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

Auction Details

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 AvailableUnknown

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

first half of the 19th centNot AvailableUnknown

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

1814Not AvailableUnknown

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

Paris1853Not AvailableUnknown

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

undated (1825).Not AvailableUnknown
24GRIGGS, Earl Leslie

Coleridge Fille a biography of Sara Coleridge :

1940Not AvailableUnknown

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 - 50.00Unknown

Robert Hancock and his Works : plates,

1885GBP 30.00 - 50.00Unknown
105BRANGWYN, Frank

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

1912GBP 60.00 - 100.00Unknown

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 - 4,000.00Unknown
107DIENES, Andre de

Marilyn : illustrated throughout, pictorial boards, folio

2002GBP 50.00 - 75.00Unknown

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 - 800.00Unknown

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

1860GBP 50.00 - 75.00Unknown
110FLAXMAN, John

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

1795GBP 60.00 - 80.00Unknown
111FLETCHER, Major Benton

Royal Homes Near London :

-1930GBP 20.00 - 30.00Unknown
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 - 100.00Unknown
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 - 500.00Unknown

GREAT EXHIBITION : The Illustrated Exhibitor

(1851).GBP 80.00 - 120.00Unknown

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

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

Oceanic Art : cloth in d/w, 4to

1954GBP 30.00 - 50.00Unknown
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 - 100.00Unknown
118JOHN, W.D

Nantgarw Porcelain : 185 illustrations inc.

Newport1948GBP 60.00 - 100.00Unknown
119KAKUZO, Okakura

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

1919GBP 30.00 - 50.00Unknown
120LACROIX, Paul

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

1872GBP 30.00 - 50.00Unknown

The Mary Notebook : illust,

1998GBP 120.00 - 200.00Unknown
  • <b>Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts. March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN. Autograph Manuscript sketch-leaf part of the score of the Scottish Songs, "Sunset" Op. 108 no 2. [Vienna, February 1818]. Inscribed by Alexander Wheelock Thayer. $80,000 to $120,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> EINSTEIN, ALBERT. Autograph Letter Signed ("Papa") to his son Hans Albert, discussing his involvement with the atomic bomb, September 2, 1945. $100,000 to $150,000
    <b>Bonhams: Fine Books and Manuscripts. March 9, 2018</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> HAMILTON, ALEXANDER. Autograph Letter Signed, to Baron von Steuben, with extensive notes of Von Steuben's aide Benjamin Walker, June 12, 1780. $10,000 to $15,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. $200,000 to 300,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. $80,000 to $120,000
  • <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>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Jenner (Rev. George Charles). <i>The Evidence at Large...Respecting Dr Jenner's Discovery of Vaccine Inoculation,</i> presentation copy from Edward Jenner to Rev. Rowland Hill, 1805. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Houdini (Harry).- Maggi (Girolamo). <i>De tintinnabulis liber equuleo liber,</i> Harry Houdini's copy, Amsterdam, H. Wetstein, 1689. £600 to £800
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Meyer (Henry Leonard). Coloured Illustrations of British Birds, and their Eggs , 7 vol. in 2 plus Illustrations of British Birds, 4 vol., 1842-50 and [1835-51]. £5,000 to £7,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Dickens (Charles). <i>An Entirely New Romantic Drama, in Three Acts, by Mr. Wilkie Collins, called The Frozen Deep,</i> 1857. £3,000 to £4,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Lighthouses and Islands of Ireland, c. 125 drawings, 1867. £6,000 to £8,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Shelley (Lady Jane). Diary, 1853 & 1860. £1,500 to £2,000
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Scottish Binding.- The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, bound in contemporary brown polished calf decorated with the figure of a Chinese spearman, by ?James Scott of Edinburgh, 1778. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Man Within,</i> first edition, signed by the author, 1929. £4,000 to £6,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Mellan (Claude, 1598-1688). The Holy Face, or the Veil of St Veronica, [c. 1649 and later]. £800 to £1,200
    <b>Forum Auctions: Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper. March 22, 2018</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Desaguliers (John Theophilus). <i>A Dissertation concerning Electricity,</i> W. Innys, and T. Longman, 1742. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Le Jeune (Paul). <i>Relation de se qui s'est passé en la Nouvelle France en l'anné 1636 enuoyée au R.Pere Provincial de la Compagnie de Iesus en la Province de France,</i> 1637. £2,000 to £3,000
    <b>Forum Auctions, Mar. 22:</b> Stumpf (Johann Rudolph). <i>Gemeiner loblicher Eydgnoschafft Stetten, Landen und Völckern Chronicwirdiger thaaten beschreibung, </i> Zurich, Froschauer, 1586. £3,000 to £4,000
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29: Printed & Manuscript African Americana</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Malcolm X, Autograph Letter Signed, from prison, 1950. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Letter from Moses Walker, an enslaved Georgia man, to his mother at another plantation, 1854. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Signed cabinet card of Frederick Douglass, albumen photograph, Boston, circa 1879. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29: Printed & Manuscript African Americana</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Placard from the Memphis Sanitation Worker's strike, 1968. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b><br><i>The North Star,</i> volume 1, issue 27, Rochester, NY, 1848. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Hand-tinted tintype of John Brown, circa 1860. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29: Printed & Manuscript African Americana</b>
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Poster signed & inscribed by Huey Newton, circa 1967. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Album of aerial views of the march on Montgomery, taken by federal troops, 1965. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Mar 29:</b> Poster for the SNCC, photograph by Danny Lyon featuring John Lewis, circa 1962. $3,000 to $4,000.
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