Lyon and Turnbull: Rare Books, Maps and Manuscripts, 399, Edinburgh

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Auction Report
Auction Date
01/15/2014 - 01/15/2014
Page Size: 408 items in 17 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Amundsen, RoaldThe north west passage. 1908GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 225.00
2Artinano y de Galdacano, Gervasio de - Naval Architecture and MechanicsParis1822GBP 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
3Blakiston, Thomas W.Five months on the Yang-Tsze.. 1862GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 363.00
4British Rivers and the Thames, including Tombleson, William Eighty picturesque views on the Thames and Medway. c.1840?GBP 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
5Churchill, Winston SpencerThe river war. London1900GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 600.00
6Couch, JonathanA history of the fishes of the British islands. London1868-69. GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 688.00
7Crozet, Julien MarieCrozet's voyage to Tasmania, New Zealand. 1891GBP 200.00 - 250.00GBP 250.00
8Curtis, JohnShipwreck of the Stirling Castle. London1838GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 425.00
9Devereux, W. CopeA cruise in the "Gorgon".. London1869GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 300.00
10Earl, George WindsorThe eastern seas.. London1837GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 275.00
11Fox, Sarah PrideauxKingsbridge estuary, with rambles in the neighbourhood. Kingsbridge1864GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 163.00
12Francis, F.War, waves, and wanderings.. London1881GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 125.00
13Freycinet, Rose deJournal de Madame Rose de Saulices de Freycinet [Journal du voyage autour du monde]. Paris1927GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00Not Sold
14Gavin, C.M.Royal yachts. London1932GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 150.00
15Geography and Travel, a quantity, including Pietri, J.B. Voiliers d'Indochine.. Saigon1949GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 375.00
16[Glascock, William Nugent]Sailors and saints; or, matrimonial manoevres.. 1829GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 200.00
17Griffiths, Anselm John, CaptainObservations on some points of seamanship.. Cheltenham1824GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 225.00
18Inland Waterways, Narrowboats and Canoeing, a quantity, including Raven-Hart, Major R. Canoe errant on the Mississippi. 1938GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 550.00
19Luigi Amedo of Savoy, Duke of AbruzziOn the "Polar Star" in the Arctic sea. London1903GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 88.00
20M[a]cLure, RobertMc.Lure's discovery of the North West Passage. London1856GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 175.00
21Maritime Art and Catalogues, including The Macpherson Collection. Catalogue of a loan exhibition of old naval prints.. 1924GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 113.00
22Maritime History, a quantity including 'Lloyd'. Lloyd's book of house flags & funnels. Lloyd's1912?GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,375.00
23Mawson, Sir DouglasThe home of the blizzard. London1915GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 275.00
24Moore, MarkThe memoirs and adventures.. London1795GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 125.00
25Murdoch, W.G. BurnFrom Edinburgh to the Antarctic. London1894GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 163.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Miniature of Légende de la Vie de Sainte Catherine, illuminated manuscript, Bruges, later 15th century. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> John Milton, <i>Paradise Lost</i>, first edition work of binder James Scott, Glasgow, 1770. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Giacomo Berengario da Carpi, <i>Isagogae breves et exactissimae in anatomiam</i>..., pre-Vesalian anatomical textbook, Strassburg, 1530.<br>$15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Joseph Fox, <i>The Natural History of the Human Teeth</i>, first edition, London, 1803. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Guido Guidi, <i>Chirurgia è Graeco in Latinum</i>..., first edition in Latin, Paris, 1544. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Paolo Mascagni, <i>Anatomia Universale</i>, Florence, 1833. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Anatomes totius, aere insculpta delineatio</i>, first Jacques Grévin edition, Paris, 1565.<br>$2,500 to $3,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Anatomia</i>, woodcut text illustrations throughout, Venice, 1604. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries May 1:</b> Thomas Willis, <i>Crebri anatome. Cui accessit</i>..., first Octavo edition, London, 1664. $3,000 to $5,000.
  • <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> FIRE OF LONDON. A True Pourtraict with a Brief Description Of that Deplorable Fire of London.<br>US$ 6,000 - 8,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MATHER, INCREASE. A Brief History of the Warr With the Indians in New-England. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> SALEM WITCH TRIALS. Manuscript Document variously signed. US$ 8,000 - 12,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> REVERE, PAUL. The Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King-Street Boston. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DRURY, JOTHAM. PLANNING THE BOSTON TEA PARTY. Autograph Document Signed. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> LEXINGTON AND CONCORD. Bloody Butchery by the British Troops. US$ 25,000 - 35,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE. The New-England Chronicle. US$ 50,000 - 70,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> CORINTH, MISSISSIPPI IN 1862. Albumen print photograph. US$ 1,000 - 1,500.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION. By the President of the United States. US$ 15,000 - 20,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> [EDISON, THOMAS ALVA. 1847-1931.] Engraved $1 Bill, Endorsed and Signed by Charles L. Clarke on face. US$ 8,000 - 12,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> BASEBALL. Boston Union Athletic Exhibition Company Grounds. US$ 15,000 - 25,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> CASSIDY, BUTCH. Carte-de-visite police photograph.<br>US$ 20,000 - 30,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> [BUFFALO BILL.] <i>The Great Train Hold-Up & Bandit Hunters of the Union Pacific</i>. US$ 3,000 - 5,000.
    <b>Bonhams 7 Apr 2014, Eric Caren Archive:</b> MCCLELLAND, GEORGE WILLIAM. Eniac-Birth Certificate of Computer Age. 1880-1955. Typed Letter Signed. US$ 6,000 - 8,000.
  • <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>F. Scott Fitzgerald. The Great Gatsby. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1925.First edition, first issue in a near fine jacket.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Ernest Hemingway. The Sun Also Rises. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926. First edition, first issue.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Jack Kerouac. On the Road. New York: Viking, 1957. First edition, presentation copy.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>JRR Tolkien. The Hobbit. London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., 1937. First edition, fine copy in jacket.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Vladimir Nabokov. Lolita. Paris: the Olympia Press, 1955. First edition presentation copy inscribed on the half-title.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Tennessee Williams. A Streetcar Named Desire. Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1947. Inscribed by Tennesee Williams and Director Elia Kazan with additional inscriptions or signatures by all the cast members.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>T.S. Eliot. The Waste Land. Richmond, Surrey: Printed and published by Leonard and Virignia Woolf, 1923. First English edition, nscribed to Eliot’s patroness Lady Mary Lilian Rothermere.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Ernest Hemingway. Three Stories and Ten Poems. Paris: Contact Publishing Co., 1923. A mint first edition presentation copy of Hemingway’s landmark first book.
    <b>Sotheby's New York, 1 April 2014: </b> A Modern Library: The Gordon Waldorf Collection.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>William Faulkner. Light in August. New York: Harrison Smith & Robert Haas, 1932. First edition inscribed to Myrtle Ramey.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>James Joyce. Ulysses. Paris: Shakespeare & Co, 1922. First edition, one of 150 press-numbered copies on vergé d’Arches.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>F. Scott Fitzgerald. This Side of Paradise. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1920. First edition with jacket in fine condition.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Dashiell Hammett. The Thin Man. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, MCMXXXIV. First American edition. A presentation copy inscribed.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Raymond Chandler. Farewell, My Lovely. New York: Knopf, 1940. First edition presentation copy, being a copy that Chandler originally retained, inscribed on the front endpaper.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>J.D. Salinger. The Catcher in the Rye. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1951. First edition.
    <b>Sotheby's New York: </b>Anthony Burgess. A Clockwork Orange. London: Heinemann, 1962. First edition and a rare presentation copy inscribed by the author.
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