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Rare Books, Maps & Manuscripts

by Lyon & Turnbull

Platinum House

406 lots with images

January 15, 2014

Live Auction

33 Broughton Place

Edinburgh, EH1 3RR United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)131 557 8844

Fax: +44 (0)131 557 8668

Email: info@lyonandturnbull.com

406 Lots
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Amundsen, Roald

Lot 1: Amundsen, Roald

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Description: Amundsen, Roald The north west passage. Archibald Constable, 1908. 2 volumes bound into one, 8vo, plates, maps in pocket at end, lacking frontispieces, green cloth, rebacked, covers faded; Shackleton, Ernest Henry The heart of the Antarctic... William Heinemann, 1909. 2 volumes, first edition, 8vo, frontispieces, plates, original blue cloth with silver motif of explorers and Union flag, volume 1 lacking spine, volume 2 spine coming away; [Idem] South. William Heinemann, 1919. First edition, 8vo, plates, map, later blue cloth gilt, browned, map torn, covers rubbed; all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spines, sold not subject to return (4)

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Artiñano y de Galdácano, Gervasio de - Naval Architecture and Mechanics

Lot 2: Artiñano y de Galdácano, Gervasio de - Naval Architecture and Mechanics

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Description: Artiñano y de Galdácano, Gervasio de - Naval Architecture and Mechanics La arquitectura naval Española (en Madera)... Madrid,1920. 4to, signed by the author, number 262, additional engraved title, 80 pages of plates with overlays, original half vellum, pages 397-400 lacking but appear never to have been bound in, occasional soiling, cloth frayed, spine soiled; Dupin, Charles Applications de géométrie et de méchanique. Paris: Bachelier, 1822. 4to, 17 folding plates, half calf rebacked, some foxing and dust-soiling; both with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spines (2)

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Blakiston, Thomas W.

Lot 3: Blakiston, Thomas W.

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Description: Blakiston, Thomas W. Five months on the Yang-Tsze... John Murray, 1862. First edition, 8vo, frontispiece, 15 plates and 2 folding maps by Arrowsmith, original red cloth gilt, hinges weak, covers rubbed and soiled; Wise, Henry An analysis of one hundred voyages to and from India and China... J.W. Norrie..., 1839. 8vo, frontispiece and 4 lithographed plates, inscribed to John Abel Smith Esq "...with the author's respects.", original?] purple cloth gilt, some spotting, covers faded and stained; White, John A voyage to Cochin China. Longman, Hurst..., 1824. 8vo, half-title, boards, lacking pp.369-70, some foxing; all with Cruising Association blind-stamps, bookplates and gilt stamp to covers and spines (3)

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British Rivers and the Thames, including Tombleson, William

Lot 4: British Rivers and the Thames, including Tombleson, William

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Description: British Rivers and the Thames, including Tombleson, William Eighty picturesque views on the Thames and Medway. Black and Armstrong, [n.d., c.1840?] 4to, 77 (of 79) plates, lacking panoramic map and pp.67-68, embossed cloth gilt; Cassell... Rivers of Great Britain: rivers of the south and west coasts; the Thames from source to sea; rivers of the east coast; Cassell and Company, 1901-02. 3 volumes, 4to, plates, pictorial green cloth gilt; Leslie, George Dunlop Our river. Bradbury, Agnew & Co., 1881. First edition[?], 4to, frontispiece and 12 India-proof plates, original cloth gilt; Way, T.R. - Wheatley, H.B. Reliques of old London upon the banks of the Thames... George Bell and Sons, 1899. 4to, 107 of 280 copies signed by the illustrator, original boards; and 2 others, all with Cruising Association bookplates, library stamps and gilt stamps to upper covers and spines, sold not subject to return (8)

Condition Report: Tombleson: lacking View from Richmond Hill and Richmond Bridge plates, some foxing and soiling, rubbed, rebacked Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Churchill, Winston Spencer

Lot 5: Churchill, Winston Spencer

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Description: Churchill, Winston Spencer The river war. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1900. 2 volumes, first edition, third impression, half-titles, 7 photogravure portraits, 20 folding maps, and other maps and illustrations, 32 pages of advert. leaves in volume 1, original blue cloth gilt, a little spotting, hinges weak, covers slightly soiled with Cruising Association gilt stamps to upper covers and bookplates to free-endpapers (2)

Condition Report: original black endpapers split at joints, bookplates removed from them. Slight spotting a few library stamps Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Couch, Jonathan

Lot 6: Couch, Jonathan

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Description: Couch, Jonathan A history of the fishes of the British islands. London: Groombridge and Sons, 1868-69. 4 volumes, 8vo, 252 colour plates, original blue cloth gilt, Cruising Association gilt stamps to upper covers, bookplates and some internal blindstamps (4)

Condition Report: Genrally internally very clean with some slight darkening to page and plate edges, spines very slightly faded, some slight bumping, some small tears to tops of spines. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Crozet, Julien Marie

Lot 7: Crozet, Julien Marie

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Description: Crozet, Julien Marie Crozet's voyage to Tasmania, New Zealand. Truslove & Shirley, 1891. 8vo, number 101 of 500 copies, 8 plates, another folding plate and a folding map, original[?] brown cloth gilt, Cruising Association bookplate, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to cover and spine, a little marginal darkening, covers slightly bumped; Hood, Thomas, H. Notes of a cruise in H.M.S. "Fawn". Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas, 1863. 8vo, 9 tinted lithograph plates, 4 engraved plates, 1 plan, and 1 folding map, original[?] brown publisher's cloth gilt, Cruising Association bookplate and internal blind-stamps, gilt stamps to upper cover and spine, slight rubbing and fading, very occasional light foxing (2)

