Dominic Winter Book Auctions: Printed Books, Maps and Documents, 30718, Gloucestershire

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Auction Date
03/07/2018 - 03/07/2018
Page Size: 527 items in 22 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

American Neptune. A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History, volumes I-26, Salem, Massachusetts

1941-1964 GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 132.00
2* Angas (George French)

Maori, Or, Native Swing, [from the New Zealander's Illustrated

1857GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 84.00
3Anson (George)

Reize Rondsom de Werreld, Gedaan in de Jaaren 1740 tot 1744...,

GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 408.00
4Beamish (North Ludlow)

History of the King's German Legion, 2 volumes

1832-37 GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 288.00
5Blackie (W.G., editor)

Descriptive Atlas of the World and General Geography

1893GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 408.00
6Burton (Richard F.)

A Mission to Gelele, King of Dahome. With Notices of the so called "Amazons," the Grand Customs, the Yearly Customs, the Human Sacrifices, the Present State of the Slave Trade, and the Negro's Place in Nature, 2 volumes

GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 168.00
7Cantemir (Demetrius)

The History of the Growth and Decay of the Othman Empire

1734-35 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 6,960.00
8Cellarius (Christopher)

Geographia Antiqua: Being a complete set of maps of ancient geography...

1796GBP 70.00 - 100.00GBP 156.00
9Chappell (Lieutenant Edward)

Voyage of His Majesty's Ship Rosamond to Newfoundland and the Southern Coast of Labrador. Of which Countries no Account has been Published by any British Traveller since the Reign of Queen Elizabeth

1818GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 324.00
10[Charpentier, Henri].

[Recueil des Costumes de la Bretagne et des autre contrées de la France..., Nantes: Charpentier

1829-1831 GBP 700.00 - 1,000.00GBP 816.00
11Childers (Erskine)

The Riddle of the Sands. A Record of Secret Service Recently Achieved

1903GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 408.00
12

* Chinese Watercolours. A group of ten fine watercolour and gouache Chinese landscape and costume studies on album leaves, heightened with gum arabic, mid-19th century,

mid-19th centuryGBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 336.00
13Faden (William, publisher)

Atlas Minimus Universalis, or A Geographical Abridgement Ancient and Modern of the several parts of the earth in fifty-five maps..., Jany. 1st. 1798,

1798GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 504.00
14Faulkner (Henry)

Elephant Haunts: Being A Sportsman's Narrative of the Search for Doctor Livingstone, with Scenes of Elephant, Buffalo, and Hippopotamus Hunting

1868GBP 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
15Fisquet (Honore Jean Pierre)

Grand Atlas Départemental de la France de l'Algérie et des Colonies, 2 volumes

1878GBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 54.00
16Gordon (General Sir Thomas Edward)

Persia Revisited (1895) With Remarks on H.I.M. Mozuffer-ed-Din Shah, and the Present Situation in Persia (1896), 1st edition

1896GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
17Gordon (Patrick)

Geography Anatomiz'd: or, The Geographical Grammar. Being a short and exact analysis of the whole body of modern geography, after a new and curious method..., tenth edition, corrected, and somewhat enlarged; and a set of new maps b

1725GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 336.00
18Holmes (Maurice)

An Introduction to the Bibliography of Captain James Cook, R.N., Francis Edwards

1936GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 552.00
19Leach (Jonathan)

Rough Sketches of the Life of an Old Soldier: During a Service in the West Indies; at the Siege of Copenhagen in 1807; in the Peninsula and the South of France in the Campaigns from 1808 to 1814, with the Light Division; in the Net

GBP 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
20Mason (George Henry)

The Costume of China

1800GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 480.00
21Mawe (John)

Travels in the Interior of Brazil, Particularly in the Gold and Diamond Districts of that Country, by Authority of the Prince Regent of Portugal; Including a Voyage to the Rio de la Plata, and an Historical Sketch of the Revolution of B

GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 624.00
22Meijlan (G.F.)

