Lyon and Turnbull: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Photographs, 773, Edinburgh

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Auction Date
February 07, 2024 - February 07, 2024
Page Size: 336 items in 14 pages

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Place Printed Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1 Darwin, Charles

The Power of Movement in Plants

London 1880 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 550.20
2 Darwin, Charles

The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex

London 1871 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 235.80
3 Darwin, Charles

The Power of Movement in Plants

London 1880 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 497.80
4 Darwin, Charles

The Different Forms of Flowers. Four works

London 1877 GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 851.50
5 Darwin, Charles

On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection

London 1861 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,310.00
6 Darwin, Charles [Owen, Richard]

Original review by Richard Owen of Darwin's seminal work, On the Origin of Species by means of Natural Selection [contained within] The Edinburgh Review or Critical Journal for January, 1860 ... April 1860, volume CXI.

London 1860 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 366.80
7 Green, Thomas

The Universal Herbal, or Botanical, Medical and Agricultural Dictionary

Liverpool c.1820 GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00 GBP 1,179.00
8 Philpots, John R.

Oysters and all about them

London & Leicester 1891 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 314.40
9

Natural History. Collection of works. Darwin, Charles. The Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs.

London 1874 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 851.50
10

Illustrerad Tradgardstidning Manadsskrift for tradgardskonstens idkare och Vanner i Norden

Gothenburg 1858-1861 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 288.20
11

Mosses. 6 volumes. Braithwaite, R. The British Moss-Flora.

London 1887-1905 GBP 250.00 - 300.00 GBP 340.60
12 Alder, Charles

Birds and Flowers of the Castle of Mey

Ponteland 1993 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 Not Sold
13 Ellis, John

An Essay towards a Natural History of the Corallines, and other Marine Productions of the like Kind, commonly found on the Coasts of Great Britain and Ireland.

London 1755 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 550.20
14 Traill, George William

A Monograph of the Algae of the Firth of Forth, Illustrated with Herbarium Specimens of some of the Rare Species.

Edinburgh 1885 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,048.00
15 Hayes, William

A Natural History of British Birds, etc. with their Portraits, accurately drawn, and beautifully coloured from Nature.

London 1775 GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 1,113.50
16 Allom, Thomas (illustrator)

China, in a Series of Views, displaying the Scenery, Architecture, and Social Habits, of that Ancient Empire.

London c.1840 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,048.00
17

Geographies. Four 18th century works: Salmon. A New Geographical and Historical Grammar...

London 1758 GBP 1,200.00 - 1,500.00 Not Sold
18 Simpson, William

The Seat of the War in the East

London 1855-56 GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 Not Sold
19 Cunningham, P.

Two Years in New South Wales. comprising Sketches of the Actual State of Society in that Colony; or its Peculiar Advantages to Emigrants, of its Topography, Natural History. &c.

London 1827 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 Not Sold
20

Indian lithographic printing. Collection of rare works in Urdu on various subjects

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,310.00
21 Bankes, Thomas

A New Royal Authentic and Complete System of Universal Geography Antient and Modern

London c.1780 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 Not Sold
22

New Zealand. 4 works: Power, W. Tyrone. Sketches in New Zealand Sketches with Pen and Pencil.

London 1849 GBP 300.00 - 400.00 GBP 419.20
23

Indian lithographic printing. Collection of rare works in Urdu on various subjects

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 982.50
24 Allan & Ferguson, Lithographers

[Views on the Clyde]

[Glasgow c.1840? GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 340.60
25 Staunton, Sir George Leonard

An Authentic Account of an Embassy from the King of Great Britain to the Emperor of China, taken chiefly from the papers of his Excellency the Earl of Macartney.

[London 1797 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 2,358.00
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