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Curtis, John

Lot 8: Curtis, John

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Description: Curtis, John Shipwreck of the Stirling Castle. London: George Virtue, 1838. 8vo, frontispiece, map and 6 plates, later half calf gilt, bookplate and blind-stamps of the Cruising Association, some light browning and slight spotting, occasional faint dampstaining, some minor repairs to plates, Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers and spine, rubbing

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Devereux, W. Cope

Lot 9: Devereux, W. Cope

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Description: Devereux, W. Cope A cruise in the "Gorgon"... London: Bell and Daldy, 1869. 8vo, folding map, inscribed to Francis Renshaw and signed by the author, contemporary half calf, a few pencil annotations, ink corrections to p.144, electronic strip and crayon scribbles to p.201, covers a little rubbed with Cruising Association gilt stamps to cover and spine

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Earl, George Windsor

Lot 10: Earl, George Windsor

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Description: Earl, George Windsor The eastern seas... London: Wm. Allen..., 1837. First edition, 8vo, 4 folding maps, original[?] green embossed cloth gilt, Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to upper cover and spine, very slight offsetting onto maps, covers a little rubbed and faded with some chipping to spine

Condition Report: Internally predominantly very clean with slight and occasional dust-soiling, some offsetting onto maps where maps are folded, covers slightly rubbed and faded with some bumping to spine, upper joints/part of spine splitting. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Fox, Sarah Prideaux

Lot 11: Fox, Sarah Prideaux

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Description: Fox, Sarah Prideaux Kingsbridge estuary, with rambles in the neighbourhood. Kingsbridge: G.P. Friend, 1864. First edition, 8vo, 26 mounted albumen photographs, original embossed red cloth gilt, Cruising Association bookplate and blind-stamps, occasional ink spots and pencil markings to images, Cruising Association gilt stamps to cover and spine, covers soiled, spine chipped

Condition Report: Cruising Association bookplate and blind-stamps, occasional ink spots and pencil markings to images, Cruising Association gilt stamps to cover and spine, covers soiled, spine chipped and frayed, upper hinge splitting, slight ink spotting to: p.112 photo - The Mount, Salcombe p.40 photo - Vine House (from water colour painting) p.32 photo - Grammar School (see above) p.165 photo very slightly - Torcross and the Lea p.152 photo - Kenedon p.136 photo very slightly - Leigh pencil markings to edge of p.101 photo - Salcombe District Church Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Francis, F.

Lot 12: Francis, F.

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Description: Francis, F. War, waves, and wanderings... London: Sampson Low, [&], 1881. 2 volumes in 1, 8vo, variant green publisher's cloth gilt with tiger motif to upper cover, lacks half-title of volume 2 and publisher's catalogue; Walpole, Lt. Frederick., Four years in the Pacific... London: Richard Bentley, 1850. 2 volumes, second edition, 8vo, frontispieces, original blue cloth gilt, some spotting and dampstaining to frontispieces, occasional foxing; all covers rubbed, spines chipped and faded, all with Cruising Association bookplates and blind-stamps, gilt stamps to covers and spines (3)

Condition Report: Francis: covers and spine a little soiled, chipped and rubbed Walpole: frontispieces dampstained and spotted, occasional foxing throughout, spines faded and a little chipped/rubbed in places, covers a little soiled and rubbed, corners a little bumped Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Freycinet, Rose de

Lot 13: Freycinet, Rose de

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Description: Freycinet, Rose de Journal de Madame Rose de Saulices de Freycinet [Journal du voyage autour du monde]. Paris: Société d'Éditions..., 1927. First edition, 4to, 25 plates (several coloured), original printed wrappers bound in, red gilt covers with ship and palm motif, rebacked, a little darkening, some rubbing to covers, spine faded, Cruising Association blind-stamps and gilt stamps to upper cover and spine

Condition Report: Rebacked, a little internal darkening, mostly around page edges, some rubbing to covers, spine faded and soiled, Cruising Association blind-stamps and gilt stamps to upper cover and spine, small marginal hole to pp.33-34 13 in colour? Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Gavin, C.M.

Lot 14: Gavin, C.M.

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Description: Gavin, C.M. Royal yachts. London: Rich & Cowan, 1932. 4to, frontispiece, 15 colour plates and other plates and illustrations, original blue morocco gilt, Cruising Association bookplate and blind-stamps, Cruising Association gilt stamps to upper cover and spine, upper hinge cracked, a little rubbed

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Geography and Travel, a quantity, including Piétri, J.B.

Lot 15: Geography and Travel, a quantity, including Piétri, J.B.

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Description: Geography and Travel, a quantity, including Piétri, J.B. Voiliers d'Indochine... Saigon: S.I.L.I., 1949. Folio, plates, contemporary half cloth; Agassiz, Alexander Memoirs of the museum of comparative zoölogy at Harvard College vol. XXXIII... Cambridge (M.A.): Printed for the museum, 1906. 4to, half cloth; Bain, James, editor The authentic map directory of London and suburbs. "Geographia" Ltd., [n.d.] Third edition, 4to, green cloth gilt; Fermor, Patrick Leigh The traveller's tree. John Murray, 1951. 8vo, green cloth, spine detached; White, Walter Grainge The sea gypsies of Malaya. Seeley, Service & Co., 1922. 8vo, blue cloth; Woodroffe, Joseph F. The upper reaches of the Amazon. Methuen & Co., 1914. First edition[?], 8vo, red cloth gilt; Tomlinson, H.M. The sea and the jungle. London: Duckworth & Co., 1912. First edition[?], 8vo, green cloth gilt; Hurst, H.E.The Nile... Constable, 1952. First edition?, 8vo, blue cloth; Murohy, Robert Cushman Bird islands of Peru... New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1925. First edition[?], 8vo, green cloth gilt; Hunter Christies, E.W. The Antarctic problem. George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1951. First edition, 8vo, light blue cloth; Hurley, Frank Sydney, a camera study. Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1948. First edition, 8vo, quarter cloth over green boards; all with Cruising Association bookplates and/or gilt Cruising Association stamps to covers, several instances of library stamps; and a quantity of others, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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[Glascock, William Nugent]

