Tennants Auctioneers: Books, Maps and Manuscripts, 181, Leyburn

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Auction Date
05/18/2022 - 05/18/2022
Page Size: 189 items in 8 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
2000Hamerton (Philip Gilbert)

The Graphic Arts ..., Seeley, Jackson and Halliday, 1882

1882GBP 100.00 - 200.00Not Sold
2001St Dominic's Press.

St Dominic's Press. Old English Clocks. Being a Collector's Observations on some Seventeenth Century Clocks by F. H. Green, 1st edition, one of 300 copies only, Ditchling Common: St Dominics Press, 1931

Ditchling Common1931GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 192.00
2002[Wood, Robert].

[Wood, Robert]. The Ruins of Palmyra, otherwise Tedmor in the Desart, 1st edition, London: [no publisher], 1753

London1753GBP 500.00 - 800.00GBP 456.00
2003The National Museum of Ethnology, Leiden

Philipp Franz Von Siebold's Ukiyo-E Collection, Tokyo: Kodansha, 1978

Tokyo1978GBP 200.00 - 400.00GBP 216.00
2004Hockney (David)

A Bigger Book, Taschen, 2016

2016GBP 1,000.00 - 2,000.00GBP 2,400.00
2005Almanacks

A collection of ten almanacks for 1689

1689GBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 180.00
2006Shakespeare (William)

The Works of William Shakespeare, Allied Newspapers, fifty miniature volumes, cloth, displayed on original miniature bookcase.

GBP 60.00 - 100.00GBP 144.00
2007Tennyson (Alfred)

The Works of Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate, Strahan and Co. 1870

1870GBP 70.00 - 100.00GBP 84.00
2008La Rochefoucauld (François, duc de)

The Memoirs of the Duke de la Rochefoucault, 1st edition in English, James Partridge, 1683

1683GBP 70.00 - 100.00GBP 192.00
2009Herbert (Edward, Lord)

The Life and Reign of King Henry the Eighth, Henry Herringman, 1682

1682GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 120.00
2010Johnson (Samuel)

The Letters of Samuel Johnson, Clarendon Press, 1992-94

1992-94GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 168.00
2011Peacock (Thomas Love)

[Works] J. M. Dent, 1891

1891GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 60.00
2012Mynors (R.A.B.)

Durham Cathedral Manuscripts, to the End of the Twelfth Century, Durham Cathedral, 1939

1939GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 204.00
2013Tomitano (Bernardino)

Bernardini Tomitani Clonicus, sive De Reginaldi Poli, Card. Ampliss. Laudibus., Venice: Aldus, 1556

Venice1556GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 120.00
2014Bunyan (John)

The Pilgrim's Progress from this World to that which is to Come ..., A. Wilde, 1722

1722GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 384.00
2015Caesar (Julius)

C. Ivlii Caesaris quae extant: ex emendatione Ios. Scaligeri, Lvgdvni Batavorvm: Elzeviriana [Elzevier], 1635

Lvgdvni Batavorvm: 1635GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 132.00
2016Johnson (Samuel)

The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets...., Bathurst, 1783

Bathurst1783GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 300.00
2017Poetry

The Aldine Edition of the British Poets, Bell and Daldy, no date [c.1855], fifty-two volumes, half calf (final volume lacking spine labels)

no date [c.1855]GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 300.00
2018Smollett (Tobias)

The History of England from the Revolution in 1688..., J.Wallis, 1805

1805GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 360.00
2019Caesar (Julius).

Edmonds's translation was first published in 1604.

London1677GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 300.00
2020Twiss (Horace)

The Public and Private Life of Lord Chancellor Eldon, John Murray, 1844

1844GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 336.00
2021Gray (Thomas)

The Poems of Gray, F. J. du Roveray, 1800

1800GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 480.00
2022Boaden (James)

Memoirs of Mrs. Inchbold: Including her Familier Correspondence with the Most Distinguished Persons of her Time...., Richard Bentley, 1833

1833GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 168.00
2023Bindings

A quantity of books, various subjects including literature, classics, history, biography, etc., all leather bound

GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 840.00
2024Cervantes Saavedra (Miguel de).

Cervantes Saavedra (Miguel de). Don Quixote de la Mancha. Translated from the Original Spanish by Charles Jarvis, London: T. McLean, 1819

London1819GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 1,080.00
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> George Washington ADS, One of the Earliest in His Hand, A Survey from 1752, the Same Year He Inherited Mount Vernon.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Rare JFK Signed Check & Transmittal Letter During Campaign for 1956 VP Nomination, Both BAS Slabbed; Possibly A Unique Combo!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Daniel Boone Signed Receipt as VA Delegate; During His 1st of 3 Terms, Boone Was Kidnapped by British Forces Gunning for Gov. T. Jefferson & Other Legislators.
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Benjamin Franklin Signed Receipt for “Pennsylvania Gazette,” Important & Beautifully Displayed
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Lincoln & His Civil War Cabinet: 8 Signatures, Beautifully Presented!
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> G.A. Custer ALS from Fort Lincoln, Dakota Territory to Capt. Yates, Who Also Died at Little Bighorn, Re: Acquiring “good horses” from Kentucky for 7th Cavalry.
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Jefferson Davis ALS: “the negroes are humble and generally inclined to cling to their masters…neither crop or stock could be protected from their thieving” – Incredible!
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    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> “B Arnold” ANS on Pre-Revolutionary War Promissory Note Dating From His Days as a New Haven Merchant
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Bob Dylan Signed LP “Blonde on Blonde” with Jeff Rosen COA.
    <b>University Archives, Aug. 17:</b> Marilyn Monroe & Joe DiMaggio Signed Checks, Handsomely Displayed.
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