Books and Manuscripts: A Summer Miscellany

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Books and Manuscripts: A Summer Miscellany

Books and Manuscripts: A Summer Miscellany

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190 results sorted by Lot number (low to high)

190 results sorted by

Lot number (low to high)

ALBIN | A natural history of birds, 1738-1740 (but later)

1. ALBIN | A natural history of birds, 1738-1740 (but later)

ALKEN | The national sports of Great Britain, 1821

2. ALKEN | The national sports of Great Britain, 1821

AMBERT | Esquisses historiques... l'armée française, Saumur, 1835, half red morocco, Furstenberg copy

3. AMBERT | Esquisses historiques... l'armée française, Saumur, 1835, half red morocco, Furstenberg copy

ANNING, MARY | autograph letter signed, to William Buckland, [1829]

4. ANNING, MARY | autograph letter signed, to William Buckland, [1829]

ASTLEY | The art of riding, London, 1584, later calf, drop-back box

5. ASTLEY | The art of riding, London, 1584, later calf, drop-back box

AUTOGRAPH ALBUM | c.460 items including letters by Babbage, Charles Vignoles, and many others

6. AUTOGRAPH ALBUM | c.460 items including letters by Babbage, Charles Vignoles, and many others

BEDFORD, DR EVAN | Medical papers, diaries, and related material

7. BEDFORD, DR EVAN | Medical papers, diaries, and related material

BEEBE, C.W. | A Monograph of the Pheasants, London 1918-1922, 4 volumes

8. BEEBE, C.W. | A Monograph of the Pheasants, London 1918-1922, 4 volumes

BONAPARTE, C.L. | Iconographie des pigeons, Paris 1857

9. BONAPARTE, C.L. | Iconographie des pigeons, Paris 1857

BOYS | Original views of London as it is. London: Thomas Boys, 1842

10. BOYS | Original views of London as it is. London: Thomas Boys, 1842

BRAZIL | Brass plaque celebrating the establishment of the First Brazilian Republic, 15  November 1889

11. BRAZIL | Brass plaque celebrating the establishment of the First Brazilian Republic, 15 November 1889

BRAZIL | Fernando de Noronha island, watercolour and engraved map

12. BRAZIL | Fernando de Noronha island, watercolour and engraved map

[BRAZIL]--CICÉRI AND BENOIST | Rio de Janeiro, [1852], hand-coloured lithograph

13. [BRAZIL]--CICÉRI AND BENOIST | Rio de Janeiro, [1852], hand-coloured lithograph

[BRAZIL]--CORONELLI | Three globe gores of South America, mainly Brazil, [c.1693]

14. [BRAZIL]--CORONELLI | Three globe gores of South America, mainly Brazil, [c.1693]

[BRAZIL]--HORATIUS | Il Regno del Brasile parte nobilissima del Mondo nuovo, 1698, engraved map

15. [BRAZIL]--HORATIUS | Il Regno del Brasile parte nobilissima del Mondo nuovo, 1698, engraved map

BRAZIL | Two lithographed views of Rio de Janeiro, [1850s]

16. BRAZIL | Two lithographed views of Rio de Janeiro, [1850s]

BRINDESI | Elbicei atika. Musée des anciens costumes Turcs de Constantinople. Paris, Lemercier, [1855]

17. BRINDESI | Elbicei atika. Musée des anciens costumes Turcs de Constantinople. Paris, Lemercier, [1855]

CARDIGAN and McCORMICK | Eight months on active service & A Visit to the Camp before Sebastopol, both 1855; 2 works

18. CARDIGAN and McCORMICK | Eight months on active service & A Visit to the Camp before Sebastopol, both 1855; 2 works

CARLEVARIS | Le fabriche e vedute di Venetia, Venice, [1705]

19. CARLEVARIS | Le fabriche e vedute di Venetia, Venice, [1705]

CHILE | Two lithographed views of Valparaiso, [c.1854]

20. CHILE | Two lithographed views of Valparaiso, [c.1854]

CORONELLI | Atlante Veneto, 1691

21. CORONELLI | Atlante Veneto, 1691

DAFFY | Elixir Salutis, 1681, 2 pamphlets

22. DAFFY | Elixir Salutis, 1681, 2 pamphlets

DARWIN | autograph letter signed, to Henry Colburn, [1837]