Lot 16: [Glascock, William Nugent]

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Description: [Glascock, William Nugent] Sailors and saints; or, matrimonial manoevres... Henry Colburn, 1829. 3 volumes, no half-titles in volumes 2 and 3, lacking errata leaf, original boards with paper labels to spines; Chamier, Captain The Arethusa, a naval story. Richard Bentley, 1837. 3 volumes, second edition, black half morocco gilt; 'Tarpaulin, Timothy' - 'C. Lark' Paddy Hew, a poem. Whittingham and Arliss, 1815. 8vo, hand-coloured frontispiece, original[?] boards; Ballantyne, Robert Michael The coral island. T. Nelson and Sons, 1866. Second[?] edition, 8vo, frontispiece, 6 plates and additional engraved title, original purple cloth gilt, some fading to covers, spine slightly split; all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spines, sold not subject to return (8)

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Griffiths, Anselm John, Captain

Lot 17: Griffiths, Anselm John, Captain

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Description: Griffiths, Anselm John, Captain Observations on some points of seamanship... Cheltenham: J.J. Hardy, 1824. 8vo, nineteenth[?] century half calf gilt, rebacked, bookplate, some foxing (especially pp.200-201), ownership signature to title-page, Cruising Association gilt stamp to upper cover and spine, a little fading

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Inland Waterways, Narrowboats and Canoeing, a quantity, including Raven-Hart, Major R.

Lot 18: Inland Waterways, Narrowboats and Canoeing, a quantity, including Raven-Hart, Major R.

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Description: Inland Waterways, Narrowboats and Canoeing, a quantity, including Raven-Hart, Major R. Canoe errant on the Mississippi. 1938. First edition, 8vo, red cloth; Patterson, A. Man and nature on the Broads. [N.d.] 8vo, g.e., original green covers; Tower, Charles The Moselle. 1913. 8vo, original pictorial cloth; Rolt, L.T.C. Narrow boat. 1945. 8vo; Downie, Angus The heart of Scotland by waterway... 1934. 8vo; Ready, Oliver G. Life and sport on the Norfolk Broads. [N.d.] 8vo; Hadfield, Charles The canals of South West England... Newton Abbot, 1985. Second edition, 8vo, dust-jacket; Boyes, John & Russell, Ronald The canals of Eastern England.. 1977. 8vo, dust-jacket; Briggs, Martin S. Down the Thames. 1949. First printing, 8vo; Ellis, Alec. R. Canoeing for beginners. Glasgow, 1936. 8vo; Wedgwood, Iris Fenland rivers. 1936. Large 8vo; all with Cruising Association bookplates and/or gilt Cruising Association stamps to covers, several instances of library stamps; and a quantity of others, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Luigi Amedo of Savoy, Duke of Abruzzi

Lot 19: Luigi Amedo of Savoy, Duke of Abruzzi

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Description: Luigi Amedo of Savoy, Duke of Abruzzi On the "Polar Star" in the Arctic sea. London: Hutchinson, 1903. 2 volumes, first English edition, 8vo, portrait, frontispiece, 14 plates, 2 panoramas and 5 maps (2 in pocket at end of volume 2), original green cloth gilt, t.e.g., bookplates and blind-stamps of the Cruising Association, covers a little rubbed with gilt Cruising Association stamps to covers and spines, a few tears to cloth on spine (2)

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M[a]cLure, Robert

Lot 20: M[a]cLure, Robert

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Description: M[a]cLure, Robert Mc.Lure's discovery of the North West Passage. London: Longman, Brown..., 1856. First edition, 8vo, folding map and 3 tinted lithograph plates, original blue cloth gilt, Cruising Association bookplate and blind-stamps, occasional light soiling and darkening, slight rubbing to covers, top of spine a little frayed

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Maritime Art and Catalogues, including The Macpherson Collection

Lot 21: Maritime Art and Catalogues, including The Macpherson Collection

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Description: Maritime Art and Catalogues, including The Macpherson Collection Catalogue of a loan exhibition of old naval prints... The Gieves and the Arlington Galleries, 1924. Presentation copy, ink notations; [Idem] Catalogue of a loan exhibition of paintings & prints from the Macpherson Collection. The Guildhall Art Gallery, 1928. 4to, blue cloth; Robinson, M.S. A pageant of the sea, the Macpherson Collection.1950. 4to, blue cloth gilt; Peabody Museum The marine room of the Peabody Museum of Salem. Salem: 1921; Chatterton, E. Keble Old ship prints. 1927; Ingram, Bruce S. Masters of maritime art. 1938. 4to, blue morocco gilt; Petherick, E. A. Catalogue of the York Gate Library.1886. Second edition, Japanese vellum covered boards; Taylor, James Yachts on canvas. 1998; De Groot, Irene - Vorstman, Robert Maritime prints by the Dutch masters. The Gordon Fraser Gallery, 1980; Lubbock, Basil Adventures by sea from art of old time. The Studio, 1925. 4to, blue cloth gilt; Chatterton, E. Keble Old sea paintings. 1928. 4to, blue cloth gilt; Granby, Alan, editor A yachtsman's eye. Philadephia/New York, 2004; and a small quantity of others, all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spines, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Maritime History, a quantity including 'Lloyd'

Lot 22: Maritime History, a quantity including 'Lloyd'

