Thomson Roddick Auctioneers & Valuers: Antiquarian and Collectible Books, 100721, Carlisle

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
10/07/2021 - 10/07/2021
Page Size: 320 items in 13 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1

BRITISH MUSEUM.  Bulletin (Zoology). A run from Vol. 1 to Vol. 19. Orig. red or maroon cloth. Some small lib. stamps.

1950/1953 - 1970. GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 76.70
2

BRITISH MUSEUM.  Bulletin (Entomology). Vols. 1 to 27 in twenty six plus Supplements 1 to 19 in seven. Orig. red or maroon cloth, varying cond. Some small lib. stamps.

1962-1971/1973. GBP 120.00 - 180.00GBP 82.60
3

BRITH MUSEUM.  Bulletin (Geology). Vols. 1 to 21 plus Supplements 1 to 8 in four. Orig. red or maroon cloth. Some small lib. stamps.

1949/52 - 1972. GBP 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
4

BRITISH MUSEUM. Bulletin (Geological Survey of Great Britain). Nos. 7 to 33 in 6 vols.

1955/57 - 1969/70GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 29.50
5BURNLEY-CAMPBELL LT. COL. HARDIN (1843-1920).

 Letts's Diary & Almanac for 1878 with many manuscript entries

1879GBP 300.00 - 500.00GBP 354.00
5BURNLEY-CAMPBELL LT. COL. HARDIN (1843-1920).

 Letts's Diary & Almanac for 1878 with many manuscript entries covering the period January to October (with some gaps) when the writer was based at Ambala & very active in the Afghan campaign.

1879GBP 300.00 - 500.00Not Sold
6BURNLEY-CAMPBELL LT. COL. HARDIN (1843-1920).

 Commission as Major (very foxed), July 1881 & as an officer in the Volunteer Force

1916GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 118.00
7WARRAND ALEXANDER M.D.

Military Surgeon serving in India. Slim manuscript account book

1828-1833 GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 1,003.00
8WARRAND Lt. ALEXANDER J. C., 35th Regiment.

Quarto exercise book in marbled brds., full, containing a diary (whilst he was in India), hurriedly written in pencil

1855GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 413.00
9

George III Military Commissions, Argyllshire Volunteers, to John Campbell (Ormidale, Ardgarten), Donald McLachlan & Arthur Forbes, each dated

1799GBP 120.00 - 180.00GBP 259.60
9AANON.

 (French history). Notes Ecrite a Geneve en 1829. A manuscript military & political history of France from Louis XIV to 1788.

1829GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 64.90
10WARRAND CATHERINE M., later Catherine Grant of Bught.

 2 manuscript diaries of a Scottish country lady.

1846GBP 60.00 - 100.00GBP 49.56
11HUME DAVID.

(Nephew of the great philosopher & professor of Scots Law). University of Edinburgh lecture ticket no 13, Lectures on Scots Law.

GBP 15.00 - 25.00GBP 47.20
12McNAB FRANCIS.

Australia. 6 detailed manuscript letters, each a folded folio sheet "ship letter" of varying legibility (some written crossed across the paper) to his mother & family in Saltcoats,

C. early 1840s.GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 1,062.00
13McNAB WILLIAM.

Buenos Aires. Very detailed manuscript "ship letter" to Irvine, Ayrshire describing his journey, the country, its beef farming etc. (Very legible but with a hole with loss).

Buenos Ayres 1829".GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 330.40
14McNAB WILLIAM, 

Buenos Aires & Montevideo. 6 very detailed & descriptive manuscript "ship letters"  & similar, each on a folded folio sheet, written to family in Scotland.

1829 - early 1830s.GBP 60.00 - 100.00GBP 1,003.00
15FAMILY OF HUNTER.

 Australia etc. 3 bundles of correspondence & documents ref. the court case, Hunter v Hunter (Supreme Court, Colony of Victoria),

c.1860GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 944.00
16

Letters by Scottish Women. An interesting collection of 40 plus manuscript letters spanning the period 1686 to 1820s.

GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 2,242.00
17DUFF HUGH ROBERT, of Muirtown.

Radiger or The Hall of Odin, A Tragedy, In Five Acts. 52pp anonymous publication, the leaves

Inverness1819GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 1,652.00
18

New South-Sea Annuities. 9 certificates of the purchase of Stock. Printed in red & black with manuscript details.

1770s/1780sGBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 472.00
19

Insurance Certificates. United and Most Beneficial Society for Perpetual Insurance Upon Lives. 3 folio certificates

1713 & 1714GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 306.80
20

Letters. 11 manuscript letters incl. from Verney Lovett Cameron, George Cruickshank (2), Joseph Chamberlain, Admiral Hornsby, F. Locker Lampson, Sir Gardner Wilkinson & Lord Shaftsbury.

GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 188.80
21

Letters. 20 manuscript letters

1790s - 1850s GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 283.20
22

Letters. 3 manuscript letters from John Kemble, the actor, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane & elsewhere

1819 (tears)GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 141.60
23(DUFF H. R., of Muirtown).

Some Reminiscences of the Years 1789-1795 more Particularly of the Expedition to the Netherlands by H.R.D.