Japan. Voorgesteld in schetsen over de zeden en gebruiken van dat rijk, bijzonder over de Ingezetenen der stad Nagasaky, edited by J.H. Tobias, Amsterdam, M. Westerman & Zoon

1830GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 600.00
23[Peake, Richard Brinsley].

The Characteristic Costume of France; from Drawings Made on the Spot, with Appropriate Descriptions. By an Artist recently returned from the Continent, William Fearman

1819GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 480.00
24Pontoppidan (Erich)

The Natural History of Norway, 2 parts in one

1755GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 672.00
25

Republic of China. Report of the National Flood Relief Commission 1931-1932

Shanghai1933GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 240.00
  • <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 Apr 26:</b> Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann, wallpaper sample book, circa 1919. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Archive from a late office of the Breuer & Smith architectural team, New York, 1960-70s. $3,500 to $5,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> William Morris, <i>The Story of the Glittering Plain or the Land of Living Men,</i> illustrated by Walter Crane, Kelmscott Press, Hammersmith, 1894. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustave Doré, <i>La Sainte Bible selon la Vulgate,</i> Tours, 1866. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Gustav Klimt & Max Eisler, <i>Eine Nachlese,</i> complete set, Vienna, 1931. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>Eric Allatini & Gerda Wegener, <i>Sur Talons Rouges,</i> with original watercolor by Wegener, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>C.P. Cavafy, <i>Fourteen Poems,</i> illustrated & signed by David Hockney, London, 1966. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b> Jean Midolle, <i>Spécimen des Écritures Modernes...</i>, Strasbourg, 1834-35. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 26:</b><br>E.A. Seguy, <i>Floréal: Dessins & Coloris Nouveaux,</i> Paris, 1925. $3,000 to $4,000.
  • <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on 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. SOLD for $131,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> Violin belonging to Albert Einstein, presented to him by Oscar H. Steger, 1933. SOLD for $516,500
    <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. SOLD for $106,250
    <b>Bonhams: Results from Fine Books and Manuscripts on 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. SOLD for $16,250
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> NEWTON, ISAAC. Autograph Manuscript in Latin, being detailed instructions on making the philosopher's stone. 8 pp. 1790s. SOLD for $275,000
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 9:</b> 1869 Inauguration Bible of President Ulysses S. Grant. SOLD for $118,750
  • <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> E.H. SHEPARD, Original drawing for A.A. Milne’s The House at Pooh Corner.<br>$40,000-60,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> BERNARD RATZER, Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $80,000-100,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> THOMAS JEFFERSON, Autograph letter signed comparing Logan, Tecumseh, and Little Turtle to the Spartans. Monticello: 15 February 1821. $14,000-18,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN C. FREMONT, Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the Year 1842.. Abridged edition, the only one containing the folding map From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $3,000-5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ZANE GREY, Album containing 94 large format photographs of Grey and party at Catalina Island, Arizona, and fishing in the Pacific. From the Sporting Library of Arnold “Jake” Johnson. $5,000-$8,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> WILLIAM COMBE, A History of Madeira ... illustrative of the Costumes, Manners, and Occupations of the Inhabitants. produced by Ackermann in 1821; From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> ERIC TAVERNER, Salmon Fishing... One of 275 copies signed by Taverner, published in 1931,From the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN WHITEHEAD, Exploration of Mount Kina Balu, North Borneo. Whitehead reached the high point of Kinabalu in 1888. Part of a major group of travel books from the Sporting Library of Jake Johnson. $2,000-$3,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> JOHN LONG, Voyages and Travels of an Indian Interpreter and Trader, describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians... The first edition of 1791. $3,000-$5,000
    <b>Doyle, April 25:</b> SAMUEL BECKETT, Stirrings Still. This, Beckett’s last work of fiction with original lithographs by Le Brocquy, limited to 200 copies signed by the author and the artist. From the Estate of Howard Kaminsky.. $1,500-$2,500
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