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Description: Maritime History, a quantity including 'Lloyd' Lloyd's book of house flags & funnels. Lloyd's, [1912?] 8vo, original upper cover and spine rebacked; Davis, Charles G. Ships of the past. Salem: The Marine Research Society, 1929. 4to, blue cloth; Bowen, Frank C. The sea, it's history & romance. Halton & Truscott Smith, [n.d, 1926?] 4 volumes, 4to, blue cloth gilt; Magoun, F. Alexander The frigate Constitution and other historic ships. Salem: Marine Research Society, 1928. Small folio, blue cloth; Clarke, James Stainer The progress of maritime discovery. forming an extensive system of hydrography. A. Strahan, 1803. 4to, engraved frontispiece; Oleron The laws of Oleron. Court of Admirality, 1960. 8vo, facsimile copy; Chatterton, E. Keeble Fore and aft... Seeley, Service & Co., 1912. 8vo, pictorial blue cloth gilt; Lubbock, Basil The last of the windjammers. Glasgow: Brown Son & Ferguson..., 1927. 2 volumes, first edition, 8vo; [Idem] The nitrate clippers. Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson..., 1932. First edition, 8vo; [Idem] Coolie ships and sailors. Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson.., 1935. First edition, 8vo; Ashley, Clifford W. The yankee whaler. Martin Hopkinson, [n.d., 1926?] 4to, original[?] boards, spine gilt; Boudriot, J. - Berti, H. The bomb ketch Salamandre, 1752. 4to, dust-jacket; and a quantity of others, all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spines, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Mawson, Sir Douglas

Lot 23: Mawson, Sir Douglas

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Description: Mawson, Sir Douglas The home of the blizzard. London: William Heinemann, [1915]. 2 volumes, 8vo, 2 photographic frontispieces, 3 folding maps in pocket at rear of volume 2, other photographic illustrations, original blue cloth gilt with silver mountaineer motifs, hinges splitting, some soiling and rubbing to covers with Cruising Association gilt stamps to upper covers, occasional internal blindstamps, bookplates (2)

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Moore, Mark

Lot 24: Moore, Mark

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Description: Moore, Mark The memoirs and adventures... London: printed for the author, 1795. 8vo, contemporary half calf, half-title lacking, small hole to pp.23-24 with loss of a couple of words, Cruising Association blind-stamps and bookplate, upper cover detached, rubbed, Cruising Association gilt stamps to cover and spine [ESTC N36162]

Condition Report: [ESTC N36162, listing 5 copies in British libraries and 15 copies in North American libraries] Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Murdoch, W.G. Burn

Lot 25: Murdoch, W.G. Burn

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Description: Murdoch, W.G. Burn From Edinburgh to the Antarctic. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1894. First edition, later impression [?] 8vo, 2 maps, one folding, green publisher's pictorial cloth, occasional foxing, gift inscription to endpaper, Cruising Association bookplate, blindstamps and gilt stamps to upper cover and spine, some slight rubbing and bumping

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Naval and Maritime fiction, a quantity, including O'Brien, Patrick

Lot 26: Naval and Maritime fiction, a quantity, including O'Brien, Patrick

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Description: Naval and Maritime fiction, a quantity, including O'Brien, Patrick Master and commander. Collins, 1970. First edition[?], 8vo, cloth; Jacobs, W.W. A master of craft. Methuen, 1900. First UK edition[?], 8vo, pictorial green cloth; [Idem] The skipper's wooing, 1898. Second edition; [Idem] Light freights, 1901. Second edition; [Idem] Sea urchins, 1902. Eighth edition; [Idem] Captains all, 1905. Fourth edition; [Idem] Many cargoes, 1914; [Idem] Sailors' knots, 1925. Eighth edition. [Idem] Odd craft, 1927. Seventh edition; [Idem] The castaways, [n.d.]; [Idem] Ship's company, [n.d.]; [Idem] The lady of the barge. London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, [n.d.] Small 8vo; Patterson, J.E. Watchers by the shore. Methuen, 1909. Third edition, 8vo; MacArthur, D.Wilson Landfall. Andrew Melrose Ltd., [n.d., 1932?] 8vo, blue cloth; [Idem] The mystery of the "David M". Andrew Melrose Ltd., [n.d.] 8vo, dark red cloth gilt; "R. Andom" The cruise of the "mock turtle". Jarrolds, [n.d.] Small 8vo, decorated paper wrappers backed onto cloth boards; Mayne Reid, [Thomas] The boy tar. Routledge, 1861. 8vo, blue cloth gilt; Hopwood, Captain R.A. The old way. John Murray, 1917; [Idem] The secret of the ships,1918; [Idem] The new navy, 1919; Russell, W. Clark The mystery of the "Ocean Star". Chatto & Windus, 1888. 8vo, blue pictorial cloth; all with Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers and/or bookplates, some instances of library stamps; and a large quantity of others, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Naval History, Biography and Warfare, including [Home, G.]

Lot 27: Naval History, Biography and Warfare, including [Home, G.]

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Description: Naval History, Biography and Warfare, including [Home, G.] A midshipman of the Bellerophon. Memoirs of an aristocrat and reminiscences of the Emperor Napoleon. 1838. 8vo, original[?] cloth; [Howard, Edward] Memoirs of Admiral Sir Sidney Smith. 1839. 2 volumes, 8vo, original[?] blue cloth; Barrow, John The life and correspondence of Admiral Sir William Sidney Smith. 1848. 2 volumes, 8vo, later calf gilt; Forbes, F.E., Lieutenant Six months' service in the African blockade. 1849. 8vo, folding map, green cloth; Ross, Sir John Memoirs and correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez. 1838. 2 volumes, 8vo, original[?] cloth; Pacini, M. Eugène La marine... Paris, 1844. Large 8vo, contemporary half morocco; Sharp, James A. Memoirs of the life and services of Rear-Admiral Sir William Symonds.1858. 8vo, folding plates, half morocco; Wood, Walter Famous British war-ships. 1897, original blue pictorial cloth; Dorling, Taffrail, Captain Endless story. 1931. 8vo, blue cloth; Lewis, Michael The navy of Britain. 1948. 8vo, blue cloth gilt; and a quantity of others, all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spines, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Naval Memoirs, Autobiographies and Biographies, a large quantity, including Irving, Washington

