Bearnes Hampton and Littlewood: Books, Maps and Prints, BK19, Exeter

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Auction Date
03/14/2018 - 03/14/2018
Page Size: 489 items in 20 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

A mixed collection of decorative pictures and prints including a miniature of a man holding a scroll: together with a 19th Century pencil drawing of Country House, signed and dated Neadon 1836, sporting prints, engravings, etc.

Not AvailableGBP 84.70

MANUSCRIPT VERSE : by Emily Trevenen (with a few additions by E.H.

first half of the 19th centNot AvailableGBP 7,018.00

MANUSCRIPT COOKERY BOOKS: one by Martha Fricker, dated January 1st

1814Not AvailableGBP 871.20

COSTUME : Le Keepsake de Costumes : Album Offert Aux Abonnes Du Journal Les Modes Parisiennes

Paris1853Not AvailableGBP 121.00

COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor : ( 1772-1834 ) English poet, literary critic, philosopher, one of the founders of the Romantic Movement

undated (1825).Not AvailableGBP 4,840.00
24GRIGGS, Earl Leslie

Coleridge Fille a biography of Sara Coleridge :

1940Not AvailableGBP 290.40

After Rembrandt- Man in fur hat,:- charcoal drawing, 36 x 27cm, together with two historical portrait engravings after Robert Nanteuil of Henri II, Duc de Nemours and Victor Bouthillier.

GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 24.20

Robert Hancock and his Works : plates,

1885GBP 30.00 - 50.00Not Sold
105BRANGWYN, Frank

Catalogue of the Etched Work of Frank Brangwyn : 200 examples,

1912GBP 60.00 - 100.00GBP 133.10

CUNARD, Nancy & BANTING, John [editors] Salvo for Russia : A limited edition of new poems, etchings and engravings produced in aid of the Comforts Fund for Women and Children of Soviet Russia

London1942GBP 3,000.00 - 4,000.00GBP 3,509.00
107DIENES, Andre de

Marilyn : illustrated throughout, pictorial boards, folio

2002GBP 50.00 - 75.00GBP 54.45

EARLY PHOTOGRAPHY : Specimens of Fancy Turning Executed on the Hand or Foot Lathe; with geometric, oval, and eccentric chucks, and elliptical cutting frame.

Philadelphia1869GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 5,203.00

FASHION PLATES : The Ladies' Companion, and Monthly Magazine,

1860GBP 50.00 - 75.00GBP 102.85
110FLAXMAN, John

Compositions from the Tragedies of Aeschylus : 30 etched plates in outline by Thomas Piroli, cont.

1795GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 205.70
111FLETCHER, Major Benton

Royal Homes Near London :

-1930GBP 20.00 - 30.00GBP 6.05
112FRANKAU, Julia

An Eighteenth Century Artist and Engraver John Raphael Smith : 45 ex 50 mezzotints and coloured stipple engravings, in original published portfolio

1902GBP 50.00 - 100.00GBP 36.30
113FREART, Roland

A Parallel of the Antient Architecture with the Modern, in a Collection of Ten Principal Authors who have Written upon the Five Orders : Engraved portrait frontispiece, 40 eng.

1723GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 508.20

GREAT EXHIBITION : The Illustrated Exhibitor

(1851).GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 193.60

HEATH'S Gallery of British Engravings : 2 vols, steel engraved plates, half gilt red calf, 4to

1836GBP 50.00 - 75.00GBP 54.45
116HEWICKER, Friedrich ( photographer) & Tischner, Herbert

Oceanic Art : cloth in d/w, 4to

1954GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 84.70
117HUMPHREYS, Henry Noel

The Origin and Progress of the Art of Writing : colour plates loose, black papier mache binding slightly chipped, covers detached, leather on spine perished, 4to

1855GBP 60.00 - 100.00GBP 66.55
118JOHN, W.D

Nantgarw Porcelain : 185 illustrations inc.

Newport1948GBP 60.00 - 100.00Not Sold
119KAKUZO, Okakura

The Book of Tea, A Japanese Harmony of Art Culture & The Simple Life : plan, 9 plates,

1919GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 72.60
120LACROIX, Paul

Moeurs, Usages et Costumes au Moyen Age et a L'Epoque de la Renaissance : Illust, cont.

