Bonhams: Books and Manuscripts including Property of the late Hilary Gerrard - online 3/11, 29868, London, New Bond Street

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Auction Report
Auction Date
March 21, 2024 - March 21, 2024
Page Size: 233 items in 10 pages

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Place Printed Year Published Estimate Actual Price
201 [ACKERMANN (RUDOLPH)

[Westminster School, and other schools], extracted from "The History of the Public Schools"

1816 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 409.60
202 CAVENDISH (WILLIAM, Duke of Newcastle)

A General System of Horsemanship in All it's Branches,

1743 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 GBP 2,560.00
203 COMBE (WILLIAM)]

The Tour of Doctor Syntax In Search of the Picturesque, and Second and Third Tours

1817-1821 GBP 500.00 - 700.00 GBP 384.00
204 MOFFET (THOMAS)

Health's Improvement

1655 GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 768.00
205 GROSE (FRANCIS)

The Antiquities of England and Wales, [together with:] Antiquities of Ireland and Scotland

1782-97 GBP 500.00 - 800.00 Not Sold
206 LANGLEY (THOMAS AND BATTY)

Ancient Architecture Restored and Improved

1742 GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 1,024.00
207 LOGAN (JAMES) AND ROBERT RONALD MCIAN

Clans of the Scottish Highlands

1857 GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 1,920.00
208 MADDOX (GEORGE, ARCHITECT)

Prints from the Etchings Made by George Maddox, Professor of Architecture under whom I studied in 1834 at Furnival's Inn

c.1834-1841 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 768.00
209 MEYRICK (SAMUEL RUSH)

A Critical Enquiry into Antient Armour, as It Existed in Europe, But Particularly in England, 3 vol.,

c.1824 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 307.20
210 PEEPSHOW - THAMES TUNNEL

View of the River Thames, over the Tunnel. A Perspective View of the Thames Tunnel, Azulay, Thames Tunnel,

[not before 1846] GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 960.00
211 REYNOLDS (JOSHUA)

Commonplace book compiled by Mary Gwatkin,

[early nineteenth-century] GBP 1,000.00 - 2,000.00 GBP 1,408.00
212 ROYAL NAVY - CRIMEA

Archive of material relating to First Lieutenant Horatio Guy Campbell (1839-1870), R.N.

GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 2,816.00
213 SLAVERY - ABOLITION

The Woman of Colour, vol. 1 (of 2)

1808 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 1,088.00
214 WALKER (GEORGE)

The Costume of Yorkshire

1814 GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 1,024.00
215

Papers Relating to America. Presented to the House of Commons

1809, 1810 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 460.80
216 AVRIL (PERE PHILIPPE)]

Voyage en divers Etats d'Europe et d'Asie Paris,

1692 GBP 500.00 - 700.00 GBP 512.00
217 BADIA Y LEBLICH (DOMINGO)] "Ali Bey"

Travels of Ali Bey in Morocco, Tripoli, Cyprus, Egypt, Arabia, Syria, and Turkey, between the Years 1803 and 1807

1816 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 435.20
218 BROCKEDON (WILLIAM)

Illustrations of the Passes of the Alps

1828-1829 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 Not Sold
219 COOK (JAMES)

A Voyage Towards the South Pole, and Round the World

1777 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 3,072.00
220 ELLIS (HENRY)

Journal of the Proceedings of the Late Embassy to China,

1817 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 588.80
221 HAKLUYT (RICHARD)

Hakluyt's Collection of the Early Voyages, Travels, and Discoveries of the English Nation, 5 vol., ONE OF 250 COPIES,

1809-12 GBP 600.00 - 800.00 GBP 588.80
222 HARRIS (JOHN)

Navigantium atque itinerantium bibliotheca: or, a Compleat Collection of Voyages and Travels

1705 GBP 500.00 - 700.00 GBP 1,920.00
223 LATROBE (CHRISTIAN IGNATIUS)

Journal of a Visit to South Africa

1818 GBP 500.00 - 700.00 GBP 588.80
224 LEAR (EDWARD)

Illustrated Excursions in Italy

1846 GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 1,408.00
225 PARRY (WILLIAM EDWARD)

Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific

1821 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 358.40
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    K. Marx, Das Kapital,1867. Dedication copy. Est: € 120,000
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    Breviarium Romanum, Latin manuscript, 1474. Est: € 20,000
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    Ulrich von Richenthal, Das Concilium, 1536. Est: € 9,000
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    I. Kant, Critik der reinen Vernunft, 1781. Est: €12,000
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