1912GBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 100.30
  • <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> EARLY PRINTING IN COLOGNE. <i>Alphabetum divini amoris.</i> 1466/67. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> SCHEDEL, HARTMANN. <i>Liber chronicarum.</i> Nuremburg: 12th July 1493. $50,000 to $80,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> DÜRER, ALBRECHT. 1471-1528. <i>Underweysung der messung.</i> Nuremberg: 1525. $20,000 to $30,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> LANCELOT DU LAC. <i>Le premier [second/tiers] volume de Lancelot du Lac…</i> Paris: [1502-1504]. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> CRUIKSHANK, GEORGE, ET AL. A group of 23 sketches by two generations of the Cruikshank family, various media, mostly pencil or ink with occasional color, c.1790s. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> FÉNELON. <i>Les Aventures de Telemaque.</i> Paris: 1785. Hand-colored copy originally belonging to Jean Baptiste Tilliard. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> FRAGONARD. LA FONTAINE. <i>Contes et nouvelles en vers.</i> Paris: 1795. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> SAINT-NON. <i>Voyage pittoresque ou description des royaumes de Naples et de Sicile.</i> Paris: 1781-1786. WITH: Original manuscript contract signed for publication, c.1787. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> MAN RAY. <i>Revolving Doors, 1916-1917.</i> Paris: 1926. PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE ARTIST. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> MIRÓ, JOAN. <i>Il etait une petite pie.</i> Paris: 1928. MIRO'S FIRST BOOK, PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR, LISE [DELHARME] HIRST. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Oct. 15:</b> SCHMIED, FRANÇOIS-LOUIS. HOMER. <i>L'Odyssee.</i> Paris: 1930-1933. DELUXE EDITION OF SCHMIED'S MASTERPIECE, COLORED BY SAUDE. $12,000 to $18,000.
  • <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hawking & Hunting.- Turberville (George). <i>The Booke of Falconrie or Hawking,</i> second edition, Printed by Thomas Purfoot, 1611. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> George Steevens' copy.- Coryate (Thomas). <i>Coryats Crudities Hastily gobbled up in five Moneths travells in France, Savoy, Italy, Rhetia...,</i> first edition, complete copy, Printed by W. S[tansby], 1611. £4,000 to £6,00
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Butler (Charles). <i>The Feminine Monarchie: or The Historie of Bees,</i> second edition, Printed by John Haviland for Roger Jackson, 1623. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Brathwait (Richard). <i>The English Gentlewoman, drawne out to the full Body: expressing, What Habilliments doe best attire her…,</i> Printed by B. Alsop and T. Fawcet, for Michaell Sparke, 1631. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Glapthorne (Henry). <i>The Ladies Priviledge,</i> first edition, Imprinted...by J. Okes, for Francis Constable, 1640. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Witchcraft.- F. (H.) <i>A true and exact Relation Of the severall Informations, Examinations, and Confessions of the late Witches, arraigned and executed in the County of Essex,</i> first edition, 1645. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Hobbes (Thomas). <i>De Corpore Politico. Or the Elements of Law, Moral & Politick,</i> first edition, 1650. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Early steam engine.- Worcester (Edward Somerset, 2nd Marquis). <i>A Century of the Names and Scantlings of such Inventions…,</i> first edition, 1663. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Cookery.- M[ontagu] (W[alter]). <i>The Queens Closet Opened. Incomparable secrets in physick, chirurgery, preserving and candying, &c,</i> 3 parts in 1 vol., 1674. £1,500 to £2,000.
    <center><b>Forum Auctions<br>A third selection of 16th and 17th<br>Century English Books from<br>the Fox Pointe Manor Library<br>Thursday 21st October 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Speed (John). <i>An Epitome of Mr. John Speed's Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain,</i> 2 parts in 1, 90 engraved maps, Printed for Tho. Basset, and Ric. Chiswel, 1676. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Le Boe (Franciscus). <i>Of Childrens Diseases... also a Treatise of the Rickets,</i> first edition, Printed for George Downs, 1682. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Oct. 21:</b> Economics.- Locke (John). <i>Several Papers Relating to Money, Interest and Trade,</i> first collected edition, Printed for A. and J. Churchill, 1696. £2,000 to £3,000.
  • <center><b>Gonnelli Auction House<br>Books and Graphics<br>26th-29th of October 2021</b>
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Manuscripts and autographs
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Artist books
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Cars & more
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th:</b><br>Magazines
    <b>Gonnelli Auction 31, Oct. 28th- 29th:</b><br>Books from XV to XX Century
  • <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
    <center><b>Sotheby’s<br>The Luzzatto High Holiday Mahzor:<br>A Magnificent Illuminated Ashkenazic Prayer Book<br>19 October 2021</b>
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Pancho Villa, passport for a news correspondent covering the Mexican revolution, signed, 1914. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Nirvana’s <i>Nevermind,</i> CD insert signed & inscribed days after release by Cobain, inscribed by Novoselic, 1991. $40,000 to $60,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Robert Indiana, <i>The Book of Love,</i> complete portfolio, artist’s proof set, 1997. $100,000 to $125,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Marcel Vertés, Colette, <i>Chéri,</i> two volumes, deluxe edition, signed by the artist, Paris, 1929. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Orlando,</i> first trade edition, first impression, London, 1928. $1,200 to $1,800.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Mark Twain, receipt for payment of the Mark Twain Public Library Tax, 1908. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Oct 28:</b> Gustav Klimt, <i>Das Werk von Gustav Klimt,</i> portfolio, collotype plates, 1918. $15,000 to $20,000.
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