Lot 28: Naval Memoirs, Autobiographies and Biographies, a large quantity, including Irving, Washington

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Description: Naval Memoirs, Autobiographies and Biographies, a large quantity, including Irving, Washington The life and voyages of Christopher Columbus. 1877. 3 volumes, 8vo; Pepys, Samuel The diary. 1928. 10 volumes, 8vo Armstrong, Richard Grace Darling, maid and myth. 1965. 8vo; Nicolas, Sir Nicolas Harris The dispatches and letters of Vice Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson. 1845. 7 volumes, 8vo, red half morocco gilt; Drummond, Cherry The remarkable life of Victoria Drummond, marine engineer. 1994. 8vo, dust-jacket; Markham, Clements R. Life of Robert Fairfax of Seeton. 1885. 8vo, contemporary calf gilt, Seeton's crest pasted to endpaper; [Gordon, Peter] Narrative of the imprisonment and escape of Peter Gordon. 1816. 8vo, half calf; Barrow, John Memoirs of the naval worthies of Queen Elizabeth's reign. 1845. 8vo, contemporary half calf; Dewey, George Autobiography of George Dewey, admiral of the navy. New York, 1913. 8vo; all with Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers and/or bookplates, some library stamps; and a large quantity of others, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Pagés, [Pierre Marie François]

Lot 29: Pagés, [Pierre Marie François]

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Description: Pagés, [Pierre Marie François] Travels round the world... London: J. Murray, 1793-92. Second edition, 3 volumes, the table A metereological [sic] table of a voyage towards the North pole bound into volume 3, contemporary tree calf, some spotting, upper covers detached, Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers [ESTC T146288] (3)

Condition Report: Upper covers detached, lower joints split, some rubbing to covers, slight fading to spines, endpapers foxed and occasional spotting throughout text. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Peary, Robert Edwin

Lot 30: Peary, Robert Edwin

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Description: Peary, Robert Edwin Northward over the "great ice"... Methuen, 1898. 2 volumes, portraits and other illustrations, original pictorial blue cloth gilt, some pages loose, some slight soiling to covers and bumping to spines; [Idem] Nearest the Pole. Hutchinson, 1907. 8vo, colour frontispiece, original black cloth gilt, some rubbing and soiling, hinges weak, a little darkening; [Idem] The North Pole, 1910. 8vo, original pictorial green cloth gilt, hinges weak, some rubbing, chipping and soiling to covers; all with Cruising Association gilt stamps to upper covers and spines, bookplates and occasional blind-stamps, sold not subject to return (4)

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Polar Exploration, including Nansen, Fridtjof

Lot 31: Polar Exploration, including Nansen, Fridtjof

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Description: Polar Exploration, including Nansen, Fridtjof In northern mists. William Heinemann, 1911. 2 volumes, large 8vo, original blue-green cloth gilt with sunrise motif to upper covers; Markham, Albert Hastings, Captain The great frozen sea. Daldry, Ibister..., 1878. 8vo, original cloth gilt; Clutterbuck, Walter J. The skipper in Arctic seas Longmans, Green..., 1890. 8vo, original pictorial cloth; Lamont, James Yachting in the Arctic seas... Chatto and Windus, 1876. 8vo, blue cloth gilt, rebacked; and another by Nansen, all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and Cruising Association gilt stamps to upper covers and spines, some darkening/spotting and bumping and soiling/fading to covers, sold not subject to return (6)

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Polar Exploration, including Payer, Julius

Lot 32: Polar Exploration, including Payer, Julius

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Description: Polar Exploration, including Payer, Julius New lands within the Arctic circle. Macmillan, 1876. 2 volumes, 8vo, original blue cloth gilt; Nansen, Fridtjof Eskimo life. Longmans, Green & Co., 1893. 8vo, original green cloth gilt; [Idem] Hunting & adventure in the Arctic. J.M. Dent..., 1925. 8vo, dark green publisher's[?] cloth; Rasmussen, Knud Greenland by the Polar Sea. William Heinemann, 1921. Large 8vo, original green cloth with silver lettering and huskies motif, spine partially removed but still present; Wright, Noel Quest for Franklin. Heinemann, 1959. 8vo, black cloth; Stefánsson, Vilhjálmur The friendly Arctic. Macmillan, 1921. 8vo, blue cloth gilt, upper cover detached from text block; all with Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers and spines and blind-stamps internally and bookplates, sold not subject to return (7)

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Sailing, yachting, ship models and other maritime subjects, a quantity including Griffiths, J.W.

Lot 33: Sailing, yachting, ship models and other maritime subjects, a quantity including Griffiths, J.W.

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Description: Sailing, yachting, ship models and other maritime subjects, a quantity including Griffiths, J.W. Treatise on marine and naval architecture. New York, 1852. Third edition, 4to, brown cloth rebacked; Burgh, N.P. A practical treatise on modern screw-propulsion. 1869. 4to, blue cloth gilt with black faux-morocco spine and corners; Chatterton, E. Keble Ship-models. 1923. 4to, blue-grey cloth gilt, signed by the author; [Idem] Sailing models ancient & modern. 1934. 4to, blue cloth gilt; Boardman, Edwin A. Yacht racing. Boston, 1931. 8vo, green cloth gilt; Kenealy, Captain A.J. Yachting wrinkles. New York, [1899?] 8vo, green cloth gilt; Schult, Joachim Tactics and strategy in yacht racing. Hampshire, 1970. 8vo, blue cloth, dust-jacket; Koester, August Ship models of the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries. New York, 1926. 4to, blue cloth gilt; Nance, R. Morton Sailing-ship models. 1924. 4to, blue cloth gilt; Parker, Captain H. Mail and passenger steamships of the nineteenth century. 1928. 4to, brown cloth; Jarman, Colin, editor Sailing and boating..1981. 4to, dust-jacket; all with Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers and/or bookplates, some library stamps; and a quantity of others, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Sailors and Seamanship, a quantity including Liardet, Captain Francis

