Lyon and Turnbull: Rare Books, Maps and Manuscripts, 407, Edinburgh

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/07/2014 - 05/07/2014
Page Size: 365 items in 15 pages
Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Adair, JohnA map of East Lothian. Edinburgh1740?GBP 300.00 - 350.00GBP 350.00
2Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d'Orbis Veteribus Notus... Paris 1763, GBP 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
3Arrowsmith, A.A new general atlas. Edinburgh1817GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 400.00
4Black, Adam & Charles, publishersBlack's general atlas. Edinburgh1851GBP 200.00 - 250.00GBP 238.00
5Blaeu, WilliamNova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula. AmsterdamGBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 2,750.00
6Cole, G.The British Atlas, comprising a complete set of county maps of England and Wales... and plans of cities and principal towns. London1810GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 875.00
7Constable, JohnEnglish landscape scenery, a series of forty mezzotinto engravings on steel by David Lucas. London1855GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00
10Imray, JamesRice ports of India. London1872GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 225.00
11Imray, JamesThe west coast of North America from San Blas to San Francisco. London1881GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 400.00
12Imray, JamesThe Irish or St George's Channel. London1875GBP 200.00 - 250.00GBP 225.00
13Imray, JamesIndian ocean [including Australia]. London1874GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 250.00
14Imray, JamesSouth Pacific. London1883GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 288.00
15Imray, JamesCoast of Brazil. London1882GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 325.00
16Imray, JamesNorth Pacific Ocean. London1880GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 325.00
18Pinkerton, JohnModern geography... London1807GBP 200.00 - 250.00GBP 325.00
19Seuter, MattheusNova et accurata totius regni Scotiae. Augsburg1740? GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 450.00
20Speed, JohnBedford shire and the situation of Bedford described. Probably London after 1676,GBP 150.00 - 200.00Not Sold
216 legal works - 16th and 17th century 6 legal works - 16th and 17th century James I, King of Scotland...The laws and acts of parliament by King James the first, and his royal successors... Edinburgh1682GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 350.00
22[Blackstone, Sir William]An analysis of the laws of England. Oxford1756GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00GBP 1,063.00
23Churchill, Sir Winston SpencerThe Order of Service for the funeral of the Right Honourable Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill. 1965GBP 500.00 - 700.00GBP 750.00
24Drummond, JamesAncient Scottish weapons. Edinburgh & London1881GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 450.00
25Edward Hyde, Earl of ClarendonThe history of the rebellion and civil wars in England. Oxford1707GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 250.00
26Gordon, General CharlesOfficial correspondence 1884, 1884,GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 1,000.00
27History of the Great War - Edmonds, Brigadier General J.E.Military operations in France and Belgium. 1927-1937. GBP 400.00 - 600.00GBP 575.00
28Household Brigade, TheThe journal of, edited by I.E.A. Dolby. London1862-1867 and 1869-80GBP 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Bernard Romans, <i>Map of the Seat of Civil War in America</i>, Philadelphia, 1775. Sold October 10, 2013 for $173,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> First Confederate imprint announcing the dissolution of the Union, Charleston, SC, December 20, 1860. Sold October 10, 2013 for $37,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> R.L. Hobson, <i>A Catalogue of Chinese Pottery and Porcelain in the Collection of Sir Percival David BT.</i>, F.S.A., 1934. Sold October 24, 2013 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Illuminated Book of Hours in French and Latin, France, circa 1500. Sold November 12, 2013 for $12,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Rex Stout, <i>Fer-de-Lance</i>, first edition, 1934. Sold November 21, 2013 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Group of five autograph letters signed by Albert Einstein, grappling with gravitation before publishing his General Theory, 1910-15. Sold November 26, 2013 for $161,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest H. Shepard, <i>Their Search for Small</i>, pen-and-ink illustration for page 39 of A.A. Milne's House at Pooh Corner, 1928. Sold January 23, 2014 for $47,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Harriet Jacobs, <i>Incidents in the Life of Slave Girl, Written by Herself</i>, first edition, 1861. Sold March 27, 2014 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Johann Schöner, <i>Opera Mathematica</i>, first collected edition, Nuremberg, 1551. Sold April 3, 2014 for $62,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Andreas Vesalius, <i>Compendiosa totius anatomie delineatio</i>, first edition of the first Vesalian piracy, 1545. Sold May 1, 2014 for $50,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edward Gorey, posters for the New York City Ballet, 1974-75. Sold May 7, 2014 for $2,750.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> John James Audubon, <i>Meadow Lark. Plate CXXXVI</i>, hand-colored plate from The Birds of America,1832. Sold June 3, 2014 for $16,250.
  • <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> China: The Camera Collection. An extensive collection of material from archives of John David Zumbrun and Camera Craft. Sold for US$ 317,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> Chernikhov, Yakov Geogievich. 1889-1951. <i>Architectural Cycles</i>. Sold for US$ 425,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> Turing, Alan Mathison. 1912-1954. On Computable Numbers, Application to the Entscheidungsproblem. Sold for US$ 50,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> CHERNIKHOV, YAKOV GEORGIEVICH. 1889-1951. Sold for US$ 173,000 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> GÖDEL, KURT. On Undecidable Propositions of Formal Mathematical Systems. Sold for US$ 47,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 4 June 2014:</b> FEYNMAN, RICHARD and LARRY GROBEL. Original Cassette Tape of an interview of Nobel prize winning physicist. Sold for US$ 37,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 5 June 2014:</b> A D-Day 48 star Ensign flown from LST-493, 6th June 1944. Sold for US$ 386,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 5 June 2014:</b> A Rare Enigma three rotor Enciphering Machine Germany circa 1942-44. Sold for US$ 92,500 inc. premium
    <b>Bonhams 5 June 2014:</b> Anonymous, alithographic poster, 1939. Sold for US$ 27,500 inc. premium
  • <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers:<br>Sale 322 - Fine Books and Manuscripts, August 6th.</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> Lot 8. MACKENZIE, Alexander. <i>Voyages from Montreal</i>. London, 1801. First edition. Est. $3-5,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> Lot 27. AUDUBON, John James. <i>The Birds of America</i>. New York and Philadelphia, [1839], 1840-1844. Est. $30-50,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> AUDUBON, John James and John BACHMAN. <i>Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America</i>. New York, 1845-1848. 3 vols. Elephant folio edition. Est. $200-400,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers:<br>Sale 322 - Fine Books and Manuscripts, August 6th.</b>
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> GREW, Nehemiah. <i>The Anatomy of Plants</i>. London, 1862. First edition. Est.: $1,500-2,500.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> APIANUS, Petrus. <i>Cosmographia</i>. Cologne, 1574. With 5 plates, 4 with volvelles. Est. $7-9,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> SMITH, Adam. <i>An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations</i>. London, 1776. 2 vols. First edition. Est. $60-80,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> (LOUIS-PHILIPPE I) MCKENNEY AND HALL. <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America</i>. Philadelphia, 1838, 1844. 3 vols. King Louis-Philippe I copy. Est. $140-180,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> GREENER, Richard. Diploma of first African American man to graduate Harvard College. Est. $10-15,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> (MIRO, Joan) <i>Lithographs I-VI</i>. New York and Paris, 1972, 1975, 1977, 1981 and 1992. 6 vols.<br>Est. $2-4,000.
    <b>Leslie Hindman Auctioneers August 6th:</b> HEMINGWAY, Ernest. <i>A Farewell to Arms</i>. New York, 1929. First edition. Est. $800-1,200.
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