Sothebys: Travel, Atlases, Maps and Natural History, L20401, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/28/2020 - 07/28/2020
Page Size: 236 items in 10 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
120

Al-Haram Al-Sharif (Temple Mount). A brief guide. Jerusalem. 1929

Jerusalem1929GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 1,875.00
121[FÉLIX JACQUES ANTOINE MOULIN]

Moulin. Twenty-six photographs of Algeria. circa 1870s

c.1870sGBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 6,000.00
122FREDERICK FRASER HUNTER

Hunter. Correspondence relating to his classified "Secret" Map of Arabia and the Persian Gulf. 1905-6

1905-6GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00GBP 40,000.00
123

Arab-Israeli War. Forty press photographs.

GBP 3,000.00 - 4,000.00GBP 5,625.00
124BERBRUGGER, LOUIS ADRIEN

Berbrugger. Algérie historique, pittoresque et monumentale. Paris. 1843. 3 volumes

Paris1843GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
125

Arabian Peninsula. Thirty-two geological maps in a box. Washington and Jiddah. 1956-1984

1956-1984GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00Not Sold
126BLOUET, GUILLAUME ABEL, AND OTHERS

Blouet and Bory de Saint-Vincent. Expédition scientifique de Morée. 1831-40, complete work in 9 volumes, uniform calf

1831-40GBP 20,000.00 - 30,000.00GBP 30,000.00
127BONFILS, FÉLIX, TANCRÈDE DUMAS, AND OTHERS?

Bonfils and Dumas. Album of 50 photographs of Palestine and the Levant. [c.1880s]

c.1880sGBP 3,000.00 - 4,000.00GBP 8,125.00
128BRUYN, CORNELIS DE

Bruyn, de. Reizen ... Asia. 1698 [and] Reizen over Moskovie, door Persie en Indie. 1714, two works in vellum bindings

Delft1698, 1714GBP 3,500.00 - 5,000.00GBP 4,000.00
129BYZANTIOS, SKARLATOS

Byzantios. Konstantinoupolis e perigrafe, Athens, 1851-1869, first edition, presentation copy, 3 volumes, red half calf

Athens1851-1869GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 3,500.00
130CANTEMIR, DEMETRIUS

Cantemir. The history of the growth and decay of the Othman Empire. 1734, folio, contemporary calf

London1734GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 3,250.00
131CASTELLAZZI, GIUSEPPE

Castellazzi. Ricordi di Architettura. 1871, folio, presentation copy to Prince Ernest Augustus of Hanover

1871GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 500.00
133CONDER, C.R. AND H.H. KITCHENER

Conder and Kitchener. Map of Western Palestine. 1880

Southampton1880GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00Not Sold
134

Photograph panorama of Constantinople. circa 1900, framed

c.1900GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
135MISSION FRANÇAISE

Constantinople and Bucharest ? Mission Française Aeronautique d'Orient. 1920, 31 photographs

1920GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 2,000.00
137[BONFILS, FÉLIX]

Cyprus--Félix Bonfils. Four photographs. 1870s

1870sGBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00GBP 1,500.00
138D’ALLEMAGNE, HENRY-RENÉ

D'Allemagne. Du Khorassan au Pays des Backhtiaris. Paris, 1911, 4 volumes, half buckram

Paris1911GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 2,250.00
139ADELPHOI ZANGAKI, ABDULLAH FRÈRES, HIPPOLYTE ARNOUX, FÉLIX BEATO, G. SAROLIDES, AND OTHERS

Egypt--A collection of 52 photographs, 1880s-90s

1880s-90sGBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 2,250.00
140

Egypt and Bonaparte. Three proclamations. 1798-1800

Cairo, Paris1798-1800GBP 4,000.00 - 6,000.00GBP 5,000.00
141

Description de l'Égypte. Paris, 1809-1822, first edition, 23 volumes, housed in a custom made cabinet

Paris1809-1822GBP 200,000.00 - 300,000.00GBP 435,000.00
142FRITH, FRANCIS

Frith. Sinai and Palestine. [1862], folio, 37 albumen prints, original cloth

London, Glasgow, Edinburgh1862GBP 3,000.00 - 4,000.00GBP 3,750.00
143KONSTANTIN ATHANASIOU, AND OTHERS?

Athanasiou, and others. Album of fifty-eight photographs of Greece. [1881], large oblong folio, green morocco gilt

London1881GBP 1,500.00 - 2,000.00GBP 2,125.00
144

Greece - Salonika Fire, portfolio of 24 photographs, 1917

1917GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 500.00
145HOLLAND, HENRY

Holland. Album of 35 original sketches of Turkey and Greece, 1812, oblong 8vo, half vellum

1812GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00GBP 6,000.00
146HOLLAND, HENRY

Holland. Autograph manuscript travel journals and related papers

GBP 3,000.00 - 5,000.00GBP 6,875.00
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    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Aug 13:</b> Toyen, pen & ink illustration from <i>Marquis de Sade: Justina cili prokletí ctnosti,</i> 1932. $8,000 to $12,000.
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