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Auction Description for Dominic Winter: Printed Books & Maps
Auction Description:
Printed Books & Maps
Viewing Notes:
14th June 9am to 7pm. Morning of sale from 9am.
Sale Notes:
www.invaluable.com/dominic-winter

Printed Books & Maps

by Dominic Winter Auctions


762 lots | 287 with images

June 15, 2011

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

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Description: Aitken Samuel. Among the Alps. A Narrative of Personal Experiences, 1900, seventy-three tinted lithos. (complete as list), slight fraying to edges and dust-soiling to a couple of plts., inscribed by author at front, first line of inscription erased, contents loose (gutta-percha perished), orig. cloth gilt, rubbed and marked, oblong 4to. Neate A23. (1)

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Description: [America]. Authentic Copies of Letters between Sir Henry Clinton, K.B. and the Commissioners for Auditing the Public Accounts, 1793, [2], 41, [1]pp., uncut, stitched as issued, 8vo, together with Hartley (David), An Address to the Committee of the County of York, on the State of Public Affairs, 1781, 63, [1]pp., some dampstaining, disbound 8vo, (Sabin 30686), with Ramel (Jean Pierre), Journal de L'Adjudant-General Ramel..., L'un des Deportes a la Guiane apres le 18 Fructidor; sur les faits relatifs a cette journee, sur le transport, le sejour et l'evasion de quelquesuns des Deportes..., 2nd ed., 1799, 159pp., eng. port. frontis. trimmed to fore-edge margin, slight dust-soiling, disbound 8vo, (Sabin 67627), plus Kennaway (John H.), On Sherman's Track; or, the South After the War, 1867, eng. frontis. & title lined to verso, blind stamp to frontis. & ink stamp to verso of title, modern library buckram, library classification to spine, 8vo, (Sabin 37380) In the first volume Sir Henry Clinton provides examples of his correspondence with the Audit Office for supplying the army during the War in America. The second volume chiefly relates to the affairs in America and the third volume provides an account of the revolution of the 18th Fructidor, when Ramel and 600 Royalists were captured and deported to French Guiana in South America. (3)

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Description: Amundsen (Roald). The South Pole. An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the ÒFram, Ó 1910-1912, Translated from the Norwegian by A.G. Chater, 2 vols., 1st ed., 2nd impression, December, 1912, two folding colour maps, b & w illustrations, some light spotting, t.e.g., original maroon cloth in bright condition, 4to. (2)

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Description: Amundsen (Roald). Sydpolen den Norske Sydpolsfaerd Med Fram, 1910-1912, 2 vols., 1st ed., Kristiania, 1912, b & w illusts., folding charts, etc., two colour-printed folding maps detached and torn, with adhesive tape repairs, both vols. with marginal water-staining, sprinkled edges, orig. pictorial cloth gilt, some rubbing and soiling, 8vo, together with Gjennem Luften Til 88 Nord, 1st ed., Oslo, 1925, b & w plts., bookplate of K.A.J.V. Jensen on front pastedown, orig. cloth in chipped and frayed d.j., some foxing and rubbing, front panel creased, 8vo, plus Borchgrevink (Carsten E.), Naermest Sydpolen Aaret 1900..., Copenhagen, 1905, b & w illusts., colour-printed map, first few leaves lightly soiled, floral endpapers, sprinkled edges, contemp. green half cloth gilt, rubbed, spine ends frayed, 8vo. (4)

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Description: Atlases. A mixed collection of twelve atlases and map reference books, 19th & 20th century, including, Smith (C.), Smith's Classical Atlas Containing Distinct Maps of the Countries Described in Ancient history, both Sacred and Profane, 1809, calligraphic title page, fourteen engraved maps with orig. hand colouring (including 8 folding), hinges and joints weak, contemp. half calf, rubbed, worn and frayed, slim folio, together with, Butler (Samuel), An Atlas of Modern Geography, 1854, title page with contemp. manuscript ownership signature, twenty-eight folding engraved maps with original hand colouring, some spotting to first three maps, contemp. half morocco, boards detached, rubbed and worn, 8vo, with, Johnston (Alex. Keith), A School Atlas of Physical Geography, 1853, eighteen colour printed folding maps, occ. spotting, contemp. half morocco gilt, upper board detached, rubbed and worn, 8vo, together with another nine similar (12)

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