Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs ft. the Library of the Late William St Clair



Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs ft. the Library of the Late William St Clair

Wed, 2nd Feb 2022 10:00
Sale number: 683
Location: Live Online | Edinburgh
Catalogue: View E-Catalogue

 

Our 02 February 2022 auction of Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs featuring the Classical and Romantic Library of the late William St Clair is led by an autographed letter from Mary, Queen of Scots to the French ambassador to England which sold for £32,500 including buyers premium, and a French first edition of Frans Balthasar Solvyns' Les Hinoûs which sold for £23,750 including buyers premium.

 

Name: Cathy Marsden
Email: cathy.marsden@lyonandturnbull.com

Name: Simon Vickers
Email: simon.vickers@lyonandturnbull.com
Telephone: +44 (0)131 557 8844

Lot 108 - Schranz, Joseph Le Bosphore

Sold for £2,250

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 110 - Smith, Thomas An Account of the Greek Church

Sold for £688

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 115 - Tancoigne, J.M. Voyage a Smyrne, dans l'Archipel

Sold for £875

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 117 - Thevenot, Jean de Relation d'un Voyage fait au Levant

Sold for £475

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 119 - Turkey and Greece a collection, comprising

Sold for £562

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 121 - Turkey, 6 volumes, comprising Thornton, Thomas

Sold for £550

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 122 - Turkish and Greek Travel including Slade, Adolphus

Sold for £812

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 127 - Wilson, William Rae Travels in Egypt and The Holy Land

Sold for £238

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 130 - Africa, 5 volumes, comprising Forbes, Frederick E.

Sold for £500

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 135 - Buxton, Thomas Fowell The African Slave Trade

Sold for £400

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 140 - 8 folio volumes, comprising [Maittaire, Michael]

Sold for £400

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 142 - Art and The Elgin Marbles 13 Books, including

Sold for £1,625

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 143 - Cipriani, Giovanni Battista Monumenti della Grecia

Sold for £875

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 147 - Couchard, André Choix d'Églises Bysantines en Grèce

Sold for £750

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 149 - Elgin Marbles - Burrow, Rev. E.I. The Elgin Marbles:

Sold for £688

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 156 - Ephesus and Mycenae Wood, J.T.

Sold for £325

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 159 - Montfaucon, Bernard de Antiquitates Graecae et Romanae

Sold for £350

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 162 - Spon, Jacob Recherches curieuses d'Antiquité

Sold for £450

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 163 - Tweddell, John Remains of John Tweddell

Sold for £450

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 165 - Wilkins, William Prolusiones Architectionicae

Sold for £375

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 167 - Worsley, Sir Richard Museum Worsleyanum, or a Collection

Sold for £1,188

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 168 - Stow, John The Survay of London

Sold for £1,062

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 169 - "Aristotle" The Whole of Aristotle's Works Complete

Sold for £475

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 171 - [Steele, Sir Richard] The Ladies' Library

Sold for £125

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 172 - 17th Century English books comprising

Sold for £2,125

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 175 - Ariosto, Ludovico Orlando furioso

Sold for £575

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 184 - French, 18th century works comprising

Sold for £375

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 185 - Godwin, William 6 novels in 20 volumes, comprising

Sold for £475

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 187 - Godwin, William An Enquiry concerning Political Justice

Sold for £2,125

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 189 - Grahame, Kenneth The Wind in the Willows

Sold for £4,250

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 191 - Lamb, Lady Caroline Graham Hamilton

Sold for £812

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 194 - Milles, Thomas Archaio-ploutos

Sold for £812

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 196 - Paine, Thomas The Rights of Man

Sold for £688

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 197 - Paine, Thomas 11 volumes, comprising Common Sense,

Sold for £1,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 200 - Spenser, Edmund [The Faerie Queen]

Sold for £2,000

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 202 - Aitchison, Craigie Williams, Andrew Gibbon

Sold for £625

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 206 - Stevenson, Robert and Alan Lighthouses

Sold for £500

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

 

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