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GOURSAT, George
The World, London, 24 January 1911
Hubert Latham
345 x 205 mm., coloured lithograph, in good condition.
Stock number: 8891
£ 100
   

WARD, Sir Leslie
The World, London, 11 October 1910
H. G. Pelissier
350 x 205 mm., coloured lithograph, some very light foxing otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 8894
£ 35
   

WARD, Sir Leslie
The World, London, 20 September 1910
Arthur Coventry
350 x 205 mm., coloured lithograph, some very light foxing otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 8893
£ 50
   

EMU
The World, London, 1 November 1910
The Hon. Mr. Justice Scrutton
350 x 205 mm., coloured lithograph, in good condition.
Stock number: 8892
£ 60
   

WHITCOMBE, Thomas
L. Harrison for James Jenkins, London, 1817
The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793 to 1817The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793 to 1817The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793 to 1817The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793 to 1817The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793 to 1817The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793 to 1817The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793 to 1817The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793 to 1817
Quarto (340 x 275 mm.), recent half blue morocco, cloth boards with gilt rules, spine with raised bands with ornate gilt, gilt panelled title, gilt edged. Engraved title with vignette by W. Bartlett, 53 hand-coloured aquatints; two uncoloured etched illustrations on one plate supplied loose, with contemporary tissue guards, omitting leaf of subscribers, otherwise a good fresh example.
Stock number: 10751
£ 6,950
   

JENKINS, James
Printed for Js. Jenkins, no. 48, Strand, By L. Harrison & J.C. Leigh, 373, Strand, London, (1815-20)
The Martial Achievements of Great Britain and Her Allies; From 1799 to 1815.The Martial Achievements of Great Britain and Her Allies; From 1799 to 1815.The Martial Achievements of Great Britain and Her Allies; From 1799 to 1815.The Martial Achievements of Great Britain and Her Allies; From 1799 to 1815.The Martial Achievements of Great Britain and Her Allies; From 1799 to 1815.The Martial Achievements of Great Britain and Her Allies; From 1799 to 1815.The Martial Achievements of Great Britain and Her Allies; From 1799 to 1815.
Quarto (405 x 320 mm.), large paper copy, full red straight grained morocco, covers with gilt floral borders, central diagonal panel bearing royal arms, rebacked with ornate gilded raised bands, each compartment with blind and gilt borders and central gilt crown, gilt title, gilt edged. With engraved title (vignette uncoloured), engraved dedication leaf with the hand-coloured coat-of-arms of the Duke of Wellington, hand coloured aquatint title page (Martial Achievements, Vol. I), pp. viii, (2), in all 52 hand-coloured aquatint plates (15 on India paper), each with original tissue, pp. iv providing a list of subscribers, watermarked 1811 throughout, in good condition.
Stock number: 10750
£ 6,750
   

DOLLOND, Peter
London, c.1800
(Waywiser)(Waywiser)(Waywiser)(Waywiser)
A mahogany and brass-mounted waywiser, the wheel with iron tread and six rounded spokes, 31¾ in. (80.5 cm.) diameter. Surmounted by a circular engraved silvered-brass dial inscribed Dollond London, enclosed by a hinged glazed door complete with clasp. The dial has two hands and records yards, poles, miles and furlongs.
Stock number: 8371
£ 4,500
   

Goupil & Cie
Paris, 1909
Catalogue de la Maison Goupil & Cie
Quarto (280 x 200 mm.), with original publishers paper wrapper, pp. iv, 103. Small area of loss on upper cover, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 8898
£ 150
   

WATTEAU, Jean Antoine
London, c.1730
La Tourilere Comedien
305 x 220 mm., etching with one small rust mark lower centre otherwise in very good condition.
Stock number: 8805
£ 295
   

WELLS, Edward
Printed by W. Bowyer, for R. Wilkin, A. Bettesworth and C. Hitch, J. and J. Bonwicke, J ..., London, 1738
A Treatise of Ancient and Present Geography. Together with a Sett of MapsA Treatise of Ancient and Present Geography. Together with a Sett of Maps
200 x 130 mm., full contemporary mottled calf, gilt ruled, spine with gilt ruled raised bands with gilt title label affixed, with original blank end papers, advertisers leaf at the end and green silk marker. Engraved frontispiece, pp. (16), 181, (33), in very good condition.
Stock number: 8067
£ 150
   

GREENE, William Thomas
London, 1883-87[88]
Parrots in CaptivityParrots in Captivity
Octavo, three volumes (255 x 180 mm.). Full contemporary publishers green cloth, gilt parrot ornamentation to boards, light wear, otherwise in good condition. With 81 hand coloured lithographs.
Stock number: 7874
£ 3,250
   

GOULD, John
London, 1875
The Birds of New Guinea and the Adjacent Papuan Islands ...The Birds of New Guinea and the Adjacent Papuan Islands ...
Folio, publisher's original green cloth, gilt lined and ornately decorated on the spine. Volume two only with 58 hand coloured lithographic plates.
Stock number: 1865
£ 6,750
   

DIETRICH, David Nathaniel Friedrich
Jena, 1831-48
Flora Universalis in colorierten AbbildungenFlora Universalis in colorierten Abbildungen
Volume 9 only with 326 plates. Plate numbers 2274-2599.
Stock number: 1885
$ 9,500
   

WILLIAMS, Jonathan
Robert Aitkin, Philadelphia, 1799
Thermometrical Navigation. being a Series of Experiments and Observations, Tending to Prove that by Ascertaining the Relative Heat of the Sea-Water From Time to Time, The Passage of a Ship Through the Gulph Stream, and From Deep Water into Soundings, May be discovered in Time to avoid Danger. Thermometrical Navigation. being a Series of Experiments and Observations, Tending to Prove that by Ascertaining the Relative Heat of the Sea-Water From Time to Time, The Passage of a Ship Through the Gulph Stream, and From Deep Water into Soundings, May be discovered in Time to avoid Danger. Thermometrical Navigation. being a Series of Experiments and Observations, Tending to Prove that by Ascertaining the Relative Heat of the Sea-Water From Time to Time, The Passage of a Ship Through the Gulph Stream, and From Deep Water into Soundings, May be discovered in Time to avoid Danger.
Quarto (230 x 146 mm.), uncut, recent quarter calf, marble paper boards with gilt ruled boards and compartments to the spine, gilt title lettered upon the spine. Pp. xii, 98, [3], with folding engraved nautical chart of the North Atlantic Ocean at end, with light dust-soiling at extreme edges, otherwise in good condition.
Stock number: 8837
$ 9,950
   

BESLER, Basil
Eichstatt, 1613
Flos Solis maiorFlos Solis maior
510 x 400 mm., in FULL EARLY WASH COLOUR, excellent condition.
Stock number: 7990
$ 29,500
   

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