Lyon and Turnbull: Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps and Photographs, 630, Edinburgh

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
02/24/2021 - 02/25/2021
Page Size: 443 items in 18 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Bogolubov, A.

Tapisseries de l'Asie Centrale faisant partie de la collection réunie par A. Bogolobow.

St. Petersbourg1908GBP 1,000.00 - 1,500.00Not Sold
2Gray, Alasdair

A Life in Pictures

Edinburgh2012GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 425.00
3Jones, Owen

The Grammar of Ornament [Part XV]

Londonn.d., but 1856 or 1868GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 250.00
4Kendrick, A.F. & C.E.C. Tattersall

Hand-woven Carpets Oriental & European 1922. 2 volumes, 4to, plates, original pictorial buckram; Neugebauer, Rudolf Handbuch der Orientalischen Teppichkunde.

Leipzig1909GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 125.00
5MacGibbon, David & Ross, Thomas

The castellated and domestic architecture of Scotland

Edinburgh1887-92GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 525.00
6Picasso, Pablo

A Limited Edition in Facsimile

London1960GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 938.00
7Picasso, Pablo - W. Boeck, editor


London1963GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 938.00
8Ponce, Nicolas

Collection des Tableaux et Arabesques

Paris1789GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 400.00
9Ruskin, John

The Works

London1903-12GBP 1,500.00 - 2,500.00GBP 4,000.00
10Santi Bartoli, Pietro

Le Antiche Lucerne, Sepolcrali Figurate, Raccolte dalle Caue sotterranee, e Grotte di Roma

Rome1691GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 425.00

Signature. A Quadrimestrial of Typography and the Graphic Arts

London1935-1940GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 475.00
12Tolmer, A.

Mise en Page

London1931GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 1,000.00
13[after] Ortelius, Abraham

Angliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae sive Britannicum Insularum Descriptio

[probably Amsterdamc.1605GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 688.00
14[Noorthouck, John?]

A New & Accurate Plan of the Cities of London & Westminster

London1772GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 400.00
15[The Bosphorus] - von Reben, Johann Baptist

Bosphorus Thracicus

Nuremberg1764GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 500.00

Folio 1 Carta del Territorio d'Orvieto e territorio di Perugia.

Rome1803GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,125.00

Four maps, comprising Marian, Matthaus Magnae Britanniae et Hiberniae Tabula,

[Frankfurt1636GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 300.00
18Blaeu, J.

Tvedia cum vicecomitatu Etterico Forestae.../ Twee-Dail

[Amsterdam, c.1654GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 188.00
19Blaeu, Jan

A collection of maps Provincae Lauden seu Lothien et Linlitouo

Edinburghshire1821GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 475.00
20Blaeu, Jan

8 framed and glazed Scottish maps

17th century GBP 400.00 - 500.00GBP 525.00
21Blaeu, Joan Guilliemius

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [Nuevo Atlas de los Reynos de Escocia e Yrlanda] Volume V

Amsterdam1659GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00GBP 6,500.00
22Blaeu, Joan Guilliemius

Theatrum Orbis Terrarum [Toonneel des Aerdrycx oft Nieuwe Atlas] Volume V

Amsterdam1654GBP 5,000.00 - 7,000.00Not Sold
23Braun, Georg - Franz Hogenberg

Lutetia vulgari Nomine

Paris GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 400.00
24Braun, Georg & Franz Hogenberg

Edenburgum, Scotiae Metropolis

Cologne, C.16thGBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 600.00
25Cary, John