23. DARWIN | autograph letter signed, to Henry Colburn, [1837]

DINGLE | The new atlas of China, 1920

24. DINGLE | The new atlas of China, 1920

DONN | A map of the county of Devon, 1765

25. DONN | A map of the county of Devon, 1765

DONOVAN | The natural history of British birds, 1794-1798

26. DONOVAN | The natural history of British birds, 1794-1798

DURY | A chorographical map of the King of Sardinia's dominions, 1765

27. DURY | A chorographical map of the King of Sardinia's dominions, 1765

EDWARDS | A natural history of birds [Gleanings of natural history], 1802–1806 (watermarks 1816–1824)

28. EDWARDS | A natural history of birds [Gleanings of natural history], 1802–1806 (watermarks 1816–1824)

EINSTEIN | Signed photograph, 1955

29. EINSTEIN | Signed photograph, 1955

ELLIOT, D.G.| A Monograph of the Paradiseidae, or Birds of Paradise, New York 1873, folio, 36 plates

30. ELLIOT, D.G.| A Monograph of the Paradiseidae, or Birds of Paradise, New York 1873, folio, 36 plates

ELLIOT, D.G. | A Monograph of the Phasianidae, New York 1870-1872, 2 volumes

31. ELLIOT, D.G. | A Monograph of the Phasianidae, New York 1870-1872, 2 volumes

FARRÈRE AND FOUQUERAY | Jonques et sampans, 1945

32. FARRÈRE AND FOUQUERAY | Jonques et sampans, 1945

[FER] | Mappe-monde ou carte generale de la terre, 1760, large hand-coloured wall-map

33. [FER] | Mappe-monde ou carte generale de la terre, 1760, large hand-coloured wall-map

FRANCE | A pair of trompe-l'oeil engravings of assignats, c.1797

34. FRANCE | A pair of trompe-l'oeil engravings of assignats, c.1797

FÜSSLI | Vues remarquables de la Suisse, [c.1802]

35. FÜSSLI | Vues remarquables de la Suisse, [c.1802]

GART DER GESUNDHEIT | Augsburg, 1487, coloured woodcuts, later boards

36. GART DER GESUNDHEIT | Augsburg, 1487, coloured woodcuts, later boards

GOULD, J. | Monograph of the Trogonidae, London 1835-1838, folio

37. GOULD, J. | Monograph of the Trogonidae, London 1835-1838, folio

HAYES, W. | Portraits of Rare and Curious Birds, London 1794

38. HAYES, W. | Portraits of Rare and Curious Birds, London 1794

HUME and MARSHALL | The Game Birds of India, Calcutta 1879-81, 3 vols

39. HUME and MARSHALL | The Game Birds of India, Calcutta 1879-81, 3 vols

JAILLOT AND SANSON | Atlas Nouveau. Contenant toutes les parties du Monde, 1692-1693, 2 volumes

40. JAILLOT AND SANSON | Atlas Nouveau. Contenant toutes les parties du Monde, 1692-1693, 2 volumes

JAWHARI, ISMA'IL IBN HAMMAD | Turkish-Arabic dictionary, 1803, Sir Gore Ouseley's copy

41. JAWHARI, ISMA'IL IBN HAMMAD | Turkish-Arabic dictionary, 1803, Sir Gore Ouseley's copy

KNORR | Verlustiging der oogen en van den geest, 1770–1775

42. KNORR | Verlustiging der oogen en van den geest, 1770–1775

KOREA | Manuscript map, [twentieth century]

43. KOREA | Manuscript map, [twentieth century]

LATHAM | A general synopsis of birds, 1781-1785

44. LATHAM | A general synopsis of birds, 1781-1785

LONDON |The several plans and drawings ... in the Third Report ... upon the improvement of the Port of London, 1800

45. LONDON |The several plans and drawings ... in the Third Report ... upon the improvement of the Port of London, 1800

MALAYSIA | Reconnaissance Map South-East Pahang, 1922

46. MALAYSIA | Reconnaissance Map South-East Pahang, 1922

MEDICINE | Manuscript medical and culinary recipe book, 17th centuy

47. MEDICINE | Manuscript medical and culinary recipe book, 17th centuy

MERCATOR AND HONDIUS | Atlas, 1613

48. MERCATOR AND HONDIUS | Atlas, 1613