Lot 34: Sailors and Seamanship, a quantity including Liardet, Captain Francis

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Description: Sailors and Seamanship, a quantity including Liardet, Captain Francis Professional recollections on points of seamanship. Portsea, 1849. 8vo, original cloth rebacked; [Idem] The midshipman's companion. Portsea, 1851. 8vo, volvelle, original cloth rebacked; Gower, Richard Hall A treatise on the theory and practice of seamanship.1808. 8vo, blue cloth, lacking some parts; Chamier, Frederic, Captain The life of a sailor. 1833. 3 volumes, 8vo. Brassey, Thomas British seamen. 1877. 8vo; Royal Navy Manual of seamanship for boys' training ships of the Royal Navy, 1898. H.M.S.O., 1898. 8vo, original cloth, lacking spine; Henderson, Wilfred, Commander Seamanship. Portsmouth,1907. 8vo, original cloth; Meighs, John Forsyth The story of the seaman. Philadelphia, 1924. 8vo, blue cloth gilt; Harlow, Frederick Pease The making of a sailor... Salem, 1928. 8vo, blue cloth; Froude, James Anthony English seamen in the sixteenth century.1899; and a quantity of others, all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to spines and covers, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Scott, Robert Falcon, Captain

Lot 35: Scott, Robert Falcon, Captain

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Description: Scott, Robert Falcon, Captain The voyage of the "Discovery". London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1905. 2 volumes, first edition, 8vo, frontispieces, plates, maps, The Times Book Club blue cloth gilt, Cruising Association blind-stamps, bookplates, some spotting and darkening, Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers and spines, some fading and tearing to cloth (2)

Condition Report: Scott: Cruising Association blindstamps, bookplates, some spotting and darkening, a few plates and pages loose, Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers and spines, some fading and tearing to covers, joints weak. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Shipwrecks and Piracy, including Clarke, W.B., editor

Lot 36: Shipwrecks and Piracy, including Clarke, W.B., editor

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Description: Shipwrecks and Piracy, including Clarke, W.B., editor Nunn, John Narrative of the wreck of the "Favourite". 1850. 8vo, blue cloth gilt; [Dalyell, Sir John Graham] Shipwrecks and disasters at sea. Edinburgh, 1812. 3 volumes, 8vo, 2 folding maps, modern half calf; [Anonymous] Narrative of the loss of the Hindostan... W. Harris, [n.d.]. Third edition, 12mo, folding engraved frontispiece, original wrappers bound in; Paddock, Judah A narrative of the shipwreck of the Oswego. 1818. 4to, modern half calf, upper cover detached; Shillinglaw, John, editor - Musgrave, Thomas, Captain Castaway on the Aukland Isles. 1866. 8vo, folding map, blue cloth gilt; Dow, George Francis - Edmonds, John Henry The pirates of the New England coast... Salem, 1923. 4to, red cloth gilt with paper label to upper cover; Dartnell, George R. A brief narrative of the shipwreck of the Transport "Premier". 1845. 4to, original cloth gilt; Riley, James Loss of the American Brig Commerce. 1817. 4to, boards; and a small quantity of others, all with Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers and spines, bookplates and internal blind-stamps, sold not subject to return (quantity)

Condition Report: Nunn/Clarke: covers soiled and fraying a little, joints split and therefore covers detaching from text-block Dalyell: A little rubbed, some light foxing Musgrave/Shillinglaw: faded, rubbed, joints splitting, occasional pencil notations, foxing and a little dust-soiling Dow/Edmonds: covers rubbed, faded, label a little soiled, some very slight darkening to page edges 'Loss of the Hindostan': modern boards with cloth spine, spine soiled, some soiling and wear to bound-in wrappers, a little darkening and occasional spotting to plate and pages, plate coming loose other vol include: One minute of time the Melbourne-voyager Collision by Hickling, 1965; The Mary Rose, by Margaret Rule, 1982; The Wreck of the Titanic by G. Hutchinson, 1994; Report of the loss of the Amazon by various naval officers, 1852' Titanic Voices, by Donald Hyslop & others, 1997 Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Smeaton, John

Lot 37: Smeaton, John

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Description: Smeaton, John An account of some experiments upon a machine. [London]: 1754. Small 4to, [ESTC T106300]; [bound with] [Idem] A description of a new pyrometer. [London?: 1755?] Small 4to, folding table and engraved plate [ESTC T106298]; [bound with] [Idem] An experimental enquiry concerning the natural powers of water and wind to mills, and other machines... London: 1760. Small 4to, 3 folding engraved plates, [ESTC T106299]; modern blue cloth, Cruising Association bookplate and blind-stamps, some foxing and light browning, spine faded, Cruising Association gilt stamps to upper cover and spine

Condition Report: 1) ESTC T106300, listing 8 copies in UK libraries and 3 in North American libraries 2) ESTC T106298, listing 7 copies in UK libraries and 2 in North American libraries 3) ESTC T106299, listing 13 copies in UK libraries and 3 in North American libraries Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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South America - Maw, Henry Lister

Lot 38: South America - Maw, Henry Lister

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Description: South America - Maw, Henry Lister Journal of a passage from the Pacific to the Atlantic... John Murray, 1829. First edition, 8vo, folding map backed onto linen, contemporary calf gilt, rebacked, some slight dampstaining; Prichard, H. Hesketh Through the heart of Patagonia. William Heinemann, 1902. First edition, large 8vo, frontispiece, plates, 3 folding maps, original red cloth gilt, some browning, spine a little faded, shelf lean; Brown, C. Barrington - Lidstone, William Fifteen thousand miles on the Amazon and its tributaries. Edward Stanford, 1878. 8vo, frontispiece, plates, folding map, original[?] green cloth, a little darkening, rubbed/frayed, upper cover detached from text block; all with Cruising Association blind-stamps, bookplates and gilt stamps to covers and spines (3)

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Sutherland, David, Captain

Lot 39: Sutherland, David, Captain

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Description: Sutherland, David, Captain A tour up the straits, from Gibraltar to Constantinople. London: printed for the author and sold by J. Johnson, 1790. First edition, 8vo, list of subscribers, later additional folding plate of Gibraltar to blank and folded programme for Gibraltar Amateur Theatre to free endpaper, contemporary morocco gilt, Cruising Association bookplate to paste-down endpaper and Cruising Association blindstamps, a little foxing, rubbed, Cruising Association gilt stamps to upper cover and spine

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Sutherland, Peter C.

