• <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> CASAS (BARTOLOMÉ DE LAS). <i>La Découverte des Indes occidentales par les Espagnols,</i> Paris, 1697. €1,500 to €2,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> GARCILASO DE LA VEGA. <i>Primera parte de los commentarios reales, que tratan del orígen de los Yncas…,</i> Lisbonne, 1609 [1608 au colophon]. €8,000 to €10,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> GARCILASO DE LA VEGA. <i>Histoire des Yncas rois du Pérou. On a joint à cette édition l'Histoire de la conquête de la Floride,</i> Amsterdam, 1737. €800 to €1,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> LAET (JOHANNES DE). <i>L'Histoire du nouveau monde, ou description des Indes occidentales,</i> Leyde, 1640. €8,000 to €10,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> LAFITAU (JOSEPH-FRANÇOIS). <i>Mœurs des sauvages amériquains, comparées aux mœurs des premiers temps,</i> Paris, 1724. €1,200 to €1,500.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> ORRIO (FRANCISCO XAVIER ALEXO DE). <i>Solución del gran problema acerca de la población de las Americas,</i> Mexico, 1763. €1,500 to €2,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> [ROCHEFORT (CHARLES DE)]. <i>Histoire naturelle et morale des Îles Antilles de l'Amérique,</i> Amsterdam, 1716. €800 to €1,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> TURGOT (ANNE-ROBERT-JACQUES). <i>Mémoire sur les colonies américaines, sur leurs relations politiques avec leurs métropoles…,</i> Paris, 1791. €1,000 to €1,200.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>30th March 2023</b>
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Roman binding.- Pindar. <i>Olympia, Pythia, Nemea, Isthmia,</i> translated by Johannes Lonicer, contemporary Roman binding by Niccolo Franzese, Basel, 1535. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Raverat (Gwen). Comprehensive album of 530 wood engravings, circa 1909-1950. £40,000 to £60,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Hemingway (Ernest). <i>Fiesta,</i> first English edition, first impression dust-jacket, 1927. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>30th March 2023</b>
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, first impression, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Dickens (Charles). <i>Great Expectations,</i> 3 vol., first edition, first impression, Chapman and Hall, 1861. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Campbell (Colen) & others. <i>Vitruvius Britannicus, or The British Architect...,</i> 5 vol., vol.1-3 later editions, vol.4 & 5 first editions, [?1731]-31-67-71. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>30th March 2023</b>
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Geography.- Mela (Pomponius). <i>Cosmographia, sive De situ orbis,</i> Venice, Franciscus Renner de Heilbronn, 1478. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> America.- [?Espinosa y Tello (José)]. <i>Relacion del Viage hecho por las Goletas Sutil y Mexicana en el Año de 1792,</i> 2 vol. including Atlas, first edition, Madrid, 1802. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Australasia.- Péron (Francois) and Louis-Claude de Saulces de Freycinet. <i>Voyage de Découvertes aux Terres Australes,</i> 5 vol. including Atlas, second edition, Paris, 1824. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper<br>30th March 2023</b>
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Botany.- Curtis (William). <i>The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed,</i> 83 vol. in 62, 1794-1956. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum, Mar. 30:</b> Darwin (Charles).- Lecky (W.E.H.) <i>The Rise and Influence of Rationalism in Europe,</i> 2 vol., Darwin's copy with inscription "Charles Darwin 1865", pencil marginalia and pencil notes, 1865. £7,000 to £10,000.
  • <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>April 5<br>Printed Books, Maps, Atlases & Caricatures</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Speed (John). <i>The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine...</i> bound with <i>The Prospect of the most Famous parts of the World,</i> Thomas Bassett & Richard Chiswell, 1676. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> China. De Jode (Cornelis), <i>China Regnum,</i> Antwerp [1593]. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> World. Hondius (Henricus), <i>Nova totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula.</i> Auct: Henr. Hondio. Amsterdam, circa 1630. £5,000 to £8,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>April 5<br>Printed Books, Maps, Atlases & Caricatures</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> World. Blaeu (Willem Janszoon), <i>Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula</i> auct: Guilelmo Blaeuw, Amsterdam [1635 - 58]. £5,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Acosta (Emanuel). <i>Rerum a Societate Iesu in Oriente gestarum ad annum usque à Deipara Virgine…,</i> 1st edition, Dillingen: Sebald Mayer, 1571. £3,000 to £5,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Ruggieri (Francesco). <i>Scelta di Architetture Antiche e Moderne della Citta di Firenze…,</i> 4 volumes bound in two, Florence, Appresso l'Editore, 1755. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>April 5<br>Printed Books, Maps, Atlases & Caricatures</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Parry (William). <i>Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage,</i> 6 vols in 5, 1st editions, 1821-27. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Hunter (John). <i>A Treatise on the Blood, Inflammation, and Gun-Shot Wounds,</i> 1st edition, 1794. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Furber (Robert). <i>The Flower-Garden Display'd, in above Four Hundred Curious Representations of the most Beautiful Flowers…,</i> 1st quarto edition, London, 1732. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>April 5<br>Printed Books, Maps, Atlases & Caricatures</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Friedman (Milton). <i>A Theory of the Consumption Function,</i> 1st edition, 1957. £500 to £800.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Clarkson (Thomas). <i>The history of the ... abolition of the African slave-trade,</i> 2 vols., 1808. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Civil War Pamphlets. A sammelband of 19 pamphlets relating to events of the English Civil War, 1640-1661. £2,000 to £3,000.

