Forum Auctions: Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper, 2250, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/28/2022 - 07/28/2022
Page Size: 300 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Barrow (John)

Travels into the Interior of Southern Africa, 2 vol., second edition, with L.s. from Barrow

1806GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 625.00
2Cumming (Roualeyn Gordon)

Five Years of a Hunter's Life in the Far Interior of South Africa, 2 vol.

1850GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,062.50
3Jansson (Johannes)

Nigritarum Regnum

c. 1665GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 400.00
4Lloyd-Jones (Brevet-Major W.)

Havash! Frontier Adventures in Kenya, first edition

1925GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 625.00

America.- Photograph album of views of America, Canada and Hawaii

1885GBP 750.00 - 1,000.00GBP 812.50
6Etherton (P. T.)

Across the Roof of the World. A Record of Sport and Travel through Kashmir, Gilgit, Hunza, the Pamirs, Chinese Turkistan, Mongolia and Siberia, first edition

1911GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 450.00

Australia.- The New South Wales Calendar and Post Office Directory,

Sydney1834GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
8Bellin (Jacques Nicolas)

Carte de l'Isle de la Jamaique; Carte de l'Isle de St. Christophe

1758GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 68.75
9De L'Isle (Guillaume)

Carte de Tartarie Dressee sur les Relations de Plusieurs Voyageurs de Differentes Nations et sur Quelques Observations...

1706GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 75.00
10de Tournon (Charles Thomas Maillard)

Memoires pour Rome sur l'Etat de la Religion Chretienne dans la Chine, first edition

1709GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 175.00
11Stanford (Edward)

Stanford's Map of the Empires of China and Japan with the Adjacent Parts of the Russian Empire, India, Burma, &c.

1900GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 275.00
12Brunton (Winifred)

Great Ones of Ancient Egypt

1929GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 150.00
13[Bayard (Taylor), editor]

Picturesque Europe, 5 vol.,

London Paris & New Yorkc.1880.GBP 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
14Cockburn (Major James Pattison)

Swiss Scenery

1820GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 275.00
15Pugin (A.)

Paris and its Environs, 2 vol.

1831GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 500.00
16Braun (Georg) and Franz Hogenberg.

and Franz Hogenberg. Aurelia Franciae Orléans; Rhotomagus Galliae Lugdunensis Rouen

c. 1581GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 43.75
17Sanson (Guillaume)

Iudaea, seu Terra Sancta quae Hebraeorum sive Israelitarum in suas Duodecim Tribus Divisa, engraved map

c. 1700GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 200.00
18Drury (Maurice O'Connor, army surgeon)

Shooting trip in the Bustar Bastar State... with Captain W. H. Hunter..., photograph album

1895-1900.GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 250.00
19Kaye (Sir John William)

A History of the Sepoy War in India 1857-1858, 3 vol., mixed editions

1870-8GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 750.00

India.- Stone monoliths of Willong Khullen.- Map of Uilong Guilongmei Monoliths. Manipur, pen and ink

1930GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 31.25
21Orioli (G.)

Moving Along. Just a Diary, first edition

1934GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 100.00

Japan.- Two photograph albums of views and peoples of Japan

1886GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 875.00
23Ortelius (Abraham)

Hispaniae Novae Sivae Magnae, Recens et Vera Descriptio, engraved map

1602GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 212.50
24[Bell (Gertrude)

The Arab of Mesopotamia, first edition,

Basrah 1917GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,000.00
25Chardin (Sir John)

Travels in Persia, one of 975 copies,

1927 & others, travel (15)GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 300.00
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