Lot 40: Sutherland, Peter C.

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Description: Sutherland, Peter C. Journal of a voyage in Baffin's Bay and Barrow Straits... London: Longman, Brown..., 1852. 2 volumes, 8vo, 2 tinted lithograph frontispieces, 1 tinted lithograph plate, 1 hand-coloured plate and 2 plain engraved plates, 2 folding tinted lithograph plates, original cloth gilt rebacked, bookplates of the Cruising Association and 'Regulations for the Libraries of the Metropolitan Police Force' to paste-down endpapers, slight loss to frontispiece, Cruising Association blind-stamps, Metropolitan Police Force library stamps, some darkening to pages, tears to map folds in volume 2, covers rubbed (2)

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The Dictionary of National Biography

Lot 41: The Dictionary of National Biography

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Description: The Dictionary of National Biography Stephen, Sir Leslie - Lee, Sir Sidney, editors The dictionary of national biography... Oxford/London: Oxford University Press/Humphrey Milford, [ - 1950] 22 volumes, 8vo, original blue cloth gilt, and 5 index volumes, and another additional index volume, Cruising Association bookplates and blind-stamps, a little rubbing, darkening to spines, Cruising Association gilt stamps to covers and spines, sold not subject to return (28)

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Thomson, Sir C. Wyville

Lot 42: Thomson, Sir C. Wyville

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Description: Thomson, Sir C. Wyville The voyage of the 'Challenger'... London: Macmillan, 1877. 2 volumes, first edition, portrait, 43 charts, maps and plates, original green cloth gilt, covers slightly rubbed ; Sparks, Jared Memoirs of the life and travels of John Ledyyard. Henry Colburn, 1828. 8vo, half-title, original[?] blue boards with paper label to spine, previous owners' signatures to endpapers and half-title, some foxing and dust-soiling, covers soiled and rubbed; all with Cruising Association blindstamps, Cruising Association bookplates and gilt stamp to covers and spines (3)

Condition Report: Thomson: Portrait and title of volume 1 slightly brownedprevious owner's signature to title, occasional pencil annotations, covers a little rubbed and bumped. Sparks: Internally, some dust-soiling, particularly marginal, also some foxing, covers and spine dust-soiled and a little rubbed, ownership signatures to endpapers and borrower's library record to paste-down endpaper. Condition Disclaimer Under the Conditions of Sale applicable to the sale of the lot, buyers must satisfy themselves as to each and every aspect of the quality of the lot, including (without limitation) its authorship, attribution, condition, provenance, authenticity, age, suitability and origin. Lots are sold on an 'as is' basis but the actual condition of the lot may not be as good as indicated by its outward appearance. In particular parts may have been replaced or renewed and lots may not be authentic or of satisfactory quality. Any statement in relation to the lot is merely an expression of opinion of the seller or Lyon & Turnbull and should not be relied upon as an inducement to bid on the lot. Lots are available for inspection prior to the sale and you are strongly advised to examine any lot in which you are interested prior to the sale. Our condition report has not been prepared by a professional conservator, restorer or engineer.

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Travels in Europe, including Carr, Sir John

Lot 43: Travels in Europe, including Carr, Sir John

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Description: Travels in Europe, including Carr, Sir John A tour through Holland... Richard Phillips, 1807. 4to, map, 20 plates, original boards; Robida, A. La vielle France, Touraine... Paris, [n.d.] 4to, original pictorial cloth; [Idem] La vielle France, Normandie... Paris, [n.d.] 4to, original pictorial cloth; [Idem] La vielle France, Bretagne... Paris, [n.d.] 4to, original pictorial cloth; Aulton, Margaret Fair Touraine... John Lane, 1925. Large 4to, cloth gilt, lithographs; Berlyn, Annie Sunrise-land, rambles in eastern England. Jarrold & Sons, 1894. 8vo, original pictorial cloth; MacDonell, Arthur A. Camping voyages on German rivers. Edward Stanford, 1890. 8vo, original red cloth gilt; Trollope, T. Adolphus A summer in Brittany. Henry Colburn, 1840. 2 volumes, 8vo, original cloth; Turner, J.M.W. - Watts, Alaric A. Liber fluviorum or, river scenery of France... Henry G. Bohn, 1853. 4to, engravings, blue cloth gilt; Jal, A. Scènes de la vie maritime. Paris, 1832. 3 volumes, contemporary quarter calf; Bunbury, E.H. A history of ancient geography. John Murray, 1879. 2 volumes, 8vo, quarter morocco, g.e.; and 22 others, all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spine, sold not subject to return (37)

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Voyage, Travels and Navigation, including Raleigh, Sir Walter

