The world’s premier auctions
 
 
WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
WE'VE CHANGED OUR NAME
is now
 
To celebrate, we’ve enhanced our site with
larger images and browsing by category to help
you easily find what you’re passionate about.
Remember to update your bookmarks.
Get Started »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options
Auction Description for Bloomsbury: Bibliophile Sale
Viewing Notes:
17th & 18th June 9am to 5pm. Day of sale from 9am.
Sale Notes:
www.invaluable.com/bloomsburyauctions

Bibliophile Sale

by Bloomsbury Auctions


538 lots | 80 with images

June 19, 2013

Baverstock House

93 High Street

Godalming, GU7 1AL United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)14 8342 3567

Fax: +44 (0)14 8342 6392

Email: info@bloomsburyauctions.com

No Image Available

Lot 1: Africa.- Speke (John Hanning) Journal of the

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Africa.- Speke (John Hanning) Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile, first edition, engraved frontispiece, 25 plates and 2 maps (1 folding, mounted on stub), 34 pp. publisher's catalogue at rear, library stamps, modern calf-backed cloth, Edinburgh and London, 1863; and 4 others, travel, v.s. (5)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
No Image Available

Lot 2: Alps.- Ball (John, editor) Peaks, Passes, and

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Alps.- Ball (John, editor) Peaks, Passes, and Glaciers, second edition, 8 mounted chromolithographed plates, 9 folding maps, wood-engraved illustrations, half-title, original cloth, gilt, spine ends a little frayed, slightly rubbed, 8vo, 1859.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
No Image Available

Lot 3: Atlases.- Johnston (Alexander Keith) The Royal

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Atlases.- Johnston (Alexander Keith) The Royal Atlas of Modern Geography, 48 double-page engraved maps hand-coloured in outline and watercourses printed in blue, map of Africa with overslip of Speke and Grant's route, each map with index, advertisement leaf tipped in at end, a little light foxing but generally very clean, contemporary half red morocco, gilt, spine gilt, g.e., a little rubbed, folio, Edinburgh & London, 1863.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
No Image Available

Lot 4: Canada.- Bouchette (Joseph) The British Dominions

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Canada.- Bouchette (Joseph) The British Dominions in North America [&] A Topographical Dictionary of the Province of Lower Canada, together 3 vol., engraved and lithographed plates and maps (some folding), some bound in differing order, some foxing, staining and offsetting, contemporary half calf, gilt, slightly rubbed, m.e., 4to, 1832.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
No Image Available

Lot 5: Canada -. Willis (N.P.) Canadian Scenery, 2 vol.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Canada -. Willis (N.P.) Canadian Scenery, 2 vol. in one, engraved frontispiece portrait, additional engraved titles, engraved map and 117 engraved plates, without letterpress title in vol.II, stain affecting fore-edge margin of last 10 plates, final plate with heavy foxing, some other occasional minor spotting, contemporary morocco, gilt, edge wear, spine detatched and loosely inserted in cover, covers detached, g.e., 4to, 1842.

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data