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

Printed Books & Maps

by Dominic Winter Auctions


617 lots | 240 with images

July 24, 2013

Mallard House

Broadway Lane, South Cerney

Near Cirencester, GL7 5UQ United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1285 860006

Fax: +44 (0)1285 862461

Email: info@dominicwinter.co.uk

Albert (Prince Consort of Queen Victoria of

Lot 1: Albert (Prince Consort of Queen Victoria of

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

Description: Albert (Prince Consort of Queen Victoria of England, 1819-61). The Progress of His Royal Highness Prince Alfred Ernest Albert Through the Cape Colony, British Kaffraria, the Orange Free State, at Port Natal, in the Year 1860, 1st ed., Cape Town, 1861, seventeen mounted albumen prints by Kirkman, York and one by Green, including ten after pictures by Bowler or Baines, nine woodcut illusts. to text, a few photo leaves with light vertical crease, some spotting and soiling throughout, contemp. ownership inscription to front free endpaper, inner hinges near broken, orig. gilt-dec. cloth, some wear to joints and extremities, 4to. The first book to be published in South Africa using real photographs. (1)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Albrizzi (Giovanni Battista). Forestiere

Lot 2: Albrizzi (Giovanni Battista). Forestiere

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

Description: Albrizzi (Giovanni Battista). Forestiere illuminato intorno le cose piu' rare e curiose, antiche, e moderne, della citta di Venezia..., Venice, 1796, forty-two eng. plts. (mostly folding), ÔProspetto della Chiesa Ducale di S.MarcO' with repaired tear within image, light staining to last few leaves and final plt., untrimmed, modern wrappers, spine faded with chipping to ends, 8vo. Important guidebook to Venice, first published in 1740. (1)

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

Lot 3: Alexander (Samuel, publisher). Photographic

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

Description: Alexander (Samuel, publisher). Photographic Scenery of South Africa, 1880, lithographed title, 100 collotype prints, mounted back to back, numbers 1-4, 12, 21, 54 & 96 with albumen prints pasted over, occasional spotting, previous owner inscriptions, a.e.g., original full burgundy morocco gilt, a little rubbed, 4to, together with Men of Mark. A Gallery of Contemporary Portraits of Men Distinguished in the Senate, the Church, in Science, Literature and Art, the Army, Navy, Law, Medicine, Etc., Photographed from Life by Lock and Whitfield, 3 vols., (2nd, 6th & 7th Series only), 1877-1883, 108 mounted oval portraits, scattered spotting, a.e.g., original green cloth gilt, light edge wear, 4to. (4)

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Amici (Domenico). Raccolta delle Principali Vedute

Lot 4: Amici (Domenico). Raccolta delle Principali Vedute

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

Description: Amici (Domenico). Raccolta delle Principali Vedute di Roma, c. 1840s, forty-three eng. plts. incl. title, variously dated in the plate impression 1832/47 but mostly 1830s, occ. minor spotting, contemp. qtr. morocco gilt over cloth, gilt-titled ÔItalie Souvenirs de Voyages 1853' to upper cover, rubbed, oblong folio. (1)

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

Lot 5: Anson (George). A Voyage Round the World, in the

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

Description: Anson (George). A Voyage Round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV... compiled from papers and other materials of the Right Honourable George Lord Anson, and published under his direction by Richard Walter..., 1st ed., printed for the author by John and Paul Knapton, 1748, forty-two eng. folding plts., plans and charts (approx. six with handling tear, incl. large tear to chart of America), occ. offsetting, subscribers list present, contemp. calf gilt, sometime rebacked, upper cover detached, rubbed and wear, 4to. Sabin 1626. (1)

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