Lot 44: Voyage, Travels and Navigation, including Raleigh, Sir Walter

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Description: Voyage, Travels and Navigation, including Raleigh, Sir Walter The history of the world... Edinburgh: Archibald Constable, 1820. Five volumes in six, 8vo, contemporary half calf; Brassey, Mrs Sunshine and storm in the east... Longmans..., 1880. 8vo, contemporary half morocco; Hall, Basil, Captain Fragments of voyages & travels. Edinburgh: Robert Cadell, 1832. Second edition, 6 volumes (first and second series), small 8vo; Howell, John The life and adventures of Alexander Selkirk... Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1829. 12mo, boards; Carey, M.L.M. Four months in a dahabëéh. L.Booth, 1863. 8vo, coloured plates, blue calf gilt; Bartlett, W.H. The Nile boat... Arthur Hall, 1850. 8vo, plates, red morocco gilt; Bishop, Nathaniel Voyage of the paper canoe. Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1878. 8vo, original[?] brown cloth gilt; Delessert, M. Eugène Voyages dans les deux océans. Paris: A. Franck, 1848. 4to, contemporary half calf gilt, lacking plate and map; Scherzer, Karl, Dr. Narrative of the circumnavigation of the globe... Saunders, Otey... [n.d.] 8vo, first series only, original blue cloth gilt; Jack, R. Logan Northmost Australia. Simpkin, Marshal..., 1921. 2 volumes, first edition[?], green cloth; 'The Earl and The Doctor' South Sea bubbles. Richard Bentley and Son, 1872. Fifth edition, 8vo, red cloth; and a quantity of others, all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spines, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Worcester, George Raleigh Gray

Lot 45: Worcester, George Raleigh Gray

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Description: Worcester, George Raleigh Gray The junks and sampans of the Yangtze. Shanghai: the Statistical Department of the Inspectorate General of Customs, 1947. 2 volumes, 4to, plates and folding maps, green cloth gilt; [Idem] Junks and sampans of the Upper Yangtze. Shanghai: the Statistical Department.., 1940. 4to, plates and maps, original yellow boards with green cloth spine, boards soiled, stained and a little chewed; all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spines (3)

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Wright, George Newenham

Lot 46: Wright, George Newenham

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Description: Wright, George Newenham The shores and islands of the Mediterranean. London: Fisher, Son, & Co., [1840]. 4to, engraved title, folding map and 63 engraved plates, contemporary green half calf gilt, some light browning to plates, mostly marginal, rubbed, Cruising Association gilt stamp to upper cover and spine

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Yachting, Sailing, Sport and other subjects, a quantity including Vanderbilt, Harold S.

Lot 47: Yachting, Sailing, Sport and other subjects, a quantity including Vanderbilt, Harold S.

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Description: Yachting, Sailing, Sport and other subjects, a quantity including Vanderbilt, Harold S. Enterprise, the story of the defense of the America's cup in 1930. New York, 1931. 4to, blue cloth gilt; Thierry, Georges-P. A travers un siècle de notre yachting de course a voile. Paris, 1948. 4to; Cowper, Frank Yachting and cruising for amateurs. "The Bazaar...", [n.d.] Sixth edition, 8vo; Carrick, Robert W. The pictorial history of the America's cup races. 1965. 4to, blue cloth; Thomson, Winfield M. - Lawson, Thomas W. The Lawson history of the America's cup. Boston: 1902. 4to, limited edition presentation copy number 1030, cloth gilt, lacking plates; Dilke, Sir Fisher Observer on ranger. 1938. 4to; Reid, W., Lieutenant-Colonel An attempt to develop the law of storms. 1838. 8vo; Ferrel, William A popular treatise on the winds. New York, 1890. 8vo, blue cloth gilt; Martin-Raget, Gilles Legendary yachts. New York, [n.d] Folio, dust-jacket; Jeffery, Tim Beken of Cowes sailing thoroughbreds. Harvill Press, 1998. Folio, dust-jacket; and a quantity of other, all with Cruising Association bookplates, blind-stamps and gilt stamps to covers and spines, sold not subject to return (quantity)

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Architectural sketches - France

Lot 48: Architectural sketches - France

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Description: Architectural sketches - France 2 volumes, small folio (358 x 234mm.), c. 1829, approximately 144 pages of mounted pencil architectural drawings, sketches and watercolours, on paper or tracing paper, engraved plan of Lyon (1827) tipped in at end of one volume, uniform green half morocco, bindings slightly rubbed (2)

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Architecture, including Country Life

Lot 49: Architecture, including Country Life

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Description: Architecture, including Country Life Gardens old & new... London: Country Life, [n.d.] Fourth edition, 2 volumes, folio, original cloth; Ditchfield, P.H. The manor houses of England. 1910. 8vo, original cloth; Helm, W.H. Homes of the past. 1921. Large 8vo, original cloth; Cox, J. Charles - Ford, Charles Bradley The parish churches of England. 1935. First edition, original cloth, dust-jacket; Crossley, Fred H. The English abbey. 1949. Third edition, original cloth, dust-jacket; Braun, Hugh The English castle. 1947-8. Third edition, original cloth, dust-jacket; Jones, Sydney R. English village homes. 1947. Second edition, original cloth, dust-jacket; Gotch, J. Alfred The growth of the English house. 1909. 8vo, original cloth; Summerson, John Architecture in Britain, 1530 to 1830. 1955. 8vo, original cloth; Blunt, Anthony Art and architecture in France, 1500 to 1700. 1957. 8vo, original cloth; and a small quantity of others, sold not subject to return

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Burlington Fine Arts Club

Lot 50: Burlington Fine Arts Club

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Description: Burlington Fine Arts Club Exhibition of a collection of silversmiths' work of European origin, 1901. Folio, photographic plates; Idem] Exhibition of English embroidery executed prior to the middle of the XVI century, 1905. Folio, plates, some coloured; [Idem] Exhibition of early German art, 1906. Folio, plates; all green-brown cloth gilt, slightly soiled, hinges weak; Old English Plate Catalogue of a loan exhibition of old English plate, 1929. 4to, photographic plates, half vellum gilt; Moffatt, Harold Charles Old Oxford plate, 1906. 4to, photographic plates, blue cloth gilt, some spotting; sold not subject to return (5)

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