Tennants Auctioneers: Books, Maps and Manuscripts, 41024, Leyburn

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Auction Report
Auction Date
April 10, 2024 - April 10, 2024
Page Size: 116 items in 5 pages

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Place Printed Year Published Estimate Actual Price
1 Kandinsky (Wassily).

The Art of Spiritual Harmony. Translated with an Introduction by M.T.H. Sadler.

1914 GBP 80.00 - 120.00 GBP 204.00
2 Movable Book.

Painting For Welfare and Efficiency. A report on Colour Application in Buildings with schemes and specifications.

Haltwhistle GBP 80.00 - 120.00 GBP 144.00
3 Van Gogh (Vincent)

The Letters, The Complete Illustrated and Annotated Edition. Edited by Leo Jansen, Hans Luijten and Nienke Bakker.

2009 GBP 100.00 - 200.00 GBP 480.00
4

Art and Architecture Exhibition Posters.

Later 20th century GBP 100.00 - 200.00 GBP 360.00
5 Nash (Joseph).

The Mansions of England in Olden Time. Series 1-4.

1869-72 GBP 150.00 - 250.00 GBP 960.00
6 Crunden (John).

Convenient and Ornamental Architecture, Consisting of Original Designs for Plans, Elevations, and Sections: Beginning with the Farm House ...

1791 GBP 100.00 - 200.00 GBP 108.00
7 Plaw (John).

Sketches for Country Houses, Villas and Rural Dwellings, Calculated for Persons of Modest Income, and for Comfortable Retirement ...

1800 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 Not Sold
8 'B. L.' [Batty Langley].

The City and Country Builder's and Workman's Treasury of Designs: Or the Art of Drawing and Working The Ornamental Parts of Architecture ...

1750 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 216.00
9 Langley (B. & T.).

Gothic Architecture, Improved by Rules and Proportions. In many Grand Designs of Columns, Doors, Windows, Chimney-Pieces ....

1747 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 216.00
10 Langley (B.).

The Young Builder's Rudiments ....

1730 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 216.00
11 Wright (Frank Lloyd)

Selected Drawings, First and Second Portfolios,

New York 1977 and 1980 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 540.00
12 Ackermann [Rudolph] publisher.

The History of The Abbey Church of St. Peter's Westminster, Its Antiquities and Monuments.

1812 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 336.00
13 Freart (Roland) and Evelyn (John).

A Parallel of the Antient Architecture with the Modern, In a Collection of Ten Principal Authors who have Written upon the Five Orders, viz. Palladio and Scamozzi, Serlio and Vignola .....

1664 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 336.00
14 Jones (Inigo) & Kent (William).

The Designs of Inigo Jones, Consisting of Plans and Elevations for Public and Private Buildings, First and Second Volumes.

1727 GBP 2,000.00 - 3,000.00 Not Sold
15 Heslop (R'd Oliver).

Northumberland Words. A Glossary of Words Used in the County of Northumberland and on Tyneside, Volumes I, II (Pt. 1), II (Pt. 2).

1892-93-94 GBP 80.00 - 120.00 GBP 456.00
16 Watson (John).

The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Halifax, in Yorkshire.

1775 GBP 100.00 - 200.00 GBP 168.00
17 Blue Coat School, Kendal.

A Manuscript Work Book compiled by Christopher P. Shaw of Blue Coat School, commencing August 1864,

1864 GBP 100.00 - 200.00 GBP 504.00
18

Photographs - Francis Frith.

GBP 100.00 - 200.00 GBP 180.00
19 Williamson (Dr. George C.).

Lady Anne Clifford, Countess of Dorset, Pembroke & Montgomery, 1590-1676. Her Life, Letters and Work ...

Kendal 1922 GBP 150.00 - 250.00 GBP 600.00
20 Drake (Francis).

Eboracum: or the History and Antiquities of the City of York...

1736 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 576.00
21 Whitaker (Thomas Dunham)

An History of Richmondshire in the North Riding of the County of York ....

1823 GBP 200.00 - 300.00 GBP 216.00
22 Drake (Francis).

Eboracum: or the History and Antiquities of the City of York ....

1736 GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 840.00
23

An outstanding collection of 19th century photographs, comprising:

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 840.00
24 Hodgson (William).

The Shepherd's Guide, or A Delineation of the Wool and Ear Marks of the Different Stocks of Sheep in Lancashire, Cumberland, and Westmorland.

Ulverston GBP 300.00 - 500.00 Not Sold
25

Smith and Gotthardt, Surveyors, Plan No. 1 of Freehold Properties Situated at Burley in Wharfedale, in the West Riding of the County of York, Belonging to Joseph Gill, Esq.

1866 GBP 80.00 - 120.00 GBP 120.00
  • Forum Auctions
    Fine Books, Manuscripts and Works on Paper
    30th May 2024
    Forum, May 30: Potter (Beatrix). Complete set of four original illustrations for the nursery rhyme, 'This pig went to market', 1890s. £60,000 to £80,000.
    Forum, May 30: Dante Alighieri.- Lactantius (Lucius Coelius Firmianus). Opera, second edition, Rome, 1468. £40,000 to £60,000.
    Forum, May 30: Distilling.- Brunschwig (Hieronymus). Liber de arte Distillandi de Compositis, first edition of the so-called 'Grosses Destillierbuch', Strassburg, 1512. £22,000 to £28,000.
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    Forum, May 30: Szyk (Arthur). The Haggadah, one of 125 copies, this out-of-series, Beaconsfield Press, 1940. £15,000 to £20,000.
    Forum, May 30: Fleming (Ian). Casino Royale, first edition, first impression, 1953. £15,000 to £20,000.
    Forum, May 30: Japan.- Ryusui (Katsuma). Umi no Sachi [Wealth of the Sea], 2 vol., Tokyo, 1762. £8,000 to £12,000.
    Forum, May 30: Computing.- Operating and maintenance manual for the BINAC binary automatic computer built for Northrop Aircraft Corporation 1949, Philadelphia, 1949. £8,000 to £12,000.
    Forum, May 30: Burmese School (probably circa 1870s). Folding manuscript, or parabaik, from the Court Workshop at the Royal Court at Manadaly, Burma, [c.1870s]. £8,000 to £12,000.
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    London auction, 11 June
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    Christie’s, Explore now: The Holkham Hebrew Bible. In Hebrew, decorated manuscript on vellum [Toledo, 2nd quarter 13th century]. £1,500,000–3,000,000
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