1872GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 36.30

The Mary Notebook : illust,

1998GBP 120.00 - 200.00GBP 217.80
  • <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Charles Darwin on sexuality and the transmission of hereditary characteristics: Autograph Letter Signed to Lawson Tait. Down, 17 January [1877].
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> MILTON, JOHN. <i>Paradise Lost. A Poem written in ten books.</i> London: 1667. A very rare example with the contemporary binding untouched and with a 1667 title page.
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> Hamilton secures the ratification of the Constitution: <i>The Debates and Proceedings of the Convention of the State of New-York, assembled at Poughkeespsie, on the 17th June, 1788.</i>
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> The social contract “Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains”: ROUSSEAU, JEAN-JACQUES. <i>Principes du Droit Politique [Du Contract Social]</i>. Amsterdam: Michel Rey, 1762
    <b>19th Century Shop:</b> “The first English textbook on geometrical land-measurement and surveying”: BENESE, RICHARD. <i>This Boke Sheweth the Maner of Measurynge All Maner of Lande…</i>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Franklin H. Brown, <i>State Sovereignty, National Union,</i> Chicago, 1860. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Thomas Paine, <i>The American Crisis,</i> Fishkill, NY, December 1776. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b><br>The Aitken Bible, Philadelphia, 1781. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Francisco Loubayssin de Lamarca, probable first edition of the first novel set in the Spanish New World, Paris, 1617. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Juan de la Anunciación, <i>Sermonario en lengua mexicana,</i> first edition, first book of sermons in Nahuatl, Mexico, 1577. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Maturino Gilberti, <i>Thesoro spiritual en lengua de Mechuacá,</i> first edition, Mexico, 1558. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Commission of William O. Stoddard as secretary to the president, signed by Lincoln, Washington, 1861. $7,000 to $10,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> <i>Clay and Frelinghuysen,</i> flag banner, circa 1844. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Daguerreotype of a man believed to be Frederick Granger Williams Smith, son of Joseph Smith, circa late 1850s. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> John C. Wolfe, <i>Portrait of Abraham Lincoln,</i> oil on board in period wooden frame, circa 1860s. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Francis W. Winton, manuscript on pow-wows with indigenous Canadians, 1881. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 27:</b> Family letters from two young daguerreotype artists, 1826-79. $10,000 to $15,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Shackleton, Ernest. <i>Aurora Australis.</i> Printed at the sign of 'The Penguins'; East Antarctica, 1908. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Shackleton, Ernest. <i>South Polar Times.</i> 1st edition, limited issue. from the library of Michael Barne. $20,000 to $30,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> General Washington's <i>Proceedings of a General Court Martial... of Major General Lee.</i> Philiadelphia, 1778. 100 copies printed for Congress. BOUND WITH: ...Court Martial... of St Clair and ...Schuyler. $25,000 to $35,000
    <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> <i>The Voice of the People.</i> Boston, 1754. Rare pamphlet on the Excise Tax. Nathaniel Sparhawk's copy. $4,000 to $6,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Autograph Letter Signed ("S.L. Clemens"), offering extensive hard-earned advice on writing, 5 pp, 1881. $30,000 to $50,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> After Fra Egnazio Danti. <i>L'Ultime Parti not:e nel Indie Occid:ntli" [The last known parts of the Western Indies].</i> Painted Map of California, Western Mexico, and Japan. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Ptolemaeus, Claudius. <i>Geographie opus nouissima...</i> 1513. The most important edition of Ptolemy, containing the Admiral's Map. $250,000 to $350,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> De Arellano, Don Alonso. Manuscript, his <i>"Relación mui singular y circunstanciada... Capitán del Patax San Lucas,"</i> manuscript copy from the Sir Thomas Phillips collection. $50,000 to $80,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Purchas, Samuel. <i>Purchas his Pilgrimes.</i> First edition. With John Simth's engraved map of Virginia. $70,000 to $100,000
    <b>Bonhams: Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana, Part I. September 25, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> Lewis, Meriwether. Contemporary manuscript true copy of his final power of attorney, 1809. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> <i>A New Method of Macarony Making, as Practiced at Boston in North America.</i> Mezzotint. London, 1774. $5,000 to $7,000
    <b>Bonhams, Sep. 25:</b> <i>Scientific Base Ball Pitching: A Treatise on the Pitcher, Pitching, Origin and Philosophy of the Curve.</i> Chicago, 1897. $2,000 to $3,000
  • <b>Leland Little: Important Fall Auction. September 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Published Half Plate Ambrotype of a North Carolina Confederate Officer. $2,000 to $4,000
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Two 19th Century Books Pertaining to Canada's Red River Settlement. $400 to $800
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Two Books With Fore-Edge Paintings of British Architectual Landmarks. $400 to $600
    <b>Leland Little: Important Fall Auction. September 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987), "Torte a la Dobosch" from <i>Wild Raspberries</i>. $1,000 to $3,000
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Keith Haring (American, 1958-1990), <i>Pop Shop II,</i> One Plate screenprint in colors, on wove paper, 1998. $8,000 to $12,000
    <b>Leland Little, Sep. 22:</b> Thomas Rowlandson (British, 1756-1827), Twenty-Two Prints from the <i>Tours of Dr. Syntax</i>. $500 to $1,000
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