Dominic Winter Book Auctions: Early Printed Books, English Literature & Fine Bindings, Maps & Documents, 12523, Gloucestershire

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
01/25/2023 - 01/25/2023
Page Size: 471 items in 19 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Baker (Samuel W).

Ismailia. A Narrative of the Expedition to Central Africa for the Suppression of the Slave Trade, organized by Ismail, Khedive of Egypt, 2 volumes

London1874GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 480.00
2Barrow (John).

A Collection of Authentic, Useful, and Entertaining Voyages and Discoveries, 3 volumes,

London1765GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 360.00
3Bartlett (William Henry, Purser, William & others, illustrators).

Syria, The Holy Land, Asia Minor, &c. Illustrated. In a series of views drawn from nature..., with descriptions of the plates by John Carne, 3 volumes in one,

London, Paris & America [1836-38]GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 408.00
4Bishop (Isabella, née Isabella L. Bird).

Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan, including a summer in the Upper Karun Region and a visit to the Nestorian Rayahs, 2 volumes

London1891GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 624.00
5Cameron (Verney Lovett).

Across Africa 2 volumes,

London1877GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 360.00
6Catrou (Francois).

The General History of the Mogol Empire, from its foundation by Tamerlane, to the Late Emperor Orangzeb. Extracted from the Memoirs of M. Manouchi, a Venetian, and Chief Physician to Orangzeb for above forty years

London1709GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 360.00
7Corbett (Julian S.)

Drake and the Tudor Navy. With a history of the rise of England as a maritime power, 2 volumes

London1898GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 432.00
8Flamsteed (John).

Atlas Céleste de Flamstéed

1776GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 720.00

Franklin Expedition. Ephemera from Rear-Admiral Noel Wright to Commander John Minter relating to the Franklin expedition

1952-65GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 288.00
10Gebhardt (Victor).

La Tierra Santa, su historia, sus monumentos, sus tradiciones, sus recuerdos, su estado actual, 2 volumes

Barcelona circa 1880sGBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 144.00
11Graimberg (Carl von).

118 lithograph views of landmarks near the Rhine, 2 vols.,

[Heidelberg?], c.1811-1824GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 432.00
12[Harding, Edward].

A collection of plates from Costume de l'Empire Russe,

London1811GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 144.00
13Hastings (Warren).

Debates of the House of Lords on the Evidence Delivered in the Trial of Warren Hastings, Esquire: Proceedings of the East India Company in Consequence of his Acquittal: …

London1797GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 504.00
14Hay (Robert).

Illustrations of Cairo..., Drawn on Stone by J. C. Bourne under the Superintendence of Owen B. Carter, Architect, Tilt & Bogue

1840GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
15Heber (Right Reverend Reginald).

Narrative of a Journey through the Upper Provinces of India, from Calcutta to Bombay, 1824-1825 (with notes on Ceylon,) An account of a journey to Madras and the Southern Provinces

London1828GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 456.00
16Hurston (Zora).

Voodoo Gods, an enquiry into native myths and magic in Jamaica and Haiti, 1st UK edition,

London1939GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 432.00
17[Johnson, Samuel, translator].

A Voyage to Abyssinia, by Father Jerome Lobo, a Portuguese Jesuit... with a Continuation of the History of Abyssinia... by Mr. Le Grand, from the French, 1st English edition,

London1735GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 600.00
18Johnston (Harry).

George Grenfell and the Congo, a History and Description of the Congo Independent State and Adjoining Districts of Congoland, 2 volumes

London1908GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 576.00
19Ker (David).

On The Road to Khiva

London1874GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 912.00
20Koldewey (Karl).

The German Arctic Expedition of 1869-70, and narrative of the wreck of the "Hansa" in the ice, 1st English edition,

London1874GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 192.00
21La Perouse (Jean-Francois Galaup, comte de).

The Voyage of La Perouse Round the World, in the Years 1783

London1798GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,380.00
22Lander (Richard & John).

Journal of an Expedition to explore the course and termination of the Niger; with a narrative of a voyage down that river to its termination, 3 volumes

London1832GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 552.00
23Luynes (Honoré Théodore Paul Joseph d'Albert duc de).

Voyage d'exploration à la mer Morte, à Petra, et sur la rive gauche du Jourdain, 4 volumes (including atlas),

Paris [1868-74]GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 7,800.00

Mongolia. A portfolio of 98 collotypes of Mongolian life and culture,

c. late 1950sGBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 312.00
25Monteiro (Joachim John).

Angola and the River Congo 2 volumes,

London1875GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 360.00
  • <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Printed & Manuscript African Americana:<br>March 30, 2023</b>
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Victor H. Green, <i>The Negro Motorist Green Book,</i> New York, 1949. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Papers of pianist-composer Lawrence Brown relating to Paul Robeson & more, various places, 1925-54. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Freedom Summer archive of civil rights activist Karen Haberman Trusty, Atlanta & elsewhere, 1963-64. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> New York, 1933. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Archive of letters from the sculptor Richmond Barthé to a close Jamaican friend, various places, 1966-85. $25,000 to $35,000.
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