Cary's New Map of England and Wales with part of Scotland

London1794GBP 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Frances Palmer, <i>Battle of Buena Vista,</i> chromolithograph, New York, 1847. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Antonio Colmenero de Ledesma, the earliest publication concerned solely with chocolate, first edition, Madrid, 1631. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Romans Bernard, <i>An Exact View of the Late Battle at Charlestown, June 17th, 1775,</i> engraving, 1776. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> <i>A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston,</i> English edition, London, 1770. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> William Soule, <i>Lodge of the Plains Indians,</i> albumen print, 1872. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Manuscript document to enforce New York’s “Agreement of Non-Importation” during the heyday of the Sons of Liberty, New York, 1769. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Clarence Mackenzie, <i>Drummer Boy of the 13th Regiment of Brooklyn,</i> salt print with applied color, 1861. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b> Moses Lopez, <i>A Lunar Calendar,</i> first Jewish calendar published in America, Newport, RI, 1806. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Apr 15:</b><br>The Book of Mormon, first edition, Palmyra, 1830. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Stage & Screen<br>Auction April 28</b>
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 12. OKLAHOMA! Celeste Holm's vocal score for Oklahoma! inscribed by Richard Rodgers. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 20. WILSON, DOOLEY. Fine inscribed photograph to Celeste Holm with Casablanca reference. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 79. Original production script of the Broadway musical CATS with notes written by Claude Tessier. $600 to $900.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Stage & Screen<br>Auction April 28</b>
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 139. STEPHEN SONDHEIM. Autographed musical manuscript signed for "Broadway Baby" from Follies. $500 to $800.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 180.<br>Cecil Beaton. Headdress for Liza at the Ball, from My Fair Lady, circa 1962. $700 to $900.
    <b>Doyle, Stage & Screen:</b> Lot 177.<br>Cecil Beaton. Set Design for The Gainsborough Girls, 1951. $2,000 to $3,000.
  • <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 54. Fanciful engraving of earth's interior with magma core and errupting volcanoes (1682). $1500 to $1800.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 165. Rare state of Jefferys' influential map of New England in contemporary color (1755). $8000 to $9500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 177. Mouzon's foundation map of the Carolinas (1775). $10000 to $13000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 183. Very rare first state of De Fer's map of the Lower Mississippi Valley (1715). $20000 to $25000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 253. Scarce Scottish edition based on Ellicott's plan of Washington, D.C. (1796). $2400 to $3000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 313. Stunning view of Philadelphia by John Bachmann (1850). $3250 to $4250.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 338. Rare Civil War map based on Bucholtz map of Virginia (1862). $9500 to $12000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 667. First map to accurately show Luzon in Philippines (1590). $6000 to $7500.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 682. Rare map of Shanghai International Settlement published just after WWI (1918). $7000 to $9000.
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 738. Coronelli's superb map of the Pacific showing the Island of California (1697) Est. $2400 - $3000
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 743. A cornerstone piece in the mapping of Australia and New Zealand (1726) Est. $6000 - $7500
    <b>Old World Auctions (April 28):</b><br>Lot 781. An uncommon signature during Jefferson's Governorship of Virginia (1779) Est. $9500 - $11000
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Ronald Reagan. Series of 37 letters to Senator George Murphy, and related material, 1968-90. £50,000 to £70,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Chaim Weizmann. Autograph letter signed, to General Sir Gilbert Clayton, 6 September 1918. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Sir Winston Churchill. Autograph letter signed, to Pamela, Lady Lytton, 1942. £20,000 to $30,000.
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>Collection of a Connoisseur:<br>History in Manuscript, Part 2<br>27 April 2021</b>
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Oscar Wilde. Five autograph letters signed, to Alsager Vian, 1887. £15,000 to £20,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Napoleon I. Letter signed to Admiral Ganteaume, ordering the invasion of England, 22 August 1805. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Sotheby’s, through Apr. 27:</b><br>Horatio, Viscount Nelson, and Emma Hamilton. Two autograph letter signed, to Catherine and George Matcham, 1805. £6,000 to £8,000.
  • <center><b>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>Timed auction, April 29</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1032. RATZER, BERNARD. Plan of the City of New York in North America, surveyed in the years 1766 & 1767. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1011. [BROADSIDE]. Life, Last Words and Dying Confession, of Rachel Wall... $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1055. BEATON, CECIL. Scrapbook prepared by Cecil Beaton over the period 1935-1944, with some later inclusions. $800 to $1,200.
    <center><b>Doyle<br>Rare Books, Autographs & Maps<br>Timed auction, April 29</b>
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1051. ADDAMS, CHARLES. Original drawing "I hope the power doesn't go out until after Masterpiece Theatre." $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1037. The Campaign Speeches of Nixon of Kennedy, inscribed to William Safire by Richard Nixon and secretarially for John Kennedy. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1036. Celebration of the Commencement of Work on Rapid Transit Railroad. March 24th 1900, one o'clock, City Hall Park, New York. $200 to $300.
    <b>Doyle, Rare Books, Autographs & Maps:</b> Lot 1005. 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers signed baseball including Jackie Robinson. $3,000 to $5,000.
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