodome et Gomorrhe II.</i> Paris, N.R.F., 1921 et 1922. €20,000 to €30,000.
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